Season: September to May. Best Season: October and November, March and April.
Accommodation: trekkers huts and tents Altitude Starting Point: 2800 meters Highest Point: 5545 meters
Average trek per day: 5 - 6 hours
First Aid: We carry basic first aid kits and for the high altitude trek we also carry an oxygen bottle and gamma bags (inflatable pressure bag big enough to fit a person inside which simulate the conditions of lower altitude in order to help alleviate the symptoms of AMS)
Our Team: We have a dedicated and experienced team. Your guide knows the terrain well and is supported by a professional sherpa, cook and kitchen staff for camping. Our cooks are also highly experienced and understand what food to provide as the altitude varies. All of them have had a great deal of experience cooking for long term treks.
Itinerary: D1. Arrive - Kathmandu D2. Kathmandu D3. Kathmandu - Lukla (flight) - trek to Pakadin 2610 m D4. Namchi Bazar 3420m (trek) D5. Namchi Bazar (rest) D6. Namchi Bazar - Thyangboche 3860m (trek) D7. Thyangboche - Periche 4240 (trek) D8. Periche D9. Periche - Lobuche 4930m (trek) D10. Locucher - Gorak shep 5160m (trek) D11. Gorak shep - Kala Pattar 5545m - Everest base camp - Dingboche 4360m (trek) D12. Dingboche - Thyangboche (trek) D13. Thyangboche - Namchi Bazar (trek) D14. Namchi Bazar - Lukla (end of the trek) D15. Lukla - Kathmandu (flight) D16. Kathmandu D17. Kathmandu - back home
Everest Base Camp is nestled deep within the foothills of the mightiest mountains in the world. Trekkers get a close view of Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Thamserku, Tawache and other peaks of the Himalayan Chain, while trekking through both temperate and snow lined regions. Enjoy a kaleidoscope of environments, including Rhododendron and pine forests, rivers, Sherpa villages and Buddhist monasteries as you follow the main route from Khumbu to Namche Bazaar.
Note: We design only tailor-made tours, using our years of knowledge to create experiences that exceed expectations. It is a time consuming and specialized process, accordingly our prices reflect this personalized service. If you have a program from another agent that you’re happy with, please do not contact us to compare rates.