Everest Basecamp and Kalapathar trek, also known as EBC trek, is highly preferred by many trekkers around the world while trekking in Nepal. It is challenging and awe-inspiring at the same time. The EBC trek takes you to a mind-blowing elevation of 5555m. During the Everest Basecamp and Kalapathar trek, the trinity of temperatures, snow and altitude treat you roughly. Nevertheless, if one has the determination, the discipline and the will to conquer their fears, this trek proves to be a once in a lifetime experience. Everest Basecamp and Kalapathar trek unravels to you mesmerizing views of the ‘roof of the world’ and rich cultures, along the way. You can get an adrenaline rush while walking through the shaky suspension bridges to the base camp.
The Everest Basecamp and Kalapathar trek also promises numerous opportunities to explore remote ethnic villages and sites like Namche Bazar, Tengboche Monastery, Khumjung and Pangboche Sherpa villages.Reassuringly, you will use your cameras with your jaws wide open. There is no boundary to the appealing values the EBC trek offers. Outstanding sites like Kalapathar and Khumbu Glacier will remain in your memory for months if not years.
Trekking in Nepal is bound to get tremendously adventurous with the Everest Basecamp and Kalapathar Trek.
Art Summit Travel and Tour’s representative will pick you up from Tribhuvan International Airport on your arrival in Kathmandu, Nepal and transport you to our hotel. You will have some down time to rest, have showers and eat. This evening you will meet our guides for a thorough briefing over our Everest Base Camp Trek itinerary.
One of the exciting and impressive flight to Lukla takes twenty-five minutes. Then meet the team and begin trek it is approximately three and half hours walking to Phakding.
Today we ascend steeply to Namche, passing through suspension bridge, Monjo and Jorsale villages, also you see first glams of mount Everest before getting to destination. Namche isvery famous for Serpa culture, as you reach Namche, there are may shops and tea houses to attract tourist, it takes six to seven hours.
Namche is an interesting place to look around. Hiking to the Everest view point and museum,it helps you to acclimatize andit offers stunning views of Ama Dablam, Nuptse, Lhotse and Everest.
Today’s walk will be six hours via rhododendronforest and suspension bridge, before getting to Tengboche approximately need to walk steep accent three hours. As you reach there see a Tengboche monastery, which is biggest monastery in the khumbu region and it was built in 1923. Local climbers before heading to Everest expedition they do big rituals ceremony to get success in their expedition.
First descend to Debuche then ascend to Dingnboche, it takes more less six hours, passing through the beautiful carving main stones and traditional Srepa village Pangboche.Along the way gorgeous glimpses of Lhotse, Island Peak, and Ama Dablam and weather changes dramatically in this circumstance.
Today is another day for acclimatization. Many trekkers hike to the Chhukung (4710m.) valley for adopting altitude. Can have stunning view of the Iceland peak and Lhotse south face along the way.
Today walk will be four hours, the trail almost accent to the Lobuche. Continues and passes by stone memorials of climbers who passed way during the Everest expedition. As you get on the Thukla top see the glams of Lobuche peak. Lobuche is small place and few tea houses, very rare people gets altitude sickness form here.
Today your dream changing in to the reality, this is the great opportunity to get close of the mount Everest. You are only allowed to go the Everest rock with out climbing permit. as you reach there you can see the camps and people, who going to attempt the submit as well as Khumbu icefall also it is known as popcorn icefall, and get back to Gorak shep.
Early morning hike up to Kalapattar(5550m.) you can see first sun light onmount Everest(8848m.) form Kalapatthar magnificent view of Nuptse, Pumori, Chagatse, Lhotse and countless others, and get back to teahouse then heading to Pheriche.
This will be long day around eight hours but because of loosening elevation will be easy. Same way getting back to Namache.
We are going back to Lukla along Dudh Koshi, Jorsale, Monjo and Phakding. And exiting out of the Everest national park. This is the last night you can share your memories, happiness and calibration with team, next day will not see them.
Early morning good bye to crew and fly to Kathmandu.
Free or additional day if the flight had been canceled Lukla – Kathmandu
Today is the final day of your Everst Base Camp Trek. Our shuttle driver will come to your hotel 3 hours before your flight departure and deliver you to Tribhuvan International Airport. If you are remaining in Nepal, please let us know. We will be delighted to arrange extra activities for you in Nepal.