Short Everest Base Camp Trek
- Trip Duration 10 Days
- Destination Nepal
Short Everest Base Camp Trek: 10 Days Itinerary, Map and Price
Short Everest base camp treks are like your dream trekking route that you must engage with. A trekking fan can walk a distance from Lukla to the best appropriate time of the year is JAN to May and mid-August to December. This relentless walk is the best exponent of how one can explore snowfall, narrow trail and during the trip; the traveler can enjoy their time with irresistible snow-clad mountains which creates excitement for trekkers. In the first schedule of the trek, trekkers will love to walk from Lukla to Namche and may end up with Everest base camp. Because of higher altitude and inclement weather, those are having fitness issue are advised to not to trek long route.
10 Days Everest Base Camp Short Trek A daily walk of 4 hours is required in order to see and explore Sherpa hospitality and warm reception in the remotest villages that you will suppose to stay. For trekking, you need to get engaged a seasoned trekking company who will make arrangement and schedule your trip with ease. Though there are many ways you can commence your trip it is a recommendation to follow the trekking company suggestion. They will arrange and offer the best affordable prices of packages, guide, cost and itinerary which make sense to get the best convenient trekking offers.
If you are a trekking follower and loves to involve the exciting trek then do choose trekkers company that previously have seasoned track-record especially when considering the tough route and inclement weather challenges. By choosing the best trekking company you are in safeguard simply because the entire trek duration takes longer than you anticipate. Short Everest base camp trek 10 Days is basically coming under short trek route and it will give you a chilling and nail-biting experience.
Before or during the trekking trip if some reasons like unexpected hurdles and possible barrier come then the trekking agency can change their schedule for the betterment of the trekker’s. In such a rare case, the trekking company will request to trekkers for cooperation with them and kindly understand the situation. But mostly the aim of seasoned trekking company is to go ahead its pre-scheduled tour and follow the itinerary as per as notified to them.
10 Days Short Everest Base Camp Trek a day 1 of the trekking tour begins with your arrival at Kathmandu. Then the trekking company will straightway reach you in the hotel that you will be staying on. After all the deal formalities are ended up the trekking agency will instruct you what you have to do and you will get lively accommodation with food arrangement and complete refreshment. Each day you will get to see a new trek schedule and you will fortunate to visit all the renowned places like Namche Bazaar to Tengboche which is a famous monastery of the Everest region.
We take early flight from Kathmandu to Lukla (2886m.). Upon arrival at Lukla, we would be refreshed in one of the hotels and then start our trek to Phakding (2640 m.). We trek following a gentle climb up the mountainside on the left bank of the Dudh Koshi. Nupla (5885m) can be seen in a stone throwing distance on the opposite bank. In the late afternoon, we reach Phakding. Overnight at tea house lodge.
Having breakfast at Phakding, we commence our trek to Namche Bazaar (3440 m.).The trail goes along the right bank of Dudh Koshi. Thamserku is standing majestically skyward on the opposite bank. We then reach Bengar. The trail now climbs from the riverbed on the left bank into the mountain, through a forest to Chumoa. We continue along the trail with many ups and downs; cross a stream, and pass by the tiny village Monjo. We then come to Sagarmatha National Park Service where a park entrance fee is to be deposited. We follow a short walk along the riverbed of this V-shaped valley where the river forks Dudh Koshit to the right Bhote Koshi to the left. Now we begin steep ascent to Namche Bazar. On the way, we would have excellent views of Everest (8848m) and Lhotse (8516m.).Surrounded on three sides by mountain ranges, Namche Bazar (3440m) is a central hub of the area for food, trekking gears and other necessary goods. Overnight at tea house lodge.
Taking breakfast at Namche Bazaar, we would be heading towards Tyangboche (3867 m.). The trail goes ahead leaving a steep cliff that drops down to the Dudh Kosi. In this section too, we would have a panoramic view of the Himalayas such as Ama Dablam (6812m), Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse (7855m) and Tawoche (6501m). We would visit Trashinga, Phunki Tenga and reach Tyangboche. Tyangboche offers a good view of sun rise and sun set at Everest and Ama Dablam. Overnight at tea house lodge.
We trek from Tyangboche to Dingboche (4260 m.). Leaving Tyangboche at the backdrop, we descend through a rhododendron forest and enter Deboche. Crossing a suspension bridge at Imja Khola, we head towards Minlinggo and inter Imjatse Valley beneath the mighty peaks of Ama Dablam, Nuptse and Lhotse. We finally come to Dingboche. Overnight at tea house lodge.
It is our turn to head towards Lobuche from Dingboche which is situated at a distance of five and half hours normal walk. The onward trail is gentle up to Pheriche village. Along the trail, we would be privileged to have panoramic views of the Mt.Tawache, Ama Dablam, Pokalde (5741m), Kongma-tse (5820m) and the great wall of Nuptse. We would have lunch at Dugla (4595m) and trek to Lobuche. Overnight at tea house lodge.
Having breakfast at Lobuche, we trek to Everest Base Camp via Gorakshep (5140m.). It is the most rewarding section of the trek. Our trail winds up through rocky path and Khumbu glacier. The view of Nuptse, Lho-La and Khumbutse appear at a stone throwing distance. Visit Everest Base Camp and come back to Gorakshep. Overnight at tea house lodge.
We trek from Gorakshep to Kala Patthar (5545m.) and trek to Pheriche (4243m.). Early morning, we get ready to climb Kala Patthar (5545m.) and enjoy the view of sunrise. We would see Mt. Everest, Mt. Pumori, Mt. Lingtren, Mt. Khumbetse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Thamserku and many more from Kala Patthar. Himalayan Rescue Association Aid Post is available at Pheriche. Foreign volunteer doctors are there to provide medical treatment. Overnight at tea house lodge.
It is our turn to trek from Tyangboche to Namche Bazaar (3440 m ). It takes about four and half hours to reach Namche Bazaar from Tyangboche. En route we will visit traditional villages like Khumjung and Khunde. We will be visiting monastery that has Yeti Scalp. Finally, we come to Namche Bazaar in the late afternoon. Overnight at tea house lodge.
Having breakfast in the teahouse at Namche Bazaar, we trek to Lukla. It is the last day of our trek. Lunch will be served on the way. Upon arrival at Lukla, we would get refreshed and take rest. Overnight at tea house lodge.
We board our early flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. Upon arrival at TIA, we would be received by our representatives and transfer to hotel. In the afternoon, we go for shopping. Farewell dinner will be served in Bhojan Griha, a typical Nepali restaurant.
- Airport picks up and drops by private car/van/bus.
- Your standard meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trekking.
- All necessary paper works and national park entry permits.
- Domestic airport pick up and drop by car/ Flight Ticket (LUK-KTM-LUK) / domestic airport Tax.
- All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks.
- An experienced, helpful and friendly Guide, porters (1 porter for 2 peoples).
- Salary, Food, Drinks, Accommodation, Transportation and Insurance for the Guide and Porter.
- Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
- Sagarmatha National park entrance permit and fees.
- Trekker's Information Management System (TIMS) card fees.
- First aid medical kit.
- Duffle bag if necessary.
- Farewell dinner in typical Nepali Restaurant with cultural dance show
- All our government taxes, vat, official expenses & service charges
What's not Included
- Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu). You will require 2 passport size photos.
- Your Travel insurance.
- Lunch and dinner while you are in Kathmandu.
- Kathmandu Hotel
- All the alcoholic and non alcoholic Drinks.
- Sweet things like chocolate.
- Hot shower during the trekking.
- Tipping (expected by guides and porters, but not mandatory)