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Everest Base Camp Classic Trek - 23 Days

Everest Base Camp Classic TrekTrekking “The Everest Expedition Route” From Jiri to Everest Base Camp.

Everest Base Camp Classic Trek is start from Jiri. This trekking to Everest Base Camp, follows the traditional route taken by the early Everest expeditions and still serves as main artery to the Road less Everest region. Known as the Solukhumbu, it is the homeland of the Sherpas. This relatively tiny society of about 8,000 people is the best known and most admired of all Nepal’s ethnic groups. According to their oral history, Sherpas migrated to high valleys, south of Mt.Everest from eastern Tibet about 45o years ago. Hence the name Shar-pa “Peoples of the east”. Many families along this trekking route have converted their homes into t trekkers lodges catering

Maximum Elevation: 5545 mtrs.

Trek Duration: 23 days

Mode of Operation: Tea House and Camping

Trip Grade: Moderate and Strenuous

Season: Mar, Apr, May, Jun-Sept, Oct, Nov, Dec.

Attraction: Spectacular views of the Himalayas, Exciting ethnic or Sherpa peoples and village, Abundance of wildlife, Majestic water falls, Beautiful shining rivers, Bamboo forest with abundance of wildlife, Spiritual Buddhist monasteries, Tengboche Monastery, Gokyo ice lake, Snow covered everest range,Khumbu Glacier, Sherpa’s’ Tradition and Culture, Library on the world highest place, World highest peak in the front.

Everest Base Camp Classic Trek Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu; Greet and meet you at airport; Transfer to hotel; Overnight at hotel.

Day 02: Half day guided city tours (Include world heritage sites: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupati Nath Temple, Swayambu Nath and Buddha Nath Stupa); Afternoon pre-trip discussion of the trek; Overnight at Hotel.

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Jiri; Overnight at Camp or Hotel.

Day 04: Trek from Jiri to Bhandar; (6-7 hrs.)1750 mtrs.

Day 05: Trek from Bhandar to Sete; (5-6 hrs.)2040 mtrs.

Day 06: Trek from Sete to Junbesi; (5-6hrs.)2675 mtrs.

Day 07: Trek from Junbesi to Thaksindo; (5-6 hrs.)2934 mtrs.

Day 08: Trek from Thaksindo to Khari Khola; (6-7 hrs.)2070 mtrs.

Day 09: Trek from Khari Khola to Surkhe; (6½hrs.); 2630 mtrs.

Day 10: Trek from Chauri Kharka to Phakding; (5-6 hrs.); 2653 mtrs.

Day 11: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazzar. (5-6 hrs.); 3440 mtrs.

Day 12: Acclimatization day at Namche Bazzar and Hike to around Namche Bazzar or Khunde- Khumjung villages.

Day 13: Trek from Namche Bazzar to Tengboche; (5-6 hrs.); 3867 mtrs.

Day 14: Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche; (6-7 hrs.); 4260 mtrs.

Day 15: Acclimatization day at Dingboche and hike to Chhukung; (3½ hrs.); 4730 mtrs.

Day 16: Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche; (5 hrs.); 4930 mtrs.

Day 17: Trek from Lobuche to Gorak Shep; (3-4 hrs.); 5170 mtrs. Everest Base came (3 hrs.); 5364 mtrs.

Day 18: Hike up to Kalapatthar (2 hrs.); 5545 mtrs. And Walk down to Pheriche (5 hrs.); 4280 mtrs.

Day 19: Trek from Pheriche to Namche Bazzar; (5-6 hrs.) 3440 mtrs.

Day 20: Trek from Namche Bazzar to Phakding; (05-6 hrs.); 264o mtrs.

Day 21: Trek from Phakding to Lukla; (5-6 hrs.); 2886 mtrs.

Day 22: Fly Back from Lukla to Kathmandu.

Day 23: Drop to airport for your final flight departure.

(Note: This is full trip Itinerary, If anyone interested for the half trip after arrival in Nepal, we can arrange half trip itinerary also)

Trip Cost Includes

  • All airport/Hotel transfers
  • 3 or 4-star level Hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • Welcome and farewell dinner.
  • All lodging and fooding during the trek.
  • A full day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley including tour guide and entrance fees.
  • Domestic flights and Airport taxes.
  • An experienced English-speaking trekking guide, Assistant trek guide and Porters to carry luggage (2 Trekkers:1 porter ) including their salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging
  • All necessary paper work and Trekking permits or National park permit, TIMS Card)
  • All government and local taxes if necessary.

Trip Cost Excludes

  • Nepal visa fee.
  • International Airfare to and from Kathmandu.
  • Excess baggage charges.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, Late departure, Early return from mountain (Due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary.
  • Lunch and Evening meals in Kathmandu (And also in the case of early return from mountain than the scheduled itinerary).
  • Travel and Rescue insurance.
  • Personal expenses (Phone Calls, Laundry, Bar bills during the trekking, Battery recharge, Extra porters, Bottle or Boiled water, Shower etc).
  • Tips for Guides and Porters.