• Everest Base Camp trekking

Everest Base Camp trekking with Gokyo Lake

Day 01 Arriving in Kathmandu (1350m). Arriving in Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) you will meet with me then transfer to hotel by private vehicles then stay at the Hotel. Day 02 Kathmandu-Lukla-Phakding Our guide will come to pick up at your Hotel early in the morning and drive to Domestic Airport in Kathmandu. You will […]

Day 01 Arriving in Kathmandu (1350m).

Arriving in Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) you will meet with me then transfer to hotel by private vehicles then stay at the Hotel.

Day 02 Kathmandu-Lukla-Phakding

Our guide will come to pick up at your Hotel early in the morning and drive to Domestic Airport in Kathmandu. You will fly to Tenzing Hillary Lukla Airport (2828m, 30 minutes) to start Everest Base Camp trekking. From Lukla, trek to Phakding. The trail is mostly downhill. You will pass monasteries, Buddhist prayer Stone with Matra written, mane walls, and Chheplung, Ghat villages and view of Kusum Kangaru, Konde and Khumbila etc. You will hike 3 hours today. Phakding is located 2610m elevation, overnight at Lodge.

Day 03 Phakding-Namche Bazar

Today a first day of Everest Base Camp trekking , you will trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar. The trail from Phakding to Jorsalle is easy.  The trail from Jorsalle to Namche is mostly climbing. Monjo is Sagarmatha entry point. Your guide will check in your Permit.  When you climb half way from Jorsalle, you will have first view of Mt. Everest and other mountain such as Thamserku, Kangtega, Konde etc. Phakding to Namche takes 5-6 hours walk. Namche Bazar is located at 3440m elevation, Overnight at Lodge.

Day 04 Acclimatization rest day at same place.

Today is acclimatization day. This morning, you will hike up Syangboche, Everest View Hotel and Khumjung village. The Himalayas views including Thamserku, Mt.Everest (world highest peak), Mt. Lhotse, Konde, Kangtega, Ama Dablam, Tawoche are excellent from Everest view Hotel. This round trip will take 4-5 hours walk. In the afternoon, you will take a rest or walk around Namche Bazar.

 

Day 05 Namche-Dole

Today, you will trek from Namche to Dole. The trail from Namche to Kyanjuma is nice and easy. Trek from Kyanjuma to Mong La is all climbing. You have to trek down to from Mong la to Phortse Tenga and climb up to Dole. The views are great from Kyanjuma and Mong-La and if you are lucky, you have chance to see wild animal musk deer. The trek from Namche to Dole is 6-7 hours walk. Dole is located at 4230m elevation. , overnight at Lodge.

Day 06 Dole-Machhermo

Today, you will trek from Dole to Machhermo. You will have nice Mountain View during the trek. Dole to Machhermo takes 4-5 hours walk. The trail is slowly uphill to Machhermo. Machhermo is located at 4470 m elevation, Overnight at Lodge. In the afternoon, you will climb title bit more than Machhermo for acclimatization.

 

Day 07 Machhermo-Gokyo Lake

Today, you will Trek from Machhermo to Gokyo Lake. The trail from Machhermo to Gokyo Lake is nice and easy. You will have nice view of Cho oyu, Cholatse and other mountain view during the trek. Trek from Machhermo to Gokyo Lake takes 4-5 hours walk. The Gokyo Lake is located at 4790 m elevation, Overnight at Lodge. In the afternoon, you will explore around Ngozumpa Glacier and Gokyo lakes.

Day 08 Gokyo Ri and Gokyo Lakes

This morning, you will hike up to Gokyo Ri (5330m) for the best view of Mt. Everest, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Pumori, Nuptse and many other mountain with nice view of Gokyo Valley. After that, walk back to Gokyo Lake (4 hours walking). In the afternoon, you may walk around 4th or 5th Lakes for another nice and close view of Mt. Cho Oyu or take a rest, Overnight at Lodge.

Day 09 Gokyo Lake-Thannak

Today, you will trek from Gokyo Lake to Thannak. The trail is nice and easy. You will walk all the way on Ngozumpa Glacier. It takes 3-4 hours walk from Gokyo Lake to Thannak. The Thannak is located at 4700 m elevation, Overnight at Lodge. This afternoon, you will take a rest. You need to save your energy for Chola Pass.

Day  10 Thannak-Dzongla

Today, you will have breakfast early in the morning and start the trek. Today is one of the hardest day. The trail is all the way climbing up to Chola Pass. From the pass, you will have nice Mountain and valley View. The Chola-pass is located 5368 m elevation.  After that trek down to Dzongla. Thannak to Dzongla takes around 8 hours walk. Dzongla is located at 4800 m elevation, Overnight at Lodge.

Day 11 Dzongla-Lobuche

Today, you will trek from Dzongla to Lobuche. The trail is nice and short. Dzongla to Lobuche takes only 3 hours walk. You will have view of Nuptse, Pumori, Nirekha, Lobuche Peak, Ama Dablam , Cholatse etc. Lobuche is locate at 4930m elevation, Overnight at Lodge. In the afternoon, you may walk around Italian Pyramid or Khumbu Glacier.

Day 12 Lobuche-Gorak Shep-Everest Base Camp

Today, you will trek from Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5100m). The trail is slowly uphill to Ghorak Shep. Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep takes around 3 hours walk. You will check in at the Lodge. After that, you will have Lunch and hike to Everest Base Camp (5350 m,). Ghorak Shep – Everest Base Camp – Ghorak Shep round trip takes 4 hours walk. You will have nice and closed view of Khumbu glacier then back to Gorak Shep, overnight at Lodge.

 

Day 13 Gorak shep- Kalapattar-Pheriche

Today, you will hike up to Kalapattar (5550 m) early in the morning for Closed view of Mt. Everest, Pumori, Nuptse, Ama Dablam and other mountain then back to Ghorak Shep for Breakfast. After that trek down to Pheriche . The trail from Ghorak Shep to Pheriche is all the way down via Lobuche and Thokla. Ghorak Shep – Kalapather- Ghorak Shep – Pheriche takes 7-8 hours walk. The Pheriche is located at 4200 m elevation, overnight at Lodge.

Day 14 Pheriche-Namche

Today, you will trek from Pheriche to Namche Bazaar. The trail is from Pheriche to Namche is mostly downhill. You will have many small villages such as Shomare, Pangboche, One of the biggest Tengboche Monastery, Phunki Tenga, Kyanjuma during the hike. The trek from Pheriche to Namche takes 6 hours walk. It is located at 3440m elevation, overnight at Lodge.

Day 15 Namche-Lukla

Today, you will trek from Namche to Lukla. The trail is mostly downhill. You will pass many villages such as Jorsalle, Monjo (Sagarmatha National Park check post), Banker, Phakding, Ghat, Chheplung etc. The trek from Namche to Lukla takes 6-7 hours walk. Lukla is located at 2828 m elevation, overnight at Lodge.

Day 16 Lukla-Kathmandu

Early flight from Lukla to Kathmandu in the morning (30 minutes) and check in at the Hotel in Kathmandu. In the afternoon, you have free and shopping day for family and friends.

Day 17 Departure

Final departure to international airport as per your schedule .