Multi-day trip

From Kathmandu: 12-Day Everest Base Camp Trek

Activity provider: Welcome Nepal Treks P.Ltd

From Kathmandu: 12-Day Everest Base Camp Trek

Activity provider: Welcome Nepal Treks P.Ltd

From US$ 844.25 per person

Discover the beauty of the Himalayas with a 12-day trekking adventure. Visit the Everest Base Camp and see many famous mountain peaks along the way.

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Duration 12 days
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Live tour guide
English
Small group
Limited to 15 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Embark on a 12-day hiking adventure through the Himalayas
  • See the mighty mountain peaks of Khumbetse, Nuptse, Lingtren, Lhotse, and many more
  • Visit the famous Everest Base Camp
  • Be escorted by experienced and knowledgeable guides
Full description
Day 1: Start with pickup from your hotel and travel to Tribhuvan Internation Airport to take an early flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. Upon arrival at Lukla, be transferred to the starting point and begin the trek to Phakding. Stay overnight at a tea house lodge. Day 2: Make your way from Phakding to Namche Bazar, located at an altitude of 3,440 meters. Stay overnight in the town of Namche Bazar. Day 3: Take a rest day to acclimatize to the altitude in Namche Bazar. Relax and enjoy a second overnight stay in the town. Day 4:  Depart from Namche Bazar and hike to Tyangboche located at 3,867 meters. Stay in Tyangboche overnight. Day 5: Leave Tyangboche and hike through a beautiful rhododendron forest. Cross a suspension bridge at Imja Khola, and head towards Minlinggo. Enter the Imjatse Valley beneath the mighty peaks of Ama Dablam, Nuptse, and Lhotse. Stay overnight in Dingboche, located at 4,260 meters.  Day 6: Spend a day acclimatizing to the altitude in Dingboche with an overnight stay at a tea house lodge. Day 7: Head towards Lobuche from Dingboche on a 5.5-hour hike. Stop for lunch in Dugla, and then arrive in Lobuche for an overnight stay at 4,930 meters.  Day 8: After breakfast at Lobuche, begin the trek to Everest Base Camp via Gorakshep. This is one of the most rewarding sections of the entire excursion. Follow the trail up the rocky paths with great views of the Khumbu glacier. Visit the famous Everest Base Camp located at 5,364 meters in altitude. Make your way back to Gorakshep where you will stay the night. Day 9: Hike from Gorakshep to Kala Patthar located at 5,545 meters, and then to Pheriche at 4,243 meters, where you will stay overnight in a tea house lodge. Day 10: Start your descent with a hike from Pheriche to Tyangboche located at 3,867 meters, then Trek- Pheriche to Namche Bazaar. (Altitude: 3440m)where you will spend the night. Day 11: Make your way back to Lukla from Namche Bazaar and a last night at lukla. Day 12: Early morning, board a scenic flight back to Kathmandu. You will be transferred to hotel by our tour representative. Stay overnight in Kathmandu.
Includes
  • Airport pickup and drop-off
  • All necessary paperwork and national park entry permits
  • Domestic airport pickup and drop-off
  • Return domestic flight between Kathmandu and Lukla
  • All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the trek
  • Experienced, helpful, and friendly guide
  • Salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transportation, and insurance for the guide
  • Sagarmatha National park entrance permit and fees
  • Trekker's Information Management System (TIMS) card fees
  • Duffle bag, if necessary
  • All government taxes, VAT, official expenses and service charges
  • Nepal entry visa fee
  • Travel insurance
  • Standard meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek
  • Porters
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
  • Hot showers during the trek
  • Personal clothing and gear, sleeping bag, and down jacket for trek
  • Gratuities (expected by guides and porters, but not mandatory)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 3 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts
  • All participants over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 22 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts
  • Masks are optional for this activity
  • All participants who are 12 years and older must present a Reinforced Green Pass that is valid in the EU and has a verifiable QR code. Reinforced Green Passes can only be obtained by uploading either proof of full vaccination or proof of a Covid-19 infection within the last 6 months to either the Green Pass or Covid Certificate app
  • Masks are required while indoors

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Your guide will greet you inside the airport arrivals terminal with a placard stating your name.

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What to bring

  • Passport

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

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