Everest Base Camp Budget Trek
Duration : 11 Days/10 Nights
Destination : Kathmandu-Lukla-Khumjung Village-Namche Bazaar
Mt. Everest (8848.86m) and the Khumbu Valley are known to house some of the most famous trekking trails in Nepal. As such, the Everest Base Camp Trek is the most iconic of them all. The trek explores the natural and cultural riches of the Everest region and concludes at the Everest Base Camp. As such, the Everest Base Camp Budget Trek is a shorter version of this grand adventure. Thus, this trip visits the beautiful destinations which have attracted thousands of travelers across the world. All in all, this trip is best for those who want to trek in the Everest region in a limited time frame.
Like any other trip in Nepal, your adventure begins in Kathmandu. Next, you head to the Everest region on a short flight to Lukla. Here, you land at the Tenzing Hilary Airport and begin the trek. You will trek across the Dudh Koshi River and reach Phakding on your first night on the trek. Then, you enter the Sagarmatha National Park as you relish its biodiversity on the way to Namche. At Namche Bazaar, you can explore the village and experience modern amenities in the company of the Himalayas. Further, you continue along the Imja River to reach Tengboche. From here, you continue to ascend to Dingboche.
Then, the trails enter the snowy region as you continue to Thukla. Crossing the Thukla Pass, you head to Lobuche. Further, you trek along the Khumbu Glacier to reach Gorak Shep. Finally, you make the trek to Everest Base Camp while enjoying the views of Mt. Everest (8848.86m), Pumo Ri (7165m), and Nuptse (7861m). At the Base Camp, you can also relish the sights of Khumbu Glacier and Icefall. After you return to Gorak Shep, you hike to KalaPatthar. It is one of the most famous vantage points to soak in the views of Everest Himalayas. For the final part of the trek, you descend through Sherpa villages and reach Lukla. A scenic flight from Lukla brings you back to Kathmandu.
Everest Base Camp Budget Trek is a grand and difficult trip in the Himalayas. So, it is necessary for the trekkers to be in good physical condition. Similarly, the autumn and spring seasons are the best times to do the trek.
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Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2860m) and trek to Phakding (2610m) 3-4 hours.
On this day, you will be transferred to the airport for a short scenic flight to Lukla. It is a less than 30 minutes flight with astonishing views of mountains, forests, and river valleys. After landing in Lukla, we begin our trekking to Phakding. The trail leads to Phakding enjoying the natural scenario along the way.
Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3446m) 6-7 hours.
On this day, we trek to Namche Bazaar from Phakding Village through Dudh Koshi riverside. The trail is pleasant with the views of forests of pine, fir, and Rhododendron trees. We reach Monjo which is the entrance of Sagarmatha National Park. The views of giant mountains are impressive while walking through the trail.
Acclimatization Day Visit Khumjung Village, Hotel Everest View (3880m).
It is acclimatization day in Namche so you have enough time to explore the lifestyle of locals. Short hiking can be the utilization of time. High altitude can be harmful if we ignore resting. It is necessary to adjust your body with high elevation. Visit Sagarmatha National Park and hiking to Hotel Everest View. You can view the world’s amazing panoramic scenes of the earth and get a chance to observe uniquely different Sherpa Culture.
Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3860m) 5 -6 hours.
After breakfast in Namche, we begin trek today. The trekking trail leads to Tengboche. The wonderful view of Mt. Everest and Mt. Ama Dablam is breath-stopping for you. These giant mountains seem to be so near there. If you are lucky, the Mani Rimdu festival in the monastery gives an everlasting experience of the dancing of monks wearing masks. The festival is significant for the region.
Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche (4360m) 5 -6 hours.
On this day, we reach Dingboche by enjoying beautiful scenarios of mountains and landscapes. The panoramic views of snow-capped mountains and varied landscapes give a pleasant experience while walking through the route. The pasture lands and some huts that can be seen through the region are mostly abandoned except for some settlements along the way.
Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche (4910m) 5-6 hours.
On this day, we begin climbing to Dugla and continue to Khumbu Glacier. The astonishing views of Tawache and Cholaste are eye stacking. You can feel the high altitude because of the extreme cold in Lobuche Village.
Trek from Lobuche to EBC (5360m) to Gorakshep (5160m) 6-7 hours.
On this day, Trek 3 hour to Gorakshep.stop for lunch and we trek to Everest Base Camp from Gorakshep with the astonishing views of mountains and peaks. Everest Base Camp is the point for the Mountaineers to summit the peak. The experience of being at the foothill of the world’s highest mountain cannot be expressed in words. We trek descend to Gorakshep in the afternoon.
Trek from Gorakshep to Kalapatthar (5545m) to Pheriche (4371m) 6-7 hours.
On this day, we trek to the small mountain of Kalapatthar. Gigantic views of mountains and glaciers around you give a sense of heaven including a close-up view of Mt. Everest, Amadablam, and Pumori. We continue trekking to a small settlement of Pheriche. You can explore the village of Pheriche.
Trek from Pheriche to Namche Bazaar (3446m) 6-7 hours.
Today, we trek back to Namche Bazaar from Pheriche. The trail is pleasant with the views of mountains and forests impressive along the trail. We reach Namche Bazaar village. You will have time to explore the village and surrounding.
Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2860m) 5-6 hours.
This day trekking trail follows a sandy path with a strenuous walk. The trail is full of picturesque views of the landscape and some mountain scenarios. You can explore Lukla Bazaar and shop local items there. You can celebrate your successful trekking there in Lukla with special brands of drinks.
Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu.
On this day, fly to Kathmandu in the morning. This short and scenic flight possibly makes you feel nostalgic because of the glimpses of snowy mountains through the private window of a plane. You will be transferred to your hotel.
National Park Permit.
Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS) Permit.
All necessary paper works.
The domestic airport picks up and drops by vehicle.
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 clients).
An arrangement of Travel rescue.
Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
Nepal Visa fee you may obtain easily at Kathmandu airport.
International airfare to and from Kathmandu. Porter.
All expenses in mountain over than Scheduled because sometimes can be stuck in a mountain due to bad weather delay flight or any reason. Travel and rescue insurance.
All expenses in mountain over than Scheduled because sometimes can be stuck in the mountain due to bad weather delay flight or any reason.
Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.)