Luxury Everest Base Camp Trek
Duration : 10 Days/9 Nights
Destination : Kathmandu-Lukla-Lobuche-Kalapatthar
Luxury Everest Base Camp Trek is a trip to the home of Mt. Everest (8848.86m). What makes this trek stand out is the helicopter ride on the return trip from the Everest Base Camp. On this trek, you can enjoy views of the Everest ranges from ground and air. The luxury trek to the EBC also allows you to enjoy your stay with modern amenities at the teahouses.
Trekkers can complete this trek within 10 days. Firstly, you head east to Lukla on a scenic flight and start the trek. As you near Lukla, you can see grand massifs of mountains in Everest, Lhotse, and Cho Oyu ranges. Then, you trek towards Namche Bazaar on a relatively easy trail. After acclimatizing at Namche, you head to Everest Base Camp via Sherpa villages like Tengboche, Dingboche, and Lobuche. At the base camp, you can relish breathtaking views of Nuptse (7861m) and Pumo Ri (7165m). Then, you head to Kala Patthar to enjoy more mind-blowing views of the mountains like Mt. Everest (8848.86m) and Lhotse (8516m) during sunrise. While returning from Kala Patthar via helicopter, you can see more amazing aerial views of Everest, Makalu, and the Kanchenjunga ranges.
Spring and autumn seasons are the best times for Luxury Everest Base Camp Trek since the weather is stable for helicopter rides and Himalayan views. Likewise, you can enjoy this trek with your family as well. If you want to explore more of this region, there are other trekking routes like Everest Three High Passes Trek and Gokyo Lake Trek.
Trinetra Holidays , has all the services you need to make your trip exciting. You get all your desired services at bargain price rates. Also, we have the best guides and staff to accompany you.
Arrival at Kathmandu Airport.
Your arrival in Kathmandu will be marked by landing at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA). A company representative of Trinetra Holidays will receive you and transfer you to your hotel. Evening you can meet the participants and the trek members. Overnight stay at a hotel in Kathmandu.
Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2860m) and trek to Phakding (2610m) 3-4 hours. (B/L/D)
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. (B/L/D)
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). (B/L/D)
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. (B/L/D)
After breakfast in Namche, we begin today's trek. The trekking trail leads to Tengboche. The wonderful view of Mt. Everest and Mt. Aba dablam is breath-stopping for you. These giant mountains seem to be so near. If you are lucky, the Mani Rimdu festival in the monastery given an everlasting experience of the dancing of monks wearing masks. The festival is very important in the region.
Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche (4360m) 5 -6 hours. (B/L/D)
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. (B/L/D)
Morning after breakfast 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. (B/L/D)
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) 3-4 hours then fly back to Kathmandu by Heli. (B/D)
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. After enjoying the view on Kalapatthar we fly back to Kathmandu by helicopter.
We could take a rest in our hotel room or shop for souvenirs for our Family and friends. In the evening we will have a farewell dinner at an authentic Nepalese restaurant with a cultural performance.
Departure to Airport. (B)
A representative from Trinetra Holidays will take you to the airport, approximately 3 hours before your scheduled flight. On your way home you'll have plenty of time to plan your next adventure in the wonderful country of Nepal.
Pick up from Airport and transfer to the hotel.
Two Night 3* hotel in Kathmandu with Breakfast.
Lunch Dinner and Breakfast during Trekking.
National park permit/ Khumbu village committee fees.
The domestic airport picks up and drops by vehicle.
Flight Ticket (LUK-KTM-LUK) / domestic airport Tax.
Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS) Permit.
All necessary paper works.
Helicopter fare from Kalapatthar to Kathmandu.
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).
Last night’s farewell dinner at an authentic Nepalese restaurant with a cultural performance.
Nepalese restaurant with a cultural performance.
Nepal Visa fee you may obtain easily at Kathmandu airport.
International airfare to and from Kathmandu. Porter.
Extra night Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary.
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.)