Everest Base Camp Trekking is a dream for any trekker of the world. The Base Camp is located on south of Mt. Everest and is at an altitude of 5,364m from sea level. It is a single destination from where trekkers view many mountains including Mt. Everest. Some of the mountains are: Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Cho Oyo, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Cholaste and Mt. Tawache.
Lukla is the starting point for EBC Trekking and it takes around 30 minutes reach Lukla from Kathmandu by air. Lukla airport was built by Sir Edmund Hillary and it is one of the beautiful airstrips of the world located in between hills.
Trekkers follow the route of Dudh Koshi River Valley to reach Namche Bazaar. It is located at the height of 3,440m. Namche is a prime trade destination of Khumbu region where people gather for shopping daily essentials and goods related to trekking. It is also a place where people gather for social purpose. Most of the people are Sherpa here.
The Short Itinerary.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing
Day 03: Flight to Lukla flight and Trek to Phakding
Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar
Day 05: Acclimatization Day
Day 06: Namche to Tengboche
Day 07: Trek to Dingbouche
Day 08: Acclimatization Day
Day 09: Dingboche to Lobuche
Day 10: Lobuche to Everest Base Camp to Gorakshep
Day 11: Gorakshep to Pheriche
Day 12 :Pheriche – Namche Bazaar Trekking
Day 13: Namch to Phakding to Lukla
Day 14: Lukla to Kathmandu
Day 15: Departure to your country