Overview

Everest Base Camp Luxury Lodge Trek offers you one of the most exciting and comfortable adventures in Nepal. The trek makes stops at the finest local luxury lodges along the trekking trails. The trek reaches its climax at the Everest Base Camp. Moreover, the vistas of the Himalayas and the Sherpa culture add a breath of fresh air on the trek.

Everest Base Camp Luxury Lodge Trek takes you to the Everest Base Camp with the services of local luxury lodges. The lodges and the trek provide magnificent views of mountains like Mt. Everest (8848m), Lobuche (6119m), Ama Dablam (6856m) and many others as well. During this trek, you get to explore the Sherpa villages and study their tradition and culture. Moreover, the bio-diversity of the Sagarmatha National Park is also equally enjoyable.

The 16-day trek begins with a sightseeing tour in the Kathmandu valley. The next day, you take a flight to Lukla and then kick-start your trek to Phakding. Then, you trek to Namche Bazaar visiting the Sherpa villages, and take a day to acclimate. Next, you trek to Pangboche passing the Tengboche Monastery on the way. Further, pass Pheriche and cross Thukla Pass (4830m) to reach Lobuche. Trekking along the Khumbu Glacier, you reach Gorakshep. You head to the EBC from Gorakshep and explore the base camp. Retracing your steps, the trail heads to Tengboche and continues along the Imja River towards Namche Bazaar. From Namche, you start the trek to Lukla via Phakding. Finally, you fly back to Kathmandu enjoying the views of the Himalayas.

Highlights

  • Enjoy the panorama of mountains like Mt. Everest (8848m), Ama Dablam (6856m), and Nuptse (7861m)
  • Journey to the base camp of Mt. Everest (8848m), the world’s tallest mountain
  • The enchanting natural beauty of the Sagarmatha National Park
  • Unexploited culture and authentic way of life of the Sherpas

Itinerary

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Day 1:Arrival in Kathmandu

You will arrive at the Tribhuvan International Airport where a company representative will come to greet you. Then, you will proceed to your hotel where you can rest. Later, you can also go around the block for explorations. You can go shop for souvenirs or go for experiencing the city atmosphere.

  • Accommodation 3 Star Hotel
  • MealsWelcome Dinner
  • Maximum Altitude1300m

We begin the trip with the exploration of the UNESCO world heritage sites spread around the valley. Beginning the day, we head to the Swayambhunath temple with the tranquil environment and pleasant views of the valley. Then, we head down to the Hindu temple of Pashupatinath. Next, we journey to Kathmandu Durbar Square where we can observe the ancient culture, art, and architecture. The day comes to an end with the monastery of Boudhanath along with the sunset views.

  • Accommodation 3 Star Hotel
  • MealsBreakfast
  • Maximum Altitude1300m

An early start to the day we make our way out of the valley heading towards the thrilling airstrip of Lukla. Flying over the lush hills with added views of the Himalayas, the journey touches down at Lukla. Taking a brief rest at the picturesque town, we ascend through the lush green forests. On the final stretch of the trek to Phakding, we follow the banks of the Bhote Koshi River.

  • Accommodation Guest House, Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, lunch & Dinner
  • Maximum Altitude2610m

Making our way out of Phakding we once again enter the lush green forests adorned with pine, fir, and rhododendron trees heading past a series of hamlets including Bengkar, Monjo, and Jorsalle. The entry point of Sagarmatha National Park is at Jorsalle which also marks the final stretch of our journey. Then, we resume along with the views of Thamserku (6,623m) and Kongde Ri (6,187m). Overnight at Namche Bazaar.

  • Accommodation Guest House, Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, lunch & Dinner
  • Maximum Altitude3440m

Today, we acclimatize at Namche Bazaar and adjust ourselves to the Himalayan climate. One of the usual destinations for trekkers heading in and out of the Everest Region, the hamlet sees a large number of tourists and locals alike. For our acclimatization, we can head to the traditional hamlets of Khumjung and Khunde. Or, heading over to the Everest View Hotel is also a great option. Overnight at Namche.

  • Accommodation Guest House, Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, lunch & Dinner
  • Maximum Altitude3440m

Today, we make our way over to the hilly town of Pangboche for the night. Exiting Namche through a series of Chortens and Mani walls, we make our way over to Tengboche which hosts the Dawa Choling Monastery. The monastery is blessed with majestic Himalayan views of Ama Dablam (6,856m) alongside the majestic Everest range. Ascending further, we journey past Debouche leading to Pangboche.

  • Accommodation Guest House, Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, lunch & Dinner
  • Maximum Altitude3930m

Beginning the day with the views of the Himalayas, we wrap up things at Pangboche ascend to Pheriche. The journey is a pleasant one as we leave behind the tree lines heading through the Himalayan wilderness to climb the Pheriche Pass (4270m). Descending from the pass, the trail heads over to Jamdang before reaching Pheriche.

  • Accommodation Guest House, Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, lunch & Dinner
  • Maximum Altitude4240m

On the final of our acclimatization days, today, we take some time off at Pheriche to acclimatize. Pheriche is a Sherpa village which is located above the Tsola River. It is also an ideal Himalayan viewpoint to witness the views of the Ama Dablam (6,856m), Taboche (6,367m), and Cholatse (6,335m) alongside others. For our acclimatization hike, we make our way over to the hillside alongside the views of the valley.

  • Accommodation Guest House, Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, lunch & Dinner
  • Maximum Altitude4240m

One of the shorter days of the trek, today, we make our way over to the hamlet of Lobuche. Exiting Pheriche, we begin our ascending journey heading towards Chupki Lahara. Taking some time off to enjoy the views, we ascend past the glacial moraines of the Khumbu Glacier to reach Lobuche. The village is situated at the foothill of the majestic Mt. Nuptse (7,861m).

  • Accommodation Guest House, Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, lunch & Dinner
  • Maximum Altitude4910m

Making our way out of Lobuche, we ascend through glacial moraines towards Gorakshep. Enjoying panoramic views of the majestic Himalayas including Mt. Everest (8,848m), we ascend from Gorakshep to the Everest Base Camp. At an altitude of 5,364, the foot of the tallest point in the world offers a thrill and adventure like no other. The base camp offers views of mountains like Nuptse (7,861m), Changtse (7,543m), Lhotse (8,516m), and Cho Oyu (8,201m). Later, we make our way back from the base camp descending over to Lobuche.

  • Accommodation Guest House, Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, lunch & Dinner
  • Maximum Altitude5,364

At the beginning of our descent, today, we make our way to Tengboche. Exiting Lobuche, we head past Chupki Lahara and Pheriche to reach Orsho. With the majestic Ama Dablam (6,856m) and Lhotse (8,516m) to our backs, we continue our descending journey heading past Somare over to Tengboche. At Tengboche, we also get a chance to enjoy the cultural side of things alongside the Tengboche Monastery.

  • Accommodation Guest House, Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, lunch & Dinner
  • Maximum Altitude3860m

Today, we make our way over to Namche following the classical Everest Trail. Enjoying a Himalayan sunrise at Tengboche, we begin our descending journey to find the lush green forests. The trekking trail for the day continues along the Dudh Koshi River. Enjoying the views of Mt. Everest (8,848m) alongside Mt. Lhotse (8,516m), we head past Phunke Tenga to reach Namche Bazaar.

  • Accommodation Guest House, Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, lunch & Dinner
  • Maximum Altitude3440m

Retracing our steps back through the lush green forests we once again descend through the villages like Jorsalle and Monjo. In doing so, we exit the Sagarmatha National Park and descend to Bengkar. With the Thamserku (6,623m) as a perfect backdrop to the lush green valley, we descend to Zam Fute Monastery and reach Phakding.

  • Accommodation Guest House, Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, lunch & Dinner
  • Maximum Altitude2610m

On the final day of the trek, today, we head back to Lukla bringing the adventure to a close. The day is a short one and descends alongside the Bhote Koshi River. Reaching Lukla, we head directly to our hotels wrapping up all the activities for the day. At Lukla, you are free to explore the village and relish the scenery.

  • Accommodation Guest House, Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, lunch & Dinner
  • Maximum Altitude2840m

An early start to the day we take off from the Lukla airstrip reliving the thrill once more. With one final glance at the Himalayas, the journey takes us back to Kathmandu. Checking into our hotels directly, we conclude all the activities for the day. The day ends with a lovely farewell dinner.

  • Accommodation 3 Star Hotel
  • MealsBreakfast
  • Maximum Altitude1300m

Our representatives will drop you back to Tribhuvan International Airport just in time for your flight back home. We hope you had a lovely time with us and we look forward to seeing you again.

  • MealsBreakfast

Cost Details

  • Airport picks up and drop by private vehicle.
  • 4 nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu with bed and breakfast basis.
  • Kathmandu sightseeing by Private guide and private transportation
  • Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu flight fare.
  • All ground transportation by private vehicle.
  • Your standard meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during the trekking.
  • All necessary paper works, conservation area, and restricted area entry permits.
  • All accommodations in hotels, lodges/tea houses during the trek.
  • An experienced Government licensed guide and porters.
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • Farewell dinner with typical Nepali restaurant
  • All government taxes.

International Airfare

Nepal entry visa

Personal Expenses

Travel and Rescue Insurance

Extra accommodation and food charges in Kathmandu

Tips and gratitude to the guide, porters and drivers

Useful Info

You can take this trip in the autumn (September-November) and spring (March-May) seasons. These seasons are best for their pleasant weather and clear mountain views. The trek is average in terms of difficulty and can be done by an individual with an average physical condition.

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