Trip Details

  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Moderate
  • Trip Style: Trekking and Tour
  • Transport: Private Vehicle / Aeroplane
  • Food: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Accommodation: Hotel + Tea-houses
  • Group Size: 2
  • Max Elevation: 5555

Highlights

  • You get to touch the foot of Mount Everest, Everest Base Camp (5,364 m).
  • You will walk through Sagarmatha National Park which is the highest National park in the world.
  • During the trek, you will explore the ancient Tengboche Buddhist monastery.
  • Hike to Kala Patthar at 5545m, for the highest webcam, Mount Everest Webcam.
  • Experience the beautiful Sherpa’s villages and their warm hospitality, tradition, culture and unique lifestyle
  • Escape the trodden trekking route and enjoy the bird’s eye view of Namche Bazaar, and small settlements of the Khumbu region.

12 days of Everest Base Camp (EBC) trek, all the way from Lukla is considered as the best trek for adventurous soul who wants to reach the foot of the Highest Mountain in the world, Mount Everest. Anyone having an adventurous soul prefers this trek. You can have 2 days of acclimatization day and return helicopter from Gorak Shep to Lukla, with a beautiful aerial view of the Khumbu region which saves your three to four days of classic Everest trekking itinerary. Every single day of this trek is a rewarding journey that allows one to experience the nature and culture of the Himalayas in the Khumbu region.

12 days Everest Base Camp Trek allows you to trek, along with pristine blue skies with eagles and birds of prey soaring high and Himalayan Tahr and Musk Deer, yaks graze on the mountain slopes. It is a 12-day itinerary, saying that you will get two-day of Acclimatization days which gives you the sufficiently enough time to adjust with altitude and reduce AIMS, connect with locals and enjoy your journey. On this trek you will visit glaciers, valleys, some of the highest peak from across the world but most fascinating features about this trek are you are going to walk on the same path that leads you to the very top of the world!

Everest Base Camp Trek starts with the flight to Lukla from Kathmandu which is a gateway to Everest Region. From Lukla, you head towards Phakding. Then your adventurous journey escorts you to Namche Bazaar through a forested mountain. Sherpa capital of Nepal and heart of Khumbu region, Namche Bazaar is surrounded by snow-capped mountain peaks. Traveling through iconic swaying bridge draped with numerous prayer flags, witnessing diverse vegetation and wildlife, you will reach Everest Base Camp (5364 m), along with the beautiful villages of Tengboche, Dingboche, Lobuche, and Gorak Shep. The adrenaline rush trek continues to reach Kala Patthar at 5545m, which is one of the best places to view Mount Everest. It is a top pick from worldwide trekkers. Providing a close-up view of Everest, Kala Patthar is considered as the highest altitude one can reach without a climbing permit. You can have a spectacular view of Nuptse, Changtse, and glimpses of Lhotse from Kala Patthar. Escaping the same trekking route you will then return back to Lukla from Gorak Shep with Twenty minutes Heli ride, which provides you an aerial view of the Khumbu region and also reward you with a view of the Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Amadablam, Lhotse, Changtse, Pumori, Nup II.

Nepal Adventure Team, a well-established trekking agency in Nepal offers you 12 days Everest Base Camp Trek with Helicopter flight from Gorak Shep to Lukla. This trek is a great way to get some stunning view of Mount Everest within 12 days including your arrival and departure. Even though you have a short time that doesn’t mean you cannot have the best out of a trip, join us and you will have the best organized, safe and wonderful trek to Mount Everest and you can have the best of the best trek ever.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Arrival at Kathmandu (1,320 m/4,330 ft.)
  • Day 2fly to Lukla (2,804 m/9,200 ft.) & trek to Phakding (2,623 m/8,605 ft.) 3-4 hours.
  • Day 3Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440 m/11,286 ft.) 6-7 hours
  • Day 4Rest day at Namche Bazaar and excursion to Hotel Everest View (3,880 m/12,726 ft.) 2-3 hrs. Walking Distance: 11 Km
  • Day 5Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3,867 m/ 12,686 ft.) 5-6 hours.
  • Day 6Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche (4,350 m/14,272 ft.) 5-6 hours.
  • Day 7Rest day at Dingboche for acclimatization and excursion to Nangkartshang Peak. 2-3 hours ( chhukung
  • Day 8Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche (4,930 m/16,170 ft.) 5-6 hours.
  • Day 9Trek from Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5,170 m/16,961 ft.) & trek to Everest Base Camp (5,364 m/17,598 ft.) & back to Gorak Shep.6-8 hrs.
  • Day 10Hike to Kalapathar (5,545 m/18,192 ft.) 3-4 hours and Chartered Helicopter to Lukla
  • Day 11Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu
  • Day 12Final Departure

PRICES & DATES

Trip DatesStatusPriceNote  
19 Jul, 2020 - 30 Jul, 2020GuaranteedUS$ 1995