Everest base camp trek info

Everest Base Camp trek info. It is undoubtedly the most popular trekking program in the world that promises to take you to the foot of Mt. Everest, the world’s highest mountain.

Everest Base Camp trek itinerary begins from Lukla that was construct in 1961 by Edmund Hillary. Similarly, you will spend a day in Namche. The capital of Khumbu, for acclimatization before heading towards Kalapathar via Sherpa villages of Syagboche, Dingboche, Pheriche and Lobuche. At 5550m, hence, Kalapathar offers majestic view of Mt. Everest and Khumbu Glacier. The highlight of this trip and then walk down to Everest Base Camp (5360m) to witness the glorious south face of Mt. Everest. Another high of this Everest Kalpathar trek is the tour of 800 year old Thyanboche Monastery tower. Over by the beautiful Ama Dablam mountain.

The Everest Base camp 13 days itinerary route is design to allow you adequate time for acclimatization as well as natural exploration. Moreover, you will enjoy learning about Sherpa culture and lifestyle and exploring the wildlife of Sagarmatha National Park which is a world heritage site.

Everest base camp trek itinerary

Day 1: Kathmandu to Phakding

Day 2: Phakding to Namche

3 Day : Namche rest

Day 4: Namche to Phortse

5 Day: Phortse to Dingboche

Day 6: Acclimatization at Dingboche

Day 7: Dingboche to Lobuche

8 Day : Lobuche – Everest Basecamp GorakShep

Day 9: Gorakshep – Kalapatthar and downhill trek to Pheriche

10 Day: Pheriche to Namche

Day 11: Namche Bazar to Lukla

Day 12: Lukla to Kathmandu

If you would like to follow the longer classic route to Everest Base Camp from Jiri, then please follow this link www.besttournepal.com/jiritoeveresttrek.com.

Similarly, Aside from the programs mentioned above, we also run other treks in Everest region as listed below:

Classic Everest trek or Jiri to Everest base camp trek

Popular Everest base camp trek via Gokyo lake

Nepal backpacking

Lonely Planet has often listed Nepal as one of the leading destinations for backpacking. So, what makes Nepal so popular for backpackers?

Tourism stats prove that majority travellers coming to Nepal are adventure lovers. That means they mostly engage in adventure activities such as trekking, climbing, rafting, bungee, paragliding, cannoning etc. Secondly, Nepal is one of the cheapest destinations in the world. Facilities such as tourist visa. Hotel accommodation and transportation expenses are all available at the lower end of the price spectrum. Not just prices but policies are also tourist friendly. As Nepalese do not practice any discrimination between budget or luxurious tourists. Tourists are always welcome with open heart.

So backpacking in Nepal is highly recommend irrespective of where you are coming from and what budget you have and how old you are. All one requires is a backpack to carry the things you need in mountains or valleys and off you go. With variety of choices in food, activities and experiences, nothing is as good in Nepal as backpacking. 

Similarly, some restricted area of Nepal like Upper Mustang,Tsum Valley as well as the western part of Nepal including Upper Dolpo, shey phoksundo doesn’t has a proper facilities of tea house. So, in this place back packing tour is more expensive. However, in other remaining place back packing tour is slightly cheap.

Here are some tour for backpacker:

Kathmandu Pokhara package

Nepal Trip package

Poon Hill Trek

Mardi Himal Trek and many other. You can go through the website of Eye on Nepal.