Everest Base Camp Trek

14 Days

Everest Base Camp, situated at an altitude of approximately 5,364 meters (17,598 feet), is a renowned destination for adventure seekers and mountaineering enthusiasts. Located in the heart of the majestic Himalayas in Nepal, Everest Base Camp offers a unique opportunity to experience the awe-inspiring presence of the world’s highest peak, Mount Everest. The trek to Everest Base Camp is a challenging yet rewarding journey that takes you through breathtaking landscapes, Sherpa villages, and Buddhist monasteries, providing an unparalleled adventure.

The trek to Everest Base Camp typically begins in the bustling town of Lukla, where you’ll be greeted by stunning mountain views and a vibrant atmosphere. From there, the trail winds through lush valleys, picturesque Sherpa settlements, and suspension bridges adorned with colorful prayer flags. As you ascend higher, you’ll be captivated by the ever-changing panoramas of snow-capped peaks, including Ama Dablam, Lhotse, and of course, Everest itself. The journey is not only a physical challenge but also an opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich Sherpa culture and witness their resilient way of life in the high mountains.

Reaching Everest Base Camp is a remarkable achievement, as it brings you closer to the world of mountaineering. Standing at the base of Everest, you can feel the magnitude of this legendary peak and the immense dedication and courage required to conquer it. The Base Camp itself is a bustling hub of activity during the climbing season, with colorful tents, expedition teams, and the palpable sense of adventure in the air. It’s a place where dreams are pursued, stories are shared, and the indomitable human spirit is celebrated. Standing at Everest Base Camp offers a profound sense of accomplishment and a deep appreciation for the natural grandeur that surrounds you.

  • Naamche
  • English, Nepali
  • Spring
  • Kala Patthar (5,555 meters)
  • 16


The Everest Base Camp trek is an iconic adventure that takes you into the heart of the majestic Himalayas in Nepal. This legendary trek offers a chance to experience the awe-inspiring beauty of the world’s highest peak, Mount Everest, and the surrounding Himalayan range. Starting from the town of Lukla, you’ll follow in the footsteps of legendary mountaineers as you make your way through picturesque Sherpa villages, lush valleys, and ancient monasteries, all while enjoying breathtaking panoramic views of snow-capped peaks.

As you ascend through the trek, you’ll pass through Namche Bazaar, a bustling Sherpa market town and the gateway to the Everest region. Here, you can immerse yourself in the unique Sherpa culture, explore colorful monasteries, and sample traditional Sherpa cuisine. The trek continues through beautiful rhododendron forests, crossing suspension bridges adorned with prayer flags, and ascending to higher altitudes, offering stunning views of peaks like Ama Dablam, Lhotse, and of course, Everest.

The culmination of the Everest Base Camp trek is reaching the base camp itself, located at an altitude of approximately 5,364 meters (17,598 feet). Standing in the shadow of Everest, you’ll witness the towering presence of the world’s highest mountain and gain a deep appreciation for the determination and bravery of mountaineers who attempt to summit it. The experience of standing at Everest Base Camp is unforgettable, as you take in the dramatic landscapes and feel a sense of accomplishment for reaching this renowned destination.


Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu, you are welcomed by the team and then you will be transferred to your hotel. This trail goes through Ghorepani Poon Hill. Normally, the trek starts like Phokhara to Nayapul and ends like Phedi to Pokhara.

While early travel tended to be slower, more dangerous, and more dominated by trade and migration, cultural and technological advances over many years have tended to mean that travel has become easier and more accessible. The evolution of technology in such diverse fields as horse tack and bullet trains has contributed to this trend.

The Palace of Fifty five Windows: This magnificent palace was built during the reign of King Yakshya Malla in A.D. 1427 and was subsequently remodeled by King Bhupatindra Malla in the seventeenth century. Among the brick walls with their gracious setting and sculptural design, is a balcony with Fifty five Windows, considered to be a unique masterpiece of woodcarving.

Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts.

Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast of the Semantics, a large language ocean. A small river named Duden flows by their place and supplies it with the necessary regelialia.

Even the all-powerful Pointing has no control about the blind texts it is an almost unorthographic life One day however a small line of blind text by the name of Lorem Ipsum decided to leave for the far World of Grammar.

The Big Oxmox advised her not to do so, because there were thousands of bad Commas, wild Question Marks and devious Semikoli, but the Little Blind Text didn’t listen.

When she reached the first hills of the Italic Mountains, she had a last view back on the skyline of her hometown Bookmarksgrove, the headline of Alphabet Village and the subline of her own road, the Line Lane. Pityful a rethoric question ran over her cheek.

The Trip Cost Includes

  • Pick-up or Drop-off service from and to Airport(in our own vehicle)
  • Transportation to and from!!
  • Food all along the trip(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and a cup of coffee or tea) and accommodations during the trip in hotels with family environment
  • Transportation, food, accommodation and insurance of Guide during the trip
  • Down jacket, all-season sleeping bag, duffel bag and trekking map(in case if you don’t have your own. Down jacket, sleeping bag and duffel bag must be returned after completion of the trip)
  • First Aid Medical Kit(Your guide will carry the Medical Kit but we also advise to bring yourself for your own use, as far as possible)
  • All the required permits and paperwork

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • International Airfare
  • Visa Charges
  • Hotel Expenses(In Kathmandu, some packages do include hotel expenses)
  • Your travel and medical insurance
  • Personal Expenses such as shopping, bar bills, hot shower, telephone, laundry, titbits etc
  • Food and accommodations in Kathmandu
  • Services not mentioned or not promised by the agent/agency
  • Emergency expenses such as expenses on chartered helicopter.
How fit do I need to be to do this trek?

Annapurna Base Camp is a Grade B or a moderately difficult trekking route. So any fit person can do this trek, even if you do not have any previous experience. You should be aware of what to expect and mentally prepare for it. Then, as long as you will to, you can.

How long do we walk every day when doing Annapurna Base Camp trekking?

On average, you walk about 4 to 6 hours per day. One or two days can be as less as 3hrs and one or two days can be as long as 7hrs.

What is the highest altitude reached in this trek?

The highest altitude reached is 4190m. This is the elevation of Annapurna Base Camp. ABC is the highest we will climb in this trek.

What about battery charging and hot shower facilities?

Yes, you can charge batteries en route. Charger should be brought. There are hot shower facilities as well. You may have to pay certain amount for both ($1-$2). Negotiate. Also, hot water facility could be free at lower elevation.

Are there ATMs on the way to Annapurna Base Camp?

No. There are no ATMs on this trek route. You will have to draw enough cash in Pokhara or Kathmandu. There are a number of ATMs in these cities. Everything is paid in Nepali rupees. So money should be exchanged before the start of the trek.

What about internet access?

Yes. Internet can be accessed in most places. Sometimes, there might be some technical problems. Internet in Nepal is not as fast as you are used to and at times you can just lose connection.

Is it necessary to hire Guides/trekking agency for Annapurna Base Camp trekking?

Not really. It depends on you. If you want, ABC trekking can be done independently. You could hire a guide and a porter by yourself instead of going through an agency or not hire a guide at all. Although, not having a guide can be a little problematic during off season.

It really depends on you. Is it your first time in Nepal? How confident are you of being able to find your way around? How pressed on time are you? If you go through an agency, it will be costlier but everything will be planned. You will only have to come, trek and return.

How much do guides and porters cost?

For Annapurna region, pay for guides range from $20 to $30 per day and porters take $15 to $25 per day.

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Everest Base Camp Trek