Highlights

  • Witness world's highest mountain Mt.Everest.
  • Sightseeing tour to UNESCO listed World Heritage Sites.
  • Observe Mt. Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam and many other mountains.
  • Experience world’s best airstrip—Lukla.
  • Acquaintance  with local culture and tradition.

About Everest Base Camp Trek (Standard)

To give maximum satisfaction to trekkers Regulus has designed a tailor based itinerary for Everest Base Camp trek.  The trail of Everest Base Camp trek is outlined to derive maximum satisfaction from limited time to trekkers. To address every need of our guests Regulus stepped up with the concept of Everest Base Camp (Basic) which will definitely satisfy trekker in all possible manner considering their length of stay.

Everest Base Camp Trekking comes as a fantasy to almost every trekker. Situated at an altitude of 5,364m above sea level, the Base Camp is positioned on southern part of Mt. Everest. This Base Camp is enough destination for trekkers to get the fruitful experience of viewing various top mountains such as Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Cho Oyo, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Cholaste.

Trekking in this part of the world is not only limited within the periphery of fun but it has some other significance too. The vegetation, fauna and culture of the place is equally a matter of quest among scholars and researchers.

Different species of animals and plants including endangered species are found here. Snow leopard, Himalayan bear, Blue ship are common mammals you sight here. In terms of plants, rhododendron, pine, fir are common flora that is adding beauty in front of white snow walls.

From a cultural perspective, the place is well known for Sherpa culture. They are the local inhabitants of the place. They are the people without who mountain climbing is almost impossible. It is proved that these people have different anatomy due to which they can easily adapt in such altitude. Besides, the people of the area follow Buddhism and they have deep respect on Lord Buddha. The Tengboche Monastery of Tengboche is the example of how deeply they are associated with the religion.

The initial point for Everest Base Camp Trekking is Lukla. It is at an air distance of around 30 minutes from the capital city, Kathmandu. Lukla airport is taken as one of the most surviving airstrips of the world. It was built by Sir Edmund Hillary.

To reach Namche Bazaar the trail is followed through Dudh Koshi.  It is situated at an altitude of 3,440m. Namche is considered as a crucial trading destination among the people of Khumbu Region. It is a place where local people gather in order to purchase their basic needs. This place is also a meeting point for the people for various social purposes. It is a locality of Sherpa people.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Arrival in Kathmandu
  • Day 2Kathmandu sightseeing Tour
  • Day 3Flight to Lukla (2,860 m) and Trek to Phakding (2,610 m)
  • Day 4Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440 m)
  • Day 5Acclimatization Day
  • Day 6Namche to Tengboche (3,860 m)
  • Day 7Trek to Dingboche (4,410 m)
  • Day 8Dingboche to Lobuche (6,119 m)
  • Day 9Lobuche to Everest Base Camp (5,380 m) to Gorakshep (5,184 m)
  • Day 10Gorakshep to Pheriche (4,371 m) Via Kalapatthar (5,600 m)
  • Day 11Pheriche - Namche Bazaar (3,440 m)
  • Day 12Namche to Phakding (2610m) to Lukla (2,860 m)
  • Day 13Lukla to Kathmandu flight
  • Day 14Departure to your country

Open all day to day itinerary

What to Expect

  • 14 days of adventure, 11 of which include 3 meals a day (L, D, B) on mountain during the trek.
  • Basic lodge/tea houses accommodation during the trek on Himalayas (twin sharing).
  • 3 nights of accommodation in Kathmandu, breakfast included (twin sharing basis).
  • Round-trip airfare between Kathmandu and Lukla.
  • Everest National Park permit and trekking permit TIMS (traveler security) Card.
  • Fully-licensed, English-speaking local Sherpa  trekking guide.
  • Porter service for carrying your luggage during the trek  (1 porter for 2 trekkers).
  • Salary & expenses of guide & porter.
  • Airport pick up & drops by private a/c vehicle.
  • Kathmandu half day sightseeing tour to the UNESCO listed World Heritage Sites by private vehicle.
  • Local and government taxes.
  • First Aid Kit.
  • Farewell dinner with cultural show in Kathmandu.
  • Trip Completion Certificate.
  • International flights.
  • Nepal entry visa.
  • Airport departure tax.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Entrance fees to monuments, heritage sites in Kathmandu.
  • Personal nature of expenses (extra showers, hot shower, boiled water,  battery recharge costs, laundry, clothing and gears).
  • Food in Kathmandu ( also if earlier return to Kathmandu from the trek due to any reason  than the scheduled Itinerary).
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled Itinerary.
  • Unforeseen cost due to flight cancellation, weather conditions etc.
  • Tips to guide and porter.
  • Cancellation fees, if any from your side.
  • Wi -Fi.
  • Costs raised by conditions that are not under our control such as landslides, weather conditions, political unrest, illness, etc.

Useful Information

  • All the domestic air fare is included in the package.
  • Once booked and start the trek the trip cannot be cancel.