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The Perfect Everest base camp Trek itinerary: Best Planning Guide for the land of Sherpa’s
Are you planning for Everest base camp trek? Of course, Everest trek is dream destinations for many mountain enthusiasts. However, this trek can be unsafe, even deadly, if you don't plan and arranged this trek perfectly.The Everest Base Camp Trek is one of the country's busiest routes and one of the Nepal’s most popular trek.
Our highly recommended total 16 days Everest base camp trek itinerary that takes you Kala Patthar and Mount Everest base camp with proper acclimatization. Kala Patthar is known for spectacular views of five highest mountains in the worlds: the Mount Everest (8,848m), Lhotse (8,501m), Makalu (8,463m), Ama Dablam (6,812m) and Cho Oyu (8,188m.Instead of going direct to EBC,You can also visit gokyo valley then cross the chola pass and walk to Everest base camp. For this trek visit: Gokyo Chola Pass Everest base camp trek
Most trekkers start EBC trek after a half hour flight to Tenzing-Hillary Airport, in Lukla (2,860m). However, The Alternatively flight to the Lukla, you can also start the trek on foot after a full day drive from Kathmandu to Jiri or Shivalya. Checks out our Jiri to Everest base camp Trek itinerary There are about 7 additional days to plan.
For those, who have limited time, our 12 days Everest base camp heli trek would be perfect choice. We also have the most luxuries Everest base camp trek itinerary for luxury travellers. Luxury Everest base camp trek
Why Our 16 Days Everest base camp trek itinerary would be perfect for you?
Since, there might be lukla flight cancellations due to weather. We highly suggest you to keep some buffer days in Kathmandu. In our 16 days itinerary we have reserved one contingency day in Kathmandu on day 14.
We suggest you to stay in Kathmandu city for at least 2 nights to help with you to get over jet lag after long flight & to get well prepared. The additional night will allow this & will extremely helpful to decrease your pre-trek pressure. This is posssible with our 16 days itinerary.
Trekking at altitude carries dangers. So, We should acclimatized well, we must climb high and sleep low. On our rest day in Namche bazzar, our expert Sherpa guide will take you to Khunde an Altitude of 4,040 M /13 255 ft. and then onto Khumjung. Our rest day in dingboche (4,360 m/14,300ft), Your guide will take you for delightful daytrip to nearly 5,100M/16733ft high Peak for well acclimatization.
Note: we do our best to get one of the first flights early in the morning. In the later part of the day, the visibility conditions often worsen, increasing the likelihood of flight cancellations!