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Top 10 Everest Base Camp Trek Packages

Trekking Nepal: Safety Tips and Trek Recommendations
Mountain Sherpa Admin
Jun 12, 2024

How can I make my Everest Base Camp trek the best?

Are you seeking the best Everest Base Camp trek experience of your life? If so, here are the top 7 tips from a local Sherpa expert with over 26 years of experience inorganizing this trek. These insights will ensure your Everest Base Camp trek is successful, enjoyable, and truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience:

Quality Hotel and Lodge Accommodation:

Choose high-quality hotels in the city and excellent lodge accommodations during the trek for an unparalleled trekking experience. Adequate rest and sleep are crucial for maximizing your enjoyment of the trek.

Nourishing and Hygienic Meals:

Ensuring hygienic, unlimited meals, and hot beverages is paramount for maintaining optimal energy levels throughout a successful and enjoyable trek. Having good food and ample rest is crucial to guarantee a memorable and fulfilling trekking experience.

Well-Designed Itinerary:

A well-structured itinerary is crucial for a safe and enjoyable EBC Trek. As an expert Local Sherpa owned Company with over 26 years of organizing this trek we highly recommend our 16 nights and 17 days trek itineray which also included hike to Ama Dablam Base Camp. Our itinerary involves spending 2 nights in Namche Bazaar (altitude: approximately 3,440 meters or 11,286 feet), 2 nights in Pangboche village (altitude: approximately 3,985 meters or 13,074 feet), and 2 nights in Dingboche (altitude: approximately 4,410 meters or 14,468 feet). This approach allows our trekkers to acclimatize properly, reducing the risk of altitude sickness and enhancing the overall safety and enjoyment of the journey.This ensures complete acclimatization before reaching Everest Base Camp, with a 100% success rate based on our experience. However, statistics show that 20-30% of trekkers may fall ill due to altitude sickness, necessitating helicopter evacuations for emergencies. We strongly advise maintaining a slow pace with proper acclimatization while enjoying the beauty of the Khumbu Valley for a peaceful experience. Check out one of our best Everest Base Camp trek itineraries in this link and book now for the safest and best experience.

Many companies stick to the same old routes year after year, but as an expert Local Sherpa Company, we offer a fresh perspective. Our carefully designed itinerary takes you through the secluded Sherpa village of Phortse, offering stunning views across the valley from the other side of Tengboche. Plus, our Everest Base Camp trek includes a special hike to Ama Dablam Base Camp. This not only adds to the adventure but also helps you acclimate to the high altitudes more effectively.

Sherpa Guides:

Without a shadow of a doubt, Sherpa guides stand out as the best choice for your Everest Base Camp trek. Sherpas, native to the Everest region, are renowned for their exceptional reliability and honesty, making them indispensable for ensuring the finest trekking experience.

Choosing a Sherpa-Expert Company:

Selecting a reputable local Sherpa company is essential for the Everest Base Camp trek. Sherpas are renowned for their flexibility, honesty, and reliability, ensuring the best possible service and experience during the Trek. 

Flexible and Customized Itinerary:

A flexible and customized itinerary is crucial for the Everest Base Camp trek, providing peace of mind and allowing adjustments for sickness, weather, or unforeseen issues. This ensures a smoother and more adaptable trekking experience.

Personalized Service:

Ultimately, the key factor for a safe and enjoyable trek is personalized service. Given the challenging nature of the EBC trek, a well-structured plan, comprehensive preparation, and attentive guidance from a Sherpa guide are essential. Consequently, opting for personalized service within a small group is the optimal approach to guarantee a successful and enjoyable trek.

We are excited to present our top two Everest Base Camp trek packages, both of which are cherished and highly recommended by our clients:

Everest Base Camp Trek with Ama Dablam Base Camp – 17 Days
Experience the ultimate Everest Base Camp adventure with our comprehensive 17-day trek itinerary. Enjoy a gradual journey that includes 2-night stays in Namche Bazaar (3,440 meters or 11,286 feet), Pangboche village (3,985 meters or 13,074 feet), and Dingboche (4,410 meters or 14,468 feet). These extended stays provide the perfect opportunity for proper acclimatization, reducing the risk of altitude sickness and enhancing your overall enjoyment. Our approach ensures a 100% success rate and prioritizes your safety and comfort. Nonetheless, it's essential to proceed at a slow pace and take time to appreciate the stunning beauty of the Khumbu Valley.

EBC Trek Round Trip by Helicopter – 17 Days
For a seamless and efficient experience, consider our round-trip EBC Trek by helicopter. Begin your adventure with a helicopter flight to Lukla, saving time and avoiding potential flight delays. After completing your trek, fly back to Kathmandu the same way. Not only will you appreciate the convenience, but you'll also be treated to breathtaking aerial views of Nepal's landscapes during the helicopter journey.

We highly recommend reading this blog: "Why Join the EBC Trek Round Trip by Helicopter? Is It the Best Option?" This blog provides valuable insights and helps you decide if the helicopter round trip is the best choice for your Everest Base Camp trek.

When you choose our Everest Base Camp trek package, you gain the benefits of an all-inclusive experience, personalized service, and extra advantages that enhance your journey. The package includes three nights in Kathmandu—two nights before the start of the trek and one night at the end of the trek—giving you time to recover from long flights and adjust to the local time zone. We also recommend adding an extra night in Kathmandu after the trek for flexibility in case of flight delays from Lukla. Let us know your travel plans, and we'll arrange your accommodation to suit your needs. Book the best itinerary and enjoy the peace of mind and convenience our package offers!

What makes Mountain Sherpa Trekking's Best Everest Base Camp Trek package stand out for you? Here are seven key advantages that set us apart:

  1. Expert Local Sherpa Guides: Our experienced Sherpa guides are local experts who have an intimate knowledge of the Everest region. They possess a deep understanding of the terrain, weather patterns, and cultural significance, ensuring a safe and enriching trekking experience.
  2. Best Accommodation in the City: We prioritize your comfort and provide the best available accommodation in Kathmandu, the bustling capital city of Nepal. After your long flights, you can relax and rejuvenate in comfortable lodgings before and after your trek. We offer two different packages for our Everest Base Camp trek: one based on a 3-star hotel and another based on a 5-star hotel. If you choose our 3-star package, we will accommodate you for 4 nights at one of the best 3-star hotels in Kathmandu, Hotel Lo Mustang. Alternatively, if you opt for our 5-star package, we will accommodate you for 4 nights at the best 5-star hotels in the city - either Marriott Kathmandu or Yak and Yeti Hotel.
  3. Best Available Sherpa Lodge Accommodation: Along the trekking route, we select Sherpa lodges that offer the best available accommodation options. These lodges provide comfortable rooms, and where available, they even offer the luxury of hot showers, allowing you to refresh and revitalize after a day of trekking.
  4. All-Inclusive Package: Our all-inclusive package covers all the essential aspects of your journey, such as accommodation, meals, permits, transportation, and experienced guides. This comprehensive approach ensures that you can focus on enjoying the trek without the need to arrange these details separately. Your well-being is our top priority during the EBC trek. We ensure plentiful and hygienic meals, giving you the freedom to choose from the lodge menu. Unlike other companies, we believe in offering a variety, recognizing the role of nourishing meals in energizing your journey. Our Sherpa guides provide a personalized dining experience, and we take pride in providing unlimited food and hot drinks. We understand the importance of good food and adequate rest for a memorable trek, aiming to enhance your overall experience in the Everest Base Camp adventure.
  5. Personalized Service: We understand that each trekker is unique, and we pride ourselves on providing personalized service. Our team takes the time to understand your individual needs and tailor the trekking experience accordingly. Whether you require additional support, have specific preferences, or seek a particular pace, we are dedicated to accommodating your requirements.
  6. Over 25 Years of Experience: With more than 25 years of experience in organizing treks in the Everest region, we have developed a strong reputation for delivering high-quality and memorable experiences. Our extensive expertise allows us to navigate the challenges of the terrain and provide a safe and rewarding adventure.
  7. Local Sherpa Company Giving Back to Society: As a local Sherpa company from the Everest region, we are deeply connected to the local community. We are committed to giving back and supporting local initiatives that benefit the Sherpa people and the environment.One of our notable initiatives includes providing scholarships to over 140 students from backward communities in the lower Everest region for a period of five years. By choosing Mountain Sherpa Trekking, you become a part of this noble cause, contributing to sustainable development in the region and making a positive impact on the lives of local communities.

Based on these reasons, here are some highly recommend Everest trekking packages:


Luxury Everest Base Camp Trek with Helicopter return 13 Days: If you're looking for a luxury experience, our Luxury Everest Base Camp Helicopter Trek is perfect for you. You'll stay in a 5-star hotel in the city and enjoy the best comfort lodges along the route. One of the major benefits is the helicopter ride back to Lukla after reaching Everest Base Camp, which saves you a three-day trek back. If you want to customize the trek package, we can tailor this trek to fit your budget and preferences—just let us know!

We highly recommend reading this blog: "Why Luxury Everest Base Camp Trek Options Are Best for Couples, Families, and Luxury Travelers." It explains why staying in luxury hotels in the city and the best lodges on the trek makes for an exceptional experience.

Everest base camp luxury trek- 16 Days: This package is suitable for those who want to trek in comfort and style. It includes stays at luxury lodges, luxury 5-star hotels in city and spa treatments. This itinerary can be customized and make it 15 or 16 days depending on your time.


For those seeking the best alternative treks in the Everest region, we recommend the following options:

  • Everest View Trek: If you're seeking a shorter trek or an alternative to the Everest Base Camp trek, the Everest View Trek is a fantastic option. This journey offers breathtaking panoramic views of Everest and other majestic peaks while immersing you in the local Sherpa culture.
  • Gokyo Valley Trek: For a unique and off-the-beaten-path experience, the Gokyo Valley Trek is an excellent choice. This trek takes you to the pristine Gokyo Lakes, nestled among snow-capped mountains. You'll enjoy awe-inspiring vistas and have the chance to encounter Himalayan wildlife along the way.
  • Gokyo Valley with Renjo La Pass Trek: For adventurous souls seeking a more challenging trek, this itinerary combines the beauty of the Gokyo Valley with the thrilling crossing of the Renjo La Pass. This high-altitude adventure rewards you with breathtaking views and a sense of accomplishment as you conquer the pass.

ebc trek package

Embark on an exhilarating adventure through the Khumbu Valley with our selection of longer and challenging treks. Whether you seek to explore the stunning Himalayan landscapes or conquer higher passes, we have the perfect options for you. Additionally, our extended treks include the iconic Everest Base Camp, allowing you to immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring surroundings of the world's highest peak.

Everest Chola Pass Trek: We highly recommend the Everest Chola Pass Trek for those who are fit and seeking a challenging adventure in the Khumbu region. This trek offers a breathtaking journey through the majestic Himalayas, reaching altitudes of approximately 5,420 meters (17,782 feet) at the Chola Pass, providing a thrilling and rewarding experience for trekkers. Embark on this incredible expedition to witness stunning landscapes, immerse yourself in Sherpa culture, and conquer one of the iconic high passes of the Everest region.

Everest Circuit Trek: The Everest Circuit Trek is a popular and challenging trek in the Everest region, encompassing a journey to Everest Base Camp (5,364 meters or 17,598 feet), crossing the formidable Chola Pass (5,420 meters or 17,782 feet), and traversing the breathtaking Renjo La Pass (5,340 meters or 17,520 feet). Along the way, trekkers also get to explore the serene Gokyo Lake (4,790 meters or 15,715 feet) and ascend the magnificent Gokyo Ri (5,357 meters or 17,575 feet) for panoramic views of the Himalayas.

Everest Three High Passes Trek: Experience the ultimate adventure in the Khumbu Valley with our Everest Three High Pass Trek. This exhilarating journey combines the iconic Everest Base Camp visit with the challenge of conquering the top three high passes: Kongma La (5,535 meters/18,159 feet), Cho La (5,420 meters/17,782 feet), and Renjo La (5,360 meters/17,585 feet). Trekking through breathtaking landscapes, crossing glaciers, and immersing yourself in the Sherpa culture, this trek is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for adventure enthusiasts. Join us on this epic expedition and create unforgettable memories in the heart of the Himalayas.

Experience the ultimate adventure in the Khumbu region with our exclusive Everest Base Camp treks that offer the exhilarating opportunity to climb 6000-meter peaks. For an extraordinary challenge, we recommend our special Everest Base Camp trek combined with an ascent of Island Peak or our Everest Base Camp trek with the thrilling climb of Lobuche Peak. These carefully designed itineraries and all-inclusive packages ensure that you not only reach the iconic Everest Base Camp but also push your limits by conquering impressive peaks, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

01. Everest base camp trek with Island Peak Climbing  (21 Days )

02. Everest Base camp with Lobuche Peak Climbing (20 Days )

If you have an extended holiday and are looking for a trek that gradually ascends from a low altitude, the Jiri to Everest Base Camp trek would be the ideal choice. This classic route allows trekkers to embark on a scenic journey through the heart of the Khumbu region, immersing themselves in the rich cultural and natural beauty of the area. With its picturesque landscapes and diverse terrain, the Jiri to Everest Base Camp trek offers a unique and authentic experience, following in the footsteps of legendary climbers who paved the way to the world's highest peak. Whether you are a seasoned trekker or a first-time adventurer, this trail promises a rewarding and unforgettable expedition.

Embark on the adventure of a lifetime with our all-inclusive Everest Base Camp trek package! Customize your itinerary to fit your schedule, budget, and preferences. Our package includes meals and accommodation for a comfortable and fulfilling trek. Immerse yourself in the stunning landscapes and rich Sherpa culture. Contact us via email for inquiries or special requests. Our dedicated team will provide you with personalized options that exceed your expectations. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to conquer the Himalayan trails and create lifelong memories. Contact us now to design your perfect Everest Base Camp trek.

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