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EBC Trek

EBC trek – 10 days is can reach the foot of the world highest mountain in short time. The trail pass through the beautiful landscape with tradition Sherpa people and their culture.

  • Trip Fact - 10 days
  • Trip Code : HST-NST-06
  • Trek Start/End: Lukla
  • Grade : Moderate/Difficult
  • Trek start Elevation: 2810m/9217ft
  • Highest Elevation: 5545m/18187ft
  • Group Size: Minimum 2 People
  • Best time: September, October, November, December, February, March, April
  • Mode of Trek: Teahouse / Tent
  • Trek Duration : 10 days
ebc trek

EBC trek is one of the best trekking destinations for adventure travelers where you can reach the foot of the world highest mountain Mount Everest. The trip has an exciting half an hour mountain flight to Lukla that will take your thrilling appetite. Everest base camp trek commences with mountain sherpa guide and helper. The EBC trek offers you most scenery and the landscape along with culture, custom, and traditions of local Sherpa people.

This is the highly recommended trek by world-renowned travel guidebook. As you put your first step into the Khumbu region the scenery will surprise you. As you land on the Tenzing Hilary airport in Lukla you can see the amazing landscape, smiling local Sherpa people, Mani walls, people with spinning wheel. While you will find numerous shops, restaurants, café-bars, snooker house and variety of lodges. Then your trek to Everest base camp leads towards Phakding village in between Lukla & Namche. You will descend 200 m below from Lukla to reach Phakding. Consequently, that is good for the better acclimatization.

EBC trek continues as we step towards the sacred mountain Khumbi Yu Lha (5762m/18900ft). Just at the foothill of this mountain is the town of Namche also called the gateway to Mt Everest. Next day our walk will be just above Namche where you will find the highland settlement Khumjung at 3700m/12136ft and Nepal’s highest airfield at Syangboche. While this walk will help to get acclimatized. Without proper acclimatization, it’s not possible to complete the trek without any sickness. We will continue our journey to EBC following Dudhkoshi river valley somehow. Furthermore, the other highlights for EBC trekking are the monastery of Tengboche, Pangboche village, Dingboche & Pheriche village, Khumbu glacier and all the world tallest mountains & peaks.

EBC trek highlights

  • Magnificent view of Himalaya during Kathmandu/Lukla/Kathmandu flight.
  • World highest airfield Syangboche airport.
  • Namche Bazaar town of the gateway to Mt. Everest.
  • Explore Sherpa culture and tradition.
  • Tengboche and other ancient monasteries.
  • World highest mountain and glacier.
  • visit Kalapattar and Everest Base Camp

Himalayan smile treks & adventure is the leading trekking company in Nepal serving for one decade. We have successfully operated thousand of trek and expedition thus we are the team of young and dynamic experts. Now we have designed this EBC trek 10 days for you.

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EBC Trek Itinerary

The 35 minute through the Himalaya will take you to Lukla the trekking starting point for Everest Base camp trek and the trail countinue up and down hill through the bank of the Dudhakoshi to Phakding (2600m/8528ft).

The trail leads towards Namche following Dudh koshi river valley crossing few suspension bridge and traversing through Mani wall & Chorten . After the the last suspension bridge the trail leads straight uphill is probably hardest part for many trekkers.

Today the trail goes upward in the beginning through the Everest view hotel and later the trail transverse through eastern edge of the Khumjung village and the trail descend down to Phunki Tanga and the trail will lead upward towards Tengboche. Then the trail leads downward for 20 minutes to reach Deboche. We will have very good view of Mt Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse (7864m/25794ft), Amadablam(6814m/22350), Cholaste(6335 m/20779ft), Tabuche peak(6495m/21303) during the walk.

The trail leads through the bank of the Dudhkoshi river for the most of the part and at the end after crossing Dudhkoshi river the trail goes high above the Imja river valley and reaches Dingboche.

The trail follows the Dudhkoshi river valley again until we cross Thogla-la Pass at 4750m/15580ft. Then the trail follows Lobouche valley until we reach Lobouche.

The trail leads the flat plain until we cross Lobouche Pass the the trail traverse a bit high above the glacier corner. There will be lot of loose rocks on the way to Gorakshep so, you should keep your eye on your step and the surrounding. After reaching the Gorakshep we will take rest and have launch. After lunch day hike to the Everest base camp (5364m/17594ft)the foot of the world highest mountain.

Early morning climb to towards Kalapatthar(5545m/18187ft) the hillock from where we can see all the mountain including Mt Everest (8848m/29022ft), Nuptse(7864m/25794ft), Pumori (7165m/23501ft), Khumbutse (6639m/21776ft), Amadablam(6814m/22350ft), Thamserku (6618m/21707ft), Kangtega (6783m/22248ft), Lobouche Peak(6135m/20123ft). For sure this is the best place to see Mt Everest.

From Gorakhashep back to the route to the Pheruche. Overnight in mountian lodge in Pheruche.

This hike is also pretty long but it is all way to down to low altitude is pretty easier so, we will feel easier for this hike to the Namche.

This is our last day of hiking since we have started walking. This is also a nice walk though it takes long time but you will comfortable to walk down hill to the Lukla.

EBC Trek Price

Silver Price - US$ 890.00 Per Person (Twin sharing)
The Package Cost Includes:
  • Airport to hotel pick up and drop  domestic airport by private vehicle
  • One highly experienced mountain Guide and porters (1 porter for 2 people),
  • Accommodation food, drinks, salary, insurance, transportation of both trek guide and porters
  • Group medical supplies (first aid kit)
  • All necessary paper works and national park entry permits
  • TIMS Card (Trekker’s Information Management System card)
  • All additional government tax
  • Airfare Kathmandu / Lukla / Kathmandu with airport tax.
  • Airfare Kathmandu / Lukla / Kathmandu with airport tax for guide.
The Package Cost Excludes:
  • Nepal entry visa fee (USD 25 for 15 days/ USD 40 for 30 days from date of issue) (You may easily get Nepal visa upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu)
  • International air fare
  • Kathmandu hotel
  • Travelers insurance
  • All Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during trekking
  • Accommodation in Mountain lodge run by local people during trek
  • All kind of drinks (Alcohol, hot and cold drinks)
  • Bar bills, telephone bills and other personal expenses (shopping/ laundry)
  • Tips to guide and porter
  • All expenses due to unavoidable events e.g. Personal illness, strike etc.
  • Helicopter eevacuation charge in case of emergency whilst trekking
Gold Price - US$ 1180.00 Per Person (Twin sharing)
The Package Cost Includes:
  • Airport to hotel pick up and drop by private vehicle
  • Accommodation in Mountain lodge run by local people during trek
  • Meal on full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during trekking
  • One highly experienced mountain Guide and porters (1 porter for 2 people),
  • Accommodation food, drinks, salary, insurance, transportation of both trek guide and porters
  • Group medical supplies (first aid kit)
  • All necessary paper works and national park entry permits
  • TIMS Card (Trekker’s Information Management System card)
  • All additional government tax
  • Airfare Kathmandu/ Lukla/ Kathmandu with airport tax
  • Airfare Kathmandu/ Lukla/ Kathmandu with airport tax for guide
The Package Cost Excludes:
  • Nepal entry visa fee (USD 25 for 15 days/ USD 40 for 30 days from date of issue) (You may easily get Nepal visa upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu)
  • International air fare
  • Kathmandu hotel
  • Travelers insurance
  • All kind of drinks (Alcohol, hot and cold drinks)
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu (Approx 10-12 USD)
  • Bar bills, telephone bills and other personal expenses (shopping/ laundry)
  • Tips to guide and porter
  • All expenses due to unavoidable events e.g. Personal illness, strike etc.
  • Helicopter evacuation charge in case of emergency whilst trekking
 

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