The tallest mountain peak in the universe, Mount Everest (8848m), located in Nepal and known as Sagarmatha and Chomolungma in Tibetan, attracts adventurers. Ambition Himalaya Treks & Expeditions offers a particular sixteen-day itinerary for those seeking a luxurious Everest Base Camp trip that ensures a fantastic adventure.
Everest Base Camp Luxury trek have been quite popular ever since Tensing Norgay Sherpa and Sir Edmund Hillary made the famous climb in 1953. Now is your probability of joining the more than 29,000 people going to EBC annually. Our painstakingly planned Everest Base Camp Luxury Lodge expedition provides a close-up and breathtaking view of Mt. Everest, the magnificent Himalayan peak, and other nearby summits.
The journey starts with a quick flight to Lukla, then a four-hour march to Phakding, including crossing the DudhKoshiGhat. You’ll pass through Sherpa settlements along the route rich in Buddhist tradition and culture. The presence of the Sherpa people will gladden your heart as their colorful Lungdar prayer flags decorate their houses and the countless Buddhist stupas and monasteries.
The journey displays at least one spectacular alpine peak each day. Your senses will be mesmerized by the magnificence of several mountains, including Mt. Everest (8848m), Mt. Lhotse (8501m), Mt. Makalu (8463m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8153m), Mt. Ama Dablam (6812m), Mt. Khumbutse (6640m) amd Mt. Pumori (7161m).
Further exploration will lead you through lovely mountain woods with juniper, fir, and Nepal’s national flower, rhododendrons. Also, the Sagarmatha National Park, including UNESCO World Heritage Site, is located in this area. The Snow Leopard, Himalayan Pheasant, Himalayan Black Bear, Himalayan Tahr, jharal, and several exotic birds are examples of unusual fauna that may be found inside its borders.
As you travel through rural regions, Himalayan goats, yaks, and naks may often be seen grazing contentedly in the underbrush. On the tenth day, you will finally arrive at the majestic Everest Base Camp, surrounded by its breathtaking beauty. You’ll return to Lukla on the twelfth day before boarding a flight to Kathmandu.
Get lost in the marvels of Mount Everest and the rich cultural heritage of the Sherpa people by starting this Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek. Thanks to our efforts, every minute of your vacation will be filled with comfort, elegance & the breathtaking beauty of nature or the Himalayas.
|01||Flight||Arrival in Kathmandu||1,300||-----||Hotel||Dinner|
|02||Tour||Tour in Kathmandu & Trek Preparation||1,300||6-7 hrs||Hotel||Breakfast|
|03||Fly/trek||Fly -Lukla & Trek Phakding (8 km)||2,860/2,610||3-4 hrs||Yeti Mountain Home||B L D|
|04||Trek||Phakding - Namche Bazar ( 12 km)||3,440||6-7 hrs||Yeti Mountain Home||B L D|
|05||Hike/rest||Hike -Everest View hotel/rest (4-5 km)||3,780||3-4 hrs||Yeti Mountain Home||B L D|
|06||Trek||Namche bazar - Tengboche (10-11 km)||3,860||5-6 hrs||Best Lodge||B L D|
|07||Trek||Tengboche - Dingbche (11km)||4,410||5-6 hrs||Best Lodge||B L D|
|08||Hike/rest||Hike - Nagarjun hill /rest (4-5 Km)||5,000||4-5 hrs||Same Lodge||B L D|
|09||Trek||Dingboche - Lobuche (8-9 km)||4,910||5-6 hrs||Best Lodge||B L D|
|10||Trek||Trek - EBC Via Gorakshep (14-15 km)||5,364||8-9 hrs||Best Lodge||B L D|
|11||Hike/trek||Hike - Kalapatther & Trek Pheriche (13-14 Km)||5,445||7-8 hrs||Best Lodge||B L D|
|12||Trek||Pheriche - Namche Bazar(17- 8 km)||3,440||7-8 hrs||Yeti Mountain Home||B L D|
|13||Trek||Namche Bazar - Lukla (18-19 km)||2,860||6-7 hrs||Yeti Mountain Home||B L D|
|14||Flight||Lukla - Kathmandu , transfer to hotel||1,300||30 m||Hotel||Breakfast|
|15||Free/rest||Rest day/Shopping/ or optional tour||1,300||-----||Hotel||Breakfast|
|16||Flight||Airport Departure or extend days||-----||------||-----||Breakfast|
you with the relevant transport to the hotel. After relaxing and recuperating from your trip, you may explore some markets. And in the evening we invite you to Welcome dinner.
Start your sightseeing tour in the Kathmandu Valley after a full breakfast. Explore well-known sites, including Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, and Swayambhunath Temple (also called the Monkey Temple). Take time to explore the historical and architectural marvels of these holy places. Our staff will give you a thorough trek briefing in the afternoon to ensure you are ready for the forthcoming adventure. Make any required preparations for the walk, and don’t hesitate to ask any questions.
From Kathmandu, we will fly through beautiful scenery to Lukla, where our trip will start. We started our walk toward Phakding as soon as we landed at Tenzing-Hillary Airport in Lukla. The hike provides stunning views of the mountains and verdant surroundings. We will go around 8 kilometers to Phakding in about 3 hours. As you spend the night in a cozy lodge, unwind and get used to the altitude.
We proceeded on our way toward the lovely Namche Bazaar after leaving Phakding. This path is charming since it passes through quaint towns, fantastic suspension bridges, and dense stands of rhododendron blooms. Today we will entter Sagarmatha national park from Monjo.
We will get to admire and enjoy the breathtaking natural surroundings as we ascend toward Namche Bazaar, the entrance to the Everest area. The elevation will be slow, enabling us to completely take in the splendor of the surroundings as we go. Namche Bazaar is a significant and thrilling stop on our tour since it is the starting point for access to the Everest area. We’ll be trekking for roughly 10 to 12 kilometers today. We will arrive in Namche Bazaar, a bustling commercial center located at a height of 3440 meters, in around 6 -7 hours.
You can assist your body in adjusting to the higher altitude today, which is a significant day. Acclimatization is the procedure that is required to make sure that your body can respond to the changing high altitude circumstances healthily. Today after breakfast, head to the Everest View hotel (3780m); you may get stunning panoramic views of the majestic peaks Ama Dablam, Lhotse, and Mount Everest, etc. The distance of this trek is around 4 to 5 kilometers & it typically takes 3 to 4 hours to accomplish. Spend the rest of the day at Namche Bazaar, where you may participate in various activities, including touring the neighborhood markets and thoroughly absorbing the unique Sherpa culture.
We continue our trip by moving forward toward Tengboche after Namche Bazaar. As we go the Gradual rout to Kyajuma and down the trek to Phunki Thanga. In route, we are treated to breathtaking views of the magnificent Himalayan peaks.
Our surroundings are attractively adorned with colorful prayer flags, which give our trip a dash of color and spirituality. From Phunki Thanga we walk uphill for another 1;30 minutes approx and we eventually reached Tengboche after walking for around 10 or 11 kilometers, which took us about 5 -6 hours. The high height of 3860 meters above sea level is where Tengboche is situated.
The monastery at Tengboche is one of its most well-known features. The monastery is renowned for its serene and spiritual ambiance, which promotes peace of mind & a sense of community. Spend some time exploring the monastery & taking in the tranquility of the surroundings.
We go from Tengboche to Dingboche, located at a height of 4410 meters. The route passes through the picturesque Sherpa village Pangboche, mountain forests, and natural settings. Enjoy the shifting views as we hike for around 11 to 12 kilometers in about 5 hours. When you arrive at Dingboche, marvel at the stunning views of the tall peaks, such AmaDablam Island peak and part of Lhotse.
We set out on a walk to Nagerjun Hill and then back to Dingboche to better acclimatize. This trek is approximately 4-5 hours & covers a distance of about 4 -5 kilometers. You can see Beautiful 360-degree views of Lhotse, Makalu, Ama Dablam, and other peaks that make up the Khumbu Himalayan range from Nagerjun. We return to Dingboche and enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure after taking in the breathtaking views.
We leave Dingboche behind and continue on our journey toward Lobuche after breakfast. The route is a Gentle ascent till Thukla, providing breathtaking views of the nearby mountains. After Shukla, we will have to climb Lonuche. We trek for roughly 8- 9 Kilometers over 5 – 6 hours before arriving at Lobuche, which is located at a height of 4910 meters. Get ready for the last leg of the journey to Everest Base Camp.
Since we are embarking on a hike from Lobuche to Everest Base Camp, it is a great day. At 5364 meters, the base camp is located at a very high height.
Our route will pass through the well-known Khumbu Glacier, renowned for its breathtaking splendor. We will get the fantastic chance to fully see the stunning surroundings of the majestic Himalayan mountains throughout our excursion. We will start our trek back by following the same route we originally traveled after reaching Everest Base Camp. We will spend the night in Gorakshep, where we are headed tomorrow.
Today You will cover a distance of around 14 to 15 kilometers. This route will take you around 8 – 9 hours to accomplish.
We set off early in the morning on a strenuous climb to Kala Pathar, located at a height of 5545 meters. The panoramic views of Mount Everest, Nuptse, Pumori, and numerous other peaks are unmatched by Kala Pathar. After photographing this stunning landscape, we go down to Guesthouse for Breakfast and after preparing continue to Phereche (4210 meters). This hike lasts around 7 – 8 hours and covers 13 to 14 kilometers.
After leaving Pang, we go through picturesque scenery and conventional Sherpa villages as we return to Namche Bazaar. We trek for almost 8- 9 hours, covering a distance of 17 to 18 kilometers, before reaching Namche Bazaar. Celebrate your trek’s triumphant conclusion and take some well-earned time off in this bustling mountain town.
On the last day of our journey, we descend from Namche Bazaar to Lukla. One final time, revel in the magnificent splendor as we go around 18 to 19 kilometers, which takes about 7 -8 hours. It’s time to take stock of your remarkable adventure once you arrive at Lukla. With your fellow hikers, spend the evening remembering and exchanging experience tales.
Today, as we return to Kathmandu via a picturesque flight, we say goodbye to the Everest area. Before arriving at Tribhuwan International Airport, take one final look at the mountains from above. After our staff transfers you to your hotel, you may unwind and get some well-earned rest at your hotel in Kathmandu. Think back on the experiences you had when trekking to Everest Base Camp.
Today is a great day that should be spent relaxing and taking things easy. There are many fun things to do & see in Kathmandu. You may wander through the busy streets bursting with color and energy. Browse the local markets to discover exciting trinkets and delectable street cuisine.
If you want to decompress, you might treat yourself to a spa and rest in a peaceful environment. For those who want to understand more about the rich history and customs of the city, there are also cultural excursions available. Kathmandu thus offers something for everyone to enjoy, whether they are looking for adventure, shopping, or a little pampering.
The time is now to make the most of this chance to recharge and reflect carefully on the incredible experience you have been on.
Time to say goodbye to Nepal after a fantastic journey in the Everest area. Depending on your travel objectives, you may leave Kathmandu or prolong your stay to see more of the country’s beauties. Our staff will help you with airport transportation and ensure everything goes well as you leave. Bring back treasured memories of your climb to Everest Base Camp and the kind people of Nepal.
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A safe flight from Kathmandu to Lukla starts the Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek. The weather may delay or cancel flights. If you’re interested, we’ll try to book a helicopter. The extra expenses may vary from $400 to $600 Per person, depending on the number of passengers. Some itineraries involve an additional day for delays. We suggest extending some extra days to the end of your vacation to accommodate airline delays since they may span many days. After the trip, designate these additional days.
Special Information for Lukla Flight
Flights from Ramechhap to Lukla and vice versa may be accessible during peak travel times to help relieve congestion at Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan International Airport. If your departure is impacted, you must drive 135 kilometers from Kathmandu to Ramechhap Airport or return. Private transports are offered without additional charge. We’ll update you on any changes to the flight information.
There are differences in the amenities available on an Everest Base Camp Regular Trek and Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek. You will be assigned a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu in a typical Everest Base Camp Trek.
In contrast, this luxury trek package includes four nights at a 4-5 star hotel in Kathmandu. You will be delighted with the services and amenities offered by this hotel, which are just fantastic.
Second, the EBC Luxury Trek accommodations will be superior to those at the standard lodges in Lukla, Phakding, and Namche Bazaar.
A representative from our Agency will welcome you when you land at Tribhuvan International Airport and then drive you to the hotel in Kathmandu. The adventure to the Everest Base Camp starts with an exciting flight to Lukla after a scenic tour of Kathmandu.
Approximately a three-hour hike will separate the airport in Lukla from Phakding, where you will spend the night. The road follows the Dudh Koshi River to get to Namche Bazar.
After taking a day to let your body adjust to the high altitude, you will climb to Tengboche, a place famous for its ancient monastery. Before moving toward the Everest Base Camp, you will travel through little settlements like Dingboche and Lobuche as you climb the Himalayas. You’ll spend another night in Dingboche for acclimatization and the walk up Nagarjuna Hill. The Everest base camp is the next final destination.
Later on, after arriving at Everest Base Camp, you’ll go back to Gorekshep to spend the night. You will then climb to Kala Pathar to view Mount Everest up close and the Khumbu glaciers and lakes. You’ll return to Namche Bazar through Pheriche and then to Lukla on the return journey. You’ll return to Kathmandu after taking in the splendor again with a camera and a heart full of memories. Take on the Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek with the ultimate experience.
Did you pay attention to the Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek? Do you also want to know the ideal moment to start this journey? The basic answers are Spring (March to May) and Autumn (September–November). The Everest region’s two seasons are the best for hiking. These times are great for taking in the expansive vistas of the mountains since the weather is pleasant & the sky is clear.
Trekking in these two seasons gives two distinct experiences, although both are considered ideal periods. Nepal regains warmth and vitality throughout the springtime. Rhododendrons bloom at this time of year and attractively blanket the paths. Similar to how you see a distinct hue shift in Nature throughout the Autumn months.
Trekking to Everest Base Camp is also possible in the winter (December to February) and monsoon season (June to August). However, during these months, the temperature lowers dramatically, and there is an excellent likelihood of snowfall. This may increase the hike’s difficulty and affect the trail’s state. This might make it challenging to enjoy the area’s beauty and raise security issues. These two times of year are the least popular for hiking. Therefore, you may go during these seasons to avoid crowds.
How challenging the trip to Everest Base Camp is now that you’ve read the outline thus far? Getting to the foot of the world’s tallest peak is challenging, Although it is a lifetime journey.
This hike is strenuous and complex because of the high altitude, rough terrain, and sometimes unexpected weather. But anybody can overcome the challenges of this extraordinary climb and arrive at the foot of the highest mountain in the world with the proper preparation and a good dose of tenacity. With daily walks that may take up to 8 hours and cover up to 12 miles each, this expedition calls for a high degree of physical condition.
It requires lengthy trekking stretches, sometimes on challenging, uneven routes at heights between 2,860 meters and 5,364 meters. The thin air at high elevations can bring altitude sickness, hindering particular hikers. It’s essential to acclimate gradually and correctly to lower your chance of getting altitude sickness. Your health is our primary concern. Thus, we made sure to include ample acclimatization days in your program.
Therefore, the Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek is the ideal challenge if you want to push yourself.
Let’s now examine the various treks comparable to the Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek.
The first option is the typical 17-Day trek to Everest Base Camp. It has a similar schedule as the EBC luxury Trek but various lodging choices. You will stay in a Standard tourist Hotel in Kathmandu as part of this package and regular tea houses along the route. Another Standard and famous package is the Everest Base Camp Trek -14 days. Additionally, this essential bundle is much less expensive than the premium one.
Everest Base Camp Trek with helicopter return is another excursion similar to the EBC Luxury Trek. The trek’s route is relatively consistent despite the shorter days. This trip package differs from the Everest Base Camp Luxury trip in that you take a helicopter across the Himalayas from Kala Pathar to Kathmandu. You can take in a Panoramic view of all of the Everest peaks.
Our trek packages, however, guarantee a memorable trip to the Himalayas. Additionally, we would be happy to modify it for you. We can accommodate your preferences if you let us know what they are.
Want to learn more about this journey in-depth? Essential Trip Information includes a thorough itinerary, information for visa processing, Accommodations, Food , Acclimatization’s and pretty much anything else you could possibly need to know about this tour. Read more inside.
It usually takes 14 to 16 days to complete the Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek, depending on the route and acclimatization days.
Although prior trekking experience is not necessary, it is advised that you have some hiking experience and a reasonable degree of physical condition.
The Route and trek path are good but due to the high elevation, the journey is challenging. Acclimatization, physical fitness, and mental readiness must be done correctly.
The Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek offers luxurious lodges with comfy mattresses, hot bathrooms, contemporary facilities, and a 5-star hotel in Kathmandu for lodging.
The luxurious resorts provide a broad range of sanitary and delectable meals, including dishes from Nepal, India, the United States, and other countries. Vegetarians and those with special dietary needs may be catered to with advance notification.
The Sagarmatha National Park Entry Permit and the TIMS (Trekkers’ Information Management System) Card are required for the Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek. The hiking firm will arrange for these permissions.
The Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek does need travel insurance. It must include personal items, travel cancellations, and emergency medical evacuation.
The trek is usually done between March to May and between September to November the because weather is good & the sky is clear. The best hiking conditions are during these seasons.
Participants should be physically healthy and withstand the walking challenges despite no set age limit. Before traveling, speaking with a healthcare provider, particularly for older people, is recommended.
Kala Patthar, located at an elevation of 5,545 meters (18,192 feet), is the highest peak that can be reached on the Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek. This vantage point provides breathtaking all-encompassing views of Mount Everest and the other summits.
Acclimatization in the right way is essential for avoiding altitude sickness. The walk involves steady ascents, rest days, and drinking enough water. Speaking with a healthcare provider about altitude sickness treatments and symptoms is advised.
Avalanches may occur in the Everest area, particularly under certain meteorological circumstances. However, trained guides regularly monitor the events to ensure safety, and the hiking routes are thoughtfully selected to limit exposure to high-risk zones.
The majority of the luxury lodges along the hiking route provide Wi-Fi. However, there can be extra costs. In certain places, there is mobile network coverage. However, it might be patchy and insufficient.
Yes, the majority of upscale lodges provide charging stations for mobile devices. However, there could be an additional cost. Packing extra batteries or power banks is wise as a backup.
Every Trekking spot has emergency evacuation procedures in place. For medical problems, helicopter rescue services are available, and the tour guides are equipped to manage a variety of circumstances.
|No. of People||Price Per Person|
|1 Pax||US$ 3800|
|2 Pax||US$ 3100|
|3-5 Pax||US$ 2900|
|6-9 Pax||US$ 2700|
|10-15 Pax||US$ 2600|
|Over 16 Pax||US$ 2500|
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