Everest Short Trek 14 Days
Everest Short Trek 14 Days
Everest Base Camp is one of the highest visiting tourist destination situated in Nepal at altitude of 5364 m asl. The Everest Base Camp in Nepal is the place from where the glory begins. It is base of the highest Peak in the world. Yearly many mountaineers come to conquer the highest peak. The way to camp boasts the land of Sherpa’s, who are well renowned for their bravery and hardship. The site falls under the World Heritage Site UNESCO, with the unique cultural place of Sherpa people in Sagarmatha National Park, Nepal.
The Trekking comprises of the Natural beauty of the Sagarmatha National Park with highest peak and its range along with the beautiful varieties of flora and faunas of high altitude. Khumbu glacier, Kalapathhar, Himalayan range, clear weather, tradition culture of Tibetan, Snow leopard, Himalayan thar, Rhododendron etc are the achievable milestones in the route. The journey is generally started with the flight to Lukla Airport which itself is one of the excitement as it is considered to be one of the scariest airport in the world. The thrill changes into excitement after passing through the unique Sherpa village, their culture, white capped mountains, high altitude lifestyles, natural vistas, mountain constrains and the dare to conquer them all to witness the beauty.
Everest base camp trekking might be hilarious and lifetime achievement as we can witness the footprint of Great achievement of humankind, historical background of mountaineering, unique culture of Sherpas, spritiual tradition and encarved beauty along the trails in ‘mani stones’ and natural scenarios. The trekking could be managed in different packages as the choice of the trekkers.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264 ft)
Day 02: Sight Seeing in Kathmandu and Trek Preparation
Day 03: Fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding (2,651m/8,700ft): 8km, 3 - 4 hours trek
Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,438m/11,280 ft): 11km, 5 - 6 hours
Day 05: Acclimatization Day - Namche Bazaar: (3,440m/11,284ft)
Day 06: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3,870m/12,694ft): 10km, 5 - 6 hours
Day 07: Tengboche to Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300 ft): 9km, 5 - 6 hours
Day 08: Dingboche: Acclimatization
Day 09: Dingboche to Lobuche (4940 m/16,207 ft): 7km, 5-6 hours
Day 10: Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5,170 m/16,961ft), visit Everest Base Camp (5,364 m/17,594 ft): 13km, 6-7 hours
Day 11: Gorak Shep to Kala Patthar (5,545m/18,192ft) to Pherice (4,288m/14,070ft): 16km, 7-8 hours
Day 12: Pheriche to Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,280 ft): 20km, 6 - 7 hours
Day 13: Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2,860m/9,186ft): 19km, 6 - 7 hours
Day 14: Fly to Kathmandu
Day 15: Final departure
The Himalayan Action Treks and Tours representatives will receive you in the Tribhuvan International Airport at your arrival. The company will take you to your accommodation and manage for your resting. You will be guided with brief introduction about the trek by the experts. There will be Traditional Nepalese Dinner at your service by the company in the evening.
The Kathmandu Valley is ancient city with its vibrant color of people and their culture. Historical monuments, temples, stupas, monasteries, museums are places of attractions. The city has much more interesting stories about people and their life so the day will be yours with them. We will be having a sightseen around these treasures and have final preparation for the Trekking.
Trekings will start with the exciting flight to Lukla. It will make your good starting with the eyecatching view of aerial views of hills, snowcapped mountain ranges and te beautiful landscapes. Around 45 min of flight, we will be in Lukla (9,186ft). It is the gateway to the trekking to Everest. About an hour’s descent trek from Lukla, we will be in Cheplung village from where we have a glimpse of Mt. Khumbila (18900ft). The mountain has been a sacred mountain and with the eye catching view and decent to Phakding we will have our checkpoint to Phakding.
We will be heading to the very sacred and historical land of Sherpas, the Namche Bazar which has been famous for the birthplace and unique cultural place of Sherpas.
We will cross the Dudh Koshi and pass Chumoa to Monjo on the Shade of beautiful pine forest with rhododendron. We will pass Jorsale village and a steep ascent will take us to the land of Sherpas. The Namche Bazaar is the place where we will have our night stay.
The sunrise will let you engrave the beauty of Mt. Everest and the Mt. Lhotse. This might be what Sherpas are inspired by to be the best climbers in the world. We will be resting the day exploring the land of brave. We can do shopping, wonder in the village to explore Sherpa culture, visit Hillary School and enjoy the local tradition. The day is moreover a day to acclimatize you.
The day will comprise a descent trek to Dudh-Koshi river and ascent to Tengboche. We will be passing through the pine and rhododendron forest in the sandy gravel to reach Tengboche. The spectacular view of Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Thamserku as well as the beautiful Ama Dablam will always welcome you in the way.
The eyecatching view of the lovely lofty mountains continues as we pass from the coniferous forest of pine, rhododendron, birch and fur. The Lovely view of the Ama Dablam is extraordinary. We will head to Devuche crossing the Imja River and then to the Pangboche. We can have the visit to Pangboche Monastery. Then will be headed to Dingboche via Imja Valley. Dingboche is filled with beautiful scenarios of arrayed field. The landscape will be mesmerizing with the eye-catching textures of the buck, wheat and potatoes as if the paintings done by the farmers in their field. We will have the nightstay at Dingboche
The beauty would be adhered by the day as we stay there for acclimatization. We can glare the beauty of the well textured field and the stone arrays that are meant to protect crop from grazing of livestocks. The day might include a short hike to nearby hills for spectacular view of Mt. Makalu, Lhotse, Tswache, Ama Dablam.
We will be having some steep ascend to Chupki Lhara passing the Duglha. Great Himalayan Peaks will be welcoming us as we walk on our trail. The Khumbutse, Lingtren, Pumori and Mahalangur Himal will show their beauty as we head to Lobuche. We would pass the great Khumbu glacier moraine and memorials of the great sumitters on the way.
The day will take you to see the beauty of Gorakshep Lake. Some ascent and misleading way will head to Everest Base Camp so need to follow our guide this day. There will be rocky way with thin and chilly air. Moraines and stream will be on the way with giant mountains, Nuptse, Khumbutse and Pumori on the surrounding. Tents of mountaineers will be seen upon reaching the Everest Base Camp. It will be seen as a city market of Light in the lap of great Mt. Everest while in evening.
We will be back to Gorakshep for our night stay. However for the astonishing view of sunset, we can go to Kalapatthar during sunset in this day and need to coordinate with the guide. The scenario will be blessing to your journey.
We will be leaving early morning in the dawn. The Mt Everest will be ready to reveal its beauty with the familiar peaks as Lingtren, Khumbutse and Changtse. From Kala Pathhar the very close and formidable view of Mt. Everest is the reason why you are there for. There will be time for clicks and adhere the beauty of great Mt Everest and the Himalayan ranges.
We take descent to Pheriche for our night stay.
Now we will be trekking to Namche Bazaar passing descent through the rocky way along the Dudh Koshhi river. The Great Himalyas will wave you back and forest of rhododendron, junipers will give you shade in the sunny day. It will be chill trek down to Namche Bazaar.
The descent will continue to make your legs shaky against the rocky steeps. We can have slow but continuous walk until the Lukla. Taking our memories, now again will be passing the suspension bridges and shores of Dudh Koshi as if they saying to visit again.
We will be in Lukla for our night stay and take rest.
It is time to come back to Kathmandu. With the flight in early morning, we will be taking stories with us from the land of mountains and then come to Kathmandu. The team will receive you and prepares for your accommodation.
There will be a farewell dinner in the evening to celebrate the successful completion of our journey.
The representatives from the Himalayan Action Treks and Tours will take you to the Airport approximately 3 hours before the scheduled flight. Hoping the journey would had been great, we would call you again for your next visit.
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