Everest Base camp Trek



Starting From

USD $2100

Global Nepal Treks is a leading adventure travel company based in Kathmandu, specializing in organizing treks, tours, and expeditions across Nepal. With experienced guides and a commitment to safety and sustainability, they ensure a memorable and hassle-free trekking experience.
  • trip code:ABCT
  • destination:Nepal

Trip Highlights

Everest Base Camp with Global Nepal Treks

Nestled in the heart of the Himalayas, the Everest Base Camp trek is a once-in-a-lifetime adventure that beckons thrill-seekers and nature enthusiasts from across the globe. This iconic trek offers an unparalleled opportunity to witness the world's highest peak up close while immersing oneself in the breathtaking beauty of the Nepalese Himalayas. Partnering with Global Nepal Treks, this journey becomes not just an adventure but a soul-stirring experience.

Introduction to Everest Base Camp Trek

A Brief Overview

The Everest Base Camp trek is renowned for its stunning landscapes, rich cultural heritage, and challenging terrain. It typically spans around 12 days, leading trekkers through picturesque villages, lush forests, and rugged mountain trails.

Importance of Everest Base Camp Trek

For many adventurers, reaching Everest Base Camp is a lifelong dream and a testament to their spirit of exploration. It's a journey that offers a profound sense of achievement and a deep connection with nature.

About Global Nepal Treks

Global Nepal Treks is a leading adventure travel company based in Kathmandu, specializing in organizing treks, tours, and expeditions across Nepal. With experienced guides and a commitment to safety and sustainability, they ensure a memorable and hassle-free trekking experience.

Planning Your Everest Base Camp Trek

Best Time to Visit

The best time to embark on the Everest Base Camp trek is during the pre-monsoon (March to May) and post-monsoon (September to November) seasons when the weather is generally clear, offering spectacular views of the Himalayas.

Permits and Regulations

Before setting out on the trek, trekkers need to obtain permits from the Nepal Tourism Board and the Sagarmatha National Park. These permits help regulate the flow of tourists and contribute to conservation efforts in the region.

Physical Fitness Requirements

While no specialized mountaineering skills are required, trekkers should be in good physical condition and adequately prepared for the challenges of high-altitude trekking. Regular exercise and cardiovascular training can help build stamina and endurance.

Route and Itinerary

Kathmandu to Lukla Flight

The journey begins with a thrilling flight from Kathmandu to Lukla, a small airstrip nestled amidst the mountains. From Lukla, trekkers embark on a scenic trek through Sherpa villages and rhododendron forests.

Trekking Route Overview

The trek follows the legendary Everest Base Camp trail, passing through Namche Bazaar, Tengboche, Dingboche, and Gorak Shep before reaching Everest Base Camp. Along the way, trekkers are treated to breathtaking views of Everest, Lhotse, and Nuptse.

Acclimatization Stops

To avoid altitude sickness, the itinerary includes several acclimatization stops where trekkers can rest and allow their bodies to adjust to the high altitude. This gradual ascent helps minimize the risk of altitude-related health issues.

Accommodation and Facilities

Teahouses on the Trail

Throughout the trek, trekkers stay in cozy teahouses or lodges operated by local Sherpa families. These teahouses offer basic but comfortable accommodation and hearty meals, providing a glimpse into Sherpa hospitality and culture.

Availability of Food and Water

While basic meals such as dal bhat (rice and lentils) and noodle soup are readily available along the trail, trekkers should also carry snacks and water purification tablets to stay hydrated and energized.

Basic Facilities at High Altitudes

At higher altitudes, facilities such as electricity and hot showers may be limited or unavailable. Trekkers should be prepared for rustic living conditions and embrace the simplicity of mountain life.

Challenges and Precautions

Altitude Sickness

Altitude sickness, also known as acute mountain sickness (AMS), is a common concern for trekkers ascending to high altitudes. Symptoms may include headaches, nausea, and fatigue. It's essential to ascend slowly, stay hydrated, and listen to your body's signals.

Weather Conditions

The weather in the Himalayas can be unpredictable, with temperatures fluctuating rapidly and occasional snowfall or rain showers. Trekkers should dress in layers and carry waterproof gear to stay comfortable in changing conditions.

Safety Measures

Global Nepal Treks prioritizes safety and provides experienced guides who are trained in wilderness first aid. They also conduct thorough safety briefings and carry emergency communication devices to ensure prompt assistance if needed.

Highlights of the Trek

Views of Everest and Other Peaks

The highlight of the trek is undoubtedly the awe-inspiring views of Everest and its neighboring peaks, including Lhotse, Nuptse, and Ama Dablam. Watching the sunrise over the Himalayas from Kala Patthar is a moment trekkers will never forget.

Cultural Encounters with Sherpas

Along the trail, trekkers have the opportunity to interact with Sherpa villagers and learn about their unique culture and traditions. Visiting local monasteries and attending prayer ceremonies offers a glimpse into the spiritual life of the Sherpa people.

Visiting Tengboche Monastery

One of the cultural highlights of the trek is a visit to Tengboche Monastery, the largest monastery in the Khumbu region. Set against the backdrop of Everest and Ama Dablam, this serene sanctuary is a place of spiritual significance for Buddhists and a photographer's paradise.

Things that you need to know

Best Season to Trek EBC:

Autumn (September - November) and spring (March-May) is the best trekking season for trekking and mountaineering in Nepal.  Weather is mostly clear and the temperature is moderate which offers beautiful views without any obstruction. Spring collects beautiful flowers, plants, and rare animals Walking is also very much suitable during this season. Summer (June - August) and winter (December - February). Though summer collects heavy monsoon rainfall it is very much clear to trek around Mustang, Dolpo, and Nar- Phu valley since they are rain shadow areas.  Tibet is much more favorable for Tibet trek. Everest,  Langtang and Annapurna is always comfortable to trek even in the winter season.


Experience & Fitness:

Trekking in Nepal for Everest Base Camp and Annapurna  Base Camp does not require past experience, though we have a challenging route in Everest compared to Annapurna our itinerary suggests to walk comfortable distances. Trekking in the Himalayas always takes us to challenge altitudes and rocky routes, demands proper rest time and acclimatization to sustain their strength. We always have both listed properly in our itinerary. However certain training like Running, Skipping and another workout will definitely help you in roots.



Altitude sickness is a significant risk when trekking on any trails above about 2500m. However good health, proper care and drinking plenty of water will definitely help you to prevent altitude sickness. Every trekker needs to be familiar with the heights so, for this, we have life-saving acclimatization days during the trek, peak climbing, and expedition. We also provide certain medical support for your relief and emergency rescue through helicopter whenever guests require.



We only leave footprints! Global Nepal Treks is very much concern agency on environmental pollution and Global Warming. We are always serious and genuine towards our garbage during the trek, especially in Camping type. We collect all the rubbish and deposit it to the proper place to protect our environment. We also partake in every program conducted in KEEP Kathmandu Environmental Education Project. We also suggest all travelers protect our environment and Stop Global Warming.


Helping Hand:

Profit oriented is not only our priority! we have been helping some of our very villagers from different corners of Nepal to sustain their social life and help them with education and required materials. We are always looking forward to interested candidates in this field to give helping hand to support and inspire them for their better beginning and good future. If you are interested please contact us: they really need us, Support us to be their Helping Hand. Street Children orphanage



We have a tailor-made program for Everest view Trek. Days in the itinerary are always flexible, can be increased & decreased depending on your holiday and time schedule. Trekking in Everest around the Himalayan region goes through unexpected complications like natural and health challenges resulting from changes in the itinerary for your security during the trek by our professional guides and leader to take you to the final point safe and sound so, please cooperate with your guide for your protection. Flights in the Everest region are very dedicated even in the best season due to bad weather so we request our travelers to carry luggage for extra days in Katmandu or in Lukla.


Arrival at Kathmandu 1,310m, a welcome program by Global Nepal Treks member and direct transfer to Hotel in Kathmandu on Bed & Breakfast plan.

Domestic Flight to Lukla 2,828 m. 35 minutes and 3 hours trek to Phakding 2,610m. Overnight at Lodge.

Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440 m, 6/7 hours overnight at Lodge.

Rest day NamcheBazzar 3,440 m for acclimatization Overnight at Lodge.

Trek to Tengboche 3,867m, 5 hours overnight at Lodge.

Trek to Dingboche 4,410 m, 5 hours overnight at Lodge.

Trek to Lobuche 4,930 m. 4 hours overnight at Lodge.

Trek to Gorakshep 5,140m 3 hours we have lunch then visit Everest Base Camp 5,357m Back to Gorakshep. Overnight at Lodge.

Early morning climb to Kalapathar 5,545m enjoy the incredible view of Mt Everest, Khumbase, Pumari, range of Chho - Yu, Khumbu Glacier Amadablam, Everest Base Camp, etc then trek down to Labuche 4,930m 6/7 hours, Overnight at Lodge.

Trek Back to Debouche 5 hours overnight at Lodge.

Trek back to Jorsalle / Monju 2,835m 5 hours overnight at Lodge.

Trek back to Lukla 5 hours overnight at Lodge.

Flight back to Kathmandu 35 minutes, and transfer to Hotel with Bed & Breakfast plan.

Departure transport from Hotel to Airport for your onward destination,


1) 4 times Domestic / International Airport Pick up & drops

(2) All Grand Transportation above program

(3) Flight Fair Kathmandu / Lukla / Kathmandu (Guest +Guide)

(4) Airport Taxes

(5) 3 meals per day during the trek (Breakfast Lunch & Dinner) including Tea or coffee

(6) Accommodation on Lodge during the trekking

(7) 3 night's hotel in Kathmandu on Bed & Breakfast plan

(8) An English Speaking Guide

(9) Necessary Porter 1: 2 (one porter for two Guest), the porter will Carry 20KG/ 25 KG your Luggage

(10)All Government local Taxes

(11)Sagarmatha National park Fees

(12)(TIMS) Trekker’s Information Management System

(13)First Aid kit above 6 pax Compulsory

(14)General equipment for Porter during the adventure trip

(15)Guide and porter salary

(16)Guide & Porter insurance during the trekking and extra services according to the guest per Demand '' Please feel free to inform us''

(17) Company T-shirt as a gift

(18) Tour Certificate


(1)Trekking equipment any type of personal expenses such as Alcoholic Beverage drinks, phone, and Laundry

(2)Emergency Rescue and Travel Insurance, Trip Cancellation cost accident or Health, Loss Theft or Damage and personal effects.

(3)Flights in the Everest region are very dedicated even in the best season due to bad weather and the company is not responsible in this case, we can process another alternative way out at extra cost.

(4)Hot shower (trekking route)


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