We provide the Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek with the best-facilitated accommodation. The Luxurious trek differs from a Budget Everest Base Camp Trek in response to teahouses, itinerary, and acclimatizing days. We will guide you according to your comfort zone concerning your walking speed and resting desire. You can have the best trek to base camp within 17 days.
To the foot of the world’s highest altitude in your comfort zone is possible only in Everest Luxury trek. You can expect all sorts of facilities regarding the best tea houses and food. Most importantly the rest days to acclimatize your body.
The Mount Everest base camp Luxury trek is advanced than the Budget Everest base camp trek even though the trek’s destination is the same – The Everest base camp. The luxury trip offers the best lodge with an excellent service.
The Himalayan flight to Lukla from Tribhuvan International airport lands you at the beginning point of the Everest Luxury trek. The scenic beauty of the Khumbu region and cultural charm, flapping prayer’s flag (Lunga), and burble of Dudhkoshi, Mane, and Chorten welcome you in the Khumbu region. Day by day you will reach the different destinations and get a close-up view of white ranges of eastern Nepal Himalaya: Nuptse (7861m), Lotshe (8561m), Ama Dablam (6812m), Thamserku (6623m), Mt. Pumori (7161m), Lobuche (6119m), Tabuche (6542m), Mount Everest (8848m) and many more.
Uphills and downhills, suspension and wooden bridges, waterfalls, the rhododendron forest along with diversified plants and animals, stone-paved path, pine trial, yak meadow and herd, Sherpa and their culture, monasteries, mane and Chorten, high passes and the scenic beauty from altitude fascinate the trekking trail. The majestic view of white Himalayas and sloppy, rocky and snow-covered landscapes from different viewpoints of trekking is more than amazing.
The luxurious resting zone in Mount Everest base camp luxury trek are: Yeti mountain home in Phakding (2,610m), Everest view hotel in Namche (3440m), Rivendell lodge in Debuche (3,735m), Summit hotel in Dingboche (4,410m), Himalayan Eco Lodge in Lobuche (4,910m) and the Edelweiss lodge in Pheriche (4,270m). You will also have a night stay in tea houses in Gorakshep (5140m) and Phortse (3, 950m): the places where luxurious facilities are unavailable.
Luxury Everest Base Camp Trek Itinerary
|Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu, Meet at the airport and transfer to Hotel|
|Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu / Kathmandu Day Tour|
|Day 03: Early Morning Flight to Lukla (2840m) – Trek to Phakding (2,610m)|
|Day 04: Trek Namche Bazaar (3,440m) Walking 6 Hours.|
|Day 05: Short Trek to Saygbuche (3880m) walking 2 hrs|
|Day 06: Trek to Debuche (3,735m) via Tengboche Walking 5 Hours|
|Day 07: Trek to Dingboche (4,410m) Walking 5 hours,|
|Day 08: Rest day in Dingboche (4,410m) Afternoon walking around|
|Day 09: Trek to Lobuche (4,910m) Walking 4 and half hours|
|Day 10: Trek to Gorak Shep (5,140m) – Afternoon Everest Base Camp Visit (5,364m)|
|Day 11: Early morning, climb Kalapatthar. Trek to Pheriche (4,270m), 5 Hours|
|Day 12: Pheriche- Trek to Debuche (3,735m) Walking 4 Hours|
|Day 13: Debuche – Manjo (2835m) Walking 6-7 Hours|
|Day 14: Trek to Lukla (2840m) Walking 6 Hours|
|Day 15: Fly to Ramechap / Kathmandu Flight 40 minutes|
|Day 16: Rest and shopping day|
|Day 17 : Final Departure|
Mount Everest base Camp Luxury Trek Highlights
- The thrilling flight to Lukla
- Yeti Mountain home and Everest view Hotel
- Hillary suspension bridge
- Introduce with ethnic Sherpa communities
- Visit the oldest and beautiful monastery (tangbuche)
- Yak grazing firm
- Base camp of world highest mountain.
- An amazing view of Mount Everest, Makalu, Ama Dablam, Lhotse, Pumori, etc
Luxury Everest Base Camp Trek Itinerary
- Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu
- Day 2: Sightseeing in Kathmandu
- Day 3 : To Lukla (2840 m) & Trek to Phakding (2,610 m)
- Day 4 : Phakding To Namche Bazaar (3,440m)
- Day 5 : Short Trek to Sangbuche (3880m) – Everest View Hotel
- Day 6 : Trek to Debuche (3,735m) via Tengboche.
- Day 7 : Debuche to Dingboche (4,410m) Trek.
- Day 8 : Rest day in Dingboche (4,410m)
- Day 9 : Dingbuche to Lobuche (4,910m).
- Day 10 : Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5,140m) – Afternoon Everest Base Camp Visit (5,364m)
- Day 11 : Climb Kalapatthar, Trek to Pheriche (4,270m)
- Day 12 : Pheriche – Debuche (3,950m)
- Day 13 :Debuche – Manjo (2835m)
- Day 14 : Manjo to Lukla Trek (2840m)
- Day 15 : Fly to Kathmandu Flight (40 minutes)
- Day 16 : Rest and shopping day
- Day 17 :Departure from Nepal
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu
On the very first day of your Luxury Everest Base Camp trek, you will arrive in Nepal. The Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu will be our junction where you will meet with the Mission Summit Treks team. After a warm welcome, you will be taken to the Luxury hotel in Kathmandu. Night stay: In the Luxury Hotel ( five Star Hotel) in Kathmandu.
Day 2: Sightseeing in Kathmandu
The second day of trip involves a Kathmandu day tour . As the city of Kathmandu is fascinated with different cultural heritages listed in UNESCO. Beginning the tour after having breakfast, we will visit Pashupatinath, Bauddhanath, Swayambhunath, and Kathmandu Durbar square. Depending upon tiredness and available time we will also visit Thamel Bazar in the evening. Night stay: Luxury Hotel of Kathmandu
Day 3 : To Lukla (2840 m) & Trek to Phakding (2,610 m)
You will reach the gateway of Namche Bazar – Lukla, on the morning of the third day. It will take around 30 min to reach Lukla through flight. During your flight you will enjoy the wonderful view of mountains, flowing rivers and sparkling Himalayas. After arrival in Lukla, we will have breakfast and the journey to Phakding begins. The stone-paved path, downslope and the bank of Dudh Koshi takes you to Phakding, a beautiful village on the bank of Dudh Koshi. Sometimes you will walk uphills, through the wood, and passes suspension bridges. It will take 3 to 4 hours to Reach Phakding from Lukla You will get Luxury tea houses in Phakding called Yeti Mountain Home.
Day 4 : Phakding To Namche Bazaar (3,440m)
Leaving the beauty of Phakding we will start our journey towards the gateway of Sagarmatha – Namche bazzar after having delicious breakfast. Walking through rhododendron forest, suspension bridges including Hillary suspension bridge (highest suspension bridge), pine trial, Jorsale and Manjo village, you will reach Namche Bazzar. Namche Bazzar is one of the best town of Everest region. All sorts of facilities related to luxury trek are available here. It is also termed as Thamel of Himalaya. Along with trekking you can enjoy the traditional and cultural beauty of Khumbu region. It takes 7 to 8 Hours to reach Namche from Phakding and we will stay at Luxury Hotel at Namche Called Yeti Mountain Home.
Day 5 : Short Trek to Sangbuche (3880m) – Everest View Hotel
To acclimatize the body we will have short walk to Sangboche on the fifth day and will return to Everest view hotel. We will start the trek after having breakfast. You will walk uphill and enjoy the view of surrounding. The Sangbuche airport, small villages, school, off road gives glimpse of life in remote areas. We will hike to Everest view hotel from Sangbuche. The Everest view hotel is in highest altitude from where you will have majestic view of Eastern mountain ranges. Mount Everest, Nupste, Lostse Shar, Amma Doblam, tabuche and cholache, Kusum Khangaru, Khangteka and Thamsherkhu standing in alignment gives wonderful scenario. After around 2 hours of walk, we will have rest in Everest view hotel.
Day 6 : Trek to Debuche (3,735m) via Tengboche.
We will leave Everest view hotel and trek towards Debuche after having breakfast. The trial follows neither steep downhill nor difficult uphill, thus the trial to Debuche via Tengboche is considered as best trial of Everest base camp trek. The rhododendron forest, flowing river on the base of mountain, the yak kharka, mane and Chorten on the path makes our eyes busy on viewing its beauty. The view of white Mountain ranges along with Mt. Everest become more close as we walk forward. We will reach Debuche after walking around five hours by passing Kaynjuma, Phungi thanga, Tengboche monastery – one of the oldest and powerful monastery of the Everest region. Today we have to walk around 5 Hours from Everest View Hotel to Debuche via Tengboche monastery and we will stay at Rivendell lodge
Day 7 : Debuche to Dingboche (4,410m) Trek.
Today we will cross 4000m altitude and reach to new destination Dingboche (4410m). After having breakfast we will descend down towards a small spring and cross the suspension bridge. Uphills with junipers and rhododendron having small height fascinate our trail. The greatest permanent Sherpa village named Pangboche become our resting zone after walking the uphills for few hours. We will reach Somare walking through Pangboche and will cross Imja stream. As we walk forward the Himalayan view of Nuptse, Lhotse, and Ama Dablam attracts and makes us to take photographs and videos. After around five hours of walk from Debuche, we will reach Dingboche – a beautiful Sherpa village with yak farms, prayers wheels and stones. It takes 5 – 6 Hours to Reach Dingbuche from Debuche and we will stay at Summit lodge at Dingbuche
Day 8 : Rest day in Dingboche (4,410m)
As we will be on altitude above 4000m while reaching Dingboche, our body needs enough rest to acclimatize with increasing altitude and decreasing air pressure. Thus on the eighth day, we will have a rest in Dingboche. After having breakfast we will have a short trek to Nagarjun hill to view the beauty of Mt Makalu and return back to the summit hotel. After having lunch you can have few hours walk to Chukhung or stay on hotel to take enough rest.
Day 9 : Dingbuche to Lobuche (4,910m).
We will carry our backpack and walk towards Thukla. After walking for few hours we will reach Thukla and have Lunch. After the Thukla pass we will se the monument of Sherpas and other climbers. In This day we can enjoy the view of yak kharka, the Himalayan cow (Jokpe) makes the place more beautiful. The grazing yak, mountain goats, and Himalayan range attract our attention. Finally, we will reach Lobuche in 6 hours by enjoying the nature of Khumbu region and we will stay at Himalayan Eco Lodge.
Day 10 : Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5,140m) – Afternoon Everest Base Camp Visit (5,364m)
After having breakfast we will head towards Gorak Shep, the last resting place of Everest base camp trek. It is the last day to reach Everest base camp. The beauty of place and excitement to reach Everest base camp adds energy in us. The close up view of Mount Everest with forwarding steps doesn’t let us to feel tired. Crossing glaciers, walking over the rocks and viewing Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhola, Mt. Khumbuste, Mt. Changaste, Mount Pumori, Mt Everest and Labuche peak we will reach Gorakshep (5140m). After having lunch in Gorekshep, we will take rest for some while and walk towards Everest base camp. After 2 and half hours we will reach Everest base camp from Gorak shep, the long journey started from Kathmandu will get its destination point as we step on Everest base camp. The low temperature will not let us to stay long in base camp thus after spending about an hour we will return back to Gorekshep.we will stay night at tea house of Gorekshep.
Day 11 : Climb Kalapatthar, Trek to Pheriche (4,270m)
We will wake up very early in the morning to climb Kalapatthar view sunrise and wonderful scenario of Mount Everest, Nuptse, Lotshe, Pumori, Lhola, Khumbuste, Changuste, Amadablam, Lobuche peak and Mera peak. After capturing sunrise view and mountainous scenario we will return back to Gorekshep. The trekking towards lower altitude will begin as we checkout from tea house of Gorekshep. We will start our walk on the same path on which we had come Gorekshep. The mountainous view remain behind us and become far as we move ahead towards Pheriche. After walking around 5 hours from Gorekshep, we will reach Pheriche. We can have wonderful view of Mt. Amadablam, Lobuche peak, Tabuche peak and Cholache peak from Pheriche. Night stay in hotel Edelweiss.
Day 12 : Pheriche – Debuche (3,950m)
After having breakfast, we will start our walk towards Debuche. Day by day we will return to lower altitude and will walk more downhills than uphill. It takes around 5 hours to reach Debuche from Pherichi. We can view Mt Everest, Lhoste, Nuptse, Lhoste shar from Dubuche. it takes 5 hours to reach Debuche from Pangbuche and Night stay at Revendell hotel.
Day 13 :Debuche – Manjo (2835m)
After having breakfast in mountainous surrounding in Debuche, we will start our walk. Passing Kangjuma, Sannasa and Phungi Thanga we will reach Namche bazzar and have Lunch in the best hotel. We will descend to Manjo village from Namche bazzar. The pine trial, Hillary suspension bridge, the conflux between DudhKoshi and Bhotekoshi lead us to Monjo village lying in Sagarmatha National park. It take 6-7 hours to reach manjo from Debuche and Night stay in Yeti Mountain home.
Day 14 : Manjo to Lukla Trek (2840m)
Finally the last day of trekking in Khumbu region welcomes us with cool air flowing from dudhkoshi in Manjo village. Enjoying the delicious breakfast of Yeti Mountain home, we will descend towards Lukla. Walking uphills and downhills, following the forest trial, crossing wooden and suspension bridges we will reach Phakding and have Lunch. The bank of Dudhkoshi will lead us to Lukla. We reach Lukla after around 6 hours of walk from Manjo. Night stay in Yeti Mountain Home.
Day 15 : Fly to Kathmandu Flight (40 minutes)
Depending on the flight time, we will wake up early in the morning and Check out from hotel and return Kathmandu in Flight from Lukla. It takes around 40 minutes to reach Kathmandu from Lukla. The mountainous view from flight reminds your Everest Base Camp Luxury trek and the moment of being close to Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lotse, Lhoste shar Mt. Lhola, Mt. Khumbuste, Mt. Changaste and Mount Pumori. We will land in Tribhuvan International Airport and check into hotel and have rest.
Day 16 : Rest and shopping day
On the second last day of your trip you can have enough rest and shopping in Thamel Bazzar or Kathmandu Newroad depending on your choice. In the evening you will have farewell dinner with company member. Night stay in Hotel.
Day 17 :Departure from Nepal
Depending on the time of your flight our company member will drop you to Airport and remain with you until you entered for your flight. In this way the Everest Base camp Luxury trek will complete and remain as a life time memory.
- Airport pick up and drop by private car/Van/Bus
- 3 night 4-star Hotel (**** )accommodation in Kathmandu on Bed n breakfast
- One day Sightseeing
- Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and Kathmandu
- The best accommodations during the trek.
- Full board 16 Breakfast Lunch Dinner
- All necessary paper permits for Everest Base Camp Trek.
- A helpful, knowledgeable, friendly, well English speaking trained, government license holder guide With all his salary, food, drinks and insurance.
- Porter for your baggage 2 trekkers: 1 Porter ( max 26kg)
- Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available)
- All government taxes and office expenses.
- Menial water bottle for during the trek
- Trekking route map
- Domestic Airport tax
- Nepal entry visa fee $40
- International airfare and Your Travel insurance
- Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu
- Tips for Guide and Porter
More Details Of Mount Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek
Mount Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek is 17 days and 16 nights trek including arrival and departure day. You will have Kathmandu day tour before starting your trek to Everest base camp and a complete rest day after arriving Kathmandu from Everest region. In total you will spend, 13 days in Everest region.
Even though the Everest base camp trek is a challenging trek, In Everest base camp Luxury trek you will have enough acclimatizing days and best accommodation, thus you can complete this trek without difficulties. There are several information you required to have Everest base camp luxury trek.
You can get visit Visa of Nepal from Nepal Embassy. If you are far from Nepal embassy then you can get visa from Tribhuvan international airport, Nepal as well. After arriving Nepal you can take visit visa of 1 month or more depending on your holidays.
|Tourist Visa Fee Details|
|Days||Updated Tourist Visa Fees|
|15 Days (Multiple Entry)||USD 30|
|30 Days (Multiple Entry)||USD 50|
|90 Days (Multiple Entry)||USD 125|
|Visa Extension (Within Valid Visa Period)||USD 3 per day|
|Visa Extension (With Multiple Entry)||Additional USD 25|
|Visa Extension (After Visa Expiration)||Late fee USD 5 per day|
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After arriving Nepal, private car will drop you to hotel. You will have Kathmandu day tour in car. You will reach Lukla in flight. After reaching Lukla you will not use any means of transportation in Everest region. In case you feel too much hard or you suffered from altitude sickness or if you become sick and couldnot compete trekking then we will hire helicopter to return Kathmandu or take rest for few days and complete trekking which depends on your wish.
In Everest base camp Luxury trek, you will get the best accommodation until you reach Gorekshep. Hotels with attached bathrooms are available up to Debuche only Thus our company will provide an attached room up to Debuche. After Debuche also we will provide the cleanest hotel for night stay.
Charging you phone, camera and other gadgets will be available throughout the trek but as we go to higher altitude, it becomes more expensive to charge your phone. Charging will be available in dining hall only and you should pay extra charge for each gadget charging.
Dependency in solar and inverter for electricity is the reason behind extra charge for charging the gadget.
Taking shower in higher altitude will be risk as temperature will be very The frozen water in higher altitude sometimes make difficult to take shower. Hot shower is available upto lobuche.
The company will provide breakfast, lunch and dinner in package. You can get Tibetan, Nepali, Chinese and Indian food varities in Everest region. You can choose food of your choice from menu. The best food we prefer is Nepali Thali (Dal, rice, curry, pickle, salad, papad) as it contains complete balanced diet. You can also get pizza, spaghetti, momo, chowmein, noodles, Tibetan bread, and egg in your meal.
Breakfast include tea or coffee, Tibetan bread, egg, curry, jam or butter, porridge, muesli or other items of your choice from menu. In Lunch and dinner also you can choose food from menu. Most of the menu in each hotel includes Nepali thali, chowmein, momo, Pizza, spaghetti, bread items and many more.
You will get mineral water throughout the trek. A water bottle is essential for each person and should remember to fill the bottle before leaving the hotel in each resting place. At a higher altitude, you may have to pay an extra charge for hot water.
Everest Trek Map and altitude Graph
During times of emergencies like acute altitude sickness or a natural calamity, you might have to be immediately departed in a helicopter. The cost of such deportation is covered by health insurance that needs to be purchased before you start the trek.
Recommended Gear Lists:
- Good wind/rain jacket
- Warm fleece jacket or jersey
- Good boots, either light-weight trekking boots or light full leather boots
- Good -20 Sleeping bag (which can be rented or buy in Kathmandu)
- A comfortable day pack, preferably with a waistband.
- Fleece jacket or pullover
- Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional)
- Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket
- Down vest and/or jacket (optional)
- Lightweight gloves
- Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a a waterproof shell outer
- Sun hat or scarf
- Light balaclava or warm fleece hat
- Sunglasses with UV protection
- Hiking shorts
- Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms
- Fleece or wool pants
- Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants
- Thin, lightweight inner socks
- Thick, warm wool hiking socks
- Hiking boots with spare laces
- Camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals)
Other optional necessary equipment:
- Headlamp (e.g. Petzl Zoom) with spare bulbs and batteries
- Small pad or combination lock-to-lock trek bag
- Basic First Aid Kit (We also provide comprehensive first aid medical kit and Oximeter)
- Large plastic bags – for keeping items dry inside trek bag
- Day pack (approximately 2500 to 3000 cubic inches)
- Water bottles (2 bottles recommended)
- Small wash towel
- Solo trekking with a private guide and porter.
- Trekking with the only Guide.
- Trekking with Guide and porter.
- Trekking with Group, guide & Porter.
Everest base camp trek is moderate trek. The difficulty you may face in Everest base camp is altitude sickness. Your trekking starts from Lukla (2840m) and reaches up to Everest base camp (5,364m) within 8 days. The rising altitude from 2840m to 5364m is maximum and considered as the main reason of altitude sickness.
Physical fitness, proper preparation of trek before 2, 3 months is essential to tolerate altitude sickness. If you prepare well for trek, you can easily walk on zigzag trial, uphills and downhills, morained path to reach Gorekshep and base camp. EBC trekking has a developed and maintained route which decreases hardness for every trekker.
Everest Base Camp Luxury trek takes 17 days and 16 nights including arrival and departure. You will spend 5 days in Kathmandu (arrival day, Kathmandu day tour 0n 2nd day, returning day from Lukla, visiting special places nearby Kathmandu and departure day) and 12 days in the Everest region.
Yes you can do private trek with guide. For doing private trek you should give pre information. You can customize the date of trekking in your private trek.
You can expect best accommodation in Everest region. You will have night stay at Yeti mountain home in Phakding and Namche Bazzar, Everest view hotel in Sangboche, Rivendell lodge in Debuche, Summit hotel in Dingboche, Himalayan Eco Lodge in Lobuche and best tea house in GorekShep. Similarly we will provide 5 star hotel in Kathmandu. You can expect Luxury night stay throughout your trek.
The total distance of Everest base camp from Lukla is 65 km. Hence you should walk 130km in Everest base camp round trip.
The healthy people above 16 years can do EBC trek. There is no age limitation for mentally and physically fit person having willpower and full of energy. Proper exercise, good preparation and healthy feeding habit is best for trek.
Yes, we can customize the trip according to your holidays but customization is possible before booking. Pre information is important to customize the trip.
Yes, we can extend the trip if you want but you should pay extra charge for extended day which will not be included in your package
Yes, you can take the helicopter after base camp but you should pay 1000$ per person. You can have Heli from Gorekshep to return Kathmandu.
You will get the best accommodation on Kathmandu. We will provide 5-star hotel in Kathmandu
The best season for the trek is autumn and spring. Mid-September to mid-December is the best month to get best view of mountain of Everest region. Mid-March to mid-May in spring is also the best time for Everest base camp trek.
Winter season (mid-December to mid-march) and late summer (mid-May to mid-September) is not good for EBC trek because the temperature falls to extreme low in winter. The visibility become very less due to thick fog and tea houses and hotels remain closed during off season (winter and late summer). In late summer, heavy rainfall makes the path steep and thick fog and clouds blocks the scenario of everest region.
The facilities of luxury Everest base camp trek are the best accommodation (best Hotels in Everest region and 5 star hotel in Kathmandu), mineral water throughout the trek and less walking hour. You will spend more days in Everest region in luxury trek than in normal EBC trek. Also you will have sightseeing in Kathmandu after returning Kathmandu from trek.
The difference between normal and luxury Everest base camp trek is the services and accommodation you get. In Luxury trek you will get best accommodation. You spend one day more in Everest region and walking hour per day will be also less. Mineral water will be provided which will not be available in normal trek.
In normal trek you will have normal accommodation, simple tea houses will be provided, you should buy mineral water yourself and you will spend one day less in everest region.
Dimox is used for preventing altitude sickness. It is better to carry Dimox because there is very high chance of altitude sickness in Everest region after passing Namche.
To prepare for Everest Trek you should do jogging or running for 1, 2 hours each day before 3 months of trek. You should have experience of a minimum 1 trekking in the mountainous side.
You can get both hard drinks and soft drinks in menu. We suggest you to take hot water, can juice, tea or coffee, hot chocolate and soup. Don’t intake hard drinks, it will increase the chance of altitude sickness and headache. You will be unable to trek on higher altitude with the use of hard drinks.
The low temperature and cool air may attacks you. So drink plenty of hot water to be safe from dehydration.
Yes, experience of minimum one trekking in high altitude for example ABC trek, Mardi Base camp trek, Manaslu trek or any trekking in mountain region is important for EBC trek. The experience will gives you idea about the mountainous path, walking longer distance, staying away from home, adjusting in new environment.
Yes, you can charge your gadget every day during the trekking in Luxury EBC trek. Also you don’t need to pay extra charge for charging your gadget.