We provide the Luxury Everest Base Camp Trek with the best-facilitated accommodation. The Luxurious Trek to Everest base camp differs from a Budget Everest Base Camp Trek in response to teahouses, itineraries, and acclimatizing days. We will guide you according to your comfort zone concerning your walking speed and resting desire. You can have a trek to Everest base camp with a luxury lodge within 17 days.
Trek to Everest base camp – the foot of the highest peak of the world in your comfort zone is possible only in the Luxury Everest base camp 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 lodge trekking is more advanced than the Budget Everest base camp trek even though the trek’s destination is the same – The Everest base camp. The Everest luxury trek offers the best lodge with excellent service.
The Himalayan flight to Lukla from Tribhuvan International Airport lands you at the gateway of the Everest base camp Luxury trek. The scenic beauty of the Khumbu region and cultural charm, flapping prayer flag (Lunga), and burble of Dudhkoshi, Mane, and Chorten welcome you to the Khumbu region. Day by day you will reach different destinations and get a close-up view of the white ranges of eastern Nepal Himalaya: Nuptse (7861m), Lhotse (8561m), Ama Dablam (6812m), Thamserku (6623m), Mt. Pumori (7161m), Lobuche (6119m), Tabuche (6542m), Mount Everest (8848m) and many more.
Everest Luxury trek includes Uphills and downhills, suspension, and wooden bridges over water resources. The rhododendron forest along with diversified plants and animals, a 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 the white Himalayas and sloppy, rocky, and snow-covered landscapes from different viewpoints of the Luxury Everest base camp trek 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).
17 Days Luxury Everest Base Camp Trek Itinerary
|Day||Trekking Itinerary||Kilometre||Altitude (m)||Overnight|
|1||Arrival at Kathmandu||–||–||Hotel|
|3||Flight to Lukla, Trek to Phakding||8||2,610||Yeti Mountain Home|
|4||Trek to Namche Bazaar||10||3,440||Yeti Mountain Home|
|5||Trek to Syangboche||5||3,880||Everest View Hotel|
|6||Trek to Debuche via Tengboche||12||3,735||Rivendell Lodge|
|7||Trek to Dingboche||10||4,410||Summit Hotel|
|8||Rest day in Dingboche||–||4,410||Summit Hotel|
|9||Trek to Lobuche||12||4,910||Himalayan Eco Lodge|
|10||Trek to Gorak Shep, Visit Everest Base Camp||7||5,140||Tea House|
|11||Climb Kalapatthar, Trek to Pheriche||14||4,270||Edelweiss|
|12||Trek to Debuche||10||3,735||Tea House|
|13||Trek to Manjo||12||2,835||Yeti Mountain Home|
|14||Trek to Lukla||10||2,840||Yeti Mountain Home|
|15||Fly to Kathmandu||–||–||Hotel|
|16||Rest and shopping day||–||–||Hotel|
|17||Departure from Nepal, drop-off at International Airport||–||–|
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
On the very first day of your Everest Luxury 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.
The second day of trip involves a day tour in Kathmandu. 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
You will reach the gateway of Namche Bazar – Lukla, on the morning of the third day. It will take around half an hour 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 luxury trek to Phakding begins.
The stone-paved path, downslope and the bank of Dudh Koshi takes you to a beautiful village Phakding. Sometimes you will walk uphills through the wood, and suspension bridges over the river. You will get Luxury tea houses in Phakding.
Night stay: Yeti Mountain Home in Phakding.
Leaving the beauty of Phakding we will start our Everest base camp luxury lodging trek towards 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, we will reach Namche Bazzar.
Namche Bazzar is one of the best town of Everest region. All sorts of facilities related to Everest base camp 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.
Night stay in Yeti Mountain Home.
To acclimatize the body we will have short walk to Sangboche on the fifth day and return to Everest view hotel. We will start Sangboche hikking after breakfast. You will walk uphill and enjoy the view of surrounding. The Sangbuche airport, small villages, school and 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.
Night stay in Everest view hotel.
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 – one of the oldest and powerful monastery of everest region.
Night stay in Rivendell lodge.
Today we will cross 4000m altitude and reach to new destination Dingboche (4410m). After having breakfast we will descend downward to 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 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, a beautiful Sherpa village Dingboche welcome us with luxury lodge. We can enjoy with yak farms, prayers wheels and stone decorating Dingboche.
Night stay in Summit hotel.
As we will be on altitude above 4000m while reaching Dingboche, our body needs enough rest. To acclimatize body against increasing altitude with decreasing air pressure and prevent from Altitude sickness we will saty in Dingboche. 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.
Night stay in Summit hotel.
We will carry our backpack and walk towards Thukla. After walking uphill for few hours we will reach Thukla and have Lunch. The trial from Thukla is easy, we can enjoy the view of yak kharka, the Himalayan cow – yak makes the place more beautiful. The grazing yak, mountain goats, and Himalayan range attract our attention.
Finally, we will reach Lobuche enjoying the nature of Khumbu region.
Night stay at Himalayan Eco lodge.
After having breakfast we will head towards Gorak Shep, the last resting place of Everest base camp luxury trek. It is the last day to reach Everest base camp. The beauty of place and excitement to reach base of Mount Everest 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. An hour of walk from Gorekshep takes us to Everest base camp. 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.
Night stay at tea house of Gorekshep.
We will wake up very early in the morning to climb Kalapatthar and view sunrise. The wonderful scenario of Mount Everest, Nuptse, Lotshe, Pumori, Lhola, Khumbuste, Changuste, Amadablam, Lobuche peak and Mera peak from Kalapather will be great to capture in your gadget. 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 through 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.
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.
Night stay at Revendell hotel.
After having breakfast in mountainous surrounding in Debuche, we will return back to Namche. 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.
Night stay in Yeti Mountain home.
Finally the last day of Everest base camp Luxury trek takes us to Lukla. The 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.
Depending on the flight time, we will wake up early in the morning and Check out from hotel.We will return Kathmandu via Lukla flight. It takes around 40 minutes to reach Kathmandu from Lukla. The mountainous view from flight reminds your Everest Luxury trek. The moment of being close to Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lotse, Lhoste shar Mt. Lhola, Mt. Khumbuste, Mt. Changaste and Mount Pumori become refreshed with Mountain view from flight. We will land in Tribhuvan International Airport and check into hotel and have rest.
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.
Depending on the time of your flight our company member will drop you to Airport.
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
Fixed Departure Date
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.
Everest Base Camp Trek Map
More Details Of Luxury 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 a Kathmandu day tour before starting your luxury trek to Everest base camp. You will have a complete rest day after arriving in Kathmandu from the Everest region. In total, you will spend, 13 days in the Everest region and four days in Kathmandu.
Even though the Everest base camp trek is a challenging trek but Luxury Everest base camp trek will be Easy. You will have enough acclimatizing days and the best accommodation, thus you can complete the Everest luxury trek without difficulties. There are several informations you required to do the Everest base camp luxury trek.
You can get a visit Visa to Nepal from Nepal Embassy. If you are far from the Nepal embassy then you can get a visa from Tribhuvan international airport, Nepal as well. After arriving in Nepal you can take a visit visa for 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 in Nepal, a private car will drop you at the hotel. You will have a Kathmandu day tour by car. You will have a Lukla flight to reach Lukla. You will not use any means of transportation in the Everest region. In case you feel too much hard or you suffered from altitude sickness or you become sick and could not complete trekking then we will hire a helicopter to return to Kathmandu or take a rest for a 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’s stay.
Trek to Luxury Everest base camp route provides the facility of Charging your phone, camera, and other gadgets throughout the trek but as we go to higher altitudes, it becomes more expensive to charge your phone. Charging will be available in the dining hall only and you should pay an extra charge for each gadget charging.
Dependency in solar and inverter for electricity is the reason behind extra charge for charging the gadget.
Taking a shower at a higher altitude will be risky as the temperature will be very low. The frozen water at higher altitudes sometimes makes it difficult to take a shower. Hot shower is available up to Lobuche.
The company will provide breakfast, lunch, and dinner in Everest Luxury trek package. You can get Tibetan, Nepali, Chinese, and Indian food varieties in Everest region. You can choose the food of your choice from the menu. The best food we prefer is Nepali Thali (Dal, rice, curry, pickle, salad, papad) as it contains a complete balanced diet. You can also get pizza, spaghetti, momo, chowmein, noodles, Tibetan bread, and egg in your meal.
Breakfast includes tea or coffee, Tibetan bread, egg, curry, jam or butter, porridge, muesli, or other items of your choice from the menu. In Lunch and dinner also you can choose food from the 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 one 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.
Luxury Everest base camp 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.
Everest base camp Packing list:
- 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 bought 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 a 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
Trekking Option of Luxury Everest Base Camp trek
- Solo trekking with a private guide and porter.
- Trekking with the Only Guide.
- Trekking with Guide and Porter.
- Trekking with Group, guide & Porter.