About Trip

Looking for Trekking in Nepal? Or are you dreaming about Everest Base Camp trek?

The highest mountain of the earth Mt. Everest (Sagarmatha – 8,848 m above sea level), residing in the Himalayas of Nepal with its snow-capped giant companions allure many travelers from the world each year. The peerless natural artistic charm of Mt. Everest gets ascertained by travelers through popular Everest Base Camp trek.

Everest base camp trek is a journey to the lap of the roof of the world surrounded by enormous glaciers and majestic mountain vistas. The extreme thrill and challenges provided by this trek is something that one must experience in their lifetime.

EBC trek is an amazing destination. It hauls trekkers through lovely terrains and offers the surprising view of mountain ranges.

The trek not only provides beautiful sceneries. But the trek also provides competitive challenges that energize trekkers to face and conquer it.

During the trek, walking through mysterious tracks and inclining higher altitude provides an exciting adventure that every trekker seeks for. Daily walking in the shadows of the mountains with unfolding scenic view of Mother Nature’s beauty is something that no other trek can offer.

The trek provides access to the world’s highest mountain Mt. Everest with:

Fabulous panoramic view of the mountain vistas,

Exploring traditional Sherpa villages and monasteries filled with immense culture,

Hiking around world heritage site Sagarmatha National Park

Visiting lovely spotless woodland to remorseless ice fields and glacier.

This has to lead the popularity of Everest Base Camp trek to skyrocket. Thus thousands of visitors trek in this region every year.

Weather

One of the most difficult treks gets more challenging when the weather is not favorable. The best time to trek is during:

Spring (February, March, April, May)

Autumn (late September, October, November, December) season.

It is possible to trek anytime all the year. But only by playing safe and preparing one to face any situations. Most of the people love October, November, March, April and May. During this time the weather is perfect for trek and the busiest time of the year.

The maximum temperature at base camp ranges from 6 to 25°C.

And minimum temperature ranges from 2 to −20°C or even lower as per the season.

Mountains views

EBC trek offers many mountain ranges for trekkers to witness. The Everest region bags in 4 of the highest mountains out of 14. Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt Lhotse (8,516 m), Mt Makalu (8,463 m) & Mt Cho Oyu (8,201 m) are the 4 big giants.

Other fabulous and neighboring mountains are: Mt. Nuptse (7,861 m), Mt. Ama Dablam (6,812 m), Mt. Thamserku (6,608 m) and others. Hence this trek provides a wide range of panoramic view of stunning art of Himalayas.

Wildlife

Everest region is home to the various rare species organisms. It provides suitable environment for them to survive. So UNESCO made Sagarmatha National Park a world heritage site.

popular and endangered species of wildlife in the area are: Yak, Himalayan Tahr, Snow Leopard (6,000), Red Panda (2,500), Himalayan Black Bear, Musk Deer, Himalayan Jumping Spider and well heard YETI. Also around 118 species of bird are found in this area. Some of them are: Monal, Danphe (Lophophorus), Crow, Mountain sparrow, Kalij pheasant and other rare species of birds.

Furthermore different species of insects are even found in this region. Around 26 species of butterfly have made their home in the national park. Sometimes even Bumblebees are discovered during their flight of foraging.

Even in the high altitude many varieties of plants survive with great struggle against cold and unfavorable environmental condition. The higher ground are restricted to mosses and lichens and only some species of shrubs are present but in lower level alpine vegetation covers most of the area. Birch, Juniper, Blue pines, Firs, Bamboo and Rhododendron are some common tress of this vegetation. Many rare herbs with high medicinal values also grow in this region.

The Sagarmatha National Park protects and conserves the area including dramatic mountains, glaciers and deep valleys with strict rules and laws. So, entry permit of Sagarmatha National Park must be made before going to Everest which is included in our package

Religion and Culture

Sherpa people are the native people of the Himalaya region. Sherpa are the original people of Mountains. They are famous for their mountaineering skills. They have a great diversity of culture and rich and immense religious value.

Without any doubt, Buddhism is the main religion of Sherpa people. This religion encircles variety of traditions, beliefs and many spiritual practices with original teaching of Buddha. This religion teaches about wisdom, moral virtues and meditation and different ethics of Buddha. So most of Sherpa people are well mannered, welcoming, calm and peaceful.

Many colorful enchanted religious flag keeps swaying throughout the monasteries and on residential area. They are used for promoting peace, compassion , strength and wisdom. It is also believed that these mantras will be blown by wind to spread good will. This delights the heart when trekking in such cultural place.

Tengboche Monastery is their important sacred place. Many trekkers and mountaineers go to receive blessings and for good luck. Also Mani Rimdu festival pleases and delights many trekkers.

Famous Places

Mt. Everest is not only attraction of this region. There are many various places that one must visit after going to EBC.

Mt. Gokyo Ri and Gokyo Lake is the magnificent pair for stunning view of Everest. One of the world’s most beautiful mountain Mt. Ama Dablam and the world’s highest glacier Khumbu glacier also resides in this region. Kala Pathar, Dudh Pokhari, Pass Kongma are also popular among trekkers.

The gateway to Everest is Lukla airport and famous trading hub Namche Bazaar. Lukla airport holds the record as one of the world's dangerous airport.

Difficulties

It is not an easy job to trek in Everest region. The trek is full of challenge that cannot be predicted if the weather is not good. Well it won’t be fun if there are not any challenges during the trek.

The common problem seen among trekkers is Altitude sickness (Acute Mountain Sickness). It is a negative health effect of high altitude. Sore feet, extreme fatigue, Khumbu cough and other sicknesses are also observed.

Package

This 15 days Everest Base Camp package is especially developed so to make it easier for all those who wish to trek. Every beginner to experts can adjust on this package and enjoy the trek. We can also make changes in the itinerary to make this package more suitable according to your personal preferences.

We also provide special deal for this package. If a group has more than 10 members then as a reward the group leader gets Free Trekking. So, if you want to do Free Trekking in Nepal then form a group and come trek with us.

Cost Design

In this competitive market, we have designed the cost for the trek with more care so that we can provide our best service at low price. The designed cost only includes the necessary and compulsory materials for the trek. In this package the cost ranges from $1150 to $1500+ which makes trekking affordable for everyone. Thus be assured and enjoy the trek with our best service.

We Sublime Trails with motto ‘inspiring life in great wild’ have been providing our services since 2012. Our goal is to be passionate to provide an unforgettable travel experience for you and to make life worth living with sweet memories.

So we are and will be trying to do as much as we can to improve ourselves now and in future. Thus we sublime trails are ever ready to help every trekkers to live the fantasy.

Here is Everest Base Camp Trek FAQs that you might find helpful. 

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival to Kathmandu(1300m)
  • Day 02: Flight to Lukla (2804m) and Trek to Manjo(2850m)
  • Day 03: Manjo to Namche Bazaar(3440m)
  • Day 04: Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar
  • Day 05: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche(3870m)
  • Day 06: Tengboche to Dingboche (4430m)
  • Day 07: Trek to Chhukung(4710m) & Trek Back to Dingboche
  • Day 08: Dingboche to Lobuche(4910m)
  • Day 09: Trek Everest Base Camp and return to Gorak Shep (5180m)
  • Day 10: Gorakshep to Kala Pathar and back to Gorakshep and descend to Pheriche(4300m)
  • Day 11: Pheriche to Namche Bazaar
  • Day 12: Namche Bazaar to Lukla
  • Day 13: Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu/ Rest at Kathmandu
  • Day 14: Rest and sightseeing day in Kathmandu
  • Day 15: Departure
Detail Itinerary

What’s Included

  • All the airport pick up and drove.
  • Kathmandu hotel for 3 nights around 3-star category.
  • Lodge accommodation, Breakfast, lunch, and dinner during the trekking in Himalaya.
  • Flight fare from Kathmandu to Lukla and return to Kathmandu.
  • Well experienced guide, assistance guide and porter for the trekking.
  • National park entrance fees, Times card fee.
  • Necessary Paperwork with the government of Nepal and Tax department.
  • All the Necessary insurance for the sublime crews.
  • All the Necessary Bus, car and jeep Service for the trip.
  • Sublime First Aid kit carried by our Guide
  • Down jacket, the Sleeping bag which should be refunded to the company after trip completion or See: best sleeping bag for Everest base camp trek
  • Salary, foods, and accommodation for sublime crews.
  • Emergency evacuation assistance service but the Helicopter or necessary transport and Hospital cost should be paid by clients them shelf or insurance company.

What’s Excluded

  • Any meals other than breakfast in Kathmandu
  • Monuments entrance fees
  • Rescue & travel insurance, trip cancellation costs, accident or health emergency, evacuation, loss, theft or damage to baggage and personal effects. We strongly advise you to take out personal travel insurance.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary.
  • Items of a personal nature.
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, internet, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, cold drinks, bottle or boiled water, hot shower etc.)
  • All the alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and Drinking water during the trip.
  • All the chocolate and dessert items and sweet items.
  • Your Nepal entry visa fee.
  • Tipping for the sublime crews.

Clothing

  • Down Jacket
  • Waterproof and Windproof Jacket
  • Hiking Socks
  • Light and Comfortable Clothes
  • Flash Dry Shirts
  • Cap or Hat
  • Woollen hat, Gloves, and Scarf
  • Quick Dry Towel
  • Neck Bands

Footwear

  • Hiking Boots
  • Slippers
  • Down shoes

Medication

  • Diamox tablets
  • Water Purifier
  • Blister plasters
  • Diarrhea tablets
  • First Aid Kit
  • Painkillers
  • Isotonic Powder

Gear

  • Hiking Backpack
  • Daypack
  • Trekking Poles
  • Torch
  • Oximeters
  • Polarized sunglasses with UV protection
  • Raincoat
  • Maps
  • Whistle
  • Headphones
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Water Bags/Bottle
  • Backup Battery

Toiletries

  • Sunscreen
  • Moisturizer for face and body
  • Toilet Paper
  • Wet Wipes
  • Tampons/Sanitary Napkins
  • Toothbrush/Paste
  • Travel Shampoo/Body Wash Set
  • Deodorants
  • Sanitizer
  • Talcum Powder
  • Lip moisturizer
  • Small comb
  • Pocket Knives

Snacks

  • There aren't many nutritious or healthy snacks in the retail stores in the mountains. You will find plenty of chocolate bars and other low energy bars and drinks, but again they are very highly priced. Also, you can take coffee mixes, cereal mixes, oatmeals and other energy drink powders that will come very handy during your trek.

Documents

  • Passport
  • Cash
  • Permits
  • Travel Insurance

Rated 5/5 based on 5 reviews
  • noimage
    Singapore

    SUBLIME Everest Base Camp 15 days trek with Sublime Trails

    Rating:

    Every time I think about trekking there always comes a name and that is of Sublime Trails. Before going to EBC 15 days trek I had already gone to Langtang trek and Annapurna Base Camp trek with them. When I was planning for the trek Ram helped me to organize…

  • noimage
    Australia

    Best guide for EBC trek 15 days

    Rating:

    I and my husband went to Everest Base Camp 15 day trek through Sublime Trails and we had a great time when we were in Nepal. For the beginners like us, this trek was hard enough to give up on the half way but our guide Ram took care of…

  • noimage
    United Kingdom

    Everest base camp trek - The Lifetime Memory

    Rating:

    We had a 15 days trek to Everest Base Camp with Sublime Trails. The trek was well organized and literally, it was perfect for us. They served us really well from the time of pick up at Kathmandu till our departure. Our guide Hari and our porters were really caring…

  • noimage
    Germany

    Super guide Bk and Genuine Company Sublime Trails

    Rating:

    Bikram(BK) without a doubt is a great and friendly guide. He was really awesome and cool all the time we spent with him. He picked us from the airport and took us to the hotel. Then the following day we started our journey to Everest base camp under 15 days…

  • noimage
    United States

    An amazing trek in Nepal

    Rating:

    Our group of 12 people including me went for 15 days Everest Base Camp trek with Sublime Trails. It was a great trekking experience which made us think about returning back to trek again in Nepal. I was trekking for the first time while my other friends had already trekked…