Short Everest base camp trekking
12 days short Everest base camp trekking is mainly designed for trekkers who have a short time to visit Everest base camp trek. Everest short trek starts with a 35-minute flight to Lukla. Lukla is the entrance of the Khumbu region. All the way trekking passes through the Dodhkoshi River all the way passes through Phakding Manjo, Sagarmatha National Park and nice bridges. Explore around the Namche Bazar. Namche Bazar is one of the trading centres of the Khumbu region.
Visit the hometown of Sherpa people and explore around the Khumbu glaciers and Khumbu ice falls. Towering sunrise view of Mount Everest, Mt Lhotse, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt Amadablam, Mt Lobuche, Iceland peak etc. is the core attraction of the Everest trek.
Short Everest base camp hiking is suitable for veteran trekkers those who like challenges. Physical fitness and doing some exercise better help to do this trek. March to May and September to December are the best month regarding the best temperature, weather and to see the best visual of nature and Himalayas.
Moreover, you can do an additional trek to Everest base camp trek. 12 days Everest base camp trek includes your arrival to departure. Basic tea house accommodation and availability of different western menus are available all the way during trek.
Everest base camp hike includes your all lodging and meals from Kathmandu to Lukla flight and flight back to Kathmandu. All the way enjoy the great view of nature and hidden wilderness. Breathtaking sunrise and sunset view of the earth highest peak Mt Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Nuptse is the key attraction of the trek.
Trekking passes through the thin air on the way to Everest base camp and Kala Patthar. You can enjoy seeing Khumbu valley and a close massif view of the top highest mountain around the Everest region. Shore hiking to the Everest base camp is the embarking trip to the lifetime experience of any trekkers of the world.
Food and accommodation
There are various types of accommodation like a tea house, lodges, luxury lodges are available on the trek. So accommodation part you have to confirm before you book the trek. Food and drinks are next important during the Everest base camp trek.
Moreover, you can get varieties of cuisines during your EBC trek. Likewise, you can get macaroni, chowmein, Pizzas, parathas, Dal Bhat, Indian food, Chinese food, Continental foods are normally on the Everest trek. You can use boil water, bottled water or tap water and during the trek. Beverage and drinking water cost extra have to bring extra money for the drinks items.
Best time to do short Everest Base Camp trekking
The highest season for Everest base camp trekking is Spring( March to May) and autumn (September to November). During this peak, season the weather looks fantastic and can see the massif sunrise and sunset views of the mountains and nature. Even there is a rare chance of a flight cancellation. Monsoon (June July and August) is cloudy and raining and winter (December, January and February) is cooler and frozen of ice even few people can do Everest trek in monsoon and winter too. Sunrise Adventure treks will completely arrange your trek in a safe way.
Those trekkers who like to avoid crowded can do this trek in winter and monsoon but need to passion about the good weather for the Kathmandu Lukla Kathmandu flight. Monsoon and winter there are few chances of a daily flight to Lukla due to the weather problem flight can’t operate on time.
Day 1: Kathmandu – Lukla Flight (35 min) & Lukla / 2850m – Phakding Trek (866ft., 2640m.): 3 – 4 hours– B.L.D
Day 2: Phakding – Namche Bazaar trek (3440m., 11319ft.): 5 – 6 hours– B.L.D
Day 3: Acclimatization in Namche Bazaar– B.L.D
Day 4: Trek to Tengboche(3860m., 12694ft.): 6 – 7 hours– B.L.D
Day 5: Trek to Dingboche (4410m., 14300ft.): 5 – 6 hours– B.L.D
Day: 7 Dingboche: Acclimatization – B.L.D
Day 6: Trek to Lobuche (4910m., 16207ft.): 5 hours– B.L.D
Day 7: Trek to Everest Base Camp then Back to Gorakshep– B.L.D
Day 8 : Hike to Kalapatthar (5550m., 16962ft.): 2hr 30min then trek down to Periche (4200m.): 7 hours– B.L.D
Day 9: Trek back to Namche Bazaar (3441m.): 6 hours– B.L.D
Day 10: Trek to Lukla: 7 hours– B.L.D
Day 111: Fly back to Kathmandu– B.D
Note meals included: B.L.D = Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner