Day 1 : Arrive Kathmandu, Airport transfer to hotel, Altitude: 1,300m/4,264 ft
Once your arrival, our representative will be there to welcome you at the Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264 ft). We will receive, you transfer to hotel.
Day 2 : Kathmandu Sightseeing and trek preparation day.
Full day guided city tour around Kathmandu Valley. The aim behind is to let you know Kathmandu city, the city of monuments, temples, and monasteries such as Durbar Square, Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, Swoyambhunath, Changu Narayan, Budhhanilkantha & many others. We will provide you leisure time for rest and preparation for final departure that is scheduled for the next day
Day 3 : Kathmandu to Lukla Scenic Flight and short trek to Kathmandu to Lukla Scenic Flight and short trek to Phakding.Altitude: 2,652m/8,7000 ft
We start our trek with a charming flight to Lukla from Kathmandu after having a breakfast early morning. Once we arrive at Lukla, we head towards Phakding that takes around 4 hours of walk. On our way to Phakding, we will observe beautiful stone walls, painted and non-painted mani stones, view of Kusum Khangkaru mountain, and finally, reach Phakding.
Phakding is the first view point of Kongde Ri mountain range. Also, 500 years old Pemacholing Monastery exists here. Our accommodation would be in a tea house or lodge in full board basis.
Day 4 : Phakding to Namche Bazaar Trek.Altitude: 3,440m/11,283ft.6 hrs trek
From Phakding, we walk towards Namche Bazaar, our gateway to the Everest Base Camp Trek. Passing by Rimshung Monastery and Uchhecholing Monastery, we climb up along the trail and visit Sagarmatha National Park. You can have the internet access here. Moving forward, we cross Larbha Dobhan and taking a further step ahead, we will witness the first view of Mount Everest. Climbing up the path, we are finally at Namche Bazaar.
Namche Bazaar is the main gateway to Everest, you will find colorful Khumbu villages, Banks, Money Exchanger, Internet café and overall all the facilities you can find in the city. On Saturday, a special market appears here, people come here to sell their products and buy things necessary for them. Our accommodation would be at a tea house or lodge on full board basis.
Day 5 : Rest day for acclimatization at Namche Bazaar.
This day is the rest day as we need enough time for acclimatization; however, if you are willing to hike for some time then we take you to famous Everest View Hotel that takes around 3 hours to catch glimpses of Mt. Everest. On our way back, we'll visit Hilary and Sherpa museum. You will get teahouse or lodge accommodation in full board basis.
Day 6 : Namche Bazaar to Tengboche Trek. Altitude: 3,870m/12,694ft 5-6 hrs trek.
Heading towards Tengboche from Namche, the first view of Ama Dablam, Lhotse Shar, Taboche, Kangtega, and Thamserku is witnessed. Moving forward, we pass by an Army Barrack at Phunke Tenga and arrive at Tengboche. Tengboche is famous for the Buddhist Monastery, we visit and explore the monastery. Our accommodation would be at a tea house or lodge on full board basis.
Day 7 : Tengboche to Dingboche Trek. Altitude: 4,360 m/14,300 ft. 5-6 hrs trek.
Ascending along the stone steps, we see the National Park Head Office as we pass by Deboche. Following up the path, we reach Pangboche where a religious place called Pangboche Gompa exists. Walking over some flat trails, surpassing tea shops, we arrive at Dingboche. Here, you get teahouse or lodge accommodation in full board basis.
Day 8 : Dingboche to Lobuche Trek. Altitude: 940 m/16,207 ft. 6hr trek.
Beginning from Dingboche, we head towards Lobuche walking over the mani stones. Taking gradual steps, we will follow the trail of Three High Passes Trek. The trek is quite strenuous as we need to cross Kongma La Pass that resides at an altitude of 5535m. Moving forward, passing by the High camp, we reach Lobuche. At Lobuche, we stay for overnight in a teahouse or lodge accommodation in full board basis.
Day 9 : Lobuche to Gorakshep to Everest Base Camp Trek and back to Gorakshep
Altitude: 5170 m/16,961 ft and 5364 m/17,594 ft. 8-9 hrs trek
Climbing high, we follow Everest Base Camp Trek trail and come across Pyramid, Lobuche pass at 5110m, and Gorakshep Tsho Lake at Gorakshep. We have lunch at Gorakshep and stepping up, passing by Camp and Pumori B.C., we reach Everest Base Camp (5364). We come back to Gorakshep for an overnight stay in a tea house or lodge on full board basis.
Day 10 : Explore Kala Pattar; trek down from Gorakshep via Lobuche to Pheriche. Altitude: 4280 m/14,070 ft.9 hrs trek.
In order to snap in the breathtaking morning view, the sunrays over the snow capped Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse and others; we walk towards Kala Patthar at an altitude of 5550m. From Kala Patthar, we descend towards Dingboche via Lobuche and finally stay at Pheriche you get teahouse or lodge accommodation in full board basis.
Day 11 : Pheriche to Khumjung trek. Altitude: 3780m/12402 ft.5 to 6 hrs walk
As the trail descends, the travel is easier and faster in pace. Following back the same trail with stone walls around, passing by places like Pangboche, Deboche, and Tengboche, we arrive at Phunke Tenga. Heading downwards and crossing the suspension bridge over the Dudh Koshi River, this trek onwards to the Khyangjuma well-known as the trinity ways to Gokyo Valley, Khumjung village, and Namche Bazaar. Views of peaks like Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Tawache and Lhotse are stunning from here. Some species that are found in the rhododendron forest are Pheasants, Himalayan Griffons, Musk deer and wild goats will let you experience the wildlife here. Exploring all these creatures, we reach Khumjung and stay here at tea house or lodge where you get meals on full board basis.
Day 12 : Khumjung to Manjo Trek. Altitude: 2835m/9301 ft. 5 to 6 hrs walk
Descending from Khumjung, we visit Khumjung Gompa, Khunde Hillary Hospital, Government Yak Farm in the Khumjung valley. Crossing Syangboche where there is a Syangboche airstrip, the world's highest airstrip, we walk towards Namche and have our lunch there. From Namche, we walk back downhill and reach Manjo. We spend the night in a tea house/lodge meals on a full board basis.
Day 13 : Monju to Lukla Trek. Altitude: 2840m/9317 ft. 3 to 4 hrs walk.
Following back the same trail towards Lukla via Phakding and the same glorious views as well the Sherpa valleys around, we step in Lukla. We will stroll around the Lukla and also reconfirm the flight ticket on this day. Enjoying the very last moments of our Everest Base Camp Trek, we celebrate and have dinner with the crew members. We stay in a hotel at night where you will get meals on full board basis.
Day 14 : Fly Back to Kathmandu. Altitude:1,300m/4,264 ft. 30 to 40 minutes flight
We will take in Lukla to Kathmandu flight that is around 30 to 40 minutes. You will meet the team of Imperial Nepal who will drop you at the Hotel you stayed before (unless changed). As this is the last day, we enjoy the farewell dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant with live music and rejoice the moments.
Day 15 : Departure
Today your tour and trek end so we transfer you to the international airport for connecting flight to fly the home country.