Everest Base Camp Trek for beginners

Everest Base Camp Trek for beginners

Everest Base Camp trek for beginners is the perfect choice that takes travelers the roof of the world and reaches the fabulous Base Camp of the world’s highest mountain. If you are looking for base camp trek in Nepal, look no additional than the Everest Base Camp Trekking for Beginners! It means Mount Everest base camp trek package for novice always possible as per holiday frame around the year. Everest base camp trek package is one of the most iconic trekking trip in Nepal Himalayas as stand point breathing taking Himalayan views of whole Everest trekking route , beautiful Sherpa culture,  opportunity to stand at the foot of the world's highest peak makes the Everest Base Camp trek one of the most popular and trendy trekking experiences globally as well as relatively easily accessible compared to other high altitude treks in Nepal .

Mt. Everest base camp trek is lifetime incredible trip experiencing the spectacular Himalayan views which always surroundings you, unique , Himalayan glaciers , Khumbu Icefall as well as low altitude to alpine region trekking destination in Nepal lies in Solokhumbu district, Province No.1 .  Guided EBC trekking for beginners will make 99.0% assured ascend to the Mount Everest base camp 5363 meters / 17590 ft from the sea level.There are 4 different trekking route to reach the Mount Everest base camp and doable without previous trekking experience it means EBC trekking for beginners also easily reachable.  

No need to make any training before heading to the Everest Base Camp trek however some aerobic exercise, running, jogging , swimming and biking might be wise before start the trip. Trekking to Everest base camp may challenging both emotionally and physically so average level fitness and without serious health issues can successfully complete the trip. Also  walk on slow pace is the main key point for success the Everest base camp package trip for rookie trekkers.

7 Best Tips for success the Everest Base Camp Trek 

After read the above guidelines, Trekkers may agree to do the south Mt. Everest base camp tour and curious how to achieve the tallest mountain base camp, what it is like to be on the ground level   of Mt. Everest base camp spectator it. Trek to Everest base camp for beginner is not easy mission to success it however need to follow the EBC trekking tips and advance that help the trekkers to reach the target. Following are few tricks that might be helpful for beginners to get the Mt. Everest base camp treks routes:

Go stable and Attend to your Body 

This is one of the most important point Everest Base Camp Trek tips for beginners.  Don’t walk fast that make you uncomfortable and hard. Walk slow with your own pace make gently get your destination. 

It may get some exertions and tiredness while participating for  Everest base camp trek in Nepal so make a at least one more acclimatize day at Namche Bazaar. Make  a proper rest before and after the trip . Never hurry up and don’t pressure your body hiking fast.

Best time for Everest Base Camp Trekking 

Practically possible to trek in the Everest Base Camp  around year but flights are frequently canceled in winter and during the monsoon because of poor visibility at the Lukla Hillary airport.  The best weather is in autumn and spring when the skies are clear and temperatures at higher are more endurable.

The most serious obstacle is winter Everest base camp package trekking too cold.  Monsoon Everest base camp trip may difficult due to the poor visibility for Kathmandu Lukla flight as well as mountains are almost cloudy and foggy even though trekkers may participate for Everest base camp Kala patthar trek all seasons.

Need to Know trip facts of Everest Base Camp Trek 

Start and End point : Lukla Hillary airport

Highest elevation: 5545m, Kala patthar

Mode of accommodation: Teahouse and local lodges

Food Items: Local foods like Dal Bhat, Gurung bread, continental foods

Best season:  Autumn (September- November) and Spring ( April-June).

Everest Base Camp Trekking Gears

Travelers should bring sufficient Everest base camp trekking equipment that help to reach the destination easily. The weather and temperature at Everest trekking route always changeable consequently need to bring enough gears as below mentioned:

  • Trekking bag pack
  • Waterproof cover for a daypack
  • Water bottles or hydration bladder (i.e., CamelBak)
  • Sleeping bag rated to -18°C/ 0°F (available for rental if you’re trekking Everest Base Camp through Himalaya Journey Trekking)
  • Trekking poles
  • Trekking boots
  • Headlamp with extra batteries
  • Lightweight water filter or iodine water tablets (personal preference)
  • Hand warmers
  • Travel pillow or pillowcase
  • Stuff sacks for dirty clothes/shoes
  • Sleeping bag liner (optional) Moisture-wicking long-sleeve t-shirts (2)
  • Moisture-wicking short-sleeve t-shirt (1)
  • Heavy fleece or down jacket
  • Gortex or waterproof jacket with hood
  • Windbreaker
  • Rain poncho
  • Fleece pants
  • Trekking pants (2)
  • Hiking shorts (2)
  • Waterproof pants
  • Long underwear (2)
  • Underwear (10)
  • Light inner gloves/glove liners
  • Insulated wool or down mittens/gloves
  • Sunglasses
  • Broad-brimmed hat
  • Neck gaiter or bandana (for sun protection)
  • Wool hat or balaclava (should cover ears)

Guided Everest Base Camp Trek package

Guided Everest base camp trekking package  is secured trip. Professional Nepal trekking guide has depth knowledge about EBC trekking routes, mountains , culture and nature too so might be wise take a professional trekking guide for Everest base camp trekking tour.

Sometime very hard to find out the way to EBC while covered by snow . Also it may hard for trekkers to reach to EBC due to the uneven way. If incase of suffer by high altitude or accident during the Everest trekking then how possible to get rescue or back to Kathmandu so suggested all travelers get your comprehensive Everest Guide for the secured trip even it is not mandatory.

Everest Base Camp Trek Itineraries

Mt. Everest base camp trekking itineraries designed by local Nepal trekking companies or on Everest guide book even though 14 days Everest base camp itinerary is most suitable one even trip has various options such as 7 days Everest base camp trek,  12 days Everest base camp trek itinerary published universally.

Everest Base Camp Trekking Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu International airport. You will be met our Tour officer and he will escort you to the hotel. The orientation of the trip at the hotel. O/n Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Morning Flight from Kathmandu to Tenzing and Hillary Airport in Lukla (2804m/9199ft). Flight 40 minutes. Trek from Lukla to Phakding (Alt. 2610m/8563ft). Walking 4 hours. O/n in  Lodge.
Day 03: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (Alt. 3441m/11289ft). Walking 6 hours. O/n in Lodge.
Day 04: Acclimatization day. Day trip to Shyangboche and Khumjung Village (Alt. 3780m/12402ft) and trek back to Namche Bazaar. Walking 5 hours. O/n in  Lodge.
Day 05: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (Alt. 3860m/12664ft). Walking 5 to 6 hours. O/n in Lodge.
Day 06: Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche (Alt. 4350m/14272ft). Walking 5 to 6 hours. O/n in Lodge.
Day 07: Acclimatization day. Walk around Dingboche. Walking 4 hours. O/n in  Lodge.
Day 08: Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche (Alt. 4910m/4910ft). Walking 5 to 6 hours. O/n in  Lodge.
Day 09: Trek from Lobuche to Everest Base Camp (Alt. 5365m/17602ft) then back to Gorak Shep. Walking 6 to 7 hours. O/n in Lodge.
Day 10: Early in the morning hike up to Kalapatthar (Alt. 5555m/18225ft) then trek down to Pheriche (4200m/13780ft). Walking 6 to 7 hours. O/n in Lodge.
Day 11: Trek from Pheriche to Namche Bazaar (Alt. 3441m/11289ft). Walking 6 to 7 hours. O/n in  Lodge.
Day 12: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Phakding ((Alt. 2610m/8563ft). Walking 5 hours. O/n in Lodge.
Day 13: Trek from Phakding to Lukla (Alt.2804m/9199ft). Walking 4 hours. O/n in  Lodge.
Day 14: Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu in the morning. Rest of the day at leisure. Evening farewell dinner with Nepali Cultural show. O/n Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 15: Departure to your home country. Our tour officer will drop you at the Kathmandu International airport to catch up your flight and see you off. End the Everest base camp trk  Service. Or you may take optional side tours.

Everest Base Camp Trek cost

The Everest base camp trek cost is determined by the numbers of trekkers as well as private and group join basis trip. Also Everest base camp treking cost is depending on choice of service budget and luxuries. Budget Everest base camp trekking price start from USD1450 and Luxury Everest base camp trekking cost USD 4350 per person. Everest base camp treks route has various type of the hotel accommodation normal lodge trek to five star hotel lodgings such as Everest view hotel , Yeti mountain Home so Everest base camp trekking price belongs to the service, accommodation and local trekking agent.

Guide and porter hiring service for EBC trek is budget options. Trekking guide cost for EBC trekking USD 30 to 35 per day and Porter hiring service USD 25 to USD 28  but their insurance and local company service charge will be extra.  Trek to Everest base camp has various options direct lukla to EBC trek , Gokyo Cho La pass Everest base camp trek, 7 days Everest base camp trek package , Phaplu Everest base camp trek route and Jiri EBC trek so trip cost is choice of the packages. Everest base camp trek cost for Indian passport holders are cheaper then foreign nationals because of Kathmandu Lukla Kathamndu flight ticket cost quote on Nepalese rupees for Indian citizens.

How to choose the Best Nepal trekking agency for Everest Base Camp Trek ?

There are two types of  Nepal trekking company you can go with for your Everest Base Camp trek packages – using a local company based in Nepal and foreign tour operators who co operate with local Nepal trekking agencies.
The most appropriate for the trekking in Everest base camp with Nepalese trekking agency might be reasonable cost as well as more secured trip.  

Treks in Everest base camp with government registered local Nepal trekking agent will be always secured and more remarkable trip as standpoint of always expert about Nepal Himalayas . Also need to look after all the legal documents that make confident of success EBC treks. Suggested all travelers  do the Trekking in Everest base camp  through government registered local Nepal trekking agency recommended by Lonely planet Nepal travel guide book for the secured journeys in Himalaya. For instant travel service call 977- 9851007829



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