Everest Short Trekking

an experience of a lifetime standing beneath towering Mt. Everest & Khumbu Ice falls

Trip Facts

  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Moderate
  • Group Size: Minimum 2 - 15
  • Max Elevation: 5,545m | 18,193ft

Highlights

  • Our client’s safety, security, comfort, and satisfaction are of supreme importance.
  • Follow in the footsteps of the Everest summiteers to base camp.
  • Wonderful cultural experience, visiting Sherpa villages and Buddhist monuments.
  • Trek through spectacular scenery up the Khumbu valley.
  •  Ascend Kala Patthar 5,545m for the magnificent view of Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse.

About Everest Short Trekking

Everest Short Trekking begins from Lukla base where our experienced trek guides welcome and receive you from the Tenzing Hillary Lukla airport. 9 Night |10 DaysEverest Short Trek certainly excite you with its amazing dramatic scenery of the high valley and world’s immense mountain, walking in the harmony of local Sherpa culture of Buddhism religion in the shadow of mighty Mt. Everest.

Short trek to Everest Base Camp leads you into the lovely forested area of rhododendron, pines and fir tree lines and towards arctic temperature zone with barren and icy landscapes. On the trips holiday where you can observe dramatic change in vegetations, climate, and landscapes within a short period of time during this amazing adventure to Everest Short Trekking in Khumbu.

After a stay at Namche Bazaar then we trek on the scenic wide trail along with the views of Everest-Lhotse- Amadablam with adjoining peaks as walk leads high into the nice forest to reach a beautiful spot in Thyangboche has a very old Buddhist monastery is very famous in Khumbu region.

Before we reach Everest Base Camp at 5,365m. We walk through the green vegetation and tree lines to compel wilderness of arid and dry windswept country past Tengboche and Dingboche villages with ever-present views of majestic Amadablam and Everest gradually as our walk progress heading into our main highlight and goal of the adventure at Everest Base Camp within notorious Khumbu-Ice Falls.

Enjoying marvelous time at base camp then our journey Everest Short Trekking heads back to Lukla, with last final adventure and climb to scenic view-point on top Kalapathar rocky hill, located above 5,545 m the highest spot of the trip, facing a glorious panorama of peaks with Everest at a mere distance.

Our wonderful Everest Base Camp Short Trek conclusion at Lukla with full board service inclusive accommodation, food, trek permit and equipment experience honest Nepal Spirit Adventure’s staffs with incredible timeless memories and enjoyable moment on Everest Short Trekking 2020 | 2021.

Everest Trekking

Itinerary

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As per your flight time for Lukla, usually happens early morning where a short drive takes you Kathmandu airport, after checking in at respective airlines counter with security then board in a small aircraft for scenic short of 30 minutes to land at Lukla small airstrip. During air grand panorama of Himalayan peaks with Everest and Makalu at a close distance as plane heads to the runway to stop at the parking area at Tenzing and Hillary Airport in Lukla where our experienced trek guide welcome you with time here for refreshing stops and then walk starts accompanied by our native guide and porters, beginning with the pleasant start on downhill past Lukla town to reach at Dudh Kosi River valley with Sherpa farm villages as our route leads further encountering prayer walls and spinning bells to reach our first overnight stop at Phakding village.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge

Our second-day walk is quite long due to an increase in heights as morning starts beyond Phakding entering a river gorge crossing over a bridge to reach a nice lovely village at Monjo with views of Thermasarkhu peaks. From here short descend to enter at Sagarmatha National Park, where all trekkers have to obtain National Park permits, as TIMS (Trekking Information Management Systems) pre-obtained in Kathmandu. Sagarmatha a Nepalese name for Everest, where local Sherpa of Tibetan origin languages calls Chomlungma in both words means Great Mother. From here crossing over a bridge to reach at Jorsalle the last village before the climb to Namche Bazaar, at Jorsalle for possible lunch stops and then walks leads towards river banks into lovely woodland of pines and rhododendron after crossing a last high suspension bridge with a gradual climb on the winding road facing views of Kongde-Kusum Kanguru with Everest and Lhotse to reach famous Namche Bazaar. Namche Bazaar located at 3,440 m high with amphitheater landscapes adorned with a number of well-built houses serving as hotels, lodge, and resorts. At Namche for overnight stops with grand views of Kongde and Thermasarkhu peaks and time for short walks around the lines of its streets with well-stocked shops and stores and many restaurants and fresh bakeries.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Guest House

From Namche morning a short steep climb to reach a gradual scenic trail, where walk leads on the winding path facing glorious views of Everest with magnificent Amadablam within a cool shade of the woodland. As walk progress downhill to reach a bridge over Imjatse River to a small place at Phunge-Tenga Situated forest surrounding, a possible lunch stop here where afternoon walk takes you to a climb into the cool shade of the forest and then reaching a small plateau at Thyangboche with an amazing panorama of mountains with Everest in views. At Thyangboche visit its colorful and impressive monastery and witness the priest-Lama and monks actives on prayer with grand surroundings of tall trees and mountains. Thyangboche a scenic and beautiful spot where once a year in the month of mid-October or November a festival is held called Mani-Rimdu, where you can observe monks adorned in different deity masks wading evil spirits.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge

Morning walk leads on easy downhill past small place of Deboche and then leaving the green vegetation and tree lines reaching a steel bridge over Imjatse River, where walk leads on an open wide country with magnificent views of Amadablam. A slow uphill reaches you at Pangboche the last permanent village, where other places on route are a temporary settlement to cater to the requirement of travelers and trekkers, as walk proceeds into dry and arid terrain and crossing a small bridge with short steep ups to reach beautiful Imjatse valley where Dingboche located. At Dingboche staying for overnight with views of stunning Island peak with Nuptse, Lhotse, and Taboche peaks with North Face of Amadablam.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge

A full rest day at Dingboche for better acclimatization to make sure that every member in the group are well and fit for onward journey to Everest base camp, at Dingboche take a short hike to Nagurjung hill for a great panorama of Imjatse valley with Island, Taboche peaks includes views of world’s fifth-highest Mt. Makalu towards east direction. Afternoon rest and enjoy the surrounding views of peaks at ease in the lodge at Dingboche.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge

Morning on leaving Dingboche with a steep climb up to a ridge lined with prayer flags and Buddhist monuments Stupas, facing grand views of peaks where the walk from here leads on gradual uphill to reach Thugla. A small place with about 2-3 tea-house serving as lunch stops located at the end of massive Khumbu glaciers that melts into a torrential river, from here a steep climb for an hour to reach on Thugla ridge top. Here witness some memorials of unfortunate climbers around mountains of high Khumbu and Everest, after refreshing break walk is easier with a slow climb to reach Lobuche situated in a corner of the valley beneath Lobuche peaks. Overnight at Lobuche in of its nice and cozy lodge with views of Nuptse peaks towards Everest and Lhotse.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge

After a pleasant stop at Lobuche, walk leads towards our main highlights of the journey to reach much-awaited destination Everest Base Camp, where a walk in the morning leads on a pleasant path and then a short climb to reach higher ground. Then back on nice trails reaching a place where you can visit Glass Pyramid place, a metrological station's joint venture of Italian and Nepalese Government, surveying the weather and movement of ice and glaciers. From here with interesting information about the project walk leads towards moraine and ice above Khumbu massive glaciers and then a short descend to a wide-open field at Gorakshep, a place with few lodges. Gorakshep was an original earlier Everest base camp before it moved further east. After a short stop and rest heading towards our goal walking into moraine and rocks to reach Everest base camp in the backdrop of mighty Khumbu Ice Falls and glaciers. Everest has hidden between peaks of Lho-la and Nuptse where a tip of Everest can be seen from the base camp, with ever-present views of towering peaks after an exciting moment of the adventure heading back to Gorakshep for last overnight on the highest point of the journey.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge

Gorakshep located beneath Kalapathar and a lofty peak of Pumori, morning a steep climb heading into the rocky path with vigorous breathtaking uphill to reach on top the highest spot of the adventure at Kalapathar, situated above 5,545 m facing a sweeping panorama of high giant mountains with a view of Pumori and Everest at close distance. After a glorious scenic moment descends to Gorakshep and continue walking on the same trail back to Lobuche to reach Thugla, where a path from Dingboche and Pheriche splits as our walk leads downhill towards a flat windy valley of Pheriche. Walking for an hour on the scenic valley to reach at Pheriche a settlement with a number of good lodges to stay with views of Amadablam-Taboche-Cholatse with other series of peaks, at Pheriche for an overnight stop, where HRA (Himalayan Rescue Association Post situated).

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge

From Pheriche morning walk leads to the end of the valley with short descend to a river and then climb to a ridge with a Stupa, where walk leads to a long descend past Somare and Pangboche village. After Pangboche retracing the journey back with uphill to Thyangboche and then downhill to Imjatse River with a steep climb for some time to reach Lobesa and Shanasa villages and then on an easy walk to a small beautiful place at Kyanjima. The walk continues on route Namche with wonderful views of Everest-Lhotse-Nuptse-Amadablam with an array of peaks, some of the areas on a walk lead you to a pleasant place where sometimes one can spot some wild-life like Musk Deer, a herd of Himalayan Thar with colorful Danphe (Lophoporous / Impeyan Pheasant) national bird of the country. Finally, walk ends for overnight at Namche Bazaar after a scenic walks of the day from Pheriche.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Guest House

After a fine morning with mountain views for breakfast, then start to walk past Namche Bazaar with long descend to reach the confluence of Imajatse and Bhote Kosi rivers that makes and joins to Dudh Kosi River. A pleasant walk leads to Jorsalle with last short steep climb to the entrance of Sagarmatha National Park, after passing the area reaching a nice and lovely village at Monjo for overnight stops. Our last walking day of the adventure, where walk follows Dudh Kosi River all the way to Phakding village and then heading towards Ghat and Tade-Kosi small areas with the last climb to reach the main gate of Lukla. After a final climb of the journey rest of the walk is easy going through Lukla town and its markets place to our overnight stop in a nice lodge at Lukla, with time in the afternoon for short walks.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Guest House
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Cost Details

  • Domestic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu.
  • The experienced and trained Sherpa trek guide.
  • Lodge | Teahouse accommodation on trekking. 
  • Inclusive hygienic organic meals of breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily 3time a day.
  • Porter service: We provide one porter for two trekkers.
  • Services of trek guides and porters cost including their daily wages, medical insurance- transportation allowance-meals and accommodation.
  • Applicable Everest trekking route permit.
  • Trekking equipment: Down jacket, sleeping bag duffel bag (to be returned after trip completion).
  • Comprehensive medical kit.
  • All government and related local taxes.
  • Nepalese visa fee, You can get in arrival or online visa form.
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu.
  • Travel and rescue insurance.
  • Personal expenses such as phone calls, internet, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc
  • Personal trekking equipment.
  • Optional trips and sightseeing if extended.
  • Tips for guides and porters.
  • Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu.

Dates & Prices

Departure note

 Set departure dates are not convenient for you; you may choose alternate trip departure dates as per your comfort holidays, we are pleased to open a new trip date.

 

Departure DateStatusPriceNote  
20 Oct, 2020 - 29 Oct, 2020AvailableUS$1090Confirm
23 Oct, 2020 - 01 Nov, 2020AvailableUS$1090Confirm
27 Oct, 2020 - 05 Nov, 2020AvailableUS$1090Confirm
30 Oct, 2020 - 08 Nov, 2020AvailableUS$1090Confirm

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