About Short Everest Base Camp Trek
Short Everest Base Camp Trek also known as EBC short trek guides you high-altitude trek through Sherpa Buddhist colorful villages and brings you to the base of the world’s tallest peak. This journey provides you a lifetime experience with a natural paradise thrill as it takes you through breathtaking high altitudes landscapes, hilltop monasteries, the best view of Mount Everest 8,848m, many above 7,000m mountains, rich flora-fauna Sagarmatha National Park, animals, similar Tibetan- Sherpa traditional culture-eventually making your way the iconic starting point for all Everest Expedition.
EVEREST BASE CAMP FOOTHILL JOURNEY
Short Everest Base Camp Trek leads you to the lovely forested Sagarmatha national park and welcomes all Everest trekkers to colorful rhododendron, pines, and fir tree lines, and towards an arctic temperature zone with barren and icy landscapes.
On this fabulous trip holiday where you can observe dramatic changes in vegetation, climate, and landscapes within a short period of time during this amazing journey to Everest base camp trekking in the Nepal Everest region.
Second-day trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar is quite a long hours foothill journey but the views are excellent mountains, local villages Sherpa’s farms, and high Hillary bridges require passes many times in the same River until getting to Namche Bazaar for overnight sleep, Namche is the main junction for local and tourist is also the main gateway to Everest base camp, for peak climbing and Everest expedition, once a week on Saturday special market day every price can be reduced compare other days. Tourist facilities are available at the Namche Bazaar.
After breakfast continues we trek on the scenic wide trail along with the views of Everest-Lhotse- Amadablam with adjoining peaks as the walk leads high into the polite forest to reach a beautiful spot in Thyangboche has a very old Buddhist monastery that is very famous in the Khumbu region.
Before you reach mount 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 using overnight teahouse-lodge stay at Lobuche and Gorakshep both points will be high altitude night stop.
Enjoying marvelous time at base camp then our journey same route trekking back to Lukla, with the last final adventure and climb to a scenic view-point on top of 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 Short Everest Base Camp Trek concludes at Lukla with full board service inclusive tea-house (lodge) accommodation, daily meals, flights, permits, trek guide, helpful strong local porters including their daily wages, and, coverage insurance is top necessary for this trek. Excluding equipment, drinks, daily personal expenses, and trek equipment that you can get at a very reasonable cost as per your need.
LUKLA FLIGHT MEETS TREKKING CREWS
Flying to Lukla is thrilling that needs lots of guts to hold on to that short flight will be extremely scenic and stimulating, and inspiring. The flight itself is of the main highlights of the Everest Base Camp Trek, enjoying a mountain flight to Lukla from Kathmandu, Lukla is 2,840m in height approximately from sea level where our experienced trek crews welcome and receive you from the Tenzing Hillary airport.
Stool around the eye-catching surrounding landscape and take breakfast at the same hours' trek guide manages your trekking bags handover to the trek-porter. First-day trek with an expert local guide through Dudh Kosi River tropical Sherpa villages until arrived at Phakding 2,640m overnight camp between 3-4 hours trek, it would best ways walk short distance due to fist and high altitude trek begin.
WHY SHORT EBC TREK with NEPAL SPIRIT ADVENTURE?
- Over 20 years of experience organizing treks in Nepal.
- ‘Ask an expert- talk to Nepal Spirit staff who have done the treks themselves.
- Decades of knowledge of English-speaking local leaders who are qualified in first aid and trained in recognizing and dealing with altitude sickness.
- Self-assessment AMS cards are used to monitor every client at altitude.
- Trek with a local guide goes maximum benefits the local community.
- Carefully planned ascent rates and itineraries with built-in acclimatization and contingency days.
- Explore the Everest trek region in your privacy exclusive daily wages expenses in your hand.
- All staff (leaders, guides, and porters) are fully insured and well paid a fair wage.
- Using high PR flight company to Lukla and another trekking park of Nepal Himalaya.
- One of the highest staff-to-client ratios on the trek: 1 staff member for 4 clients.
- Highly take care of customer service.
Trekking to Everest base camp route permit is compulsory for every trekker even for trek guides as well is called Sagarmatha national park fees in Nepalese rupees Rs. 3,000 per each trekker is included in your tour package.
There is another tourist fee required for Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality that cost NPR 2000.00 per trekker. Without both entrances, permits could not able to do this adventure of Everest base camp trekking.
EBC TREK ACCOMMODATION
Trekking to Everest base camp, we can find mountain tea houses, lodge accommodation from Lukla to Gorakshep is the last place for a night stop in the lodge, at the Everest base camp lodge is not available.
As per the short Everest base, a camp trek itinerary inclusive of 10 nights in comfortable lodges as known as tea houses are run by Sherpa families unless people specify a preference for tents. Every tea house has a central communal area with a large stove that provided heat and a cozy atmosphere.
The bedrooms are unheated and generally have two beds with mattresses, pillows, and a blanket but we highly recommend, that you will need to bring a personal sleeping bag (3 seasons is normally enough).
The lodges-teahouses generally have showers that are powered by gas and they mostly use sit-down flush toilets (some lodges do also have squat toilets). A one-time Hot shower costs you $4-$5 dollars.
FOOD & BEVERAGE
Food: As per your booking Short Everest Base Camp Trek for 11 days your daily meals are inclusive 3time a day (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) we provide hygienic best quality food, and can choose from the menu, the food menu of all teahouse is a more or less similar item like MOMO of dumplings, noodles, pasta, potatoes, soup, Nepalese dish DAL BHAT is a very popular and fresh dishes.
Dal Bhat is a food platter of steamed rice served with lentil soup, greens fresh seasonable vegetables. Eating carbohydrate-heavy meals will provide enough energy for a long trek.
We provide food from these local lodge/tea houses as per choices on the menu. Breakfast and dinner are provided at the same tea house/lodge while lunch would be on the trail. Some lodge serves western foods such as pizza, pasta, and French fries.
Beverage: Soft drinks alcoholic-noon alcoholic such as tea, coffee, mineral water, beer, Coca-Cola, Sprite, Fanta, snacks chocolate, biscuit apple pie available in most of the Tea Houses' restaurants. Remember that your own beverage will extra cost, it is not included in the trek package.
Ten-night 11-day short Everest base camp trek itinerary is fit for youth-strung trekkers who do not mind 6-7 hours of walking in high altitude zone each day from one came to another camp but general exercise is required before starting this high-altitude adventure trek to Everest base camp trek at 5,364m.
From Lukla to Lukla including a flight from Kathmandu 10 days' time is more than enough for adventurous travels, you can enjoy wonderful mountain views from Lukla to Everest base camp and to Lukla by the same trek route but Khumbu weather must be clear and beautiful.
HIGH ALTITUDE SICKNESS
This is another factor, with good physical fitness also some could not able to complete the Everest base camp trek because of high altitude sickness which can be affected guides, porters, and travel trekkers.
While you start the trek always be positive and think! Eat hygienic meals, drink enough water at least 3-4 liters each day avoid deep-fried food and alcoholic drinks after Namche.
Trek at your pace, always slowly, sleep well, and try to be away from your work tension, it is your golden holiday try to use it comfortably as much as possible, trek in groups, and do not sleep alone at a high point in Lobuche and Gorakshep, have a good breakfast, eat small lunch and superior dinner, before dinner use verities soup. Review high altitude sickness for your general information about the short Everest Base Camp Trek.
EXPERIENCE TREK GUIDE
Happy successful Everest base camp trek, you need to have a friendly experience of English speaking with a local trek guide who has done this adventure altitude trek route many times.
Nepal's mountainous country walk takes you to the remote region, it is necessary that you are accompanied by an experienced and qualified guide and leaders for a safe journey and to make the trip a success.
We at Nepal Spirit Adventure employ native trekking guides and porters who are trained and qualified for this type of trip and have worked with us for a long time.
Our trek guide speaks good English and provides much local information and offers you advice on how to use your free time and by coordinating day-to-day events of the tour, although (sometimes) he might need you to understand that if things do not go according to our plan set. Our trek guides are fully trained and licensed by Nepal Government and certified by TAAN and Nepal Mountaineering Association.
All our trekking and climbing guides are well qualified and highly experienced with 9- 10 years on this job. We give well training for our staff yearly in the offseason on medicine and climbing, with their efficiency, and cheerful attitude, providing help, information, and needs of the guests of nationalities.
Assuring that all our trips are well managed by an expert team of tourism professionals all our guides have good knowledge regarding the culture and customs of the routes on trekking and tours, share experience and cultural insights of the country that’s missed out in travel guide books.
During your trekking moment with us, you will have time to learn Nepali phrases and other cultural aspects during the journey. As we organize varied treks in Nepal Himalaya, on group trekking we provide a trek leader with an assistance leader on each trekking depending upon the size of the group.
This ensures safe travel with us as our guide/assistance guides get any health medical problem, we still have other main guides and leaders to run the trip smoothly as per our standard itinerary. To make the trip enjoyable and pleasant we provide one guide to support and carry your bags among two people with one Sherpa helper in certain conditions.
BEST SEASON for trekking
The Himalayan country of Nepal leads 4 seasons: Spring-March to May, Autumn- from September/October to December, Summer- from June to August, and Winter- from December last to February. Spring and Autumn are the two best seasons to plan the short Everest base camp trek.
These two seasons are supportive in terms of weather, climate, visibility, and trail condition. Snowfall in the winter, and rain during the monsoon time however travelers can do this trek in four-season but in the winter season must prepare cold gear and summer rain equipment, Everest trekking route lodge will be open for all the seasons years.