Sleep at Everest base camp - EBC Trek with Overnight at Everest base camp

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Sleep at Everest base camp - EBC Trek with Overnight at Everest base camp
  • Duration16 Days
  • Difficulty Level Moderate
  • Max Altitude 5545 M
  • Group Size 20
  • Starts Kathmandu
  • Ends Kathmandu
Sleep at Everest base camp - EBC Trek with Overnight at Everest base camp Highlights
  • Sightseeing around the cultural city of Kathmandu. 
  • Thrilling scenic flight to Lukla. 
  • Extraordinary scenic trails, valleys, suspension bridges, national parks and monasteries. 
  • Culturally rich sherpa villages.
  • Encounter rare floras and faunas within the Sagarmatha National Park. 
  • Sunrise from Kala Patthar.
  • A once-in-a-lifetime experience to sleep under the world’s highest peak, Mt. Everest Base Camp
  • Panoramic views of the great Himalayas.

Sleep at Everest Base Camp under the clear sky and stars is an incredible adventure. When trekkers get there, they feel super proud and excited because it's such a famous place in the Himalayas. They sleep in strong tents in good spots to keep them safe. With huge, tall mountains all surrounding, nights at EBC are calm and thrilling. The cold air and sometimes the faraway sounds of avalanches make it feel unique and a little scary. 

Even though adjusting to the high altitude is tough, reaching this famous spot feels impressive, and sleeping there becomes a memory that never fades. People love looking up at the sky full of bright stars—it seems more precise and brilliant in this wild place. It's a moment to remember, a night's sleep filled with adventure and the incredible beauty of the Himalayas that touches everyone lucky enough to go on this fantastic journey. 

Sleep at Everest base camp - EBC Trek with Overnight at Everest base camp Itinerary

Outline Itinerary
  • Day 01:Arrival Day
  • Day 02:Kathmandu Sightseeing and Preparation Day or Pre-Trip Meeting
  • Day 03:Fly to Lukla (2840 M) and Trek to Phakding (2,620 m)
  • Day 04:Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440 m)
  • Day 05:Rest day at Namche and hike to Hotel Everest iew
  • Day 06:Trek to Tengboche (3,860 m)
  • Day 07:Trek to Dingboche (4,410m)
  • Day 08:Rest Day at Dingboche
  • Day 09:Trek to Lobuche (4,910 m)
  • Day 10:Trek to Everest Base Camp (5,364 m) and Overnight at Tent Camp
  • Day 11:Trek Back to Gorakshep (5,164m)
  • Day 12:Hike to Kala Patthar (5,545 m) and Trek Back to Pheriche (4,371 m)
  • Day 13:Trek Back to Namche Bazaar
  • Day 14:Trek back to Lukla and overnight at lodge.
  • Day 15:Fly to Kathmandu/Ramechhap
  • Day 16:Final Departure

Upon arrival in Kathmandu, you'll be welcomed by our team representative who will transfer you to your hotel. You can relax and prepare for the journey ahead.

  • Accommodation:Hotel
  • Max Altitude:1320 M

On the second day of the Sleeping at Everest Base Camp Trek, you get to explore culturally and historically rich places in Kathmandu. It includes the Pashupatinath Temple, the Syambhunath or the Monkey Temple, the Kathmandu Durbar Square, and the Boudhanath Stupa. You also have an important meeting where you learn all about the trek, what to bring, and meet the other people joining the adventure. It's a day to prepare and feel pumped for our big journey in the Himalayas.

  • Accommodation:Hotel
  • Meals:Breakfast
  • Max Altitude:1320 M
  • Time:4 hours By Car

On Day 3, you take a thrilling flight to Lukla, enjoying exceptional aerial views. Then, you begin the trek to Phakding at 2,620 meters, which takes 3-4 hours. The path runs beside the Dudh Koshi River, showing us beautiful villages, green scenery, and suspension bridges. It's just the beginning of our incredible journey to Everest Base Camp!

During the peak seasons, flights to and from Lukla might depart from Ramechap Airport. It helps manage air traffic and avoid delays. Thus, Ramechap, located 130 km east of Kathmandu, becomes the central place for Lukla flights. If you fly from Ramechap, you must wake up early and catch a 12-minute flight to Lukla.

  • Accommodation:Lodge
  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Max Altitude:2620 M
  • Time:30 min fly and 2 hours walk

On Day 4, you start walking towards Namche Bazaar, which sits at 3,440 meters. You follow a path beside the Dudh Koshi River, cross high-suspension bridges, and walk through rhododendron-filled green forests. You pass through small Jorsalle and Monjo villages, the gateway to Sagarmatha National Park. While trekking, you can look at incredible mountains like Thamserku and Kongde Ri. And when you're close to Namche, you get the first glimpse of Mount Everest! Namche Bazaar is a busy and fun town with many shops, cozy places to stay, and fantastic mountain views. It's like a mix of culture and nature that's amazing to see.

  • Accommodation:Lodge
  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Max Altitude:3440 M
  • Time:4-5 hours walk

On Day 5, the main focus is adjusting to the high altitude in Namche Bazaar. You take it slow to help the body adapt to the height and prevent feeling unwell as you climb higher. Throughout the day, you wander around the town, taking gentle strolls and admiring the mesmerizing views. You can visit the Sherpa Cultural Museum, which teaches you about the locals' way of life while enjoying the breathtaking sights of Everest and the nearby mountains. Additionally, you can make a short hike to Everest View Hotel to enjoy the panoramic Himalayan Range.

  • Accommodation:Lodge
  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Max Altitude:3750 M
  • Time:2 hours hike to HEV

Begin the day in Namche Bazaar with an early rise greeted by the stunning mountain sunrise. Enjoy a hearty breakfast and start your trek to Tengboche. Along the trail, you can enjoy the captivating views of Mt. Everest and Ama Dablam as you traverse through Kyangjuma. Resume your journey through rhododendron forests and small Sherpa settlements, reaching Phunki Tenga by noon for a replenishing lunch. Embark on a steep ascent towards Tengboche, navigating pine and rhododendron forests, possibly encountering Himalayan Thars or vibrant pheasants. Arrive at Tengboche, renowned for its Tengboche Monastery, where you'll check into your accommodation and explore the monastery. Wrap up the day with dinner, sharing tales with fellow trekkers, relaxing in the tranquil atmosphere, and preparing for the adventures ahead. 

  • Accommodation:Lodge
  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Max Altitude:3860 M
  • Time:5 hours walk

On Day 7, you wake up to the refreshing mountain air and incredible views around Tengboche. After a filling breakfast, you embark on the trek towards Dingboche. Today, you'll cross the Imja River and walk along it, absorbing the stunning landscapes, scenic trails, and alpine vegetation. Stop for lunch at Pangboche, rejuvenating and refueling for the climb ahead. Resume the trek, taking in breathtaking views of peaks like Mt.Lhotse (8,516 m), Mount Taboche (6367 m), Pokalde (5806 m), and Nuptse (7861 m) and Island Peak (5,087 m). After a few hours, you arrive at Dingboche, a picturesque settlement surrounded by mountains. Spend the late afternoon exploring the village, soaking in the tranquil atmosphere.

  • Accommodation:Lodge
  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Max Altitude:4410 M
  • Time:5-6 hours walk

On Day 8 in Dingboche (4,410 m), you get a break to get used to the high altitude and relax. Start your day by enjoying the stunning mountain views and having a relaxed breakfast. Take a casual walk through Dingboche, checking out the village and local spots like monasteries or chatting with the friendly locals to learn about their social life. Try some easy activities, like a gentle hike, to help your body adjust to the altitude. Finally, get a good night's sleep to prepare for tomorrow's trekking. 

  • Accommodation:Lodge
  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Max Altitude:4410 M
  • Time:2 hours hike to Nagarjun Hill

Day 9 starts with an early wake-up from Dingboche. Pack up your things after having breakfast; you begin walking towards Lobuche. Take breaks and Keep going along rocky paths and challenging parts of the trail while enjoying the fabulous views until you reach Thukla or Dughla for lunch. After lunch, the route from Dughla to Lobuche involves a steeper climb and more rugged terrain as it leads further into the Khumbu Valley. Enjoying the beautiful view of glaciers and peaks like Pumori, Nuptse, Khumbutse, and Lingtren, you arrive in Lobuche. 

  • Accommodation:Lodge
  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Max Altitude:4910 m
  • Time:5 Hours Walk

Day 10 starts with an early wake-up from Lobuche. Having a light breakfast, you begin walking towards Everest Base Camp. The path might be rough, but the views are amazing. The distance is around 2.5 kilometers (about 1.5 miles), generally taking 2 to 3 hours. While walking, you'll see impressive snowy mountains like Pumori and Nuptse, glaciers, and a massive view of the Himalayas. Finally, you'll reach Gorak Shep. The trail from Gorak Shep to Everest Base Camp consists of rocky and uneven paths, with some sections across the Khumbu Glacier. 

It's a moderate trek with no significant altitude gain, but the terrain might be challenging due to rocky moraines and sometimes shifting glacier ice. The trek usually takes about 1.5 to 2 hours to complete. Overnight at Everest Base Camp under the world's tallest summit, Mount Everest, feels impressive and memorable. It's so quiet, and you can sense the history of climbers who've been there before. The air is fresh and peaceful amidst the tall mountains. At night, looking up at the stars with the world's highest, Mt. Everest, makes you feel connected to nature's beauty, leaving you in awe and humility about humanity and nature's strength.

  • Accommodation:Camp
  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Max Altitude:5364 M,
  • Time:5-6 hours walk

After staying at Everest Base Camp, you head back to Gorak Shep. You will walk the same way back as before. It's around 3 kilometers (almost 1.8 miles) and usually takes 1.5 to 2 hours. The path has rocks and moraines in some parts near the Khumbu Glacier. Walk this route again feeling proud of what you've achieved.

  • Accommodation:Lodge
  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Max Altitude:5164 M
  • Time:3 hours walk

On Day 12, you climb up Kala Patthar at 5,545 m. After 3 hours of ascending, you reach the viewpoint. You can see 360-degree views of Everest and other Himalayan mountains from the top. The sunrise from Kala Patthar is breathtaking, making it a perfect time for stunning pictures. After that, they come back down, remembering the beautiful sights they saw. Now, you start walking from Gorak Shep to Pheriche, following the trails you've already taken. It's about 8 kilometers (around 5 miles) and might take 3 to 4 hours, depending on how fast you walk and rest. The path goes down and has rocks but also some flatter parts, passing beautiful views and Sherpa villages. 

  • Accommodation:Lodge
  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Max Altitude:5545 M at Kalapatther, and 4371 M at Pheriche
  • Time:6-7 hours walk

The walk from Pheriche to Namche Bazaar is around 20 kilometers (about 12.5 miles) and can take 6 to 8 hours. You'll walk downhill from the higher Pheriche area, going through rocky paths and forests, sometimes uphill. Along the way, you'll pass through villages like Pangboche and Tengboche. Enjoying the majestic views of the mountains and crossing the suspension bridges, you reach Namche.

  • Accommodation:Lodge
  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Max Altitude:3440 M
  • Time:5-6 hours walk

The trail from Namche Bazaar to Lukla takes about 6 to 8 hours to trek. It involves a mix of descents and ascents, passing through villages like Phakding and crossing several suspension bridges over the Dudh Koshi River. The path includes both rocky and forested terrain, offering glimpses of the beautiful nature and the vibrant Sherpa culture. Trekking from Namche Bazaar to Lukla requires endurance and covers various landscapes before reaching Lukla, the starting point for most treks in the Everest region.

  • Accommodation:Lodge
  • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Max Altitude:2860 M
  • Time:5-6 hours walk

Today, you fly back to Kathmandu or Ramechhap (depending on flight availability) and transfer to your hotel. You can spend the day relaxing or exploring more of Kathmandu.

  • Accommodation:Hotel
  • Meals:Breakfast
  • Max Altitude:1320 M
  • Time:30 min fly and 30 min kathamndu airport or 4 hours drive from Manthali Airport

Our Nepal Hiking Adventure representative will escort you to the Tribhuvan International Airport on your final day in Nepal. Here, your 16 Days Sleeping at Everest Base Camp Trek is complete. 

  • Meals:Breakfast
  • Time:30 min Drive to Airport

Note: you must prepare to fly to Lukla airport it will change due to bad weather at Lukla. or your flight will divert to Manthali during the busy season due to air traffic at Kathmandu airport. we will try to catch a flight from Kathmandu otherwise we need to take 4 hours drive to reach Manthali airport. 

Cost Details
What is Included
  • Arrival & Departure Transport By private Car/Van/Bus.
  • Three meals a day during the Trekking (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
  • Accommodation in Tea House during the Trekking.
  • Tent Sleeping at Everest base camp with full management.
  • Three nights of Accommodation in Kathmandu with B/B.
  • Trekking Guide and a proter (Sharing by two clients) with Insurance, food, and accommodations.
  • Flight ticket for guide Kathmandu/Lukla/Kathmandu
  • Flight ticket for Clients Kathmandu/Lukla/Kathmandu
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley with car and tour guide
  • First Aid kit.
  • Trekking permit (Conservation fee).
  • TIMS card (Trekking information management system) as like a permit.
  • Free Company's duffel bag.
  • All needed official fee.
What is not Included
  • International Airfare.
  • Your travel insurance.
  • Sightseeing entrance fees (25 USD)
  • Nepal Visa fee (US$ 40 for 30 days and US$ 25 for 15 days you should get visa open on your arrival)
  • Any kind of drink, (Like Tea, Coffee, Soft drinks, Drinking Water, Hard Drinks, etc.)
  • Items of personal expenses like hot shower, battery charge, telephone, Porters, etc.
  • Tips for Guide and Porters

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Start DateJun 25, 2024End DateJul 10, 2024
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Start DateJun 29, 2024End DateJul 14, 2024
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Good to Know

Why Is Sleeping At Everest Base Camp Trek So Special?

Sleeping at Everest Base Camp Trek is super cool! It's like being in a magical place surrounded by really tall mountains. Imagine sleeping under a sky full of sparkling stars with huge mountains all around you. The air is super chilly but refreshing, making you feel alive.

At the Everest Base Camp, everyone helps each other and cheers one another on. It's like a team working together to achieve something incredible and memorable. The excitement in the air is contagious, and every moment feels special because you know you're part of something great.

Life at the Everest Base Camp is simple but fantastic. You feel tiny compared to the mighty Everest, making you appreciate nature's power. This place teaches you to be humble and respectful towards the environment.

Overnight at Everest Base Camp is a once-in-a-lifetime experience you'll remember fondly. Moreover, this fantastic EBC trek gives you a mixed feeling of adventure, breathtaking views, and accomplishment. For anyone lucky enough to be there, sleeping at the Everest Base Camp trek becomes a precious memory that's hard to forget.

Sleep at Everest base camp - EBC Trek with Overnight at Everest base camp FAQs

  • The best time for the Everest Base Camp trek is in the pre-monsoon (March to May) and post-monsoon (late September to November) seasons. These seasons offer stable weather, clear skies, and moderate temperatures. Thus, it makes for ideal trekking conditions with excellent visibility and avoiding monsoons and extreme winter conditions.

  • How difficult is Sleeping at Everest Base Camp Trek?

    The trek to Everest Base Camp needs decent fitness and mental strength. It includes different landscapes, going higher in altitude, and long hours of walking, which require stamina. Thus, getting used to the altitude is vital to prevent sickness. Moreover, sleeping at Everest Base Camp Trek can be challenging due to higher altitude and extreme weather. However, most people passionate about trekking can manage it with good preparation and taking their time.

  • Yes, the Nepal Everest base camp team has developed a super-experience package where you can sleep at Everest base camp during the EBC trek. this package is adventurous for Trekkers who will sleep one night at Everest base camp on this package. 

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