Everest Base Camp Short Trek- 10 Days

Trip Information
  • Trip Duration14 Days
  • DestinationNepal
  • Trip Grade Moderate to Strenuous
  • Max. Altitude 5545m
  • Trip Type Trekking
  • Accommodation Hotel + Teahouses + Lodges
  • Transport Fly in - Fly Out / and private car
  • Scenic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla
  • Uphill walk through the alpine forests
  • Acclimatization in Namche Bazar
  • Interaction with the Sherpas

Everest Base Camp Short Trek- 10 Days Itinerary, Best Price

Everest Base Camp Short Trek- 10 Days is an affordable Everest Base Camp Trek option that allows you to check out the majestic mountain peaks of the Everest Region. Being one of the hardest trekking areas in Nepal, Everest Base Camp tests you to your level best. Also regarded as one of the costly regions to trek, Everest Region is a hard and expensive area for trek. Everest Base Camp Short Trek- 10 Days is the best trek for you to explore the Everest Region in a low cost with the best quality possible. You don’t need to worry about the costs, the only thing you need to worry about is your date to travel.

The Everest Base Camp Short Trek- 10 Days starts with a scenic picturesque flight from kathmandu to Lukla. The journey then takes forward to Phakding. A gradual uphill walk through Sherpa villages and alpine forests leads you to Namche Bazar which is the best thing about the Everest Base Camp Short Trek- 10 Days. Namche Bazar is the tourist hub of the Himalayas. However, you also get to visit various monasteries that are believed to have existed for a long time.

The view of Everest along with other snow-capped mountain peaks is something you will cherish forever in your memories. If you are someone who wants to trek Everest Base Camp at low cost spending less the 2 weeks, then Everest Base Camp Short Trek- 10 Days is the perfect choice among the Everest Base Camp Short Trek- 10 Days Packages. Invest your time with something closer with nature, and never regret not taking any chance.

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We take early flight from Kathmandu to Lukla (2886m.). Upon arrival at Lukla, we would be refreshed in one of the hotels and then start our trek to Phakding (2640 m.). We trek following a gentle climb up the mountainside on the left bank of the Dudh Koshi. Nupla (5885m) can be seen in a stone throwing distance on the opposite bank. In the late afternoon, we reach Phakding. Overnight at tea house lodge.

  • Accommodation:Mountain Tea House Lodge

Having breakfast at Phakding, we commence our trek to Namche Bazaar (3440 m.).The trail goes along the right bank of Dudh Koshi. Thamserku is standing majestically skyward on the opposite bank. We then reach Bengar. The trail now climbs from the riverbed on the left bank into the mountain, through a forest to Chumoa. We continue along the trail with many ups and downs; cross a stream, and pass by the tiny village Monjo. We then come to Sagarmatha National Park Service where a park entrance fee is to be deposited. We follow a short walk along the riverbed of this V-shaped valley where the river forks Dudh Koshit to the right Bhote Koshi to the left. Now we begin steep ascent to Namche Bazar. On the way, we would have excellent views of Everest (8848m) and Lhotse (8516m.).Surrounded on three sides by mountain ranges, Namche Bazar (3440m) is a central hub of the area for food, trekking gears and other necessary goods. Overnight at tea house lodge.

  • Accommodation:Mountain Tea House Lodge

Taking breakfast at Namche Bazaar, we would be heading towards Tyangboche (3867 m.). The trail goes ahead leaving a steep cliff that drops down to the Dudh Kosi. In this section too, we would have a panoramic view of the Himalayas such as Ama Dablam (6812m), Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse (7855m) and Tawoche (6501m). We would visit Trashinga, Phunki Tenga and reach Tyangboche. Tyangboche offers a good view of sun rise and sun set at Everest and Ama Dablam. Overnight at tea house lodge.

  • Accommodation:Mountain Tea House Lodge

We trek from Tyangboche to Dingboche (4260 m.). Leaving Tyangboche at the backdrop, we descend through a rhododendron forest and enter Deboche. Crossing a suspension bridge at Imja Khola, we head towards Minlinggo and inter Imjatse Valley beneath the mighty peaks of Ama Dablam, Nuptse and Lhotse. We finally come to Dingboche. Overnight at tea house lodge.

  • Accommodation:Mountain Tea House Lodge

It is our turn to head towards Lobuche from Dingboche which is situated at a distance of five and half hours normal walk. The onward trail is gentle up to Pheriche village. Along the trail, we would be privileged to have panoramic views of the Mt.Tawache, Ama Dablam, Pokalde (5741m), Kongma-tse (5820m) and the great wall of Nuptse. We would have lunch at Dugla (4595m) and trek to Lobuche. Overnight at tea house lodge.

  • Accommodation:Mountain Tea House Lodge

Having breakfast at Lobuche, we trek to Everest Base Camp via Gorakshep (5140m.). It is the most rewarding section of the trek. Our trail winds up through rocky path and Khumbu glacier. The view of Nuptse, Lho-La and Khumbutse appear at a stone throwing distance. Visit Everest Base Camp and come back to Gorakshep. Overnight at tea house lodge.

  • Accommodation:Mountain Tea House Lodge

We trek from Gorakshep to Kala Patthar (5545m.) and trek to Pheriche (4243m.). Early morning, we get ready to climb Kala Patthar (5545m.) and enjoy the view of sunrise. We would see Mt. Everest, Mt. Pumori, Mt. Lingtren, Mt. Khumbetse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Thamserku and many more from Kala Patthar. Himalayan Rescue Association Aid Post is available at Pheriche. Foreign volunteer doctors are there to provide medical treatment. 

  • Accommodation:Mountain Tea House Lodge

It is our turn to trek from Tyangboche to Namche Bazaar (3440 m ). It takes about four and half hours to reach Namche Bazaar from Tyangboche. En route we will visit traditional villages like Khumjung and Khunde. We will be visiting monastery that has Yeti Scalp. Finally, we come to Namche Bazaar in the late afternoon. Overnight at tea house lodge.

  • Accommodation:Mountain Tea House Lodge

Having breakfast in the teahouse at Namche Bazaar, we trek to Lukla. It is the last day of our trek. Lunch will be served on the way. Upon arrival at Lukla, we would get refreshed and take rest. Overnight at tea house lodge.

  • Accommodation:Mountain Tea House Lodge

We board our early flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. Upon arrival at TIA, we would be received by our representatives and transfer to hotel. In the afternoon, we go for shopping. Farewell dinner will be served in Bhojan Griha, a typical Nepali restaurant. Overnight at 3 star hotel (Thamel Eco Resort or skyline Hotel)

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    Cost Details
    Cost Includes
    • Airport picks up and drops by private car/van/bus.
    • Two night's 3 star standard accommodation in Kathmandu with free breakfast (on the arrival day and after the trekking according the program).
    • All necessary paper works and national park entry permits.
    • Flight Ticket (LUK-KTM-LUK)
    • All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks.
    • An experienced, helpful and friendly Guide, porters (1 porter for 2 peoples).
    • Salary, Food, Drinks, Accommodation, Transportation and Insurance for the Guide and Porter.
    • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
    • Sagarmatha National park entrance permit and fees.
    • Trekker's Information Management System (TIMS) card fees.
    • Duffle bag, if necessary.
    • All our government taxes, vat, official expenses & service charges
    Cost Excludes
    • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu). You will require 2 passport size photos.
    • Your Travel insurance.
    • Your standard meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trekking.
    • Lunch and dinner while you are in Kathmandu.
    • All the alcoholic and non alcoholic Drinks.
    • Sweet things like chocolate.
    • Hot shower during the trekking.
    • Tipping (expected by guides and porters, but not mandatory)
    Essential Information

    Best Season for 10 days short trek to Everest base camp

    10 days short trek to Everest Base Camp is possible throughout the year. Among them, spring and autumn are the best seasons for Short Everest Base Camp Treks. March-April falls on an autumn season which offers the clearest views of mountains and surroundings. After the heavy rainfall and storms of monsoon, the sky clears out giving the magnificent clear picture of great. And the September – October falls on spring seasons. That will help you to enjoy clear scenic mountains.

    Packing tools for the short trek to everest base camp

    • Pair of gloves
    • Sunglasses
    • Sunscreen
    • Down jacket
    • Thermal trouser, warm jacket, warm t-shirts
    • Water bottle
    • Personal medical kit
    • Water purification table
    • Body and hand lotion
    • Caps
    • Head lamp/torch
    • Trekking shoes
    • Trekking poles

    Accommodation during 10 days short trek to Everest Base Camp

    In the 10 days short trek to Everest base camp, you will get accommodate in lodges, hotels. We can find different types of hotels which provides different services in the journey. For the 10-day Everest Base Camp Trek, accommodations will be in Guesthouses and hotels. Along the way, trekkers will rest and enjoy warm meals in between miles of trekking on well-marked trails. Lodges provide a warm bed with dinner and breakfast with shared dining space. Lodges provides comfortable twin-sharing rooms with shared bathrooms to replenish provide along your trek. There are also luxurious hotels which the services like single room with attached bathrooms, 24 hrs electricity, wifi availability etc. These accommodation options are designed to provide a comfortable and safe environment that allows trekkers to relax after a long day of exploring the Himalayas.

    Meals during 10 days short trek to Everest Base Camp

    Lodges, hotels, resorts serves the cuisines that are fresh, healthy. But they mostly serves ‘Dal Bhat and Tarkari’ (a typical Nepali food) which will help your body to supplies with necessary carbohydrates and proteins. Also another popular cuisine is Syakpa, often known as Sherpa stew. Furthermore, the hosts will provide the veggies according to the seasonal basis.

    Likewise, they will also provide the western cuisines like momo (dumplings), noodles, sandwiches, spaghetti, macaroni etc.

    Short trek to Everest base Camp Trek difficulty

    It is the one of the most challenging and adventurous treks in the Nepal. The difficulty level of this trek is moderate level. As you are going to the top altitude where you are nearer to the highest peak of the world (Mount Everest). You have to walk almost 6-8 hours in a day. The trails go from lower altitude (2860m) to extremely higher altitude (5545m) which will be very difficult tasks for the beginners. That’s why it is recommended to do training and exercising before going to the 10 days short trek to Everest base camp.

    Guides/porters for 10 days short trek to Everest Base Camp

    It’s highly recommended to have a guide with you. Guides are important while doing trekking, they can help to learn about the diversity, the Himalayans and even a simple and similar knowledge about the destination. If you face any difficulties in the trek like high altitude sickness then guide will help you to overcome it by taking you in the lower altitude. Likewise porters are equally important. They will carry you luggage upto 20 kg while will help you to trek without any hustle and bussel.

    Permits for 10 days short trek to Everest Base Camp

    Trekkers will need permits for the Everest Base Camp Short Trek, including the Sagarmatha National Park Entry Permit, Trekkers Information Management System (TIMS), and the Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality Permit.

    Travel insurance for 10 days short trek to Everest Base Camp

    Travel insurance is compulsory when you are going on a high altitude trek. Trekkers might need to deal with so many difficulties in the journey like high altitude sickness, medical injuries and other different difficulties. Travel insurance will help you to deal with difficulties occurred in the trails. That’s why you need to get a proper travel insurance to cover your emergencies.

    Why to do 10 days short Everest Base Camp Trek?

    10 days short trek to Everest Base Camp is logically on most hikers’ bucket lists to do at least once in a lifetime. 10 days short trek to Everest base camp trek is a short adventurous journey. This exicting trek passes through amazing landscapes, forests, villages, towns, national parks etc. Our 10 days short trek to Everest Base Camp Short Trekking offers a religious tour around the Tengboche Monastery. The 10 days short trek to Everest base camp trek offers you to have a most thrilling moment that you will be remembered forever. On this trek we will visit the place with high altitude Kala Patthar (5545m) where we can have a observe the 360 degree view of Mt Everest. All in it, it is a lifetime journey bringing the greateness of cultural and natural heritage for the pleasure of nature admirers.

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