- Blue Lakes
- High Pass
- Isolated Villages in the mountain
- Sherpa Life and Culture
- Tibetan Culture
Below is an existing itinerary; this is a standard itinerary of ours, but you can customize the itinerary to meet your specific needs. You can prepare the itinerary that is going to work best for you. Your itinerary should be based on your interest. You can make your itinerary unique by adding fun to it. Travel Max Guide gives the topmost value to your customized itinerary because it has experienced trekking guides to make itinerary better as well as make it easier for you to travel and have a good time in Nepal.
Welcome to the Land of Lord Buddha, the Himalayas and the city of Temple- Kathmandu. In the airport, you can see our company staff holding company signboard in the terminal. You will transfer to the hotel by a private vehicle.
You know today is the first day of your trekking, and you are excited because you are heading to Everest Base Camp. Lukla will put something new in your brain because you have never landed in such an airport before in your life. After landing, you will be relieved, and as you head to Phakding, you will come across a village called Chaurikharka, this is a popular village, and then you descend to Dudh Kosi Ghat. The length of today’s trek is short compare to the other following days. One of the main highlights of Phakding is Rimishung Monastery.
You will trek by the Dudh Kosi River, and this is one of the Kosis, actually, there are seven Kosi Rivers; two of them are Tama Kosi and Soon Kosi. As you are trekking, you are also in the region where there are natural beauties, such as hills and mountains. There are suspension bridges to be crossed, and one of the famous bridges is the Hillary Suspension Bridge. You will be trekking in Sagarmatha National Park where there are check-post and dense forest. You will see Mount Everest, and you will reach Namche Bazaar, the largest Sherpa village of Nepal.
Today, you have to acclimatize because tomorrow, you are ascending to a higher altitude. Acclimatization means exploring Namche and its surrounding places, not staying in a hotel room. Hike to Hillary School, also hike to Khunde and Khumjung. Visit the museum to know the culture and tradition of the Sherpa people, including their lifestyles. Visit Syangboche airport and hike up to Everest View Hotel to see Mount Everest.
The trekking trail goes uphill, it is a steep uphill and takes you to Kyangjuma and valley. There is a forest on the way where you see rhododendron plants and juniper trees. During the springtime; the forest becomes colorful with flowers. You will also come across summer settlements because during summer Sherpas bring their yaks to these high pastures for grazing. The view of Khumbila and Tawache is incredible.
The steep trekking trail takes you to Lambara (4220m) and Luza (4360m) as well as juniper trees. You will come across Kharkas, which is a flat spot and has water. You will reach the valley, river, and Machhermo (4410m). In Machhermo, in 1974, Yeti killed three yaks and attacked a Sherpa woman.
You will walk on a ridge and see an excellent view of the valley, Kantega, and Cho-Oyu (8201m). The trekking trail takes you to Pangka (4390m), and then you descend to the riverbank before climbing the terminal moraine of Ngozumpa Glacier. This is the steepest part of the trekking trail, and you reach the first small Lake (4650m), where you see Brainy ducks.
Today is the most exciting day of the trek because you are climbing to Gokyo-Ri, the most famous viewpoint of the Everest Region for to see the panoramic view of the Himalayas, including Everest, and it takes approximately 2 hours to reach the viewpoint. Other mountains that you see are Cho-Oyu, Gyachung Kang, Lhotse, Makalu, Cholatse, and Tawache.
Today, you will trek through Ngazumpa Glacier, which means, you are almost close to the mountain. You will also be walking by the mountain, and the winding trekking trail takes you to Dragnag. Today, it is a short trek, so you will reach there in the afternoon, and have a lot of time to rest.
Today, you are going to face one of the toughest days of the trek because you are going to cross the Cho La pass. The pass is steep, and you have to walk through the glacier as well as crevasses before you reach Dzongla. The trekking trail is slippery as well as rocky. From the top of the pass, you can see Ama Dablam, Cholatse, Lobuche East, and Baruntse.
Follow the trekking trail that takes you downhill. The trekking trail takes you to a grassy area as well, and you will see the incredible view of Lobuche. The trekking trail winds in so many places and you also reach the river and finally to Lobuche. Spend the rest of your time in Lobuche by taking rest.
Today, you are heading the final destination, that is, Everest Base Camp. Walk on the lateral moraine of Khumbu Glacier. When you reach Gorak Shep, you will be surrounded by mountains from all sides. As you head to the Everest Base Camp, you will again come across the burial site of the armies who had lost their lives while ascending Mount Everest Khumbu Glacier that you see is the world’s deepest glacier. Take the photos as much as you want, and you will be satisfied.
Today is one the greatest day of your trekking because you will be heading to Kalapathar early morning. You start before the dawn and see the view of the sunrise in the mountains like Everest and Makalu. In addition to Goyo Ri, Kala Patthar is one of the best viewpoints of the Everest Region. From there, you head to Gorak Shep for breakfast, and then you trek to Pheriche.
Trek downhill to Tengboche. The downhill trail passes through the rhododendron and juniper forest. The trekking trail once again takes you to suspension bridges and the Imja Khola, a river. During the springtime, the trail becomes colorful with these flowers. The trail passes through the forest and takes you to Dingboche, and you will reach Tengboche and visit its monastery. This is the most famous and oldest monastery of the Everest Region.
After having breakfast, you head to Namche Bazaar; the trekking trail to it goes through the forest where you might see like pheasants, musk deer, and mountain goats, and if you are lucky, then you might see rare snow-leopard. There are steep trekking trails on the way as well as bends. You can stop at Namche for lunch and then trek down to Monjo. Enjoy the view of Mount Everest as you trek. You will be walking by the Dudh Kosi River, and you will also reach a village called Jorsale.
You trek to Ghat and stop for lunch. Today, you will be most of the time by the Dudh Kosi River. On the way, you will reach several villages like Chumoa, Benkar, Phakding, and Chuthawa. On the way, you will come across the Pasang Lhamu Memorial Gate. Today’s trekking trail is easy, but the last part of the trekking trail goes uphill. A good experience to reach Lukla, don’t you think so?
You will fly to Kathmandu on an early morning flight after breakfast. After arriving in Kathmandu, you will head to your hotel. Let us hope that the weather in Lukla becomes fine; so that you can fly in time. Since your hotel is in Thamel, you can visit there to buy gifts for your friends and relatives.
The price below is per person. If you have more than 8 people, then please feel free to ask for a discount. Those who love to do a single trip or a special trip with family, friends, and yourself, you can fill up the private journey or a tailor-made journey. According to your requirements, we will send you the price. TMG is happy to serve you very much.