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Bhandar to Everest base camp (EBC) Trek

Trip Facts

  • Trip Code HT-26
  • Duration: 18 Days
  • Trip Grade Moderate
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Bhandar to (EBC) Everest Base Camp Trekking starting from low land to highland Kalapathar (5545m). This is a breathtaking walking trip in the Khumbu Region. It was in 1953 when two renowned figures Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Nogay Sherpa had taken the same route via Jiri for the Mt. Everest expedition. Trekker requires a good walking experience and a good physical health condition. This trek is very interesting walking with its panoramic view of Everest 8848m, Cho Oyu 8152m, Lhotse 8516m, Makalu 8463m and Ama Dablam 6456m. Bhandar to Everest base camp Trek The trail passes through numerous villages of different ethnic groups including Tamang, Jirel, Rai, Brahmin, Chettri and of course the Sherpa. Walking along this trek involves many ups and downs with the trail being well serviced with tea houses and good campsites in most of the villages.

From Kathmandu, the road follows the Kodari Highway towards Tibet to Khadichaur before turning east and snaking along a rough secondary road through the middle hills to Bhandar where the Everest Base camp trek (EBC) now begins from Bhandar Via EBC Trek we can take own private Jeep or local bus from Kathmandu to bhandar.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1350m.)

Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Bhandar (2195m) via Jiri/ 8/9 hrs.

Day 03: Trek Bhandar to Sete (2520m) 6/7 hrs.

Day 04: Trek Sete to Junbesi (2580m) 6/7 hrs.

Day 05: Trek Junbesi to Nunthala (2200m) 6/7 hrs

Day 06: Trek Nunthala to Bupsa (2360m) 5/6 hrs.

Day 07: Trek Bupsa to Ghat (2590m) 6/7 hrs.

Day 08: Trek Ghat to Namche Bazaar(3440m) 6/7 hrs.

Day 09: Acclimatization in Namche Bazaar.

Day 10: Trek Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3860m) 6 hrs.

Day 11: Trek Tengboche – Dingboche (4 360m, 5/6 hrs.

Day 12: Acclimatization and exploration day

Day 13: Trek Dingboche to Lobuche (4910) 4/5 hrs.

Day 14: Trek Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5181m) (EBC 5365m.) 6/7 hrs.

Day 15: Hike up to Kala Patthar (5,550m) early in the morning and trek down to Pheriche (4200m) - 6 hrs.

Day 16: Trek Pheriche to Namche Bazaar (3,440m) 5/6 hrs.

Day 17: Trek Namche bazer to Lukla (2,804m) 6/7 hrs.

Day 18: Morning flight back to Kathmandu.

Day 19: Departure from Kathmandu.

Cost Details

  • Airport picks and drops by private vehicle
  • Accommodation during trek
  • Meal on full board (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during trekking
  • Experienced government license holder trek guide and porter to carry your luggage
  • Accommodation,food,drinks,salary
  • insurance, transportation for the Guide and porter
  • Everest national park entry permits
  • TIMS Card (Trekker's Information Management System card)
  • All additional government vat.
  • Kathmandu to Bhandar Private Jeep
  • Domestic flight Lukla to Kathmandu
  •  Hotel in Kathmandu
  • Nepal entry visa fee
  • International airfare
  • Travelers insurance
  • Hot and cold drinks)
  • Bar bills, telephone bills and other personal expenses (shopping/ laundry)
  • All expenses due to unavoidable events e.g. flight cancellation
  •  personal illness, strike etc.
  • In case of emergency rescue helicopter if needed. We will manage.
  • Tips for porter and guide

Day to Day Itinerary

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Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1350m.)

Upon arrival at Kathmandu International Airport (TIA) Halesi Trek transfer to hotel and briefing about your trips. Overnight at hotel.

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