Everest Base Camp Trek route first goes through the highlands of Solu before reaching the higher Khumbu region. Join this classic 15 day Nepal trekking holiday
Everest Base Camp Trek, on the way from Lukla to Namche the vegetation alternates. The sherpa considers Khumbu as “Belyul” an area that Guru rinpoche designated a sanctified sanctuary for Buddhists in bad times. The best hiking season for Everest Base Camp trek is the month of October / November and March to May. The famous monastery of sherpas “Tengboche” is located in this region. Solu is also a center of sherpa cultural activities, e.g. the five-day DUMJI festival in April and the Mani rimdu festival in autumn.
Today you can drive on kodari road via lamosangu to jiri. Jiri 1900m. The Nepal trekking holiday begins with the ascent to a ridge 2400m. And the descent on the other side down to shivalaya. The path continues to Bhandar. You can also go from Bhandar to Thodung, here is a cheese factory built with swiss development aid. So similarly leads the way to the Everest base camp, through Lamjura pass, Taksindu la pass, etc.
Everest Base Camp Trek itinerary
Day 1. Arrival in Kathmandu and o/n at a hotel with a welcome dinner. 1350m.
Day 2. Early morning flight to Lukla and trek to Phakding o/n at a lodge with B/L/D. 2600m.
Day 3. Trek to Namche o/n at a lodge with B/L/D. 3440m.
Day 4. Acclimatization day in Namche o/n at a lodge with B/L/D. 3440
Day 5. Trek to Debuche B/L/D 3700m.
Day 6. Trek to Dingboche. B/L/D. 4410M.
Day 7. Trek to Lobuche. B/L/D. 4900M.
Day 8. Trek to Gorakep. B/L/D. 5110m.
Day 9. Explore day to Kalapathar & Everest Base Camp. B/L/D. 5110m.
Day 10. Trek back to Dingboche. B/L/D 4410m.
Day 11. Trek to Debuche B/L/D. 3700M.
Day 12. Trek to Namche. B/L/D 3440m.
Day 13. Trek back to Lukla B/L/D. 2800m.
Day 14. Fly back to Kathmandu, B/-/-/. 1350m.
Day 15. Sightseeing of the world Heritage site in Kathmandu. 1350m. B/-/FD.
Day 16. Final departure of Nepal trekking holiday.