Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek is a unique and new fancy-style trek while hiking to the base camp of Mount Everest. Luxury trek offers an extraordinary comfort rest on your trekking journey to Everest base camp in a limited time frame.
Unlike the regular Everest base camp trek package, this luxury trek package to Everest provides a room with a private bathroom and neat and clean comfortable beds with the best available lodges in the mountain.
Everest base camp is the most dreamt destination for trekkers around the world, this comfortable trek offers stunning views of Himalayan scenery, local culture, and nature as well as provides an opportunity to understand centuries-long local Sherpa tradition, culture, and religion mainly influenced by Tibetan Buddhism.
This trek also offers the view of Himalayan glaciers, lakes, rivers, and high-altitude valleys surrounded by mountains where you can stroll around and take snapshots.
The luxury trek to Everest starts off by taking a flight from Kathmandu to Lukla (2840m), the most famous gateway to Mt. Everest. The trek goes along the Dudh Koshi river and climbs up to Namche Bazaar (3446m) via Phakding (2610m) on your second night, the Sherpa capital.
Then, you hike to the Everest View Hotel for acclimatization, enjoying the stunning panoramic views of snow-capped mountains including Mount Everest while sipping a cup of tea.
The next day's trek continues to Tengboche which has the biggest monastery in the entire Khumbu Region dating back to the 16th century, where you can observe the old painting, scriptures, and ritual ceremonies by monks and feel the spiritual presence of the mountains.
Trek continues to high altitude settlements of Dingboche where you take your second acclimatization day hiking up on the nearby hill called Nagarsang and back.
Your last day hiking towards the base camp of Mt. Everest goes through Lobuche (4910m) and the last settlement of the trek Gorakshep (5140m) from where you take a day tour to Everest base camp and back to Gorakshep for the night to finish off the trek.
The next day you fly back by helicopter to Lukla, enjoy your last night in the mountains and fly back to Kathmandu instead of retracing the same way back to Lukla like in other Everest base camp treks.
The comfort Hotels in the mountain are quite busy during Peak season so, please give us a booking earlier, so that Discover Altitude can secure the room for you.
What makes the trip a Luxury Trek to Everest Base Camp
Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek is just a 10-day trek to Everest Base Camp from Kathmandu to Kathmandu. This starts with a majestic flight to Lukla airport, one of the 3rd most splendid airports in the world due to its high altitude and surrounding Himalayas.
The trail starts through the dense forest of the Everest region, passing by cascading waterfalls, snow-melted rivers, and a suspension bridge to reach the most demanded town Namche Bazaar in the entire Khumbu region.
Further your hike continues through the highest existing Tengbuche monastery to reach Dingbuche for acclamatization. Trekking through the bare himalayas with the majestic views of the high mountains and vegetation, you will reach Lobuche.
Trekking with the Khumbu glacier, the journey continues to the base of Mt. Everest for a day tour. Spending the best available mountain lodges throughout the trek, your trip will be more comfortable and memorable other than the normal trip.
The very next day exploring the majestic sunrise view over the Himalayas from Kalapatthar you descend to Gorakshep by Helicopter and take a ride to Lukla. Experiencing the Sherpa culture and custom, the next day take an early mornign flight to Kathmandu.
Spending some leasure time in your luxury hotel, afternoon will be a privately guided city tour to some of the majestic UNESCO Heritage Sites and evening a cultural farewell dinner in a typical Nepali cultural restaurant.
This Luxury Everest Base Camp Trek saves time and an extra day to descend all the way from Gorakshep to Lukla. As the ascending and descending trail remains the same for the Everest Base Camp Trek. Through helicopter, you will be able to have an eagle-eye view of the entire Khumbu region including Mt. Everest.
What to Expect in Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek
Luxury Trek to Everest Base Camp will be an easy way to explore the highest existing base camp of Mount Everest. This trek will be through a slow hike and acclimatizing self, making sure that trekkers feel comfortable with the existing altitude of the Himalayas.
During this Luxury Trek, you will have two extra reserved days to hike higher with acclimatizing. The first extra day will be in Namche Bazaar (3440M) and the other in Dingboche (4410M).
However, on the first reserved day, you will hike to Everest View Hotel (3880M) and spend a couple of hours before descending to Namche Bazaar. Further, you will get sufficient time to acclimate in Dingboche.
As you will spend two nights on a reserved day, the hike continues to Nangkartsang hill (5090M). Spending a couple of hours will bless you with the majestic view of the high Himalayas and help your body acclimate.
Hiking at a nominal pace you will reach Base Camp of Mount Everest and the next day after exploring the sunrise view from Kalapatthar (5545M) you will take a Helicopter ride to Lukla. Spending a night in Lukla the very next day take a flight to Kathmandu.
Upon landing at Kathmandu airport, explore some of the popular UNESCO Heritage Sites in Kathmandu and farewell cultural dinner in the evening.