Day 01: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2840m) and trek to Phakding (2610m).
Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla for 35 minutes and trek along the bank of Dudhkoshi River till Phakding (3hrs). Overnight at lodge.
Day 02: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m).
After the breakfast, the trek starts to Namche Bazar. We continue our trek along the banks of the Dudh Koshi, crossing this majestic river many times on exciting suspension bridges laden with prayer flags. After entering Sagamartha National Park, the trail climbs steeply with breathtaking views to Namche Bazaar, the gateway to the Khumbu region. Overnight at lodge.
Day 03: Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar.
Acclimatization is most important before proceeding to a higher elevation. On this day we will explore around Namche Bazaar. We will have a Short walk around museum to celebrate the traditional custom of the Sherpa’s people. Overnight at lodge.
Day 04: Namche Bazaar to Phortse Thanga (3680m).
Today, the trail climbs steeply out of valley through rhododendron forest. Juniper and large conifers start to appear as the elevation increases making the trekking beautiful in spring. The trail passes through Yak Kharkas and summer settlements. The views of Khumbi La and Tawache are magnificent throughout the day. Overnight at lodge.
Day 05: Phortse Thanga to Machherma (4470m).
Today the path goes through the middle of forest and offers the first view of Cho you peak (8,153m). The trail passes through summer settlements to Dole. After that, we will work across a rocky terrain scattered with a few dwarf rhododendrons. Overnight at lodge.
Day 06: Machhherma to Gokyo (4790m).
It takes about 5 hours trek from Machherma to Gokyo. Overnight at lodge.
Day 07: Gokyo to Gokyo Ri (5357m) and back to Gokyo.
Early in the morning, climb up to the top of Gokyo Ri (5357m) – ample rewards to ones that attempt this trip. There are stunning views of the Gokyo valley, the massive Ngozumpa Glacier and an incredible panoramic view of the whole Khumbu Himalayas, such giants as Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Makalu (8481m), Cho-Oyu (8153m) and Gychung Kang (7922m). Lunch for this day will be a packed lunch. Trek down to Gokyo and Overnight at lodge.
Day 08: Gokyo to Thangnag Kharka (4700m).
Trek down from Gokyo to Thangnak Kharka crossing the Gokyo glacier. Overnight at lodge.
Day 09: Thangnag Kharka – chola pass (5368m) – Dzonglha (4830m).
After the breakfast, we continue towards chola pass at 5368m. This part is not difficult but is steep and involves traversing a glacier on the eastern side. After crossing chola pass, we reach to Dzonglha for our overnight. Overnight at lodge.
Day 10: Dzonglha to Lobuche (4910m).
Trek about 5 hours from Dzonglha to Lobuche. On the way you can see the Dughla Lake. Overnight at lodge.
Day 11: Lobuche to Kala Pathar and back to Gorak Shep (5140m).
After an early morning start, we ascend Kala Pathar (5550m) and enjoy panoramic views of the Himalayas, without having to climb Everest. Then we make our return to Gorak Shep at an elevation of 5140m at noon for our overnight stay. Overnight at Lodge.
Day 12: Gorak Shep to Everest Base Camp (5364m) and back to Lobuche.
This day leads you finally to the Everest Base Camp (5364m) walking through rocky and glacier trails where climbers gather for summiting Everest. Continuing the trek we’ll return back to Lobuche for overnight. Overnight at lodge.
Day 13: Lobuche to Pheriche (4240m).
On this day, we will trek down to Pangboche via Duglha. It takes about five hours trek from Lobuche to Pheriche. Overnight at lodge.
Day 14: Pheriche to Pangboche (3930m).
Today’s trek is mostly down hill. We cross the Khumbu Khola on a wooden suspension bridge and follow the Imja Khola to the village of Pangboche. Overnight at a lodge.
Day 15: Pangboche to Namche Bazaar (3440m).
Trek down from Pangboche to Namche Bazar via Tengboche and Phungi Thanga. Overnight at lodge.
Day 16: Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2840m).
The last day of your trek is from Namche Bazar to Lukla. En route you will pass through Monjo and Phakding. Also you will cross Bhote Koshi River many times on a suspension bridge landen with prayers flags. Overnight at lodge
Day 17: Fly back to Kathmandu.
Fly back from Lukla to Kathmandu, which takes around 35 minutes. Overnight at hotel on BB basis.