Aren’t you getting enough time to trek to Everest Base Camp? Get ready to loop and see the possible trekking experience of Everest Base Camp now; it’s a lifetime trek! Everest Camp Trek is one of the most thrilling and fascinating journeys of the Himalayas on the planet. The 12-days Everest Base Camp Trek is ideal for those trekkers who wish to make it rapidly. It means the short Everest Base Camp Trek is the same as the classic Everest Base Camp Trek 14 days but skipping some extra days on the itinerary.
The majority of trekkers travel from Kathmandu to Lukla. Likewise, 12-days Everest Base Camp Trek also starts from Lukla. The adventure begins even before you get to Lukla, while you are on a unique inclined landing strip between mountains and land. Most trekkers go for multi-days walking through Sherpa villages; a few even opt for traditional lodging facilities in the local homes.
The Everest Base Camp 12 days Trek also provides an insight into Sherpa’s lifestyle and culture and closely associated with Tibet. During your trip, you can visit Buddhist Monasteries overlooking Everest and the nearby Ama Dablam, which many consider being one of the most beautiful mountains in Nepal. Impressive views from the Kala Patthar peak–the Khumbu glacier’s chaotic ice sculpture, the Nuptse, and Everest itself.
12-days Everest Base Camp Trek itinerary
|Days||Destination||Altitude in Meters||Distance|
|1.||Arrival in Kathmandu|
|2.||Fly to Lukla, then trek to Phakding||2600||3h00|
|7.||Gorakshep (visit EBC 5364 m)||5100||7h00|
|8.||Hike Kalapatthar 5545 m then trek to Pangboche||3900||7h00|
|11.||Fly back to Kathmandu|
Everest Base Camp Trek is always a bucket list for intrepid travelers around the world. Due to a lack of extended holiday, some trekkers found skip this dream trip. So, we have crafted a short Everest Base Camp Trek to fulfill travelers’ dream who has a short holiday. The 12-days Everest Base Camp Trek is the best and 8th wonders of the world, which offers you opportunities to enjoy some truly incredible views from the top of the world. Everything you need to know about Everest Base Camp Trek for a better experience if you plan to go for your next holiday.
The 12-days Everest Base Camp Trek needs physical fitness because it involves a few steep steps on the route. There are many well-marked routes; however, the Khumbu glacier is a somewhat unstable area where extreme attention is needed.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu.
Day 2: Kathmandu –Lukla (2800m) – Phakding(2600m) 40 minute by plane and 3h00 walk.
Day 3: Trek to Namche Bazaar. (3440 m) 6h00 walk.
Day 4: Namche – Tengboche (3860m)
Day 5: Tengboche - Dingboche (4410m)
Day 6: Dingboche – Labuche (4900m) 5h00 walk
Day 7: Lobuche – Everest Base Camp (5364m) – Gorakshep (5140m) 7h00 walk.
Day 8: Gorakshep – Kalapattar (5545m) – Pangboche (3900m) 7h00 walk.
Day 9: Pangboche – Namche 6h00 walk
Day 10: Namche – Lukla 7h00 walk.
Day 11: Lukla – Kathmandu (Hotel includes)
Day 12: Free day in Kathmandu (Hotel includes)
Day 13: Final departure.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Kathmandu International Airport|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please depart at least 3 hours before the flight.|
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1. You can enjoy your trek entirely without carrying a heavy backpack.
2. Another is to increase the local communities’ income.