4.9
41 reviews
Everest Base Camp Short Trek - Nepal Hiking Team
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Everest Base Camp Short Trek

14 days
4.9
(41)
Start and end in Kathmandu
Tour Operator:
Nepal Hiking Team
Max group size:
12
Physical rating:
Active
Age range:
14 to 65
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
75620
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Highlights

  • Marvel at the celebrated village of Namche Bazaar
  • Witness the Khumbu Glacier glistening in the sun
  • Experience the magnificent Mount Everest up close
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Itinerary

Start and end in Kathmandu! With the Hiking & Trekking tour Everest Base Camp Short Trek, you have a 14 days tour package taking you through Kathmandu, Nepal and 10 other destinations in Nepal. Everest Base Camp Short Trek includes accommodation in a hotel as well as flights, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 01 : Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu
  2. Day 02 : Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2652m/8699ft) Duration: 3 hours
  3. Day 03 : Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m/11283ft) Duration: 6 hours
  4. Day 04 : Namche Bazar and Everest View Hotel
  5. Day 05 : Trek to Tengboche (3860m/12660ft) Duration: 5 hours
  6. Day 06 : Trek to Dingboche (4410m/14464ft) Duration: 5 hours
  7. Day 07 : Dingboche to Nagerjun (5100m/16728ft) and return Duration: 6 hours
  8. Day 08 : Trek to Lobuche (4910m/16105ft) Duration: 5 hours
  9. Day 09 : Trek to EBC (5364m/17594ft) & back to Gorekshep (5181m/16994ft) Duration: 8 hours
  10. Day 10 : Hiking to Kalapattar (5545m/18188ft) - Gorekshep - Pheriche (4210m/13809ft) Duration : 7 hours
  11. Day 11 : Trek to Namche (3440m/11283ft) Duration: 7 hours
  12. Day 12 : Trek to Lukla (2800m/9184ft) Duration: 7 hours
  13. Day 13 : Fly back to Kathmandu
  14. Day 14 : Farewell
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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.8
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  • AA
    · November 30th, 2021
    Joined recently for an Everest Base Camp tour and it was simply spectacular! The team was wel equipped with all logistics and planning and Ganga did a fantastic job with communication before and during the trip too. As for the trip itself, it far... Show more
    Trip date: November 2021
  • T
    · October 22nd, 2021
    I can't say enough good things about Nepal Hiking Team. I was very impressed with the services provided by the company which exceeded our expectations. We did the 14 day Everest Base Camp trek and from the beginning to the end, the whole team’s... Show more
    Nepal Hiking Team commented on this review
    Hello Tammy, Namaste! Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We are over the moon to know that your first trip with us went smoothly. It was a great joy meeting you both and organizing a trip to the Everest Base Camp. It means the world to us,... Show more
    Trip date: October 2021
  • Z
    · February 13th, 2021
    I made the EBC Trek in December with the Nepal Hiking Team. As my humble testimony, I would like to say a big thank you to Ganga and the agency’s whole team who were with me during the trek. It exceeded all of my expectations, and I have never felt this... Show more
    Nepal Hiking Team commented on this review
    Hello Zoe, Thank you for your genuine review. We are much obliged to have generous customers like you. Elated to know that you had a good time. Anticipate serving you in the near future again! Take care. Nepal Hiking Team
    Trip date: February 2021
  • J
    · January 29th, 2021
    Hiked to the Everest Base camp during an ongoing pandemic. Ganga was very helpful to plan my trip, and also appreciate his promptly responds to all my queries. Rabin was a brilliant guide, highly experienced, and friendly. I will trek with you guys... Show more
    Nepal Hiking Team commented on this review
    Hello John, Thank you for choosing us. We are glad to have a customer like you. We are looking forward to seeing you soon again for your next venture. Best Regards Nepal Hiking Team
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    Trip date: January 2021
  • KM
    · December 14th, 2019
    It was awesome! I totally recomend it !
    Nepal Hiking Team commented on this review
    Thank you Kevin for your wonderful review. It was a pleasure meeting and working with you. We hope to see you again in the nearest future for another adventure. All the best and take care. Best Regards Ganga Raj Thapa Nepal Hiking Team
    Trip date: November 2019
  • C
    · June 29th, 2019
    Charu and I were planning to do this trip for a while and we got planning in early 2019. We spoke to a few hiking tour companies and researched online. We contacted Nepal Hiking Team and spoke to Ganga a few times. They were super helpful and... Show more
    Trip date: May 2019
  • Everest Base Camp Short Trek reviewer 7
    · May 31st, 2019
    Bishnu was great, he could not do enough for me. I ended up doing the tour on my own with him as my guide/porter as I assume people had cancelled or changed days. It would have been great to have known this before as I perhaps would have changed my days... Show more
    Nepal Hiking Team commented on this review
    Dear Chantal, Namaste! Warm Greetings! Thank you for your review. It was a wonderful pleasure meeting and working with you. We hope to serve you better next time. Best Regards Ganga Raj Thapa
    Trip date: April 2019
  • Everest Base Camp Short Trek reviewer 8
    · May 12th, 2019
    It was the best experience of my life. The tour was perfect and comfortable thanks to Nepal Hiking team!
    Nepal Hiking Team commented on this review
    Dear Soichiro, Thank you for your review. We are very pleased to know that you had wonderful trip with us. We hope to organize another trip in the Himalaya. Best Wishes from Nepal
    Trip date: April 2019
  • JG
    · May 17th, 2018
    Great experience! Nepal Hiking Team managed the tour very professionally!
    Nepal Hiking Team commented on this review
    Thank you Jonathan.
    Trip date: April 2018
  • BM
    · May 12th, 2018
    From the time of booking, to communications, meet and greet at the airport, accommodation, everything was totally faultless. The guide Ram went over and above, kept us safe and motivated, the porters. The trip was all I dreamed of and more.
    Trip date: April 2018

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14 days
Everest Base Camp Short Trek
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • What are the optional excursions?

      The tour operator has advised that there are no optional excursions available for this tour, as the itinerary is already packed with amazing inclusions!

    • Is there a hotel list available?

      All accommodations are subject to change until 4-6 weeks before the departure date. After the booking is made you will be issued your final trip documents with your specific accommodation details. This is a list of accommodations that they typically stay at, but please be advised that they are subject to change:

      Kathmandu: Kathmandu Suite Home or similar
      Phakding: The Beer Garden or similar
      Namche: Nest at Namche or similar
      Tengboche: Tashi Delek or similar
      Dingboche: Good Luck Lodge or similar
      Lobuche: Mother Earth Lodge or similar
      Gorakshep: Snow land Lodge or similar
      Pheriche: Pumari Guest House or similar

      Hopefully, this list will give you a better idea of what kind of accommodation you can expect while on tour.

    • When and where does the tour end?

      This tour concludes after breakfast at Kathmandu Suite Home or similar on the last day of the tour and it's now time to say goodbye to your new friends and check-out of the hotel. Approximately 3 hours before your scheduled flight home, a representative from the Nepal Hiking Team will take you to the airport. Please be aware that the hotel is subject to change until your final documents are released.

    • When and where does the tour start?

      This tour starts in Kathmandu and as the first day is just an arrivals day you can arrive at Kathmandu Suite Home or similar any time. A complimentary arrival transfer will be provided for you from the airport in Kathmandu. There are no planned activities for the day, so check into the hotel and enjoy your overnight stay at the hotel before your adventure begins! Please be aware that the hotel is subject to change until your final documents are released.

    • I'm a solo traveller, is there a single supplement?

      A single supplement is mandatory for solo travellers while staying in the city and an additional cost will be added to the tour price. Please contact our Customer Support team for more information.

    • What is the age range?

      This tour is suitable for anyone within the age range of 18 to 70 years old. The tour operator will not accept any travellers under the age of 18, which means that children and young travellers are not eligible to participate in this tour.

    • Do I need a visa?

      As a tour booking website, TourRadar cannot organise visas for you on your behalf as the visa requirements are regularly being updated and vary for the nationality of one traveller to the next. It is for this reason that we recommend checking with your local embassy or consulate website for the latest up to date information.

    • What is the group size of this tour?

      There is no minimum group size required for this tour to depart, however, the maximum group size is 12 people.

    • Is previous trekking experience required to participate in this tour?

      The Everest Base Camp trek is a moderate journey suitable for average people who are moderately fit, thus no previous experience is required. To get condition for the trek, some physical fitness programs such as running, swimming, hiking is recommended before you embark on the journey.

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      Airport arrival and departure transfers are included in this tour. Upon your arrival, a representative from the Nepal Hiking Team will greet you at the airport and transfer you to your accommodation. Your departure transfer will be scheduled approximately 3 hours before your flight home.

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    Good to Know

    • Currency
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    • Plugs & Adapters

      As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, Australia, New Zealand you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, D, M. As a traveller from South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F.

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    • Vaccines
      • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
      • Typhoid - Recommended for Nepal. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Nepal. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Cholera - Recommended for Nepal. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Nepal. Ideally 3 months before travel.
      • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Nepal. Ideally 2 months before travel.
      • Meningococcal meningitis - Recommended for Nepal. Ideally 1 week before travel.
      • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Nepal. Ideally 10 days before travel.
      • Japanese B encephalitis - Recommended for Nepal. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Visa
      • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
      • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before February 11th, 2022 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after February 11th, 2022, a minimum payment of $99 is required to confirm your booking with Nepal Hiking Team. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 65 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
      • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Nepal Hiking Team will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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      Some tours are not suitable for mobility-restricted traveller, however, some operators may be able to accommodate special requests. For any enquiries, you can contact our customer support team, who are ready and waiting to help you.

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