Journey Everest Base Camp to Kalapatthar Trek

  • 2021-07-12
  • by Amrit Chhetri

Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trek is also known as Everest Base Camp Trek 14 Days. Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trek is one of the popular trekking packages in Everest along with other Everest Trekking Packages like Everest Base Camp Gokyo Lake Trek Everest High Passes, and Everest Base Camp via Renjo La Pass Trek. Himalayan Asia Treks & Expedition P Ltd customized beautiful Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trek 15 Days. Through Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trek, hikers experienced rich Buddhist culture, traditional villages in Everest, warm, friendly Sherpa people, higher snowcapped mountains.

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Highlights of Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trek :

  • The world's highest mountain Base Camp is known as Everest Base Camp.
  • Majestic and 360-degree view of Mt. Everest.
  • Buddhist monasteries like Tengboche.
  • Sagarmatha National Park.
  • Experience the Sherpa culture and their lifestyle.
  • World-famous Sherpa hospitality.

Overview - Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trek

Everest Base Camp Kalapattar Trek package Assortment is the most sympathetic traveling journey for your speculating holiday in Nepal Himalaya. The Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trek is planned to achieve the fantasy of different people who experience the dominant path to the world's highest mountain base camp. Therefore, the authority gives you a spare chance to hike both Everest Base Camp and the admirable 360-degree viewpoint of Kalapattar (5545m) for enduring views of mighty Mt Everest on the adjoining Himalaya of Everest region. Everest Base Camp Kalapattar Trek is similar to Everest Base Camp Trek 14 Days in Everest Trekking Packages.

The Everest Base Camp Kalapattar Trek starts with a breathtaking delightful trip to Lukla and a declining trip to Dudh Koshi (Milk River). Then, Everest Base Camp Kalapattar Trek gives you the spectacular view of the mountain arena that includes the viewpoint of Kalapattar (5545m) from where you take meandering snaps of some more 30 mountains along with Mt. Everest, Everest Base Camp, and the violent glaciers. During your Everest Base Camp Kalapattar Trek, trekkers come over the colorful Buddhist monasteries, Chorten, many hear indefinite explanations about Yeti. While trekking Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trek, trekkers experience Sherpa's hospitality, lifestyle & their culture with incredible mountain flora & fauna in Everest. Passing by the Khumbu glacier, you will get the opportunity to see the most vibrant panorama of the mountain terrain.

Considered one of the finest treks globally, the Everest Base Camp Nepal Trek provides trekkers with exceptional close-ups of the world's highest mountain. This trek, combined with trekking through fine Sherpa villages, and views of some of the world's most beautiful mountain scenery, makes it a not-to-be-missed experience.

During acclimatization days, trekkers will have time to explore the Khumbu region villages, including the fascinating market town of Namche Bazaar. The highest point of Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trek's view is a fantastic surprise view and 360 degrees Mt. Everest, from the mighty south-west face of Everest to the massive ice towers of the Khumbu Glacier.

Facts of Everest Kalapattar Trek

Trip Name: Everest Kalapattar Trek

Trek Duration: 15 Days

Best Season: Feb- Jun Sep- Nov.

Trek Grade: Moderate.

Accommodation: Hotel, camping, or tea house

Group Size: Min. 2 to 16 pax in one group.

Min. Altitude: 2650m.

Max Altitude: 5380m

Mode of Travel: Ground transport and flight till Lukla.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner will be provided in the trekking route.

Start in: Lukla

Ends in: Lukla

Short Itinerary of Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trek

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu.

Day 02: Trek Preparation and Sightseeing Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square.

Day 03: Flight to Lukla, Trek to Phakding (2610m/ 4hrs).

Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m/ 6hrs).

Day 05: Acclimatization day at Namche Bazar.

Day06: Trek to Tengboche (3860m/5hrs).

Day07: Trek to Pheriche (4280m/5hrs).

Day08: Trek to Lobuche (4930m/6hrs).

Day09: Trek to Gorakshep (5170m/6hrs).

Day10: Trek to Everest Base Camp (5380m) and back to Lobuche (4930m)/6hrs.

Day11: Trek to Dingboche (4350m/6hrs).

Day12: Trek to Namche (3860m/6hrs).

Day 13: Trek to Lukla (7 hrs) and overnight.

Day 14: Lukla fly to Kathmandu, End of the trek.

Day 15: Departure.

Accommodation on Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trek

Generally, most agencies like Himalayan Asia Treks are providing the best three 3 star hotels in cities. However, in Everest trekking, there are two types of lodges available. The first option is lodges/teahouses are available which have not luxurious but can adjustable. Another option is a luxury hotel operated by Yeti Homes.

Detailed Itinerary of Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trek

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu.

Himalayan Asia Treks representative welcome in the airport and transfer to on your selected hotel. After fresh up in the hotel, our representative will give a short briefing for the upcoming days.

Overnight in Kathmandu.

Meals: breakfast.

 

Day 02: Kathmandu City Tour and Trek Preparation.

After taking breakfast, your tour guide will come to your hotel and transfer to Kathmandu City Tour: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath Stupa, Boudhanath Stupa, and Pashupatinath Temple. After finishing Kathmandu City Tour, you can check your goods for Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trek. If anything is missed, you can buy or rent with assistance from our staff.

Overnight in Kathmandu.

Meals: breakfast.

 

Day 03: Fly to Lukla, Trek to Phakding (2610m/ 4hrs).

After taking breakfast, transfer to the airport for taking a flight towards Lukla (2860m). After landing in unique places in Lukla, we will start our hiking towards Phakding. We will meet our Sherpa staff at Lukla. Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trek trail is descending towards Dudhkoshi River and join the main route to Namche Bazar. While reaching Phakding, we will pass Ghat village.

Overnight in Phakding.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

 

Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m/ 6hrs).

After taking breakfast, we move towards Namche Bazar. We cross Dudh Koshi river, a majestic river many time exciting suspension bridges laden with prayer flags. On the way, we can see Kusum Kanguru(6369m) and Thamserku(6623m). The trek continues upstream on generally flat terrain, traveling back to the right bank and continuing the Bhote Koshi and Dudh Koshi rivers. From here, we steep ascent to the Namche Bazar. This Bazar is called a gateway to Mt. Everest.

Overnight in Namche Bazar.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

 

Day 05: Acclimatization day at Namche Bazar.

After breakfast, Trekking start-up 3 to 4 hour climb up from the Namche. At 3,500 meters, traditionally, the Namche village is a trading post, with locals bartering yak cheese and butter and a suitable place for agricultural goods in lower altitudes. In Namche Village, trekkers can explore museums, monasteries, cafes, and other local groceries.

Overnight in Namche Bazar.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

 

Day06: Trek to Tengboche (3860m/5hrs).

The trek from Namche Bazar to Tengboche trail continues along the rushing glacial waters of the Dudh Koshi with magnificent views of the mountains. We trek to an altitude of 3867 meters today. On the way, we will visit Tengboche Monastery, which one is oldest monasteries in the Everest region. The trekking group will observe a prayer ceremony either in the evening or morning, depending on how the day's trekking went.

Overnight in Tengboche.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

 

Day07: Trek to Pheriche (4280m/5hrs).

After taking breakfast, we move towards Pheriche. Next, we can see Imjatse valley beneath the mighty peaks of Ama Dablam, Nuptse, and Lhotse with the views of snow-capped mountains, including island peaks. Finally, we pass Pangboche (an old village picturesque Sherpa settlement where you can see a fascinating monastery).

Overnight in Pheriche.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

 

Day08: Trek to Lobuche (4930m/6hrs).

After taking breakfast, we move towards Lobuche. Today, we see best views of Mt. Tawache, Ama Dablam, North Pokalde, Komgma- Tse and Nuptse. We pass Phalanx Karpo and Dugla. From Dugla, we ascend towards the moraine of the Khumbu glacier. Overnight in Lobuche.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

 

Day09: Trek to Gorakshep (5170m/6hrs).

After taking breakfast, we move to Gorakshep. After starting trekking, we can View different peaks, like Cholatse and Lobuche, on the spectacular landscape. Next, we trek to the Dhugla Ridge and onto moraine towards the Khumbu Glacier. From Gorakshep, hikers explore stunning views all day today of Pumori and Nuptse. After taking lunch, hike to Kala Patthar (5545m), one of the finest viewpoints in the Khumbu. Overnight in Gorakshep.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

 

Day10: Trek to Everest Base Camp (5380m) and back to Lobuche (4930m)/6hrs.

After taking breakfast, we reach our final destination.

We trek close by the Khumbu Glacier because the way twists over the rough moraine towards the settlement of Gorak Shep. We are high, among the ice sheets of the world's most elevated pinnacles. In the wake of investigating the Everest base camp, we return to Lobuche. Overnight in Lobuche.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

 

Day11: Trek to Dingboche (4350m/6hrs).

After breakfast, trek to our private permanent camp at Dingboche; soon after setting off, we reach the site of a row of cairns to Sherpa climbers who died on Everest before we continue to the small settlement at Tugela. Our path on an old lateral moraine takes us to the remote village of Dingboche and our permanent camp. To the east, at the head of the Imja Khola valley, sits the pyramid peak of Imja Tse (6189 m). This afternoon we can walk up the ridge behind Dingboche for sunset views of Nuptse, Lhotse, and Chhukung Peak. Overnight in Dingboche.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

 

Day12: Trek to Namche (3860m/6hrs).

After taking breakfast, we move towards the Namche Bazaar. There is often a bent now to rush, mainly as we walk downhill, but there's still much to ascertain. The trail is ascending towards Pangboche and visits its historic old monastery, thought to be the oldest in the Khumbu.

Overnight in Namche Bazaar.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

 

Day 13: Trek to Lukla (7 hrs).

Today is the last day of Everest Base Camp Kala Patthar Trek. The trail is the same while going to Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar.

Overnight in Lukla.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

 

Day 14: Fly to Kathmandu.

After taking a flight from Lukla to Kathmandu, you can rest while you are in Kathmandu. Today is the free day for taking a rest and buying souvenirs for your friends and family. Our representative will take you to the local cultural restaurant for dinner and a cultural program in the evening.

Dinner with a cultural program.

Overnight in Kathmandu.

Meals: Breakfast and Dinner.

 

Day 15: Departure.

After breakfast, our office representative will transfer to the airport for your onward destination as per your flight schedule.

Meals: breakfast.

 

The Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trek is not walking in the mountain and seeing the Himalayas. Still, while trekkers are doing Everest Base Kalapatthar Trek, you can experience Sherpa culture, Buddhist culture, different sacred monasteries, and other things in Everest.

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