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Short Everest Base Camp Trek is same trekking route of EBC but completed in the shortest period of time. As most of the trail of Short Everest Base Camp Treks follow on high elevation above 3,000 meters, you require physical fitness and mentally well prepare for this trekking. We at Nepal Mother House are providing access to the Mt. Everest Base Camp (5,360m) and popular view point Kalapathar (5,550m) during short stay in Nepal in quick way.
Short Everest Base Camp Trek begins at Lukla (2,800m), after a short scenic flight from Kathmandu. Then, flowing Dudha Koshi River through the Sherpa Villages; Chheplung, Ghat, Phakding, Toktok, Benkar, Manjo, Jorrsalle and Namche Bazaar. Often you have outstanding mountain scenery, including Numbur Himal, Karyoulung (6,511m), Kongde Shar (6093m), Kusum Kangaru (6,367m) and Thamserku (6,608m) most of the trail. There are several suspension bridges from Lukla to Namche, but Pangbuche Khola Bridge is most exciting, it is located at just a junction of Bhote Koshi River, before the start ascends to the Namche Bazaar.
As Sagarmath National Park is registered on the World Heritage Site List, there are not enough words to describe about it. From the top of the Namche Bazaar and Everest View hotel can see amazing panoramic views of Mt. Ama Dablam (6,856m), Kangtekga (6,665m), Pek 38/ Shar Tse (7,591m), Lhotse Shar (8,393m), Lhotse ( 8,516m), Lhotse Col (7,925m), South Col (7,925m), Mt. Everest ( 8,848m), Nuptse (7,861m), Tabuche Peak (6,369m) and Khumbi Yul Lha ( 5,761m). Then, the trail during Shortest Everest Base Camp Trek goes gradually through the Tenzing Norgay Memorial Stupa, before Kenjoma and drop through the pine forest to the Dhudha Kishi Bridge at Phunke Tenga, then rise to the Tyangbuche Monastery with beautiful Mountain View. Dibuche is an alternative stay of Tynagbuche. Again, you will cross bridge at Imga Khola before Pangbuche Village, and heading Somare, Orsho Teahouse, Dingbuche (the world’s highest farmland), Dughla/Thukla, Thukla Pass (4,830m), Lobuche, Lobuche Pass (5,110m), Gorekshep (the last tea house for Short Trek to Everest Base Camp).
There are several monuments nearby Thukla Pass (where the Khumbu Glacier begins with), who died during the expedition. You may visit the Italian Research Center (Pyramid) between Loboche to Gorekshep. The key attraction of Everest Base Camp Trek 10 Days is Mt Everest Base Camp an elevation of 5,360 meters, where you see incredible Khumbu Icefall, Khumbu Glacier and high Himalayan scenery. Many expedition groups are can see during the spring season. EBC seems like mini Thamel during spring. Kala Pathar name as Kalapattar (Black Rock in Nepali) is most popular viewpoint for the closest view of Mt. Everest without serious mountaineering skill, at altitude of 5,643 meters from sea level. This is another landmark for the Short EBC Trek. It is best to visit during sunset time for the golden color mountain scenery. But you need full equipment to protect from shucking freezing after sunset and walk to dusk. The view is outstanding from Kalapattar top. This is a piece of Heaven, just middle of the mountains, from the west you can see Mt. Tabuche Peak (6,369m), Cholatse (6,440m), Lobuche East (6,119m), Lobuche West (6,145m), Chhumbu (6,853m), Changri (6,027m), Chumbu (6,859m), Pumori (7,165m), Lingtren (6,749m), Khumbutse (6,665m), Lho La (6026m), Changtse (7,653m)-Tibetan Mountain, Mt. Everest ( 8,848m), Nuptse (7,861m), Lhotse (8,516m), Pek 38/ Shar Tse (7,591m), Kongmatse/Mhera Peak (5,820m) and Ama Dablam (6,856m).
After collecting a bunch of lifetime experience, the Rapid Everest Base Camp Trek ends at Lukla re-trace the Sherpa Villages. The Nepal Mother House recommends at list 10 Days for the Everest Base Camp Short Trek only for physical fitness, adventure trekkers, who like to explore the High Himalayan scenery and unique Sherpa culture in shortest hiking. We organize Everest Base Camp Short Trek by professional local Sherpa Guide and porter’s whole in the year around. But Mid of September to November and mid March to May are the best time to trek, Everest Base Camp during autumn and spring respectively.
Day 01:Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2,800m) -30 minutes, trek to Phakding (2,640m) -3 to 4 hours
Day 02:Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,430m) -5 to 6 hours
Day 03:Namche Bazaar to Tyangboche (3,867m) -5 to 6 hours
Day 04:Tyangboche to Dingboche (4,300m) -5 to 6 hours
Day 05:Dingboche to Lobuche (4,930m) -5 to 6 hours
Day 06:Lobuche to Gorakshep (5,140m) - 3 hours & Everest Base Camp (5,360m) -2 to 3 hours
Day 07:Gorakshep to Kalapater (5,550m) -2 hours & Stroll back to Pangbuche (3,980m) -6 to 7 hours
Day 08:Pangbuche to Manjo (3430m) - 6 to 7 hours
Day 09:Manjo to Lukla (2,800m) - 4 to 5 hours
Day 10:Fly back Lukla to Kathmandu -30 minutes, then your own destination or if you have extra time Join for another Activities
*Notice on Kathmandu to Lukla Flight Issue:
It is informed that the Government of Nepal has announced Lukla flight from Manthali, Ramechhap due to heavy air traffic on Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) at Kathmandu, the flight to Lukla will conduct from Ramechhap in anticipation of further notice. Ramechhap is located 139 km East-North from Kathmandu with approximately 4 to 5 hours drive from Kathmandu.
As alternatively, if you would like to direct flight from Kathmandu to Luka, then there are Helicopter flight which can be made on 5 passenger basis with additional 500 US$ per person for one way to change your airplane flights to the helicopter. We will do our best coordinate with the airline to make groups at the airport for the helicopter flight, but we can’t give guarantee it. Fly to Lukla from Manathali airport, Ramechhap is almost always guaranteed unless sometime the flight is delayed or canceled due to not favorable weather at Lukla.
Travelers are suggested to inform us of the chosen alternatives for the flights to/from Lukla affected due to possible delays or interruptions. For more details please go through the Lukla Flight from Ramechhap.
**Note: Some time we could face problem of internal flights to/from Lukla delayed by few hours or cancelled for a day because of bad weather. It is happen very rarely, but it could even in best trekking season also as you know how climate change is effecting our globe. Therefore, we always recommend you to add one supplement night in Kathmandu after your base camp trek if possible (just for incase). If everything runs smoothly, you can enjoy other activities like sightseeing, rafting, shopping, as you wish in those additional day overnight at hotel.
If you do not need porter for the trip, the trekking cost will be reducing from the original price. Nepal Mother House gives you some clue to make less cost for the Solo traveler also. Please contact us in our email for more details with your requirements.
Day 01 : Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2,800m) -30 minutes, trek to Phakding (2,640m) -3 to 4 hoursEarly in the morning fly Kathmandu to Lukla (30 to 40 minutes) then make final preparations for the trek. From Lukla you'll pass Chaurikharka village and make a descent towards the Ghat (2,530m). The trail follows the bank of the Dudhkosi River. To assist acclimatization, this first day Treks is only 3 to 4 hrs. But if people are still interested to do more activities they will have the opportunity to go on a side trip to monastery around in Phakding. Stay overnight at Lodge.
Day 02 : Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,430m) -5 to 6 hours The trail follows the Dodh Kosi River banks and arrives in Tok Tok. You can see excellent views of Thamserku peak from here. The trail climbs to Chomoa, the site of an agricultural project farm. Then the trail climbs to Monju (2,840m) and enters the Sagarmatha National Park Area (1,148 sq km, established in 1976). Walking some distance up you will be at Jorsale (2830m) and after crossing the last (fifth) bridge, there is another long climb from where you can have a view of Mt. Everest, over the right Nupste (7,879m). After 5 to 6 hrs walking the trail reaches the street of Namche Bazaar at last. Stay overnight in Namche Bazaar and witness the snow capped mountains and Sherpa heritage.
Day 03 : Namche Bazaar to Tyangboche (3,867m) -5 to 6 hours After breakfast we start our trek with a pleasant walk on a trail through the forest with magnificent views of mountains until Kenjoma, where the trail joins from Khumjung. After passing the small settlement Sanasa, the trail drops towards Phunki Thanga (3,250m). Then it climbs steeply through forests on the Tengbuche monastery, situated at 3,867m. The view from here is rightly deemed to be one of the world’s most magnificent. Kwangde, Tawachee, Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse Ama Dablam, Kantega and Thamserku provide a stimulating panorama of Himalayan view. Stay overnight in Tyangboche.
Day 04 : Tyangboche to Dingboche (4,300m) -5 to 6 hours After breakfast, the trail descends down from Tengboche, through the rhododendron forest to Deboche. Crossing a bridge over the raging Imja Khol River, the trail for Dingbuche follows the climbing route of Island peak and Phokalde peak. It is a gateway to Chukung and farther beyond for the most challenging traverses towards Makalu area and Hinko Valley via Sherpani col (6,100m) and Amphu Laptsa pass (5,780 m).
Day 05 : Dingboche to Lobuche (4,930m) -5 to 6 hours After your complete acclimatization, the trail heading you gradually climb up until Duglha offering stunning views of Tawachee and Cholatse. From Duglha trail directly up to the Khumbu Glacier before reaching the village of Lubuche. In this stage the effects of the altitude will be kicking in and you can expect colder nights.
Day 06 : Lobuche to Gorakshep (5,140m) - 3 hours & Everest Base Camp (5,360m) -2 to 3 hours After breakfast the trek continues gently climbing and sometime directly ascent to nearby glacier. The trail going to Gorakshep is rocky and windy but it offers good views of Mt. Pumori and there are beautiful views of the Everest Base camp. After lunch, we ready ourselves for today’s adventure to the targeted destination and we continue our trek towards the Everest Base Camp and to the Khumbu Ice-fall. However, the path from here can be misleading so make sure to follow the lead Sherpa. Every year the trail changes due to the movements of the glacier. The walk is quite strenuous due to the high altitude and thin air. The walk passes over rocky dunes and moraine and streams, till you reach the base camp. If you are trekking during the high expedition season have fell like city. It takes 2-3 hrs to get to base camp and after a grand time here go back over the journey to Gorekshep for the overnight at lodge.
Day 07 : Gorakshep to Kalapater (5,550m) -2 hours & Stroll back to Pangbuche (3,980m) -6 to 7 hours Very early in morning we will have to climb up 2 hours to Kalapathar for 360 degree view of the mountain peaks. When reaching the top, you will feel joyful as you achieve the moment that you have been dreaming of since the beginning of your journey. A small rocky peak “Kalapattar” offers you beyond imagination views. The panoramic view from this spot is something to cherish and you feel it’s worth the hard climb up to here to feel at the top of the world. You can also see the Everest Base camp down below on the moraine of Khumbu glacier and many mountainous scenery such as: Pumari (7,145m), Lingtren (6,695m), Khumbutse (6,623m), Changtse (7,550m), Nupse (7879m), and even Everest itself. After breakfast in Gorakshep, we trek down to Dhugla then continue staying high above the valley floor in Imja valley. It is the only place in Khumbu where barley is grown. Enjoy the scenery and stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 08 : Pangbuche to Manjo (3430m) - 6 to 7 hours Today you can fell well descend to a lower elevation from Pheriche. The walk is pleasant all the way to Tengboche. You can see very old Sherpa villages and further down to Tyangboche is one of the most beautiful places in the Himalayas. The first thing that comes into view is the big Monastery or Gumba followed by the large field with campsites, teahouses, and lodges beneath the soaring and majestic peaks of Ama Dablam, Everest, Mt. Lhotse and Lhotse Shar towards the northeast. Finally you will re-trace to the Manjo.
Day 09 : Manjo to Lukla (2,800m) - 4 to 5 hours After a long walk we'll have one long last day back to Lukla. We descend the long way before crossing the bridge and walking further to Monju finally stopping in Phakding for lunch. We will remind ourselves again to enjoy the lush green scenery around and passing through the incredible mountain scenery and local Sherpa village until Lukla. You'll have time to wander around the areas and guide will re-confirm your flight ticket and enjoy the last celebrate dinner with your crew and overnight at hotel.
Day 10 : Fly back Lukla to Kathmandu -30 minutes, then your own destination or if you have extra time Join for another Activities Normally, the flight for Kathmandu is in the morning due to the wind in the afternoon; sometime the flight time can be delayed due to bad weather and other reason beyond our control. Anyway we will fly back to Kathmandu and your guide will transfer to hotel then you may have time to relax after long journey and take back your breath and rest at your hotel rest of day. In this pleasant day you may have full day at leisure either relax at hotel or explore the around Thamel. Today is day of ending your journey, so we would like offer you farewell dinner in Nepali typical Restaurant and hand over you Trip Certificate, Trekking Permit and TIMS Card for memory of Nepal trip. Today is free or last minute shopping for souvenirs or gift to your family, friends or relatives for you until departure flight/drive. Our assist will be transfer to the International Airport for your departure flight to your onwards destination, taking with you the memory of a life time.
Except fixed departure date, we have every day departure according to your requirements.
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