Salleri to Everest Base Camp is an adventurous journey through the beautiful terrains, mixed ethnic villages watching over the fabulous panoramic scenery of world highest peaks of the world. It is the best route for those travelers who wish to explore the lower and upper Everest region and enjoy the varied landscapes, climate, landscapes and culture.
Salleri to EBC Trek is a wonderful journey that begins with a long drive from Kathmandu and gentle ascend to the Lower Everest region and continues to walk uphill and downhill through different ethnic villages and scenic mountain viewpoints. Lower Everest region is popular for its green valley, lush vegetation, prayers flags and small Buddhist chortens and mixed tribal villages. And there are high passes that allow trekkers to acclimatize properly with altitude and keep up with the trail to reach the magnificent Everest Base Camp.
Salleri EBC Trekking is best choice those who have enough time and interest to explore the rich cultural diversity, varied landscapes and stunning beauty of Himalayas. There are as much as an opportunity to feel that tiring fun, lovely smile, thrilling adventure and soul-soothing satisfaction on this trip of a lifetime. If you have limited travel time and still want to visit EBC then alternative route Itinerary of Everest Base Camp — 17 days is worth thinking about.
Day 1Arrival in Kathmandu : Picked Up from the airport and transfer to the Hotel Drive: 30 minutes | Accommodation: Hotel | Meals: Welcome Dinner
Day 2Free Day in Kathmandu Optional: Join our free walking tours – starts at 10am – Walk to Monkey Temple – Visit National Museum – Kathmandu Durbar Square – finish before 4pm
Walk: 1.5 hours | Accommodation: Hotel | Meals: Breakfast
Day 3Drive from Kathmandu to Salleri (2190m / 9547 ft)Drive: 9 - 10 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 4Trek from Salleri to Taksindo (2960m / 9711 ft)Walk: 6 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 5Trek from Taksindo to Bupsa (2730m / 8957 ft)Walk: 6 – 7 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 6Trek from Bupsa to Surkhe (2290m / 7513 ft)Walk: 5 – 6 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 7Trek from Surkhe to Phakding (2610m / 8563 ft)Walk: 5 – 6 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 8Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m/11286 ft)Walk: 5 – 6 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 9Rest and acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar (3440m/11286 ft)Walk: 4 – 5 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 10Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tyangboche (3870m/12697 ft)Walk: 5 – 6 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 11Trek from Tyangboche to Dingboche (4410m/14468 ft)Walk: 5 – 6 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 12Rest and Acclimatization Day at Dingboche Walk: 3 – 4 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 13Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche (4910m/16109 ft)Walk: 3 – 4 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 14Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep to EBC (5364m / 17598 ft.) to Gorakshep (5120m/ 16798 ft)Walk: 6 – 7 hrs | Accommodation: Hotel | Meals: B, L, D
Day 15Sunrise Climb to Kala Patthar (5545m / 18192 ft.) and trek to Pheriche (4240m/ 13911 ft)Walk: 7 - 8 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 16Trek from Pheriche to Phortse Village (3810m / 12500 ft)Walk: 5 – 6 hrs | Accommodation: Hotel | Meals: B, D
Day 17Trek from Phortse Village to Monjo (m/11286 ft)Walk: 5 - 6 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 18Trek from Monjo to Lukla (2840m/9318 ft)Walk: 4 - 5 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 19Morning Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu and transfer to HotelFlight: 25 min. | Drive: 30 min | Accommodation: Hotel | Meals: Dinner
Day 20Free Day in Kathmandu (Contingency Day)Accommodation: Hotel | Meals: Breakfast
Day 21Final Departure | Other Travel Plan
FREE WALKING TOUR: This is an optional walking adventure on the outskirts of Thamel area, which will surprisingly take you to popular Buddhist shrine – Monkey Temple (original name Swayambunath Stupa) and Kathmandu Durbar Square (House of Virgin Living Goddess) after a quick peek at the National Museum. It is around 6km walk, takes 1.5 hrs walk starting and ending from/to Thamel. It is a guided tour; however the entrance fees to these heritage sites must be pay by travelers themselves. [Monkey Temple – Rs 200, Kathmandu Durbar Square – Rs 1000, National Museum – Rs 150]. We start at 10am in the morning (after breakfast) and finish before 4pm (time can vary).
SAFETY CONCERN: Your safety is our top concern while organizing outdoor and adventure plans. Our leaders and crew members are experienced professionals who will make sure that the trip is safely in course. We truly understand the need of information flow and risk management to provide the best experience. Our trekking arrangement includes the proper clothing, supplies of equipment and gears, high altitude prevention measures and remedies to provide the carefree adventure in the Himalayas.
STANDARD TRIP: Standard itinerary and route plans are typically designed considering the necessary number of days to complete the trek for average fit travelers and level of altitude gain on the trek (and multiple other factors) which can be modified as per the interest, time, experience and budget plan of travelers. On the given adventure plan, we have included the most important items necessary for the trip and the cost for it and quoted to provide a general idea of the cost of the trip with minimum number of days required to complete the trip.
CUSTOMIZE TRIP: We can organize a trip to every style and provide our service as required by the travelers. There are few items like leader, permits etc, which are mandatory to provide from the agency whereas there are also several alternatives to design the trip as suited. Any customization of the standard itinerary will change the trip price accordingly. We always like to hear what you have to say. We are always happy to assist your valuable travel holidays in your manner with the best information that suits your way of traveling.
ACCOMMODATION IN KATHMANDU
We need to have 4 nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu (before and after the trip) for preparation, rest, and contingency. We provide twin sharing room at Hotel Nepalaya on BB Plan for your trip. If you choose to book your own accommodation in Kathmandu, 50 USD per person is discounted from trip price.
If you prefer to select your own accommodation, then you are free to do so and find a place suitable to your interest. Alternatively, you can suggest a name, and we shall book that place for you.
GROUP SIZE: All of our adventure trips are accompanied by specialized local leaders, guides, porters and assistant guides (as required) who will always ensure your safety and comfort at every part of the journey. We found that the group size of 8 is the optimal size to run these trips, however we can organize a trip plan for any group size upon the request.
Group of More than 8: We also have a good experience of handling big groups of volunteers, employees, students, and able to organize a trip plan upon request. Please kindly submit your group size information, and we will garnish a proper trip plan and price for you.
It is your travel plan; you can choose what you want to do, of course with a lot of information first. Feel free to submit and share your travel ideas, and we shall get back to you with more thoughts in no time.