Everest Base Camp Kala Patthar Trek - 20 Days

The artistic and orthordox monasteries, the chill, anxiety and pride of being at the Everest region, association with mountain experts-the Sherpas and their cultural extravaganza and of course, the classic trails anchored at the backdrop of tantalizing mountainous vista, all are certain to ignite a tsunami of emotions within you.



Trekking Map

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu


Day 02: Fly to Lukla-trek to Phakding (2610m)


Day 03: Trek to Namche (3440m)


Day 04: Rest day in Namche Bazaar for Acclimatization


Day 05: Trek to Thyangboche (3860m)


Day 06: Trek to Shomare (4110m)


Day 07: Trek to Dingboche (4350m)


Day 08: Rest Day and Hike to Nagarjuna Hill and back to Dingboche (4350m)


Day 09: Trek to Lobuche(4910m)


Day 10: Trek to Gorakshep (5180)


Day 11: Rest day and Hike to Everest Base camp(5200m)

Day 12: Trek to Kalapathar and back to Luboche (5555m)


Day 13: Trek to Phangboche (4000m)


Day 14: Trek to Phunki Tenga(3250m)


Day 16: Trek back to Phakding (2610m)

Day 18: Fly back to Kathmandu and half day sightseeing in Kathmandu Durbar square and Swayambhu


Day 20: Final departure


Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport, where you will be received by one of our representatives and transferred to hotel. Free welcome drinks (tea, coffee or juice) will be served at the time of check in. Afterwards, a representative from our company will brief you about the trip. Overnight in hotel.
Day 02: Fly to Lukla-trek to Phakding (2610m)
After breakfast, fly to Lukla and then trek to Phakding (2610m/ 2/3 hrs).In this trial we will be heading to the Dudh Koshi valley to Phakding. On the way, we can see the statue of late Pasang Lhamu, the first women to climb the mighty Everest. Here in this trip, we also get a chance to see the Chaurikharka School, established with the donation fund  of Sir Edmund Hillary. The beautiful Rhododendron and Alpine trees blanket the entire area. We trail further following Dudhkhoshi river and then halt for lunch on the way. Resting for about 20 minutes, we continue our trek. Before reaching Phakding we get to see the maniwalla and flatter flags of Buddhists. Overnight in a tented camp in Phakding.
Day 03: Trek to Namche (3440m)lukla in nepal
After breakfast, trek to Namche Bazaar (3440 m). Follow the route straight up beyond a waterfall for a short distance which offers you an excellent view to the east of Mt. Thamserku (6608 m). The trail then leads you to climb steeply over a rocky ridge before you finally arrive at Namche. Namche Bazar is the administrative center for the Khumbu region and is also the entry point of the Mount Everest. Overnight in tented Camp.
Day 04: Rest day in Namche Bazaar for Acclimatization (3440m)
 This will be our rest day at Namche Bazaar (3440m) in order to get acclimatized for further ascents. Namche Bazaar is the local market which caters you a host of souveniers related to the Sherpa culture. Here, you get to experience the warm hospitality of Sherpas. Dinner and overnight in Namche Bazaar camp.
Day 05: Trek to Thyangboche (3860m)
After breakfast, trek to Thayangbuche-also called as Tengboche (3860m / 4/5 hrs), Kenjoma & Sansa settlements. Tengboche is a monastery, founded by a monk from Khumjung. It is the largest and the most visited monastery in Khumbu. According to the legends, Lama Sange Dorje flew over the Himalaya and landed on rocks at Pyangboche and Tengboche, leaving his footprints. Overnight is similar.
Day 06: Trek to Shomare(4110m)
Today we will be heading towards Shomare, from Tengboche. We walk downwards for about 20 minutes, then come across a flat route where we treverse through a dense Rhododendron jungle. On the way we see an old Ghumba. The route is flat until we reach the bridge. Then we will be walking up a steep route for atleast an hour where we are greeted with lots of Stupas and maniwall on the way. We now arrive at a village called “Phangboche” where we have our lunch. The panoramic view of  mountains can be seen which include Everest, Nuptse, Luptse, Island peak , Thamserku and many more. After lunch we will be walking on a flat route. Within 2 hours we reach Shomare. Dinner and overnight at camp.
Day 07: Trek to Dingboche (4350)Everset Region in Nepal
Trek to Dingbuche (4350m) is pleasant because of some fascinating mountain
views. Here we can find 35-40 tourist hotels and also enjoy the facilities like Interne, Wifi, telephone etc.
Day 08: Rest Day and Hike to Nagarjun Hill and back to Dingboche
In the morning we will be going for hiking in Nagarjun Hill, On the way we get lots of Stupas for around 20 min, We will walking in the steep up route then we reach at the top called Nagarjun Hill. If the weather is clear then we can view the beautiful mountain like Everest, Nuptse, Isalnd peak, Khumbu east, Amadablam, Lobuche, Cholakche and many more   Overnight is similar.
Day 09: Trek to Lobuche (4910m)
After breakfast, trek to Lobuche( 4910m), in this trail you reach a very renowned place named Chaukpilhara, there are monuments of rock in the memory of died sherpas and climbers during the climbing. Overnight in similar.
Day 10: Trek to Gorakshep (5180m)
After breakfast, trek to Gorakshep/Everest Base Camp Goreshpe. (5180m) ,Lobouche to Gorakshep needs around 2/3 hours where you will have the view of Peak Pumori and Kala Pattar, meaning is " Black Rock" is in 5545m high, which provides the best vantage point for viewing Mt. Everest. Gorak Shep ( 5160m) which is also called " Lake Camp" because here is a small lake that is usually either dry or frozen and several monuments to climbers who have died the expeditions. Overnight is similar.
Day 11: Rest day and Hike to Everest Base camp(5200m)everest base camp trek
These day after breakfast we start our hiking towards Everest Base camp, it will take atleast 3 hours to reach EBC, where the route is twisted as well as flat. In the base camp  Khumbu ice fall could be seen right at the front and the other mountain that include Everest, Loptse, Nuptse, Lola, Pumori, Khumbuche and many more. Then we will be back to Gorakshep. Camp Overnight.
Day 12: Trek to Kalapathar and back to Luboche (5555m)
After breakfast, early in the Morning Kalapatthar then back to Lobuche (5555m / 2 hrs), Mornings are usually sparking clear and Kalapattar climbing is one of the most rewarding parts of the trip. Overnight is similar.
Day 13: Trek to Phangboche (4000m)
Early morning at 8am, we are heading for Phangboche, we have to pass memory of place of Lobuche. Then we move downwards and reach Thukla from there we cross a bridge called "Thukla Bridge" following the downward route for half an hour then again walk in flat route, here we reach Pheruchein 3 hours, we will have lunch over there.Then after 2 and half hour we will be reaching phangboche. Camp Overnight
Day 14: Trek to Phunki Tenga(3250m)
Early morning we will be heading towards Phunki tenga. Following the up and down route we reach to Thyanboche where we will have lunch, then slowly walking the downward route for 1 and half hour we reach to Phunki Tenga.
Day 15: Trek back to Namche Bazaar (3440m)
We come across the Rhododendron forest and the famous Thyangboche monastry. Along the trial we can have the view of Everest, Kwangde, Nuptse, Ama Dablam and many more. Dinner and overnight in Namche Bazaar.
Day 16: Trek back to Phakding (2610m)
Following the same route we will be heading towards Phakding.Dinner and overnight in Phakding
Day 17: Trek back to Lukla (2800m)
Early morning we will be hiking for Lukla.
Day 18: Fly back to Kathmandu and half day sightseeing in Kathmandu Durbar square and Swayambhu
Fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel. After lunch we will be visiting Kathmandu Durbar Square, the house of the living Goddess Kumari, the ferocious Kal Bhairab, The Red Monkey God and hundreds of erotic carvings. You will also see Swayambhunath, one of the worlds most glorious Buddhist Chaityas.
Day 19:  Sightseeing around Kathmandu Valley.
After breakfast, we have the another sighseeing day in kathamandu where we will visit Pashupatinath temple and Boudhanath Stupa. Every year, Thousands of pilgrims from Nepal and neighboring countries visit Boudhanath and Pashupatinath temple.
Day 20: Final departure
This will be the farewell day where we drop you to the airport to catch your flight to your homeland country .or you can extend your trip and could go for Bunjy Jumping, Mounatin Biking, White Water Rafting etc.




While you are in Kathmandu, we opt to accommodate you in 3 star or 5 star hotels like Hotel Royal Singhi (3 star), Hotel Manaslu (3 star), Radisson (5 star), Yak & Yeti (5 star) or similar.
During the trek, you will be accommodated in a Tea House/ Lodge or Trekking Inn. Most of these lodges and teahouses cater good services and are equipped with modern amenities. We will endeavor to provide you the best accommodation available along the route so that you get a good night’s rest in a hygienic milieu.
We arrange the best quality food during the trek as we are concerned about the health of the trekkers as well as the staff members. Basically, we opt for locally available food in the Everest Region so that you could a real sense of the culture, living patterns, simultaneously promoting the locally available resources of organic food and beverages. Other than, a wide range of Continental, Chinese, Italian and Indian cuisines like Pizza, Spaghetti, French Fries, Soups, Breads etc are also available for your retreat.
Porter and Staff Care:
We ensure that all the porters and other staffs going to high altitude conditions are provided with adequate clothing and equipments. They are the backbones of a trek.
Best Season:
March-May & mid September-mid December are considered to be best for Everest Base Camp Kalapathar Trek.
Any Experience Required?
For Everest Base Camp Kalapathar Trek no former experience required. Physical fitness is the only key to accomplish this trek.
Our Guides:
Guides play a very active role during the trek. Marron Treks has experienced and helpful treking guides who make your trip enjoyable as well as productive. Our guides are literate, multilingual speakers, environment conscious and well acquainted to culture, language, location and every single detail pertaining to the Everest Region . This would help our trekkers make the most of their trip.
Travel Insurance:
It is advised that you arrange your travel insurance before leaving your homeland. The main thing is to make sure that your insurance covers you for both medical and evacuation costs. In some places it is not necessary but it would be better if you have the travel insurance with you all the time. That would make your trip safe and hassle free.

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Starting Price: $1780
Price per person in twin sharing accommodation basis.
Please feel free to contact us for your any special requirement or bigger group deals.
Cost Includes
  • Airport pick-up and drop service
  • Kathmadnu Lukla Kathmandu Airfare
  • Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu as per Itinerary
  • All transportation costs according to itinerary
  • Farewell dinner with Live Nepalese Cultural Program
  • All trekking accommodation costs according to itinerary
  • Crew for camp treks: Guide and necessary porters
  • Personal insurance for crew members
  • All applicable tourist fees and permits for the trekking, conservation fees, TIMS fees and any other required permits or official documentation.


Cost Excludes
  • Entry fees and other expenses for sightseeing in Kathmandu
  • Personal Insurance for travel to Nepal
  • Lunch & dinner expenses arising before or after the trekking period
  • Emergency Rescue evacuation
  • International airfare
  • Tipping (Tip)
  • Bar bills & beverage
  • Other personal expenses
  • Any other expenses not mentioned in the 'Cost Includes' section above

Needless to say that kitting and stuffing yourself out for a trek is almost a herculean task which keeps you mulling and often gets you overwhelmed. But at the mercy of the renting outlets sprouting in every visible corner in Kathmandu, preparing for trekking in Nepal these days is almost tantamount to equipping yourself for a weekend backpacking trip. Most of the heavy and expensive items are easily available on rent, so you don’t actually have to travel Nepal with a cartload of gears. We have endeavored to formulate a categorical checklist that gives you a tentative idea regarding the gears and accessories mandatory for you during the trek. The list could vary depending upon the kind of trek you pursue, the terrain, weather conditions and time of the year. For instance, you don’t need the camp-trek equipments when you are on a tea-house trek. This listing below simply serves as a guideline and you can always have your own checklist. It is always preferable to pack light and the key to this is to carry the gears and accessories that have multidimensional uses.
CLOTHING (Core & Lower body)
Water-proof (breathable fabric) jacket, Poncho or Umbrella Equipment Photo
Hard shell pants (breathable fabric- 1 set), preferably that zips from top and bottom which can be worn over boots without getting undressed, in case of abrupt weather changes
Fleece jacket or Pullover
Fleece windcheater jacket
Down jacket or a Down vestDown jacket
T-shirts (2 – 3) and Long-sleeved shirts with collars ( 2- 3 pairs)
Nylon (cotton ought to be strictly avoided) hiking shorts ( 2- 3 pairs)
Hiking trousers- one that is detachable from the knees so that the it can be folded up as shorts ( 2- 3 pairs)
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Thermal underwear as well as synthetic underwear (3 -4 each – avoid cotton)
Synthetic sport brassieres for women (2 pairs- avoid cotton)
Head/Eyes & Hand Gears
Sun hat/cap
Woolen hat or Balaclava
Sunglasses/Goggles (preferably the one with 100% UV protection)
Liner, Synthetic or Thin wool gloves (1 -2 pair)
Warm gloves (designed to the shield the sub-zero temperatures)- 1 pair
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Trekking boots (1 pair) and spare laces
Running shoes, Sandals or Thongs (flip-flops)- 1 pair each
Hiking gaiters (1 pair) to do away the rocks, dusts and moist feet
Liner socks- preferably synthetic (3 – 4 pairs)
Heavy or wool blend socks (3 – 4 pairs)
Duffle bag (will be provided by Marron Treks as a complimentary gear and you needn't return it )
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Pack cover (to protect your gears from getting wet)
Day sack/Nylon stuff sack
Sleeping Bag/ Silk liner (will be provided by Marron Treks but should be returned after the trip)
Water bottle
Good head torch along with spare batteries and bulbs Maps, compass and a guide book
Trekking poles
Miscellaneous Bits
The items below could seem trivial, but if you don’t have them, you might just find
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 yourself sticky and stinky, which isn’t actually good for you!
Quick-drying camp towel
Detergent powder/bar
Toilet paper
Sunscreen Lotion (SPF 20+) & Lip balm
Pocket knife
Sewing/Repair Kit (for tent & mattress)
Emergency kit including a whistle, waterproof match/lighter
Padlocks for bags and lodge rooms
Stuff sacks
It is important that you can include the medicines prescribed by your doctor. Below is just the generic list of medications. We advice you to always consult your travel doctor as you might be resistant or allergic to some medicines 
Anesthetics (Ibuprofen/Aspirin)
Broad spectrum antibiotics tablets
Metronidazole and Antacids (for diarrohea /indigestion)
Broad spectrum ointments (Neosporin/ Clotrimazole/Gentamicin)
Antiseptic liquids (Dettol/Savlon)
Assorted band-aids
Small gauge pad
Roll of adhesive tape
Iodine tablets
Optional Carry
Nothing hard and fast about carrying the items in this list as they are not the basics. Yet, though not all, if you still manage to squeeze in some of these items on your carry, you will not regret as they might just come handy during the trek
Camera, memory card and battery charger
GPS unit Altimeters
Pee bottle for men (leak proof/wide mouth) & Pee funnel for women
Books and magazines



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