9 Days Everest Base Camp Trek

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  • Duration 9 Days
  • Destination Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty Strenuous
  • Activity Trekking
  • Accomodation Hotel + Lodges
  • Transportation:Private Vehicle / Aeroplane
  • Meals:Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
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The 9 days Everest Base Camp trek is one of the classic ventures that immensely a great hike for those who are traveling on tied schedules. This trek is the normal trek which can be feasible for all the trekking enthusiasts who have a limited vacation. 

This short 9 days EBC trek is a beautiful combination of the awe-inspiring mountain views of Everest Himalayan ranges, the legendary culture of the Sherpa people, imposing sceneries, and flora and fauna.

This trek can be accommodated and suit all the adventure lovers who are keen to explore the different worlds with their lifestyle and majestic mountain, this short Everest Base Camp Trek allow you to encash and witness the real virtual world and as you come close to the amazing giant peaks such as Everest the highest mountain in the world, Lhotse, Cho- La, Amadlum and many others, it is definalty worth part of the trekking and will be a life-changing experience for all of you.

If you are thinking of doing a trek to the Everest base camp in a short period of the holiday then 9 days Everest Base Camp trek is recommended to choose but this 9 days Everest base camp trek is a challenging adventure trekking in the Everest region and need to be well prepared physically fit and mentally strong to complete this trek with worth experience.  

Being a participant in 9 days of EBC trek is itself an amazing experience where you will be enjoying the genuine prerequisite of trekking while passing through the alleyways of the Khumbu region, visit ancient monasteries of Khumbu region which conserve the supernatural Buddhist culture and traditions, explore the real lifestyle of Sherpa people in the mountain.

During this trek, you will also enjoy the each and every significant part of the elegant Khumbu culture and tradition while taking a step towards Base camp.

The 9 days EBC trek is sure to feed your soul and will give you a lifetime experience in a short time boundary if you are having a long holidays schedule and planning to do the Everest base camp trek an easy way with more relaxing days then we would recommend you to opt our 12-14 days Everest base camp trek


Trip Highlights of 9 Days Everest Base Camp Trek

  • Meet your second Himalayan family on your upon arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport
  • Explore the beautiful of Thamel for a bit
  • A scenic and short 35 minutes flight to Lukla
  • Hike through the beautiful villages of Sherpa people
  • Explore the Sherpa Museum and discover their amazing culture and traditions
  • spectacular mountain views Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Thamserku, Island Peak, and Ama Dablam
  • Foot to the Everest Base Camp
  • Hike to the Kalapathar for the stunning sunrise  and see the panoramic 360-degree view of mountains

Outline Day to Day Itinerary:

  • Day 01: Kathmandu to Lukla by flight (25 min) and Trek to Phakding- 4/5 hrs walk approx
  • Day 02: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazzar 5/6 hrs walk approx
  • Day 03: Trek from NamcheBazzar to Pangboche 3990 m/14,677 ft- 5/6 hrs
  • Day 04: Trek from Pangboche to Thukla 4620 m/15110 ft- 6/7 hour
  • Day 05: Trek from Thukla to Gorakshep and Everest base camp 5170 m/16,961 ft and 5364 m/17,594 ft 5/ hrs
  • Day 06: Hike - Kalapathar (5545m) - Gorakshep - Periche (4,250 m) 6-7 hrs
  • Day 07: Trek from Pheriche to Namche 3,450/11,315 ft 6 hrs
  • Day 08: Trek from Namche to Lukla 2,850m/9,350ft- 6 hrs
  • Day 09: Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu 25 minutes.

Detail Itineraries

  • Day 01:Kathmandu to Lukla by flight (25 min) and Trek to Phakding- 4/5 hrs walk approx
  • Day 02: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazzar 5/6 hrs walk approx
  • Day 03:Trek from NamcheBazzar to Pangboche 3990 m/14,677 ft- 5/6 hrs
  • Day 04:Trek from Pangboche to Thukla 4620 m/15110 ft- 6/7 hour
  • Day 05:Trek from Thukla to Gorakshep and Everest base camp 5170 m/16,961 ft and 5364 m/17,594 ft 5/ hrs
  • Day 06:Hike - Kalapathar (5545m) - Gorakshep - Periche (4,250 m) 6-7 hrs
  • Day 07:Trek from Pheriche to Namche 3,450/11,315 ft 6 hrs
  • Day 08:Trek from Namche to Lukla 2,850m/9,350ft- 6 hrs
  • Day 09:Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu 25 minutes.

Cost Includes

  • International Airport- Hotel- Airport pick up and drop off by private car/Jeep/ Hiace.
  • Meals on the full-board basis (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner/ the main course) during the trek in the mountain.
  • A highly experienced helpful, knowledgeable, friendly, English speaking well trained, Government
  • All salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport, and insurance for the guide.
  • All necessary papers including Everest national park permit and TIMS card (Trekking Information Management System) 
  • Trekking equipment such as the Sleeping bag, and down jacket on request (optional)
  • Trekking lodges (Tea House) throughout the trek.
  • Assistant guide 
  • Airfare from Kathmandu – Lukla - Kathmandu including airport departure tax in the both Kathmandu and Lukla airport
  • Supplementary snacks: energy bar, crackers, and cookies, etc.
  • Seasonal fresh fruits desert every evening after dinner.
  • Appreciation of certificate after the successful trek.
  • Farewell Dinner at a typical Nepalese restaurant with traditional music and dance
  • Souvenir: Trekking route map/browser and printed ART company T-shirt
  • Oximeter to measure your oxygen and Pulse level during the trek in the mountain, it’s very useful for all the trekkers to be aware of the high altitude sickness.
  • Alpine Ramble Treks Duffle bag  for trekking to the helper (Options) 
  • Compressive first aid box (Guide will carry it throughout the trek).
  • Emergency rescue operation assistance in arranging in case of complex health condition (funded by your Travel Insurance)
  • All government, Local taxes/ vat and official Expenses

Cost Excludes

  • Nepal entry visa fees (you can easily issue the visa on arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu). $25 USD for 15 days Visa.
  • Extra accommodation and meals behind schedule (Foods and accommodations before or after the trek) 
  • Extra drinks as alcoholic & non-alcoholic such as Fanta, Coca-cola, sprite, water, beer, etc.
  • Additional cost by out of management control due to the landscape, weather condition, illness, change of government policies, strikes, and physical condition, etc.
  • Surplus luggage charges for domestic airport
  • Personal expenses such as snacks, laundry, telephone, WIFI, hot shower, etc at tea houses on a trek.
  • Travel insurance which has to cover emergency rescue evacuation from the high-altitude 
  • Personal trekking equipment for this trek 
  • Tips for guide and staffs (Tipping is expected
  • Any other expenses that are not mentioned in the Price Include section of this trek.

Departure Details

We have no hidden cost, our given prices are based on per person but there are discountable if you are traveling with the number of people in your group (the discountable will be opened based on your group of 4 pax or above). In addition, trek cost details are applied to each and every trip packages. we also organize the private, families, and joining group for this trek with flexible departures, group size, and itineraries any preferred date of your choice at any time of the year as per your convenience, please Contact Us for your customized departure date.

For speedy information / immediate answer about your trip get in touch with us at WhatsApp: +977 9813593530 ( Dil ) or drop us an inquiry at info@alpineramble.com  

Trip Note

We strictly prioritize of our valuable client’s safety and satisfaction while traveling with Alpine Ramble Treks. Your safety is our paramount concern for us. In every trip with ART, our guides and porters will be carrying useful and necessary equipment as well as the medical kit, you will be provided by our leaders who have extensive knowledge of the first aid if required. However, during the trip; natural disasters, weather disturbances, health conditions, politics, transport or a multitude of other factors, that are beyond our control and it can result in a change of originally planned itinerary or cancel the trip as a safeguard. However, our guide has full authority to alter or even drops the planned itinerary of any part if it is necessary due to safety concerns. In this circumstance, you need to be flexible with your planned itinerary and take after the guideline as instructed by your guide/ leader. Note:- we do everything we can to minimize its effect, but we won’t be responsible for any result of alterations on itineraries or any delays due to unexpected circumstances

Personal Travel Insurance

We highly recommended a compressive travel insurance package to all our clients, the insurance must cover helicopter rescue and evacuation expense at Height altitude for the trekkers to Everest base camp, it will be assisted adequate protection tour to cover personal injury, medical expenses, repatriation expenses, and any kind of illness will be covered. Alpine Ramble Treks kindly ask for any of our travelers to send the reliable travel insurance copy through the email once you book the trip with us.  

Health and Fitness requirements 

Everest Base Camp Trek is an exciting and spectacular moderate trekking destination in the world. It’s an exceptional trekking route for travelers who wish to enjoy and explore the Himalayas and beautiful landscape on this planet. This trek basically starts from low land to high land as you are hiking in these areas than you have to be fit both physically and mentality by yourself. Every day trek prefers about 4/5 hours approx. As you hiking up to the high altitude than you have to prepare by physically and mentality to succeed the trip, our provision is making your trip reliable and remarkable without any problems in every step to step with your wealth health. Our first priority is your safety and security entire the trip. you Should convenience yourself to take some pre-training course of the trek that would be easy, considering some physical exercise like jogging, running, climb stair-case, cycling, swimming and hitting the gym, etc.

Accommodation during the Trek

Accommodation in Kathmandu, you would be staying at the best hotel basically 3-4 stars, on the twin-sharing basis. But Accommodations in trekking is very basic where you will get the room with pillows, warm and nice blanket, attach bathroom if it’s available with comfortable beds during the 8 days Everest base camp trek, if you are single you get single bedroom as well with hygienic food, The Menu for food and accommodation have fixed by local management community.

Passport and Visa

All clients must have a valid passport with at least 6 months prior validity from return date Nepalese visas can be obtained from the immigration office or Consulate in your country or arrival in Kathmandu Airport.

Last-minute booking

Concerning your desirable interested for any trip with us we even accept the last minute booking. You can book a trip directly by calling or sending a message anytime. But eventually, Last minute booking may not acceptable for Bhutan and Tibet trip.

Meals and Drinking Water

The Everest base camp trek route has numerous tea houses along the way and every single tea houses has the menu system with different ethnic cuisines foods as well as western meals on the Menu; you will eat as per Menu during the trek, we would highly recommend the vegetable items instead of Meat because meat in the mountain can be effected some time because it may not be used to it for the new travelers in this region. But some places provide you with typical Nepali meals which are different types of international meals. These are prepared by the local supplement. Every tourist Lodge has a well-trained cook basically attention for clean, hygienic, fresh and nice testy foods. The variety of drinks and every lodge have safe drinking water or mineral bottles of water you could buy. If you buy a water purification tablet from Kathmandu you can take water from the tap and purify yourself this will be cheaper and help to control the plastic pollution as well. The water you could buy everywhere in the Everest region at a reasonable price but the price would go high when you go to high altitude areas. We also recommend you to buy boiled water instead of cold which keeps your body warm.

Extra personal expenses on trekking

During the trek, all the food are included (Lunch, Breakfast, and Dinner with hot drinks) which will be provided by the company, behind the schedule of our package the meals and accommodations in Kathmandu will have to be arranged by yourself but Breakfast with hotel and farewell dinner is included.

Possible Flight Delay in Kathmandu and Lukla: 

Sometime, the flights (To Kathmandu from Lukla) may be canceled due to the changing in unpredictable weather conditions around in the mountains. In such conditions, we Alpine Ramble Treks kindly request all the travelers to make a plan while putting at least 2/3 possibility spree days for the Everest Base Camp trek. In such a case, we will charter a Helicopter to secure you are on schedule for your international flight. The helicopter can easily fly up to 1500m visibility.  You will be given cancellation of domestic flights and a receipt upon payment of Helicopter so that you may claim the amount from your travel insurance (Travel insurance is mandatory before joining Everest Base Camp Trek) 

Equipment lists for Everest Base camp trekking


  • Sun hat
  • Warm hat and scarf
  • Headlight


  • Sunscreen +40
  • Sunglass
  • Face wipes and towels

List for Hands

  • Lightweight gloves
  • And warm Globes

Body clothing

  • Down or fiber-filled jacket (the company will be provided in rent)
  • Down or fiber-filled jacket (the company will be provided in rent)
  • 2 pairs of hiking t-shirts, preferably quick-drying, possibly thermal tops for the treks
  • Fleece jacket and sweaters
  • Poncho and rain jacket
  • Socks, preferably cotton –mix
  • Lightweight cotton trekking pants with folding option

Lists of Footwear

  • The proper Trekking Boots
  • socks preferably cotton sports socks but take some extra pairs
  • crampon (optional)

Essential gear

  • Day Backpack above the 30 L
  • Pack covers and Thermal bottle
  • Water peals
  • Umbrella
  • Walking  pole if you need it
  • Thick Sleeping bag
  • Deodorant
  • Laundry soap
  • Antibacterial Gel
  • Toiletries
  • toothbrush
  • Shampoo

Personal accessories

  • Camera
  • Cell Phone
  • Money wallet with Money
  • Padlocks
  • Plastic bag
  • Watch
  • Sewing kit
  • Extra p photos and passport photocopies

First-aid Kit

  • Diamox (acetazolamide)
  • Lozenges
  • Elastic bandages
  • Moleskin
  • Cotton bandages and band-aids
  • Lancing needle
  • Antibiotic eye-drops
  • Thermometer
  • Sling
  • Paracetamol
  • Antiseptic antibacterial cream or solution
  • Painkillers
  • Anti-emetic for nausea (not at high altitude)
  • Loperamide to control diarrhea
  • Norfloxacin or Cipro to cure diarrhea, other infections
  • Oral rehydration salts

Best Season

Best season for Everest Base Camp Trek is spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) these months are the best months for the Everest base camp trek. The temperature is moderate in these seasons and we guarantee an amazing view and breathtaking scenery throughout the trek. If you wish to avoid crowds this trip during winter (Dec., Jan. and Feb.) could also be the best option.

Responsible for Tourism

Our experienced field staff/team strongly believes that we all are equally responsible to act in favor of the local culture and environment. We would like to follow the important role of following the rules. 

  • please respect the local people and their laws, custom and their beliefs
  • please always ask your guides for permission before doing something in the local community. 
  • please support the keep environment clean, wherever you would travel and dispose of rubbish
  • please help the local community to encourage positive sides of tourism as long as possible.

We Alpine Ramble Treks involved in Kathmandu Environmental Education Project (KEEP) and organize eco-friendly trips that teach to make the sustainable positive environmentally sensitive of both travelers and communities.

Trip fixed departure dates and Cost

Alpine Ramble Treks Pvt.Ltd would be customized your trip itinerary according to your wish and budget. Please do not hesitate to contact us with your interest. For more detail please email us info@alpineramble.com

Booking and payment process

Alpine Ramble Treks (P) Ltd. is a government authorized and registered trekking and adventure operator based in Nepal. The company registered number is 178805/074/075 we are also associated with various local tourism sectors in order to process the trip booking with Alpine Ramble the percent of full trip payments can be made with required documents such as passport, travel insurance copies and flight details to Nepal with a two weeks period from the booking date.

Our respected traveler can be made the Payment through the Online directly from our website, bank transfer, western union or any other remittances, the remaining can be paid on your upon arrival in Kathmandu Hotel or office.   

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