Short Everest Base Camp Trek -10 Days

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  • 10 Days
Price per personUS$910
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2 - 2 US$ 1099
3 - 5 US$ 999
6 - 10 US$ 975
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  • Trip Duration10 Days
  • Difficulty LevelModerate - Strenuous
  • Best SeasonMarch-May,Sep-Nov
  • Max Altitude5545 m (kalapathar)

Overview

Embark on a legendary Everest base camp, the world’s highest peak, attractive forests, Vibrant Sherpa villages, glacial moraines, ancient monasteries, and foothills, a beautiful combination to the journey of a lifetime.

Trek to Everest Base Camp is logically on most hikers’ bucket list to do at least once in a lifetime. This marvelous hike takes you to an altitude of 5364 meters as it combines the Kalapather (5545 m), the highest point of the trek.

The EBC Ten Day itinerary is suitable for all of us who are physically fit and ready to walk 4-5 hours each day at a slow and steady pace.

Trekking to Everest base camp for 10 days does not require any advanced training or hiking experience. Although this trek is comparatively a bit more challenging than Annapurna base camp and Langtang Valley Trek.

Short EBC trek Highlights

  • Embark on an exciting flight to Lukla from Kathmandu with the most beautiful views of the scenery
  • Stand at the Kalapathar with an elevation of 5545 meters above sea level
  • Magnificent panoramic mountain views of Everest, Lhotse, Ama-Dablam, and so on.
  • Explore the unique lifestyle and traditions of the Sherpa people.
  • A walk through the most fascinating villages, lush forests, terraced fields, and pastures
  • Cross a few high alpine suspension bridges,
  • Stay at least 2-day at Namche Bazaar to acclimatize and visit the museums and ART gallery
  • Visit authentic Sherpa villages and Monasteries of a long century
  • Witness the Khumbu glacier, the deepest glacier in the world
  • Walk to the foothills of the world’s highest mountain Everest at 5364 meters
  • Hike into the Sagarmatha National Park with its unique flora and fauna
  • Walk on the footprints of Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa to conquer this Mountain
  • Visit the beautiful and ancient Tengboche monastery as it is known to be the biggest Spiritual connection Centre in the entire Kumbhu Valley
  • Enjoy the magnificent close-up views of the Himalayas including the world’s tallest peak Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Pumori, and many other surrounding peaks from the top of Kala Patthar

 

 

Trekking to Everest Base camp is perhaps the best trek in Nepal. Thousands of trekkers visit this route every year. A classic EBC trek has dramatically become one of the most exciting and trending destinations for hiking on earth now.

On our 10- Day itinerary of EBC, the acclimatization days are excluded but they could be added to the itinerary based on trekkers' interests and timeframe.

During the trek, you will be amazed by the most rewarding towering views right from our heads, the wheeled flapping prayer flags in the wind, waving to the friendly local people as well as the Khumbu glacier dominated by Mount Everest.

Also sometimes the white cloud dots in the crystal clear blue skies make for a miracle, the trek in the Everest region is extraordinary as it takes us through the diverse landscape, Sherpa villages, and across Suspension bridges into the Sagarmatha national park of the Khumbu region.

Travelers are yet to be surprised by the beautiful mountain settlement of the Sherpa villages of Phakding, Namche Bazaar, Tengboche, Dingboche, and many more along the way.

Trekking in the Everest region gives you the opportunity and fortune of following the footsteps of the legendary Tenzing Norgay Sherpa and Sir Edmund Hillary who successfully conquered the summit of Mt. Everest in 1953 A.D.

 

The starting point of the short Everest trek

The trek begins from Lukla with a scenic mountain flight from the capital city Kathmandu. From Lukla, we start trekking through the beautiful valley of Dudh Kosi River entering the typical local villages of Sherpa people to the Base camp, it takes at least six days to reach the base camp.

During the ascend on this magical trail, you will have to stay overnights at the local villages called Phakding, Namche, Tengboche, Dingboche, Lobuche, and Gorakshep, this is the last place to find the teahouse to spend overnight. From here, we hike to EBC and Kalapathar before returning back to the Lukla. Coming down takes only three days to arrive in Lukla where the trek ends.

On our final day,  we take a flight back to Kathmandu on the tranquil air route of the mountain from Lukla to Kathmandu.

 

The best time for 10 days of Everest trekking 

About the best time to consider for this trip is in the spring and autumn, these two seasons include the months of March, April, May, September, October, and November. It's undoubtedly the perfect time of the year for trekking and mountaineering in the Nepal Himalayas.

Usually, the weather and temperatures are stable during those seasons. Easy and comfortable for trekking and more pleasant to be on the mountainside with the moderate temperatures.

The sky is clear and offers crystal clear views of its scenery every day. Travelers with a little more timeframe may opt for our comfortable hiking to Everest base camp including acclimatization to explore more about this mighty mountain and its landscape.

Join us for this epic trip today, this will surely be an adventure trekking of a lifetime, introducing you to the mesmerizing mountains, the unique local culture of locals, and the untouched beauty of the Himalayas, magnificent flora, and Fauna.

 

Benefits of this trek with ART

  • Free transfers to and from both domestic and International airports upon arrival and departure dates.
  • Free complimentary use of any necessary trekking gear, such as sleeping bags, down jackets, walkie-talkies, and an oximeter to monitor your oxygen and pulse during the trek.
  • Souvenirs of your Himalayan adventure: a route map, and an Alpine Ramble's t-shirt!
  • All the essential trekking permits, transportations, accommodations, and round-trip domestic flight tickets
  • All the meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) provided while staying at tea houses along the EBC trek
  • A best local friendly English-speaking private guide

 

Itinerary

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In the morning, you will be picked up by your trekking guide and together transferred to Kathmandu Domestic airport to board a flight to Lukla for about 35 minutes scenic flight, Upon arrival at Lukla, you will be rewarded by fascinating mountains peaks and welcomed by friendly sherpa people From Lukla we then slowly walking to Pkhading for 3-4 hours of nine and easy walk through the farmlands, and lush forests with the majestic scenery of the mountains following the bank of Dud Kosi river. A short and pleasant first-day hike toward Phakding will give you a good opportunity to enjoy the beauty of culture and nature, crossing several waterfalls, and suspension bridges on the way. Overnight you'll be accommodated at the best available tea house in Phakding.


  • Accommodation: Azalia Hotel
  • Hiking Hrs: 3-4 hrs approx
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner (Included)
  • Max. Altitude: 2,800m/9,187ft

On the Send day of the trek, Enjoy breakfast at the lodge in Phakding and start the walking towards Namchabazzar, we follow follows the trail on the left side of the Dudh Koshi River enter the Sagarmatha national park, and register our trekking permit at Manjo Police check post then about 20 min walk to our Jorsalle where we will have our lunch for today. After having Lunch we have a decent path to the famous twin Suspension Bridge (Hillary Bridge). From here, we climb uphill into the lush forest of pines with a rewarding Mountains view of Everest in the distance, and Lhotse to Namche Bazaar, Namche Bazaar is the largest settlement of the Sherpa community of Everest region and also well known as a tiny Thamel. Upon arrival at Namche, we will be enjoying the tiny cleanest mountain town of the Himalayas with the sensational overlooking view of the mountains and their landscape. In the evening you will get a spree of time to explore this beautiful town center of Khumbu and enjoy the Sherpa culture, Overnight you'll be accommodated at the best available tea house in Namche Bazaar.


  • Accommodation: Skaura/ Alpine Lodge
  • Hiking Duration: 5-6 hrs approx
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner (Included)
  • Max. Altitude: 3,438m/11,280ft

On the third day of the trek, Today we trek up to Pangbuche from Namche Bazar, before we reach Pangboche we will be stopping some time at the beautiful place of Tengboche, it's an amazing place where you will have an opportunity to visit a higher monastery of the Everest region which is the name by Tangboche monastery located at an altitude of 3990 meters this is the largest monastery in Khumbu valley. Tengboche itself is an amazing place that is known for the excellent view of Ama Dablam valley with the Everest skyline. After having a good time exploring the monastery, we trek to Pangbohe for another 2 hours roughly. the trail takes us to the beautiful valley of Phunkethata and Debuche and offers a beautiful mountain view of Thamserku, Ama-doubled, and many others, Overnight you'll be accommodated at the best available tea house in Pangboche.


  • Accommodation: Himalaya/ Buddha Lodge
  • Hiking Duration: 5-6 hrs approx
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner (Included)
  • Max. Altitude: 3,870m/12,697ft

Today early in the morning light, the monastery in Tengboche and the surrounding mountains look pristine and extremely spectacular. after having breakfast our trail takes us through a beautiful forest (Werner calls it “Merlin’s Forest” because it’s so magical), down to the river, and back up to the village of Pangboche. We pass several Chortens, Mani-stone walls, and small villages, and marvel at one of the most beautiful mountains in the world, Ama-Dablam. After lunch, we trek past the towering north face of Ama Dablam, into the Imja Khola Valley. We cross the Lobuche River and hike up to Dingboche for a well-earned rest.


  • Accommodation: Goodlukc lodge
  • Hiking Duration: 5-6 hrs approx
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner (Included)
  • Max. Altitude: 4,360m/14,305ft

We start the day with a gradual climb to Duglha then now the trail leads the steep climb up to the ridge at the top of Chukpo Lari where we have heart poignant line of memorials in tribute to the climbers who have died on Mt. Everest expeditions since starting. The short gradual-up walk brings us to Lobuche and we have a glimpse of the border Himalayas, Overnight at the lodge.


  • Accommodation: Motherhouse Lodge
  • Hiking Duration: 5-6 hrs approx
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner (Included)
  • Max. Altitude: (4,910 m/16,105 ft)

Today is the most exciting and long-awaited day. Leaving Lobuche the trail leads a flat meadow for while then follows the Khumbu Glacier northwards and short climbing up. Then the trail climbs onto the lateral moraine of the Khumbu Glacier to Gorak Shep. The path provides a superb view of the massive Khumbu Glacier and trans-Himalayas. Upon our arrival at Gorak Shep check in the room then after lunch we walk to Everest Base Camp. The trail continues on the moraine of Khumbu glacier and the path often changes on the season because of the melting of the glacier. Once we reach Base Camp, we take a photograph and then retrace to Gorakshep.


  • Accommodation: Himalaya Lodge
  • Hiking Duration: 5-6 hrs approx
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner (Included)
  • Max. Altitude: 5,364m/17,599ft

Wake up early morning today then 2hrs climbing up brings us to Kalapathar on the bottom of Mt. Pumori. From Kalapathar we see the sunrise on the majestic Himalayas at 360º degrees including Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lola, Khumbutse, Ama Table, Tabuchi, Cholatse, Thamserku, and numerous other peaks with excellent views of Everest Base camp and Khumbu glacier. Then have breakfast after that continue to walk through the moraine of Khumbu glacier and passing Lobuche, we descend back down beautiful valley to Pheritse, Overnight at lodge.


  • Accommodation: Pumori/ Pheriche resort
  • Hiking Duration: 6-7 hrs approx
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner (Included)
  • Max.Altitude: 5,545m/18,193ft

The trail leads descending passes through the beautiful Sherpa villages and we get to the bank of Dudkosi River then after crossing the river trail goes into the forest via Dingboche after climbing up to Tengboche. Then descending through the rhododendron forest cross the river continues to walk up to Kanjuma then an easy walk with great views of Ama Table to Namche Bazaar, Overnight at the lodge.


  • Accommodation: Sakur/ Alpine Lodge
  • Hiking Duration: 6-7 hrs approx
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner (Included)
  • Max. Altitude: 3,438m/11,280ft

Today the trail descends the steep section back to the same way as we crossed Jorsalle, Manjo, Benkar, Phakding, and other small villages on the way. enjoy walking with several suspensions bring over the Dhud Koshi river. is the time to celebrate and to reflect on an incredible experience, described by most as, “unbelievable,” “life-changing,” “unimaginable,” “quantum shift in consciousness,” “should be on everyone’s bucket list,” etc,


  • Accommodation: Northfield Losge
  • Hiking Duration: 6-7 hrs approx
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner (Included)
  • Max. Altitude: 2,800m/9,187ft

A 40-minute scenic flight back to Kathmandu from Lukla ends the tour fraction of the journey. Upon arrival at Kathmandu then we will be transferred to the hotel. Then take a rest or shopping for family and friends. We have a farewell dinner in the evening at Thamel, overnight at the hotel.

Note we do have a free airport transfer on arrival and departure dates.


  • Hotel
  • Flight time: 40 m approx
  • Meals: Breakfast (Included)
  • Max. Altitude: 1,350m/4,429ft

Trip map

Short Everest Base Camp Trek -10 Days map

Trip inclusion

  • Free Both international and domestic Airport transfer on arrival and departures by private vehicles
  • Full-board meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner ) during the trek.
  • Alpine Ramble’s experienced, friendly government-licensed English-speaking trekking guide.
  • All salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transports, and insurance for the guide.
  • Everest national park permit Fees and TIMS card (Trekking Information Management System) 
  • Trekking equipment such as the Sleeping bag, and down jacket at request 
  • All the Trekking lodges or tea houses during the trek
  • Assistant guide for the group of 10 people or above
  • Round-trip flight tickets (Kathmandu- Lukla - Kathmandu ) including applicable airport taxes. 
  • Fresh and healthy supplementary snacks: energy bar, crackers, cookies, etc.
  • Seasonal fresh fruits dessert every evening after dinner.
  • ART's Appreciation of certificate after the successful trek.
  • Farewell Dinner at a typical Nepalese restaurant with traditional shows
  • Fun souvenirs of your Himalayan adventure: a trekking route map, a t-shirt emblazoned with the Alpine Ramble Treks logo, and a hat!
  • Oximeter to measure your oxygen and Pulse level during the trek in the mountain
  • A basic first aid box  including Diamox and other medications, 
  • Emergency rescue operation assistance in arranging in case of complex health condition which will be funded by your Travel Insurance
  • All government and Local taxes  and office expenses 
  • 10% OF ALL PROCEEDS GOES TO SUPPORT OUR SOCIAL IMPACTS INITIATIVE

 

 

  • Nepal entry visa fees, you can easily issue the visa on arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu). 25 USD for 15 days Visa.
  • Foods and accommodations before and after the trek
  • All kinds of beverages tea, coffee, coke, beers, water, 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 has to cover emergency rescue evacuation from high-altitude up to 5000 m.
  • Personal trekking equipment for this trek 
  • Gratitudes to guide and staffs (recommended by the culture) 
  • Any other expenses that are not mentioned in the Price Include section of this trek

Dates & Price

Check our available trip departure dates and costs for Short Everest Base Camp Trek 10 Days. If the following dates are not suitable for your travel plans then contact us for your custom trip dates. The private trips are available on any date of your selection at any time of the year.

Start DateEnd DateStatusPrice 
11 Aug, 202220 Aug, 2022AvailableUS$910
23 Aug, 202201 Sep, 2022AvailableUS$910
26 Aug, 202204 Sep, 2022AvailableUS$910
28 Aug, 202206 Sep, 2022AvailableUS$910

Trip Info

 

Foods on a short Everest hike

The Everest Base camp route is a well-established trekking route in Nepal with proper tea houses along the way, some places on the route has a better category Hotel and lodges like Yeti Mountian Home, Hotel Namche, and a few resort it calls luxurious hotel in the mountain with nice and clean room, and warm-hearted room, in our program we offer normal trekking lodges along the way but still very convenient and each of our hotel or tea houses offer a wide variety of meals including local and international continent on the Food menu to the foothills of Everest, some of them are as mentioned below;

Widespread Breakfasts: The Tibetan Bread (a fried bread), Oatmeal, French toast with jam, honey, and peanut butter, Corn Flakes, fried, Scrambles and boiled eggs, pancakes, porridge with milk, Muesli, and Vegetable items are available at every tea houses menus in this region.

Widespread Lunch: A variety of Thukpa (noodle soups), Dahl and Bhat (Local food), Momos ( dumplings), Macaroni, Spaghetti, Sherpa Stew, steaks, potatoes items, Sandwiches, Pizza, rice with curry, spring rolls, burgers, and Pizza are available into the every single lunch places in this region.

Widespread Dinner: TheMomos (dumplings) soup items, Dahl & Bhat set, bread items, Macaroni, Spaghetti, Sherpa Stew, steaks, potatoes items, Sandwiches, Pizza, rice with curry, spring rolls, Raman soups, burgers and Pizza, yak steak, etc.

Along with the Desserts items as well as hot and cold drinks are available on the menus in the tea house;

 

Accommodations on a trek

In our 10 Days Everest Base Camp Trekking itinerary, we offer accommodations at a normal tea house or Trekking lodges, in this system, the room typically serves 2 single beds for 2 trekkers of the same gender in a group but a single room can be provided if required. Our room has some warm and nice blankets, pillows, comfortable matrices, attached bathrooms (not everywhere), and nice views. However, the room can be upgraded to Luxury in a hotel like Yeti Mountain Home at request.

During the trek, we will ensure and accommodate you to the best available tea houses with great views of the mountain and sceneries.

 

Passport and Visa

Travelers can get an- On Arrival Visa at Tribhuvan International Airport Kathmandu, Nepal upon arrival. The visa fee for a three-month tourist- visa is 40 USD; it's playable at the airport. Please note that your holding passport should be validated at least six months from the date of your arrival. Meanwhile, travelers of Indian and Chinese nationalities are not required to pay this fee since the country declared a free visa for these 2 countries.

 

Travel Insurance for mini Everest trek

For Safety reasons, Travel insurance is mandatory for trekkers in participating in any trek and tour programs on the mountains. Getting travel insurance, especially while traveling in the mountain areas is like security on which you can rely and enjoy your trip without any worries. We highly recommend getting good compressive travel insurance that covers things like emergency helicopter rescue, and medical evacuation expenses it will be assisted protection tour to cover personal injury, injury, repatriation expenses, and any kind of illness will be covered. Having good travel insurance will not only guarantee you peace of mind while you travel with us but also provide you with complete coverage for anything things that may go wrong.

 

Packing lists for hiking to Everest 

Trekking at altitude especially in the Himalayas required a good amount of warm and comfortable trekking or hiking clothes. However, the following list is a guideline that can help you to collect your gear from the moment you consider hiking to Everest. The trekking equipment can be brought out in Kathmandu as well, the Kathmandu offers a variety of trekking gear from low to high prices- based and it has a number of shops selling the necessary clothes and gear for trekkers.

  • 2-3 few pairs of Thermal tops
  • Fleece jacket or pullover
  • Windcheater - waterproof shell jacket one pair
  • Down jacket -( It will be provided by the company if you do not have your own)
  • Comfortable Fleece or wool trousers
  • Trekking pants- at least 2 pairs
  • Mittens or woolen gloves
  • Warm Hiking socks
  • Trekking sue with spare laces
  • Pair of flip flop
  • Underwears & Swiming costume
  • Hiking Cotton trousers and t-shirts
  • Sun hat/scarf
  • Sunglasses
  • Sleeping bag -( It will be provided by the company if you do not have your own)
  • Trekking poles 
  • Day bag above 40 L
  • 1 set- Headlamp
  • Small lock for the day backpack
  • Reusable water bottles- 2 letters
  • Water purification tablets or  electric light
  • Wash towel
  • Toiletries (wet tissue, quick-drying towel, toilet paper, moisturizers, lip balms, sunscreens, sanitary pads, hand sanitizer, nail clipper, small mirror, toothpaste & brush, etc)
  • Rain poncho

 

Booking and Confirmation 

Alpine Ramble Treks (P) Ltd. is 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 and international tourism associations, therefore, any adventure-interested persons are heartily welcomed to be booked and be part of our family now, we treat you as family members while traveling with us. we called the mountain family, home away from home with us.

To process a trip booking with us, you're required to deposit 20 % of the full trip cost in advance to the prior time to make sure all the reservations such as Hotels, guides, trekking permits, transportation, etc. the remaining payment can be easily made to us on your arrival by credit cards or in cash - cash would be much appreciated. At the same time, we would also like to request you to send all the required documents such as passport, travel insurance copies, and flight details at the time of booking.

 

Last Minute- Bookings 

The last-minute booking is acceptable and can be made by any interested travelers a day before the trip gets started. Moreover, the payment should be made 100% if you are booking this for the last minute and the booking can be made directly through the online form or, by sending us an email, messages on Whatsapp, or by calling. But, Last minute booking may not be acceptable for Bhutan and Tibet trips.

 

Extra personal expenses

Our short Everest Base Camp trek is inclusive and covers all the foods (Lunch, Breakfast, and Dinner), accommodation during the trek, guide, transportation, permits, etc. But please note that any personal and Barbier bills are excluded also the porter to carry your luggage, the porter can arrange at an extra cost.

We look forward to experiencing this trip with you soon!

FAQs

Yes, on upon arrival at Tribhuvan International airport, you’ll be received and welcomed by one of our Alpine Ramble crews and transfer to the respective hotel
 

Altitudes in the Himalayas of Nepal definitely demand excellent stamina, tough determination, and the best health condition. Some sections of the trek are quite demanding and some days might even require 5-7 hours of walking.

Although the trek to the Everest Base Camp is considered moderate and easily attainable, it is no walk in the park.

Moreover, the good news is that no technical skill is required to plan your trek or any other exploratory trips in Nepal. However, your prior hiking experience will definitely be considered a plus point. A few months of regular exercise including walking and jogging is recommended before the trip to build up the required stamina.

Our professional guides will do their best to keep a reasonable pace throughout the trek. They will always be on hand to encourage and give advice when required. Their aim is for all participants to not only complete this trek but to have the best time of their life exploring the wonderful Himalayas.

Yes, Or guide will be taking a first aid kit with basis medicines including Diamox. However, we would recommend you to take some medicine by yourself. 

Yes, Three meals of a day including breakfast, lunch, and dinner will be provided during the trek in the mountain and foods you will be eating as per menu- offers a wide verity of meals including local and western continentals. 

Yes, you can be paid either way. However, we recommend you to pay in cash for the remaining of your tour balance, paying by credit card charge you 4 % extra as serving fee by the bank. Any amounts of cash are acceptable! 

The travelers need to be paid 10% of the full trip cost in advance and remaining of the funds for trekking can be made on arrival in Kathmandu. For the booking of your trip please go through the section of "BOOK YOUR TRIP" and click there to make your reservation, it's instant booking confirmation. 

 

Yes, Kathmandu has plenty of shops offering the best prices for trekking gears.

The best season of the year for this trek is Autumn ( Spe- Dec) and Spring ( March-May) with the clear sky and great views- the temperatures are moderate, you can also do the trek in other months as well with less crowded. 

 

Yes, we have a safe place to store your luggage at our Hotel or office.

Yes, The laundry and Hot shower (more likely bucket shower at the higher point of the trek) services are available with small charge 

Yes, we will help you to exchange your current very easily 

Yes, almost every teahouse has Wifi offer with a little charge 

Yes, Visitors can get - On Arrival visa very easily at the Tribhuvan International airport, Kathmandu, Nepal. 'On Arrival' visa procedure is very quick and simple. You can expect some queues during peak Tourist season.

Yes, travel insurance is mandatory for trekking to the Everest region. -your travel insurance must cover medical and emergency repatriation inclusive of helicopter rescue and evacuation expenses at high altitude for individual trekking members, please kindly provide us your insurance to us at the time of booking your trip or later - before your trip get started. Alpine Ramble will help and assist you to buy travel insurance for potential unforeseen events or altitude sickness during the trek.

The answer is absolutely Yes, we have been trekking many times with a solo female trekker and all of the trekking tours have successfully done by supporting the help of our friendly and experienced Guides and sherpa team.
 

Everest base camp elevation is 5364 meters 

The Highest Point of our trek is 5545 meters (KALAPATHAR)  above the sea level 

Yes, Our Guide and Porters are all insured and they have trekking climbing insurances for trekking to any mountain in Nepal.

 

Of course, yes, you can!  This trekking tour can be done by anyone from 8 years young to 75 years old with a reasonably fit by physical and mental. However, this trekking tour will be guided by a highly experienced and knowledgeable guide who helps you to accomplish the trek with great help and support thoroughly.

Yes, The trekkers should have to have registered trekking permits of Sagarmatha National Park Permit and TIMS (Trekker's Management Systems) and they are all helped and provided by Alpine Ramble Trekks- it's all are included on our package program.

Apparently, the hiking would be at least 4-6  hours per day

Yes, you could choose to own your departure dates according to your time and schedule if the published Departure dates are not suitable for your travel plans, we will help you to customize the trip Itinerary on your own time and preferences. 
  • Ascend Slowly
  • Avoid Alcohol, Cigarettes & Tobacco
  • Proper Acclimatization Rest and walk slowly
  • Drink plenty of water - at least 3 liters of a day
  • Eat Well and Plenty- mostly soups items like garlic, ginger, etc
  • Use the Diamox as per Doctor's instructors if AMS symptoms grew 

Reviews

  • Zamir Hussain - February 05, 2020

    My daughter and I have just returned from an amazing 15day stay at Nepal including a 12 day trek to EBC and kalapattar.

    I originally made contact with Dil, company owner of Alpine Ramble in September 2019. Always polite and professional and extremely helpful. Dil organised the entire event which included 3days stay at Kathmandu.

    Our trek commenced on 25 November 2019 and ended on 6 December 2019. We were blessed with clear blue skies and warm sunshine throughout our trek to EBC.

    Our guides, Ayush was the younger brother of Dil and Dika who has been a guiding for 9 years or so. Both were well organised and always put us before anything else. Our package included breakfast, lunch and evening dinner plus tea breaks throughout.

    I must confess that without these two guys and Dil’s excellent organisation, we wouldn’t have made EBC let alone summit Kalapattar all in the same day.

    We firstly summited Kalapattar then trekked to EBC just before sunset on the same day - a truly epic day for us and our guides. We were able to take some awesome photos and videos of EBC at sunset. We saw the beautiful stars at EBC whilst walking back to Gorak Shep.

    What an ending to our once in a lifetime journey. We ate well, drank plenty of water and rested plenty at night.

    Going with this company was the best decision we made and one that will stay with us for the rest of our lives.

    Dil and his company are very receptive, totally organised and will take care of every aspect of your journey.

    We stayed in really good quality lodges along the way and even had en-suite facilities at three of these.

    Thank you so much Dil, Ayush and Dika.

    Hope to return to Nepal one day again.

    Zamir & Serena Hussain
    Bradford, UK

  • Roberto Mar - January 23, 2020

    I just found the Alpine Ramble browsing online and I can consider very lucky. Communication was fast and easy and I was looking just for a porter cum guide and for the EBC trek and a guide for 3 days in Kathmandu. Dil provided me an excellent porter cum guide with extremely competitive prices. We met once I arrived at the hotel in KTM and we agreed for the itinerary. Dil was always present, everyday careful that everything was going as planned. Also, due to a delay on my arrival to KTM and an anticipated flight back, he was very helpful in contacting the flight company for adjusting the flight dates although I purchased the ticked by myself many months ahead.
    Once back to KTM with 3 days in advance (in order to avoid a snow storm which would have kept me stuck in Lukla), he organized a tour with a super professional, expert and talkative guide (Rajesh) and driver.
    Lastly, he came to pick me up at the hotel to bring me to the airport for my flight back to Italy.
    I would and I strongly will recommend Alpine Ramble to all my friends who are planning to visit Nepal due to its perfect organization.

  • Serena Hussain - December 10, 2019

    First of all I would like to thank Dil for arranging this for my Dad and I. We have just returned from Nepal from a 15 day stay which includes a 12 day hike to EBC and Kalapattar.

    With the help of our guides Ayush (Dil’s younger brother) and Dika we were able to witness amazing scenery throughout the trip. We were truly blessed with clear blue sky’s and warm sunshine throughout the trek to EBC and Kalapattar

    We firstly summited Kalapattar then trekked to EBC just before sunset on the same day. This was an epic day for us and our guides. We were able to take some amazing photos and videos of EBC at sunset. Whilst walking back to Gorak Shep we were all able to witness the beautiful stars at EBC which will forever be embedded in our minds.

    Our package included breakfast, lunch and evening dinner plus tea breaks throughout. Our Guides Ayush and Dika throughly went above and beyond for us with providing good quality lodges along the way and even had en-suite facilities at three of these!

    We will always remember the hospitality from the people in Nepal and will cherish these in our memories forever!

    Thank you to Dil and his company for providing us a truly beautiful and amazing trip.

    Hoping to return to Nepal one day.

    Serena & Zamir Hussain
    Bradford UK

  • Cloudio - November 19, 2019

    I just found the Alpine Ramble browsing online and I can consider very lucky. Communication was fast and easy and I was looking just for a porter cum guide and for the EBC trek and a guide for 3 days in Kathmandu. Dil provided me an excellent porter cum guide with extremely competitive prices. We met once I arrived at the hotel in KTM and we agreed for the itinerary. Dil was always present, everyday careful that everything was going as planned. Also, due to a delay on my arrival to KTM and an anticipated flight back, he was very helpful in contacting the flight company for adjusting the flight dates although I purchased the ticked by myself many months ahead.
    Once back to KTM with 3 days in advance (in order to avoid a snow storm which would have kept me stuck in Lukla), he organized a tour with a super professional, expert and talkative guide (Rajesh) and driver.
    Lastly, he came to pick me up at the hotel to bring me to the airport for my flight back to Italy.
    I would and I strongly will recommend Alpine Ramble to all my friends who are planning to visit Nepal due to its perfect organization.

  • Deepak - October 21, 2019

    I'd like to thank Dil, Mingmar and entire team of Alpine Ramble trek for making this an unforgettable and exceptional experience for me. I was travelling alone but I never felt alone here because of the humble and great human beings like Dil and Mingmar. When I was in Kathmandu, Dil took care of picking me from airport, shopping, dining, tea, arranging for my trek and everything I needed. He always says that I am his brother from another mother. I am very much impressed with his hospitality. He is a great human being.

    Mingmar took care of me during the trek in the mountains. Everyday morning he used to pack my bag, arranging for my food, led me to the trek, gave me insights into various mountains, arranged for the permits, booked rooms and made sure that I am well pampered througout. He made sure that I eat fruit every night and I stay healthy. During the trek, everyday I used to ask him how far it would take to the destination and how's the route, like Uphill or downhill. He'd very patiently answer me and led the way throughout. He never felt tired and is very humble. I never felt alone in the mountains. He was always there for me. I am very much impressed by him.

    Finally I'd like to thank entire team of Alpine Ramble Trek for this wonderful experience. I am sharing two photos, one with Dil and other with Mimamg. Thank you.