Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek

Want to mesmerize yourself with gorgeous mountain views, but don’t want to compromise on the luxury, then this package is perfect for you.  With Everest Base Camp Luxury trek you can observe the world’s highest peak by standing alongside Everest Base Camp. Also, you get to enjoy other famous peaks like Cho Oyu (8201 meters), Lhotse (8516 meters), Ama Dablam (6812 meters), Nuptse (7861m) and the list goes on. This trail goes through various transformations from densely wooded forest to small villages and into mountainous regions which are above the tree line. You get to go to Kalapatthar which is one of the closest points that is accessible through trek to see the Mt Everest.  During this trek, you will stay at the best of the hotels available in various destinations and enjoy the picturesque views in comfort. But you will stay in the basic tea houses with lesser comfort in Lobhuche and in Gorekshep.

This 11-day luxury trek allows you to free yourself from all the hustle and bustle of the city and relax in villages, forests, and mountains. You can also see the change in vegetation as you into higher elevations.  You will see various small villages like Tengboche, Dingboche, and Lobhuche. People who live here are mostly Sherpas, but you will also find other ethnic groups like Rai and Chhetri. These people have different housing style that you will notice. People who live here follows Buddhism, so you will also find various monasteries here and the famous one being the Monastery of Tengboche. You will also get to see Gorakshep that looks like the sandy place. As you take on your Heli ride, you will have a jaw-dropping bird’s eye view of the highest mountains in the world. This will be a surreal experience for the lover of mountains. The best time to visit this place is from March to June and from September to December.

Destination Unlimited is renowned for providing excellent services to large number of international guests. We have the best guides who are highly trained and have decades of experience in the mountains. We will look after your safety as long as you are aligned with us. So, just pack your bag and leave all your stress behind to travel with Destination Unlimited in this luxurious Everest Base Camp Trek.

Best time to do Everest Base Camp Luxury Trekking

The Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek is a fantastic adventure that combines the thrill of reaching the iconic Everest Base Camp with comfortable accommodations and high-quality services. The best time for the Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek is during the two main trekking seasons in Nepal:

  1. Pre-Monsoon/Spring (March to May): This is considered one of the best times for trekking to Everest Base Camp. During spring, the weather is relatively stable, and the temperatures are moderate. The days are longer, and the blooming rhododendron forests add a burst of color to the landscape. The views of the Everest region's peaks are generally clear and stunning. This is also a popular time for climbing expeditions to Mount Everest, so there may be additional excitement around the Everest Base Camp area.

  2. Post-Monsoon/Autumn (September to November): Another excellent time for the Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek is during the autumn season. The weather is generally clear and stable, providing excellent visibility for enjoying the breathtaking mountain views. The temperatures are cool and comfortable, and the trails are in good condition. Autumn is a popular time for trekking in Nepal, so you can expect to encounter fellow trekkers on the trail, and the teahouses are well-prepared for visitors.

These two seasons offer the best weather conditions with clear skies and pleasant temperatures, making your trek more enjoyable. Keep in mind that luxury trekking packages often include comfortable accommodations, delicious meals, and additional amenities, enhancing your overall experience. It's advisable to check with Destination Unlimited treks for the most up-to-date information and to ensure that your luxury trekking package meets your expectations.


Why this trek?

Everest Base Camp Luxury Trekking offers a more comfortable and indulgent experience compared to traditional teahouse trekking. Here are some reasons why people choose this option:

  1. Comfortable Accommodation: Luxury treks typically involve staying in upscale lodges, boutique hotels, or luxury tents with comfortable beds, hot showers, and modern amenities. This provides a higher level of comfort and relaxation after a day of trekking.

  2. Gourmet Meals: Luxury trekking packages often include gourmet meals prepared by experienced chefs, featuring a variety of international and local cuisines. This allows trekkers to enjoy delicious and nourishing food throughout the journey.

  3. Personalized Service: Luxury trekking groups are usually smaller, allowing for more personalized attention from guides and staff. Trekkers may have a dedicated guide, porter, and support team to cater to their needs and preferences.

  4. Scenic Helicopter Transfers: Some luxury trekking packages offer scenic helicopter transfers to Kathmandu from Gorakshep(5180m, eliminating the need for the challenging Lukla flight and saving time. This allows trekkers to enjoy stunning aerial views of the Himalayas and avoid potential flight delays or cancellations.

  5. Exclusive Experiences: Luxury treks may include exclusive experiences such as cultural interactions with local communities, guided tours of monasteries and landmarks, or special events like traditional performances or ceremonies.

  6. Expert Guides: Luxury trekking companies often provide highly experienced and knowledgeable guides who are well-versed in the local culture, history, and geography. They can enhance the trekking experience by sharing insights and stories along the way.

  7. Safety and Security: Luxury trekking companies prioritize safety and security, with trained staff equipped to handle emergencies and ensure the well-being of trekkers. This provides peace of mind and allows trekkers to focus on enjoying the journey.

Overall, Everest Base Camp Luxury Trekking offers a blend of adventure and comfort, allowing trekkers to experience the beauty of the Himalayas in style. While it may come at a higher cost compared to traditional teahouse trekking, the added amenities and personalized service can make it a memorable and rewarding experience for those seeking a more luxurious adventure.

Trip Highlights of Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek

  • Embarking on a luxury trek to Everest Base Camp offers a unique blend of adventure and comfort, allowing you to experience the majesty of the Himalayas while enjoying premium amenities and services. Here are the key highlights of the Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek:

    Luxurious Accommodation

  • Five-Star Lodges: Stay in luxurious lodges along the trekking route, equipped with comfortable beds, hot showers, and modern amenities.
  • Panoramic Views: Enjoy stunning views of the Himalayas from the comfort of your lodge, with large windows and cozy lounges.
  • Fine Dining: Indulge in gourmet meals prepared by experienced chefs, featuring both local and international cuisines.
  • Scenic Helicopter Flight

  • Helicopter Transfer: Experience a scenic helicopter flight from Gorakshep to Kathmandu at sharing basis , avoiding the standard domestic flight and offering breathtaking aerial views of the Himalayan landscape.
  • Aerial Views: Marvel at the panoramic views of snow-capped peaks, deep valleys, and remote villages during the helicopter journey.
  • Personalized Services

  • Experienced Guides: Benefit from the expertise of experienced guides who provide personalized attention, ensuring a safe and enjoyable trekking experience.
  • Porter Assistance: Porter support to carry your belongings, allowing you to trek with ease and comfort.
  • Custom Itinerary: Tailor-made itineraries designed to accommodate your preferences, fitness level, and interests, ensuring a memorable and personalized journey.
  • Cultural Exploration

  • Sherpa Villages: Explore traditional Sherpa villages along the trekking route, gaining insights into their unique culture, lifestyle, and hospitality.
  • Monasteries and Temples: Visit ancient monasteries and Buddhist shrines, immersing yourself in the spiritual heritage of the Himalayas.
  • Cultural Experiences: Participate in cultural ceremonies, festivals, and interactions with local communities, enriching your understanding of the region's rich cultural tapestry.
  • Scenic Trekking Routes

  • Spectacular Landscapes: Trek through diverse landscapes, including lush rhododendron forests, rugged mountain trails, and high-altitude valleys.
  • Iconic Stops: Visit iconic landmarks such as Namche Bazaar, Tengboche Monastery, and Everest Base Camp, each offering breathtaking views and unique experiences.
  • Opportunities for Photography: Capture stunning photographs of the Himalayan scenery, colorful prayer flags, and towering peaks at various vantage points along the trek.
  • Wellness and Relaxation

  • Spa Treatments: Enjoy spa treatments and massages at luxury lodges, rejuvenating your body and mind after a day of trekking.
  • Yoga and Meditation: Practice yoga and meditation sessions amidst the tranquil Himalayan surroundings, promoting relaxation and inner peace.
  • Hot Stone Baths: Experience traditional Bhutanese hot stone baths, known for their therapeutic properties and soothing effects on tired muscles.
  • Safety and Comfort

  • Emergency Support: Access to emergency evacuation services and medical assistance, ensuring your safety and well-being throughout the trek.
  • Comfortable Transportation: Travel in comfortable vehicles equipped with modern amenities for transfers between Kathmandu and trekking destinations.
  • High-Quality Gear: Provide high-quality trekking gear and equipment, including insulated jackets, trekking poles, and sleeping bags, ensuring comfort and warmth during the journey.
  • Environmental Conservation

  • Sustainable Practices: Stay in eco-friendly lodges that prioritize environmental conservation and sustainable tourism practices.
  • Leave No Trace: Practice Leave No Trace principles to minimize your ecological footprint and preserve the pristine beauty of the Himalayan landscape.
  • The Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to trek to the iconic base camp of the world's highest peak in style and comfort, immersing yourself in the natural beauty, cultural heritage, and spiritual essence of the Himalayas.

Outline Itinerary:

  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
  • Day 02: Kathmandu - Luckla or Manthali(2850m)- Phakding (2652m)
  • Day 03: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m)
  • Day 04: Namche Bazaar (3440m) Acclimatization Day
  • Day 05: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3860m)
  • Day 06: Tengboche to Dingboche (4410m)
  • Day 07: Dingboche to Nagerjun (5100m) and Return
  • Day 08: Dingboche to Lobuche (4910m)
  • Day 09: Lobuche to Everest Base Camp and to Gorakshep (5181m)
  • Day 10: Hiking to Kalapatthar (5545m) and Heli ride to Kathmandu (1400m)
  • Day 11: Departure from Kathmandu

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01 :Arrival in Kathmandu Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, our representative will receive you and escort you to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
  • Day 02 :Kathmandu - Luckla or Manthali(2850m)- Phakding (2652m) On the second day, you will take a flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. Lukla airport is famous for being the most dangerous airport in the world. After reaching Lukla, you will walk for about 2-3 hours until you arrive at Phakding where you will be staying for the night.

  • Day 03 :Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m) From Phakding, you will trek to Namche Bazaar. Namche Bazaar is also known as the gateway to Everest. It is a vibrant Sherpa town with many hotels and lodges. You will find all the amenities to make you cozy in the lap of the Himalayas.

  • Day 04 :Namche Bazaar (3440m) Acclimatization Day Today you will stay in Namche Bazaar to acclimatize. You can travel around this small town and look around the museum. You will also visit Everest View Hotel from where you will get a stunning vista of Mt Everest (8848m).
  • Day 05 :Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3860m) From Namche Bazaar, you will trek to Tengboche. Tengboche is famous for its monastery. This is the largest monastery in the region. Sherpas and trekkers who want to climb mountain come here to take blessing for their safe journey.

  • Day 06 :Tengboche to Dingboche (4410m) You will trek further from Tengboche to Dingboche. Dingboche is a small village with less than 200 inhabitants. Get a good glimpse of village life in Dingboche. Overnight in Dingboche.

  • Day 07 :Dingboche to Nagerjun (5100m) and Return You will trek from Dingboche to Nagerjun viewpoint. Nagerjun gives you a picturesque view of Mt Everest (8848m), and other mountains surrounding it. After clicking few pictures and experiencing Nagerjun, you will head back to Dingboche. The travel time for this distance is 6 hours.

  • Day 08 :Dingboche to Lobuche (4910m) From Dingboche, you will trek alongside Khumbu Glacier to the small village of Lobuche. You will rest in Lobuche for the night.

  • Day 09 :Lobuche to Everest Base Camp and to Gorakshep (5181m) You will leave Lobuche and head towards Everest Base Camp (5364m). Everest Base Camp is the destination for our trek but just the starting point for the peak climbers. You can view the mighty Everest looking toward you. After staying for a while in Everest Base Camp, we will go on to Gorakshep. You can have a stunning view of Nuptse (7861m) and Everest (8848m) from Gorakshep. Overnight in Gorakshep.

  • Day 10 :Hiking to Kalapatthar (5545m) and Heli ride to Kathmandu (1400m) Today you will hike from Gorakshep to the highest point of our trek in Kalapatthar (5545m). Kalapatthar is also considered the closest accessible point to Everest. This will allow you to take some good pictures of Everest. After that, you will return back to Gorakshep. Arrive Gorakshep, have breakfast then we will fly back to Kathmandu in Helicopter. First we will fly to Luckla then after sometime fly to Kathmandu. Over night at Kathmandu. Evening Cultural Dinner Program with us.

  • Day 11 :Departure from Kathmandu Today, you will depart from Kathmandu. We will drive you to Tribhuvan International Airport to connect you with your flight.

Cost Includes

  • All airport transfers 
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu
  • Farewell Dinner
  • Tea-house Lodge during the Trekking
  • Experience, Government Licensed English-speaking Guide
  • Porters : 2 Member one porter
  • Domestic Airfare/ Ktm-Luckla and Heli back to Kathmandu
  • All your standard Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trekking.
  •  Every meals cup of tea or coffee
  • All Trekking permits and Necessary documents 
  •  Khumbu Tax Worth 20$
  •  Sleeping bag, Down Jacket( If Necessary) & Duffle bag by company
  •  Staff insurance, medication and equipment,
  •  First Aid Kit and Special Care
  •  Rescue arrangements for our clients
  • All Govt. and Local Taxes
  • Trekking Certificate from Destination Unlimited Treks

Cost Excludes

  •  International airfares
  • Travel/trekking insurance
  • Kathmandu sightseeing  Entrance fees
  • Nepal entry visa fees.
  • Mountain rescue charges or insurance
  • Bottled drinks on trek (cold and alcoholic) and Hot Drinks
  • Lunch and dinner during your stay in Kathmandu.
  • Additional food or drink on trek in addition to three standard meals
  • Personal expenses, Emergency Expenses, road blocked, snakes, desert.etc
  • Tips, Hot Showers
  • Which is not mentions in Cost Included Section.

1. What is the Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek?

The Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek is a premium trekking experience that combines the thrill of trekking to Everest Base Camp with the comfort and amenities of luxury accommodations and personalized services along the way.

2. What makes the luxury trek different from standard treks to Everest Base Camp?

The luxury trek offers:

  • Luxurious Accommodations: Stay in five-star lodges with modern amenities, comfortable beds, and gourmet dining options.
  • Personalized Services: Experienced guides, porter support, and tailored itineraries catered to individual preferences.
  • Scenic Helicopter Transfer: Enjoy a scenic helicopter from Gorakshep to Kathmandu on sharing basis, avoiding the standard domestic flight and offering breathtaking views.
  • Wellness and Relaxation: Spa treatments, yoga sessions, and hot stone baths for relaxation and rejuvenation.

3. How long does the luxury trek take?

The duration of the Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek is typically around 12 to 14 days, including trekking days and rest days for acclimatization.

4. What is the cost of the luxury trek?

The cost of the luxury trek varies depending on factors such as the tour operator, specific itinerary, group size, and additional services included. It generally ranges from $5,500 to $10,000 per person.

5. Do I need previous trekking experience for the luxury trek?

Previous trekking experience is not required, as the luxury trek is designed to accommodate trekkers of all experience levels. However, a reasonable level of fitness is recommended due to the high altitude and physical demands of trekking.

6. What permits are required for the luxury trek?

The same permits required for standard treks to Everest Base Camp are necessary for the luxury trek, including the Sagarmatha National Park entry permit, Khumbu Permit 

7. Is altitude sickness a concern on the luxury trek?

Altitude sickness can affect trekkers at high altitudes, including on the luxury trek. Adequate acclimatization, hydration, and awareness of altitude sickness symptoms are crucial for a safe and enjoyable trekking experience.

8. What kind of clothing and gear do I need for the luxury trek?

While luxury lodges provide comfortable accommodations, trekkers should still pack appropriate clothing and gear for the trek, including layered clothing, waterproof outerwear, sturdy trekking boots, and personal items such as sunscreen and sunglasses.

9. Is travel insurance necessary for the luxury trek?

Yes, comprehensive travel insurance that includes coverage for medical emergencies, evacuation, and trip cancellation is essential for all trekkers, including those on luxury treks.

10. Can I customize the luxury trek itinerary?

Yes, luxury trek itineraries can be customized to suit individual preferences, fitness levels, and time constraints. Tour operators can work with trekkers to create personalized itineraries that meet their specific needs and interests.

11. Are there age restrictions for the luxury trek?

While there are no strict age restrictions for the luxury trek, trekkers should be in good health and physical condition to undertake the trek. Elderly trekkers or those with pre-existing medical conditions should consult with their healthcare provider before embarking on the trek.

12. What are the safety measures in place for the luxury trek?

Safety measures for the luxury trek include experienced guides, porter support, emergency evacuation services, and access to medical assistance throughout the trek. Tour operators prioritize the safety and well-being of trekkers at all times.

13. Is tipping customary on the luxury trek?

Tipping for guides, porters, and lodge staff is customary on the luxury trek, as it is in standard trekking experiences. Trekkers should budget for gratuities as part of their overall trekking expenses.

14. Can I extend my stay in Kathmandu or other destinations after the luxury trek?

Yes, many tour operators offer the flexibility to extend stays in Kathmandu or other destinations before or after the luxury trek. Trekkers can explore additional sightseeing opportunities or participate in cultural experiences as desired.

15. What happens in case of adverse weather conditions during the luxury trek?

In case of adverse weather conditions that affect trekking schedules or safety, tour operators have contingency plans in place to ensure the well-being of trekkers. This may include itinerary adjustments, accommodations in safe locations, or evacuation if necessary.

The Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek offers a premium trekking experience with the highest standards of comfort, service, and safety, allowing trekkers to immerse themselves in the awe-inspiring beauty of the Himalayas with peace of mind.

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Key Information

  • Trip Cost US$ 5500
  • Trip Duration 11 Days
  • Destination Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty Strenuous
  • Trip Style Trekking
  • Accomodation Hotel + Lodges
  • Max Altitude 5545
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No of people Price P.P
1-1 Pax US$ 5500
2 US$ 2800
4 US$ 2500
6 US$ 2250
10 US$ 1950