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Everest Base Camp Trek 5 Days

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  • Duration 5 Days
  • Trip Grade Moderate
  • Trip Destination Everest, Nepal
  • Starts at Kathmandu
  • Ends at Kathmandu
  • Max. Altitude 5545m
  • Trip Type Trek And Helicopter Tour
  • Transport By Private Vehicle, By Helicopter
  • Accommodation Hotel or Lodge


  • 5 days trek group size: Minimum 1.
  • Free trip postponement facility.
  • Trip cancellation flexibility as per the company’s policy.
  • No credit card fees on booking amount.
  • Safe, secure, and an instant online booking system.
  • Full package trip with a comprehensive and best-guaranteed price.
  • Small aircraft flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu.
  • Helicopter flight over Everest region of Nepal.
  • View of army camps and army barracks.
  • Exotic view of mountain ranges such as Mt. Everest, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Pumori, etc.
  • Stroll around the Sagarmatha National Park area - one of the UNESCO world heritage sites in Nepal.
  • Best synthetic observation of suspension bridges, Tenzin Hillary airport (Lukla Airport), the oldest trading hub of Everest - Namche Bazaar, etc.
  • Hike to Syangboche village and explore.
  • Delicious meal at Hotel Everest View - the world’s highest placed hotel in the world at an altitude of 3880 meters.
  • Classic easy to moderate paced hiking holiday in Nepal.
  • Trip with a highly experienced, professional, and dedicated team.

Everest base camp is the best and easy trekking design especially for exploring Mount Everest and Mount Everest base camp in 5 days time intervals. For this 5-day EBC trek, the long days (more than a week) itineraries are customized to enjoy trekking in just 5 days with particulate services. The time taken to complete Everest Base Camp for more than a week has been minimized.

Though it is completed in a 5 days period of time, the Everest base camp tour for 5 days provides a full opportunity to enjoy the scenic beauty of the Himalayas, and exotic flora and fauna. The trek takes you closer to the highest peak of the world located in Nepal, Mount Everest with both walks and peregrine views through Heli flight. The encounter with the ancient and unique Sherpa Village, tradition, and cultures of its inhabitants is also the center of attraction.

Trek starts with a regular flight to Lukla followed by a hike to Phakding on the same day and the next day to Namche Bazaar. From Namche Bazaar, you will hike upward to a beautiful Sherpa village named Khumjung. The next day, after breakfast at the hotel, you will be heading towards Everest Base Camp via Heli. After a few hours of flight around the Everest region, you will have an option to either land at Base Camp or at Kalapatthar.

For a few minutes, you will be able to enjoy the Everest region's natural beauty and after that, the flight will turn back to Lukla for making the flight back to Kathmandu the next day. The next day, after having breakfast, you will fly back to Kathmandu.

Nepal Trek Adventure and Expedition, centered in the heart of Kathmandu, Thamel, gives this brilliant chance to trek around the Everest locale and takes a Heli trip to see the encompassing surrounding and return back to Kathmandu through this EBC 5 days tour (Everest base camp trek 5 days). We offer you group joining just as a private gathering, with the best schedules and sensible expenses.

We are sufficiently adaptable to broaden the times of trekking as per your interest. For any motivation behind requests like Ebc tour 5 days cost, Everest base camp trek 5 days Itinerary (for modification), you can get in touch with us by essentially sending a request mail and we will reach out to you right away. Don't hesitate to get in touch with us whenever you want. NTA is right on your door with 5 days Everest base camp tour for enjoying Mount Everest's outlook.

Regular Everest base camp trek

Everest base camp trek regular itinerary is famous over the world. It takes 12 days to complete the Everest base camp trek from Kathmandu. With a short flight to Lukla airport, the journey starts with a cup of coffee or breakfast in tea houses near Lukla airport. Everest base camp expedition day 1 will take you to Phakding villages within 4 to 5 hours of trek. Trek to Everest via Namche bazaar, Tengboche monastery with acclamation at Dingboche villages make the trip more comfortable. The Everest trek ends with reaching base camp, base camp expedition via Gorakshep, hiking to Kalapathar, and remaining days by hiking downhill till Lukla.

For those people who don't want to hike all the way downhill then catch our Everest base camp helicopter tour daily departure schedule for group share Heli. If you are traveling in a group and want to fly direct from Gorakshep to Kathmandu by helicopter then book now. We provide a helicopter flight to Lukla from Gorakshep at your request too.

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    Our trek starts on this day with a drive to the airport and a scenic flight to Lukla. The flight will take 30 minutes to reach there giving the astonishing views of mountains, forests, and rivers. After landing in Lukla, we start our trekking to Phakding enjoying the scenic beauty on the way. Stay overnight on the lodge in Phakding.

      On this day, we trek to Namche Bazaar from Phakding Village via Dudh Koshi (Milk River). Before reaching Monjo, you come across pine forests, fir and rhododendron forests on the way, which make your trip more pleasant. Monjo is the entrance to Sagarmatha National Park. The views of colossal mountains are majestic which are observed on the way while walking. Here, we also get the view of very beautiful and ravishing bridge, named as Tenjin Hillary Bridge. This bridge was named after the names of two pioneers Tenjin Norgay Sherpa and Sir Edmund Hillary. After a long walk (approx 2 hours), we reach a viewpoint called as Toph Danda. We spend the remaining time viewing the beauty around the area, explore the surrounding area of Namche Bazaar and stay overnight there.

        Early in the morning, after breakfast, we start our trail to Syangboche from Namche Bazaar through the traditional villages. We start with an hour climb to the Shyangboche airstrip (3790m). you can Stay in Everest View Hotel which is more expensive and has been listed on the Guinness Book of World Records (2004) as the Highest Placed Hotel in the world at 13000ft. or you can come back to Namche Bazaar and enjoy with local culture of Sherpas.
        Option 1: Stay in Everest View Hotel
        Option 2: Back to Namche Bazaar

          On this day, after having breakfast, you will fly around Everest region and after some rounds, the flight will land on the Basecamp, but you will also have a choice to land a flight in Kalapatthar. After observing the beautiful surrounding of the area, you will fly back to Lukla for preparing to be back to Kathmandu.
          Or you can also continue this Helicopter flight back to Kathmandu but for this option, price will be higher. Let us know if you are in a group and want to choose this option, we are flexible enough to provide you different quote.

            On this day, after having breakfast, we will fly back to Kathmandu from Lukla by small regular flight enjoying the beautiful outside view of mountains, rivers, forests, lakes and city lights.

            Our team guides, porters and accompanying staff are locals with a broad knowledge about each and every location that we travel through.

            What's Included

            • Helicopter Flight tour to Everest Base Camp from Syangboche or Khumjung and back to Lukla
            • Free airport picks upon your arrival and a drop at the end of your trip
            • Sagarmatha Conversation Area Project Permits
            • TIMS (Trekker's Information Management Systems)
            • Local Government Entry Permit of Rs. 2000 (Started Since 2018)
            • Transportation by Flights (Kathmandu- Lukla- Kathmandu) and other necessary ground transportation by private car as per itinerary
            • Trekking Map
            • Complete free trekking information before going to trek
            • Tasty and hygienic organic welfare dinner at the end of the tour in Kathmandu
            • Full Board (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during the trek
            • All nights in local teahouses/lodges during trekking
            • An Experienced English Speaking License Holder Trekking Guide (Local Guide)
            • Trekking Porter (1 Porter Sharing 2 Guest)
            • Medical first aid kit box ( which is carried by your team) 
            • Foods, Accommodations and local tax for Guide
            • Down jacket, sleeping bag and all necessary trekking gears are available in a hire

            What's Excluded

            • International Flight Tickets to Nepal & Return
            • Hotels in Kathmandu
            • Nepal Entry Visa Fees
            • Any kind of drinks (tea, coffee, water, hot water, etc) and of bar bills (alcoholic beverages)
            • Hot shower, WIFI, any electronic battery charges during only in trekking  
            • Tips and gratitude to your guides, porters, and drivers
            • Extra night accommodation or meals in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure and early return from trekking (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
            • Your travel insurance (Travel insurance is compulsory to take an adventure trip and it must be covered both medical & emergency evacuation with the worth of USD100, 000.00 minimum.
            Departure Dates
            Select a Trip Month
            Start DateStart: SundayOct 09, 2022End DateEnd: ThursdayOct 13, 2022PricePriceUS $1950StatusStatusGuaranteed
            Start DateStart: TuesdayOct 11, 2022End DateEnd: SaturdayOct 15, 2022PricePriceUS $1950StatusStatusGuaranteed
            Start DateStart: FridayOct 14, 2022End DateEnd: TuesdayOct 18, 2022PricePriceUS $1950StatusStatusGuaranteed
            Start DateStart: WednesdayOct 19, 2022End DateEnd: SundayOct 23, 2022PricePriceUS $1950StatusStatusGuaranteed
            Start DateStart: FridayOct 28, 2022End DateEnd: TuesdayNov 01, 2022PricePriceUS $1950StatusStatusGuaranteed
            Start DateStart: MondayOct 31, 2022End DateEnd: FridayNov 04, 2022PricePriceUS $1950StatusStatusGuaranteed

            Best Seasons for Everest Base Camp Trek 5 Days

            The best time to visit Everest Base Camp is the seasons like spring and autumn, which implies the months of September, October, November, March, April, and May. During these months, the weather and climate remain clear and overall outlook remains more visible and accurate. Gazing sunlight also does not harm the body much, as it remains at a moderate level (sometimes higher). There will be less fear of having high colder as the temperature remains adjustable in those months. Flora blossoming and fauna dancing will also add more spur in these periods of time.

            Freedom of panorama

            Everyone has the right to take photograph and photo of the things and place that they admire. But there also resides some places like temples, monuments, gompas, etc. where cameras (and taking photographs) are not allowed because of the country’s personal norms and values. So that should be respected. Most importantly, it is must ask the respective guide, porters, or locales in order to know about these restrictions and unavailability.


            It is important to be known about the clothes that should be carried during the trek aka helicopter tour. As this journey hails to the highest mountain in the world and its base camp, of course, there will be cool weather. So it is recommended to have warm, waterproof, windproof, and extra pairs of clothes, in order to prevent body fragileness. Helicopter tour does not need much more clothes as in trek. So you can minimize your clothing sense to the trekking part only.


            It is always a must to carry extra bucks which can be used anytime anywhere. Also, ATM service is available in city areas but is rare in Himalayan areas, so typical currency is to be carried. Shopping, bar bills, extra accommodation facilities, and more can be put under control with the help of it.

            Shopping and laundry

            Laundry service is available in city areas but not in the mountain. So, it can be a problem for some. Dark clothes and sweat absorbents should be taken with self to prevent it to some extent. Shopping can be done any places whether it is the city like Kathmandu and also in Himalayan places like Lukla and Namche Bazaar. Most importantly, laundry and shopping should be done as a personal expense and the company’s cost includes do not embrace that in the list.

            Altitude Sickness During 5 Days Trek To Everest Base Camp

            Altitude sickness is of three types: acute (mild) altitude or mountain sickness (AMS), High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE), and High-altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE). All these are occurred because of the decrease in oxygen inhaling volume. Medicines like acetazolamide (Diamox and Diamox Sequels) and/or dexamethasone (AK-Dex and Ocu-Dex) are recommended to carry in order to reduce the impact of altitude sickness if occurs during the trek.

            Humble Attitude

            Humble attitude means learning about some gestures that can be used in order to have some impact during the trek and helicopter tour. Some words like ‘Namaste’, ‘hello’, ‘how are you – k cha halkhabar’, ‘’welcome - swagatam’, ‘thank you - dhanyabaad’, etc. are some humble gestures that can be learned and used.


            Some people may have a fear of height. So such situations should be mentioned previously during trip booking. Counseling and motivation will be provided in order to inspire you for conquering your fear.

            Food and Accommodation During EBC 5 Days Trek

            Food and accommodation will be provided to you in Lukla, Phakding, Syangboche and Namche Bazaar. Food will be organic and hygienic, along with both local and international cuisines. Accommodation will be provided in order of your requirement and demand.

            Hotels and Lodges During Everest Base Camp 5 Days Trek

            Hotels and lodges will be booked in Lukla, Phakding, Namche Bazaar, and Syangboche. Those hotels and lodges will be all highly rated with extra and best services and hospitality. You can have the camping trek too.

            What Our Clients Say
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              Vennie HalverstadtRussian Federation,March 04, 2022

              Best EBC 5 Days Trek Organization by the Best Company

              I went on a trip to the Everest Base Camp for five days with my sisters. These five days have been the best day of my life. I decided to do it as soon as I could, so I contacted Nepal Trek Adventures and booked the trek with them and boarded for Nepal. To receive us, a member of the NTA was there at the airport. He greeted us and took us to the hotel that was booked for us. We continued our journey from the next day. I don’t know how this 5 day passed. It was like a blink and boom – 5 days on EBC passed away. We were really happy and enjoyed our tour on the top-notch. I appreciate the work of the NTA and am very thankful to them for everything that they did to make my journey this way beautiful and memorable. I will surely suggest contacting NTA for trekking in Nepal Everest because it is the best company in this tourism field and you will not regret uniting with them.

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              Pauline HarveyArgentina,March 02, 2022

              Adventurous 5 Days Trek to EBC

              From my childhood, I used to find the mountains beautiful and attractive even though I used to see mountains only in the pictures. I eagerly wanted to visit Mount Everest because it is the highest peak in the world. I got a chance to visit the EBC with the 5-day tour a couple of months ago and I still remember it clearly. The moment was something I can't forget about. I went to the Nepal Trek Adventure for this 5 days trek to EBC. Everything was completely planned by NTA according to our needs and requirements. The trek to EBC was memorable for me and I will never forget it till my last breath. The view of the mountains was breathtaking. We met with local people and acquired some understanding of their culture and traditions. The whole trip was amazing and memorable; we also took a lot of pictures with the local people and the team members as well. Thank you, NTA for everything. I highly recommend others to contact NTA for their journey in Nepal!


            Why travel with Nepal Trek Adventure?

            Nepal Trek Adventure and Expedition is one of the best local travel companies based in Kathmandu with leading adventures.

            • Small Group Departure
              Small Group Departure

              We run small and manageable group departure during the main season of the year. You can also make your trip private and maintain your own itinerary.

            • Locally Based Leaders
              Locally Based Leaders

              Our locally based team encompasses highly qualified and experienced and friendly and obliging team leaders, who will assist you in making your journey in our country more ravishing.

            • Travel with Confidence
              Travel with Confidence

              Travel with Confidence is something that comes from commitment. Being a legally registered company, we commit to provide best, satisfactory trekking, tour, and expedition.

            • Support Local Communities
              Support Local Communities

              All the tours and trekking that we run are programmed to keep nature safe and sound. We are also a member of different clubs working for the welfare of the community.