Namche bazaar to Everest base camp trek distance
The Namche bazaar to Everest base camp trek covers a total distance is 36.7 kilometers of ascend. Elevation of Namche bazaar 3440 meters and the Mount Everest base camp elevation is 5360 meters above sea level. Namche bazaar to Everest base camp trek elevation difference is 1920 meters. This is indeed a challenging task and only those who are physically fit are able to undertake this adventurous task. Namche bazaar to Everest base camp trek pass throw the Kyangjuma, Tengboche, Dibuche, Pangboche, Somare, Dingboche, Thukla, Lobuche, Gorakshep and finally EBC.
Namche bazaar to Everest base camp trek itinerary
Day 1: Kathmandu to Namche bazaar by Helicopter or walk from Jiri to Namche, Lukla to Namche bazaar.
Day 2: Trek from Namche bazaar to Tengboche or Dibuche village passing throw Kyangjuma, Sansa, Lawi Schyasa, Tashinga, Phungi Thenga.
Day 3: Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche walking throw Milinggo, Pangboche, Shomare, Worshyo
Day 4: Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche via Dughla and climbers memorial park.
Day 5: Lobuche to Gorak shep to Kala Patthar and Mount Everest base camp
After complete the Namche bazaar to Everest base camp distance; either trekkers same way back to Lukla, either Phortse village or Gokyo lakes via Cho la pass and Renjo la pass.
Namche bazaar is the acclimatization point of the Everest base camp trek in Nepal. Viewing Namche bazaar in the morning is an overwhelming experience. The Everest base camp trek from Namche bazaar is not only the most popular Himalayan trek but also one of the popular treks the world over. Those who cover the entire Namche bazaar to Everest base camp distance get the opportunity to pass through many Sherpa villages and know in detail about the culture and history of the Sherpa community. The trekkers also visit the local market and also buy things that they require for the trek. It takes 4 days to cross 22.8 miles Namche bazaar to Everest base camp distance.
While moving towards Tengboche the trekkers get the first view of Mt Everest, Ama Dablam, Kangdeka, Thamserku, Nuptse and Lhotse. On the way to Namche bazaar to Everest base camp many Travelers stay at Dingboche for 2 nights to minimize the risk of Altitude Mountain Sickness. Lobuche is another camp to go to the Gorakshep. Finally trekkers reach Everest base camp crossing rocky trail of the Khumbu glacier. At the base camp the trekkers enjoy the mind blowing experience of viewing Khumbu ice fall and the Himalayan glacier. From EBC the trekkers go back to Gorakshep and relax there in the night. Next day morning they trek to reach Kalapatthar and then continue to Pheriche and continue to Lukla. If you interested for helicopter flight to Namche bazaar to Everest base camp trek write us. We are happy to organize this trip to show you the spectacular view of the Himalayas, Nepal.