March to May and Sept to December.
5545 m at Kala Patthar View Point.
Normal accomodation in lodge / guest house during a trekking.
Car and Domestic flight.
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner in a mountain.
02 pax to 50 pax.
Provide Local guide with english language.
- Destination: Nepal
- Duration: 12 Days
- Difficulty Level: Moderate/Difficult
- Maximum Altitude: 5,545 m/18,192 ft (Kala Patthar)
- Best Season: Spring & Autumn
- Accommodation: Hotel & Lodge
- Transportation: Lukla Flight
If you are in search of a cheap Everest base camp trek package, then your search is over. We have curated a 12-day budget Everest base camp trek program that will let you do this trek at just USD 1,250 per person. Trek to the base of the highest mountain in the world following one of the most adventurous
trekking routes and get to explore the beauty of the Himalayan and Himalayan communities.
The budget Everest base camp trek is perfect for travelers with limited money to spend on this trek. This package does not include your arrival stay in Kathmandu, so make sure to be in the city at least a day before the trek begins. For the next 12 days, you will hike through rhododendron forests and Sherpa villages, crossing numerous suspension bridges and enjoying breathtaking mountain panoramas. It will be a life-changing journey for you.
This adventure takes place inside the Sagarmatha National Park, so look forward to coming across a wide variety of vegetation and animals. Trekking on a budget does limit the accommodation and meal standards, but it doesn’t mean the trekking experience will be any less. Intriguing interactions with locals, visits to ancient monasteries, and the simple mountain lifestyle all add up to the budget Everest base camp trek experience.
On budget Everest base camp trek, you will witness five world’s highest mountains views- Everest (8,849 m/29,032 ft), Kanchenjunga (8,586 m/28,169 ft), Lhotse (8,516 m/27,940 ft), Makalu (8,463 m/27,766 ft), and Cho Oyu (8,188 m/26,864 ft). Along with these mountains, the trek also offers views of numerous other peaks like Nuptse (7,861 m/25,791 ft), Ama Dablam (6,812 m/22,349 ft), Thamserku (6,608 m/21,680 ft), Cholatse (6,440 m/21,130 ft), etc.
You will catch many sunrises and sunsets while trekking. Hike to the viewpoint to witness jaw-dropping sceneries. The most memorable moment will be when you will reach Everest Base Camp (5,364 m/17,598 ft) and Kala Patthar (5,545 m/18,192 ft). Lukla flight is also quite famous. You can add a shared helicopter flight to/from Lukla if you wish to escape the commercial overwhelming Lukla flight. Join us, The Nepal Trekking Company, one of the oldest and most reputed trekking companies in Nepal, for better EBC trek service and price.
Alternative trekking packages in the Everest region
These are some of the alternative trekking packages in the Everest region, which is also known as the Khumbu region- Everest Panorama trek, Everest base camp trek with helicopter return, Everest Gokyo Lake trek, Ama Dablam Base Camp trek, and Everest Three High Passes trek.
Likewise, here we have mentioned some other famous trekking packages in Nepal– Upper Mustang trek, Langtang Valley trek, Annapurna Base Camp trek, Langtang Gosaikunda trek, Manaslu Circuit trek, Annapurna Circuit trek, Ghorepani Poon Hill trek, etc.
How difficult is the Everest base camp trek?
The Everest base camp is a moderate/difficult trekking route in Nepal. This trek is for both experienced and beginner trekkers. The trekking route is well-made and offers the best tourist infrastructure in the whole Himalayas. This makes trekking to EBC very doable. The trek starts with a gentle walk through forests and gradually ascends and descends, crossing numerous suspension bridges.
As the trek progresses, you will come across many steep sections and trek on a glacier field. Towards the last few days of the budget Everest base camp trek, you will trek along the Khumbu Glacier moraine and steep, rugged terrain. The upper part of the trail is filled with boulders and rocks. You will cover a total of 120 kilometers on the Everest base camp trek 12 days.
Tips for beginner trekkers:
We recommend beginner trekkers to maintain their space and be attentive on the trail. Drink plenty of water to avoid altitude sickness, and do not wander alone far away. If you feel any discomfort, inform your guide.
The budget Everest base camp trek starts from Lukla at 2,846 meters (9,337 ft). From here, you will trek to Kala Patthar (5,545 m/18,192 ft), the highest point of the trek, gaining around 500 meters every day. Our budget Everest base camp trek itinerary includes two acclimatization days to let you adjust to the elevation and avoid altitude sickness.
If we have to get out of the trail in an emergency, we will use helicopter rescue right away. Our rescue team always remains on standby during our treks in the Himalayas. In case of a medical emergency, our guide will give you first aid, and for further assistance, we will use emergency air evacuation.
Travel insurance is necessary for budget Everest base camp trekking. It will help you stay safe and free during the trekking. Get comprehensive travel insurance that covers emergency helicopter evacuation, medical bills, international flight cancellation, and loss/theft of luggage. Do check out the insurance clauses carefully before buying it.
Do you lose weight during the Everest base camp trekking?
Yes, you lose weight during the Everest base camp trek. It happens because you walk 5 to 6 hours a day daily for 12 days straight. Likewise, the food you will eat during this duration is clean and with lots of nutrients. The fresh air and disconnection with the modern world will also help you detox your brain.
Budget Everest base camp trek cost
Our budget Everest base camp trek cost is the finest in the market. You will get to do one of the most famous treks in the world at an unbelievable price with us at just USD 1,250. Our budget Everest base camp trek price starts at this amount, and you can upgrade the package as per your budget. It is by far one of the cheapest Everest base camp trek packages. To book the trek, get in touch with us anytime. Our budget Everest base camp trek 2023/2204 bookings are open.
- Cheapest Everest base camp trek package.
- An adventurous 12-day itinerary to reach the lap of the highest mountain in the world- Everest base camp.
- Hike through rhododendron and magnolia forests and Sherpa villages.
- Cross numerous suspension bridges and enjoy breathtaking mountain panoramas along the trail.
- Explore the lush flora and exotic fauna of the Sagarmatha National Park.
- Get an equally rewarding and adventurous EBC trek experience on a budget.
- Intriguing interactions with Sherpas, visits to ancient monasteries, and enjoy the simple mountain lifestyle.
- Witness views of the five highest mountains in the world, along with many other peaks, diverse landscapes, and gorgeous sunrise and sunsets.
- Explore Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar.