As shown on the map itinerary, your journey will start from Kathmandu. From Kathmandu, you’ll directly take a flight to Lukla, which stands at 2860m. After reaching Lukla, your trekking journey begins.
Per our map, you’ll trek toward Phakding at an elevation of 2610m after arriving in Lukla. You’ll reach Phakding after trekking 3 for 4 hours. Before reaching Phakding, you’ll pass through Choplung and Ghat.
As seen on the map, your next destination is Namche Bazaar at an elevation of 3440m. It takes 5 to 6 hours to reach Namche Bazar from Phakding. Before reaching Namche Bazar, you’ll pass through Benker, Monjo, and Jorsale.
The trip from Phakding to Namche Bazar brims with natural beauty. You’ll see waterfalls, suspension bridges, the Dudh Koshi River, and a lovely Sherpa village along the way.
According to our map, you will visit Namche Bazar. You will see the Sherpa Museum, Syangboche Airport, and Khumbu Peaks. You will also experience the local culture, food, and way of life.
As shown on the map, your next journey will go towards Dhole, at an elevation of 4200m. To reach Dhole, you’ll pass through the beautiful rhododendron forest and the villages, including Khumjung, Mong, and Phortse Thanga. The trek takes you 5 to 6 hours to reach Dhole from Phakding.
As per our map itinerary, you’ll move ahead to Machhermo, located at an elevation of 4470m. Before reaching Machhermo, you can see the mountains, including Hamserku, Kangtega, Cho Oyu, and Taboche.
To reach Machhermo, you’ll pass through the villages of Lhabarma and Luza. The route takes 5 hours to reach Machhermo from Dhole.
As you look at the map, you begin your trek toward Gokyo Valley, which sits at an elevation of 4700m. To reach Gokyo Valley, you have to pass through Gokyo I, Gokyo II, and Gokyo III.
The trek generally takes 5 to 6 hours to reach Gokyo Valley from Machhermo. You’ll pass through different lakes and glaciers, including Ngozumpa Glacier, before reaching the amazing Gokyo Valley.
As per our plan, you will visit the Gokyo area. You will also hike to Gokyo Ri, which is at a height of 5360m. From Gokyo Ri, you’ll be able to see Mount Everest and Mount Makalu.
As you can see on the map, from Gokyo Valley, you’ll walk toward Thangnak at an elevation of 5330m. On the way, you’ll see Chola Peak and Kangchung Peak. It takes 2-3 hours to reach Thangnak from Gokyo Valley.
As shown on the map, your journey takes you to Lobuche. During the trek, you’ll be able to see the mountain peaks, including Ama Dablam and Cholatse.
Before reaching Lobuche, you’ll pass through Cho La Pass and Dzongla form. The trek takes
5-6 hours to reach Lobuche from Thangnak to Lobuche.
As per our map itinerary, you’ll trek to your most awaited destination, which is Everest base camp at an elevation of 5364m. You’ll pass through Gorakshep before reaching Everest base camp. From Gorakshep, it will take 3 hours to reach Everest base camp.
After reaching Everest base camp, your next destination is Kala Patthar. Kala Patthar is a high point on your trek, located at an elevation of 5550m. From Kala Patthar, you’ll be able to see the mountains, including Mount Everest, Nuptse, Changtse, and Pumori.
Based on our map, you will return to Lobuche from Kala Patthar. From there, you will embark on your next trek to Kongma La. Kongma La stands at an altitude of 5535m. The routes pass through rough terrain.
After reaching Kongma La, you’ll climb down to Chhukhung for your second last destination, which is the Island Peak base camp at an elevation of 5200m. To reach the Island Peak base camp, you’ll pass through Imja Valley.
On the map, you can see your final destination is at the summit at the highest elevation of 6189m. To reach the summit, you’ll go through beautiful surroundings and the High camp. After viewing the view of the surrounding from the summit, you’ll return from your journey to Chhukhung.
As you’re returning from your journey, you’ll return to Namche Bazar from Chhukhung. After Namche, you’ll return to Lukla for a flight. After Lukla, you’ll take a direct flight to Kathmandu, and your entire journey will end.