Activity: Eco – Adventure Trek
Trek from Phaplu to Everest Base Camp is longer than regular EBC Trek in Nepal via the Lukla route. However, it is a very safe and scenic route to Everest. Moreover, trekkers will get acclimatized gradually to the climate and altitude of the Khumbu region. Trekkers can reach Phaplu either by flight or by Jeep drive. The journey of the Trek from Phaplu to Everest Base Camp travels through places like Taksindu, Nunthala, and Kharikhola before it reaches Phakding. From this place on the bank of Dudh Koshi River regular Everest Base, Camp Trekking takes place.
Trekking to Everest offers any form of travel packages in the Everest Region. You can remember us for package trek to Everest or service trek to Everest.
Trek from Phaplu to Everest Base Camp is free from any kinds of irregularities in terms of Lukla Flight. During regular Everest Base Camp Trekking via the Lukla route, the weather might play a vital role. In any bad weather, Lukla flights have a high degree of cancellation possibilities. However, the Phaplu route can be used to avoid such a fate. Though the altitude of Phaplu and Lukla is similar trekkers get easily acclimatized as they spend more time within the Khumbu region trekking uphill and downhill before reaching Phakding. Once trekkers reach Phakding, the usual route of EBC Trek takes place. Journey then follows the route of Namche Bazaar. An acclimatization break in Namche Bazaar takes place before heading towards Tengboche. Places like Dingboche, Lobuche, and Gorakshep have trekked past. After Everest Base Camp (5365 m) exploration trekkers hike Kala Patthar (5545 m) for an early morning sunrise view. Relish the glorious moment of sunray kissing the tip of mountains like Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Amadablam, and many others from Kalapathar.
Descend majestically to Lukla again via the same route using Pheriche rest point instead of Dingboche. Trek from Phaplu to Everest Base Camp is a diversified trekking trail on its own.
Therefore, choose this trekking package with Trekking to Everest and explore the Everest region in a peculiar way. This is the smartest and reliable way of trekking to Everest Base Camp.
Outline Itinerary [for Tea House/Lodge Trek]
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative
Day 02: Kathmandu to Salleri bazaar or Phaplu (2300m) drive – Duration: 8-9 hrs.
Day 03: Trek to Taksindu (3070m) walk – Duration: 5 hrs.
Day 04: Trek to Kharikhola (2010m) walk – Duration: 5.5 hrs.
Day 05: Trek to Piaye (2770m) walk – Duration: 5.5 hrs.
Day 06: Trek to Phakding (2638m) walk – Duration: 6.5 hrs.
Day 07: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m) walk – Duration: 6 hrs.
Day 08: Rest Day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization
Day 09: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3867m) walk – Duration: 5 hrs.
Day 10: Trek Tengboche to Dingboche (4260m) walk – Duration: 6 hrs.
Day 11: Rest day at Dingboche for acclimatization
Day 12: Dingboche to Lobuche (4930m) walk – Duration: 4.5 hrs.
Day 13: Lobuche to Gorak Sheep (5160m), visit Everest Base Camp (5364m) walk – Duration: 6-7 hrs./and back to Gorak Sheep for overnight stay
Day 14: Early Morning Gorak Sheep to Kala Patthar, of viewpoint (5545m) and trek back to Pheriche (4243m) walk – Duration: 6-7 hrs.
Day 15: Trek Pheriche to Namche Bazaar (3440m) walk – Duration: 6 hrs.
Day 16: Trek Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2800m) walk – Duration: 6-7 hrs.
Day 17: Fly back to Kathmandu within 35 minutes at Domestic airport and transfer to hotel
Day 18: Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination
Best time for the Phaplu EBC Trekking:
The best time for Phaplu to Everest Base Camp trek is in Autumn (September, October, and November) and Spring (March, April, and May) are the best times to go on the Phaplu to Everest Base Camp Trekking. During these times, the weather and climatic conditions in the Everest region remain stable for a long time. This creates a perfect trekking environment.
Additional information: Join us on a Ghorepani Poonhill Trek in 2022/2023
Customize your trek: The trek can be redesigned based on your requirements. This is just a general itinerary, which can always individually be tailored-made. The trekking package can be redesigned or as per your desire. For more details. Information feel free to Email us at email@example.com/
About Nepal Visa:
All foreign nationals except Indian Nationals are required to arrange a visa in order to enter Nepal. A Nepalese Visa can be obtained either prior to your arrival at a Nepalese embassy abroad or on arrival time in Kathmandu at the airport. But nationals from Afghanistan, Iraq, Cameroon, Ghana, Somalia, Swaziland, Palestine, Zimbabwe, Nigeria, Ethiopia, and Liberia cannot secure the Nepalese Visa upon arrival. The Visa can be also taken at entry points at Nepalese borders. For Nepalese Visa, it requires your passport with at least six months validity, a recent digital photo (size: 1.5″ x 1.5″), and the following fees either in USD dollars cash or the equivalent local currency.
Visa Facility Duration Fee:
Multiple entries 15 days USD 30 or equivalent Nepalese currency
Multiple entries 30 days USD 50 or equivalent Nepalese currency
Multiple entries 90 days USD 125 or equivalent Nepalese currency
We strongly advise you to take travel insurance before joining a tour which should cover medical expenses, hospitalization, helicopter evacuation from high-altitude places in case of an accident or medical emergency. Coverage Your insurance should have up to the elevation of 5100 meters. It would be advantageous for you also to choose an insurance policy that also covers lost or stolen baggage. We would request you to bring your insurance documents when you come to Nepal.
In Jiri to EBC Trekking, there are available lodges along the trail. Lodges typically offer a room with a wooden bed with a simple mattress or foam pad, a cotton pillow, and a blanket or quilt. All have electric lights with a spacious dining room lounge. We will accommodate you and your group in the local lodge available each day. We send a porter ahead of us to book the required rooms for you (here rooms cannot be booked in advance).
In the case of Kathmandu, we offer you a tourist standard hotel under 3-star categories unless it is mentioned otherwise or clients have a special choice. You will get different options for accommodations ranging from basic to standard. Different other facilities such as hot showers, Wi-Fi, charging facilities, you may find the western toilet or the Asian ‘squat’ type toilets. etc.
Trekking Guide & Team:
The trekking team who will go with you is the most significant thing that makes your Jiri to EBC Trekking successful, enjoyable, and memorable. We would provide you with skilled, experienced or professional, courteous, knowledgeable, and helpful trekking guides and porters. The trekking guide leads you on the trail and briefs you all about this route and porters carry your luggage.
All trekking guides are carefully selected in terms of their appropriate experience, leadership skills, mountain expedition, and their knowledge about local culture, ecosystem, geography, flora and fauna, and history. With the aim of sustaining local communities, we only employ local people as trekking guides and porters.
All our trekking guides are certified by Nepal Government, Ministry of Tourism. Trekking Guide is one of Nepal’s better-known operators of adventure and exciting travel, having more than 15 years of experience in the tourism field. We manage the trekking team in such a way that one trekking guide in each group and porters like one porter for two trekkers.
Food & Drinks:
In Jiri to EBC Trekking, it’s commonly available for Authentic Nepali meals: Dal Bhat (rice with lentil soup and seasonal vegetables) eggs, French fries, porridge, Granola, Cornflakes, and muesli.
Besides the national dish, one can find various options such as noodles, spaghetti, dumplings, soups, salad, pizza, pasta, fries, and many more. Along with that, roti’s and varieties of curries are available for lunch. Overall, most Nepalese cuisines are potato dishes, noodle dishes, soup dishes, rice dishes, bread dishes, Dhal Bhat meals, and egg/porridge dishes.
Tea and hot lemon are traditionally the main drinks on the trail though coffee is found everywhere. Bottled soft drinks, bottled water, and even beer are common along the route but the price of each bottle rises each day when you move upward.
Climate & Weather of Nepal:
Climatic conditions of Nepal vary from one place to another in accordance with geographical features. In the northern summers are cool and winters severe, while in the south, summers are tropical and winters are mild. Nepal has five major seasons: spring, summer, monsoon, autumn, and winter.
Traveling in and through Nepal is not subject to seasonal constraints. Even in December and January, when winter is at its worst, bright sun and beautiful views compensate for the cold. Like most trekking fields in Nepal, spring and autumn are the best time to visit. Spring is the time for rhododendrons, while after the monsoon in October and November the clearest skies are discovered. For more details of climate and weather just click here
Side Trips/ Trip Extensions:
After This Amazing Trekking; if you are interested in other activities like you can join in various side Trips in Nepal like a cultural tour of UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Jungle Safari in National Park, White Water Rafting in Himalayan Rivers, Adventure activities like Bungee Jumping, Paragliding, Mountain flight or mountain bike, etc. Or You can also extend your trip to neighboring Himalayan Countries: Bhutan, Tibet, Sikkim, Darjeeling, Ladak which seems more appealing to you.
On your request, we will give you the details of the side trips we can Make organize trips according to your desire.