Everest Base Camp Trek

my name is Johanna. I am a 25 year old student.
I am looking for few more people to join me and my friend to do the trekking tour to Everest base camp. We would like to go mid-end December.
Looking forward to hear from you!



11 replies
  1. Johanna, I did EBC, chola pass and Gokyo lakes back in 2016 Jan. Planning to join a group and do it again….. WhatsApp me +1 6136980909

  2. Hi Johanna, My name is Gam bahadur Rai I am Trekking guide in Nepal bing guide I may help you for your trekking in Everest Region in December . the wether in Dicember is clear sky but it’s very cold during night time but still can do trek stay in lodge
    if you have any quiston, please feel free to contact me
    Thank you !
    Gam Bahadur Rai

  3. Hi Johanna,

    I am Aday and have plan for solo trip EBC trekking in end of Dec. My plan, I will arrive in Kathmandu around 21st/22nd Dec and will flight to Lukla next day.

    Also I am looking for trekking partner, maybe can match with your time availability.

    Please feel free to contact me
    Thank you !

  4. Hi Johanna, have you considered walking in from Jiri?

  5. Hi Johanna, what’s your itinerary?

    • we have group for EBc trek as flowing itinerary
      Everest Base Camp

      Everest base camp trek, which is by flight KTM to Lukla .This is 2ndpopular region in Nepal, which is one of the highest mountain stay in the earth. This area is famous to culture & Buddhist realign too. Many famous monastery & Sherpa village. This is main source of expedition guide too.

      Day 1) – 19 dec welcome to Nepal.

      Activities: Somebody sowing to your name lest next to Taxi line when you out from exit hall. Look at your name lest then drive to your hotel Thamel. Look around Thamel & buy the trekking equipment. Today easy day meet with your trekking guide then interdiction. Guide will let you know which time we need to go airport. Make a ready to your backpack which is you bring to mountain, Useless thing better to leave behind in hotel. Mention that before heading bed tells to the hotel staff makes a ready to your breakfast next day morning.

      Day 2) -20 dec Kathmandu to Lukla by flight then Phakding (2845m, 2660m)

      Walking time: 4 hour.

      Activities: Wake up early having breakfast then be a ready on time guide will be comes to your hotel then drive to airport. Depend on the weather if the clear day you will get on time if bad weather you need to wait in waiting hall as a whole day until 2 pm. When you go Lukla try to go fast in Airplane then chose seat left hand side because you will see nice Mountain View. It is only 35 min to go by plane then you will get Lukla (2845m).Mention that pretty cold compare to KTM. Now your guide find the porter then stopping for tea close to airport, if you fell cold wear some cloth then finally out trek start gradually downhill all the way to Phakding(2660m). Now we are already in Buddhist realign area you will see many mane wall, monastery & pray wheel along the way also you will see some local Sherpa village, farming land & Mountain View.

      Day 3)- 22 dec Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3420m)

      Walking hour: 5 to 6 hour.

      Activities: Today we have follow bank of Dudh Kosi River until junction of dudh kosi & vote Kosi River. Along the way you will pass many guest house and farming land also some of water fall & pine forest. Mention that trail is busy with local porter & mule, please be a safe & passing them ahead but trail are narrow you have to leave the trail not in river side better to go lap of mountain side. Frequently we have to pass suspension bridge. When we go last high suspension bridge then trail goes steeply uphill to Namche. Today chances to see wild life then Nepali national bird (Danfe) many variety of bird. When you walk 1.5 hour you will get to 1st Everest view point stop there. If the weather are good you will see Mt. Everest, lho-che,Thamserku mountain view. Then continues go uphill ahead there is police check post show your National park permit entry your name then within 45 m you will get to Namche Bazaar.

      Day 4)- 23 dec Acclimatizing day.

      Activities: Check the weather then after breakfast go to the 1st hill close to army camp look around the panoramic Mountain View then visit the museum. Now decide you like to go further up to Everest view hotel or back to hotel, but almost same view only the thing bit higher. If you are interested to go Everest view hotel you have to go another 2 hour up & 1 hour down to the hotel. Along the way you will see many Yaks grazing on pasture. Also you will see Nepali highest Shyangboche airport (3790m).Then back to hotel stay overnight.

      Day 5) – 24 dec Namche to Tangboche(3870m)

      Walking hour: 5 to 6

      Activities: Today after breakfast almost 15 minutes uphill through house than trail goes almost flat all the way to Sanasa. Now you have an option to go Gokyo either EBC.Now you go downhill all the way to river side then another 2 hour you need go uphill to Tangboche. Today you have one of the most magnificent views. When you get Tenboche do not forget to visit monastery, every day after 3 pm lama reading holy book & blessing every trekkers who are heading to EBC.

      Day 6) – 25 dec Tangboche to Dingboche(4360m)

      Walking hour: 5.5

      Today try to wake up early before sunrise go outside then make a picture as much as you like then, First part easy downhill through forest until deboche then until bridge flat when you crass the bridge slightly uphill rest of the trail. Today main view you see Amadublam,lho-thse, Tawathse & popular climbing pick island pick.

      Day7)- 26 dec Acclimatization Day.

      Activities: Today you have much option to do heading to Chhukung, or Amadublam base camp either Nangkartshang hill. Any option guide will be follow you just decide before hiking. I will suggest going Nangkartshang because you will get up to 5000 m high & good Mountain View.

      Day8)- 27 dec Lhobuche (5000m)

      Walking hour: 5

      Activities: The trail goes to left hand side over the rage. Pretty Napali standard flat until Thugla then uphill start all the way to lobuche.Today you will see many Yaks garaging around the pasture, over the Thugla pass you will see memorial stupa & pray flag hanging on the hill. You will offer to see from pass Tawche, Cholache, Amadublam, Thamserku, Pumari,Nuptse & Kusumkankaru mountain view.

      Day 9)- 28 dec Gorakshep & EBC(5165m)

      Walking hour: 3+4

      Activities: Wake up early then after breakfast pretty easy walk about an hour then you need to go over the Glacier which is up and down. Today you will see big Khumbu Glacier,Kalapather, Pumari, EBC, Nuptse, Lingtung,Lho-la, & Everest mountain view. It take to go Gorakshep about 3 hour then leave your bag behind in to your hotel then after lunch continues heading to base camp. Finally you are 5345m high from see label congratulation. After photo does not stay longer cuz you have to go back to your hotel. Both ways take to you around 4 hour & stay overnight.

      Day 10)- 29 dec Hike Kalapather then back to Phariche(5545m/4200m)

      Walking hour: 4+3.5

      Mention that tomorrow you have to start 2.5 hour before the sunrise. Guide will let you know after dinner what time sunrise suppose to be. To climb Kalapather challenging but this is your final goal try to be a ready physically & mentally. When you are top of Kalapather then you will see 360* magnificent panoramic mountain view. This is one of the highest points to your trek which is 5545m. After picture descant to Gorakshep then continues back to Lobuche same way fallow until Thugla Hotel.Next to hotel cross river then go right down to the valley, finally you are Phriche stay overnight in tea house.

      Day 11)- 30 dec Namche(3420m)

      Walking hour: 6.5

      Most of the trail you know already we need to fallow same way until Namche. Mention that still there are up and down hill & long distance too. Good thing you will back to tree line today & fill you have enough oxigan. After long hike you will back to Namche then take a shower have a fist food, drinking beer Spend the time which way you like.

      Day 12)- 31 dec Lukla(2845m)

      The trail descends along ridge through pine forest until high suspension bridge then rest of the trail goes easy until Lukla. When you are in Lukla say good bye to your trekking staff mention that they are expecting tip make them happy. Guide let you know which time your flight for next day then be a prepared on time.

      Day 13)- 01 jan Fly back to Kathmandu.

      Today have a breakfast then guide take you to the airport mention that depending on the weather. If it is nice weather you will fly on time either you have to wait for next day. At the end batter to have couple buffer day. Stay overnight in hotel which is includes your tour package.

      Day 14- 02 jan Final departure time for good bye we arrange your transport to airport. Mention that you have to remain us what time you have to go airport.

  6. hallo Johanna,

    wie denkst du, eine Spur?

  7. hi Johanna,
    I can meet in KTM on Dec 19 and start Dec 20. I’d like to go to Gokyo ri. Any interest? I also don’t mind doing another hike like Manaslu of we are a few people and can easily get a permit.

    • Hi Anjali,
      I also arrived in KTM on 19th Dec. Do u want to trekking EBC on 20th Dec? Please send me message for further discussion. Thanks!

    • hi anjali we are heeding to EBC trek from 20 dec 19 all Metting at Kathmandu if you are interested to join please let me know. we already 4 person in group if you want will be nice .

  8. Hi Johanna! My name is Vera van der Endt and I am a 21-year old student from the Netherlands. Just like you I am planning to do the Everest Basecamp track, preferably with Some buddies by my side ;). I am an enthousiast, and easy-going person. Please let me know if you and your friend are interested!