Everest Base Camp Trek Map

The Everest Base Camp trek is an iconic and classic journey that captivates the hearts of trekkers and adventure enthusiasts worldwide. This 14-day trek immerses you in the breathtaking beauty of the Khumbu region, allowing you to witness the majestic Himalayan peaks, experience the rich Sherpa culture, and culminate at the renowned Everest Base Camp.

The Everest Base Camp trekking is a transformative adventure through picturesque landscapes, charming Sherpa villages, and ancient monasteries. As you ascend to higher altitudes, each step is a testament to your perseverance, rewarded by panoramic views of some of the world's highest peaks. This article presents the Everest Base Camp trek map of this classical Everest Trek.

Here is the Everest Base Camp trek route map you will follow.

Everest Base Camp Trek Map
Everest Base Camp Trek Map

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Visual Overview of Path to Everest Base Camp


14-day Everest Base Camp Trek Map Itinerary

The 14-day Everest Base Camp trek is the classic trek to Everest, covering around 80 miles or 130 kilometers. Here is a brief outline of the classic map of Everest Base Camp itinerary.

Day 1

Flight from Kathmandu (1,400m / 4,593ft) to Lukla (2,850m / 9,350ft). Trek to Phakding ( 2,650m / 8,562ft ). 

  • Thrilling 40-minute flight to Lukla
  • Trek from Lukla to Phakding

Day 2

Trek from Phakding (2,650m / 8,562ft ) to Namche Bazaar (3,440m / 11,285ft)

  • Cross the Dudh Koshi River on thrilling suspension bridges
  • Enter Sagarmatha National Park
  • First views of Mt. Everest

Day 3

Rest day and acclimatization at Namche Bazaar

  • Side trips to Hillary School, Syangboche Airport
  • Hike to Everest View Hotel to see Everest

Day 4

Trek from Namche (3,440m / 11,285ft) to Tengboche/ Deboche (3,855m / 12,850ft)

  • stunning views of Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, and Ama Dablam
  • Phunki Thenga Village
  • Tengboche Monastery

Day 5

Trek from Tengboche (3,855m / 12,850ft) to Dingboche (4,360m / 14,290ft)

  • Chortens, mani walls, and several small villages, including Pangboche
  • Fields surrounded by stone walls to protect crops

Day 6

Rest day and acclimatization at Dingboche

  • spectacular views of mountains, Everest, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Island Peak, Cho Oyu, & Makalu.
  • Optional hike to Chhukung for grander views

Day 7

Trek from Dingboche (4,360m / 14,290ft) to Lobuche (4,930m / 16,175ft)

  • Trek alongside Khumbu Glacier
  • Everest Memorial at Thukla

Day 8

Trek from Lobuche (4,930m / 16,175ft) to EBC (5,364m / 17,598ft) and back to Gorak Shep (5,185m / 17,010ft)

  • Leave your belongings in Gorak Shep
  • Step on Everest Base Camp enjoy the views and reflect on the struggle to reach EBC
  • Return back to Gorak Shep for the night

Day 9

Hike to Kala Patthar (5,555m / 18,208ft) viewpoint, trek to Gorak Shep then to Pheriche (4,250m/13,945ft)

  • Early morning hike to Kala Patthar viewpoint for grand views of Everest

Day 10

Trek from Pheriche (4,250m / 13,945ft) to Tengboche (3,855m / 12,850ft)

  • Descend through Rhododendron and Juniper forests
  • Cross Imja Khola

Day 11

Trek from Tengboche (3,855m / 12,850ft) to Namche Bazaar (3,440m / 11,285ft)

  • Chance to observe pheasants, musk deer, mountain goats, and even snow leopards.
  • See numerous prayer flags, chortens, the backside of Lhotse, and Mt. Everest. 

Day 12

Trek from Namche Bazaar (3,440m / 11,285ft) to Phakding (2,650m / 8,690ft)

  • Follow the banks of the Dudh Koshi River 
  • Cross many suspension bridges

Day 13

Trek from Phakding (2,650m / 8,690ft) to Lukla (2,850m / 9,350ft)

  • Very short trek
  • Pass by Toktok village
  • Different views of the Himalayas

Day 14

Fly back to Kathmandu (1400m / 4,593ft) from Lukla (2,850m / 9,350ft)

  • A thrilling 40-minute flight from Lukla to Kathmandu
  • Farewell dinner in Kathmandu


👉 For complete EBC Map itinerary details, click here: Everest Base Camp Trek.


Trek to Everest Base Camp with Discovery World Trekking

The journey to Everest Base Camp is a life-changing adventure, which requires you to trek in the remote Himalayan region for around two weeks. Hence, not only the destination but the whole journey is important. You need to know the trek trails, carry your luggage, and find hygienic places for accommodations and food. 

Discovery World Trekking has been conducting Everest Treks for over a decade. We keep all our guests safe, well-fed, and well-entertained. Our focus is on providing the best trek experience to our guests.

Our expert guests advise you on how to minimize the chances of altitude sickness, the nearby sites you should not meet visiting, and information about places as you visit them. If you are a people person, our guides will facilitate cultural encounters with the locals. 

When you choose Discovery World Trekking, you are embarking on a holistic journey with meticulously crafted itineraries that strike a perfect balance between challenging trekking routes and ample acclimatization time, maximizing your chances of reaching Everest Base Camp with a sense of accomplishment and good health.

For excellent Everest treks, you can book Everest treks with us. If you have any queries or concerns, call/Viber/WhatsApp us at +977-9840055491 or email [email protected].   

Paul Gurung

Paul has an extensive experience in the tourism industry. Through his blogs, he shares his deep knowledge about the stunning trek regions in Nepal, inspiring trekkers worldwide to explore these regions and enrich their lives. In addition to geography, his writings delve into the human side of the trek regions, including culture, traditions, religions, and etiquette, offering a comprehensive and enriching perspective on the Himalayan trekking and expedition experience.