Short Everest Base Camp Trek (7 or 10 Days)

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  • Duration: 10 Days
  • Difficulty: Moderate High
  • Tour Type: Trekking
  • Max altitude: 5545m
  • Transportation: Land & Air
  • Best Time: Oct. - Dec. & Mar. - May

Short Everest base camp trekking adventure

Embark on an exhilarating 7-day or 10-day Everest Base Camp trek tailored for seasoned hikers seeking a swift and challenging adventure – renowned as the shortest Everest Base Camp trek. This condensed trek skips acclimatization days, making it the fastest route to Everest Base Camp. The journey spans 6 days to ascend to the base camp and 3 days to trek back to Lukla, concluding with a scenic flight back to Kathmandu on the last day.

Perfect for adventure enthusiasts with limited time, this trek allows you to test your stamina and prepare for more advanced trekking experiences. Commencing in Kathmandu, the trek covers the iconic Everest Base Camp trail, providing a thrilling 10-day adventure that begins and ends in the vibrant capital.

Marvel at the awe-inspiring beauty of nature, encounter Buddhist shrines, witness Himalayan peaks in all their glory, traverse streams, cross suspension bridges, interact with local Sherpa communities, and share the trail with Himalayan yaks. The crowning moment is the panoramic view of Mt. Everest from Kalapatthar.

Despite its brevity, the short Everest Base Camp trek ensures a successful and memorable journey, thanks to the expert mountain crews and Sherpa guides from Himalayan Mentor. This condensed trek promises a lifetime of cherished memories in the heart of the Everest region.

Note: If you are seeking a 7-day Everest base camp trek, it is possible to complete this trip within 7 days by taking a helicopter back to Kathmandu from Gorakshep.

Everest base camp trek highlights

  • Shortest trek to Everest base camp (only 10 days from Kathmandu to Kathmandu)
  • Enjoy the adventure hiking every day (without any acclimatization days)
  • Explore the Sherpa Heritage of Khumbu region
  • Visit world’s highest peak (Mt. Everest) base camp
  • Witness the panoramic Himalayan beauty of Mt. Everest and many other Himalayas

Short Everest base camp trekking itinerary

Day 01: Fly to Lukla (2800m) and trek to Phakding (2610m)/overnight at teahouse. 

Day 02: Trek Phakding (2610m) to Namche Bazaar (3500m)/overnight at teahouse.

Day 03: Trek Namche Bazaar (3500m) to Tengboche (3870m) /overnight at teahouse.

Day 04: Trek Tengboche (3850m) to Dingboche (4360m) /overnight at teahouse.

Day 05: Trek Dingbuche (4360m) to Lobuche (4950m)/overnight at teahouse.

Day 06: Trek Lobuche to Ghorakshep (5140m)/Visit Everest Base camp (5365m)/overnight at teahouse.

Day 07: Visit Kalapatthar (5545m)/Mt Everest view/trek to Pheriche (4210m) Village/overnight at teahouse.
Or If you choose to take a helicopter (chopper) back to Kathmandu, the trip will conclude on the 7th day.

Day 08: Trek Pheriche to Namche Bazaar (3500m)/overnight at teahouse.

Day 09: Trek Namche to Lukla (2800m) /overnight at teahouse.

Day 10: Lukla to Kathmandu flight. Trip ends

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Inclusion in the Package


  • Entry permit to Sagarmatha National Park and TIMS fee
  • Supporting staffs (trekking guide and porter), as well as their necessary insurance, and accommodation meals allowance and salary
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner -3 meals per day and overnight accommodation in tea house lodge along the trail.
  • Domestic airfare and airport tax round trip (Kathmandu - Lukla – Kathmandu for the trekking )
  • Comprehensive First Aid kit pack


  • Any expenses during the Kathmandu stay
  • Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, alcoholic beverages, bottled drinks (including cold drinks and mineral/hot water/shower, tea-coffee, chocolate hot drinks), tips for the guide, porter & other staffs etc. 
  • Additional costs- extra days stay, incase of flight cancellation due to the natural calamities, bad weather forecast and other unforeseen circumstances
  • Personal trekking gear for the trip


This trip is a private guided one and can be arranged on your requested date. The group size for this trip is one to above.

Useful Information about Short Everest base camp trek

Best trek for adventure junkies to test their stamina in the higher elevation, 10 days from Kathmandu to Kathmandu is the quickest Everest base camp trek.

What is the best time for Short Everest base camp trek?

March to May during spring and September to November during autumn are the best times for the Short Everest base camp trek. Some of experienced hikers trek to the Everest base camp for whole year as trekking experience matters a lot for this trek.