Everest Base Camp Trek in Nepal is an ultimate destination for trekkers and once a lifetime world top destination in the Himalayas. Everest Base Camp Trek start after 35 min exciting mountain flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. Once we arrive in Lukla trekking trail passes through Sherpa villages over countless ridges. Trek to Everest Base Camp along the Dudh Koshi river, climb up to the busting Sherpa settlement of Namche Bazaar where we spend two nights to ensure proper acclimatization with exploration hike around. Leaving Namche we hike to the hidden valley of Khunde and Khumjung and then to Dingboche via Phortse. Everest Base Camp Trek has a designed itinerary that allows all the trekkers to have enough time for proper and better acclimatisation. We hike up to the Kalapathar at the height of 5545 meters, the highest point on our entire trek, from where the experience of seeing mount Everest and the wonderful Himalayan vista which never be forgotten.
Trekking Plus designed the Everest Base Camp Trek route in the Himalayas to minimize the risk of Acute Mountain Sickness with two proper acclimatization days before conquering Everest Base Camp. From Namche Bazaar we visit the National Park headquarters with displays of local flora and fauna and the culture and lifestyles of the Khumbu Sherpas. An afternoon walk to the Sherpa village of Khumjung offers an authentic experience of Sherpa’s traditional life. Magnificent views of Thamserku, Kangtega, Ama Dablam (The Jewel), Island Peak, Everest, Lhotse, and Nuptse group. Everest Base Camp Trek route resumes toward the hilltop village of Tengboche and visits the Buddhist Monastery. Then to Pangboche summer Sherpa settlement, and to Dingboche for another acclimatization stop: walk to Nangkartshang Hill for fitness at the higher altitudes. See unparalleled views of the Ama Dablam, Lhotse and Nuptse glaciers.
The scenery along the route is simply breathtaking with the paradise of glistening peaks, stunning glaciers around, ancient Buddhist stupa and monasteries with the fascinating Sherpa people and their culture and tradition in the Khumbu region.