Everest base camp trek is a fantastic trip that takes you to the heart of the world’s highest Mt. The base camp is at 5,364 meters, with amazing views of Khumbu Ice Falls and the remorseless plains of the moraine, ice, and glaciers that surround you.
On Everest Base Camp trek, where you can relax in the comfort. Of nice cozy lodges with amazing views of Mt. Everest (8,848m / 29, 028ft) Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m-24,940 ft), Mt. Nuptse (7,855m-25,772 ft) Kangtenga (6,782 m / 22, 380 ft) Tharmarserku ( 6,623 m / 21, 855 ft) Kwangde (6,011 m / 19,837 ft) Amadablam (6,812 m / 22,480 ft) Kusum Kanguru (6,373 m / 21,030 ft) holy Mt. Khumbi-la (5,761 m / 19,012 ft), Island peak with adjoining peaks as far to world 5th highest Mt. Makalu towards east horizon.
Moreover, this magnificent tour takes you through unique Sherpa communities enriched with old-age culture and Buddhist religious customs. As well as spectacular old monasteries.
Furthermore, Lukla, Phakding, Monjo, Namche Bazaar, Khumjung, Khunde, Thame, Thyangboche, and Pangboche. And Phortse is the principal settlement and village in the Khumbu region, which includes the highlands of Everest.
The Khumbu Sherpa community’s economy has traditionally relied mainly on trade and livestock herding. But with the entry and flow of trekkers and mountaineering expeditions in recent decades. The Sherpa economy has become increasingly reliant on tourism.
The main and most popular way to reach Everest base camp is to fly into Lukla from Kathmandu for a 35-minute flight with amazing mountain views. Then walk into lovely Sherpa farm villages following the glacial Dudh Kosi River. And then enter the world’s highest Sagarmatha National Park at Monjo village, which was added to the list of World Heritage Sites. In 1979 and covers an area of 1,148 square kilometers with rich alpine vegetation including rhododendron.
During a trip to Sagarmatha National Park, you may encounter Himalayan Thar, Musk Deer, and Nepal’s national bird, the Danphe / Impheyan pheasant. Snow leopards, like the Yeti, are rare to spot.
From the park entrance, climb higher to reach Namche, a lovely area to relax. Especially on Saturdays when the Namche bazaar is bustling with nice lodges, hotels, restaurants, bakeries, pubs, cyber cafés, and banks. And post offices, as well as superstores and shops.
After Namche, the walk is pleasant for a few hours with magnificent views of Everest, Amadablam, and other lesser peaks. And then uphill to scenic Thyangboche Monastery with super views surrounded by green woodland. After a nice interesting tour, the walk continues heading into the wide exposed landscape leaving the tree lines behind for barren and arid terrain. as the walk leads higher, reaching our goal and highlight of the adventure at Everest base camp.
At Everest base camp, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to take in the breathtaking landscape of the Khumbu Ice Falls and glaciers, as well as the towering peaks of Lo-La and Nuptse on each side of Mt. Everest’s South Face.
Similarly, our Everest Base Camp trek culminates with a hike to the rocky Kalapathar summit, with views of Everest in the distance and standing on the adventure’s highest point at 5,545 meters.
After a fantastic time and spellbinding trip on Everest Base Camp Trekking, return to Lukla on the same path for a short sweeping flight to Kathmandu.