Everest Base Camp trek is one of the highest routes in the world. Everest Base Camp at the elevation of 5,364m/17,598ft. lies at the foot of Mount Everest (8,848m/29,029ft)- the highest peak in the world. And is surrounded by plummeting glaciers and 8,000-meter giants. It is a famous challenging and popular trekking destination in the Khumbu region. It ranks high among the classic treks of the world. It provides amazing mountain sceneries including Everest and Ama Dablam. You can also see the excellent ice formation located at the edge of Khumbu Glacier.
This trek provides an opportunity to embark on an epic journey that Sir Edmund Hillary & Tenzing Norgay set off in 1953. In 16-Days Everest Base Camp trek you experience breathtaking mountains views. Likewise, you will catch glimpse of the life of the world-famous mountain climbers. And entering Sagarmatha National Park and many more interesting things. While hiking over hills & valleys, you experience some thrilling moments. Especially, crossing suspension bridges dangling over deep gorges are awesome.
Everest Base Camp trek is not only famous to see the top of the world. It also popular for the Khumbu Himalayan glacier, beautiful landscape, ancient Tibetan monasteries, green forest & wild animals with surrounding by more the 25 Himalayan peaks of Everest region. This trek leads trekkers through the homelands of the Sherpa people. Here you get to see Buddhist monasteries and close up views of Mt. Everest with Ama Dablam, Lhotse, Nuptse. These mountains are considered to be the most beautiful mountain in the Khumbu Himalayan region.
16 Days Everest Base Camp trekking has an extraordinary route in Everest region. EBC-16 Days trekking includes the Chhukung valley & pass through Chhukung Ri pass. You get the closeup view of Mt. Everest from eastern sight at Kalapatthar and western sight at Chhukung Ri. The trek to EBC starts from Kathmandu with the thrilling scenic flight to Lukla. Then the trek commenced to Phakding and popular Namche Bazaar, the gateway of Everest Base Camp. Besides that, this trek takes you to some popular Himalayan monastery Tengboche. You pass through Dingboche, Chhukung Valley and climb Chhukung pass. Crossing Chhukung pass & Gorakshep reach the Everest Base Camp, the main destination of the trek. Then hike to another destination Kalapatthar and enjoy the splendid mountains view and sunrise from here.
Most high altitude treks have at least one acclimation day. So our 16 Days Everest Base Camp trek consists of two days’ acclimation day, one at Namche and another in Dingboche. Acclimation day in Namche consists hike to the Everest Viewpoint and get to see the first glimpse of Mount Everest. Moreover, you climb to the word’s highest airstrip at 3,700m/12,139ft. Hiking bit further you get to see the Mount Everest standing behind the other enormous peaks of the earth. You can see Lhotse, Changri, and Nuptse surrounding the highest mountain in the world. So, the trek to the Everest Base Camp is perfect for vacation. And will have a beautiful life long experience.