Everest Base Camp Trek
Rising to the unsurpassed height of 8,848m, Mount Everest evokes admiration in climbers and non climbers alike. Many trekkers from around the world call Everest Base Camp their dream destination, and rightly so. Offering both the challenge of the harsh high altitude environment and a reward of the finest scenery, this neighborhood of the highest peaks in the world will leave you with memories to treasure for a lifetime.
If you want to walk in the footsteps of past explorers and experience the excitement of such expedition, our Everest Base Camp Trek is right for you.
Starting from Lukla (2,860 m) we will trek along the Dudh Koshi river valley to Namche Bazaar (3,440 m). Being the largest village of the region Namche offers many amenities you won’t find higher up. You can find a karaoke bar here as well as internet cafes and numerous gear and souvenir shops. We will take an acclimatization day in Namche before continuing towards Kalla Pathar (5,545 m) and Everest Base Camp (5,364 m). But before we reach our destination the trail will lead us through numerous villages and your guide will point out many interesting facts about the local people and their culture.
For many a journey to Everest Base Camp is a trek of a lifetime; however, this route is not suitable for everybody. Walking along this trek involves many ups and downs on uneven rocky trails which becomes increasingly harder with gaining altitude. You have to be reasonably fit to attempt this trek. Every year, many people have to turn before reaching their final destination because they underestimated the challenge of this trail. We don’t want this to happen to you. If you are concerned about the difficulty of this route, please contact our office or any of our worldwide representatives who will be happy to share their own experiences and give you tips on what training you might consider before you set your foot on this trail to increase your comfort and chance of success.