Everest base camp trek is one of the most popular adventure mountain journeys in Nepal. It is the 4th most famous Himalayan trek in the world, according to the Lonely Planet. Everest base camp trekking trail is quiet for one year because of COVID 19 pandemic. There are thousands of adventure trekkers from all around the world during the busy hiking season in Nepal.
The regular Everest base camp trek trail leads after taking a short flight to Lukla from Kathmandu. Although, you have options to start the base camp trek via overland. Drive to Jiri on a bus or Salleri on a jeep also leads the Everest base camp trip from Kathmandu.
Right after landing at Tenzin-Hilary airport in Lukla, the base camp trek in Nepal goes to Phakding. Then the trip goes to Namche Bazaar and higher more to the base camp. Lukla to Everest base camp trek is a 12 days mountain trip from Kathmandu to Kathmandu. It takes eight days to reach the base camp from Kathmandu, including two acclimatize rest days on the way up. After visiting the base camp, you will trek back the same way to Lukla in 3 long days trek and fly out.
Everest base camp trekking trail is inside the Sagarmatha national park. The Sagarmatha national park is a natural UNESCO world site in Nepal.
September to November in autumn and March to May in spring in spring are the best seasons for the Everest base camp trek. December offers the best weather for clear visibility, but it is a cold month. There are fewer trekkers after December during the winter. From late May to mid-September will be lots of rainy days. So these timings are not perfect for the Everest base camp trek.
Everest base camp trek offers the world’s great Himalayan experience and more. The whole trip may not be a pic of a cake for everyone with some difficulties, but it is an absolute adventure mountain tour.
Exploring the Everest Himalaya and reaching the world’s highest mountain base camp can be a goal of trekkers. Not only the mountains, but there are also lots to see and feel on the Everest base camp trek. Vantage viewpoints like Kala Patthar, Everest view hotel, Tengboche hill, and Nangkat-Tsang hill offer phenomenal Himalayan vistas on the Everest base camp trek.
Experiencing the local Sherpa culture, lifestyle, and visiting traditional villages, also the attraction of the Everest base camp Kala Patthar trek. There are some ancient historic Buddhist monasteries and more shrines to explore during the trip.
Everest Base Camp Trek with Local Company
Booking the Everest base camp trek directly with a local company is 100% safe and reliable cost. You can book online, and your payment will be secure. There are hundreds of local agencies in Nepal who are organizing the Everest base camp trek from Nepal.
Not only to save money, but it will also be a great support to the Nepalese local economy if you book your Everest base camp trek with a local company. It will be easy to communicate about the tour if you go with the local agency. They have well-field experience and updated information.
Booking the Everest base camp trek with overseas companies will be mostly the group tour. You need to follow the group rule, in this case, so you might not enjoy your vacation. You can book the trip with a local company at any time as your available dates and requirements.
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Frolic Adventure operates small and large groups of trekkers to the Everest Himalayas. We can make the best itinerary of the Everest base camp trek according to your time and physical fitness. Experienced and knowledgeable English-speaking guide leads the trip to make your trip memorable. Also, we provide friendly and helpful trekking crews for your trip. We do our best to make your Everest base camp trek memorable and a lifetime experience.