- World Famous Everest Base Camp
- Amazing Himalayan views, including Mt. Everest from Kalapatthar
- Visiting sherpa villages of Namche, Khumjung, Khunde and Dingboche
- Visiting the biggest and oldest monastery of the region, Tengboche
Many people dream of conquering Everest (8848m), but not all can succeed. Luckily, we can take you very close to the dream to Everest Base Camp, (5364m.)-to the foot of the world’s highest mountain
This trek offers not only the thrill and experience of the most adventurous trek in the world but also the chance to meet the local Sherpa people and become immersed in their rich cultural heritage. The thrill and excitement of the trek will become a lifelong memory from the very beginning. Starting with a flight through the huge mountainous walls of the Himalayas to the small landing strip high up at Lukla and then commencing the trek to the majestic Mount Everest. The trail runs through the Sagarmatha National Park, where the most diverse flora and fauna of the mountainous region can be seen. From mountain pines to blooming Rhododendrons and at higher altitudes the vulnerable and rare red pandas can be seen.
On the journey you will pass through the famous Tyanbouche monastery amongst others, and have the opportunity to experience the peaceful and harmonious atmosphere of the monks who live there. Also along the trail there are several Sherpa villages offering a great opportunity to interact with the local people and learn about their culture and way of life.
As climbing higher the dramatic landscape changes. From Lobuche, you will walk amongst frozen rivers in anicy wilderness. When you reach Everest Base Camp (5364m), you will be surrounded by panoramic views of the mountains, including Mt Nuptse and the Khumbu glacier and or course the majestic and awe inspiring Mt Everest.
The next day you can visit Kalapathar (5550m) and from the summit iadmire the magnificent views of Everest and the stunning Nuptse, Amadablam and Pumori mountains as well as the Khumbu glacier. Although this is one of the most beautiful and popular treks, it is also somewhat challenging and some physical fitness will be required. When start out to admire the world’s most famous mountain one must be prepared to face these challenges and embrace and enjoy the adventures that will come with it.
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Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer to our hotel, where we’ll gather for an orientation. Spend the following day discovering medieval Kathmandu. Venture into Pashupatinath and visit Nepal’s largest Buddhist stupa, the Bodhnath Stupa, both part of UNESCO’s World Heritage site.