Mount Everest, known as earths highest mountain above sea level, measuring 8848 meters or 29,029 feet, is a dream destination for those who love wilderness and adventure! Trekking Mount Everest Base Camp will be an experience to remember! This incredible adrenaline rush trek with jaw dropping scenery and incredible natural attractions will bring a lifetime of memories. You will experience the Sherpa culture and experience a flight to one of the world’s most extreme airports known as Tenzing Hillary Airport. Once you are gathered with the trekking crew, you will begin walking on the famous Himalayan trail. Here, you will get to feel the beautiful Phakding hamlet near the Dudhkoshi River before heading towards the Sherpa hub known as Namche Bazaar (at 3440 m).
The first view of Mount Everest will be seen once you reach the vice summit of the green lush forest hill above Larpchen bridge. Learning to acclimate to the high altitude trekking takes some getting used to. You will be trekking with a highly experienced team of mountain guides, who will take you to the Everest View Hotel as part of the acclimatization process. It will be an incredible time to rejoice in the panoramic mountains like Amadablam, Thamserku, Nuptse, Lhotse, Everest, Tabuch and others from the comfort of your own balcony at the hotel. Along the lush green trail, you will see incredible alpine trees like pine, juniper and rhododendron. From here you will see the sacred Tengoche Monastery, where you will get blessings from the monks!
Trekking Mount Everest Base Camp
Then you will trek towards the windy valley of Dingboche, where more rest is needed (4400 m) to get acclimatized. Next stop is Nagarshan Hill at 5100 m. See incredible views of the Lobuche and Pumori throughout the hike of the trail. You will see the memorial of intrepid mountaineers such as Rob Hall, Babu Chhiri, Scott Fischer and others at Thukla Pass. The next part of the trek is along the moraines, where you will pass by Lobuche towards Gorakshep, which then reaches the glorious and coveted Everest Base Camp at 5365 m. This iconic place is where you will want to leave your footprints, take good photos and experience the beautiful Himalayan sunrise from Kalapathar (5545 m).
Traversing the same trail, your journey will be to Lukla for the flight to Kathmandu.
This incredible breathtaking journey trekking Everest Base Camp is with a highly experienced trekking crew with Mantra Adventure, who know these Himalayas and Khumbu region to give you a true and beautiful journey of this incredible place on the planet.
Some of the incredible trip highlights trekking Mount Everest Base Camp
- Closest View of The World’s Tallest Mountain, Mount Everest
- Watch the sunrise at Kalapathar from 5550 m
- Incredible Moraines and Glaciers
- Visit the Sherpa Villages
- Most Popular Himalayan Walking Trail
- Blessings from the monks at the sacred Tengoche Monastery
- Beautiful Suspension Bridges and Forests
- See the World’s Most Extreme Airport
- Licensed From Nepal Government, Nepal Tourism Board, TAAN
- PAN registered company
- Experienced guides with government licenses
- Customizable Trip Packages
- Flexible Cancellation and Trip Change Policy