About Everest Base Camp Trekking
This is the easiest of our lodge trekking adventures and may involve walking for up to 5 -6 hrs per day. You are likely to cover between six to 15 kilometers per day, over hilly terrain, on well-defined trails. Altitudes may exceed 5364 meters and this trek involves multiday walking for up to 16 days. A good level of fitness is required.
An Everest Base Camp Trek is the adventure of a lifetime, a journey for those whose dreams soar higher than even the clouds. Miles from cars, conveniences, and daily luxuries, you'll saturate your spirit in natural beauty and stretch your personal endurance beyond what you thought possible. The path begins in ancient Kathmandu, where you'll relax and explore the city at your leisure while anticipating your ascent. Your trek to Everest Base Camp at 5,364m (over 3.5 miles!) to the base of the world's tallest mountain will bring you over suspension bridges spanning chasms of thin air, through hidden Buddhist monasteries, and into the heart of the warm, rugged Sherpa culture. As you travel alongside thrill seekers and photographers from all over the globe, you'll spy Cho Oyu, Lhotse, and Makalu, three of earth's 10 tallest peaks! You'll rest easy at night in cozy, traditional teahouses knowing that our experienced, knowledgeable guides and porters are there to ensure the safest, most enjoyable, most fascinating experience possible. You'll support local economies and put back into the local communities.
Departure: October 2024