Everest Base Camp Trek is not just about being on top of the world but it’s about facing the challenges that come by to achieve the dream of being on the top! The never-ending rough paths that wind up and down in the high altitude with thin air, the journey is not a simple undertaking. The trek to Everest Base Camp in Nepal is among the most famous treks in the world and attracts tens of thousands of trekkers each year. The classic trek route from Lukla to Everest Base Camp is beautiful but has become quite crowded and over-developed. Here are some highly recommended alternatives that take you off the beaten path and let you experience Mt Everest in ways that few people do.
It’s a path full of challenges and at times you may question your sanity if your decision for the trek was wise? But the breathtaking views of the mountains in such a wild attire will keep you going! As you move along, the changing landscape from green farmland, dense rhododendron forest, alpine vegetation to dry and barren land in the backdrop of the towering wild mountains, you will admit that your choice for the Everest Base Camp Trek was worth it. Despite all those physical and mental challenges, the trophy of being on top of the world – Mt Everest is the proudest moment that you will hold for a lifetime.
During this trek to Everest, you will have the opportunity to meet cheerful Sherpa people, spending nights in teahouse lodges set against soaring altitudes, enjoying local gastronomy and get acquaintance to Sherpa culture and hardy lifestyles while enjoying the majestic landscape of mountains and Sherpa country. For the first visit to Nepal who wants a glimpse of the world’s highest peak and the mighty Himalayas, it should be on the bucket list.
- Trek to one of the most popular routes in the Everest region
- Experience the local Sherpa culture and traditions
- Up-close encounters with the grandeur of Mt. Everest and its towering neighbor
- Stunning views of the world’s highest mountains including Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Cho-Yu and many more
- Enjoy continuous breathtaking views of magnificent Himalayan ranges along the trek