Everest Base Camp Short Trek is the lifetime opportunity to explore the natural and cultural attractions of the Khumbu region. This trekking in Nepal is the best alternative for those international trekkers who have very limited time and budget. This is the best customized Everest Base Camp trek package that offers you all the beauties of Everest region. The major highlights of this trip to Everest region are the ancient monasteries, snowcapped peaks and Sherpa cultural villages.
Although it is the shortest trek to Everest region, the rewards are not less than that you get in two weeks. It is the most reliable medium to fulfil the dream of reaching close to Mount Everest, the highest peak of the world. Himalayan flora and fauna protected in Sagarmatha National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site of Nepal are the attractions of this region. The view of the eight-thousanders: Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Cho Oyu and other glittering peaks are the most fascinating assets of this trek. You can also have the enchanting vistas of the Khumbu Glacier and the Khumbu Icefall make you Everest region trekking more memorable.
There are dozens of ethnic cultural villages reflecting the authentic Sherpa tradition, rites and rituals welcoming you in their region. Ancient monasteries like Namche Bazaar Monastery, Tenboche Monastery and Pangboche Monastery are the evidence of Tibetan Buddhist Culture. Tengboche Monastery is the largest while Pangboche Monastery is the oldest monastery of the whole Khumbu region. You can talk with the local Sherpa people to learn more about their culture, tradition and anecdotes related with them. The local organic food items prepared by the tourist-friendly and helpful Sherpa people will always remain in your memory.
Short trek to Everest Base Camp begins from Lukla, a gateway to Everest trekking and moves ahead along Namche Bazaar. Everest Base Camp Short trek itinerary prepared by Orbit Alpine Adventure has a day-acclimatization at the main trading center, Namche Bazaar. Walking gradually and cautiously with our friendly and professional trekking guide, you reach Everest Base Camp and hike to Kala Patthar. Kala Patthar is the best natural viewpoint that shows you the 360-degree panoramic view of Mt. Everest and other snowcapped peaks. After enjoying the best offers of this short trek to Everest region, you end the trekking right at Lukla.
1. Can I see Mt. Everest from the base camp?
No, you can’t see Mt. Everest from the base camp because Mt. Lhotse blocks it.
2. How many days does it take for Everest Base Camp trek?
The duration of Everest Base Camp trek depends upon your vacation you have, budget and the route you want to follow. You can do Everest Base Camp trek from three days to 22 days depending upon the trekking hours and acclimatization days. If you want to have an aerial view of the entire Khumbu region, you can do it in just three hours. Everest Base Camp helicopter tour helps you complete the Everest region in a very short time. Flight over Everest gives you the best vistas of the snowy peaks, lush valleys, glaciers, icefalls and high altitude human settlement areas.
3. Can I trek to Everest Base Camp?
Yes, you can do an organized Everest Base Camp trek and solo trek as well from three days to more than three weeks. You don’t need any previous trekking experience nor climbing expertise to do this trek. However, you must be physically fit and mentally determined to do this moderate type of trekking in the Nepalese Himalayas. Although you can do Everest Base Camp trek solo, we highly recommend you to hire a professional trekking guide. You can also book this trip via a local trekking agency of Kathmandu to get more details and further help. One among hundreds of such trekking agencies, Orbit Alpine Adventure can be the best choice as the crew of this agency is highly professional.
4. How much does it cost for Everest Base Camp trek?
The cost of Everest Base Camp trek package designed by Orbit Alpine Adventure is very reasonable with quality services. You have enough room for getting customized package of Everest Base Camp trek by consulting with our agency. For more information, contact us via email, phone call, WhatsApp or online booking facilities.