Everest Base Camp Trek Departures 2021

Everest Base Camp Trek Departures 2021

Everest Base Camp Trek Departures 2020

Everest Base Camp Trek Departures 2020

Everest Base Camp Trek Departures 2019

Everest Base Camp Trek Departures 2019

Trekking in Nepal 2020

Trek Nepal Himalayas 2020

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Pikey Peak Trek

Pikey Peak Trek
Pikey Peak Trek: Kimkim

Pikey peak trek is a short hiking trail in lower khumbu region. This sherpa cultural trekking trail takes you to the tallest peak located in solu. From the top of the hill, you will have excellent mountain views and has been developed as sunrise view point.

Pikey peak trek is newly lunched walking trail that offers the authentic Sherpa culture, serene natural beauty and the beautiful mountain views. It is less tourist eco trekking route in Everest region.

Pikey Peak Trek Itinerary

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Everest Base Camp Trek Difficulty

Everest Base Camp Trek comes under the category of a strenuous trek, but is a great trek in terms of Everest view, so is there any trek in this world other than Everest Base Camp Trek that can show you the view of the highest mountain of the world from the closest distance. NO. Since this trek takes you to the base of the world’s highest mountain, this trek itself is an achievement to you – your lifetime achievement. Because you are heading to the base of the world’s tallest mountain, of course, there will be some difficulties.

Everest Base Camp Trek is a long hike, that is, 2 weeks. Now these weeks also include your arrival and departure days in and from Nepal. For two weeks, you must have a strong determination as well as a basic fitness because you will be ascending to an altitude of 5555 m and covering a distance of 65 km, that is, from Lukla, the starting point of Everest Base Camp Trek. Someday, you walk 5 km, someday 15 km or someday 3 hours, someday 5 hours, and someday 9 hours. The trekking route is steep and rocky as well as icy and snowy, depending upon the season and goes up and down. In the up and down, you need to take a rest. You heart also beats.

Altitude Mountain Sickness (AMS) is another difficulty of Everest Base Camp Trek, which will show its affect as you reach 3000 m plus. At this altitude, oxygen is thin. The major symptoms are Nausea, vomiting , loss of appetite, insomnia, persistent headache, dizziness, light headedness, confusion, disorientation, drunken gait, weakness, fatigue, lassitude, heavy legs, slight swelling of hands and face, difficulty in breathing, and reduction in urination. The best way to deal with Altitude Mountain Sickness is to drink a lot of water. To deal with AMS, the trek guide also carries a First-Aid Box. If you suffer from it severely, then you should descend to a lower altitude. In case of severe AMS, you will be airlifted to Kathmandu. AMS has no relation to trekker’s fitness, age, and sex because trekker may or may not suffer from it.

Monday, June 18, 2018

Hike to Everest Base Camp

Everest Base Camp Trek

Climbing Mount Everest can not be reachable for all trekkers who are dreaming of world's highest mountain peak but their dreams may come true hiking to its foothills ie up-to Base Camp. Trekking and Hiking to Everest base camp is a worldwide popular trip in Khumbu region of Nepal. This exciting and famous trips has lured thousands of trekkers all the year around.

For your amazing trip, you can book via any trekking agencies in Kathmandu, pick one of the government listed trekking companies from TAAN website. Before dealing the best rates, make sure about the trekking guide/porter, duration, services, accommodation, flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and to Kathmandu and best seasons. Either, you can go online search about Everest base camp trek or hike to Everest base camp or read one of the best Everest Base Camp blog.

Situated at an elevation of 5,364 meters (17,598 feet), Everest Base Camp hike is a tea house trip and offer the best mountain scenery of the world's highest peaks in the Himalayas. There are a lots of things to know before you go for Everest Base Camp trek. Read our Everest base camp facts for details.

When to Go

Although hike to Everest Base Camp can be made all the time in a year but there are main two season that are best for Mountain views and excellent experience. The best time for trekking to Everest Base Camp are between early September to November and March to May. Trekking during off season may cause risk sometime but with the proper planning, you can even do during these time.

How Much does Everest Base Camp Hiking Cost?

Depending upon the levels of comfort, the total cost of the trip may be different. There are different packages available for Everest Base Camp Trek: Budget Everest Base Camp Trek and Luxury Everest Base Camp Trek. There are many factors affecting cost of Everest Base Camp Hike.

How difficult is to hike Everest Base Camp?

Hiking to Everest Base Camp is challenging and adventurous too. Moreover it is exciting trip and offers the best mountain views, Sherpa land, alpine forests and sceneries. Get detail information about the Everest Base Camp difficulty level here >>>.

Monday, March 5, 2018

Everest Base Camp Flight - Kathmandu Lukla Kathmadu

If you are planning trek to Everest Base Camp, you need not to worry about flight to Nepal. Nepal has good connection with almost every country of the world via airline services. Most of the commercial airlines lands at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. For this, you can either book a ticket yourself or ask to Trekking Agencies in Kathmandu for ticket services. One more thing, you need to fly to Lukla (domestic) for Everest Base Camp Trek. You can make the ticket of Kathmandu Lukla Kathmandu flight after arriving in Nepal. If you do not want to fly, you can go on Bus ride to Jiri and then to Everest Base Camp.

Sunday, March 4, 2018

Visa to Visit Nepal - Everest Base Camp Trek

Visiting in Nepal for Everest Base Camp Trek is easy way ie you will get the visa immediately after arriving at the Tribhuvan International Airport of Nepal from Immigration. Or you can get the visa from Immigration from the entry points ie via border of Tibet and India.

For Nepal visiting visa, you need to have following things with you.
Valid passport of approximately 6 months of validity.
Two passport size photos
Visa fees in cash
Visa Application Form, download from here >>>http://online.nepalimmigration.gov.np/tourist-visa

Visa fees
25USD or similar type of convertible currency for a period of 15days
40USD or similar type of convertible currency for a period of 30days
100USD or similar type of convertible currency for a period of 90days
If you are one of the SAARC nationals’ tourists, you may get free visa for maximum 30 days
Indian nationals do not require any Visa. However, if they visit the country via air, they should show a validated identification proof, which may be anything such as citizenship certificate or passport. In addition, children below 10 years age do not require showing any of the identification certificates.

Entry Points to Nepal
Kathmandu: Tribuvan International Airport
Indian Borders: Nepalgunj, Krishnanagar, Pashupatinagar, Sunauli, Birgunj and Kakarvitta
Chinese Border: Kodari, Kerung

Everest Base Camp Packing Lists

Before trekking to Everest Base Camp, you should make sure to have the following packing checklists depending on the time or season you are planning to visit. Here are the packing lists that you need to have during summer and winter months.

A) Wearable Items
Warm fleece hat
Scarf or sun hat
Thin and lightweight inner socks
Thick and warm wool hiking socks
Hiking boots and camp shoes
Gaiters to hike during winter season
Gloves of both lightweight and heavyweight
Breathable sports undergarments
Lightweight long pants made from cotton
Wool pants or fleece pants
Waterproof shell pants
Fleece pullover or jacket
Fleece wind-stopper jacket
Breathable and waterproof shell jacket

B) Accessories
Sleeping bags of lightweight and good quality plus rated to zero degree of Fahrenheit
Headlamps with powerful batteries and spare bulbs
Trekking bags
Basic first aid box/kit
Large size of plastic bags
Trekking Poles
Toiletries and water bottles
Personal hygiene, such as tissues or toilet roll, wet or baby wipes, anti-bacterial type of hand wash

Thursday, November 9, 2017

How to minimize Everest Base Camp Trekking Cost?

Everest Base Camp Trek Cost
Everest Base Camp Trekking Trail

Everest Base Camp Trekking is the dream trek for every trekker who visits in Nepal but everyone cannot do this because of its difficulty, trekking cost, and altitude sickness. While talking about the trekking cost, Everest Base Camp trek is an expensive hiking route.

Are you looking for Budget Everest Base Camp Trek? here we have some tips for you minimizing the trekking cost to Mount Everest Base Camp.

Kathmandu Hotel
Kathmandu is the main touristic hub of the nation so you can find high ranges of hotels in the city. There is budget tourist standard hotel to deluxe star-rated hotels and resorts. To minimize the cost, you can stay in a twin sharing room of the budget hotel.

Air Ticket (Kathmandu Lukla Kathmandu)
The air ticket for your trekking guide will be shared up to 6 pax so if you are traveling in a group of 6 pax, then the cost will be minimized.

Guide, Porter Charge/Salary
The guide salary will be shared with a group of 6 people but if you are traveling alone, it will be high to you. To arrange a group with your family and friends and minimize the trekking cost. Normally, the trekking guide cost is 25-30 USD $ a day and porter salary is about 15-20 USD $. 1 porter will carry 2 people luggage.

The transportation cost also will be shared in a group so minimize your cost by joining a group.

If you are planning for Everest Base Camp Trekking, please contact us.