‘cultural and scenic trek to the base of world highest mountains’
Everest Base Camp Trek with EncountersNepal expert service leads you to world’s highest spot on these overwhelming trekking destinations, as Everest Base Camp Trek offers spectacular scenery with various trekking mode of grade from moderate down and up hills, as the walk progress leading to adventurous grade of trekking, on leaving the main villages and beautiful forest areas.
Since the conquest of Mt. Everest in 29th May 1953 by late Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa, it has been a popular adventure destination to Everest Base Camp.
Everest Base Camp Trek starts with a sweeping scenic short flight to Lukla the door to Everest Base Camp, from here impressive trekking visiting cultural and traditional villages of the highlanders populated by approximately 3,000 of the famed Sherpa people whose lives are interwoven with the teaching of Buddhism. The main settlements are Namche Bazaar, Khumjung, Khunde, Thame, Thyangboche, Pangboche and Phortse.
Walk continues with daily views of Everest and other fabulous snow capped, mountains, Mt. Everest also known with native names Chomolungma in Tibetan and Sherpa language, Nepali calls Sagarmatha in both languages it means the same “The Great Mother” The whole area Khumbu and Everest is protected by Sagarmatha National Park , which is listed in the World Heritage Sites making as one of the world’s highest National Park.
Route to Everest Base Camp can be reached with various options as per your interest and time durations from the classic route from Jiri or Arun Valley, whatever the routes are of your choice EncountersNepal will take you on the scenic trekking trail visiting interesting cultural villages and into enchanting forest of rhododendron, firs and pines and visiting old impressive heritage monasteries, with many fabulous area’s to choose around Khumbu and trek to Everest Base Camp.
This Everest Base Camp trek includes a fantastic view points at Kalapathar a mind blowing views of Mt. Everest with other high mountains can be seen from this highest point at 5,545 meters, and the route to Everest base camp involves walking on moraine and glaciers with excellent views of Khumbu icefalls with tip of Mt. Everest between Lho La and Nuptse mountains.
After an exciting and memorable time in the high lands of Khumbu and Everest Base Camp trek heading back to Lukla for the flight back to Kathmandu with great adventure and memories Everest Base Camp Trek with Encounter Nepal great services.
For more details and information please contact us at encountersnepal.com and we will help you to plan the trip to Everest area whatever your interest and duration are…….