1. Trekking – Everest Basecamp

This is one of the most popular trek in the world. You get eye popping close proximity to the Everest.

Facts

Duration: About 17 days

Seasons: Mid Mar to Mid May & Mid Sep till Mid Dec

Grade: Challenging trek

Options
  1. Everest short trek – it can be a luxury short trek in the Everest region to see the mighty Mt. Everest and culture of Sherpas in the foot of some of the tallest mountains in the world.
  2. Heli Trek – A flight to the basecamp of Everest on a chartered helicopter with gourmet breakfast and lunch in the mountain region.
  3. Extend trek to Amadablam basecamp
  4. Combine Everest basecamp trek to Gokyo lakes to make it a circuit trek

Other Information

Places of Interest – agarmatha national park, Hilarry hospital, school and Tanbochey monastery

Culture – Buddhism and Sherpa traditions

History

  • trekking is along a historical trade route between Tibet, Nepal and India
  • migration of Sherpas in the area from Tibet
  • spreading of Buddhism in Everest region

Festival – Mani Rimdu festival – around Oct every year

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