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10 Amazing Facts about Everest Base Camp trek

Travel Tips - Ross French - July 15, 2023

Everest Base Camp

Do you want to pick a sight of the beautiful spectacle of the Himalayas with the accompaniment of Buddhist Monasteries and Sherpa Culture? If Yes, Everest Base Camp is just the right place to venture for you.

Everest Base Camp is one of the most visited regions in the Himalayas. The trek starts and finishes at Lukla, an airstrip to the south of the region better known as the ‘Gateway to Everest.’

The trek takes off from Lukla. You will get started on a morning flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. The trek follows the Dudh Kosi valley route to the Sherpa capital of Namche Bazar. From Namche, you trek along a high path from where you have the first good view of Everest.

After that, you will visit several monasteries to reach the Khumbu Glacier. You reach your destination Everest Base Camp at the foot of the Khumbu ice falls. Continue Reading

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