Join old classical trek all the way to EBC and Kalapathar in the Khumhu region
"Giri Everest Base Camp Trek is undoubtedly the best trek for spectacular mountain view of Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201 m), and Mt. Makalu (8,481 m). You will get a chance to interact with Sherpa's and learn their tradition, culture, and lifestyle. The heart-warming hospitality and gorgeous Himalayan landscape will make the trek more captivating."
Giri Everest Base Camp Trek is one of the most classical and spectacular trekking destinations of Nepal. The trail will take you to the Khumbu region where you will see the highest mountain in the world, Mt. Everest (8,848 m), which is also one of the main highlights of Everest Base Camp Trek. Along with it, you will get to witness several 8,000 meters above mountains like Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201 m), and Mt. Makalu (8,481 m). On Everest Base Camp Trekking you will also get to be close with Sherpa’s and learn their tradition, culture, and lifestyle. The heart-warming hospitality and gorgeous Himalayan landscape will make the trek even more captivating.
The trekking trail passes through Sagarmatha National Park, which has been inscribed into a list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The park is home to much rare and endangered flora and fauna such as snow leopard, Himalayan Thar, red panda, and several others. Located at a height of 5,545 meters, Kalapathar is the highest point of the trekking, which offers heavenly views of the Himalayas and Khumbu Glacier. You will also hike to Everest Base Camp (5,364 m) to see up-close the glorious south face of Mt. Everest.
This trek will begin the drive from Kathmandu to Bhandar the beautiful small town in the countryside and trek to Sete, Junbesi, Surke, Phagding, Namche Bazaar, Tengboche and continue all the way to EBC, Kalapathar finally down back to Lukla, from Lukla fly to Kathmandu ends. We highly recommend this trek to those people who have a big dream to explore the Himalayan country with nature, culture as well as the highest Himalayan region. We are really happy to show you the path of your dream in our Himalaya trail with us and let you feel the thrills of diverse Himalayan ecological beauty.
Tradition and Culture in the Everest region
You will visit many typical Sherpa villages along the way, cross thrilling suspension bridges, and walk on yak trails that are decorated with colourful prayer flags and mani wheels. The Everest Base Camp Trek will also present you Tengboche Monastery, which is the oldest and biggest monastery in the Everest region. Every year several significant Buddhist festivals are celebrated here. Additionally, this place is also famous for stunning views of Mt. Ama Dablam (6,812 m), Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Thamserku (6,623 m), Mt. Nuptse (7,861 m), and Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m).
Giri Everest Base Camp Trek difficulty
Giri Everest Base Camp Trek is a moderate trek. You will be trekking in one of the extreme regions of the world where there is no access to roadways and modern advancement. The trial will involve several ascends & descends on steep, rugged, snowy, and glacial paths that do require good stamina to trek on. Therefore, good health and physical fitness are needed to go on the trek. We will highly suggest you consult with your doctor before the commencement of the trip to know all the possibilities and risks you may face during the trip.
Why trek with Annapurna Trekking Agency?
We, Annapurna Trekking Agency is a group of professional women who are working in Travel & Tour sector of Nepal from several years. Even though our company is recently established, we are one of the active travellers of Nepal who have mapped every single trails and route. Moreover, our company’s main mission is to motivate and connect more females in the travel sector of Nepal, therefore, while travelling with us you will not only get a comprehensive package but also contribute highly in our missions.