There can be few more incredible travel experiences than trekking in Nepal. Of course, many treks in the region include the world’s tallest mountain; Mount Everest. To relax and get the most from this momentous location, be sure to choose a tour guide that you can really trust, who will inspire you and ensure that you get the most out of your trip. Easy Treks & Expedition gives you exactly this; they strive to provide a personal experience for each and every visitor and know the region inside and out.
The wonderful thing about Easy Treks & Expedition is that the guides are locals so you have a chance to learn so much about the native culture and to see the sights from a local point of view. Your safety is of paramount importance to them and their eye for detail means that nothing is left to chance and also means that you don’t miss a thing! They go above and beyond by helping to ensure that you are fully prepared for your trek, being there for you with patience and support every step of the way and often even stay in touch afterwards!
As well as Nepal, the company also run tours in Tibet and Bhutan. It’s not even just trekking, you can choose to peak climb, there are several sightseeing tours, some fabulous local culture tours including a jungle safari tour as well as religious and spiritual tours, plus a range of adventurous pursuits such as bungee jumping or rock climbing. Even better, for your truly personal experience, why not pick and choose and combine several to make your perfect trip!
Nepal is an incredible country, as well as trekking the Himalayan wilderness, you can immerse yourself in the culture and traditions of the Sherpa people on these tours. There is an intense peace to this level of isolation and remoteness. You really have the physical and mental space to soak up the breathtaking views, the wildlife and the flora and fauna. The Everest Base Camp Trek is definitely one of the most popular tours, generally run over 15 days and taking the Himalayan transporter route, the exciting tour covers more than two dozen mountains with high passes, moraines, glaciers and diversified woodland waiting to be discovered.
Your adventure starts with sightseeing and preparation in Kathmandu and then you catch a flight to the world’s most extreme airfield at Lukla Airport, you meet your guides and porters and then the trekkers then take the traditional route of Jockpey Trail to Everest Base Camp. On route, you pass Phakding, Tengboche, Lobuche and Gorakshep, pausing to acclimatise to the altitude in Namche Bazaar (known as the gateway to Mount Everest), Tengboche (whose monastery is one of the most famous in Nepal and really adds a spiritual element to your trek) and Dingboche. Whenever you stop, you will either stay in hotels or tea houses and eat in wonderful local lodges; go with wherever your guide recommends – they know all the best spots so trust their tips! Your Himalayan adventure is made even more awesome by the simply dazzling, panoramic views of mountains like Tabuche, Nuptse, Lhotse, Everest and Amadablam – get your cameras ready! After the valley of Pangboche, the tree lines start to disappear and the excitement mounts, then after Gorakshep there are no further human settlements and you know that you are well on your way. Just another 2 hours trekking and you reach Everest Base Camp. You will be totally awe-struck standing in the same spot where Sir Edmund and Norgay once stood. The sight the next morning as the sun rises from Kalapathar is equally astounding with the sun’s rays kissing the tips of snow-capped mountains, another photo-worthy moment that you’ll treasure forever.
Make a journey, the journey of your life; a trip to Everest Base Camp with Easy Treks & Expedition is a totally memorable, once in a lifetime dynamic walking holiday.