Everest Base Camp Trek is one of the most popular tourist destinations of Nepal. It is famous for its high mountain peaks Mount Everest, Lhotse, Gokyo Ri and beautiful hills. The Everest Base Camp Trek – 12 days of Nepal is extremely popular among the trekkers. This trek gives the most exotic views of Mount Everest. It also allows you to experience the friendly culture of Khumbu Valley when you visit the Sherpa villages, the Sherpa people, and also the Buddhist monasteries. In the year 2013 over 35,000 people had trekked to this region.
The amalgamation of the breathtaking beauty, amazing culture, warmth of the hospitality of the Nepalese people, along with a personal sense of achievement makes the trek to the Everest Base Camp an unforgettable one.
Things to Keep in Mind
There are certain things that you need to keep in mind when you are trekking to the Everest Base Camp. Use water purification tablets for drinking water. It is much safer than buying bottled water for drinking from the lodges and the hotels.
The altitude can have an effect on anybody and make them sick. Watch out for the signs of altitude sickness which includes symptoms like dizziness, sleeplessness, breathlessness, loss of appetite and headache. Keep some medicines for this. Food becomes scanty with the increase in height, so take ample snacks along with you. Also carry enough cash, for it might come handy at any time. Last but not the least; you should stay positive during your trek.
In Everest Region Trek, there are optional trek as per the time duration. For your optional trekking in Everest Area, Everest View Trek – 5 days, Dingbohe Trek, Everest Instant View Trek – 7 days, Khumjung Village Trek, Gokyo lake and Valley Trek – 11 days, 3 passes trek in Everest Region, Everest Base Camp – 12 days, Tyangboche Trek and Everest and Gokyo Lake Trek – 17 days.
Some package tour also popular for traveler to visit in Nepal like as All Nepal Package tour, Exotic Tour, Himalayan tour.