Nepal Everest Base Camp Trekking

Nepal Everest Base Camp Trekking offer some of the great snapshots of world’s highest mountain. Talking about Everest Base Camp Trekking there is several alternatives trail from Kathmandu which last minimum of eleven-day trip to month long holidays too. Mount Everest, highest mountain in the world lies close to Tibet sharing a border between Nepal and Tibetan Plateau.With less technical trails as well as absent of difficult high alpine passes creates opportunity trekking throughout the year although during winter it might be covered by snow, some time rainy but is accessible with small efforts. Entire Khumbu area is high alpine area as it had average elevation of 3500 m in entire Solukhumbu district. If you are looking for Everest Base Camp Trekking from Lukla then you will encounter with elevation of 2610 m on first night at Phakding and 5140 m at Gorakshep final destination of trekking on search for Everest Base Camp. Apart from Everest Base Camp there are several trekking itinerary with Everest Region, here is a useful link about possible alternatives itinerary and trails that is worth to browse at least once; Everest Region Trek
 
Mt. Everest Base Camp Pictures are the best to be framed as well as for snapshot on family album, we recommend you to collect piece of stone too from Everest Base Camp during Nepal Everest Base Camp Trekking that you can put along with Mt. Everest Base Camp Picture. Here is some collection of picture taken during Everest Base Camp Trekking Trail, hope you will enjoy our collection of Mt. Everest Base Camp Pictures.Here is some awesome picture collected during Nepal Everest Base Camp Trekking that are from late night to early morning trying to capture some perfect mountains from Khumbu including Mount Everest too.

Mount Amadablam during Everest Base Camp Trekking

Fig - West face of Amadalam, often known as Mother Mountain

Mount Ama Dablam that lies south toward Mount Everest is one hell of technical mountain to climbs in entire Khumbu Region as Everest is technically more easier to summit that Ama Dablam. This is from west face of Mount Ama Dablam seen somewhere near from Pangboche and almost ready to take a power nap with dazzling sunlight.

kalapatthar Nepal

Fig - Last settlment on Everest, Gorakshep. Everest Base Camp is just couple of hour walk from here
 
This is last village or settlement on way to Everest Base Camp Trekking that is named as Gorakshep which is final gateway for both Mount Everest Base Camp and Kalapatthar, as seen on the picture we can see some trail toward grassy hill which is way toward Kalapatthar, that lies exactly below the summit of Mount Pumori, highest mountain on the picture on corner.

Everest Base Camp Pheriche

Fig - As seen from Nagarjun Hill during acclimatization day in Dingboche with glaciel lake of Taboche
 
This is Mount Taboche as seen from acclimatization day in Dingboche, we can see small glacial lakes on left button corner from where trail further leads toward Chola Pass and Gokyo Valley. Mountain seems like smoking with smoke coming out from its summit that is quite frequent scenario on this mountain because of its narrow summit area.

Mount Amadablam to Everest from right to left

Fig - One of the best picture of Tengboche Monastery with Amadablam on right and Everest on left with Lhotse

This mind-blowing picture was taken on full moon night with Tengboche monastery, Mount Ama Dablam, Huge Lhotse Wall and Summit of Mount Everest. Taken little bit backyard side of Tengboche monastery this is one of the best pictures ever taken in Everest, no doubt.

Taboche Peak on late afternoon

Fig - Perfect snapped, Mount Taboche somewhere near from monastery of Tengboche
 
Same smoking picture of Taboche taken in night, which is about to touch the moon, bordering Gokyo Valley and Khumbu Valley it is starting ridge of Chola Pass too. Different view of Mount Taboche can be observed from Tengboche Monastery, very close view toward North.

Commonly snapped shot of Mount Everest

Fig - Common shot as seen from Namche to Tengboche, Monastery lies on dark part of frame beneath
 
On the way to Tengboche this picture was taken where we need to search for Tengboche Monastery on black line of button of frame, huge Lhotse wall with summit of Mount Everest on background.

Mount Everest Base Camp Trek

Fig - Mount Amadablam as seen from short hike toward Nagarjun Hill from Dingboche

Again Mount Ama Dablam, probably one of the beautiful mountain in Khumbu which looks like changing its shape in every walk, as we had already post west face of same mountain just above, now it is north ridge of Mount Ama Dablam as seen from Dingboche, just a bit up.

Namche Bazar

Fig - Aerial view of Namche in night, on the way from Namche to Syangmoche
 
Namche Bazar, capital or headquarter of Khumbu is one big hotel area even on the picture we can see glow of Namche during night where hotel are almost full with trekkers turning electricity on, it’s a aerial view of Namche on the way to Syangmoche Airstrips.

Kalapatthar Nepal

Fig - Trekkers descending from Kalapatthar after sunrise on top of the world
 
Trekkers descending back from Gorakshep after witnessing sunrise over top of the world, as we can see on the picture hotels in Gorakshep, Khumbu glaciers and long Himalayan range where Khongma La Pass exist to traverse toward Chukung, gateway to Island Peak.

Mount Everest, Kalapatthar

Fig - Mount Everest as seen from Kalapatthar
 
West Face of Mount Everest with yellow band just below it summit, with is western satellite Mount Lola and part of picky Nuptse on right portion of frame. Summit of Mount Everest is just a bare rock where there is never adequate snow like other lower elevation mountain, not of Everest if we see Makalu, Lhotse they are all similar black rock with few snow line.

If you are planning for Nepal Everest Base Camp Trekking, then here is some topic worth to discuss before planning a trip fro Nepal Everest Base Camp Trekking. The first to be picked is gear for Everest base camp trek

Gear for Everest Base Camp Trek


Before heading for Everest Base Camp Trek, there are some things you need to arrange like shoes, jackets, sleeping bag, thermal, gaiters, crampon or even ice axe during some high passes in Nepal Everest Base Camp Trekking which we collectively called gear for Everest base camp cam trek. Here is list of things we need to arrange before trekking.
 
# Good size trekking bag
# Ankle boots
# Gaiters if its is rainy season or winter
# Crampon for Chola Pass in winter especially
# Good down jackets
# Good sleeping bag
# Pair of thick as well as thin trouser
# Pair of thick as well as thin t-shirts
# Thermal inner wear
# Water pouch

How to train for Everest Base Camp Trek


As people from Europe, Australia and State as well as most part of Asia are leaving on sea level as they enter on Kathmandu it will be already 1300 m from sea level, next day flight to Lukla that will be 2840 m from sea level, Namche 3440 m, Tengboche 3860 m eventually Everest Base Camp at 5368 m so here question might arise like, do I need to trail for Everest Base Camp Trek or not, if yes then How to train for Everest Base Camp Trek. Definitely one needs to be in good shape for Everest Base Camp Trekking, as well as certain level of physical stamina is needed, here are two idea for How to train for Everest base camp trek.
 
# Regular jogging almost before a month, do some short hike on weekends start drinking enough water regularly are early preparation of trek.
 
# There are some scientific labs where artificial altitude rooms are designed with reduced pressure and lower oxygen rate where one can take a real experience of higher elevation which helps a lot on preparation mentally.

Everest Base Camp Trek Season


There exist four different seasons on Everest Region, so we can discuss a bit about Everest Base Camp Trek Season here depending on seasonal weather. December to February is considered as winter season in Everest Region, so it is not a suitable Everest Base Camp Trek Season similar to this June to August is also unsuitable because of massive rainfall as well as snowfall on higher elevation area. So best time period on one year is from September to November and March to May. Comparatively September to November is considered as best season. Here is a list of best Everest Base Camp Trek Season
 
#1 Best September to November
#2 Best March to May
#3 Best December to February
#4 Best June to August

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