Rapid Everest Base Camp Trek enables all trekkers to encounter the massive attractiveness of the backdrop of Khumbu region flora and fauna with Sherpa's unique culture. In the same period furnishing awe-inspiring scenery of Khumbu glacier, Icefall and 3 out of 8 highest Himalayas in the world which is above 8000m.
South Rapid Everest Base Camp Trek brings hikers along the Dudhkoshi River valleys and foot of Khumbu Himalayas including Lhotse, Makalu, Mt. Everest, and other dozens of Himalayas vistas.
This traditional Everest Base Camp trek is not only the Himalayas hiking but also is the premier way to traverse the unique Sherpa culture, the world's high altitude elevated teahouses stay trip. Furthermore, by exploring Khumjung, Tengboche, Pangboche, and Khunde, trekkers can feel the emotional attachments of local Sherpa climbers. The vistas of the Khumbu Himalayas along with the emotional connection with Sherpa locals are awesome lifetime achievements.
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During these Nepal treks, alpine hikers have a great opportunity to visit Tyangboche and other monasteries which helps to learn about enlightenment and civilization from the ancient period in Everest Region that was persistent.
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Factors tendering to foster ever-lasting memories during Rapid Everest Base Camp Trek
Rapid Everest Base Camp Trek is obvious to endow hikers with tremendous Everest Region mountain visuals. But no less than mountains vistas, there are abundant other endearing aspects on the EBC trekking route.
Starting with a flight from Kathmandu to Lukla, the landscape and mountain scenery from the chopper's window appear absolutely appealing. Eminent worldwide for having the most adventurous airport, even the Lukla airport landing is mindblowing in itself. The tiny, slopy, and short runway with a capacity of 4 airstrip parking at the edge of Dudhkoshi river makes the landing quite exciting.
Thereafter, what makes your Rapid EBC trek redolent is your entry into the world's highest National Park, Sagarmatha National Park. Protected by the Nepal Army forces, the park lets you occasionally take a glimpse of rare alpine birds and animals. In addition, the parks also host medicinal herbs and other floral species.
Merely the day in Namche Bazaar proffers hikers with the best Sherpa Cultural tours. Be it the visit to Namche Monastery, tasting the local Yak cheese, or meeting up with the legendary Sherpa your initial trekking days of EBC trek in Namche blooms your journey.
The backdrop view of Ama Dablam from Tengboche Monastery quenches your lust for exploring unique to some extent. Proceeding further, the Everest Climbers memorial park at Lobuche Pass and Everest Climate and Global Warming Investigation Center is way more pleasing for EBC hikers.
You also have the opportunity to examine formidable vistas of Mt. Everest and surrounding peaks during the hike of Kalapatthar which is the main highest goal of this trek.
- 1. The base camp of the world's highest mountain (roof of the world).
- 2. Take on/off in the smallest and most dangerous Lukla gateway to Everest Base Camp.
- 3. Lots of high suspension bridges.
- 4. Scenic Helicopter flight from Gorakhshep to Kathmandu with glacier rivers and landscape vistas.
- 5. 15+ years experience guide and very strong porter.
- 6. 5 nights attached bathroom with hot shower solar or gas.
- 7. Tibetan Buddhism and practice.
- 8. Closure view of Himalayas region to Everest Base Camp and return.
- 9. Heart-attaching view of Mount Everest sunrise and sunset from Kala Pathar.
Trekker's Requirement to overcome Rapid Everest Trek difficulty:
The trekkers who can afford a 6-7 hours walk every day up and downhill can complete the Rapid EBC trek. We suggest the trekkers exercise and jog every day at least 30 days prior to starting this trek. Rapid Everest Base Camp trekking is easy for those trekkers who have experience in trekking in high-altitude environments.
Big technical issues are not necessary for this trek. If you have a blood disease, lung, and heart problem please consult with your doctor and inform us before booking this trek. MHTAE suggests you bring knee support. Training makes Shortest EBC trek much easier than the people who come without training.
Altitude is the focus reason for making this trek difficult because above 5000 m will make it tourists hard to breathe as well so always be careful about symptoms of Altitude Sickness.
Day 1. Fly Kathmandu to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2,562m /8700ft): 35 minutes airstrip and 3-4 hrs 8 km.
Day 2. Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440 m/11,280 ft):10km, 6-7 hrs.
Day 3. Namche Bazzar to Tengboche (3,870m/12,694ft): 5-6 hrs. 10 km.
Day 4. Tengboche to Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300 ft): 5-6 hrs, 8km.
Day 5. Dingboche to Lobuche (4,940 /16,207ft): 7km, 5-6 hrs.
Day 6. Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5,160 m/17,000ft) Everest Base Camp (5,364 m/17,594 ft): Gorak Shep : 8-10 hrs , 15 km.
Day 7. Gorak Shep to Kala Patthar (5,545 m/18,192 ft) back to Gorakshep and Helicopter flight to Kathmandu.