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Mt. Everest Base Camp

kathmandu, Thamel, Tingri County 858200, China
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Fantastic experience

The climax of a wonderful holiday - journey to Everest Base Camp. It is a long drive passing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jez B
Everest Base Camp Trek. Beware

My wife and I had trained hard to trek to the Everest Base Camp trek but we did not even make the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pat D
Cork, Ireland
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We provide Mt. Everest base camp trekking from both Tibet and Nepalese side. From Tibetan side it is about a 10 days tour on a four wheel drive and walking. Whereas from Nepalese side EBC trekking is a 16 days trek. First we fly to Lukla and and walk for 14 consecutive days with 2 day rests at Namche and Dingboche.For further information and enquiries please email to Mr Pandey at Thamel Travels and Tours Kathmandu wish you happy journey to Nepal and Tibet.
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kathmandu, Thamel, Tingri County 858200, China
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The climax of a wonderful holiday - journey to Everest Base Camp. It is a long drive passing through some superb scenery, all the time hoping for good weather. We were incredibly fortunate to have a glorious sunny day. I had dressed up in all...More

Thank Jez B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had trained hard to trek to the Everest Base Camp trek but we did not even make the starting point in Luckla due to poor weather, we arranged the trip for late October 2017. This is something that people should be...More

4  Thank Pat D
Reviewed 28 September 2017

The base camp is not very impressive, a collection of tents and small buildings amid parking, but one does not go there for the Base Camp but for the view of the Mountain. Unlike the view in Nepal with intervening "foothills" the North Face stands...More

3  Thank Les W
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We arrived late pm. Cold and windy. Stayed overnight in No.42 tent. Tent was clean and comfortable. Dinner of noodles & vegies was supplied which was ok and warmed the belly. Breakfast was barley cereal with yak milk. I didnt eat breaky. Suggest taking snacks....More

1  Thank On_Hols_in_WA
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We trekked to Everest Base Camp in April. Amazing once-in-a-lifetime experience. We booked all our tea-house accommodation in advance although there are lots along the trek up until Dingboche - once you pass Dingboche there are less and less. The altitute started to affect us...More

Thank Factsnotfiction71
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I visited Mount Everest Base camp with Himalayan Recreation Treks & Expedition P.Ltd In March to April 2017. I am a solo female traveller traveling for the first time from the Uk to Nepal. It took me a very long time to plan my base...More

2  Thank Sadia A
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

While the experience of going to Mt. Everest from the Tibetan side is exciting, the base camp you are taken to is not the real base camp from where expeditions prepare their ascent of Mt. Everest. Rather it is what is referred to as "Tourist...More

Thank Erazmo
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

After a long and bumpy car journey to arrive, you must be prepared for the very basic accommodation that this camp provides. The tent we stayed in was clean but remember you will be using pillows and duvets used by others so suggest you take...More

Thank MMB1954
Reviewed 31 August 2017

It's difficult to describe the base camp experience in a few words. While on the trek, there are often moments when you question if all the effort is worth it, but the sense of accomplishment and the gorgeous breathtaking views make up for all the...More

Thank Ritika J
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

The new policy now stipulates that tourists of EBC tour can only visit areas in Rongbuk Monastery and Everest camping sites around 4km away. Got to know this new regulation when I reached the camp sites.

Thank sharmain a
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Response from Pat D | Reviewed this property |
I do not know anything about EBC from the Chinese side but my advise if considering going Katmandu to Luckla is to be very wary that flights may not go from Katmandu due to weather at Luckla airport. There are many options... More
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Response from Brian M | Reviewed this property |
I've found Leisure Guard economical. Fortunately, I've never had to make a claim, so from that point of view I cannot give any advice. Good luck with EBC. Please see your GP before travelling for any advice on altitude... More