Visit: Mt. Everest Base Camp, kathmandu, Thamel, Tingri County 858200 China
A journey to Everest Base Camp is a breathtaking experience in both senses of the word. Getting up close and personal to this monster of a mountain is the only way to truly experience the highest mountain in the world.The trek up to base camp not only has some fantastic views , it also provides a great opportunity to experience Sherpa culture at close hand. This hardy race has lived in the region for more than 500 years since they migrated south from Tibet. They are shaped both by the weather and the environment and are the dominant ethnic group in the region. Add in those fantastic mountain views, it is no wonder that a journey to E.B.C. is considered to be one of the best treks available in Nepal. The journey begins with an exiting flight into the mountain airstrip of Lukla, from there it is an up and down route that takes you through some fascinating settlements and ancient monasteries on the way. It is well worth the effort to reach E.B.C., people are rewarded by some amazing close up views of the highest mountains on earth.