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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...more
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kathmandu, Thamel, Tingri County 858200, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago

... then it's most definitely worth it. And unlike the Nepal side, the Tibetan base camp (for tourists - the mountaineers' is a little up the road, and inaccessible without the right permit - which mere travelers don't get), it's painless to get to. There's...More

1  Thank LMilich
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First up this is not the original base camp, I think it's been moved down the mountain by about two klms, from the tent city (which you drive right up to) to the base camp is about 500 mtrs, and for ageing tourists that's about...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It takes FOREVER to get there, but if you get lucky on the weather, it is totally worth the pain. Incredible to have the mountain right there in front of you. I wish you luck.

1  Thank WoofBadDog
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recommended for first-time trekkers in Nepal. Even the view is not astonishing, EBC is a place you should visit once in your lifetime.

1  Thank Torezto
Reviewed June 5, 2018

I'm not sure really how to review this but I think anyone looking to go already knows what they are going to get. We arrived just before sunset and the view we were greeted to was perfect. Try to get there around that time. And...More

2  Thank Dan R
Reviewed June 4, 2018

We hike through the foothills of the mightiest mountain on earth…the Mt. Everest…& as we hike the winding trails our eyes behold some of the most gobsmacking landscapes on earth…and that’s why the E. B. Camp trails is billed a 'Classico’…

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Reviewed June 1, 2018

This is a review of the Everest Base Camp in Tibet. There is another EBC in Nepal though it is far from Kathmandu and Thamel. Despite its name, we didn't see many visitors who looked like they were going to climb Mt. Everest. EBC in...More

3  Thank TJim60
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

As a 60+ non-mountaineer ( these days ) this was a dream fulfilled. I booked a trip through a travel agent I trusted and rode in a bus all the way from Lhasa to Everest. An experience I never dreamed I would get the chance...More

2  Thank Fran B
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

Everest base camp from Tibet side is much much better than Nepal side. Also very easy to travel with Car and good Road

2  Thank Phurbu T
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Brilliant infrastructure created by China to make EBC accessible by road Ride from Tingri through the zig zag road is the highlight as also the Rongpu Monastery and the EBC milestone

1  Thank RAJU L
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We were there in mid-June and it was fine. As you know, the micro climate at EBC can change very quickly, so it's pot luck at the best of times. B
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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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