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Mt. Everest Base Camp

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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 4 days ago

The World's third pole Mt.everest is located at the south west of Tibet and northeast of Nepal kingdom,it is one of the world;s third pole and high peak in Asia region,which is a best expedition destination for mountaineer hiking and challange .view the Mt.everest from...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Around the perimeter of a large parking lot are approximately 60 tents, each numbered. Each tent sleeps about 14 guests- each adjacent to each other on a long futon like sofa. Rent army parkas and sleeping bags in Shigatse for 60 rmb each-worth every penny....More

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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Base camp on the Tibet side is a small tent village that comes with its own post office. Post office sells a variety of post cards that are stamped there in front of you. There are tables with things to buy - bracelets, necklaces and...More

2  Thank 75NorthernGirl
Reviewed July 9, 2018

... 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

4  Thank LMilich
Reviewed July 2, 2018

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

3  Thank Nick N
Reviewed June 23, 2018 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 June 15, 2018

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’…

Thank SansuiTreks
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

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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