Everest Base Camp
EBC trek and helicopter
Everest Base Camp is probably one of the most alluring high-altitude treks in the world!
EBC and Gokyo Lakes
How many people get to stand next to the fluttering prayer flags of the famous Everest Base Camp? Well, you can be one of them!
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Kilimanjaro and Everest Base Camp are two of the world's most famous and challenging high-altitude treks. But they're very different from one another. We discuss these differences and argue that Kilimanjaro is the harder trek overall.
The Everest Base Camp trek should only be done at certain times of year. We doubt this surprises you. The Himalayas has notoriously ferocious weather, so you shouldn't skip on over whenever the whim takes you. So when is the best time to trek to base camp?
Before any great adventure comes the necessary planning. We don’t want you to lose a pinky toe to frostbite or fly home with the infamous Khumbu cough. So here's our comprehensive Everest Base Camp packing list to ensure you bring all you need with you.