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 best times of year for an Everest Base Camp trek are March to May, or mid September to November. These seasons don't have the massive snow dumps of winter, nor do they have monsoonal rains of summer. We explain the pros and cons of each season ...
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.