Trekking to Everest Base Camp is an experience of a lifetime, and getting there is easier than you think. If hiking to EBC is on your bucket list, we’ve got everything you need to make this dream a reality (even if you’re not rich or a world class athlete!). We've put together a perfect route you can follow without a guide. Plus were including a packing list, how much to budget, and stories (and photos!) from the trail.
This 16-day itinerary will bring you to Everest Base Camp, across the infamous Cho La Pass, and to the beautiful Gokyo Lakes. Follow this DIY route for EBC that you can hike on your own. No need for a guide, we got everything you need for a self guided trek to Everest Base Camp.
How much does it actually cost to hike to Everest Base Camp? The highest trek in the world doesn’t have to come at a high price. We’ll breakdown all our expenses throughout our 16-day trek to Everest Base Camp and Gokyo Lakes and show you how inexpensive it really is to reach the base of the tallest peak on Earth. We'll take you through our cost per meal, EBC teahouse prices and everything else it'll take to get you there!
Having the right packing list is essential to surviving the the trek to Everest Base Camp. We've got you covered with what to pack for Everest Base Camp, everything from trekking gear to clothes to snacks to electronics to toiletries. It's loaded with tons of packing tips you'll want to know before you leave Kathmandu.
Follow along and watch our videos of our trek to Everest Base Camp and Gokyo Lakes. We hiked independently without a guide or porter and describe what life is like on the trail. Watch as we pass through the villages, encounter yaks, battle sickness, hike through challenging routes and reach Everest Base Camp, accomplishing a long time dream!
Ever wonder what it's like to trek in the high altitude Himalayas? Come along with us as we describe each step of the journey to Everest Base Camp. We'll tell you what was going through out heads on the trail and our feeling about the Everest Base Camp trek.