Everest Base Camp Trek Difficulty

Now, who does not want to reach to the top of the world? But trekking is not for everyone as it involves days of strenuous walking through Himalayan villages. So, it is better to know about Everest Base Camp Trek difficulty before planning the trip.

First thing first, trekking is the only option if you want to reach to Everest from Nepal side as there is no road access. Earlier, trekking for Everest used to start from Jiri but after the establishment of Lukla Airport, lots of people choose to begin their trek from Lukla. The trekking route moves up and down through Sherpa villages to Base Camp of Everest via Khumbu glacier. Technical climbing skill is not expected but you should be physically fit.

When talking about difficulty of Everest Base Camp Trek, we should consider factors like length of trekking route, number of days of trekking and altitude.
While participating in EBC Trek, you will be covering total of 130 km distance in around 16 days. It is wise to put enough acclimatization days and rest days in itinerary so that it becomes less strenuous.

Adventure Himalaya Circuit offers enough porters to carry your luggage. Take it slow so that you can prevent from High Altitude Sickness.