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Mt. Everest Base Camp

kathmandu, Thamel, Tingri County 858200, China
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A must see in Tibet

The base camp is not very impressive, a collection of tents and small buildings amid parking, but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Les W
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Adelaide, Australia
Mt Everest Tourist Base Camp - A bucket lister

We arrived late pm. Cold and windy. Stayed overnight in No.42 tent. Tent was clean and... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
On_Hols_in_WA
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Brisbane, Australia
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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 walk for 14 consecutive days with 2 day rests at Namche and Dingboche.For further information and enquiries please email to Mr Pandey at Thamel Travels and Tours Kathmandu wish you happy journey to Nepal and Tibet.
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kathmandu, Thamel, Tingri County 858200, China
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The base camp is not very impressive, a collection of tents and small buildings amid parking, but one does not go there for the Base Camp but for the view of the Mountain. Unlike the view in Nepal with intervening "foothills" the North Face stands...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We arrived late pm. Cold and windy. Stayed overnight in No.42 tent. Tent was clean and comfortable. Dinner of noodles & vegies was supplied which was ok and warmed the belly. Breakfast was barley cereal with yak milk. I didnt eat breaky. Suggest taking snacks....More

Thank On_Hols_in_WA
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We trekked to Everest Base Camp in April. Amazing once-in-a-lifetime experience. We booked all our tea-house accommodation in advance although there are lots along the trek up until Dingboche - once you pass Dingboche there are less and less. The altitute started to affect us...More

Thank Factsnotfiction71
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I visited Mount Everest Base camp with Himalayan Recreation Treks & Expedition P.Ltd In March to April 2017. I am a solo female traveller traveling for the first time from the Uk to Nepal. It took me a very long time to plan my base...More

Thank Sadia A
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

While the experience of going to Mt. Everest from the Tibetan side is exciting, the base camp you are taken to is not the real base camp from where expeditions prepare their ascent of Mt. Everest. Rather it is what is referred to as "Tourist...More

Thank Erazmo
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

After a long and bumpy car journey to arrive, you must be prepared for the very basic accommodation that this camp provides. The tent we stayed in was clean but remember you will be using pillows and duvets used by others so suggest you take...More

Thank MMB1954
Reviewed 31 August 2017

It's difficult to describe the base camp experience in a few words. While on the trek, there are often moments when you question if all the effort is worth it, but the sense of accomplishment and the gorgeous breathtaking views make up for all the...More

Thank Ritika181
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

The new policy now stipulates that tourists of EBC tour can only visit areas in Rongbuk Monastery and Everest camping sites around 4km away. Got to know this new regulation when I reached the camp sites.

Thank sharmain a
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I was part of a tour group who visited EBC and was very excited at seeing Mt Everest ‘up close’. The trip from Singatse took almost 8 hours over sometimes very rough terrain. The tented accommodation was better than expected, thought be prepared to share...More

Thank Commited_Traveller
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is the Everest Base Camp for wimps!! I don't mind admitting that we took the soft option to get to Everest Base Camp (EBC) on the Chinese side of the Himalayas. My only regret now is that I am not forty years younger because...More

Thank Brian M
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Yung Ming L
20 October 2017|
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Response from Irina B | Reviewed this property |
But as I know they (Great Tibet Tour) work with partner travel company in Tibet.
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mike f
15 June 2017|
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Response from Erazmo | Reviewed this property |
If your goal is to see Mt. Everest from its base camp, your best experience would be to go from the Nepalese side. Because in Nepal, you're at the real base camp which is the staging area for expeditions climbing Mount... More
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TIZADAVID
28 April 2017|
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Response from toad69 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there I cant advise you as we hire a private bus to base camp which was great , you have posted in the Tibet section which is totally different to the section you want , there is a road to this base camp and you can day... More
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