Phaplu Everest Base Camp trek involves a lot of strenuous hiking through consistent he tallest mountains on earth. This breathtaking trek follows the Khumbu Glacier with huge ice pinnacles soaring to unbelievable height. This Phaplu EBC trek is a classic trek which follows in the footsteps of Hillary & Tenzing, and superb views of Mt. Everest. Phaplu, the homeland of Sherpa people is unique settlements for the culture.
While trekking to this region, we will witness the different views of mountains such as Cho Oyu (8152m), Kwangde, Thamserku (6506m), Nuptse, Lhotse (8516m), Ama Dablam (6456m), Makalu (8463m) and summit of Everest. Explore the lifestyle of Sherpa people; chance to see the world heritage sites, variety of Himalayan floras and faunas, and an opportunity to explore the highest Buddhist monasteries are the main attractions of Phaplu Everest Base camp Trek.
This Phaplu to Everest Base Camp trek starts with 35 minutes scenic flight into the Phaplu airport; a small town in Solukhumbu district. Then the trekking through to Takshindo Gompa and descending from here you reach Manidingma. The trek to base camp is gently through to the Dudh Koshi River passing through agricultural farming land and small Sherpa and Rai settlements. During your trekking in Nepal from Phaplu to EBC, you can visit Buddhist Monastery in ruined state pass through rhododendron and oak forest. This classic trek gives one of the best mountain views in the world.