Why Take This Everest Base Camp Trek 3 Days?
Incredible scenic vista from a helicopter
This incredible trek provides an opportunity to observe the beautiful Himalayan scenic vista of the region. There you can also observe magical views of snow-capped mountains and green hills, serene water streams, and deep mountain valleys. Observing these beautiful trails from the top of the helicopter is an incredible once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.
Cheaper than a helicopter trip
This incredible short-duration Everest Base Camp trek is cheaper than other helicopter trips in the region. This outstanding trek takes you to Lukla on a mountain flight and then to Everest Base Camp on a helicopter. On returning, you also have the option of trekking your way back to Lukla from Namche. This trip will cost you less than the short round helicopter trip that takes place in a single day.
Exploration of Everest region
Trekkers will also have a longer duration of exploring around the region in this short trek. You can explore the rare flora and fauna of the area. There are various beautiful, naturally diverse trails along the part. You can explore other cultural landmarks of these regions as well. There are Buddhist monasteries, mani walls, chortens, and small temples that will enchant you along the trail.
Short and swift itinerary
The three-day Everest Base Camp trek is a short itinerary trek in the Himalayan region that provides an incredible experience. The trip skips the challenging long-distance trekking route, which would take around two weeks to reach EBC. Therefore, this 3-day trek to Everest Base Camp is quite popular.
Safe and convenient tour
Our trip is conducted by highly experienced helicopter pilots and team members. Therefore, it is safe and convenient to take this tour with us. Various safety measures remain in place for your safety and comfort. There are facilities for first aid and other emergencies, including supplementary oxygen.
How Difficult is 3 Days Everest Base Camp Trek?
This 3 day trek to Everest Base Camp is a relatively less challenging trek in the region. This short-duration adventure will take you to the Everest Base Camp in a short amount of time. You do not have to trek uphill through rugged terrains at all. However, if you want to explore the region on foot, you can trek from Namche to Lukla while returning from EBC.
This trek itinerary allows you to explore the region comfortably. There are high chances of unpredictable weather with heavy snowfall and overcast conditions. Besides that, you should also carry warm clothes and trekking gear to trek along in these terrains.
You should also need to tackle altitude sickness as you will cover a lot of altitude in a short amount of time. There are high chances of you getting acute mountain sickness, so you should prepare well with rest and regular hydration. Overall, Everest Base Camp trek 3 days is ideal with proper packing and preparation.
Best Time for 3 Days Everest Base Camp Trek
This Everest Base Camp trek is ideal in the peak time of the Autumn and Spring season. Moreover, these seasons bring perfect and stable weather conditions and moderate temperatures. There are no weather-related delays and obstacles like heavy precipitation and snowfall. Therefore, thousands of trekkers choose this season as the ideal time for their 3 day trek to Everest Base Camp.
The Autumn season is the best time for this 3 days trek to Everest Base Camp. Moreover, there are other beautiful aspects of trekking in Autumn as well. You will get the best views of snow-capped mountains in a clear blue sky. There are mild temperatures that are ideal for trekking in the daytime.
This incredible season is also a cultural time in the region, with many festivals, including Dashain, Tihar, and others. You can therefore explore the area and observe the beautiful cultural landscapes of the region.
Spring is another ideal time for this trek in this Everest region. There are excellent weather conditions, with wildflowers blooming all over the hills. These colorful trails and pleasant atmosphere are a highlight of the trek in this season.
There are moderate temperatures with less precipitation in the area. Trekkers can continue their trek in a tranquil and peaceful atmosphere. Besides that, there are a large number of trekkers taking this trek this season. This means that you can have a fabulous group trekking atmosphere in the region.
Off-season treks are also possible, but it comes with its own set of challenges. There are various challenging weather conditions in winters, including heavy snowfall and extremely cold weather. Other weather-related challenges in the region make these off-seasons quite tricky along trails.
Monsoon season provides heavy rainfall and slippery, muddy trails that are difficult to cross. There are various weather-related delays and cancelations in the monsoon season as well. Therefore, Autumn and Spring are ideal for trekking to the Everest Base Camp.
Essential Tips for 3 Day trek to Everest Base Camp
- Get proper acclimatization along the route as you will gain a lot of altitude in a short amount of time
- Carry warm clothes and trekking gear for this trek
- Add spare days on your trip for delays and cancellations
- Carry sunscreens and moisturizers to preventing sunburns
- Carry water, snacks, like protein bars, chocolate bars, and others along the trail
- Trek in a group or hire a professional trekking guide and porter
- Carry a proper camera to take incredible pictures along the trail
- Start your journey early to arrive at your destination before dark
- Get proper travel insurance along these trails
Everest Base Camp trek is a famous Himalayan trek popular among trekkers all around the world. This incredible trek leads you to the base camp of the highest mountain in the world. This short-duration EBC trek allows you to complete your journey in a short amount of time.
This makes this outstanding trip ideal for those who do not have much time in their schedule. This short trip also provides you with a helicopter tour along with a trekking opportunity. These magical forested trails and wildlife, and other landmarks are highlights of these regions.
The itinerary has the option of taking a helicopter trip to Namche and then trekking back to Lukla. You can also return to Kathmandu on the same day if the weather remains suitable. Moreover, this short trekking journey is relatively cheaper than the Everest Base Camp helicopter tour.
We hope you learned about this incredible 3 days Everest Base Camp trek package through this article. Contact us for more information about this trek.