From eight years old child to eighty years old elderly have put their step at Everest base camp, base of highest mountain of the world. So, we can say that it’s not the age; actually physical fitness and passion towards hiking are the determining factors to say either this trek is for you or not.
If you are accompanied by professional trekking guide who knows what to do, what not to with detail information on altitude sickness symptoms, preventive measures and ability to lead the trip from the front; any physically fit traveler can join Everest base camp trek.
Now is this Everest base camp trek is for you or not? Let’s find out. Do you possess normal level of fitness level with ability to hike through steep ups and downs for an average of 5 hours a day daily? If you think you can or if you have previous trekking experience above 5000 meters altitude, then you this trip is perfect fit for you. However, previous trekking experience is not mandatory. Simply involve yourself in pre-trek physical trainings like jogging, swimming, cycling, short hiking with bag pack and trekking boots on; and you will be ready for this adventure of lifetime.
Likewise, if you prefer to join Everest base camp trek with your family along with kids and elderly; it is also possible with our slower paced EBC – 20 days. Or if you prefer to be at Everest base camp quicker then join in our EBC express trek -14 days. There are other various routes and itineraries to be at Everest base camp trek, simply contact with your trekking company and you are good to go.
So, are you planning for your Everest Base Camp Trek this season? Make sure you plan with professionals from Icicles Adventure Treks and Tours.