Search Everest Base Camp Trek in google and there are about 7,870,000 results displayed. So, which one is it you are searching for? Which one offers the services you are looking for? Reaching the base camp of the world’s highest mountain can be the most memorable adventure of your life. To make your Everest dream come true you must carefully approach in choosing the company for Everest Base Camp Trek.
The trek to Everest base camp is definitely a lifetime experience. Ask anyone who has done it and they will definitely encourage you to do it. The trek is enriched with marvellous scenery, rich Sherpa culture & heritage and the self-achievement of reaching the base camp of world’s highest mountain. Due to its popularity, the number of trekkers going to Everest is increasing over the period and so are the number of outfitters offering the Everest Base Camp Trek.
Each outfitter (Local and International) offer the trek in their own style catering to the needs of travellers. If you are a first-timer, you are likely to get confused with all the options of EBC Trek you are being provided by different outfitters.
So, getting your research done before inquiring is important as this will help you to differentiate everything you are being offered to. Know what you want to do, where you want to go, when you want to go and so on. Once this is done search the companies on the internet, ask your friends/families who have done the trek for a recommendation, discuss with your travel partner. And finally, decide which one you feel more confident about as the company for Everest base camp trek.
Once you have decided, begin the training for Everest base camp trek, it is a challenging trek and demands good physical fitness.
So, what makes us stand out from all the companies offering Everest base camp trek?
Read below to find out the top 10 reasons to choose AlpineTrav Treks & Expeditions for Everest Base Camp Trek.
AlpineTrav Treks & Expeditions was established in 2018 by a team of trained, skilled, experienced, and honest trekking and tour guides and travel operators who have been working in the field for over 25 years. Therefore; The mission of AlpineTrav Treks & Expeditions is to provide reliable, fast, and quality trekking and tour services at affordable prices. We are dedicated to creating a positive and memorable experience for our customers from all over the world. However, with a small and cohesive team, we are proud to call ourselves a high-altitude adventure travel operator. And most of our trek leaders are certified mountain leaders and our guides are trained to all standards.
2. All-inclusive trip:
We believe in a cost that has a no-frills policy. Unlike other operators, we offer all-inclusive Everest base camp trek, meaning everything is included in the cost. What you pay in the beginning is final and there are no hidden costs afterwards. Meals and accommodation on the trek with domestic airfares, airport transfers, Guides and porter wages, Permits are all included in the cost. You will only need cash for your personal expense, for accommodation and meals in Kathmandu.
3. Well-paced Itinerary:
Everest base camp trek is a challenging trek reaching up to an elevation of 17500 ft. Being physically fit is definitely important but you do not need any previous experience to take part. This is due to the well-paced itinerary we have allowed for the Everest base camp trek. Our itineraries are properly devised keeping every aspect in mind. More acclimatization, well-paced walking hours, less trodden route, good campsites, views are all taken into considerate while devising a perfect itinerary.
4. Qualified guides:
Our guides are registered as government official use and all our guides are trained by Nepal Institute of Tourism and Hotel Management.
Our trekking guides are experts in their respective fields. We strive to provide you with a guide who is local to the area you are trekking, so that you have the best possible experience. They will also provide you with interesting facts about Himalayan culture, history and religion. Our trekking guides are experienced in combating the effects of high altitude sickness and acclimatizing you to the surrounding environment. The guides themselves do not suffer from altitude sickness as we have handpicked natives of the Himalayas to ensure you are well looked after. Also our friendly and experienced trekking guides are experts in guiding solo, and senior citizen trekkers.
5. High Staff Ratio:
We provide a high staff to client ratio on all our treks. We provide 1 experienced guide, assistant guides and porters as per the group size on all our trips. For every 6 participants, there will be 1 assistant guide and for every 2 participants, there will be 1 porter.
Safety is always a priority while travelling with AlpineTrav Treks & Expeditions. On all our Everest base treks no matter what group size, we carry a, Oximeter to measure your oxygen saturation, Comprehensive medical kit for an emergency. Our guides are trained to deal with emergencies and we have an on-call doctor to 24/7 support team available during the season time.
7. Equipment List:
Find out the list of equipment for Everest base camp trek.
But, We provide waterproof duffel bag.
8. Great reviews:
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9. Success Rate:
We take great pride in sharing that we have a 95% success rate on our Everest base camp trek. It is one of the main reason why most people choose us as their preferred company for Everest base camp trek. We offer a well-paced itinerary, quality service, experienced team of guides and this had led to our higher client’s success ratio. Having a properly planned itinerary and experienced guides who are able to cater to your needs is another major factor to your success rate.
10. Trip Available:
We are fully capable of accommodating your request on your preferred dates. We will also be happy to customize the itinerary or services according to your preferences on your desired date.
Get in touch with us to turn your dream trek to Everest base camp into a reality. We specialize in high altitude expeditions, peak climbing, base camp treks, off the beaten treks and leisure tours. We look forward to guiding you in the Himalayas.