At the Lotus Feet of SagarMatha (aka Mt. Everest)

Finally, I got my act together to write this blog about my epic journey to the Mt. Everest Base Camp during October 2016. The goal of this website is to share my experience hoping it will inspire and assist others in their own journey to this beautiful place in Sherpa Valley. Mount Everest is venerated in local culture and known as Sagarmatha in Nepali language and hence the title “At the Lotus Feet of SagarMatha” for this blog about the Mt. Everest Base Camp expedition.

Use the navigation menu above or quick links below to browse around this website and don’t forget to see the photo and video albums from each day.

Happy Trails…

Day by Day Account of Everest Base Camp Trek

Use the links below or navigation menu at the top to visit daily account of the EBC trek. Don’t forget to view our Photo & Video album at the end of each page.

Day 1: Kathmandu to Lukla

Day 1: Lukla to Phakding

Day 2: Phakding to Namche Bazaar

Day 3: “Rest” Day at Namche Bazaar

Day 4: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche

Day 5: Tengboche to Dingboche

Day 6: “Rest” Day at Dingboche

Day 7: Dingboche to Lobuche

Day 8: Lobuche to Gorakshep

Day 8.5: Gorakshep to Everest Base Camp

Day 9: Gorakshep to Kala Patthar

Day 9.5: Gorakshep to Kathmandu

Everest Base Camp Trek General Information

The other pages contain general information about the Everest Base Camp trek, preparing for the trek, food & accommodation, Health considerations, Kathmandu & Thamel area, etc. etc. Here are the quick links to these pages.

Why EBC? : Why go to the Everest Base Camp? The first and foremost question.

Get Ready: How to prepare for the EBC trek. Both physically and materially.

Gear and Gifts: The gear I took and my review of them. Don’t forget gifts for the kids.

Health first: I thought health considerations deserves a separate page.

EBC Trek: General Information: Travel distance and time, elevations, trail conditions, etc.

About:  Who we are and what we do when not trekking.

Blog: My rambling after the trek.

Everest Base Camp Trek in 55 photos.

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