Everest Base Camp Trek Day 1 – Kathmandu to Phakding

Farmhouse below Phakding

You can read all of my posts about the Everest Base Camp trek here!

We woke up bright and early to finalise packing our bags, ready to meet our guide Deepak at 5am outside the Hotel Shanker. Excited and nervous, we all squeezed tightly into a ute and headed off to the Kathmandu airport for our 6am flight to Lukla.… Read the rest

Arriving in Kathmandu – Everest Base Camp Trek beginning!

Monk in Thamel

We were up bright and early, back to Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok, where we would board our morning flight to Kathmandu. As I mentioned in a previous post, we had chosen to pre-book our trek with a local company called Nepal Vision Treks, and had been told that we would be met at Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan Airport and taken to our hotel.… Read the rest