‘from tropic to arctic climate zone and landscapes
From Arun Valley one of the original route after Jiri to world’s highest Mt. Everest at 8,848 m / 29,028 ft from sub tropic, Himalayan mediterranean climate, alpine to arctic climate zone awesome scenery of world’s highest peaks from the highest point at Kalapatthar hill top, amazing traditional Buddhist culture of the Highlanders ‘Sherpa’ Sweeping scenic flight with parallel views of snow capped peaks.’
Solukhumbu Treks & Expedition offers an outstanding exotic destination Everest Base Camp via Arun Valley, where you will be surrounded by awesome high peaks within its amazing landscapes from both side of high Khumbu Valley. On this trek Everest Base Camp via Arun Valley you can marvel the scenery from Mt. Everest (8,848m / 29, 028ft) Lhotse (8,516 m-24,940 ft), Nuptse (7,855m-25,772 ft) and Lho – La or Khumbutse peak (6,036 m – 19,992ft) Mt. Lingtren (6,749 m / 22,142 ft) Chnagtse ( 7,583 m / 25,230 ft) Mt. Pumori (7,161 m / 25,772 ft) Ama Dablam ( 6,812 m / 22,480 ft) Kangtenga (6,782 m / 22, 380 ft) Tharmarserku ( 6,623 m / 21, 855 ft) Kwangde (6,011 m / 19,837 ft) Kusum Khanguru (6,373 m / 21,030 ft) holy peak of Khumbi-la (5,761 m / 19,012 ft) and as far world’s 5th highest Mt. Makalu (8,463 m / 27, 766 ft) with trekking peaks Island Peak / Imjatse (6,160 m / 20,328ft) Lobuje Peak (6,119 m / 20,192 ft) Pokhalde ( 5,806 m / 19,159 ft) and many other smaller unnamed peaks.
Everest Base Camp via Arun Valley least trekked area till Lukla and then on the most popular and trekked region due to its easy accessibility from the small airstrip at Lukla or from the classic trail Jiri and Arun Valley, our trek Everest Base Camp via Arun Valley starts from Tumlingtar bazaar, located on the eastern region gateway to Makalu, Kanchenjunga and Everest area.
This is one of the classic route and then concludes at picturesque touristic town at Lukla, the trek is moderate in the beginning and to adventurous where all types of travelers can join in this wonderful walking journey and the time duration taking just a little more 2 weeks in the comfort of warm cozy lodge known as tea houses along the route.
Everest Base Camp via Arun Valley is the least trekked route from Lukla onwards which is second busiest trekking destination after Annapurna region, one of the most unique journeys leading from mediterranean of mid hills to arctic landscapes and climate zone, all these drastic change in temperature found only in the high valleys and mountains of Khumbu area with dramatic change in vegetations and its awesome scenery.
This trek leads through many traditional Sherpa villages famous as mountaineers and warm hospitality and has been a high altitude porters and guides since last five decades.
This remarkable trek starts from warm sub tropic of Arun Valley in Tumlingtar with a scenic flight which is one of the old and original gateway to Everest area and then over to famous Salpa pass at 3,349 meters and to Sonam, Guidel, Bung villages to reach Namche Bazaar at 3,440 meters at Namche with rest day for proper acclimatization and then heading higher to Imjatse valley through the scenic spot of Thyangboche Monastery and Pangboche then finally reaching our destination at world’s highest Mountain base camp at 5,364 meters and then climb up to Kalapathar the highest point of this trek at 5,545 meters and slowly with a scenic walk ending this beautiful and awesome trekking at scenic valley at Lukla for the scenic sweeping short flight back to Kathmandu for your international flight after a memorable time with Solukhumbu Treks & Expedition to Everest Base Camp via Arun Valley.