Everest Base Camp Trek is a moderate trek, but due to its high altitude and Himalayas climate, you need to choose the best time to suit your need. Almost every day you have to walk higher than 3000+ meter above sea level and six to eight-hour continuous walk. Generally, September, October, and November (Autumn season) and March, April, and May ( Spring season ) are considered as the best season for Everest Base Camp Trek.
With our years of experience, the best season for Everest Base Camp Trek might differ as per your purpose and adventure level too. Snow and cold lover choose Autumn season. Whereas the lover of green nature, blossoming of nature and those who want to trek in hot weather like to trek in Spring season. On the other hand, some trekkers choose the Monsoon and Winter season to avoid the crowd in the narrow trekking trail and to enjoy the peace and wild nature of the Himalayas.
Basically, during the autumn season, the sky is crystal clear, views of Himalayas are spectacular and picturesque, little snowfall can be expected that also increase the beauty of Himalaya and mild temperature; neither hot nor cold increase the relaxation lever in the trekking. This is the most preferred season when the weather is stable, dry and clear. Also, the trail is good to walk with no dust no wet. The lush valleys, hills, forests, sparkling river and waterfalls, you can see the blend of the natural beauty in it's most beautiful contrast.
December, January, and February is the coldest time of the year in Nepalese months. If you think cold weather is not a big deal and you love little more fun with snow, then winter season is also a good season for Everest Base Camp Trek. However, trekking to high altitude is not recommended as everything is covered with snow and the temperature is below than zero in the night and early morning and evening. But as the weather is dry, winter trekking season can be great for those who would love to skip the crowd of trekkers in the trekking trail. For the trekking limit to the lower altitude, there is more fun waiting for you.
Whereas in the spring season the blooming of colorful rhododendron and wild full orchid and green high altitude Himalayan forest, the sprinkle of water on the small stream alongside the trekking trail with the breathtaking views of mighty Himalayas can be your one reason to choose Everest base camp trek. In these months of the years, the temperature starts to rises but the possibility of precipitation remains. The flowers, the lush environment, the beautiful and colorful contrast of the Himalayas which makes the atmosphere vibrant as it is considered as the Best of the Best Trekking Season in Nepal.
Generally, the monsoon is not so the perfect season of the year for trekking. Monsoon starts which make the skies cloudy that make unclear Himalayan views, roads muddy and slippery makes the trekking less enjoyed, Leeches and damp create some hurdles to achieve the target of trekking, In conclusion, everything about this season is not so attractive.
However, Trekking Trail Nepal is with you no matter whatever the season. The weather may be rainy or sunny, cold or wet, we take you to Everest Base Camp in any season of the year out of Best Season for Everest Trek.