Everest Base Camp trek, is it possible without lukla flight?

Is Everest Base Camp trek possible without Lukla flight?

Simply the answer is Yes! There are two alternatives for Everest Base Camp Trek avoiding flight. Some people don't want to take Lukla flight as they are scared of Lukla airport. Lukla airport is the most dangerous airport in the world. As climate change very fast and airport in a cliff of a hill, some tourist just wants to avoid this flight. For that kind of people, Everest Base camp By Phaplu will be the best option. EBC by phaplu is 6 days more than Everest Base camp Trek by Lukla. EBC via Phaplu is also the best option for bad weather season if we can skip from Rain and flood sometimes. This is the most guaranteed trekking route for Lukla. Sometimes people need to return to the hotel more than a week from the airport due to bad weather or some flight issue, and limited time get lost. If we try this route, this is most guaranteed route as we drive to phaplu and walk 2 days to reach Lukla.

What about cost?

Cost seems similar as Lukla flight cost covers 1st-day drive by private jeep and 2 days trek up to Lukla. Nowadays This route is so popular; a due to Traffic in Lukla, Flight problem and Bad weather. As Lukla flight is not guaranteed people do not want to waste their time just going to the airport and returning back to the hotel. Which increase your both cost and time, so to avoid these all Everest base camp Trek via phaplu is the best option.

The very next option is Everest Base Camp Trek By Jiri, Everest Base Camp Trek from Jiri is the original trail to reach Everest Base Camp, way back when there was no airport in Lukla. The trail from Jiri to Everest Base Camp is used by many expedition teams to reach the summit of the Himalayas, most notable in history, includes Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgey Sherpa. We will be spending the first eight days trekking through beautiful villages, thundering rivers, ascending and descending the trail and acclimatizing our body to reach Lukla and further. Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek is nearly a month long holiday in the Himalayas to explore the beauty of these silvering mountains. Combined with the Everest Base Camp Trek from Lukla, the Everest Base Camp trek from Jiri is an ideal option to spend about a month-long vacation in the Himalayas.