Everest Base Camp Trek Altitude: Preventing Altitude Sickness

Everest Base Camp trek allows dream adventure of lifetime experience to the foot hill of mighty Everest. Base Camp of Everest is located at 5367m elevation while the route progresses through average 4000m elevation above sea level.

We cannot deny the possibility of High Altitude Sickness while trekking in Himalayas. But we can certainly get prepared for tackling the sickness. First thing first, we need to know the cause of Acute Mountain Sickness. Trekking at higher elevation is a challenge in itself. There is little oxygen. The air is dry and then there is challenge of heavy cold wind.   

Everest Base Camp Tour is the reliable trekking company which has been arranging perfect trip to EBC. Our itinerary covers enough rest days at Namche and Dingboche. Slow and steady trek is the secret to successful trekking. Our guides are well trained in emergency medical treatment. Report to your guide even if you feel mild symptom of Altitude sickness. Symptoms may include appetite loss, weakness and swelling of limbs. You can administer Dexamethasone medicine to treat high altitude sickness.

A combination of nutritious meal and proper itinerary with enough days of acclimatization makes Everest Base Camp Trek the unforgettable experience.