Thursday, June 25, 2009

EBC Trek Pics -2

At the Everest Base Camp

Mt Everest

At the Airport waiting for a flight to lukla

Warning sign on Altitude sickness as we go up at 3500 meters

A view of Namche Bazar -2 at 3400 meters

That log weighs about 80 KGS, amazing feat to balance and carry it up the hills

Mules carrying up gas cylinders up the mountains

The dodh koshi river can be found all the way up from 4000 meters till 2500 meters

a view from the flight back to katmandu

at about 3800 meters between tengboche and pangboche

exhausted, whose idea was this trek ?

The ama dablam peak

first view of the everest

second batch of pictures from the EBC trek

More pictures on they way
Internet here is Rs 10 per minute and slow like a snail

Friday, June 19, 2009

pics from EBC trek

Arrived at t the Gorakhpur railway station UP

Dr Prasad and Mario in a rickshaw crossing the Sinauli border from India to nepal

view from the plane

into the plane for lukla, this flight just takes in 16 passengers only

on the way to namche, crossing the todkoshi river bridge

yaks the mode of transport on the hills

mountain dog, he is agressive, like minds pose alike

almost into namche bazar

Namche bazar at 3500 meters

Pictures from Everest Base camp trek, Right now we are namche bazar an
will be at EBC on 26th June

more pictures to follow