The human race always attracts towards challenges whether it is space exploration, testing of high-speed vehicles, the innovation of new technologies, climbing on high mountains, and exploring the unexplored places. Due to this kind of quality, whatever we see is the result of it. Humans always accept the challenges, so one of the challenges was how it looks from the top of some of the highest mountains or highest places on the Earth. The challenge accepted and history is recorded in documents. There are certain places on the Earth that are unique itself, so as the time passed as year by year, the footfall increased. That is the main reason behind the setting up of base camp there.
The following are the best trekking destinations in the world that are unique, and everybody must experience once in a lifetime.
Everest Base Camp Trek
Mount Everest is the highest mountain in the world and also has the highest point (source) of Earth at the elevation of 8,848 meters. The Southern Part of Everest is situated in Nepal, and the Northern part is located in Tibet. The climbing takes place from both sides. Most popular is the southern side that is Nepal due to the ample facilities of porters and experienced guides. Other than mountaineering, Everest Base Camp Trekking is also a famous activity in Nepal and all over the world. Every year around 1 lac people experience this activity.
The Everest Base Camp is located at the altitude of 17,598 feet above sea level in Khumbu Glacier, Nepal. The base camp is surrounded by the Sagarmatha National Park, which is the conservative area for endangered Himalayan Species. The office of this national park area is the main point where permits will check for trekking to the base camp. The trekking starts from Lukla Airport, which is also known as Tenzin-Edmund Airport. For base camp trekking, you have to take flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. It is the most time effective way to reach Lukla.
The place Lukla is said as – “The Gateway to Mount Everest.” The time required to experience this trek is 15-20 days, where you will pass through the most serene locations like Namche Bazar, Phakding, Gorakshep, and Kala Pathar. The Kalapathar site is more special than any other. From here you will get the panoramic views of all eight-thousanders which are the eight highest peaks out of 10 highest peaks in this world.
It is one of the unique locations in France which can be experienced in the available time of 15 days. The trek route goes through Corsica, which is known for the diverse landscapes. Throughout the route, you will find dense green forests, windswept caters, granite moonscapes, glacial lakes, snow-capped peaks, and other natural wonders. The trek route is not so easy; however, it promises fun and adventure.
Inca Trail, Peru
It is one of the most adventurous trails in the world which terminates at the Machu-Picchu mountains in Peru. The length of this trail is 33 kilometers, which was discovered by Hiram Bingham in 1911. Millions of trekkers visit this trail to experience the Glimpse of the lost city, which is the archeological site. The snow-capped mountains and clouded forest give splendid views which you have never experienced before.
Pays Dogon, Mali
It is known because of the ethnic group of Dogon people in Mali. The time required to visit this region is ten days. It is located in South Central Mali. Here the villages are settled on the cliffs where some of them are located at the height of 500 meters. The Dogons are known for carved hut houses, unique styles of dance, and their culture.
Routeburn Trek, Newzealand
If you want to experience the breathtaking views of the subalpine sceneries of Newzealand, then it will be the best option for you. It is located in the Southern Alps region, where the trek route passes from two wonders of Newzealand, which are Fiordland and Mt. Aspiring. Other wonders you will experience are Saddle and Conical Hill. Another thing which makes it interesting is that there is only a limited number of persons allowed at the scheduled time.
It is all about the best treks in the world, which are worth visiting and must experience once in a lifetime.