Everest View Trek is a short and easy trek in the popular Everest region of Nepal. The trek offers fabulous views of the world’s highest snow-capped peak, Mt. Everest, along with other neighboring peaks. It is also an opportunity to explore the traditions and lifestyles of local Sherpa people; trekking through their culturally rich villages. As well as, flora and fauna along the trail.
Everest view trek begins after your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport, sightseeing around UNESCO world heritage sites in Kathmandu, completion of necessary trek preparation, and scenic flight to Lukla airstrip. As we land at Lukla we follow the Dudh Koshi River, cross numerous suspension bridges, enter Sagarmatha National Park, explore Himalayan flora and fauna, and trek through beautiful rhododendron forests to arrive at Namche Bazaar where we rest for the day to help with acclimatization. Further on we get magnificent views of Mt. Everest and other Himalayan peaks like Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, and other surrounding peaks; following the trail through Khumjung and Monjo. Finally, we conclude our short and comfortable trek as we get back to Lukla and catch a flight to Kathmandu.
Everest view trek is an ideal trekking option for those who have fitness issues and can’t get all the way to Everest Base Camp. It can also be a great option for time-bounded people who want to have an Everest trekking experience with magnificent Himalayan views; in just 9 days. Join this trek organized by Nepal Mountain Trekkers for spectacular Everest Himalayan sceneries; a short and easy trekking holiday in Nepal. Simply fill the Booking form and let us know about your interest. Or you can contact us directly by sending us an email in order to get more information about this trek.
If this itinerary doesn’t suit your requirement or if you want to customize it, please feel free to contact us. This trek could be customized as per your required time-frame and budget limits.
Day 1 : Arrive in Kathmandu (1,300m /4,264 ft)::
As soon as you arrive at the capital city, Kathmandu, you will be met by a representative from Nepal Mountain Trekkers at International Airport terminals and he will take you to your respective hotel (Hotel Green Horizon). After check-in at the hotel, you can enjoy the free time relaxing in a cozy room or stroll around the tourist hub Thamel area until the end of the day.
Day 2 : Kathmandu: Sightseeing and Trek Preparation::
After having our early meal, we start our day with a visit to the Nepal Mountain Trekkers office at Thamel. After being introduced to our team including tour guide, trekking leader, and director of operations, we head for necessary trekking preparations, getting needed equipment with the initiation of Kathmandu sightseeing around world heritage sites. Kathmandu durbar square, Swayambhunath stupa, Pashupatinath temple, and Boudhanath stupa are UNESCO world heritage sites that we explore till sunset. Overnight stay at hotel in Kathmandu. Breakfast included.
Day 3 : Kathmandu – Lukla – Phakding (2,652m/8,700ft): 40 minutes flight, 3- 4 hours trek ::
We begin our day at a hotel in Kathmandu with a healthy breakfast in the morning and get ready for the morning scenic domestic flight to Lukla airstrip. In these 40 minutes of mountain flight, we can have the eye to eye view of some of the towering Himalayan peaks including the top of the world Everest. After arrival at Lukla, our team of porters will engage in carrying our luggage and we start trekking activity following the Dudh Koshi river banks towards Phakding. We stay overnight at a local guesthouse in Phakding. Meal includes B, L, D
Day 4 : Phakding – Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,280 ft): 6-7 hrs::
Today, we start our trekking activity after having our instant meal and walking along the river banks of Dudh Koshi River crossing numerous suspension bridges. Slowly we get glimpses of snow-capped Thamserku Mountain. In this way, we enter the Sagarmatha National Park, pass through Jorsale, and a quick stop at Chautara to enjoy the view and finally arrive at popular Namche Bazar. Overnight stay at the tea house in Namche Bazar. Meal includes B, L, D
Day 5 : Namche Bazaar – Khumjung (3,780m / 12,401 ft): 4-5 hrs::
Leaving behind Namche Bazar, we head towards Khumjung. Initially, we ascend towards a tiny airport at Syanboche with a visit to the popular deluxe Everest View Hotel that offers spectacular views of the Everest region Himalayas. Further, we trek towards Khumjung, visit ancient monasteries over there, including a short lookout at Hilary school. In this way, we end our day’s trip and finally stay at one of the tea houses in Khumjung with meals including B L D.(Lunch in Everest View Hotel)
Day 6 : Khumjung – Monjo (2,840m/9,318 ft): 4-5 hrs::
Today, after having our early meal, we take a descend through Dudh Koshi river banks, cross several suspension bridges, experience the best of local Sherpa cultures, traditions and finally arrive at Monjo. Leaving behind Monjo, we exit from Sagarmatha National Park too. Overnight stay at tea house. B L D included.
Day 7 : Monjo – Lukla (2,860m/ 9,383 ft): 4-5 hrs::
Our day starts as we slowly descend down the Everest view trekking trails, enjoy beautiful yet diversified views with insights into the Sherpa lifestyle. There will be plenty of time to rediscover wonderful memories that we created during the course of this journey and finally arrive at Lukla, confirm a domestic flight to Kathmandu, and enjoy dinner with our team at the local tea house. Meals include B L D
Day 8 : Lukla – Kathmandu Flight::
Waking up early in the morning, we have our breakfast and board a domestic flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. After arrival at Kathmandu, you can enjoy shopping, strolling around local streets, enjoy street food or simply take a rest at your hotel.
Day 9 : Departure Day::
It would be a great moment of delight for us today to successfully organized Everest View Trek with us. We will drop you at Tribhuvan International Airport to catch your scheduled international flight towards your onward destination.
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