Everest View Trek is a pilgrimage, a homage to Adventure, Nature and the mountain. It is a place blessed by mother of nature, embracing the great Himalayan range. Everest is one of the trekking destinations which every single hiker dreams of; where you get to experience adventure, thrill, joy and full nirvana. This Everest View Trek is suitable to those people who have strong desire to glance Everest closely with limited time and budget. It will be an amazing trek into the land of Sherpa’s and knowing their culture, tradition, lifestyle and their monasteries.
Everest View Trek starts by flying over 35 minutes from Kathmandu airport to a tiny airstrip at Lukla (2,800 m) through Sagarmatha National park where you will get opportunity to experience pleasing mountain views. Rest day at Namche Bazaar will be your great experience to know the village, its culture, monasteries, wild life museum and some other great mountaineers. The photographic opportunities are limitless inspiring views like Khumbu Glacier, Everest and Nuptse, alpine scrub and junipers of the Sherpa region, and the pine forests and rhododendron flowers of the valleys. Those pictures taken will make you relive while on the way home. You will make your way through alpine forest, glacial rivers, waterfalls, stony trails, mountains and monasteries to see Mt. Everest. Then you will head back for lukla to Kathmandu enjoying the last views of the awe-inspiring Himalayan range and its people after achieving your target.
Everest View Trek is a short 13 days but need good fitness and physical condition. The price is fixed as per your request and trek planning. The best season to go Everest base camp is autumn (sep. to Dec) and spring (March to May) and its path will be crowded. Then weather is sunny and warm with outstanding views but the cold nights. Winter (Dec, Jan, and Feb) is also good for Everest Base Camp Trek, only issue is cold. Summer and monsoon (June and July) will be rainy but less crowded a when you can enjoy best of nature.
|Tour Name:||Everest View Trek|
|Tour Duration:||12 Days|
|Tour Area:||Everest Region, Nepal|
|Maximum Altitude:||4800 M|
|Minimum Altitude:||1310 M|
|Tour Type:||Trekking, Camping and Hiking|
|Price:||From USD 1300|
|Suitable For:||Average Trekkers & above|
|Best Season:||Sep – Dec & Feb – May (12 Month Possible)|
|Day 1:||Kathmandu Arrival
You will be warmly greeted by All Around Treks upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA), Kathmandu and escorted to hotel. Evening free, overnight at hotel.
|Day 2:||Kathmandu to Lukla-Phakding
After morning breakfast you will head toward Tribhuwan airport to fly for lukla. It is about 40 min. flight above great green and white mountains. After you reach at lukla airport our other team member will meet you there and help in your packing and other arrangement and then you will head through beautiful village of Lukla till you reach at Phakding.
|Day 3:||Phakding to Namchebazar
Walking through a beautiful pine forest, along the DudhKoshi River, you will see wonderful prospect of the Mt. Thamserku (6618 m), you will arrive at the check post and entrance to Sagarmatha National Park. Then we pass through the last village of Jorsale and following the trail through the forests and bridges until we reach the confluence of the DudhKoshi and BhoteKoshi rivers. After a final steep climb of about two hours you get first sight of Mt. Everest peering over the Lhotse-Nuptse ridge. From there we still need to hike about 1.5 hours to reach Namche Bazaar, a gateway to Mt. Everest and main trading centre of this region. We stay overnight in Namche Bazaar.
This day is acclimatization day especially programmed taking care of your health. This day is a rest day and you can explore Sagarmatha National Park or Namchebazar and Khumjung Valley. It offers you internet, cafes, shops, restaurant, bakery and other where you can hang out and feel better for next day hike.
|Day 5:||Namche Bazaar – Dole : 5 – 6 hrs
After breakfast in Namche, we head trailing down to Kayangjuma, Sansa through Mongla pass (3975 m), Thamserku, Tawoche and Mt. Khumbila (sacred mountain of the patron god of the Khumbu area), DudhkosiKhola (3250 m) and we Finally, we arrive at Dole. Overnight.
|Day 6:||Dole – Machhermo-(4,470 m): 5 – 6 hrs.
After breakfast, we continue our trek through Dole to Lhabarma and Luza, finally we reach at Machhermo. This day offers very spectacular view if wildlife and vegetations, vistas of mountains like Cho Oyu, Kantega, and Thamserk, and Mount Everest also, we reach Machhermo. Overnight in Machhermo.
|Day 7:||Machharmo – Gokyo (4800 m): 5 – 6 hours
Today, we climb through a ridge Chorten from where valley of Mt. Kangtega, Thamserku, Mt. Everest and northern part to the Cho-Oyu (8153m) are seen. Making our way through Pangka (4480m), Ngozamba Glacier, Longpongo Lake (4690m), and TabocheTsho Lake and after lunch, we explore around the third Lake, DudhPokhari we reach at DudhPokhari. Overnight at Gokyo.
|Day 8:||Gokyo to Dole: 3 – 4 hrs
The way back from Gokyo is an easy downhill walk along the DudhKoshi River, Lakes small villages of Phangka, Chorten and walking down to village of Machhermo, village of Luza and Lhafarma we rest at Dole. Overnight at Dole.
|Day 9:||Dole – Namche Bazaar: 4 – 5 hrs
After breakfast we head downward to PhortseTenga. Enjoying plants and its vegetations we pass through MongLa, Taboche, AmaDablam, Thamserku, Kangtega, and a distant view of Tengboche. Now, Way to Namche hangs to the steep wooded slope beyond Kyangjuma and walking a kilometer from here you find yourself at Namche. Lodge in Namche.
|Day 10:||Namche Bazaar – Lukla: 6 – 8 hrs
We head down to lukla enjoying great mountainous view, village and people, their temples and prayer stones and prayers flag we settle at Lukla. On arrival in Lukla, we recall our past weeks memories and bringing smile all over our faces. Overnight in Lukla.
|Day 11:||Lukla to Kathmandu (1337m)
This day you fly back to Kathmandu and do some shopping for gifts, memory, collections and some traditional items and they all rests at a single venue, Thamel. There will be a small party upon the successful campaign.
The journey within the mountains of Nepal comes to an end today! There is nothing to do than trade emails to travel companions and organize our photos. On our way to home we will have plenty of time to plan our next adventure trip in the wonderful country of Nepal.
Cost Start from USD 1300 Per Person (write to us for special group quote)
- Necessary Local Transport by Private vehicle
- Accommodation in Kathmandu at 3 star standard hotels with breakfast.
- Sightseeing in Kathmandu with tour guide.
- Entrance fee of all sightseeing spots in Kathmandu, National park fees on Treks
- Accommodation on Lodge/Guest House while on treks.
- Meal on full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during trekking including Tea/coffee.
- Experienced government license holder trek guide and porter to carry your luggage.
- Insurance of our field staff.
- Permits and Group medical supplies (first aid kit)
- Kathmandu- Lukla -Kathmandu flight ticket including 15kg Baggage Allowances
- TIMS Card (Trekker’s Information Management System card)
- All additional government tax.
Cost does not include
- Nepal entry visa fee
- International /Domestic any air fare.
- Travelers insurance (compulsory)
- Alcohol, hot and cold drinks)
- Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
- All expenses due to unavoidable events e.g. flight cancellation, personal illness, strike, Political Disturbances etc.