Everest View Trek

Price

USD 799

Trip Duration

7 days

Trip Grade

Moderate

Highest Altitude

3,963 M

Accommodation

Tea house/Hotel/Lodge

Transportation

Private Vechicle and Tourist Bus

Group Size

Minimum 2 persons

Best Season

March-May, Sept-Nov

Everest View Trek Brief Insight

Everest View Trek is the best one if you are short on time and want to observe the beauty of Everest very closely. This trek provides warm hospitality and the view of the culture of the native sherpas of the Himalayas residing in those areas and villages.

Enjoy five days of trekking in the Khumbu with fabulous Panoramic views of Everest, Ama DablamLhotse, Kongde Ri, and Kusum Kanguru. This Trek features a wide range of panoramic scenery of the snow-capped mountains of Nepal.

It is combined with the unique cultural encounters of the Sherpa people and their rich culture which is highly influenced by Buddhism. This is an ideal trek for anyone who desires to enjoy the surreal beauty of the Nepalese Himalayas and Everest in particular while also enjoying a short and easy trek.

You will walk through lush valleys and extraordinary views of rivers. You will also cross many suspension bridges and encounter enrich Flora and Fauna along the trail.

Mt. Everest is located on the border between Nepal and China and half of its side also lies on each side border. This is one of the short and comparatively easiest trekking trails of the Everest region.

Note: Manaslu Larke Pass TrekEverest Panorama Trek and Mardi Himal Trek are special packages by Mount Face Nepal which are the top rated adventurous destination in Manaslu and Annapurna Region. Do check this out.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

Highest Altitude :

1,300m/4,264 ft

Highlights: Thamel bazaar, restaurants and bars.

Activities: Our tour representative will receive you at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu. You will then be transferred to your respective hotel in our private tourist vehicle. You can roam around the Thamel area in your free time.

Accommodation: Hotel Holy Himalaya or Similar categories

Day 02: Kathmandu to Lukla flight and trek to Phakding .

Highest Altitude :

2,652m/8,700ft.

Trek Duration :

3-4 hrs

Meals :

Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

Difficulty: Easy. Flats and Downhill. A well-developed path.

Activities: An early morning breakfast and a private vehicle will drop you off at the airport for a 54-minute flight to Lukla. Enjoy the natural beauty and scenes from your flight. After reaching Lukla, we will hike towards Phakding through the banks of Dudh Koshi river where we will be spending the night.

Accommodation: Basic tea house

Day 03: Trek from Phakding to Namche bazaar

Highest Altitude :

3,440m/11,283ft

Trek Duration :

5 hours

Meals :

Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

Difficulty: Moderate. Easy uphill and downhill, a well-developed path.

Activities: Breakfast at the lodge and then we will ascend towards Namche Bazaar crossing the Dudh Koshi river many times on suspension bridges. The trail climbs steeply after reaching Sagarmatha National Park with breathtaking views. Then we reach Namche Bazaar which is also the gateway to Everest base camp. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.

Accommodation: Basic tea house

Day 04: Namche Bazaar- Day Hike to Khunde/Khumjung and Everest view hotel then back to Namche bazaar

Highest Altitude :

3,900m+

Trek Duration :

4+ hrs

Meals :

Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

Difficulty: Moderate. Easy uphill and downhill, a well-developed path.

Activities: This is probably the most popular day hike from Namche to Kunde and Khumjung village. These two villages have beautiful vistas on all sides. The hike starts with a 440m/1400ft climb up the mountain behind Namche and then heads north along a long ridge to the Everest View Hotel. You get to enjoy the beautiful panorama of Everest, Ama Dablam and the hotel itself after reaching Everest Hotel. We will also visit Khumjung School which is the original Hillary School established in 1960. Take a lot of pictures at the Everest View Hotel. Then we will return back to Namche Bazaar to our lodge. You can also explore Namche Bazaar which is the main trading center of the Khumbu region. Dinner and overnight at Namche Bazaar.

Accommodation: Basic tea house

Day 05: Trek back to Phakding and Lukla

Highest Altitude :

2,800m/9,184ft

Trek Duration :

6 hours

Meals :

Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

Difficulty: Moderate. Easy uphill and downhill, a well-developed path.

Activities: This is our last day in the Everest region as we return to Lukla where the trek began. The trail descends through rhododendron and pine forest to the vegetation, natural beauty, glaciers, rivers, and different animals of the Himalayan region. Dinner and overnight at a Lodge in Lukla.

Accommodation: Basic tea house

Day 06: Lukla to Kathmandu (Altitude: 1350m/4428ft) Flight time: 35 min

Highest Altitude :

1350m/4428ft

Trek Duration :

35 min+

Meals :

Breakfast/Farewell Dinner

Activities: After our breakfast at the lodge, a 45-minute scenic flight will take us back to Kathmandu. Enjoying the last glimpse of the mountains and the last morning in the Everest region. On arrival in Kathmandu, you will be transferred back to the hotel. You can freshen up or roam around the streets of Thamel and shops for the last time. In the evening, we will serve you our traditional Nepali dinner followed by a cultural performance as a farewell.

Accommodation: Hotel Holy Himalaya

 

What is included in Everest View Trek

  • Pickup and drop at Airport
  • Hotel stay in Kathmandu  (2 nights) as per itinerary
  • Full Board Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during the trekking period
  • Air fair for Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu
  • Best available accommodations during the trek
  • A government license holder guide
  • Porter to carry your baggage
  • Food, drinks, accommodation, insurance, salary, equipment, transportation and local tax for guides and porters
  • Ground Transportation Charge as per itinerary
  • TIMS card(Trekker’s Information Management System)
  • First Aid Kit
  • Entry Fees wherever required
  • Trekking maps
  • Trekking Permits needed for Restricted Area Trekking
  • All government taxes and service charges
  • Certificate of Appreciation
  • Farewell dinner before departure

 

What is Excluded

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Travel insurance
  • Nepal Entry Visa Fee
  • International Airfare and Airport Departure Tax
  • Tips for trekking staffs
  • Drinks (hot/soft/cold) and liquors
  • Personal shopping and laundry, Personal trekking equipment, Gifts, and souvenirs
  • All items not listed in Cost included the section

Costs are prone to change in itinerary. So costs will be recalculated if the trekking days get modified.

Trip Map

Everest View Trek Route

This trek starts with a scenic 35 min flight from Kathmandu to the airstrip at Lukla. From Lukla, the trekking begins where we will pass through most beautiful valleys and many mountain views that lead towards Mt. Everest.

The next two days are spent hiking up the beautiful canyon of the Dudh Kosi to the Sherpa capital of Namche Bazaar. The following morning we take a day hike to Everest View Hotel for a fantastic panorama that includes Everest and Ama Dablam. This view trek in Everest Region is a great option for our regular 13-day excursion to Everest Base Camp.

We will get one more day of hiking to explore the villages of Khunde and Khumjung which are home to many traditional Sherpa and surrounded by beautiful mountains. On the last day of trekking, we will head back to Lukla from Namche.

The following morning, we will be back to Kathmandu via private vehicle. This trek always fascinates you and will certainly leave you wanting to come back to Nepal for more.

During this trek, you will also be familiar with the well-known myth of Yeti. If you get lucky, you might just see one too! After viewing the Everest, we’ll return back to our hike then back to Lukla.  You can enjoy the last views of the incredible Himalayan range along the way.

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