This 11-day trek to the Everest Region features the culture of the Sherpas along with great views of Mt. Everest and many other Himalayan peaks. Accompanied by a Sherpa guide you will stay for two nights and acclimatize to the altitude at Namche Bazaar which is the hub of all trekking and climbing in the Everest region. You have the option to take a day hike to the beautiful twin villages of Kunde and Kumjung. Later trek to the holiest Sherpa Buddhist monastery at Thyangboche situated below the flanks of Mt. Everest. Look for the rare musk deer and the national bird of Nepal – the colorful Danphe pheasant.
Above all, enjoy the most spectacular mountain scenery on the face of this Earth. Along the way, you will stay overnight at comfortable lodges run by the charming Sherpas who have won many admirers for their hard work and endurance. If you do not have too much time but still want to sample the charms of the Everest Area this is the best way to do it. Your instant getaway to Everest Region.
Landing in Kathmandu is quite an experience. The views of the Mountain ranges from the window seat of the airplane are totally amazing. In your Everest Panorama Trekking, you’ll see such views but from a close quarter.
Following your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, You’ll be welcomed to Nepal by a representative of Hiking Himalayas at TIA’s arrival terminal. We’ll transfer you to the hotel in a private car.
Overnight Stay in Kathmandu.
We’ll drive to Manthali in the morning to catch our flight to Lukla. Today’s flight from Manthali to Lukla is one of the most adrenaline-filled experiences in this trek. A flight to Lukla and landing on a steep mountain runway bring us to the start of our trek at the village of Lukla(2850m). After meeting the crew, we head up the Dudh Koshi Valley on a well-marked trail and then stay overnight in Phakding(2656m).
Overnight stay in Phakding.
After breakfast, we hit the trail and head towards Namche Bazaar. We’ll cross the river on high-suspension bridges several times over the Dudh Koshi river. We’ll enter Sagarmatha National Park after crossing Monjo(2845m). We’ll ascend aggressively with the trail to Namche(3450m) enjoying some breathtaking views. If the weather is clear, we get the first glimpse of Mt Everest. Namche is the main trading village in the Khumbu and has a busy Saturday market – a meeting place for the Hindu traders from the lowlands and the Tibetan yak caravans that have crossed the glaciated Nangpa La.
Overnight Stay in Namche.
For getting used to the altitude, we’ll rest in Namche and explore the Namche Bazaar and near surroundings. Namche is tucked away between two ridges amidst the giant peaks of the Khumbu and has an abundance of lodges, tea shops, and souvenir shops. It is an ideal place to spend a day, acclimatizing to the new altitude before heading off towards Tengboche.
We’ll hike to Hotel Everest View(3962m) for the breakfast, here, you’ll be able to enjoy the views of Mt.Everest, Lhotse, Thamserku, and Ama Dablam. We’ll visit Khunde Hospital(3840m) set up by Sir Edmund Hillary. There are also good views from the National Park Centre and Museum above the town.
Overnight Stay in Namche.
Today, After Breakfast, we’ll head for Thame which will take about 4-5 hours. We’ll trek through fields, forests, and sherpa villages of Thamo(3480m) – A village with old stone houses, Gumba, and Samde village, finally making our way to the Thame(3800m) Village. We’ll visit an old monastery in the village of Thame, Dechen Chokhorling Monastery.
Overnight Stay in Thame.
Today, we’ll trek from Thame to Khumjung which will take about 5 hours. Along the way, we’ll get to see the majestic mountain on our way to Khumjung(3785m). Once we reach Khumjung, we’ll visit Hillary School. We’ll trek through some sherpa settlements and interact with some ever-smiling sherpas.
Overnight Stay in Khumjung.
After breakfast, we’ll hit the trail which goes downhill to Dudh Koshi. We’ll trek through Phunki Thanga(3305m)and then through the rhododendron forest and after trekking for a while we’re in Tengboche(3860m). After some rest, we’ll visit Tengboche monastery which is the largest in the Khumbu region and is famous for its Mani Rimdu Festival and the Yeti Skull.
Overnight Stay in Tengboche.
After breakfast, and mesmerizing our eyes with the views of Mt Everest(8848.86m), Ama Dablam(6856m), Lhotse(8516m), Nuptse(7861m), Khumbila(5761m), Kangtega(6685m), and Thamserku(6608m) from Tengboche we’ll trek towards Namche.
Overnight Stay in Namche.
We’ll trek back to Lukla from the same route. This is the trek of our trip. So, after reaching Lukla you’re free to explore the Namche in the afternoon and have a few drinks in remembrance of the beautiful trail we trekked.
Overnight Stay in Lukla.
A scenic and thrilling flight from Lukla will take us to Manthali(Ramechap). And, from Ramechap we’ll drive back to Kathmandu.
Overnight Stay in kathmandu.
Kathmandu is the historical and cultural heart of Nepal and has been a popular destination for tourists ever since Nepal opened its doors to visitors. The city presents a wonderful mix of Hinduism, Tibetan Buddhism, and Western influence in the Valley. Patan and Bhaktapur, their two major neighboring cities bear immense historical, cultural, and religious significance. There will be a half-day guided tour to the famous and biggest Hindu shrine of Pashupatinath, Boudhanath – the largest Buddhist stupa in Nepal, Bhaktapur Durbar Square – the 15th-century palace of 55 windows, and Swoyambhunath. At the event, you will be briefed about your trip.
After we finish Sightseeing, You’ll be gifted with an evening farewell dinner in a traditional way and many other surprises, for they’ve had a quality time with you.
Overnight Stay in Kathmandu.
Our Nepalese support team will take you to the airport for your flight home. (Or stay longer for short tours such as drive at National parks, do some wild-water rafting, a Tibet tour, or even mountain biking, etc – please don’t hesitate to let us know). We would be glad to help you. Thank you for doing this venture with us & it’s been wonderful knowing you over the weeks. Please do stay in touch in the months ahead. Bon Voyage & take care!!!
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The following is a list of clothing and accessories that we recommend for Everest Panorama Trekking in Nepal. This is not intended to be a comprehensive clothing and equipment list; rather it is intended to act as a reminder of those items that we feel necessary for your comfort and convenience. However, we recognize that you may have your own personal preferences for clothing which may be equally as suitable.
Sun hat or scarf
Light or warm fleece hat.
Light and expedition-weight thermal tops
Fleece jacket or sweater
Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional)
Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket
Down vest and/or jacket (optional)
Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer
Hiking shorts (4)
Lightweight cotton long pants
Lightweight thermal bottoms
Fleece or wool pants
Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants
Thin, lightweight inner socks (4)
Thick, warm wool hiking socks (4)
Hiking boots with spare laces
Camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals)
Sleeping bag rated -10C. to -20C
Headlamp and batteries
Basic First Aid Kit (see Health and Medicinal)
Small wash towel
Playing cards/backgammon/chess set
Books (Highly Recommended)
With more than 20+ years of experience in the tourism industry, our organization focuses on customer satisfaction and quality services. Our team comprises experienced and licensed tourist guides and moreover, Our agency is a registered travel agency under the Ministry of Tourism. It is also a license holder of NMA, NTB, and NRB. Moreover, we provide our clients with local guide to make you acknowledge about the place more deeply.
The best season for trekking this trail is Autumn(September, October, and November), and Spring (March, April, and May). The temperature in these seasons can reach up to 20°C and the nights can reach up to -5°C.
Yes, Internet facilities are available on the Everest Trail. You'll get Wifi card available on the trail. With this card, you'll be able to use wifi in the Everest region for certain days. This wifi card will cost you according to the package you choose.
Yes, you are recommended to bring your own power bank for this trek. As all the villages after Namche are heavily dependent on solar panels for electricity but the frequently changing climate won't do a favor for the solar panels.
On day 3 of our trek, while trekking from Phakding to Namche, we will get the first glimpse of Everest.
This trek is not as challenging as the Everest Base Camp Trek but still is challenging. You can trek this trail without any problem if you're in a good physique. If you've no problem walking for 5-6 hours, you'll not face many difficulties on this trek.
Everest Panorama Trek is one of the shortest treks of the Everest region. But, whole bunch of mountains can be seen from this trek including Mt.Everest, Lhotse, Amadablam,Thamserku, Island Peak, Kusum Kang.
On this Everest Panorama Trekking, we'll trek upto the altitude of 3870 meters.