Everest View Trek - 10 Days

About Everest View Trek

Everest View Trek is a short and relatively easy trekking journey in the Everest region of Nepal. This trek is also known as Everest Panorama Trek. The trail will take you to the Tengboche village from where you will get to witness panoramic views of Mt. Everest (8,848 m) along with other surrounding mountains. We Adventure Small World Treks and Expedition have specially designed this 10 days Everest View Trek package for those who don't have enough time on their hands to trek up to the Everest Base Camp, but still want to see breath-taking views of the Himalayan mountains like Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201 m), Mt. Nuptse (7,861 m), Kangtega (6,782 m), Ama Dablam (6,812 m), Thamserku (6,623 m), and many other mountains.

Even for a short period, you will get miles away from your hustling life, leaving all stress behind along the trail. With gorgeous views of Himalayas, you will get to experience the warmth of Sherpa people and their tradition, culture, and lifestyle. Likewise, Everest View Trekking offers you a chance to have a glimpse of the daily life of the Sherpa people and see their culture. On the trail, you will come across many stupas, monasteries, and prayer flags. Everest View Trek 10 Days is one of the best ways to relish the spectacular beauty of the Himalayas.

Highlights

  • Thrilling flight to Lukla.
  • Trek through lush forests and small villages.
  • Explore Namche Bazar.
  • Feel the warmth of Sherpa culture.
  • Visit Tengboche monastery, the biggest monastery of Khumbu region.
  • Get to see gorgeous landscape.
  • Witness panoramic views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Thamserku, Mt. Cho Oyu along with stunning Khumbu Icefall and Ngozumpa Glacier.

Itinerary

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You will be welcomed by one of our team representatives at the Tribhuvan International Airport terminal, so find him with your nameplate on his hand. He will take you to your hotel where you will stay for the night. After relaxing a few hours, you get to meet with your guide in your hotel lobby. He will brief you about the trip and take you to a restaurant where you will eat traditional welcome dinner organized by the company.

  • Hotel
  • Welcome dinner

Today, we wake up early in the morning and take one of the most thrilling flights of our life to the Lukla airport. The flight will present us with striking views of the Himalayas and it's sceneries. After reaching Lukla, we meet with the rest of the crew members and begin our trek towards Phakding.

Phakding is a beautiful village located in the north of Lukla in the Dudh Koshi River Valley. From Lukla, we trek and reach Cheplung village, which will welcome us with a stunning view of Mt. Khumbila (5,761m). Further, we gradually descend to Phakding. On the way, we will go through a forested trail following a river.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast, lunch & dinner

After having breakfast, we begin trekking towards our next destination Namche Bazar. Namche Bazar is one of the most famous and biggest villages in the Everest region. The trail passes by small villages like Jorsale and Monjo, the entry point of Sagarmatha National Park. From here onwards, the trail will include alpine woods, dense forests, numerous small rivers, and cold streams until we reach Namche Bazar. We will get to see magnificent views of Mt. Thamserku (6,623 m) and Kongde Ri Himal (5,115 m) from here.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast, lunch & dinner

We, Orbit Alpine Adventure have precisely designed our Everest View Trek itinerary including enough acclimatization days required to make the successful trek. We take a day off from our trek at Namche Bazar and spend the day exploring around the village and hiking to nearby areas for panoramic views. We have two options of a hike, either to Syangboche Airstrip or the Everest View Hotel, to see a gorgeous view of Namche Bazar along with Himalayan mountains or to see the first glimpse of Mt. Everest (8,848 m). We also visit the Sherpa Culture Museum and Everest Photo Gallery.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast, lunch & dinner

After a quick breakfast, we ascend to Syangboche airstrip and continue our trek towards Khumjung village, which is surrounded by Mt. Thamserku (6,623 m), Mt. Kongde (6,187 m), and sacred Khumbila mountains. We will visit the Edmund Hillary School and Khumjung Monastery. In fact, the Khumjung monastery holds the head of the so-called yeti and is widely famous for it.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Descending to Dudh Koshi River, we trek through fine villages. Further, we trek on a forested path and reach a riverbed. From here, the trail ascends through fir & pine forest. The trail will take us to Tengboche village, which has the largest and the oldest monastery of the entire region, Tengboche monastery. We will get to see fantastic views of Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Nuptse (7,861 m), Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m), Mt. Ama Dablam (6,812 m), and Mt. Tawache (6,542 m) from the monastery.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast, lunch & dinner

The trail descends to Kyangjuma. You trek through lush forests and small villages. On the way, you get to see a diverse range of flora and fauna. We descend to Phungi Tanga after having breakfast. From Phungi Tanga, we ascend and reach Kyanguma.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Today, you follow a downhill walk and reach Namche Bazar. After a small lunch break here, you descend on the steep path and pass by dense forests, crossing many streams. Further, the trail moves through small villages and takes you to Monjo.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast, lunch & dinner

We trek along the Dudh Koshi River and the superb landscape. Passing by several small villages, we go through forested trail crossing cold streams following down from the Himalayas. After around 5 hours of walk, we will reach Lukla where our trek ends.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Today, we fly back to Kathmandu after having light breakfast. During the flight, we see the last views of the Himalayan mountains. Upon reaching Kathmandu, head to our hotel and freshen up. As per your flight time, one of our team delegates will escort you to the Tribhuvan International Airport for your flight back to your home and bid you our last goodbye.

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast & lunch

Useful Information

Variation & Custom Itinerary

If you are thinking of extending your trip, then go for Everest Base Camp Trek or Everest Base Camp with Gokyo Lake Trek. Both of these packages increase the adventure in the Khumbu region and allow you to explore the region in-depth. Likewise, we also offer tailor-made options for the Everest View Trek itinerary. We will make a custom itinerary for you to meet all your requirements.

 

Trip Information

Everest View Trek route

Everest View Trek begins with a stimulating flight that will take you to Lukla. From here, the trail descends to Phakding. Passing through Sagarmatha National Park, you will cross several streams and suspension bridges to reach Namche Bazar. Further, the trail gradually ascends to Tengboche village through lush forests of rhododendron and small villages. You will explore the village and enjoy the view. Retracing the trail, you descend to Lukla.

 

Everest View Trek map

Everest View Trek map will allow you to see pictorial views of the trail. As the map is crafted following our offered Everest View Trek itinerary, it will be easy to understand the route using the map. All the villages and major highlights are pointed on the map.

 

Everest View Trek difficulty & Altitude Sickness

Everest View Trekking is an easy trek. You have to walk 5 to 6 hours a day. There will be many ascends and descends with some steep paths. Anyone with normal health and physical fitness can do Everest View Trek 10 Days. Prior trekking experience is not needed to go on this trek. The drastic change in altitude can trigger altitude sickness, however we have added adequate rest days in our itinerary that will help you in acclimatization. Do drink at least 2 liters of water each day to avoid altitude sickness.

 

Best time to go on Everest View Trek

You can do Everest View Trek in spring and autumn. March to April and September to November is the best time of the year to witness stunning views of the Himalayas. The stable and clear weather is all that you needed for this trek, and the above mentioned months are perfect for that. Likewise, you can also go on this trek in winter (December to February), however views might not be as spectacular as other months.

 

Accommodation & Meals

You will stay in the best possible guesthouse/lodge during the trek. All the rooms are on a twin-sharing basis with clean common toilets. There will be basic facilities in the lodge. Likewise, the meals will be served as per the menu of guesthouse/lodge, still you will get a wide variety of options like rice, bread, chapati, curries, fried veggies, eggs, momo, thukpa, sandwich, pizza, pudding, porridge, pasta, etc. You will also find snacks and bars during your trek, but due to high altitude and no transportation price can go higher than usual.

 

Communication & Electricity

There will be the availability of both cellular networks and the internet during the Everest View Trekking. Due to high elevation and unpredictable weather, the connection might get slow from time to time. Similarly, electricity is also available everywhere. You can charge your electric appliances either in free or by paying a few bucks. Caring extra batteries will be a good choice for you.

 

Travel Insurance

Travel insurance is recommended to have while Everest View Trek. It will be back up for you to rely on in case of an emergency. Your travel insurance must cover things like airlift, medical bills, hospital bills, flight cancellation, and loss or theft of the property. Any foreign travelers are not allowed to take out travel insurance in Nepal, so make sure to get one from your country and carry the documents with you.

 

Guide & Porter

You will be assisted by an experienced and English speaking guide on the trek. Our guides have years of experience on the Himalayan trail and have led numerous groups successfully. Likewise, they are well-trained in many fields and are certified by the government of Nepal. While trekking with us, you will be in safe hands.

 

Environmental Contribution

Organizing eco-friendly treks and tours is our company's main motto. We have worked in this field for several years now and have seen a drastic change in the environment. Therefore, we have adopted several measures to decrease our waste on the trail. Likewise, we also run a small organization that funds education expenses of kids from underprivileged mountain communities.