Everest View Trek is a short trek in the Khumbu region which gives you a chance to bask in the panoramic beauty of the Himalayas. Experience the pleasure of trekking in the Everest region and see the highest mountain in the world, Mount Everest. Bask in the beauty of the towering mountains including Ama Dablam, Lhotse, and Nuptse.
Get an insight into the unique Sherpa culture and tradition which is influenced by Tibetan Buddhism. During your Everest View Trekking you will see Buddhist monasteries, prayer flags, prayer wheels, and mani stones. Visit the famous Tengboche Monastery overlooking the stunning views of Mount Everest and Ama Dablam. Moreover, Tengboche monastery comes alive with the colorful Mani Rimdu Festival which is celebrated to honor the founding of Buddhism by Padmasambhava in Tibet.
Everest View Trek Route
Everest View Trek begins and ends in Kathmandu. Your Everest View Trekking starts with a picturesque flight to Lukla. Trek to the Sherpa village of Phakding located on the banks of River Dudh Koshi. Continue your trek to the popular town of Namche Bazaar. Hike to the Everest View Hotel to see Mount Everest and the neighboring Himalayan ranges.
If you fancy, hike to Khumjung Monastery which supposedly has the scalp of Yeti on display. Moreover, trek to the largest Buddhist monastery of the Khumbu Region, Tengboche Monastery and also enjoy close-up views of Ama Dablam. Trek back to Namche Bazaar and relax or explore more. Retrace your steps back to Lukla. The following day you will be flying back to Kathmandu with beautiful memories.
Everest View Trek Difficulty
Everest View Trek 7 days is an easy to moderate trek. You will be attaining the maximum elevation of 3,880m at the Everest View Hotel. You will be trekking for a maximum of 7 hours and a minimum of 4 hours. On average you will be walking for roughly 5 hours. Everest View Trek is suitable for both a novice as well as experienced trekkers.
Everest View Trek Itinerary
Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2,840m/9,318ft), Trek to Phakding (2,610m/8,563ft)
Duration: 35 minutes flight, 3-4 hours (8 km) trek
Trek to Namche Bazar (3,440m/11,286ft)
Walking Distance: 5-6 hours (10.5 km) trek
At Namche Bazaar: Acclimatization Day (3,440m/11,286ft)
Trek to Tengboche (3,860m/12,664ft)
Walking Distance: 5-6 hours (10 km) trek
Trek to Namche (3,440m/11,286ft)
Walking Distance: 4-5 hours (10 km) trek
Trek to Lukla (2,840m/9,318ft)
Walking Distance: 6-7 hours (18.5 km) trek
Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft)
Duration: 35 minutes flight