Everest View Trek
Everest view trek is one of the short view trekking package in Everest region that offers the lifetime opportunity to explore the views of world's highest mountains peaks and Sherpa culture. A short trek in this area is suitable for those who are limited by time and don't want to go high altitude but want to see the Mt. Everest (8,848m.) and other several peaks from the close range.
Everest view trekking starts after the 45 minutes scenic mountain flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. The trail passes though the Phakding, Lukla, Khumjung and Khunde which provide the chance to sample the Buddhist culture and tradition of Everest Region. Tengboche and Pangboche monastery are the major highlights of Khumbu to explore the Tibetan culture and traditional lifestyle. Khumbu glacier is another attraction of this trip. Everest View Trek is the great trekking package for Sunrise views over Mount Everest and other snowcapped mountains.
Our Everest view trekking package can be arranged as Luxury trek as well as general tea house trekking. Everest view trek is short distance walking tour that offers magnificent views of Mt. Everest (8848m), Mt. Lhotse (8501m), Mt. Nuptse (7879m), Mt. Ama Dablam (6856m), Thamserku (6608m) and Kantega (6685m).
Trekking Group Size
Trekking Group is termed for the group of people with every individuals who go for a trip. A minimum of 2 people and maximum number of 12 is highly recommended as the size of the group. This planning ensures complete safety of the trekkers and convenience as well. However, with conditions applied, the group size can be customized as per the request of our clients.
[Note: Crew members are not counted within the trekking group size. This exclusive group of crews include one leader, assistant leaders and porters. One assistant leader for every 4 trekkers and one porter for every 2 trekkers]
Meals and Accommodation
During your stay in Kathmandu city, at the initial and the final stages of the trip, you will be residing at a 4 star hotel. The meal facilities in our Cost Includessection takes account of only breakfast facilities at this particular hotel. During the trek, breakfast, lunch and dinner will be served including varieties of snacks, cold drinks, and hot chocolate especially during the mountain part.
As mentioned above, accommodation will be facilitated at a 4 star hotel in Kathmandu. Whereas, during the trek, you will be staying at standard teahouses, lodges and camps, on twin sharing basis, that is determined by the viability of accommodation facilities at overnight stops.
As a general idea, health condition in a good state is highly recommended for any kind of tour. As, Everest View Trek is categorized under Strenuous Level, one should have the ability to walk for at least 5 – 6 hours a day, and 8 – 9 hours in some of the days. The highest altitude that we climb in this particular trek is 5,864m/19,238ft. Trekking in higher altitudes requires more physical effort. If you have any kind of medical condition, we urge you to receive a counsel from medical experts and formally inform us before applying for this trip.
Previous trekking experience is further admired. Even if you do not possess any, our crew members will always be there to guide for your safety concerns. We believe that you are strengthened with a positive attitude and a strong determination towards this trip.
Taking every aspects in consideration, we have come up with a squad of perfectly skilled crew members who have been recruited especially for their respective fields. You will be guided by fluently English speaking professional experts and team leaders who have gone through all possible circumstances that might occur ruining your trekking experience. Boosted with knowledge of ecology, geography, wild lives, flora and fauna, culture and history, you will be directed with maximum possible efficiency.
We wish you a happy, convenient and safe journey!
The Best Season to go for Everest View Trek is between autumn [September to November] and spring [March to May]. This particular timespan provides you an efficient trekking experience with provisions of remarkable views of the environment around.
This part is analytically the most important of all. It is a must to gain knowledge about equipment required for a well-planned trekking tour. These gears not only adds convenience to your trip but, also, is totally responsible for its completion. We have formulated a clean list of equipment required for trekking in Nepal.
We, personally, do not sell any kind of insurances to our clients. We are, however, concerned about your safety as much as you do. Therefore, we advise you to plan a travel insurance policy before going for any of our trips. Unfortunate events such as sickness, medical issues, injuries or any kinds of accidents are possible measures that can ruin your trip or can even add threats to your life.
We can suggest some of the reputed insurance companies that can come in handy to you. You better be careful while you choose a company and select insurance plans that includes emergency air ambulance rescue service, medical expenses and compensation for trip cancellation, as we do not provide any kind of refunds. Please, formally, provide us a copy of your insurance plans before going for the trip
[Note: We won’t be liable for any kind of the mentioned life-threatening accidents under any circumstances]
Permits and Fees
No special fees or permits is required for trekking in this region as trekkers do not need to climb any of the peaks. Only an entrance fee is charged to gain access to Everest National Park [US $ 33 per person]. For trekking to the east of the main Everest region, an additional permit is required to enter the Makalu – Barun National Park [US $ 28 per person]. These fees can be paid at the National Park desk in Thamel or directly at the Department of Immigration in Kathmandu [Tel: 00977-1-4222453, 00977-1-4223590] or Pokhara [Tel: 00977-1-521167]
Everest View Trekking Itinerary
Day 01: You will take Flight to Lukla, takes about 45 minutes and trek to Phakding (2610m). Overnight at lodge
Day 02: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazzar (3440m), the Sherpa Capital and gate to Everest, overnight at lodge
Day 03: Namche to Syangboche (3828m.), enjoy great view of Mt Everest, and back to Namche
Day 04: Namche to Lukla (2840m), overnight stay at lodge
Day 05: Early morning flight from Lukla to Kathmandu, free day for sightseeing and shopping.
The above information is a guide and standard template of what we provide. Our trip can be customized at your request to accommodate your specific requirements.
- All accommodation and meals during the trek
- Domestic flights KTM - LUK - KTM and airport departure taxes
- An experienced English-speaking trek leader or guide and Sherpa porters to carry including their salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging
- All necessary paper work and permits
- A comprehensive medical kit
- All government and local taxes
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc.)
- Tips for guides and porters
Delightful Everest View trekking
We had a delightful time on our trek, thanks to Hari at Life Dream Adventure Pvt ! Hari Arrange our Trekking trip who was very helpful and accommodated himself to our special needs. Thanks to Hari , we encountered no problems . We highly recommend Hari and Life Dream Adventure for any treks!
Brian Weber USA