Everest Panorama Trek, This trek is the foothill of Mount Everest region start with an easy stroll on the rim of the Kathmandu Valley, where we gain a first distant view of Himalayas. Around a 40 minutes flight to Lukla tiny airstrip, the adventure really begins. This easy trek followed the trail to Namche Bazaar and Tengboche Monastery (3860m) via Lukla, Phakding, Namche Bazaar. This short trek giving you a superb view of world’s highest snow-capped peaks, including Mt.Everest, Mt.Thamserku, Mt. Lhotse, and Amadablem. Visiting Sherpa Village, surrounded by fluttering prayer flags and fantastic snow-capped peaks, the popular myth of Shangri-La will seem all too- real. Finally, this trek gives a great introduction to Sherpa lifestyle, country, and culture along with Himalayan views. For the first trekkers to Nepal, this is a popular destination make people who haven’t enough time.
Day 1 : Arrival in Kathmandu airport (1345meters)
Our Official representative will be receiving you at Tribhuvan International Airport, She/he will be displaying your Name board outside the airport terminal. You will be then transferred to a hotel in our private tourist vehicle
Day 2 : Pre-trip Meeting and Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley
After Breakfast our guide will take you to UNESCO Heritage sites Pashupatinath Temple famous the Lord Shiva Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Swyambhu Nath Stupas and Kathmandu Durbar squire.
Day 3 : Fly to Lukla (2,804m). Trek to Phakding (2,610m) 3-4 hrs
early morning start takes us to the Tribhuwan International Airport Domestic Terminal 35-minute scenic flight to Tenzing and Hillary Airport at Lukla (2,804m). After landing we have time to explore the village while our Sherpa crew sort and load our trekking equipment. Then we begin our trek by descending towards the Dudh Kosi River where we join the main trail to Namche Bazaar, located just above Chaunrikharka (2,713m). The walking is easy and after passing through the small village of Ghat (2,550m) it is a short walk to Phakding.
Day 4 : Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,441m) - 5.5 hrs
we continue trekking along the banks of the Dudh Kosi, crossing the majestic river many times on exciting suspension bridges laden with prayer flags. After entering the Sagamartha National Park, the trail climbs steeply with breathtaking views. Namche Bazaar (considered the Gateway to Everest) is home to many quality restaurants, hotels, lodges, shops, money exchange services, internet cafes, and bakeries. Namche is the biggest town along the Everest trail.
Day 5 : Namche Bazaar Acclimatization day
We will spend a day in Namche Bazaar in order to acclimatize and adjust to the thinning air. We will trek a short distance to a museum that is celebrated for its exhibits of the traditional customs of the Sherpa people. We also hike up the Syangboche Airport near the Everest View Hotel. From this point, we can see rewarding views of the Himalayas with a stunning sunrise and sunset over the panorama of Khumbu peaks.
Day 6 : Trek to the Tengboche Monastery (3,860m) - 5 hrs
The trek continues along the rushing glacial waters of the Dudh Kosi with magnificent views of the mountains. We'll have a trek to an altitude of 3,860m upon reaching the Tengboche Monastery. Inside the monastery are incredibly ornate wall hangings, a 20-foot sculpture of Buddha, and the musical instruments and robes of the Lamas. The group will be taken to observe a prayer ceremony either in the evening or in the morning depending on how the trekking goes.
Day 7 : Trek back to Namche Bazar (3,441m) - 5 hrs
ollowing down the same trail, leaving the mountains behind us our descent takes us from the Tengboche Monastery (3,860 m) to the town of Namche Bazaar.
Day 8 : Trek to Lukla (2,804 m) - 6 hrs
This is our last day of trekking as we return to Lukla where the trek began. We enjoy this time to reflect on the trek as a group and the personal achievement of all those who took part. The afternoon is free, so you can wander about, relax and enjoy a hot shower.
Day 9 : Morning flight back to Kathmandu
On your flight back to Kathmandu, you can enjoy some last-minute glimpses of the mountains you just recently visited. Upon arrival in Kathmandu, our representative will transfer you to your hotel from the airport.
Day 10 : Transfer to the international airport for your final flight departure
The trip ends we shall drop you to Kathmandu’s Tribhuwan International Airport for your flight departure from Nepal.
- Airport to hotel pick and drop by private vehicle
- Two-night accommodation in Kathmandu at three-star hotels with breakfast
- Accommodation in available lodge runs by local people during trek
- Meal on full board (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during trekking
- One highly experienced English speaking license Guide and porters (1 porter for 2 people),
- Accommodation food, drinks, salary, insurance, transportation of both trek guide and porters
- Group medical supplies (first aid kit)
- All necessary paper works and national park entry permits
- TIMS Card (Trekker’s Information Management System)
- All additional government tax
- Domestic flight both ways from Kathmandu/ Lukla/ Kathmandu with airport tax
- Nepal entry visa fee (USD 25 for 15 days/ USD 40 for 30 days from date of issue) (You may easily get Nepal visa upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu)
- International airfare
- Travelers insurance
- All kind of drinks (Alcohol, hot and cold drinks)
- Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu (Approx 10-12 USD)
- Bar bills, telephone bills and other personal expenses (shopping/ laundry)
- Tips to guide and porter
- All expenses due to unavoidable events e.g. Personal illness, strike etc.
- Helicopter evacuation charge in case of emergency whilst trekking
- Exciting mountain flight Kathmandu / Lukla.
- Namche Bazaar gateway of Mt. Everest
- Sherpa culture and lifestyle in Khumjung
- Tengboche Monastery
- Great view of Mt, Everest, Mt Lhotse and other mountains from Kalapatthar.
- Stunning view of Mt Everest, Mt Lhotse, Mt Makalu, Mt Cho you and surrounding Khumbu Himalayan range.
This is the first time for our group to visit the Nepal, Bhutan and Kashmir region and we have enjoy it very much. It is very fortunate for us, being our first trip to select your company to arrange for us the tour, and we are very please with your service and support, and your co-ordination with the Bhutan operator. For the Indian operator, except for some minor situations, overall it is satisfactory.
I believe there will be more trips to come and will recommend to you potential future travellers there.