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Hiking to Hotel Everest View, Room Cost, Route Info

Hiking to the hotel Everest view is the best hiking that provides a miraculous view of Mount Everest. This trek also provides an amazing view of other mountains Lhotse, Thamserku, Ama Dablam, and various small peaks throughout the trek. Normally, the Everest region trek is very hard to trek but hotel Everest view trek is the easiest way to see Mount Everest. Hotel Everest view hike is a short trek and is perfect to trek with families.

Through this trek, you can observe the culture of the Sherpa people and get to know the local life. There is the oldest Buddhist monastery in Tengboche, which is very famous and holds many religious beliefs. However, hotel Everest view trek is a short trek but you will get unlimited fun and Himalayas views. Sagarmatha national park is another popular tourist destination in the Khumbu region. Trekkers love to visit this national park as you can get a glance at rare Himalayan animals, birds, and plants. The starting point of this trek is the gorgeous flight to Lukla.

Hotel Everest view hiking is the unique Himalayan trek in Nepal. During Everest, base camp trek it is hard to find luxurious hotels but during this trek, you will get the best accommodation and food facilities.

Enjoy your Stay at Hotel Everest view

Hotel Everest view is located at an altitude of 13,000 ft. above sea level. That is why hotel Everest view is on the list Guinness book of world record as the highest luxury hotel. Each room of the hotel Everest view has a beautiful view of the mountain of the Everest range. Hotel Everest view was established in 1971. During that, time the transportation medium for the good used to be a porter. Due to this, it took many years to complete the hotel, as the goods were imported from Japan.

Hotel Everest view is the perfect place to witness mountains as it is situated in an isolated and peaceful area. They provide you the facility of room heating; free Wi-Fi, laundry services, a restaurant, and a full-service bar. In addition to this, they provide great food and drinks.

What is the cost to stay at Hotel Everest view

hiking to hotel Everest view hiking is one of the most expensive treks in Nepal. Normally they cost 300 USD to 400USD with all the services depending on the time you trek. If you want to reduce expenses then it is better to trek in the winter season. If you are trekking in the peak season like spring and autumn, then you will have to pre-book the hotel. This luxurious hotel only has 10 rooms, you can share your room with your fellow trekkers.

In addition to this, you will have to pay for your flight to Lukla, your food, and accommodation during the trek. Furthermore, you will have to pay USD 30+13% tax for the permit to Sagarmatha national park. You can take that permit on the tourism board in Pokhara and Kathmandu. You can trek to hotel Everest view via helicopter but it will be more expensive.

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How to get there?

For getting to hotel Everest view, you will have to arrive at Kathmandu. We will escort you to the hotel where you will rest and freshen up. You can roam around the historic places in the Kathmandu valley and enjoy your day. After that the next day you will start your trek with a flight to Lukla airport. The flight takes about 30 minutes but is very amusing with the marvelous view of the Himalayas. After landing at Lula, your trekking journey starts. Your first trekking destination is Phakding, which is about 4 hours away from Lukla.

From Phakding you will get a mysterious view of Mt. Khumbu-Yul-Iha (5761m). On the way, you will have to cross Chheplung village where you can observe the Sherpa culture. You will spend your first overnight at Phakding. The next day is another exciting day of this trek, as you will be going to Namche Bazar. Namche Bazar is a beautiful place with many small shops. It takes about 7 hours to reach Namche Bazar from Phakding so you will have to start our trek as early as possible.

After a walk of an hour, you will see an amazing view of Mount Thamserku. From here, you can enter Sagarmatha national park where you can witness rare animals and birds. On reaching Namche Bazar, you can see Mt. Everest (8848m), Nuptse (7861m), and Lhotse (8414m). The 4th day of this trek is the most important, as you will be trekking to hotel Everest view. On the way, you can visit the national museum in Namche Bazar where you will get to observe the Sherpa lifestyle.

From the Museum, it takes 3 hours to reach the final destination. There is an army camp on the trail from where you will get a magical view of the mountains. You will not see hotel Everest view until you are there. The surrounding of the hotel is very peaceful and beautiful with the Everest range behind. The next day you can stay at the hotel and explore around enjoying the spectacular views. After that, you will have to return to Phakding. In addition, from Phakding you will trek back to Lukla and catch a flit to Kathmandu where you will end your trek.

 

Everest view hotel helicopter trek

Helicopter trek is the easiest way to trek to Everest view hotel. The helicopter trek is for the people who have a busy life and do not have time to go on a long trek. Everest view hotel helicopter is suitable for people who are physically disabled. You can directly get the helicopter from Kathmandu and it will land directly at Everest view hotel from there. Your helicopter trek starts in form morning and you will land at Everest view hotel for the meal. You will enjoy every second of the trek; you will have mesmerizing aerial views of the mountains from the sky. On this trek, you will also land at the Kala Patthar that is the perfect view of Mount Everest.

Namche Bazaar to Everest View Distance

Namche Bazar is the popular destination for the tourist in Khumbu region. From Namche Bazar, it will take about 3 hours to reach Namche Bazar.  Trekkers visiting Everest view hotel acclimate here. Namche Bazar is the perfect place where you can interact with people. This place is situated at an altitude of 3,500 meters. Namche Bazar is a small colorful market that sells Tibetan and local goods. The route to Everest view hotel from Namche Bazar is straight uphill via the village and forest.  The surrounding Everest view hotel is very beautiful with the fir trees on the side.

Ama Dablam View from Everest View Hotel

Ama Dablam is a very beautiful yet underrated mountain in the Everest region. People who want to trek Mount Everest but do not have any experience trek Ama Dablam. When we say getting the Everest view hotel, it provides a clear view of mount Ama Dablam. Apart from Mount Everest, Ama Dablam and mount Lhotse are the best mountains to explore in the Khumbu region. Getting the view of Ama Dablam from Everest view hotel is the best experience.

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How difficult is Everest View hiking

Everest view hotel hiking is a moderate level of hiking; there are some difficulties in some places. Many trekker’s feels challenging to trek to Namche bazar. Trekkers feel difficult to climb uphill. The first part of trekking, which is the trek to Sagarmatha national park, includes light treks and easy climbs. From Sagarmatha national park to Namche Bazar the trail is slightly tough. The route from Namche Bazar is steeply and sloppy.  If you are carrying your own luggage then walking uphill will be harder for you but if you hire a porter then it will be slightly easier.

Another difficulty in hotel Everest view trek is altitude sickness.  Altitude sickness is a medical condition that is caused due to the rise in elevation.  This problem is more prevalent in trekking Himalayas. For reducing altitude sickness, we should have a meal at the proper time, trekking at a slow pace, and acclimating properly. Drinking sufficient water can also help to reduce altitude sickness. Altitude sickness can be a real problem if not treated, so you will have to be careful.

Everest View Hotel Weather

The weather of almost every place can predict but the Khumbu region’s weather is never certain. Due to the higher elevation weather, the condition of Everest view hotel is constantly changing.  Everest view hotel trek is open through the year so, every season has its own specialty and different experience for trekking. Here is the tentative information of Everest view hotel during different seasons.

  • The weather during spring in Everest Region

Spring is the best time for Hotel Everest view hiking and is famous for trekking season. Spring in Nepal falls between the months of March to May. The favorable weather and beautiful scenery of Mount Everest is the best thing of the spring season.  The entire trekking trail is will be filled with blooming flowers and oak trees.  Due to this, people trekking to Everest hotel during sprig season are very high. That is why you will have to pre-book your trek.  The temperature of the spring season in Everest view hotel ranges from 17°C in the morning to 25°C in the evening. However, the temperature the lower and keeps increasing in the higher altitude area.

  • The weather during winter in Everest Region

Although the weather of the Khumbu region is extremely cold people prefer trekkers who seek challenges. The Winter season falls during time of December to February. Although the morning is extremely cold the days are warmer and suitable for trekking. Winter is the season where you will get to see Mount Everest in its rea condition. The average temperature ranges from 20°C in the day to -10°C during the night. Everest view hotel trek in winter provides you a splendid and royal view of the mountains in the evert range covered with thick snow. However, winter might be a bit challenging but the view and the memories of this trek will be wonderful.

  • Do we need oxygen for Everest view hotel hike?

Since Hotel Everest views hiking is at a moderate level so, we will not need oxygen if you take the necessary precaution. Your itinerary for this trek should allow enough acclimation. In addition to this, if you have an emergency medical condition during the trek then or team above the Himalayas will escort you to the hospital immediately. If you have a problem with breathing then lower your altitude. If you want to trek further from hotel Everest view then you may need oxygen.

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Is Everest Base Camp better than this hike?

Everest Base Camp is the most popular trek in Nepal, which provides a magnificent view of the Himalayas. It is the dream destination of every adventure geek but Everest view hotel trek has also been getting popularity among trekkers. Both Everest base camp trek and Everest view hotel trek provide the view of the Everest range.

EBC is a comparatively longer trek so it will take more time but the Everest view trek is a short trek so you can complete it quickly. You will need some trekking experience to trek to Everest base camp trek but you do not need any experience for this trek. Hotel Everest view is easier to trek but EBC is hard and challenging to trek. Lastly, it is completely up to you, which trek do you choose both of these treks have their own specialty.

 

Is there an age restriction for this hike?

Hotel Everest view hiking is not a very hard trek in the Everest region. This hiking is popular as a family trek so it will not be a problem if you bring your child. People of all ages the good and stable health conditions. You can complete this trek within 7-8 days. The trail is also not very hard to trek so anyone with good physical strength can trek the hotel Everest view. Tengboche is the end of this trek, which is at an altitude of 3,870 meters from sea level.

 

Tiji Festival in Mustang Nepal- Book your Trek for Tiji 2022

Tiji Festival in Mustang

Tiji festival in Mustang is the most exciting and new festival which is mostly celebrated in the upper mustang. Samdup Rabten mustang started this festival during the 17th century. He invited the king of other districts to come to Lo Manthang. After that, many kings gather in lo Manthang to perform a special ritual in the Chhode monastery.

People offer prayers and do rituals for the well-being of all living beings and people from the negative energy.  Since then, peoples and monks do these rituals in the Chhode monastery. They perform his festival for three days including the religious dance. During the 17th century, people celebrate Tiji on the twelfth month of the Tibetan calendar whereas nowadays Tiji falls on the third month of the Tibetan month.

The interesting part of the Tiji festival in Mustang is the Tsowo dance, which starts three months before the main Tiji festival. Earlier on this festival, the member of the mustang royal family and all the villagers of the users to participate in the dance and enjoy. Another important part of the Tiji festival is the traditional meditation practice.  Mediation on the Tiji festival is practice in two different ways: – the first one is the peaceful dance by the subjugation of negative energy, and the second one is the actual mediation on the middle of the mountain ranges.

 

History of Tiji festival in Mustang Nepal

When it comes to the significance Tiji festival, there are different stories. People started celebrating the Tiji festival since Dorje Shonu killed the deity and saved the lives of people. Since then Tiji used to be very popular in Nepal and some parts of India. Padmasambhava who was a Buddhist monk started this tradition in Tibet during the 8th century. After that time, people started celebrating Tiji in the Tibetan way. Padmasambhava taught the dance moves to the monks of Chhode and Rinpoche monastery.  Monks are dressed as a different form of incarnation of Lord Buddha to perform this dance. However, the Tiji festival became more famous in the 17th century due to the trekking season.

Every year thousands of people visit the Chhode monastery to pray for the well-being of their family and friends. People from all over mustang come to offer their prayers in Chhode monastery.

The ritual dance of the Tiji is the three stages; the first stage is the dance of 15 steps. The second stage of the dance showing the generation of deities of the two steps, and the last stage is the dance to clear the eternal negative views and to provide the auspiciousness of the festival.  The dancer performs the different positions and gestures to show the process of the mediation. Each small and big dance steps during the Tiji festival in Mustang have their meaning. People believe that dance steps during the Tiji dance clear the obstacles from the life of the people. Mustang area is a remote area, on the side of Tibet.  The wide Himalayan range and the snowy trail add beauty while celebrating the Tiji festival.

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How to get there?

People of the mustang region celebrate the Tiji festival, which is also the top destination of the people. For getting to mustang valley, you will have to arrive at the Tribhuwan international airport in Kathmandu, where our team will pick you up and escort you to the hotel. Next day you will be flying to Pokhara with the extraordinary views of the high mountain and the cultural places. After getting to Pokhara, you will have a short break after that, you will be flying to Jomsom. Jomsom is also popularly is the gateway of Mustang.

Flight to Jomsom or drive

Alternative flight to Jomsom is the 10 hours road drive via Kali Gandaki. On the way, you will also have an aerial view of Kali Gandaki.  After landing at Jomsom, you will be starting your actual trek. The route to mustang goes through the barren landscape. On the way, you will also see the ancient wall town, which is the upper mustang. It takes 3 days from the Jomsom to reach the upper mustang. From here, you will have to cross many villages including Kagbeni, Chele, Zhalte, Syangboche, Dhakmar, Lo Gear, and Charang to reach Lo Manthang.

Both local people and the tourist are very fond of the Tiji festival. Most tourists find the dance very fascinating. Therefore, during the stay, you will have enough tie to explore nature as well as the culture. Festive hike to la Manthang is a very enjoyable trek and gaining the attention of lots of people. Mustang is an extremely beautiful place that is situated in the northern corner of the great Annapurna range.  On this festive trek to lo Manthang, you will get a clear view of the mesmerizing view of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri.  Muktinath is widely famous for the numerous Buddhist monasteries and the historic Muktinath temple. Muktinath temple is the highest altitude temple in the world.

Trekking to  Tiji Festival Mustang in Nepal

Tiji festival is the main festival of the people in mustang.  Monks on the monastery dance with a lot of power and eagerness. The dance moves represent the forms of the incarnation of Lord Buddha for establishing peace in the world. Tiji festival shows the victory of god over the demon. People celebrate Tiji in mustang since 17th century and gain a lot of popularity among the tourist. People from all around the world come to enjoy this festival and observe the Tibetan culture.

During the three days of the Tiji festival, the head of the monastery chooses the dancers among the monks of Chhode monastery considering various factors. Monks decorate the monastery with colorful thanka picture and the route to the monastery are full of Buddhists flag. On the day of the Tiji festival entire mustang, chant songs, and prayer at once.

On the first day of Tiji, villages on lo Manthang are crowded with the people from the nearby villages at the tourist. Earlier it was difficult to walk the barren landscape but nowadays-small jeeps can go to Chhode monastery. Tiji is the most awaited festival for the people of lo Manthang, they clean their house and prepare various food items.  For trekking who wants to trek mustang, the middle of May is perfect for you. During the Tiji festive trek to lo Manthang, you can observe the variation in topography and beauty of mustang. You will have to book your trek early as May is the peak season for trekking to mustang.

 

Altitude Sickness during Tiji Festival Trek

People perform the rituals in the Buddhist monastery of the upper mustang region. Therefore, it is quite common to have altitude sickness. Altitude sickness is a medical condition where your body does not get enough oxygen.  This problem mostly happens while trekking in the higher altitude area. Altitude sickness is not that scary and the risk can be prevented by taking some precautions. You should do Tiji festive trek with proper acclimation and having healthy food.

While trekking to the upper mustang for the Tiji festival you should take necessary precautions. You have to avoid hard drinks and slower the pace of trek on the high altitude place. People of all ages with good physical ability can do Tiji festive trek. Your highest point on this trek is 4,200 meters. If you have a positive attitude you can do this trek easily.

Tiji is Most interesting festival in the Himalayas

This festival is an interesting festival in the mustang region. Tiji festival lasts for about 3 days. These three days are full of dance culture and exploring the culture. The rituals of the Tiji festival are ancient Tibetan culture. People remember the saviour of the mustang kingdom from the great destruction.  The name Tiji comes from the Tibetan word “tempa Chirim” meaning “devote or prayer for the world peace”.  All the people and the monks pray to god for the wellbeing of their families and loved ones.

However, some people also believed that the significance of the Tiji festival is the victory of “Dorje Sonnu” which is the incarnation of Lord Buddha over the Demon. That demon was a huge creature, which feeds on human beings and causing destruction in people’s life. Tiji festival takes place in the middle of May and lasts for three days. The monks of Chhode monastery perform different rites and rituals.

Dance is the main part of celebrating the Tiji festival, so Buddhist monks perform different forms of dance during the Tiji festival. “Tsa Chham” and “Nga Chham” are the traditional dance performed by the monks during the Tiji festival. People perform the rituals of Tiji only on Chhode monastery, however, Rinpoche monastery being the head and old monastery supervise Chhode much smaller monastery. At least sixty-five monks are required to perform the dance and the rituals.

The Rituals and the Festival

Almost all the festivals in Nepal have certain historic and cultural significance. Rituals make the festival enjoyable and meaningful. Tiji festival in the form of celebrating the victory of good over evil and spreading positive thoughts among people. Since Tiji lasts for three days so, here are the rituals of Tiji festivals.

  • Day 1

Day one is the opening day of the Tiji festival, people gather to celebrate and enjoy Tiji at Chhode monastery.  Monks perform the traditional dance “Tsa Chaam”.  This dance shows in the story of Dorji Son am. Monks dress as the different incarnations of Lord Buddha. The monks while performing the dance chase away the demons.

  • Day 2

Day 2 is widely known as the dance of Nga Chaam. People make different types of food and distribute it to monks. People also hold a feast in their house and enjoy the second day of Tiji.

  • Day 3

Day 3 is the final day of the Tiji festival. On this day monks perform the most sacred dance “Rha Chham” Damp Hu and Dhayngrya are the musical instrument played for this dance.  People believe “Rha Chham” is the practice to banish the deities and evil energy. One of the monks dress up as Dorje Sonam and is the leader of this dance. Lastly, in the evening, endings rituals are practice and people provide Prasad to the people and offer prayer to the god.

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Tiji Festival Trek Highlights

  • You will get to learn new culture and be participate in the rituals of the Tiji festival.
  • Observing and knowing the importance of traditional dance and music on the people there.
  • The trail from Jomsom to the upper mustang is very adventurous as there are various boulders on the way.
  • Exploring around mustang valley and going to temples and monasteries during the festival is super relieving.
  • Tiji festival is the most important and sacred festival in the Mustang region, a different somewhat spiritual and beliefs can be observed during this festival.
  • Tibet has a great influence on the rituals of the Tiji festival as; mustang is often referred to as mini Tibet.
  • The surrounding of Chhode monastery is full of magnificent views of the great barren landscape and cultural sites.
  • The feeling of enjoying the Tiji festival in the middle of the mountains ranges is exhilarating.
  • Mustang is mostly famous for the apple and apple wine, Marpha.
  • Muktinath temple is the highest altitude temple in the world, in addition to this, it is the holiest place for the pilgrimage.
  • Going through the deepest gorge in the world Kali Gandaki and getting an aerial view of the great city Pokhara.

Tiji Festival Permit:

Normally for upper mustang trek, with maximum 10 days itinerary cost US$500 per person. However, during the Tiji festival since you will be spending only three days, it will cost US$150. US$50 increase per day if you want to extend your trek on the upper mustang. Upper mustang is the only place where single trekkers are not allowed to, you must have at least two people in your group for getting the permit. You will need a password copy (if foreign), a citizenship copy (for Nepalese), and a couple of photos.  You can make this permit either in the tourism board Kathmandu or Pokhara.

Tiji Festival 2022 Date:

This year in 2022, the Tiji festival will be celebrated from 16th May to 18th May 2022. These three days you will be exploring the mountains, culture, snow, and lifestyle of local people. If you are lucky, enough then you can observe the snowfall in the mountains.

 


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