Trip Overview of Everest View Trek
Everest View Trek is the best short holiday in the Everest region. It is the best journey of a lifetime for anyone. It is suitable for those who don’t have much time. Or who don’t want to walk many days in the mountain. The trek offers a superb view of the world’s highest peaks. Enjoy the best view of Mount Everest, Mt Lhotse, Mount Thamserku, Ama Dablam, and other many snowy peaks. The Everest panorama trekking gets into the unique culture, traditions, the lifestyle of the local people, rich biodiversity too. The trek of Everest panorama view offers stunning combinations of majestic mountain views. With the best scenery, history, and culture. As well as a variety of exciting ways of experiencing the Nepali way of life.
Everest View trek is designed for those who wish to experience this region without ascending to high altitude. Mostly the first time trekkers in Nepal have chosen this trek because of short trekking days. It also offers spectacular views of the high Mountains. Inhabited by the legendary ethnic Sherpa’s, this trek offers you a close experience with a very nice settlement of the Sherpa people. And insights into their unique culture and living style in the cold, underdeveloped mountainous region.
Everest view trek is an excellent introduction to Sherpa’s country and its culture. With its great mountain views, a top-rated destination for first-time trekkers in Nepal. Though the Everest valley, Trek is shorter. it certainly does not miss out on any scenery. Many trekkers in their old age also choose the Everest Panorama Trek. Because of long walks and the possibility of altitude sickness.
Enjoy the best panorama view
Everest View Trek gives you the possibility to satisfy a desire to see the very brilliant view of Everest and a close study of Sherpa’s way of living. Everest view trekking is appropriate for amateur trekkers who have a short time to spend and a unique preference to see the world’s highest mountain. Therefore the trek to the Base camp of Everest has emerged as one of the most popular trekking routes in Nepal.
Most of the people in this vicinity are Sherpa’s. Majestic mountains, the excessive mountain villages. The isolated monasteries, Namche Bazar (the gateway of the Everest region). Everest view trek will amaze you with the stunning view of four peaks with popular mount Everest-8848m, mount Lhotse-8516m, and also another highest mountain mt Makalu-8463, and Chooyu-8153m). We have the best view of Mount “Amadablam (6856)”(The Matterhorn of Khumbu), Thus, this is the best trek to get the natural and cultural wonders with the view of peaks and ancient monasteries.
Explore Sherpa culture and tradition.
During the Everest Panorama view trek, one will get an opportunity to explore Sherpa culture and tradition. Experience the rural life of people living in Nepal, and so forth. You can even buy the traditional and ancient arts, and crafts in the village of Namche. It is known as the old trading hub for people from Tibet and Nepal.
Everest panorama trek will no longer take you to the much higher places however, it will provide you the possibility to revel in the ongoing tradition of Sherpa people and a glimpse of the active Everest. After having a remarkable flight to Lukla, you will input to the Solukhumbu region. Solukhumbu region is well-known for its proximity to the area’s highest mountain and its Sherpa villages and monasteries. We are trekking in the Sagarmatha National park, Which falls underneath the natural world heritage site of Nepal declared by UNESCO, with pine forests, rhododendron, and an abundance of wildlife to Namche Bazaar (3440m).
Best view of Mount Everest
The Everest view trek provides you to check out the coronary heart of the villages of Sherpa humans. Because of their traditional way of life, and dazzling views of the highest mountains in the world. Therefore we provide you an outstanding 6 days trek. Get your luggage packed in your lovely adventure to the Nepal Everest region with your essential equipment for the panoramic view of the tallest mountain on the earth.
Everest view hotel and Syangboche is exciting for photographers. As it is one of the beautiful locations to seize the outstanding beauty of Mt. Everest, Amadablam, and their neighboring peaks. Besides, the visit to Khumjung village will provide you a stunning view of Everest and perhaps the other Khumbu mountains within the entire Everest region too. In Khumbu, you may be utterly stunned as the perspectives are magical. The attractive element of the Everest panorama trek will be the pleasant Sherpa’s, whose hearts are kind. You will consider it for an entire life.
Fly to Lukla to start the trekking
Take a flight to Lukla which holds the ethnic Sherpa people of the Himalayan region. Our local porters are waiting for you there to start the trekking. We will trek to the Solukhumbu Region of Nepal on our Everest View trek. The trek continues through a small but picturesque village, apparently busy with trekkers, porters, local people, horses, and donkeys. and the day ends at the bank of the Dudhkoshi (Milk) river. When we will reach the Namche bazaar you will get more spectacular views.
The Everest view trek takes us through the lush vegetation of Sagarmatha National Park, with pine forests, rhododendron flowers, and an abundance of wildlife. Get the chance to talk with the Sherpa people and participate in their astonishing traditional lifestyle. We trek along a high traversing path where we have our first magnificent view of Everest and head towards Khumjung village.
The Everest panorama view trekking trail climbs through the foothills of the world’s highest mountain, offers some of the most spectacular scenery and challenging trek in the heart of Everest.
Our Guest Sharing Experience About Everest view trek
Everest view trek 5 days
Everest base camp trek comes on top of the list of trekking and hiking experience in Nepal. For people who love to adventure and trek new places, this trek is perfect for you. You can get a clear view of the high mountains including the world’s highest peak Mount Everest. This trek will provide you the opportunity to get the ground as well as an aerial view of the mountain. You will get a breathtaking view of different mountains like Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m), Mt. Nuptse (7,861 m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201 m), Mt. Ama Dablam (6,812 m), Mt. Thamserku (6,623 m), Mt. Kongde (6,187 m), Mt. Pumori (7,161 m), etc. through this trek.
Although Mount Everest is the highest mountain in the world Everest view trek is a moderate level trekking so anyone with a healthy physical condition. There are a hundred and thousands of people trekking to Everest every year. Normally trekking to Everest take s 15 – 17 days with proper acclimation but this trek gives you the enjoyment of the whole trek in 5 days. This trek is suitable for the people who are busy with their work and seclude.
You will also be trekking to Namche Bazar where you can observe the local lifestyle of the people. During this trek, you will also get to watch the oldest monastery Tengboche Monastery. The best season for trekking Mount Everest is spring and autumn season. During this season you will get a clear view of the mountains.
Everest View Trek 7 days
Mount Everest View Trek, also known as the Everest Panorama trek can do in 7 days also. the 7 days trek takes a further visit to Tengboche Monastery, A famous Buddhist monastery in the Everest region and we can spend overnight at Khumjung or Khunde Village. The trek of course gets you the best cultural sights and local people’s lifestyle if we do 7 days version. This package is 5 days version if you wanted to make 7 days trek for the Everest panorama view let us know and we will arrange a different version of the itinerary for you.
How to get there?
Your Everest view trek start from a flight from Kathmandu to Lukla airport. The flight takes less than 40 min. after reaching Lukla airport you will start your trekking. Phakding is located at the latitude of 2652 meters from sea level. You will be walking through the deep gorge of the Dudh Koshi River. After ascending from Lukla for about three hours you will reach Phakding. You will get the first view of mountains on the way to Phakding. After that the next day you will be trekking to Namche Bazar from Phakding.
Namche Bazar is famously known as the gateway to the Khumbu region. The trail to Namche Bazar goes through beautiful pin forest and Rhododendron, Magnolia, and fir. Passing the Dudh Koshi River you will reach mince Bazar. Namche Bazar is a beautiful place where you can observe Sherpa and Gurung culture. The next day you will be hiking from Namche Bazar to Khumjung. Today you will also be trekking to Sagarmatha national park. Where you can see many rare animals like red panda, Himalayan deer, and cheetah, etc.
On the way to hiking Khumjung, you will get the closest view of mountains like Everest, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Nuptse, Lhotse, Tawche, and Kwangde. After enjoying the relaxing view of the mountains you will be trekking back to Monjo. On the way, you can also visit Hillary School established by Sir Edmund Hillary. After trekking for a couple of hours from Khumjung you will reach Monjo.
Where you will be staying overnight. After that, you will be trekking back from Monjo to Lukla. The trek goes through amazing blue pine and rhododendron forests with the breathtaking view of different mountains like Kusum Kangaru, Mt Kwangde. You can also visit “Thangka Painting School” on the way and observe people painting Thangka with their hands. You will be staying at night at Lukla. The next morning you will have a flight from Lukla to Kathmandu.
Advantage of Everest view trek
View of Mount Everest
Everest view trek will give you the opportunity of getting a view of the world’s highest mountain. You will get to watch the mountains without actually trekking there. Not only has Mount Everest you can also have a panoramic view of other mountains. You can also get the perfect photo shots of the landscape and Himalayan range.
Cheaper in cost
Normally the cost of an Everest base camp trek is very high. Many of the trekkers have a problem in planning their budget but you can get the view of the same mountain at a cheaper cost. This trek is a short trek and can be completed in a short period of time so hotel paying also costs low.
People mainly trek Everest base camp so people trekking Everest view trek is very less. This trek is one of the underrated treks in the Khumbu region. So, the trekking trail is not much crowded. You will get the entire trail by yourself.
Exotic mountain trek experience
Everest view trek offers an exotic mountain experience. Through this trek, you can enjoy amazing views of the snowcapped Himalayan range. Though this trek is connected with the Everest base camp trek this trek has its own uniqueness and specialty. You will be amazed to see the beauty of nature through this trek.
Saves time and effort
Many trekkers spend a week to trek and watch the beauty of Mount Everest. But you can get a glance of Mount Everest within 5 days. Trek to Mount Everest base camp can be very problematic but during this trek, you don’t have to battle blistered feet, numb knees, and thinning air.
Minimize altitude sickness
One of the common problems while trekking Mount Everest is altitude sickness. Those trekkers who are afraid to trek to Mount Everest because of altitude sickness, this trek is for you. You will not have altitude sickness while trekking Everest view trek.
The disadvantage of Everest view trek
Cannot get the full view of the mountain
Though this trek is shorter and saves lots of time it has some disadvantages. You will not be pleased with the view of the mountains. We watch the mountains but it not worth it. You cannot identify the mountain from that far.
Weather might be problematic
Everest view trek is only beneficial if you trek this place in a certain season. During monsoon season you will not the view of mountains and also the trail will be slippery. The Winter season is also not suitable for this trek. You can only trek Mountain View trek during the autumn and spring season.
Cannot observe the culture of people
Since Everest view trek is a short trek, so you will not get time to enjoy and observe another part of the trek. There are lots of new things in the Khumbu region besides the view of the mountains. So, you cannot experience local life during this.
You cannot get real experience of trekking
Everest view trek does not give you the real experience in trekking. There are lots of things that you can enjoy while trekking in the Khumbu region. But this trek does not provide you the chance to experience those things like camping and hiking.
Lesser time to trek
This trek is a limited-time trek i.e. you will have to complete this trek within 5 days. So, if you are willing to stay and explore more places than Everest view trek might not be suitable for you. You will not be satisfied with the far and short-time view of the mountains.
Food and drinks during the trek
Food and drink are very important aspects of trekking in any place. You will be amazed to see the wide section on foods. There are small hotels and tea houses on the way. The teahouses will provide the best tea on the earth. Taking a hot sip of tea in such cold weather feels like heaven. Normally they provide Tibetan Breads, Chapati with Cheese, Oatmeal, and French toast with jam, honey, and peanut butter, Corn Flakes, Hashed brown, fried, Scrambles, and boiled eggs on breakfasts.
For lunch, you will have some options like Thukpa, Dahl and Bhat, Tibetan / chapatti bread, Macroni, Spaghetti, Sherpa Stew, a variety of soups, steaks, potatoes items, Sandwiches, Pizza, rice with curry, spring rolls, and burgers. And for dinner, you will have a different option like Dahl and Bhat (Nepalese local meal), Tibetan / chapatti bread, Macroni, Spaghetti, Sherpa Stew, a verity of soups, steaks, potatoes items, Sandwiches, Pizza, rice with curry, spring rolls, Raman soup, etc.
most of the places provide different non – veg food products also but it is recommended to have veg food. For water options, you will have to carry a water bottle. There are many taps on the trail so whenever your bottles get empty then you can refill. Also, the water might not be safe to drink so always carry a purification tablet with you to purify the water. In addition to this, you should not have hard drinks while trekking the Everest view trek as it may damage your heart. So be careful while having drinks.
Accommodation during this trek
The accommodation facility during this trek is not that bad. When you arrive at Kathmandu then you will have to stay at Kathmandu. The hotel in Kathmandu is very luxurious and you will feel very comfortable. But as you start gaining attitude then, the less facility you will get. Hotels in the Khumbu region provide basic facilities like beds and bathrooms. The facility of the hotels also depends on the price you pay.
If you are willing to pay more than you will have additional facilities like Wi-Fi and a heater. If you trek Everest view trek during the off-season like autumn and spring season you might not get rooms in hotels. So book your trek before you start your trek.
Additional information about trekking
Password and visa
Passwords and visas are very necessary while trekking in Nepal. You will be provided with a visa when you arrive at Tribhuvan international airport. After getting a visa you can carry the visa and password everywhere you travel. It also needs a password and visa while filling the form of the permit for the trek. When you apply for a visa in Nepal you must arrive and enter Nepal within six months of the issue date of the visa otherwise your visa will be dismissed.
Though Everest view trek is a short trek you will need to have travel insurance before your trek. There might be sudden health and another issue during your trek, to cover these risks you will must insurance. Especially while trekking in a high altitude place like the Khumbu region having travel insurance is a must. There are different insurance companies that will provide a suitable policy for this trek. If you contact with trekking company then they will provide you a suitable policy at a reasonable price. If you are willing to pay high on insurance then they will cover more risk but if you pay low then they will cover less risk.
Safety during Everest view trek
Safety is the top priority for us. So make sure that the place that you are trekking is. For trekking Everest view trek this place is very safe to trek. Unlike the Everest base camp trek and any other Himalayan trek, this trek is not at the risk of altitude sickness. You will have a Sherpa guide with you everywhere you go so you will not get lost. The guide will help you with every problem during this trek. Besides this, if you and your fellow trekkers feel like having any kind of health issue, our professional health team will be there for you. You need to be vocal about your problems so, you do not need to worry about safety during this trek.
Everest View Trek - Trip Info
Trek duration: 05 days from Kathmandu to Kathmandu
highest Altitude: Khumjung 3790 m
Best time to visit: February to May, September – Mid December are the best seasons. During the winter months from December to Mid February, it is cold and can be snow on the trail, July & August are rainy time, trekking can be done, but visibility can be poor due to rain.
Trekking dates: We can offer this trek on any dates during the months Feb, March, April, May, June, Sept, Oct, November, and December for a group of 2 to 12 people.
Trek Grade: Moderate
Everest view trek is a moderate level of the trek route which is about 5/6 hours walking with the lunch stop en-route and arrive at your camp in the late afternoon. Most trek days are 5 to 6 hours long so we may take a lunch stop en-route in this grade we will also use some smaller, less well-traveled trails that may be rockier underfoot and a little steeper. These Moderate grade treks go up to 4100m height and durations are 5 to 08 days.
The moderate grade trek overall is not that long, usually 7 – 10 days in total. There will be we can have a chance to get the altitude sickness above 3000m. making sure to climb high and come to sleep at low after 3000m We suggest that if you are a reasonable level of fitness. You don’t need to be an experienced trekker to enjoy this trip – it might be your first ever trek.
Trekking Dates: You can do this trek on any date. The best time is Feb, March, April, May, June, Sept, Oct, November, and December for a group of 2 to 12 people. the rainy season is not that good for the trek as the views are not great and sometimes landslides can happen.
Equipment Renting and buying: We advise you to bring all of your clothing and gear from home for your Everest view trek. however, in Kathmandu, there are many shops to buy and rent trek related equipment. We advise you to bring all of your clothing and gear from home, however, in Kathmandu, there are many shops to buy and rent trek related equipment.
Your trekking luggage: You will have 1 porter for 2 trekkers basis to carry your luggage. the maximum weight per trekkers is 15 kg as we never overload our porters. however, you only carry your valuables in your backpack., including your sleeping bag, and down jacket; other items not required on a trek can be stored in our office or your hotel in Kathmandu.
Your Trek Leader and Support staff
Your Everest view trek is leading by or experience trekking guide and porter who are joining you from Kathmandu. All of our guides have trained for and attained a Trekking Guide license provided by the Government. The license exam is organized by TAAN and Nepal Academy of Tourism and Hotel Management (NATHAN) every year. They have vast knowledge about the trekking trails and kinds of medical treatments and emergency services of first aids, altitude sickness, and other relevant issues.
Your belongings will be safely taken by our Porter, making your walk easy, more pleasant, and comfortable. Our porter will carry a maximum of 30 kg in total for 2 trekkers’ bag. If you have any extra weight, We suggest you hire another porter and will cost extra cost.
Transportation: Lukla Flight
To start our Everest view trek we will fly to Lukla. which is a small Sherpa village, is located at an altitude of 2800 meters above sea level. Kathmandu to Lukla flight offers you spectacular views of the 18 highest peaks, and interestingly, four of them lie above the altitude of 8000 meters. It is about 35 minutes flight from Kathmandu. however in busy season time flights are diverting from Ramechhap to Lukla, To get to Ramechhap you need to drive 4 hours. We will take you to the airport and back to the hotel by private transport 2 times for the trip.
Passport and Visa info
First, be sure you have a valid passport with at least 6 months’ validity from the return date. You can obtain visas for Nepal from the Nepalese Consulate in your country or upon arrival at Kathmandu Airport. USD 30 or equivalent convertible currency for 15 days for single/multiple entries. If you get a visa for 30 days It is USD 50 or equivalent convertible currency. USD 125 or equivalent convertible currency for 90 days for single/multiple entries
You can get a Nepal visa prior to arrival from the Nepalese Embassy in your home country. Likewise, you can easily get an upon arrival visa at Kathmandu airport and other different borders from Nepal.
We find that most travelers find themselves in difficulty as sometimes; they don’t carry money to get a visa at the time of their arrival. There is no ATM inside the visa section. Though there is a provision of ATM outside, it is more likely that sometimes it doesn’t work. So, for your comfort, we recommend you bring the cash US$ to get them on arrival visa.
Money Exchange for the trek
For your Everest view trek extra personal expenses money you can change to Nepali rupees. Nepal banknotes comes in Rupees, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 250, 500, 1000 denominations. Coins come in Rupees 1, 2, 5, and 10 denominations. Foreign currencies must be exchanged only through banks or authorized money exchangers. The receipts of such transactions are to be obtained and retained. Visitors can exchange foreign currency at the foreign exchange counter at the airport upon arrival too, Although their rates are quite low so better you can exchange in the city.
You can also get money from ATM machines there are many in the city and it allows you a maximum of 40,000 per day. Visitors other than the Indian nationals have to make the payment in foreign currency (non-Indian currency) in the hotel. It also applies to book your trekking and tour. During the Everest view trek for 5 days, you need local Nepali rupees for your extra expenses. So you can carry enough amount for the trek there are no ATM facilities along the way except Dhunche.
Note: Most of the Bank and Money changers in Nepal will not accept foreign currency notes that are old, torn, or faded. Please ensure that you have new, clean notes
Drinking water during Everest view trek.
We suggest you at least drink 3/4 liters of water per day while you are on the Everest view trail. While bottled mineral water can be purchased all over Kathmandu and along popular trekking trails, plastic water bottles are a significant problem in Nepal’s mountain areas. So instead of relying on bottled water, travelers should instead purify their water.
You can take water purification tablets and iodine liquid to purify the water. They are small, cheap, and light to carry, another better way is to get water filters they are low to carry and easy to use. You can bring two reusable water bottles. So that you always have one bottle to drink from, while the water in your other bottle is being purified.
Showers and electricity – Most of the tea houses in the Everest view trek have a solar hot shower and have cold showers available. Few of them have gas Guizar or electricity hot shower. Few places every charge the cost for hot showers for the extra cost of around USD 3 to 4. Electricity is usually available in most parts of the route with hydropower, you are able to charge your battery for camera and phone, normally they charge an extra cost of about USD 1 to 2 for full battery charging.
Everest view trek group size
Our Everest view trek group sizes are quite small and from 2 people to 10. We always make a small group to reduce the impact on the environment and to enable us to provide a more personal service. The maximum group size on most of our treks/tours is 12 and the minimum group size is 2. if you are a single traveler we also operate a private solo trip for you. After the COVID 19 pandemic, we are now making our trekking group size a 10-person limit, this also makes it easy to provide you the best service and look after all of you from your trekking guide and porter. So any number are you are don’t matter you can book your trip with us we are happy to run the best holiday for you.
Health and Fitness: The main things to trek in Nepal need your positive thinking and you need to able to walk 5/6 hours on the rocky trail. You can be fit for the trek before you arrive here by doing small exercises in your home country. The more stamina you built up is easier to trek for the Everest view trek. To boost your stamina you can do running, cycling, Zumba, or some yoga practices. You will be walking 5 to 7 hours a day during the so be prepare for your legs. The best exercise you can do in-home is squats and lunges.
Altitude sickness: Our entire trek itinerary is designed to climb slowly to prevent altitude sickness. When we ascend above 2500 meters, our bodies have to acclimatize to the decreasing amount of oxygen available. The early symptoms are a headache, extreme fatigue, and loss of appetite. The only cure for Acute Mountain Sickness is to descend. When we climb slowly, avoid alcohol during your trek, eat crabs food, drink ¾ liters of water daily will help you.
Communication during Everest view trek
In Everest view trek the use of internet service will be available at the lodges with some extra service charge. while you are in Everest view trek 5 days there are telephones facilities in many villages. You can make international calls and most of the places have wifi facilities. Now You can contact your family and friends via the lodges. Our guide has a cellular phone and We’ll communicate with them frequently to know the trek and your health.
Furthermore, we are making sure to make sure you’re fine, safe, feel right, and have everything up there. Also, the easy way now is you can get the local sim card on arrival at the airport which has a 4g/3g network in most of the routes. Now Most of the places in the trekking route have wifi service available Normally Wi-Fi works for every part of the trek in lodge/lodges which will be provided with a minimal fee or someplace have free.
Everest view trek Package Cost:
Everest view trek 5 days cost depends on your group size how you travel by bus or private car and your trekking staff. Our package includes a trekking guide, porter, transportation by private car. It also includes the necessary trekking permits, accommodation meals, all service charges, and taxes. You can do the half board package also just hiring a guide, porter, get permits. for your meals and accommodation during the trek, you can pay by yourself also. You can browse these pages more for detailed prices and trip dates.
In the hospitality industry of Nepal, the workers except for some tips while you are in your tour or Trekking
While you are on the tour and trekking, you can tip the guide and porter. Normally, people tip 10% of their payable amount. If you have booked the full board package for your trekking and tour. but if you just hire guide and porter service you can tip differently like a per day calculation basis.
We don’t suggest tipping while you have something to eat at the restaurant as they have already taken a 10% service charge, and 13% Government Taxes. However, while you enter the hotel, the bell boy may expect some tipping.
Flight delay/cancelation and changes in the itinerary:
Be aware that Lukla flights are based on weather conditions can sometimes lead to flight delays or changes. We always endeavor to make sure you reach your destination on time. And for our Everest view trek, we will re-arrange your ticket to the next available flight.
In the case of delaying Lukla flights, the client is responsible to bear all additional expenses including food and accommodation costs. If you wish to make alternative arrangements such as a Helicopter flight to avoid flight delays, all additional costs would be your responsibility.
in case of flight delays to Lukla on this Everest view trek 5 to 7 days, we will endeavor to accommodate you with the same hotel you use in Kathmandu on your arrival day. if It is not available we will look for other hotels for your availability until we have a confirmed flight for you. We will adjust the itinerary to ensure you get as much time as possible in the mountains. This may mean reducing/removing the Kathmandu nights at the end of the trip.
If in case the flight from Lukla to Kathmandu is canceled you will be asked to cover the additional night cost and food as well. You will be rebooked for your flight the next day. If flights can not operate due to extremely bad weather: In extreme conditions, the regular flights cannot operate. In such cases, We can assist you by providing helicopter service for your Everest luxury trek. You will be asked to pay this extra cost (less the regular flight ticket price). You may wish to place a claim for this with your insurance company on return to your home country
After completing your Everest view trek, if you have more time you can do different activities in Nepal. You can go to Chitwan National park for a Jungle safari tour or can do a day Rafting trip. Pokhara is a famous place for different adventure activities like Paragliding, Ultralight flight, Bungy Jump. We can arrange different tours and put these extra activities as optional tours and They are not included in your package cost.
You can arrange these activities with us at a good discounted price. If you need hotel or flight ticket services after the trek we can arrange them at a reasonable cost. you can do the tour in Kathmandu city also or join a 1-hour scenic flight over Mount Everest. Furthermore, we are also offering Tibet and Bhutan tours