Trekking in the Everest region is famous because of the Everest Base Camp trail. Friendly Sherpa people and their lifestyle are the main attractions of this trek. Their colorful festivals and the Buddhist monasteries make the Everest Panorama trek more interesting. We have designed some short treks viewing the need of short time trekkers. They can enjoy with the superb views of the world’s great peaks- Mt. Everest, Lhotse and Ama Dablam. Hence, one of our short treks available is the Everest Panorama trek. This trek is ideally suitable for family, children and honeymoon couples. The center of attraction of this trek is obviously the Himalayan panorama of Mount Everest and the adjoining great mountains.
The Everest Panorama trek begins at Lukla, reached with a 35-minute flight from Kathmandu. The ultimate destination of Everest Panorama trekking is Tengboche Monastery (3,867m/12,894ft) which is over thousand years old. Additionally, the Khumjung village is another popular settlement of Sherpa people. Khumjung is the home town of many great Sherpa climbers. The flora and fauna are other jewels of the Everest Panorama trek. The story of the Yeti in the region is still a mystery to the rest of the world. In conclusion, this trek is a great introduction to Sherpa society, their culture and traditions. It is also a short welcome trip to your next adventure trekking holiday in the region.
|01||Fly Kathmandu to Lukla and trek to Phakding||2,610m/8,563ft||Fly: 35 minutes
Trek: 3-4 hours
|02||Trek Phakding to Namche Bazaar||3,446m/11,306ft||Trek: 5-6 hours|
|03||Rest and acclimatisation day in Namche Bazaar||3,446m/11,306ft||Free time|
|04||Trek Namche Bazaar to Thame||3,820m/12,533ft||Trek: 4-5 hours|
|05||Trek Thame to Khumjung||3,780m/12,402ft||Trek: 3-4 hours|
|06||Trek Khumjung to Tengboche||3,867m/12,687ft||Trek: 4-5 hours|
|07||Trek Tengboche to Namche Bazaar||3,446m/11,306ft||Trek: 4-5 hours|
|08||Return trek Namche Bazaar to Lukla||2,840m/9,318ft||Trek: 6-7 hours|
|09||Fly Lukla to Kathmandu||1,350m/4,430ft||Fly: 35 minutes|
Extend this trek to Everest Base Camp
This trek requires 9 days and it is possible to reach the famous Everest Base Camp with 3 additional days. After all, the center of attraction in the adventure world is of course the Mount Everest Base Camp. There is nothing to worry about special physical requirements. The views are simply great when you get closer to the mountains. You may wish to check our Everest Base Camp trek itinerary.
- Scenic mountain flight to and from Lukla
- The gateway of Everest Base Camp and Sherpa hometown- Namche Bazaar
- Magnificent views of Mt. Everest, Lhotse and Ama Dablam
- Sherpa culture and traditions in Khumjung village
- Enchanting Tengboche monastery
- A perfect blend of fun and adventure