Everest View Trek

8 Days

Overview

The Everest View Trek is an incredible 8-day journey designed for those seeking a memorable experience in the Everest region. This carefully crafted Everest view package allows you to witness the grandeur of Mount Everest and its neighboring peaks while immersing yourself in the unique culture and beauty of the Khumbu region.

During this trek, you will have the opportunity to explore the captivating landscapes of the Sagarmatha National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Additionally, the journey takes you through charming Sherpa villages, picturesque rhododendron forests, and serene mountain trails, offering a perfect blend of natural beauty and cultural encounters.

Moreover, the Everest View Trek provides the visit to the iconic Mount Everest View Hotel, which is the major highlight of the trek. This luxurious mountain lodge is situated at a breathtaking elevation of 3,880 meters (12,729 feet) and offers unparalleled panoramic views of Mount Everest and its neighboring peaks.

Join us on this unforgettable journey of Everest View Trek and let us take you on an extraordinary odyssey through the Himalayas, where breathtaking views, warm hospitality, and a deep sense of adventure await you at every turn. Embark on this trek of a lifetime with Pristine Nepal Treks and create memories that will last forever.

Trip Highlights

  • Spectacular views of the world’s highest peak, Mount Everest, and other magnificent Himalayan peaks
  • Trekking through picturesque Sherpa villages and experiencing the unique Sherpa culture
  • Scenic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla, offering breathtaking views of the Himalayas
  • Trekking through Sagarmatha National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with diverse flora and fauna
  • Visiting Namche Bazaar, the vibrant Sherpa town and commercial hub of the Everest region
  • Hiking to the Everest Viewpoint for awe-inspiring panoramic views of the Himalayas
  • Exploring the cultural and historical sites in Kathmandu, including Kathmandu Durbar Square and Swayambhunath Stupa
  • Engaging with warm-hearted locals and experiencing their hospitality
  • Crossing iconic suspension bridges and witnessing the natural beauty of the Khumbu region
  • Accommodation in cozy teahouses, providing a glimpse into the mountain way of life.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to the hotel

Day 2: Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu

Day 3: Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding

Day 4: Trek to Namche Bazaar

Day 5: Hike to Everest Viewpoint and explore Namche Bazaar

Day 6: Trek back to Lukla

Day 7: Fly back to Kathmandu

Day 8: Departure

Is Everest View Trek suitable for me?

The Everest View Trek is a perfect choice for those seeking a shorter trek in the Everest region. If you are someone who is short on time but still wants to experience the breathtaking beauty of the Everest region and catch a glimpse of Mount Everest, this trek is highly suitable for you.

Unlike the classic Everest Base Camp trek, which usually takes around 12-14 days, the Everest View Trek is designed to be completed in just 8 days. This makes it an ideal option for individuals who have limited time but still wish to witness the majestic Everest up close.

Can I have the option for the Heli ride on this trek?

Yes, you have the option to include a helicopter ride during your Everest View Trek. A helicopter ride provides a unique and thrilling experience, allowing you to witness the majestic Himalayan peaks and panoramic views from a different perspective. Including a helicopter ride in your Everest View Trek adds a touch of luxury and convenience, making it suitable for those with limited time or physical constraints.

Please note that the availability and cost of the helicopter ride may vary depending on various factors, such as weather conditions, helicopter availability, and additional charges. Our team at Pristine Nepal Treks can provide you with further information, assist in arranging the helicopter ride, and tailor your itinerary to suit your preferences and requirements.

What is the Best Time for the Everest View Trek?

The best time for the Everest View Trek is during the spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) seasons. These months offer the most favorable weather conditions, clear skies, and pleasant temperatures, making them ideal for a memorable trekking experience.

Cost Inclusion

  • All airport transfers by private vehicle
  • 3-night accommodation (Hotel Thamel Park) in Kathmandu with breakfast on the basis of twin sharing
  • Lukla flight (Ramechhap-Lukla-Ramechhap)
  • Full board meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner) with tea/coffee during trekking
  • Seasonal fresh fruits after dinner
  • All accommodations during trekking (attached bathrooms and hot shower)
  • Trekking guide (salary, flight, insurance)
  • Porter (one porter for two trekkers) including their daily wages
  • Tour guide
  • All trekking permits
  • First aid kit
  • Trekking map
  • Company T-shirt
  • Duffel bag
  • Sleeping bag & down jacket (upon request/rent)
  • Certificate of completion
  • Farewell dinner

Cost Exclusion

  • Nepal visa fee
  • International flight fare
  • All the beverages, snacks and chocolates etc.
  • Food and Drinks in the Everest View Hotel
  • Tips to guide and porter
  • All things which are not mentioned in the inclusions

Itinerary

Welcome to Kathmandu, the vibrant capital city of Nepal! Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, our representative from Pristine Nepal Treks will warmly greet you and assist with the transfer to your hotel.

After a smooth and comfortable transfer to your hotel, take some time to rest and freshen up from your journey. Once you’re settled, you can explore the nearby areas, indulge in delicious local cuisine, or simply relax and soak in the unique ambiance of Kathmandu.

At evening you will meet with your guide. They will provide you with important information about the upcoming Everest View Trek, answer any questions you may have, and ensure that you are well-prepared for the adventure ahead.

Today, you will have the opportunity to explore some of the most iconic cultural and historical landmarks of the Kathmandu Valley. Our knowledgeable tour guide will pick you up from your hotel after breakfast, and together, you’ll set off on an enriching journey through the heart of Kathmandu. The city is home to seven UNESCO World Heritage Sites, each offering a unique glimpse into Nepal’s rich cultural tapestry.

Your sightseeing tour may include the following highlights: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath Stupa, Boudhanath Stupa and Pashupatinath Temple

After a day filled with exploration and discovery, return to your hotel in Kathmandu. Take some time to relax and reflect on the rich cultural experiences you’ve had before preparing for the next phase of your Everest View Trek.

Breakfast

After an early breakfast at your hotel, your guide will accompany you to the domestic terminal of Tribhuvan International Airport for a scenic flight to Lukla. The short flight to Lukla is an adventure in itself, offering breathtaking views of the Himalayan peaks and the rugged landscapes below. As you approach Lukla, you’ll witness the famous Tenzing-Hillary Airport, a small airstrip nestled amidst the mountains.

Upon landing at Lukla, you’ll meet with the porters who will assist you with carrying your backpack. With everything set, it’s time to begin your trek to Phakding, a picturesque village situated at an altitude of approximately 2,610 meters.

The trail from Lukla to Phakding is a gentle descent through a mixture of rhododendron forests and charming Sherpa settlements. You’ll cross suspension bridges over the Dudh Koshi River, which adds an element of excitement to the journey. After a few hours of trekking, you’ll reach Phakding, where you’ll spend the night in a cozy teahouse.

Note: The flight to Lukla is subject to weather conditions, and in case of unfavorable weather, there might be delays or cancellations. Rest assured, our team will make necessary arrangements to ensure your safety and comfort.

4 hours
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

After a hearty breakfast in Phakding, we will start our journey to Namche Bazaar.

The trail from Phakding to Namche Bazaar takes you through a combination of dense forests, suspension bridges, and uphill climbs. As you ascend, you’ll be rewarded with mesmerizing views of snow-capped peaks, cascading waterfalls, and the ever-changing landscapes of the Khumbu region.

Today you’ll enter Sagarmatha National Park, a protected area known for its rich biodiversity and unique flora and fauna at Monjo. Further moving on, you will cross the famous Hillary suspension bridge. Afterwards, the final stretch of the trail to Namche Bazaar is a challenging uphill climb.

Upon arrival in Namche Bazaar, you’ll check into a comfortable teahouse for an overnight stay.

Note: Trekking to Namche Bazaar involves a significant altitude gain, and it’s important to acclimatize properly to prevent altitude sickness. Your trekking guide will closely monitor your health and ensure a gradual ascent to allow your body to adjust to the increasing altitude.

7 hours
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Today is a special and most important day as you have the opportunity to hike to the Everest Viewpoint and soak in the awe-inspiring beauty of the Himalayas. After a delicious breakfast in Namche Bazaar, get ready for a memorable adventure.

The trail to the Everest Viewpoint initially follows a steep ascent, offering panoramic views of Namche Bazaar and the surrounding valleys. As you continue higher, you’ll catch glimpses of magnificent peaks such as Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, and Ama Dablam, among others. The sight of these majestic mountains against the clear blue sky is truly breathtaking and will leave you in awe of nature’s grandeur.

Upon reaching the Everest Viewpoint, take a moment to absorb the stunning vistas that stretch before you. The sight of Mount Everest, the world’s highest peak, standing tall and majestic, is a sight that will stay with you forever. Capture this unforgettable moment with your camera and let the beauty of the Himalayas fill your heart.

After spending some time at the viewpoint, you’ll descend back to Namche Bazaar. Once back in town, take the opportunity to explore the vibrant streets and immerse yourself in the unique Sherpa culture. Namche Bazaar is known for its bustling market, where you can find traditional crafts, clothing, and local produce. Engage in friendly interactions with the locals, visit monasteries, or simply relax in a cozy café, savoring the atmosphere of this lively mountain town.

Namche Bazaar also offers an excellent opportunity to learn more about mountaineering history and the Sherpa people’s contribution to the world of climbing. You can visit the Everest Photo Gallery and the Sherpa Museum, which showcase fascinating exhibits and artifacts related to mountaineering expeditions and the Sherpa community.

In the evening, enjoy a delicious dinner at a local restaurant, sharing stories and experiences with fellow trekkers. Take a moment to reflect on the incredible journey so far, as you continue to make cherished memories in the heart of the Himalayas.

4 hours
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Today it’s time to retrace your steps and make your way back to Lukla. After a hearty breakfast in Namche Bazaar, bid farewell to this vibrant Sherpa town and begin your descent through the picturesque landscapes of the Khumbu region. The trail takes you along familiar paths, offering different perspectives of the mountains and valleys you encountered during your ascent.

Upon reaching Lukla, celebrate the completion of your trek with a sense of accomplishment and gratitude for the unforgettable experiences and memories you’ve gathered along the way. Enjoy a well-deserved rest in Lukla, preparing for your flight back to Kathmandu the following day.

7 hours
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

It’s time to bid farewell to the Everest region and fly back to Kathmandu. After breakfast in Lukla, you’ll head to the Lukla airport for your scenic flight. Enjoy the stunning aerial views of the mountains one last time as you make your way back to the capital city. Once you land in Kathmandu, your guide will transfer you to your hotel.

At evening you will be greeted by the company owner and organize a farewell dinner for you with a live Nepali cultural program in Thamel. Overnight in Kathmandu, savoring the memories of your Everest View Trek.

Breakfast, Dinner
Day 08 :
Departure

Time to say goodbye to Nepal as you depart from Kathmandu. After breakfast, our representative will transfer you to Tribhuvan International Airport as per your flight schedule.

Thank you for choosing Pristine Nepal Treks as your trekking partner. We wish you a safe journey home and hope to welcome you back in the future for more incredible adventures in the Himalayas.

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Everest View Trek