Everest Panorama Trekking

Trip Level
Moderate
Destination
Nepal
Trip Duration
11 Days

Overview

Trekking Highlights:

“Starts and ends with panoramic flight to and from Kathmandu and Lukla Wonderful scenery of beautiful landscapes and high snow-capped mountains Within high Sagarmatha National Park enriched with exotic flora and fauna Visit traditional Sherpa villages interwoven with rich Buddhism cultures Stunning panorama of Everest and range of peaks from Thyangboche Monastery.”

Trip Profile:  

Trip Mode: On hotels and lodge basis on treks.

Trek Grade: Moderate walks with a touch of high altitude. 

People and Culture: Populated by Sherpa people of Buddhism religions with colorful and impressive cultures.

Highest spot: At Thyangboche Monastery 3, 867 m high.

The region of Trekking: Nepal Far North Mid-East Khumbu and Everest Region.

Duration of walks: 05 Nights and 06 Days (Lukla to Lukla)

Total Trip: 10 Nights and 11 Days (Arrival to final departure)

Seasons: Nearly all months of the year except monsoon June to August wet seasons, March to May wild-flowers are in blooming time, with clear morning for views and pleasant day for walks, October to December another best months for clear views of mountain scenery, morning  and night times will be cold as per altitude wise.

outline Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Day 02: Free day in Kathmandu trek preparation with an optional tour around world heritage sites.

Day 03: Fly to Lukla 2,820 m and walk to Phakding 2,560 m - 04 hrs.

Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440 m - 06 hrs. 

Day 05: At Namche rest day for acclimatization and short hike.   

Day 06: Trek to Thyangboche monastery 3,867 m - 05 hrs.

Day 07: Trek to Namche Bazaar - 05 hrs.

Day 08: Trek to Lukla via Phakding village - 06 hrs.

Day 09: Fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Day 10: In Kathmandu reserve and spare day for individual activities.

Day 11: Depart Nepal for international flight home-ward bound.


Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

On reaching at Kathmandu international airport received by our staff and guide with warm welcome then transfer to your hotel in centre of Kathmandu city, after getting refreshed in your rooms join for group briefing regarding your stay in Nepal, where Nepal High Point Treks guides will provide information on treks-local lodge-hotels-culture and other necessary information related with Everest Panorama trekking.

Day 02: Free day in Kathmandu trek preparation with an optional tour.

In Kathmandu, a free day preparation for Everest Panorama trekking with optional sightseeing around Kathmandu, as the valley is steeped with many world heritage sites and important monuments and religious-historical sites.

Day 03: Fly to Lukla 2,820 m and walk to Phakding 2,615 m - 04 hrs.

Early morning Nepal High Point guide and staff will pick you from your hotel for short drive to Kathmandu domestic airport, completing security formalities board in a small aircraft (Dornier / Twin Otter or similar plane) where short and scenic flight heads eastbound facing views of Himalayan range with includes Mt. Everest, and then lands at Lukla Tenzing and Hillary airport named after legendry mountaineers. From here having refreshing morning break walk continues on gradual trail with some down-hill and short ups to reach at first overnight stop in Phakding village, a nice Sherpa village situated above near Dudh-Kosi River. 

Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440 m - 06 hrs.                                       

A slow an easy morning walks leads to Sagarmatha National Park entrance gate, with time here for refreshing stop then cross a bridge to reach at Jorsalle the last village before Namche Bazaar (possible lunch stop), from here walk on river bed within forested area and then climb from the last high bridge to reach at famous and colorful Namche Bazaar. Where walk leads to climb on winding uphill facing views of peaks, at Namche check into a nice and cozy lodge, with time to wander around its many well stocked shops, Namche Bazaar the hub and main town or large village of Khumbu area where colorful and busy Saturday market held once a week.

Day 05: At Namche rest day for acclimatization and short hike.         

Rest day at Namche for acclimatization before heading towards higher terrains, with various options for short walks to catch best views of high peaks will be a good hike to Everest View Hotel, a four hours walks both ways, rewards you with an excellent panorama of mountains with Everest and magnificent Amadablam. At Namche visit the interesting museum with much information of Khumbu Sherpa, culture, flora-fauna as well of mountaineering expedition history with the rest of the afternoon at leisure. 

Day 06: Trek to Thyangboche monastery 3,867 m - 05 hrs.

After pleasant and enjoyable time at Namche, morning walk leads with a short climb and on gradual scenic trail facing views of Everest, Amadablam with arraign y of peaks. As walks leads into greenery within woodland after crossing Imjatse River climb into forested areas with views of Kangtenga-Tharmasarku and other peaks as walk ends on reaching at Thyangboche and its monastery for an overnight stop. Afternoon tour of the monastery where you can witness monks and priest on religious activities a great scenic spot surrounded by high peaks and green forest with views of Everest and magnificent Amadablam, truly a pleasant and delightful spot for an overnight stop. At Thyangboche Monastery during October or November great colorful festival takes place called Mani-Rimdu where monks dressed with various mask dances wading evil spirits which is the charm of the festival as per Buddhism Lunar calendar months for this festival events.

Day 07: Trek to Namche Bazaar - 05 hrs. 

Morning catching the views of surrounding peaks, where walk leads downhill to within green forested area to reach at Imjatse River and then cross over a bridge, and then a short steep climb where walk leads on the gradual winding path to Namche Bazaar for last night in Khumbu before Lukla.

Day 08: Trek to Lukla via Phakding - 06 hrs. 

Our last final day of the adventure with long day treks to reach Lukla starting with  descend to reach a river valley and at Sagarmatha National Park entrance and exit to Monjo village, where walk continues past Phakding with last short climb to reach at last overnight stay in Lukla before flying back to Kathmandu.

Day 09: Fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Having early breakfast where interesting short scenic flight brings you back at Kathmandu, as you depart from Lukla early morning, as air journey leads you with an amazing panorama of mountains and then landing at Kathmandu airport with short drivel back to your respective hotels. 

Day 10: In Kathmandu reserve and spare day for individual activities.

While in Kathmandu we have reserve this day as a contingency in case of flight delay and might lead to cancellation due to unfavorable bad weather condition. On this day as you fly in as per the itinerary where you can enjoy individual activities and shopping souvenirs with a free day in Kathmandu. 

Day 11: Depart Nepal for international flight home-ward bound.

Last day in the country of high Everest within massive Himalaya, with wonderful short experience and adventure on Everest Panorama trek, then depart from the hotel as per your flight time as Nepal High Point Treks staff transfers you to Kathmandu international airport for your home-ward flight or to next respective countries.


Cost Details

  • Airport picks up and drop.
  • Three nights hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with bed and breakfast included.
  • One day Kathmandu city tour as above mention places (Shayambunath Stupa, Bouddhanath, Pashupatinath Temple and Patan city). 
  • Two nights hotel accommodation in Pokhara with bed and breakfast included.
  • Ghorepani ( Pooh Hill ) - Well trained trekking Guide, all land Transportation, National Park permit, TIMS permit, Hotel / Lodges, Food 3 times a day (breakfast, lunch, dinner) trekking equipment if necessary.
  • Jungle safari trip (2 nights/3days)  - Included - Transportation, Well trained and experienced Nature Guide, Hotel and Meals, National park permit, Jungle walking, Elephant Riding or Jeep Safari ( anyone), Elephant breeding center, cannoning ride, Bird watching, village tour, Museum tour, Culture program etc.
  • All taxes.  
  • Your insurance and personal nature expenses.
  • Food and entry permit while you will visit Kathmandu city tour. 
  • Tips. 

Departure Dates

No fixed departures.