5 days Everest View Trek
5 days Everest View Trek takes us to Hotel Everest View via Lukla and Namche Bazar and offers us the most spectacular views of Mt. Everest and other majestic mountainsummits proudly towering in Everest Region. Lukla Aiport, Lukla Town, Sagarmatha National Park, Dudhkoshi river, Namche Bazar , Hotel Everest View and picturesque Khumjung village are the major highlights of 5 Days. This 5 Days Everest View Trek is for those who have less sound stamina for Everest Base Camp Trek and have less than one week time but passionate to witness Mt. Everest, the top of the world.
Begin this 5 days Everest View Trek with a spectacular flight to Lukla from Kathmandu. This scenic flight takes us to Lukla airport. We meet all our trekking team at Lukla and begin walk via Lukla Town. The first day trek takes us to Phakding.
Our ascent slowly takes us into Sagarmatha National Park, the national park located at the highest elevation of the word. Manjo is the entry point of Sagarmatha National Park. Walking via lush alpine forest along Dudhkoshi River, we arrive at Namche Bazar.
Namche Bazar is both tourist and trade hub in Khumbu/Everest region. You will astonish to see such marvelous hotels and restaurants at Namche. The traditional Tibetan market, ATMs, modern luxury hotels and restaurants, Sherpa Museum and incredible view of Amadablam are the major attractions of Nammche.
Our further ascent takes us to Hotel Everest View, the hotel located at the highest elevation of the world, and offers us majestic mountain summits including Mt. Everest ( 8848m). We trek via lush forest to Khumjung village. This is a traditional settlement inhabited by Sherpa people where you can experience the core Sherpa culture and organic Sherpa food items.
On backtracking, we descend along the same trail to Lukla via Namche and Phakding and take another short flight to end 5 Days Everest View Trek.
Highlights -5 Days Everest View Trekking
- A scenic flight from Lukla to Kathmandu
- Namche Bazar, Hotel Everest View, Sherpa Cultural Museum, Tibetan Market etc.
- Sagarmatha National Park and its Himlayan Flora and Fauna
- Sherpa People and their life style
- Beautuful Khumjung Village
- Mt Lhotse [8,516m/27,940ft], Mt Makalu [8,462m/27,762ft] and Cho Oyu [8,201m/26,906ft] and Mt Everest [8,848m/29,029ft] itself.
We will offer three star accommodations in Kathmandu . If you want to upgrade the accommodation, you have to pay some extra. Mountain accommodation during the trekking days will be very ordinary and basic. All accommodation will be on twin sharing basis. Single supplementary has to pay extra. We spend the night at lodges and guesthouses. We occasionally get attached bathrooms. eNepaltour Pvt. Ltd. tries its best to book the A grade accommodation in the mountain prior to the trekking unlike other populated regions.
We provide only breakfast in Kathmandu and all three meals ( breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trekking days. In the trekking days, you pick up the item mentioned in the menu at the lodge or guesthouse and you will enjoy it. Sometimes, in a big group, you may have buffet service too. This takes place especially in peak season (Sept-Nov). Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner will be provided at the guesthouse where we spent the night, lunch somewhere in the middle of the next destination and dinner at the guesthouse where we stay tonight. We offer you typical organic Nepali cushion which are really amazing.
Best Time to Travel
Autumn (Sept. to Nov.) and spring (March to May) are the best time for Trekking. The weather is delightful and pleasant during autumn. The mountain views are astonishing.
The hills are wrapped with beautiful flowering rhododendron during spring. Mjaority of the trekkers find Spring best time for Everest View Trek since they love to see flowering rhododendron.
Winter( Dec-Feb) will be very harsh due to cold and cloudy weather which hide the mountain peaks.
Summer will be too hot for some trekkers. Heavy rainfall occurs and disturbs the transportation and even walk in the mountain.
Physical Condition and Experience
Those who can walk 4-5 hours in the mountain can do this trek. Everest View Trek is a moderate trek in Everest Region Trekking in Nepal . Regular exercise, jogging and short hiking enhance your stamina and confidence. No prior trekking experience and technical skills are required for Everest View Trekking. These prior skills will be an asset for it.
Getting to the trailhead and Away
We fly from Kathmandu to Lukla. It is short 35 minutes flight. Lukla is the beginning point of 5 days Everest View Trekking. We again end our Everest View Trekking at Lukla and take a scenic flight to Kathmandu.
Threats and Safety
We do not really face such terrible threats during this trekking. There is no any slippery and steep trail and challenging passes in 5 Days Everest View Trek.
There are few cases the trekkers suffered from altitude sickness. It may be because dehydration and lack of stamina. Report it to you trekking leader or guide if you have any health inconveniences. You will immediately be rescued. Drink plenty of hot drinks and do not smoke in the higher elevation. Have balanced diet and have sound sleep.
Note: If you have serious health problem, please consult doctor or inform us before departure to the trailhead.
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Day 01 - Fly to Lukla and Trek to Phakding (2652m/8699ft (Walking Distance: 8 KM) Duration: 3 hours
It is a short and scenic flight of 35 minutes. The take off takes place from Tribhuwan International Airport domestic. Sometimes, we have our flights disturbed due to unfavorable weather condition. For this we have to be patient.
Upon our arrival at Lukla airport, we meet our entire team and alongwith porters and we begin trekkking to Phakding. Phakding is located at the lower elevation than Lukla. This trek today is on the flat and descent. Teahouse Overnight at Phakding.
Day 02 - Trek from Phakding to Namche [3,440m/11,280ft] that takes 6 and a half hours. Teahouse overnight
We begin today's trek after breakfast. Today, we enter into Sagarmatha National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site located at the highest elevation in the world. Jorsalle is the entry point where we get our National Park Entry checked. Then, the trail ascends to a suspension bridge. After suspension bridge, the trail is all the way up and steep and we finally gey Namche. Teahouse overnight at Namche.
Day 03: Trek to Khumjung Village via Hotel Everest View ( 3880m)
First, we hike up to Hotel Everest View and witness mesmerizing mountain panorama including Mt. Everest, the top of the world. Then, we trek down to Khumjung village. It is a traditional and picturesque village in Everest region. It is alos popular as a vantage point in this region. Teahouse overnight at Khumjung village.
Day 04 : Trek to Lukla from Khumjung Village- 5-6 hours walk
Today, we trek down to Lukla via Sagarmatha National Park. We first trek to Namche Bazar. After we get Phakding, we trek all the way up to get Lukla and wait for the next day flight to Kathmandu.
Day 05 : Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu
This is a short and scenic flight of 35 minutes to Kathmandu from Lukla airport. Upon your arrival, our representative will be there and you will be transfer to the hotel in Kathmandu.
What's Included and Excluded?
- Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private vehicle.
- Hotel in Kathmandu ( 2 night on B/B plan)
- Meals (breakfast, Lunch , Dinner )
- Tea House hotel accommodation during the trek.
- A highly experienced, helpful and friendly government license holder Trekking Guide and his food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipments, medicine etc.
- Porter ( porter available if more then 2 clints only )
- Round Trip flight fare Kathmandu - Lukla - Kathmandu
- Kathmandu & domestic airport taxes in Kathmandu and Lukla airport for Group and crews.
- National Park permits.
- TIMS (trekkers’ information management System.)
- All ground transportation.
- All our government taxes.
- Official expanse and service charge included.
- Your travel insurance. (mandatory)
- Your Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu
- International air fare.
- Nepal entry visa fee.
- Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry.
- Personal trekking Equipments.
- Personal Expenses
- Tips to guide and porter ( as you wish/ depends on your satisfaction
US $ 920* All Inclusive Price
Duration: 5 days Everest View Trek
Trip Grade: Easy
Destination: Nepal, Asia
Group Size: Minimum 1 - Maximum 12 People
Arrival On: Kathmandu Airport
Departure From: Kathmandu
Meals: Breakfast in Kathmandu and all means during tour
Best Season: March-May/ Sept-Dec