Everest Panorama Trek-12 days
Everest Panorama Trek in a rewarding trek for the people who like to enjoy delightful nature and astonishing culture in the mountain in Nepal in Everest Region. This trek offers us an opportunity to witness mesmerizing mountain peaks including Mt. Everest, the top of the world within a short frame of time. The other mountain peaks we celebrate in this trekking are Mt. Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku and many more. These mountain giants are absolutely astonishing.
Everest Base Camp Trek, at the same time, takes us to Sherpa kingdom in Khumbu region and allows us to acknowledge their culture and lifestyle. These Sherpa people are best known as the climbers.
Everest Panorama Trek is one of the best ways of experiencing blissful settlements like Namche, Khumjung, Thame and Tengboche. We also visit ancient monasteries and gompas and other numerous serene places on the route.
Everest Panoram Trek begins with Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour. This sightseeing tour is a full day tour to UNESCO World Heritage sites within Kathmandu. Then, the next days we take a short flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. Lukla is the starting point of Everest Panoram Trek. We are now equipped with our full boarded team and begin trekking to Phakding. The first night, we spent at Pkhakding. Gradually, we enter into Sagarmatha National Park and experience some endangered and unique species of flora and faunas. We have acclimatization at Namche and trek to Thame. Thame is a delightful village inhabited by Sherpa people. Actually, Thame is also a monastery in Everest Region which is known as the most ancient monastery in this region. We visit this monastery and explore it and trek to Khumjung Village. Khumjung village is a picturesque classical village and also a vantage point in Evererest region Trekking which offers us fabulous views of giant peaks including Mt. Everest. We can have lots of cultural insights about Sherpa people during our stay in Khumjung village. Finally, we trek to Tengboche and explore the monastery. Now, we begin our backtracking to Namche and Lukla. We take a short and scenic flight to Kathamandu form Lukla and end our Trekking.
Highlights of Everest Panorama Trek
- Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing ( A visit to UNESCO World Heirtage sites: Swyombhunath Stupa, Bouddhanatha Stupa, Kathmandu Durbar Square and Pashupatinath Temple)
- A scenic and short mountain flight to Lukla
- Visit to an exotic trade center and the gateway to Everest region, Namche Bazar.
- Explore Thame monastery
- Interact with legendary Sherpa people and have insights about their culture
- Mountain views including Mount Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku and many others.
- Dazzling sunrise view from Hotel Everest View
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 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 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 Panorama Trekking 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 5-7 hours in the mountain can do this trek. Everest Panorama Trekking is a moderate and sometimes it becomes challenging too, trek in Everest Region Trekking . Regular exercise, jogging and short hiking enhance your stamina and confidence. Prior trekking experience and technical skills are recommended . 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 Everest Panorama Trekking. We again end our Everest Panorama 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 .
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 - Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport Kathmandu
Arrive in Tribhuvan International Airport [Kathmandu] and transfer to your hotel at kathmandu stay overnight. 1Our representative will receive you at the airport and trasafer to the hotel. After you get refressed, we have a short orientation meeting introducing guide, porter and the description about the trip. We also prepare the necessary equipment. Be with 3 passport size photographs, passport and travel insurance.
Day 02 - Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour and Preparation for the Trek
We begin our valley sightseeing after breakfast at around 8. This is a guided sightseeing. We have a van or car and a professional city guide.Our visit is to UNESCO World Heritage sites located withn the valley like Pashupatinath, Swyombbunath, Bouddhanath, Patan etc. We have lunch during our tour. After lunch we still continue our city tour and we end today's tour at around 4. In the evening, we can get the equipments that we require during the trek.
Day 03 - 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 04 - 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 05 - Acclimatization Day - Hike to Everest View Hotel (Walking Distance: 3-4 KM) Duration: 3-4 Hours
Acclamatization at Namche is very crucial. If we go quickly to the higher elevation in the mountain, we may get altitude sickness. Today, we take a walk around Namche , walk upto Hotel Everest view and also visit Sherpa International Museum. Besides, we explore beautiful Khumjung village. Teahouse overnight at Namche.
Day 06- Trek to Thame
Today, we first trek to Thame and explore monastery and the village and then explore entire Thame village. Trekking to Thame is not difficult, however, we sometimes, have to deal with narrow slippery trail. When we arrive at Thame, we feel as if we are a part of a spiritual journey.
Day 07- Trek to Khumjung
We asced up just above Namche Bazar to get Khumjung village. On our arrival, we astonish to witness breathtaking mountain views including Mt. Everest, the top of the world. Overnight at guest house at Khumjung.
Day 08- Trek to Tengboche
Today, we trek to Tengboche from Khumjung. Actually, we do not really want to leave this beautiful village in the lap of mountain. But we again have another serene village, Tengboche. Trekkers love to explore Tengboche monastery and its delightful premises. Overnight at guesthouse at Tengboche.
Day 09- Trek to Namche
We leave Tengboche and head for Namche. First, we catch the trail going all the way down and then the trail going all the way up. Finally, we are happy to trek along the flat trail and get Namche Bazar. Overnight at Guesthouse at Namche.
Day 1o - Namche to Lukla (2800m/9184ft) (Walking Distance: 18-19 KM) Duration: 7 Hours
Today, we leave Namche, the gateway to Everest region. Gradually, we also say good bye to Sagarmatha National Park and finally arrive at Lukla. We celebrate our victory over this adventurous trek here at Lukla in the evening and look forward for the next day flight to Kathmandu.
Day 11 - 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.
Day 12 – Farewell
According to your international flight schedule, we drop you at the 2 hours earlier so that you will be able to catch up your scheduled flight. This is the day to say good bye to you but it doesn’t mean that you won’t come back to Nepal again.
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 and dinner) during the trek.
- An experienced tour guide
- Tea House hotel accommodation during the trek.
- A highly experienced, helpful and friendly government license holder 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.
- Welcome and Farewell Dinner
- Your travel insurance. (Compulsory)
- 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)
- Hot shower during the trek except Phakding, Namche and Lukla
- Wifi and other communications charge during the trek in the mountain
Duration: 11 nights/ 12 days
Trip Grade: Moderate
Destination: Nepal, Asia
Group Size: Minimum 2 - Maximum 12 People
Arrival On: Kathmandu
Departure From: Kathmandu
Meals: Breakfast in Kathmandu and All Meals During The Trek