Everest view trek in Nepal is something more than the sum total of experiencing mountains from a close distance. The Everest mini trekking of 7 days starts from Kathmandu to Lukla after a 30-minute of flight and reaches maximum up to Tengboche Monastery including a German bakery shop. Nevertheless, it helps to understand the culture of Sherpas’ (mountain people) who have inhabited the region since the time of year.
Everest view trek itself says that you can get chance to see a beautiful view of the top of the world. Here you can enjoy in the combination of spiritual, cultural and natural beauty of the Everest region of Nepal. Everest View Trek begins from the Lukla which is at 2828m/9278 feet above sea level and you will pass through the several Sherpa villages like Namche bazaar, Phakding, Khunde village, khumjung village, Phortse village and many other small villages. There are many helpful and caring Sherpa villages. Then you can also have an absolutely thrilling and stunning view of others mountains like Lhotse, Amadablam, Nuptse, Thamserku, Kangtega, Kusum Kangaru, Malanphulan, Ombigaichan, Tawoche and many more… in the morning time..
- Amazing Tenzing Hillary Lukla, gateway to Everest Region or Khumbu
- Namche Bazaar, Sherpa Capital
- Syangboche, Panorama view Point including Mt. Everest and the other Himalayas view.
- Khumjung village, one of the biggest Sherpa village in Khumbu.
- Biggest Tengboche Monastery and best viewpoint of Mt. Everest and others Himalayas.
- Sherpa hospitality and culture, Flora and Fauna, wild animals.
The Trip Cost Includes
- Pick-up or Drop-off service from and to Airport(in our own vehicle)
- Transportation to and from!!
- Food all along the trip(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and a cup of coffee or tea) and accommodations during the trip in hotels with family environment
- Transportation, food, accommodation and insurance of Guide during the trip
- Down jacket, all-season sleeping bag, duffel bag and trekking map(in case if you don’t have your own. Down jacket, sleeping bag and duffel bag must be returned after completion of the trip)
- First Aid Medical Kit(Your guide will carry the Medical Kit but we also advise to bring yourself for your own use, as far as possible)
- All the required permits and paperwork
The Trip Cost Excludes
- International Airfare
- Visa Charges
- Hotel Expenses(In Kathmandu, some packages do include hotel expenses)
- Your travel and medical insurance
- Personal Expenses such as shopping, bar bills, hot shower, telephone, laundry, titbits etc
- Food and accommodations in Kathmandu
- Services not mentioned or not promised by the agent/agency
- Emergency expenses such as expenses on chartered helicopter.
Frequently asked Questions
Annapurna Base Camp is a Grade B or a moderately difficult trekking route. So any fit person can do this trek, even if you do not have any previous experience. You should be aware of what to expect and mentally prepare for it. Then, as long as you will to, you can.
On average, you walk about 4 to 6 hours per day. One or two days can be as less as 3hrs and one or two days can be as long as 7hrs.
The highest altitude reached is 4190m. This is the elevation of Annapurna Base Camp. ABC is the highest we will climb in this trek.
Yes, you can charge batteries en route. Charger should be brought. There are hot shower facilities as well. You may have to pay certain amount for both ($1-$2). Negotiate. Also, hot water facility could be free at lower elevation.
No. There are no ATMs on this trek route. You will have to draw enough cash in Pokhara or Kathmandu. There are a number of ATMs in these cities. Everything is paid in Nepali rupees. So money should be exchanged before the start of the trek.
Yes. Internet can be accessed in most places. Sometimes, there might be some technical problems. Internet in Nepal is not as fast as you are used to and at times you can just lose connection.
Not really. It depends on you. If you want, ABC trekking can be done independently. You could hire a guide and a porter by yourself instead of going through an agency or not hire a guide at all. Although, not having a guide can be a little problematic during off season.
It really depends on you. Is it your first time in Nepal? How confident are you of being able to find your way around? How pressed on time are you? If you go through an agency, it will be costlier but everything will be planned. You will only have to come, trek and return.
For Annapurna region, pay for guides range from $20 to $30 per day and porters take $15 to $25 per day.