Everest Panorama Trekking

Exploring Buddhist culture and monasteries in the backdrop of high mountains

Trip Facts

  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Moderate
  • Group Size: Minimum 2 - 10 in group
  • Max Elevation: 3,867m | 12,684ft

Highlights

Hiking amongst the World’s highest peaks and a lifetime of memories, exploring and experiencing the land of the Sherpas in the Solu Khumbu region, Participating in a Buddhist prayer ceremony, wonderful scenery of the world’s highest mountain from Tengboche Monastery, Exploring the world heritage sites: Kathmandu; Buddhanath Stupa, Pashupatinath temple, and Swayambhunath. Enjoying a magnificent mountain flight from Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu, trekking with an experienced local trek guide with friendly Sherpa porters, all the arrival pickup and airport departure inclusive, English-speaking trek guide, healthy porter, food, lodge, domestic flight, EBC trekking route permit and 3-star hotel in Kathmandu full board services are inclusive on trek package of Everest panorama trekking 2023, 2024.

About Everest Panorama Trekking

Everest Panorama Trekking offers you top mountain views and the experience of an adventure of a lifetime with a memorable and exciting Trek to Everest Panorama, where you will be in the midst of Sherpa Culture in the shade of giant peaks of Everest, Lhotse, Ama-Dablam, and adjoining peaks.

Besides being within tall mountains on this Everest Panorama Trekking, a chance to visit traditional Sherpa villages and interesting monasteries with old Buddhist religion and cultures retaining its past traditional way of life to this day.

Everest Panorama Trekking Itinerary leads into the lovely forested area of rhododendron, pines, and fir tree lines and towards an arctic temperature zone with barren and icy landscapes. This is the trek where you can observe a dramatic change in vegetation, climate, and landscapes within a short period of time during this amazing Everest Panorama Trekking.

Everest Panorama Trekking package cost starts with an exciting short flight to Lukla and starts the trek to the famous Namche Bazaar with wonderful views of snowcapped peaks and then towards quaint villages of Khunde and Khumjung located on a glacial valley and then to scenic Tengboche Monastery surrounded with mountains and green tree lines. visit the famous and interesting monastery and observe the young monks, lama, and priests at prayer ceremonies in the backdrop of Everest Panorama.

Everest Panorama Trekking concludes at Lukla with a panoramic flight back to Kathmandu after a remarkable time in the high mountains with the great services of Nepal Spirit Adventure including its friendly staff and guides.

A Customize Everest panorama trek itinerary is available as per your travel requirements just contact us for your dream trip to see Mt. Everest 8,848m.

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Itinerary

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On arrival in Kathmandu international airport received by Nepal Spirit Adventure's airport representative with a transfer to respective hotels downtown in the hub of Kathmandu city, after checking in and refreshment we provide a briefing about the trekking details lookup trek equipment and introduction trek guide who is leading this trip as a trekking Sardar (leader) overnight 3 Star hotel in Kathmandu.

  • Accommodation: 3 Star Hotel
  • Location: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1,315m | 4,314ft
  • Transportation: Airport Pick Up by Private Vehicle

Early morning transfer to Kathmandu domestic airport for a short scenic flight of 35 mins to Lukla with panorama views of mountains, on reaching at Lukla with its unique airstrip start the trek towards Phakding on a good trail through traditional Sherpa farm villages with views of snowcapped peaks after a good walk of 3-4 hours reaching at Phakding for an overnight stop in a nice lodge by the bank of Dudh Kosi River.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge | Teahouse
  • Location: Phakding
  • Altitude: 2,652m | 8,699ft
  • Walking Hours: 3-4 Hours
  • Transportation: By Air

After breakfast, better we make an early start and take the path to Namche. It is a rigorous walk filled with steep ascents. But the scenery is breathtaking, and you can’t stop yourself from stopping multiple times to soak in the stunning views. As you reach Monjo, you enter Sagarmatha National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a rich storehouse of rare Himalayan flora and fauna.

The highlights of today’s trek include: Crossing the highest bridge in Khumbu Region. The Hillary Bridge. Entering Sagarmatha National Park and capturing the first glimpse of Mount Everest. Namche, the stopover point for the day, is one of the landmarks of Everest Trek. A Sherpa settlement, Namche is carved on the side of a steep mountain face. Dotted with traditional stone houses, local teahouses, luxury resorts, inviting cafes and bakeries, and shops selling knick-knacks, Namche is the Khumbu commercial center. With banks, ATM kiosks, money exchange centers, and a lively local market, this Sherpa settlement draws traders from the higher reaches.

A comfortable teahouse run by a Sherpa family is your shelter for the night. You can enjoy a hot shower and a hearty dinner before you retire for the night.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Guest House
  • Location: Namche Bazaar
  • Altitude: 3,440m | 11,287ft
  • Walking Hours: 5-6 Hours

Acclimatization days are crucial for ensuring a successful trek before heading higher area. Your guide will take you on a delightful walk to Everest View Hotel which takes almost 2 hours or walks up to the top of Namche for better views of Everest, Amadablam, and adjoining peaks. The afternoon is free to relax shop or perhaps visit the famous bakery and interesting museum.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Guest House
  • Location: Namche Bazaar
  • Altitude: 3,440m | 11,287ft
  • Walking Hours: 2-3 Hours

After a great time at Namche, walking above Namche towards Syangboche following the path to Khunde and Khumjung the largest Sherpa villages in the Khumbu area, trek leads towards the Syangboche small airstrip, the first one and half hour walk is quite strenuous uphill due to high altitude overlooking the magnificent view of Mt.Kwangde, Thermasherkhu and other neighboring peaks with an aerial view of Namche Bazaar down below. On reaching Syangboche small airstrip, take a short climb towards the Khunde village situated in the same glacial valley as Khumjung village beneath the sacred Mt. Khumbila 5,761m. A quiet gentle path brings to the sleepy village of Khumjung via Khunde for the overnight halt. At Khunde there’s a hospital built with the help of Sir Edmund Hillary’s Foundation. Afternoon visit Khumjung old Monastery, the only place believed to have Yeti scalp. Khumjung also has a High School built with the help of the Sir Edmund Hillary Foundation.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge | Teahouse
  • Location: Khumjung
  • Altitude: 3,730m | 12,237
  • Walking Hours: 4 Hours

From Khumjung walk leads downhill reaching the main trail coming from Namche Bazaar, from here walking is easier on the gradual winding scenic path, then heading downhill to Imjatse river at Phunge-Tenga for lunch, after a break here walking uphill through quaint woodlands of rhododendron, pines, firs trees with marvelous mountain views the climb after few hours reach a beautiful spot of Thyangboche with its famous Buddhist monastery with a magnificent panorama of Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Kangtenga, Thamserku, Kwande and majestic peak of Amadablam.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge | Teahouse
  • Location: Tengboche
  • Altitude: 3,867m | 12,687ft
  • Walking Hours: 5 Hours

Today a long walk of this trip leading downhill with few ups to Namche Bazaar and descend towards DudKosi River, with a pleasant break for lunch and then slowly reach at Monju village for an overnight stop near Sagarmatha National Park gate.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge | Teahouse
  • Location: Manju
  • Altitude: 2,830m | 9,284ft
  • Walking Hours: 6 Hours

Retract back to Lukla after breakfast passing through Banker and Phakding and following the trail to Lukla. You spend your final night in the Everest region here. This is also a good time to give your gratitude to your porter and trekking crew for their wonderful support and to bid them farewell.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: Guest House
  • Location: Lukla
  • Altitude: 2,840m | 9,318ft
  • Walking Hours: 4-5 Hours

Dream of your EBC successful trek concludes today. Wake up early to bid a very fond farewell to the spectacular scenery of the Khumbu before boarding your morning flight back to Kathmandu. Watching the Himalayas pass beneath your window, you’ll now be able to recognize many of the significant peaks. After the mountains’ solitude, the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu may come as something of a surprise. You’ll be transferred to your hotel to spend the rest of the day at your leisure; feel free to relax or explore the local markets. There are plenty of great restaurants in Thamel where you can enjoy dinner before returning to your hotel to spend the night.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: 3 Star Hotel
  • Location: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1,315m | 4,314ft
  • Transportation: By Air

A buffer day is reserved for emergencies and flight delays due to bad weather. If everything goes as planned, you can utilize this day as you wish. You can take a city sightseeing tour, explore markets, go souvenir hunting, chill out at a spa, or relax at your hotel.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: 3 Star Hotel
  • Location: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1,315m | 4,314ft

Bid goodbye to Kathmandu and head to the airport. You will be transferred to the international airport well on time to catch your flight. If you want to extend your stay, you can let us know, and we will help you further plan your journey into the Himalayas.

  • Meals: Breakfast
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Cost Details

  • Airport Arrival and Departure Transport: All airport arrival and departure transfers by private vehicle.
  • Hotel in Kathmandu: 3 Night 3-star hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast 1night before, 2night after the trek.
  • Domestic Flightfare: Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu with 15 kg luggage (10kg hold baggage and 5kg hand baggage).
  • Trekking Accommodation: Lodge and guest house accommodation in standard lodges during the trek.
  • Trekking Food: Meal: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner during the trekking.
  • Trekking Route Permit: All National Park fees, TIMS, and trekking permits.
  • Trek Guide: Experience local Sherpa trek including his daily wages: Salary, daily wages, airfare, accommodation, food and, insurance.
  • Trek Porter: Inclusive 2 trekkers: 1 Sherpa friendly porter including his daily wages: Food, accommodation, salary and, insurance.
  • Everest Panorama Trek Equipment: 4-season sleeping bag, feather-down jacket, trek map and, duffel bag.
  • First Aid Box: A comprehensive medical kit.
  • Helping Hand: Travel and rescue arrangements.
  • Farewell Meal: We invite you farewell dinner or lunch in Kathmandu after the trek.
  • International Airfare: International flights to/from Nepal.
  • Personal Trek Expenses: Personal expenses such as laundry, bar bills, chocolate, biscuit, battery recharge, extra porters bottled or boiled water, heater, and phone calls.
  • Extra Night Hotel in Kathmandu: Food and extra nights in a hotel in Kathmandu (due to an early return from a trek, or an extended stay in Nepal).
  • Personal Insurance: Personal Trek & travel Insurance.
  • Personal Trek Equipment: Personal trekking equipment.
  • Nepal Visa Fee: You can get a Nepal visa at the arrival entry point and require to make the payment of visa cost: 15 days cost-30 USD, 30 days visa cost- 50 USD, and 90 days visa cost125 USD.
  • Domestic Fight Extra Luggage Charge: Excess baggage charges flight from Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu.
  • Tipping: Tips for guide and porter.

Dates & Prices

Departure note

All our published dates are guaranteed departures. If the dates don’t match your travel plans, we are more than happy to create your desired date. Let us know what kind of trip you are looking for and our travel experts will help plan your tailor-made trips to your dream destination.

 

Departure DateStatusPriceNote  
29 Nov, 2022 - 09 Dec, 2022AvailableUS$1090Confirm

Useful Information

AIRPORT ARRIVAL & DEPARTURE

On arrival in Nepal at Kathmandu Tribhuvan International airport, our airport representative or staff will receive you with a warm welcome you then transfer to your respective hotel. Afternoon or evening time we will review and discuss much information regarding your trip itinerary and included/excluded services as per the trip itinerary chosen, at the same time introduce your guide who will help you with the final preparation for your trek.

HOTEL IN KATHMANDU

We provide 3-standard hotels with accommodation based on a twin sharing basis with breakfast. If you are trekking in groups joining a basis, you will share a room with someone of the same gender from your group. If you prefer a single room supplement in Kathmandu and on-route trekking, you can request the single supplement (which will be an extra cost besides the trip price stated). We can also help you to book at different deluxe star category hotels on request for more details and information please feel free to contact us.

LODGE TREK

As per your Everest PanoramaTrek, we provide accommodation in a tea house (mountain lodge). A Tea House is a combination of a guest house, restaurant, and social hang-out. The rooms are with twin beds and little additional furniture like small tables or chairs. Blankets are generally provided (we recommend that you carry your own sleeping bags). Most bathrooms are common with squatting (Asian) toilets or of western comfort with sitting toilets. Most Tea Houses / Lodge have running water facilities. Most of the lodges have hot water for showers, but with an extra charge for using hot showers.

EBC TREK FOOD

During the trekking session, full board meals are included breakfast, lunch, and dinner. We provide food from these local lodge/tea houses as per choices on the menu. Breakfast and dinner are provided at the same tea house/lodge while lunch would be on the trail, every Tea House serves the traditional Nepali meal Dal Bhat (rice and lentils), and as well a variety of different food items, such as rice, seasonable vegetables, noodles, potatoes, and soups. Some lodge serves western foods such as pizza, pasta, and French fries. Soft drinks, snacks, and beer are available in most of the Tea Houses' restaurants. A variety of cereals, bread, and eggs dishes are generally available for breakfast.

SAFE DRINKING WATER

Safe drinking water is very important while we are on trek and we recommend that one should drink at least 3-4 liters of water a day (this helps from de-hydration and altitude problem AMS). We provide filtered clean water and add purification pills to our entire trip package, besides this, if you wish to drink sealed packed mineral and boiled water you can buy it en route at extra cost which costs each $1-2 dollars.

REQUIRED FITNESS

Health and physical fitness is the most important part of travel and participating in trek and hiking. If you do not have previous trekking experience as required, you can start with a morning walking exercise or cycling for weeks or months before/after booking the trip with us, if you have previous trekking and climbing experience it will add a plus point to the trek chosen, most of the trek is nontechnical effort walks. The highest height gain on this trip is at 5,545m above sea level, the walk involves lots of ups and down, walking through local villages, farmlands, terraces, and the riverside as long as you have energy walking for 4- 6 hours a day, and if you are qualified for the trek but still requires moderate health and fitness. We strongly advise travelers to consult their medical doctor before traveling and do a regular check-up and hand the report to us while booking a trip with us.

OUR EXPERIENCE GUIDES 

Nepal's mountainous country walk takes you to the remote region, it is necessary that you are accompanied by an experienced and qualified guide and leaders for a safe journey and to make the trip a success. We at Nepal Spirit Adventure employ native trekking guides and porters who are trained and qualified for this type of trip and have worked with us for a long time. Our guide provides much local information and offers you advice on how to use your free time and by coordinating day to day events of the tour, although (sometimes) he might need you to understand that if things do not go according to our plan set. Our trek guides are fully trained and licensed by Nepal Government, and certified by TAAN and Nepal Mountaineering Association.

All our trekking and climbing guides are well qualified and highly experienced with 9- 10 years on this job. We provide training for our staff yearly on medical and climbing, with their efficiency, and cheerful attitude, providing help, information, and needs of the guests of nationalities. Assuring that all our trips are well managed by an expert team of tourism professionals all our guides have good knowledge regarding culture and customs of the routes on trekking and tours, share experience and cultural insights of the country that’s missed out in travel guide books. During your time with us, you will have time to learn Nepali phrases and other cultural aspects during the journey. As we organize varied treks in Nepal Himalaya, on group trekking we provide a trek leader with an assistance leader on each trekking depending upon the size of the group. This ensures safe travel with us as our guide/assistance guides get any health medical problem, we still have other main guides and leaders to run the trip smooth as per our standard itinerary. To make the trip enjoyable and pleasant we provide one guide to support and carry your bags among two people with one Sherpa helper in certain conditions.

GROUP SIZE

We organize any route of Nepal trek with a fixed departure basis or private trip, the minimum group size would be two and the maximum group size is ten or more on request. We can also organize a private trip for a solo person with a single supplement cost. Else, join our estimated group departure dates available online market or ask us with your personal suitable flexible dates, we will open group date on the same date.

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