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 experience 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 world heritage sites: Kathmandu; Buddhanath Stupa, Pashupatinath temple, and Swayambhunath.
  • Enjoying a magnificent mountain flight from Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu.
  • Trekking with experienced local trek guide with friendly Sherpa porters.

About Everest Panorama Trekking

Everest Panorama Trekking offers you 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 TrekGuide 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.

Wonderful Everest Panorama Trekking starts with an exciting short flight to Lukla and starting the trek to 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 great services of Nepal Spirit Adventure including its friendly staff and guides.

Everest Trekking

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

Set departure dates are not convenient for you; you may choose alternate trip departure dates as per your comfort holidays private trek organize at the time of the year. 

 

Departure DateStatusPriceNote  
26 Sep, 2021 - 06 Oct, 2021AvailableUS$1090Confirm
29 Sep, 2021 - 09 Oct, 2021AvailableUS$1090Confirm

Personal Information

Useful Information

Airport Arrival Pick Up and 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 with 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.

Accommodation in Trekking 

As per your Everest PanoramaTrek, we provide accommodation in a tea house (mountain lodge). A Tea House is a combination of the 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 extra charge in using hot showers.

Trekking 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 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 in Trekking

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 adding purification pills to our entire trip package, besides this, if you wish to drink sealed packed mineral and boiled water you can buy en route at extra cost which costs each $1-2 dollars.

Health and Fitness Required

Health and physical fitness is a most important part of travel and in participating for 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 month 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 Trekking Guides and Staff with Safety

Nepal 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 making 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 with much local information and offering you with 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, certify 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 helps, 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 groups. 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 helpers in certain conditions.

Caring Porter

Our porter is fully equipped with warm gears and insured on each trip by the company. We take care of our staff/porters' welfare as well client’s safeties. We closely work with (PAC) Porters Association International Act. We allow maximum load to be carried by our porter with 20 to 25 KG and make sure that your trekking duffel-kit bag should not be more than 20 KG.

Re-Charging Batteries of Electronic Items on The Trek

We can recharge your batteries, devices with electricity or solar power sources. In Nepal 220 240 volts 50 MHZ (50 Cycles per Second) power is supplied. Just need to have a plug adaptor in case of socket fitting, which you can buy in Kathmandu before the trip since the plugs in Nepal might be different. You might have to pay a small amount of fee/hour for using recharging facilities.

Risk Liabilities

We are fully committed to providing the best quality services providing an enjoyable and mesmerizing holiday so that one can experience a “once in a lifetime journey” with us, we perform our duties honestly and seriously to make your journey very smooth and pleasant. The entire programs are conducted strictly under the rules and regulations of the Nepal Government act and policies. Nepal Spirit Adventure Pvt. Ltd shall not be responsible for any changes in the itinerary due to unavoidable circumstances such as govt. restriction, Landslide, road blockage, and flood and other natural calamities, political unrest, cancellation of flight, delay, sickness, or accident. Any extra cost incurred due to some situations clients should bear the expenses on the spot.

High Altitude Sickness

Altitude sickness often known as acute mountain sickness (A.M.S.) in general may occur when people ascend too quickly normally in altitudes of over 3,000 m. Most people will feel some effect of altitude, shortness of breath, and possibly light-headedness, which is fairly common. Acute mountain sickness is very different and normally involves a severe headache, sickness, and loss of awareness. In almost every potential case there are enough warning signs to take appropriate action. When symptoms of altitude sickness develop, please tell your trekking guide. He will advise you to deal with your problem. Generally over exertion and dehydration contribute to altitude sickness. So drink at least 3-4 liters of water every day besides tea and coffee which act as diuretics.

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 to 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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