Everest Panorama Trek - Short Hiking Holidays

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Everest Panorama Trek is the best way to experience the wonders of nature in a very short period of time. Everest Panorama trek is relatively the shortest trek compared to other treks and is also, attitude-free hike in Everest Region. The trekkers get a chance to discover wonderful places and a superb scenic view of the Himalayas. Without demanding any heavy trekking, the Everest Panoramic Trek trails take the adventure seekers high up along the route to Tengboche (3890 m), the highest elevation of the entire trek.

Short Everest panorama tour presents you with a combination of the breathtaking Alps and adventurous sports like white water rafting and jungle safari (which is completely optional). The globetrotters with exceptional love for nature witness heaven right in front of their eyes, as they get a chance to witness the breathtaking views of Mount Everest (8848 m), Mt. Lhoste (8516 m), Mt. Thamserku (6623 m), Mt. Ama Dablam (6812 m), Mt. Kantega (6780 m) and many other snowcapped peaks.

9 days short Everest hiking tour begins from exploring the bustling capital city of Nepal, Kathmandu. From Kathmandu, we head towards Lukla on a flight that will give you an experience of a lifetime. You will find yourself surrounded by the most incredible hills covered with dense forest, along with a superb view of the high mountains. Make sure you have grabbed your cameras with you to capture the mesmerizing beauty of nature. We will then trek up to the famous Namche Bazaar, also popularly known as the Sherpa land. Continuing our trek towards Tengboche, which is famous for its legendary Tengboche monastery, we lead to the scattered Khumjung village, a brilliant and vigorous settlement of Sherpa people. Passing along the trails, visitors stumble across overwhelming sites of the great Himalayan giants which will definitely leave them stunned. The hospitality and culture of the Sherpa people are something very unique and extraordinarily good that you get to encounter along the way.

Everest Panorama tour holidays will undoubtedly be the best trek you get to experience in such a short period of time. So next time you get a short vacation from your busy life, Everest Panorama Trek is definitely the trek you would not be able to resist trying. 

Highlights

  • Enjoy a short and comfortable trek that offers stunning views of the world’s highest peaks including Everest (8848m), Lhoste (8516m), Thamserku (6623m), Ama Dablam (6812m), Kantega (6782m), and many other snow-capped mountains
  • Explore Tengboche (famous for its legendary Tengboche monastery)
  • Travel through Khumjung village, a brilliant settlement of Sherpa people
  • Experience a great introduction to Sherpa country and its culture with breathtaking mountain views.
  • Best suited for those adventure seekers who do not have enough time for longer treks/hikes into the high Himalayas.

Outline Itinerary

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Day 1:Arrival at Kathmandu (1,350m):

Upon your arrival at Kathmandu you will be greet by one of our trek leaders and transfer to hotel. Rest of the time will be on your own. In the evening, join a welcome dinner offered by one of our team leaders. Enjoy the delicious meal with short brief about Everest Panorama trek. Overnight at hotel. 

  • Accommodation:Teahouse/guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Kathmandu
  • Maximum Altitude:1,350m

Early morning you will be picked up by your guide to go to the Kathmandu airport, from where we will take the airplane to Lukla, which will take us about 35 minutes of flight time. At Lukla we will be meet our porters and will head north from the airstrip to Chablung (2,700m). Here we will cross the Tharo Kosi River on a local-style suspension bridge. Just past the bridge we can see the peak of Kusum Kangru (6,367m), which is the most difficult of the so-called “trekking peaks”. Beyond the Tharo Kosi the trail climbs a bit towards Ghat (2,590m), we will cross a ridge marked with painted mani stones and climb to Phakding where we will spend our first night. Overnight at guest house. 

  • Accommodation:Teahouse/guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Lukla to Phakding
  • Maximum Altitude:2,860m.,2,640m

From Phakding we follow the valley of the Dudh Kosi River, staying on the west bank of the river. We climb steeply over a rocky ridge towards Benkar (2,710m). From here the trail continues alongside the river. All along this part of the trail, villages are interspersed with magnificent forests of rhododendron, magnolia and giant firs. In both the early autumn and late spring, the flowers on this portion of the trek make it a beautiful walk. We cross the Kyashar Khola River and climb out of the valley to Monjo (2,840m). Just beyond Monjo the trek enters the Sagarmatha (Everest) National Park, which was established in 1976 to protect an area of 1,148 sq km surrounding Mt Everest. Beyond the national park entrance station, the trail makes a steep rocky descent and crosses the Dhud Kosi river on a 120m-long suspension bridge towards Jorsale (2,830m). After crossing this river a few times while climbing our way up the valley we will reach Namche Bazaar (3,445m). Namche Bazaar is the main trading centre in this region and features numerous shops, hotels and restaurants. Overnight at guest house. 

  • Accommodation:Teahouse/guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Namche Bazaar
  • Maximum Altitude:3,445 m

Acclimatization is important before proceeding higher. Today we will take a day hike through the villages of Khunde and Khumjung. We start with a steep one-hour climb to the Shyangboche airstrip (3790m), from where we will slowly ascent towards Khunde passing numerous chorten (stone Buddhist monuments). From Khunde we follow the trail eastwards to Khumjung, the largest village in Khumbu, at the foot of the sacred peak Khumbila. After enjoying lunch here we will follow a steep switch backing trail descending to Chhorkung (3540m). From here it is a quick descent back to Namche Bazaar. Overnight at guest house. 

  • Accommodation:Teahouse/guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Namche Bazaar
  • Maximum Altitude:3,445 m

Our route of today to Tengboche weaves in and out of side valleys, making small ups and downs, to the teashops of Kenjoma, and joins the trail from Khumjung just before a collection of mani stones. The views of Everest and Ama Dablam are excellent from this part of the trek. We pass the small settlement of Sanasa from where the trail drops towards Phunki Thanga (3,250m). From here the trail climbs steeply through forests and around mani stones as it follows the side of a hill to the saddle on which the monastery of Tengboche sits at 3,880m. The view from here is rightly deemed to be one of the world’s most magnificent. Kwangde (6,187m), Tawachee (6,542m), Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse (8,501m), Ama Dablam, Kantega and Thamserku provide an inspiring panorama of Himalayan giants. We will spend the night in Tengboche village. Overnight at guest house.  

  • Accommodation:Teahouse/guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Tengboche
  • Maximum Altitude:3,867 m

Today we return halfway back to Namche Bazaar before starting our hike up to the largest Khumbu settlement of the valley, Khumjung village. From Khumjung village a great view from Mt. Everest can be seen. Overnight at guest house. 

  • Accommodation:Teahouse/guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Khumjung Village
  • Maximum Altitude:3,789m

Today we descent first to Namche Bazaar and then continue our way back down the valley and descent steeply back to the Dudh Kosi river and continue our way past the national park checkpoint at Monjo. From Monjo we will go through forests of magnolia, giant firs and rhododendrons to Chomoa, the site of an agricultural project. We cross the Dudh Kosi river to its west-bank and continue our way down to Phakding. Overnight at guest house.  

  • Accommodation:Teahouse/guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Phakding
  • Maximum Altitude:2,652m

Today we retrace our route from day 01 back to the transit village of Lukla, where we have to reconfirm our flight tickets for the next day. Overnight at hotel in Lukla. 

  • Accommodation:Teahouse/guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Lukla
  • Accommodation:Teahouse/guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Kathmandu

After breakfast, drive to international airport for the flight back to home. Wish you have a safe and sound flight and hope to see you again in the future. 

    Inclusion

    • All the necessary airport picks up and drops.
    • Standard hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
    • Necessary flights from Kathmandu to Lukla return trips.
    • Everest National park fee with trekking permit.
    • Tims card (trekking information management system card).
    • All meals (B/L/D) during the trekking period.
    • Accommodation (Teahouse) during the trekking period.
    • English speaking guide and highly experienced staffs.
    • Staffs food, clothing, salary and their insurance.
    • All necessary grounded transportation.
    • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
    • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
    • Welcome and fare well dinner in Kathmandu.
    • Our service charges with VAT and Local / Government Taxes.
    • Sightseeing or any extra activities except the above program.
    • Personal nature expenses.
    • Bar bill and all kind of drinks.
    • Rescue & Evacuation.
    • Gratitude (tip) for staff.
       

    Useful Information

    Everest Panorama Trek is a short and easy yet adventure trek in the Everest region, although it is a comfortable and easy trek, the trip goes up to 3500m so we suggest you read about Acute Mountain Sickness before making a final decision to book the Everest Panorama Trek.

    FAQs

    How can I book Everest Panorama trek?

    Once you confirmed the trip, we need a photocopy of your passport and a 20% down payment of the total price for advance flight tickets and hotel booking and permit process.

    How can I enter in Nepal?

    Nepal is a popular tourist destination in south Asia. Several airlines have direct and non-stop flights from the Middle East and Asia to Kathmandu, Capital of Nepal. There are direct flights from London, Paris, Frankfurt, Doha, Osaka, Shanghai, Mascow, Bangkok, Singapore, Hongkong, Karachi, Bombay, Delhi, Calcutta, Paro, Dhaka, Lhasa, and Varanasi.

    Can I do Everest Panorama trek?

    This trek is suitable for any walker looking for something a little cozier and comfortable with stunning views of the Mt. Everest region. It does not require that you have any previous trekking or mountaineering experience. Although, daily jugging or walking exercise is useful and you need to be in the good physical condition and able to walk for 5-6 hours daily.

    When should I come for Everest Panorama trek?

    Feb, March, April, May, June and September, October, and November December are the best seasons. However, July, August, and Jan are also okay and trekking can be done.

    Do I need to stay in Katmandu?

    Kathmandu valley, one of the historical cities as well as the capital of Nepal, at least, you need to spend two nights in Kathmandu before and after your trip. In our program, we are providing you the standard accommodation in Kathmandu on a bed and breakfast basis.

    Can I join with group?

    Yes, you can join with the group, we guarantee a series of fixed group departures dates for Everest Panorama trek. We can arrange a small group trekking trip to suit your requirements. Please contact us for group departure dates.

    Do I need to join with group?

    It is not necessary that you need to follow our fixed group departures dates, because private trip departs every day upon your request which is best suited to couples, families and small groups of friends. We are happy to organize your holiday according to your selecting the starting date.

    Do you also offer Tailor-made Departures?

    Yes, we do offer Tailor-made Departures, if our holiday packages are not perfect or the group departure dates are not convenient as per your travel plan.

    What kind of equipment do I need to bring with me?

    Everest Panorama trek is an exciting and adventure trip. We trek up to 3880m walking through villages, green hills, and white snow path so you need to have the right equipment with you. Click here to have more info

    What kind of meals I can have during the trip?

    All Meals on full board basis will be provided during the trekking. Freshly cooked food is served at all times (western, continental and Nepali meals are available in all places). Three meals a day will be provided.

    Do I have a pre-departure meeting?

    Yes, at first, our staff will receive you at the airport and transfer to the hotel and our tour leader will brief you regarding the trip. The briefing will cover the itinerary and introduced your trek Leader.

    Can I charge camera batteries along the trek?

    Yes, Most of the places, you can charge batteries along the trek (per hour USD 2-3 for charging).

    Is someone going to meet me at the airport? Are transfers included?

    Definitely, our Airport Representative will come to the airport to pick you up. We will be displaying a placard of the company with your name on it. Airport transfer is included.

    Can I extend my holiday?

    Everest Panorama trek can extend and there are many options and choices to extend your holiday before or after your main trip. The following trips are suggested for your holiday extensions.

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