EVEREST PANORAMA TREK -12 DAYS
Everest Panorama Trek
Everest Panorama Trek is a popular short and scenic holiday in Everest region of Nepal that allows every traveler to get insights into local Sherpa cultures and traditions with an opportunity to view beautiful Himalayan sceneries of world’s highest peak Mt. Everest and neighboring Himalayas like Amadablam, Lhotse, Nuptse etc.
Everest Panorama Trek shortly begins as you arrive at Kathmandu valley and board a scenic flight towards Lukla airstrip. Soon, following the popular Everest route, walking through rhododendron forests, riverbanks, you will arrive at traditional Sherpa village of Namche Bazar via Phakding. We enjoy the natural and culture essence of Himalayas as we head further towards Tengboche. We will surely visit an ancient monastery over there where the locals perform daily rituals and prayers. Also spectacular sceneries of Everest Himalayas including Mt Everest, Amadablam, Thamserku and other neighboring peaks is being offered from Tengboche. In this way with beautiful memories and snapshots of Everest, we trace our footsteps back to Lukla to catch a flight towards Kathmandu.
Everest Panorama Trek can be done by any traveler, adventure enthusiasts along with their, friends, family and loved ones regardless any risks of acute mountain sickness, age and fitness levels. In short period of time, you can get an overall trekking experience at Everest region with rewarding natural and cultural highlights.
Day 1, Arrive at Kathmandu.
Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.Welcome dinner in Nepalese local restaurant.
Overnight at hotel. (-/-/D)
Day 2, In Kathmandu
Full day tour of Kathmandu city including Swoyambhunath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple and Bhaktapur Durbar Square. In evening briefing of trek.
Overnight at hotel.(B/-/-)
Day 3, Fly to lukla and trek to Phakding.
After breakfast depart to airport for Lukla Flight. Upon arrival at Lukla airport we will meet our porter crew and start our trekking activity towards Phakding following the beautiful trails along the bank of Dudhkoshi river. Overnight stay at mountain lodge in Phakding. (B/L/D)
Day 4, Trek to Namche.
After breakfast, ascending gradually from Phakding we cross beautiful suspension bridge named after Hillary. Then after crossing quite a steep trail with nice views of Thamserku , Cholatse and other peaks, we finally arrive at popular trading spot and Sherpa Village of Namche Bazar. We stay overnight at local mountain lodge in beautiful Namche Bazar.
Day 5, In Namche.
Proper acclimatization is very important in our Everest panorama Trek and today we spend a day exploring beautiful and culturally rich Namche Bazar before heading further towards Phortse. Visit to nearby monastery and capturing the best of culture and nature with excursion to Syangboche village would be highlights of today. We stay overnight at Namche Bazar.(B/L/D)
Day 6, Trek to Phortse
We start our day early as we have to trek for nearly six to seven hours today from Namche Bazar to Phortse. Initially walking through flat surface, we gradually make our way ascending towards Phortse. Overnight stay at Phortse.(B/L.D)
Day 7, Trek to Tengboche
Trek to Tengboche (6-7 hours).Further pushing ourselves forward slowly on through our Everest Panorama Trekking trails, we finally arrive at Tengboche. It is a cultural hub during our short and easy adventure where we get an opportunity to visit ancient Tengboche monastery that allows us to explore and witness daily rituals and ceremonies during local festivals. Also Tengboche offers excellent panoramic views of Everest Himalayan range. Overnight stay at Tengboche.(B/L/D)
Day 8, Trek to Khumjung
Trek to Khumjung(3900). Site trip to Khunde Hillary Clinic and Monastery.Khumjung is an spectacular Sherpa village located at 3900m above sea level offering rich Sherpa cultural insights with mind blowing views of Khumbila peak and other surrounding snow capped mountains. It is simply an awesome experience to wake up early high in the mountains and watch those beautiful Himalayan panoramas that takes our breath away.Today, we also go for side trip to Khunde Hillary Clinic and monastery. Overnight stay at Khumjung.(B/L/D)
Day 9, Trek to Phakding
Trek to Phakding. After having our breakfast today will be quite relaxing day as we descend to Phakding today and stay overnight. During April season, it would be great opportunity to walk through beautiful rhododendron forests that simply blesses us with once in a lifetime opportunity. Overnight stay at Phakding.(B/L/D)
Day 10, Trek Back To Lukla
Trek to Lukla.Today is the last trekking day of our Everest Panorama trek as we head towards Lukla. We celebrate with our crew and cherish memorable Everest moments and wait for tomorrow’s flight back to Kathmandu. Overnight stay at Lukla.(B/L/D)
Day 11, Fly Back to Kathmandu
Arrival at Kathmandu airport and pick up by our representatives. Transfer to hotel and free on your own.(B/-/-)
Day 12, Final Departure
Transfer to the airport for your onward journey after breakfast at the hotel.
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B : Breakfast , L: Lunch and D: Dinner