Fact Information

Duration
10 Days
Destination
Nepal
Difficulty
luxurious
Accommodation
Hotel & Lodges
Activity
Trekking
Transportation
Tourist Bus, Car, Jeep, Air-plane
Meals
BLD (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
Max Person
25
Min Person
1
Maximum altitude
[3,870m/ 12,700 ft]
Best time
September, October, November, April and May

About Trip

Everest Panorama Trekking located in Everest region is a short ultimate trek that provides you the glimpse of Everest region and its attractions like Tengboche monastery, Everest View Hotel, Namche Bazar etc. This trek is very short yet scenic and it provides you the insights of local Sherpa cultures, traditions, mountains, glaciers, alpine meadows etc. This tour will also introduce to you the contiguous mountains like Mount Everest (8,848 meters), Lhotse (8,516 meters), Ama Dablam (6,812 meters), Thamserku (6,623meters) and so much more.

After the Everest region and peaks of Everest region were made more famous by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay by climbing Mount Everest in 1953 AD, the treks of this region were explored. Now, many tourists arrive each year in Nepal to trek in the mountainous region. Everest Panorama trekking is suitable for those adventure seekers who are running short in time but are extremely passionate about mountains and their auras.

In this tour, Namche Bazar which is also called as Sherpa capital is explored. In addition to this, Khumjung village, Tengboche and Phakding village are other promises of this tour where you will be able to witness the pristine and unique lifestyle of people away from the touch of modernization. This tour is also moderate in altitude when compared to other treks of Everest region. Thus, this tour is suitable for novice trekkers in addition to the seasoned trekkers.

Trip Highlights

  • The most highly elevated Everest View Hotel (3,870 meters) and the majestic views of mountains of Everest region.
  • The revered Tengboche monastery
  • The scenic Kathmandu to Lukla mountain flight
  • The unique lifestyle and culture of local Sherpas
  • The lush rhododendron and pine forest
  • A view of Everest View hotel
  • Sightseeing tour of UNESCO world heritages in Kathmandu valley.
Difficulty of Everest Panorama Trekking

The difficulty level of Everest Panorama Trekking can be categorized of easy to moderate caliber. Since the highest altitude of this trek is below 4,000 meters, you are less likely to be hit by altitude sickness during this trek. For anyone with a basic level of fitness and basic daily physical activity routine, this trek will be easy to conquer.

Best time for Everest Panorama Trekking

The best time for Everest Panorama Trekking is during the spring season and autumn season when the weather is not too harsh, the mountain visibility is great and the trails are safe. Summer season is the least preferred time because of the rainfall, low mountain visibility, slippery trails, leeches in the routes etc. Generally, winter is also an offseason for most Everest region treks but since this trek is not of very high altitude, winter season is also a good time for Everest Panorama Trekking.

Meals and accommodation during Everest Panorama Trekking

During your time in Kathmandu, you will be staying in a 3-star category hotel. You will have plenty of dishes options in Kathmandu that you can pick from national or international cuisine menus. As the journey proceeds and you start trekking in a remote mountainous region, your accommodation will be in safe, clean and comfortable lodges. You will be served 3 hot meals a day – breakfast, lunch and dinner. Some food options that you are likely to see in your food menus are- toast, roti, porridge, omelette, bread, waffles etc. Dal-Bhat is a popular meal option. Do give it a try.

Outlined Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airport [1,350m/4,429ft], transfers to Hotel.

Day 02: Fly Kathmandu to Lukla and trek to Phakding [2,610m/8,563ft], 2.5 hrs.

Day 03: Head to Namche bazaar [3,440 meters/11,286ft] 5hrs.

Day 04: Hike to Everest view Hotel [3,870 meters/12,697ft].

Day 05: Trek toTenbuch [3,860 meters/12,664ft], 4hrs.

Day 06: Trek to Namche bazaar [3,440 meters/11,286ft], 3hrs.

Day 07: Trek Lukla [2,860 meters/9,383ft], 7 hrs.

Day 08: Fly to Kathmandu [1,350 meters/4,429ft], transfer to the hotel.

Day 09: Full day Sightseeing of Kathmandu Valley.

Day 10: Departure for home.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airport [1,350m/4,429ft], transfers to Hotel.

Upon your arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, we will pick you up and help you transfer to the pre-booked hotel room. If you have any trekking gears missing, we will help you collect it and also provide you with a briefing about the plans and itinerary of the tour.

Accommodation: 3 Stars standard of Hotel in Thamel.

Transportation: Tourist bus or car.

Meals: Welcome Dinner, Breakfast, and including drinks.

Day 02: Fly Kathmandu to Lukla and trek to Phakding [2,610m/8,563ft], 2.5 hrs.

The second day of the tour you will be escorted to the domestic section of Tribhuvan International Airport from where you will fly off to Lukla. Lukla airport being one of the highest airports in the world, the flight is quite chilling and adventurous. From the flight (approx. 35 minutes) itself, you shall start seeing the mountains and peaks of eastern Nepal that are known all over the world.

After landing in the Lukla airport, you shall take a brief break and meet the porters and guides. After this, the trekking officially begins and we will trek towards Phakding from Lukla which will take about 2.5 hours. As we set towards Phakding, you will witness the pristine beauty of Nepal away from modernization. The mani walls, prayer stones, bridges, rivers, cultivated lands, forests etc. will entertain you throughout as you travel trek to Phakding which is a pristine Sherpa village where we will stay in a hotel overnight.

Maximum Elevation: 2,860m (9,383 ft).

Trekking hours: 2.5 hrs, 200m descent, 50m ascent

Accommodation: Lodge.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast with hot drinks.

Day 03: Head to Namche bazaar [3,440 meters/11,286ft] 5hrs.

After enjoying the breakfast in the lodge in Phakding, we will head towards the Sherpa capital i.e. Namche Bazar. We will trek along the edge of Dudh Koshi River and ascend through the trail alongside rhododendron, giant fir, cedar forest, Himalayan pine and so much more. You will also see the Kusum Kangaroo and Thamserku. The forest is quite dense today and you will get a peek of the mountainous aspect of Nepal. There is also a cultural aspect to the tour today since you will also look at the Buddhist cultured places, mani walls, prayer stones, suspension bridges etc.

It takes around 6 hours to arrive at Namche Bazar from Phakding. After 2 hours of trekking, we will arrive at the main entry point of Sagarmatha National Park at Jorsalle. We will continue the trek for a couple more hours until we arrive at Namche Bazar where we will spend the night.

Elevation: 3,440 meters (11,286 ft).

Trekking hours: 5 hours, 1000m ascent, 100m descent

Accommodation: Lodge the attached bathroom.

Meals: B, L, D with hot drinks

Day 04: Hike to Everest view Hotel [3,870 meters/12,697ft].

Today we will hike to Everest View hotel as a part of the acclimatization and also enjoy the views of the mountains that can be seen while hiking and also from Everest View Hotel. Everest View Hotel located at 3870 meters is the highest elevation of the world. This hotel is really great for the panoramic views of Mount Everest, Mount Tobuche, Mount Thamserku etc. Besides the Everest hotel, we will also hike to Khumjung village where you can get a glimpse of the local lifestyle. Hillary school is another attraction of today.

Maximum elevation: [3,870m/12,697 ft].

Visit: Khumjung village and Hillary school.

Accommodation: Lodge.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner with hot drinks.

Day 05: Trek to Tengboche [3,860 meters/12,664 ft], 4hrs.

As usual, we will check out from the lodge at Namche Bazaar after breakfast and proceed towards Tengboche. As we begin trekking from Namche Bazar, the trail eventually drops to Pungi Thenga where we will stop for refreshments and light hot lunch. Tengboche monastery in Tengboche is a famous monastery which was built in 1923. This monastery is located on a tiny plateau just beneath the Mount Ama Dablam and Malangphulang Himal. While trekking today, we will also see rhododendron and silver pine forest on our way to Tengboche monastery. Even if the journey today is quite challenging, the overall view is just outstanding.

Maximum Elevation: [3,860 meters/12,664 ft].

Trekking hours: 4 to 5 hours, 350m descent, 750m ascent

Accommodation:l Lodge.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner with hot drinks.

Day 06: Trek to Namche bazaar [3,440 meters/11,286ft], 3hrs.

After exploring Tengboche we will return back to Namche Bazar. We retrace our steps back and climb down to the Army checkpoint. As we continue, you will see a well-made suspension bridge which we will cross. After this, we will take a refreshment break at Sangnasa before reaching Namche.

Namche Bazar is a famous tourist hub in the Everest region which is accommodated with luxurious hotels, bars, shops, bakeries and so on. There are also plenty of shops from which you can purchase souvenirs for your loved ones. 

Elevation: 3,440 meters (11,286 ft).

Trekking hours: 4 hours, 350m ascent, 750m descent.

Accommodation: Lodge with a well-attached bathroom.

Meals: Breakfast/ Lunch/Dinner with hot drinks

Day 07: Trek Lukla [2,860 meters/9,383ft], 7 hrs.

Today we will trek from the Namche Bazaar to Lukla- the place where it all started. We will descend until we arrive at a confluence of Dudh Koshi River and Bhote Koshi river. It will take about 7 hours of trekking to arrive in Lukla where we will stay overnight. In the evening, we will celebrate the successful completion of our trek by eating, singing and dancing together.

Elevation: 2,860 meters (9,383 ft).

Trekking hours: 8 hours, 960m descent, 250m ascent.

Accommodation: Lodge.

Meals: Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner with hot drinks

Day 08: Fly to Kathmandu [1,350 meters/4,429ft], transfer to the hotel.

After one hell of a tour exploring and enjoying the allures of the Everest region, we will fly back to Kathmandu from Lukla today. After you arrive in Kathmandu, you will once again be picked and escorted to the hotel. You can spend your leisure time as you see fit.

Elevation: 1,350 meters (4,429 ft).

Transportation: Aeroplane/ Tourist bus/ Car.

Accommodation: 3 Stars standard of Hotel in Thamel.

Meals: Breakfast.

Day 09: Full day Sightseeing of Kathmandu Valley.

After exploring the natural appeals of the mountainous region of Nepal, we rake this day to explore the cultural and historical hub of Nepal-Kathmandu. Kathmandu is teeming with culturally acclaimed heritages that are also listed as UNESCO world heritage sites. One of the sites we will visit today is the Pashupatinath temple which happens to be one of the most revered sites for Hindus in the whole world where God Shiva of Hindu mythology id prayed. Other places include Boudhanath and Syambhunath. Both of these places are stupas and are holy sites for Buddhist pilgrims. The Patan Durbar Square of Lalitpur and Bhaktapur Durbar Square of Bhaktapur are 2 more historically acclaimed places of Kathmandu valley which we will visit depending upon the schedule. Overnight a farewell dinner program will be held.

Transportation: Tourist Bus.

Permits: Entry Permits of Patan, Bhaktapur, and Kathmandu.

Accommodation: 3 Stars standard of Hotel in Thamel.

Meals: Farewell Dinner and Breakfast.

Day 10: Departure for home.

The tour will come to its inevitable end as we drop you to the Tribhuvan International Airport. We will escort you via a private vehicle and bid you goodbye as you see off to your home or next destination.

Transportation: Shuttle service.

Meals: Breakfast.

Note:- The conditions stated in the itinerary are especially for the trekker who prefers full package service. At the same time, we also customize the itinerary based on your choice and time. The selection of itineraries and the staffs depends on your needs and financial procurement. We have options for any partial visit as per your requirement and financial condition

Cost Details

  • Airport pickup and drop off by the private vehicle as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Three Nights 3 stars Hotel in Kathmandu included bed and breakfast.
  • Kathmandu/Lukla/Lukla/Kathmandu flights fare.
  • Three times meals in a day (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Dessert) with (hot drinks, like tea and Coffee).
  • T- house(Lodge Trek) accommodations during the trek, clean and comfortable.
  • Entry permits: Sagarmatha National Park fee and Pasang Lhamu Municipality fee. All necessary trekking permits.
  • Transportations:-  Tourist Bus or Car pick up and drop off for a domestic and International Airport as per itinerary.
  • One day full valley sightseeing, Patan/ Bhaktapur/ Kathmandu with city guide with transportation.
  • A license holder, English speaking, an experienced and helpful guide with all his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, and Transport.
  • Assistant trekking guide for the group over 8 members in a group with all the company’s facilities.
  • Strong and helpful porters with proper equipment, Warm clothing, and required trekking gear for porters like Gore-Tex jacket /trousers, trekking shoes, woollen hat, woollen gloves, woollen socks, sunglasses, etc.
  • Nepalese staff’s insurance policy covered it, emergency rescue evacuation, medical treatment, and accidental.
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • Down-filled Jacket (-20*C) and Sleeping bag (-25*C) (pay extra $1 and 50 cents each item each day).
  • Company’s complimentary Duffle bag, Company T-shirt, and Map.
  • Hot bag services.
  • Government taxes and official expenses.
  • Patan, Bhaktapur, Monkey temple, Pashupatinath, and Boudhanath entry fee.
  • Welcome dinner and farewell dinner in Nepali cultured restaurant.
  • Meals while you stay in Kathmandu Hotel Lunch and Dinner.
  • Personal trekking equipment and gears. Furthermore, information asks us or looks at our equipment checklist.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled Itinerary.
  • Nepal entry visa fee.
  • Your travel insurance policy should be covered it rescue evacuation, medical treatment and accidental.
  • Any entry fee for the temple or monastery.
  • Donations or charity.
  • International airfare bill.  
  • Your personal expenses like; Hot shower, Laundry, Battery charging, telephone, WIFI, and shopping etc.
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic alcoholic hot and cold drinks.
  • Tips for the guide, porter, and driver (tipping is expected).

Useful Info

Himalayan Diamond Adventure is stand-by for all times, the best quality services for our regular clients as well as new guests. We are quite thoughtful with our distinguish trekkers or hikers or Mountaineers enjoy, fun, and safe trip through our company. We are very aware that only our clients and guests can make a pleasant trip with the company’s extensive services and a local professional guide and faithful, and expert cook and porters. We accompany you with local experienced, faithful, helpful and intelligent good English-speaking guides and porters, informative in all sectors including weather forecast and caring personals.

Guide/ Porter service:

We have a different category of guides, such as Porter guides, Trekking guides, Support Climbing guides, Mountain guides, French-speaking guides, German-speaking guides, Chinese speaking guides, Culture tour leaders, as your requirement.

Equipment/ Gears service:

We provide you (-25*C) down-filled sleeping bag and (-20*C) down-filled jacket (Pay extra $2 each item each day). For mountaineers if you do not have your own climbing gear we will provide you climbing gears on hire at a reasonable price particularly for your convenience, such Union of International Alpinist Association (UIAA) tested gears. Like a Black Diamond's Helmet, Harness, Crampon, Jumar ATC guide or Figure of 8, Ice-axe, Carabiners, and La Sportiva alpine boot.

We provide you with sufficient and hygienic meals and dessert with hot drinks as your choice and booked clean and comfortable rooms (hotel) on a mountain in advance of your trip to mountain lodges.

Packaging trips service:

There are more than 300 different trekking routes and 326 peaks open for climbing including 20 royalty-free peaks. Climbing peaks have been divided into 3 categories: A, B and C. in Nepal, we will help you to organize the trip according to your time, budget and choice. We organize the trip for especial solitary (alone) personal as well as packaged trips for a big group.

Our Extra services:

We also help you to get permits, hiring trekking equipment and other related services i.e. bus reservation, aeroplane ticketing, and hotel booking in Kathmandu and in Mountain.

The conditions stated in the itinerary are especially for the trekker who prefers full package service. At the same time, we also customize the itinerary based on your choice and time. The selection of itineraries and the staff depends on your needs and financial procurement. We have options for any partial visit as per your requirement and financial condition.