Start From: US$ 1325
Total Duration:10 Days
Meals:Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Transportation:Private Vehicle / Aeroplane
Accommodation:Hotel, Lodge and Tea HouseShow All
The Everest Panorama Trek is specially very popular for people keen on witnessing the highest mountain on earth and having limited time or physical ability. It offers an insight to Sherpa lifestyle and culture, close-up and fabulous views of the world’s great peaks including the highest without the struggle with high altitude. Everest Panorama trek is best suited for those who do not have enough time for longer treks or do not want to take risk of high altitude sickness. If you want to trek together with your family - with your elderly parents and little children, and want to see the mighty Everest up close, visit beautiful Sherpa villages, experience the Sherpa culture, visit the monasteries etc. this trek could be the perfect choice for you.
Everest Panorama trek is a comparatively easy walk in the foothills of Mount Everest that starts with an exciting flight to Lukla enjoying the views of awe-inspiring Himalayan peaks. Then we trek into the Khumbu region - the Sherpaland, a region of ancient monasteries, Sherpa villages, high peaks and valleys in the shadow of the worlds greatest peak. Here, our stress-free week of trekking allows us to experience the unparalleled mountain scenery of the Khumbu, including the classic view of Mount Everest, Lhotse Shar, Ama Dablam, Thamsherku and several others.
In this trip, you get to spend plentiful time in the delightful and scenic Sherpa villages where we get the opportunity to interact with the legendary Sherpa people and participate in their astonishing traditional lifestyle.
Day 01:Pick up from the airport and transfer to the hotel/ Welcome dinner/ Briefing about the trip
Day 02:Kathmandu sightseeing/ Trek preparation
Day 03:Fly to Lukla (2800m/9184ft) then Trek to Phakding (2650m/8692ft) 35 minutes flight and 3-4 hours trek
Day 04:Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m/11283ft) 5-6 hours
Day 05:Acclimatization Day/ Day Hike to higher elevation
Day 06:Namche Bazar to Tengboche (3870m/12694ft) 5-6 hours
Day 07:Tengboche to Jorsale (2830m/9282ft) 6-7 hours
Day 08:Jorsale to Lukla (2800m/9184ft) 5-6 hrs
Day 09:Fly back to Kathmandu (1335m/4379ft)/ Farewell dinner in the evening/ 35 minutes flight
Day 10:Drop to the airport for farewell and departure or extend the trip with other activities
Your satisfaction and safety is of paramount concern while traveling with us. Please note that your leader/guide has the authority to amend or cancel any part of the itinerary if it is deemed necessary due to safety concerns. Every effort will be made to keep to the original itinerary; however, since this adventure entails travelling in remote mountainous regions, we are exposed to weather conditions, health condition of, unexpected natural disasters etc. The leader/guide will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if required.
The Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu flights are very sensitive to the weather conditions. Such conditions may arise even in the best trek seasons. Hence, in such cases, you must be prepared for long waits either at Kathmandu or Lukla airports.
We can organize Helicopter shuttles in such conditions, if it is available and the weather is okay for that with extra charge. The helicopter charges around US$ 3500 and it can lift 4-5 persons per flight.