When you hear about Nepal you already think about Himalaya. Nepal and Himalayas have a deep relation. Nepal is a mountainous country covering most of the Himalayan. Versatile Nepal offers various things to do while rounding Nepal. Trekking in Nepal, Nepal tour, Adventure sports in Nepal, cultural tour, some short trek, hiking and excursion, natural tour, and many more things are so much exciting to do in Nepal.
Among them, trekking in Nepal is far much exciting and lifelong memories. Everest trekking, Annapurna trekking, Langtang trekking, Dolpo Trekking, Rara Trekking, Mustang Trekking are some most popular trekking destination in Nepal.
We are here talking about Everest Trekking, so we circle over the Everest region only.
Everest trekking is the best destination for every adventure lover searching for the best trekking trails in the Himalayan. Everest trekking is not only popular in Nepal or Himalayan but also one of the best trekking regions in the entire world. Trekking in the Everest region is the best way to erase the thirst to visit in the Himalayan region and admiring Everest.
Everest trekking passes through several villages and locations presenting amazing cultural and natural beauties. Some villages with typical Himalayan cultures and traditions, extreme nature and wildlife, diverse climate and green scenery landscapes all offer an amazing lifelong experience for every visitor.
Let us brief those best places and location to uncover while trekking or climbing around Everest/Khumbu region in Everest Base Camp Trek
Lukla is the entrance for Everest Region. Lukla is popular due to the Lukla Airport- Tenzing Hillary airport, the world’s most extreme airport. Visit our blog FACTS ABOUT TENZING HILLARY AIRPORT (LUKLA AIRPORT MOST DANGEROUS AIRPORT). Every visit to the Everest region, either trekking or climbing and expedition starts from scenery landscape glimpsing flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. Every trip is started with a few pre trekking preparations in Lukla. When after landing in Lukla, you will shock at the altitudes and can’t believe about the establishment of the airport.
Namche Bazaar is the best location for altitude acclimatization. Manche Bazaar is the best attraction in the entire Sagarmatha National Park. Namche is settled with several lodges, guesthouses, and teahouses, internet cafes, and ATMs. This is the trade hub where several Tibetan trader comes to sell their products and handicrafts. Till Namche, you can find electricity. Every trekker spends a whole day in Namche for acclimatizing.
You can either reach there through a day trekking from Lukla or by stoping on the way at Phakding and reaching Namche by another short trek. You start to get a view of Himalayas from more close.
Tengboche is the best stopover for every trekker looking for cultural exploration in the Khumbu region. Tengboche is renowned for its cultural heritage. The land beholds the largest monastery in the entire Khumbu region Tengboche Monastery. Tengboche Monastery/Gumba is the best attraction before reaching the upper foothills. It is best to visit the area and explore the ancient history of the Sherpa people and their values. One can reach Tengboche with one day walking from Namche Bazaar.
Tengboche is also the best viewpoint for astounding views of Mt. Everest, Ama Dablam, and other peaks of the Everest range.
At the Khumbu subregion, Khumjung Valley is one of the best locations to visit in Sagarmatha National Park and one most attractive place too. This is a green valley and the baseline for Khumbila mountain. At the same time, this village has a modern communication system such as Mobiles and telephones, internets and more. Khumjung valley is the largest Sherpa village in the region. Surrounded by mountains in all three sides, Khumjung valley is the best place for admiring the amazing views of almighty Himalaya.
There is also one small hospital called Kunde Hospital and Hillary school too.
With few ascents and descents from Tengboche, you reach to another amazing place, Dingboche. This is another popular station for trekkers and necessary final acclimatization place before the attempt. This is a land for some cultivate and yak rearing. Long stone walls are built for protecting crops from chilly windy and grazing yaks. Dingboche is also the best place for experiencing Himalayan Sherpa's life in more distinct ways.
Gorakshep is the last stop before reaching to Everest base camp. Gorakshep- 5,164 m is also known as dead ravens because of the no sign of green vegetation in the area. Gorakshep is the corner for trekking towards either Everest Base Camp or toward Kalapatthar. With a few hours trek from Gorakshep, one fit person can reach to Everest base camp trek. The way also heads towards Kalapatther too.
Kalapathhar giving the meaning Black stone is the 5643 m altitude land giving the amazing views of Mt. Everest and other several peaks. It is an amazing place to get amazing sunset and sunrise in the Himalayan atmosphere. Kalapatther is also recognizing as the best attraction of Everest View Trek. Several trekkers, climbers, and expeditors do the summit to Kala Patthar for amazing views of magnificent mighty Himalayas and its giant peaks.
The last and highest point of Everest trekking is Kalapathher. From then trekkers start to little bite descent and get to Cho la pass. Cho la pass is amazing for a perfect exciting view of the mountain range and picturesque scenario. Passing this pass is one tough challenge. Cho la pass is one point for Gokyo trekking. It joins the Gokyo trek to the east and EBC trek to the west.
Gokyo lake is the highest freshwater lake in the entire Everest region. And it is considered as the sacred pond by both Hindus and Buddhists. The six lakes with ice edge, tantalizing mountain ranges and highest settlements to all these make a dream-like moment to experience. Gokyo Everest Base Camp Trek is the best choice to explore Gokyo Valley with more time.
This is the hilltop providing a wandering glimpse of the astounding mountain range and entire Khumbu valley. This is also best for the amazing views of Nepal's biggest glacier called Ngozumpa Glacier. The base of the peak(RI) behold the small settlements.
These are the most famous places and destinations to enjoy while trekking to Everest base camp. Individually these are so awesome so think, how much awesome can be it if all these are blended at on packages. There are many things to do during your Everest Base Camp Trek. Everest Base Camp trek is most wonderful and most do trekking trails for those seeking thrill and adventures with culture and nature exploration. Everest trekking is one strenuous and hard trekking. for best fitness to do Everest Base camp trek visit our blog on TRAINING FOR EVEREST BASE CAMP TREK. you can check about foods and accommodation in Everest through this blog to-TEAHOUSE AND FOOD IN EVEREST TREKKING.