Everest trekking is the most classical trekking in Nepal. After Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenjin Norgay Sherpa discovered the Everest Base Camp Trekking trail while scaling Mt. Everest for the first time in 1953, Everest trekking became considerably popular across the world.
Everest trekking offers us a variety of trekking packages ranging from easy-moderate to strenuous. Basically, Everest trekking offers us the trekking packages like Everest View Trek, Everest Panorama Trek, Everest Base Camp Trek, Everest Three Passes trek, Gokyo-Everest Base Camp Trek and Gokyo Valley or Gokyo Lake Trekking. These trekking trails in the Everest region are popular worldwide.
Do you know an interesting fact about Everest Trekking? The largest number of trekkers is attracted by Everest trekking in Nepal.
Lukla Airport, Lukla Town, Sagarmatha National Park and its alpine species of flora and faunas, Namche Bazar, Hotel Everest View, Khumjung Village and Tenjin-Hillary School, Tengboche Monastery, Gokyo Lake and Gokyo Ri, Everest Three Passes, Renjo La, Cho La and Kongma La pass, Kalapattar and Everest Base Camp are the major highlights of Everest Trekking. Namche Bazaar is the gateway to Everest Trekking.
You will have a great opportunity to have a unique experience of Nepal’s mightiest trekking region if you choose Everest Trekking. The Everest trekking trail is situated in eastern Nepal. It is protected by the Sagarmatha National Park, established in 1976 with an area of 1148 square kilometers. The park is largely composed of the rugged terrain and gorges of the high Himalayas. Altitude ranges from 2845 meters above sea level (9,330ft) to the top of the world, Mt. Everest at 8848 meters (29,028ft). Mount Everest, the highest mountain in the world, which is known in Nepal as "Sagarmatha" the goddess mother of the world, has long been the greatest attraction for nature lovers and trekkers alike. Solukhumbu, the heartland of the Everest Region and an integral part of the Himalayan mystique, thus provides a welcome destination for these adventurers.
Throughout the Everest trekking trail, trekkers are overwhelmed with views of unbelievable mountain peaks, Buddhist monasteries, and friendly Sherpa villages. Perhaps some may even have a glance of the Yeti! The local people believe that the Pangboche Monastery actually has in its possession the real scoop of this Himalayan legend. As we proceed slowly to allow for maximum acclimation, we will have plenty of opportunities to visit monasteries and Sherpa homes in this region. Most of our Sherpa crew comes from the Sherpa households in this area. Incredible views of Everest and the surrounding peaks are the inescapable fare while we ascend Kalapatthar.
The majority of the people choose Lukla flight from Kathamndu for their Everest trekking. It is 35 minutes flight from Kathmandu airport. Optionally, they can drive to Shivalaya or Jiri and trek to Namche via Junbesi, Nunthala and Jorsalle.
Luxury Holidays Nepal offers Gokyo Everest Base Camp Trek, Luxury Everest Base Camp with Helicopter flight from Base Camp to Lukla, Luxury Everest Base Camp Trek, and many more exciting packages for Everest Trekking.