Everest view short trekking is the short and sweet scenic views trekking in Khumbu region. There are many more trekking routes in Khumbu region among them Everest short trekking is one; our assumption to create Everest short trekking route is less duration more benefits and view of world highest mountain.
The trekking starts from the Lukla and ends the same place to Lukla, first-day Phakding, second day Namche bazaar third as well same Namche bazaar fourth day same way back to Lukla. During in this trekking easily you can observe the view of world highest mountains Mt Everest, Mt Lhotse, Mt Ama Dablam, Tauche, Thamserku Kongde and other small mountains. On the other hand, you will observe the Sherpa people and their cultural and different kind of flora and fauna. During the Everest short trekking walking through the rhododendron forest and another green forest easily you can see Himalayan Thar, Musk deer, Pheasant and other animals. The Everest short trekking facing fascinating River, Khumbu oldest glacier, biggest and oldest Buddhist monastery, traditional society and small Buddhist stupa.
Day 01: Kathmandu
Namaste and Welcome to Kathmandu, Nepal. Arrive at Kathmandu airport anytime. Meet your representative from Anu Treks and have a detailed meeting for your trip, please ask the receptionist where the meeting is held if you are unsure. If you have spare time, explore busy Kathmandu. Kathmandu is a capital city of Nepal which holds an ancient and historical architecture and symbols of the 20th century blending with traditional Culture.
- Durbar Square
- Temples/Monkey Temples/Shrines
- Hotel (1 night)
- Lunch or Dinner
Day 02: Kathmandu to Phakding (2652 m)
Flight: Kathmandu to Lukla — 45 minute
Walking: Lukla to Phakding: 3 to 4 hours—6 to 7 km
Early morning you will head to the domestic airport to fly Lukla. This 45 min short flight will make your morning memorable with spectacular view or mountains if the weather is clear, and an amazing landing at Lukla (2840 m). You will meet your local experts’ guides and assistance at Lukla then head north to Chablung (2700 m) where we cross Tharo Kosi river on a suspension bridge. Beyond the suspension bridge enjoy watching the peak of Kusum Kangru (6369 m) and is one the most difficult trekking peaks in Everest region of Nepal. Kick off your trek with an easy walk through Chaurikharka village and descent towards Dudhkoshi Ghat (2,530m/8,300ft). The trail follows the bank of the Dudhkoshi River until Phakding (2,652m/8,700ft). We will stay a night in Phakding.
- Teahouse (1 night)
- Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 03: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440 m)
Walking Hours: 6 to 7 hours—9 km
Today we will follow the valley of the Dudh Kosi river, staying on the west bank of the river. then climb steeply over a rocky ridge toward Benkar (2710m). Continue the trail alongside the river. All along this part of the trail, villages are interspersed with magnificent forests of rhododendron, magnolia, and giant firs. In both the early autumn and late spring, the flowers on this portion of the trek make it a beautiful walk. We cross the Kyashar Khola river and climb out of the valley to Monjo (2840m). Just beyond Monjo, the trek enters the Sagarmatha (Everest) National Park, which was established in 1976 to protect an 1148 sq km area surrounding Mt Everest. Beyond the national park entrance station, the trail makes a steep rocky descent and crosses the Dhud Kosi river on a 120m-long suspension bridge towards Jorsale (2805 m). After crossing this river a few times while climbing our way up the valley we will reach Namche Bazaar (3440m).
- Teahouse (1 Night)
- Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 04: Namche Bazaar (3440 m)
You will spend one more night in Namche Bazaar to acclimatize the altitude properly and is the best way to keep strenuous walking up the high and back down. Namche Bazaar is a historic trading post where Nepalese and Tibetan trade exchange salt, dried meat and textiles. This day you will walk to Syngboche airport (3700m), then continue hiking Everest view hotel for a great panoramic view of the Everest, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Twache and Khumjung village. On the way back explore Sherpa culture Museum, lifestyle, and their traditions.
After enjoying the view we continue to the traditional Sherpa villages of Khunde and Khumjung. If you get a chance ask your guide to take you to the Khumjung Monastery which houses the scalp of what’s said to be a Yeti. Leaving the villages we circle back to Namche via the small airstrip at Shyangboche.
- Tea House ( 1 night)
- Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Day 05: Namche to Phakding then Lukla
Namche: 3440 m, Phakding: 2652 m, Lukla: 2840 m
Walking: 6 to 7 hours—15 km
Today you will be walking 6 to hours from Namche to Phakding then to finally Lukla which is approximately 15 to 16 km. After breakfast, we trek toward the Hillary Suspension Bridge and then pass through several local villages. This is your last night on the mountain, which can be bittersweet.
- Teahouse (1night)
- Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 06: Lukla to Kathmandu (1350 m)
Flight Lukla to Kathmandu—45 minute
If the weather is happy, we will take the short 45-minute flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. Once again glance through the aircraft window and enjoy the amazing view. Once landing at Kathmandu, return to your accommodation, relax and the rest of the is your own to enjoy. This day after your refreshment you can have Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley (Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, and Bhaktapur Durbar Square)
- Hotel ( 1 night)
- Lunch or dinner
Day 07: Kathmandu
Today is your departure day, according to your next plan schedule, you can departure at any time. We are still with you so feel free to talk to Anu Treks staff for further assistance as we will be so much happy to share our experiences and ideas. If you are not ready to leave and willing to stay in Nepal, Your CEO or tour leader help you with travel arrangement to extend your visas and adventure.
* Guided sightseeing in Kathmandu valley
* Trekking Permit TIMS
* Trekking guide and his assistance
* Sagarmatha National Park permit
* Flight Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu.
* Life, Medical Insurance for Guide & Porter
* Airport-Hotel-Airport transfer
* Farewell dinner typical restaurant with folk songs & dance
PERSONAL equipment for trekking
Personal Insurance for travel to Nepal
Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu
Emergency Rescue evacuation during the trek in case needed
Tipping (Tips) for guide & porter
Bar bills, Beverage and mineral water during the trek
Region: Everest Region
Duration: 7 Days
Trip Difficulty: Easy/Moderate
Why we love this trek
- This is one of the short and sweet scenic views trekking in Everest region
- Enjoy five days of trekking in the Khumbu with fabulous views of Everest, Ama Dablam, Lhotse, Kongde Ri and Kusum Kanguru.
- Enjoy a 35 min flight from Kathmandu to the airstrip at Lukla
- Enjoy walking through the rhododendron forest and other green forests easily you can see Himalayan Thar, Musk deer, Pheasant and other animals
- Explore fascinating River, Khumbu oldest glacier, biggest and oldest Buddhist monastery, traditional society and small Buddhist stupa.
Is this trek right for you?
- This is a 6 to 7 days moderate/easy trek with an altitude of 3880m and 4 hours walking a day
- This trek elevation starts at 2810m so please ensure you understood the fitness requirement