Everest View Trekking

Trip Duration 7 Days
Destination Nepal
Trip Grade Moderate
Activity Trekking
Transportation Private Vehicle / Aeroplane
Accomodation Hotel + Lodges
Meals Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
Max. Altitude 3,962 M
Max. Group Size 10
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The Everest View Trekking is one of the most popular treks in the Everest region for those who are looking for a short holiday in Everest but also have a dream to view Mt. Everest and observe the Sherpa culture without climbing to higher altitude.

A Short Everest view hike begins with a flight from Manthali Airport to the famous Lukla airport. Then begins the ascent towards the Everest National Park until Namche Bazaar, which the biggest Sherpa residence in the Everest region, and is known today for its’ many shops and hotels. Here it is possible to see spectacular and fascinating Himalayan views of Mt. Everest (8848 m), Nuptse (7879m), Lhotse (8501m), Amadablam (6856m) and Thamserku (6608m). You will also have an opportunity to experience the Sherpa culture and their wonderful ancient lifestyle by visiting museums, Buddhist monasteries, and interacting with the people. Take in the sights, sounds, smells, and exquisite tastes in this short trek in the Everest region. If you change your mind to head up to Everest Base Camp, or Gokyo lake let us know.

Quick guide: Best time to Visit Nepal Trek and Tours 2022

  • October-November: Nepal’s peak trekking/tour season, with mild weather, clear skies, and big crowds.
  • November-December/January-February: Clear skies, but potentially very cold. Trekkers should bring snow gear and be prepared to turn back due to blocked paths. ( For Long trekking routes)
  • February-April: end of the dry season and the second-best time to go trekking.

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Trip Highlights

  • Trek to world's best trekking trail Mt. Everest Base Camp, the world’s highest mountain.
  • The Mountain hub Namche Bazaar exploration.
  • Coffee break at world's highest point hotel "Everest View Hotel" 
  • Explore Sherpa villages and the ancient monastery.
  • Khumjung Village exploring with Yeti Scalps and Edmund Hillary Mt. Village.
  • Nepalese Cultures, lifestyle, Heritage, and more

Trip Itinerary:

  • Day 01:Welcome to Nepal, Kathmandu. Altitude: (1,350m) 4,428ft Kathmandu is the capital of Nepal and also a city of World Heritage site. Our team will be waiting at the airport to transfer to your hotel. Day Tours Nepal Tour officer will meet you and greet at the hotel for further plans and trek preparation.
  • Day 02:Kathmandu Manthali Drive and fly to Lukla (2,800m) 9184ft and Trek to Phakding Altitude: (2,652m) 8,698ft Distance: 8 km (3-4 hours) This morning you have to wake up early, breakfast will be packed in your hotel. Grab your packed breakfast and drive to Manthali airport to fly to Lukla. 3-4 hrs drive from Kathmandu and we will start early morning around 3 am. Flight time is about 35min from Manthali Airport.
    After reaching Lukla we will meet our other team member who will be helping your bags to carry for the entire trek to Everest Base Camp and back to Lukla. This is our first day and we don’t need to rush and give lot of effort to hike to Phakding. Warm up easy hike passing through Chaurikharka and descent towards to Dudhkoshi, we will be following Dudhkoshi River towards to Phakding.
  • Day 03:Phakding Trek to Namche Bazaar Altitude: (3,440m) 11,283ft Walking Distance: 10-12 km (6 hours). Before breakfast pack your gear and stuff so it will be easier for our Sherpas to move on with your bags. Our guide will help to serve the breakfast and a short briefing about the day. Today is quite tough after crossing Monjo village. The last few hr is almost gaining height and walking uphill. We will stop for lunch at Jorsalley or Monjo guide will decide. Check in tea house and enjoy the Namche Bazaar market.
  • Day 04:Namche Bazaar Acclimatization Day Altitude: (3,440m) 11,283ft (3 hours) There are plenty of things to do around Namche Bazaar, we wake up to another spectacular morning and view from our room and sun rose of the breathtaking mountains. Let us make you clear something up that is a big misunderstanding about the Acclimatization day. Acclimatization day is not a rest day, it is something completely different so don’t think that after the huge climb of getting into Namche Bazaar you’ll spend today lazing around the lodges or shopping in local stores. Our team will take you to explore the real charm of Namche Bazaar. So after breakfast, we will start the gentle hike up to Everest view hotel (3780M) 12,401.57ft where we can see the views of Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Kongde and so on.
  • Day 05:Namche Bazaar Trek to Lukla (2,800m) 9184ft Distance: 13 - 14km (6-7 hours) After breakfast we will hike back to same trail which we hike up to Namche. Today is our last day of Everest view trekking and we will wrap up the hike at Lukla. Shake your hand with Porters who helped you for this trek, Day Tours Nepal request you to give tips for the team members. Last dinner in the Mountain zone, pack your bag before going to bed because tomorrow morning your flight will be early.
  • Day 06:Fly from Lukla to Manthali Airport and Drive to Kathmandu Altitude: (1350m) 4,428ft Here we are saying bye bye to the Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary airport after our breakfast. A scenic flight to Manthali Airport, 3 - 4 hrs drive to Kathmandu. Afternoon free time for last moment shopping or massage in Thamel. Evening Farewell dinner with Day Tours Nepal team and it's provided by the company.
  • Day 07:Final Departure Breakfast at the hotel and transferred to the international airport on your flight schedule and if some have extra days in Nepal they will continue with other activities. If any help is needed for further plans feel free to contact Day Tours Nepal team.

Cost Includes

  • Full Board (breakfast, lunch, and Dinner) in Trekking
  • Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu Flights tickets
  • Accommodation during the trek (local lodge).
  • The government registered local expert guide,
  • Porters to carry trekking bags.
  • Sagarmatha National park fees, Khumbu VDC fees, and TIMS card.
  • In city accommodation with breakfast.
  • Guided Tour in Kathmandu city.
  • Welcome and farewell dinner.
  • Equipment clothing for porter & staffs.
  • Insurance for all staff & porters.
  • All private transfer.
  • First Aid Kit for Everest View Trek.
  • Updated Everest Region Trekking Map.
  • Salary, allowances, expenses & insurance for all staff including porters

Cost Excludes

  • Nepal visa – Multiple Entrée 30 days – USD 40
  • Lunch & dinner during the hotel stay in Kathmandu
  • Personal gears & clothing (available for hire)
  • Tips for guide and porter
  • Table drinks, snacks, personal insurance, medical evacuation in case of emergency.
  • Expenses incurred due to accidents, landslide, strikes, political unrest, etc…
  • International airfare and airport taxes, excess baggage charges, etc..
  • Entrance fees during the sightseeing in the city.

Equipment List

Trekking Equipment

Obviously you will be in higher elevation while trekking in Nepal. The weather will be different in every region but also have to pack the proper trekking equipment. Day Tours Nepal is selling Nepal’s Top Best selling treks and all are Tea-house Trekking so you don’t need to think of Camping gears.

While buying clothing please pick warm clothing especially during the winter season (Dec-Feb) in Nepal. We also suggest you to get the proper light backpack and have enough space to pack your stuff. If you are confused to buy the Trekking gears than no worries you can buy the Trekking equipment in Nepal too.

We recommend you to get check the below list for Trekking in Nepal.


  • Warm jacket – down jacket, if possible.
  • Water and windproof jacket (alternatively bring a poncho or umbrella)
  • Long sleeved synthetic fleece (windproof material, if possible)
  • Thermal underwear
  • Hat, pair of gloves and scarf
  • Comfortable hiking trousers (loose fitting)
  • Shorts and trousers, or skirt
  • 2 pairs of warm wool-blend socks
  • 2 pairs of running socks or liner socks
  • Proper hiking boots
  • Running shoes and flip-flops
  • 2-3 t-shirts

During winter season, additional clothing’s may include:

  • The outer jacket should be warm, down jacket is highly recommended during winter season
  • Bring a pair of warm winter trousers, in addition to the hiking trousers
  • Bring at least one windproof layer of clothes, helping to reduce any chill factor influence.
  • Snow gaiters

Trekking Gear

  • Pair of polarizing sun-glasses (to be comfortable and to avoid potential snow-blindness)
  • Backpack and backpack cover (against rain and dust)
  • Map of the trekking area (Day Tours Nepal will proivde Trekking Map so you don't need to buy)
  • Head torch, or small torch, plus spare batteries
  • Sleeping bag and silk liner
  • 2 x water bottles
  • Miscellaneous
  • Toiletries
  • A small light weight and quick drying towel
  • Bar of soap
  • Sunscreen (SPF +20)
  • Earplugs
  • Insect repellants (for lower elevations)

First aid kid

  • Water purification tables or a water filter
  • Some Diamox pills against potential altitude sickness (if going beyond 3,500+ m elevations)
  • Toilet paper
  • Optional items
  • Camera, battery etc
  • Altimeter
  • Compass
  • Binoculars
  • Books/magazines
  • Trekking poles
  • GPS unit
  • Padlocks for guest house rooms and bags
  • Sewing/repair kit
  • Pocket knife
  • Candles (for lodges)
  • Dairy or notebook plus pencil/pen

Usefull Info

  • Due to the bad weather sometimes flight to Kathmandu Lukla or Lukla to Kathmandu may cancel.
  • If your travel dates are flexible than put one extra day as a buffer day.
  • Be friendly with your guide and porters so they can also share more information about the places, cultures, and people with you.
  • Make sure you have Travel Insurance for Trekking In Nepal 2022.

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