Everest Scenic Panorama Trek
Everest Scenic Panorama Trek
The Everest scenic panorama trek is the ‘easier’ version of the EBC trek and will take you about halfway to Everest base camp. This options is for the folk looking for a more relaxing, scenic and reconnecting with nature trekking tour.
You will trek through the old friendly villages and green meadows in the backdrops of some of the most amazing sceneries on earth; this is a short moderate trek that ignites your emotional instincts for the great wildness in this part of the world. The Everest Panorama trekking is an ideal trek for those trekkers having a limited time frame for trekking holidays and still wants to get the best of Everest including many other famous mountains in the Khumbu region.
August | September
17 August - 27 August, 2019 | 24 August - September 2019 | 30 August - September 2019
Sept | October
03 September - 13 September 2019 | 10 September - 20 September 2019 | 17 September - 27 September 2019 | 24 September - 04 October 2019 | 30 September - 10 October 2019
November - December 2019 and 2020 dates available (please send enquiry)
Everest panorama trek will bring to magnificent viewpoints of the world, renowned Khumbu Regio, the Tengbuche, homeland of the Sherpas, known throughout the world for their climbing abilities and Everest panorama trekking is a less challenging, more relaxed journey compared to other options in the area. It is specifically planned to include all of the famous scenery from Himalayan villages with nearby monasteries to incredible mountain panoramas.
Everest Panorama Trekking - 11 Days
Day 01 : Arrive at Kathmandu airport (1345m). Overnight at Hotel in the Thamel District - walking distance to all shops!
Day 02 : Pre-trip Meeting and Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 03 : Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2886m) and Trek to Phakding (2610m) - 3.5 hours.
Day 04 : Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m) - 6 Hours.
Day 05 : Rest day at Namche Bazaar (3440 m) for acclimatization.
Day 06 : Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tyangboche (3867m) - 5 Hours.
Day 07 : Trek from Tyangboche to Namche Bazaar (3450m) - 5 Hours.
Day 08 : Trek from Namche to Lukla (2886m)-4 Hours.
Day 09 : Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu.
Day 10 : Leisure day in Kathmandu.
Day 11 : Transfer to international airport for your final flight departure.
We begin our Everest panorama trek in Kathmandu with an exciting tour of the valley offering a glimpse of its world heritage sites and busy marketplaces, then, enjoy a brief morning flight to the starting point of our trek, Lukla, a Sherpa village in a splendid mountain setting. The trek follows a steep river valley to Namche Bazaar, the gateway of the Khumbu Region. The settlement is located in a natural amphitheater overlooking the valley with the astonishing beauty of the surrounding mountains; you will take a day of rest in Namche to get accustomed to the altitude with the chance to explore the surrounding area and villages of Kunde and Khumjung. Edmund Hillarys Himalayan Trust has set up a school and hospital in these villages.
The trekking continues with awe-inspiring views of Everest and nearby peaks to the highlight of the journey, a night at the magnificent Tangboche monastery, we will relish the unforgettable views of the peaks from there for some time to come then enjoy a leisurely hike back to Namche Bazaar and Lukla for a flight to Kathmandu, we will have time to explore more of Kathmandu mysteries and search for souvenirs and gifts before being escorted to the international airport for your return flight home.
Everest Panorama Trekking Highlights
Sightseeing tours of historical UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu.
Scenic mountain flight to and from Lukla.
Visiting Historical Tengboche Monastery.
Visiting Namche and Khumjung Village.
Great views of Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Amadablam and Thamserku
the shortest trek in Everest to view the Everest with eyes.
The above cost includes:
All the local Airport pick ups and transfers (Kathmandu to Lukla and back)
Four nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu in 2/3 star hotel including breakfast as per the above itinerary on twin sharing basis.
Sightseeing city tour in Kathmandu.
Your standard meals during the trek (14 Breakfasts includes hot tea/coffee, 11 lunches and 11 dinners). Note, drinks at lunch and dinner is for own account.
All necessary paper works for the National park entry permits, TIMS permit and monument entrance fees.
Flight fare (Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu) with domestic airport tax.
All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks on twin sharing basis. Single rooms for single travellers are not guaranteed and based on the overall trekkers on the EBC route.
An experienced, helpful and friendly mountain guide, sherpa and porters.
Salary, Food, Drinks, Accommodation, Transportation and Insurance for the Guide, sherpas and Porters.
Arrangement of emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
We can arrange to borrow a down sleeping bag, down jackets and duffle bag if required. Please ensure to check this on arrival at the hotel.
All government taxes, VAT and service charge.
The Above Cost Excludes:
Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu). You will require 2 passport size photos and between $40 - $60 based on your country.
Your Travel insurance (compulsory) - please check that your insurance covers high altitude and helicopter rescues. We can provide a list of insurance companies on request.
Food (lunch and dinner) while you are in Kathmandu.
Your personal expenses.
All the alcoholic and non alcoholic Drinks.
Water, sweets and snacks during the trek (Tip: water starts at around 80 Nepali Rupee and around 400 Rupees at Gorakshep!)
Hot shower during the trek (Tip: This becomes more expensive as you go higher in the mountains.)
International airfare and airport departure tax.
Tips for the guide and staffs.
Other guidelines, tips and expectations for the trek:
If you travelling on your own, it is not guaranteed to have single / private rooms during the trek. Based on the group size, sharing of twin rooms are usually the norm.