Everest View Luxury Trek - 7 Days

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Everest View Trekking 7 Days
What to see & doSpecific information about Everest View Luxury Trek - 7 Days
  • Duration7 Days
  • Trip Grade Easy
  • Max Altitude 3900
  • Starts at Kathmandu
  • Ends at Kathmandu
  • Trip Style Lodge to Lodge Trek
  • Group Size 10
  • Transportation Private Vehicles and Flights
  • Best Season March, April, May and Sept, Oct, Nov

The Everest View Luxury Trek 7 Days is made for you to relish the views of the world's tallest summit, Mt. Everest, without having to go on a long and tiresome trek to Everest Base Camp. The 7 days view trek to Everest has everything there is to offer and more.

As its name suggests, the Everest View Luxury Trek is a short trek connected to the spectacular Everest view. The short Everest View Trek offers a wide variety of Nepal's panoramic mountain views and one-of-a-kind cultural interactions with the Sherpa people and their vibrant, deeply connected Buddhist culture. Anyone looking for an easy trip that allows them to take in the incredible grandeur of the Nepalese Himalayas, especially Everest, should go on this trail.

Enjoy the distinctive Sherpa culture while on the trek through Sagarmatha National Park. Delve into the rich cultural heritage of the Sherpa, all while on a calm and refreshing trek experience in the Everest region! Trekking through their incredibly diverse villages offers the chance to explore the local Sherpas' customs and way of life. And traversing the richly diverse flora and fauna in the varying landscape is a beautiful experience!

Join the intriguing 7 Days Everest View Luxury Trek with Outfitter Nepal. It is a unique trek through the slopes of the highest peak in the world. Moreover, the journey will introduce you to the fascinating Sherpa culture, the vast grandeur of nature, and the best of the wilderness. Don't pass up this chance to have the adventure of a lifetime.

Best Features of the Everest View Luxury Trek

  • Scenic and thrilling flight experience to Lukla
  • Explore Namche Bazaar
  • Breathtaking panoramic views of the Nepalese Himalayas
  • Get up close with Mt. Everest

Everest View luxury Trek: The Right Choice for you

The Everest View Trek is specially catered to those with limited time on their hands. If you still want to be up close with Everest and experience the intricacies of the Everest region, the 5-day trek is a great choice!

Side Note: If you still want to make it to Everest Base Camp without the hassle of trekking for two weeks in the Everest Region at Outfitter Nepal, we also offer helicopter service to and from the base camp. It is an incredible experience, and you can manage to reach an altitude of over 5000metres without the exhausting struggle of trekking! It only takes around 15 minutes from Namche Bazaar to Everest Base Camp. Let us know if you are interested in a Helicopter trip to Everest Base Camp. We can surely customize the package for you at a great deal!

An Exciting Flight to Lukla

Lukla flight is the experience for you if you want a significant adrenaline rush! Few people have the chance, or to put it another way, the guts, to take a flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. One of the riskiest airports in the world is the one at Lukla. For context, during the busiest months, 20 to 30 planes land in Lukla daily. Thus, almost all the 30,000 trekkers who travel to the region annually transit through Lukla!

While it is statistically riskier than a conventional commercial airport, it is relatively safe. The number of aircraft that may fly the route is limited, and airlines have tightened their regulations for what constitutes acceptable flight circumstances. The trip to Lukla can still make you nervous despite advances in passenger safety! The thrill of the rush is worth making an effort.

Enrich in the Rich Sherpa Cultural Experience

It is no surprise that Sherpas are renowned for their expertise in mountaineering. Westerners would approach locals for assistance navigating the dangerous terrain when they first started exploring the Himalayas. The Himalayan Sherpa people were adept at navigating the mountains. They are used to the lack of oxygen because they live at a high altitude. They rose to fame as mountain guides due to their unique abilities and financial guarantees.

The Sherpas had honed their adaption to the harsh, desolate landscape like any mountain tribe. They were farmers who relied on the trade of the Himalayan passes for their livelihood. The numerous gompas and chortens are proof that Buddhism had a profound influence on their way of life. You may learn more about Sherpa culture during your Everest Trek!

Everest View Luxury Trek 7 Days Itinerary

A brief, beautiful flight from Kathmandu will take you to Lukla, where the trip begins. As soon as we touch down in Lukla, we hike along the Dudh Koshi River, pass several suspension bridges, and then enter Sagarmatha National Park. We traverse stunning rhododendron forests as we stroll through the national park. We rest for the day after we finally reach Namche Bazaar. Namche Bazaar is a small town embedded in the foothills of Everest and brimming with Sherpa culture. We have an exploration day around Namche Bazaar. There are a lot of activities to do in Namche Bazaar!

Following the trek via Khumjung and Monjo, we enjoy breathtaking views of Mt. Everest and other Himalayan peaks, including Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, and other nearby summits. As we return to Lukla and board a flight to Kathmandu, we finally end our brief and comfortable trip.

Traverse the Diversity of Sagarmatha National Park

Several threatened species, like the snow leopard and red panda, inhabit the Sagarmatha National Park. It is a spectacular landscape with stunning mountains, glaciers, deep valleys, and seven peaks other than Mount Everest that rise above 7,000 meters. Founded in 1976 and with more than 2,500 Sherpa settlers, it has always combined nature and culture.

The world's highest peak, Mt. Sagarmatha (Everest), the Great Himalayan Range, and the vast Sherpa communities exemplify the park's openness to the rest of the world with eternally beautiful snow-capped summits. The park was enlisted as a UNESCO world heritage site in 1979 in recognition of the meticulous preservation of its natural heritage. Likewise, with the breathtaking magnificence of its tall, geologically pristine mountains and glaciers, the park has a flavor of its own.

Explore Namche Bazaar

Join the most welcoming communities in Namche Bazaar. Connect with the most welcoming people by entering Namche Bazaar, a location with stunning vistas. Expeditions to Everest and other nearby Himalayan peaks leave from Namche Bazaar (3,500 m). It has grown into a tiny, vibrant market town that sells everything you need for your journey, from Tibetan antiquities to trekking and climbing gear.

The tourist center near the park's main entrance provides thorough information on the many treks in the area, souvenirs from past climbing expeditions, and details on the Sherpa people's way of life and culture.

The Namche Bazaar is a teeming collection of shops, eateries, hotels, ATMs, and bakeries. A new alternative, such as bakeries, temples, or museums, lies around every corner of the narrow alleyway in the Namche market, which is shared by yaks, monks, Sherpa traders, and locals.

Despite its modernization, Namche Bazaar continues to uphold its historical customs, culture, and genuine hospitality.

Everest View Luxury Trek Cost

For a group of 1 to 5 people, the Everest view trek's cost is around US$ 800. The price incorporates the provision of standard facilities based on our Outfitter Nepal package. Similarly, for a group of 2 to 6, the package cost is about US$ 900. If you are interested in solo trekking, the cost of a single person for the trek is US$ 1150.

The cost mentioned above for the trek is the standard package cost based on our itinerary. The cost will vary if you want to customize the trek package, such as upgrading to a luxury-style hotel or taking a helicopter flight. Similarly, we also offer these services if you add other traveling options to the itinerary, such as traveling to Pokhara/Chitwan, rafting, or jungle safari activities.

ItineraryTrip day to day detail itinerary

Upon your arrival, our staff from Outfitters Nepal will greet and welcome you at the airport. Our experienced and hospitable driver will pick you up and drop you off at the designated hotel. We operate a fleet of comfortable cars, jeeps, and buses with top-notch facilities. Our driver and staff will wait for you outside to help you with your luggage. Shortly after, you will be transferred to Ramada Encore, a reputed four-star hotel in Kathmandu. As you check in at the establishment, the hotel staff will greet you with proper Nepalese courtesy and provide you with welcome drinks.

Note: Arriving at the international airport in Nepal can be confusing. We can arrange pick-up according to your scheduled arrival time to provide hassle-free service around the clock.

  • Max. Altitude: 1350m/4429ft
  • Accommodation: 4 Star Hotel

You will enjoy a delicious breakfast in the morning and prepare for the exciting journey ahead. A private vehicle will be waiting for you outside the hotel for your convenient transfer to the airport. The excellent flight from Kathmandu to Lukla takes approximately 45 minutes and is filled with beautiful views of snow-capped mountains. As you approach Luka, the plane will land on a sloped runway just 500 meters long. The famous Tenzing Norgay Airport is located on a mountain ridge with an elevation of 2,800m (9,200ft). After landing at Lukla, the expedition team will unpack the gears and equipment they need and hit the trail. You will ascend the Dudh Koshi Valley and make your way towards Phakding. After 4 hours of hiking, you will arrive at your destination today. You will spend the night at Yeti Mountain Home, a reputed hotel chain in the Everest region of Nepal.

  • Max. Altitude: 2610m/8563ft
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Elevation Gain: 1260m/4133ft
  • Accommodation: Yeti Mountain Home
  • Walking Hours: 3-4 hours
  • Walking Distance: 8km/5mi

After a lovely hot shower and hearty breakfast, you will prepare for the hike from Phakding to Namche. As you leave the beautiful village behind, you will soon cross the Dudh Koshi River and follow a steady incline up the trail. The route ahead to Namche is slightly more tricky and challenging than the day before. Today's earlier portion of the hike leads you through dense forests and villages such as Tok Tok and Zamfute. Eventually, you will arrive at Monjo, the entry point of Sagarmatha National Park. From here onwards, you will walk through a protected region filled with exotic flora and fauna. After you arrive at Namche Bazaar, you will check in at the Yeti Mountain Home and get a well-deserved rest.

  • Max. Altitude: 3440m/11286ft
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Elevation Gain: 830m/2723ft
  • Accommodation: Yeti Mountain Home
  • Walking Hours: 5-6 hours
  • Walking Distance: 11km/6.8mi

Today, you will hike to the Everest View Hotel. The trail ahead is steep, takes two hours to complete, and rewards you with stunning views of the surroundings. Everest View Hotel is a luxury establishment in the Khumbu region. Upon your arrival, the staff will greet you with a welcome drink, and you will sit back and enjoy the view from the restaurant. In the luxurious establishment, you can relax and enjoy tranquility and peace. The rooms feature a dressing area, heater, electric blankets, free Wi-Fi, and thermos for your convenience. Moreover, the hotel is renowned in the region for providing delicious cuisine and dining experiences. You will enjoy the meal with your loved ones and the team and spend the night at the hotel.

  • Max. Altitude: 3880 M
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Elevation Gain: 440m/1443ft
  • Elevation Loss: 440m/1443ft
  • Accommodation: Everest View Hotel
  • Walking Hours: 1.5-2 hours
  • Walking Distance: 3.5km/2.2mi

Day five is the most exciting part of the expedition and features the major highlight of the journey. You will wake up early and prepare for a scenic 20-minute helicopter ride to the summit of Kalapatthar. It is located on the south side of Mount Mumori, just above Gorak Shep, making it one of the best vantage points of the region. From here, you can enjoy magnificent views of Mt. Everest, the tallest mountain in the world. You can also marvel at the spectacular views of Nuptse, Lhotse, Changtse, Pumori, and Ama Dablam. After you immerse yourself in the Himalayas, you will board the helicopter again and head toward Lukla. During the scenic 20-minute flight, you will experience the magnificence of the Everest region through different perspectives. After arriving at Lukla, you will check into the hotel and relax for the rest of the day.

  • Max. Altitude: 5,550 m
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Yeti Mountain Home
  • Walking Hours: 6-7 hours
  • Transportation: Helicopter

Today, you will leave the beautiful Everest region behind and return to the capital, Kathmandu. We will leave the hotel and go to the Tenzing Norgay Airport. The scenic flight will last 45 minutes and offer spectacular views of hills, farms, rivers, villages, snow-capped mountains, and unique landscapes. A private vehicle will await you outside the airport and swiftly transfer you to the hotel. Remember, we have arranged a farewell dinner for today, during which we will share personal experiences of the Everest Luxury Trek.

  • Max. Altitude: 1350m/4429ft
  • Meals: Breakfast and Dinner
  • Elevation Loss: 1260m/4132ft
  • Accommodation: 4 Star Hotel
  • Transportation: Plane

We will make the necessary arrangements for your transport to the Tribhuvan International Airport for your departure. Our staff will help you with the luggage and the check-out procedure. Shortly, the private vehicle will make its way through Kathmandu's bustling streets and roads as you marvel at the aesthetics of the beautiful city. Our staff members will bid you farewell at the airport and wish you a safe journey. Besides, if you decide to extend your stay in Nepal and start another exciting adventure. Please don't hesitate to reach out to us, and we can make the necessary arrangements for the beautiful trip according to your needs and preferences.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Transportation: Private Vehicles
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Trip MapDay to day route map and altitude graph
Everest View Luxury Trek - 7 Days map
Cost DetailsGood to know before trip booking
What's Included
  • Complimentary airport pick-up and drop-off services are available in a private vehicle.
  • Two nights accommodations in a 4-star hotel.
  • Necessary paperwork, such as TIMS permits and National park entry permits.
  • Standard meal during the journey.
  • Flight Fare from Kathmandu to Lukla and vice-versa.
  • Helicopter charge to Kalapathar and back to Lukla.
  • Accommodation in Yeti Mountain home with attached bathroom, hot shower, and comfortable room.
  • Experienced and licensed guide and porters
  • Salary, accommodation, meals, drinks, insurance, and transportation for the guide and porter.
  • Complimentary use of duffle bags, down jackets, and sleeping bags.
  • The arrangement of Emergency Helicopter evacuation paid by your travel insurance.
  • Hot beverages and seasonal fruits.
  • First aid box, oximeter, and water purification tablets.
  • All government service charges, Tax, and VAT.
  • Farewell dinner in an authentic Nepalese restaurant in Nepal.
What's not Included
  • Nepal entry visa fee (the visa application can be processed at the airport; you will need two passport-size photos and your citizenship).
  • Extra food and drinks apart from the itinerary.
  • Travel Insurance
  • Mobile recharge, Battery.
  • Airport departure tax and International airfare
  • Tips for our guide and porters.
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Starts:WEDNESDAYMAY 29, 2024
Ends:TUESDAYJUN 04, 2024
PRICE (Per Person)US$2200
Starts:FRIDAYMAY 31, 2024
Ends:THURSDAYJUN 06, 2024
PRICE (Per Person)US$2200
Useful InformationGood to know before you travel

Everest View Luxury Trek Difficulty

The view trek to Everest is moderately easy. Even though it has a week-long itinerary, you do not have to hike a lot. After your flight to Lukla, you will hike for a few hours to reach Phakding. Then, you will ascend towards Namche bazaar, and that's about it. The rest of the days involve exploring the picturesque Namche Bazaar. You will have the last day hike when you return to Lukla. Thus, if you are an interested trekker, you can easily accomplish the trek.

Food and Accommodation in the Everest Region

It might feel like, in terms of food and accommodation, the Everest region of the Himalayas does not have a lot to offer. However, the area will surprise you! Some of the restaurants and hotels in Namche Bazaar will serve you the best quality cuisines. If you are a foodie and want to try out cuisine options such as Western, Continental, and Indian, among many others, you have a wide variety of options. Other than that, there are bakery items available as well. But, the most popular trek food in the Everest region is Dal Bhat. Dal Bhat is a traditional Nepali dish that constitutes rice, lentils, and veggies giving you a balanced diet! When you are trekking, we recommend you try some for your own.

Similarly, the accommodation in the Everest region varies depending on your budget. The standard accommodations are modest, with basic amenities such as a hot shower and WI-FI facilities. You usually get a room on a two-person sharing basis. If you want to try it out, there are luxury-style Yeti chain hotels in Namche bazaar.

Fitness Level

The Everest View Luxury Trek is moderately easy; thus, you should have some fitness level to accomplish the trek. You can try increasing your stamina and core strength with cardio exercises such as running, walking, or cycling. Zumba classes or swimming regularly can also increase your fitness level. You do not have to push yourself a lot, although consistent work-out will help you during your trek.

Concerns about Altitude Sickness

Usually, there are some concerns about catching some symptoms of altitude sickness above the elevation of 2500m. The maximum elevation gain during the Everest View Trek is around 3500m. Thus, there are some levels of concerns regarding altitude sickness. Some of the symptoms of altitude sickness include headache, nausea, vomiting, and loss of appetite. Taking safety precautions such as walking slowly, hydrating yourself frequently, and eating a balanced diet is best. You can also take the prescribed medicine with you.

If your symptoms become severe, you can descend to a village at a lower altitude or emergency evacuation via helicopter flight.

Best time for trekking in the Everest Region

Trek that takes you to Namche Bazaar is possible at any time of the year. However, autumn is considered the best time to go on a trek in the Everest region, in September, October, and December. The weather is clear during autumn with a vibrant ambiance.

Similarly, the spring months of March, April, and May are also great for the view. The temperature is also moderately warm, making your journey cozy. The winter months of December, January, and February garner the Everest region with a snowy Himalayan spirit. It might get icy; thus, we advise you to carry warm clothes for winter. Although, the views will make the trek worth it.

Similarly, June, July, and August are the monsoon months in Nepal. It will rain a lot. However, the Everest region is covered in lush green vegetation. The trek in monsoon is also a unique experience enriched in greenery. We advise carrying a raincoat for the hike in the monsoon.

Permit for trekking in the Everest Region

You require two permits for trekking in the Everest region via the Lukla trail:

  • Sagarmatha National Park Entrance Permit:

It costs around NPR 3000 (approx. US$30) to get an entry permit to the trail leading to Sagarmatha National Park.

  • Khumbu Rural Municipality Permit:

It costs around NPR 2000 (approx. US$20) for Khumbu Rural Municipality Permit.

Things to do at Namche Bazaar

Hike to Everest View PointKunde, Khumjung, the Everest View Hotel, and other locations are popular for hiking in Namche. Everest View Hotel is among the top hiking location at 9262m offering a panoramic view of Everest among the numerous beautiful trails from Namche.

Along with being at a high elevation, the hotel is renowned for its exceptional services and hospitality, where guests may take in the most breathtaking views of Ama Dablam and Everest.

Visit Syangboche or other Sherpa Settlements

Spending some time in Syangboche or other Sherpa settlements like Thame, Khumjung, or Khunde, which are only a few hours' walks from Namche, is an excellent alternative to exploring the Everest region.

Explore Sherpa Museum

The Sherpa museum, at 3555m, is located close to the military installation Sherpa Museum. You can wander around and discover more about Sherpa culture and way of life. An enormous statue of Tenzing Norgay Sherpa and a breathtaking view of Mount Everest and its nearby peaks make the journey memorable.

Visit Oldest Sherpa House

The oldest Sherpa home in Namche, known as Khangba Ningbo, is open to trekkers to explore. Nearly 150 years ago, Khangba Ngingba built a two-story stone house. In one of the house's rooms, a temple has been kept together with some old drawings and appliances.

Discover Namche Stupas

At the town's foot is a monastery with a ring of stupas and prayer wheels. The most fulfilling activity ever is turning the prayer wheels, as well. You'll feel content in your mind and soul and receive spiritual comfort. Among many trekkers worldwide, Namche Stupa and Mani Park have emerged as the main draws.

A town like this, which offers a flavor of Himalayan life and is heavily influenced by Buddhism, is something that everyone wants to see once in their lives. The Tibetan architectural style is quite appealing at Namche Bazaar, contrasting with the Tibetan lifestyle and culture. Consequently, you will observe the Nepalese culture and the Sherpa style of living.

Lukla Flight Cancellations

The weather in the Everest region is unpredictable, even in the peak autumn months of September, October, and November. If the Lukla flight for your set day is delayed or canceled, we will take the flight the next day. Thus, we encourage you to have a few days at hand, if possible. We also have the option of taking a helicopter flight or chartering a direct flight to Lukla. Anything that fits your convenience!

Packing List for Everest View Trek

  • Quick dry t-shirts
  • Quick dry trousers
  • Thermal Inners
  • Undergarments
  • Trekking Poles
  • Scarf
  • Gloves
  • Neck Gaiters
  • Socks
  • Energy Bars
  • Hand Sanitizers
  • Down Jacket/ Thick insulating jacket
  • SPF 40+ or greater Sunscreen
  • Lip balm

Festivals in Everest Region

The vibrant Mani Rimdu festival, a culmination of Buddhist celebrations with a religious gathering, music, ritual dances, and portrayals of the lives of legendary individuals, is held every October at Tengboche Monastery. The festivities are always open to guests, and many trekkers plan their treks to coincide with the festival. Every afternoon, visitors can take tours of the monastery. Tengboche is located along the well-traveled trek route to the Everest area. The hike is only a few hours up from Namche Bazaar. If you are planning for a trek in the Everest region in October, we hope you make it during the festival!

Everest View Luxury Trek: A Possibility for Anyone

The trek that takes you to Namche Bazaar is not as taxing as its other trekking counterparts. Thus, anyone with a moderate level of fitness can do the hike. Children at the age of 10 to adults at the age of 65 can accomplish the trek with minimal effort.

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