Trekking in Everest Region : The Adventurous Journey in Nepal
Why and what makes Trekking in Everest Region so special?
Everest Region, every traveler once in a lifetime dreams to be close and to stand beneath world’s highest mountains Mt. Everest, 29,028 ft. (8,848 m), was revised on November 11th 1999 at present stands at 8,850 m / 29,035 ft.
Trekking in Everest Region leads you with sweeping panorama of world’s highest peaks on daily walks, facing range of peaks from Mt. Everest (8,850 m / 29, 035ft)
Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m-24,940 ft), Mt. Nuptse (7,855m-25,772 ft), Lho-La / Khumbutse peak (6,036 m – 19,992ft), majestic Amadablam (6,812 m / 22,480 ft) with Kangtenga (6,782 m / 22, 380 ft), Tharmarserku ( 6,623 m / 21, 855 ft), Kongde (6,011 m / 19,837 ft), Kusum Khanguru (6,373 m / 21,030 ft) and Khumbi-la (5,761 m / 19,012 ft) holy peak of Khumbu Sherpa, extends towards world’s 5th highest Mt. Makalu (8,463 m / 27, 766 ft).
Trekking in Everest Region provides various scenic and cultural destinations to choose from our wide range of adventure menu where the shortest duration is taking a flight to Lukla and then walking to Everest base camp or to Gokyo lakes and its scenic valley, entering into wonderful world of Tibetan Buddhism where you can explore its old famed monasteries of Thame, Khumjung and Thyangboche within rich Sherpa culture interwoven with Buddhism religion and traditional way of life as it was since past hundred centuries.
Some Renowned Trekking in Everest region:
Everest Base Camp Trek:
It is one of the most fabled trekking in Everest region.Walk to Everest base camp involves daily views of high snow capped peaks as the trail leads you at the bottom of world number one Mt. Everest overlooking dramatic Khumbu Ice Falls and glaciers, the source of Dudh Kosi and Imjatse Rivers.
After a mesmerizing time another highlights leads you on top of Kalapathar hill at 5,545 m with sweeping panorama of peaks with Everest at stone throw distance.
Gokyo Lake Trek or Gokyo Valley Trek:
Another wonderful trekking in Everest region is walking into beautiful Gokyo valley and its many glacial lakes standing close to world’s 6th highest Mt. Cho-Oyu at 8,201 m / 26, 906 ft high, which straddles the northern border with Tibet / China around Gokyo enjoy the walk up to Gokyo Ri for amazing views of world’s giant peaks Everest-Lhotse-Makalu and Cho-Oyu with range of other smaller peaks.
Around Gokyo lakes region, one take a hike to Gokyo Ri or further towards 5th lake at the foot of Mt. Cho-Oyu and enjoy the walk on Ngozumba Glacier which is the longest glacier in Nepal Himalaya.
Other Adventurous Trekking in Everest Region:
Classic Everest Trek:
For people with more time can join in our exceptional longer adventure walking from classic and original trail from Jiri to Everest Base Camp which takes more than 2 weeks to reach Everest base camp and then fly out of Lukla, after a long and exciting drive from Kathmandu to Jiri town and beyond.
Arun Valley to Everest Trek:
One of the least explored trekking in Everest region, where a sweeping flight from Kathmandu reaches you at warmer areas in Tumlingtar within Arun Valley, and then walking towards cooler alpine region crossing high Salpa pass covered in thick rhododendron trees and then walking past many Rai’s farm villages of Guidel and Bung to reach at Khumbu areas towards Namche Bazaar and then to Everest base camp, where return journey leads you to Lukla for scenic short flight back to Kathmandu.
Three High Passes of Everest Trek:
Everest High Passes trek, an adventure of a difference where some days you will be totally isolated from main trekking trail in complete wilderness in the harmony of nature and high mountains on crossing high Kongma-la 5,535 m – Cho (Tsho) La at 5,367 m and Renjo-La at 5,465 m high.
The walk involves crossing on ice and glaciers with a visit of Everest base camp and high Kalapathar at 5,545 m and then at Gokyo Ri 5,357 m with awesome views and panorama of world’s highest peaks.
Rolwaling to Everest Trek:
Another adventure of great delight and great interest is trekking to beautiful Rolwaling valley around Beding and Na and then walking into complete isolation around Tsho-Rolpa and then crossing high Tashi Labtsa pass 5,755 m to reach at Khumbu and Everest region.
The Rolwaling area located on mid eastern Nepal Himalaya in the shadow of towering Gaurishanker 7,145 m, Melung-Tse also known as Jobo Garee peak at 7,181 m high which extends towards Ramdung Go 5,930 m, Chukyima go 6,259 m, Tabayabyum 5,558 m, Yalung Ri 5,630 m including Parchamo Peak at 6,187 m high.
Starting from Kathmandu taking an overland drive towards Dolkha district and past nice town of Charikot to reach our trekking point to Rolwaling valley, as the walk leads through high alpine hills within lovely woodland of rhododendron-magnolia-pines-firs and oak trees and then reaching high altitude villages of Sherpa tribe at Beding.
With much acclimatization and exploring around traditional village and monastery full of Buddhist culture within beautiful Rolwaling valley, as our walk leads beyond to cross a high scenic pass Tashi Labtsa, the highest point of the adventure overlooking amazing views of mountains and then descending towards Khumbu around Everest at Thame and famous Namche Bazaar.