Everest Region Trekking

  • Ganesh Adhikari
  • Last Updated on Mar 9, 2024

Everest region trekking are popular trekking route in Nepal present on every trekker's bucket list. Why Everest region treks are popular amongst trekkers? The treks display breathtaking views of the world’s highest peaks, unique vegetation, and the Culture of Himalayan peoples.

Everest region welcomes you with its diverse flora and fauna with cool Himalayan flavor. Witness, beautiful trails of Himalayas decorated by National flower of Nepal, the Rhododendron. Cross paths with Himalayan babies, Himalayan Tahr, musk deer, pika, wild yak, and many others.

Get a chance to see the world’s highest mountain, Mount Everest (8848.56m). Unravel the beauty of other towering mountains like Lhotse (8,516m), Makalu (8,481m), Nuptse (7,861m), Ama Dablam (6,812m), and others.

Sherpa is the major resident of the region majorly following Tibetan Buddhism. So, get to taste the exciting uniqueness of Tibetan Buddhist culture by participating in Everest region treks.

As Sherpa people are very friendly and hospitable, they feel home far from home! In the region. Closely witness the unique culture and living styles of the people residing in Everest region.

Everest region is a paradise for trekkers which never fails to surprise fellow adventurers with its beauty. Ace Vision Treks and Tours are excited to present some unique and safe Everest trekking packages. For more information, you can contact us anytime!

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Best Everest region trekking to do

 Everest Base Camp Trek

The Everest base camp trek is a moderate to challenging trekking. The trek is a traditional route following up to the landmarks left by Hillary and Tenzing Norgay.

Trek through the trail guided by the Dudh Koshi (Milky River), filling up your hunger with homegrown nutrition. Alongside, we encounter Sherpa capital, Namche Bazar. The largest civilization in the Khumbu region is in the Bazaar.

During the trek, explore the largest monastery in the Everest region, Tengboche Monastery. The monastery is standing still even after the 1934 earthquake and 1989 fire destruction.

What is the cultural significance of Tengboche monastery? Yearly, a great gathering of Khumbu people is held in the monastery. The event is called Mani Rimdu. Great masked dance performance, continuous chanting of mantras praying for world peace, and offerings for the god is done.

Another main attraction of Everest base camp trek is the Kalapatthar sunrise and sunset view. During, the base camp trek people mostly start their day with a beautiful sunrise from Kalapatthar before descending. On the other hand, the premium view from Kalapatthar is a sunset view according to most trekkers.

Everest trek is a traditional route but has historical importance for the trekkers.

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Everest Gokyo Valley Trek

Gokyo Valley trek takes you through the remarkable glacier views to 360 panoramic views of tallest peaks. It is a less crowded and challenging trek. Want to escape the traditional Everest base camp trek? The Everest Gokyo Valley trek stands out as the best alternative trek in Everest region.

Dive into the beautiful combination of colors interpreted by the glaciers and mountains. Pass through one of the greatest passes of Everest region Cho la Pass (5,420m) during the trek.

Enjoy the mind-boggling view of the Gokyo Cho and the majestic mountains surrounding the lake from Gokyo-Ri (5357m). Gokyo cho Make your adventurous journey more thrilling and heart wrecking through Everest Gokyo Valley trekking.

The trek is a silent trek with exciting adventures covering the most eye-catching sights. The Gokyo trek may not lead to the base camp but leads to the best sketches of nature. Want to do both base camp and Gokyo trek? It is possible to perform both Gokyo and Everest base camp treks. Packages are flexible and the best value is provided by Ace Vision treks and tours.

The value this trek provides is worth taking risks for.

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Everest Panorama Trek

Everest panorama trek is a short rewarding trek known as Everest View trek. The best part of the trek is that in a short time, you can deeply connect with the great Himalayas and the hidden spirits among them.

Are you on a short holiday? If yes, Everest panorama trekking is the best trek that provides a lifetime experience within a short time. The trek stops at the doorstep of the largest monastery in the region, Tengboche Monastery in Khumjung. Enjoy a panoramic view of Mount Everest (8,848.86m), Nuptse (7,861m), Ama Dablam (6,812m), and Lhotse (8,516m) from the village.

Extra night on the Tengboche village, offers more time to explore closely into the Himalayan culture. Start your morning with the beautiful sunrise blessing the great mountains covering the village while connecting with beautiful Himalayan people.

Walk by the simple farmlands like picture books with simple harvests like potatoes, Fafar, carrots, and others. Enjoy yak cheese with Tea and Mountains. Get attached to the soothing aroma of the great mountains with Everest panorama hike.

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Everest Three-Passes Trek

Everest three-pass trek is a thrilling journey challenging its way through the highest passes existing in the Everest region. What are the highest passes existing in the Everest region? Renjo la Pass (5,360m), Cho la Pass (5,420m), and Kongma la Pass (5,535m) are the three highest passes in the region. Pass your limits during the trek and notice the change within yourself!

As challenging as a trek, a pass trek repays you with the everlasting experience that a trekker can ever have. Gokyo Ri and Kalapatthar are another shining pearl of the Everest three-pass trekking.

Where Gokyo Ri provides you with a striking view of the deep blue glacier blending gracefully with the Himalayas. As well as Kalapatthar provides the best sunset and sunrise with panoramic mountain views.

Explore the local lives of the Himalayas while challenging yourself from the harsh trail. Bonus yourself a wild astonishing experience with the three-pass trekking.

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 Gokyo Trek with Tengboche

Gokyo trek with Tengboche is a beautiful combination of both adventurous and divine trek in the Everest region. Unravel the hidden beauty of Gokyo Valley and the mystical power of Tengboche village. The trek takes you through the Sherpa capital (Namche Bazaar) a beautiful hidden valley (Gokyo) to the spiritual gate (Tengboche).

Explore the largest Sherpa civilization in the Khumbu region, Namche Bazaar along the trek. Take a glimpse of stunning mountain views from Namche bazaar while acclimatizing for a day.

Stay at a popular rest stop on the route with the western facilities available. Which mountains are visible from Namche Bazaar? We can see Kongde Ri (6187m) to the west, and Thamserku (6623m) on the east side behind the hills. We can get the first view of Mount Everest (8848.56m) from the Everest View Hotel.

Discover the beautiful art pieces of traditional Tibetan Buddhism in the Tengboche monastery. The monastery serves cultural and historical importance to the mountain and mountain people.

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 Everest Base Camp Helli Trek

Everest base camp Helli trek delivers you the power of enjoying the lower to the top view of the towering mountains. Trek through traditional route of Everest base camp trek by foot and return via chopper.

Want to add extra adventurous activity to the trek? Everest base camp Helli trek is a blend of trekking and heli tour activity.

Reach the highest base camp (5,364m/17,598ft) with Scenic Mountain views capturing glimpses of the Sherpa culture. This base camp trek takes you through the stunning Buddhist monasteries screened with antique Tibetan art.

During spring, budding rhododendrons in lower Everest enhance the trek with its enchanting beauty. Whereas, during autumn get to join in some of the greatest events held in Khumbu region.

After the successful trek to base camp, enjoy the rest of the trip in a helicopter. Enjoy the views beyond belief. Witness, the cloudy blanket covering the valleys, uncovering the summits of the towering mountain.

15 minutes of Helli trip from base camp to Lukla feels like a 5-second glimpse of paradise. Conclude your journey with an extra adventure through the Everest base camp Helli trek.

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Where is Everest base camp located?

Everest base camp is located in the Khumbu region of Nepal.

What is the height of Everest base camp?

The elevation of Everest base camp is (5,364m/17,598ft).

What is the greatest event held during EBC trek?

The greatest event held during EBC is Mani Rimdu held in Oct/Nov.

What is the height of Kalapatthar?

Kalapatthar is at an elevation of 5,545m.

Which is the largest glacier in Himalayas?

The largest glacier in the Himalayas is Nzojumpa Glacier. We can come across the glacier during Gokyo Valley Trekking.

What is the height of Gokyo Ri?

The elevation of Gokyo Ri peak is (5,357m/17,575ft).

How long does it take to do Panorama Trek?

It is a minimum of 5-day trek and is expandable as needed.

What to do in Panorama trek?

Stay one day at Tengboche Monastery and enjoy a panoramic view of stunning view of towering mountains during the Panorama trek.

What is the difficult evaluation of Everest Three-pass Trek?

The Everest three-pass trek is difficult and not recommended for beginner hikers.

Can a beginner do Everest three-pass trek?

No, beginners are not recommended to do Everest base camp trek.

Which mountains are visible from Tengboche Monastery?

The mountains visible from Tengboche Monastery are Mt Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Thamserku, and Ama Dablam.

Which are the mountains visible from Gokyo Ri?

We can get a glimpse of Mount Everest (8848.56m), Lhotse (8516m), Cho Oyu (8188m), and Makalu (8481m).

What is the best time to do Everest Base Camp Helli trek?

The best time to do Everest base camp Helli trek is during spring (March-May) and autumn (September-November) as the weather is more suitable.

What is the distance between Everest base camp to Kathmandu?

The distance between Everest base camp to Kathmandu is around 150km.

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Everest region trekking is a challenging journey done on the lap of the world’s highest mountain, Mount Everest (8848.56m). Walk through the unknown hidden valleys, uncontaminated vegetation, and paths guided by rivers while having chit-chats with the mountains. Enjoy majestic views of some of the world’s highest mountains. Connect with the Himalayan culture and people.

Start the journey with a light bag pack and depart with leaking lifetime memories.

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Ganesh Adhikari

Ganesh Adhikari

Ganesh is an adventure outdoor enthusiast originally from Gorkha, Nepal. I hiked Everest, Annapurna, Langtang, and Manaslu region and the most famous teahouse trekking in Nepal.  Besides Hiking, I provide online travel packages for travelers to value their time with family and friends. As well, I always provide updated travel information about the Himalayas! what's Going on? let's keep and touch with me for an unforgettable travel experience in a lifetime. I organize private tours for hikers per your interest and time frame.

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