Everest Panorama Trekking

Tengboche Monastery EntranceView from SyangbocheLukla AirportNamche Bazar

Everest Panorama Trek also known as Everest View Trek is an easy short trek tailored for those trekkers who desire to see Mt. Everest but they do not have sufficient time to go all the way to Everest Base Camp or restricted to go there by other reasons. This small trek to Everest region offers you to see grandeur view of Mount Everest (8848m), Region’s most beautiful mountain Amadablum, Lhotse, Nuptse, peak 38, Thamserku, Khantega, Kwande peak, and other many small peaks. In this trek tour is not only about the mountain views, but also a great chance to experience and to explore stunning Sherpa villages and have a close look at their fascinating Buddhist religion, culture and tradition etc.

A scenic and exciting flight of 35 minute to Lukla airstrip is thrilling which is known as the Asia’s most adventurous airport and walking along the Dudh Koshi River to reach Namche Bazaar, beautiful village which caters many hotel, shops, bars, boutiques and restaurants an active and lively town in Everest region, trekkers get chilled on the way back after completion of their trip to Everest trek. The ridge above Namche Bazaar offers amazing view of Mt. Everest and other mountains of Khumbu area.

And great experience to visit Tengboche Monastery. Trekking to Syangboche is another important day hike while on trekking; Syangboche offers breathtaking close view of Everest and other mountains. Visiting the biggest Sherpa village, Khumjung village and Everest View Hotel (the Five Star Hotel at the highest elevation in the world, see world record of Guinness Book) is another attraction during this trek. Over all, we explore the villages, visit the ancient Buddhist monasteries, the Hillary school and finally return to Namche for overnight stay. We return to Lukla at the end of trek and fly back to Kathmandu.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Meet and greet in Kathmandu airport (TIA), transfer to hotel.
Day 02: Get permits, preparation or visit ancient old temples (option).
Day 03: Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2610m)
Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar/3420m, 5-6 hours walk.
Day 05: Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar
Day 06: Trek to Tengboche (3870m), 5-6 hours walk.
Day 07: Trek to Khumjung (3780m), 5-6 hours walk.
Day 08: Trek to Phakding (3440m), 5-6 hours walk.
Day 09: Trek to Lukla (2800m), 6-7 hours walk.
Day 10: Fly back ot Kathmandu.
Day 11: Fly back to home country.

Trip note: This trek package and itinerary can be personalized as per your interest. The trip price will be as per group size, season and tour package mode so please kindly provide us your details for tailor made program. For your information Lukla flight is notorious for being delay problem of domestic flights to and from Kathmandu by few hours or canceled for a day or more rarely, it may happen even in top trekking season also as you know how climate changes effecting our world. So, please allow a couple of spare night/s in Kathmandu following your trek if possible.

Day 01: Join Kathmandu.
Upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu, you will be welcomed by one of our company representative for airport pickup and he will transfer to your selected hotel. Simply take rest and get yourself relaxed from jet lag or enjoy strolling around bustling happening streets of Thamel till end of the day. Stay overnight in Kathmandu.

Day 02: Rest, preparation or sightseeing

We will get your trekking permits today, you could to preparation or go for sightseeing, Kathmandu valley home to many ancient old temples, shrines, and old palaces. We can arrange a guided tour on your request that includes the sightseeing trip to UNESCO world heritage sites around Kathmandu valley. I.e. at Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath stupa, Boudhanath stupa, Pashupatinath Temple and if time allows, we also visit nearby Patan Durbar Square that blesses us with cultures, traditions, palaces, temples and festivals which are being followed through centuries ago. Stay overnight in Kathmandu. And after returning back to your hotel, we complete our preparations for next day’s flight to Lukla. Stay overnight in Kathmandu.

Day 03: Fly to Lukla (2710m) and trek to Phakding (2652 m).
Today take a scenic flight to Lukla from Kathmandu, an exciting mountain flight that offers eye level excellent views of great Himalayan peaks including Everest, Lhotse, Makalu and other surrounding snow capped mountains. Upon arrival at Lukla airstrip, we meet our support staffs and start our wonderful journey towards Phakding passing through so many prayers wall, chortens, monasteries, prayers flags on the attractive trails along the bank of Dudhkoshi river. Stay overnight in lodge at Phakding. Stay overnight in lodge.

Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3446 m).
We start our trekking activity today after having our breakfast at teahouse. Ascending gradually from Phakding we cross beautiful suspension bridge named after Hillary. Then after crossing quite a steep trail with nice views of Thamserku , Cholatse and other peaks, we finally arrive at popular trading spot and Sherpa Village of Namche Bazar. We stay overnight at local mountain lodge in beautiful Namche Bazar. Stay overnight in lodge.

Day 05: Rest and Acclimatization day at Namche.

Proper acclimatization is very important in our Everest panorama view trek and today we spend a day exploring beautiful and culturally rich Namche Bazar before heading further towards Tengboche. Visit to nearby monastery and capturing the best of culture and nature with excursion to Syanboche village would be highlights of today. During April season, we might also meet Everest expedition members and listen to their mountaineering stories at touristic hub of Everest region in Namche. Stay overnight in lodge.

Day 06: Trek to Tengboche (3870m).
Further pushing ourselves forward slowly on through our Everest Panorama Trekking trails, we finally arrive at Tengboche. It is a cultural hub during our short and easy adventure where we get an opportunity to visit region’s most active Tengboche monastery that allows us to explore and witness daily rituals and ceremonies during local festivals. Also Tengboche offers excellent panoramic views of Everest Himalayan range. Stay overnight in lodge.

Day 07: Trek to Khumjung (3900). Site trip to Khunde Hillary Clinic and Monastery.
Khumjung is a stunning Sherpa community located at 3780m above sea level rewards to visitors with rich Sherpa cultural insights, mind blowing views of Khumbila peak and other surrounding snow capped mountains. It is simply an awesome experience to wake up early high in the mountains and watch those beautiful Himalayan panoramas that takes our breath away. Today, we also go for side trip to Khunde Hillary Clinic and monastery. Stay overnight in lodge.

Day 08: Trek to Phakding.

After having our breakfast today will be quite relaxing day as we descend to Phakding and stay overnight. During April season, it would be great opportunity to walk through beautiful rhododendron forests that simply blesses us with once in a lifetime opportunity.

Day 09: Trek to Lukla.
Today is the last trekking day of our Everest Panorama trek as we head towards Lukla. We celebrate with our crew and cherish memorable Everest moments and wait for tomorrow’s flight back to Kathmandu. Stay overnight in lodge at Lukla.

Day 10: Fly back to Kathmandu.
We fly from Lukla to Kathmandu today on a scenic mountain flight enjoying views of great Himalayan range and upon arrival at Kathmandu, you can either take rest at your hotel, go for spa, shopping around for souvenir or simply stroll around streets of Kathmandu. Farewell dinner in one of the authentic Nepali restaurant. Overnight in Hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 11: Further destinatio.
The trip comes to the end, final packing and preparations to your next destination or to home; we drop off to Tribhuwan International Airport to catch your flight toward onward destination.

Trip Cost Includes

  • Free airport – hotel - airport pick and drop by private car/van
  • 3 nights deluxe room in peace, clean and standard hotels in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • Government registered, well experienced, fluent English speaking local guide.
  • All meals: breakfast, lunch and dinner during the trek.
  • Tea, coffee, cookies and fresh fruits during the trek.
  • Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu Flight and airport taxes.
  • Sagarmatha National Park Entrance Permit to trek and TIMS Card.
  • Office service charge, government taxes and vat etc.
  • Food, accommodation and salary of your guide and porters.
  • Sharing porters to carry your luggage and trekking gear.
  • Insurance and trekking gear for guide and porters.

Trip Cost Excludes

  • All bar bills, beverages such as coke, fanta, mineral water
  • Hot shower, hot water, internet and personal nature expenses.
  • Personal travel insurance, international air ticket and Nepal visa fee.
  • Rescue operation charge in case of emergency (we arrange rescue on request).
  • Gratitude and tips for guide and porter.

Fixed Departure Dates

We are local tour and trekking operator based in Kathmandu so we guaranty small private group departures any dates that suits your date and time. Please kindly contact us for your customized departure date, itinerary and the price. Thank you and Namaste!
Tenboche MonasteryEverest ViewA Sherpa HouseChorten in Everest Panorama TrekNamche BazarSunset on Mt. Everest and Mt. Lhotsea plane descending at Lukla airportMonks performing puja during mani rimduA yak stands in front of Mt. Amadablam

Trip Facts

Total Duration:
11 Days
Trek Duration:
8 Days
Group Size :
Min. 2 Pax
Best Season:
Spring and autumn
Max. Altitude :
Teahouse and Lodge
Domestic Flight

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