9 Days short-everest-trek

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Destination Everest, Nepal
Activities Trekking
Lowest Altitude Approximately 1310 meters Kathmandu
Highest Altitude 3860 meters Tyangboche
Category Trekking
Duration 9 days trip, 7 days trek
Activity Everest Short Trek
Start-End Kathmandu-Jiri-Tyangboche-Lukla-Kathmandu
Group size Minimum two to Maximum Fifteen
Best Season March-May, September-November

Everest  short trek

bestows fabulous moment to immerse on natural wonders that encompasses spellbinding vision of sparkling snowy peaks as well as magnetic scene of clouds floating below the snow clad peaks, rich flora and fauna of Sagarmatha national park. Everest  short trek takes you on adventure activity navigating the trails dotted with mani stones and passing through cultivated fields and small villages. Everest 7 day's trek welcomes you unfurling amazing scenery mixture of majestic mountains, serene glaciers, raging rivers, flower filled meadows along moment to soak up on the Sherpa culture. You will be exploring the main attractions in Everest region within short period of time.

With hair-raising flight to Lukla airstrip, mesmerizing journey begins following Dudh Koshi river as well as crossing it many times using suspension bridges on first section along the trail draped by blooming rhododendron flowers, luscious pine forests envisioning captivating picture generated through diverse wildlife activity with overwhelming hospitality of local people makes this trek noteworthy and euphoric.

Itinerary Overview

Day One: Arrive in Kathmandu airport and transfer to hotel.
Day Two: Hair–raising flight to Lukla airstrip to begin three hours’ trek to Phakding from Lukla.
Day Three: Access Namche trekking for five hours from Phakding.
Day Four: Continue journey to Tyangboche from Namche passing through pine, fir, juniper, rhododendron forest that takes about five and half hours.
Day Five: Descend to Khumjung from Tyangboche consuming about five hours.
Day Six: Trek from Khumjung to Monjo passing Namche taking five hours.
Day Seven: Conclude journey on Lukla trekking from Monjo that takes about four hours.
Day Eight: Return flight to Kathmandu from Lukla.
Day Nine: We drive you to the airport on the basis of your scheduled flight. 

 

Note: We customize itinerary as per your interest to manage your specific requirements.

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu airport and transfer to hotel.

You will be warmly welcomed by our representative on Tribhuvan International Airport and transferred to hotel by private vehicle.

Day 02: Hair–raising flight to Lukla airstrip to begin three hours’ trek to Phakding from Lukla.

After hair-raising flight from Kathmandu to Lukla airstrip, the trek begins heading to north from Lukla village trekking along the bank of DudhKoshi river on gradually sloppy trail passing through Ghat villages to reach Phakding; beautiful village encircled by snowcapped peaks and settled by culturally graceful Sherpa people.

Day 03: Access Namche trekking for five hours from Phakding.

We cross DudhKoshi river and walk on easy path for short duration up to Monjo and Jorsale then climb steep uphill catching first glimpse of Everest to arrive at Namche Bazaar. We can explore several village monasteries spreading message of love and peace through their fluttering prayer flags and in scripted stone walls on our way to Namche from Phakding.

Day 04: Rest day at Namche for acclimatization.

Rest day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization. It is recommended to have short day hike to Thame, Khumjung or Khunde for acclimatization.

Day 05: Continue journey to Tyangboche from Namche passing through pine, fir, juniper, rhododendron forest that takes about five and half hours.

We leave Namche moving on narrower and less paved path that runs through Kyangjuma, Sanasa and we cross long suspension bridges to reach Tangboche; tranquil village nestled on the backdrop of mountains. We explore old monastery Tangboche monastery, largest in the Khumbu region.

Day 06: Descend to Khumjung from Tyangboche consuming about five hours.

We catch downhill path passing through forest to take recess at confluence of refreshing waters of Dudhkoshi and Bhotekoshi. Then we walk upward trail leading to Khumjung; place where renowned famous Khumjung monastery resides.

Day 07: Trek from Khumjung to Monjo passing Namche taking five hours.

We follow steeply down trail that runs along the bank of Bhotekoshi river and cross river to find ourselves on Monjo; perfect venue located in DudhKoshi river valley gasping vibrant wildflower, bright teahouses and serene monasteries.

Day 08: Conclude journey on Lukla trekking from Monjo that takes about four hours.

We trek along easy path that passes through blue pine and rhododendron forest. After having lunch at Phakding, we climb slightly uphill to arrive at Lukla.

Day 09: Return flight to Kathmandu from Lukla.

Return flight to Kathmandu from Lukla peeping snowy mountains and green scenery from windows of plane. 

Day 10: We drive you to airport on the basis of your scheduled flight.

We drive you to airport on the basis of your scheduled flight. 

Note: We customize itinerary as per your interest to manage your specific requirements.

The Cost Includes:

Accommodation during the treks in local tea-houses and lodges
Full board meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner and 3 times tea) during the trek
One professional guide and porter for the trek with their meal,
Insurance and flight.
All National Park Entrance fee and TIMS card.
Airfare both ways to KTM - Lukla -KTM, in a fixed wing aircraft.
Down jacket and sleeping bag if necessary during the trek.
Airport picks up services.
Necessary transport.
First aid kits for guide and porters
Insurance and equipment for the Nepali staffs.

The Cost Excludes:

Bar bills (coca cola, mineral water etc.)
Personal Insurance & emergency rescue charges if necessary
Extra porter & transport charges in the event of landslides
Other personal expenses, airport tax, Kathmandu city entrance fee
Personal, medical and evacuation insurance
Laundry, cost raised by re-routing, cancellation, political disturbance etc.
Tips and any other expenses, which are not mentioned above.
Meals and hotel accommodation in Kathmandu (We can arrange your hotel accommodation in Kathmandu as per your interest and budget).

Required equipment for short Everest trek

To enjoy your trip more you need to be comfort and breathability all day long, for that you need to put emphasis on equipment’s that are necessary. The following list includes items that are necessary which can also be hired.

  • Backpack: During your trip you need to be careful to make the weight of your clothing equipment down to minimum. Your packed trek bag, should weigh no more than 15 kilograms (33 pounds.)
  • Sleeping Bag: Sleeping bag rated to at least 15-degrees Fahrenheit (Optional/ Sleeping bag is provided by us if necessary)
  • Duffel Bag
  • Flash Light (Head lamp)
  • Sun glass
  • Water purifier

Feet

  • Trekking boots
  • Lightweight sandals
  • Woolen socks (3 pairs)

Clothes

While packing your clothes, you need to be careful to not to pack heavy clothes. It’s rather good to go on layers than in bulky clothes.

  • Hat (For warmth)
  • Lightweight long sleeve trekking shirts
  • Long sleeves are good for sun protection. Light weight makes for easy wash material
  • Fleece Jacket or pullover
  • Underwear (4 pairs)
  • Fleece or wool trouser/ Pants
  • Gaiters (Optional)
  • Thermal Clothing (As per the Season)
  • Lightweight rain Jacket
  • Warm Gloves or mittens
  • Sports bra

Miscellaneous Items

  • Sun block
  • Toilet articles and towel
  • Small Knife
  • First-aid kit (containing all drugs prescribed to you)
  • Batteries backup

Accommodation: You would be accommodated at Nagarjun homestay with facilities of hot water, western toilets, electricity, television, free WIFI during Kathmandu stay. And offered to stay at teahouses with facilities granted by teahouses during trek.

Meal: You would be offered breakfast, Nepali meal at homestay during time at Kathmandu while on trekking you would be provided Nepalese meals three times a day during trek.