Everest Trekking

Trekking in Nepal is one of the fascinating activities that held in the lap of Himalaya. Each Himalayas serves the amazing mountains and the natural treasures. There are 13 Himalayan ranges in Nepal among which we will discuss the trekking held in Everest range. Everest range, also known as Mahalangur Himal range lies in the north-east of Nepal and south-central Tibet of China. This range is famous with the highest peak of the world Mt. Everest 8,848m and several other high mountains like Lhotse, Cho Oyu, and Makalu. And also Everest range lies inside the Sagarmatha National Park which is one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Other than that, Everest range is also the origin of Khumbu region where lives the ethnic group of Sherpa. The trekking associated to this region is referred as Everest trekking which offers various destinations to the visitors.

Visitors during Everest trekking

Everest trekking is filled with adventure and exciting destinations. Such destinations like Everest Base Camp, Gokyo Lakes, Peak climbing are the most popular one. First of all you will fly from Kathmandu to Lukla airport and begin the trek. Then you will acclimatize your body in Namche Bazaar which is the capital of Sherpa as well as gateway to Evererst. You will find many Tibetian Buddhist Monasteries such as Tengboche that creates your environment peaceful to the further ahead. While, the glance of Mt. Everest will leave you the great experience throughout the trek. For the best close-up view of Mt. Everest, you need to reach Kalapatthar which is combined with EBC package.

Everest trekking - everest base camp

Meanwhile, the Gokyo offers you the beautiful glacier lakes that are worth to visit. You will need to climb Gokyo Ri 5,357m to view an amazing combination of Gokyo Lakes and Mt. Everest at a great distance.

Everest trekking - Gokyo lakes



Everest Base Camp with Himalayan Smile Treks

Everest Base Camp (5,364m) is one of the most popular and best-selling destinations in Nepal. This adventure trek is worth to observe many greatest mountain peaks of Himalaya, most especially Mt. Everest (8,848m). During this trip, your highest elevation will be 5,545m while climbing Kala Patthar, which will serve you an incredible panoramic view of Everest.

Everest and Nuptse
Fig: close-up view of Mt. Everest, Everest South and Mt. Nuptse

The above picture is taken from Kala Patthar (5,545m) which has been the best close-up view to observe so far. You will climb the Kala Patthar the next day of visiting EBC.

EBC with Himalayan Smile treks
Fig: Himalayan Smile guide and the visitors


You can extend your trip to Island Peak (6,189m) which is best for the beginners to climb. Most of the Mountaineers climb this peak before attempting the summit of Mt. Everest. Below is the picture of Island Peak attainted by team Himalayan Smile Treks.
Island Peak Himalayan Smile Treks


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