Everest Short Trek - 7 Days

Everest Short Trek

The Everest Short Trek, one of the best treks among the short treks in Nepal is designed for those travelers who are short with the time frame. In a very short time, you get an excellent opportunity to witness the world’s highest mountain; Mt. Everest (8,848m) and the surrounding peaks such as Mt. Lhotse (8516m), Mt. Makalu (8485m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201m), Mt. Nuptse (7,855m), Mt. Pumori (7,145m), Mt. Ama Dablam (6,856m), Mt. Thamserku (6,723m). According to your time availability, budget, interest, and region, Everest Hiking Service Pvt. Ltd. organizes both short and long treks in different trekking destinations of Nepal along with a professional, local, and friendly tour guide. This trekking opportunity would be your best decision for the upcoming vacation trip that offers the immense natural beauty of mountains and landscapes along with unparalleled cultural experiences.

The highest point of the Everest Short Trek is the Tengboche Monastery amidst the Sagarmatha National Park (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) which is situated in the Khumbu region of eastern Nepal at an elevation of 3,867 meters. This monastery also known as Dawa Choling gompa is the Tibetan Buddhist monastery of the Sherpa community and is the largest gompa in the Khumbu region. It offers the panoramic views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Tawache, and Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Thamserku, and other neighboring peaks. Plan your trip to Nepal with the Everest Hiking Service P. Ltd., we will surely make your dream true!

Trekking in Everest Region!

Trekking in the Everest Region has been dramatically increasing its number of travelers from the globe due to the presence of the world’s highest Himalayas in this region. Nepal is home to eight out of the fourteen high mountains on Earth; Mt. Everest (8,848m), Mt. Annapurna (m), Mt. Lhotse (8516m), Mt. Kanchenjunga (m), Mt. Dhaulagiri (m), and Mt. Makalu (8485m) and out of these, the Everest region offers the stunning vistas of Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Makalu, and of course! Mt. Everest. The unique Sherpa culture and tradition, their generous hospitality, and cheerful greeting are other attractions of the Everest region. Walking along the trails, you will encounter varieties of wildlife and vegetation like Daphe, Musk Deer, colorful Pheasants, Himalayan Thars, Mountain goat, beautiful rivers and lakes, glacier, and many more. Mostly, the trails are decorated with the rhododendron flowers during the spring season.

Most importantly, you will pass many antique villages like Jorasle, Monjo, Chaurikharka, and Phakding decorated with strings of prayer flags, mani-walls and carry their own beauty and significance while trekking via the Everest Short Trek.

The Everest Short Trek begins!

With a breathtaking mountainous flight from the capital city; Kathmandu to the land enclosed by the high Himalayas; Lukla, the Everest short trek begins. Then, the trekking continues towards the village of Phakding crossing a suspension bridge over the fast flowing Dudh Koshi River and passing the quaint Chaurikharka village. Enjoying the vistas of beautiful mountains, landscapes, and traditional village setting throughout the trip, you reach the attractive and popular town in the Khumbu region; Namche Bazaar.

Here, you will witness the view of Mt. Everest as well as sunset and sunrise that makes the scene of mountains more captivating. Reaching to Namche, you will pass many suspension bridges, lush vegetation, rhododendron and pine forests. Also, the trails take you to the entrance of the Sagarmatha National Park. You will get to witness the magnificent views of Mt. Lhotse (8516m, Mt. Ama Dablam (6,856m), Mt. Kusum Khanguru (6,367m), Mt Tawache (6,367m), and other mountains. Further walking leads you toward the Tengboche. Tengboche is famous for the largest and ancient monastery in the Khumbu region. Tengboche Monastery offers you the great views of mountains as well as the landscapes of the Khumbu valley. From here, you will return to Monjo village and then to Lukla. The 7 days Everest Short Trek ends at Kathmandu.

Trek Highlights

  • An eye-captivating flight over high mountains and beautiful landscapes.
  • Visit ancient and popular Tibetan Buddhist Monasteries; Tengboche Monastery.
  • Encounter Himalayan wildlife and vegetation such as Danphe, Pheasants.
  • Trails decorated with rhododendron, juniper, pine trees, prayer flags.
  • Short hiking to Tengboche Monastery, Sangboche, and the Everest View Hotel.
  • The generous hospitality of Sherpa People, unique culture, and tradition.
Day 1
Fly to Lukla (2830m/9,280ft) from Kathmandu and Trek to Phakding (2,780m/9,121ft) Flight Duration: 35 min and Walking Duration: 3 to 4 hours

In the early morning, we will take a flight to Lukla from Kathmandu Domestic Airport. Within 35 minutes of scenic flight, you reach Lukla. After having lunch there, we will walk towards the beautiful Phakding village. The trail move alongside the Dudh Koshi River crosses suspension bridges, and the rhododendron, pine trees. Several Sherpa settlements will pop out on the way to Phakding. You can also make a short visit to Phakding monastery. Enjoy your dinner with the team and local Sherpa people!

Night stay in the guest house.

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Included.

Day 2
Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,441m/12,285ft) Walking Duration: 6 to 7 hours

A little bit tough walking takes you to the gateway of Everest region and the famous stop for the Everest climbers; Namche Bazaar. Today’s trek begins with a steep climb. The trail passes several suspension bridges over the Dudh Koshi River, picturesque Sherpa settlements, Monjo and Joraslle village, and rhododendron forests. Monjo village is the entrance point of the famous Sagarmatha National Park. Explore around the attractive trade market of Tibet and Nepal!

Night stay in the lodge.

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Included.

Day 3
Acclimatization Day in Namche

Namche Bazaar is famous among trekkers in the Everest region, especially for altitude acclimatization and is the gateway to high Himalayas. Namche have two suitable acclimatization point; Syangboche and the Everest view hotel. Hiking up to these vantage points you can enjoy the views of Mt. Everest and the surrounding Himalayas like Ama Dablam, Thamserku. The view of Khumjung valley is amazing too. On your return to Namche, explore around the town and interact with people to experience their warm hospitality and learn unique culture!

Night stay in the guest house.

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Included.

Day 4
Trek to Tengboche (3,851m/12,631ft) and Hike to Tengboche Monastery (3,867m) Walking Duration: 5 to 6 hours

Today’s trail initially descends to the Dudh Koshi River before you reach to Phunke Tenga and then, climb up to Tengboche. The trail passes through the forest filled with juniper, rhododendron, and pine trees. Reaching Tengboche, you will hike to the Tengboche monastery for the best view of the Himalayas and landscapes. You will witness the views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Taboche, and other neighboring peaks on the backdrop of this ancient Buddhist monastery. Later, we will return to Tengboche.

Night stay in the guest house.

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Included.

Day 5
Trek to Monjo (2,845m) Walking Duration: 6 to 7 hours

After having morning breakfast and re-visit to Tengboche monastery for the breathtaking sunrise view over the towering peaks, we will continue our walking back to Monjo village. Monjo village is the last settlement before reaching Namche Bazaar. Trekking through the same trails and passing Mani-walls, prayer flags, rhododendron forests, we reach Namche. After having lunch at Namche, we retrace our trek to Joraslle, cross the suspension bridge over the Dudh Koshi River, and reach Monjo.

Night stay in the guest house.

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Included.

Day 6
Back to Lukla Walking Duration: 4 to 5 hours

Today’s trail passes several small yet, charming Sherpa villages such as Phakding, Benkar, Chaurikharka. Trekking back to Lukla, cross several suspension bridges, strings of prayer flags, rhododendron forests witnessing the wonderful view of surrounding mountains, landscapes, and rivers. Take rest for the rest of the day or roam around the place!

Night stay in the lodge.

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Included.

Day 7
Fly to Kathmandu (1,350m/4,430ft)

While flying back to Kathmandu, re-witness the eye-catchy snowy mountains views from the top. The view of green landscapes and dense forests are amazing. Arriving Kathmandu, you will transfer to the hotel by our own private vehicle. Tonight, celebrate your successful completion of short trekking journey in the Everest region!

Breakfast, Included

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Price From USD $ 1,049/person
1049
Total $ 1,049 USD

Trip Facts

  • Private Vehicle & Flight
  • 1-12
  • 3,851m/12,631ft
  • Moderate
  • Nepal
  • Hotel/Teahouse
  • Breakfast
  • $ 1049
  • 7 Days