Short Everest Trek
Short Everest Trek is popular among those who have very limited time to travel and willing to get the glimpse of Everest and easy trekking experience. This trek can be completed within 7 Days including Departure and Arrival. The trek trial leads all the way to Lukla, Monjo, Phakding, Namche Bazaar, Everest View Hotel, Khumjung Village and many more. This route awards you with the spectacular views of Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Amadablam and its surrounding Peaks. Within the short time, you will be able to discover the culture, traditions and lifestyle of Sherpas.
Everest Short Trek begin with your arrival in Kathmandu and followed by 40 minutes mountain flight from Kathmandu to Lukla Airport next day. As we land at Lukla you will be introduce to crew member who will be carrying our luggage during the trek. After that, we begin our trek to Phakding following few suspension bridges over the Dudh Kosi River and several Sherpa villages. On Next Day After Having Breakfast we begin our trail to Namche Bazaar. One of the famous Sherpa Village. It is also considered as the gateway of Everest Region. It is main hub offering numerous activities available such as Pool House, Modern Luxury Lodges and Bakery, Laundry, Equipment Store, this place has everything you need for your trek. We will have the well known "Exploring Day" in Namche Bazaar that Starts with gentle uphill climbing till we reach Everest View Hotel. Picture yourself enjoying with a cup of your favourite hot drink outlook of Himalayas range on the backdrop. Would not it be a fascinating “Everest” experience ? After that, we descend back to Lukla and to Kathmandu by flight.
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Short Everest Trek
Feb, Mar, Apri, May, June, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
Min 1 Pax
Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu (1350m). Transfer to Hotel.
Day 2: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2,800m), trek to Phakding (2,640m)
Day 3: Trek from Phakding to Namche (3,450m)
Day 4: Explore Day in Namche Bazaar, Hike to Everest View Hotel (3,880m) and visit Khumjung Village (3,790m)
Day 5: Trek from Namche to Lukla (2,800m)
Day 6: Fly back to Kathmandu from Lukla
Day 7: Final Departure - Free Transfer to the Airport
Detail Itinerary of Short Everest Trek
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu Airport. Transfer to Hotel in Kathmandu.
Upon your arrival the Kathmandu Airport, our representative will be waiting outside with your name plate. We would offer you a Warm Welcome and transfer to the respective hotel. We will introduce you to trek leader and have a meeting where you can ask any question. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 2: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2,800m), trek to Phakding (2,640m).
The trip will start with Kathmandu to Lukla Flight which reveals the stunning view of Himalayan range and rural village. The duration of flight is approximately 40 minutes. Lukla is located at an elevation of 2,850m. The name ‘Lukla’ literally means “place of sheep.” Lukla Airport is one of the Airports situated at the high altitudes. From Lukla, you start trekking to the village of Choblung in the Dudh Koshi Valley which is rich in beautiful pine and rhododendron forests. The trial is easy as you follow the river’s course, passing through the village of Ghat. The first day’s stop will be at Phakding village. The total duration of the hike will be 4 hours. Overnight at Lodge in Phakding. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included).
Day 03: Trek from Phakding to Namche (3,450m).
After your breakfast, the journey to Namche starts. The trial encompasses short ups and downs. After crossing Dudh Koshi from the village of Benkar, stunning view of Thermserku peak can be captured (6,608 m). Crossing the long suspension bridge over the Bhote Koshi River, we reach Monjo, situated below peak of Thermserku. At the entrance to Sagarmatha National Park, you will need to produce your trekking permit. The walk to Namche Bazaar from Jorsalle village is an uphill path, where a magnificent view of Kwangde Peak with its surrounding peaks and Kusum Kangru can be captured. As you ascend higher, you can have the panoramic view of Nuptse, Lhotse, and Taweche Peak. The final destination will be at Namche Bazaar (Bazaar means market place in Nepalese term) which is full of eye dazzling colorful houses. The duration of the trek is 05 hours. Overnight at Lodge in Namche Bazaar. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included).
Day 4: Explore Day in Namche Bazaar, Hike to Everest View Hotel (3,880m) and visit Khumjung Village (3,790m).
Exploring day in the Namche Bazaar. It is a great place to explore with many souvenir shops, restaurants, bars, and a good German Bakery cafe too. Many trekkers who are on the way to Everest Base Camp, Gokyo Lake or Ama Dablam make one stop at Namche Bazaar for Acclimatization which is very important while doing a high altitude trekking. This time will provide someone enough time to adapt themselves to the high altitude. As Today we will walk up to the Everest View Hotel. We will enjoy a cup of coffee with the amzing views of Mount Everest, Nupste, Ama Dablam, Khongde, Kangtegha, Thamserku, Kusum Khangru, and Khumbi Yu La. If you are interested further we will hike to beautiful Khumjung Village that offers visit to Hillary School, an ancient Monastery with a yeti skull, and Khunde Hospital, Afterward, We Hike back to Namche Bazaar. Overnight at Lodge in Namche Bazaar. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included).
Day 5: Trek from Namche to Lukla (2,800m).
After Breakfast, You will hike back to Lukla through the forest before crossing bridge and further walking bring us to Monjo. We stop at Phakding for Lunch and further ascending brings us to Lukla. Then total duration of walk should be no longer than 06 hours. At Lukla you can have a celebration with guide and crew member. Our Guide will make re-conform Lukla to Kathmandu Flight Ticket. Overnight at Lodge in Lukla. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included).
Day 6: Fly back to Kathmandu from Lukla.
Early Morning along with guide you will walk to Lukla Airport. Flight may be interrupted by bad climatic conditions so we might have to wait for appropriate weather. Fly back to Kathmandu in schedule time and transfer to hotel. Scenic Flight is approximately 40 minutes. You will have enough time in Kathmandu to explore around, Shopping and take rest. We will pass you trekking permits, TIMS Cards and many more for memory of Himalaya. Overnight at 3 Star Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 7: Final Departure - Free Transfer to the Airport.
Today is time to Say Farewell to Nepal. Enjoy Last Minutes Shopping, Breakfast or Rest at Hotel. A representative from Plan Nepal will meet you at Hotel adnd drive you to Kathmandu Airport for your flight. It is good to be at airport 3 hours before your scheduled flight time. We ensure that you will leave Nepal with cherishing memory and an experience of a lifetime. Do let us know if you want to visit more places in Nepal.
- Airport picks up and drops as per itinerary by Private Vehicle (airport to Hotel to airport).
- 3 Star Hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu in twin bed sharing with BB Plan.
- Air ticket Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu including Airport Tax
- Trekking equipments (down jackets, sleeping bag & Duffle Bag) during the trekking if you needed.
- Hygenic three times meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
- Comfort Private Accommodation with twin bed sharing.
- English speaking friendly trekking Guide (Government license holder).
- A porter between every 2 person basic carries max.20-25 kg.
- Field Staff including food, accommodation, transportation, salary, equipment.
- One Assistance guide, if group size more than 8 people.
- First Aid medical kit during the trip, including Oximeter to measure Oxyzen and pulse in high altitude.
- Necessary paperwork and Trekking permit for Sagarmatha National Park.
- TIMS (Trekkers Information Management System) Card for the Trekking.
- Tourist service charge, vat, Governments Tax and official expenses.
- International airfare, airport departure tax and Visa fee.
- Lunch and Dinner during stay in Kathmandu
- Extra expenses occurred due to unforeseen conditions
- Tips to the guide and other staff
- Alcohol, beverages and bottled drinks
- Clients travel Insurance and evacuation (compulsory).
- Personal expenses like Shopping, souvenirs or gift, personal mountaineering gears.
- Anything that is not included in cost include section
Instant Everest Trek
Day 01: Arrival
You will be picked up from the Airport by the staff of Plan Nepal and driven to the hotel. After the check-in procedure of the hotel, you will be briefed about your trekking plans.
Day 02: Flight to Lukla and hike up to Phakding
The trip will start with the flight from Kathmandu airport to Lukla. The flight reveals stunning view of Himalayan range bordering Nepal and Tibet. The duration of flight is approximately 40 minutes. Lukla is located at an elevation of 2,850m. The name ‘Lukla’ literally means “place of sheep.” Lukla Airport is one of the Airports situated at the high altitudes. From Lukla, you start trekking to the village of Choblung in the Dudh Koshi Valley which is rich in beautiful pine and rhododendron forests. The trial is easy as you follow the river’s course, passing through the village of Ghat. The first day’s stop will be at Phakding village. The total duration of the hike will be 4 hours.
Day 03: Trek to Namche (3440m)
After your breakfast, the journey to Namche starts. The trial encompasses short ups and downs. After crossing Dudh Koshi from the village of Benkar, stunning view of Thermserku peak can be captured (6,608 m). Crossing the long suspension bridge over the Bhote Koshi River, we reach Monjo, situated below peak of Thermserku. At the entrance to Sagarmatha National Park, you will need to produce your trekking permit. The walk to Namche Bazaar from Jorsalle village is an uphill path, where a magnificent view of Kwangde Peak with its surrounding peaks and Kusum Kangru can be captured. As you ascend higher, you can have the panoramic view of Nuptse, Lhotse, and Taweche Peak. The final destination will be at Namche Bazaar (Bazaar means market place in Nepalese term) which is full of eye dazzling colorful houses. The duration of the trek is 05 hours.
Day 04: Trek to Tengboche (3860m)
After a 20 minutes climb to the top ridge of Namche Bazaar, the trial follows few short up and downs with magnificent view of Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Thermserku and Kwangde-Ri peak. After a pleasant walk of two hours the trial descend to Imjatse river at Phungitenga (3,250m), a small settlement with couple of teahouses in the midst of the alpine woods of mostly silver fir, blue pines, rhododendron and some few magnolia and birch trees. After Phungitenga the walk is strenuous for an hour all the way to Tengboche. Tengboche is famous for the big Monastery or Gompa (a Nepalese term for Monastery) also known as Tengboche Monastery. As you ascend further, you will encounter the large field with campsites and teahouses, lodges beneath the towering peak Ama Dablam in the north with Mt. Lhotse and Lhotse Shar towards north east. Tengboche is located at an altitude of 3860 meters. The total duration to reach the destination is 05 hours.
Day 05: Tengboche to Dingboche (4350m)
After leaving Tengboche we will choose the upper trial for the better views when we head towards Pangboche village. The trial will encompass many Chortens, Mani wall and many tea shops. You will have the opportunity to capture the amazing view of Mount Amadablam. The walk is fairly gentle walk until we reach the Lobuche River and from there the steep climb all the way to the Dingboche village. The Majestic view of Amadablam to the South is supported by other mountain views of Mount Lhotse, Mount Makalu and Mount Cho Oyu. Other views of surrounding peaks also look spectacular where the most dominant is Lobuche West and Lobuche East. The Yak pastures and the farming land looks stunning with the stone border.
Day 06: Dingboche to Tengboche (3867m)
Ascending down the mountain trials will be quicker and the journey will approximately take 04 hours. After reaching Tengboche, you can explore Tengboche Monastery and other Monasteries in Tengboche. You can capture the spectacular views of Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse and other surrounding peaks.
Day 07: Tengboche to Namche (3440m)
We will retrace our steps from Tengboche to Namche. Just before reaching Namche, the view of Namche from the top is spectacular. Different colored roof houses are made as if they were carefully put in place. Namche is also the center market hub for Everest region and it may be interesting to know that Namche have ATM machine.
Day 08: Namche to Lukla (2800m)
We will return back to Lukla from Namche slowly and end the trek in Lukla.
Day 09: Fly to Kathmandu from Lukla (40 minutes)
The scenic flight back to Kathmandu from Lukla takes approximately 40 minutes. After having a morning flight from Lukla to Kathmandu, you will have enough time in Kathmandu for shopping.
Day 10: Departure
We will drop you in the airport for departure and bid you a final farewell.
LIST OF TREKKING EQUIPMENTS
- Day bag pack (20 to 40 liters capacity) with rain cover
- Sleeping bag (-15 degree Celsius) [Note: you can hire sleeping bags from us]
- Lightweight walking boots
- A pair of spare laces for shoes
- A light sandal for using in guest houses and tea houses
- Warm fiber/feather jacket or down jacket
- Water proof/ wind proof jacket
- Light wind proof trousers
- Inner thermal wear for using at higher altitudes
- Loose casual wear to be used in the lower altitudes
- A warm woolen hat
- A pair of gloves
- 2 pair of woolen socks
- 2 pair of thin socks
- Personal wear as per you require
- UV protection and snow protection sunglasses
- Water Bottles
- Water purifier (pump, tablets or any kind)
- Hiking poles
- Head lamp with spare batteries
- Personal daily use equipments
- Sun cream and lip care cream
- Camera with chargers
- First Aid kits
- Hand sanitizer
- Medicines like pain killer and high altitude sickness medicine
Note: Some equipments and trekking gears can be hired from us on a daily basis, please enquire us for more information