Everest Region Trekking
The Everest region Trekking has long been the most popular trekking region in Nepal. The unique blend of outdoor adventure and cultural exploration is a great way for you to experience the Himalayan region of Nepal. The Everest region in Nepal is more than just climbing and trekking, it is a life-changing experience. The Everest region is located in the northeastern province of Nepal within the Sagarmatha National Park. . The National Park encompasses an area of 1,148 km2 in the Solukhumbu District and the altitude ranges from 2,845m to 8,848m at the summit of Mount Everest. Other peaks above six thousand are Mt. Lhotse, Cho Oyu, Thamserku, Nuptse, Amadablam, and Pumori. It is bordered by the Qomolangma National Nature Preserve of Tibet in the north, in the east is the Makalu Barun National Park and to the south, it extends up to the Dudh Koshi river. It is largely composed of rugged terrain and gorges of the high Himalayas, this region is in a world of its own with vast glaciers, icefalls, the highest mountains, deep valleys, precarious settlements, and hardy people challenging the harshest conditions thrown at them by nature in the thin air of high altitude.
There are several trekking trails within the National park. The most popular treks, the Everest Base Camp Trek, and the Kala Patthar trek go through the Sagarmatha National Park. Other popular treks are the Gokyo lakes trek, Everest three high pass trek, Everest view panorama trek, Pikey peak trek, etc. The Everest Basecamp trek is one of the most popular destinations in Nepal. For adventure travelers,, it is an exciting opportunity to be at the foot of the world’s highest mountain, Mount Everest. Mount Everest Base Camp (5364m) has been a popular trekking destination since the first successful completion of expeditions to Mount Everest Summit (8848 meters) on May 29th, 1953 by Sir Edmund Hilary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa. The Everest base camp trekking reveals some of the most breathtaking and specular scenery of the Himalayas in Nepal. Everest Base Camp trekking is graded as moderate to difficult trekking. Trekkers should have previous trekking experience and physical fitness to the Everest base camp trekking.