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Everest Short Classic Trek - 7 Days

Everest Short Classic Trek is a special trekking package offers views of Mount Everest and other Himalayan peaks and short introduction to Sherpa culture. It is designed for those who wish to experience this region without ascending to high altitude. Entry to the Khumbu is by air into the airstrip at Lukla, and from here we follow the route of the Base Camp trek to the gate of Everest, Namche Bazaar.
Panoramic Everest view from the world’s highest place five star hotel, Everest view hotel is the major attraction of this trip. From here we obtain breathtaking views of Everest as it rises above the Lhotse-Nuptse ridge, as well as a superb view of one of Nepal’s most beautiful mountains, Ama Dablam – the ‘Matterhorn of the Khumbu. From here we return to Lukla by a slightly different route via Khumjung.This is a short but classic trek which allows access to the most spectacular mountain views in the world, in a shorter time frame. Accommodation and food is provided in the local lodges.

Day 1
Arrival Kathmandu, transfer to hotel and briefing about the trek

Arrive at the Tribhuwan international airport where you will be welcomed by our representative and transferred to your hotel. This day is simply an arrival day and there will be no any organized activities. So, you will have some free time to relax or walk around for local sights. A pre-departure meeting will be held early evening and you will be introduced with your trekking guide. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 2
Fly Kathmandu to Lukla and trek to Phakding

An early morning wake up and transfer to the domestic airport to board the flight to Lukla. We take off to our destination on a 35 min scenic mountain flight. After a cup of tea at local Lodge in Lukla we are treading on the legendary “Everest Highway” which heads downwards through the alpine valley following the “Dudh Kosi” or milk river (named after its milky colour from glacial silt). We reach Phakding after 3hrs walk and end our first day here. Overnight at lodge.

Day 3
Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440 m.)

Today we walk mostly uphill through the alpine valleys. We cross Dudh Kosi River a few times before we reach Namche Bazaar, the Sherpa capital of the Khumbu region. On a clear day you get panaromic views of Everest, Lhotse, Thamserku, Kusum Kangru, Kwangde and Taweche on the way to Namche Bazaar. Overnight at lodge.

Day 4
Rest/ Excursion to Khumjung Monastery & back to Namche Bazaar

Walk through the Everest view hotel to Khumjung village for day excursion & visit the monastery which is still preserving a yeti’s head. In the late afternoon get back down to Namche Bazaar by the side or Khumjung school or if you have time you may also visit Khunde village and then walk down to Namche bazaar from Khunde. Overnight at lodge.

Day 5
Trek to Lukla (2840m, 4-5 hrs)

You can walk at your own leisurely pace enjoying the lush green scenery and the amazing view of the surrounding mountains .Apart from a few short uphill stretches the only long climb will be from a place called Choplung just before reaching Lukla (40 minutes). At Lukla, we’ll have a merry dinner party at night with the whole Sherpa crew and porters.

Day 6
Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu

This morning you will transfer to Lukla airstrip for your flight back to Kathmandu. The 40 minute flight to Kathmandu usually leaves early from Lukla but this depends on the weather.

Day 7
Transfer to Airport for your onward destination

Cost Includes

  • All kind of information with guide service during your Nepal journey.
  • Tax and Trekking Map

Cost Exclude

  • Nepal entry visa
  • Your Travel/Medical insurance
  • Tipping to guide and porter
  • Personal trekking equipment
  • Food,Permits
  • Emergency rescue by helicopter
  • Drinks (including tea) and Bar Bill (beverage)

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Price From USD 75 USD $ 70/Group/Day
70
Total $ 70 USD

Trip Facts

  • All ground transportation & Domestic flight are not included but we help arrangement
  • 2+ Pax
  • 3700 Meters
  • Accommodations are not included but we fully support for arrangement
  • Meals are not included but we recommend.
  • Everest easy trek