Nowhere in the world is more spectacular than in the Everest region. It is where four of the world's six tallest peaks Mt. Everest(8848m), Mt. Lhotse(8516m), Mt. Makalu(8463m), and Mt Cho Oyu(8188m) rise above everything else. The Everest Base Camp trek is the grandest walk in the land of the Himalayas. Trekking through the Everest region offers astounding mountain views, and opportunities to get a glimpse into the life of world-famous climbers (the Sherpas). Trekking to Everest base camp of Nepal also provides us an opportunity to embark epic journey that Sir Edmund Hillary and Sir Tenzing Norgay Sherpa set off to in 1953. The trek further offers the opportunities to go sightseeing around Sagarmatha National Park, a world heritage site that is home to a variety of Himalayan floras and faunas, to get a closer look at the highest Buddhist monasteries in the world, and, of course, the most gratifying of them all, the trip to Everest Base Camp itself. It is an opportunity to embark on an epic journey that Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay set off on in 1953. But nothing beats the thrill and sense of accomplishment that grips travelers on seeing the power and grace of the mighty Everest up close.
Sagarmatha/Everest National Park extends over an area of 1,148 square kilometers of the Himalayan ecological zone in the Everest region of Nepal. The Park includes the upper catchments areas of the Dudhkoshi and Bhotehoshi Rivers and is largely composed of rugged terrain and gorges of the high Himalayas, ranging from 2,845m at Monjo to the top of the world's highest peak- Sagarmatha/Mt Everest at 8,848m above the sea level. There are hundreds of other peaks above 6,000m among them Lhotse, Cho Oyu, Thamserku, Nuptse, Amadablam, Thamserku, Kangtanga, kongde and Pumori. The famed Sherpa people, whose lives are interwoven with the teachings of Buddhism, live in the region. The renowned Tengboche and other monasteries are common gathering places to celebrate religious festivals such as Dumje and Mane Rumdu. Tengboche, Thame, Khumjung, and Pangboche are some other famous monasteries of this region. For its superlative natural characteristics, UNESCO has enlisted SNP as a World Heritage Site in 1979.
Everest reason not famous for mountains only The Park is famous for a number of high altitudes breeding species, such as Himalayan Tahr, Himalayan Goral, Musk dear, Snow Leopard, water shrew, Gray Langur, Semnopithecus, Rusa dear, southern red muntjac, muntjak, Gray Wolf, Red panda, yellow-throated marten, Royle’s Pica, etc and many birds too such as blood pheasant, robin accentor, white-throated redstart, Phoenicurus, schisticeps, grandala, Grandala coelicolor, and several rosefinches. The Park's small lakes, especially those at Gokyo, are staging points for migrants and at least 19 waterbird species have been recorded including ferruginous duck, Aythya nyroca, and demoiselle crane Grus Virgo, wood snipe, red apollo Parnassius epaphus etc. All of those animals and birds make this trek so attractive and unique.
Namaste Nepal Trekking & Research Hub organizes different exciting, adventurous and research trips to Everest Region considering safety and your comfort. We also offer shorter trips to Everest Region to those who are not able to spend more than 2 weeks in the mountain, according to your time frame, interest, and budget we will organize a wonderful trip to the land of the Himalaya. There are various options to have lifetime experience trekking in the region, such as Everest Base Camp Trekking, Kala-Pattar trekking, Everest View Trekking, Gokyo Cho la pass trekking, Everest Panorama Trekking, Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trekking, Gokyo Valley Trekking and many more. There are various routes and many places to visit and enjoy the trekking in the Everest region. The Everest region trekking is the adventure of a lifetime, a journey for those who dreams soar higher than even the clouds. Thus, be a part of the Namaste Nepal Trekking & Research Hub and feel the ecstasy of Himalayas.