The Everest View Trek is relatively short and less challenging for people who are not so much enthusiastic about taking the wild road to exploration.
However, the trail has a unique appeal of its own because of the spectacular view that one gets to enjoy of the mighty Mt. Everest and other mountains. There are other tourist attractions that the Everest View Trek boasts of are – the local flora and fauna, the historic monasteries and the wonderful environment. Travelers can also get to explore the culture and tradition of the local Sherpa community that dwell in the region. It is not necessary that you require any kind of physical fitness for this adventure and therefore, is suitable for both old people and children and even for those who are on a short holiday trip.
The journey along the Everest View Trek takes a traveller right up to the Everest and the spiritual Kathmandu Valley.
The Journey to the Everest View
Travellers will be beginning their journey from the Lukla that lies at an altitude of 9278 feet. Lukla is also one of the busiest mountain airstrips of Nepal and serves as the gateway to the Everest region. Your journey to the Everest Mountain will continue the lush vegetation of the Sagarmatha National Park, surrounded with an abundance of pine trees, rhododendron flowers and wildlife.
You will be taken through several Sherpa villages namely – Namche Bazaar, Phakding, Khunde village, Khumjung village, Phorte village and several other villages. Every village that you pass will offer you spectacular view of the mountains from different angles. If you are a keen photographer, do not miss out the chance to carry along with you some snap shots. A day of rest in Namche is important in order to be acclimatized to the higher altitudes.
Everest View Trek has connected other many trekking routes called Everest Base Camp Trek, Gokyo Lake Trek and other many more.
Regarding other treks in Nepal, there are other many different trekking regions which are very popular like as Annapurna Base Camp Trek, Annapurna Circuit Trek, Panch Pokhara Trek, Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek, Langtang Valley Trek, Helambu village trek and Gosaikunda Trek.