Activities around Everest

Everest Base Camp Trekking:

Discovering the Everest base camp is definitely, a significant trek activity around Everest. The Everest base camp trek ranges from 10 to 20 days of trekking, and it offers a lifelong memory. Various snowy peaks, including Everest, are the prominent highlights of Everest trekking. Trek to Everest includes several ascending and descending trails that march with several panoramic views. The Everest base camp trek starts from Lukla and chases towards Namche crossing the Dudhkoshi river. From Namche, the trails kick-off to Tengboche, Dingboche, Lobuche, Gorakshep near base camp. Similarly, the same trail takes towards Kalapathhar, which offers another drastic activity around Everest.

Everest Helicopter Tour:

Helicopter tour to Everest is another pleasurable activity around Everest. The Everest Heli tour starts from Kathmandu, as the Heliflight lands at Kala Patthar. Moreover, Kalapathhar offers, circular view of Everest (8,848m) and other peaks. Ama Dablam, Lobuche, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, etc. are seen from Kala Patthar. So, from Kalapathhar, the Heli flight elevates towards Lukla for refueling and returns to Kathmandu.

Namche Bazaar:

Activity around Everest is incomplete without Namche Bazaar, because of its beauty. In addition to Namche Bazaar’s natural beauty, it also offers cultural influences of the Sherpa community. Namche Bazaar, has many tea houses, hotels, lodges, shops for acclimatizations. Moreover, the genetic geography of Namche bazaar (3,440m) is heart-stopping.

Peak Climbing:

Meera Peak, Island Peak, and Lobuche offer the significant peak climbing activity around Everest. Accomplishing such heights gives fantastic views of major Himalayan mountains near Everest.

Sherpa Culture:

The Sherpa’s are found everywhere in the Everest region, as they are the King of mountains. Sherpa community in the Khumbu region has close linkage with Tibetan heritages. Moreover, trekkers can interact with Sherpa’s and know more about their culture and rituals. Sherpa’s are beneficial and are the significant guides for your Everest trekking.


Kala Patthar (5,645m) is the ultimate destination to accomplish any activity around Everest. It offers a very close view of Everest and a circular view of other prominent peaks. Kalapathhar provides a circular view of mountains like Ama Dablam, Nuptse, Lhotse, Lobuche, Cho Oyu, Manaslu, etc. Accomplishing Kalapathhar is a lifelong experience.

Gokyo Lake and Gokyo Ri:

Gokyo Lake and Gokyo Ri (5,357m) are exciting trekking destinations in the Everest region. The activity around Gokyo in the Everest region includes expedition of Gokyo lakes. In addition to this, it includes climbing of Gokyo Ri, which offers a spectacular view of snowy mountains of the Everest region. There are many tea houses, hotels, lodges around Gokyo lakeside, which are the perfect destinations for acclimatization.

Lukla Airport:

Lukla airport is also known as the Tenzing Hillary airport; it resides at an altitude of 2800m. The Lukla airport offers a splendid view of the Himalayas and the whole of the Khumbu region. It’s one of the adventurous airports in the world with a panoramic view of the Himalayas. Moreover, the activities around Everest kicks off with Lukla and flows towards the mind-boggling trails of Everest.


In addition to Mount Everest (8,848m), the Everest region has many such panoramic mountains. Ama Dablam, Manaslu, Lhotse, Lobuche, Mera Peak, Island Peak, Pumori, Thamserku, Nuptse, are prominent mountains in the Everest region. So, accomplishing Everest trekking offers some of the majestic Himalayas in the Everest region.

Tibetan Monasteries:

Several Buddhist monasteries with roots of Tibetan heritages are available in the Everest region. Tengboche monastery is a famous monastery in the Everest region. In addition to this, there are monasteries at Thame, Tengboche, and Khumjung, etc. Similarly, there are several other old monasteries here.

Khumbu International Library:

The Khumbu International library lies near Namche-Bazaar, which is a vital acclimatization part in Namche Bazaar. Khumbu International Library offers various journals, portals, arts, crafts, etc. related to mountaineering. Thus, it’s a perfect destination for refreshing up, experiencing, and researching the history of mountaineering. Moreover, activity around Everest has many portions of such acclimatizing and research activities. Various mountain gears, historic portals, journals, etc. are widely available in this library.

Mount Everest Documentation Center:

There are various mountain histories, ethnic crafts, arts, journals, portals, creeds, etc. are in this documentation center. Research, documentation, activity around the Everest region are very famous among travelers worldwide.

Everest Honeymoon Tour:

The honeymoon tour to Everest is another prominent activity around Everest. It offers lifelong memories for newly married couples. Majestic trails, panoramic views, huge mountains, hospitable locals, etc. are significant highlights of the Everest region. Sherpa’s are the major stack holders of the Khumbu region, where you can experience their hostile welcomes and tradition. In addition to this, honeymoon seekers can discover the Everest region via a Heli tour. Moreover, the aerial view of Everest offers majestic panorama, scenic beauty, and many hidden treasures.

Sagarmatha National Park:

Sagarmatha National Park is the heart of the Khumbu region in eastern Nepal. Moreover, the Everest region lies within Sagarmatha National Park. Thus, the activity around Everest majorly revolves around this region. National Park has various wild species, including Musk Deer, Snow Leopard, Red Panda, Himalayan Black Deer, etc.
Similarly, Himalayan Thar, Langur, Monkey, Martians, Wolves, are also available in Sagarmatha National Park. In addition to this, majestic Himalayas arises via the national park. Apart from Mt. Everest, Cho Oyu, Nuptse, Pumori, Thamserku are other significant peaks within the National park.

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Activities around Everest
Everest Region is the most prodigious trekking area in Nepal.This trek offers a spectacular view of the snowy mountain of the Everest region & scenic beauty
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