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7 Interesting things of Everest Trekking

Author: Dawa Pun
by Dawa Pun
Posted: Mar 25, 2019

Everest Region is an incredible trekking destination that has a lot of surprises to offer you. Though trekking in Everest is strenuous as compared to Annapurna Region Trekking, it is worth observed. The wide range of biodiversity can be observed throughout the trekking and also, variants of plants and animals can be explored in the route.

Mount Everest is the tallest peak in the world that lies in the Himalayan Range of Nepal. This is the most famous trekking and climbing destination in the world. More than thirty thousand avid trekkers make their way to Everest, every year. Trekking to Everest Base Camp is a perfect escape from your busy life schedule and the hustle and bustle of the city. This will to the tranquil environment filled with astounding natural beauties and makes your dream come true. You can experience lot of interesting things of Everest During Everest Base Camp Trekking, Everest Expedition. If are in limited (Short) holiday there you have some other options to accomplish your dream to be underneath highest peak of the world Everest. You can find Everest trekking packages with different itinerary and duration like Everest Base Camp Short Trek.

Among the many interesting facts about the Everest Trekking, we have compiled some of them in a list below. Go through it once and we believe that this will surely help you to complete this trekking with awesome experience without missing any highlights of Everest Region.

1. Incredible voyage to the highest elevation of globe

Mount Everest is the highest mountain in the world that reaches an altitude of 8,848 meters.During the trekking one can witness many eight-thousander mountains and several other small ice capped peaks. Additionally trekking through the lush forests of rhododendrons, oak and pines in a tranquil environment is really an awesome experience.

Trekking to Everest once in a lifetime has been the dream of man avid trekkers throughout the world. According to latest data, annually more than thirty thousand peoples treks in Everest Region. Come and join us for the incredible holidays in Nepal.

2. Stunning Sunrise from famous Everest View Point – Kalapaththar

Kalapaththar is the highest elevation you will reach during Everest Trekking. Towering at an elevation of 5,643 meters, Kalapaththar offers astounding views of gigantic mountain ranges. IF you managed to travel here in the early morning, the place rewards you with awe-inspiring sunrise views over white Himalayas.

Everest Nunrise View

Additionally you can explore the best views of many other highest mountain ranges also.

3. Lukla Airport and the Khumbu Lifestyle

Lukla Airport lies in high Himalayas. Landing in Lukla Airport is itself a adventurous experience. In the early period, when Edmund Hilary and Tenzin Norgey reached the summit for the first time, they used the trail through Jiri. There was no Airport in Lukla in that period. They succeed to climb everest taking too long days and strenuous walking.

Lukla Lirport

But now, Lukla Airport has made the Everest Trekking easier and shorter than before. This is the most used route for Trekking in Everest Region. Moreover, the Lukla town is inhabited by the Sherpa peoples who possess the traditional lifestyles far undisturbed from the western cultures. They has their own unique languages and cultures that are very interesting to observe.

4. Namche Bazaar

Namche Bazar is very famous town and is a central hub of Khumbu Region that offers you the best quality accommodation in a hotels and lodges that are specially designed for tourists and trekkers. This is also the main trading center and one of the important attractions of Everest Region. The huge numbers of tourists comes and visit this incredible town to explore the local traditions, cultures and also witness the astonishing beauties of the surrounding.

Namche Bazar

If you want to taste something best of this region than that is Home made Yak cheese. These cheeses are famous in Nepal and also imported to many countries. Moreover, this bazaar rewards you with the incredible mountain vistas and boundless natural beauties.

5. Tengboche Monastery

Tengboche Monastery is a Tibetan Buddhist Monastery that lies in Tengboche village of Khumbu region. This is also the largest gompa of the region which offers awe-inspiring panoramas of Magnificient Mountains including the tallest peak of the world, Mount Everest, Lhotse, Tawache, Ama Dablam, Thamserku and many others. On the route to Everest Base Camp, you will get to see the small gumba and chortens with fluttering prayer flags. The prayer flags are of five different colors and each has a different deep meaning; red represents fire, yellow- earth, white – air, blue – wind, and green represents water.

It is believed that the spiritual vibration flows along with the fluttering prayer flags. So these are never supposed to be still. These flags can be found tied along with the long rope along the monasteries. Tengboche Monastery is a venerated monastery in the Khumbu region and has significant standing adding to the spiritual journey.

6. Imposing views of Gigantic Mountain Peaks

Trekking in Everest region rewards every traveler with the splendid views of giant mountain peaks including Everest, Nuptse, Amadablam, Lhotse,Thamserku and Tawache. One can have the invigorating view of Mount Everest when observed from close. The awe-inspiring views of Everest along with many other splendid mountains are the breath-taking sight in Everest Region.

The imposing views of Gigantic peaks starts to enchant you from the very beginning of Everest Region Trekking. And on the ultimate trekking day, you will get an great opportunity to observe the giant Everest Mountain towering just in front of you.

7. Sagarmatha National Park

Sagarmatha National Park has been enlisted as a world heritage site by UNESCO and is home to many endangered Himalayan wildlifes in Everest Region of Nepal. This National Park reaches an elevation of 8,848 meters, sharing the sacred Himalayan landscapes. This is world’s only one national park that reaches at the highest altitude.

The Sagarmatha National Park is home to different species like Himalayan Monal, blood pheasant, musk deer, snow leopard, Himalayan black beer, langur monkeys, Himalayan Thars, red pandas, and Himalayan wolves with many other wildlifes. In the EBC Trekking journey, you will get a chance to encounter these all species along with 118 species of beautiful birds, if you are lucky enough.

Among the many interesting things that you can explore during Everest trekking, these are some of the most famous things. Once you will join this trek, you will know how wonderful, the trekking route is. Come and join us, we will surely make your holiday sin Nepal one of the lifetime memorable experience. Also, we offer customized services so that you can choose your own itinerary and accommodation.

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