About Classice Everest Trek
Classic Everest Trekking certainly excites trekkers walking on original route to reach at world number base camp of Mt. Everest, where Himalaya Lungta Treks and Expeditions provides interested adventurer visiting both south and north of
Classic Everest Trekking almost forgotten trail seldom trekked by few visitors at present since the airport at Lukla was been built way back past three decades ago, where one can join on this wonderful walks exploring areas of lower Everest within nice and lovely villages of various hill tribes of Mid Eastern Nepal.
Adventure starts with exciting and scenic overland journey from Kathmandu to reach at Jiri a town also known as Switzerland of Nepal, due to its amazing views of landscapes of green hills, valleys and serene alpine woodland with views of snow-capped peaks.
Walks begins further from Jiri heading into more farm villages and nice tended terraces following the path into dense deep woodland of tall rhododendron, pines, oaks, magnolia, birch and fir tree lines then crossing the first high pass over Lamjura at the height of 3,550 m high.
Downhill walk takes you to lovely Sherpa village at Junbesi with views of Numbur peaks as journey continues catch glimpse of high Khumbu Himal with Everest then crossing over Takshindo smaller pass to reach around large Nunthala village.
Where you can explore and observe various cultures of different hill tribes from Sherpa, Rai, Magar, Tamang with Chettries and Brahmin of great mix culture with Hindu and Buddhism that makes this walk a special.
As adventure progress heading higher to reach within Khumbu area where main trails of Lukla and Jiri meets near at Phakding village, from here on scenic popular route to Everest base camp.
Walking into lovely Sherpa villages festooned with religious symbols that decorates the path then entering into Sagarmatha National Park (Sagarmatha for Everest in Nepal, local Sherpa call as Chomolungma of Tibetan origin language).
Entering into nice lovely pines and rhododendron forest with climb to reach at famous Namche Bazaar where you feel reaching back into civilization as this large village offers various facilities for travelers from banks, stores, shops and nice lodge including hotels.
Namche known for its famous colorful and busy bazaar that takes place once a week on Saturday, at Namche with time to explore its scenery surroundings and view points to catch grand panorama of high peaks with ever present Mt. Everest.
Adventure from Namche Bazaar leads you on scenic trails within cool shade of pine trees with climb to another beautiful spot at Tengboche and the monastery surrounded with array of peaks includes view of Everest and majestic Amadablam.
At Tengboche visit of impressive monastery, where once a year in the month of October or November great religious festival is held called Mani-Rimdu an interesting events to experience during Mani-Rimdu festival times.
After Tengboche walk leads into barren and arid high terrain on leaving the green tree lines for sheer wilderness of high mountains as route finally leads you to our main target of the adventure within world highest peaks at Everest base camp.
Stand and marvel the beauty of surrounding giant peaks at base camp our next adventure takes you high on top Kalapathar the highest point of the trip at above 5,545 m high facing tremendous panorama of mountain views with Everest at close distance.
Enjoying marvelous scenic moments where return walk leads down with few short ups to reach back at Namche and then at Lukla for last overnight halt within high areas of Khumbu and Everest region.
next morning fly in a smaller aircraft to reach back at Kathmandu after a wonderful adventure and memorable experience on Classic Everest Trekking with great services of Himalaya Lungta Treks and Expeditions.