• » What is so special about Everest View Trek?

    Everest View Trek is special due to its easiness and short duration to expose the best of Everest Region. Without spending much time and cost one can experience being at the very best of nature and insight the sceneries without actually climbing the top of the world. It allows trekkers to observe lush greenery, astonishing sceneries of mountains all around, rivers, forests, and even some rare species of wildlife and vegetations apart from the exposure of mighty Everest and the people and lifestyle in there. 

  • » Why to stay in Everest View Hotel during Everest View Trek?

    Though there are other lodges and tea-houses available for staying overnight around Everest, the Everest View Hotel is the best place to stay because of the location of the hotel and the eye-dazzling view of Everest from there. Besides, the hospitality and services in Everest View Hotel are not less than that of luxury hotels.


  • » How difficult is Everest View Trek?

    In comparison to other trek packages at Everest Region, the Everest View Trek is rated moderate in difficulty level and often claimed to be the short and easy trek under Everest Region. You just need to be physically fit and possess good health; apart from that, you don’t even need any previous trekking experience for Everest View Trek.


  • » Is it safe to go for Everest View Trek after Earthquake?

    Of course, it is safe to go for Everest View Trek because the impacts of Earthquake don’t exist anymore in the trails of this trek after the recovery and reconstructions. Well, the locals are still having some trouble to rise again after the devastation but for the trek, it is safe and fine now.

  • » What is the best time for Everest View Trek?

    Everest View Trek is suitable to go for any time around the year but to escape the risk of blockades from snowfall and extreme cold, it is not recommended to go for Everest View Trek during winter. Instead, autumn and spring would be the best seasons to go for this trek since with the clear weather and perfect sceneries; you can also enjoy the blossoms of Rhododendron flowers of various species along with other vegetations.


  • » What will happen in the case of emergency during Everest View Trek?

    In the case of emergency, our highly experienced and determined trekking staffs and guides who are the inhabitants of this region and are professional in these fields would guide you with the best instruction according to the situation. They are well aware of every kind of risks and the solutions and they would be in touch with the company along with your trekking session, so there is no reason to worry about, just enjoy the trek.

  • » What foods and accommodations can we expect during Everest View Trek?

    During Everest View Trek, you would be staying overnight at tea-houses or lodges and you will be served with traditional Nepali dishes like Dal-Bhat.

  • » Why to choose Nepal Mountain Trekkers for Everest View Trek?

    Nepal Mountain Trekkers is a travel agency formed with the involvement of highly experienced and professional trekkers with an experience of more than 2 decades in trekking in the Himalayas. Moreover, we do have staffs from all the special parts of the country to provide you with the proper and adequate information and make you enjoy the best of your trip. In our years of experience, none of our clients had any complaint or dissatisfaction from our company and till now all our previous clients highly recommend our team to their friends and family which is the reason behind our dedication and diligence. Once you trek with our team, you will surely think of visiting Nepal time and again with Nepal Mountain Trekkers only.


  • » Why do we need a guide for Everest View Trek?

    Though it is not compulsory to take a guide with you but if you are trekking for the first time with a purpose of exploring the best of Everest View Trek and each aspect of this trek, then a highly experienced and licensed guide is the most to instruct you, help you explore as well as to take care of you.

  • » Is the water safe to drink?

    Since the trail of this trekking is mostly rural, the drinking water available during this trek would be tap water, well water or hand pumps and should be purified prior to drinking them. Hence, you should buy bottle waters or should have a water purifying pills or any other equipment to ensure drinking safe water.

  • » What gears and equipment do I need for Everest View Trek?

    a.    Down or fiber filled waterproof/ wax jacket and trousers
    b.    Fleece jacket or pullover 
    c.    Warm cotton tracksuit-pants
    d.    Shirts and T-shirts
    e.    Lightweight cotton long pants (3 pairs)
    f.    Long underwear 
    g.    Short underwear 
    h.    Lightweight gloves 
    i.    Rain gear (coat, rain cover for the bag) 
    j.    Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof 
    k.    Sleeping bag
    l.    Down jacket 
    m.    Daypack 
    n.    Flashlight with spare bulbs, batteries, gaiters
    o.    Sun hat or scarf
    p.    Warm fleece hat
    q.    Sunglasses with UV protection
    r.    Sunscreen with a very high SPF factor (100+)
    s.    Lip balm
    t.    Trekking boot: (Sturdy, ankle –support, water-resistant, well broken in)
    u.    Gaiters (for high pass above 3500 meters)
    v.    Thick socks 
    w.    Light socks
    x.    Camp shoes/ Crocs 
    y.    Sandals (1 pair)
    z.    Water Bottle, Purification equipment or purification tablets

    aa.    Cameras, Torch Light, Binoculars, Reading book, Travel games

  • » Is it important to have insurance before going to Everest View Trek?

    Well, it is not compulsory to be insured but as we already know “Prevention is better than cure”. If you are insured then you can have a relaxed trip without worries and enjoy with a free mind.


  • » Is it possible to get shower during the trek?

    Yes, it is possible to get hot showers during Everest View Trek on the lodges you would be staying overnight or during acclimatization.  


  • » What happens if Lukla flight is delayed?

    You might already know that the weather of Lukla is unpredictable, it’s really uncertain. So before we proceed towards Lukla from Kathmandu, if we came to know the weather is unfavourable, you will be provided with the buffer time of 1 day to wait for the improvement in the weather.
    In case, if we already flew towards Lukla and complete the trek but due to weather if you cannot fly back to Kathmandu in the scheduled day then you must have 1 or 2 more days to be spent in there. However, you can fly back via helicopter in case of urgency or emergency which is a bit expensive than regular flight (around USD 400 / 500 according to the situation per person in the group).

  • » Is Everest View Trek itinerary customizable?

    Yes, of course, with Nepal Mountain Trekkers you can customize/personalize the trek itinerary and services to be provided according to your requirements.

  • » Is Everest View Trek safe for solo trekker or solo female trekker?

    Of course, since Everest View Trek is one of the most accessible treks and very popular among the trekkers, one can go for solo trekking without any worries. Because, the people in there are very friendly and co-operative and you can also meet other trekkers along the way so that there won’t be any risk for solo trekkers or solo female trekkers to go for Everest View Trek. Furthermore, our trekking staffs (guides) are highly experienced and dedicated towards their job, so our company will be fully responsible on that note.

  • » Do we need a special permit for Everest View Trek?

    Since you should be entering Sagarmatha National Park, and because the region comes under a protected area, you would be requiring TIMS card, Local Rural Metropolitan City Tax and Sagarmatha National Park fees for Everest View Trek.

  • » What religions and customs are practiced around Everest Region?

    The Everest Region lies at the border of Nepal and Tibet and is highly influenced with the lifestyle and culture of Tibetan people. There are mostly Sherpa people, who are often considered as “the born Mountaineers” and almost everyone in this region practices Buddhism which is the reason you can see Monasteries, Chortens, Prayer flags, Prayer wheels, Mani walls and Mani Stones abundantly along the trails.

  • » Which species of herbs and vegetations and wildlife are preserved at Sagarmatha National Park?

    The herbs and vegetations preserved at Sagarmatha National Park are silver firs, birch, rhododendron and juniper trees whereas the wildlife inhabitant at Sagarmatha National Park are musk deer, Himalayan tahr, Ghoral, serow, wolf, and even the Himalayan black bear and if you are very lucky you can also spot snow leopard, red panda, two varieties of dazzling pheasants – the crimson-horned and the Impeyan Pheasant(national bird of Nepal), marmots, pikas, and marten as well.

  • » Is it possible to take Drone at Sagarmatha National Park? How much would it cost?

    The rules and regulations for Operating UAV (drone) in Nepal as per the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) are:

    No one shall operate Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) or drone in Nepal without obtaining permission as follows:
    1.    Tourists intending to fly UAV during their visit in Nepal shall obtain prior permission from the following agencies:
    •    Department of Tourism
    •    Ministry of Home Affairs
    •    Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (not necessary for UAV less than 2 kg and below 200 ft from ground level)

    2.    For research and study purpose, the permission of the following agencies is required:
    •    Line Ministry/Department relating to the subject matter of research/study
    •    Ministry of Home Affairs
    •    Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (not necessary for UAV less than 2 kg and below 200 ft from ground)

    3.    UAV Pilots should be proficient in flying and have basic knowledge of rules pertaining to drone operation
    4.    Do not fly UAV in a way that may cause a safety risk to the aircraft flying in the area.
    5.    Small flying Toys can be operated inside the private premises.
    6.    Flying UAVs in the public areas for fun requires permission from the local security agencies.
    7.    The liability of any harm to the persons or damage to the property caused due to the UAV operation shall be the responsibility of the person flying the drone.
    8.    Refer the following documents for detailed requirements for UAV operations in Nepal:
    •    ‘Flight Operations Directive No. 7, May 2015’ of Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal
    •    ‘Procedure for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle flying’ of Ministry of Home Affairs
    9.    Do not use UAV other than the scope of permission.
    10.    Flying a UAV without due permission shall be considered Illegal and shall be subjected to the punishment in accordance to the prevailing civil aviation rules.

    Likewise, the cost of flying a drone at Annapurna Conservation would vary upon the purpose of taking the drone so please proceed to inquiry along with the purpose of taking it.

  • » How adventurous and challenging is Everest View trek?

    Though Everest View trek is considered as a short and easy trek to the Everest Region, it still offers you to try adventurous and challenging activities to do. Well, Everest View Trek is relatively moderate difficult but it is not less than any other thrilling treks when it comes to someone who wills to test their level of adventure.


  • » Will I get altitude sickness during Everest View Trek?

    There is a possibility of getting altitude sickness during Everest View Trek but with proper acclimatization and health care as well as the guidance from trekking staffs, you shouldn’t face the trouble of altitude sickness.

  • » Could I use Credit Cards during the trek?

    ATMs and credit cards are accessible only on the major cities of Nepal, so during your Everest View Trek, you can use ATMs and credit cards only while you are on Kathmandu or Pokhara.

  • » What currency should I bring to Nepal?

    You can bring any of the currencies authorized by the Government of Nepal. Nepal Mountain Trekkers provide you with the facility of exchanging foreign currency at the market rate without any commissions and extra charge.

  • » How much should I tip to my guide and porter?

    Well, the tip for guide and other trekking staffs like porters and drivers is not mandatory but since they contribute their time apart from family to make you enjoy the best of your trip ensuring your safety and satisfaction, we recommend you to contribute some amount of tip for them. In Nepal, it is practised that 10% of the total amount you pay for your trek and tour is contributed as a tip.

  • » How busy are the trails?

    The trekking trails of Everest View Trek is mostly less crowded but during the trekking seasons, the trails gets flooded with number of tourists which result in making the trails busy. But since they are all trekkers, it would be fun joining along your trek and it won’t affect your trekking experience at all because of the pace of each trekker/groups.


  • » Is it possible to access the Internet during Everest View Trek?

    Yes, you can certainly get access to WiFi in lodges and also mobile data during Everest View Trek for the Internet and to communicate with your friends and family.

  • » How do I charge my electronic devices during Everest View Trek?

    While you are on Everest View Trek, you can get access to electricity or solar energy for charging your electronic devices at lodges and tea-houses but you can only get access to two-pin adapter so you should bring convertor or another convertor if your device is not suitable with two-pin plug.

  • » What are the bathrooms like on Everest View Trek?

    The bathrooms are not so well furnished but still, you can get a good experience on Everest View Trek.

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