Many people feel a mystical attraction towards the Everest Region located in the north east of Nepal. Yes, of course this region is the home of Mount Everest (Sagarmatha), with its 8848mtr, it is the biggest mountain of the world. But Mt. Everest is not the only mountain in this region, you will find several other mountains like Lhotse (8,516mtr), Cho Oyu (8,201mtr) and many others.
The Everest region is very famous for trekking and climbing, but also known for the local hospitality of the Sherpa people. Trekking in the Everest region is best way to explore the Sherpa’s lifestyle, with their old monasteries, their culture and their beliefs. Sherpa people are super friendly, hard working and always busy. You will also find that many of them have climbed the peak of Mt. Everest and some even hold world records.
As said before the Everest region is located in the North East of Nepal, Sagarmatha National Park spreads over an area of 1,148 sq. km and ranges from 3,300 mtr (11,000 ft) to 8848 mtr (29,029 ft) which makes it the highest place on earth. The region is home to the musk deer, derow, ghoral and the Himalyan Thar, also to the red-billed chough, the yellow-billed chough and the blood pheasant.
Trekking in the Everest Region can be easy as well as challenging, it also depends on the trek that you choose to do and it’s duration.
Below you will find more in depth details on the trek to Everest Basecamp that we offer, but we are able customize any trek for you in this area.