Everest Treks

The Everest region, also known as the Khumbu region is the first and foremost choice of most of the travelers who want to break from their hustle-bustle and monotonous lifestyle. It is the true blessing to wander in the Himalayas on foot because the trek offers you to relive the off beaten path.

It is situated on northeastern Nepal on the Nepalese side of Mount Everest. The region is a major Sherpa settlement of the Himalayas and has an amazing mountainous landscape. Ranging in elevations from 3,300 meters (11,000 feet) to the 8,848 m (29,029 ft) summit of Mount Everest, the Everest region includes the famous Sagarmatha National Park and popular villages like Namche Bazaar and Tengboche.

The prime attraction of Everest region trekking as the name suggests is the Mount Everest having Nepali name Sagarmatha is the highest peak in the world which is 8,848m from the sea level. It is also the home to two eight thousand Cho Oyu (8,201m) and Lhotse (8,516m) besides several other famous peaks above 6,000 m. Everest region trekking makes everybody self-pompous because being near and around to the highest part of the world provides a sense of bliss and glorified achievement.

To help decide which trek is best for you, here is a list of some trekking routes. Each route has great views, so which one you choose largely depends on your time frame, budget, and appetite for adventure.