Short Trek to Everest - 8 Days


Everest short trek takes you to the mountains and local villages lay on the feet of Mt. Everest. It takes you through a beautiful village of Khumbu, a breathtaking view of mountains, and explores the delightful culture of Sherpa people. This trek is designed for people who have limited time yet they want to make it worth it. You will be visiting Namche Bazaar which is the gateway to Mt Everest. Moreover, you will get to see the majestic view of Mount Everest which is at an altitude of 8848 meters above sea level. Well, you will also see various mountain peaks like Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Nuptse, etc which will present you with a panoramic view of snow- capped mountains. This trek matches your budget, time, interest while it is also worth it side by side. You will be starting your journey from Lukla. You will be seeing the lush landscapes with the view of mountain panorama parallel to you which seems to be a wonderful experience. You will be descending to Dudhkoshi River and ascend along Phakding. You will be walking through the rhododendron forest then cross a suspension bridge of the Dudhkoshi River to enter Sagarmatha National Park. You will then pass through some antique villages like Monjo and Jorsale to reach Namche Bazar. This trek pretty much sums up an adventure package along with beautiful and eye-captivating scenarios. Thus, as its name, this trek will be short and sweet i.e for 6-7 days.

Trip Highlights:

  • Majestic view of Mt Everest along with mount Lhotse, Nuptse, Thamserku, Ama Dablam, and many other peaks.
  • Unique Sherpa culture and tradition.
  • Generous hospitality and cheerful greeting from the local people.
  • Encounter with various species and vegetation like Daphe, Musk deer, colorful pheasants, Himalayan Thars, mountain goat, etc.
  • Gorgeous rivers and waterfalls, glaciers, and many other natural beauties on your way.
  • Pass through antique villages like Jorasle, Monjo, Chaurikharka, and Phakding.
  • Trekking trail decorated with strings of prayer flags, mani walls, and other things reflecting Tibetan Buddhism culture.
  • Amazing and unforgettable memories and experiences.
  • Authentic Local Sherpa cuisine.
  • Breathtaking and relaxing sunsets and sunrise that makes the view more captivating.


Day 1
Arrival Day

You will arrive at Kathmandu and our representative will welcome you and give you further details about the program. There will be no activities on your arrival so you are free to do shopping at leisure time. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 2
Sightseeing in Kathmandu

Today, you will explore most attractive and popular places in Kathmandu Valley. Our city guide will show you Pashupatinath Temple, Buddhist stupas, Durbar square, and many more local places.

Day 3
Kathmandu to Lukla flight (2800 meters), Trek to Phakding 3hours.

Our representative will meet you at the hotel in the early morning then drive you to the airport to catch a flight to Lukla. It only takes 35 minutes to reach there. Flight to Lukla is a lifetime experience in itself as it is dangerous as well as a thrilling experience. Landing on a narrow runway in a dramatic terrain is terrifying yet adventurous. You will then trek to Phakding which is at an elevation of 2653 meters with an eye-appealing view of Kusum Kangraru. You will be staying at a guest house and having your dinner there.

Day 4
Trek to Namche bazaar (3440 meters), 6 hours.

The next day, you will be following the trail along the bank of the Dudhkoshi River, ascending through the Himalayan pine and Cedar forest to reach Namche Bazaar. It is a historic trading post where Nepalese and Tibetan traders exchange salt, dry meat, and textiles. Namche Bazaar is also the gateway to the heavenly Mt. Everest. You will be capturing a glimpse of Everest and other neighboring peaks. You will have your dinner and overnight stay at the guest house.

Day 5
Exploration Day

It is an exploration day where you will adapt to the nature of the surrounding. you will leave early morning for a short hike to Everest View Hotel (3880m.) which is above Namche. There you will be seeing a mesmerizing panorama of the Himalayas and magical view of Everest, Lhotse, and Ama Dablam. You will have enough time to click photos. After that, you will return to Namche; on the way back you will also visit the Sherpa Culture Museum and Everest photo gallery.

Day 6
Trek back to Lukla 7 hours.

You will trek along the bank of Dudhkoshi River to the small mountain airstrip at Lukla where you will catch a return flight to Kathmandu. You will be seeing an aerial view of glorious snow-capped mountains and scenic landscapes. You will be spending your night at a guesthouse in Lukla.

Day 7
Fly back to Kathmandu

After having your breakfast, you will be flying back to Kathmandu which will take about 25 minutes. After reaching Kathmandu you can rest for some time and then explore Kathmandu valley and buy souvenirs as well. You will be having dinner with us at a typical Nepali restaurant.

Day 8
Final Departure

Representative of Himalaya Family Adventure will drop you to the airport for about 3 hours of your scheduled flight. You will depart for your homeland with uncountable and lovely memories and experiences.

Cost Included

  • Airport pick up and drop service
  • Domestic flight tickets.
  • Kathmandu city tour with a guide
  • 3--nights hotel in Kathmandu 
  • 3 meals per day i.e. breakfast lunch and dinner
  • Safety kit and medical supplies
  • A professional tour guide
  • Government taxes and other applicable charges, Permit for Trek
  • Salary of the tour guide and porter
  • Accommodation for the trek members

Cost Excluded

  • Meals while staying in Kathmandu
  • International flight tickets
  • Personal expenses like phone calls, hot shower, gifts, etc.
  • Emergency evacuation during political disturbances, strikes, or any natural calamities.
  • Accident, theft or loss
  • Additional porter and their fee
  • Tips for a porter, tour guide, driver, etc.
  • Any kinds of drinks, alcoholic beverages, mineral water or snacks
  • Sightseeing entrance fees

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

Short Trek to Everest
Price From
$ 1,140 $ 1,026 Per Person
Add Travelers
$ 1,026 Per Adult
Need Help With Booking? Send Us A Message

Trip Facts

  • Tourist Vehicle, domestic flight
  • 1-20
  • 3880m.
  • Luxury hotel and Tea house lodge
  • Easy
  • Kathmandu Airport
  • Kathmandu Airport
  • Autumn & Spring
  • Trained Trekking Guide
  • Trekking
  • 3 Meals a Day
  • English