A Short Everest Trek is a dream trekking to explore closely the world’s highest peak Mt Everest Massif (8848m), Splendor Mountains, Himalayan region, alpine forest, and cultural and natural beauty of Khumbu region in Nepal within short period of time. Short Everest Trek is one of the most loved, famous treks In Nepal for those who are very busy, have very limited time for trekking, and dream to be in Everest region of Nepal.

This trek is an ideal and ranked as easiest treks of Nepal full of fun, adventure and natural glory takes place in Khumbu region, the land of Himalayas. This opulent journey lets to explore flamboyant natural and cultural beauty of Khumbu, provides lifetime experience to enjoy incredible landscapes, breath taking views of the summit of the world, Mt Everest, and other dazzling mountains right in front of you. There is low risk of suffering from altitude sickness so anyone with low physical endurance capacity can also opt out for this trek.

Short Everest Trek begins flight from Kathmandu to Lukla, the world’s highest airport. As you fly over the over the beautiful hills, parallel to mountainous ranges lets you indulge in to natural wilderness and lands to Lukla Airport also know as (Tenjing & Hillary Airport).  Trek starts through the trails taking you to ethnic Sherpa villages all the way to Khumbu lets you experience mountainous lifestyle with the local people.  Walking through the Rhododendron forests, pines forest, via suspension bridges, Stupas, Gumbas, Colorful prayer flages, steep ridge lines always enthralls you every moment in  your journey.  Throughout the journey, you will see soaring Himalayas, beautiful mountains, alpine vegetation, spectacular landscape, pristine blue water running rivers, Stupas, Gumbas, Colorful prayer flages glacier lakes keep amaze you and offer you exceptional experience in lifetime. 


  • Lukla Airport (the highest airport – kwon as (Tenzing & Hillari Airport
  • Popular Namche Bazaar – Sherpa village and gate way to Mt Everest
  • Beautiful Mountains: Ama Dablam, Lhoste, Nuptse and the Mt Everest
  • Everest View Hotel at the altitude of 3962m 
  • Magnificent views of the Mount Everest, elegant splendor 
  • Trekking through Dudh Koshi, Imja River Valley, Temboche (the oldest budhist monasty of Khumbu)
  • Sagarmatha National Park – UNESCO world heritage site (home to many creatures: musk deer, red panda, snow leopard, Himalayan black bear, Himalayan Munal martens and many more)

Trekking Difficulties 

  • Short Everest Trek is short, an easy trek and suitable for all of them who have short time in their hand and life dream to experience close view of the highest peak of the world Mt Everest 
  • This trek suitable for both inexperience, beginners and professional trekkers 
  • Anyone with Average fitness can complete this trek however mentally and physically one needs to be fit is required. 
  • Preparations such as regular exercise before trek is advised
  • Professional guides will guide the trek with utmost caution and safety. Other requirements and guidelines will be fully advised by expert before trek starts. 

Best time and season for this trekking 

  • Normally all seasons suitable for this trekking however the best seasons: spring seasons (March to May) and Autumn seasons (September to November)
  • Spring season (March to May) – makes trails beautiful and vibrant with blooming flowers and green forest 
  • Autumn Seasons 9September to November) offers better mountain views, less perspiration and humidity.

Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu, Nepal 

Arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport, our pleasant representative will meet & greet and transferred to hotel.  Check in to hotel, relax and stay overnight at Kathmandu.  

Day 02: Kathmandu to Lukla Flight and trek to Phakding 

Breakfast, briefing about flight and trekking for the day by professional guide, transferred to Tribhuwan International Airport and you will fly to Lukla 2800m altitude (the highest airport in Nepal) and Phakding 2652m. Your flight time will fly over the soaring hills, mountains around 35m to Lukla and start trekking to Phakding  8 kgm (3hrs), a beautiful Himalayan settlement located at the edge of Dudh Koshi River Vallely of Khumbu. You will see an eye-catching view of Kusum Kanguru Peak, elegant other mountains, wonderful landscapes on the way to Phakding. You will stay at guesthouse at Phakding enjoying local dinner. 

Day 03: Phakding to Namche Bazar –(6-7hours)

Breakfast, start your adventure for 7 hours from Phakding to Monjo (distance 11-13km) 3440m altitude, a gateway to the Sagarmatha National Park. Along the way, you will pass thick woodlands of pine and rhododendrons lets you dive into the amazing beauty of the untapped high altitude Himalaya’s region. You will also pass small Sherpa settlements as Jorsale, Tok Tok, cross Dugh Koshi River via suspension bridge and hike uphill towards the popular Himalayan town and next destination Namche Bazaar, a gateway to Mt Everest basecamp and historic trading post between Nepalese and Tibetan traders. You will stay at guesthouse at Namche Bazar, enjoy dinner and stay overnight. 

Day 04: Namche Bazaar – Day hike (Everest View Hotel and Khumjung)

Today is reserved day for acclimatization to adjust with high altitude in the region. Namche Bazaar is wonderful Himalayan town of Khumbu, from Namche, you will have amazing views of world’s highest peak Mt Everest and neighboring beautiful Himalayan peaks such as Thamserku, Ama Dablam, Kongdi Ri. You will visit the Sherpa Culture Museum and the Everest Photo Gallery. Further more, you can hike upto the Syanboche Airstrip located above the Namche Bazaar. From Syamboche, one can have spectacular view of Namche Bazaar along with the other Himalayan peaks and lustrous surrounding area. Then you will trek to the most popular “the Everest View Hotel” from where you will have close magnificent view of Mt Everest and enjoy Himalayan beauties in a close distance. You will stay at guesthouse in “the Everest View Hotel”, have delicious dinner and stay overnight. 

Day 05: Namche to Lukla – 7-8 hours 

Now the time has come to say bye bye to Mt Everest and Namche Bazaar, with the farewell, you will head back to Lukla from Namche. As you pass Chortens, Mani Walls and Gompas, crossing Dudh Koshi River via Suspension bridges offer you unforgettable memories in your lifetime.  Passing  Cheplung, You will arrive Lukla, enjoy dinner and stay overnight at Lukla. 

Day 06: Lukla to Kathmandu by flight 

Time to say good-bye Lukla, you will have short flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. Once again you will see amazing view of Himalaya peaks, forest and landscapes before you land at Kathmandu. After 35 minutes, you will land at Kathmandu, will be transferred to hotel, have dinner and stay overnight.

Day 07: Farewell and Departure 

Today is to say goodbye to Kathmandu, all local known and unknown friends and Nepal, you will be transferred in to Tribhuwan International Airport on time as per your flight schedule. Finally you will farewell Nepal, and fly back to your home with outmost unforgettable memories. 

Trip Profile Description
Price : £ 1200
Duration : 7 Days
Accommodation : Hotel
Transportation : Private car, Bus
Seasons : All
Size : min 2 person
Starting Point : Kathmandu, Capital City of Nepal
  • Airport transfers with ground transports in private vehicle
  • Two nights' accommodation including breakfast at a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu sightseeing visit including all entry fees and tour guideFull board meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner and tea/coffee  ) during the trek Round trip flight (Kathmandu – Lukla and Lukla – Kathmandu) 
  • TIMS (Trekkers' Information Management System) Fee, Government taxes & office service charge
  •  Permit fee to Sagarmatha National Park (Please bring 2 passport size photos for permit)
  • First aid medical kit
  • Team T - shirt, trekking map, trip achievement certificate, down jacket (if required), duffle bag, and sleeping bag (if required)
  • One guide (highly experienced, helpful and friendly), porter(s) (1 porter for 2 people/trekkers) and food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and accidental insurance for all staff
  • Seasonal fruits during the trek
  • The best twin sharing lodge (in the area) with attached bathroom (hot shower at Lukla, Phakding and Namche) during the trek,
  • Travel insurance
  • International airfare 
  • Meals not specified in the itinerary
  • Cold drinks (coke, water, fanta, dew etc.)
  • Snacks and other personal expenses
  • Nepal entry visa which can be obtained easily at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. (Recently taken 2 copies of passport-size photos are needed)
  • Hot shower during the trek (except Phakding, Namche and Lukla)

Trekking accessories  

  • Duffle bag
  • water bottle
  • sleeping bag 
  • gloves 
  • pole stick 
  • sunglasses
  • waterproof cover 
  • toiletries 
  • Vitamin pills
  • Iodine / chloride tablets for treating local water
  • Small rucksack 
  • Camera 
  • Headlamp/torch  and spare batteries 
  • Suncream: 30+ SPF 
  • Towel  
  • Plastic bags
  • GPS unit, altimeter, binoculars etc 
  • Medicines: Recommended - Anti-diarrheal medication - Plasters

Trekking wears 

  • Light and warm clothing 
  • 1 or 2 cotton t-shirts and a jumper
  • 2 pairs of trousers.
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Rain pants, waterproof/ breathable pants 
  • Fleece jacket 
  • Long sleeved seater 
  • Walking boots / shoes and socks 
  • Water bottle 
  • Warm and light-weight sleeping bag
  • Head lamp / torch and batteries 
  • Sun hat 
  • Warm woolly hat 
  • Medicines: Recommended - Anti-diarrheal medication - Plasters
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