Everest Panorama trekking is easier than any other trekking routes in the Everest region. This trekking route covers half of the way of Everest base camp trekking itself. For those who want to see the glimpses of Everest without having reached to the base camp are highly rewarded with this trekking option. A good Sherpa community, culture and religion added with the romance of natural sceneries are the highlights of this trek. It can also be taken as a preparation of longer and strenuous trekking routes whether that is inside Nepal or outside.
Day 01: Arrival to Kathmandu. Transfer to the hotel in Kathmandu. Evenings are generally allowed free to shop around at your own. Overnight in hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu. The sightseeing in Kathmandu on this day includes sightseeing in Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Swayambhunath Stupa, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath Stupa etc. overnight in Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla. The Flight to Lukla is wonderful, passing above the mountains; the landing is an exciting moment in almost inclined airport where one end is 60 mtrs higher than the other. Start hiking along the Dudh Koshi to stay overnight in Phakding (2600 mtrs.). You will encounter the first procession of Yaks carrying the goods and creating temporary roadblocks while you are on your way. Yaks, Sheeps, Mule and horses are major transport mean in the region.
Day 04: Trekking from Phakding to Namche Bazaar. Continue walking along the Dudh Koshi to reach the Namche Bazaar. This famous trade center of the region is facilitated much than the other villages of the region. The Saturday market in Namche bazaar remains one of the important venues for the villagers to gather for need of home appliances, goods, clothes. Overnight in Namche bazaar (3440 mtrs.).
Day 05: Free day in Namche bazaar to allow acclimatization. Explore around the places. Overnight in Namche.
Day 06: Trekking from Namche bazaar to Tengboche. The real romance of being in the Everest region starts on this day. The Dudh Koshi River is far below while Giant white snow mountains are in front of you including Thamserku (6623 mtrs.), Ama Dablam, Katenga Mountain and Even Everest (8848 mtrs.). Way through Rhodondren forest, along many Mani walls, Rivers with suspension bridges let you forget all the plains of walking ups and downs on this day. Overnight in Tengboche (3860mtrs.). Religiously, Tengboche is important site of the region with the most famous Tengboche monastery. The monastery was destroyed by earthquake frequently and re-built.
Day 07: Trekking back from Tengboche to Namche bazaar. Overnigth back at Namche Bazaar.
Day 08: Retrace the way back to Lukla. Overnight in Lukla (2804 mtrs.).
Day 09: Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu. The whole day is allowed free in Kathmandu.
Day 10: Free time in Kathmandu. Shopping in Kathmandu.
Day 11: Free morning, drive to the airport for onward flight in the afternoon.