Everest Region is also widely popular as the Khumbu region. The region of Mount Everest, it is located northeast of Nepal. Bordering with Tibet, Everest is well known for its elevation ranging from low at 3300 meters and high at 8848 meters (world’s highest elevation) above the sea level. Homage to the famous Sherpa and unique Rai communities, the Everest has the famous Sagarmatha National Park too. Several Buddhist monasteries and the Mani walls are also the part of the area. Vibrant local villages having unique cultures and the traditions is a beauty of the region. The living style of the local are unique and something interesting to watch.
Everest region is famous for the varieties of the trekking and expeditions. The most famous trekking inside Khumbu region are;
- Everest Base Camp Trek
- Everest Gokyo Lakes Trek
- Everest Sunrise Trek
- Three High Passes Trek
- Gokyo Lakes and Everest Base Camp Trek
- Likewise, the home of the high mountains including Mount Everest. The famous expedition that Everest region offers are;
- Mount Everest Expedition
- Lhotse Expedition
- Cho Oyu Expedition
- Mount Pumori Expedition
- Mera Peak Climbing
- Island Peak Climbing
- Lobuche Peak Climbing and more.
Everest region is also the home for some of the endangered wildlife that includes snow leopard and Himalayan musk deer. Blue sheep and several birds can be found in this region as well. The Dudhkoshi and Bhotekoshi river are two of the big rivers inside the valley. The trip inside Everest region is more than a trek or an adventure. The trips around Khumbu are a life-changing experience. Upon completing the trip in Everest, it readies every single to accept the challenges the life poses.
In the most of the trekking routes of Everest region, you can find good teahouses. Whereas, the expedition should be done in the tented camps. There is no such means of transportation available inside the region. Up from Lukla, the transportation ways are, the human porters, yaks, mules and the chopper only. Being so remote, this region actually has nice food and accommodation facilities though. Not much faster but the region also has the internet connectivity in most of the trek routes.
The best time to travel inside Khumbu region is spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November). Although tripping in the months of winter (December to February) are also doable. Although, the months of monsoon (June to August) is not recommended due to the heavy rainfall.
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