Everest Region- Khumbu, one of the popular trekking trails in Nepal is located on the lap of the world’s highest peak (Mt. Everest 8848m). It was opened in 1950 to fulfill the dreams of foreigners to enjoy trekking and expedition in this region. Every year, 75% tourist visit Nepal by a desire to see the world’s highest mountain (Mt. Everest 8848m). Eight of the world's 14 peaks above 8000m are located in Nepal.It is called the home land of Sherpa people who have their own identity throughout the world for mountaineering and tourism sector. This region is pretty huge where you can observe Sherpa’s unique culture, very old Buddhist monasteries, different sorts of flora and fauna along with the massive view of snow-capped mountains. There are different trails to trek in this region from short to long and easy to difficult. The longest trails are Jiri Everest trek and Arun Valley trek.
This region offers different types of trek for you. For example, Everest Base Camp Trek, Gokyo Ri, Gokyo Chola Pass Trek, Kala Pathar Trek, Three pass Trek, Mera Trek, Arun Valley Trek, Everest Panoramic Trek and much more on the basis of your choice. You can have the feeling of being in a paradise as you get in foot hill of world’s crown Mt.Everest) The great hospitality of Sherpa people, comfortable tea houses and well maintained trails make this region more suitable for trekkers.Having many refreshing climates one after another,the best season for trekking in Everest Region is autumn and spring.By then,becoming clearer the sky and temperatures at higher elevation also becomes bearable along with picturesque view of the whole khumbu Valley.
You have four or five options to start the trek for Everest region. Firstly, you can fly directly Kathmandu to Lukla.Secondly, you can fly to Tumlingtar and then start the Arun Valley Trek.Thirdly, you can go by bus or private transportation from Kathmandu to Jiri or Salleri and the last one is do the Rolwaling trek and then cross Tashi Lapcha Pass.