Best Places To See Everest

  • Updated on Feb 15, 2024
  • Rugged Trails Nepal

The Mount Everest view trek or tours become a lifetime trip for people all around the world. Some people take a moderately challenging journey to Everest Base Camp for 14 days, others just take an hour's flight or by helicopter to Everest Base Camp. Following in the footsteps of the Everest Summiteers from Lukla is always the best choice for adventure lovers.

Many people got confused about the Everest view from Annapurna Region. Annapurna Region's views are totally different, and Everest is another part of the world. The clear answer, is that from Pokhara or during the Annapurna Region Trek, we can't see Mt. Everest!

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Why trek to Mt. Everest Base Camp?

  • That’s the Haven for many dreamers and truly the most amazing place on earth, even if it's difficult to be there. 

There are many records and events that have been held at Everest Base Camp. Recently, Nepal created history by hosting the first fashion show at the highest elevation. The first-ever fashion show at (5340 M) 17519.69 ft. created a new Guinness world record for hosting an event at that elevation. 

How do I see the Roof of the World, Everest? Best View of Mount Everest From Nepal

We are giving some of the best options and places to see Everest, whether it's trekking, short hiking, flying, or by car. As we mentioned above, trekking is most popular in Nepal to see Everest, and thousands of people come to Nepal to trek to Everest Base Camp. Let's talk about the trekking packages that are most popular just for Everest. 

Trekking in Nepal to see Everest all the time. 

Short Everest View Trek up to Namche. 

In the Everest region, the shortest way to experience the footsteps of climbers, sherpa cultures, monasteries, and obviously the mountains with the iconic peak of Everest is to trek to Namche Bazar. The shortest trek to see Everest will be 4 days from Kathmandu to Kathmandu. On this short trek to Namche, we can see Mt. Everest and many other Himalayan peaks. Trekking itself is moderately easy and doesn't require previous trekking experience. Rugged Trails Nepal has listed 2 short trekking packages to see Everest, and one trek package covers Everest View and Tengboche Monastery too. If you are ready for this trek, click on the below image to get more details about it. 

Gokyo Lake Trek or Gokyo Ri Viewpoint Trek.

It depends on the length of your holidays Gokyo Lakes, or Gokyo Ri Trek, is another great viewpoint to see Mt. Everest. Most of our customers who had done Everest Base Camp Trek via Gokyo Lakes loved Gokyo Ri than the Base Camp. Reaching Everest Base Camp means leaving your footprints, as well as a live image of Base Camp and how and where people start their expedition for months. The 11-Day Gokyo Valley Trek is not just about the Everest peak, but you will be surprised by the beautiful lakes, the typical lifestyle of the Sherpa people, valleys, mountains, and the panoramic viewpoint of Gokyo Ri. Go and see with your own eyes and share your experience with others to inspire others to be at this place. To book the trip and get more details, click on the image below. 

Everest Base Camp Trek

Without a doubt, the Everest Base Camp Trek is the most popular trek in the world. There are many dreamers who are still thinking and urging themselves to do this trek. Thousands of customers have successfully completed the trek with Rugged Trails Nepal, just a few people couldn't complete it with various conditions. The Everest Base Camp becomes a spiritual destination for many people since we believe that God lives in the Himalayas. Therefore, our Everest Base Camp Yoga Trek is the most popular adventure yoga trek in Nepal. The Everest Base Camp Trek can be done in 12 days, 14 days, and 16 days. For more details about the trek, click on the below image.

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Everest Circuit Trek (High Passes Trek)

Everest Circuit Trek or Everest 3 high passes trek is one of the challenging treks in the Everest Region. This 3 high passes trek is not just famous for Everest but with challenging passes, best viewpoints, Khumbu Glaciers, Sherpa Culture, and the historical Monasteries. Renjo La pass is the best viewpoint on this trek to see the Panoramic Himalayan ranges including Mt. Everest. Everest Circuit Trek is strenuous but not technical and must be physically fit and must have previous trekking/hiking experiences. Renjo La pass (5338m), Chola La pass(5368m), and Kongma La Pass (5535m) is the major highlights and passes on this trek. If you are ready for a challenging trek then get more info about this trek and book with our highly experienced mountain guides.

Pikey Peak Trek

Without taking any flights or flying to Lukla airport we can see Everest and this Pikey Trek is recently opened trek in the lower Khumbu area. Those who have done this trek and experienced it from their own eyes are not disappointed with the views. Some of our customers who did Pikey Peak trek after Everest Base Camp loved this trek and say the best trek and has more mountain range covered. Some even surprised and says that Everest's view is better than Everest base camp trek. We would like to say that every trekking routes and area have its own character and diverse with many things so Pikey Peak is another better option to see Everest including other world's tallest mountain peaks. This Trek can be customized and has many routes so get in touch with Rugged Trails Nepal experts to create your own plan.

Hiking Trip To See Everest From Kathmandu

Those who haven't done the trek in Everest Region or don't have an idea about the mountain ranges can simply point out any peak as an Everest. It's serious because some agencies 10 $ 20 $ hiking trip guides are beginners and imagine in that amount they cover everything which is not a quality service.

Well, we talked about the most popular treks in Nepal to see Everest but there is a place in Kathmandu where we can see Everest within a few hrs drive or Hike. From Kathmandu, we can see Everest but we need to do a Day Hike to Nagarkot or a cable car ride to Chandragiri Hills. It's only possible if the weather is very clear and the morning time is always good. If you carry a binocular or wide lens camera you can see a clear image of Everest. 

Mountain Flight to See Everest

1 Hr Mount Everest's flight from Kathmandu is the best way to see Mt. Everest within few minutes. We ensured the window seat on the plane and you will see amazingly wonderful mountains that are over 8000 meters, for example, Cho-Oyu, Shisha Pangma, Mt. Everest, and Lhotse. The Everest flight starts at 6;00 in the morning and the Everest will be 20miles from your window. Get your space with Rugged Trails Nepal at an affordable price and best caring in the morning.

Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour with Landing

This is something a luxury trip and the wallet damage will be quite a lot than the Everest flight. A day trip to Everest Base Camp from Kathmandu is becoming the most popular trip package that wants to be at the home of Everest. Almost 3 to 4 hrs Everest Helicopter tour package covers pickup from your hotel to the airport and charter flight to experience and flying over the world's tallest mountain peaks. Rugged Trails Nepal arrange group sharing Helicopter Tour from Kathmandu to Everest Base Camp. For more details about the trip click below or email us and directly reach us by WhatsApp.

Drive-tour to See Mt Everest

Besides Nagarkot hiking and Chandra Giri Hills, another best place is to take a jeep drive tour to Dhap Village. Dhap and Pataley Village are in the lower Solu Khumbu district. The place is always a pikey peak trek starting point, but for those who don't want to trek and just want to see Everest, Pataley Village is the best option. Rugged Trails Nepal hasn't listed the trip name, but we arrange this trip on request. 2 days are required for this trip, but we suggest at least 3 days with 1 day of extra rest because 2 full days will be driving. Get in touch with our experts to get more details about the trip.