The Everest region (also called the Khumbu region) is the most popular region for Nepal Trekking. Mt. Everest (8,848m), the highest peak in the world, lies in this region. It is bounded up by the Sagarmatha National Park. It is a home of numerous 8,000 meters peaks, Lakes, Glaciers, flora and fauna. The Himalayan views include Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Lhotse Shar, Cho Oyu, Makalu, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Nuptse and others.
Almost the treks in Everest are strenuous. They go through the Sherpa settlements, who are the leaders of the Himalayas. The Everest Trekking is also popular to explore the Sherpa cultures, monasteries, hospitality and traditions. Their culture is influenced by the Tibetan Buddhism. Everest base camp, Gokyo Lake, Everest three passes are some of the popular treks in Everest. Mani Rimdu festival is the most popular festival in Everest.
Trekking in the Everest region requires good physical fitness and acclimatization. to get rid of acute mountain sickness, it helps a lot. Adventure Bound recommends you to have an extra day as contingency day so that if you miss the flight, you will not have to miss your flight or miss some important programs.