Trekking in Nepal
Everest region is very popular trekking destination of Nepal where large numbers of trekkers around the world want to go frequently because of the unbelievable beauty and attraction of world’s highest mountains and unique Sherpa culture and religion. There are several trekking routes in Everest region where trekkers can get chance to explore the natural and cultural beauty. Trekking routes of Everest region are diverse it has most challenging and adventurous treks to soft and romantic treks. If the trekkers want to go challenging and adventurous trekking in the Everest region upper part trekking routes of Everest region are perfect for them and if the trekkers want to go soft and romantic family trekking in the Everest region lower part trekking routes are best for them. Some of the popular trekking routes of Everest region are Everest base camp trek, Everest view trek, Everest three high passes trek, Gokyo- Chola pass and Everest base cap trek, Everest base camp- Kala Pattar trek, Geri to Everest base camp trek, Everest high passes and Island peak trek and Gokyo valley trek.
Everest region trekking is famous for the striking views of towering snowy peaks. During Everest region trek trekkers are rewarded by the stunning glimpse of the beautiful mountains of the region such as Everest (8848m.), Shishapangma (8035m.), Cho Oyu (8201m.), Lhotse (8516m.), Amadablam (6812m.), Nuptse (7855m.), Island (6189m.), Mera (6476m.), Gosainthan (8013m.), Kongde Himal (6200m.), Thamserku (6430m.) and Khumbila (5761m.). Beside the stunning glimpse of the beautiful towering snowy peaks Everest region is also popular for its important flora and fauna. Most of the trekking routes go through the Sagarmatha national park which is famous for attractive flora because it has pine and hemlock forest at lower altitudes, juniper, birch and rhododendron forests at mid elevations and scrub and alpine plant at high altitude. These varieties flora of Sagarmatha national park attracts all the eyes of the all trekkers. Moreover this national park is also famous different kinds of rare and non rare wildlife such as Thar, Goral, Serow, Musk deer, Black bear, Weasels, Martens, Mouse hare, Jackals and Langur so during Everest region trekking trekkers can collect thrilling experience by making encounter with these wild animals. Beside its natural attraction Everest region trekking is famous for local culture and festivals. Sherpa people are the main inhabitants of this region.
These people follow Buddhist religion and live their own unique life style with their own culture and festivals. Trekking routes of Everest region pass the important typical villages of Sherpa where trekkers can know and experience the Sherpa culture and religion. Moreover, in Everest region there are numerous colorful Monasteries, Gompas, Chörtens and Mani walls which will give the sacred feeling to the trekkers. To sum up Everest region trekking is popular in terms of nature, culture, religion and wild life.