Everest Region

Mount Everest is the highest point on the planet which is situated at the elevation of 8848 metres from the sea level. Mount Everest is located in Sagarmatha national park of Everest region, the mountain remains as a declaration to the spirit of humankind and their endeavour to overcome nature’s Obstacles. Among the 14 highest mountains above 8000 metres in the world, 8 of them surprisingly located in Nepal. The mount Everest is named after Sir George Everest, the British surveyor-general on India.

Everest is known as Chomoulungma in Tibet and Sagarmatha in Nepal. Newry and New Zeeland Sir Edmund Hillary and Nepali Tenzing Norgay Sherpa step the first foot on the top of the world with height 8848 m in May 29, 1953 from the Southeast Ridge course. Then after, Junko Tabei turned into the first lady summit Everest from of the south East edge. Nepali Appa Sherpa holds the records of most Everest rising with 18 times. Likewise, sherchan Nepali Min Bahadur is the oldest climber of the Mount Everest who summit at the age of 77. Ms. Lakpa Sherpa is the main lady to summit Everest thrice.

Mount Everest has been calling to trekkers and climbers since the first showed up in the telescopes of mountain surveyors, and the trails that ascend through the foothills of the world’s highest mountain still offer the absolute challenging trekking in Nepal. The area of Solu and Khumbu have been widely modernized for trekking, well maintained trails with abundant hotels and lodges.