Sagarmatha National Park

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  • Last Updated on Jul 4, 2024

Sagarmatha National Park is a famous park in Nepal, listed in UNESCO World Heritage Site which is home to Mount Everest also called ‘Sagarmatha’ in Nepali, the tallest mountain in the world. The park is in the eastern part of Nepal, in the Solukhumbu District which covers an area of 1,148 square kilometers. The Sagarmatha Park was established in 1976. It has beautiful valleys, rivers, and glaciers.

The Khumbu Glacier, which climbers pass on their way to Everest Base Camp, is one of the major glaciers in the Sagarmatha National Park. Khumbu Glacier is one of the largest glacier in the world and a prominent geographical feature in the Everest region of Nepal. Located within Sagarmatha National Park, Khumbu Glacier stretches over approximately 14 kilometers (8.7 miles) from its origin near the Everest Base Camp to the Khumbu Icefall. Khumbu Glacier starts at an elevation of about 7,600 meters (24,900 feet) and descends down to around 4,900 meters (16,100 feet) near Everest Base Camp.

And, other glaciers found in Sagarmatha National Park are Imja, Ngozumpa and Lhotse. Imja Glacier is located in the Everest region of Nepal, within Sagarmatha National Park which is one of the largest glaciers in the Everest region. Ngozumpa Glacier is situated in the Solu-Khumbu region of Nepal, also within Sagarmatha National Park which is extended for approximately 36 kilometers (22 miles). Lhotse Glacier is situated in the Everest region, adjacent to Mount Lhotse, the fourth highest mountain in the world.

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Besides Mount Everest,

there are other high mountains in Sagarmatha National Park. Some of these mountains are:

  • Lhotse (8,516 meters)

  • Nuptse (7,861 meters)
  • Ama Dablam (6,812 meters)
  • Thamserku (6,608 meters)
  • Pumori (7,161 meters)

Sagarmatha National Park is not just about mountains. It also has rich wildlife and unique plants. The park’s plants change with altitude. At lower levels, you’ll find pine and hemlock forests. As you go higher, there are fir, juniper, birch and rhododendron. Above the tree line, there are alpine shrubs and meadows. The park is home to many animals including the endangered snow leopard, red panda, and musk deer and Himalayan tahr. There are also over 118 species of birds, such as the Himalayan monal and blood pheasant. The park is also home to the Sherpa people, known for their mountaineering skills and rich culture. Visitors can learn about Sherpa culture by visiting their villages, such as Namche Bazzar and Tengboche, which are stops on the way to Everest Base Camp.

The Sagarmatha National Park offers many adventure activities, like trekking, hiking, and peak climbing. The Everest Base Camp trek is one of the most famous treks in the world, taking about 12-14 days. Everest Base Camp Trek goes through Sagarmatha National Park, providing trekkers with stunning views and a chance to see local wildlife and Sherpa culture.

Adventure Activities in Sagarmatha National Park

There are many exciting activities to do in Sagarmatha National Park. Some of them are:

  1. Everest Base Camp Trek: This is a famous trek where people walk to Everest Base Camp. The trek rakes about 12-14 days, Trekkers see beautiful views of the mountains and visit Sherpa villages. They also get to see the Khumbu Glacier. Most of this trek is inside Sagarmatha National Park.  Trekkers will experience the park’s natural beauty and wildlife.
  2. Peak Climbing: For those who want more adventure, there are smaller peaks to climb. Island Peak (6,189 meters) and Lobuche Peak (6,119 meters) are popular choices. Climbing these peaks is challenging yet worthwhile. Island Peak and Lobuche Peak are within Sagarmatha National Park, offering stunning views and a chance to climb in a protected area.
  3. Hiking and Trekking: Besides the Everest Base Camp trek, there are many other trails in the park. Hikers can visit places like Gokyo Lakes and the Cho La Pass. These trails offer stunning views and a chance to see local wildlife like the snow leaopard and red panda. All these hikes are within Sagarmatha National Park which ensures a beautiful and safe environment.
  4. Cultural Visits: The Park is home to the Sherpa people, known for their mountaineering skills. Visitors can learn about Sherpa culture visit monasteries, and see how the Sherpas live. Visiting Sherpa villages like Namche Bazaar and Tengboche is a key part of the trekking experience in Sagarmatha National Park.
  5. Mountain expedition: Sagarmatha national park is a home of the highest mountain. High mountain expedition on mount everest, mount amadablam, mount lhotse, lobuche peak and many more. 

Climate and Best Time to Visit

Climate: The Park has a range of climates, from temperate in the lower areas to arctic at the highest points. The weather can be predictable, with significant temperature changes.
Best Time to Visit: The best times to visit are during the pre-monsoon (March to May) and post-monsoon (September to November) seasons. During these times, the weather is usually clear and stable offering the best views and trekking conditions.

National Park of Nepal

  1. Chitwan National Park
  2. Sagarmatha National Park
  3. Bardia National Park
  4. Langtang National Park
  5. Rara National Park
  6. Shey Phoksundo National Park
  7. Khaptad National Park
  8. Makalu Barun National Park
  9. Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park
  10. Banke National Park
  11. Parsa National Park
  12. Shuklaphanta National Park
  13. Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve
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