Welcome to Sagarmatha National ParkSagarmatha National Park extends over an area of 1,148 square kilometers of the Himalayan ecological zone in Khumbu region of Nepal. The Park includes the upper catchments areas of the Dudhkoshi and Bhotehoshi Rivers and is largely composed of rugged terrain and gorges of the high Himalayas, ranging from 2,845m at Monjo to the top of the world's highest peak- Sagarmatha at 8,848m above the sea level. Other peaks above 6,000m are Lhotse, Cho Oyu, Thamserku, Nuptse, Amadablam and Pumori. The famed Sherpa people, whose lives are interwoven with the teachings of Buddhism, live in the region. The renowned Tengboche and other monasteries are common gathering places to celebrate religious festivals such as Dumje and Mane Rumdu. Tengboche, Thame, Khumjung and Pangboche are some other famous monasteries of this region. For its superlative natural characteristics, UNESCO has enlisted SNP as a World Heritage Site in 1979.
Chief Conservation Officer
हिमाली तथा पहाडी संरक्षित क्षेत्रभित्र साहसिक पर्यटकीय सेवाहरु संचालन गर्ने सम्बन्धी कार्यविधि २०६७
Sagarmatha National Park (SNP), established in 1976 is one of the pioneer protected areas of Nepal. The park was inscribed as world heritage property in 1979 because of its superlative and exceptional natural beauty, which is embedded in the vivid mountains, glaciers, deep valleys and majestic peaks including the world’s highest peak, Mt. Everest. The Gokyo and the associated wetlands, the wetlands of global significance, also lie within Park.
Everest.mountain which lies in Sagarmatha National Park.Every year many mountaineers come from all over the globe to climb this world highest peak of altitude 8,848 m (29,028 ft), Every one knows that first of all Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay climbed Mount Everest in 1953 AD.