SAGARMATHA (MT EVEREST) NATIONAL PARK, NEPAL
Residents: 7,000 Sherpas
Domestic Visitors: Not Available
International Visitors: Over 25,000 (2010, UNESCO)
The Sagarmatha National Park is home to the world famous Sherpas and the highest point on the planet.
With seven peaks over 6,000 meters and its deep gorges and river valleys this enormous awe-inspiring landscape is truly impressive.
Available for download - a report like no other
We're delighted to release this report on tourism and wellbeing in Nepal's iconic Sagarmatha (Mt Everest) National Park. The report contrasts tourism, development and change over the last 30 years, drawing upon settlement and household data sets collected between 1993 and 2022.
An accompanying technical report presenting more detailed findings and recommendations from the Happiness Index survey deployment, is also available for download.