Monastery Circuit Trek route covers the areas of lower Khumbu region, which is a mixed inhabited place of Sherpa and other ethnic groups. Khumbu is the home of Mount Everest and other beautiful peaks, and is one of the 50 famous mountain tourism sites in the world. This area has been decorated by the wonderful glacial lakes, rich biodiversity, unique culture,lifestyle, language and the traditional costume of different ethnic groups. Although Buddhism is the dominant religion in the area, Khumbu region is home to many ancient monasteries as well. During this trekking travellers will mostly explore Kurima, Jhylsa, Thupten Choling, Maratika, Kikidhung and en-route many more monasteries.