The region is famous for its stunning natural beauty, unique Sherpa culture, and challenging mountain treks. Popular treks include the Everest Base Camp Trek and the Gokyo Lakes Trek. The Sherpa people living in the region are known for their mountaineering skills and cultural traditions. The region is also home to several monasteries and religious sites, including the Tengboche Monastery. The Nepalese government and local communities are working to promote sustainable tourism in the area.