Ii is being really famous because there are so many safe and comfortable lodges along the way at every settlements that’s why it is suit for all kind of trekkers. This classical trekking is also known as a khumbu Everest trekking as it is safe and such a unbelievable scenario and also bring you amazing cultural/religious experience with Local Sherpa people and afford you majestic views of high mountains in the world including: Mt. Everest (Sagarmatha), Lotse,Thamserku, Nuptse and Ama Dablam .
A Glimpse of Everest trek begins with an amazing flight over the Himalayas into Lukla. The relatively easy path then leads onto to Namche Bazaar (the gateway to Mount Everest) Through Phakding village, monjo and jorsalle.
After Namche bazaar when you Ascend about 1 and half hours than you can experience the ancient village of Sherpa people called Khumjung (3780m) and khunde. Here you can witness agriculture that has barely changed in the last two hundred years. Yaks are found here grazing in the alpine meadows and the local school, built by Sir Edmund Hillary, educates the Sherpa children. Your senses will come fully alive with the lively villages, ancient monasteries and its friendly Sherpa people, whose hearts are said to be as big as the surrounding mountains. You can then explore Tangboche monastery.
If you visit in October/November time you may be lucky enough to experience the Mani Rimdu festival belongs to Buddism at Tangbuche monsatory. This is the most important festival of the Sherpa people and many tourists visit every year to witness the nine days of festivities. There are 16 dances with comical sketches in between, chanting and meditation. The festival ends with the monks performing the masked dance. This displays the defeat of demons and the initiation of Buddhism to Tibet.
DAY 1: Arrive Kathmandu city( Capital of Nepal)
I will meet you at Tribhuban international Airport Kathmandu and transfer you to the respective Hotel. If you have some time after arriving in Kathmandu you can explore Kathmandu city with your guide .
Overnight: Kathmandu Hotel
DAY 2: Discover Kathmandu Tour
Kathmandu is a cultural .religious and historical city bursting with energy. Your guide will take you on a Kathmandu valley tour exploring the classic areas such as Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath(Monkey temple) and Pashupatinath temple.
Overnight: Kathmandu Hotel,
DAY 3: Flight to Lukla (2860m) and Trek to Phakding (2610m)
After a car/taxi drive to the domestic airport Kathmandu, you will board to the plane for a insane 30 minute flight to Tenzing Hillary airport, Lukla. Try to Sit on the left hand side of the plane for spectacular snow cap mountain views.
After a cup of tea at Lukla about 3 hours walking brings you to Phakding village. It is small Sherpa village situated at the bottom of high green mountains and on side there is beautiful Dhud koshi river.
Walking duration: 3 hours, 200 meter descent
Overnight: Phakding village (B, L, D)
DAY 4: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3450m)
There are so many snow cap mountain around you already and the scenic walking through some Sherpa villages, suspension bridges and on your way to Namche a last climb brings the welcome sights of Namche Bazar.
Walking duration: 5-6 hours, 840 meter ascent, 100m descent
Overnight: Namche Bazaar(B, L, D)
DAY 5: Namche Acclimatisation Day
Acclimatisation day means you are adjusting for ensuring a successful trek so Your guide will take you on a sight walk to Hotel Everest View or Army view point it is short walk but beautiful view without stress and and afternoon is free to relax,
Walking duration: 2 hours, 460m ascent/descent
Overnight: Namche Bazaar (B, L, D)
DAY 6: Trek to Tengboche Monastery (3890m)
You have to continue your walk to Tangbuche and their beautiful and peaceful monastery .you can see some suspension bridge, pine forest, dry and dust up hill and down hill after crossing the bridge at Funki thaga. where you ahve to show your permit at army check port before you climb.
Tengboche is the largest Buddies monastery in Nepal occupying on a high mountain with views in all directions. If you are interested You can attend a monks prayer ceremony in the evening or morning.
Walking duration: 4-5 hours, 750 meter ascent, 350m descent
Overnight: Tangboche (B, L, D)
DAY 7: Trek to Namche (3450m)
A lovely day of walking through pine forest, Sherpa farming, waterfalls, and rivers takes you back to Namche bazaar which is such a lovely nest of Everest region and it is alos a trade centre of upper part of this region.
Walking duration: 5 hours, 440meter descent
Overnight: Nmache bazar (B, L, D)
DAY 8: Trek to Lukla (2860m)
Retract back to Lukla after breakfast passing through Banker and Phakding and following the trail to Lukla. You spend your final night in the Everest region here. This is also a good time to give your gratitude to your porter and trekking crew for their wonderful support and to bid them farewell.
Walking duration: 7 hours, 590 meter descent
Overnight: Lukla (B, L, D)
DAY 9: Flight to Kathmandu
Early flight is always better to fly on the friendly sky and blue sky because there will be clouds after10 am already generally, it is short flight and you will be in kathamndu early than a refreshing shower we can go for fare well dinner as it is a part of success .
Overnight: Kathmandu hotel
DAY 10: Free Day in Kathmandu
Enjoy one final day in Kathmandu with some time and explore local market such as Asan bazaar, new road which is nearby Thamel and it is 20 minute walk to the south direction from Thamel.
Overnight: Kathmandu Hotel
DAY 11: Depart Kathmandu
We will transfer you International airport for your flight home.
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