The Tengboche Monastery is the most important monastery for the Sherpas of the Khumbu region. It is tradition that every climbing expedition to Mt. Everest be blessed by the head Lama of this monastery. The monastery is also significant because a decree from the Lama prohibits killing within the premises which is largely the reason why the Sagarmatha National Park is a refuge for a variety of endangered fauna. Although there are many trekking routes, the trekkers who has tight schedule can select this trek. This trek surely offers you the panoramic views of highest mountains in the Himalaya without Nepal hiking to extreme altitudes. The trekkers will also get chance to share their moment with village people.This trek heads from Lukla to the Sherpa town up north. We spend time in mountain village of Namche Bazaar which was a famous trading center between Tibet and Nepal. From Namche we head up to the holy village of Tengboche. This has long been the religious centre for all inhabitants of the Solu Khumbu area. There are numerous shrines and a beautiful monastery that sits at 3870 meters. You will take your time heading back to Lukla and there are many options for extra side trips. This trek takes 8 days up with some up and down hiking.
Day 01:Depart Kathmandu via air, for Lukla (8800ft) and a short trek (2-3 hours to) to Phakding at 8,661 feet. The flight into Lukla is similar to the Everest View flight for views and beauty.
Day 02:The trail climbs gradually following the river and enters the Everest National Park at Jorsale, then crosses the river and climbs tteeply to Namche (11,100 feet). (4-6 hours).
Day 03:Namche/ Rest day or day hide possible. Namche is capital of the Khumbu district and offers many ways to spend a day.
Day 04:Tengboche. We Climb the ridge above Namche and descend to the Dudh Koshi Riover before climbing again to Thyangboche Monastery (12664 feet). (4-6 hours). Devoche is slightly further (20minutes) a charming village.
Day 05:Time to visit Thyangboche before our return trek to ward Lukla. Stay Namche or further on.
Day 06: Return to Luka.
Day 07: Fly to Kathmandu by noon.
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Min Group Size: 2
Season: All Year
Departure date: Every Day
Trekking Gread: 3
Daily itinerary as described, all inclusive camping or lodge trek with English speaking guide and porters, all meals on trek, tea, all fees and land transportation, coffee and boiled water, camping gear such as twin sharing tent, mattress, toilet tent, dinning/kitchen tent, necessary staff.
Package Does Not Included
Bottled beverages,tips, items of a personal nature, delay due to weather, equipment failure or situations beyond our control.