Day01: Kathmandu Lukla Flight, Trek to Phakding (2652m) 8km 4hrs
We will take 30 minutes of Kathmandu to Lukla flight and land at the airstrip of Tenzing Hillary Airport which is named after Tenzing Norgay and Sir Edmund Hillary who were the first to clim Mount Everest. Everest Trek begins at Lukla. We will trek for 4hrs to reach Lukla to Phakding. We will climb the hill located at the left shore of Dudh Koshi River. We can view Kongde Ridge before descending to Ghat. We will continue our walk along the left edge of Dudh Koshi River to Phakding.
Day02: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m) 10km 6hrs
We will leave Phakding and take the climb to the top of small ridge from where we can get close-up view of Thamserku Mountain. We will cross a rivulet and make it to Bengar from where the trail contours up to Chumoa. From Chumoa, we will cross the forest to arrive at Monjo Village which holds the gate for Everest National Park. We will cross the wooden bridge and cross Jorsale to arrive at Sagarmatha National Park entrance. We will take uphill climb to Namche Bazar. We can savor the views of Everest and Lhotse Mountains.
Day03: Explore Khumjung Village and Everest View Hotel
We will explore Sherpa community of Khumjung. You can also enjoy the splendid views of Everest, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Lhotse, Tawche, Kwangde and other mountains and peaks. We will trek an hour of walk up to the Syangboche (3800m.) where Everest View Hotel is situated above Namche for the outstanding view of Everest, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Nuptse, Thamserku and Kusum Kangaru Mountains.
Day04: Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2800m) 18km 8hrs
We will take the return trip on this day. Lowering down from the hill, we will arrive at suspension bridge over Dudhkoshi River and return to Lukla through Phakding.
Day05: Lukla Kathmandu Flight
We will return from Lukla to Kathmandu Airport and then you will be transferred to hotel in Kathmandu. You can spend your day on your own. You can go for shopping in Thamel.
Sagarmatha National Park Entry Fee
Accommodation in Kathmandu
Full Board Meal during trekking
English speaking guide
Insurance and salary of staffs
All local/ Government taxes
Rescue and Evacuation
Tips for staffs (not compulsory)