Itinerary

Welcome to Nepal! We will receive you the airport and transport you to hotel.
Tribhuwan International Airport Kathmandu
Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu

Accommodation: Hotel


After your breakfast we meet at the hotel lobby for a quick pre-trip briefing. You will be introduced to your guide and we provide some general information about the tour. Please bring a copy of your travel insurance document and three passport-size photos.

After the meeting, we begin the tour. The places we go for sightseeing today include:

Pashupatinath Temple: One of the most sacred Hindu shrines in the world, which is the opulently decorated pagoda. It is a temple of Lord Shiva and his Linga (Phallic Symbol of Lord). Legend has it that the temple was constructed in 400AD. You will be able to witness cremation of the deceased and holy baths that devotees take in the river Bagmati. Pashupatinath is next to a small protected forest, so you will likely encounter monkeys, deers and other animals.

Bouddhanath Stupa: The giant dome monument of Buddha is located on the eastern outskirts of Kathmandu city. It is a sacred pilgrim destination of Buddhists and draws folks in thousands every day for prayers. The Stupa is 36 meters high and presents a captivating specimen of Stupa design.

Bhaktapur Durbar Square: The palace square is a collection of Shikhara- and Pagoda-style temples and 55-windows palace made of brick and wood. The main attraction of Bhaktapur is the Lions Gate, Golden Gate, Statue of King Bhupatindra Malla and art galleries among others.

We return to the hotel after sightseeing.

Meals included: Breakfast

Accommodation: Hotel


Wake up early in the morning and head to the the airport for a flight to Lukla. We take a packed breakfast today. After a short scenic flight to Lukla, we begin the trek, after meeting our local trekking staff. We reach Phakding today, located on the banks of Dudh Koshi River.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


Distance: 9Km (Approx. 3.5hrs)Highest Point: 2840m (Lukla)
Start to Finish Elevation Change: 1338m (Kathmandu) to 2610m (Phakding)

Following Dudh Koshi River and then a climb to reach Namche takes approximately 6 hours. We cross the river several times, encountering yaks and mules along the trail. Finally, the trail on the banks finish and we start ascending on steep gradient up, crossing the highest suspension bridge of Everest Region. The climb is steep, so we walk with a comfortable pace. Finally we reach Namche, the biggest town in the region, and check into hotel Yeti Mountain Home. One of the best luxurious hotels in the region, it lies on the top of Namche.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


Distance: 12Km (Approx. 6hrs)Highest Point: 3441m (Namche)
Start to Finish Elevation Change: 2610m ( Phakding) to 3441m (Namche)

Enjoy breakfast at hotel and explore this southern edge of Sagarmatha National Park with the guide. You get incredible mountain views from here. In Namche, there is also a museum dedicated to the first Everest summiteers, Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgey Sherpa.

After the sightseeing we climb up to Everest View Hotel (3880m), well known for the panoramic views of mountains and relaxation. Along the way, we will also visit world’s highest airport Syangboche Airport (3780m).We then trek down to Khumjung village, it was the ancestral village of Sherpa climbers. The oldest and Sherpa settlement also boasts awesome views. Have lunch at the hotel in Khumjung village and back to Namche.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


Distance: 5Km (Approx. 3hrs)Highest Point: 3380m ( Everest View Hotel)
Start to Finish Elevation Change: 3341m (Namche) to 3380m ( Everest View Hotel)

Today we trek back to Phakding, at the bank of Dhudh Koshi River. We make a quick stop at Top Dada on the way down to the river. We get to see final glimpses of Everest from here. We can also observe exotic birds and other wildlife on the way.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


Highest Point: 3441m ( Namche)Start to Finish Elevation Change: 3441m ( Namche) to 2610m (Phakding)

After breakfast in hotel, we make our way towards Lukla on easy, gradual ascent. We will reach Lukla for lunch and check into Yeti Mountain Home. Lukla is also a tourist hub of Khumbu and there are several sightseeing spots around here, like monasteries, gompas and the airport itself. There are nightclubs and bars if you feel like it.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


Distance: Approx. 3hrsHighest Point: 2840m (Lukla)
Start to Finish Elevation Change: 2610m ( Phakding) to 2840m (Lukla)

This morning you will flight out from Lukla to Kathmandu, and upon arrival your guide transfers you to the hotel. A good rest after a long trek will be crucial. In the evening you will be served a farewell dinner in typical Nepali Restaurant with Nepali folk music and dance. It is also the time of reviewing the trip with your guide.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

Accommodation: Hotel


The trip concludes today. Your guide will drop you off at the international airport for your departure back home.

Meals included: Breakfast