Namche Bazaar Trek
|Activities:||Walking and Sightseeing|
|Accommodation:||Hotel, Lodge and camping|
|Best Season:||March-May Sept-Nov|
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Namche Bazar Trek is the short time trek in the Everest region and is easy and comfortable trekking as this trek can also be done by fresh trekkers. The trek starts from Lukla (2,828 m) via Phakding to reach Namche Bazar (3,440 m). This trek goes through the Sagarmatha National Park and one can fulfill the dream to see Mount Everest with a short time frame. Namche Bazar is the junction for every trekker who treks in the Everest region. This area is the gateway to the high Himalayas Gokyo Lake and Everest Base camp. The village includes shops and lodges where everything could be found required for trekking. The Namche Bazar village is home for bravery Sherpa who is world-famous for mountaineering. Namche Monastery, Namche Library, Kunde Hospital set up by Sir Edmund Hilary. You can also hike to Khumjung to reach Hotel Everest View to get the best view of Mt. Everest. The trek provides an opportunity to experience the beauty and enthusiastic nature in a very short period of time.
The exciting trip to Namche Bazar gives you the huge pleasure of trekking. The Namche Bazar village lies inside Sagarmatha National Park which is listed under World Heritage Site by UNESCO. You can be familiar with various types of flora and fauna. You can explore wild animals and birds like Himalayan Thar, Serow, Snow leopard, musk deer, and numerous attractive species. Over there, you can visit the National Park Museum preserved by the Government of Nepal.
The short and easy trek takes you to the maximum altitude of 3,870 m above Namche Bazar at Khumjung village. The trip duration would be of 7 days with a group of a minimum of two people. Also, this trek doesn’t require any prior experience of either mountain climbing or trekking.
When is the best season to do Namche Bazar Trek?
The best season to do Namche Bazar Trek is from March to May and September to October. The favorable time to do Namche Bazar Trek is in spring and autumn. In a short period of time, you can explore the Himalayas, peaks, trails, alpine and Rhododendron forests, and rivers at high altitudes.
Arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport:
You will be welcomed by one of our office representatives at Tribhuvan International Airport and take you to the Hotel.
Sight-seeing in Kathmandu:
Next day, you can visit some World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu like Pashupatinath Temple, Soyambhunath and Bouddha Stupas and some historical and religious places in Bhaktapur and Patan
Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla then Trek to Phakding (2,652 m):
After a comfortable flight to Lukla, we will arrange local porters for you and start our trek to Phakding. We will descend to Chaurikharka and traverse Dudh Koshi Valley. On our way, we will be fascinated with panoramic views of Himalayas and beautiful scenery of villages to reach Phakding and stay overnight there at the hotel.
Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazar (2,820 m):
Our trail follows the Dudh Koshi River to enter the Sagarmatha National Park area. The natural beauty of these areas will put in joy and excitement to our trek. Then we will cross Imja and Nangpo Tsangpo Rivers and have a vertical climb to reach Namche Bazar.
Rest day in Namche Bazar:
We can have a short hike to Kunde village (3840m) and Khumjung village (3870m). Khumjung village is quite popular for stunning views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse and Mt. Ama Dablam. The ideal place to visit would be the Sherpa Culture Museum to pull together the knowledge of ancient Sherpa culture and artifacts.
Trek from Namche Bazar to Lukla (2,800 m):
Today we will pass through the comfort route and cross several bridges over Dudh Koshi River enjoying enormous views of river flow. After an incredible walk of 7 hours, we will reach Lukla Airport and stay overnight there.
Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu:
You can see the amazing and thrilling view of an airplane taking on and off at Lukla airport. After 30 minutes of the journey, we will reach Kathmandu. You can relax the whole day or visit some beautiful places in Kathmandu Valley.
You will be picked up from your hotel by one of our office representatives and take you to the TIA.
- Pick up from the airport in your arrival and drop to the airport in departure by private car/ bus
- Hotel room management
- Accommodation in hotel/lodge as per contract
- Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley by private vehicles
- Management of meals according to contract (Breakfast, Lunches, and Dinners)
- License holder local guide based your language
- Available of local staff, porters
- Accommodation, food, insurance, salary, and equipped staff throughout your trekking
- Tickets of bus and flights related to your trekking package
- Government charges on the behalf of office site
- Official expenses
- Except for the lunch and dinner explained in the itinerary
- Your travel insurance
- International tickets and airport tax
- Visa fees
- Laundry, cold and hot drinks, and alcoholic drinks
- Trekking and other equipment related to yourself
- Other sightseeing and mountain entrances fees not included in cost include a section
- Tips for guides/porters/other persons
- Expect the things which are not mentioned in cost include parts