Day 01: Early Morning flight to Lukla, And trek to Phakding (3-4hrs)
We fly on a twin Otter Aircraft to the Himalayan foothills Lukla, where we begin our trek into the Khumbu region. The views from the plane are amazing, providing dramatic views of terraced hills and the distant Himalayan giants. After breakfast, the trekking starts passing Chaurikharka village, and makes a descent towards the Dudh Kosi Ghat (2,530m/8,300ft). The trail follows the precise bank of the Dudhkosi River until camp at Phakding (2,652m/8,700ft) is reached. This day we just have short walk and will be resting for whole day. Little acclimatize day. Over night at lodge.
The trail cross Dudh Koshi River through a long suspension bridge then trail leads you crossing side by side along the river to Hilary's Suspension Bridge. The trail further climbs from here to Namche Bazaar which is the gate way to Mt. Everest. Overnight in Namche Bazaar.
Today we will have acclimatization day at Namche.You can either have whole day relax or hike up to Syangboche for the the views of the top of the Everest. later come back to Namche for over night. Namche bazaar is the main center in the Khumbu region and has shops, restaurent, a bakery, hotel with hot showers and electric power.There is a colorful market each Saturday.
Today we hike up towards a big hill and reach Everest View Point Hotel after crossing a tiny airstrip on Syangboche. We can take a breathe with tea coffee here at this hotel and enjoy the views of Everest, Nuptse and other Himalayan peaks. We then lead you to Khumjung, probably one of the best village of Khumbu region. Visit Hillary school established by Sir Admund Hillary and visit to Khunde village where a place of famous climber and big hospital running by charity. Over night stay at Khumjung.
We take a walk descent down to Dudh Koshi River passing through little villages on the way. The trails involve down with forest and across riverside for the lunch and we take a final ascent step up for 2 hours through pine and fir forest to reach a small hill Tyangboche. It has the famous Tyangboche Gumba to explore for the day. Tyangboche offers the best views of Ama Dablem. Over night at lodge.
Trek goes down to the riverside at Fuki Tenga and steady climb through forest and continuous walk to Namche Bazaar. After Namche we walk down to the hill, cross some suspension bridge and reach monjo for over night.
Leisurely this morning we trek back to Lukla, you can walk at your own pace and enjoying the lush green scenery around and passing through the incredible mountain scenery and local Sherpa village. Arrival in Lukla and you'll have time to stroll around the areas and guide will re-confirm your flight ticket and enjoy the last celebrate dinner with your crew member and overnight at Hotel.
Flights from Lukla to Kathmandu are mostly in morning due to impact of weather and wild blowing at Lukla airport. We take a Trans Himalayan flight back to Kathmandu by small aircraft and transfer to hotel.