Luxury hike to Namche Bazaar – Itinerary
Day 01 - Arrive Kathmandu - 1300m
Arrive at Kathmandu airport, meet one of our trek leaders then transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02 - Fight to Lukla and trek to Phakding
An early morning flight to Lukla, from here we begin our trek to Namche Bazaar, mostly downhill to our first overnight halt at Phakding (2650m). Overnight at Luxury lodge.
Day 03 - Trek to Namche Bazaar
Following the Dudh Kosi valley upstream we cross and recross the river to a final steep climb to the Sherpa Sherpa land of Namche Bazaar (3401m). Overnight at Luxury lodge.
Day 04 - Namche Bazaar
This day is an important day for us on this trip since we walk up to Khhumjung where we can visit a monastery. We can also enjoy the splendid views of Everest, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Nuptse, Lhotse, Tawche, Kwangde and so on. Also we can take an hour's walk up to Syangboche (3800m.) where Everest View Hotel is situated above Namche for outstanding views of Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku and Kusum Kangaru. Overnight at Luxury lodge.
Day 05 - Trek to Phakding
We have a long descent today. The trail is very good although steep in places, so we make a leisurely pace reaching Phakding after approximately 5 hours of walking. Overnight at Luxury lodge.
Day 06 - Trek to Lukla
Our final morning's walk will take around 3 hours as we climb back up to the Lukla ridge. Here we check in for the return flight to Kathmandu. Arriving in Lukla around mid-day or early afternoon we check into the luxury lodge. The rest of the day is free for relaxing or souvenir buying.
Day 07 - Flight to Kathmandu, transfer to hotel. Rest of the time at leisure.
Day 08 – Rest or shopping day. In the evening join a fare well dinner with live culture show.
Day 09 – Transfer to airport, fly back to home.