Luxury hike to Namche Bazaar Itinerary

Day 01 - Arrive Kathmandu - 1,300m.

Day 02 - Flight to Lukla and trek to Phakding.

Day 03 - Trek to Namche Bazaar.

Day 04 - Namche Bazaar.

Day 05 - Trek to Phakding.

Day 06 - Trek to Lukla.

Day 07 - Flight to Kathmandu, transfer to hotel.

Day 08 – Transfer to the airport, fly back home. 

  • Day 01 Arrive at Kathmandu airport (1350m), transfer to hotel. Overnight at Luxury hotel.

    Arrive at Kathmandu airport, meet one of our trek leaders then transfer to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel. 

    • Meals: B
    • Accommodation: hotel
    • Place: Kathmandu
    • Altitude: 1.500m
  • Day 02 Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla (2850m) trek to Phakding (2640m), 3 to 4 hrs trek.

    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. 

    • Meals: BLD
    • Accommodation: Luxury lodge
    • Place: Lukla and trek to Phakding
  • Day 03 Trek from Phakding to Namche (3445m), 5 to 6 hrs trek.

    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.

    • Meals: BLD
    • Accommodation: Luxury lodge
    • Place: Namche Bazaar
  • Day 04 Hike from Namche Bazaar to Everest View Hotel ( 3,960m), 2 hrs hike.

    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.

    • Meals: BLD
    • Accommodation: Luxury lodge
    • Place: Namche Bazaar
  • Day 05 Trek from Everest View Hotel to Phakding, 7 to 8 hrs trek.

    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. 

    • Meals: BLD
    • Accommodation: Luxury lodge
    • Place: Phakding
  • Day 06 Trek back from Phakding to Lukla (2850m), 4 to 5 hrs.

    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.  

    • Meals: BLD
    • Accommodation: Luxury lodge
    • Place: Lukla
  • Day 07 flight back from Lukla to Kathmandu, 35 minutes flight. Overnight at luxury hotel.
    • Meals: B
    • Accommodation: Hotel
    • Place: Kathmandu
  • Day 08 Final transfer to Kathmandu International airport, fly home.