Kathmandu Sightseeing & Everest View Trek

Kathmandu Sightseeing & Everest View Trek
Trip Facts
Total Tour Package        7 nights / 8 days
Trekking duration         4 nights / 5 days
Grade             Moderate
Culture            Particularlay based on Sherpa Buddhism Tibetan
Best Season          September to December / February to May
Himalayan sights        Mt. Everest, Amadablam, Thamserkhu, Nuptse, Lhotse etc.
Mode of tour          Teahouse (Lodge)
Highest access of the trek    Syangboche (3800m)

Brief itinerary of the package

Day 01: Arrival day
Day 02: Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and Trek to Phakding (2610m)
Day 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m)
Day 04: Short excursions and acclimatization at Namche Bazaar
Day 05: Trek to Lukla (2800m.)
Day 06: Fly to Kathmandu
Day 07: Full day Kathmandu Sightseeing tour
Day 08: Departure Day



Details itinerary of the package
Day 01 : Arrival day

Arrive at Kathmandu ( 1400m) Airport. Meet & greet by our airport representative.
Transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel .

Day 02: Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and Trek to Phakding (2610m)

We will reach Lukla after a scenic 30-minute flight. Then we start our trek from Lukla to Phakding (2640m) which takes approximately three hours.

Day 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m)

To reach Namche Bazaar it takes about four and a h.alf hours. The trail starts along a level path on the right bank of the river. Thamserku looms skyward on the opposite bank. You cross a stream and climb the terraced hill from the Dudh Koshi to arrive at Bengar. The trail now climbs from the riverbed on the left bank into the mountains, through a forest to Chumoa. Namche Bazaar (3440m) is surrounded on three sides by mountain ranges and opens out only where it faces the Bhote Koshi. Stay overnight at the lodge.

Day 04: Short excursions and acclimatization at Namche Bazaar

Namche Bazaar is an ideal place to spend a rest day for acclimatization at a high altitude. For acclimatization, you can walk up for a visit to Khunde Hospital which was set-up by Sir Edmund Hillary, and take a one-hour 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 bustling Namche.

Day 05: Trek to Lukla (2800m.)

Early morning after breakfast we follow the downward route and trek to Lukla (2800m.). En route, we gradually descend along the bank of Dudh Koshi River. We would have plenty of opportunities to walk over suspension bridges.

Day 06: Fly to Kathmandu

We board our early flight to Kathmandu from Lukla. Upon arrival at TIA, we would be received by our representatives and transfer to hotel. You will have free time to do your own activities or see the Kathmandu city life near by your hotel.

Day 07: Full day Kathmandu Sightseeing tour

After breakfast, drive to Pashupatinath which is one of the most significant Hindu Temple of Lord Shiva in the world, located on the banks of the Bagmati River in the eastern part of Kathmandu. The temple is listed in UNESCO World Heritage Sites list. Than drive to the golden spire of the 5th-century Swayambhu Stupa is adorned with a colourful fluttering of prayer flags; it crowns a hill overlooking the Kathmandu Valley and offers fantastic views over the city of Kathmandu.The Swayambhu Stupa is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the holiest Buddhist sites in Nepal. Drive to Patan One of the three royal cities in the Kathmandu Valley has a rich cultural heritage known for its fine crafts, evident in the elaborate architecture, stone carvings, and metal statues found all over the city. A centre of both Buddhist and Hindu culture in Tibet, Patan is home to more than 1,200 monuments. One of the most stunning is the Krishna Mandir, a stone temple with magnificent friezes built in the 16th century. Patan Durbar Square is also a good place to see beautiful examples of palaces, temples and shrines, and the stunning stone carvings in the Sundari Courtyards. The entire city of Patan was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979.

Day 08: Departure Day