Everest View Extension, July 2021
A Photographic Journey with Jeremy Woodhouse
DAY 12: Fly to Kathmandu/Lukla and trek to Phakding (45 min flight and 4 hours trek)
Breakfast: In the hotel
After breakfast, transfer to domestic airport for a flight to Lukla. The flight from Kathmandu to Lukla takes 45 minutes. A hair rising landing on a steep mountain runway, brings us to the village of Lukla [2900m]. After meeting the crew, we start your trek. You head up the Dudh Koshi Valley on a well-marked trail to Phakding.
Overnight at local lodge in Phakding
DAY 13: Trek to Namche [3450M] / 5 hours walking
Breakfast at local lodge in Phakding. After breakfast start trek to Namche Bazar. From Phakding, we cross and re-cross the rivers on high suspension bridges. Beyond Monjo is the entrance to the Sagarmatha National Park. The park was set-up to conserve this fragile mountain environment. We then ascend steeply to Namche and along the way, if the weather permits, catch the first glimpse of Mt Everest. Namche is the main trading village in Khumbu and has a busy Saturday market - a meeting place for the Hindu traders from the lowlands and the Tibetan yak caravans that have crossed the glaciated Nangpa La. You then reach the Namche Bazaar.
Overnight at local lodge in Namche Bazar
DAY 14: Trek To Syangboche [3820m] / 2 hours walking
Breakfast at local lodge in Namche Bazar
After breakfast make gradual ascent to the airstrip at Syangboche. It is about two hour’s easy walk. Check in to the Everest View Hotel for panoramic view of Mt. Everest and Amadamlam. You may visit Khumjung villages beyond Syangboche again to know the Sherpa way of life, many mountaineers and climber were born in this village, retrace trail via Everest View Hotel.
Overnight at Hotel Everest view Syangboche.
DAY 15: Trek to Phakding [2610m] / 4 hours walking
Breakfast at Hotel Everest View. After breakfast, start a trek to Phakding. It is the same way back which you enjoyed on day 13.
Overnight at Local lodge in Phakding.
Day 16: Trek to Lukla / 4 hours walking
Trek to Lukla.
Overnight at local lodge in Lukla.
Day 17: Fly back to Kathmandu
We pack up early and head for the airstrip to hop a flight back to Kathmandu on touchdown, the rest of your day is free to do your own things. You could do some last minute shopping and packing, or send a few post cards home or even go down for a stroll to Thamel, an internationally known hub for tourists in Asia.
Overnight at hotel In Kathmandu
Day 18: Departure
Breakfast at Hotel in Kathmandu
Transfer to Tribhuvan international airport for Departure
Arrival, Departure & Visa
Arrival & Meeting Place
Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal. The airport located in the Kathmandu Valley about 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) from the city center of Kathmandu.
Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal.
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Daytime temperatures range from a minimum of 20ºC to a maximum of 30ºC. Nighttime temperatures are much cooler with temperatures between -2ºC to 0ºC.
The 2011 National census lists 123 Nepalese languages spoken as a mother tongue (first language) in Nepal. Most belong to the Indo-Aryan and Sino-Tibetan language families. The official language of Nepal is Nepali, formerly called Khas-Kura then Gorkhali.
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Tour dates: July, 2021
Cost: Approx $2,650
Single Supplement: $250
Max Group Size: 8 (supplement for a group of 5: $400)
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Photographer: Jeremy Woodhouse
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