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Cultural Trek to Sherpa Land, Khumbu Region


Cultural Trek to Sherpa Land

Trek Grade: B (Moderate)
Trek Duration: 11 Days
Hotel in KTM: 4 Nights
Season: All Season

A Sherpa woman milking yakKhumbu is not only famous for it being the home of the world’s highest mountain, but also because of fascinating and beautiful Sherpa Villages. This slow paced exploration is designed to help the visitors enjoy the grandeur of the Khumbu peaks and allow time to mix with the Sherpas. Beside the magnificence of the Everest region without taking the strenuous trail to Base Camp, this is an ideal trek for those who wish to savour the richest Sherpa culture by being together with them in their homeland and visiting their cultural centers. We will be visiting Sherpa houses and staying overnight there as well as joining local festivals that usually get organized by local people. Mani Ramdu and Dumji, the major Sherpa festivals observed in Spring and Autumn seasons, are the main feature of this trek.


Day 01 Arrive in Kathmandu (1,345m.) and transfer to hotel.
Day 02 City sightseeing of Kathmandu. O/N in hotel.
Day 03 Fly to Lukla (2,850m.) & trek to Phakding (2,660m.) O/N at lodge.
Day 04 Trek to Namche (3,446m). O/N at lodge.
Day 05 Rest day in Namche. O/N at lodge.
Day 06 Trek to Thame (3,950m). O/N at lodge.
Day 07 Trek to Khumjung (3,900m). O/N at lodge.
Day 08 Trek to Thyangbuche (3,867m). O/N at lodge.
Day 09 Trek to Pheriche (4,252m). O/N at lodge.
Day 10 Trek to Dingbuche (4,200m). O/N at lodge.
Day 11 Trek to Thyangbuche. O/N at lodge.
Day 12 Trek to Namche. O/N at lodge.
Day 13 Trek to Lukla (2,880m). O/N at lodge.
Day 14 Fly to Kathmandu. O/N at hotel.
Day 15 Reserve day in Kathmandu. O/N at hotel.
Day 16 Transfer to airport for departure.

Cost includes:

  • Airport/Hotel/airport transfer.
  • Hotels in Kathmandu on bed & breakfast.
  • Three meals a day during the trek.
  • Accommodate in lodges.
  • English speaking guide & required number of porters.
  • National Park fees.
  • Insurance for Nepalese staffs.
  • Airfare Kathmandu to Lukla & Lukla-Kathmandu.

Cost does not include:

  • Personal Insurance and belonging of client.
  • Personal gears & sleeping bags.
  • Lunch and dinner during stay in Kathmandu.
  • Rescue flight, airport taxes, Nepal entry visa fees,
  • International airfare,
  • Tips and alcoholic beverages



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