Day 1. Fly to Lukla (2800m). Trek to Phakding (2810m):
A small airstrip high above the Dudh Kosi valley. After meeting your trekking staff and porters at Lukla, your trek begins by descending to Chaunrikharka and heading up the Dudh Koshi valley to Phakding, Phakding is a nice place to stop for acclimatization.
Day 2. Trek to Namche Bazar (3445m) (4/5 hrs) O/N at Lodge
The trail follows Dudh Koshi river. After Jorsale the trail makes steep winding path to Namchebazar. Namchebazar is a commercial center of Khumbu region. It is an important stop for trekkers and mountaineers on way to base camps of Everest and many other mountains in that area. It is home of Sherpa ethnic group. Their traditional occupation used to be yak herders and traders. Now due to change in geopolitical condition they have changed their occupation to tourism. They are well known as trekking and mountaineering guides and widely used as high altitude porters by expedition teams. Their religion is Buddhist.
Day 3. Trek to syangboche (3810m): 3 hours O/N at Lodge
After breakfast make gradual ascent to the airstrip at Syangboche. It is about two hours easy walk. Visit to the Everst View Hotel for panoramic view of Mt. Everest and Amadamlam is reccomended. You may visit Khunde and Khumjung villages beyond Syangboche to know the Sherpa way of life, many mountaineers and climber were born in this village, retrace tail via Everest View Hotel. Return to Syanboche .
Day 4. In Syanboche or Namache Bazzar - O/N at Lodge
On this day you can just relax seeing the mighty himalaya to your palate or visit Namche Bazaar or Khunde or Khumjung more in depth.
Day 5. Lukla (2800 m) 6-7 hours - O/N at Lodge
Your final day trekking follows the Dudh Kosi back down to Lukla. The last evening in the mountains is the ideal opportunity for a farewell party with the sherpa guides and porters, retrace trail to Lukla
Day 6. Fly back Kathmandu- 45 minutes - transfer to hotel
Fly to Kathmandu by early morning flight, transfer to Hotel.
Note: Due to weather and other technical reason the flight to and from Lukla can be delayed. Please allow at least 2 nights in Kathmandu after the trek.