Everest Luxury Tea house Trekking is one of the best trekking staying in high quality tea house lodges meeting to Sherpa villages and Buddhist monastery.
Everest Luxury trekking is a good way to explore Nepal and its beauty while staying in comfortable lodges which will be simply the best available on Everest trekking with comfortable bedrooms as well as hot shower and western toilets. The luxury tea house trekking starts with an exciting flight to Lukla, and then follows the footsteps of famous mountaineers to Everest Base Camp. The trekking trail between lodges takes you through beautiful Nepalese villages with exciting views of the Khumbu and the Everest region. This is a moderate grade trek and would be an ideal choice for the first time trekker wishing to maintain home comforts. Colorful prayer flags, mane walls and monasteries greet you along the way during Trekking to Everest Luxurious Holidays.
This is relatively an easy, follows good trekking paths and yak trails throughout Everest tea house trek. The maximum altitude at which we sleep is 4250m on this trek. It should be noted however, the trekking at altitude above 3000m makes greater demands on the body than walking a low elevations and is of itself challenging even for fit trekkers. These trekking holidays is an introductory walking in the Khumbu using luxury mountain lodges in trekking. No camping is involved. Please be sure that you are physically prepared for the trek and should be comfortable with walking for 4 to 6 hours each day and for several days consecutively. All fit and active walkers and trekkers can enjoy the Everest luxury trek.
October/November of autumn and March/April in spring are the best time for this trekking. In both seasons you will have good views and it will be warm and in spring you have the bonus of rhododendron flowers being out. Christmas is cold, but views are clear and there are fewer people on the trails. Below is the suggest itinerary for Everest Tea house trek and for more trekking info, map, customize itinerary and best trekking package deal, consult with team of trekking guide, helper, tour guide and cook.
Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu.
On arrival at Kathmandu airport, meet and greet you at the airport and escort you to your hotel and help you to check in. Rest of the day will be leisure and in the evening you will get tour brief about the tour trekking activities.
Day 2: Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
After breakfast we go for the sightseeing tour of the important places of Kathmandu.
Pashupatinath Temple: Pashupatinath Temple dating back to 400 A.D. is one of the oldest Hindu Temples dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is for the Hindus what Mecca is for the Muslims. Situated amidst a lush green natural setting on the bank of the sacred Bagmati River, the temple was built in Pagoda Style with gilded roof and richly carved silver doors. Pashupatinath is the centre of annual pilgrimage on the day of Shivaratri which falls in the month of February/March. You’ll also be able to see cremation grounds that lie on the bank of Bagmati behind the temple.
Boudhanath Stupa: One of the oldest and the biggest Buddhist monuments ever built in Nepal; Boudhanath is one of the holiest structures imposing a height of 36 meters with three massive level Mandala style platforms. It is surrounded by colourful buildings housing families creating a friendly enclosure. The Stupa is visited every year by tens of thousands of pilgrims from all over the world.
Kathmandu Durbar Square: Kasthamandap, the source of the name Kathmandu means ‘made from the timber of a single tree’. Also known as Kantipur, the capital Kathmandu is the hub of Nepal art and culture. It is a place for rest, relaxation and easy-day sightseeing of historic and artistic temples and monuments. Kathmandu Durbar Square with its arrays of temples and the ancient palaces of the former Nepali Royals enriches your experience of the centuries old civilization.
Day 3: Kathmandu to Lukla (2840 m), trek to Phakding (2610m, 4km, 3 hours walking).
In the morning, you will take a spectacular 40-minute flight to Lukla(2840m) in the Khumbu region of Eastern Nepal – providing unforgettable views of the terraced landscape and river valleys below, as well as up-close perspectives of some of the world’s highest mountains.
Trek to Phakding is an easy scenic walk, which starts with a gentle climb beside the bank of the Dudh Koshi River, with distant views of the peaks of Nupla (5,885 m) and Kusumkang (6,367), following the left bank of the river we reach at Phakding.
Day 4: Trek to Namche Bazzar (3440 m, 10km 6/7 hours walking).
After breakfast, you trek to the village of Monjo follows a level path through forest and vegetable farm with numerous ups and downs, sometimes crossing stream and bridges. Mt. Thamserku (6,623 m) looms skyward on the opposite bank. After lunch, start your walk to Namche, the walk is more ascending to Namche Bazaar.
Day 5: Acclimatize Excursion at Namche (approximately 12 kilometres: 5 hours’ walking).
After breakfast, you have five hours’ walk ahead of you, taking you across Syangboche airfield and through a small forest to Everest view lodge. Have a cup to tea at Everest view hotel, and then walk down to Khumjung village covers the largest area in Khumbu. After lunch at Khumjung, visit Khumjung School were built with funds raised by the late Sir Edmund Hillary, continue walk back to Namche for overnight stay.
Day 6: Trek to Lukla.
After an early breakfast, trek down to lukla by horse to Lukla.
Day 7: Lukla to Kathmandu.
After an early breakfast, you will take a scheduled flight back to Kathmandu. In clear weather, this flight surely will be one of the highlights of your tour, with amazing views of the surrounding mountains. Dinner and overnight at hotel
Day 8: Kathmandu sightseeing tour.
After breakfast at the hotel, you proceed for the sightseeing tour of Patan: located about 5 km south of Kathmandu. Patan is one of 3 royal cities in the valley. A destination for connoisseurs of fine arts, Patan is filled with wood and stone carvings, metal statues, ornate architecture, including dozens of Buddhist and Hindu temples, and over 1200 monuments. One remarkable monument here is 16th century temple dedicated to the Hindu god Krishna, built entirely of stone.
Patan is believed to have been built in the third century B.C. by the Kirat dynasty later expanded and enriched by the Lichhavi and the Malla rulers in the medieval period. Patan Durbar Square, like its counterpart in Kathmandu, is an enchanting mélange of palace buildings, artistic courtyards and graceful pagoda temples. The former Royal palace complex is the centre of Patan’s religious and social life, and houses a beautiful museum.
Bhaktapur (Bhadgaon/Bhatgoan): Also known as city of devotees, Bhaktpur is the home of medieval art and architecture. Lying 14 kilometres/9 miles east of Kathmandu City, this place was founded in the 9th Century and is shaped like a conch shell. The city is at the height of 4,600 ft. above sea level. In Bhadgaon, you will visit the Durbar Square with the Palace of 55 windows built by King Bhupatindra Malla. The famous five-storied Nyatapol temple on the terraces of which stands a pair of figures - two goddesses, two strong men, two elephants, two lions and two griffins is the tallest temple in the valley and was also built by King Bhupatindra Malla. It is one of the best examples of Pagoda styled temples. “Were there nothing else in Nepal save the Durbar Square of Bhatgoan, it would still be aptly worth making a journey half way round the globe to see”.
Day 9: Kathmandu Airport.
Have breakfast at Hotel. Free time till departure and escorted to airport to get fly back to home with full experience of magic Himalayan country.