Khumbu cultural Sherpa heritage trek in Everest Nepal
Sherpa heritage trek is well-known to experience the great Sherpa culture, arts and the unique hospitality in Khumbu area. The Everest Sherpa heritage trek provides a live picture of the living of the villagers in the Himalayas. Trek provides an awe-inspiring view of the Mount Everest in Mahalangur Himalayan range.
Including an experience of cultural trekking by enabling the tourists to find out how Buddhism influenced the life of the Sherpa’s. While passing through Khumbu valley, the visitors will have the memorable experience of watching the traditional farming systems in these villages. Amazing journey provides the best opportunity to understand various aspects of Everest trekking region Nepal.
During Sherpa heritage trek, the tourists will be passing through three famous Sherpa villages like Lukla, Chaurikharka, Phakding, Manjo, Namche, Thame, Khumjung, Phortse, Pangboche and Tengboche. The trek starts from Lukla after scenic mountain flight from Kathmandu. At Namche bazaar visitors get the break to mingle with the local community of Sherpa people.
The influence of Tibetan Buddhism made the Everest Sherpa heritage trek a purely cultural trip. This is the place where many known saints of Buddhism lived. The place called Mongla on the Everest trek is the birth place of Lama Sange Dorgee. Dorgee was the first person to live in the place where the Tengboche Monastery is situated.
Namche which is an ethnic Sherpa village was a popular business center in the past and businessmen from Tibet and Nepal used to meet here, now it is known as the Sherpa capital.
Lodge to lodge trek in Everest region is the best trip to discover the different cultures, tradition and nature. The memorable Everest Sherpa Boutique trek passes through the highly spectacular places of Nepal Himalayas. Sherpa heritage trek offers scenic beauty of the Khumbu region as well as various mountain ranges including Mt Everest, Mt Makalu, Mt Lhotse and Cho Oyu.
Khumbu Sherpa heritage trek itinerary
Day 01: Arrival day at Kathmandu
Day 02: Flight to Lukla then trek to Phakding 2610 meters / 8563 feet
Day 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar 3440 meters / 11286 feet
Day 05: Trek to Thame 3820 meters / 12532 feet
Day 06: Trek to Khunde village 3780 meters / 12401 feet
Day 07: Trek to Phortse village 3,950 meters / 12959 feet
Day 08: Trek to Pangboche village 3930 meters / 12894 feet
Day 09: Trek to Tengbouche 3860 meters / 12664 feet
Day 10: Trek to Namche Bazaar 3440 meters / 11286 feet
Day 11: Trek to Lukla 2860 meters / 9383 feet
Day 12: Lukla to Kathmandu by flight
Day 13: Transfer you to airport for departure
What’s included in given cost?
#Airport pickup and drop service by private vehicle
#Round trip flights Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu worth US$354
#Full board meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) during the trek
#Best lodge accommodation during trekking period twin sharing basic
#Highly experience staffs (2 guests: 1 porter basic)
#Trekking route map, trip achievement certificate
#Sagarmatha national park permit and TIMS card
#Government taxes & office service charge