Book This TripEverest Culture Trek

Duration: 17 Days
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Best Season: Jan - May, Sept - Dec

The Everest region has more to offer then the views of the world's highest mountains; it is homeland of the Sherpa people, Khumbu's remote and fascinating monasteries with their interesting monastic life and practices. Mani Rimdu is one of the most fabulous Masked Dance festival which is the main annual festival. In the presence of the high Lama, the monks don elaborate brocade costumes of perform ancient monastic dance that have changed little for hundreds of years.

This is the perfect way to see the Everest range away from the crowds and gain a first hand view of the tradition, religion and culture of Sherpas.

ITINERARY

Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu
Day 02: Kathmandu city tour
Day 03: Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding
Day 04: Trek to Namche
Day 05: Acclimatize day
Day 06: Trek to Thame
Day 07: Trek to Khumjung
Day 08: Trek to Phortse
Day 09: Trek to Pangboche
Day 10: Trek to Tyangboche
Day 11: Mani Rimdu
Day 12: Mani Rimdu
Day 13: Trek to Namche
Day 14: Trek to Lukla
Day 15: Fly to Kathmandu
Day 16: Kathmandu city tour
Day 17: Departure