THAME VALLEY TREK
Thame is a small village in the Solukhumbu District in Nepal. It is near Mount Everest, on the salt trading route that existed between Tibet, Nepal and India. Many sherpas live in the village and it is the home of world famous Mountaineers such as renowned Tenzing Norgay Sherpa: the first ever Mount Everest summiter in the mountaineering history, Ang Rita Sherpa: recognized as snow leopard and Apa Sherpa: a World Recorder Everest twenty one times Everest Summiter.
Iconic value of Thame is its people who are untouched by the effects of modern civilization. Overall this place is recognized and loved by many trekkers who have been part of this small valley and her people. Thame valley is much-loved by frequent Khumbu visitors as a little known refugee of serenity and natural beauty. After a visit to the weekly Namche bazaar, you'll follow the ancient trade route north to Tibet, still plied by trans-Himalayan traders. Fir and rhododendron forests harbor the rainbow-colored daphe pheasant, while Himalayan tahr grazes undisturbed.
Two nights in Thame, a beautiful village famous for its tasty potatoes, allows your time to explore a famous hillside Thame monastery and the Kyrok monastry. You'll then visit Khumjung village, the home of Sherpa artists, also will be visiting the Khumjung School.
Per day Hiking:
Teahouse (Lodge to Lodge)
Breakfast, lunch & Dinner
Car/ Van/ plane
March, April, May, Oct, Nov, Dec
5 to 7 hours
Arrival in kathmandu
Free Day in Kathmandu
Kathmandu - Lukla (2800 m) by plane (30min) –Phakding
Phakding - Namche Bazar (3446m)
Namche Bazar: Rest and acclimatization day.
Namche - Thame 3960m.
Thame - (hiking to Sumdoor Peak and visiting Thame and Kyrok monastery)
Trek Thame - Arya (4500m)
Arya- hiking till Soum Nagh lake (4900m) and back to Arya
Thame - Khumjung village
Khumjung - Monjo
Monjo - Lukla
Fly back to Kathmandu
Arrival and Departure transfer as per itinerary
Accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
All three meals and teahouse accommodation while on trekking
A trekking Guide and necessary porters for the trekking part
5. Insurance of the trekking staffs
International Airfare and tax
Nepal Visa fee
Lunch and Dinner while in Kathmandu
Hard, soft and all kinds of bottled drinks
Your travel insurance
Other personal expenses and tips