Thyangboche Monastery and Sherpa Land Trek organised by The Great Adventure Treks is truly blessed with an incredible diversity of natural and cultural beauty. This trek offers super Himalayan scenery which includes Mt. Everest, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse, and Mt. Thamserku.
This wonderful trek starts from the amazing short flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. After you reach Lukla, you’ll continue your trek through Phakding, Monjo, Jorsalle, Namche Bazaar and finally reach Thyangboche village.
Thyangboche village is famous for Tengboche Monastery which is also known as Thyangboche or Dawa Choling Gompa. It is one of the largest monasteries in the Everest region. It rests at the altitude of 3,867 meters at the top of the hill and offers the magnificent view of mountain ranges of the Everest region.
After exploring the Thyangboche village the trek further leads you to a lovely Khumjung village. In this village, you can visit Khumjung monastery and Hillary school. Also, here you can interact with the Sherpa people and understands their way of living. Finally, from Khumjung, the trail leads to Monjo and Lukla where your trek ends and you’ll take a flight back to Kathmandu.
Walking through the picturesque Sherpa village and visiting the sacred Tengboche Monastery is the main attraction of Thyangboche Monastery and Sherpa Land Trek.
Likewise, this short Thyangboche Monastery and Sherpa Land Trek is perfect for the time-bound as well who are unable to go to the high altitude trek for various reasons.
However, if you want to add more adventure in your trip then you can opt for the classic Everest Base Camp Trek or High Passes Trek.
Highlights of Thyangboche Monastery and Sherpa Land Trekking
- An amazing flight to one of the most extreme airports in the world, Tenzing Hillary Airport
- Walk through Sagarmatha National Park, one of the Natural World Heritage Sites of Nepal listed by UNESCO
- Explore Namche Bazaar, a famous trading place between Nepal and Tibet
- Tengboche Monastery, the largest monasteries in the Everest region
- Enjoying the sunset and sunrise view over the world’s tallest peak including Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, and Nuptse
- Closely observe the unique culture and lifestyle of the legendary Sherpa people
How Difficult is this trek?
Thyangboche Monastery and Sherpa Land Trek is one of the shortest and easiest trekking routes of the Everest region. So, experienced as well as novice trekkers can enjoy this trek. But you need a good fitness level to make your trek adventurous and successful.
What is the Best Time This Trek?
The best time for Thyangboche Monastery and Sherpa Land Trek is spring and autumn season. During the spring, the weather is stable and also the hills are well covered by the variety of colorful rhododendron flowers which make this place even more beautiful.
Another best time is the autumn season when the temperature is moderate with stable weather conditions. Also, every October, Tengboche Monastery hosts the colorful Mani Rimdu festival.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu 1,300m. via respective airlines.
Day 02: Half day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu
Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla & trek to Phakding 2,660m.
Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440m. approx. 5 - 6 Hrs
.Day 05: Rest Day at Namche Bazaar.
Day 06: Trek to Thyangboche 3,860m. Approx 5 hours.
Day 07: Trek to Khumjung 3, 790m. Approx 5 hrs.
Day 08: Trek to Monjo 2,830m. 4 - 5 hrs.
Day 09: Trek to Lukla 5 hrs walk.
Day 10: Fly Lukla-Kathmandu.
Day 11: Transfer to Airport for the International departure.
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