Namche Trek - 5 Days

Trip Facts

  • Plane/Car
  • 2 to 8
  • 3790 meters
  • Hotel
  • Active
  • Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu
  • In person
  • Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner
  • March to May & August to September
  • 7
  • 75
Namche trek is an ideal package for those trekkers who have a short holiday period in their daily schedule and can’t afford much time for their Nepal travels or trekking in Nepal.

Namche trek can be completed in 5 days. Despite being of very short trek, trekkers can explore many extraordinary things over there. This trek will surely give the happiness and joy to the trekkers in a limited time period.

Entire Everest range and closeness to Mt Kongde is incredible Mountain View one can get in his/her Namche trek.

How to get to Namche?

Namche trek starts from a scenic flight from Kathmandu (Tribhuvan International Airport) to Lukla (Tenzing hillary airport aka Lukla airport). Lukla airport is also considered as one of the most adventurous/dangerous airport in the world.

The trekkers flying from Kathmandu to Lukla will definitely achieve the thrill with air turbulence of mountain flight in a small plane.

To reach to Namche the trekkers have to follow the trails of Phakding and Monjo.

However, one can travel to Namche by road as well. More relevant information can be found in our overland everest base camp trekking package.

Expect Namche trek to be very inside of National park & Mt Everest

Namche trek will take the trekkers to beautiful villages of Namche Bazzar, Khumjung, Khunde, Phakding, Monjo & Lukla. The trekkers can explore the beautiful Sherpa settlement in near Namche Bazzar, at Khumjung village and at Monjo.

During your stay in Namche you will be pleased to indulge the food, culture, tradition, language, dresses and lifestyle of local Sherpa people.

In this short trek in everest, trekkers will walk through the forest, river, wildlife, mountains and nature of Sagarmatha National Park. National park is enlisted in UNESCO world heritage site.

Major highlights are visiting the national park museum at Namche, Sherpa Museum at Namche, Khumjung village and local museum over there, monasteries, the stony trails, diverse landscapes of Sagarmatha area, the panoramic views of many mountains located at Everest region including the highest peak of the world Mount Everest (8848 meters).

While trekking to Namche trekkers will be offered to enjoy the natural green environment and eye-catchy views of mountains every day from the trails.

Crossing many suspension bridges during the trek & Walking 4-5 hours a day can be a little of adventure for mountain lovers. The chirping of birds, the beautiful surrounding, and the clean and fresh air to breathe will surely bring easiness for the trekkers to hike in peace.

Why to choose Namche trek & who?

Those people who want to trek. But due to the tight schedule and short vacation days; not getting enough time for longer Everest basecamp  trek, surely can do Namche trek in everest. It can be perfect one week holiday in Nepal.

Following the trail of Everest Base camp and indulging the various villages of Everest region with the heart-warming views will be something special. Experience of Namche trek will be in your heart and mind for forever.

Don’t doubt to indulge the enormous beauty of the Everest region in a limited time period. If you want any suggestion, information related then kindly inform us without any hesitation. Please feel free to contact us. Nepalgram family is always ready to help you.


Day 1
Fly to Lukla (2860 meters) and trek to Phakding (2610 meters)

This is the first day of your Namche trek. You will have scenic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. It will take around 35 minutes to reach to Lukla from Kathmandu. After reaching to Lukla, you have to trek around 3 hours to reach to Phakding. You will stay overnight at Phakding

Day 2
Trek to Namche (3450 meters)

Trekking to Namche from Phakding starts with pleasant slope trail along with the view of Mt. Thamserku. During the trail you have to cross through the suspension bridges. You can also get the 1st view of Mount Everest while trekking from Phakding to Namche. The trek from Phakding to Namche will take around 6 hours of walk. You will stay overnight at Namche.

Day 3
Day hike to Khumjung village (3790 meters) and visit local museum and trek back to Monjo (2835 meters)

This day you will be following the steep trail. Day hike from Namche to Khumjung village will offer you to watch big snow-capped mountains such as Mt. Everest, Mt. Amadablam, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Thamserku and others peak. You will also indulge the local museum and monasteries over there. It will take around 40 minutes to reach Khumjung village from Namche. After the exploration at Khumjung village you will trek back to Monjo. It will take around 5 hours to reach to Monjo from Khumjung village.

Day 4
Trek to Lukla (2860 meters)

It will take around 6 and half hours from Monjo to reach to Lukla. You will be trekking downhill from Monjo to reach to Lukla.

Day 5
Fly to Kathmandu (1400 meters) & evening departure back home

This is the last day of your trek. It will take around 35 minutes to reach to Kathmandu to Lukla. After reaching to Kathmandu our office representative will help you for your departure to home.

Cost Details of Namche Trek - General Inclusions

  • All Accommodation during the trek
  • Food (breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) during the trek - Breakfast in the city
  • Flight Lukla-Kathmandu both way with airport shuttle
  • Cost of all Staff - including their salary, insurance, necessary equipment, domestic airfare & transportation expenses, food & accommodation
  • Licensed, Registered & route updated with his all expenses
  • Local Porters to carry your bag
  • Pick up on Arrival in Nepal & Airport shuttle service for domestic flights
  • Added Value - (1) Dawn sleeping bag, Dawn Jacket to be returned after the trek (2) Waterproof duffel Bag, Walking Poles, quick dry T-shirt, Cap - to take away (3) Oxymeter to check your oxygen saturation and Heart beat with medical kit box carried by Guide (4) Satellite Phone for extremely remote destination
  • Local Permit & National park entrance fees
  • Card processing fee for online payable amount

Cost Details of Namche Trek - General Exclusions

  • Personnel Expenses (Bar, snacks, Deserts etc.)
  • Tips to guides and porters (Gratitude)
  • Excess luggage charge at domestic flight
  • Anything not illustrated in Cost includes section.


Namche trek is a short time period trek which can be completed in 5 days. Perfect a week Everest trip in Nepal.

The Namche trek will offer the best experience of Everest base camp trek trail. It means that trekkers will follow the trail same of Everest Base Camp to reach to Namche.

Namche trek is one of the best treks among the short treks in Nepal. Best view of mountains including the Mount Everest and Mount Amadablam will surely bring joy in the trekker’s eye.

The Best Moments

Exploration of local Sherpa community and engage in the local activities, prayers at local monastery is something that the trekkers can achieve as a part of lifetime experiences.

Trekking through different village, enjoying the beauty of the natural environment, the wildlife and vegetation inside Sagarmatha National Park, passing through the suspension bridges, exploring the museum and the monasteries and many others things while trekking to Namche will be the trekker’s one of the best part of the Namche trek.

Major Attraction of Namche Trek

  • Scenic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and vice-versa
  • Attending prayer at one of the local monastery
  • Following the same trail as Everest Base Camp Trek
  • UNESCO world heritage site – Sagarmatha National Park
  • Exploration of wildlife and birds of Sagarmatha National Park
  • Exploration of local Sherpa Community
  • Eye-catchy views of dazzling mountain ranges including the world’s highest mountain – Mount Everest and Mount Amadablam
  • Exploration of local museum and Buddhist monasteries
  • Exploration of villages; Phakding, Monjo and Khumjung
  • Crossing the suspension bridges

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Namche Trek

Trip Facts

  • Plane/Car
  • 2 to 8
  • 3790 meters
  • Hotel
  • Active
  • Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu
  • In person
  • Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner
  • March to May & August to September
  • 7
  • 75



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