Machhermo village – Phortse to Machhermo distance, weather and elevation
There are many small Sherpa villages in Khumbu region of Nepal and one among of them is the Machhermo village. The Machhermo village is a spectacular village decorated with superb mountain view surrounding. The village lies towards south of Gokyo and north of Dole and at an altitude of 4470 meters / 14665 feet above sea level. It is an important destination for all trekkers who are going to Everest base camp via Gokyo valley, Cho la pass and Renjo la pass route. Phortse to Machhermo trail passes through the side of the Dudh koshi valley, forests, and waterfalls, travelers can see the wildlife like pheasants, mountain goats, and musk deer etc.
Phortse to Machhermo distance is 7.2 kilometers. The Gokyo lakes trek is an alternative route to the Everest base camp from the Namche Bazaar and that leads to the village Macchermo, and it finally joins the Gorakshep, Kalapatthar and EBC. Phortse to Machhermo trek distance is about 5 to 6 hours depends on walking speed and physical strength. The panoramic view from the village of Machhermo is breathtaking, and the path is not very difficult going from Phortse to Machhermo as well. The hills are definitely steep in the Phortse region, but trekking along this route is very exciting. Machhermo is the last village that comes in way before reaching the Gokyo valley.
After crossing Dole and Luza village finally trekkers reach to Machhermo village. There is the Himalayan Rescue Hospital provide information about how to prevent altitude sickness. Local hotel and lodges are offers good food and accommodation facility. The mountains around this location are very impressive. Explorer can experience the views of Cho Oyu, Kantega, and Thamserku and many summer settlements of Sherpa people. Trekking experience in the beautiful Machhermo village provide an experience of the lifetime. Have a fun on the trek to Gokyo lakes, Chola pass and Renjo la pass. We are local adventure travel agents Nepal arrange best trip to Everest region, locally available best lodge to rest at night in Machhermo village Khumbu, Nepal.