Phakding to Namche Bazaar trek distance, weather & elevation
Phakding to Namche bazaar distance is 9.4 kilometers. Phakding is a small and beautiful village located in the Khumbu region of Nepal. Phakding situated at 2,610 meters and Namche situated at 3,440 meters above sea level. Walking duration from Phakding to Namche bazaar is 5 to 6 hours to cross the 830 meters elevation. Larja dobhan is the beginning of the uphill walk to reach the Namche bazaar. There are two bridges over Dudh Koshi River but the higher one is allowed to use as the lower one has become old and out of use. Trekkers pass throw the upper “new suspension bridge” to reach the Namche bazaar. In the middle of Larja to Namche travelers can see the first glimpse of Mount Everest the highest peak in the world.
Phakding is one of the main stopping sites for trekkers on their visit to Mount Everest trekking region. The main occupation of the villagers is tourism. Phakding to Namche bazaar trek includes the crossing of number of suspension bridges. The trek contains amazing natural scenery with high mountains. From Phakding you will be taken to Namche bazaar which includes interaction with Sherpa people. Next day you will be staying in Namche bazaar for acclimatization and short hiking to best Everest view point, museums and monastery. Phakding to Namche bazaar trek covers the settlement of the Sherpa villages like Phakding, Toktok, Bankar, Manjo, jorsalle, Namche bazaar etc.
Phakding to Namche bazaar trek distance will be one of the best and memorable times. By the time you start your journey from Phakding, you will come across a lot of locals and other tourists. As it is one of the tourist sites, you will get many handmade things to buy. While going through the village you will come across many beautiful huts and buildings to increase the tourist trade. Apart from tourist and locals you will also get to see the continual traffic of yaks, guide and porters.
The high mountains, Sherpa villages, valley and the river make the journey worth. At the Sagarmatha National Park, your trekking permits & TIMS will be checked and once you get done with the formalities you will reach Namche Bazaar. The beautiful experience will surely make you fall in love with nature. If you interested for Phakding to Namche bazaar trek second day walk of Everest base camp trek write us. We are here in Nepal to make your Everest trekking journey safe and comfortable, let’s go to make your trek an interesting lifetime experience.