Phortse village – Namche to Phortse distance, weather and elevation
The Phortse is a beautiful farming village located at 3,950 meters / 12959 feet above sea level in Khumbu valley Nepal. Phortse village is a very quiet village nestled in the foothills of these mountains. Namche to Phortse distance is 5.7 kilometers. Namche to Phortse trek passes throw Mong la then trek downhill to Phortse tenga. After crossing Dudh koshi River step uphill walk to reach the Phortse village. Trekkers who want to go to Gokyo lakes they stop at Phortse Thenga. Those who want to explore Sherpa village they goes to Phortse village.
Trekking in the Himalayas provides a life changing experience. Namche to Phortse tenga trek distance is about 5 to 6 hours. Phortse tenga to Phortse village is about 2 hrs walking distance it is the best place to know the real image of Sherpa culture. It is a remote destination, and many changes have been brought in this village. It will never be overwhelmed by trekkers as it is a location which is slightly off the trail to the Everest base camp or to Gokyo.
The trail from Namche bazaar to Phortse village is not a tough one, regular flows of care takers pursue this route. The climate and landscape of the village is changed dramatically during the monsoon period. There is greenery all around the village. The best season to explore the Phortse village is autumn and spring season. Local people of Phortse are employed mainly as guides. Enjoy the natural surroundings of the Phortse village and its rich Sherpa culture with local travel agents Nepal. We organize Everest base camp trek, Renjo la pass trek, Gokyo lake trek and Cho la pass trek according to guest desire. If you want any changes to it and in case of any doubt on the matter, please feel free to contact us. We are here always open and ready to assist you.