Sherpa is a completely new concept of Trekking in Nepal at Everest Region. Nepal Hiking Himalaya is the first trekking agency of Nepal to introduce Sherpa Villages Trek. You will trek in Khumbu region of Nepal but spending more time knowing about Sherpa ethnic community. Relish the lifestyle, traditions and culture of Sherpa as well as witness the glorious Himalayan range of Everest range. Moreover, the journey is understanding of the landscape and culture.
Sherpa Villages trek starts as usual Everest region trekking. Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and walking from Lukla to Phakding is the first day’s activity. Once you reach the Namche Bazaar you will witness the hustling bustling of Sherpa people. The lifestyle, shopping pattern and locality are observed in the town. This is probably the most beautiful Sherpa Hub of the Khumbu region of Nepal. Various Sherpa houses, eateries and bars would be the best place to hang out in the evening. The next day’s trek would be towards the world’s highest located hotel Everest View Hotel.
Sherpa Villages Trek – Mountain Vistas
The magnificent view of the Amadablam, Thamserku, Mt. Everest, Cho yu, Lhotse, Nuptse, Pumori and other Himalayas of Khumbu can be seen from the hotel. Then the Sherpa Villages Trek heads towards Sherpa Village Khumjung. If you are trekking during the Mani Rimdu Festival then this would be the best time for you to understand Sherpa Culture. After Khumjung village the trekking treks towards the Thame. The trail passes by the villages of Sherpa like Khunde and Munde towards Thame Village. The stay in the Thame would be very tranquil and spiritual. If you wish to spend some time away from the crowded Everest Base Camp Trekking trails then Thame is the best place.
Sherpa Villages Trek – Book Cultural Trek
Witness the culture, traditions and rituals of Sherpa. If you wish to spend overnight in Sherpa home then Home Stay can also be organized in the region. The trek returns back to Jorsalle which is another Sherpa Village. Then finally to Lukla as the last day of Sherpa Villages Trek from where next day’s early morning flight will take you back to Kathmandu.