Trip Highlights
  • Thame Legendary Comfort Trek from the striking the Lukla through the hustling and bustling city of the Sherpas capital of the Namche Bazaar.
  • Comfort Lodge Trek to Thame brings you with the style of comfort as well as getting to do things with fun and adventures by being in the laps of the Himalayas
  • One is surrounded by the majestic peaks like Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Lho, Tse and Thamserku.
  • Head over to the striking flight to the Lukla
  • Visit to the ancient monastery.

You prefer to travel with comfort? Che Bello! Thame Legendary Comfort Trek is the right journey for you. Right in front of you, there is the comfort trek.

Relish the striking hiking under the beautiful sight of the majestic world’s highest peak from the mother goddess of the Earth, Sagarmatha also renowned as the Everest. Thame Legendary Comfort Trek from the striking the Lukla through the hustling and bustling city of the Sherpas capital of the Namche Bazaar as we ascend towards the crowds of the primary path up to the arcane Thame. Comfort Lodge Trek to Thame brings you with the style of comfort as well as getting to do things with fun and adventures by being in the laps of the Himalayas.

Thame is a tiny but a thriving Sherpa village and is close to the border of Tibet. Thame used to be a joint of trading route of Tibet. Thame is home to the legends like Apa Sherpa who is renowned for climbing the Everest summit most times by the Guinness book of records and Ang Rita Sherpa who is named as “The snow leopard” by scaling Mt Everest ten times without oxygen. Thame also has a monastery which is towering the rock faces and is warped with the mists. The trek can be pictured as a true and extraordinary culture and conventional lifestyle of the Sherpa tribe who is used to the thin air zone. The mountain Sherpas of the Khumbu are the Tibetan originated from south over the Himalayas and today is known for the strength of the high altitude mountain climbing and is known as the Sherpas. All the guests are welcomed with a huge smile on their face by the locals and therefore during this trek, you will get a chance to scrutinize the Sherpa customs, tradition and culture. This hike gives you an open door opportunity be in the spectacular Himalayan hiking and stretch you worries away with plenty of time to chill out. Over all during this trek, you will not be disappointed as you come across the world’s tallest mountains like Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Lho, Tse and Thamserku which encloses the prettiest mountain mist and peaks around the Himalaya.

Thame Legendary Comfort Trek leads us from the striking flight at Lukla through the heart of Sherpas Namche Bazaar and then ascends graciously from the frantic crowds of the primary route to the mystic Thame. The atmosphere will get much cooler and thinner. Then we head forward to the old Tibetan salt route to a village where the Sherpas whose root is from Tibet follow mostly their way of life, tradition, culture and religion. This program is unquestionably build for the adventure seeker who is inbound to get the taste of high mountain experience and revert oneself with the Sherpa community. This hike is the mixture of the smooth and temperate grade of trek where trekkers commonly have to hike for about 5 to 6 hours per day. The trail is very well labeled and wide. The novice trekkers can too hike through this Thame route and the hiking wisdom would marvel when you go through this paths. Our trek leaders will guarantee to take you on your pace comfortably as you trail and you will have a support in every move.

Our skilled guide and porter will accompany you throughout the trek and supervise you with additional care. We will arrange the Thame Comfort Trek according to travelers’ holiday program and wish with amazing life time experience. Join us now we will provide you with the finest guesthouse and accessible healthy food. Make a way with the climb up through an erratic path with your travel partner- Nepal Nomad Team. You will be assured with an incredible experience with us that you will never forget. Contact Us.

Itinerary

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You are welcomed to the bustling city of Kathmandu, where you will be picked up at the Tribhuvan International Airport. With the placard of the Nepal Nomad, our representative will wait for you. You will be moved to the hotel where we will give you some short briefings about the trek king journey. Today we will stay for an overnight at the hotel.

  • Meals: Welcome Dinner
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

Using Kathmandu as your home, take a day trip and explore around on an organized sightseeing tour to world heritage sites including a visit to an ancient and beautiful Bodhnath Stupa known for its unique structure and as the biggest shrines in the world. For a more lighthearted day, a visit to Pashupatinath, situated on the banks of the holy Bagmati River which is considered as a home to the hundreds of thousands Hindus people identified as the famous Hindu temple across the country.

Here, we will see Hindu holy men (sadhus) and pilgrims performing ritual bathing, and occasionally, funeral pyres burning on the Ghats. The cremation site here is open to all the citizens of Nepal that begins with royalty to the simple man on the street. The same afternoon you will be free to relax to hotel garden or take a visit Thamel for some last minute shopping. Later, trek departure information will be provided.

  • Meals: Breakfast with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

With an early start, we head to the brief flight to the Lukla where we begin our journey and look out after the beautiful peaks of the Jugal and the Langtang ranges, we then head towards the Gaurishankar, Rolwaling Himal and the Menlumtse as we witness the sights of the Everest. Our representative will guide you at the airport as he can escort to the accommodation. Over to the gateway on the Khumbu, we take our lunch as we take a brief round over to the locale. We then head towards the Buddhist monastery where head over to the Pasang Lhamo Foundation Hospital. 

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Lukla
  • Altitude: 2800m

Our trekking crew meets us at the Lukla after breakfast. We’ll spend a little time on introductions, getting to know each other and sorting the bags out before setting off. The trek start proper, the Khumbu ‘gateway’, is just meters from our lodge gate. Passing through the whitewashed archway we head gently downhill on pitched stone trails through low rhododendron forest, past small ‘garden’ farms and old and new hamlets to the banks of the foaming Dudh Koshi River. There will be plenty of short stops to meet the locals, take photographs and just soak up the scenery and the clear mountain air as we meander along, the undulating trail glimpsing views of 6000m snow-capped peaks high above. Crossing across the best man I stone at the Thado Koshi where we head towards the chortens and then after soaking up the sun on the terrace we continue on to the village of Monjo. Following the right bank of the Dudh Koshi, we head with the gentle walk towards the Phakding village before passing the suspension bridge. Passing the forest of the pine and small villages we then head to witness the majestic Thamserku. We then reach to the village of Monjo after couple of hours of woodland paths. Our lodge for the night is located above the village with spectacular views of Thamserku and Kusum Kangri. Gather again for pre-dinner drinks round the fire followed by evening meal. 

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Monjo
  • Altitude: 2850m

A brief walk from our lodge brings us to the gateway to the Sagarmatha National Park. We stop to have a look at the interesting 3D map and information boards whilst our guide sorts out our permits and entry. From here we’ve another 40 minutes or so along the sides of the Dudh Khosi before crossing the Bhote Koshi, raging in form a side valley, and beginning our climb to the Sherpa capital of Namche Bazaar. Ascending to the tree line, the path is zig zag upto the vibrant Namche village and high mountain bowl.

After passing through the colorful stalls and the shops, picking up slowly at the beautiful wonderful and the vibrant stalls, we head towards the Lodge. This is our first night above 3000m so it’s important to take it easy and let your body adjust. Relax with a tea or coffee and maybe even take a massage in our spa. 

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Namche Bazaar
  • Altitude: 3440m

Today it is significant to receive a little height to help our bodies’ acclimatize. And to see some spectacular views! The afternoon is free to discover the shops and cafes of this delightful little town. Your guide will take you to a wonderful viewpoint to see the ‘Rock stars’ of the mountain world spread out before you: Lhotse, Nuptse, Everest, Ama Dablam. They ring the deep valley sides in an incredible arena. You should also be able to see the monastery at Tengboche and the trails to great Everest. We leave the glistering peaks to visit the Sherpa Cultural museum with its treasure trove of delights and intriguing insights into the lives, homes and loves of the Sherpa people. After lunch you are free to head down to the Namche market to browse the shops, chat with the locals and maybe pick up a souvenir or two. We can then see the Tibetan traders that make a yearly venture over the high passes from the Tibetan plateau with the yaks laden to sell the goods at the market. Late in the afternoon, there’s an alternate to visit Namche Monastery. The monastery is about 80 years old and has beautiful Thangka paintings of Tibetan deities. For your loved ones, you are most welcome to burn a butter lamp.

 

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Namche Bazaar
  • Altitude: 3440m

After your breakfast at Namche, you will start your trek to Thame today. You will follow the trail passing through beautiful pine forest and typical Sherpa homes. This route is also considered to be the historical route that Sherpas used to migrate from Eastern Tibet 800 years ago. Upon reaching the Thame Village, have some rest and enjoy your lunch.After lunch, you will ascend gradually passing by a monastery where nuns live and reach Samden village. From here, you descend down to the bridge and cross the Bhote Koshi River. Further upward walk of 30 minutes will take you to Thame village where you will be staying today.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Thame
  • Altitude: 3820m

Thame is famous for Thame Monastery, located 200m above the village and takes around half an hour walk to reach there from your lodge. It is set on the southern slope of Sumdur Mountain under a high rocky cliff. It's said that the monastery was built in the 14th century. Take some time to visit this incredible monastery after breakfast. Thame is one of the greatest villages of Solu Khumbu that is home to many young High altitude climbing Sherpas who have climbed Mt. Everest at least 6 - 24 times.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Sumdur Peak
  • Altitude: 4800m

We return down the valley, most likely taking a slightly different route to that of the ascent some days earlier. Arriving in Namche we’ll have time for a wander round the bazaars and a light lunch before heading down through the pine forests to the valley warmth. Look out for Damche, our stunning national bird – a very colorful type of pheasant, sometimes found searching for food on the forest floor. And of course don’t forget to look around and enjoy the views from this new and very different perspective. 

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Monjo
  • Altitude: 2850m

Our last day trekking, with a bit of a sting in the tail!. Regaining the river side we are back and forth across the glacial torrent making our way back past Phakding. From here it’s around a three hour walk to Lukla, with the last hour or regaining 200m+ height – it’s uphill. We will also get the opportunity to drink some things and then visit to Kyongma Monastery and the Chaurikharka High School. On reaching Lukla we could take a quick stop for a congratulatory group photo at the ‘gateway’ arch then we’ll check-in to our lodge for lunch and a rest.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Lukla
  • Altitude: 2800m

We then bid goodbye to the great Himalayas, as we head to the splendid flight to the Kathmandu. One of the highlights of the tour has to be the stunning sights of the mountains during clear weather.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

Today we fly back to home after all this amazing encounter to beautiful places around the country. The head of the Nepal Nomad shall take you to the TIA airport where one should check in before 3 hours to the flight scheduled.

  • Meals: Breakfast with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

What's Included

  • 3 night's accommodations in Kathmandu on BB plan.
  • Everything on meals as specified for trek (breakfast, lunch, dinner).
  • All internal local transport as per the itinerary.
  • Internal l flights from Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu for client and Trek Leader.
  • National Park entrance fees, trekking permits accommodation in twin sharing local basis lodges or best available places for accommodations, trek leader and porters-salary, insurance, food, accommodations and other allowances included in trekking arrangements.
  • Basic first aid, Trek bag kit carried by your leader.
  • None of the single supplement is required in Kathmandu or in the mountain.
  • Arrival Airport Pick and departure Drop.
  • Food (Kathmandu) - lunch and dinner, International flights from your home to home.
  • Airport Taxes, car, taxi or van, Visa fees.
  • Medical examination (if required) and vaccination costs.
  • Own Expenditure(Personal) , .all bar bills, laundry, telephone calls, hot shower in the mountain, mineral water, sweet deserts, we recommend bringing .water purifier and neutralizer tabulates to reduce your cost of traveling and to become responsible traveler.
  • Drinks or meals except 3 meals or not specified in the itinerary, Personal clothing and equipment, Travel insurance, Optional trips. Tipping in general for trek crew (driver, Trek leader and porter-tipping is not mandatory but expected).
  • Charges sustained as a result of delays beyond Nepal Nomad's control. Anything not specified in the Cost Includes section.

USEFUL INFORMATION

Experience Required:

A good level of fitness and experience of mountain walking is required for the Thame Legendary Comfort Trek. These tend to be longer treks with some more difficult days, some of which may involve walking at increased altitudes and more difficult terrain. Occasionally, there may be a longer day when negotiating the more challenging sections such as a mountain pass or viewing peak.

Pre-Trip Meeting:

Prior to set off to Thame Legendary Comfort Trek, we host a Pre-Trip meeting here in Kathmandu office on the 2nd day of your itinerary which starts in the evening during the dinner and introduce your trek Leader. It is an opportunity for individuals to ask questions about your Thame Legendary Comfort Trek as well as introduce you to one another.

Equipment Check List:

The specified basic equipments check lists should help you with your packing. Remember to keep the weight of your equipment to a minimum. At the start of the trek your packed trek bag should not weigh more than 20 kg.

Head:-

For the head protection: Sun hat or scarf - Light balaclava or warm fleece hat - Sunglasses with UV protection.

Lower Body: -

Under Garments - Hiking shorts - Lightweight cotton long pants - Light weight hiking thermal bottoms - Fleece or wool pants – Waterproof trekking trousers -

Feet: - lightweight thin inner socks - Thick, warm wool hiking socks - Hiking boots with spare laces - Camp shoes – Gaiters (optional)

Upper Body:-

As for the upper body’s shirts – Hiking and light weight thermal tops - Fleece jacket or pullover - Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional) - Waterproof shell jacket - Down vest and/or jacket - Base layer shirts - Warm jacket (down)*

Hands: - gloves that are Lightweight - Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer.

Accessories:-

Sleeping bag (comfort rated –10ºC)*- Sleeping bag liner - Head torch with spare bulbs and batteries - Small pad or combination.

Trekking Bags: - Large bag for keeping items dry inside trek bag, Daypack 250 to 30litres. - Thermarest sleeping pad - Water bottles - Water purification tablets.

Basic First Aid Kit: - Antiseptic cream, throat lozenges, diarrhoea treatment (Imodium), altitude (Diamox), painkillers, plasters and blister treatment, insect repellent, and re-hydration salts (Dioralite). Glucose tablets and multi-vitamin tablets are also a good idea.

Toiletries:- 1 medium sized quick drying towel - Tooth brush/paste - Multipurpose soap - Deodorants - Nail clippers - Face and body moisturizer - Feminine products - Small mirror - Wet wipes - toilet roll/Tissue Extras - Antibacterial hand wash

Luxuries - Binoculars - Reading book - Trip Map/Guide book - Trekking poles – Camera - Repair kit: needle, thread, duct tape.

A typical day:

At 6.30 am your Sherpa knocks on your door with a cup of good morning tea. Time for the Breakfast, tight up your bag pack and head off for today's trekking hiking for the next three to four hours then at pleasant spot we shall stop for an hour along the way for a well-prepared hot lunch. Later, a walk another three hours or so before you stop for the over night. The evening can be spent reading or chatting with your fellow hikers or trekking crew about the trip of the day. An asset can be pack of games to these nights; your trekking crew love teaching various Nepali card games and learning new Western games. Eventually, it's time to bed for a well deserved night.

Accommodation:

While at the Thame Legendary Comfort Trek, lodging options are limited so please do not expect the Ritz! Nepal Nomad utilizes simplistic family run lodges, with a large sociable central dining area and a cozy chimney burning fire. Lodges are on a twin share basis and we recommend you use your own sleeping bag. Accommodations in the Thame Legendary Comfort Trek tend to have shared bathroom facilities and you may not always have access to a shower. Regardless of the lack of facilities, these lodges certainly have a rustic charm, most are blessed with spectacular views and being family run operations, they offer a great insight into the daily life of the Mountain people.

Insurance:

Nepal Nomad's booking terms & conditions of joining Thame Legendary Comfort Trek includes that you must be fully insured with medical, emergency rescue evacuations including trip cancellation insurance which should cover over 3000m to 6000m.

Altitude Sickness:

Itinerary of the Thame Legendary Comfort Trek is designed to ensure that there is plenty of times for adequate occurs as a result of acclimatization and cases of mountain sickness are rare. The common Symptoms are headaches, nausea, irregular breathing, insomnia and the swelling of fingers and glands. Medical Treatment is to descend to a lower altitude as quickly as possible which normally results in rapid improvement and recovery.

Meals:

On Thame Legendary Comfort Trek, three meals on full board basis will be provided (Nepali, Sherpa, and Tibetan, Continental, Italian, Chinese and Indian cousins). Every day dinner and breakfast will be placed and taken in the same lodge you spend over night but Lunch will be taken on your way to next village. Farewell dinner, breakfast and reception will be provided in Kathmandu.