Altitude: 2,840m/ 9,315 ft (Lukla) 2,610/ 8,560 ft. (Phakding)
Flight duration : 30 min,
Walk approx. 3 hours
This is one of the most dramatic and thrilling short flight experience in the world. The total flight duration of this scenic flight will be around 30 minutes. After landing at Lukla, the trail opens out to reach towards first stop after 3-4 hours of hike, Phakding village. During this hike we will be walking alongside the Dudh Koshi river whose water source is one of our prime destinations, the Gokyo Lake. The walk here is pretty easy and after passing through some small villages, we will reach to Phakding.
Important Note: Lukla flights have been diverted to Ramechhap instead of Kathmandu according to the recent notice from Aviation Authority. The drive from Kathmandu to Ramechhap is about 4h to 5h (140km) via B.P.Highway. We will be preparing very early in the morning for the drive to Ramechhap in order to catch early flights. Read more about Lukla flights diversion here.
Meal Included: Breakfast, Lunch, & Dinner