Today we are in Namche BazaarToday is 12-21-2009. Today we have planned to walk until Namche bazaar. Namche bazaar is the getaway of the Mount Everest trekking. Now we are in Phakding. After the breakfast we start walk via Phakding village. The end of the Phakding village I take the picture of Dudhakoshi river and village of TokTok. Please have looked this picture below.
We have continued walking two and half hour walking to Monjo village. This village is the entrance of the Sagarmatha National park. Here every trekker has to pay Rs 1000 entrance fee. The Sagarmatha National park has a small information center and Khumbu region. You can observe here biological map of high mountains in Everest region. Our ten minutes walks we are in long suspension bridge over the Dudhakoshi River. Then we decide to lunch in Jorshalle. It is best place for light lunch before hike to Namche bazaar.
After the lunch first half and hour is up and down flow by Dudhakoshi river. For her you can see Bhote koshi and Dudhakoshi River joining place. Bhote Koshi River is starting from Tibet border and Dudhakoshi start from Everest base camp. Form here the trail start steep up by stone staircase. After one hour climb first time we saw a Mount Everest (8848m) peak. This is first glimpse of Mount Everest with great hope. Today is the first hard day in Everest trekking. After the water break again we start slowly climb with dust trail. One and 20m hard waking we reach in Namche Bazaar. Namche bazaar is the renowned places for Everest trekking. It is get way of the Everest trekking. When trekkers reach in Namche bazaar they are felling a kind of happiness in face. I think they are felling it is worth to spent monkey and time to come here. We have two nights in Namche Bazaar for acclimatization for high altitude sickness. The Namche bazaar is approximately 3350m above the sea level. Our journey will continuous for Everest trekking keep watch us.