Everest region is the wonderful and most famous trekking area in Nepal. Either to climb the famous mountains or to just have an experience of wonderful view of the famous mountains Everest region trekking offers various of options. For the people who can’t walk in the higher altitude but have a strong desire to see close view of Everest, Lhotse, and Nuptse, Cholastese, Tawache,Thameserku, and Amadablam mountains and rich Sherpa culture and tradition Tengboche Monastery trekking is the best option for them.
Tengboche Monastery trekking lies in the midway trekking trial of famous Everest Base Camp trekking. The monastery is situated at the altitude of 3867m on the Khumbu Region of Everest. During this trek, you can reach at the oldest monastery in the kumbu region which was damaged by the earthquake and the fire in 1934 and 1989 which was renovated.
From Tengboche monastery thousands of trekkers passed each year for the Kalapatthar and EBC trekking and most of them pass overnight in this place. Tengboche monastery is also a popular of ancient festival of Sherpa people “Mandi Rimdu Festival”.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Hotel in Kathmandu|
|Max-Altitude:||Tengboche Monastery- 3860m|
|SEASONS||February, March, April, May, September, October, November, December|
|Trekking Duration||10 DAYS- 9 NIGHTS|
|Max people in group||2-12|
Among another big festival of Nepal, Mani Rimdu festival is one of the biggest ceremonies in the Khumbu region. If you visit Tengboche Monastery during the month of October and November you can also participate in this festival which is the special one in Khumbu region. There is a big celebration in Tengboche monastery and the festival date is fixed according to Tibetan Lunar Calendar. The date is announced by Head Lama of the Tengboche Monastery on the month of March/ April.
You can visit this place any time of the year but the best time is September to December and March to May. The trekking up to Tengboche Monastery is semi-hard trek where there are many other trekkers and climbers walking to different other destinations of Everest region. Make your trip memorable in Nepal in the Everest Region by trekking in Tengboche monastery or Everest Base Camp Trek to spice up another great trekking experience in Nepal.