After staying a night at Marlung, we will be descending to Namche Bazar. We will start our journey in the early morning from Marlung. We will be following the route used to be used by the Tibetan traders. We cross Bhote Koshi and step downwards Taranga. The path goes through the valley of Langmuche Khola. This Khola (stream) drains from the glacial lake named Dig Tsho.
This lake was once burst in 1985 causing floods affecting Dudh Khosi valley and Thame. Thame is a beautiful village. We can get dew hotels in this village. Moreover, we can see some eye-catching views of some mountains namely Thamserku, Katanga, Kusum Kanguru, etc. There situates a famous Gompa situated some fields farther on the west hill. This gompa is believed to be established some 325 years ago.
This gompa features three big images of Chenresig (Avalokiteswara), Guru Rimpoche, Buddha Sakyamuni. if you visit in may then you can experience the fun of the Colorful Mani Rimdu festival featuring colorful mask dances as this festival is held only in May. Moving forward we cross a bridge and reach Samde. Again we descend downwards to Thamo village.
We can see a monastery called Khari Goma which is a nunnery being home to some nuns and monks. Leaving this village behind we come to the world’s highest hydroelectric power station built on Austrian help. Then after we come to Purthe after a short walk where you can find is Laudo monastery which is run by the Kopan monastery of Bouddhanath in Kathmandu and is popular among the westerners for Buddhist study and meditation centers.
Then after we ultimately reach Namche Bazar. We can see some Gompas on the way to Namche Bazar colorful prayer flags, and Mani stones. Overnight at Namche Bazar.
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.