For our second visit to Nepal the lure of the Everest Region proved irresistible. After several days in Kathmandu we caught the bus to Jiri and followed the traditional route used by Hillary and many others, initially to Lukla and then up the Dudh Kosi valley to the gateway to the Everest area Namche Bazaar. There followed 11 days of some of the most magnificent trekking we have ever undertaken.
Follow the Trekking link for options on how to plan your trek, the Advice link for essential tips on trying to remain healthy, insured and safe, the Useful Links page for ways to prepare in advance and the Photos link for our journey as it progressed. In the photo commentary any words highlighted in blue can be clicked to find out more details. Not all of these pages have been updated since 2008 and the current links take you back to further links to those website pages at the moment! Those pages are easily identified by the header.
The photo on our Nepal 2014 pages is a panorama of part of the Everest Range from near Gorak Shep
These pages and their links were completed in January 2015 and have not been updated since