Namche is as well one of the most developed and populous town in the Everest region. It is as well known as Namche bazaar and is located at an elevation of 3440m. This is the last stop to do your shopping for anything forgotten for the trek.
The predominant settlers of Namche is Sherpa’s and majority of the inhabitants are one way or the other involved in the tourism business. Alike Lukla, Namche as well has logistically sound pubs and restaurants, which caters national and international drinks as well as cuisines from the world. Travellers usually stop in Namche to acclimatize and do side trips from and to Namche to adjust to the higher ground. This place is well known to offer good views of mountains Kongde Ri 6187 m and Thamserku 6623 m. The climate of Lukla is cold year around; the temperature reaches 15 to 16 degree celsius in the summers and remains below minus in the winters.