Day 1 Lukla to PhakdingDecember 30, 2016 in Nepal ⋅ 🌙 0 °C
An early start from the hotel turned into a very late start from the airport with delays after delays.
The plane trip was awesome, at times flying over the tops of smaller mountains by 100m and then landing on a tiny runway that ends straight into the side of the mountain.
From Lukla we walked about two and a half hours to Phakding and our first teahouse. It is much more substantial than I expected.Read more