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Lukla airport gets busy2017-10-16 10:56:49


Highlights of the trek Mt Everest being world’s popular adventure traveler’s target Everest region receiving 1500 people a day in mid season of October and November this year.

Tourists increased rapidly this year compared to last few years the Khumbu’s world’s dangerous airports tourist’s movement gone up. Half dozens of local airlines makes around 100 flights each day from Kathmandu to Kathmandu from Lukla every day.Manager of Lukla Airport informed that the main arrival month October increased number of tourists to Base Camp of Mt Everest.

Sita Airlines, Summit Airlines, Tara Airlines and other helicopter companies operating dozens of flights to Lukla these days. Among them Tara operates large number of flights during the main season as Lukla airports gets always busy if weather is clear. With big number of guests Lukla’s hotels and lodges are crowed and in peak season 600 to 700 foreigners takes flights to Lukla.

Hotailers are in rush to serve their guests and they have big pressure and some time unable to manage sleeping places and meals.However they are grateful to welcome big number of guests every day. Since Mid September tourists started to raise and most of them fly from Kathmandu airport to Tenzing Hillary Airport in Lukla in order to start their various trek options in Everest.

World’s popular passes like Chola, Renjo-La, Khumbi-La are located in Everest region as well as climbing peaks such Like Island Peak, Amadablam Peak, Lobuche Peak are located in Everest too. Over 8000 meters Himalayas are charming as like living things and adventure lovers’ plans to summit them in October too. Travelers are also starts their trek from Jiri, Phaplu Airport to Namche to see the massiveness of the region.

Security police are less in the region and they are suffering to give security for entire tourists  but the tourists arrivals only increased from Mid September to Mid November and other months hoteliers goes to do their own business or wait March, April and May months to welcome trekkers. The total of domestic flights in the whole country, the 25 percent of them lands at Lukla in main season.

These are the best months to travel and witness the natural beauty of Khumbu region too. There is less chance to suffer from High altitude in October month too. Locals are saying that they receives and got job opportunity since starting of September and if this goes like usual even they expect tourists arrivals to be quite lot this year.

Compared to other regions in Nepal the Everest is pretty much expensive to trek but no doughty the best adventure of life time.

Source: My republica news

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