Phakding is a small village in the Khumbu region of Nepal. It lies in the Dudh Kosi river valley just north of Lukla and south of Monjo, at an altitude of 2,610 m. It has been one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites since 1979.

The trail starts at Lukla and Phakding is often the main stopping point for trekkers on their way to Sagarmartha (Mount Everest) via the Gokyo Ri route or Tengboche route.

The primary function of the village is to support the tourism industry and it consists of a number of guesthouses.

Himalayan Eco Resort

Himalayan Eco Resort – Phakding Mountain Lodge:
5 triple bed rooms, 6 twin bed rooms – 500 rup each room
All rooms have attached flush toilets and hot & cold shower facilities. All rooms are very clean and comfortable.
Restaurant and bar. Outdoor camping ground and trekking Kitchen.
Located in a beautiful place.

Namaste Lodge

14 rooms with bathroom – 1200 Rs
24 common rooms -200 Rs
Wifi – no
Shower – 250 Rs
Bakery and coffee shop. Comfortable. Good food in restaurant.