Everest Summit Lodges - Mende - INTRODUCTION
Perched almost 3000 meters above the Thamo and Thame valleys, the lodge has the most awesome views of the surrounding mountains like Kongde Ri, Thamserku, Kang Taiga, Kusum Kangru and Khumbila. With a monastery and a few monks as year-round neighbours, Mende has an amazing sense of tranquility and peace.
Located just off the main trail between Namche Bazar and Thame, the frontier to the Tibetan Plateau separated only by the 5741 meter Nangpa La pass. Mende has been described by many of our guests as 'one of a kind
The Nepal Himalaya .... a different approach !
Everest Summit Lodges has redefined trekking and touring in the Nepal Himalaya with eight high-quality lodges. All lodges have been constructed with a strong awareness for protection of the environment, local culture and people. Exceptional locations offer fantastic mountain scenery be it in the Kathmandu Valley, in the heart of the Khumbu or the rugged terrain of Mustang. All keep close to our concept of avoiding crowded trails, yet lie close to the natural beauty of their environment.
All our programs have been tried, tested and highly appreciated by clients from all over the world. Our guides are trained in all safety aspects of trekking and have many years of experience in leading and taking good care of the need of each of our guests. Trek itineraries are well planned to bring you the very best of walking trails and cultural insights along the way. A highlight each trip is the inclusion of an Everest summiter, to share with you his personal grand adventure stories over high tea or at dinner time.
At every lodge, comfortably furnished rooms with ensuite facilities, traditional style and local hospitality await you. Solar-power provides hot and eco-friendly showers, warm electric blankets, while colonially conveniences such as hot water bottles in comfortable beds revitalize you for the next day. The personnel are hardy boys and girls, native to the region, at home with the surroundings and always ready to serve with a traditionally warm Nepali smile. Despite often harsh conditions, our kitchen staff churn out a creative range of delicacies to suit the most discerning palate !
Leave your troubles behind along with all unnecessary gear like tents and sleeping bags and come, experience the majestic grandeur of the Himalayas in the painless comfort of a well-organised trip, chosen from the range of our programs on offer.
Everest Summit Lodges has
- a restaurant
- a bar room
- laundry service
- attached bath with hot/cold shower
- drawing room
- reading room