Khumbu is a sub-region in on the Nepalese side of Mount Everest. The Everest region is officially called Khumbu and includes the Sagarmatha National Park and the Sagarmatha National Park Buffer Zone.

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is the unofficial capital of the of , and is a major stop-off point for trekkers and climbers heading for base camp.


is a village in at 4,790 m elevation. The village forms the centre of the trail.

is a village in and home to the region's main airport.

is a village in . It is located inside .

is a large monastery and the surrounding settlement.

is the district headquarter of Flying from Kathmandu-Phaplu.Then a short downhill walk of 20min to from Phaplu airstrip.

also Monjo is a village in . It is located between the villages of and .

is a village in at the end of the old Tibetan trade route from Tingri via Nangpa La.

is in . lies between and .

is a small village in with a fabulous variety of additional spellings such as Chuukung and Chukhung.

is a village in . It takes around two hours from to arrive in .

is a village in . is located in the same valley as , and is home to the region's only Western-style clinic.

is a relatively large village in , located between and .

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  • Location: , , ,
  • Latitude of center: 27° 49' 0.1" (27.8167°) north
  • Longitude of center: 86° 43' 0.1" (86.7167°) east
  • Wikidata: Khumbu

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French: Khumbu, German: Khumbu, Italian: Khumbu, Portuguese: Khumbu, Spanish: Khumbu
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