Everest Basecamp Trek 2019 – Trekking Yetis Back in Tengboche

Namaste Everyone,

We left Dingboche this morning in chilly weather but the sun broke out and warmed things up a wee bit within the first hour of our hike. Once again, the views were spectacular. The low “wall” in the photo below is made of sun-dried yak dung used to fuel the heating stoves up here. That’s a lot of dung! We took a pit stop in Pangboche, where we saw the baby yaks in photo two.

We arrived in Tengboche in time for a late lunch, followed once again by a visit to the bakery. Some of us also went back to Tengboche monastery, where we were lucky enough to watch the monks perform a long and colorful prayer ceremony.

FYI, the Team has a new signature scent. It’s called Sancho and its mentholated aroma is… unmistakable.

The Team is feeling good and moving well! We’ll report back tomorrow from Namche Bazaar.

Thanks for following,

Carole Tejas

 

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