वडा नं ५ को परिचय(Introduction)
Ward 5 of Khumbu Pasanglhamu Rural Municipality
Ward 5 of Khumbu pasanglhamu Rural Municipality includes Namche Bazar (3,440m) a gateway to the high Himalayas and major administrative offices(ward 5 office, banks and other). It is a tourist hub and the most popular town of spending a couple of days for acclimatization resting stop in the Khumbu region. It is also is the historical capital and the administrative center for the Khumbu region. There are many Nepalese officials, a police check post, Khumbu Pasanglhamu Rural Municipality ward No.5 office and a bank besides headquarters for Sagarmatha National Park and army barracks. Besides, it is the center of Sherpa culture which extends and opportunity to learn about the flora and fauna of the region. This hilly settlement is shaped like a horseshoe and positioned in a very unconventional location. Immediately west of this bustling town is Kongde Ri (6,187m) and to the east is Thamserku (6,608m). In addition to the abundant hotels and lodges, Namche boasts of three small museums, a Stupa, a monastery, several bakeries (cafes) and many well-stocked stores. Here, trekkers can access modern communication facilities to stay connected to the outside world. Namche Bazaar offers the cheapest option for purchasing any trekking or climbing gear you might have missed out. Friday Saturday market offers a variety of climbing types of equipment. It also attracts a variety of traders from all over and the local areas to sell goods like soap, butter, vegetables, and other organic products of the region. Thus, we should visit Namche (heaven in earth) once in our life time.