Phortse is a farming village located at 3840m in the Khumbu Valley in Nepal.

Phortse village in Khumbu Valley, Nepal.

It is off the main trekking circuit and therefore more resembles an authentic Sherpa village.[1]


  1. ^ Bradley Mayhew; Trekking in the Nepal Himalaya; (2009); p. 129; Lonely Planet; ISBN 978-1-74104-188-0.