Khunde is a village in the Khumbu region of Nepal within the Sagarmatha National Park. It is directly adjacent to Khumjung village in the valley at the foot of Khumjung Khumbi Yul Lha, the sacred mountain of the Sherpas. The Khumjung-Valley is located between 3800m and 4000m above sea level. Khunde is located in the western part of the valley and slightly higher than Khumjung. It is the site of Khunde Hospital, founded by Sir Edmund Hillary in 1966. Khunde is located less than 25km away from Mount Everest and is situated in the Himalayas near the Nepal/China border.
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