This trek which takes in 3 high passes is considered to be one of the most difficult treks in the Everest Region. It is a wonderful opportunity to cross passes at 5330m and 5535m.
On this trek you will be passing through vantage points with extraordinary views of the 8000m peaks including Mt Everest, the worlds tallest peak.
Other features of this trek is the visit to Thame, one of the oldest Sherpa villages in the region, home of an ancient monastery and the childhood home of Tenzing Norgay Sherpa (the first to summit Mt Everest along with Edmund Hillary). Other highlights of this trek are the picturesque Gokyo Lakes, Gokyo Ri and Kala Pattar viewpoints. The viewpoint from Kala Patar 5545m allows a classic view of the Everest range including 4 of the world’s 800m+ peaks. This magnificent trek will bring you to the starting point of summit attempts and in spring you can even view the hustle and bustle of the climbing expeditions preparing for summit attempts.
During this trek, you will enjoy crystal clear view of The Himalayan range including Mount Everest, Ama Dablam, Lhotse, Nuptse, Pumori among others.
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu
Day 02: Fly to Lukla and Trek to Phakding25 minute Trans Himalayan flight Altitude: Lukla at 2800m/9184ft & Phakding (2652m/8698ft)Distance of walking: Approx of 8 Km/3 to 4 hours
Day 03: Trek to Namche Altitude: 3440m/11283ft Distance of walking: 10-12 Km/5-6 hour
Day 04: Namche Bazaar-Acclimatize day Altitude: 3440m Acclimatization
Day 05: Trek to Thame Altitude: 3800m Distance of walking- 3 to 4 hours
Day 06: Trek to Lumde Altitude: 4137m Distance of walking: 4 to 5 hours
Day 07: Trek to Gokya via Ranjo la Pass Altitude at Ranjo la Pass: 5465m/17,929ft Altitude at Gokyo Lake: 4800m/ 15748ft Distance of walking: 7-8 hours
Day 08: Trek to Thaknak Altitude: 4750m/15580ft Distance of walking: 3 hours
Day 09: Trek to Zungla via Chola pass Altitude: 5367m/17604ft Distance of walking: 6-7 hours
Day 10: Trek to Gorekshep Altitude: 5,160m/16,929ft Distance of walking: 5-6 hours
Day 11: Trek up to the Base Camp Altitude: 5,357m/17,575ft Distance of walking: 6-7 hours
Day 12: Trek up to Kalapatthar and trek to Lobuche Altitude: Kalapathar at 5545m Distance of walking: 6-7 hours
Day 13: Trek to Chukung via Kongma la pass Altitude: 4,730m/15,518ft Distance of walking: 6-7 hours
Day 14: Trek to Tengboche Altitude: 3,867m/12684ft Distance of walking: 5-6 hours
Day 15: Trek to Namche Altitude: 3440m/11,284ft Distance of walking- 4-5 hours
Day 16: Trek to Lukla Altitude: 2,800m/9,184ft Distance of walking: 18-20 Km/6 to 7 hours
Day 17: Fly to Kathmandu Altitude: 1350m/4428ft 35minute Trans Himalayan flight
Day 18: Departure day
- 2 nights accommodation at hotel in Kathmandu on twin sharing with breakfast
- Accommodation , lodging and fooding during trek on local lodge or camping
- Kathmandu/Lukla/Kathmandu airfare
- expert guide,sherpa,cook,kitchen staffs & porters
- Sagarmatha National park fees
- Trekkers’ Information Management System fees
- All guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu and entry fees
- Insurance for all staff & porters
- International flight
- Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu
- Tips for staff and porters
- travel insurance
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