Everest High Passes Trekking – 21 Days

Everest High Passes Trekking – 21 Days

Fufill your desire for adventure… This challenging trek will more than satisfy the ambitious trekker intent on crossing high passes without the commitment of any technical climbing. Heading towards Everest we first cross the Kongma La to Everest Base Camp and Kala Pattar. After taking in the classic climbing routes to the summit of Everest we complete a spectacular trek over the Cho La to the lakes of Gokyo. From Gokyo Ri we gain further outstanding views of Everest before heading over the Renjo La with views into Tibet and to the wild upper Bhote Kosi. This trek takes in the entire Everest region and provides all the highlights you would expect with a mixture of local villages and Sherpa culture. If you are eager for a trek of a lifetime and want to experience the absolute best of what the Everest region has to offer, then this is the trek for you.

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Moderate/difficult

Day 01 – Arrival in Kathmandu

  • Arrival in Kathmandu received & transfer to hotel. Meet our guide & do final preparation for the Trekking, O/N at hotel in Kathmandu

Day 02 – Sightseeing & Trek preparation in Kathmandu

  • Cultural excursion in Kathmandu. Meeting with Trekking guide & last minute preparation before heading for trekking, O/N at hotel in Kathmandu

Day 03 – Early morning Fly to Tenzing- Hillary Airport in Lukla (2804m)

  • Early morning Fly to Tenzing- Hillary Airport in Lukla (2804 meters) from Kathmandu, then trek to Phakding (2610 meters) 4 hours, O/N at Local Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 04 – Trek to Namche Bazaar (3441m)

  • 5 hours, O/N at Local Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 05 – Namche Bazaar Acclimatization day

  • Walk around nearby areas, such as Syangboche, Khumjung village, O/N at Local Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 06 – Trek to Tengboche Monastery (3860m)

  • 5/6 hours, O/N at Local Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 07 – Trek to Dingboche (4350m)

  • 5/6 hours. O/N at Local Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 08 – Trek to Chhukung Village (4750m)

  • 4 hours, O/N at Local Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 09 – Acclimatization day at Chhukung Village

  • Acclimatization day at Chhukung Village before crossing Kongma La pass the next day. Side trip to nearby Chhukung Ri is suggested for wonderful views of Himalayas, O/N at Local Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 10 – Trek to Kongma La Pass (5528m)

  • Trek to Kongma La Pass (5528 meters) which takes about 5 hours then descends to Lobuche village (4910 meter) taking total of 8/ 9 hours. First tough day but full of stunning views & adventure, O/N at Local Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 11 – Trek to Everest Base Camp (5365m)

  • Trek to Everest Base Camp (5365 meters) then back to Gorak Shep. 8 hours, O/N at Local Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 12 – Trek up to Kalapatthar (5555m)

  • Trek up to Kalapatthar (5555 meters) early in the morning then trek down to Lobuche; 5 hours, O/N at Local Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 13 – Trek to Dzongla (4830m)

  • 5 hours, O/N at Local Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 14 – Trek to ChoLa Pass (5420m) & arrive Gokyo Village (4760m)

  • Crossing second high pass, with stunning views of Icy Lakes & Himalayas, 8/ 9 hours, O/N at Local Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 15 – Rest day in Gokyo

  • Ascend Gokyo Ri (5403 meters) for amazing views of mighty Himalayas & several lakes of the region. Later back to Gokyo valley for O/N at Local Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 16 – Cross Renjo La Pass (5340m)

  • Another tough day is ahead as we cross Renjo La Pass (5340 meters) the final high pass of this trip and continue walking to Lungden village, 7/ 8 hours, O/N at Local Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 17 – Trek back to Namche Bazaar

  • Trek back to Namche Bazaar leaving behind couple of Sherpa village of the region, 6 hours, O/N at Local Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 18 – Trek down to Lukla

  • Trek down to Lukla & also the final night in the Himalaya, 6 hours, O/N at Local Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 19 – Early morning Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu

  • Catch an early morning Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu, arrival and transfer to hotel. Rest of the day free for personal activities or shopping on own, O/N at hotel in Kathmandu (B)

Day 20 – Leisure day in Kathmandu

  • Shopping or personal activities. Also considered as spare day incase of flight cancellation in Lukla, O/N at hotel in Kathmandu (B)

Day 21

  • After Breakfast transfer to Airport on time & fly home with wonderful memories… (B)

 

Services Included:

 Internal flights/transport both ways where applicable
4 night standard accommodation in Kathmandu on double sharing BB basis
  Guided half day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu
TIMS, National Park entry fee & necessary documentations
  Both way flight ticket to Lukla for guest & guide with airport taxes
All food (3 meals a day from Day 03 to 12 & 1 breakfast on 13th morning)
  Local lodging during the trekking (Twin sharing bed, occasionally dormitory style)
  Warm Sleeping Bag each participants as supplement during the trekking
  An experience, licensed, English speaking trekking guide & 1 Porter for each two participants
  All expenses of Guide & porter, including their Salary, food, accommodation, gear, trekking gear & insurance
  First aid Medical supplies
  All tax, toll, etc…

Services Excluded:

 International airfares
 Nepal entry Visa fee (https://thehimalayatrekkingcompany.com/tourist-visa/ ) & personal insurance (must)
 Single supplement charges if required
Entrance/ monuments fees in Kathmandu
Hot/ cold drinks, Laundries, Telephone etc.
Personal trekking gear
Any extra expenses incurred due to unforeseen causes, such as emergency helicopter evacuation, landslide, flight cancellation, illness, weather hazards etc.
Any other expenses or activities not mentioned above as included in price.

An adventure trip of this type: weather, transport or a multitude of other factors beyond our control can result in a change of itinerary. It is however, a very unlikely that the itinerary would be substantially altered; if alterations are necessary the leader will decide what is the best alternative, taking into consideration the best interest of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything we can to minimise its effect, however we cannot be responsible for the results of changes or delays. Please remind that you are travelling at your own risk !!!