Everest High Pass Trek
- Beautiful views of the Himalayan Mountain Range
- Cultural enrichment at Buddhist monasteries and Sherpa villages
- Transverse 3 of the highest passes in the Everest region
- Panoramic photos of mountains, ice fields, and glaciers.
- Pass through historic Everest Base Camp
The Everest High Pass Trek offers exceptional views, traditional Buddhist temples, and rewards of the body and mind. The trek passes over Kongma La, Cho La, and Renjo la passes, which are three of the highest passes in the Everest region. Trekkers can pass through Everest Base Camp, Kala Pathhar and Gokyo Ri and visit Gokyo Lake. Nangpa La Valley is also a hidden gem that is accessible on a remote part of the trail. Trekkers can experience spiritual monasteries in Thame village as well as in the Sherpa village of Marlung.
This trek ventures into mountaineering while staying classified as a trek. It is the ideal choice for adventure seekers, trekkers and mountaineers who wish to challenge themselves. The trail transverses ice, snow, rocks, and moraines. Though the trek is physically demanding, expert and helpful guides are available to assist you in the completion of the Everest High Pass Trek.
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Day 01: Meet guide in Kathmandu and check into a hotel
Day 02: Go on a sightseeing tour and prepare for the trek
Day 03: Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding. -04 hrs, 2,652m/8,700ft
Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar. -06 hrs, 3440 m/11,280 ft
Day 05: Acclimate in Namche Bazaar
Day 06: Trek to Tengboche. -06 hrs, 3860m/1266ft
Day 07: Trek to Dingboche. -05 hrs, 4360m/14304ft
Day 08: Acclimate in Dingboche.
Day 09: Trek to Chhukung Ri. -07 hrs, 5,546 m/18,283 ft
Day 10: Cross Kongma La pass and trek to Lobuche. -07 hrs, 4,940m/ 16,210 ft
Day 11: Trek to Gorak Shep and visit Everest Base Camp. -07 hours, 5,364 m/17,594 ft
Day 12: Trek to Kala Patthar then to Lobuche. -09 hrs, 4,940 m/16,207 ft
Day 13: Trek to Dzongla. -04 hrs, 4830m/15,850 ft
Day 14: Cross Cho La pass and trek to Gokyo. -08 hrs, 5368m/17,611 ft
Day 15: Acclimate and visit Gokyo lakes. 04 hrs
Day 16: Cross Renjo La pass and trek to Marlung. -08 hrs, 4210m/13,810 ft
Day 17: Trek to Namche Bazaar. -06 hrs, 3440 m/11,280 ft
Day 13: Finish the Trek in Lukla. -06 hrs, 2,800m/9,186ft
Day 14: Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu