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All the essentials of the Khumbu region in one trek !

A challenging trek amidst the highest mountains in the world, trekkers will  love this itinerary with two mountain passes at over 5000m and two peaks at over 5000m.

From Namche Bazar towards the North-West, off the EBC classic trail, towards Nangpa-La’s pass.

On the way you will meet yak caravans coming down from Tibet towards Namche Bazar.

Excursion in Thame 's region. Slow uphill to the Renjo pass, 5360m, first view point from where you can admire Mt. Everest and some of the highest summits in the world.

Downhill to the Gokyo lakess. Excursion to the Gokyo peak. Crossing of the second pass at over 5000m , the Cho-La, from there hike to the EBC classic trail, where expeditions trek to climb the giant, Everest.

Ascent to the 2nd peak, Kala Patar for a close up view of Mt. Everest.

Excursion to the Everest Base Camp, visit of a tented camp where climbers and sherpas get ready for the climb of their lives.

Back down towards Tengboche. You might be in time to witness buddhist ceremonies, chanting monks and tibetan trumpets . Splendid view of Ama Dablam, a ver photogenic mountain.

General Informations

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Months

March to May and September to November

Terrain
Activities

Hiking

ITINERARY BREAKDOWN

Day 1 From Kathmandu to Phakding, 2610m.
Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. Meet up GST ‘s team of porters. Begin the trek.
Day 2 From Phakding to Namche Bazar, 3440m.
Day 3 From Namche Bazar to Khumjung, 3760m.
Probbably one of the best views of Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse further away the Ama Dablam and the Thamserku in the forefront.
Day 4 From Khumjung to Thame, 3760m.
Day 5 Thame
Rest and excursion in this isolated valley.
Day 6 Thame to the Renjo BC, 4380m.
Hike on the trail which takes the locals to the Tibetan border.
Day 7 From Renjo BC to Gokyo, 4750m.
Long ascent to the Renjo pass, 5435m.
From the pass, beautiful view of Everest and the Gokyo lakes.
Day 8 From Gokyo to Tanghna, 4700m.
Ascent of the Gokyo Ri (5350m) breathtaking view of the Cho-Oyu , Lhotse, Nuptse, Makalu and Mt. Everest.
Day 9 From Tanghna to Dzongla, 4830m.
About 4 hours to the Cho-La pass, 5420m.
Day 10 From Dzongla to Lobuche, 4925m.
Hike to the Imja valley
Day 11 Kala Patar
Ascend to the Kala Pattar for the closest view of M.Everest or hike to the Everest Base Camp to watch international expeditions prepare for the big climb.
Day 12 From Lobuche to Pheriche.
Day 13 From Pheriche to Dingboche, 4410m.
Day 14 From Dingboche to Tengboche, 3860m
The most important monastery for buddhist in Khumbu.
Day 15 From Tenngboche to Namche Bazar,3440m.
Day 16 From Namche Bazar to Lukla, 2800m.
Day 17 From Lukla to Kathmandu
Flight to Kathmandu

Next Depature

Guaranteed departure dates to join in 2017 and 2018.

If you have a departure date you wish to open to other participants contact us and we will add your date here.

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Offers and discount

Take advantage of our discounts on all Langtang treks to discover this valley taking you up to the foothills of the snowy peaks.

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