High Passes Of Everest - 23 Days

  • max altitude 5540 m (Kalapattar)
  • Trip grade moderate to strenuous trek
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This strenuous & demanding trek goes over three high passes of Khumbu region. Its more than anything for the ambitious trekker, who target to cross high passes with out the compulsion to any technical climbing. Heading towards Everest base camp through Sherpa land and famous Tengbouche Monastery, we will cross Kongma La, the first pass that offlers close up views of Nuptse and Lhotse wall. After capturing classic climbing route to the summit of Mt. Everest in our camera from Khumbu glacier to Kalapattar. We compete a spectacular traverse over Cho La (next pass) we enter the alpine pastures and lakes of gokyo to the west, dominated by the great peaks of Cho-Oyu and Gyanchungkang. From Gokyo RI, we gain further outstanding views of Everest before heading over the Renjo La (third pass) to the wild upper Bhote Kosi. Renjo la is virtually untrekked and offers an alternative route to Namche and Lukla via Thame. This trek is for experienced trekker, who has experience of high altitude trekking and fit.

Trip Itinerary

Day

01 Kathmandu arrival (1340 m)

Arrive at the airport in Kathmandu. Loben Expeditions representative will meet you outside the customs and immigration area and transfer you to your hotel. The afternoon is free to relax, recover from jet lag, or explore on your own.

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Permit & fees for trekking
  • Experience leadership 
  • Trained cook
  • hotels in Kathmandu on twin sharing with breakfast
  • all ground transport 
  • Internal airfare (Kathmandu/Lukla/Kathmandu)
  • Yaks/porter to carry equipment
  • all arrangements in the field, including camp meals, cook staffs, group gear and equipment 
  • quality tent with form mattress (twin sharing)
  • all meals (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner) 
  • Plenty of re-hydration drink like tang juice, soups etc.
  • duffel bag, sleeping bags & down jacket
  • sightseeing as noted in the itinerary 
  • Comprehensive medial box 
  • Oxygen with mask set for medical back up
  • PAC (Portable Altitude chamber) bag for medical back up
  • Celebration meal in authentic Nepalese cuisine

WHAT'S EXCLUDED

  • Nepal visa fees 
  • International airfare 
  • Meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Travel insurance 
  • Tipping to leader, guides and local staff; 
  • Excess baggage charges & airport taxes; 
  • Items of a personal nature (sodas, alcoholic beverages, laundry, etc.). 
  • Optional extension of trip 
  • Emergency Evacuation
Starts from US$ 2,890.00
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