Meals: Full Board Meal on Trekking, Breakfast in Kathmandu
Transportation: Private Vehicle / Aeroplane
Accommodation: Hotel / Guest House
Max. Altitude: 5365 at Renjola Pass
Group Size: Min.1- Max 12
Per day walking: 5 to 7 hours
Best Time: Mar, Apr, May, Sep, Oct, NovShow Less
“The journey becomes exciting when the route is different.” Gokyo Rengo la Pass Trekking is a new destination in the Everest Region which is different from the traditional common trek to the Everest Base camp. Today’s busy and industrialsed world a trek through Gokyo rengo la pass is definitely going to provide you a well-deserved escape from the tiring schedule to the lap of mother nature and fill you with such a serenity that is going to last for a life time. Let’s discover and explore!!!
Nowadays the Gokyo Rengo La Pass treks is widely known for the panoramic view of Ngozumpa ( the largest glaciers in Nepal), magnificent Gokyo peak and cobalt blue Gokyo Lake.
The peaceful and less crowded trail winds via Gokyo and Nangpala valley to Rengo La pass that stands at 5,466m high from the sea level. Gokyo Rengo La pass trek is mostly popular for nerve-jerking experience and eye luring view of Mt. Everest, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Pumori , Mt Amadablaam, Mt. Nuptse and many more in which Sherpa community residing there turns to be added flavor in the tourists’ experiences. En route, Kharkas (green pastureland for grazing Yaks), wild flora and fauna, dense blooming Rhododendron forests, birds, local people and their simplicity raptures the heart of every travelers. The stunning view of ice-ridge and Ngozumpa glacier sets as a new folder in your memories.
If you are an adventurous person, what else can be best option for your hectic life full on anxieties??? Let your soul rejuvenate!!!
Day 01Arrival in Kathmandu airport (TIA) (1345meters).Our Airport Representative will come to pick up you and transferred to hotel by private tourist vehicle. Overnight at hotel.BB
Day 02Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour and Preparation for Trekking Sightseeing of world heritage sites in Kathmandu valley including, Kathmandu Darbar square, Swayambhunath Temple, Boudhanath. Overnight at hotel.BB
Day 03Kathmandu to Lukla by flight and trek to Phakding (2610m/7903ft) - Flight to Lukla 30 minutes and walking 5:30 hoursFlight to Lukla 30 minutes and walking 5:30 hoursFly to Lukla, the trail descends, gradually passing above the large village of Chaunrikharaka (2680m) and on through small villages, fields and forests following a wide well constructed path. After Kusum Drargka, a large stream, the trail crosses the Dudh Kosi river at Phakding. Overnight at guest house.
Day 04Phakding-Namche Bazaar (3440m/11286ft) - walking 5:30 hours. From Phakding the trail follows the western bank of Dudh Kosi passing through forests of Blue Pine until it reaches the village of Benkar(2700m). From here the trail crosses to the eastern bank of the Dudh Kosi, and climbs gently to the village of Chumoa. Between here and the next village of Monjo (2800m) the trail drops steeply to cross Monjo Khola. From Monjo the trail crosses a small rock saddle and then descends abruptly to re-cross the Dudh Kosi at Jorsale (2804m). Beyond Jorsale the trail undulates up until the confluence with Bhote Kosi is reached. From here the Khumbu region begins. Above the bridge the trail zigzags up 300m of the steep spur between the two rivers through sparse forest. From the top of the spur, Mt. Everest can be seen rising above Nuptse-Lhotse wall. The next section of the trail climbs less steeply, traversing above the Bhote Kosi until Namche Bazaar is reached. Namcha Bazaar is a market town, where every Saturday morning traders from lower altitude sell goods to sherpas. Most of the trading is over by mid-day and the traders return to their villages. Overnight at guest house.
Day 05Acclimatization day At Namche Bazzar- walking 5 hours.Known as the ‘Gateway to Everest’ we will spend today here in order to acclimatize and adjust to the thinning air. A short trek to the museum celebrating the traditional customs of the Sherpa people, as well as about flora & Fauna & its land, more importantly, from here you will get the proper glimpse of Everest and the surrounding mountains. And we hike up the Syanbuche airport, and Everest view hotel and sightseeing at the Khumjung village (3800m/12,466ft), which is the biggest settlement of Sherpa. Khumjung is one of the most beautiful villages in Everest area. It’s symmetrically laid out stone dwellings house the families of many of our Sherpas. Overnight at guest house
Day 06Namche Bazaar to Thyangboche (3857m/12,670 feet)- walking 5 hoursAn enjoyable walk down to the river at Phunki Thanhka to lunch next to water driven prayer wheels. A steep but short climb takes us to Tengboche Monastery through forests of blue pine, fir and black juniper. Overnight at guest house
Day 07Thyangboche to Dole (4,040m/13,251ft) walking 5:30 hours. From Namche, the well-worn Everest trail contours around the side of the valley high above the Dudh Kosi. As we follow the path, we will get our first really good views of the great peaks of the Khumbu. There is a good lunch spot beneath a canopy of birch and rhododendron just after the turn off. A stiff but attractive climb leads to Dole, which lies just above the tree-line.
Day 08Macherma (4,480m/14,246ft) Walking 4:30 hoursA short day due to the need to maintain a safe rate of ascent. Gokyo appears to be within easy reach but a night at Macherma is essential the valley. Time: 4 hours
Day 09Gokyo Lakes (4,750m/15,580ft). Walking 5 hoursAnother short climb leads to the lunch spot in the Phanga Valley and then a steady afternoon's plod leads past the first of the Gokyo Lakes to the camping area by the main lake. There are excellent views of Cho Oyu ahead, with Taweche and Cholatse dominating the opposite side of the valley. Time: 4 hours.
Day 10Hiking to Gokyo Ri and back to Gokyo Lake. Walking 4:30 hoursThis day early in the morning we have steep climb up to the top of Gokyo Ri (5483m/19083ft) ample rewards to one attempts this trip. There are stunning views of the supper Gokyo valley, the massive Ngozumpa Glacier and an incredible panoramic view of the whole Khumbu Himalayas, such as giants as Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Makalu (8481m), Cho-Oyu (8153m) and Gychung Kang (7922m) can be seen. Those who explore the glacier and Gokyo peak are rewarded. This day we have for acclimatization and after noon back to the camp.
Day 11Trek over Renjo Pass (5345m/16184ft) and continue trek to Rermo Pokhari (4875m/14761ft5). Walking 6:30 hours, O/N at guest house, FB plan Trek over Renjo Pass (5345m/16184ft) and continue trek to Rermo Pokhari (4875m/14761ft5). Walking 6:30
hours, O/N at guest house
Day 12Trek to Thame (3800m/11506ft). Walking 5:30 hours, O/N at guest house, FB plan
Day 13Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m/11286ft). walking 5:30 hours. O/N at guest house, FB plan
Day 14Trek down to Lukla (2804m/8490ft) walking 6:30 hours, O/N at guest house, FB plan
Day 15Fly back to Kathmandu an early morning and at noon rest. Flying time 30 minutes. O/N at hotel, B & B plan
Day 16Transfer to international Airport for Your onward destination.
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Above itinerary can be Change along your preferences. Please let us know whether you would like to make a shorter or longer. And if you would like to stay more days, you can do white water rafting, jungle safari or Everest mountain flight, we are happy to follow your suggestion accordingly.
Me and my Dad with some friends been in Nepal for Everest Region Trekking in October 2012, i would like to say Thank you very much to Sujan, his Sherpa and…
Matt Hadfield, Australia
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