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Kongma-La Pass, Cho-La Pass & Renjo-La Pass Trek

Trip Description

KONGMA-LA PASS, CHO-LA PASS & RENJO-LA PASS TREK-The ambitious trekker’s intend to do high passes trek without any technical climbing gears. This types of treks is available in Everest region of the Kongma-La, Cho-La and Renjo-la Pass with the alpine pastures and Lakes of Gokyo or milk lake the abode of Lord Shiva. While you are in this trek, you can see the outstanding and majestic views of Mt. Everest, Cho-oyu, Lhotse, Nuptse, Pumori, Amadablam, Lobuche and other many more mountains from Kalapathar and Gokyo-Ri top. We cross the Renjo pass (5345 m) to reach the Gokyo lakes where we climb Gokyo Peak (5480 m) and enjoy one of Nepal most beautiful mountain sceneries including Everest, Makalu and Cho Oyo.

From this point we take the trail to Lobuche, crossing Cho La pass (5420 m) and join the small village of Dzongla. After the ascent of Kala Patthar (5545 m) and the impressive up-close view of Everest, our return route passes through Kongma La (5535 m) or the Imja Tse valley. While going down, we stop in Tengboche, a magnificent location with a fascinating monastery. We rest here and savor the incredible scenery, including magnificent views of Everest, Ama Dablam (6856m), Kantega (6809m), Kwangde (6194m), Nuptse (7879m), and Lhotse (8511m), to name but a few.

Trip Highlights:

Trip highlights

Trip Facts

Duration: 23 days whole package

Activities: Trekking- Explore Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar and 3 passes cross

Maximum altitude: 5545m Kalapatthar, 5310m Everest Base Camp

Best season: March/ Apr/ May/ Sep/ Oct/ Nov/Dec

Trip starts/Ends: In Kathmandu (Capital of Nepal)

Accommodations: Eco Teahouse lodge room managed by local community inclusive breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Transport:  Necessary as per package you have required depends on group size – car /van/bus/flight/ to and from starting and ending point and drive or flight from gateway town

Itinerary Outline:

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu, transfer to hotel and welcome dinner.

Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing, Transfer to hotel.

Day 03: Fly to Lukla (2850 m) and trek to Phakding (2600m), 3 hrs and o/n in tents.

Day 04: Phakding to Namche (3450m) 6 hrs and o/n in tents.

Day 05: Namche rest day (Hike to Khumjung village / Thame Monastery) 3 hrs o/n in tents.

Day 06: Namche to Tengboche (3865m), 5hrs o/n in tents.

Day 07: Tengboche trek to Pangboche (4950m), 7 hrs o/n in tents.

Day 08: Hike Pangboche to Dingboche 5 hrs o/n in tents.

Day 09: Dingboche to Chhukung, 3 hrs o/n in tents.

Day 10: Chhukung to Kongma-la BC (5000m), 4 hrs o/n in tents.

Day 11: Kongma-la BC - Kongma-la pass (5535) – Lobuche (4940m), 6hrs o/n in tents.

Day 12: Lobuche trek to Everest base camp (5400m) and to Gorakshep (5170m), 8-9 hrs o/n in tents.

Day 13: Gorakshep (early morning trek to Kalapattar, 5545m) 3 hrs and trek to Dzongla 4860m, 6 hrs o/n in tents.

Day 14: Dzongla – Cho-la pass (5380m) trek to Thangnak 4680, 6 hrs o/n in tents.

Day 15: Thangnak to Gokyo, 4 hrs o/n in tents.

Day 16: Hike to Gokyo-Ri (5357m), 4 hrs o/n in tents.

Day 17: Gokyo – Renjo-la Pass (5338m) - Lunde 4300m, 6hrs o/n in tents.

Day 18: Lunde to Thame 3820m, 6hrs o/n in tents.

Day 19: Thame to Monjo 2840m, 6 hrs o/n in tents.

Day 20: Monjo to Lukla, 5 hrs o/n in tents.

Day 21: Fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Day 22: Free Day in Kathmandu for shopping.

Day 23: Final departure to your own destination.

Trip Cost

Cost: Please contact us.
Minimum Group size: 4
Season: all year (on a bad weather flight does not goes)
Grading: 4+
Departure date: as per your convenience.

Cost Includes:

  • Completely lodges trekking which includes Breakfast, Lunch, dinner and room during the whole trekking periods.
  • All entrance fees
  • All necessary transportations
  • Airport pick up/drops
  • First aid kits
  • All government taxes and official charges.
  • Kathmandu valley Guided city tour
  • 4 nights hotel in Kathmandu with bed and breakfast
  • Plane fare: Kathmandu to Lukla & Lukla to Kathmandu
  • Guide, Assistant Guide and Porters
  • Accidental and medical Insurance of Nepalese staffs
  • Road transport/ one way flight as well.
  • Personal equipment such as sleeping bags/ jackets (if you do not have we can arrange within US $1.00/day for two items).

Cost Non-Include:

  • Lunch & Dinner in Kathmandu
  • Rescue/ emergence and insurance cost
  • Beverage and hard drinks and alcohol
  • Nepal entry visa fee and airport tax during the departure.
  • Personal equipments and personal expenses.
  • Tips (usually people can keep US $2/day in total for tips and donation which is good amount)

In case of natural calamities i.e. political unrest, cancellation of flight due to weather, landslides etc the extra charge should be born by themselves.

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