Nangpa La Pass (5,806 m) trek has a unique experience and stories route between the Sherpa and the Tibetan people. Nagpa La Pass is one of the most challenging routes of the Everest region. This route provides a lifeline between the Sherpa people of Nepal and Tibet. The trek begins to challenging Nangpa La pass, situated at 2,815m, is a popular place for visitors to the Himalayas near Mountain. From Lukla, where airport lies, of Namche Bazzar (3440m), climbers trek upward to the Sherpa village following the valley of the Dudh Koshi river.
Namche Bazaar is located within the Khumbu area at 3,440 metres, at its low point. And continuing the trek, we leave the North of Namche trail to Thami, at Bhote Koshi Valley. Then we trek towards Nangpa La, which explores the upper, reaches of the Valley before making an audacious crossing of a little known high pass. It leads to the Gokyo valley over Ranjo-La Pass and to Gokyo Ri via Gokyo. From Gokyo you cross Nagozumda Glacier. The Himalayas looms largest around the great 8,000-meter peak massifs of Cho Oyo, Everest, Lhotse, Makalu and other peaks all along.
Outline Itinerary (Nangpa La High Pass Trek)
Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative
Day 02 : Kathmandu – Lukla (2815m) fly – Duration: 35 minutes and start trek to Phakding (2652m) walk – Duration: 3 hrs
Day 03 : Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m) walk – Duration: 6 hrs
Day 04 : Rest day at Namche Bazaar for acclimization
Day 05 : Trek Namche to Thame (3820m) walk – Duration: 6 hrs
Day 06 : Thame to Marulung (4150m) walk – Duration: 5.5 hrs
Day 07 : Marulung – Lunag (5070m) walk – Duration: 4 hrs
Day 08 : Lunag to Dzasampa (5400m) walk – Duration: 5.5 hrs
Day 09 : Trek to Nangpa Glacier (5700m) walk – Duration: 4 hrs
Day 10 : Trek to Lung (5070m) walk -Duration: 6 hrs
Day 11 : Trek to Aire (4919m) walk – Duration: 5.5 hrs
Day 12 : Trek to Gokyo (4790m) crossing Renjo La pass (5360m) walk – Duration: 6.5 hrs
Day 13 : Rest day at Gokyo fifth Lake
Day 14 : Gokyo to Dole (4200m) walk – Duration: 5.5 hrs
Day 15 : Dole to Namche Bazaar (3440m) walk – Duration: 6 hrs
Day 16 : Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2815m) walk – Duration: 7 hrs
Day 17 : Fly back to Kathmandu within 35 minutes at Domestic airport and transfer to hotel
Day 18 : Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination
Itinerary can be make increase or decrease according to yours holidays in Nepal.
After this Nangpa La High Pass Trek if you are interested for other activities like Sightseeing, Jungle Safari, Rafting, or more hiking in other region’s we can organize as yours desire.
Note: We would like to inform and assure you that we always follow the itinerary program but we might have to compel to change the itinerary due to bad weather, route condition and in any other unexpected situation compel in the field. We seek to request maximum flexibility for your safety while you are travelling in the Himalaya. There are also many other optional routes and programs which can be customized based on your interest. The cost will vary for the customized program. Please feel free to contact us for customized program.