Gokyo Renjo La Pass Trek Highlights
- Enjoy a thrilling mountain flight to Lukla from Kathmandu.
- Encounter wildlife of UNESCO World Heritage Site listed Sagarmatha National Park
- Highest freshwater lake system of Gokyo Lake.
- Know about the lifestyle, culture, and tradition of sherpas
- Visit ancient Buddhist Monasteries
- Come into contact with the Marvelous beauty of nature from Gokyo Ri
Gokyo Renjo La Pass Trek is one of the most stupefying treks in the Everest region. On the journey, you’ll escape from the mainstream trekking trail to go to Everest Base Camp. This trekking experience will provide an exclusive experience in your journey.
Trek begins with the short mountain flight to Lukla. You’ll enjoy the hallmarks in the best fashion as you make your way from one village to another. The trail continues through famous villages like Namche Bazaar and Thame.
The trek continues along with a rocky trail, Irish Himalayan forest of Juniper, rhododendron, pine, and fir. Now trek offers the marvelous views of mountains and highest freshwater lake system of Gokyo as trek reaches the High pass of Renjo-La.
Enjoy the alluring snow-capped panorama of Mt. Everest, Cho Oyu, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Makalu, and many others. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Sites listed in Sagarmatha National Park. Encounter the flora and fauna of the Everest region.
Renjo La Pass trek lets you enjoy the amazing sights and beauty of the Everest Himalayas spectacularly. Trek leads through the colorful prayers flag and circumambulates small stupas and chortens. Dig into the Rich sherpa traditions and culture.
Gokyo Renjo La Pass Trek Short Itinerary:
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02: Flight to Lukla (2,642m/ 8,668ft) and trek to Phakding (2,562m/ 8,700m): 35min flight, 8km, 3-4 hrs trek
Day 03: Phakding to Namche Bazaar: (3,340m/ 11,280ft), 5-6 hrs
Day 04: Acclimatization day in Namche Bazaar
Day 05: Trek to Dole: (4,150m/ 13,615ft ), 4-5 hrs
Day 06: Trek to Machhermo: (4,470m/ 14,491ft), 5-6 hrs
Day 07: Machhermo to Gokyo: (4,800m/ 15,749ft), 4-5 hrs
Day 08: Early morning hike to Gokyo Ri (5,360m/ 17,585ft), 3-4 hrs
Day 09: Cross the Renjo La pass and trek down to Lungden: (4,350m/ 14,271ft), 5-6 hrs
Day 10: Trek down to Thame (3,850m/ 12,630ft), visit Thame Monastery
Day 11: Thame to Namche Bazaar: (3,440m/ 11,280ft), 5-6hrs
Day 12: Namche Bazaar to Lukla: (2,800m/ 9,187ft), 5-6 hrs
Day 13: Fly back to Kathmandu
Day 14: Transfer to Airport for your onward destination
After you arrive at TIA Tribhuwan International Airport, one of our representatives will receive you. Now you’ll be transferred to the hotel and kindly have your checking in.
We’ll have our early morning flight to Lukla which offers views of splendid hills, rivers, and mountains. After landing we’ll meet our porter and continue our trek towards Phakding. Overnight at Phakding.
Today we will head to Namche Bazaar. On the way, we’ll have to climb to reach Jorsale. After a 2 hour walk, we’ll reach Namche bazaar. Overnight at Namche Bazaar.
This is our first day of rest on the journey. This day is for adaptation to harsh geography and high altitude. You can spend the day exploring the Namche Bazaar. Overnight at Namche Bazaar.
After having the delicious breakfast at Namche Bazaar we’ll start our trek towards Dole. By following the trail of Phortse we’ll reach Dole. Overnight at Dole.
Today our trail leads toward Machhermo. We’ll have a steady climb crossing some of the beautiful summer settlements and grazing land. After reaching Machhermo we’ll spend our night here.
After breakfast, our trail leads over the ridge for more exotic views. The trail moves along the riverside and then climbs up to the Ngozumpa glacier. Finally, after reaching Gokyo we’ll have our overnight here.
Our hike starts early in the morning as we have to conquer 5,363m high Gokyo Ri. After summiting Gokyo Ri enjoy the marvelous view of Everest, Cho Oyu, Lhotse, Makalu, and others. Now we’ll descend to Gokyo where we’ll have our overnight.
After having a delicious breakfast at Gokyo now our trail descends to Lungden. We’ll descend through the beautiful meadow towards Bhote Koshi valley and finally have overnight at Lungden.
On our tenth day, we’ll hike to Thame and visit Monastery. Thame monastery is historic and you can experience the spiritual Buddhist practices. Overnight at Thame
After having breakfast we’ll continue to descend towards the famous Sherpa village Namche. After crossing some suspension bridges we’ll reach Namche Bazaar. Overnight at Namche Bazaar.
The trail moves downward so we have to walk cautiously. We’ll cross dome suspension bridges over the Dudh Koshi River and finally reach Lukla. Overnight at Lukla.
We’ll have an early morning flight to Kathmandu. After landing you’ll be transferred to the hotel and spend your leisure time exploring the vibrant markets.
A representative member will pick you up from the hotel and you’ll be dropped at Tribhuvan International Airport for your return flight.