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Kala patthar Trek

Kala patthar Trek

Everest Region
Kala Patthar Trekking
Kala Patthar Trekking
Kala Patthar Trekking

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Trip Facts

Duration : 12 Days Max-Altitude : 5545m Program Type : Tea House Best Season : Sep to Jan, March to Jun Per Day Walking : 7/8 Hours Trek Grade : Grade 3:

Since the terrain can be hard and the days long, hikers on these treks should be in good physical condition and have some previous mountain walking experience. Steep climbing may be involved, although it is never necessary to use ropes. Treks at this level can he arranged for periods of 16 to 21 days. Typically, a gradual ascent through a green river valley will lead you up to a number of high passes, where you will reach the altitude of 5416m. Often times, you will get a close insight into the Tibetan culture. Participants should expect to trek above 5416m/17872ft.

Mode of Travel : Flight Hold Your Guide : Dewan Rai
All price inclusive
$ 1380 $ 1200

Overview

Kala Patthar Trek 12 days itinerary 

The Kala Patthar trek follows a parallel path to Everest base camp ultimate distance, and the most famous viewpoint rises 5,545 m altitude peak above sea level. You are not considered to have completed your Everest area trek if you do not summit Kala Patthar Peak during the Everest Base Camp trek.

A Kala Pathar Trek takes you through the heart of the Himalaya, through river banks, Sherpa villages, amazing mountain scenery, and rare flora and fauna. While walking under the gigantic Himalaya, experience unique Sherpa culture, century-old Buddhist monasteries, Chortens, Mani walls, and hardy Yaks. You often have to cross the suspension bridge above the raging river. There is a bit of fear and a lot of joy associated with it. You may be able to see wild animals such as the Himalayan Goat (Thar/Jharal), Musk Dear, colorful birds “Daphe” – Nepal National Birds, and other species, during the EBC Kalapatthar Trekking. Snow leopards live in Khumbu, which is also the home of the mysterious yeti. The Everest Kalapathar Trek features Mt. Everest Base Camp, the most famous viewpoint Kalapathar / Kalapatar, Khumbu Glacier, Khumbu Icefall, glacial lakes, and breathtaking mountain scenery.

Climbing time from Gorakshep to Kala Patthar

The next morning, the Gorakshep to Kala Patthar hike needs to begin early with a flash torchlight. The hike from Gorakshep to Kala Patthar takes about one and a half hours to summit peak and half an hour for the descent. The 1.2 km distance between Gorakshep and Kala Patthar must be hiked slowly because of the high altitude, but you cannot walk faster due to thin air. 

View from Kala Patthar 5,545 m.

Kala Patthar is a landmark on the south ridge of Pumori and 1.2 km from Gorakshep. Kala Patthar peak offers incredible views of Mount Everest, Pumori, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, and Changtse. The scenery is notable for its high mountain peaks.

In fact, the evening view from Kala Patthar Peak is much better than the morning view, since the sun’s shadow will cover the sunrise from Mount Everest.

Kala Patthar trek Peak is the ultimate distance experience for those who do the Gokyo Valley Cho La pass, Everest high 3 passes, and of course Everest base camp trek 12 days

The Nepal Wilderness Trek team leads Kala Patthar Trek with a well-trained guide and well-equipped porters for those who have a short amount of time but want more adventure. 

The 12 days Kala Patthar Trek package includes both-way airfare, guide porters, 3 times meals, National Park permits, Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality Entrance Permit, and accommodation at a competitive cost.

Our guides and porters are experienced and familiar with the Everest Region Kala Patthar trek. the guide knows more about the history, sherpa culture, flora, and fauna of the Territory.

Trip Highlights

  • Explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites Sagarmatha national park
  • Highest and largest glaciers on the Earth- Khumbu Glacier and Nazumba Glaciers
  • The best photographic spots are Tengboche and Kalapatthar
  • Gorgeous greenery Dudhkoshi river valley
  • The exquisiteness of the world’s highest peak, Mt. Everest (8,848m
  • The wide range of Flora and Fauna
  • Wildlife like musk deer, colorful pheasants, snow leopard, and Himalayan Thar
  • World’s highestSyangboche airport
  • Explore the indigenous Sherpa people’s culture and lifestyles
  • Prayer wheels, colorful flags, Mani stones
  • Historical Buddhist monasteries
  • High suspension bridges
  • One of the best views pint Kala Patthar 5,554m

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01: Fly to Lukla early in the morning (2827 meters. 35 minutes flight) trek to Phakding (2/3 hours walking) Stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 02: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3443 meters. 5/6 hours walking) overnight at the lodge.
  • Day 03: Rest day in Namche Bazaar for Acclimatization.
  • Day 04: Trek to Tengboche (3820 meters.5/6 hours walking)stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 05: Trek to Dingboche (4230 meters. 4/5 hours walking) Stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 06: Trek to Lobuche (4900 meters. 4/5 hours walking) stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 07: Visit Everest Base Camp (5450 meters. 3 hours walking) early in the morning and trek back to Gorakshep, stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 08: Visit Kalapattar (5545 meters. Early in the morning for the best Everest view) and trek back to Pheriche (5 hours walking stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 09: Trek Back to Tengboche (3820 meters. 4 hours walking) stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 10: Trek Back to Namche Bazaar (3443 meters. 5/6 hours walking) overnight at the lodge.
  • Day 11: Trek back to Lukla (3/4 hours walking) stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 12: Fly back to Kathmandu  (35 minutes flight) your guide and porter will depart you at the Lukla airport and finish the trek.

Cost Included

  • Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu air tickets.
  • Italian, Chinese, Nepali, Indian, many other European Delicious Meals three times a day (Breakfast, lunch, and dinner chose by Menu).
  • Accommodation on tea houses as per the itinerary
  • Everest National Park Entry Permit
  • Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality Entrance Permit
  • Experienced English speaking, Government licensed holder guide
  • experienced Sherpa helpers (porters) 1 porter for every 2 pax
  • Guide, and Porter meals, accommodation, salary, and insurance
  • Necessary paper works, all government, and local taxes

Cost Excluded

  • Hotel in Kathmandu 
  • Personal equipment
  • all beverage, Soft and hard table drinks such as coke, beer, 
  • drinking water/mineral water, etc. during the trek.
  • dessert, etc
  • Hot shower, laundry  
  • personal insurance
  • Tip for guide and porter.

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Kala Patthar Trek 12 days itinerary 

The Kala Patthar trek follows a parallel path to Everest base camp ultimate distance, and the most famous viewpoint rises 5,545 m altitude peak above sea level. You are not considered to have completed your Everest area trek if you do not summit Kala Patthar Peak during the Everest Base Camp trek.

A Kala Pathar Trek takes you through the heart of the Himalaya, through river banks, Sherpa villages, amazing mountain scenery, and rare flora and fauna. While walking under the gigantic Himalaya, experience unique Sherpa culture, century-old Buddhist monasteries, Chortens, Mani walls, and hardy Yaks. You often have to cross the suspension bridge above the raging river. There is a bit of fear and a lot of joy associated with it. You may be able to see wild animals such as the Himalayan Goat (Thar/Jharal), Musk Dear, colorful birds “Daphe” – Nepal National Birds, and other species, during the EBC Kalapatthar Trekking. Snow leopards live in Khumbu, which is also the home of the mysterious yeti. The Everest Kalapathar Trek features Mt. Everest Base Camp, the most famous viewpoint Kalapathar / Kalapatar, Khumbu Glacier, Khumbu Icefall, glacial lakes, and breathtaking mountain scenery.

Climbing time from Gorakshep to Kala Patthar

The next morning, the Gorakshep to Kala Patthar hike needs to begin early with a flash torchlight. The hike from Gorakshep to Kala Patthar takes about one and a half hours to summit peak and half an hour for the descent. The 1.2 km distance between Gorakshep and Kala Patthar must be hiked slowly because of the high altitude, but you cannot walk faster due to thin air. 

View from Kala Patthar 5,545 m.

Kala Patthar is a landmark on the south ridge of Pumori and 1.2 km from Gorakshep. Kala Patthar peak offers incredible views of Mount Everest, Pumori, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, and Changtse. The scenery is notable for its high mountain peaks.

In fact, the evening view from Kala Patthar Peak is much better than the morning view, since the sun’s shadow will cover the sunrise from Mount Everest.

Kala Patthar trek Peak is the ultimate distance experience for those who do the Gokyo Valley Cho La pass, Everest high 3 passes, and of course Everest base camp trek 12 days

The Nepal Wilderness Trek team leads Kala Patthar Trek with a well-trained guide and well-equipped porters for those who have a short amount of time but want more adventure. 

The 12 days Kala Patthar Trek package includes both-way airfare, guide porters, 3 times meals, National Park permits, Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality Entrance Permit, and accommodation at a competitive cost.

Our guides and porters are experienced and familiar with the Everest Region Kala Patthar trek. the guide knows more about the history, sherpa culture, flora, and fauna of the Territory.

Trip Highlights

  • Explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites Sagarmatha national park
  • Highest and largest glaciers on the Earth- Khumbu Glacier and Nazumba Glaciers
  • The best photographic spots are Tengboche and Kalapatthar
  • Gorgeous greenery Dudhkoshi river valley
  • The exquisiteness of the world’s highest peak, Mt. Everest (8,848m
  • The wide range of Flora and Fauna
  • Wildlife like musk deer, colorful pheasants, snow leopard, and Himalayan Thar
  • World’s highestSyangboche airport
  • Explore the indigenous Sherpa people’s culture and lifestyles
  • Prayer wheels, colorful flags, Mani stones
  • Historical Buddhist monasteries
  • High suspension bridges
  • One of the best views pint Kala Patthar 5,554m

  • Day 01: Fly to Lukla early in the morning (2827 meters. 35 minutes flight) trek to Phakding (2/3 hours walking) Stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 02: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3443 meters. 5/6 hours walking) overnight at the lodge.
  • Day 03: Rest day in Namche Bazaar for Acclimatization.
  • Day 04: Trek to Tengboche (3820 meters.5/6 hours walking)stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 05: Trek to Dingboche (4230 meters. 4/5 hours walking) Stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 06: Trek to Lobuche (4900 meters. 4/5 hours walking) stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 07: Visit Everest Base Camp (5450 meters. 3 hours walking) early in the morning and trek back to Gorakshep, stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 08: Visit Kalapattar (5545 meters. Early in the morning for the best Everest view) and trek back to Pheriche (5 hours walking stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 09: Trek Back to Tengboche (3820 meters. 4 hours walking) stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 10: Trek Back to Namche Bazaar (3443 meters. 5/6 hours walking) overnight at the lodge.
  • Day 11: Trek back to Lukla (3/4 hours walking) stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 12: Fly back to Kathmandu  (35 minutes flight) your guide and porter will depart you at the Lukla airport and finish the trek.

Cost Included

  • Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu air tickets.
  • Italian, Chinese, Nepali, Indian, many other European Delicious Meals three times a day (Breakfast, lunch, and dinner chose by Menu).
  • Accommodation on tea houses as per the itinerary
  • Everest National Park Entry Permit
  • Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality Entrance Permit
  • Experienced English speaking, Government licensed holder guide
  • experienced Sherpa helpers (porters) 1 porter for every 2 pax
  • Guide, and Porter meals, accommodation, salary, and insurance
  • Necessary paper works, all government, and local taxes

Cost Excluded

  • Hotel in Kathmandu 
  • Personal equipment
  • all beverage, Soft and hard table drinks such as coke, beer, 
  • drinking water/mineral water, etc. during the trek.
  • dessert, etc
  • Hot shower, laundry  
  • personal insurance
  • Tip for guide and porter.

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