Everest High Pass Trekking trail is one of the challenging treks to Cho La Pass and Rengo Pass. Trekking to these High Passes is exciting and adventurous one. The trail of the trek covers most of the Everest region with wonderful opportunity to view Khumbu Glacier and Khumbu region. The trail also connects with Kalapatthar, Gokyo Lake and Everest Base Camp. The magnificent view of Mt. Everest from Everest Base Camp (5364m.) and access to Cho-La Pass (5420m.) and Rengo Pass are centre of attractions for trekkers.
Everest High Pass Trek is full of panoramic views of the lofty mountains covered with snow. The spectacular views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Makalu, Cho Oyo and hundreds of peaks and mountains are very impressive while trekking around the circuit of Everest region.. Trail goes through Everest Base Camp and reaches to Kalapatthar including trek to Gokyo Ri crossing through Nguzumpa Glacier, Nepal’s largest glacier. The trail combines two trails of the region, Gokyo Ri Trek and Everest Base Camp Trek so it is also called Everest Circuit Trek.
Everest High Pass Trekking trail leads through some of the ancient settlements providing the opportunities to explore Tibetan culture and their lifestyle. Experiencing high mountain culture and activities along with the picturesque views of mountains and green hill are rewarding elements of the trek. Settlements of Lukla, Namche, Thame and other Tibetan origin settlements throughout the way give clear insight of Buddhist culture in this area. Trekking is pleasantly adventurous while trekking to the high passes and retrieving back to Lukla.
Everest High Pass Trekking is not difficult trek but it may have challenges in some days while walking in high elevation. Trekkers need to have good health and fitness to trek in this region. Trekking in this region is life memorable adventure as it passes through the foot hill of world’s highest Mt. Everest.