Read this before hiking the Gokyo Renjo La Pass Trek

Gokyo Renjo La pass trek is the most exciting trekking journey that can be done in Nepal. This is an expedition that has the most amazing features for the trekkers who want to explore the essence and glamour of Gokyo Valley located inside Sagarmatha National Park. This was enlisted by the UNESCO world heritage site in 1979 and after that, this region became most popular among tourists.

Gokyo Renjo La Pass is a part of the Everest Three High Pass Trek which offers adventurous journeys towards the Khumbu region. This adventurous trek will help you by crossing the pass of Renjo La located at 5435m above sea level. This place will help you to see magnificent views of Mt. Makalu 8463m, Mt. Everest 8848m, Mt. Lhotse 8516m, Mt. Cho Oyu 8201m, and various other Himalayas that can be seen from the amazing viewpoint of Gokyo Ri 5340 m above sea level.

Highlights

  • Adventure experience in Khumbu with mountain scenery and Sherpa culture. 
  • Combination of Gokyo Valley and Nangpala Valley via Renjo La Pass (5,360m).
  • Picturesque mountains view, including Mt. Everest (8,848m), Makalu, Cho Oyo, Lhotse.
  • Scenic mountain flight to Lukla (2800m) by small aircraft.
  • Breathtaking panoramic view from Renjola Pass and Gokyo Ri (5,360m).
  • Visit  Fifth Lakes on the way to Cho Oyu Base Camp along the Nangpala Glacier.

Talking about how your trek starts, It will start by having a scenic flight from the capital of Kathmandu to Lukla airport in Solukhumbu. Lukla is also known for the gateway to the Mount Everest and Khumbu region.

Your main trek will start from Lukla by following the trail that descends for some time by climbing a ridge. This can be done by passing through the Phakding and we need to head towards the Namche Bazaar. Namche Bazaar is also known as the Sherpa capital.

After that, we will take a day for resting at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization by exploring the region of Namche. This will help you physically fit and fine to ascend towards the altitude region. This is how we need to continue our trek that leads towards Thame.

You will have some time to rest at Thame after that you will lead towards the number of villages that are dominated by the sherpa people community. It will also offer you stunning views of a snow-capped mountain and its landscape towards Lungden.

After reaching Longren we follow the trail towards the region of Gokyo that crosses by adventurous and most challenging Renjo La Pass 5435m above sea level. When you reach Gokyo you will be having an early morning hike up to Gokyo Ri 5483m. This is the destination from where you get a close view of Mount Everest located at 8848m, Mt. Lhotse 8516m, Mt. Makalu 8481m, Mt.Cho Oyu 8201m, and other various snow-capped peaks in the surrounding areas.

This is how you can spend some of your quality time by having a breathtaking moment at Gokyo and continue your trek towards Macchhermo. We always recommend our guests take as many photos and videos because you will not retreat by saying I have to take the least photos. This will help you to strongly bond with the beautiful time that you have spent at this destination for a long period of time in your life.

By this destination, you will be having a return journey that is followed by the same route passing towards Namche bazaar. After resting at Namche you will be taken towards the starting point of your trek that is Lukla. You will be taken on a flight and back to Kathmandu. Taking wonderful memories full of memories at Gokyo Renjo La pass trek with a scenic mountain view you will be at Kathmandu.

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