Gokyo Renjo La Pass Trek 15 Days is an alternative way to escape the mainstream trail of Everest Base Camp Trek and another way to explore the next trekking trails in the Everest region. From lush green forests to stunning streams and high mountain passes, this trek unveils the true marvels of nature.
With its enticing features, away from the crowd, this trek offers the exclusive Himalayas as you explore the tempting Gokyo Valley. Get to the top of the mountain pass, marvel at sparkling Gokyo Lake, and explore pristine valleys and lofty mountains all at once.
Gokyo Renjo La Pass Trek 15 days follows the Sherpa’s heartland trail and provides a breathtaking view of the Himalayas – Mt. Everest (8,848m), Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Makalu and more. You will stay at a local teahouse which provides an opportunity to explore local culture and tradition firsthand. You will really be privileged to receive such warm hospitality and friendliness.
Nepal Unique Treks have designed 15 Days Gokyo Renjo La Pass Trek; including your arrival and departure plus a day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley. The trek starts with an exciting flight to Lukla and follows a steep river valley to Namche Bazaar via Sagarmatha National Park a UNESCO world heritage site of great natural value).
You will spend two nights at Namche: which ensures proper acclimatization. The trekking trip then continues following the northern Dudh Koshi Valley to reach Gokyo Lakes (the collection of pristine lakes). A pre-dawn hike to Gokyo Ri guarantees remarkable views of four out of the six highest peaks – Everest (8,848m), Makalu, Cho Oyu (8,153m), and Lhotse (8,511m) plus Nzogumpa Glacier (the largest Himalayan Glacier in the world).
The Renjo La Pass trail goes via a rarely used mountain track. The top of the pass rewards you with an unbelievable view of Gokyo Lakes on one side, the RermoPokhari Lake on the other side, and an array of snowy peaks in the background.
If you want more adventure and to push your limit, we suggest 19 days Everest Three Pass Trek that incorporates the crossing of three high mountain passes
Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport and transfer to the hotel
Kathmandu Valley: Sightseeing and preparation of the trek
Fours drive from Kathmandu to Ramechhap Airport and fly to Lukla. Trek start to Phakding 2650 m, 4 hrs Trek
Trek from Phakding – Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,280ft) – 10km/ 6 – 7 hours
Rest and acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar
Namche Bazaar – Dole (4,100m/13,450ft) – 5 – 6 hours
Dole – Machhermo (4,400m/14,440ft) – 4 – 5 hours
Machhermo – Gokyo (4,750m/15,580ft) – 3 – 4 hours
Gokyo: Hike up to GokyoRi (5,360m)
Cross the Renjo La Pass and trek to Lungden (4,350m) – 8 – 9 hours
Trek to Thame and explore Thame Monastery – 6 – 7 hours
Trek down to Namche (3,440m) – 6 – 7 hours
Trek back to Lukla – 7 hours
Flight from Lukla – Ramechhap - Drive to Kathmandu 1345 m.4/5 hrs