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The most beautiful stages of the trek to Everest

The most beautiful hikes in the Everest region

Petr Liška
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The most beautiful stages of the trek to Everest
Inserted: 06.10.2022
Author: Petr Liška © gigaplaces.com
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The highest mountain in the world, Mount Everest, is located in Sagarmatha National Park, located in the Khumbu mountain region. There are three most popular treks in this area: the shortest is the Everest View trek, the most classic is the BC Everest Trek, and the most demanding, but also the most beautiful, is the Everest trek over three saddles. Let's see which stages of these treks are the most beautiful

1.
Ascent to Kala Patthar

Gorgeous outlook to Everest

Rating:
| Altitude: 5 648 m / 18 530 ft

Black Rock alias Kala Patthar is one of the most beautiful mountain outlook in the world. Especially during… continue reading

2.
Hike across Kongma la pass

Across The most beautiful pass in Khumbu

Rating:
| Altitude: 5 528 m / 18 136 ft

Surprisingly not frequently walked shortcut from Lobuche to Chhukhung over Kongma la pass (5 528m asl.) with… continue reading

3.
Hike Gorak Shep - Everest Base Camp

Along the Khumbu glacier to Base Camp

Rating:
| Altitude: 5 280 m / 17 323 ft

Just the name itself – the base camp under Everest has the atmosphere of expeditionary climbing romance. In… continue reading

4.
Túra Lobuche - Gorak Shep

A short path to the fabulous couloir

Rating:
| Altitude: 5 180 m / 16 995 ft

The path from Lobuche to Gorak Shep is short – only about five kilometers. On the other hand, it leads at a… continue reading

5.
Hike Dzonglha - Lobuche

Beautiful view of Chola Tsho

Rating:
| Altitude: 4 938 m / 16 201 ft

After a very demanding crossing of Cho La pass with a tiny glacier follows this easy stage with very nice… continue reading

6.
Gokyo and surroundings

Mountain base in the valley of Dudh Kosh

Rating:
| Altitude: 4 773 m / 15 659 ft

The settlement of Gokyo (4 773 m asl) located below the side moraine of the largest glacier in Kumbu Ngozumba… continue reading

7.
Hike to Khumjung and Khunde

Sherpa villages above Namche Bazar

Rating:
| Altitude: 4 040 m / 13 255 ft

Favorite acclimatization trip leads to the outlook point Everest view and continue to sherpa villages of… continue reading

8.
Hike Lukla - Namche Bazar

Start of Everest Trek

Rating:
| Altitude: 3 430 m / 11 253 ft

The walk from Lukla to Namche Bazaar is the warm-up phase of Everest trek leading below three thousand meters… continue reading

9.
Hike Gokyo - Dragnang

Crossing the glacier Ngozumba

Rating:
| Altitude: 4 760 m / 15 617 ft

If you want to cross Cho la pass, you have no other choice but to walk over the glacier Ngozumba to Dragnang … continue reading

10.
Hike Namche Bazar - Thame

Beginning of journey through valley of B

Rating:
| Altitude: 3 800 m / 12 467 ft

Journey to Thame (3,800 m asl) from Namche Bazaar can be for someone only acclimatization day trip, for… continue reading

11.
Hike Thame - Lungdhen

Acclimatization stage

Rating:
| Altitude: 4 380 m / 14 370 ft

Less than ten kilometer long route through the valley of Bhote Khosi from Thame (3 800 m asl) to Lungdhen (4… continue reading

12.
Walk around Thame

Through the valley to Tesi Lapcha

Rating:
| Altitude: 4 000 m / 13 123 ft

If you set off early in the morning from Namche Bazar to Thame, you'll have plenty of time to undertake an… continue reading

13.
Visit of Namche Bazar

Trekers center Khumbu

Rating:
| Altitude: 3 600 m / 11 811 ft

Namche Bazar (3 440 m asl) is the biggest town in the entire Khumbu valley, nestled in a circular mountain… continue reading

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