Everest Kangshung Face Trek via Khatra Valley

TYPOLOGIES

Adventure Trekking

DIFFICULTY

Medium

MIN. AGE

5 Years

Trip Introduction

Everest Kangshung Face Trek: Mount Everest is a paradise for trekking lovers with some wonderful treks. The Kharta Valley and Everest Kangshung Face Trek are among one the most amazing treks that take you through the amazing pastures, and colorful meadows full of flowers.

The trekking starts from the Khatra and takes you to the top at the Everest Kangshung Face going through the beautiful Karma Valley. This amazing trek not only offers you a lot of thrill but also the majestic view of the peaks covered with snow including Kangchenjunga, Lhotse, and Makalu. The trip also lets you explore the sacred land of Tibet.

Trip Highlights

  • Kharta Valley Trek is one of the most exciting Himalayan treks that
    you would want to take in this part of the world. There are lots of
    attractions that make this trek so unique and popular among the
    trekkers.
  • You have lush green grasslands and beautiful lakes all along the
    trek. It is among the lesser-known treks and thus there is a lesser
    crowd as compared to some of the other treks.
  • The trip offers you a stunning view of beautiful peaks like
    Gauri Shankar, Menlungtse, Shishapangma, Cho Oyu, Everest, Makalu and
    more. You also got to explore the monasteries, palaces and temples in
    the city of Lhasa.

TOUR MAP

Day by Day Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Our team of representatives greets you at the Kathmandu airport and arrange for the transfer to the hotel. The overnight stay at the hotel will help you refresh yourself.

Day 02: Kathmandu Tour.

On the next day, we take you to the Kathmandu tour where you get the chance to explore the culture of Nepal and shop at the markets. We also give you a brief introduction of the entire trip.

Day 03: Kathmandu to Lhasa.

From Kathmandu, we would leave for the flight to Lhasa early in the morning. We would transfer you to the hotel at Lhasa where you would be resting overnight.

Day 04: Lhasa Tour.

Before starting the trek we, we would spend a couple of days in Lhasa exploring some of the most amazing places in the city. On day one, we would be visiting Jokhang Temple and Drepung monastery.

Day 05: Lhasa Tour (continues…)

We further take you the remaining places in Lhasa including the popular Potala Palace and the Sera monastery.

Day 06: Lhasa to Gyantse, via Yamdork Lake.

We move to the next destination Gyantse, exploring the amazing Lake of Yamdork on the way. We would take an overnight stay at Gyantse.

Day 07: Gyantse to Shigatse.

We now move to another small but beautiful town of Shigatse after spending the night at Gyantse. Here we would visit places like Tashilungpo and Pelkor Chode.

Day 08: Shigatse to Shegar.

On the next day, we travel from Shigatse to Shegar.

Day 09: Drive to Kharta valley.

Now the real thrill starts as we drive to the beautiful Kharta valley and stay at the camp.

Day 10: Trek to Dhampu.

On the first day of trekking, we move to the Dhampu.

Day 11: Dhampu to Shao La.

We continue to trek from Dhampu to Shao La.

Day 12: Shao La to Joksam.

Trekking continues from Shao La to Joksam.

Day 13: Joksam to Alpine Camp.

From Joksam, we eventually arrive to the intermediate camp of Alpine..

Day 14: Alpine Camp to Pathang.

We continue to trek further from the Apline camp to Pathang.

Day 15: Pathang to Hoppo.

Trekking further we reach Hoppo.

Day 16: Kangshung Base Camp.

Continue enjoying the trekking further and reach Kangshung Base camp and then return back to Pathang.

Day 17: Pathang to Langma.

We continue to trek from Pathang to Langma.

Day 18: Trekking to Langma (continues..)

It is a long trek and takes another day to reach Langma.

Day 19: Cross Langma la.

Trekking our way back we cross Langma la pass.

Day 20: Trek to Yuba.

We finally end the amazing trekking experience at Yuba.

Day 21: Drive to Rongphu Monastery.

After an overnight stay at Yuba, we take you to visit the beautiful Rongphu Monastery.

Day 22: Drive to Zhangmu.

From the monastery, we travel straight to Zhangmu. We arrange for the transfer to hotel where you stay overnight.

Day 23: Drive to Kathmandu.

On the next morning, we leave for Kathmandu.

Day 24: Kathmandu trip.

We end the trip on the high taking you to the memorable trip of Kathmandu city.

Day 20: Trip ends / airport transportation.

We arrange for the transfer to airport according to the time of your flight.