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Gokyo Valley Via Renjo Pass Trek -14 Days

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Everest Renjo La Pass Trek is certainly one of the most stunning mountain areas on Earth. This Everest  Trekking enables trekkers who have a limited time to discover the most famous beauties of the Everest Region.

Trip Duration : 14 Days
Max Altitude : 2853m - 5380m
Group Size : 1 - 15
DIFFICULTY : Fairly Strenuous
ARRIVAL ON : Kathmandu Nepal
DEPARTURE FROM : Kathmandu Nepal

Trip Overview

 Highlights of Everest Renjo La Pass Trek

  • Scenic flight to and from Lukla
  • Explore Sherpa Museum in Namche Bazar
  • Panoramic view from Syanbuche
  • Experiencing life as the “mountain people” live, in the heart of the Himalayas
  • Visit Tyangboche Monastery
  • Ascent Gokyo Peak( 5357m)
  • Spectacular Mt. views from Gokyo Peak & Renjola pass
  • Cross Renjola pass(5360m) – Visit the beautiful Gokyo Lake.

Everest Renjo La Pass Trek is certainly one of the most stunning mountain areas on Earth. This Everest  Trekking enables trekkers who have a limited time to discover the most famous beauties of the Everest Region. Set amongst breathtaking high mountain scenery, the route leads through the Khumbu – Sherpa country. 2 routes are possible: Renjo Pass trek or an alternative itinerary.

The trail to Gokyo is a gradual ascent up the valley passing through patches of birch and rhododendron forest where the elusive musk deer can sometimes be seen. Through small yak-grazing settlements, we reach the Gokyo lakes.

The Gokyo Peak (5480m) ascent is one of the highlights of this circuit. We stay here to savor the incredible scenery, including magnificent views of Everest (8848m), Makalu, Cho Oyo (8153m), and Lhotse (8511m), to name but a few.

The Gokyo Renjo Pass route is off the usual beaten track. At the pass, a great view of the Gokyo Lakes on one side, the Rermo Pokhari Lakes on the other side, and a myriad of snowy peaks in the background provide this incredible atmosphere.

The alternative route is much easier. From Gokyo, the trail descends along the opposite bank of the Dudh Kosi.

SHORT ITINERARY

Day 01 :

Arrival in Kathmandu airport (1345meters)

Day 02 :

Kathmandu to Lukla by flight and trek to Phakding

Day 03 :

Phakding-Namche Bazaar

Day 04 :

Namche Bazzar to Kyanjuma via Khumjung village (3790m/12432ft). Walking 5:30 hours.

Day 05 :

Tengboche to Dole

Day 06 :

Dole to Macherma

Day 07 :

Macherma to Gokyo Lakes

Day 08 :

Hiking to Gokyo Ri and back to Gokyo.

Day 09 :

Day hiking

Day 10 :

Trek over Renjo Pass

Day 11 :

Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m/11286ft).

Day 12 :

Namche Bazaar to Lukla(2840m/9317ft)

Day 13 :

Lukla to Kathmandu

Day 14 :

Departure

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu airport (1345meters)
Max Altitude: 1345m/4412ft
Accommodation: 3 stars level hotel

Hotel There you will be met by our Airport Representative and transferred to the hotel by private tourist vehicle. Overnight at hotel on BB plan.

Day 02 Kathmandu to Lukla by flight and trek to Phakding
Meal: Breakfast/ Lunch/Dinner
Max Altitude: 2610mtrs/8563ft
Accommodation: Hotel/Tea house

Fly to Lukla, the trail descends, gradually passing above the large village of Chaunrikharaka (2680m) and on through small villages, fields, and forests following a wide well-constructed path. After Kusum Drargka, a large stream, the trail crosses the Dudh koshi river at Phakding. Overnight at the guest house.

Day 03 Phakding-Namche Bazaar
Meal: Breakfast/ Lunch/Dinner
Max Altitude: 3440m/11286ft
Accommodation: Hotel/Tea house

From Phakding the trail follows the western bank of Dudh koshi passing through forests of Blue Pine until it reaches the village of Benkar(2700m). From here the trail crosses to the eastern bank of the Dudh koshi and climbs gently to the village of Chumoa. Between here and the next village of Monjo (2800m) the trail drops steeply to cross Monjo Khola. From Monjo, the trail crosses a small rock saddle and then descends abruptly to re-cross the Dudh koshi at Jorsale (2804m). Beyond Jorsale the trail undulates up until the confluence with Bhote koshi is reached. From here the Khumbu region begins. Above the bridge, the trail zigzags up 300m of the steep spur between the two rivers through sparse forest. From the top of the spur, Mt. Everest can be seen rising above the Nuptse-Lhotse wall. The next section of the trail climbs less steeply, traversing above the Bhote koshi until Namche Bazaar is reached. Namcha Bazaar is a market town, where every Saturday morning traders from lower altitudes sell goods to sherpas. Most of the trading is over by mid-day and the traders return to their villages. Overnight at the guest house.

Day 04 Namche Bazzar to Kyanjuma via Khumjung village (3790m/12432ft). Walking 5:30 hours.
Meal: Breakfast/ Lunch/Dinner
Max Altitude: 3490m/11447ft
Accommodation: Hotel/Tea house

Known as the ‘Gateway to Everest’ we will spend today here in order to acclimatize and adjust to the thinning air. A short trek to the museum celebrating the traditional customs of the Sherpa people, as well as about flora & Fauna & its land, more importantly, from here you will get the proper glimpse of Everest and the surrounding mountains. And we hike up the Syanbuche airport, and Everest views hotel and sightseeing at the Khumjung village (3800m/12,466ft), which is the biggest settlement of Sherpa. Khumjung is one of the most beautiful villages in the Everest area. Its symmetrically laid-out stone dwellings house the families of many of our Sherpas. Overnight at the guest house.

Day 05 Tengboche to Dole
Meal: Breakfast/ Lunch/Dinner
Max Altitude: 4,040m/13,251ft
Accommodation: Hotel/Tea house

From Tengboche , trek down to Dhukoshi river and the trail gradually ascends to Dole, which lies just above the tree-line. Overnight at the guest house.

Day 06 Dole to Macherma
Meal: Breakfast/ Lunch/Dinner
Max Altitude: 3490m/11447ft
Accommodation: Hotel/Tea house

A short day trek due to the need to maintain a safe rate of ascent. Gokyo appears to be within easy reach but a night at Macherma is essential for the successful and enjoyable trekking experience.

Day 07 Macherma to Gokyo Lakes
Meal: Breakfast/ Lunch/Dinner
Max Altitude: 4,750m/15,580ft
Accommodation: Hotel/Tea house

Another short climb leads to the lunch spot in the Phanga Valley and then a steady afternoon’s plod leads past the first of the Gokyo Lakes to the camping area by the main lake. There are excellent views of Cho Oyu ahead, with Taweche and Cholatse dominating the opposite side of the valley. Time: 4 hours.

Day 08 Hiking to Gokyo Ri and back to Gokyo.
Meal: Breakfast/ Lunch/Dinner
Max Altitude: 4790m/15711ft
Accommodation: Hotel/Tea house

Early in the morning we have a steep climb up to the top of Gokyo Ri (5483m/19083ft) ample rewards to one attempting this trip. There are stunning views of the supper Gokyo valley, the massive Ngozumpa Glacier, and an incredible panoramic view of the whole Khumbu Himalayas, such as giants as Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Makalu (8481m), Cho-Oyu (8153m), and Gychung Kang (7922m) can be seen. Those who explore the glacier and Gokyo peak are rewarded.

Day 09 Day hiking
Meal: Breakfast/ Lunch/Dinner
Max Altitude: 4790m/15711ft
Accommodation: Hotel/Tea house

Day hiking to 5th lake (5100m/ 16728ft) and back to Gokyo lakes.

Day 10 Trek over Renjo Pass
Meal: Breakfast/ Lunch/Dinner
Max Altitude: 4380m/13262ft
Accommodation: Hotel/Tea house

Today you will trek over Renjo Pass and continue the trek to Lundhen where you can enjoy the natural vegetation of the place and enjoy the stunning views of the surrounding that will make your visit worthwhile.

Day 11 Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m/11286ft).
Meal: Breakfast/ Lunch/Dinner
Max Altitude: 3440m/11285ft
Accommodation: Hotel/Tea house

We continued our descent to Namche Bazaar for our return journey. Similarly, we will use the same route as before to descend.

Day 12 Namche Bazaar to Lukla(2840m/9317ft)
Meal: Breakfast/ Lunch/Dinner
Max Altitude: 2850m/9348ft
Accommodation: Hotel/Tea house

Our final day of trekking returns us to the town of Lukla, where the overnight stay gives you time to explore the town as well as reflect upon the mountains you have recently visited for one last time before heading back to Kathmandu. Overnight at the guest house.

Day 13 Lukla to Kathmandu
Meal: Breakfast
Max Altitude: 1345m/4412ft
Accommodation: 3 stars level hotel

We will walk about 5 minutes to the airport to catch our return flight to Kathmandu. Flight in the morning at 7 am to Kathmandu. Overnight at a hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 14 Departure
Meal: Breakfast

After breakfast, the trip ends, and our Airport Representative will drop you at the Kathmandu international airport for your final flight departure from Nepal.

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Price Includes

  • All the ground transportation by tourist vehicles.
  • Hotel in Kathmandu, inclusive breakfast at 3 stars level (1 night- Before trekking and 1 night after trekking).
  • Meals 3 times a day( Breakfast, lunch and dinner) in trekking for you
  • Seasonable Local fresh fruits after dinner.
  • Filtered water in trekking using (Katadyn Pocket Water Filter)
  • Twin sharing private comfortable room in trekking.
  • Everest trekking Map.
  • Both ways domestic flight tickets from KTM/Lukla/KTM, inclusive taxes.
  • First aid medical kit, Ox meter to check pulse, heart rate and oxygen saturation at higher altitude.
  • Trip achievement certificate.
  • An experienced, knowledgeable English Speaking Government license holder trekking guide and strong porter (1 porter for 2 people).
  • Food, drinks, accommodation, insurance, salary, equipment, transportation, and local tax for Guide and porter.
  • Four season sleeping bag and down jackets to use for trekking, if necessary.
  • All necessary paper works and Everest national park entry permits.
  • Pasang Lamu rural municipality entry permit.
  • Emergency helicopter rescue arrangement which will be paid by your insurance company.
  • TIMS (Trekkers’ Information Management System).
  • Farewell dinner in Kathmandu.
  • All our government taxes, vat, local tax, tourist service charges.

Price Excludes

  • Lunch & Dinner in Kathmandu (Except Farewell Dinner)
  • All kinds of drinks (Hot/cold & alcoholic) in trekking.
  • Personal equipment.
  • Travel and rescue insurance.
  • Extra personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, laundry, shower, porter, excess baggage charges).
  • Tips for trekking staffs and driver (Tipping is expected).
  • Any other expenses which are not mentioned on ‘Price Includes’ section.

Trip Info

The Gokyo valley via Renjo Pass Trek embarks when reaching Kathmandu. Similarly, after reaching Kathmandu and touring the Kathmandu valley. After Kathmandu, the trip continues with a scenic flight to Lukla. And, then trek to Phakding. Similarly, from Phakding the trip continues with an ascent to Namche Bazaar at an altitude of 3440m. There the trek gets a temporary stop as an acclimatization process for a day. After, the trek continues towards Tengboche at an altitude of 3860m. Then after, the trek reaches the beautiful destination of Dole. Similarly, after Dole, the trek ascends towards Machermo after that towards Gokyo Lake at an altitude of 4750m.

Likewise, after being in the blissful nature of Gokyo Lake the trek takes its first hiking destination up to Gokyo Ri at an altitude of (5483m/1983 ft) and trek down to Gokyo lakes. Furthermore, after that, the trek embarks on a trek over Renjo Pass (5345m/16184 ft) and continues trek to Lundhen (4380m/13262ft) Similarly, after spending a wonderful night at Lundhen the trek continues towards Namche Bazaar and to Lukla. After that, an early morning flight back to Kathmandu from Lukla and transfer to the hotel at 3 stars level.

Then, the trip ends, our Airport Representative will drop you at the Kathmandu international airport for your final flight departure from Nepal.

TREKKING EQUIPMENTS, GEARS & SOME MEDICINES

  We do recommend following equipment's for trekking and Hiking in Nepal.

Head

  • Sun hat
  • Scarf
  • Light balaclava
  • Warm wool hat
  • UV protection one Sunglasses
  • Head torch with extra batteries.

Upper Part Of The Body Upper

  • Tshirts
  • Shirts
  • Sleeveless or body warmer type fleece.
  • Long sleeve shirts
  • Thermal Vest
  • Down Jacket
  • Fleece Jacket
  • Pullover
  • Sports bras (women)
  • Waterproof outer jacket
  • Rain Coat
  • Hand wear
  • Fleece gloves.
  • Warms mittens or gloves.

Lower Body

  • Long Under Wear
  • Short Under Wear
  • Lightweight Cotton Long Pants
  • Warm Trousers
  • Tracksuit pants
  • Lightweight thermal trouser
  • Fleece pants
  • Cotton paints

Footwear

  • Thin inner socks
  • Thick warm wool hiking socks
  • Walking boots with ankle support
  • Trainers or trail shoes
  • Gaiters
  • Micro spikes

Electronics

  • Camera and Accessories
  • Phone
  • Power Bank
  • Solar Panel
  • Travel Adapter

Miscellaneous

  • Book
  • Playing Cards/Games
  • Journal and Pen
  • Snacks and Specialist Food

Hygiene & First Aid

  • Sunscreen
  • Insect Repellent
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Toilet Paper
  • Wet Wipes
  • Pocket Hand Warmers
  • Moisturizing skin cream and Lip balm
  • Toiletries
  • Water purifier
  • First Aid

Trek Essentials

  • Passport and Copy
  • Travel Insurance Details
  • Trekking Permit(s)
  • Waterproof Document Wallet
  • Cash

Recommended Medications

  • Guide will take a group first aid kit but please bring personal medications and other items you might use regularly such as
  • Any personal medications
  • Malaria prophylactic tablets
  • Blister treatment
  • Rehydration powder
  • Analgesics (Paracetamol, ibuprofen and aspirin)
  • Plasters and zinc oxide tape
  • Throat lozenges
  • Diamox

Other Equipment

  • Duffel Bag or Suitcase
  • Day pack
  • Sleeping bag
  • Water bottle
  • Trekking poles
  • Towel

FAQ

Q. Do you provide any gears for trekking?

A. Yes, we do provide roughly 65 liters one duffel bag, sleeping bag and down jacket to use for trekking without extra charge, if you do not have.

Q. Can I rent or buy gears in Kathmandu?

A. You can buy or rent trekking boots and rest of the gears, you need to need to buy.

Q. How much weight does porter carries?

A. We do provide one porter between 2 trekkers. One porter carries 25 to 30 kg respectively.

Q. How much weight does airplane allow to Lukla?

A. Twin Otter and Dornier planes are the primary mode of transport to and from the airstrip at Lukla. It allows 15kg per passenger, including had bag.

Q. Can I take some more gears for paying extra charge?

A. It is hard but some time, they do allow 2 to 3 kg with paying extra charge US$ 2 per kg

Q. When Should I pack my gears?

A. You will have pre-trip meeting in Kathmandu that night you pack trekking gears.

Q. What equipment should I carry at Daypack?

A. Most of our day packs have a capacity of roughly 20 to 24 liters. You need to carry only day use things like water bottle, light jackets, some extra shocks, sun hat, sunglasses, raincoat, light glove, scarf, toilet paper, and small towel, camera, some personal medical, Sunscreen, Passport, money, camera, trekking poles and some snacks. Rest of the gears will be carried by porter.

Q. Can I store suitcase and other unnecessary gears in hotel in Kathmandu or at your office?

A. Yes, you can store either at the hotel in Kathmandu or at our office without extra charge.

 TRAVEL INSURANCE

Travel insurance is compulsory for all Clients undertaking any tour. It should provide adequate protection for the full duration of the tour to cover personal injury, medical expenses, repatriation expenses, helicopter evacuation, loss of luggage, etc. For your kind information, we would like to give a list of the insurance companies, please inquire with them.

  •  USA and Canada: Tugo, United Health Care, World Nomad, Blue Cross
  • Australia and New Zealand: Fast Cover, Allianz Australia
  • Singapore: Ergo, World Nomad (Explore plan level 3)
  • Europe: Europe Assistance, Austrian Alpine Club, Allianz Europe
  • India: ICICI Lombard

 ALTITUDE AND TEMPERATURE IN NEPAL

Altitude (in meter) & Temperature (in degree Celsius) in Nepal over 2000m/6056ft. Trekking areas are only situated over 2000meter in Nepal.

Altitude Spring Summer Autumn Winter
March, April, May June, July, Aug Sept., Oct,  Nov Dec, Jan, Feb
Max. Min. Max. Min. Max. Min. Max. Min.
2000m -2500m 27 5 29  9 25 2 20 -2
3000m – 3500m 12 -5 20 -1 17 -2 14 -7
4000m – 4500m 10  -7 14 -3 12 -7 7 -10
4500m- 5500m 9 -10 12 -5 10 -15 5  -20

Map & Elevation

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Frequently Asked Questions

The Gokyo valley via Renjo Pass Trek is suitable throughout the year; however, the spring and autumn seasons are the best time to do this trek. During this time the trek provides the best experience of walking in the clear sky. Furthermore, during this time of the year, one can explore different festivals of the country as it is a festive season in the country.

On popular trekking trails, we utilize lodges/guesthouses (aka teahouses) the meals will be provided by these lodges. Menu meals are often available including soups, noodles, rice, and dishes. On certain 8,000-meter trekking routes, lodges and guest houses may be limited, or not available. In these instances, accommodations will be via tents and the meals will be provided by our staff. In these instances, meals will be prepared on the route with canister stoves or natural fires. While in base camp our expedition cooks will prepare meals. Above base camp, the meals will be provided by our climbing Sherpa. Above base camp, we always supply high-altitude food that meets our client’s requirements.

Yes. A trek representative will be waiting for you at the airport with your placard. Clients will need to collect their luggage, clear customs, and proceed to the outside of the terminal. The Kathmandu International terminal is very small and once you exit the airport terminal, you should see our representative holding a placard with your name. We will then transfer you to the hotel. We monitor all client flights, so if your flight is delayed, we will adjust your pick-up time and be waiting for you as per the schedule.

cute Altitude Sickness is the reaction of the body adjusting to the decreasing amount of oxygen in the bloodstream. The higher the altitude, the less oxygen is available for the body to carry on normal functions. This is caused by the decreased partial pressure of Oxygen, a difference between external and intercellular pressures.

Altitude sickness most commonly occurs from above 3000 meters (9,842 ft) but this is different for everyone – there is simply no way of knowing your susceptibility before being at altitude, thus you must monitor your health.  Generally higher cardiovascular fitness decreases susceptibility to AMS. Symptoms of AMS may be mild and subside/go away after a day’s rest, or if it is ignored it could lead to serious health issues including death.

 

All biking adventure participants are required to purchase adequate Travel Insurance, which doesn’t exclude helicopter emergency evacuation.

Symptoms can appear within 1-2 hours although most often appear 6-10 hours after ascent and generally subside in 1-2 days as the body adjusts to altitude. They may reappear as you continue to go higher. Symptoms of AMS usually occur gradually and can be one or a combination of the following:

  • Headache
  • Difficulty sleeping
  • Shortness of breath
  • Loss of appetite
  • Disturbed sleep or drowsiness
  • Irritability
  • Fatigue
  • Nausea/vomiting
  • Dizziness
  • Rapid pulse
  • Swelling of hands, feet & face

Symptoms generally associated with more severe Acute Mountain Sickness include:

  • Bluish discoloration of the skin (cyanosis)
  • Chest tightness or congestion
  • Confusion
  • Cough
  • Coughing up blood
  • Decreased consciousness or withdrawal from social interaction
  • Gray or pale complexion
  • Inability to walk in a straight line, or to walk at all
  • Shortness of breath at rest

At high altitudes, all people will experience some of the above symptoms in a mild form. If the body is unable to adjust to altitude these symptoms will persist and, if they are left untreated, altitude sickness may progress to High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE) or High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE). Edema means simply fluid accumulation in your interstitial body tissues. Both HACE and HAPE can be fatal if ignored.

 

  • Breathlessness
  • A dry cough, developing to a wet one with blood-tinged discharge or saliva
  • Tightness in the chest & blueness/darkness of face, lips & tongue
  • Low fever up to 38°C/100°F
  • Severe fatigue, progressing to coma

  • Severe headache symptoms not relieved by painkillers or lying down
  • Confusion, disorientation & drowsiness
  • Nausea/vomiting
  • Loss of balance or coordination
  • Blurred or double vision/retinal hemorrhage

The climbing gears required for this trek are Your trekking gear and clothes play an important role in making the trekking experience memorable. Furthermore, you should have different items such as Backpack, hiking boots, down jacket, rain (windproof) jacket, camp shoes, socks, trousers, (pants), thermal wear, shirts (t-shirts), gloves, hat, sunglasses, sleeping bag, water bottle and, purifying tablets, trekking poles, gaiters (leg protection), microspikes (mini crampons), toiletries, prescriptions, medical kit, etc. for proper trekking experience.

The Gokyo Valley via Renjo Pass is about 15-20 days depending on the company and itinerary you choose. But, it is usually 15 days long.

Yes, it is compulsory to have a Gokyo Valley via Renjo Pass Trek permit from Kathmandu. Without it, we are afraid that we cannot fully cooperate with you. So, make sure that you have it with you all the time during the trek.

The highest point of Gokyo valley via Renjo Pass Trek is 17,585 feet / 5,360 meters which is a high altitude so you have to be very careful during the trek.

During your trek, electricity is available to recharge your laptops, iPads, and phones from micro-hydropower and solar panels on a paying basis. As for Wi-Fi, there are no hotspots along the trekking trail after Namche Bazaar. The only two places offering free Wi-Fi are Starbucks coffee in Lukla and Everest Bakery in Namche Bazaar. At other places upwards, you need to pay for using internet services, which increases as you go higher up the altitude.

The routes of Gokyo valley via Renjo Pass Trek are not that challenging. However, the trek is 15 days long and you might feel fatigued at some point during the trek. And, some of the ways are steep and straight.

The best season to do the Gokyo valley via Renjo Pass Trek is during the spring and autumn season. But, this trek is done throughout the year. Likewise, if someone wants to do this trek during the Winter season it is possible but, one has to face several difficulties and challenges during the trip. In addition, the weather is cold and chilly and one cannot fully enjoy the trip.

During the days of trekking, you will be woken up at 7 am early in the morning. After a quick breakfast, we repack our duffel bag and leave the place with our Sherpas. You will find yourself on the trail by 8 a.m. We love to see you trek at your own pace. We suggest you carry a daypack and camera. Our Sherpa guides are known worldwide for taking their guests through spectacular scenes created by the flora and fauna of the mountain world of Nepal. They know the best place to stop for a while and relax, purchase some snacks or soda, use toilet facilities, and buy souvenirs.

The best time for lunch for you would be the hour between 11:30 and 12:30 in the afternoon. Your hike usually ends between 3:30 pm to 4 pm every day. After your dinner is served, it’s time you spent playing cards, music, or reflecting on all the wonderful moments and planning about the plan for the following day.

How much money or cash you should be carrying with you depends on how you do the trip and the number of days you want to spend here in Nepal. Much also depends on your spending habits. Generally, you can have your lunch and dinner for 10 to 15 USD. How much you will be spending during your trekking depends on the standard of the package you have purchased.

If it is a full board or budget package you have chosen. Normally, Our experience says that 15 to 18 USA will be enough for a trekker who has purchased a board package to buy bottles of water, chocolates, pay for hot showers, and a few drinks during the trek. If you buy a budget package, you pay for your meals on your own. For this, you need to spend USD 25 to 35 per day.

Reviews

EXCELLENT rating
Based on 26 reviews
Unique path trekking company has excellent staff on ground to make the trekking experience very enjoyable and memorable. The guide and porters go out of their way to make each and every member of the team feel safe and secured. Mr Babu the founder owner of the company is very responsive and is able to assist every member of the team with their individual needs. I would recommend engaging Unique Path for Himalaya trekking.
Sandeep Dasgupta
Sandeep Dasgupta
2023-09-30
I like trekking with Unique Path, the guides of this company many times made my way comfortable and safe. I traveled with them to Lobuche, Mera, Island and other places solo and in the groups with my friends. Unique Path is a reliable partner and I plan to trek with them again in Langtang region this autumn.
Andrey Oktyabrev
Andrey Oktyabrev
2023-05-29
I have used Unique Path three times and each time the team were all helpful, friendly and informative. Every aspect of our trip to Nepal was taken care of - Pick up at the airport to take us to our hotel. Next day the excitement of getting our trekking details and depending on the trip setting out with our guide and porter. My husband and I prefer to hike on our own, so we did no group options. Our itinerary was always followed exactly. When I go hiking in Nepal this company is my first point of contact. They are a great team and are totally recommended by me and my husband.
Sylvia Schillings
Sylvia Schillings
2023-05-29
Unique Path is a great choice for anyone who wants to explore the Himalayas. My wife and I made several treks with Unique Path to Manaslu, Kangchenjunga, Tilicho Lake, and Mustang. It goes without saying, that the scenery in Nepal is stunning. Lots of opportunity to learn about the culture and religion and traditions of Nepal. The people we met along the way were engaging and wonderful. Unique Path's staff was fantastic throughout all the trips. They were very helpful, friendly and knowledgeable. They arranged everything from transportation to accommodation to food. They also provided all the necessary equipment and guidance and handled all the permit applications. I highly recommend Unique Path trekking to anyone who loves adventure and nature. These were once-in-a-lifetime experiences that I will never forget. I am available as a reference. David
DaveBessie Parsnick
DaveBessie Parsnick
2023-05-22
I have yet to conclude this trip due to the Pandemic but Babu's response and tour guide plan has been exemplary - I cannot wait to make the trip!
Rachel Glaysher
Rachel Glaysher
2023-05-19
Myself and 2 buddies hired Unique Path Trekking to coordinate an EBC trek back in 2014. We couldn't have been more happy with the results...Everything went flawlessly and we had the adventure of a lifetime. Babu and his staff / guides / porters were top-notch and I highly recommend them to anyone who may be reading this.
Marc Ferrari
Marc Ferrari
2023-05-18
As with all treks, there will be unforeseen circumstances and you’re always beholden to nature. So you want a guide and an agency that is not only experienced enough but also sensitive and quick to changes on ground. I am very grateful for the deep experience that our guide, Dambar had. He made us feel safe and constantly had everything under control despite the weather and some early sickness some of us had. Coupled with his sharp wit and deep knowledge, this became such an enjoyable climb that was filled with priceless stories that I can’t wait to tell the kids about. The porters too were a lively bunch that ultimately became friends and we shared lots of fun moments on the mountain together. Babu ensured that our arrivals, arrangements and any administrative hassles were smooth and out of our minds so we could focus on the climb ahead. Thank you Unique Path trekking & expedition. Highly recommended for anyone who wants a great time while knowing you’re in safe hands!
Josiah Ng
Josiah Ng
2023-05-16
We were very fortunate to have Unique Path Trekking for our EBC with 3 Himalaya passes expedition, we were so happy/satisfied with Unique Path trekking. Babu ( owner of Unique Path Trekking) is so kind, knowledgeable and mellow personality so does their staff ( all guides and porters ). We had great time during this expedition in terms of lodging/food. We had large group ( ~ 18 ppl ) and believe or not no one had any single complain of food. Their guides and porters are so knowledgeable, smart, humorous made our entire expedition lots of fun. They take care of us with positive attitudes with smiley face in entire trip. I definitely recommend Unique Path Trekking for any expedition in Himalaya ( we're looking forward to go with them in Annapurna expedition in near future ). You will very glad/happy if you choose Unique Path and Trekking.
Umesh Patel
Umesh Patel
2023-05-16
Babu and his group are exceptional We have done 2 trips organized by Babu We went to Everest base camp and recently to chitwan, Pokara and part of Annapurna cercuit Their guides are very good We will definitely use Babu and his guides again
Guru Motgi
Guru Motgi
2023-05-06
I just returned from a wonderful hike to Everest base camp with helicopter return. I was traveling solo am so grateful to Manager Babu and guide Suresh for looking after me. It is a trip I will remember the rest of my life. We started with a half day tour of Kathmandu and then flew to lukla on the next day to begin the trek. All the arrangements were made ahead of time and the folks unique path team constantly got on the phone to make sure the logistics went smoothly. Suresh kept a moderate pace and a great sense of humor. We made good time throughout the hikes and always got to the lodges on time and in daylight with energy left for the next day. The weather also cooperated this March and we had beautiful sunny skies and gorgeous Mountain View’s throughout the trek. I really could not ask for anything more and would very much recommend unique path
Janice Cheng
Janice Cheng
2023-05-06
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