About Everest Gokyo Trek Renjo La Pass - Everest Base Camp Gokyo Lake Trek via Renjo La Pass

Everest Gokyo Trek Renjo La Pass

Everest Gokyo Trek Renjo La Pass is genuinely one of the most lovely mountain areas on earth. Everest Gokyo Trek Renjo La Pass direction leads thru the Khumbu - Sherpa region routes are possible: Renjo La Pass via Everest Base Camp Trek 14 Days . This short course enables trekkers who have a restrained time to discover the most famous beauties of Nepal. Set amongst breathtaking high mountain scenery in Nepal Himalaya. The Everest Gokyo Trek Renjo La Pass to Gokyo is a slow ascent up the valley passing via patches of birch and rhododendron forest wherein the exclusive musk deer can once. Finally, through small yak-grazing settlements, we attain the Gokyo lakes.

Everest Gokyo Trek Renjo La Pass Information

The Gokyo Valley (5480m) ascent is one of the highlights of this circuit. Trekkers explore the tremendous scenery, such as marvelous views of Mt. Everest (8848m), Makalu, Cho Oyo (8153m), and Lhotse (8511m).  Everest Gokyo Trek Renjo La Pass direction is the off beaten trekking in Nepal. At the pass, a first-rate view of the Gokyo lakes on one side, the Rermo Pokhari lakes on the alternative side. The Trek is a myriad of snowy peaks within the background offer this splendid atmosphere. The alternative path is a lot easier. From Gokyo, the trail descends along the other bank of the Dudh Kosi.

The adventure part of  Everest Gokyo Trek Renjo La Pass is the visited Renjo-La Pass, which lies at 5390 meters. Three of the ten days of Trekking are entirely off-the-beaten-track. It is nicely worth the detour—experience authentic Sherpa culture, surprisingly untouched by the hustle of tourism inside the essential circuit. We stay in Sherpa homes in Thame and Phortse, beautiful villages, and the most famous sacred monastery named Tengboche Monastery

The path lies in the maximum wildlife reserve in the world, the Sagarmatha National Park. It covers an area of 1,148 square kilometers of the Himalayan ecological zone. The park altitudes vary from 2,845 meters at Monjo to the pinnacle of the sector at 8,848 meters in Everest Gokyo Trek Renjo La Pass operated by way of the local corporation in Nepal: Himalayan Asia Treks and Expedition P Ltd.

Renjo La Pass

The Renjo La Pass is one of the high mountain passes on the Gokyo trekking route. It situate at an altitude of about 5,360 meters (17,585 feet). Crossing the Renjo La Pass provides trekkers with stunning panoramic views of the surrounding peaks, including Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, and more. The pass also offers a unique vantage point to observe the Gokyo Lakes and the Ngozumpa Glacier, the largest glacier in the Himalayas.

Everest Gokyo Trek Renjo La Pass Price and Cost

The cost of the Everest Gokyo trek with the Renjo La Pass can vary based on factors like the trekking company you choose, the inclusions (such as guide, porter, accommodations, meals, permits, etc.), and the duration of the trek. On average, the cost can range from around $1,700 to $3,000 or more per person.

Things to know before trek 

What is the Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass?

The Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass is a popular trekking route in the Everest region of Nepal. It combines the classic Everest Base Camp trek with a visit to the stunning Gokyo Lakes and an adventurous crossing of the Renjo La Pass. It offers a unique and alternative perspective of the Everest region, allowing trekkers to explore the pristine Gokyo Valley, witness panoramic views of the Himalayas, and experience the thrill of crossing a high mountain pass.

How long is the Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass?

The duration of the Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass can vary depending on the itinerary and individual trekking pace. On average, it takes about 16 to 18 days to complete the trek. This includes acclimatization days and allows for a gradual ascent to minimize the risk of altitude sickness.

What is the difficulty level of the Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass?

The Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass  consider a challenging trek, suitable for experienced trekkers who are physically fit and have prior hiking experience at high altitudes. The trek involves steep ascents and descents, as well as crossing the Renjo La Pass at an elevation of 5,340 meters (17,520 feet). Trekkers need to take altitude acclimatization is crucial, and trekkers should be prepared for variable weather conditions and cold temperatures.

What are the highlights of the Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass?

The highlights of the Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass include:
  • Scenic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla, considered one of the world's most thrilling airports.
  • Exploring the Sherpa villages of Namche Bazaar and Khumjung.
  • Hiking to Gokyo Ri (5,357 meters/17,575 feet) for breathtaking panoramic views of Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, and the Gokyo Lakes.
  • Crossing the Renjo La Pass, offering stunning views of Everest and other Himalayan peaks.
  • Visiting Everest Base Camp and witnessing the iconic Khumbu Icefall.
  • Interacting with the local Sherpa people and experiencing their unique culture and traditions.

When is the best time to do the Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass?

The best time to undertake the Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass is during the pre-monsoon (spring) season from March to May and the post-monsoon (autumn) season from September to November. These periods offer stable weather, clear skies, and excellent visibility. The temperature is also more moderate, making trekking conditions more comfortable. However, it's important to check the weather forecasts and prepare for changes in the mountainous environment.

Do I need a permit for the Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass?

Yes, permits are required for the Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass. You will need the Sagarmatha National Park Entry Permit and the Khumbu Rural Municipality Permit. These permits can obtain in Kathmandu or the entrance of the Sagarmatha National Park in Monjo. It's important to have the necessary permits with you throughout the trek, as they will be checked at various checkpoints along the route.

Is it necessary to hire a guide and porter for the Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass?

While it's not mandatory to hire a guide or porter for the Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass, it is highly recommend. Especially if you don't have prior experience trekking in the region. A local guide can provide valuable assistance with navigation, cultural insights, and ensure your safety. A porter can help carry your heavy backpack, allowing you to trek with less strain and enjoy the journey more comfortably.

What are the accommodation options during the Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass?

Along the Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass, you'll find a variety of accommodation options in tea houses or lodges. These are basic but comfortable accommodations offering a bed, blankets, and sometimes hot showers (for an additional cost). The availability of amenities may decrease as you ascend higher into the mountains. So, it's important to prepare for simpler facilities and shared bathrooms at higher altitudes.

Is it possible to do the Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass independently?

Yes, it is possible to do the Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass independently. However, it requires careful planning, prior trekking experience, and good physical fitness. You'll need to arrange your own permits, accommodations, and transportation. It's also essential to be knowledgeable about altitude sickness, weather conditions, and emergency procedures. We recommend to hire a local guide or joining a reputable trekking agency is recommended, especially for inexperienced trekkers.

Highlights

  • Explore Kathmandu City .
  • Buddhist Monastery, Chorten and Mani walls.
  • Snow capped peaks.
  • Namche bazar.
  • Ancient and isolated villages.
  • Culture and lifestyle of Sherpa people.
  • View from Renjo la pass can see panoramic view of Himalayan view, Gokyo valley, lakes and Rolwaling range.
  • Renjo La pass.
  • Gokyo lakes.
  • Cho La pass.
  • Flora and Fauna in Sagarmatha National Park.

Day to Day Itinerary

Meet by our Himalayan Asia Treks representative in the airport and transfer to the hotel. Our representative assists to check in the hotel process and give a short brief about the program. You can take rest and fresh. You can walk in the evening in colorful Thamel (tourist hub of Kathmandu).
Overnight in Kathmandu.  

  • Accommodation: Three Star Hotel
  • Location: Kathmandu

After taking breakfast, transfer to the airport for taking flight towards Lukla (2860m). Upon arrival on the airport your guide gives you brief and introduce other staff. We start our trek descending towards Dudhkoshi River, from where we can join main trail to Namche Bazar. The walking is easy and after passing a village of Ghat, after short walking we reach Phakding.
Overnight in Phakding.  

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge/Tea House
  • Location: Phakding
  • Altitude: 2610m

After taking breakfast, we trek towards Namche Bazar. We cross Dudh Koshi river, majestic river many time exciting suspension bridges laden with prayer flags. On the way, we can see Kusum Kangru(6369m) and Thamsherku(6623m). The trek continues upstream on generally flat terrain, crossing back to the right bank and continue of the Bhote Koshi and Dudh Koshi river. From here , we steep ascent to the Namche Bazar. This Bazar is called of gateway of Mt. Everest.
Overnight in Namche Bazar.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge/Tea House
  • Location: Namche Bazar
  • Altitude: 3440m

After taking breakfast, Trekking start up 3 to 4 hour climb up from the Namche, and at 3,500 meters, traditionally the village was a trading post, with locals bartering yak cheese and butter for agricultural goods grown at lower altitudes. The village also boasts three small museums, a stupa, monastery, several cafes (locally known as bakeries) and many well stocked stores. Overnight in Namche Bazar.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge/Tea House
  • Location: Namche Bazar
  • Altitude: 3440m

After taking breakfast, we move towards Thame. We pass beautiful view on the way.We go slightly down towards Thame. Thame is the last point Khumbu valley and can see old civilization. We can see large praying flags, chorten, carved Mani stones. Explore local monastery in Thame village. Overnight in Thame.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge/Tea House
  • Location: Thame
  • Altitude: 3820m

After taking breakfast, we move towards Lungdang. Today , we can see walled Sherpa village, more species flora and fauna along with unique Sherpa culture. This is the way old trading route from Namche to Tibet boarder.
Overnight in Lungdang.


  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge/Tea House
  • Location: Lungdang
  • Altitude: 4500m

Today, we start our journey at early morning. To pass this Renjo la pass , it will take roughly 4 hrs. From there we can see stunning view of Everest range , Tengboche monastery, Chola glaciers and many more. We cross Yak Kharka and some lakes. For downwards, it will take roughly 3 hours. We walk towards Sherpa village name Gokyo village.
Overnight in Gokyo village. 

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge/Tea House
  • Location: Gokyo village
  • Altitude: 4750m

We start our trek early morning to pass another important pass of our trekking routes name Cho La Pass. In the pass, we can find the prayers flag and cairns. After crossing the pass, we walk towards Thangnak. the trail brings us towards one of the longest glaciers in Nepal name Ngozumpa glacier. After passing glacier, we walk Gokyo lakes. On the way, we found many lakes and reach at Gokyo village.
Overnight in Gokyo.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge/Tea House
  • Location: Gokyo
  • Altitude: 5368m.

At early morning, we walk towards Gokyo Ri. On the way, we can find enjoy different lake and peaks. From lake, we can see astonishing view of Cho-Oyo, Gyachung Kang, Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse and Makalu Himalayas. We back to Gokyo village and rest in there.
Overnight in Gokyo Village. 

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge/Tea House
  • Location: Gokyo
  • Altitude: 5358m

We start our trek early morning. Today also we have to walk ups and downs. For reaching Renjo La Pass , it will take 2.5 hrs with panoramic view of himalayan view, Gokyo valley, lakes and Rolwaling range. We can see Mt. Everest from the pass. We descend towards Marlung.
Overnight in Marlung. 

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge/Tea House
  • Location: Marlung
  • Altitude: 4210m.

There can be a tendency now to rush, particularly as we are walking downhill, but there is still much to see. We descend to Pangboche and visit its historic old monastery, thought to be the oldest in the Khumbu. Continue on to our private permanent camp at Deboche for the night. Overnight in Namche Bazar. 

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge/Tea House
  • Location: Namche Bazar
  • Altitude: 3440m.

Breakfast in Namche Bazar, we trek down towards Lukla. Today is the last day of Everest Base Camp Trek Renjo La Pass so you can thanks to your team who help for success trip. 

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge/Tea House
  • Location: Lukla
  • Altitude: 2860m

According to your flight schedule , you will take flight towards Kathmandu. After reaching in Kathmandu, you can take rest and buy souvenir to your family and friends. At evening, we will take restaurant with cultural program with dinner. 
Overnight in Kathmandu. 

  • Meals: Breakfast and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Three Star Hotel.
  • Location: Kathmandu

According to your flight schedule , Himalayan Asia Treks representative pick up from your hotel and drop to international airport. You will keep your memories about  Everest Base Camp Trek Renjo La Pass. 

  • Meals: Breakfast.

What's Included

  • Accommodation on BB basis in Kathmandu in best three star hotel on twin/double sharing basis.
  • Ground transportation (Airport pick up and drop, sightseeing by private).
  • Entrance fees in entrance fees in Kathmandu sightseeing place.
  • Flight ticket of Kathmandu – Lukla- Kathmandu.
  • Three times meals at trekking route.
  • Accommodation in Tea house or lodge in trekking route.
  • Government licensed English speaking guide.
  • Porter (one porter for two person and carry 20 kg.
  • All necessary paper work like Permit and TIMS card (Trekkers information management system).
  • Travel and rescue arrangement.
  • Twenty four call assistance by our office representative.
  • Farewell dinner in typical Nepali restaurant.
  • Sleeping bag and duffel bag will provide by our company have to return after trek.
  • Government taxes and office service charge.
  • Meals in Kathmandu.
  • Any type of insurance.
  • Visa.
  • Any type of international flight fare.
  • Personal nature expenses like bar bills, water, tea coffee, shower, laundry, wi fi in trekking route.
  • Tips.
  • Any extra cost which is not mentioned in Cost includes column.
  • Extra day for natural calamities like flood, landslide, flight cancellation.

Useful Information

The Everest Gokyo Trek with Renjo La Pass is a popular and challenging trekking route in the Everest region of Nepal. It offers stunning views of the Himalayan peaks, pristine lakes, and a unique cultural experience.

Here is some useful information to help you plan your trek:

  • Permits and Regulations:

You'll need two permits for this trek: the Sagarmatha National Park Entry Permit and the Khumbu Rural Municipality Permit. These can be obtained in Kathmandu or Lukla.

  • Trekking Season:

The best time for this trek is during the pre-monsoon (spring) and post-monsoon (autumn) seasons, which are roughly March to May and September to November. These months offer stable weather and clear views.

  • Fitness and Altitude Acclimatization:

This trek involves high altitudes, including Renjo La Pass at around 5,360 meters (17,585 feet). Prior trekking experience and good physical fitness are recommended. Acclimatization days are essential to prevent altitude sickness.

  • Itinerary:

The trek usually takes around 15-17 days, depending on your pace and the side trips you want to take. Popular stops include Lukla, Namche Bazaar, Gokyo Lakes, Renjo La Pass, Thame, and Tengboche.

  • Accommodation and Facilities:

Teahouses and lodges are available along the trail, offering basic accommodation and meals. The quality of facilities can vary, so be prepared for rustic conditions. If you are searching luxurious accommodation in Everest Gokyo Trek via Renjo La pass then contact us for upgrade your accommodation.

  • Packing Essentials:

Pack warm clothing, a good sleeping bag, sturdy hiking boots, trekking poles, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, and a first aid kit. Also, pack some high-energy snacks and water purification tablets.

  • Altitude Sickness:

Be aware of the symptoms of altitude sickness (headache, nausea, dizziness, etc.) and follow proper acclimatization guidelines. If symptoms worsen, descend to lower altitudes.

  • Guide and Porters:

Hiring a local guide and/or porters can enhance your trekking experience, as they have local knowledge and can assist with logistics through local trekking company in Nepal- Himalayan Asia Treks.

  • Communication and Connectivity:

Cellular network coverage is available in some parts of the trail, but it may be unreliable at higher altitudes. Consider carrying a satellite phone or a personal locator beacon for emergencies.

  • Responsible Trekking:

Respect local culture, traditions, and the environment. Carry out all non-biodegradable waste, and avoid using single-use plastics.

  • Travel Insurance:

Comprehensive travel insurance that covers high-altitude trekking, medical emergencies, and evacuation is essential.