Kala Patthar (5.545 m)

Kala Patthar Start: Gorak Shep (5,171 m), Goal: Kala Patthar (5,545 m)Distance: 10 km, Duration: 5 hoursFrom Gorak Shep, one can climb the 5,545 meter high Kala Patthar or "Black Stone". Kala Patthar is not officially…

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Gokyo Peak (5.360 m)

Gokyo Peak - Day 1 Start: Namche Bazaar (3,440 m), Goal: Dhole (4,100 m)Distance: 10 km, Duration: 7 hoursThe trail leading from Namche Bazaar to Gokyo is just two meters wide and embedded in a mountainside…

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Island Peak (6.173 m)

Island Peak - Day 1 Start: Dingboche (4,260 m), Goal: Chukung (4,730 m)Distance: 4 km, Duration: 3 hoursDingboche offers the last warm shower before the great adventure to Island Peak begins. Tibetan merchants often come to…

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Mt. Everest Base Camp

Day 1 - A Precarious Landing Start: Lukla (2,807 m), Goal: Phakding (2,633 m), Distance: 7 km, Duration: 4 hoursJust a small propeller plane and a 40 minute flight take you from Kathmandu to Lukla (2,840 m)…

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