Everest Salpa (22 Days)


Experience the full variety that the Everest region has to offer – tropical valleys, thundering rivers, bustling markets, glacial valleys and snow clad peaks. This trek begins with a mountain flight, always exciting, to Tumlingtar before heading into the beautiful and remote Arun Valley in the eastern Everest region – an area astoundingly rich in flora and fauna, with numerous species of birds and animals found no where else in the country.

Grade 4
Max. Alt. 5545m

 

ITINERARY :
Day  Activities Altitude
Time
1 Arrive Kathmandu
1300m
2 Kathmandu
3 Fly Tumlingtar
Chewabesi
400m
4 hrs
4 Dangmaya
800m
6 hrs
5 Dobhane
1800m
6 hrs
6 Salpa Phedi
3000m
5 hrs
7 Salpa Pass
3510m
Gudel
2400m
6 hrs
8 Surkie La (pass)
3100m
Gai Kharka
2450m
5½ hrs
9 Pankongma La (pass)
3200m
Kharte
2600m
6 hrs
10 Phakding
2600m
5 hrs
11 Namche Bazaar
3450m
5 hrs
12 Tangboche
3860m
5 hrs
13 Dingboche
4400m
3 hrs
14 Rest day (Chhukung Valley)
15 Lobuche
4900m
5 hrs
16 Kala Patthar
5545m
Lobuche
4900m
8 hrs
17 Pangboche
3950m
3 hrs
18 Namche Bazaar
3450m
5 hrs
19 Phakding
2600m
4 hrs
20 Lukla
2800m
4 hrs
21 Fly to Kathmandu
1300m
¾ hr
22 Depart