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Renjo-La-Pass Trek

14 Days

The Renjo-La-Pass trek, located north of Namche Bazaar in the Everest region of Nepal, is a journey through the peaks of the Himalayas. This trek offers adventurers the chance to explore remote valleys. It also allows trekkers to visit ancient Sherpa villages while crossing over the breathtaking Renjo-La Pass.

In terms of difficulty, the Renjo-La Pass trekking is considered challenging. The trail includes steep roads, and high altitudes, making it suitable for experienced trekkers with good physical fitness. However, with proper preparation, adventurers of all ages can tackle this trek and enjoy the view.

The trek offers views of some of the world’s highest mountains, including Mount Everest, Lhotse, and Cho Oyu. Crossing over the Renjo-La Pass, at an altitude of over 5,300 meters, provides a sense of achievement and views that are sure to leave a lasting impression.

Moreover, the Renjo-La-Pass trek allows visitors to learn rich culture and traditions of the Sherpa people. Along the way, trekkers can visit traditional villages, monasteries, and Buddhist stupas, gaining insights into the unique way of life in the Himalayas.

The Renjo-La Pass trekking offers an unforgettable adventure for tourists seeking a challenging yet rewarding trekking experience in the Himalayas. With its cultural encounters and opportunities for personal growth, this trek is an adventure to explore the Nepal’s Everest region.

  • English/Nepali
  • Arranged by guides
  • Renjo La Pass
  • Small to medium
  • Experienced local guides
  • Provided on trek

Overview

While the Renjo-La Pass trekking is challenging, the rewards are even greater. As trekkers climb to higher elevations, they are greeted with ever-changing landscapes, valleys with rhododendron forests to mountain passes with lakes. Each step brings a new perspective, a new view, and a sense of wonder of nature.

Itinerary

Arrive in Kathmandu, the starting point of your trek.

Explore the cultural heritage of Kathmandu Valley with a guided tour.

Take a flight to Lukla and trek to Phakding.

Trek through the scenic trail to reach Namche Bazaar.

Hike to Everest View hotel and down to Khumjung and Khunde village for visiting Monasteries

Trek to Thame village through picturesque landscapes.

Acclimate to the altitude with a hike to Sundar Peak.

Continue trekking to Lumde village.

Cross Renjo-La Pass and reach Gokyo village.

Hike to Gokyo-Ri for panoramic views and trek to Dhole.

Descend to Namche Bazaar.

Trek back to Lukla, concluding your trekking journey.

Take a scenic flight back to Kathmandu.

Farewell Dinner at evening with local food.

Depart from Kathmandu, concluding your adventure in Nepal.

Includes/Excludes

Includes

  • International airport pickup and drop-off service
  • 2 nights hotel in Kathmandu
  • Experienced local guide and porter familiar with the route.
  • Accommodation in tea houses or lodges along the trek.
  • All necessary permits and entry fees.
  • Meals during the trek (breakfast, lunch, and dinner).
  • Basic first aid kit and emergency evacuation arrangements.
  • Round-trip transportation from Kathmandu to the trek starting point.
  • Farewell dinner in Kathmandu before your departure

Excludes

  • Personal horse riding and equipment (e.g., helmets, riding boots).
  • Helicopter charge in case of emergency.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Extra snacks and beverages beyond regular meals.
  • Tips for guides, porter, horse handlers, and lodge staff.
  • Additional accommodation and meals outside the trek itinerary.
  • Expenses incurred due to unforeseen circumstances like weather or trail conditions.
  • Any optional activities not specified in the itinerary.

FAQs

How long does the Horse Riding Trek to Renjo La Pass take?

The duration of the trek typically ranges from 12 to 16 days, depending on the chosen itinerary and the pace of the riders. This allows for a comfortable and enjoyable journey to Renjo La Pass and back.

What is the level of difficulty of the Horse Riding Trek to Renjo La Pass?

The trek is considered moderately challenging, suitable for riders with some previous horse riding experience. The terrain includes steep ascents and descents, rocky paths, and high altitudes, requiring a reasonable level of fitness and riding skills.

What are the highlights of the Horse Riding Trek to Renjo La Pass?

Highlights of the trek include riding through picturesque Sherpa villages, experiencing the local culture and traditions, admiring the stunning mountain scenery, and crossing the Renjo La Pass at an elevation of over 5,300 meters (17,388 feet).

What is the best time of year to undertake the Horse Riding Trek to Renjo La Pass?

The best times for the trek are during the spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) seasons when the weather is mild, and the skies are clear, offering optimal conditions for riding and sightseeing.

Are there opportunities for cultural interactions during the trek?

Yes, riders will have the opportunity to interact with local Sherpa communities, visit monasteries and cultural sites, and learn about the unique traditions and way of life in the Everest region.

Are there any age restrictions for participating in the trek?

While there are no strict age restrictions, participants should be in good health and reasonably fit to undertake the trek. Riders under the age of 18 may need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Is there mobile phone reception and internet access available during the trek?

Mobile phone reception and internet access may be limited or unavailable in remote areas along the trek route. Riders should be prepared to disconnect from electronic devices and embrace the natural surroundings.

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  • Small to medium
  • Experienced local guides
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