Kalapatthar Trek

  • Duration: 18 Days
  • Max. Altitude: Kalapatthar [5,545m/18,192ft]
  • Group Size: Minimum 2 – Maximum 12 People
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Transportation: Domestic Flights and Tourist Buses
  • Meals: Breakfast in Kathmandu and All Meals During the Trek
  • Accommodation: 4 Star Hotel in Kathmandu and Camp / Teahouses During the Trek

Kalapatthar is a hot spot for trekkers and mountaineers in the Everest Himalayan Region of Nepal. The term stands for Black Rock in Nepal and the place is known to possess a very high value in context of tourism purposes. Access to the landmark is quite popular since the spot provides the best of Mount Everest in the entire region. The structure of the peak makes it impractical to view the summit from its Base Camp. Kalapatthar has the blessings that makes it the ultimate site to enjoy the views of the highest mountain peak in the world. Apart from the Everest, it also provides surreal views of other Himalayans such as Nuptse [7,861m/25,791ft], Changtse [7,543m/24,747ft], Lhotse [8,516m/27,940ft] and Pumori [7,161m/23,494ft].
Scaling of Kalapatthar starts from a short flight from Kathmandu to Lukla from where the trekking phase is initialized. As soon the place is left, visitors start to get overwhelmed as they find themselves in surreal places mounted with clear views of the blue sky tailed with views of shining snowy mountains. Besides, experiences get even more fascinating as you involve in lifestyles of the friendly local inhabitants and gain insights on the primitive cultures and traditions. Finally, at the end of the journey, elevation reaches up to 5,643 metres at the summit of Kalapatthar offering 360 degrees panoramic views of the natural world around. Beyond Kalapatthar, exits even more hypnotic places including the regions of Everest.
If you wish to extend the trip and add even more remarkable places as such, there are other packages too that fulfils these features. Everest Chola Pass Trek, Everest Gokyo Chola Pass Trek, Lobuche Peak Climbing, Everest Luxury Lodge Trek, Everest Base Camp Trek are some of the ones among which you can simply choose from. Kalapatthar is completely decorated with prayer flags that look wonderful and charming when involved. Apart from these, the place also contains the highest webcam on Earth. The device has been kept and maintained in order to
record environmental conditions, to track its changes and interpret the effects of global warming. When blessed by nature, it becomes important for a country to preserve everything eternally.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like