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Kongde Trek

 

Kongde Trek

Trek Grade: C (Challenging)
Trek Duration: 10 Days
Hotel in KTM: 4 Nights
Season: Sept. to Nov. and Feb. to May

The Khumbu Vallley lies in the Everest Region in the north eastern part of Nepal near the Nepal-Tibet border about 90 km from Kathmandu. This region was declared the Sagarmatha National Park by the government in 1976 and as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1979. This area is the home of spectacular mountain scenery and the renowned Sherpa people. This trip is known for its unique natural and cultural landscape. This valley is triangular in shape and is enclosed by mountain peaks of above 6000m and characterized by rugged landscape of mountains, glacial ridges, hanging valleys, U-shaped valley and fluvial terraces. The scenic beauty of the Himalayas, live glaciers, glacial lakes, traditional Sherpa customs and wonderful flora and fauna are the major attraction of this region for anyone visiting this area. The most notable snow peaks of this regions are Mt. Everest (8,848m), Lhotse (8,501m), Nuptse (7,896m), Lhotse Shar (8,383m), Cho Oyu (8,189m), Ama Dablam (6,856m), Pumori (7,145m), Gyachung Khang (7,952m.), (Kala Patar (6,685m), Island Peak (6,185m), Thamserku (6,808m), Kang Tega (6,685m), Makalu (8,463m) and Mera peak (6,461m) and Kongde (6,011m.). We take a flight to Lukla to start the trek to Namche. We then go to the western part to Thame from where we turn into Kongde base camp (4,200m) in the east. We spend 2 days there to explore the Kongde Lake and Kongde Ri to view the great majestic panorama of the entire Khumbu valley and Makalu region which you can glance from your window. We are the first to start the trek in this splendid region of Kongde by providing comfortable and logistical facilities.

The luxurious Kongde Resort in Kongde makes your stay romantic and a once in a lifetime sojourn. Kongde is considered a paradise for all nature explorers. One can get lost in the idyllic beauty of the magnificent Himalayas and the Sherpa settlement of Khumbu Valley.

Itinerary

Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu. Transfer to hotel.
Day 02 Sightseeing in Kathmandu.
Day 03 Flight to Lukla, trek starts.
Day 04-11 Trekking.
Day 12 Arrive in Kathmandu, transfer to your hotel.
Day 13 Freeday or shopping in Kathmandu.
Day 14 Transfer to airport.

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