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Kala Pattar

| Thamel, 44600, Nepal
+977 1-4700029
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Don't try if not prepared and feeling well before that!

This peak looks close by and easy. We started climbing at 5.15 in the morning, took me until 7 to... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Sofia, Bulgaria
At The Top of Kala Pattar in 1985

My cousin and I reached the summit of Kala Pattar back in 1985 on a crisp October morning to be... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2017
mikemednick .
San Clemente, California
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8 Apr 2017
“Don't try if not prepared and feeling well before that!”
21 Mar 2017
“At The Top of Kala Pattar in 1985”
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| Thamel, 44600, Nepal
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

This peak looks close by and easy. We started climbing at 5.15 in the morning, took me until 7 to go up, a really, really heavy ordeal!!! Well, then the feeling is exhilarating, beautiful, happy, shiny, but to get to it, I was struggling to...More

Thank Stan040
Reviewed 21 March 2017

My cousin and I reached the summit of Kala Pattar back in 1985 on a crisp October morning to be treated to the clearest skies imaginable and the picture perfect view of Everest. However, after staying on the summit for a couple hours, it started...More

1  Thank mikemednick .
Reviewed 25 February 2017

A must for those who make it to Gorakshep, Kala Patthar offers a gritty and gripping climb with fantastic views. Not much need be said about such places....it's all about the experience. Those with breathing issues may want to skip this climb as oxygen begins...More

2  Thank Ace A
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Thank you guys for your great arrangement. your effort make me successful to done this hike where my dream come true. everything is excellence .

Thank suniad
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Climbing kala pattar for some reason is much harder than walking to base camp. You have to get up early in the morning so it is very very cold. I had to stop walking every 5 steps or so as I was unable to breath....More

Thank McAlice P
Reviewed 23 December 2016

This is a must visit place when you arrive in Gorekshep. It take about 3 hours to arrive at the top. Take you time to climb and ensure you have fully acclimatised prior to attempting this. I would recommend visiting this in the afternoon for...More

2  Thank sidwhite
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Beautiful places, Vast himalayan Cultures, Excelent organizetion by Himalayan Trails Trekking & very good guide

1  Thank Gopi S
Reviewed 16 November 2016

try to wake up as early as possible like 4 am maybe and it is just 2 hr hike from Gorakshep. You can have amazing view of everest ,nuptse,pumori and many more. The experience is so surreal and looks like everything looks like a portrait...More

Thank Ajusha R
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Kalapathar is 5555m height, it is highest place of Everest Base camp trekking.The views wae incredible from the top of Kalapathar. We started 4:00 Am without breakfast, for Sunrise and willing to have great weather, fortunately is was best view ever... I any one thinking...More

3  Thank Mark1486
Reviewed 25 June 2016

once in a life time trip, the everest base camp trekking. two to three week trekking from Lukla to Everest Base Camp. it is a very tough climbing.

1  Thank Noraphon
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Arif Z
Hi! Its great to hear about Mount Everest. May I know how many days do I need to make this trip?
30 December 2014|
Response from RamBasnet | Property representative |
It takes 11 night 12 days for whole trek.