Everest High Passes

...we shouldn't finish without mentioning admiration for the endlessly busy Mr Lama. He like all World Expeditions staff we met, was very charming and knowledgable, this characteristic seems to be a requirement for employment with the company

anon. | Kentucky, USA
 
 

GHT - Nepal - The Full Traverse

This is your opportunity to walk the full length of Nepal's Great Himalaya trail in one continuous trek. The 152 day trek commences in the far east in the Kanchenjunga region where the world's third highest peak stretches skyward, and traverses the country to the high plateaus on the Tibetan borderlands in the far west. Along this 1700km trail you'll encounter some of the wildest and most remote mountain environments imaginable. You'll see all of Nepal's 8000 metre peaks, cross tens of passes ranging from moderate to extreme and witness villages where the culture has remained intact for centuries. It's a trek that should only be considered by those with extensive trekking and mountaineering experience, a high level of fitness and a flexible approach as there will be the need to adapt to a range of situations throughout the trek. We are sure the rigours of this full length GHT trek will be countered with immense satisfaction and a truly unforgettable lifelong memory.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Join Kathmandu
DAY 2 In Kathmandu
DAY 3 Fly Kathmandu to Bhadrapur, drive Ilam
DAY 4 Drive Taplejung
DAYS 5/23 Commence Kanchenjunga stage
DAYS 24/35 Sanku link
DAYS 36/50 Join Makalu & Everest Traverse via Sherpani & West Col, & Amphu Labsta to Gokyo
DAYS 51/67 Join Rolwaling Traverse via Tashi Labsta
DAYS 68/69 Return to Kathmandu, rest
DAYS 70/75 Langtang link to Panch Pokhari
DAYS 76/91 Join Langtang via Tilman Pass & Ganesh Himal link to Jagat
DAYS 92/106 Join Manaslu & Annapurna via Larkye and Thorong La stage to Muktinath
DAYS 107/121 Join Upper Dolpo Traverse via Phoksumdo Lake to Ringmo
DAYS 122/132 Far-West link to Rara Lake
DAYS 133/150 Join Rara Lake & Yari Valley stage to Nepal border at Hilsa & return Simikot
DAY 151 Fly Nepalgunj to Kathmandu
DAY 152 In Kathmandu, trip concludes

traveller reviews

What great MEMORIES!!! There would not be a day go by without a connecting thought of this great and amazing trek in Nepal. These wonderful thoughts and feelings of happiness will be with me for the rest of my life. The Challenges...The Heartache...The Friendship...and the Absolute Wonderful Times.

To anyone and everyone if you want part of your life to be so happy and rewarding then this trek, THE GREAT HIMALAYA TRAIL, is for you. The trek offers you everything you want pus more. A thousand words cannot describe how absolutely amazing the GHT was and always will be. I am often asked if I would do the GHT again. The answer is always YES, YES, YES!!

Ray Mustey, GHT Trekker Full Traverse 2014 Brisbane, QLD

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Trip Code: GHT
Trip Grading: Intermediate Mtn Expedition
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Duration:  152 days
Activities:  Trekking
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Next Trip:  01 March 2015
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price: £17,990.00 GBP

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Your trip price includes:
Meals valued at: $6615 USD
Internal flights valued at: $519 USD
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