8 Basundhara, 75001 Kathmandu, Nepal

Sherpanicol Pass

Sherpanicol Pass


The trek to Sherpanicol Pass is considered to be the most difficult trek in the Himalayas that is opened for trekking. To ascend the Sherpanicol Pass, one must have adequate knowledge of climbing and prior experience of ascending other mountains. The trekking trials into the glaciers and climbing three difficult high passes all over 6000 meters. The trek starts in the Arun valley area in eastern Nepal and heads the base camp of Mt.  Makalu (8463m).  From the Makalu Basecamp, the trek heads westwards via the Mount Barunche Base and climbs to the high passes of  East Col (6100+m) West Col (6100+m) and Amphulabcha Pass (5845m) to arrive the Mount Everest Region.  As the trek reaches completely alpine zone, several nights are spent in the glaciers and snow camping. The trek ends at Lukla where most of the Everest trek starts and finishes.

Sherpanicol Trekking trail will provide a stunning view of the mountains like Kanchenjunga, Makalu I, Makalu II, Jannu, Baruntse, Lhotse, Everest, Ama Dablam, Pumori & Thamserku from Base Camp of the Baruntse. There will be possibly -05 to -10° C temperature so that we should have well equipped with all the required gears and an experienced team of experts.

Things To Know

  • Prior experience of climbing is a must for the trek.
  • A pre-health checkup is necessary.
  • Drinking lots of water will be fruitful as the risk of altitude sickness will go down.
  • Hotel/Airport Pick up & Drop by our private vehicle.
  • Guided city sight-seeing tour inside Kathmandu Valley a private vehicle.
  • All the meals including Breakfasts, Lunches, and Dinners during the Trek and Camping
  • Local Experienced and Global Rising Travels and Tours approved English Speaking Guide.
  • Local Staffs and Potters to carry your luggage and gears during the trek.
  • Permits for the Area
  • Surface transfer From/To Kathmandu.
  • All the government taxes, VAT, Tourist Charges etc.
  • Official expenses.
  • Lunch/Dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Travel Insurance that covers emergency Rescue and Evacuation.
  • International Airfare and Airport Departure Tax.
  • Nepal entry visa.
  • Any kinds of beverages.
  • Hot Shower/WiFi and Battery Charging during the trek
  • Personal Trekking/Climbing Equipment.
  • Tips for Trekking staffs and Driver.
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned in ‘Inclusion’ section.