Amphu Labtsa pass is a famous pass in the Khumbu region and considered as one of the most challenging trekking in this region. This adventurous trekking with various challenges on the trail requires some technique and experiences in trekking to complete the whole trail as climbing is also required sometimes. Furthermore, some technical equipment for climbing is needed for climbing Chukkung valley and basically considered as one of the difficult trekking destinations. Amphu Labtsa pass is the summit of high Himalaya but also the site for the famous historical exploration of the monasteries temples and lakes with their own significances. This trekking trail leads to the area of barren, uninhabited, snow-covered mountain passes and glaciers providing the features of the classic journey which is not frequently traveled way. However, you with be amazed by the magnificent view of the white Himalayas and scenery of lakes Hongu lakes and Panch Pokhari lakes.
Amphu Labtsa pass trek includes one of the famous Mera Peak climbing on the way towards this pass and proceed through Seto Pokhari and Chukkung. Physical fitness is the most to this trek. This trek starts from the most famous starting point, i.e. Lukla. Starting from Lukla, the trail passes through Chutanga (2,835 meters), Chhatra La (4,155 meters), Kothe (3,555 meters), Thagnag (4,175 meters), Khare (Mera Base Camp 4,690 meters), High Camp (5,800 meters) and Mera Peak (6,654 meters). The first attempt may not be sufficient to reach the summit of Mera Peak. The trail further passes through Honku Valley, Panch Pokhari and finally to Amphu Lapcha pass, the main destination. After crossing this pass, you will be trekking to Chhukung, Tengboche, Namche Bazaar and finally to Lukla, completing the journey. One of the unique parts of this trek is you will gain peak climbing and mountaineering experience during this trek. The magnificent views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Amadablam, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Baruntse, Mt. Thamaserku, Mt. Kusum Khangaru and many more peaks are really impressive during this trek. However, explorations of different villages are much exciting and enjoyable with happening to experience something new in life.
Moreover, trekking in Amphu Labtsa pass is the most adventurous and thrilling trek in the Khumbu region of Nepal providing the most unique experiences that would very rarely be in other trekking destinations.