Kala Patthar is one of the best ways for ordinary hikers to reach extraordinary heights in the heart of the Nepal Himalayas. Kala Patthar means “Black Rock’ ,the trek to the base of the mountain. Kala Patthar has an elevation of 5,644.5 meters and is a small trekking peak famous for its incredible summit views of Mount Everest.
Although its popularity derives mainly from its stunning view, Kala Patthar is also one of the highest points in the Himalaya that can be reached without any technical climbing skills which adds to its popularity.As well as, There is basically one route to Kala Pataar from the airfield in Lukla up the same trail to near the Mt Everest base camp. Spectacular views of Everest and many other beautiful Himalayan Mountains along this route.
On the other hand, Mount Everest webcam is on the summit of Kala Pataar. The views from almost anywhere on Kala Pattar of Everest, Lhotse and Nuptse are spectacular.Kala Pattar is also popular because it is one of the highest point that can easily be reached without any mountaineering experience or equipment.
Best Time To GO-
The best time to climb Kala Patthar, and to trek in Nepal in general, is during the fall between September and December. Spring is also a popular time to trek, but the sky will be more hazy, so most people wait until after the summer monsoon season to enjoy crystal-clear Himalayan views.