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Everest Marathon

Everest Marathon

Everest Marathon Overview

Introducing the world’s highest marathon! Our NEW Two High Passes & Everest Marathon trip is the ultimate adventure, combining the trek and race of a lifetime.

Highlights of the Everest Marathon

  • Achieve the ambition of a lifetime by running the world’s highest marathon
  • Cross two high passes of over 5,000 metres: the Renjo La and the Cho La
  • Camp at Everest Base Camp where the race starts at 5,300m/17,388ft
  • Walk up to Kala Pattar at 5,545m/18,193ft for breathtaking views of Mount Everest
  • Stay at a four star hotel in Kathmandu with time to relax or take in the sights of the city


    This is the ultimate adventure holiday for the avid runner combining both the trek and the mountain racing challenge of a lifetime. Trek over two of Nepal’s most spectacular passes to reach the foot of Mount Everest, and then run the world’s highest marathon in the shadow of the world’s highest mountain.


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