Everest High Pass Trek
Everest 3 High passes trek is one of Challenging and Strenuous trek in Everest region of Nepal. You are doing the best adventure passes during trek Renjo La pass (5338m), Chola-La pass (5368m), Khangma-La Pass (5535m) and other highlight such as Gokyo Ri, Fifth Lake, Kalapather and Everest Base Camp. The trekking is strenuous type. You should have physically fitness and experience of doing some trekking.
The three high passes trek Starts at the Lukla (2828m/9278 feet) and follows the Dudh Koshi valley which climbs up to the Sherpa capital of Namche, a bustling bazaar that’s a junction for trekkers, the local Sherpa and expedition’s route to the mighty Mt. Everest. All along this part of the trail, its friendly Sherpa people, picturesque villages great variety of culture and traditions, colorful festivals and monasteries. The flora and fauna are other ornaments of the Sagarmatha National Park. The three pass trekking is continuously rewarded with dramatic Himalayan scenes, including four of the world's eight highest peaks; Cho Oyu (8,201m), Makalu (8,463m), Lhotse (8,516 m) and Everest (8,848m) and other mountains. This is a kind of circuit trek. We ascend all the way to Lungden for Renjo La pass (5338m). Renjo la pass provides a lifetime memory of panoramic views of the Everest and others Himalayan range. The Renjo-La Pass route is off the usual beaten track. At the Pass, a great view of the Gokyo lakes on one side, the Rermo Pokhari lakes on the other side, and a numerous of snowy peaks are in the background, which provide as incredible atmosphere. An excursion to the fourth and fifth lakes would be an extra attraction in Gokyo Valley from where the views are great. The Ngozumpa Glacier is the largest in the Nepal Himalayas. The Gokyo Ri (5330m/17487 feet) is considered as the best view point in the entire Everest Region. After exploring this imaging place, we cross over Chola-La pass (5368m) to go to Everest Base Camp. We also have a chance to visit Kalapather (5550m, close view of Everest) and Everest base camp (5364m, Khumbu icefall). Khangma- La pass (5535m) is highest passes in these three passes. The views are excellent from top of Kongma La Pass. After nice view from the Kongma-La top, the trail descends down via Dingboche and Tengboche. We then trek down by making our way back down to Lukla.
The Everest Three High Passes Trek can be done by clock wise or anti-clockwise. We can organize it as your desire and requirement clock wise or anti-clockwise.
Day 01: Arrive at Trivuwan International airport in Kathmandu, transfer to the Hotel and free activities in the evening.
Day 02: Kathmandu valley sightseeing by professional tour guide. Swoyambhunath(monkey) temple, Kathmandu durbar square, Pashupatinath temple, Bouddhanath stupa. O/N at Hotel.
Day 03: Kathmandu to Lukla and then Phakding (2610m, 3hours walking) and then overnight at Lodge.
Day 04: Trek from Phakding to Namche (3440, 5hours walking) and then overnight at Lodge.
Everest 3 pass trek.
Day 05: Rest day (Hike to Khumung village,Everest View Hotel which is best of Mt.Everest) 4 hours round trip and then overnight at same place.
Day 06:Trek from Namche to Thame (3800m, 4 hours walking) overnight at lodge, we explore to Thame Monastery in the afternoon. This village is well known by all Everest climbers, overnight at Lodge.
Day 07:Trek from Thame to Lungdeng (4380m) 5/6 hours walking) and then stay overnight at Lodge.
Day 08:Trek from Lungdeng to Gokyo (4790 m.) via Renjo La Pass (5338m, 6 hours walking) and then overnight at Gokyo.
Day 09:Visiting 5th Lake Explore fifth lake (4/5 hours walking) for view of Mt.Everest and close view of Cho oyu back to Gokyo and then overnight at Lodge.
Day 10: Visit to Gokyo Peak (5360 mtr.) in the morning (4 ½ hours walking) for sun rise view and all mountain views, from here we able to see 4 highest Mountain which more than eight thousand meters high, and trek to Dragnag (4700m, 3/4 hours walking) overnight at Lodge.
Day 11: Trek from Dragnag to Zhonglha (4830m, 6/7 hours walking) via Chola Pass (5368m) and overnight at Lodge.
Day 12: Trek from Zhonglha to Lobuche (4910m, 3/4 hours walking) and then overnight at Lodge.
Day 13: Trek from Lobuche to Ghorakshep (5140m,3/4 hours walking), same day visit to Everest Base Camp (5364m,5 hours walking) and back to Gorakshep, over night at Lodge.
Day 14: Visiting Kalapattar (5550m, 3/4 hours walking) Early in the morning for the best Everest view) trek back to Ghorakshep and the trek down to Lobuche (4910m,2 hours walking) and then Overnight at Lodge.renjo la pass
Day 15:Trek from Lobuche to Dhingboche (4410m, 7/8 hours walking) viaCross to Kongma-La Pass (5535m) and then overnight at Lodge.
Day 16: Trek from Dingboche to Tengboche (3860m, 4/5 hours walking) rest of the explore Tengboche Monastery and then overnight at Lodge.
Day 17: Trek from Tengboche to Jorsalle (2740m, 5/6 hours walking) and then overnight at Lodge.
Day 18:Trek from Jorsalle to Lukla (2853m, 5/6 hours walking) and then overnight at Lodge.
Day 19: Fly back to Kathmandu early in the morning (30 minutes) overnight at selected Hotel.
Day 20: Departure Transfer to Airport for onward destination.
- All airport and hotel transfers
- Hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
- Welcome and farewell dinners
- All accommodation and meals during the trek
- A full day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley including tour guide and entrance fees
- Domestic flights (Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu) and airport departure taxes
- An experienced English-speaking trek leader (trekking guide), assistant trek leader (4 trekkers: 1 assistant guide) and Sherpa porters to carry luggage
- Including staff salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging
- Down jacket, four seasonal sleeping bag, duffel bag and trekking map (down jacket and sleeping bag are to be returned after trip completion)
- All necessary paper work and permits (National park permit, TIMS )
- Medical kit
- All government and local taxes
- Nepal entry Visa fee
- International airfare to and from Kathmandu
- Excess baggage charges
- Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain(due to any reason) than the listed itinerary
- Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from mountain than the listed itinerary)
- Travel and rescue insurance
- Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc)
- Tips for guides and porters