3 pass Everest Trekking

Trip Fact

  1. Duration21 Days
  2. Max. Altitude5500m

Difficulty:Moderate

The Everest 3-high passes trekking is one of the adventurous opportunity for incredible scenes of the mountains through rocky and sloppy hills. Except the astonishing passes you will visit Everest basecamp, Kalapathar and Gokyo ri in addition. You will explore the lakes, glaciers and many passes with a lot of climbing and descending, this round trip is very popular for those who want to have an adventure and safety trip. A dozen of mountains including Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Makalu, Baruntse,Mt. Amadablam, Mt. Pumori, Mt. Thamserku, Kangtega are clearly observable.
These passes are call Kongma La pass, Chola Pass and Renjo La pass along the snowy, rocky and sloppy hilly trails. We can do this trekking by both ways the camping or lodging trekking. This trek is strongly recommended by several adventure lovers for excess experiences of joy in close lap of hidden Himalaya.

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01:greeting you at the airport & transfer to Hotel.

Day 02:Sightseeing in Katmandu city with cultural tour guide. Hotel

Day 03:Flight to Lukla & trek begins, Camp at Phakding (2610m.) 3-4 hrs.

Day 04:Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m.) 5/6 hrs.

Day 05:Rest day or excursion day:

Day 06:Trek to Tyangboche (3810m.) 6-7 hrs.

Day 07: Trek to Dingboche(4410m.) 4-5 hrs.

Day 08:Rest day:

Day 09:Trek to Chhukung 4730m.

Day 10:Kongmala Pass (5535m.) Lobuche (4900m.) 8 hrs.

Day 11:Trek to Gorekshep (5140m.) 6 hrs.

Day 12:Trek to Dzongla (4830m.) 5 hrs.

Day 13: Chola Pass. (5420m.)

Day 14:Trek to Gokyo (4790m.) 3 hrs.

Day 15:Explore Gokyo Ri in the morning which may takes three hours to climb to the summit.

Day 16:Renjo Pass. (5470m.) Lungden (4368m.) 6-7 hrs.

Day 17:Trek to Thame (3820m.) 6 hrs.

Day 18:Trek to Namche (3440m.) 5 hrs.

Day 19:Trek to Lukla (2800m.)

Day 20:Fly back to Kathmandu.

Day 21:Departure to home

Cost Include

The cost is always provided on reasonable tariff according to the destination and designation.

  • airport pick up and greetings
  • Fair well dinner
  • 3 nights hotel in Kathmandu before departing to the trekking
  • sightseeing in the world heritage site with vehicle, entrance fees and excellent culture guide
  • trekking permit/ teams permit (all the necessary documents for the trekking)
  • 3 times meal, hot drinks including rooms on the trekking.
  • necessary transportation (vehicle or plane)
  • necessary porter, guide and their salary their trekking insurance
  • first aid materials
  • vehicle for departure (airport drop)

Cost Exclude

  • all kind of your personal & medical expenses.
  • your travel insurance, Nepal visa fee
  • your personal equipment for the trekking
  • all kind of beverage like mineral water, alcoholic/ non alcoholic bottle drinks, can drinks, hot water on tea house trekking.
  • international airfare
  • tips for your staff
  • additional day’s room charges in the city.
  • helicopter charter price in case of quick evacuation is needed.

Detail Itinerary

Day 01greeting you at the airport & transfer to Hotel.greeting you at the airport & transfer to Hotel.

Day 02Sightseeing in Katmandu city with cultural tour guide. HotelSightseeing in Katmandu city with cultural tour guide. Hotel

Day 03Flight to Lukla & trek begins, Camp at Phakding (2610m.) 3-4 hrs. Morning flight of 35minuts to Lukla then trek following a gentle climb up the mountainside on the left bank of the Dudh Koshi via Chaurikharka village, Thado koshi and Ghat to Phakding.

Day 04Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m.) 5/6 hrs. We commence our trek to Namche Bazaar through the bank of Dudh Koshi. Today we will cross so many suspension bridge over the Dudh Koshi River. A long zigzag trail leads us through banker, Monjo to Jorsalle the check post of Sagarmatha national park. Thamserku, Kusumgaru and Kwongde Mountain are viewable; a standing Khumbila peak just ahead is standing over the Namche bazzar. We follow a short walk along the riverbed of this V-shaped valley where the river forks Dudh Koshit to the right Bhote Koshi to the left. Now we begin steep ascending to Namche Bazar. We make a quick stoppage just over the shoulder of steep up after one and half hours of walking from where you will have an excellent view of Everest (8848m) and Lhotse (8516m.)Then it takes approximately 45 minutes to arrive Namche Bazzar.

Day 05Rest day or excursion day: It is consider an ideal day for altitude acclimatization in this place, after the breakfast just get higher around the museum, the Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Tawache, Nuptse, Amadablam, Thamserku, Kusumkangaru, Kwonge peak and Thame peak are awaiting to your warm greet. It would be the best morning ever in your travel time then follow the steep climb over to the world’s highest airstrip airport Syangboche. Turn to right across the Everest view hotel to Khumjung village for day excursion, visit the monastery which is steel preserving a yeti’s head then get back down to Namche by aside the Khumjung school or if you want to go to Khunde village you can continue climbing and take a direct way to Namche bazzar from Khunde.

Day 06Trek to Tyangboche (3810m.) 6-7 hrs. You have to walk through the same way just up to Museum then take a right flat easy trail. The mountain view are widely spreading all around make a small break in Chhumoa and follow path which is heading to the riverside Lowsasa and Fungitanga. From there it is steep climb through the pine, fir trees, junifer and rhododendron forest up to Tyangboche. Visit the holy monastery in evening and get back to the lodge for Dinner.

Day 07 Trek to Dingboche(4410m.) 4-5 hrs. Leaving Tyangboche at the backdrop, we descend through a rhododendron forest and inter to Deboche. Cross a suspension bridge at Imja Khola, Pangboche village and lunch in Sommare (a little hamlet). Then follow the classic trail for half an hour and inter Imjatse Valley beneath the mighty peaks of Ama Dablam, Island peak, Nuptse and Lhotse.

Day 08Rest day: This is a suitable place to have rest day for more ensure from altitude sickness. After the breakfast you can take a hike up to pokalde peak about (5000m) or Chhukung peak (5320m) and back Dingboche for overnight.

Day 09Trek to Chhukung 4730m. Dingboche to Chhukung is gradual way on the valley to Imjatse, enjoying the great views of Lhotshe, Amadablam, Island peak and Amalapchha. You arrive at the lunch and can explore the Chhukung ri for day excursion and benefit for next days long excursion over the Kongmala pass.

Day 10Kongmala Pass (5535m.) Lobuche (4900m.) 8 hrs. It is very essential to start early in the morning for the pass due to long and demanding pass, carry sufficient water and nutrition for the day because you won’t get any lodges until you arrive at Lobuche. Today is really a fantastic day however it is a long and strong walking along the snowy, rocky and sloppy high hills.

Day 11Trek to Gorekshep (5140m.) 6 hrs. It takes almost 3 hours to Gorakshep, it would be a demanding walk through the Gyatsungkhang glacier, a big moraine track and a gint Khumbu glacier is lying on right side. Pumori, Nuptse, Ngozumba are tower Mountain over your head. You arrive by lunch time to Gorakshep and make Everesst base camp tour if you are feeling well otherwise you can have a relaxing day.

Day 12Trek to Dzongla (4830m.) 5 hrs. Make 2 hours excursion to Kalapathhar before breakfast for panoramic views of mountain including Sun rise. You also will see clearly the Everest base camp, icefall, a long Khumbu glacier bed and numerous mountains. Get down to Gorakshep for breakfast and follow the same way back to Lobuche. 15 minutes after Lobuche a small path loom into the right valley and takes you to the Dzongla.

Day 13 Chola Pass. (5420m.) Trek to Thagnak (4700m.) 6 hrs. Today is also a very important day of our trekking for crossing the pass. You have to eat breakfast very early in the morning and follow a little track to the brown valley towards the mountain. Definitely, it goes from rocky climb, snow boulder to the pass then it is slippery down to the moraine and huge flat barren pasture field. Your muscle must be very tired so, drink some water and eat some bars then continue down to the narrow valley on fold of hill.

Day 14Trek to Gokyo (4790m.) 3 hrs. Passing the way along a large glacier Ngojumba is fantastic day. Walking in the glacier you feel like an ant is walking in sandy globe. The path is difficult to find in glacier because it is moving every year during rain fall season so you have to search stone man and have to follow aside to Gokyo.

Day 15Explore Gokyo Ri in the morning which may takes three hours to climb to the summit. From the summit you will see rewarding views of Mt. Cho–oyu, pumori, Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Makalu, Bhorunche, and many others mountains in a round. Get down to Gokyo and the day free or you can hike to the fifth lake for day tour

Day 16Renjo Pass. (5470m.) Lungden (4368m.) 6-7 hrs. The third pass is coming on your hand so repeat the same thing that what you have done for the past passes. Take the path aside the Gokyo lake towards deep mountains in forehead. The snaky trail leads you often climbing along the moraine, rocky hills after hills for 3 hours to the top. The previous views of numerous mountains are still towering all around for the final smiling with re invitation proposes. From the pass you have to descend for 4 hours towards the valley of route enclosed from Tibet by passing a wide yaks pastureland, lakes to the Lungden village. This side seems still typical Sherpa village because their way of life is still not so much changed like on the other side.

Day 17Trek to Thame (3820m.) 6 hrs. Walking in this gives a feeling like in Tibet, little thatched houses are scattering which are still using for settlement and yaks pasture. A few hours of walk will take down to Maralung village from here the classical route from Tibet joints. This route has been using as a trans-Himalayan trade since thousands of years. The massive landscape, culture, villages along the bank of Bhote koshi River provide heavenly joy to Thame. The trek in this valley offers completely different experience and feeling than the other part.

Day 18Trek to Namche (3440m.) 5 hrs. After a short visiting to Thame monastery and village trekking heads down to the Bhote koshi valley Thamu and Namche.

Day 19Trek to Lukla (2800m.) 5 hours walk Continue down to the Dudh koshi valley to Lukla and farewell dinner with all together

Day 20Fly back to Kathmandu. Morning flight to Kathmandu and free day in Kathmandu

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