The Everest three high passes trek Starts at Lukla (2828m/9278 feet) and takes after the Dudh Koshi valley which scales to the Sherpa capital of Namche, a clamoring bazaar that is an intersection for trekkers, the neighborhood Sherpa and campaign’s course to the compelling Mt. Everest. Up and down this piece of the trail, its benevolent Sherpa individuals, pleasant towns incredible assortment of culture and conventions, beautiful celebrations and religious communities. We climb the distance to Lungden for Renjo-La pass (5360m). Renjo la pass gives a lifetime memory of all encompassing perspectives of the Everest and others Himalayan range. The Renjo-La Pass course is off the standard beaten track. A journey to the fourth and fifth lakes would be an additional fascination in Gokyo Valley from where the perspectives are incredible. The Ngozumpa Glacier is the biggest in the Nepal Himalayas.
The Gokyo Ri (5330m/17487 feet) is considered as the best view point in the whole Everest Region. In the wake of investigating this imaging place, we traverse Chola-La pass (5420m) to go to Everest Base Camp. We additionally have an opportunity to visit Kalapather (5550m,) for the nearby perspective of Mt. Everest and Everest base camp (5364m,) to see Khumbu icefall. Kongma-La pass (5535m) is most astounding goes in these three passes. The perspectives are amazing from best of Kongma La Pass. After decent view from the Kongma-La top, the trail plunges down through Dingboche and Tengboche. We at that point trek around advancing down to Lukla.
The three passes trekking route is one of the most challenging, rewarding, and complete trekking experience in Nepal. From strenuous road or lack thereof, beautiful mountain peaks, and diversity of nature at every step will fulfill ambitions of almost every trekker. However, it is not undoable if you have a bit of commitment and love for the adventure.
These three passes of the Everest connect four district valleys of Bhotekoshi, Gokyo, Khumbu, and Imja tse, with beautiful yet challenging passes; Renjo la (5388m), Cho La (5380m), and Knogma La (5535m). So, it has very interesting influx of people and tourists from around the world taking you on an adventure of a lifetime.
Three pass trekking – the path of an adventurer
Your adventure, should you choose to accept it, will begin after your flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. We will prepare you for the long journey ahead and get you acclimatized with trail and environment around you, and head on. We have prepared and posted the map of the trekking route for you convince below.
Even though, the trek seems difficult to being, undertake and complete; it is very rewarding journey and you will always have support of your fellow trekkers and guides along the way.
Rejno and Chola pass are beautiful and easier passes to cross. But, Kongma La will be the true test of an adventurer because of its elevation and breathtaking views of mountains such as Cho Oyu (8,201m), Makalu (8,463m), Lhotse (8,516 m) and Everest (8,848m) herself.
The 3 passes trek is difficult and demanding trekking route in Nepal, but it is full of rewarding experiences and memories. The complete trek offers a round trip around the Everest and a lot of beautiful majestic mountains accompanied by a greater sense of achievement and tranquility.
The 3 passes trekking starts as soon as you land from your flight in Kathmandu. You will get to spend some time in the beautiful ancient city exploring around before you ready for your flight to Lukla. In Lukla, we will prepare you for the journey and head to beautiful Phakding and start our trek. Then we move on to Namche and acclimatize for the rest of the day. Then we move onto next chapter in our trek.
Here is the detailed stop we will make in our route.
Kathmandu → Lukla → Phakding→ Namche → Tengboche → Dingboche → Chhukhung
Chhukhung → Kongma La Pass→ Lobuche → Gorakshep → Kalapather → Lobuche
Lobuche → Zhongla → Thannak → Gokyo → Renjo La Pass → Lunden → Namche
Namche → Lukla →Kathmandu
In theory, maybe. But, 3 passes trek is full of unexpected and insurmountable challenges for a single person to take or comprehend. So, no you cannot trek to three passes trek independently. You will have to take a guide or someone experienced in the route to accompany you along the way.
Your arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport(TIA)and you will be meet our airport representative then transfer to hotel. We will discuss the trekking plan and last minute arrangements.
From Kathmandu early morning fly to Lukla(2,886m) and trek to Phakding. (2,610m). Flight 30 minutes and walking 3 hours. overnight at lodge.
Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440m). Walking 6 hours. overnight at lodge.
Acclimatization day at Namche Bazzar. walking 5 hours, overnight at lodge.
Trek from Namche to Tengboche (3,867m). walking 5 hours. overnight at lodge.
Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche (4,410m). walking 6 hours, overnight at lodge.
Trek from Dingbuche to Chhukung (4,730m). walking 3 hours, overnight at lodge.
Trek from Chhukung to Lobuje(4,910m/16108ft) via Kongmla pass( 5525m) – Walking 10 hours. overnight at lodge.
Trek from lobuche to GorakShep (5,153m). walking 3 hours then after lunch trek to Everest Base Camp (5363m) and back to Gorakshep. overnight at lodge
Hiking up to Kalapathar(5,545m) and then trek to Dzong -La(4843m). Walking 7 hours, overnight at Lodge.
Trek from Dzong-La to Thangnak. (4,690 m) via Cho-La Pass ( 5,324 m) Walking 7 hours. overnight at Lodge.
Trek from Thangnak to Gokyo lake (4,750m ) Walking 3 hours. overnight at Lodge.
Early in the morning hiking up to Gokyo Ri (5,483 m) then trek down to Gokyo lake (4,750m) walking 6 hours. Overnight at Lodge.
Trek over Renjo la Pass (5,345m) and continue trek down to Lundhen (4,380m). Walking 8 hours, Overnight at Lodge.
Trek from Lundhen to Namche bazzar (3,440m) Walking 8 hours, Overnight at Lodge.
Trek from Namche to Lukla(2,886m) walking 8 hours. overnight at Lodge.
Early in the morning flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
Transfer to international airport for your final flight departure
We have prepared the trip departure dates in small groups departure for group fun and enjoyment trekking. Our group size start from 2 peoples (Even for solo travelers, we organize single trip on supplement cost of US$- 200 additional) and maximum group size will be 8-10 travelers. But in general, our every date will have small groups of 4- 6 peoples, which is good group size for safe and flexible & comfortable trekking. We have listed our group departure dates based on every season as below.
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