Everest three high passes trek is one of the most adventure suitings for seeking adventurous trip in the high Himalayas, the trail takes you across three high mountain passes namely Renjo La Pass (5,388 m), Cho La Pass (5,880 m), and the Kongma La Pass (5,535 m) similarly climbs up to Gokyo Ri (5,483 m) and Kala Pattar (5,545 m) and Chukung Ri (5,550 m), offering your immense opportunity for having captured the amazing sceneries of high mountains located in the Everest region, undoubtedly is the most adventure and lifetime experience.
Everest's three high passes trek is one of the most adventure trekking trips. Recently, improvements and exploration of newer and newer mountain trails and routes, the high mountain passes trekking have been possible. Of many other such trekking trips in the high mountain passes trekking also popularly known as Everest high mountain passes trekking trip has been one of the most demanded and frequently organized trekking trips in the eastern part of Nepal. This trip is not merely an adventure and equally challenging. The trails are challenging in the sense that the trails climb above 5000 meters. Of many other trekking trips organized in Everest, three-high passes trekking is one of the frequently organized by Footprint Adventure.
The trek winds around the high altitude areas and you will mostly revolve around the rocky and sloppy hills filled with snow, glacier and glacial lakeside, mountain valleys, and more, and thus you are likely to face high altitude sickness, therefore, you have to be prepared to physically fit and mentally be prepared for coping up any sort of possible challenges you may face, during the trip. The trip takes you all across and makes a complete circuit of the Khumbu from Lukla and ultimately takes you to the Everest base camp. The trail, starting from a remote village and areas and takes you whole around above 5000 meters where there are no emergency facilities either, requiring adequate acclimatization in order to prevent suffering from high altitude sickness.
The trip undoubtedly is an impressive one, because the trail takes you over some of the highest mountain passes in Everest namely Renjo La Pass (5,388 m), Cho La Pass (5,880 m), and the Kongma La Pass (5,535 m), besides these three high mountain passes you will also climb up to Gokyo Ri peak (5,483 m) and Kala Pattar (5,545 m) and climbing up on the high mountain passes, you will be able to sneak around the most amazing up-close views of majestic mountains including of Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m), Mt. Makalu (8,463 m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201 m), Mt. Pumari (7,161 m), Mt. Nuptse (7,855 m), Mt. Amadablam (6,850 m), Mt. Thamserku (6,723 m), Mt. Kantega (6,685 m), Chukkung Ri Peak (5,550 m) and so forth.
The trekking is possible through either direction but usually, in terms of acclimatization facility, to have trekked from east to the west is regarded to be easier to trek, which means starting trekking from Lukla, passing Dingboche, the Chhukung, Crossing Kongma La (5,535 m), and then Lobuche and finally reaching to the Everest base camp and retracing down to Kalapathar, and then crossing Cho pass (5,420 m), and Gokyo and then straining over the Renjo La (5,345 m) and get down to Lukla.
During the trip, you will not merely revolve around the high mountain passes but also go through a charming settlement of legendary Sherpa, explore their distinct rituals, lifestyles, enjoy local dishes and delicacies, also explore around Buddhist monasteries, diverse flora, and fauna. If you are lucky enough, you will also spot wild animals, endangered birds, offering you an amazing opportunity for taking photographs this is, therefore, why Everest three-high mountain passes trekking is a rewarding and lifetime experience.
Everest three high passes trek begins with a short flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and then reach Namche Bazaar, where you will have a rest for a day for acclimatization and also to explore the charming settlement of Sherpa indigenous communities, their distinct lifestyles, rituals and then you will head on to Thame and acclimatize. The next day you will continue trekking to Lungden and crossing Renjo La pass (5,388 m) you will enter into Gokyo valley. You will explore around and climb up on the Gokyo Ri (5,357m) you will sneak around the majestic Himalayas and then trek down to Dragnag (4,700 m) and then cross Cho La pass (5,380 m) and via Dzongla, you will enter into Lobuje and then pass Lobuje pass (4,910 m) and then Gorak Shep (5,220m) and finally climb Kala Pattar (5,545m) and then reach at Everest Base Camp (5,350 m). From base camp you will explore the majestic Himalayas all around and explore all around, you will retrace down to Lobuje and cross Kongma La pass (5,535 m) and then get down to Chukkung, you will then climb up to Chukkung Ri (5,550m) and then have a trek to Dingboche and via Phakding, you will retrace down to Lukla and fly back to Kathmandu.