Everest Three Pass Trek

Everest Three Pass Trek

Key Infomation

  • Duration:25 Days
  • DestinationTIA Kathmandu
  • Max Altitude5,545m
  • ActivityTrekking, Hiking
  • Group Size2-10
Price fromUS$2,399US$2,500
  • Best Price Gurantee
  • No booking or Credit Card Fee
  • Free Cancellation

Highlights

  • UNESCO World Heritage Site exploration such as Pashupatinath Temple, Swyambhunath Stupa, Boudhanath Stupa, and Patan Durbar Square.
  • Scenic and dramatic flight from Kathmandu to Luka 
  • Hiking through the alpine forest of Sagarmatha National Park and exploring the life of rare flora and fauna.   
  • Acclimatization in the famous sherpa capital - Namche Bazaar. 
  • Organize cleaning campaigns in Namche Bazaar and spread awareness. 
  • Passing three high passes ( Renjola, Chola & Kongmala pass) above 5,300m. 
  • Trek to the world’s most famous base camp and explore the Khumbu region from a close distance. 
  • Hike to the world’s most renowned viewpoint, Kalapatthar & Gokyo Ri viewpoint, and explore the 360-degree panoramic views of mountains. 
  • Breathtaking views of mountains, hills, and magical landscapes. 
  • Experience the culture and lifestyle of the Sherpa people. 
  • Cultural and farewell dinner in Kathmandu. 

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.

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Itinerary

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This is our regular itinerary, If you are looking for your own customized itinerary, feel free to contact us.

  • Accommodation Kumari Boutique Hotek
  • Maximum Altitude1,350m
  • Accommodation Kumari Boutique Hotel
  • MealsBreakfast & Welcome Dinner
  • Maximum Altitude1,350m
  • Accommodation Standard Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Time30min & 3-4hour
  • Maximum Altitude2,651m
  • Accommodation Standard Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Time5-6hour
  • Maximum Altitude3,440m
  • Accommodation Standard Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • TimeFull Day
  • Maximum Altitude3,880m
  • Accommodation Standard Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Time5-6hour
  • Maximum Altitude3,844m
  • Accommodation Standard Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Time5-6hour
  • Maximum Altitude4,380m
  • Accommodation Standard Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Time8-9hour
  • Maximum Altitude5,364m
  • Accommodation Standard Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Maximum Altitude4,790m
  • Accommodation Standard Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Time3-4hour
  • Maximum Altitude4,700m
  • Accommodation Standard Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Time8-9hour
  • Maximum Altitude5,368m
  • Accommodation Standard Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Time4-5hour
  • Maximum Altitude4,910m
  • Accommodation Standard Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Time6-7hour
  • Maximum Altitude5,364m
  • Accommodation Standard Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Time5-6hour
  • Maximum Altitude5,545m
  • Accommodation Standard Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Time8-9hour
  • Maximum Altitude5,550m
  • Accommodation Standard Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Time5-6hour
  • Maximum Altitude3,985m
  • Accommodation Standard Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Time5-6hour
  • Maximum Altitude3,440m
  • Accommodation Standard Lodge
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Time5-6hour
  • Maximum Altitude3,440m
  • Accommodation Kumari Boutique Hotel
  • MealsBreakfast
  • Time30min Flight
  • Maximum Altitude1,350m
  • Accommodation Kumari Boutique Hotel
  • MealsBreakfast
  • MealsBreakfast

What's Included

  • All ground transport in private vehicles including airport transfers. 
  • Kathmandu city excursion, tour guide, and private transportation.
  • Four night's accommodations with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Kathmandu. (Hotel Kumari Boutique) 
  • Full board meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during trekking.
  • Best available twin sharing lodge/teahouse for the accommodations during the trekking.
  • Desert of seasonal fruits during dinner.
  • Government Licence holder and experienced English-speaking high mountain guide.
  • Honest, kind, and helpful porter during the trekking.
  • Food, Accommodation, Salary, Equipment, Medicines, and insurance for trekking staff.
  • Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu round trip flight. 
  • Trip achievement certificate issued by Sagarmatha National Park. 
  • First Aid Medicine Kit carry by trekking leader. 
  • Everest National Park Permit and TIMS card.
  • All government taxes.
  • Footprint adventure's T-Shirt, trekking map, and duffle bag (in return).
  • Airport departure tax.
  • Welcome,/Farewell dinner with a cultural show program in a typical restaurant.
  • Personal trekking equipment.
  • Your travel and rescue insurance.
  • Entrance fees in sightseeing sports.
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Hot shower during the trek. 
  • Snacks and other personal expenses. 
  • Tips for guide, porter, and driver. (expected)
  • Mineral water, soft drinks, and hard drinks.
  • Donation for local people, hospital, school (not compulsory)
  • Internet, telephone, wifi, medicines, shower, electricity charge fee.
  • Rest of the expenses that are not mentioned on Price includes.

Additional Info

Flight 

Flight is a very important thing for  Everest Three High Passes Trek. While you are going to Lukla or flight to Kathmandu from Lukla, sometimes will not fly on time because of the weather. after finish the trekking you need to take a private helicopter to come to kathmandu or Lukla. If you have extra 02 days you can catch a flight on time.

High Altitude Sickness
Everest Three High Passes Trek would be a lifetime memory in your life. If you are not fit we will not recommend going this trekking. While you are going toward the high elevation you have to eat food and drink, keep busy your mouth, walk slowly. If you have a serious problem you have to admit the hospital soon in this case you call the helicopter for rescue and our staff will help you with your treatment. If you have medical insurance the rescue helicopter payment will be cover by the insurance company so medical insurance is necessary to go this trekking.

Trekking Grade
Everest Three High Passes Trek is a pretty long trek that goes right into high mountain country so; it is physically quite strenuous which involves approx 5-8 hours trekking along the way. There is no previous experience is required, used to some regular exercise and enjoy walking in the high altitude conditions.

Weather
The best seasons for Best Everest three high pass trek starts from mid-September till November end and from the beginning of March until the end of May. The morning time usually clear, with clouds building up during the afternoon, & disappearing at night. Trekking during the monsoon and winter is also possible.

Food
We will provide freshly cooked food from the local guest house or restaurant. You will have breakfast and dinner at the lodge and lunch available along the trail. You can find a wide variety of Nepali and Western food as well as drinks.

Transportation
Everest Three High Passes Trek starts your trip from your Kathmandu Hotel so a car or necessary vehicle will come to your place and drop you at your destination.

Telephone and Internet
There are few places available for Telephone and Internet. You can get an internet password from the hotel counter for telephone and the internet cost would be extra.

Electricity
Most of the lodges/ guest houses take an additional charge for battery charging. There is no electricity in the Gokyo lake. There is electricity or solar power where you can recharge your camera batteries, laptop, mobile, etc. that costs you need to pay extra.

Drinking-Water
The bottled water is available along the trail until the last village. You can take buy boil water from the lodge or restaurant or you can use Iodine or water purifying medicines.

Luggage 
In Kathmandu, you will get 4 to 5-star standard hotel or resort accommodation. During the trekking part, rooms will be basic, normally just a bed with a pillow and blankets. You will have a private room but the bathroom will be outside. There are some guest houses with attached bathrooms as well as but they will cost extra.

Group Leader and Crew
We promise we will provide Trained Experienced with honest with local Trekking Guide and Sherpa staff when there are 8 or more members in the Group and porters to carry your luggage and there will be 1 porter for 2 members.

Trekking Equipment
It's not necessary to spend a lot of money on extra equipment and clothing before your trip. The majority of these gears can be bought at reasonable rates in Kathmandu.

Trekking Days
The time schedule is very important for enjoying the trip among the Guide porters and trekkers Each morning after packing our bags and hot breakfast, we set off on the day walk. After walking for 3-4 hours we stop for lunch at around midday. The afternoon walk. The remainder of the afternoon can be spent exploring the village, doing a bit of washing, or simply relaxing with a good book. On some days we will arrive at our destination by lunchtime and the entire afternoon will be free.

Customize Itinerary
As per your time schedule if there is not suitable date for trekking departure from Kathmandu so the place mentions your suitable time and date then we will organize your great trip to Everest Three High Passes Trek.

Trip Extensions
In addition to Everest Three High Passes Trek, we can organize a trip to Annapurna, Langtang, Manasalu, Mustang trekking, Mountain Flight, the water rafting, jungle safari, City tour (Kathmandu, Pokhara or Lumbini ), homestay Tour, Nepal Cultural Tour, Tibet tour, Bhutan tour or India tour extension as per your time frame.

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