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Everest Three High Passes Trek - 18 Days

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS
Great moment while crossing three well known passes in the Everest
Kongma La Pass (5,535m), Cho La Pass (5,420m), Renjo La Pass (5,464m)
Get change to explore the 5 glaciers lakes of the Gokyo valley
Along with the experience, get a nearby knowledge into the life of the Himalayan Sherpa individuals
Catch the best perspectives on Mt. Everest from Kala Patthar (5545m)


The Three Passes Trek is the most completed trek in Nepal as it covers most of the Everest region on its circular route. The trek is more challenging than the classic Everest Base Camp Trek and its other variations as it involves traversing the three high passes that lend the trek its name Kongma-La pass, Cho La pass and Renjo La pass- each over 5,000 m. These passes together form an excellent trekking package having fun, excitement, adventure and challenge it’s a great opportunity to witness the Everest Base Camp and Kalapathar too, on doing Everest Three Passes Trek. The Trek begins in the popular starting point of Lukla. From Lukla, we trek upward to the Namche Bazaar, following the valley of the Dudh Koshi River.


Outline Itinerary (Everest Three High Passes Trek)
Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative
Day 02 : Kathmandu to Lukla (2,850m) fly – Duration: 35 minutes, and start trek to Phakding (2,626m) walk – Duration: 3 hrs
Day 03 : Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440m) walk – Duration: 6 hrs
Day 04 : Rest day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization
Day 05 : Namche Bazaar to Tangboche (3,867m) walk – Duration: 5 hrs
Day 06 : Tangbche to Dingboche (4,410m) walk – Duration: 5.5 hrs
Day 07 : Dingoche to Chhukhung (4,730m) walk – Duration: 4 hrs
Day 08 : Chhukhung to Lobuche (4,940m) crossing Kongma La Pass (5,535m) walk – Duration: 7 hrs
Day 09 : Lobuche to Gorakshep (5,160m), visit Everest Base Camp (5,364m) walk – Duration: 6-7 hrs/and back to Gorakshep for overnight stay
Day 10 : Gorakshep to Kalapatar and back, trek to Dzongla (4,830m) walk – Duration: 5 hrs
Day 11 : Dzongla to Gokyo Lake (4,790m) crossing Cho- La pass (5,420m) walk – Duration: 7 hrs
Day 12 : Gokyo visit to Gokyo Ri (5,340m) walk – Duration: 3 hrs (rest day)
Day 13 : Gokyo to Lungde (4,600m) crossing Renjo-La Pass (5,464m) walk – Duration: 6 hrs
Day 14 : Lungden to Thame (3,800m) walk – Duration: 4 hrs
Day 15 : Thame to Monjo (2,835m) walk – Duration: 6 hrs
Day 16 : Monjo to Lukla (2,815m) walk – Duration: 5 hrs
Day 17 : Fly back to Kathmandu within 35 minutes at Domestic airport and transfer to hotel
Day 18 : Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination


Itinerary can be make increase or decrease according to yours holidays in Nepal.
After this Everest Three High Passes Trek if you are interested for other activities like Sightseeing, Jungle Safari, Rafting, or more hiking in other region’s we can organize as yours desire.


Note: We would like to inform and assure you that we always follow the itinerary program but we might have to compel to change the itinerary due to bad weather, route condition and in any other unexpected situation compel in the field. We seek to request maximum flexibility for your safety while you are travelling in the Himalaya. There are also many other optional routes and programs which can be customized based on your interest. The cost will vary for the customized program. Please feel free to contact us for customized program.

GROUP TRIPS

Start Date End Date Status Cost
Guaranteed From € 1650

Day 1
Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative

Day 2
Day 02 : Kathmandu to Lukla (2,815m) fly - Duration: 35 minutes, and start trek to Phakding (2,626m) walk - Duration: 3 hrs

Day 3
Day 03 : Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440m) walk - Duration: 6 hrs

Day 4
Day 04 : Rest day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization

Day 5
Day 05 : Namche Bazaar to Tangboche (3,867m) walk - Duration: 5 hrs

Day 6
Day 06 : Tangbche to Dingboche (4,410m) walk - Duration: 5.5 hrs

Day 7
Day 07 : Dingoche to Chhukhung (4,730m) walk - Duration: 4 hrs

Day 8
Day 08 : Chhukhung to Lobuche (4,940m) crossing Kongma La Pass (5,535m) walk - Duration: 7 hrs

Day 9
Day 09 : Lobuche to Gorakshep (5,160m), visit Everest Base Camp (5,364m) walk - Duration: 6-7 hrs/and back to Gorakshep for overnight stay

Day 10
Day 10 : Gorakshep to Kalapatar and back, trek to Dzongla (4,830m) walk - Duration: 5 hrs

Day 11
Day 11 : Dzongla to Gokyo Lake (4,790m) crossing Cho- La pass (5,420m) walk - Duration: 7 hrs

Day 12
Day 12 : Gokyo visit to Gokyo Ri (5,340m) walk - Duration: 3 hrs (rest day)

Day 13
Day 13 : Gokyo to Lungde (4,600m) crossing Renjo-La Pass (5,464m) walk - Duration: 6 hrs

Day 14
Day 14 : Lungden to Thame (3,800m) walk - Duration: 4 hrs

Day 15
Day 15 : Thame to Monjo (2,835m) walk - Duration: 6 hrs

Day 16
Day 16 : Monjo to Lukla (2,815m) walk - Duration: 5 hrs

Day 17
Day 17 : Fly back to Kathmandu within 35 minutes at Domestic airport and transfer to hotel

Day 18
Day 18 : Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination

SERVICES: PROVIDED BY COMPANY

  • Airport picks up and drops off, upon arrival and departure in Kathmandu
  • 2Night's accommodation at Green Boutique Hotel with breakfast in Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu - Lukla - Kathmandu Flight (inclusive with airport tax)
  • Fluent English Speaking and well clarifying Mountain Guide
  • Assistant guide in need if the group size exceeds more than 4 persons
  • Porters for carrying luggage, 20 Kgs – 25Kgs (1 porter 2 guest’s)
  • Staff salary, insurance, equipment, transportation, food and accommodation
  • Standard & comfortable Teahouse/Lodge accommodation during the trek
  • Food during the trek (full board with tea/coffee and seasonal fresh fruits)
  • Trekking TIMS and Sagarmatha National park Permits
  • First Aid kits for the staffs and the groups
  • Farewell dinner during the last day of departure

SERVICES: NOT PROVIDED BY COMPANY (Personal)

  • Nepal Visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and 2 passport size photos)
  • Extra night accommodation, if required (in Kathmandu)
  • Personal expenses such as phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery charge, wifi, boiled water and shower
  • Travel insurance (for helicopter evacuation during trekking in need
  • Any costs which arise due to a change of the itinerary, because of landslide, political disturbance and strikes
  • Horse renting and additional porters due to natural calamities during the trek
  • Items and expenses of personal nature
  • Personal trekking gears
  • Tips for guide, porters

Everest Three Passes Trek – 18 Days: (Accommodation: Teahouse/Lodge)

(All rates are in Euro)
PRICING FOR GROUP SIZE BASIS:
All inclusive Trek Cost for 1 Person: Eur 1650
All inclusive Trek Cost for 2-4 person basis : Eur 1500 per person
All inclusive Trek Cost for 5-7 person basis : Eur 1450 per person
All inclusive Trek Cost for +8 person basis : Eur 1400 per person

ADDITIONAL TRIP EXTENSION OPTION:

The trip can be extend based on your holiday duration in Nepal. Special Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing and Mountain Flight might be your best choice before or after the trip. As well as following programs also can be extend as additional trips from Kathmandu.

RECOMMENDED GEAR LISTS:
CLOTHING:
Warm jacket (down jacket, if possible)
Water and windproof jacket (alternatively bring a poncho or umbrella)
Long sleeved synthetic fleece (windproof material, if possible)
Thermal underwear
Hat or Cap, pair of gloves and scarf
Comfortable hiking trousers (loose fitting)
Shorts and trousers, or skirt
2 pairs of warm wool-blend socks
2 pairs of running socks or liner socks
Proper hiking boots
Running shoes and flip-flops
2-3 t-shirts
Underwear
Light and expedition weight thermal bottom
Fleece or wool pants
Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants
Camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals)
Sun Glasses


During winter season, additional clothing’s may include:
The outer jacket should be warm, down jacket is highly recommended during winter season
Bring a pair of warm winter trousers, in addition to the hiking trousers
Bring at least one windproof layer of clothes, helping to reduce any chill factor influence.
Snow gaiters


TREKKING GEARS:
Pair of polarizing sun-glasses (to be comfortable and to avoid potential snow-blindness)
Backpack and backpack cover (against rain and dust)
Map of the trekking route,
Head torch, or small torch, plus spare batteries
Sleeping bag and silk liner
Miscellaneous


TOILETRIES:
A small light weight and quick drying towel
Bar of soap
Sunscreen (SPF +20)
Earplugs
Insect repellants (for lower elevations)
First aid kid
Water purification tables or a water filter
Some Diamox pills against potential altitude sickness (if going beyond 4,000 m elevations)
Toilet paper


OPTIONAL ITEMS:
Camera, battery etc
Books/magazines
Trekking poles
GPS unit
Padlocks for guest house rooms and bags
Large plastic bags – for keeping items dry inside trek bag
Day pack (approximately 2500 to 3000 cubic inches)
Water bottles (2 bottles recommended)
Sewing/repair kit
Pocket knife
Dairy or notebook plus pencil/pen

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Everest Three High Passes Trek
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Trip Facts

  • 18 days
  • Difficult
  • 5545 Meter
  • September - November & February – May
  • Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu
  • Flight
  • Teahouse/Lodge

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