USD 1800

Overview

The main attraction of Everest Three Passes Trek are the three passesRenjo La (5,446m), Cho La (5,420m) and Kongma La Pass (5,535m).  Though it is a very strenuous trek, it guarantees the exhilarating experience of adventure, perseverance, and excitement. Furthermore, the view from the top is spectacular as one can get the closest possible views of Mt Everest, Lhotse, Cho-yu, and Makalu.

As the Everest Three Passes Trek is physically demanding, you should take service of experienced guide and support staff. The trek takes us to the Everest Base Camp, Kalpattar,  Gokyo lakes system, and Gokyo Ri among others. From here, you can enjoy the majestic view of Mount Everest and other tall peaks throughout the trek. Moreover, the untouched Nangpa La Valley is the other attraction of the trial. Here, you can see Sherpas practising Tibetan culture and tradition. A visit to Thame, where record-setting Everest climber Apa Sherpa was born, will be memorable for you.

Please note that this trek is the best alternative if you are looking for peak climbing experience and backpacking in the wilderness. Compared to other trails, this trail is very rich in terms of activities. Among others, the trek spreads to the Chhukung Valley, Ama Dablam Base Camp, and the Everest Base Camp. In addition, after crossing the Renjo La, you enter the Thame Valley, Gokyo Lakes, enjoying the panoramic view of mountain ranges.

To prepare for the climb, our team will acclimatize you to the high altitude by walking slowly but steadily. You will have rest days at — Namche Bazaar, Dingboche, and Gokyo Lake. Here, our team will accompany you on a short hike or a short stroll to the nearby villages.

Why Peregrine for Everest Three Passes Trek

Peregrine Treks Pvt. Ltd. customizes the trek based on your time, group size and physical strength. So, join our team of experienced guides and support staff to enjoy the unrivalled adventure in the lap of the Himalayas.

 

Everest Three Passes Trek Itinerary & Other Details

Day 1:  Arrival in Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu (1300m/4264ft)

Day 2:  Fly to Lukla from Kathmandu and trek to Phakding (2651m/8700ft) 8km, 3 hrs trek

Day 3:  Phakding to Namche (3440m/11280ft) 11km, 6-7 hrs

Day 4:  Namche Acclimatization day or exploration day

Day 5:  Namche to Tengboche (3870m/12694ft) 10km, 5-6 hrs

Day 6:  Tengboche to Dingboche (4360m/14300ft) 9km, 5-6 hrs

Day 7:  Dingboche to Chhukung (4750m/15,580 ft), 3 – 4 hours

Day 8:  Chhukung: Climb Chhukung Ri (5,546m) and trek back to Chhukung, 3 – 4 hours

Day 9:  Cross to Kongma La pass (5535m/18,159ft), trek to Lobuche (4940m/16,210ft), 6 – 7 hours

Day 10:  Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5170 m/16,961ft), visit Everest Base Camp (5364 m/17,594 ft), 6-7 hours

Day 11:  Gorak Shep to Kala Patthar (5545 m/18,192 ft), then to Lobuche (4940 m/16,207 ft), 8 – 9 hours

Day 12:  Lobuche to Dzongla (4830m/15,850 ft),3 – 4 hours

Day 13:  Trek to Gokyo (4800m/15,580 ft) via Cho La pass (5368m/17,611 ft), 7 – 8 hours

Day 14:  Rest day in Gokyo: Climb Gokyo Ri (5357m/17,575 ft), tour 4th and 5th Gokyo lakes, 3 – 4 hours

Day 15:  Gokyo to Marlung (4210m/13,810 ft) via Renjo La Pass (5360m/17585 ft), 7 – 8 hours

Day 16:  Marlung to Namche Bazaar, 5 – 6 hours

Day 17:  Trek down to Lukla

Day 18:  Flight back to Kathmandu

Day 19: Full day Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing

Day 20:  Departure day


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Day 01

Kathmandu Arrival

Peregrine Treks representatives will receive you at the airport and transfer to hotel. The tour plan will be discussed and handed over to you.

Day 02

Kathmandu to Lukla by flight and trek to Phakding

Early Morning flight will take you to Lukla Tenzing-Hillary Airport. The mountain flight journey would be a mesmerizing memory in itself. The close view of mountain range and hills of Khumbu region, as well as the rural Nepal, can be savoured from the flight. Once landed in Lukla the trekking starts after meeting the rest of the support crew. The day’s trekking would be up to the Phakding.

Day 03

Trek to Namche

Phakding to Namche is relatively easy trekking time spanning just up to 3 hrs. The trail comprises of a suspension bridge with colourful prayer flags in it. The views of Mountains start to welcome you towards its lap. The highlight of this part of the trail would be the Tibetan wall paintings and the occasional views of Mountains.

Day 04

Acclimatization day in Namche

Early morning breakfast at the hotel and to Everest view Hotel. Everest Base Camp trekking requires strength and endurance as well as will power. The day’s rest will be taken in Namche in order to get prepared for the trek upwards. The acclimatization hiking will take place as you will be taken to world’s highest located hotel The Everest View Hotel after Breakfast. The panoramic views of mountains and the surrounding area from the hotel are splendid. It is highly recommended for the trekkers to go through the acclimatization hiking as it prepares your body and soul for the trekking.

Day 05

Trek to Tengboche

The trekking trail from Namche to Tengboche consists of plain flat land trekking as well as steep uphill. The flat trail trekking provides the outstanding views of Mountains like Thamserku, Everest, Pumori, Lhotse and other Himalayan ranges. The trail on the banks of Dudhkoshi River and the rhododendron forests amazes you. The distant scenes of the majestic Himalayas would also mesmerize you and let you forget the hardship encountered till day. Once you have reached Tengboche the serenity prevails. The continuous prayers and smell of incense coming from the monastery would ignite your spiritual self.

Day 06

Trek to Dingboche

The trekking trail is slight downhill and enters the small valley passing by Pangboche. The usual crossing of the river from suspension bridge and wooden bridges are there with the usual view of mountains up above you.

Day 07

Dingboche to Chhukung (4750m/15,580 ft): 3 - 4 hours

Trekkers would like the views of Tawache, Amadablam, Chalotse and Nuptse-Lhotse. The trekking would then move towards Chhukung passing by stone walled fields and entering the glacier amidst the gigantic Himalayas and yak herders. Chukung is surrounded by the Himalayas and glaciers. The elongated hiking to the rocky place of Chhukung Ri also from Chhukung if time permits.

Day 08

Chhukung: Climb Chhukung Ri (5,546m) and trek back to Chhukung: 3 – 4 hours

The climbing of the Chhukung Ri would take place and it is better advised to cross Kong Ma La pass only after the visit of the Chhukung village and acclimatization via short hiking or roaming around Chhukung Valley.

Day 09

Cross to Kongma La pass (5535m/18,159ft), trek to Lobuche (4940m/16,210ft): 6 - 7 hours

The trekking from Chhukung to Kong Ma La would be the legendary experience for you further to reach Lobuche. The time frame would be around 6-7 hours and you will be walking in the highest part of the trip i.e. Kong Ma La Pass. Once you have crossed the Moraine then the Lobuche can be reached.

Day 10

Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5170 m/16,961ft), visit Everest Base Camp (5364 m/17,594 ft): 6-7 hours

The lateral moraine of the Khumbu region glacier provides the crest of the northern ridge of Everest. Our trail moves along the lateral moraine of the Khumbu Glacier. The trail offers the stunning view of mountains as well.

Day 11

Gorak Shep to Kala Patthar (5545 m/18,192 ft), then to Lobuche (4940 m/16,207 ft): 8 - 9 hours

The early morning hike to the sunrise destination of Kalapther then following We start our trek to Kala Patthar early in the morning in order to catch remarkable views of the first light of the sun shining on Mt. Everest but you have to get prepared from the altitude and passion for the trekking

Day 12

Lobuche to Dzongla (4830m/15,850 ft): 3 - 4 hours

Lobuche to Dzongala trail creates you an enchanting experience of the Himalayan alpine environment. The downhill trekking on a route alongside Khumbu Glacier from Lobuche to Dzongla passes by Chola La Lake. The view of Awi Peak is mesmerizing and awesome.

Day 13

Trek to Gokyo (4800m/15,580 ft) via Cho La pass (5368m/17,611 ft): 7 - 8 hours

As the trekking gain height, the Cho La Pass starts to be seen and the Ama Dablam looms on the south and Cholatse in the west. The climbing of the Chola can be very tricky around the crevasses. The summit of the pass is actually marked by flags. The scenery, however, is magnificent and breathtaking. The trail finally comes to Ngozumpa glacier the longest glacier among six lakes series.

Day 14

Rest day in Gokyo: Climb Gokyo Ri (5357m/17,575 ft), tour 4th and 5th Gokyo lakes: 3 - 4 hours

The climbing of the Gokyo Ri takes place towards the enchanting views of the mountains. The tour of the fourth lake could also be done in this day. The view from famous Scoundrel Viewpoint near to the fifth lake provides the astonishing views of the mountains.

Day 15

Gokyo to Marlung (4210m/13,810 ft) via Renjo La Pass (5360m/17585 ft): 7 - 8 hours

Trekkers will start the day early morning for the long trekking ahead. The trail moves along the Dudh Pokhari for a small period of time. The trail showcases the astounding scenery of the Rolwaling ranges and other Himalayan ranges. The walking would be very rocky and winds down over a loose screen to be in the south of Tsho lake. The trekking from Marlung on the east bank of the Bhote Koshi river would be the mesmerizing, strenuous and adventurous.

Day 16

Marlung to Namche Bazaar: 5 - 6 hours

The trekking descends from Marlung to Thame following the traditional trail used by Tibetan traders. The trekkers then cross the Bhote Koshi River and descend further to Taranga. Thame on a hillside will be gone gradually and pass by small Sherpa villages the voyage reaches the Namche Bazaar.

Day 17

Trek down to Lukla

This day you will descend to Lukla for return back to Kathmandu.

Day 18

Flight back to Kathmandu and sightseeing

After 30 minutes flight from Lukla.

Day 19

Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing

The private vehicle will take you to the major heritage and architectural landmark of the Valley as well as UNESCO World Heritage Site listed places like Patan Durbar Square, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Boudhanath, Swyambunath and Pashupatinath.

Day 20

Departure

Fly back to your country after amazing Everest Three high passes trek: Private vehicle will take you to airport for departure

Includes

  • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle
  • Bed and Breakfast in three-star category hotel in Kathmandu
  • Room in best available lodge and all meal (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)during trekking
  • All ground transportation in private vehicle as per itinerary
  • Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu flight tickets
  • Full day guided sightseeing in private vehicle
  • All entrance fees during sightseeing and trekking
  • An experienced English or other Language speaking guide and one assistance guide for more than 5 trekkers
  • One porter for two trekkers
  • Guide, porter and other necessary staff salaries, insurance, accommodation and food, and airfares if necessary
  • Duffel bag, t-shirt, achievement certificate and trekking map are free services from the company.
  • All necessary Permit and TIMS
  • First Aid Medical Kit or necessary normal medicine
  • Seasonal fruits during trek
  • Farewell dinner
  • All applicable government and local taxes

Excludes

  • Nepalese visa fee and
  • International airfares/Land transportation
  • Excess weight of luggage charge(s) in flight
  • Extra hotel accommodation, Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu because of an early arrival in Nepal or late departure from Nepal, early return from the mountain because of any reason than the scheduled itinerary.
  • Travel and rescue insurance for trekkers only
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, soft or hard beverages, recharge the battery, bottled/boiled water, extra porters, hot shower, pot of tea etc.) during trekking
  • Tips and gratuities for guide(s), porter(s) and driver(s)
Everest Three High Passes Trek
 

Trip Facts

Destination:Nepal
Duration:19 Days
Group Size:any
Arrival on:Kathmandu
Departure:Kathmandu
Max Altitude:5555 M
Difficulty:Tough
Accomodation:Three Star Hotel Category Hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
Meals:Bed, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner in Trekking Area

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