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Everest 3 High Passes Trek in Nepal

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Package name Everest 3 High Passes Trek in Nepal
Duration 17
Max. elevation 5600 m
Level ADVANCE
Transportation <ul><li>Domestic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu.</li><li>Pick and drop from Domestic airport to hotel and vice versa.</li></ul>
Accomodation
  • Accommodation in tea house during trek.
  • Tourist stander hotel in kathmandu.
Starts at Lukla
Ends at lukla
Trip route Kathmandu, Lukla, Namche Bazaar, Dingbouche, Chhukung, Kongma - La pass, Gorekshep, EBC, Chola Pass, Gokyo, Gokyo-Ri, Renjo-La, to Lukla.
Cost USD 0 per person

Highlights

Overview

Everest High Passes Trek Commence through the most challenging three high passes namely Kongma La (5,535m), Cho La (5420m) and Renjo La(5,340m) is the centre of major attraction of Everest high passes Trek organised by  Nepal Holiday Treks and Tours. You are only suggested to take part in Everest High Passes Trek if you are mentally strong and physically fit. Everest trekking is a mixture blender of cultural as well as natural aspects of Khumbu region. We will be observing the mind-blowing views of different mountain ranges which are among one of the highest in the world including the highest peak on earth i.e Mt. Everest. We will pass through different Sherpa settlements in which the houses are made in Tibetan style and they are living a brave life full of struggle in their daily activities.

We will also visit the amazing Gokyo valley, Kalapatthar, Everest Base camp from where the Everest Expedition begins as well as the magnificent Gokyo Lake. The first day of our adventure begins with the landing on the most extreme airports on earth which is Lukla airport a world famous airport for its geographical structure.

The best season suggested for this trek is from September to November as well as March to May when the weather is almost clear and you will be observing the splendid views of different peaks and mountains at their best. You will be needing professional trekking equipment as well as professional trekking guides which will be provided by our company at the best cost you will be able to get.

Everest Circuit Trek Gokyo Chola Pass would be the best alternative for those who want to trek slightly less adventurous trek which has includes Gokyo Valley, Pristine glacier lakes, Chola Pass and to put the foot to the world’s highest mountain Everest.

Trip Itinerary

Day 1 : Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla and trek to Phakding

Our adventure trip begins with a thrilling 40 minutes flight from Kathmandu to Lukla airport which is geographically one of the extreme airports in the world. After landing; we will be walking for 3 to four hours enjoying the scenario of the local village on the way. We will be staying overnight at an altitude of 2652 meters at Phakding.

Day 2 : Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar

Today we will move crossing the suspension bridges over Dudh Koshi River as well as observing the splendid view of Mt. Thamserku (6608 meters) all the way through Benkar village. We will cross the famous Hillary suspension bridge and climb toward Namche Bazaar and will be observing the close view of Kwangde Peak. Mt. Everest and Lhotse also will be observable on today’s trip. We will stay overnight after walking for 5 to 6 hours today at Namche Bazaar situated at an altitude of 3440 meters.

Day 3 : Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar

We will not be moving further today; we will have rest and stroll around Namche Bazaar and will interact with the local people. We will be spending a day here for Acclimatization to prepare for our further trekking. Stay overnight at Namche Bazaar.

Day 4 : Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengboche

Today we will be observing the superb view of Mt. Everest, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Ama Dablam and close up view of Thamserku on our trekking route. We also will be observing spotted musk deer and pheasants today. The pine forests will accompany us until we reach a suspension bridge over Dudh Koshi River. The major attractions for today are the views of Mt Ama Dablam, Mt Nuptse, and Mt Everest. We will reach Tengboche (3860m) which also have the largest monastery in Khumbu region after walking for 5 to 6 hours.

Day 5 : Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche

We will walk for 5 to 6 hours from Tengboche to reach Dingboche enjoying the panoramic views of the mountain such as Kangtega, Thamserku, Ama Dablam, Taboche, Kwangde, Tengboche, Lhotse and Nuptse on the way. We will finally reach at a cold and windy settlement in Dingboche to stay overnight.

Day 6 : Trek from Dingboche to Chhukung

We catch the track from Dingboche through Imja Khola valley to land raven by glacier moraines amidst towering formidable mountains. We walk leisurely as our schedule for today is only 3 – 4 hours trek. While walking through the valley, Lhotse towers on our left and Ama Dablam on our right. After Reaching Chikunga; we will be discussing our trip adventures and will stay overnight here.

Day 7 : Rest Day in Chhukung and hike to chhukung Ri

Our experts, as well as the trekking experts, don’t recommend you to move continuously to the higher areas so this day is separated for acclimatization. We will stroll around the Chhukung and will stay overnight here.

Day 8 : Trek from Chhukung to Kongma La to Lobuche

Our today’s journey of 6 to 7 hours will include the crossing of the highest as well as the strenous pass of our voyage which is named as Kongma La pass. We will descend from there slowly to reach Lobuche and will stay overnight here.

Day 9 : Trek from Lobuche to Gorak Shep to Everest Base Camp

Today; we will be reaching our one of the important destinations during our trip; i.e. Everest Base Camp which is used as the first destination by the ones who are involved in the Everest Expedition. After observing the finest scenarios of different mountain ranges we will return back to Gorak Shep for the overnight stay.

Day 10 : Trek from Gorak Shep to Lobuche

Today is the last day that we will be moving to any new destinations; we will be heading to Kala Patthar after several hours of descent at 5545 meters offering the heavenly views of Himalayas. We will gradually descend to reach Lobuche at 4950 meters from Kalapathar for the overnight stay after a rigorous walk of 8 to 9 hours today.

Day 11 : Trek from Lobuche to Dzongla

Today’s trek is shortest compared to the other days but it will not be less adventurous and full of thrill. We can observe the mountains like Ama Dablam and Kangtega Thamserku from the route of Taboche. Chola Lake is situated in the lap of Mt. Cholatse which is another finest scenario. We will reach Dzongla at 4830 meters after 3-4 hours of the walk where we will be staying overnight.

Day 12 : Trek from Dzongla to ChoLa to Gokyo

From Dzongla we will be moving along the Cho La pass at 5368 meters which are the second high pass we will be passing and descend to Thangnak at 4680 meters and the trail lead us to Ngozumpa Glacier the longest glacier in Nepal. We will be staying overnight at reaching Gokyo (4800m) after 7 to 8 hours of walk.

Day 13 : Rest day in Gokyo - Gokyo Ri

On this acclimatization day; we will be climbing Gokyo Ri for the finest views of Mount Everest after a walk of 3 to 4 hours. We will return back to Gokyo for the overnight stay.

Day 14 : Trek from Gokyo to Renjo La and Marlung

We will be starting our trek early in the morning and will be passing the high pass Renjo La at 5360 meters of altitude and will reach Marlung after a few descend to Marlung (4210 m) where we will stay overnight too after a journey of 7 to 8 hours.

Day 15 : Trek from Marlung to Namche Bazzar

On this particular day; we will be walking through the traditionally used route for trade by the Tibetans. We will then be reaching Namche Bazaar passing the hydropower on the highest altitude as well as some monasteries where we will stay overnight for today.

Day 16 : Trek from Namche Bazzar to Lukla

The descending steep trail will lead you through the suspension bridges in Dudh Koshi River and through the rhododendron and pine forest as well as observing the views of different snow covered peaks. We will walk through Sherpa villages with cultural Buddhist flags before reaching Lukla on the last day of our trek. We will stay overnight at Namche Bazaar today.

Day 17 : Fly to Kathmandu from Lukla and transfer to your Hotel

We will take an early morning flight from Lukla to Kathmandu for 40 minutes and will stay overnight at a hotel in Kahtmandu. Our company will also be providing you a farewell dinner on this day.

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