Everest three high passes trekking

Everest three high passes trekking

Trip Highlights:

  • Country:
    Nepal

  • Duration:
    20 Days
  • Grade:
    Medium

  • Max Altitude:
    18,192ft. / 5545m.
  • Best:
    mar - may / sep - dec

  • Max. Group Size:
    30
  • Accommodation: Star Hotel & Lodge

  • Transportation:

    Flight / Private vehicle services

Overview:

Basically the three high passes trek includes the three most adventuerous, thrilling and breathtaking places or the peaks Kongma La (5,535m), Cho La (5420m) and Renjo La (5340m) of Everest region and other highlights such as Gokyo Ri, Kala Patthar and Everest Base Camp. It is purely one of challenging and strenuous trekking holidays in the Himalayas. The geographical lanscapes, colourful villages and their traditions with friendly nature, high peaks brings good smile in face despite of cold climate monasteries, flora and fauna contribute to turning this trek into an unforgettable experience.

From Kathmandu we fly to Lukla, and the adventure begins as we land at its tiny airstrip. We head towards Namche bazaar via. Phakding which is the trading post with many markets and it helps to acclimatize in readiness for the heights you will achieve on the trek ahead of you. We reach to the Kangma la pass(5535 m) via. Tengboche, Dingboche and Chukung. It is also the highest pass of the trek. We trek to Lobuche, Gorak shep and to the Everest Base Camp. early morning we climb to Kala Pattar for wonderful views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Makalu and many other high peaks. We trek to Cho-La pass(5420 m) and view impressive Mt. Ama Dablam, Kangtega, Thamserku and Rolwaling Valley. Trek to Gokyo Ri and we can see those beautiful mountains as seen in Kala Pattar. We trek to our last pass i.e. Renjo-La pass with greater view of himalayas. we trek back to Lukla or a flight to Kathmandu for departure. This three week long Everest Three High Passes Trek arranged by Everest Buddha Treks Pvt. Ltd. offers a great adventure for trekkers and climbers alike with great memory.

Itinerary:

Day 1: Greetings at Kathmandu Airport, 1320 m, Transfer to hotel.
Day 2: Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding
Day 3: Phakding trekking to Namche Bazzar, 5-6 hours trek
Day 4: Acclimatization Day - Namche Bazaar
Day 5: Trek to Tengboche, 5-6 hours trek
Day 6: Trek to Dingboche, 5-6 hours trek
Day 7: Rest day in Dingboche for the acclimatization
Day 8: Dingboche to Chhukung, climb Chhukung Ri (5,546m), 6 – 7 hours
Day 9: Cross to Kongma La pass, trek to Lobuche (4940m/16,210ft): 10km, 6 - 7 hours
Day 10: Lobuche - Gorak Shep (5,160m/17,000ft) - Everest Base Camp (5,364m/17,594ft): Gorak Shep, 7-8 hrs
Day 11: Hike to Kala Patthar and trek to Dzongla, 6-7 hours trek
Day 12: Dzongla to Thanknak (4,830m) crossing Cho La Pass (5,368m) 6 hours
Day 13: Thanknak to Gokyo Lake (4,790m) 4 hours
Day 14: Gokyo sightseeing
Day 15: Gokyo to Renjo-La Pass (5,360m) descend to Marlung (4,210m) 7 hours
Day 16: Marlung to Namche Bazaar: 15km, 5 - 6 hours
Day 17: Trek from Namche bazzar to Lukla, 7 hours trek
Day 18: Lukla to Kathmandu: 40 minutes flight
Day 19: Sightseeing of Kathmandu valley UNESCO world heritage sites & trek Preparation
Day 20: Departure day

Cost Details:

Group Size:

1pax

Cost Per Person:

$ 1835

What's Included:

  • Airport Pick Up / Drop service
  • Air & ground transportation service
  • Star Hotel accommodation service
  • Tea house accommodation during trek
  • All meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during trek
  • All necessary paperwork and trekking permits (National Park Permit, TIMS)
  • Sightseeing Kathmandu by Licensed English speaking Tour guide
  • An experienced, english-speaking and government-licensed trek leader and assistant trek leader (4 trekkers: 1 assistant guide)
  • Porter service (2 trekkers= 1 porter)
  • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, domestic airfare and food and accommodation
  • Medical kit (carried by your trek leader)
  • All government and local taxes
  • Office service charge

What's Excluded:

  • International airfare and Nepal entry visa fee
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses and gear
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return than sceeduled itinerary
  • Tips for guide, Driver and staff
  • Others not mentioned in "What's Included"