Everest Three Passes Trek Highlights:-
Everest Three Passes Trek:-
Surely a trip which simply dedicates to altitude within the Himalayas of Nepal by Everest(highest) in Khumbu region. Crossing highest Pass being Gokyo(Highest) -
1) Kongma La Pass (5,535/18,159ft) - Highest
2) Cho La Pass (5420m/17,782ft)
3)Renjo La Pass (5,340m/17,520ft)
then to the foot of almighty Everest base camp, ascend Kala Patthar. Out of Pollution and noise to remote & unexplored Nangpa La Valley, the Sherpa village of Marlung & thereby the monastery village. This is simply a respectable benchmark ensured by the most respectable mountain region ever in existence.
|Day-01:(1,350m.)||Step on Kathmandu|
UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE
|Day-03:(2,860m.)||Lukla Flight& Phakding Trek,3-4 hrs.|
|Day-04:(3,438m.)||Namche Bazaar,5-6 hrs.|
|Day-09:(4,800m.)||Gokyo, Via Renjo La Pass,5-6 hrs.|
|Day-10:(5,357m.)||Gokyo Valley Acclimatization|
|Day-11:(4,750m.)||Thagnak, 4-5 hrs.|
|Day-12:(5,367m.)||Dzongla via Chola Pass,3-4 hrs.|
|Day-14:(5,545m.)||KalaPatthar, Then to Lobuhe|
|Day-15:(4,750m.)||Chukung Via Kongma la Pass|
|Day-16:(3,985m.)||Pangboche, 4-5 hrs.|
|Day-17:(3,440m.)||Namche Bazaar,6-7 hrs.|
|Day-19:(1,350m.)||Kathmandu flight,45 mins|
Day 06 : Trek to Thame (3,800m/12,464 ft.): 4-5 hrs walk
Day 07 : Trek to Lungden (4,600m/15,092 ft.): 5-6 hrs walk
Day 08 : Acclimatization day at Lungdeng
Day 09 : Trek to Gokyo (4800m/15,580 ft.) via Renjo La pass (5,388m/17,513 ft.): 5-6 hrs walk
Day 11 : Trek to Thagnak (4750 m/15,580 ft.): 4-5 hrs walk
Day 12 : Trek to to Dzongla (15, 939 ft.) via Cho La pass (5,367m/17,604 ft.): 7-8 hrs walk
Day 13 : Trek to Gorakshep (5,160m/16,929 ft.): 5-6 hrs walk
Day 14 : Trek to Kalapatthar (5545 m/18,192 ft.) to Lobuche (5545 m/18,192 ft): 8-9 hrs walk
Day 15 : Trek to Chukkung (4750m/15,580 ft.) via Kongma La pass (5535m/18,159ft): 6-7 hrs walk
Day 16 : Trek to Pangboche (3,985m/13,074 ft.): 4-5 hrs walk
Day-01: Step on Kathmandu(1,350M./4,429FT.)
From 1st step off to the land of Nepal, Completing our mandatory custom Formalities -Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu. Himalayan Traverse representative excited full of joy for you at the gate who will lead us to Hotel. Rest of the day taking rest to get recharged after the tiredness of the long flight.
4-landmarks, 3 UNESCO World Heritage Sites Visit with a Professional Licensed Person helping you know Kathmandu even deep historically. (Swayambhunath, Bauddhanath)- Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple, and Kathmandu Durbar Square. With the knowledge gained we make you actually feel welcomed the Night as a part of a family with a warm Nepalese cuisine at a welcome dinner hosted by Himalayan Traverse after knowing the team and getting to know our guides in person.
Overnight in Kathmandu.
INCLUDED MEALS: WELCOME DINNER
Day-03: Lukla (2,860 m/9,383 ft.) Flight: 45 min & Phakding Trek (2,651m/8,700ft): 3-4 hrs walk
A short scenic mountain-flight one of the best takes us to Lukla. Everest Base Camp journey starts with landing at Tenzing Hillary Airport gateway of Mountains. We start our hiking to Phakding, passing by Cheplung Village for the view of yet not ascended Khumbila(5760m). Overnight at Phakding.
Day-04: Namche Bazaar (3,438m/11,280 ft.)Trek: 5-6 hrs walk
Start our hike With Dudhkoshi river by, entrance to Sagarmatha National park. Reach Namche Bazaar being through pine forest north up the valley of Benkar which is also known as the “Gateway to Mount Everest”. View of Mount Everest and Mount Lhotse. Overnight at Namche Bazaar.
Day-05: Namche Bazaar Acclimatization
An acclimatization day. We can do activities as per your wish as it's the rest day at the main center of the region with markets & services to the possible extent. A short hike to Khumjung or Everest View Hotel and enjoying the view of the mighty Himalayas should do for the day. Experience the Sherpa culture and learn about mountaineering history by making a short visit to Sherpa Museum and Khumjung School nearby. Overnight at Namche Bazaar.
Day 06: Thame (3,800m/12,464 ft.): 4-5 hrs walk
After a day of acclimatization, today we head for Thame through a classical Everest Base Camp trail. After a straight walk of 4 or 5 hours the trail will lead us to Thame, an old and small Sherpa village with traditional people and culture. The interactions with Sherpa people there can be a lovely thing to do. Overnight at Thame.
Day 07: Lungden (4,600m/15,092 ft.): 5-6 hrs walk
Our next stop is Lungden. Today we pick our trail through dry lands. This will be an interesting walk for the trip as you can see the snow-caped peaks by you sides but no Sherpa villages as Thame was the last village in the valley. You will need to walk a bit uphill to reach our today’s destination. Overnight at Lungden.
Day 08: Lungdeng Acclimatization
Today we make a acclimatization to a 5,5400 meters hill for acclimatization near the Tibet border also known as Nangpa La. This will help us for the further walk tomorrow for Renjo La pass. Overnight at Lungdeng.
Day 09: Gokyo (4800m/15,580 ft.) via Renjo La pass (5,388m/17,513 ft.): 5-6 hrs walk
Today we start our day with a grand walk to the Land of Gokyo Lakes via Renjo La pass, our first pass in the trek. We also cross over the bridge over the river as we get into Gokyo Land. As we reach our destination, first of all we can see the amazing first lake of Gokyo. Walking a bit further ahead we can see the second lake and again comes the third lake. Today we spend our time enjoying the view of the magnificent lakes Gokyo and overnight later in Gokyo itself.
Day 10: Gokyo Valley Acclimatization
Today is the second acclimatization day of our trek which we will be doing in Gokyo as it is a wonderful and perfect place to acclimatize for our further trip too. As for today, we can hike to the fourth and fifth lake in Gokyo valley. The fifth lake is more popular among trekkers as it provides wonderful views of the slopes of Mount Everest too. After the hike of nearly 5 hours we overnight later in Gokyo Valley again.
Day 11: Thagnak (4750 m/15,580 ft.): 4-5 hrs walk
Early in the morning today we start our hike to Gokyo Ri, as it provides a magnificent view of the sunrise above the Himalayas. The highest mountain, Everest with all other neighboring mountains can be seen perfectly from Gokyo Ri. After spending some time in Gokyo Ri, we then head for Thagnak, our next stop for today. Overnight at Thagnak.
Day 12: Trek to to Dzongla (15, 939 ft.) via Cho La pass (5,367m/17,604 ft.): 7-8 hrs walk
So, today will be a little tough day for us as we need to get to Chola pass through vertical and steep glacier traverse, which will be our second pass in the trek. As the route may be a little -Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner slipper we must be cautious and alert. As we reach Chola pass we can again have the amaziong view of Himalayas from there and from Chola pass is comfortable way to Dzongla, our next stop. Overnight at Dzongla.
Day 13: Gorakshep (5,160m/16,929 ft.): 5-6 hrs walk
Our hike to Goraksherp is going to be an interesting one as well, as we can have the amazing views of the high mountain Mount Nuptse and Pumori by our side. We can also see Kala Patthar which is going to be our next destination for tomorrow. Overnight at Gorakshep.
Day 14: Trek to Kalapatthar (5,545 m/18,192 ft.) to Lobuche (5545 m/18,192 ft): 8-9 hrs walk
Today we make our way to Lobuche via Kalapatthar. As Kalapatthar provides an amazing view of sunrise with the panoramic view of the Himalayan Range, we head out early in the morning. We will then be spending some of our time on the top of the Kalapatthar for photography and enjoying the amazing view. After that we head for Lobuche, our next stop. Overnight at Lobuche.
Day 15: Chukkung (4750m/15,580 ft.) via Kongma La pass (5535m/18,159ft): 6-7 hrs walk
.Today is going be an interesting and important day as well, as we are going to cross the highest pass for the trek, Kongma La pass. So, our today’s hike will be a bit challenging too. We make our way through the Khumbu Glacier and climb uphill to cross the Kongma La pass. After the successful pass we descend to our next stop, Chukkung where we will be spending our night.
Day 16: Pangboche (3,985m/13,074 ft.): 4-5 hrs walk
After the making it to all the three big passes in Everest region, we today head to Pangboche as we descend downwards. Making our way through the dense rhododendron forests, this trail will lead us to Pangboche. Overnight at Pangboche.
Day 17: Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,280 ft.): 6-7 hrs walk
Descend Namche Bazaar crossing the rhododendron forests. With the natural beauty of the place and watching the smiley faces of Sherpa locals, we make our way down to Namche Bazaar. Overnight at Namche Bazaar.
Day 18: Lukla (2,800m/9,186 ft.): 6-7 hrs walk
Lukla today, making our way through the Sherpa villages. Rest at places like Phakding and after 1-2 hours, if needy, we reach Lukla for the flight back to Kathmandu early in the morning tomorrow. Overnight at Lukla.
Today we will be biding your farewell. Hoping we get to see you back in Nepal again as a family for another adventurous trip. We will take you to the International airport 3 hours before the scheduled flight and finally, you will depart back for your homeland!
Overnight in Kathmandu.
INCLUDED MEALS: Breakfast
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We first met Dorjee Sherpa in 2012 and did a trek with him to Langtang before it was devastated in the earthquake. We quickly fell in love with the himalayas, the Nepalese people, their culture, and Dorjee shepa. The Langtang trek was a beautiful trek and a great introductory to the…
September 29, 2022Matt massey, United States
Just got home from our second trek in the Himalayas with Dorjee sherpa. We treked to tengboche for the mani rimdu festival. The festival was incredible and the mountains are magnificent. Dorjee is a great guide and we really enjoyed staying at his Buddha lodge and meeting his wonderful family.
September 29, 2022Matt massey, United States
My family and friends from Maui completed a 10 day trek through Sagarmatha National Park to Tengboche to view the Mani Rimdu Festival in November . Our Guide Dorjee Sherpa and his associates arranged a fantastic trip for us. We stayed at his Buddha Lodge in Phakding and were treated very…
September 29, 2022Kevin Horan, Nepal
I spent very memorable days in the Everest region in Nepal. I used to dream to see this highest peak of the world and now I arrested it in my camera. My guide arranged everything and helped me a lot. He did not let me feel tired and boring.
September 29, 2022Austin, Netherlands Antilles