Everest three pass trek – Everest circuit high passes trek Khumbu Himalayas
Everest three pass trek a most excellent trail in the Everest region and that is very much admired. The views of the incredible high Himalayan peaks are awe-inspiring. The best part of the Everest 3 pass trek is that it can be done in the anticlockwise as well as clockwise direction. There are a lot of Buddhist monasteries, Chortens and Mani walls along the Everest high passes trekking route in Khumbu that are really striking. Trekkers can benefit from exploring the homeland of Sherpa, villages and understand its rich culture.
Everest high pass trek is known as the Everest circuit trek also. Trekkers cross three high pass Kongma La 5,535m, Cho La 5380m and Renjo La 5388m. In the same walking holiday trip travelers reach the Everest base camp 5360 m, Kala Patthar 5545m and Gokyo Lakes 4,790 meters also. Everest high pass trek categorized as a challenging trek. In high passes altitude the trekkers must be extra careful to avoid getting injured during Everest circuit trek. It is only best option in Everest for experience hikers or climbers to discover all corners of Khumbu region in single trip. Crossing the Khumbu glacier and Ngozumpa glacier by walking offers stunning view of EBC, Khumbu ice-fall and mount Cho Oyu and longest glacier in the Himalayas.
The Everest three pass trek is the embodiment of real trekking experience in Nepal. It is necessary that you have to have a professional guide and support staff to make this trip success. There are a lot of places which are in the isolated parts of the Himalayas. Exploring such isolated corners of Himalayas is an amazing experience. Tea house facility available along Everest 3 pass trail but it can be enjoyed as a camping trek too. Guide and support staffs are necessary by the side of the trekkers.
Everest three pass trek cost us dollar for foreigners per person basic
Service package cost US$: 575 (guide, porter, permit, bed, pickup and drop)
Everest three pass trek full board package cost US$: 1345
Mount Everest three pass trek itinerary
Day 01: Arrival day at Kathmandu
Day 02: Flight to Lukla then trek to Phakding 2610 meters / 8563 feet
Day 03: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar 3440 meters / 11286 feet
Day 04: Rest day at Namche for acclimatization, hike to Everest view point 3880 meters
Day 05: Trek to Tengboche 3860 meters / 12664 feet
Day 06: Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche 4410 meters / 14468 feet
Day 07: Trek from Dingboche to Chhukung 4730 meters / 15518 feet
Day 08: Trek to Lobuche 4910m via Kongma La 5535 meters.
Day 09: Trek to Gorak Shep 5,140 meters and explore Everest base camp 5360 meters
Day 10: Hike Kala Patthar 18208 feet then trek to Dzongla 4830 meters / 15846 feet
Day 11: Trek to Gokyo Lakes 4790 meters via Cho la Pass 5420 meters / 17782 feet
Day 12: Hiking to Gokyo Ri 5360m and Gokyo valley excursion
Day 13: Trek from Gokyo to Lungde 4368 meters via Renjo Pass 5360 meters.
Day 14: Trek from Lungde to Thame village 3820 meters / 12532 feet
Day 15: Trekking form Thame to Namche Bazaar 3440m
Day 16: Trek from Namche to Lukla 2860 meters / 9383 feet
Day 17: Flight to Kathmandu then transfer to hotel
Day 18: Transfer you to airport for departure
What’s included in given cost?
Airport pickup and drop service by private vehicle
3 star hotel in Kathmandu for two nights twin sharing BB basic
Round trip flights Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu worth US$330
Full board meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) during the trek
Best lodge accommodation during trekking period twin sharing basic
Professional English speaking guide trained by Government of Nepal
Highly experience staffs (2 guests: 1 porter basic)
Trekking route map, trip achievement certificate
Sagarmatha national park permit and TIMS card
Government taxes & office service charge