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Everest 3 High Pass Trekking

This is one of Nepal's most famous treks, set amongst breathtaking high mountain scenery. Crossing three spectacular high passes between 5,330m and 5,535m makes this trek both challenging and rewarding. The Everest region is certainly the world's finest high mountain zone. Magnificent landscapes, imposing and prestigious peaks, tapering ridges and colourful villages contribute to turning this trek into an unforgettable experience. The route takes you through the high Khumbu Mountains - Sherpa country - before arriving at the foot of Everest.

Trip Facts
  • Difficulty : Strenous
  • Duration: 19 Days
  • Trip Grade :
  • Destinations : Nepal
  • Activities : Trekking
  • Departure Date :
  • Best Seasons :Mar - May; Sep - Dec
  • Highest Altitude :5554 m
  • Start - End :Kathmandu - Kathmandu

This is one of Nepal's most famous treks, set amongst breathtaking high mountain scenery. Crossing three spectacular high passes between 5,330m and 5,535m makes this trek both challenging and rewarding. The Everest region is certainly the world's finest high mountain zone. Magnificent landscapes, imposing and prestigious peaks, tapering ridges and colourful villages contribute to turning this trek into an unforgettable experience. The route takes you through the high Khumbu Mountains - Sherpa country - before arriving at the foot of Everest. The Kala Pathar (5,554m) ascent is one of the highlights of this trek and boasts an absolutely stunning summit panorama: Ama Dablam, Nuptse, Lhotse and the dark Everest pyramid, the world’s highest mountain (8,848m). The views from Gokyo Lakes and Gokyo Ri (peak) also offer extraordinary views. From these positions we have a totally different perspective, we see an ‘even larger’ Everest. This trek offers so many stunning views and great experiences, undoubtedly you will be left with memories to cherish for the rest of your life.

Day 01 - Arrive in Kathmandu. At Kathmandu International Airport, you will be met by a Trek Nepal representative and transferred to your hotel (on request). In the evening you will meet your travel group at Trek Nepal's Sales office for a pre-trip departure meeting.
Day 02 - Fly to Lukla (45mins) trek to Monjo Alt. 2,840m / 9,315ft. (4 1/2 hrs)
Day 03 - Trek to Namche Bazaar Alt. 3,440m / 11,283ft. (5hrs)
Day 04 - Acclimatization day.
Day 05 - Trek to Tyangboche (2hrs exploring) trek to Debuche Alt. 3,820m / 12,529ft. (5hrs)
Day 06 - Trek to Dingboche Alt. 4,410m / 14,465ft. (4 1/2 hrs)
Day 07 - Acclimatization day.
Day 08 - Trek to Chhukung and Chhukung Ri (peak) Alt. 4,730m / 15,514ft. (4 1/2 hrs)
Day 09 - Trek over Kongma La Pass (5,535m) & trek to Labuche Alt. 4,910m / 16,104ft. (6 1/2 hrs)
Day 10 - Trek to Everest Base Camp (5,364m) trek to Gorakshep Alt. 5,140m / 16,859ft. (8hrs)
Day 11 - Ascend Kala Pathar (5,554m) & trek to Zongla Alt. 4,830m / 15,842ft. (8hrs)
Day 12 - Trek over Cho La Pass (5,330m) & trek to Thagnag Alt. 4,700m / 15,416ft. (5hrs)
Day 13 - Trek to Gokyo Alt. 4,790m / 15,711ft. (2hrs)
Day 14 - Exploration day (explore 5th Lake and Gokyo Ri (5,360m)
Day 15 - Trek over Renjo La Pass (5,345m) & trek to Ledgen Alt. 4,560m / 14,956ft. (6hrs)
Day 16 - Trek to Thame (visit a monastery) Alt. 3,820m / 12,592ft. (5hrs)
Day 17 - Trek to Monjo Alt. 2,840m / 9,315ft. (6hrs)
Day 18 - Trek to Lukla Alt. 2,840m / 9,315ft. (4hrs)
Day 19 - Fly back to Kathmandu (45mins)

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Cost Includes

  • Flight between Kathmandu and Lukla
  • International & domestic airport transfers as per the itinerary.
  • Internal transport and flight within Nepal as per the itinerary.
  • 3 meals a day while trekking (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) as indicated by the itinerary.
  • Accommodation while trekking in twin sharing basis tents or local lodges / guesthouses.
  • All trekking and climbing related permit & fees.
  • Professional English speaking guides and porters.

Cost Excludes

  • International air fare to/ from Nepal.
  • Lunch and dinner prior to the trek, please allow US$ 20 per day.
  • Meals at airports and whilst in Kathmandu/ Pokhara - allow per day.
  • Entry Visa fees - at present for 15 day, US$ 40 for 30 day, and US$ 100 for three month visa on entry into Nepal.
  • Insurance which covers, medical, emergency evacuation, lost, theft expenses.
  • Drinks: both alcoholic and bottled other than sterilized drinking water.
  • Laundry fees.
  • All foods and beverages other than on the itinerary. 
  • Personal gear and expenses.
  • Tips and gratitude provided to staff.