• Everest Three High Pass Trek

Everest Three High Pass Trek

Overview

Trip Facts

  •    Country: Nepal
  •    Trip grade: Difficult
  •    Destination: Nepal
  •    Activities: Trekking
  •    Accommodation: Hotel/ Tea house
  •    Meals: Full board on trek
  •    Maximum altitude: 5545m
  •    Group size: Min 1
  •    Best Season: Sept to Nov, Mar to May

Trip Higlights

  • World's Dangerous airport Lukla
  • Namche
  • Dingboche
  • Sunrise from Kala Patthar
  • Gokyo Lake
  • Three passes Rengo-La pass. Cho-La Pass, Kongma-La pass

Trip Information

Everest High Pass trek

Everest Three Pass Trek is Harder And difficult trek according to the categorized of trekking in Nepal as compared to Normal Everest Base Camp trek. Normally Everest High trek finished within 17 to 20 days and the scenery from the pass and Gokyo lake is amazing. During Everest high pass trek we cross Kongma La Pass(5535m), Chola pass(5420m) and Renjo Pass( 5340m) and other three Famous viewpoints Kalapatthar(5545m), Everest Base Camp(5364m) and Gokyo Ri(5357m) fascinating your holiday. This trek will be the gems of the Khumbu region and better for the true adventure seeker who is searching for Challenging trek in Nepal.

Everest high pass trekking you can explore Breathing mountain view, Sherpa Home village and lifestyle with culture, Lots of old Tibetan Monasteries, Different Flora and Fauna. It makes complete Full circuit from Namche(the Gateway of Everest) so you can explore different way and no need to bored from the same way and same view. You can complete Everest three pass trekking in a clockwise or anticlockwise direction. High level of Fitness and good Physical condition with pre-exercise required for this trek. Spring(March April and May) and Autumn(September, October, And November) is the best season to do this trek but we( Mission Himalaya Treks And Expeditions) welcome and organize you this trek throughout the year but sometime in winter the snow level high and block some pass and cannot complete this trek fully. If you search for comfortable and Moderate fitness trek you can choose traditional Everest Base Camp trek 12 days. or Everest View trek 7 days. 

 

Everest three passes trek itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival day in Kathmandu transfer to hotel{1300m/4264ft} (20 minutes driving).
Day 02: Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing and preparation for the trek(6 hours sightseeing).
Day 03: Flight to Lukla(2805m) and Trek to Phakding(2651m/8700ft){ 20 minutes drive, 40 minutes flight and 3 to 4 hours trekking}
Day 04: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar(3440m/11280ft){5 to 6 hours trekking}
Day 05: Acclimatization or rest day at Namche Bazaar.
Day 06: Trek from Namche to Tengboche(3860m/12660ft){5 to 6 hours trekking}
Day 07: Trek from Tyangboche to Dingboche(4360m){5 to 6 hours trekking}
Day 08: Acclimatization day or rest day. 
Day 09: Trek from Dingboche to Chhukung(4750m/15580ft)Hike to Chhukung RI(5546m){6-7 hours trekking}
Day 10: Trek from Chhukung to Lobuche(4940m/16210ft) via Kongma la Pass(5535m/18159ft){7-8 hours trekking}
Day 11: Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep(5170m/16961ft). Afternoon Explore Everest Base Camp(5364m/17594ft){6-7 hours trekking}
Day 12: Morning Hike to Kala Patthar(5545m/18192ft) and trek from Gorakshep to Lobuche(4940m/16207ft){7 hours trekking}
Day 13: Trek from Lobuche To Dzongla(4830m/15850ft){3-4 hours trekking.
Day 14: Trek to Gokyo(4800m/15580ft) Via Chola Pass{5368m/17611ft}{8 hours trekking}
Day 15: Rest Day in Gokyo. Hiking Gokyo RI(5357m/15575ft){3-4 hours hiking)
Day 16: Trek from Gokyo to Marlung(4210m/ 13810ft) Via Renjo la Pass(5360m/17585ft){7-8 hours trekking}
Day 17: Trek from Marlung to Namche Bazaar(5 to 6 hours trekking)
Day 18: Trek From Namche to Lukla(7 hours trekking)
Day 19: Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel{35 minutes flight and 20 minutes driving)
Day 20: the departure of Extend Your holiday. 

Detail Itinerary

Detailed itinerary for Everest three passes trek:


Day 01: Arrival day in Kathmandu transfer to hotel{1300m/4264ft} (20 minutes driving).
During your arrival time in Nepal Tribhuvan International Airport(TIA) one of Mission Himalaya Treks and Expeditions Pvt. Ltd representative will welcome you to the arrival gate with your Name card printed in a paper. After there he will transfer you to your hotel. In the afternoon you can explore around Thamel is a popular touristic hub of Nepal. In the evening we will treat you as a typically Nepali local cuisine in a restaurant in Thamel with Free Cultural Dance show. Overnight at Kathmandu.


Accommodation: 3 -star category Hotel/ Meals Included: Welcome Dinner/ Transportation: private vehicle/ Activities: None.


Day 02: Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing and preparation for the trek(6 hours sightseeing).
Your second day in the Himalayan country Nepal. After breakfast then our tour to explore Kathmandu starts around 9:30 am- the day of exploring World Heritage Sites from UNESCO. First, we will be sightseeing the Architecturally rich and the cluster of temple place Kathmandu Durbar Square with Living Goddes"Kumari". Second, we will sightsee around The centra Stupa of Kathmandu"'Swoyambhunath". Tourists also called it by the name of Monkey temple is another attraction point which was more than 3000 years old influenced by Nepali Buddhism. Then we will drive to The Biggest Stupa around the world called Boudhanath Stupa. then we will lunch there first. After lunch, we will explore Boudhnath stupa and holy pond near there. Finally, we will explore the last sightseeing point for today is a holy place for world Hinduist people. The Pashupatinath temple. There are many tourists who went to see the cremation of people. How people do ceremony after die. Then we finished our sightseeing and come back to the hotel. Evening we will introduce you to your guide and check your equipment for trekking and briefing about your trekking. overnight at Kathmandu.


Accommodation: 3 -star category Hotel/ Meals Included: Welcome Dinner/ Transportation: private vehicle/ Activities: None.


Day 03: Flight to Lukla(2805m) and Trek to Phakding(2651m/8700ft){ 20 minutes drive, 40 minutes flight and 3 to 4 hours trekking}
Today is your first day of trekking in the mountain of Nepal. Early morning after breakfast we will drive 20 minutes to Tribhuvan International Airport Domestic Terminal for flight to Lukla. After the flight to Lukla around 35-40 minutes on a tiny airstrip, we will meet our porter there. then he will prepare your luggage and we can rest there or lunch depends on our flight time. Then we will trek to Phakding through the valley of Dudhkoshi river with the view of Himalayan peaks KusumKangaru, Mt. Khumbila{18901ft} can see on the way. Lots of Vegetation and Suspension bridges we can see during our trekking. Khumbila mountain is a holy mountain which not allows climbing for anyone. Overnight at Phakding after four hours trekking. 


Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner/ Transportation: private vehicle, flight / Activities: Trekking/ Distance: 8 km



Day 04: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar(3440m/11280ft){5 to 6 hours trekking}
Our second day of trekking until lunch is mixed of uphill downhill and gradually flat. On the way we can see climbing peak Thamserku{21675ft} from Totok and Benkar. Today we cross lots of suspension bridge time to time over Dudh Koshi River what comes from Khumbu Glacier. In Monju where we can see Sagarmatha National park gate. we can check or prepare our permit of trekking then 15 min downhill to Jorsalle village and Lunch there on the Bank of Dudhkoshi River. After lunch, we will again cross river 2 times and uphill totally to Namche village. In the middle we can rest a popular viewpoint where we can see first Mt. Everest also called first Everest viewpoint. Overnight at Namche.


 Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner/ Transportation: None/ Activities: Trekking/ Distance: 11 km



Day 05: Acclimatization or rest day at Namche Bazaar.
Today is our first rest day in our trekking. After 3000 m we need to rest one day to acclimatize in high altitude. Today we can either explore Namche is the gateway of Everest or the capital of the Khumbu region. Afternoon you can go to the Sherpa museum to explore Sherpa culture and mountain tradition. Or if you love hiking today after breakfast we can go to Everest View Hotel( the Highest star altitude hotel in the world). After coffee time and rest in the Everest view, we will go to Khumjung and Khumde to explore Khumjung Monastery. where people believe that can see the Head of Yeti. Khumjung is the House of Mountain climbers. There is one popular school called Hillary school. after explore there we will go to Khumde. Popular Hillary Hospital there. finally, lunch there and back to Namche for overnight.


 

Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner/ Transportation: None / Activities: Hiking.


Day 06: Trek from Namche to Tengboche(3860m/12660ft){5 to 6 hours trekking}
After one day acclimatization at Namche today trek till Phungi-Thanka is easy. On the way, we can see lots of chortens and an old man construct trekking trail by a donation by Trekkers. if you love this way you can donate there too. Today way until there is flat and downhill. after crossing the Bride at Phungi-Thanka we will lunch at the bank of the river. then climbing until Tyangbhe around 2 hours. the way is little difficult with the forest of Rhododendron and other trees. Finally the largest Monastery of the Everest region we will reach. From there you can see the majestic mountain peaks like Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Amadablam, Thamserku and Kwong-de. In the evening we can explore Monastery. Overnight at Tengboche. 


 Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner/ Transportation: None/ Activities: Trekking/ Distance: 10 km


Day 07: Trek from Tyangboche to Dingboche(4360m){5 to 6 hours trekking}
Today after breakfast in front of Thamserku Mountain we will trek down to Deboche along the forest of Rhododendron, Conifers and other trees. After Deboche we will cross the Dudh Koshi river and uphill to Pangboche. Pangboche is a popular place for Monastery and the view of Amadablam. the people who climb Amadablam they separate way from there. Then we will trek to Somare. Today our trekking is more enjoying the panoramic view of Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Lhotse-sar, Thamseku< Kangtega and Amadablam with Tabuche and backside Kwangde. After Somare, we move toward Imja valley. And finally, climb to Dingboche. This village is huge and wide with lots of chortens and prayers flags/Buddhist flags. Overnight there. 


 

 Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner/ Transportation: None/ Activities: Trekking/ Distance: 9 km


Day 08: Acclimatization day or rest day. 
The most popular destination in Everest Base camp trekkers and Island peak climbers and also for three pass trekkers. The most beautiful wide village with some potato and buckwheat farmland. Today we explore Dingboche or hike to Nagsarkang peak to explore the majestic view of Mt. Makalu and Lhotse with Cholatse, Tabuche, Amadablam, etc. If you hike on the top viewpoint of Nagsarkang you are fully acclimatized and well sleep tonight. overnight at Dingboche.


 Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner/ Transportation: None/ Activities: Hiking Nagsarkang peak.


Day 09: Trek from Dingboche to Chhukung(4750m/15580ft)Hike to Chhukung RI(5546m){6-7 hours trekking}
Today after breakfast our trail follows the Imja valley and glaciers. From there we can see enchanting vistas of Amphu Lapsa and Ama Dablam Himalayan peaks with Island peak. we can cross some ice streams. After 2 hours of trekking, we will reach Chhukung and lunch there. later on, we begin our trek to Chhukung Ri. Climb to Chhukung RI little tough than trekking we slightly climb to the top and see lots of snow-capped mountains and back to Chhukung to sleep overnight.


 Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner/ Transportation: None/ Activities: Trekking and Hiking/ Distance of trekking: 14 km



Day 10: Trek from Chhukung to Lobuche(4940m/16210ft) via Kongma la Pass(5535m/18159ft){7-8 hours trekking}
Today we wake up around 4 am and take breakfast and packing some lunch for the way. Today trek is the most higher point during our whole trip. We walk through the Nuptse glacier and some glacier streams. At the top of Pass, we can see lots of prayers flag. After there descend from the pass is the most difficult trekking trail because of slippery trails. Finally, we touch Khumbu glacier and reach to Lobuche. If you do not like to pass Kongma la you can go to Lobuche from Chhukung and Dingboche via Thukla. Overnight at Lobuche. 


Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner/ Transportation: None/ Activities: Trekking and Hiking/ Distance of trekking: 10 km


Day 11: Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep(5170m/16961ft). Afternoon Explore Everest Base Camp(5364m/17594ft){6-7 hours trekking}
Today is the most important day in our trekking because we will reach Mt. Everest base camp. The world's highest Mountain. The morning we will walk through Khumbu and Changri Glacier with the Enchanting Himalayan Vistans of Mt. Everest, Nuptse, and Pumori. After lunch, we will check-in room in Gorakhshep and trek with a daypack to Everest Base camp. It takes around 3-4 hours. Explore Everest base camp we can see Khumbu Glacier, Khumbu Icefall and The Majestic mountain like Khumbutse, Changtse, Everest South cool and Nuptse. remember that you cannot see Mt. Everest from the Everest base camp. You believe after this trek. After visiting the Everest base camp we will back to Gorakshep for overnight stay. 


Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner/ Transportation: None/ Activities: Trekking and Hiking/ Distance of trekking: 13 km


Day 12: Morning Hike to Kala Patthar(5545m/18192ft) and trek from Gorakshep to Lobuche(4940m/16207ft){7 hours trekking}
Early in the morning before sunrise, we will hike to Kala Patthar to see the stunning Sunrise in mt. Everest. The sunlight view in Everest is so shining and remarkable. Continuously we can see snow-capped majestic mountain 360-degree including 3 world's highest mountain Lhotse, Makalu, and Everest with 100 of other peaks. after sunrise, we will back to Gorakshep and take breakfast. Then we will back our trek to Lobuche. Some trekkers who saw the sunset in KalaPatthar will see the sunrise from the Everest Base camp this morning. its longer for them. Overnight at Lobuche.


Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner/ Transportation: None/ Activities: Hiking and trekking/ Distance of trekking: 7 km


Day 13: Trek from Lobuche To Dzongla(4830m/15850ft){3-4 hours trekking.
After taking base camp memory today our trekking easy and short in comparison to another day. We will trek downhill to Khumbu glacier around 40 minutes and change our trail to Chola pass side while normal base Camp trekkers go to Pheriche today. today we can see Awi peak and Cholatsho lake during the trekking Near Dzongla. later on near Dzongla we cross the wooden bridge in Chola Stream and reach to Dzongla. Overnight Dzongla. 


Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner/ Transportation: None/ Activities: trekking/ Distance of trekking: 6 km


Day 14: Trek to Gokyo(4800m/15580ft) Via Chola Pass{5368m/17611ft}{8 hours trekking}
Another Harder in our trekking is today. early morning around $ am we will take our breakfast in the lodge and climb uphill to the Chola pass. If you are lucky you can see Snow leopard. Our backside Amadablam and in front of Cholatse. the climb up to Chola pass a little is tricky because of Glacier lake on the top. Hire the experienced guide from Mission Himalaya Treks helps to easy finding the way even the snow level is Thick. At the top of the Chola pass, we can see lots of Tibetan or Buddhism Flags and stunning views of Himalayas. After there we will down to Thaknak. Then lunch there. After lunch, we will trek to Gokyo through Ngozumpo Glaciers. This is the longest glacier of Nepal. Short trekking from there we will pass the second lake and reach the third lake or Main Gokyo lake. We will stay overnight on the Bank of this lake.


 

Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner/ Transportation: None/ Activities: trekking/ Distance of trekking: 8 km


Day 15: Rest Day in Gokyo. Hiking Gokyo RI(5357m/15575ft){3-4 hours hiking)
Today after breakfast we will hike to Gokyo RI to see the Vista of Himalayas. According to trekkers experience the Gokyo Ri is the best viewpoint to see Everest. Cho-Oyu(8201m), Everest, Gyachung Kang, Lhotse, Nuptse, and Makalu can see from there. After the rest few moments we back to Gokyo. If you like more excursion you can go forth and the fifth lake in the afternoon. otherwise, you can rest today. Overnight at Gokyo Third Lake.


Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner/ Transportation: None/ Activities: trekking/ Distance of trekking: 8 km


Day 16: Trek from Gokyo to Marlung(4210m/ 13810ft) Via Renjo la Pass(5360m/17585ft){7-8 hours trekking}
Today long trekking again in High altitude and one of the last pass of this trekking. Morning wakes up so early and take the breakfast> Today trekking alone the Dudh Pokhari Lake and can explore Rolwaling Himalayan vistas today. Gokyo RI, Gokyo Lake and Gokyo Village with Ngozumpa glacier can see from the pass. After the pass, we will reach Angladumba Tsho Lake, Rengo and Relama Lake. We will reach to Lumde and trek to Marlung finally on the Bank of Bhote Koshi river. 


Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner/ Transportation: None/ Activities: trekking/ Distance of trekking: 11 km


Day 17: Trek from Marlung to Namche Bazaar(5 to 6 hours trekking)
At the beginning of the trek, we will take the breakfast and descent to Thame. Thame is the trail famous for Tibetan traders before. We cross the Bhote Koshi river and go to Taranga Downhill. Famous Goma can see from Thame in the west direction. After some hours trekking, we will reach the capital of Khumbu or Namche the biggest village in Everest Trekking. Overnight at Namche.


Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner/ Transportation: None/ Activities: trekking/ Distance of trekking: 15 km


Day 18: Trek From Namche to Lukla(7 hours trekking)
Today is the final day of trekking Everest High Passes. After taking the breakfast at Namche we will descend trek to Jorsalle through forest and trekking lots of uphill flat and downhill with some Pine and Rhododendron trek with panoramic mountain view of Kwongde, Thamserku and Kusum Kangaru with the bank of Bhote Koshi riverside and trek through the valley we will reach Lukla at afternoon. Then we will confirm our ticket to Back to Kathmandu. evening you can invite your trekking staff for farewell dinner at the moment of a succession of your trekking. Overnight in Lukla.


Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner/ Transportation: None/ Activities: trekking/ Distance of trekking: 19 km


Day 19: Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel{35 minutes flight and 20 minutes driving)
During the weather and safety the flight from Lukla to Kathmandu usually in the morning. After breakfast in Lukla, we will go to Pasang Lhamu airport and fly back to Kathmandu and the guide brings you to the hotel. Afternoon you can shopping and massage according to your needs. In the evening one of our office representatives meets you to share your trekking experience with us. Then he will provide you a certificate from our company Mission Himalaya Treks And Expeditions on the behalf of Succession of Everest three pass Trek. Overnight at Kathmandu.


Accommodation: 3- star Category Hotel / Meals Included: Breakfast / Transportation: Flight and Private Vehicle/ Activities: None


Day 20: the departure of Extend Your holiday. 
Today You can take your breakfast freely in our hotel. You are a hurry to go back to your sweet home. We hope our hospitality and the Himalayan ranges attract you to come back again with your friends and relatives. One of our Mission Himalaya TYreks And Expeditions Representative will drop you the Tribhuvan International Airport(TIA) International Terminal 3 hours before your flight according to Nepali airport rule and check-in time. Enjoy your flight to your sweet home. Finish the trip.


Accommodation: None/ Meals Included: Breakfast / Transportation: Private Vehicle/ Activities: None.


 

Cost Details

What is included?

  • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle including before and after the trek
  • Tourist standard hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast as per the itinerary
  • Teahouse accommodation during the trekking as per the itinerary
  • Meals on full board (breakfast, lunch & dinner, and a cup of hot drink per meal) during the trekking
  • All ground transportation on comfortable private vehicles as per the itinerary
  • Domestic flights (Kathmandu- Lukla -Kathmandu including the guide) with all applicable taxes
  • An experienced, English-speaking and government-licensed trekking guide and his/her assistant(s) (every 6 trekkers 1 assistant guide) with meals, accommodation, salary, and insurance
  • Strong, experienced  porter(s) (every 2 trekkers 1 porter) with all meals, accommodation, salary, and insurance
  • Down jacket and sleeping bag (to be returned after trip completion)
  • All necessary paperwork and trekking permits (National Park Permit, TIMS)
  • Comprehensive first aid medical kit (carried by your trek guide)
  • Complimentary welcome or farewell dinner at a cultural restaurant in Kathmandu (Optional)
  • All government and local taxes, company service charges

What is not included?

  • Nepal visa fee, International air tickets, travel and medical insurance, emergency evacuation costs
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from the mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu (also in the case of early returns or late departures than the scheduled itinerary)
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, extra drinks, battery charge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, hot shower, etc.)
  • Tips for guide(s), porter(s) and driver(s)

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Customer Reviews


EBC+ Chola Pass+ Gokyo

chan Ting | Hongkong, China

Rating: 5

We (4people) went Ebc trekking with Birendra. He was very nice and professional that leading us to complete the trek. We (2 people) also completed the Chola pass which is very difficult in winter!


Strong porters appreciated

Alexander Alfonso | Madrid Spain.

Rating: 5

Perfect services good resilience. Outstanding Tour leader, guide and strong porters. Choice them and you will get a wonderful trip to Nepal.do not forget to choose this company if you will going to traveling to Nepal Tibet and Bhutan.

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