Everest- 3 passes trek is one of the most adventurous treks in Everest region. It covers a cross of different high passes which are not counted on the standard Everest trail. The high passes are Renjola (5388 M), Cho La (5380M), and Kongma (5535M).
Everest base camp trek via crossing three high passes is designed for adventurers. It is popular for its spectacular sceneries of surrounding mountains. Here risk involves while crossing the glaciated crevasses. The continuous trekking on the mountain can be tiresome. After long day of trekking, the hospitality and service offered the local inhabitants (Sherpa) can make your night pleasant.
Major highlight of this trek are three major passes. The Khumbu La passes is the highest pass them. Cho La pass is an interesting glacier crossing of Ngozumpa.Renjola pass is recently found by an experienced Sherpa. This is a combination of adventure and ethnic Himalayan culture at its best.
Kathmandu to Lukla by flight and trek to Phakding. Overnight at Phakding in Lodge (2830 M.) 3 – 4 hrs walk.
Phakding to Namche Bazar. Overnight at Namche Bazar in lodge (3440 M.), 5- 6 hrs. Walk.
Acclimatization day at Namche Bazar. Optional hike to Khumjung and Khunde village. Overnight at Namche Bazar in Lodge. (3440 M.)
Namche Bazar to Thame. Overnight at Thame in lodge (3800 M), 4 - 5 hrs walk.
Thame to Marlung. Overnight at Marlung in lodge (4137 M), 5 – 6 hrs walk.
Marlung to Lungdeng. Overnight at Lungdeng in lodge (4600 M),5 – 6 hrs walk.
Lungdeng to Renjo – La. (5465 M) to Gokyo lake (4800 M).Overnight at Gokyo in lodge (4790M), 5 – 6 hrs walk
Relax day at Gokyo Lake. Overnight at Gokyo in lodge.
Hike to Gokyo – RI (5330 M) and trek to Thaknak (4750 M).Overnight at Thaknak 6- 7 hrs walk.
Thaknak to Cho – La pass (5367 M) and trek to Dzongla (4850 M).Overnight at Dzonla in lodge 6 -7 hrs walk.
Dzongla to Gorakshep. Overnight at Gorakshep in lodge (5160 M) -5 -6 hrs walk
Gorakshep to Everest base camp (5357 M) and return to Lobuche for overnight. 6 - 7 hrs walk
:- Lobuche to Kongma – La (5535 M) - Chhukung. Overnight at Chhukung (4730 M) 6 -7 hrs walk.
Chhukung to Tengboche.Overnight at Tyangboche in lodge (3867 M) 6 -7 hrs walk
Tyangboche to Monjo. Overnight at Monjo in lodge (2680 M) 6- 7 hrs. Walk.
Monjo to Lukla. Overnight at Lukla in Lodge (2800 M) 6- 7 hrs walk
Fly from Lukla back to Kathmandu.
The above Itinerary is the standard that we offer. It can be customized as per your particular requirements and interests.