Three Pass Trekking is famous for its most thrilling experience in the Everest region of Nepal, which gives you amazing topography of the entire snow-capped peaks that rises along with the stunning view of Mt. Everest, Cho-yu, Makalu and Lhotse. This trek of the Everest region offers you the exciting views of various cultural and religious values of Nepalese people. Along with this trek, you will cross 5000m altitude including Chola-La (5420m), Renjo La (5446m) and Kongma La (5535m). In the course of your trekking, you will have various opportunities to experience the exhilarating views of four famous mountains in Nepal; Mt Everest (8848m), Cho-yu (8201m), Makalu (8463m) and Lhotse (8516m). This hike provides an opportunity to visit seven superb destinations over 5000 meters, they are Everest Base Camp, Renjo La, Chola, Kongmala, Chukung Ri, Gokyo Ri, and Kalapathar.
The stunning views of Everest Base camp, Renjo pass, Gokyo Ri, Gokyo Lakes, Kalapatthar, Namche Bazaar and so on throughout the trail make your trekking one of the sweet memory in your life. Along with the beautiful view of the mountains, you’ll also have the opportunity to experience the lifestyle of Sherpa people. There is a beautiful Sherpa village of Marlung and the ancient monastery village of Thame which provides you a wonderful opportunity to feel the uniqueness. This journey begins with an exciting flight to Lukla from Kathmandu. Along the trail, you will stay at Namche Bazaar for acclimation and complete your trail by coming down to Lukla via Thyangboche monastery by making a big circle to complete the three passes.
Everest Base Camp trek
Trek around the entire Everest region
Bhotekoshi, Gokyo, Khumbu, and Imja Tse
Mt. Everest view
Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu
After arriving at Tribhuvan International Airport, our staff will greet you and drop you at your hotel. In the evening, our staff will provide you with a brief detail of the Three Pass Trekking.
Day 2: Fly to Lukla (trek to Pakhding)
Another day after early breakfast we will take a domestic flight to Lukla. As you reach to Lukla you can officially begin your trail towards Bhaise Kharka. You’ll fresh here watching the beautiful natural scenery.
Day 3: Trek to Namche Bazaar
Today, we will head toward Namche Bazaar. This trail passes through pine forest, along the Dudh Koshi River. You will cross frequent suspension bridges and make a gentle trail to the Monjo and Jorsole. In the meantime you will have an extraordinary view of Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Kusum Khangru. Almost three hours of walking through the pine forest take you to the beautiful village of Namche Bazaar. Overnight at Namche Bazaar.
Day 4: Namche Acclimatization
Due to intense mountain sickness, you will stay as a rest day in Namche Bazaar and explore the entire city. We’ll visit historical places like museums and different towns; Khumjung and Kongde.
Day 5: Trek to Tengboche
The trail proceeds with various wild lives spot of musk deer (a herd of Himalayan Thar), colorful pheasant (Danphe, National bird). Walking along the Dudh Koshi River and different beautiful pine forest, we reach to Tengboche. You will have a great opportunity to visit the ancient Tengboche monastery with the beautiful foundation of Ama Dablam, Nuptse, Mt. Everest, and many other peaks. In the middle of October/November in full moon colorful Mani Rimdu celebration is held here with masked dancing and Tibetian musical drama in the religious community yard.
Day 6: Trek to Dingboche
In the morning, after the early breakfast, you will begin with a short descent, a little town with Chortens and Mani stone. We will have wonderful walking through tree line Further trail will follow dry and deserted hill and traditional Sherpa settlement like Pangboche and Shomare and finally reach to the Dingboche valley. You will stay overnight at Dingboche.
Day 7: Trek to Chhukung
From Dingboche, we continue our trek towards Chukung. It takes around 4 hours of the mountain climb. We will have a pleasant walk through the stone-walled fields and alpine landscapes.
Day 8: Trek to Loboche
We will trek towards the valley and reach Kongma La Pass. Our trail continues through the last descend path which is regarded as the most extreme path, turns north through Khumbu Glacier and takes us to Lobuche. Lebouche also offers us surprising views of Pumori and Nuptse Himal.
Day 9: Trek to Gorak Shep
The magnificent peak display on the north edge of Everest makes our trail pleasant. We can have some great views of stunning Himalayas; Mt. Pumori, Mahalangur, Lingtern, Khumbutse, Nuptse and many more. We'll take as much time as is needed examining the Khumbu icefall, visit ice territories and ice sheet part in Everest Base Camp, appreciate the considerable Himalayas.
Day 10: Trek to Kala Patthar
We trek to Kala Patthar to catch remarkable views of the first light of the sun shining on Mt. Everest. After several hours of walking, we will be at the pinnacle of Kala Patthar.
Day 11: Trek to Dragnak
We will begin our trekking towards Cho La Pass after having breakfast. We climb to a beautiful high mountain and reach to Cho La Pass. It is simply beautiful despite the fact that of the poor climate condition which can make this a difficult trek a few times.
Day 12: Gokyo Ri Climb
One of the ways leading to Everest Basecamp, the number of trekkers picked Gokyo trail to explore the region of Himalayas. It is the Buddhist region along with the better living resident. You will observe mountain peaks including Everest and its neighboring mountains.
Day 13: Trek to Renjo La
From Gokyo, we will be heading toward Renjo La Pass, which lies in the western part of the Everest Base Camp, which offers you an astonishing mountain view. This trek is renowned as a standout among another trek in Nepal. From the viewpoint of Gokyo Ri, you will be able to admire all the surrounding landscapes of different mountains such as; Mt Everest, Mt Amadablam, Mt Lhotse, Mt. Cho Oyu, Lhotse Star, Mt Makalu, Mt Pumori.
Day 14: Trek to Namche Bazaar
Early in the morning, we continue our trek towards Namche Bazaar. The trail goes through a few little towns including Chanakpa, Taranga and crosses the yak field to achieve Namche Bazaar.
Day 15: Trek to Lukla
We hike towards down and cross the Dudh Koshi River. This is the most heart touching and mesmerizing trekking. From there, we trek towards Phakding from the riverside. This finally leads you back to Lukla.
Day 16: Lukla to Kathmandu
Around 30-minute flight back to Kathmandu from Lukla. Our tour guide will help you to reach up to your hotel. Free time to explore Kathmandu.
Day 17: Relaxation day
Free time in Kathmandu leads you to explore new things. We can visit sacred places such as Pashupatinath, Swyambhunath and so on. It can provide a sense of relief to our inner soul.
Day 18: Final Departure
Our airport representative will check your flight tickets and transfer you to the airport two hours before your flight.
Inclusion / Exclusion
Airport Pickup and Drop
3 Nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu including breakfast
Flight from KTM- Lukla -KTM
Kathmandu valley sightseeing with English speaking professional tour guide
Meals (BLD including hot drinks and tea/coffee)
An English-speaking Professional guide and assistant & porters as per requirements
Trekking permit, National park & TIMS card fee
All wages, equipment, meal, medical and accident insurances for trekking staff
First aid medical kits for emergency
Frontier trek Duffle bag, T-shirt, or cap
Farewell dinner in Kathmandu
International Flight Fare
Nepal Entry Visa Fee
Personal Insurance (Travel, Emergency Medical, Rescue)
Meal (Lunch and dinner) during stay in Kathmandu
Personal Trekking Gears, extra expenses Phone Calls, Water, Laundry, Bar Bills, Battery Recharge, Internet etc