Everest Three Pass Trek

Everest Three Pass Trek is one of the most popular trekking destinations in the Everest region which offers the ultimate and complete trekking experience in the Everest region. This high pass trekking takes place in high altitude that often goes through rapid weather changes. The trekking is outstanding viewing and adventure fun must walk in two largest glaciers as Khumbu glacier in Everest Base Camp area. The trek journey is complemented by visits to Sherpa villages, homes and monasteries to offers you an insight into the quite but culturally vibrant Sherpa lifestyle. The three pass trekking is continuously rewarded with dramatic Himalayan scenes, beautiful landscapes, and old monastery of this wonderful route. The scenery is simply breathtaking with the paradise of glistening peaks, stunning glacier around, ancient and ornate monasteries. This region is the most renowned of all the trekking routes all around the globe. It gives you the thrills and memories that will last a lifetime. The scenery is simply breathtaking with the paradise of glistening peaks, stunning glacier around, ancient and ornate monasteries. This region is the most renowned of all the trekking routes all around the globe. Trekking in this region is one of the most revered and adventurous activity to do and one of the greatest opportunities to truly experience the country’s many attributes in their finest form.

Everest Three Pass Trek is one of the challenging trekking destinations in the Everest region which is located in the eastern part of Nepal and lies in the Khumbu region. The trek begins from the Lukla valley after 30 minutes mountain flight from Kathmandu valley. Trekking in this region is one of the most revered and adventurous activity to do and one of the greatest opportunities to truly experience the country’s many attributes in their finest form. At the time of trekking in this route, we will be warming welcomed by the Sherpa people who are the local people in this route. During the time of the trekking, we will have wonderful views of the mountain which includes Mt Everest, Mt Ama Dablam, Lhotse, and many other mountains of this route. We will have a chance to explore or to enter Sagarmatha national park which is the home of many rare birds, animals, flora, and fauna. While doing trekking in this route, we will have an opportunity to see old monastery on the way. For the trekking, the perfect time also needed and the perfect season for trekking February to June and September to November.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 02: Fly to Lukla and trekking to Phakding (2,651m) 3 – 4 hours

Day 03: Trekking to Namche Bazaar (3,438m) 5 – 6 hours

Day 04: Rest day in Namche Bazaar

Day 05:  Trekking to Tengboche (3860m) 5 – 6 hours

Day 06: Trekking to Dingboche (4,360 m) 5 – 6 hours

Day 07: Rest day in Dingboche

Day 08: Trekking to Chhukung (4750m) 6 – 7 hours

Day 09:  Kongma La pass summit (5535m) trek to Lobuche (4940m) 6 – 7 hours

Day 10: Trekking to Gorak Shep (5170 m) 6-7 hours

Day 11: Trekking to Kala Patthar (5545 m) then to Lobuche (4940 m) 8 – 9 hrs

Day 12: Trekking to Dzongla (4830m) 3 – 4 hours

Day 13: Trekking to Gokyo (4800m) 7 – 8 hours

Day 14: Rest day in Gokyo

Day 15: Trekking to Marlung (4210m/13,810 ft) 7 – 8 hours

Day 16: Trekking to Namche Bazaar 5 – 6 hours

Day 17: Trekking to Lukla 6 – 7 hours

Day 18: Fly to Kathmandu

Day 19: Final Departure

Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

When you will land in the international airport in Kathmandu.  there will be one person from our company to pick you up. You will be taken directly to your hotel to check in. At night you will meet your guide and review your  trip and have dinner.      

Day 02: Fly to Lukla and trekking to Phakding (2,651m) 3 – 4 hours

Having breakfast in the hotel, we will slowly drive towards the airport to a scenic fly towards Lukla which is also known as the gateway of the Everest region. From Lukla, we will start our trekking on foot. We will slowly walk towards Phakding where we will spend one night.

Day 03: Trekking to Namche Bazaar (3,438m) 5 – 6 hours

The trail follows ascending through Himalayan pine and cedar forests. We will have an opportunity to see the wonderful views of the mountain which is one of the highest mountains in the world Mt Everest. On the route, we will have our lunch and slowly move towards Namche Bazaar where we will spend one night.

Day 04: Rest day in Namche Bazaar

This day is for the rest day that’s why we don’t start our trekking. Early in the morning after wake up, we will have our breakfast then after we will explore all around the Namche Bazaar. At this day, we will explore villages and get an opportunity to spend some time in the monastery which feels better and mental makeup for further trekking or journey.

Day 05:  Trekking to Tengboche (3860m) 5 – 6 hours

Today on a trail to an even higher elevation and the main attractions is monastery situated at the highest altitude in the world. We will have a wonderful view of the mountain beautiful landscape of this route and spend one night.

Day 06: Trekking to Dingboche (4,360 m) 5 – 6 hours

Our trail descends and passes through the lush forest of birch. On the route, we will have an opportunity to see the wonderful views of the mountain, and beautiful landscape. We will cross many suspension bridges before reaching Dingboche where we will spend one night.

Day 07: Rest day in Dingboche

This day is for the rest day that’s why we don’t start our trekking. Early in the morning after wake up, we will have our breakfast then after we will explore all around the Dingboche. At this day, we will explore villages and get an opportunity to spend some time in the monastery which feels better and mental makeup for further trekking or journey.

Day 08: Trekking to Chhukung (4750m) 6 – 7 hours

Our trail passes through the stone-walled fields. It takes almost 6 to 7 hours to reach Chhukung from Dingboche. The trail passes through pine, oak, and rhododendron forest. We will also pass through many suspension bridges before reaching Chhukung and spend one night.

Day 09:  Kongma La pass summit (5535m) trek to Lobuche (4940m) 6 – 7 hours

We begin today trekking very early in the morning because today we have to summit Kongma La Pass and then trek towards Lobuche. This is one of the adventure days long walking day but you will feel proud after crossing the pass and spend a peaceful night in Lobuche.

Day 10: Trekking to Gorak Shep (5170 m) 6-7 hours

There is also a lot of meandering on rough terrains and this is the last settlement along the route. We can enjoy the wonderful views of the mountain, beautiful landscapes. We will cross many suspension bridges before reaching Gorak Shep where we will spend one night.

Day 11: Trekking to Kala Patthar (5545 m) then back to Lobuche (4940 m) 8 – 9 hrs

In the early morning, we will start our trekking towards Kala Patthar. Today we will cross Kala Patthar. After crossing the Kala Patthar, we will back down to Lobuche. On the way, we will have a wonderful view of the mountain and beautiful landscape. It takes almost 5 to 6 hours to reach Lobuche where we will spend overnight.

Day 12: Trekking to Dzongla (4830m) 3 – 4 hours

The vegetation is sparser, allowing magical views of the mountain and beautiful landscapes. We will have our lunch on the way then after taking some rest and slowly move towards Dzongla where we will spend one night in this beautiful land.

Day 13: Trekking to Gokyo (4800m) 7 – 8 hours

While doing this day trek, we will have an opportunity to see the wonderful views of the mountain, beautiful villages. We will cross many suspension bridges before reaching Gokyo Lake where we will spend one night in this wonderful land.

Day 14: Rest day in Gokyo

This day is for the rest day that’s why we don’t start our trekking. Early in the morning after wake up, we will have our breakfast then after we will explore all around the Gokyo valley. Not only that, we will have an opportunity to climb up to the Gokyo Ri and also have an opportunity to see the wonderful views of the mountain views.

Day 15: Trekking to Marlung (4210m/13,810 ft) 7 – 8 hours

The trail moves alongside Dudh Pokhari for a while and on the way, we are rewarded with extravagant views of the Himalayan and Rolwaling ranges and other. It makes an awesome feeling to trekkers. We will have our lunch on the way then after taking some rest and slowly move towards Marlung and spend one night.

Day 16: Trekking to Namche Bazaar 5 – 6 hours

This day trekking trail slightly goes uphill to Namche Bazaar. We will have an opportunity to explore the beautiful valley of the route. We will pass through the lush forest, beautiful valley, and get an opportunity to see the wonderful views of the mountain.

Day 17: Trekking to Lukla 6 – 7 hours

This is the last-day trekking in the Everest region where we will walk from Namche Bazaar to Lukla. The trail passes through pine, oak, and rhododendron forest. We will also pass through many suspension bridges before reaching Lukla where we will spend one night.

Day 18: Fly to Kathmandu

In the morning, if the hotel is able to make breakfast then we will have our breakfast and slowly move towards the local airport of Lukla to fly towards Kathmandu valley. Upon reach in Kathmandu valley, first of all, we will check out the hotel and spend some time around the Thamel Bazaar and spend one night in this wonderful valley.

Day 19: Final Departure

We will drop you towards the international airport with the hope that you have a wonderful day in our small country. Your safe journey with beautiful and adventure days in Nepal and also hoping that this will not the last chance to serve you and you will give another chance to serve you.

COST INCLUDES

  • twin/double share accommodation on half board meal plan in 5-star hotel in Kathmandu
  • twin/double share accommodation on half board meal plan in 5-star hotel in Pokhara
  • 1 full day guided sightseeing with entrance fees in private vehicle as per itinerary
  • Kathmandu to Pokhara in private vehicle
  • Flight Pokhara to Kathmandu for guest only
  • 9 nights twin share accommodation on full board meal plan in teahouse lodges
  • One English-speaking, license-holder trek guide and 2 porters; insured, meals, accommodation and daily wages all paid
  • ACAP permit and TIMS permit
  • Sleeping bag and down jacket
  • Airport pick up and drop
  • Complimentary welcome dinner

COST EXCLUDES

  • International flight
  • Visa to Nepal
  • Lunch and dinner in Pokhara/Kathmandu
  • Domestic airport tax NRS170 per person
  • Expenses of personal nature such as bar and beverage bills, laundry bills, phone bills etc.
  • Insurance of any kind
  • Personal trekking gear
  • Electricity charging fees and boiled water for drinking and shower purposes
  • Tips to trekking crews
  • Expenses incurred due to flight delays/cancellation, road blockage, political strike, natural disaster or anything that is beyond our control