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Trip Facts

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Best Season :
April - May / Sept - Nov
Trip Grade:
Challenging
Starting From:
Phakding
End Point:
lukla
Altitude:
5545 m, Kala Patthar
Per Day Hiking:
5-7 Hrs
Accomodation:
Hotel and lodge
Transportation:
Flight, Hiking and Drive
Hotel nights:
4
Lodge/Guesthouse nights:
17

Highlights

  • Sightseeing tour to the UNESCO listed heritage sites in Kathamandu
  • Stimulating flight to Lukla
  • Hustle and bustle of Sherpa people, traders and dzopkyo in Namche bazzar
  • Spirituality that resides in the Buddhist monastery – Tengboche monastery
  • Spell bounding beauty of azure Gokyo Lakes
  • Gokyo Ri and Everest Base Camp
  • Cross Renjo La pass, Chola Pass and Khangma La pass
  • Breath-taking views of mountains like Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Pumori, Mt. Ama Dablam and Island peak from Kalapattar
  • Mountainous lifestyle and Buddhist culture

Overview

Everest 3 High Passes Trek can be regarded as one of the most challenging treks in the Everest region. Though it allows you to experience the ultimate challenge of crossing three high passes in the Everest region. Namely Kong ma La Pass, Cho La pass and Renjo La Pass. Also the magnificent landscapes, towering peaks, waning ridges and the colorful villages along the trial makes this trip a wonderful experience. Other than that Everest High Pass Trek gives you an opportunity to hike. Along the Kalapathaar from Everest Base Camp which is indeed an accomplishment. Similarly the spectacular views of Cho Oyu, Makalu, Lhotse, Everest and other mountains along the trial is heart whelming. An excursion to Gokyo valley, Gokyo Lakes can be rewarding with views of Ngozumpa glacier and Gokyo Ri peak.

Everest High Pass Trek starts from a scenic flight to Lukla. Leaving Lukla, you pass various Sherpa villages where you will meet friendly Sherpa people. Their warm hospitality will make you feel welcomed. The picturesque villages offer great variety of culture, traditions, festivals and monasteries. This trek helps you to get some insights about Tibetan lifestyle and culture. The colorful monasteries along the way will inspire your spirituality. The blend of colorful Tibetan Sherpa culture with ultimate adventure of crossing high passes is a unique feature of Everest High Pass Trek.

So join Himal Eco Treks, to make your dream come true of being on the lap of top of the world. Everest High Passes will Fulfill your need for the adrenaline rush as well as adventure. Also being on the lap of top of the world is every travel lover ambition. A ambition to make it come true. Even though the trek is challenging but the thrill which we get is absolutely worth it. The effort and hard work to get on the base will not go in waste as soon as you reach there. As you pass those passes you will be satisfied with your hard work and the patience to reach there.


Itinerary Overview

Day 1-2
Kathmandu in a hotel and sightseeing tour of Kathmandu(breakfast only)

Day 3
Fly to lukla (40 minutes)
Trek to Phakding (3-4 hrs trek)

Day 4-19
Trekking (5-7 hrs mostly)
Accommodation –Guesthouse
All meals are included during the trek
Acclimatization in NamcheBazar

Day 20-22
2 days and nights in Kathmandu (breakfast only)
and departure day


Detail Itinerary

You will be welcomed by us at the airport and transferred to the hotel for check in. Enjoy your time at the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Early in the morning, your guide will pick you up at the hotel for the sightseeing tour. Enjoy the historical and cultural aspect of Nepal in Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath stupa, Pashupatinath and Boudhanath stupa. Today’s day is set aside for any last minute preparation for your trek if necessary.

Today, we initiate our trekking journey with an absolutely amazing flight to Lukla. Endure the awesomeness of being parallel to sky dominating peaks with a wonderful landscape beneath! As we arrive Lukla, we make our way along the Dudhkoshi river to Phakding via Cheplung village. Overnight halt at a guesthouse in Phakding.

Today, we head to one of the happening towns in the Everest region – Namche Bazaar. At first we pass village of Jorsale and enter the Sagarmatha National park. The backdrop of the beautiful mountains in Everest region, mani stone and carved walls with prayers, everything during our trek is simply outstanding. You will pass some not so pleasing trail on the way, however, the unique flora and fauna along with the excitement of crossing long suspension bridge in the way will keep you alive. Overnight stay at Namche.

Today, we spend our day in Namche itself as this day is set aside for acclimatization. Marching forward without proper acclimatization may lead to altitude sickness. Therefore, today, we wander around the joyful village of Namche and hike up to Everest View Hotel with Synagboche Airport on the way. The views of the mountains from Everest View Hotel is fabulous. You can enjoy your sip of tea or coffee enjoying the awesome views of mountains like Mt. Everest, Mt. Amadablam, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Tawache, Mt. Thamserku, etc. The museum and photo gallery on our way back is also another attraction of the day. Overnight stay at Namche.

Today, our trek continues along the backdrop of majestic mountains to Tengboche. The spiritual destination of Buddhist people – Tengboche monastery is one of the major attraction of this place. Collecting the spirituality from this place and admiring the views of stunning mountains, we spent our night at a guesthouse in Tengboche.

Today, we descend down through beautiful forest and cross Imja Khola to Pangboche. We continue our journey through the pastures of Dingboche enjoying the views of mountains like Mt. Amadablam, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Everest and other neighboring peaks along. We stop at a guesthouse in Dingboche for overnight halt.

Leaving the pastures of Dingboche, we head towards a small Sherpa settlement village called Chukung. Here, we can interact with people and feel their warm welcome. The views of the mountains in Everest region from this point is nothing less than any aspiring view. We spend our night here, at a guesthouse in CHukung.

Today is a free day in Chhukung set aside for acclimatization! We hike up to Chukung Ri to admire the magnificent views of mountains in the region. Overnight stay at a guesthouse in Chhukung.

Today, we start of journey to Lobuche. Our journey for the day is bit difficult due to the altitude in which we are travelling and the rocky terrain throughout. Overnight stay at a guesthouse in Lobuche.

Today, we continue our journey to Goreshep. Our journey today can be one of the exciting days of our trek as we will be in the top of the world – Everest Base Camp. As we reach Goreshep, we head towards Everest Base Camp. The journey can be difficult as the air at this altitude is very thin, however, the stunning views of mountains and the accomplishment of being on the top of the world will make us keep going. We return to Gorekshep for an overnight

Yet another memorable day of our trip, we hike up to Kalapattar to behold the beauty of sun rise amidst the towering mountains. The golden rays on the white snow; the combination is absolutely phenomenon. The close up views of the mountains like Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Ama Dablam, the feeling is simply mesmerizing; tantalizing. From Kalapattar, we descend down to Dzongla where we will stay for the night.

Today we climb up to Chola pass and cross the pass. The view of the Everest region from the pass is phenomenon. The snow clad peaks, icy glaciers, everything is so wild and quaint. Leaving the pass, we descend down to Thangna where we will stay for the night.

Today, we climb up a ridge for the excellent views of the nature ahead of you and beneath you. The glorious view of the valley that you left behind and the fantastic view above towards Cho-yu. We walk through the ravine of Chola Pass and Renjala pass to Gokyo Lake. On our left we will find the glorious Ngazumpa glacier. After a few hours walk, we reach Gokyo village which would be ours halting destination for the night.

Today’s morning is a special morning of our entire trek as we wake up and hike up to Gokyo Ri to admire the sunrise above the mountains with the beautiful view of azure mountains and beautiful valley. The views of mountains like Mt. Pumori, Mt. Amadablam, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Thamserku and Kusum Kangaroo is spell bounding. In the evening, we walk down to Gokyo village for overnight halt.

A challenging and exciting day of our journey where we cross the Renjo la Pass. As we cross the pass we descend down and make our way along the wild landscape and cross yet another pass called Kongma la pass. We continue descending down until we reach Lunden. We stay at a guesthouse in Lunden for the night.

Leaving Thame, we move ahead enjoying the views of magnificent snow clad mountains. At thame, we encounter people that have similar lifestyle like that of people in Tibet. We visit s famous Thame monastery in the village and stay at a guesthouse in Thame for the night.

Today, we start retracing our journey back. We walk down to Namche Bazaar. Overnight at a guesthouse in Namche Bazaar.

Today, we stroll down along the same route to Lukla. Overnight at a guesthouse.

Today, we head back to the capital city – Kathmandu, the place from where we started our journey. Overnight in the hotel.

Today is your leisure day in Kathmandu. You can either rest or stroll across the valley for shopping or anything else as per your preference. Overnight in the hotel.

Finally, it is time for us to bid you a goodbye. Your guide will escort you to the airport before your scheduled flight for your journey ahead.


Service Includes

  • Accommodation for nights spent at the hotel in Kathmandu inclusive of breakfast at the hotel.
  • All the road transport along with pick up and drop at the airport upon your arrival and departure.
  • Kathmandu Sightseeing tour inclusive of the entry fees, a travel guide and a private vehicle.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner during the trek.
  • Accommodation in guesthouses throughout trek.
  • A guide and a porter to assist you throughout your journey.
  • All Nepali staff insurance
  • Permit fees of Sagarmatha National Park.
  • Fees to be paid for Trekkers Information Management System - TIMS. (Note: You are required to bring two passport size photo for this purpose)
  • All other government fees and taxes.
  • First aid safety kit with basic medicines essential.
  • All necessary trekking equipment.

Service Excludes

Items that are not covered in the cost of trip price.

  • Nepal Entry visa fees.
  • Meals (lunch, dinner) in the hotel in Cities
  • Airfare from your country to Nepal
  • Snacks, soft drink during the trek
  • Personal trekking equipment are not provided by HET
  • Tips to the guide, porter, driver or any other trekking staff

Essential Infos

Regarding your arrival

As you arrive at the airport in Kathmandu, you will have to pay the Visa charges to enter in to Nepal. Two passport size photos are necessary for this purpose.

Your guide will be there at the airport to pick you up and escort you to the hotel for check in. After a bit of refreshment, your guide will explain your itinerary and your plan ahead.

Accommodation

We offer you the best accommodations possible. The rooms will be clean, comfortable and homely. In Kathmandu, you will stay at a hotel with deluxe rooms. During the trek, you will stay at the best guesthouses or lodges. Generally, accommodation during the trek in guesthouses are on sharing basis. However, the rooms are clean, comfortable and the warm welcome of the people in the guesthouses will make you feel greeted and homely.

Meals and Drinking water facility

The meals during the trek are included in the package that we offer. The meals include breakfast, lunch and dinner during the trek. Other snacks and personal preference items are not included in our package.

Currency Exchange

If you want to exchange your currency with the Nepalese currency, you can exchange it at the counters in airport. It is reliable when you exchange the currency through banks or other certified money exchangers. You can find the exchange rate for the day in website of Nepal Rastra Bank.

Travel Insurance

Travel Insurance is highly recommended as it is for your own safety and security. Our package doesn’t include the cost of travel insurance. You are responsible for your travel insurance.

Import and Export during the travel

You can import some duty free items prescribed by the Custom Act in Nepal. You can bring a 1.15ml bottle of distilled liquor, 200 cigarettes and 50 cigars. You can also bring laptop, video camera, binoculars and other portable items that are essential for you. In case of export, it is prohibited to carry the paintings, manuscripts or other things of cultural importance which carries over 100 years of history. In case you purchase any kind of statues of paintings, you need to verify it at the Department of Archaeology before export.

High altitude sickness

Many people suffer from high altitude sickness while they opt out for trekking in high altitude regions. There might be various causes for high altitude sickness. It may be due to lack of your body endurance or due to lack of proper acclimatization and many more, Therefore, one needs to be alert about the possible risks. Himal Eco Treks (HET) team always carries a first aid tool with them in case of emergencies. However, it is recommended for you to keep the knowledge of high altitude sickness.


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