• Everest base camp trek

Everest three passes trek

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  • Duration: 18 days
  • Price: $1,600

Everest high passes trek is one of the most exciting trek possible on Everest region. We like to call this trek Everest adventure trek or extreme Everest trek because this trek will take you to 3 high passes namely Renjo La pass (5340m), Gokyo Ri (5357 m) and Cho la pass (5368m). We recommend good exercise and jogging for some weeks prior of the trip so that you are physically fit to take on this challenge head on. Everest high passes trek starts from Lukla which can be reached by a flight in a Twin Otter plane from Kathmandu.

Day 1
Kathmandu/Lukla (2840m.)/ Phakding (2610m.) 35 minutes flights and trek about 4 hours 8.5Km./5.3 miles. Guest house accommodation.
Day 2
Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m.) Trek about 5 hours 10.5Km./ 6.5 miles. Guest house accommodation.
Day 3
Namche Bazar: A day rest at Namche Bazaar to acclimatize and take an excursion around the area
Day 4
Namche to Thame (3820m.) Trek about 3 to 4 hrs. 6.5Km./ 4 miles. Guest house accommodation.
Day 5
Thame to Langden (4380m): Trek about 6 to 7 hrs.11Km./ 6.7 miles. This is close to the restricted border area with Tibet. As there are no tea-houses in between, go with packed lunch and sufficient drinking water. Guest house accommodation.
Day 6
Langden/ Renjo La (5340m.) /Gokyo Lake (4750m) Trek about 8 to 9 hrs. 9Km 5.62miles. This is also an adventurous day since we will across the first high pass a lunch box and sufficient drinking water are necessary.
Day 7
Rest day at Gokyo: A day rest for acclimatize and to explore the area and visit Gokyo Ri (5357 m.) for the best view of the region.
Day 8
Gokyo to Cho La phedi or Dragnak(4680m.) Trek about 3 to 4hrs 5Km./3 miles.
Day 9
Dragnak/ Chola pass (5368m)/ Dzongla (4830m.) Trek about 8 hours 9.5Km. 6 miles. Trek start early morning.
Day 10
Dzongla to Labuche (4940m.) Trek about 5 hrs. 7Km./ 4.25 miles.
Day 11
Labuche to Gorak Shep (5170m.) trek about 3 to 4 hours.3.7Km./ 2.3 miles possibly visit to base camp on same day.
Day 12
Gorak Shep/ Kalapatthar back to Labuche: trek 8 hours, 11.7Km. /7.3 miles
Day 13
Labuche/Kongma La (5535m.)/Chhukung (4750m) Trek about 7 to 8 hrs. 9 Km./ 5.62miles.
Day 14
Chhukung to Dingboche (4350m.) Trek about 3 hrs. 4Km./ 2.5miles.
Day 15
Dingboche to Tyangboche (3860m.) Trek about 5 hours, 8.5Km./5.3 miles.
Day 16
Tyangboche to Monjo (2840m.) Trek about 5 to 6 hrs. 10Km. 6.25 miles.
Day 17
Monjo to (Lukla 2840m.) Trek about 7 hours 13.8Km./ 8.6 miles.
Day 18
Lukla to Kathmandu: A pleasant flight by small twin otter, which allows for the opportunity to see beautiful villages high in the mountains and an exquisite vistas of the Himalayas.
Starting Point Lukla
Ending Point Lukla
Latitude 27° 31′ – 28° 10’
Longitude 85° 54′ – 86° 58′
Altitude Range 2600m to 5554m
Difficulty Strenuous
Trek Type Tea-house
Trekking Distance 143 Km

 

Mount Everest base camp trek not only offers a stunning view of Mount Everest, it also covers great view of some 8000 meters high mountains like Mt Lhotse (8516m), Mt Makalu (8463m), Mt Cho-Oyu (8201m) and dozen other snow capped peaks, high passes and Lakes. The Gokyo lake is the most popular in Everest region trek. There are very few things one can do that are more rewarding than visiting the base of the highest mountain in the world.

Trekking in Everest region is not only about nature but it is also a spiritual journey. EBC trek features an array of Stupas, monasteries, and the ever present praying flags made out of silk. Every day of your journey will have a backdrop of the highest and most impressive looking mountains.

Trekking around Everest can be arranged according to your interests, time frame and physical fitness. Everest trek can be made for anywhere between 7 days to a month. This Everest high passes trek is designed for people who want a different taste or want to do some extreme trek while in Nepal. This trek takes 18 days and will take you to Everest base camp.

 

Everest high passes trek cost

Full board package USD 1950
Standard package USD 1600
Price based on two people, single supplement charge will be USD 165.  Price also includes all necessary government taxes.

 

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Everest high passes trek