Everest Three High Pass Trek with Base camp and Kalapatthar is an exciting adventure in the Himalayas of Nepal. It consists of trekking on popular Everest trails while also seeing unique ornaments (flora and fauna) of the Khumbu region. Although it is inclusive of Everest base camp trek and hike to Kala Patthar. Throughout we cross three passes in the Everest region -Kongma la pass (5,535m/18,159ft), Cho La pass (5420m/17,782ft), and Renjo La pass (5,340m/17,520ft) and involve other high mountain passes.
During the trip, routes present trekkers to the remote and untouched Nangpa la valley, the Sherpa village of Marlung, the monastery village of Thame, and other scenic villages with a great variety of cultural traditions, colorful festivals, and so on. The first high pass of this trek is Renjo la pass. It provides a lifetime memory of beautiful views of Everest and other Himalayan ranges.
The Renjo La pass route is off the usually flattened road. At the pass, several snowy peaks are in the background, which provides an incredible atmosphere. At some stage in Cho la pass trek, there is some short and exciting rise of Gokyo Ri, Chucking Ri, Thangnak, and Dzongkha. A day trip to the fourth and fifth lakes would be a further attraction in Gokyo Valley from where the views are boundless. Descending the Gokyo valley the hike to the Gokyo RI offers great views of the Ngozumba glacier. The Gokyo RI is considered the best viewpoint in the entire Everest region. Crossing the Cho La pass, which is mostly steep climbing, directs you to the world-famous Everest base camp. Kongma la pass is the last and highest high pass in the Everest region. It is a splendid pass that offers a charming view of Ama Dablam, Lhotse, Nuptse, Makalu, and Cho Oyu. Trekking down, you visit the Tengboche monastery and sightsee the Tibetan Buddhist culture, and we make our way back down to Lukla.
The Everest Three High Pass Trekking demands reasonable fitness and the ability to walk through steep gradients besides an average walk of 5-6 hours per day besides mental endurance. Prepare for the trek with cardiovascular training such as cycling, swimming, hill-climbing, and walking for enjoying the trek to the utmost level. Join hands with Himalayan Scenery Treks and Expedition for professional expertise, a carefully planned itinerary, and the best possible customer service and trekkers’ security. We believe to serve our clients with the best.
Best Time of the Year to Trek Three High Passes Trek with Base Camp & Kalapatthar
Autumn Season: September, October, and November are the best month to hike or trek to three high passes with base camp and Kalapatthar. The stunning panoramic views, clear blue sky, best weather, and greenery environment attract you to have there.
Spring Season: February, March, April, and May is also high season for trekking to Three High Passes with Base Camp & Kalapatthar.
Required Permits for Everest Three High Pass Trekking
Are you planning to trek Three high passes on Everest and worried about permits and entry fees? To do Three high passes trekking on Everest, you have to obtain different kinds of permits. There are 2 permits required. The first one is the Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality entry fee which is obtained at Lukla, the 2nd one is Sagarmatha National Park entry permits, Which is obtained at Monjo. You don't need to worry about it, your guide will settle all the required things.
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NOTE:It is recommended that you should arrive in Kathmandu a day earlier before you start your trek (if you do not have a day tour of Kathmandu scheduled). And If you have scheduled a Kathmandu day tour you should arrive two days prior to the actual day of trekking.
If you are able to arrive a day earlier, it will be best for you as you will get some time to rest, know about the trekking you are doing, get info about the trekking routes, and get time to buy trekking equipment if necessary. Similarly, if you can manage a day or two after trekking. In case of any flight delay from Lukla to Kathmandu due to different circumstances, you will have a lower chance of missing your international flights. Adding some extra days beside actual trekking days will help you enjoy your trip to Nepal to the fullest without having to worry about any preparations, any flight delays, and missing international flights