Everest High Passes Trek is a highly adventurous excursion in the Everest region of Nepal. Crossing the challenging and technical high passes over 5000 meters, you can feel sublimity at the lap of Mt. Everest. Renjo La pass, Cho La pass and Khongma La pass are the three passes that also include a side trip to the Everest base camp and Gokyo Ri.
Everest three high passes trek begins from Lukla. Another option is to begin from Jiri and follow the trail used by Tenzing Norgay Sherpa and Edmund Hillary. Passing the Dudh Koshi valleys, you reach Monjo from where the entry of Sagarmatha National Park begins. Then you reach to the Namche Bazaar and take an exploration hiking to the Everest view hotel and Khumjung valley. If you are on Friday and Saturday at Namche, there will be a weekly market so you can visit this market too. This weekly market is dedicated to local supplies. The trek leads you through Tengbuche and Dingbuche to the lap of the world’s highest peak- Mt. Everest (8848m) after crossing the highest pass of the Everest- Khongma La Pass (5555m). Visiting Mt. Everest base camp, you descend to Dzongla and cross the technical Cho La pass (5367m) to reach the Gokyo valley, there you will see some beautiful lakes. The views of Everest region peaks, including Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Lhotse Shar, Makalu and others can be explored. As the views seen from Gokyo Ri can be also seen from Renjo La (5340m). Not only the mountains, the old monasteries with re-incarnated lamas, Sherpa culture, but the lifestyle, flora and fauna are also the other attractions of Everest high pass trek. You directly head and cross the pass and descend all the way to Phakding and gradually reach Lukla.
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