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    Nepal
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    Very Strenuous
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    Lodge to Lodge Trek
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    Private Transport+Plane
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    Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
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    Lodge To Lodge
  • group
    Group Size: 1-10 Pax
  • altitude
    5545m.

About Everest High Passes Trek

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.

Frolic Adventure is dedicated to lead you through the technical high passes of the Everest region and offer you the lifetime experience. Our itineraries can be customized, guides are professional and services are outstanding.

Highlights of Everest High Passes Trek

  • Kathmandu city heritage tour.
  • Scenic Mountain flight to Lukla.
  • Sherpa culture, lifestyle. and traditional villages.
  • Buddhist monasteries, stupas, and other monuments.
  • Beautiful valleys, rivers, glaciers, green hills.
  • Stunning Everest Himalayan range.
  • Top viewpoints like Tengboche, Kalapathar, Gokyo Ri, Everest view hotel, and Renjo La top.
  • Beautiful Gokyo lakes.
  • Wildlife and the vegetation.
  • Hidden valley Thame. 

Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu (1350m.)
  • Day 02: Kathmandu full day city tour.
  • Day 03: Fly to Lukla(2840m.) and trek to Phakding (2610m.)3 hrs.
  • Day 04: Trek from phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m.)6 hours.
  • Day 05: Explore day at Namche bazar for acclimatization.
  • Day 06: Trek from Namche to Tengbuche (3860m.)5 hrs.
  • Day 07: Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche (4410m.)5 hours.
  • Day 08: Trek from Dingboche to Chhukung(4730m.)3 hrs.
  • Day 09: Trek from Chhukung to Lobuche(4910m.) via kongma la (5535m.)8-9 hrs.
  • Day 10: Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep (5140m.) and hike to Everest Base Camp (5364m.)8 hrs. in total.
  • Day 11: Hike to Kalapatthar(5545m.) and trek to Dzongla (4830m.)6 hrs.
  • Day 12: Trek from Dzongla to Thaknak (4700m) via Cho La Pass (5360m.)7 hrs.
  • Day 13: Trek from Thaknak to Gokyo valley (4790m.)3 hrs. and visit 5th lake(4990m.)5 hrs.
  • Day 14: Hike to Gokyo RI (5360m) and overnight at Gokyo.
  • Day 15: Trek from Gokyo(4790m.) to Marulung(4210m.) via renjo la pass(5360m.)7 hrs.
  • Day 16: Trek from Marulung to Namche bazar(3440m.)6 hrs.
  • Day 17: Trek from Namche bazar to Lukla (2840m.)6-7 hrs.
  • Day 18: Morning flight back to Kathmandu and have farewell dinner with the company.
  • Day 19: Leisure day and shopping.
  • Day 20: Departure to the international airport for your final flight.
Detail Itinerary

Cost Details

  • Airport picks up and drops by private car/van/bus.
  • 4 nights Accommodation in 2/3 star standard hotel including breakfast as per the above itinerary twin sharing basis.
  • Private car/van/bus for the cultural tour.
  • All ground and air transportations during the trip.
  • Your standard meals BLD during the trek with a cup of hot tea/coffee in breakfast
  • All necessary paper works, national park entry permits, TIMS card and monument entrance fees
  • All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks.
  • An experienced, helpful and friendly guide, porters (1 porter for 2 peoples).
  • Salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transportation and insurance for the guide and porter.
  • An arrangement of an emergency helicopter service which will be paid by your travel insurance company.
  • Sleeping bag, down jackets, duffle bags, city and trekking route maps – if necessary.
  • Frolic Adventure invites you farewell dinner on last night.
  • All government taxes (Gst) and Stationery expenses.
  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan international airport  (Kathmandu). You will require 2 passport size photos & 25 USD.
  • Your travel insurance (compulsory).
  • Lunch and dinner while you are in Kathmandu.
  • All entry fees for heritage sites.
  • Your personal expenses.
  • All the alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.
  • Sweet things like dessert/chocolate.
  • Hot shower/batteries charge/heater during the trek.
  • International airfare.
  • Tips for the guide, porter & driver. 
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned in including section.
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