Trip Overview of Everest Three Pass Trek
Everest three Pass Trek is one of the challenging and renowned trekking trails in the Everest region of Nepal. We will visit most parts of the Everest region during this trekking. We will go via Everest Base Camp, Kalapatthar, Gokyo Valley, and its tranquil Lakes. Gokyo Ri with fantastic views of the landscape. We will enjoy the best Himalayan passes on this trek, such as Khongma-La Pass (5535m). Chola-La pass (5368m), and Renjo La pass (5338m). Everest High Pass Trek is combined with the famous three high passes of the Everest region. Get the ultimate Everest experience in the Khumbu Himalaya range. The scenery is speckled and impressive. This is less travel area as many trekkers are going to Everest base camp and also we enjoy the beaten trail of the Renjo la part.
Everest Three Passes Trek is perfectly ideal for adventure lovers who wish to get involved in challenging situations and high climbs. Along with some of the most beautiful places in the Everest Himalayan Region of Nepal such as Gokyo [4,800 m/15,748 ft], Gorakshep [5,140 m/16,863 ft.], Everest Base Camp [5,364 m/17,598 ft.], and Kalapatthar [5,545m/18,192ft], the course also lets you climb two of the high passes in the region; Cho La Pass [5,367 m/17,608 ft.] and Renjo La Pass [5,340 m/17,519 ft]. These passes are quite high in elevation. High enough to provide overwhelming views to its summit. Thus, this is how the journey gets its name Everest High Passes Trek. As you already know, the Everest Himalayan Region is the most popular region for tourism purposes in the country.
Best trekking route in the Everest region
This Everest three pass trek gives you the revel in of the breathtaking earth’s tallest peak “Mt. Everest”. The journey begins with an enjoyable Himalayan flight to Tenzing Hillary airport at Lukla from Kathmandu. Everest path starts on the upper Phakding and follows the Dudh Koshi valley shifting in the direction of the agreement of Sherpa’s “the bustling Namche Bazaar” in which we can be surrounded using lovely Himalaya’s view.
While trekking, the view of the village vicinity, such as the magnificent forest of Rhododendron, Magnolia, and massive fir, will amaze you. This trek will take you around the thrilling Gokyo Valley that is positioned adjoining the Khumbu in conjunction with diverse Everest Base Camp. During the manner, you may view the glorious glimpse of the highest peaks, from west to east as Cho you (8153m), Gyanchung Kang (7922m), Everest (8848m), Lhotse (8501m), and Makalu.
Cho La Pass
Cho la pass is one of the beautiful passes in our Everest high passes trek. The trek routes take you to the residence of the legendary Sherpa. At the foothill of the highest top of the world, Mt. Everest (8848m). This trek is Nepal’s most adventurous treks to the Khumbu Mountains. This trek takes you to Gokyo. You will are in the middle by the panoramic view of many exceptional mountains that are above 8000 meters together with Lhotse, Cho Oyo, Makalu, and Gokyo.
Everest three pass trek gives you eyeful views of mountain vistas. The trails follow to the Gokyo lake which is to the west of the Everest Base Camp. The trek gives you a marvelous view of Mt. Everest, including numerous other comparable peaks. You could moreover discover the Buddhist monasteries and shrines along with remarkable flora and fauna.
Renjo La pass
in Renjo la pass trek, our route passes through peaceful, beautiful, and small yak-grazing settlements Through Gokyo Lake and gradual ascent up the valley through the patches of birch and rhododendron forest making a circuit of Mount Tawache and Mount Cholatse. Renjo La Pass trek is a well-liked and admired selected trekking destination. For the walkers, trek provides delight in adventure. It widens their experience towards the expedition beyond trekking in Nepal. The Renjo-La Pass trek is a strenuous trek with getting the best cultural experiences. As this is the less travel route of the Everest region so, you have the opportunity and cross-cultural privilege to stay with Sherpa families.
Renjo La Pass trek is the most famous route in Everest three pass in the Everest region of Khumbu Himalaya, Nepal. Some of the best adventure passes during the trek are Khongma-La Pass (5535m). Chola-La pass (5368m) and Renjo La pass (5338m). This Everest Three pass trek is leading on the high pass Renjo-La, which on the way to Tibet Border Nag pa-la and Gokyo valley. It offers to see you ancient Sherpa settlements, Sherpa Cultures, and the Buddhist religion. Therefore Everest Renjo la pass trekking is one of the natural walkings and hiking trails in the Everest region.
Kongma la one of the difficult passes.
Kongma La is beautiful to pass from where we can enjoy a view of the spectacular Mt.Thamserku. Mt Amadablam, Mt. Kongtega. We can also other numerous mountains and glacial Lakes in front of your eye. After reaching the summit of Kongma La, as we compose our way towards the Everest Base Camp through the Khumbu glacier. Thus you can wonder at the sight of Khumbu icefall tumbling from the Western side. As Everest high three pass trek is for an extended period, it is favorable for that trekker who has enough time holidays. Ans and would also like to view the world’s highest peaks from comfortable elevation and enjoy the medley adventure.
The Everest three pass trek provides the thrill of adventure. Furthermore, It widens their experience towards the peak climbing expedition beyond trekking in Nepal. If you are a real adventurer looking for more of a challenging trek crossing some of the most famous high passes in the world. You can consider “Above the Himalayan Trekking (p) Ltd.”You will get the opportunity of experiencing high-altitude mountain scenery, a traditional lifestyle, and several natural wonders of this heavenly country Nepal.
It’s another spotlight in the Everest Himalayan region of the country. The lake is clearly striking to watch and gaze at. It’s actually a lake system comprise of six major lakes, 19 in total. They are also the highest freshwater lake system. Apart from tourism purposes, the lakes have high religious significance that is considering by Hindus and Buddhists.
Our Guest Sharing Experience About Everest three pass trek
Enjoy the beauty of a high Himalayan pass
The Everest high pass trek is more different from other trekking in Everest as it takes you across many high passes over 5000m in the Himalayas. Enjoy the world-famous passe of Kongma La, Chola, and Renjo La and. the best part of this trek is this part of Nepal is not that explored by many travelers. with enjoying the best climbing experience it also offers the stunning view of towering peaks and imposing glaciers with dramatic landscapes. As it is less travel area so most of the days in higher part you will walk into the pristine lakes and uncorrupted area of alpine.
To make the trek easy we have enough acclimatization day in the itinerary to avoid altitude sickness. After passing the famous Kongmala pass at the end we will get back to Namche and end our trek at Lukla. You need more preparation for trekking equipment, acclimatization, as it is difficult to grade trek in Nepal.
The difficulty of Everest three pass trek
Among different treks in the Khumbu region, Everest’s three pass trek is one of the most difficult treks. This trek falls on the extreme level for trekking. Trekking at such a hard altitude and extremely cold temperature is very difficult. Here are some of the difficulties that you might face during the Everest three pass trek
How many days trek to Everest Three pass
Everest three pass trek is one of the thrilling treks in the Everest region. This trek will go through three high mountain passes i.e. Kongma La Pass which is at an altitude of 5,535/18,159ft, Cho La Pass at an altitude of 5420m/17,782ft, and Renjo La Pass located at an altitude of 5,340m/17,520ft. This trek is also one of the difficult and channeling treks around the Khumbu region. You can complete Everest three pass trek within 18 – 20 days. You will have to be physically and mentally fit for this trek. Along with this some trekking experience and training will be required for this trek.
The first pass on Everest three pass trek is Kongma La (5535m) from where you will get the view of Mt.Thamserku. Mt Ama Dablam, Mt. Kangtega with many other high mountains. This pass will take you to Everest base camp. Cho la pass is the second pass on this trek. The path to Cho la pass goes via Kala Patthar from where you will have a breathtaking view of Mount Everest. The last path of this trek is Renjo la pass which is the most adventurous path on this trek. Even though Everest’s three pass trek falls at a high altitude but during this trek, you will be gaining altitude slowly. This trek will increase your knowledge and widen your life experience. You will have to plan your itinerary wisely so that you will get adequate time to absorb the view.
This is is one of the major and common problems among the trekkers while trekking to Everest three pass trek. Altitude sickness the condition where your body feels a kind of uneasiness in higher altitude places. Taking about Everest’s three pass trek all three passes fall on an altitude higher than 5000 meters. Altitude sickness, not a big probes trek before trekking. Most frequently during the time of trekking seasons like autumn and summer weather seems fine for trekking. But during the off-seasons like winter and monsoon, the weather might go to the extreme. An avalanche might occur in some of the places in the Khumbu region. Bad weather can delay your trek.
As we all know the trail to Everest’s three pass trek is filled with rocks. On a normal day, you will have to walk 6 hours on average. Walking every day on such a difficult trail might be very difficult and tiring. Also, most of the places on the trail will be affected by landslides, steep trails, and terrifying terrains. You will have to climb a very hard glacier which might be very risky. That is why this trek requires some trekking experience and training. You will have to wear a thick layer of shoes and clothes.
Tips for trekking Everest three pass trek
Although you will be trekking with a trekking company you will also have to carry some of the gears. You will have to get your personal gear like clothes, sunglasses, trekking boots, sun scream, power bank, etc. trekking boots are very important as the trail is very difficult so, wearing trekking boots will make your trek faster and comfortable. you will not find many shops in the trekking region so you will have to carry your stuff. Also, the trekking company will provide you the trekking equipment.
- Get some mountaineering training
Everest three pass trek is an extremely hard trek. even though you will have a guide on the Everest step of this trek but getting the training will make your trek faster and easier. The first and the basic thing needed for this trek is mountaineering training. Having the mountaineering training before his trek will make your trek very easy and enjoyable.
Having a positive attitude toward everything will make your trek even more enjoyable. Taking politely with a guide, local and fellow trekkers will make your journey better and memorable. There may come sudden challenges during the trek but facing those problems positively will make it easier.
- Choose your trekking company wisely
You must choose your company for Everest three pass trek wisely. Your entire trek will depend on the company that you choose. The right company companies will arrange for you the qualified and experienced guide. The guide will make your trek more enjoyable. Also, some of the trekking companies will arrange suitable insurance for the treks. Before trekking, have complete information about the company with whom you will be trekking.
Everest Three Pass Trek - Trip Info
Duration: 20 Days
Max. Altitude: Kongmala Pass (5545 m/18,192 ft)
Trek Grade: Most Difficult
Best time to visit: February to May, September – Mid December are the best seasons. During the winter months from December to Mid February, it is cold and can be snow on the trail, July & August are rainy times, trekking can be done, but visibility can be poor due to rain.
Trekking dates: We can offer this trek on any dates during the months Feb, March, April, May, June, Sept, Oct, November, and December for a group of 2 to 10 people.
Trek Grade: Most Difficult