19Days Everest Three Passes Trek
Everest Three Passes Trek
Everest Gokyo Valley Lodge Trek
19Day Everest Three passes trek is an adventurous trek in Everest region of Nepal. Everest Three Passes Trek traverses through Renjo La pass(5360m), Chola-La pass(5420m) & Kongma-La Pass(5535m). The other highlights of the Everest three Passes Trek is Gokyo Ri, Fifth Lake, Kalapather & Chukung -Ri & Everest Base Camp. Everest Three Passes Trek offers the most stunning views of Mt.Everest, Makalu, Lhotse, Cho-oyu and other Peaks from Chukung -Ri, Gokyo-Ri & Renjo-La Pass. One should be physically fit to do the Everest three Passes trek as it is a high Altitude Trek and prior training should be taken before embarking on this Everest Three Passes Trek.Everest three passes trek Starts with a 30minutes flight from Kathmandu to Lukla (2828m) in the Dudh Koshi valley & climbs up to Sherpa capital of Namche Bazaar. A bustling sherpa Town centre for all Trekking and Mountaineering expeditions. The Trek route passes through quaint sherpa villages perched on the Khumbu Hill sides. Accommodation will be provided in Lodges run by local families. Lunch will be available in Tea Houses along the way.
Everest Three Passes Trek is moderate to strenous High Altitude Trek. Guests will be carrying only their Day Pack with their personal Items in them. Main baggage will be carried by the Porters. Baggage of each person should not weigh more than 15Kgs.
Trek Facts :
- Trek starts: Lukla.
- Ending Point: Lukla.
- Trek duration: 19Days.
- Trek Grade: Moderate to strenuous.
- Maximum altitude: Kalapatthar (5550m).
- Maximum Sleeping Altitude: Gorakshep (5164m).
- Minimum group size: 2pax.
- Trek style: Tea House/Lodge Trek.
Everest Three Passes Gokyo Valley Lodge Trek Itinerary
Day 01: Fly Kathmandu to Lukla (2800m).
30 Minutes Flight to Lukla from Kathmandu.Trek to Phakding(2652m/8km-3hrs).Overnight Lodge.
Day 02: Trek to Namche Bazaar(3440m/12Km-5hrs).Overnight Lodge.
Day 03: Rest Day at Namche Bazaar for Acclimitization.
Side Trek to Khunde-Khumjung(3780m/4Km-2hrs).Overnight Lodge.
Day 04: Trek to Thyangboche Monastery(3860m/12Km-6hrs).Overnight Lodge.
Day 05: Trek to Dingboche(4410m/11Km-5hrs).Overnight Lodge.
Day 06: Rest and acclimatization day at Dingboche(4410m).
Optional hike around Dingboche.Overnight Lodge.
Day 07: Early Morning Trek to Chukung(4730m/4Km-2Hours).Trek upto Chukung-Ri for views of Everest and other Peaks.Return to Chukung.Overnight Lodge.
Day 08: Chukung to Kongma-La-Pass(5535m) to Lobuche(4910m/9Km-6Hours). Overnight Lodge.
Day 09: Lobuche to Gorakshep(5140m/3.7Km-2Hours).Afternoon Trek up the Khumbu Glacier to Everest Base Camp (5364m/11Km).Return to Gorakshep (5140m). Overnight Lodge. Total Time 7-8Hrs.
Day 10: Trek up to Kalapathar (5550m/4.2Km-3Hrs.round trip)for Panaromic views of Mt.Everest,Khumbu Glacier and many other Peaks.Return to Gorakshep.After Breakfast Trek to Dzongla(4830m/12Km-6Hrs). Overnight Lodge.
Day 11: Trek Dzongla – Chola pass(5330m) to Dragnag(4790m/9.5Km-6-7Hrs). Overnight Lodge.
Day 12: Trek Dragnag to Gokyo(4790m/5Km-3Hrs). Overnight Lodge.
Day 13: Morning climb Gokyo-Ri(5360m/6Km-3Hrs.round trip).Return to Gokyo. Visit 5th.Lake. Overnight Lodge.
Day 14: Trek Gokyo-Renjo-la Pass(5345m) to Lungdeng(4300m/13Km-7-8Hrs). Overnight Lodge.
Day 15: Trek Lungdeng to Thame(3820m/8Km-4Hrs). Overnight Lodge.
Day 16: Trek Thame to Namche(3Hrs). Overnight Lodge.
Day 17: Trek Namche to Phakding. Overnight Lodge.
Day 18: Trek Phakding to Lukla. Overnight Lodge.
Day 19: Fly back to Kathmandu. End of Everest Three Passes Trek.
|2 Persons||US$ 1510 per person|
|2-6 Persons||US$ 1415 per person|
|7-10 Persons||US$ 1320 per person|
|Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu Airfare – US$328 per person(Subject to Change without prior notice & Extra as applicable)|
Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu Airfare for Indian Nationals: IRs.13,000/person(Subject to Change without prior notice & Extra as applicable)
Indian Nationals kindly enquire within for quotes in IRupees.
TREK COST INCLUDES:
- Trek guide,porter/s to carry luggage.
- Lodge accommodation(twin share rooms).
- Breakfast,Lunch & Dinner During the entire period of the Trek.
- Trek permit Fees.
- TIMS Fees.
- Sagarmatha National Park Fees.
- Contribution to guide transport.
- Guide/porter insurance costs.
- Domestic flight cost extra as applicable.
COST DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- Hotel Stays in Kathmandu.
- Domestic flight cost extra as applicable(Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathamndu).
- Sleeping bag (can be hired in Kathmandu).
- Personal clothing /equipment.
- Meals in Kathmandu.
- Client insurance of any kind.
- Cost of evacuation (if any)in Case of emergency.
- Bottled/alcoholic drinks.
- Tea/coffee – other than at breakfast.
- Airport taxes;
- Expenses of personal nature.
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NEPAL TOURIST VISA
- Nepal visa is readily available on arrival at the International Airport
- in Kathmandu and all other entry points to Nepal.
- 2 passport photos will be required.
- Single Entry visa: US$ 30 per visa (valid for 60 days).
- Multiple Entry visa: US$ 80 per visa (valid for 150 days).
- Nepal Visas are also available in all Nepalese Embassies and
- No Visa is required for Indian Citizerns to Travel in Nepal
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Our trek price includes basic rooms in local trekkers lodges which have simple 2 bedded rooms with common toilets/showers. In some places like Lukla, Namache and Kumjung some newly upgraded lodges have rooms with attached toilets-showers but this will cost extra (about US$ 20-30 per room per night). Some lodges now offer even better rooms but can cost even more.
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Recommendation : The Trek is relatively strenuous and demands top physical form.A physical fitness check-up is a must.Even the experienced trekker should prepare for 2-3 months prior to the Trek.
Note: The above itinerary is a sample, intended to give you a general idea of the likely trip schedule.Numerous factors such as weather,road conditions,physical ability of the participants,etc., may dictate itinerary changes either before departure or while on the trail.We reserve the right to change this schedule in the interest of the trip participants’ safety,comfort and general well being.
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