This Everest three passes Nepal trek will suit experienced Nepal trekkers keen for an extreme adventure plus first time trekkers willing to test themselves in this most beautiful alpine environment. This magical trek enables you to see much more in the way of breathtaking mountain vistas than is usual on a trek in this region and the journey is complemented by visits to Sherpa villages, homes and monasteries to offer you an insight into the quiet but culturally vibrant Sherpa lifestyle.
This is a new, improved itinerary for a trek that highlights the outstanding beauty of the Everest region. It includes many highlights from our classic Everest Base Camp & Gokyo Lakes trek such as Base Camp, Kala Pattar, Cho La and the Gokyo Valley but includes time for additional exploration in the Khumbu Valley, crossings of the 5535m Kongma La, the 5417m Renjo La plus a visit to the remote Bhote Kosi Valley; be prepared for a thrilling, high altitude experience.
Day 01: Fly Kathmandu to Lukla and Trek to Phakdingma 2640m - (35mins flying time, 3hrs walking)
Day 02: Trek Phakdingma to Monjo 2815m (3hrs)
Day 03: Trek Monjo to Namche Bazaar 3440m (3hrs)
Day 04: Rest day at Namche Bazaar 3440m
Day 05: Trek Namche Bazaar to Deboche 3770m (5hrs)
Day 06: Trek Deboche to Dingboche 4350m (4hrs)
Day 07: Trek Dingboche to Chukhung 4730m (2hrs)
Day 08: Trek Chukhung to Lobuche 4940m via Kongma La 5535m (7.5hrs)
Day 09: Trek Lobuche to Gorak Shep 5170m & Everest Base Camp 5360m (8hrs) and back to Gorak Shep
Day 10: Trek Gorak Shep to Dzongla 4850m (4hrs)
Day 11: Trek Dzongla to Tagnag via Cho La Pass 5420m (6hrs)
Day 12: Trek Tagnag to Gokyo 4790m (2.5hrs)
Day 13: Rest day at Gokyo 4790m
Day 14: Trek Gokyo to Marulung 4200M via Renjo La Pass 5417M (7.5hrs)
Day 15: Trek Marulung to Namche Bazaar 3440m (6hrs)
Day 16: Trek Namche Bazaar to Phakding 2640 (4hrs)
Day 17: Trek Phakding to Lukla (2.5hrs)
Day 18: Flying from Lukla to Kathmandu (35mins flying time) .