Trip Details

  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Very Strenuous
  • Trip Style: Trekking
  • Transport: Private Vehicle & Flight
  • Food: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accommodation: Teahouse or Lodge
  • Group Size: 16
  • Max Elevation: Kalapathar (5545m)

Highlights

  • Cross 3 mountain passes of the Everest region.
  • A thrilling flight to Lukla.
  • Explore the mountaineering museum in Namche Bazaar.
  • Visit the largest monastery in the Everest region- Tengboche Monastery.
  • Astonishing views of the Khumbu and Ngozumpa glacier from EBC.
  • Trek to the Base Camp of the tallest mountain in the world.
  • Visit the highest freshwater lake system in the world- Gokyo Lakes.
  • Mesmerizing sunrise views from Kala Patthar. 

Description

Everest Base Camp Trek is a trekking paradise. The charming views of the mountains as well as the chance to experience the Sherpa culture is a dream of many people. However, there is much more to the Everest region than just the Everest Base Camp. You can experience all the beauty of the Everest region in the 3 passes trek of the Everest region.

Everest 3 passes trek by Mount Mania takes you to the mountain passes of the Everest region including Renjo La Pass, Kongma La Pass, and Cho La pass. All of these mountain passes excellent vantage points to see the various mountains of this region. 

You will get excellent views of the 8000-meter tall mountains like Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Co Oyu etc. The best places to see the glory of all these mountains are Kala Patthar and Tengboche. The best places to catch the sunrise views amidst the mountains of the Everest region are also these two places. 

You will also go to the Gokyo Valley during this Everest Three High Passes trek by Mount Mania. Gokyo Valley, with its astonishing landscape and the various beautiful lakes, is perhaps the most scenic valley in Nepal. 

The Everest Three Passes by Mount Mania lasts 17 days including your arrival and departure in Kathmandu. You will trek for a total of 14 days including the acclimatization days you will spend in Namche Bazaar and Gokyo.

No great reward comes without some pain. In a similar way, the Everest Three Passes trek by Mount Mania is also one of the most strenuous treks in the Everest region. This is due to the fact that there are a great number of uphill trails you will encounter along the way. 

However, if you maintain a good level of fitness, you will experience the unparalleled beauty of the Everest region in this trek.

Everest Three Passes Trek by Mount Mania is an adventurous trip to the beauty of the Everest region. The wonderful landscape, hospitable people along the way, the challenges of trekking along the way will give you an adrenaline rush like no other trek in the Everest region. 
 

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Flight to Lukla and Trek to Phakding
  • Day 2Trek to Namche Bazaar
  • Day 3Day hike around Namche Bazaar
  • Day 4Trek to Tengboche
  • Day 5Trek to Dingboche
  • Day 6Trek to Chukhung
  • Day 7Trek to Lobuche via Kongma La Pass
  • Day 8Trek to Gorak Shep. Visit Everest Base Camp and back to Gorak Shep
  • Day 9Trek to Kala Patthar and Kala Pathar to Dzongla
  • Day 10Trek to Thangnak via Cho La Pass. Trek to Gokyo
  • Day 11Day hike in Gokyo and Explore Gokyo Ri
  • Day 12Trek to Marulung via Renjo La Pass
  • Day 13Trek to Namche Bazaar
  • Day 14Trek to Lukla
  • Day 15Flight to Kathmandu

What to Expect

  • Airport Pickup and Drop (Domestic & International)
  • Teahouse accommodation during the trek
  • Three meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during the trek
  • Round Trip Domestic Flight (Kathmandu and Lukla)
  • English Speaking Trekking Guide with Food & Accommodation, Insurance, and Transportation
  • All Trekking Permits (Sagarmatha National Park Entry Fee, TIMS Card, and Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality Fee)
  • Daily seasonal fresh fruits after dinner 
  • A first aid kit carried by the guide (Oximeter to measure your oxygen and pulse in high altitude) 
  • All Government and Local taxes
  • International Flight Ticket and Nepalese Visa Fee
  • Hotel & Meals in Kathmandu
  • Extra Baggage Charges
  • Porter
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu in case of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the trek (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Personal expenses (WiFi, Phone calls, Laundry, Bar bills, Battery Recharge, Water, Shower, and Tea / Coffee)
  • Other costs not mentioned in 'Cost Includes' section
  • Travel and Rescue Insurance
  • Tips for Guides, Porters, and Drivers

PRICES & DATES

Trip DatesAvailabilityPrice  
20 Sep, 2019 - 04 Oct, 2019GuaranteedUS$1300
27 Sep, 2019 - 11 Oct, 2019GuaranteedUS$1300

Useful Information

Everest Three Passes Trek Difficulty

The Three Passes Trek in the Everest region is one of the most challenging treks in the Everest region. Crossing mountain passes are always quite tricky as the trails are quite strenuous to trek in. 

So, you will have to prepare more than you would for other treks in the Everest region like Everest Base Camp Trek or Everest Panorama Trek. 

Around 3 months of preparation would be ideal for completing the Everest Three Passes Trek. 

Best Time for Everest Three Passes Trek

Most trekkers regard spring (March, April, and May) and autumn (September, October, and November) season to be the best seasons to complete the Everest Three Passes Trek. 

In the summer season (June, July, and August), you will have to be extra careful to complete this trek as there might be slippery tracks due to the rain in this season.

Some passes might be closed to trek to in some months of the winter season (December, January, and February) due to excessive snowfall. So please confirm whether you will be able to trek to the three passes in your preferred winter time before coming to this trek.