THREE HIGH PASSES OF EVEREST
‘adventure on scenic traverse over Kongma la -Tsho la and Renjo la passes’

Highlights:

“Adventure within high Khumbu valley around Everest region and its base camp
Exploring high altitude Sherpa villages enriched with ancient culture of Buddhist religion
Walking into lovely woodland of tall rhododendron-magnolia-firs-pines and junipers trees
Visiting old and interesting monasteries in the backdrop of giant snowcapped peaks
Crossing high scenic passes with mind blowing views truly an adventure of life time experience
Scenic short flight both ways from Kathmandu and Lukla with awesome mountain panorama”

Trip Profile:

Trip Mode:                  Hotels and Lodge basis on trek.
Trek Grade:                 Adventurous & Challenging (in snow conditions).
Highest point:              5,465 m at Renjo-la, Tsho-la at 5,368 m and Kongma-la 5,535 m with
Kalapathar top 5,545 m and 5,364 m at Everest BC.
Trek duration:             16 nights & 17 days (Lukla to Lukla)
Total Trip:                   20 nights & 21 days (Kathmandu to Kathmandu)
Activities:                    Cultural tour – exciting flight, scenic and extreme trekking.
Season:                        April to June and September to December.

Introduction:

Xtreme Climbers presents an overwhelming and extreme adventure ‘Three High Passes of Everest’ a grand and breath taking journey with full of excitement and daring challenging crossing over scenic high passes of Renjo-la, Tsho (Cho) la and Kongma-la with a visit of famous Everest base camp and climb of highest point on top of Kalapathar at 5,545 m high with awesome views of world’s highest peaks with Mt. Everest a mere distance.

Three Passes of Everest an adventure which leads you to awesome scenery within high peaks, moraine and glaciers in the shade of Mt. Everest and range of adjoining beautiful peaks in the harmony of pure wilderness of dramatic landscapes around picturesque Khumbu valley.

An overloaded adventure with a taste of Sherpa culture of old heritage and immense traditions and warm hospitality of High Landers the Sherpa of Everest where you will be lead by our strong and expert guides showing you the wonders of Khumbu and Everest region with strong culture, flora and fauna and skill required on this high altitude and challenging adventure.

Starting with sweeping flight from Kathmandu to Lukla the door to many adventures around Everest and high Khumbu valley, as the walk leads to nice lovely Sherpa villages of Phakding-Monjo and colorful Namche Bazaar and then heading towards elusive trail, away from main trekking path past sleepy villages of Thame and Marlung to cross over Renjo-la to reach at beautiful Gokyo Lake and then heading towards our second high pass over Tsho-la (Cho) to reach at world number one at Everest Base Camp with a climb of scenic hill top of Kalapathar.

Our return journey leads with the last final Kongma-la pass to reach at magnificent Imjatse valley in Dingboche and then heading back to Lukla for panoramic flight to Kathmandu after an awesome and mesmerizing adventure on Three High Passes of Everest with great services and guidance of Xtreme Climbers.

On this adventurous Three High Passes of Everest Trekking rewards you with superb views of Mt. Everest (8,848m / 29, 028ft) Lhotse (8,516 m-24,940 ft), Nuptse (7,855m-25,772 ft) Mt. Cho-Oyu (8,201 m / 26,906 ft), Lho – La / Khumbutse peak (6,036 m – 19,992ft) Mt. Lingtren (6,749 m / 22,142 ft) Changtse ( 7,583 m / 25,230 ft) Mt. Pumori (7,161 m / 25,772 ft)  Amadablam ( 6,812 m / 22,480 ft) Kangtenga (6,782 m / 22, 380 ft) Tharmarserku ( 6,623 m / 21, 855 ft) Kwangde (6,011 m / 19,837 ft) Kusum Khanguru (6,373 m / 21,030 ft) holy peak Khumbi-la (5,761 m / 19,012 ft) and as far towards world’s 5th highest Mt. Makalu (8,463 m / 27, 766 ft) Lobuje Peak (6,119 m / 20,192 ft) with Island Peak / Imjatse (6,160 m / 20,328ft) and Pokhalde Peak ( 5,806 m / 19,159 ft).

Day 01:            Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
Day 02:            In Kathmandu with sightseeing tour at places of interest.
Day 03:            Fly to Lukla 2,830 m & trek to Phakding 2,640 m – 04 hrs.
Day 04:            Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440 m – 05 hrs.

Day 05:            Rest day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization and excursion.

Day 06:            Trek to Thame village 3,880m -05 hrs.
Day 07:            Trek to Marlung 4,200m- 06 hrs.
Day 08:            Trek to Lungdeng 4, 600m – 06 hours.

Day 09:            Cross Renjo- La 5,465m and trek to Gokyo Lake 4,800 m – 07 hrs.
Day 10:            Morning hike to Gokyo-Ri and walk to Thangnag 4,700 m – 04 hrs.
Day 11:            Trek to Dzongla 4,830m via Tsho-la 5,368 m – 07 hrs.

Day 12:            Trek to Lobuche 4,930 m – 05 hrs.

Day 13:            Trek to Everest Base Camp 5,364 m and return to Gorakshep 5,180 m – 06 hrs.

Day 14:            Hike to Kalapathar 5,545 m trek to Lobuche – 04 hrs.
Day 15:            Trek to Dingboche 4,350m crossing over Kongma-la 5,535 m – 08 hrs.
Day 16:            Trek to Thyangboche 3, 867 m – 05 hrs.
Day 17:            Trek to Monjo 2,860m – 06 hrs.
Day 18:            Trek to Lukla – 04 hrs.
Day 19:            Fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to respective hotels.
Day 20:            In Kathmandu free day with sightseeing tour.
Day 21:            International departure for home ward bound.

Cost Includes

* Airport picks up droop

* 3 night’s twin sharing accommodation ***categories hotel in Kathmandu

* All local transportation by suitable vehicle (car, van, bus) in Kathmandu

* Farewell dinner in Kathmandu with authentic Nepali Dance

* Kathmandu sightseeing as per itinerary with tour guide and private vehicle  (If required).

* Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu flight

* Meals on full board (breakfast, lunch, dinner) basis during the trek as per itinerary

* Twin sharing accommodation during entire trek/Camping

* Trek leader (English speaking, First Aid Kit Box),

* Required Sherpa porters to carry your bag pack

* Insurance of guide and supporting staff

* Sagarmatha National park entry fee and TIMS Permit

* Safe drinking water

* Exclusive medical kit bag

* All government and local taxes

Visa fees, intl. airfare & departure taxes

Historical monuments Entry Fee

Excess baggage charges

Lunch and dinner in city

Travel and rescue insurance

Personal expenses e.g. phone calls, laundry, bar bills & extra porters

Tips for driver, guides and porters

Any extending trips