Everest is the world’s highest peak. To take more adventure in travel most of the travelers want to do an Everest three Passes Trek. The Three passes trek includes 3 highest passes; Cho La (5,380m), Kongma La (5,535m) and Renjo La (5,388m) pass. If you pass all three passes at the same time this is called Everest three passes trek. You can do all it separately or be making combine to each other passes.
Everest three passes trek is the perfect trekking package for the adventure dreamer who wants to pass the high passes of the mountains. With the full of adventure, get chance to see the stunning views of mountains, the clear-blue water lake of Gokyo valley, Everest base camp, enjoy the amazing view of the sunrise from Mount Everest. On the way to trek, Everest can get a chance to see the beautiful hills with mind-blowing rhododendron forest, pine forest crossing through many streams and rivers.
Our standard 20 days trekking starts from Lukla after the short 30 minutes flights from Kathmandu. After reaching Lukla start hike toward Namche Bazar through Phakding. Similarly, we cross Chhukung, Lobuche, Kongma La Pass, Gorakshep, base camp, Dzongla, Cho La Pass, Gokyo, Marlung and the last pass – the Renjo La Pass. Then the trek will complete after reaching Namche to Lukla.
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Everest Three Passes Trek Itinerary
- Arrival in Kathmandu
- Sightseeing in Kathmandu
- Flight to Lukla/ Trek to Phakding
- Phakding to Namche Bazar
- At Namche Bazar
- Namche Bazar to Tengboche
- Tengboche to Dingboche
- At Dingboche
- Dingboche to Chhukung
- Chhukung to Lobuche via Kongma La Pass
- Lobuche to Gorakshep and Everest Base Camp
- Gorakshep to Kalapatthar and Lobuche
- Lobuche to Dzongla
- Dzongla to Gokyo via Cho La Pass
- At Gokyo
- Gokyo to Marlung via Renjo La Pass
- Marlung to Namche Bazar
- Namche Bazar to Lukla
- Flight to Kathmandu
Sagarmatha (Everest) National Park
Most of the trekking routes of Everest region are inside the Sagarmatha national park. National Park is spread 1,148 square KM in Himalayan of the Khumbu region of Nepal. This national park is established in 1976 and listed on UNESCO world heritage site in 1979 AD. This park consists the world’s highest peak of the world Mount Everest (8848 meters).
Sherpa people and their culture
Everest is mainly famous for Sherpa’s culture and traditions. About 300-400 years back, they are migrated from Kham region of Tibet and started living in Everest region of Nepal till now. Most of the Sherpa people work in mountaineering and expedition, they are known as the ethnic group. They speak their own language. During the Everest region trekking, we will visit the Sherpa village there.
Flora and Fauna
Almost in Nepal, we can find varieties of Flore and Fauna. Similarly, the Everest region is also rich in flora and fauna. Birch, Jupiter pines, firs, bamboo, and rhododendron are found in the lower zone while all vegetation of dwarf and shrubs are found in the upper zone of Everest region. 118 species of birds including Himalayan monal, and rare mammals including musk deer, snow leopard, Himalayan black bear and red panda use to taking shelter in this region.
This is the famous Tibetan Buddhist monastery and also called as Dwa Choling Gompa located in Tengboche village. It was built 1916 by Lama Gulu. We can see the best eye-catching views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Amadablam, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse and other mountains.