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Everest Three Passes Trek - Days

Trip Route

Lukla - Renjo La Pass - Cho La Pass - Kala Patthar - EBC - Kongma La pass - Tengboche

Trip Facts

Group Size
1+ PAX
Trip Grade
Max. Elevation
5,645 M/18,515 FT
Full Board on Trek
Best Season

Everest Three Passes Trek Highlights

  • Everest three passes trek let you experiment your physical limit with crossing Renjo La Pass (5464 m), Cho La Pass (5420 m), Kongma La Pass (5535 m)
  • Ascend to 5 viewpoints (Gokyo Ri, Ngozumpa Tse, Awi Peak, Kala Patthar, and Chhukung Ri) for the awesome view of Mountain and glacier valley
  • You will have a close view of Mountains including four mountains above 8000 m- Mt. Everest, Makalu, Cho Oyu and Lhotse
  • Along the trek, you will have finest sights of turquoise lake Golyo Lakes, Cholatse Lake, Imja Lake, Kongma La Lake
  • On your adventure close insight into the Buddhist culture and visit monasteries where Sherpa practice Buddhism

Everest Three Passes Trek, an alternative trail to Everest base camp with crossing Renjo la, Cho La and Kongma La also ascends to Gokyo Ri, Kala Patthar, and Ngozumpa en route of Everest Trekking. Everest Three Passes Trek, alternative trekking route to Everest base camp with crossing above 5000 m high altitude trekking passes Renjo La, Cho La, and Kongma La. Side trek to the best viewpoint of Everest trekking Gokyo Ri, Ngozumpa Tse, Kala Patthar, and Chhukhung Ri. Everest High Passes trek physically challenging adventure trek in the Everest region where previous trekking experienced is required because rambling on steady ascending up and walking on steeply downhills on the unstable trail. Everest 3 passes trek taking each corner of the Everest region. Everest circuit trek is combined with a thrilling journey, where a route passing through tropical landscapes, mountain herb shrubs, dense rhododendron forest, traditional Sherpa village, alpine topography, glacier valley, and Trans Himalayas. Everest terrain is surrounding by high mountains in Buddhist homeland where numerous of Buddhist sites are made by Sherpa. Everest three passes route passes amazing Buddhist sites like monasteries, stupa and the Buddhist flags are fluttering in the fresh air and blue sky.

Everest Three Passes trek commences with a brief mountain flight to Tenzing Hillary Airport, Lukla. From Lukla, reaching Namche Bazar in 2 days' walk with crossing numbers of the high suspension bridge. After Namche Bazar follow off the beaten track main route leading to Nangpa La pass-thru Thamo, Phurte, Theshyo, Thame, Lungden to Renjo La (5360 m). You'll get a stunning mountain vista of four mountains out of fourteen world's highest mountains Mt Everest, Makalu, Lhotse, and Cho Oyu from Gokyo Ri (5364 m) and Ngozumpa Tse (5700 m). After visiting sparking turquoise Gokyo lake trailhead to severe Cho La pass (5420 m) and then stepping to Khumbu glacier. Legendary Everest base camp set on the moraine of Khumbu glacier, Stunning Kala Patthar view set the bottom of Pumori, you will get rewards sights of Mount Everest and Everest base camp. A side trek to Everest base camp (5364 m) and Kala Patthar summit (5645 m) is the best value of the trek which offered rewards view of Mount Everest, Khumbu glacier, Pumori, and Lobuche peak.

Further trek with following the small seasonal path onto Khumbu glacier, towards the highest trekking pass of Everest 3 passes trek. Kongma La (5535 m) provides a stunning view of the fifth highest Mount Makalu and Amadablam with together huge Imja valley. On way returning to Lukla Buddhist cultural excursion in Tengboche monastery, where often see the seasonal Sherpa festival in November and July. Upon getting back Namche Bazar made a circuit of Everest high passes trek then another long day trek to Lukla for fly back to Kathmandu.

Daily itinerary

Upon your arrival at Kathmandu international airport receiving by your trek guide with fresh wreath then transfer to your hotel. Your trek guide stays standby at the airport with your name on the signboard. After arriving the hotel have own time until official meeting an evening.

Early in the morning drive to Domestic terminal of Tribhuvan international airport then board on a small plane to Lukla. Savoring the mountain panorama and diverse landscapes throughout the flight journey. You will be a thrilling landing experience in Lukla airstrip. We collect the luggage, we walk through the forest and villages to Phakding. A colorful trail to Phakding village is mostly descending downhill, and enjoy the stunning view of the lush green valley below high mountains. After arriving Phakding village short side trek to a nearby monastery and remote Sherpa village, Thulo Gumela.

The exciting day of Renjo La pass and Gokyo Valley Trek, the trek starts from Phakding and easy climb by the riverside of the thrilling milky river. We enter to Sagarmatha national park and checking Renjo La and Gokyo valley trek permits bypassing Manjo village. Afar Sherpa settlement Jorsalle village trek through lush rhododendron and pine forest to Namche Bazar with thrilling experience crossing tallest suspension bridge of the Everest Trekking. Enjoy the peek of Mount Everest from the viewpoint. Picturesque Namche Bazar is must visit place in Nepal where have a verity of accommodation, local to the multi-cuisine restaurant, handicraft, café, bar, and the local market. Afternoon short hike to a viewpoint near to Everest national park heart quarter and have stunning sunset on Mount Everest along with other snow-clad peaks. Also, encounter rainbow color Himalayan Monal on way back to the hotel.

The trail leads to the twin villages Khumjung and Khunde, the most charming Sherpa villages in the Khumbu region. As the trail ascends higher the view of the panoramic Himalayas come closer including Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Taboche, Cholatse, Thamserku, Kwangde Peak, and the gorgeous Ama Dablam. While at Khumjung village explore Hillary school and the 500 years old Buddhist monastery where can sights “Yeti skull”. After lunch, the trail continues Khunde where we can visit another ancient monastery and the hospital which was funded by Edmund Hillary. On the way back to Namche Bazar, we will pass the yak breeding farm, the Sherpa museum where we can still see the traditional costumes of Sherpa people. Also possible to visit The Everest view hotel en route to Khumjung Village.

From Namche Bazar, the trail turn left fellow the trade route between Nepal and Tibet. The trek is a gradual up passing lush green forest, villages, monasteries with great view of the Mountains and valley. You may spot wild animals such as deer, mountains goats, colorful birds etc. After crossing the Bhote Koshi River, the trail ascends steeply up to the climber village, Thame where 21 times Everest climber Apa Sherpa, 23 times Everest climber Kami Rita Sherpa and first Everest summiteer Tenzing Norgay Sherpa take a birth and raised.

En route to Lunden village short climb to a ridge for the picturesque view of the Thame village and mountains. The trail passes through few Sherpa homesteads on the Riverbank. Further trek follows the trail which commences to Nangpa La (5,810 m), a salt trading route where the Tibetan traded with Khumbu people till 2008. After the cross, the small wooden bridge leaves the trade route behind then short climb on the meadow to Lunden village. Trekking into the pasture where often spot the wild animals are grazing on the dwarf shrubs.

Crossing adventure Renjo La Pass will give you a thrilling and challenging trekking experience. Leaving early in the morning with steeply climbing on the mountains also enjoys with the breathless view of lofty valley and mountains. Renjo La pass, the lowest elevation pass and the best view of the Himalayas among that provide grand Mountain View including four 8000 m mountain with numerous trekking peak and turquoise glacier lakes. The trek moved to Gokyo valley next to Gokyo Lake (Dudh Pokhari) mountain walled Ngozumpa glacier. In the evening might see more travelers than Thame Valley because of the Gokyo Lake and Gokyo Ri (5360 m). Around 10 lodges are standby for the accommodation from budget to luxury.

Today we reserve rest day at Gokyo Lake and enjoy yourself with gorgeous Himalayas view and Himalayan glacier. Also, walk around Gokyo Lake (3rd lake) where often see an image of mountains in the lake. We applaud ascend to Gokyo Ri (5360 m) to see superb sunset on the panoramic Himalayas.
For the alternative day trip, long day tour to Ngozumpa Tse, it is miracle viewpoint also the best place to see a close view of Mount Cho Oyu with entire huge Gokyo Lake. For Gokyo fifth, Lake Tour must travel with adequately of drinks and energy bar for energy. Also, catch the awe-inspiring outlook of the north side of Mount Everest. The route is pretty tough most of the path is on lateral moraine of Ngozumpa glacier but closely summit has an unstable rocky section. It is worth a tough side trek which rewards phenomenon scenery of snow peak, glacier, and uncountable turquoise lake.

You have an option side trek to Gokyo Ri, implausible viewpoint for the snow-clad mountain view the Everest region and the large Ngozumpa glacier. The glacier stretching all way to Cho Oyu Mountains and sixth Gokyo Lake from Pangkha. After exploration, the Mother Nature from Gokyo Ri returned to the lodge. The short trek to Dragnak/Thagnak commences over the Ngozumpa glacier with looking breathtaking mountain view of Cho Oyu and Gyangchung peak. It about 3-4 hours trekking on the moraine to Dragnak village which also called Cho lo base camp. It is advisable to follow the footprint of your guide and stay closely where crusade of glaciers feel. Then have early dinner and timely bed as well because of starting trek early in the morning for Cho La pass.

Crossing another high altitude trekking pass en route of Everest three passes trek. Cho La Pass walking on the rocky and icy technical route that connecter of the Gokyo Lake and Everest Base Camp. We highly suggest packing snow/ice spike for safety during the December to May trekking period. The hike starts early in the morning with steeply climb up on the valley, the last section of the path to Cho La summit is completely rocky and icy. We then walk down from the pass aside of the glacier Cho la lake and snow to another ridge. The rocky top provides extensive Himalaya's range of Nuptse, Baruntse, Ama Dablam, Cholatse and Taboche peak. The further trail to Zonglha village is steeply downhill on the rock and stony where have to deal carefully. The mountain lodge situated the bottom of the Cholatse and Taboche peak above the Cholatse lake.

You deserve easy day after crossing physical demanding Cho La pass, a trail to Lobuche village is comparatively easier than any other trek day. A downhill path continues on the seasonal yak pasture where often spot mountain marmot on bottom of Lobuche peak, Cholatse, also get a spectacular view of Mt. Ama Dablam and Pumori. Lobuche settlement is the junction of Everest base camp trek and Cho La Pass definitely, meet-up with more adventure minded people. On another hand, you can visit Awi peak en route to Lobuche.

A distance from Lobuche to Gorakshep is nearby but because of the altitude effect, it takes approximately 3 hours to reach Gorakshep. We trek on flatten meadows west side of Khumbu glacier up to Lobuche pass. From Lobuche, pass trek carries on rocky and pebble unstable trail on the Khumbu glacier moraine to Gorakshep. The entire hike to Gorakshep provides incredible views of mountain panorama including Pumori (7167 m), Lobuche Peak (6119 m), Khumbutse (6639 m), Nuptse (7879 m), Lingtren (6713 m) with the large Khumbu glacier. Upon arrival Gorakshep lodge reserve the room then keep belonging in the room. After early lunch starts Everest base camp side trek on a rocky path in cold temperature. Everest base camp tour takes around 5-6 hours for a round trip, the gravel path is pretty small also stuck on human traffic. Everest base camp set on the midst of Khumbu glacier on end of Khumbu icefall, during the spring (April/May) several colorful tented camps set on top of the moraine. Iconic Everest base camp is decorated with Tibetan flags and has several Chhorten also sign are written on a rock. After having tremendous time returning back to Gorakshep.

The early morning begins side trek to Kala Patthar summit (5,645 m), walking against steeply up with viewing the best mountain panorama and glacier with the enormous Everest base camp. It would be hard to walk uphill on wintry temperate that’s why we should wear enough warm cloth for Kala Patthar. A trail passing the world's highest elevation fashion show stage that done January 2020 behalf of the promotion of the visit Nepal 2020. Also, spot the world's highest altitude cabinet meeting place that done against global warming. On the end section walking on a rocky path where you need extra takecare because of the risk of slippery. From the Kala Patthar summit get excellent sights of Mount Everest and several other snowcapped peaks. You will have a close distance view of Mt Everest above the Khumbu icefall. On arrival Gorakshep, have delicious breakfast then trek further down to Lobuche village.

Kongma La Pass (5,535 m), the highest trekking pass en route of Everest three passes trek which is worth doing it for the excellent adventure experience. On the way to Kongma La Pass, it offers a special view of Makalu, Baruntse and Ama Dablam with gorgeous Imja valley. A trek begins early morning from Lobuche then walking on Khumbu glacier. The path onto the Khumbu glacier is unclear and request follows your guide footprints. Upon cross the moraine uphill trail beings and stretch up to Kongma la pass summit. Kongma la summit presents the outstanding view of Mount Makalu with a turquoise lake as well as spectacular Mount Ama Dablam. From here Everest high passes route steeply descending to Dingboche with admiring exception Mountain View and the valley. Before reaching camp come cross with Island peak climber on way.

Dingboche is a large Sherpa village north side of Mount Ama Dablam where about 20 lodges are currently providing room and food for travelers. The downhill path taking into the villages and forest to Namche Bazar, also passing the oldest Buddhist monastery at Pangboche and the most popular Buddhist monastery in Tengboche also visit Deboche nunnery monastery. The monastery has great value in the Sherpa community and a huge number of the locals attend on Mani Rimdu Festival during October/November. The trail to Namche Bazar encloses up and down with magnificent mountain views. From Tengboche monastery ramble solid downhill to the bank of Dudh Koshi River. We resume trek after lunch at Phungi Thenga then gentle climb and follow easy Buddhist flavor route to Namche Bazar.

Today we completing Everest circuit trek by the reaching to Lukla, the last day of the trek is a fairly long walk by passing Sherpa villages, colorful rhododendron forest and crossing suspension bridges. Walking down along the Dudh Koshi River till Tadho Koshi then about 2-hours uphill trek to Lukla village.

In the morning short walk to Tenzing Hillary Airport, Lukla. We take an earlier flight to Kathmandu, a 45-minute Lukla to Kathmandu flight considers as scenic flight. It offers Ariel Mountain view and meandering river with colorful diverse landscapes of the countryside. On arrival Kathmandu airport transfer to your hotel. Stroll around Thamel Street and alley then evening we host farewell dinner.

Your Himalayan journey the Everest Three Passes Trek ends up with us by today and hopes you had enjoyed mountain vacation with us and get back home with lifetime trekking memories. We, Musical adventure trekking arrange airport transfers and transfer to international airport 4 hours before your scheduled flight.

What's included?

  • International and domestic airport transfer airport/hotel/airport
  • Everest three passes trekking permit (Everest National Park and Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality Fee)
  • Experienced English speaking licensed guide with salary, accommodation, food & Insurance
  • Three meals a day during the trek in the mountains (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner with hot drinks)
  • Seasonal fresh fruits Apple, Banana, Orange, etc
  • Complimentary trekking equipment's like four seasonal sleeping bag and dawn Jacket (should be returned upon completing the trek)
  • Waterproof Duffle bag to keep your stuff during the trek
  • Everest Three Passes Trekking Map
  • Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu flight ticket with together your guide
  • First aid medical kit, oximeter to check pulse, heart rate and oxygen saturation at higher altitude
  • Normal lodge/guesthouse base accommodation during trek in the mountain
  • Farewell dinner in Kathmandu at a typical Nepalese restaurant with live cultural dance

What's not included?

  • Travel and medical insurance which should cover emergency evacuation
  • Meals and Accommodation in Kathmandu
  • Personal expense hot shower, laundry, internet, battery charge, etc
  • Porter to carry your bag pack
  • Gratitude to your guide and porter

Fixed Departures

Sorry, No fixed departure dates availabe, Please request for Private Trip

Essential Information

Communication mode in the Everest Three Passes Trek

The pay-able WI-Fi is available in most of the lodges and Ncell phone also working several villages in Everest high passes route 3G or 4G data internet working in Ncell phone user. If you willing to stay keep in touch with family and friends request to have separate local sim card (Ncell) then connect with your near and dear most places. Due to the cold temperature phone connectivity and internet system might not working after sunset.

Hire Guide and Porter for Everest Three [High] Passes Trekking

A guide is mandatory for safety concern to rambling over Everest three passes trek. There is lot benefit doing Everest high passes trek with experience and knowledgeable local guide, a trip leader will be helpful to explore the exotic Sherpa culture, pristine natural beauty, Himalayan wildlife, wild glacier, virgin and wilderness route over Everest high passes. It is a great hiking experience in the Himalayas with a guide who always gives you positive vibes to reach your adventure goal on the journey. It is highly recommended do challenging Everest high passes trek with skilled trekking guide then easily access to a nearby viewpoint. Musical adventure trekking friendly guide always gives you correct information and easily accessing to a major attraction. Also, stay stress-free of accommodation reservation during trek where your guide made through phone call and passing the message. Everest region trek is physically challenging and mentally torture because of hiking on less oxygen terrain and craggy mountains.

Everest Three [High] Passes Trek Accommodation

On the route of Everest High passes trek, your accommodation arranging on standard level mountain lodge where a neat and clean room with a twin sharing bed. All the lodges/guesthouse belongs to the Sherpa family who also climbs mountains during the peak climbing season. The light is available throughout Everest three passes trekking route which supplies from solar and hydro-power. Both squat and English toilet are available all the places for human waste. All the guesthouse offered payable hot shower and free cold shower.

Possible side trek en route of Everest High [Three] Passes Trek

The Everest high passes trek is a complete single journey in Khumbu regions that provides the best of the Khumbu region including culture, architecture, a frozen glacier, turquoise lake, and high altitude passes. So as your vacation permits can also add on few site trek which makes your trek best of the best

Nangpa La Pass (5806 m)
Only accessing the frontier of Tibet from Khumbu Nepal, the seasonal high altitude pass is quite popular till the 2006 Nangpala shooting. This high altitude pass was popular for the trading between Tibetan merchant and local Sherpa even for the pilgrimage voyage. Nangpala pass is further north from Thame valley beyond the human settlement. There is a branch trail above the Lunden village and pass the seasonal running lodge at Kusum. This alpine landscape is popular for the yak pastures. Above the little Khusum village basically trekkers traverse into wilderness moraine which also surrounding by high snow-peaks. There are few common places along the moraine with good camping spot like Kanchung, Dzasampa. Before reaching Kanchung proper glacierss can see a temporary stone house with piles of stone where Tibetan traders and refugee used spent a night while crossing over the Nangpa La pass. After Kanchung the trail continues on the moraine and the huge glacier where constantly moving glacier on the ground. The trail then continues on side of the crevasses after that walking on fresh snow on huge flatten in between two high snowcapped mountains to the summit which is decorated by Buddhist flags on the traditional Chorten. On the pass have surprise scenery which hard to believe as well. Normally Nepal side always has hives of the snow and few meters below LOC does not have snow yet all can admire the spectacular view of the roof of the world. Northeast of the trail from the Nangpa la leading to the Cho Oyu base camp which is an ordinary route for the Cho Oyu expeditions. Alert to traveler should travel with guide because hard to find the path in the moraine, crevasse, glacier and the snow.

Ngozumpa Tse (5740 m)
The highest vantage point on Everest high passes trek in the Khumbu region. Ngozumpa Tse is a complete black ridge in the midst of the 6th & 5th Gokyo Lake at the edge of the Ngozumpa glacier. The trail is pretty good up to 5th Gokyo Lake on the rugged-wilderness Gokyo valley at the edge of the Ngozumpa glacier, the largest Himalayan glacier. We follow gentle up the trail on the moraine of the Ngozumpa glacier with looking gorgeous view of the north face of Mount Everest and Cho Oyu, world 6th highest mountains. After the pass the 5th Gokyo Lake, we climb on the black mountain with subsequent pebble trail then the terminal trail is the complete black rock which also unsustainable. It is ample wilderness mountainous terrain which also windy as well. We should do a day trip with sufficient water, energy bar, and meals. The summit of Ngozumpa Ri provides a close view of massif mount Cho Oyu and ice-covered Himalayan glacier with a picturesque view of turquoise 4 Gokyo Lake. Once taken superb photos to trek back to Gokyo Lake and if time allows ascending to Gokyo Ri, catch glorious sunset on the panoramic Himalayas.

Italian Pyramid (5050 m)
The glass house pyramid situated east site of the Lobuche peak on Khumbu valley which also known Italian research center for the climate. It was established in 1987 by trouper Italian mountaineer for aiming to measure the height of the surrounding mountains and the mountainous climate. There are several compartments at the complex for accommodation for travelers, examination room, press room etc.

Imja Tsho (Lake) (5150 m)
One of the fast-growing glacier lake in the Himalayas till drained out the lake water in 2016. The lake is situated at Imja valley on a base of the Island peak and also can reach after physical demanding Ama Lapcha Pass trek. Massif Ima Tsho source is Lhotse Shar glacier and Barutnse glacier. So it is a day trip from Chhukung to Imja Lake which is approximately 8 km for a round trip. The Island peak base camp day hike begins subsequently breakfast with pack lunch and the appropriate drinking water. We follow the gentle up trail in the Imja valley, rubble of the huge Himalayan glacier. Often chance to talk with island peak climber group and the adventurous trekkers heading down after concurred challenging Anphu Lapcha. Then pleasant walk on flattens path to the big rock where frequently see pre-training for the Island peak expedition. Tented camp at Island base camp and the lake is separated by a huge moraine-like ridge. Once walked to that moraine point have a spectacular view of the frozen Island glacier lake. The entire hike provides captivate Mountain View with wasteland landscapes.

Ama Dablam Base Camp (4600 m)
The large Khumbu area contemplates the most beautiful Himalayan valley where have stunning high snow mountains with fascinating Sherpa culture. Mother neckless base camp is another famed side trek in Everest National park Nepal. Amadablam base camp can be added on any of the treks which leading to Gokyo valley, EBC, Island peak, Everest high passes trek, Everest view trek, and Ama lapcha pass as well. ABC is beyond the Everest base camp highway in the peaceful terrace with having the sound of the mountainous nature, branch trail leading up the east bank of the Imja Khola from Pangboche village. After crossing a rain-washed wooden bridge on glacier river mild climbing up on the herb shrubs where often spot Yak grazing with a cute babies. Continuing hike with passing permanently local lodge to Ama Dablam base camp. ABC is colorful twice a year in April/May and October/November regularly sights colorful tented camp with acclimatized climbers. Possible to hike additional up than legendary Amadablam BC which also gentle up on the ridge with approaching superb Mountain views of Amadablam, Taboche, Lhotse, Nuptse, Kangtega Lobuche, Cholatse, Pumari, Mount Everest with boondocks valley. Better to climb up here before than noon can see a blue sky with clear the Mountain.

Chhukung Ri (5550 m)
Chhukung Peak, mount of black rocky above Chhukung village which stretch to end of the Lhotse Shar in Imja valley. It is best to side trek to view the world 5th highest Mt. Makalu (8485 m). Do not be confused upper black rock is the Chhukung Ri but maximum hiker though lower one with Buddhist flag is the Chhukung Ri. Towards the Chhukung Ri commonly ascend up on the crumble and scree trail with having a mesmerizing view of the numerous trekking peaks in Imja valley and attractive Mount Makalu vista. Should traverse with plenty of the drinking water and energy bar, the summit provides a grand view of surrounding mountains and Lhotse glacier.

Kongde View Hotel (4220 m)
The high elevated luxury accommodation set at the height of 4220 m above the sea level on the mountain. There is two amenity lodge with providing the best view of 4 highest mountains above 8000 mtr namely Mount Everest, Lhotse, Cho Oyu, Makalu beside that can see Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Kusum Kanguru, Khumbutse, Taboche, Island peak, Pumori, Kongde, kangtega etc. I have found traverse are interested to visit Kongde View Hotel but costly (Room and food). There is 2 option to reach Hotel Kongde view which is from Thame and Tok Tok village. But can do day side trek only from Tok Tok village which takes around 11 hours in a round trip. Musical adventure trekking conduct day tour to Kongde view from Tok Tok. From Tok Tok huge climb-up (1500 m) throughout pristine forest of pine and rhododendron as well wild herb bushes. Should go with plenty of drinking's, energy bar and pack-lunch. Few trekker's traverses throughout this route which is very silence as well where supreme coincidental to sights wild animals and colorful Himalayan pheasant. Also can have a picturesque view of the Namche bazaar and Monju. We recommend trek over here on March/April where the Himalayan wilder flower is blooming. The entire trail is fairly small but still can see marked to the hotel while coming back should extra care because of the steeply down on crumble path and even windy also in the late afternoon.

Everest High Passes difficulty and Physical requires

It is mandatory the trekkers should be physically fit and previous high altitude trekking experienced is must have. No matter how fit is the hiker still chance to have high altitude symptoms en route while crossing Renjo La (5360 m), Cho La (5420 m) and Komgma La (5535 m). Still, normal physical fitness hiker can be accomplished journey with pre-training in back home.

Everest High Passes Trek Permits Cost

Trekking permits are mandatory for doing Everest High passes trek, all the trekker's must have 2 trekking permits which cost Rs-5000 (Approximately U$D50). Khumbu Pasanglhamu
Rural Municipality (Rs-2000) and Sagarmatha National Park permit (Rs-3000) both of permit can buy Monju (Entrance of Everest national park where the first checkpoint comes to cross on the second day of your trek).

Where to begins and exit of Everest high passes trek

Standard Everest Three Passes Trek program begins with a short mountain flight to Tenzing Hillary airport, Lukla an entrance point of Everest region by air. You'll be reaching to Lukla 35-min by regular flight or 60-min by shared or private helicopter ride.
An alternative route of Everest high passes trek can drive-out from Kathmandu then trek begins from Phaplu or Bhandar that adding few days extra. These numerous of extra days helping you acclimatize with high altitude before trailheads to Three Passes. Then exiting with fly-out from Lukla.