Everest three passes


The Everest Three Passes Trek is renowned as the toughest and most challenging route to Everest Base Camp, spanning 21 days and offering an unparalleled adventure through the heart of the Khumbu region. This trek is tailored for seasoned adventurers seeking the ultimate Himalayan experience, featuring three high mountain passes, breathtaking landscapes, and encounters with local Sherpa culture.

Trek's Highlight

  • Conquer the iconic peaks of Gokyo Ri, Kala Patthar, and Chukhung Ri, offering awe-inspiring summit experiences in the Everest region.
  • Navigate through three challenging passes: Renjo La, Cho La, and Kongma La, testing your trekking skills and providing stunning panoramic views.
  • Experience the warmth of Sherpa hospitality with lodge-based accommodations, immersing yourself in local culture and traditions.
  • Embark on a scenic circular route that showcases the natural beauty of the Everest region, including majestic peaks, pristine lakes, and rugged terrain.


Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer to your hotel for a pre-trek briefing.

Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding, following the Dudh Koshi Valley.

Trek to Namche Bazaar, the bustling trading village of the Khumbu region.

Acclimatize with a hike to Everest View Hotel for stunning mountain vistas.

Head northwest to the village of Thame, delving deeper into the Himalayan wilderness.

Ascend to Lungden, enjoying panoramic views of snow-capped peaks.

Conquer Renjo La Pass and descend to Gokyo, home to the beautiful Gokyo Lakes.

Summit Gokyo Ri for breathtaking views of Cho Oyu and surrounding peaks.

Trek across the Ngozumpa Glacier to reach Dzongla.

Cross Cho La Pass and descend to Dzongla, enjoying panoramic mountain vistas.

Trek through the Khumbu Glacier to Lobuche, with stunning views of Ama Dablam

Trek to Everest Base Camp via the Khumbu Glacier and return to Gorak Shep.

Summit Kala Patthar for panoramic views before descending to Lobuche

Cross Kongma La Pass and descend to Chukhung, passing through Dingboche.

Descend to Tengboche passing through lush valleys.

Continue descending to Namche.

Trek back to Lukla for a farewell party with guides and porters.

Fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to your hotel.

Note: In case of of wanting to climb Island Peak you need 3 extra days to travel from Chukung to Islan Peak.
Incase of tailoring the itinerary to your specific needs, please do contact our office.


  • Domestic flight tickets from Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu
  • Three times a day breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
  • Seasonal fresh fruit after dinner every Night.
  • Oxyzan & puls Check up on our guide every night.
  • Accommodation in tea houses according to the itinerary.
  • First Aid kit bag.
  • Everest National Park Entrance Trekking Permit.
  • Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality Entrance Permit.
  • Experienced English-speaking, Government licensed holder trekking guide.
  • Experienced Sherpa helpers (porters) 1 porter for every 2 pax.
  • Guide, and Porter meals, accommodation, salary, and insurance.
  • Necessary paperwork, all government, and local taxes.


  • International airfares and visa fees.
  • Gratuity for guides and porters.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Mandatory travel insurance (specifically for treks up to 6000m).
  • Personal trekking equipment.
  • Prescription medications or personal medical supplies.
  • Meals and beverages during the trek.
  • Meals and beverages in Kathmandu (except breakfast).

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Everest three passes