Three Passes Trek
- Day 01: to Lukla Hillary airport early in the morning (2860 meters, 35 minutes) and treks to Phakding (2640 meters, 3 hours). Overnight at Lodge. During the evening village tour,
- Day 02: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440 meters. 6/7 hours walking) and stay the night at the lodge.
- Day 03: Rest day in the same place for acclimatization. Visit the Sherpa museum and Everest view lodge for panoramic views of the Himalayan mountains.
- Day 04: Trek to Thame (3750m) walking for 4 hours. This village is well known to Everest climbers and is a comfortable place to stay overnight.
- Day 05: 5-6 hours walking) to Lungdeng (4600m) and stay overnight at the lodge.
- Day 06: Gokyo (4700 meters.) via Renjo Pass (5360 meters.) 6-hour walking trek) Stay overnight at Gokyo.
- Day 07: Gokyo Peak (5357 meters), our highest point (four and a half hours walking), offers sunrise and an expansive view of the mountain range. Return to Gokyo, and stay overnight at the lodge.
- Day 08: 5 hours walk to Tangnak 4843M. overnight at the lodge (if you have extra days, you can stay one more night in Gokyo and visit the 5th Lake for even more incredible mountain views).
- Day 09: Trek to Zhong La (4830 M. via Chola Pass (5420 meters. Six or seven hours walking) today the path is narrow and tiny ascending to the top of Cho La. Stay overnight at the lodge.
- Day 10: We trekked to Lobuche (4940 meters..4 hours walk) and stayed at a lodge.
- Day 11: Trek to Gorakshep 5164M, visit Everest base camp 5,364 m the same day and return to Gorakshep, totals hike will be 8/9 hours, overnight at lodge.
- Day 12: Explore Kalapattar (5,545 meters). for the most stunning view of Everest, climb up in the morning before trekking back to Lobuche (5 hours walking), and spend the night at a lodge.
- Day 13: Cross Kongma-La (5540m), and stay overnight at Ding Boche Lodge.
- Day 14: Trek back to Tyangboche 3860m in five hours and spend the night at the lodge.
- Day 15: Trek back to Namche Bazaar (3440 meters, 6/7 hours walking). Stay overnight at the lodge.
- Day 16: Trek back to Lukla (7/8 hours walking) and overnight at the lodge.
- Day 17: Fly back to Kathmandu around 7:00 AM (35 minutes)
- Airport to hotel pick and drop
- Two-night hotel in Kathmandu at three-star categories in BB plan
- Accommodation in Mountain lodge run by local people during a trek
- All meals during trekking
- One highly experienced mountain Guide and Porter
- Accommodation food, drinks, salary, insurance, transportation of both trek guide and Porter
- All necessary paper works and Sagarmatha National Park entry permit
TIMS Card (Trekker’s Information Management System card)
- Kathmandu/ Lukla / Kathmandu airfare.
- International airfare
- Travelers insurance
Cold drinks (Alcohol and cold drinks)
- Boiled water, Hot shower, Mineral water, Batteries charge and hot drinks (in pot)
- Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu (Approx. 10-12 USD)
Will there be any access to a satellite phone? If yes then what would be the charges for usage?
Yes, most of our expedition guides take satellite phones and you are welcome to use these at wifi and local moble call Most often, your guide will post daily dispatches on the Nhh website in which your friends and family can follow your progress.
I want to contact my friend or relative, who is on one of your trips, how can I reach them?
Many of our treks and climbs send daily internet dispatches, and we receive updates from our guides while they are in the field. The best place to reach a loved one is through our office.
Will there be any power source for charging batteries, etc. available throughout the trek?
For lodge-bassed treks, many of the lodges have power available with typical Asian plugs (two nail like horizontal prongs) and offer to recharge for a fee.
We can cater for special power requirements at an extra cost or advise on the purchase of a suitable personal solar charging system - please enquire with our office.
PACKING HELP FOR TREKKING TOUR
Better. 15 kg weight for the porters/participants
Long trekking trousers, wind- and water-repellent
Functional shirt short-sleeved
Long-sleeved functional shirt
Fleece jacket or sweater
Trekking socks normal and warm
Clothing for the lodge
Wind and waterproof rain jacket
Down jacket (Primaloft) thin with hood
Down jacket warm with hood
Buff bandana / scarf
Coneflower / Cap
Gloves normal and warm
Trekking shoes ankle-high
Trekking sandals or sneakers for Teahouse
Category 4 sunglasses
Drinking bottle, thermos bottle
Day pack, rain cover
Plastic bag for documents ect.
Big bag or backpack
First Aid Kit…painkillers e.g. Ibuprofen, diarrhea and vomiting remedies, electrolytes, cold remedies, wound disinfectant, plasters, blister plasters
Sun protection face and lips with high SPF
Wet cleaning wipes
Phone, charging cable, headphones
Camera, SD card, spare battery
E-reader, book, notebook, pen
cash, credit card
Document insurance for helicopter rescue and illness