Three Passes Trek with Gokyo Peak and Everest Base Camp - 5140 meter (20 Days)

The Everest Three Passes Trek throws down the gauntlet: conquer three sky-high passes exceeding 5,300 meters, witness the mystical turquoise waters of Gokyo Lakes, and stand humbled at the foot of the mighty Everest, all while experiencing the rich culture of the Sherpa people.

Imagine this:

  • Trekking through valleys adorned with colorful prayer flags
  • Gazing upon the mirror-image reflection of Everest in the serene Gokyo Lakes ✨
  • Reaching Everest Base Camp, a legendary spot for adventurers worldwide
  • Sharing stories and laughter with the resilient Sherpas, the true guardians of the Himalayas

Three Passes Trek with Gokyo Peak and Everest Base Camp – 20 Day Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu

  • Elevation: 1,400 m (Kathmandu)
  • Arrive and relax in Kathmandu.

Day 2: Preparation in Kathmandu

  • Elevation: 1,400 m (Kathmandu)
  • Obtain permits, check gear, and enjoy optional sightseeing.

Day 3: Fly to Lukla, Trek to Phakding

  • Elevation: 2,840 m (Lukla), 2,610 m (Phakding)
  • Trekking hours: 3-4 hours

Day 4: Phakding to Namche Bazaar

  • Elevation: 3,440 m (Namche Bazaar)
  • Trekking hours: 5-6 hours

Day 5: Acclimatization Day in Namche

  • Elevation: 3,440 m (Namche Bazaar)
  • Rest and acclimatize.

Day 6: Namche to Thame

  • Elevation: 3,820 m (Thame)
  • Trekking hours: 4-5 hours

Day 7: Thame to Lungden

  • Elevation: 4,380 m (Lungden)
  • Trekking hours: 5-6 hours

Day 8: Lungden to Gokyo (via Renjo La Pass 5555 meters)

  • Elevation: 4,790 m (Gokyo)
  • Trekking hours: 5-6 hours

Day 9: Gokyo to Thangnak

  • Elevation: 4,700 m (Thangnak)
  • Trekking hours: 3-4 hours

Day 10: Thangnak to Jongla via Cho La Pass

  • Elevation: 5,360 m (Cho La Pass), 4,090 m (Jongla)
  • Trekking hours: 6-7 hours

Day 11: Jongla to Gorakshep

  • Elevation: 5,140 m (Gorakshep)
  • Trekking hours: 5-6 hours

Day 12: Gorakshep to Everest Base Camp, then to Lobuche

  • Elevation: 5,364 m (Everest Base Camp), 4,910 m (Lobuche)
  • Trekking hours: 7-8 hours

Day 13: Lobuche to Chukung

  • Elevation: 4,730 m (Chukung)
  • Trekking hours: 5-6 hours

Day 14: Chukung to Pangboche

  • Elevation: 3,930 m (Pangboche)
  • Trekking hours: 4-5 hours

Day 15: Pangboche to Namche Bazaar

  • Elevation: 3,440 m (Namche Bazaar)
  • Trekking hours: 5-6 hours

Day 16: Namche to Ghat

  • Elevation: 2,560 m (Ghat)
  • Trekking hours: 4-5 hours

Day 17: Ghat to Lukla

  • Elevation: 2,840 m (Lukla)
  • Trekking hours: 2-3 hours

Day 18: Fly to Kathmandu, Rest Day

  • Elevation: 1,400 m (Kathmandu)
  • Rest and celebrate in Kathmandu.

Day 19: Explore Kathmandu

  • Elevation: 1,400 m (Kathmandu)
  • Optional sightseeing or activities.

Day 20: Departure

  • Elevation: 1,400 m (Kathmandu)
  • Transfer to the airport for departure

Included in Your Everest Three Passes Trek with Sherpa Tabuche Treks & Expeditions:

  • Comfortable Tea House Accommodation: Rest and recharge in cozy teahouse lodges throughout the trek (double occupancy). These basic but comfortable accommodations offer stunning Himalayan views to awaken your spirit each morning.
  • Delicious and Nutritious Meals: Fuel your adventure with hearty breakfasts, lunches, and dinners featuring a variety of local dishes and vegetarian options. Our experienced cooks ensure you stay energized for the journey ahead.
  • Roundtrip Flights Between Kathmandu and Lukla: Skip the long journey and enjoy a scenic flight directly to Lukla, the gateway to the Everest region.
  • Essential Permits: We’ll handle obtaining all necessary permits for Everest National Park, Khumbu National Park, and restricted areas, ensuring a smooth and hassle-free trek.
  • Experienced and Certified Guide: Your dedicated English & French-speaking guide, a true Sherpa expert, will lead the way. Their knowledge of the Himalayas and commitment to your safety will make your experience unforgettable.
  • Porter Service : Lighten your load and maximize your energy for the awe-inspiring landscapes. Hire a strong porter to carry your luggage between teahouses.
  • Basic First-Aid Kit: Our guide carries a comprehensive first-aid kit to address minor injuries or ailments on the trail.

Not Included in Your Everest Three Passes Trek Package:

  • International Flights: Round trip flights to and from Kathmandu are your responsibility. However, our team can assist you with recommendations and booking upon request.
  • Comprehensive Travel Insurance: Mandatory for high-altitude trekking, travel insurance protects you in case of unforeseen circumstances. Choose a plan that suits your needs.
  • Nepal Entry Visa: Obtain your visa beforehand to ensure a smooth arrival in Nepal.
  • Personal Expenses: Budget for additional snacks, drinks outside meals, laundry services, hot showers (may incur fees at teahouses), and gratuities for your guide and porters.
  • Trekking Gear: You’ll need proper clothing and equipment for high-altitude trekking, including boots, backpack, sleeping bag, and more. We can provide a detailed gear list upon request to help you prepare effectively.
  • Vaccinations: Consult your doctor regarding recommended vaccinations for Nepal before your trip.

Contact Sherpa Tabuche Treks & Expeditions today to discuss your Everest Three Passes Trek adventure!