Everest Three Passes Treks is a great adventure to experience in your lifetime; where you will achieve strength and willpower after completing this wonderful trek in the high Khumbu valley in the shadow of Mt. Everest.
Three Passes Traverse is a beautiful journey in the hidden areas of Everest and scenic Khumbu valley, enclosed within mighty mountains and deep valleys, facing an incredible panorama of snow-clad peaks all along the walks.
This is an adventure for expert walkers where the trek leads to climbing steep rocky slopes for a few hours and a long downhill to encounter. But rewards you with exceptional views and leads you to a high spirits feeling of being strong and proud after a tremendous scenic adventure in the highest areas of the Himalayas.
Three Passes Trek with Everest base camp starts with a flight from Kathmandu to land at a small airstrip in Lukla. Lukla is a famous town and gateway to high Khumbu and Everest adventures. After the hike leads on the pleasant trail into the scenic Dudh Kosi River gorge and valley, encountering many Sherpa farm villages of great interest.
As the walk progresses, reaching the famous Namche Bazaar, you will get time for rest and acclimatization. Afterward, head towards deep alpine woodland to reach at scenic Tyangboche and its impressive monastery. Clarifying more, this monastery is beautiful and surrounded by an array of peaks with views of Everest and majestic Amadablam.
Similarly, the adventure with Everest three high passes trek takes you to the high barren and arid country on leaving lush green vegetation and tree lines into a complete wilderness of high mountains and scenic glacial valleys. Then crossing our first high pass over Khongma-la to reach Everest base camp with a climb up to Kalapatthar for a mind-blowing panorama of mountains with Everest at its closet.
After getting used to rough mountain terrain and cool high-altitude air, get ready for a second high pass over Tsho-la / Cho-la to reach the magnificent Gokyo valley and its emerald-colored Gokyo lakes.
Enjoying time at Gokyo, where our adventure leads to our last and final pass over Renjo-la, with breathtaking views of the world's giant mountains. And then reaching the lower valley of Khumbu at Thame with three passes trek. Then back at Namche Bazaar to reach Lukla, where our tough and challenging three passes trek ends.
From Lukla, a sweeping panoramic and a short flight brings you back to the hustle and bustle of the metropolitan city life of Kathmandu. After a great adventure and feat with everlasting memory on the Everest Three Passes trek, proceed as your plan.
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Best Seasons: April to May and September to early December months. April to May is the best time for clear views till afternoon when wildflowers are in bloom with fantastic views of mountains, a pleasant day with cooler mornings and night time. October to December is another best time for clear views of peaks with harsh sunlight days can be freezing cold in the morning and night, depending on altitude and overnight stops.