Fact Information

Duration
20 Days
Destination
Nepal
Difficulty
Difficult
Food
BLD (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Accommodation
Hotel & Lodges
Transportation
Tourist Bus, Car & Airplane
Meals
BLD (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Max Person
18
Min Person
1
Maximum altitude
5,550m/ 18208ft
Best season
Autumn & Spring
Caravan route
Lukla, Namche, Thame, RenjoLa, ChoLa, Everest Base camp and KhongmaLai

About Trip

“An astonishing feel rejuvenate aura of nature lifetime experience”

The Everest Three Col Pass, Trekking Renjo La [5,360 meters/17,585ft], Cho La [5,420 meters/17,782ft], and Khongma La [5,545 meters/18,192ft], offers one of the best panoramic views in the high passes trek and it's within our beautiful region of Nepal. All of the passes offer awesome surrounding and several minds boggling glorious White Mountain views. There are a variety of adventure routes in this Everest valley, whatever the people who never had enough to explore and will probably not get such exhilarating panoramic viewing trek and more adventurous trail. Now we Himalayan Diamond Adventure offer you the ultimate destination moreover adventure seekers in Everest area.  

More than Seventy-five thousand trekkers visit this region every season. When the late Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay set off on their heroic journey in 1953, this region has become famous in the world. Mount Everest “Sagarmatha” (in the Nepali language) at [8,848 meters/29,029ft], is the main attraction. Lhotse [8,516 meters/27,939ft], Cho-Oyu [8,201 meters/26,906ft], Makalu [8,463 meters/27,765ft], and Ama Dablam [6,812 meters/22,349ft] are also the main attractions of this area.

It is also identified as the home of the famous mountaineer Sherpa people and the mysterious Yeti. This trek comprises not only Three col pass and Everest Base Camp but also Namche Bazaar,  Thame, Gokyo lake, Tengboche, and the valley of the Solukhumbu. It boasts the world’s highest Buddhist monastery. The trek to the Khumbu area is not only famous for trekking and expeditions, but also for the Sherpa culture their unique lifestyle and flora fauna too. You can enjoy and learn the Sherpa culture very closely by visiting this region.

 Introduction of the Trail:

 The complete trek kicks off from Lukla, after having from Kathmandu 35 minutes of scenic flight to Lukla [2,860 meters/9,383ft]. There are many options to reach Himalaya from Jiri or from Phaplu, whatever the flight is the best option for those with limited time.

 The Everest three pass trekking is one of the most thrilling adventure treks for excitement-seekers. There are several trekking routes within the Khumbu Region like Namche, Tengboche, Kala Patthar, Everest Base Camp, Kalapathar, Cho La pass, Gokyo lake, Gokyo Ri and Renjola and Thame. The trekking path is when passing the highest pass must walk in glacier path but open path and comfort path.  

Everest Three col Pass Trekking Khongma La, Cho La and Renjo La one of the great high pass trekking in the Everest region all of the passes are great for its spellbinding views. The Everest Three col Pass Trekking  Khongma La, Cho La and Renjo La are one of the completely implausible adventures, high passes trekking in Nepal because same in Khumbu province positioned three highest passes above the [5,000 meters/16,404ft], Everest three col pass trek circumnavigates the Khumbu region that includes three high passes.

First, we cross the Kongma La Pass [5,545 meters/18,192ft] and visit Everest Base Camp [5,364 meters/17,598ft]. We then climb Kala Patthar [5,550 meters/18,208ft] and have a spectacular view of Everest. We then climb the Cho La pass [5,420 meters/17,782ft] and visit Gokyo Lake and Gokyo Ri [5,357meters/17,575ft] and then climb over the last pass Renjo La [5,360 meters/17,585ft]. From these high passes we can view 4 spectacular peaks above [8,000 meters/26,246ft] and many more below [8,000 meters/26,246ft]. When we success the Everest three passes trekking, of course, you will feel miraculous adventure did.

 After doing three passes Kongma La pass, Cho La Pass and Renjo La Pass you will feel so adventure trekkers as yourself. We see Mt. Everest view brilliantly from Kala Patthar, from Gokyo Ri and as well as from Renjo La Pass. The last traditional village is Thame [3,800m/12,467ft] and then trek down to Namche Bazaar. We will then finally trek down to Lukla and fly back to Kathmandu.

The people who never had enough to explore and will probably not get such mesmerizing panoramic  trekking and are in quest  so far, we offer you  3 – col- pass trekking including Everest Base Camp. We offer 20 days full packaged service.

Outlined Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airport [1,350 meters/4,429ft], transfers to Hotel.

Day 02: Fly to Lukla [2,840 meters/9,317ft],  trek to Phakding [2,610 meters/8,563ft], 2.5hrs.

Day 03: Trek to Namche bazaar [3,440 meters/11,286ft], 5 hours.

Day 04: Hike to Everest view Hotel [3,870 meters/12,697ft], for panorama view.

Day 05: Trek to Tengboche Monastery [3,860 meters/12664ft], 5 hours.

Day 06: Trek to Dingboche village [4,410 meters/14,468ft], 5 hours.

Day 07: Hike to Nangkartshang view point [5,083 meters/16,676ft], 3 hours.

Day 08: Move to Chhukung [4,730 meters/15,518ft], walk 3 hours. Overnight in lodge.

Day 09: Trek to Labuche [4,910 meters/16,109ft], passing Khongma La [5,545 meters/18,192ft], 9hrs.

Day 10: Trek to Gorapse the last settlement [5,171 meters/16,965ft], 6 hours.

Day 11: Hike Kalapathar [5,550 meters/18,192ft],  Dzongkha [4,830 meters/15,850ft], 8-10 hrs.

Day 12: Dzongkha - Cho La  [5,375m/17,634ft],Thangnak [4,700m/15,419ft], Gokyo [4,800m/15,580ft],10hrs.

Day 13: Hike to [5,357 meters/17,575ft], for different angle’s backdrop views.

Day 14: Gokyo - Renjo La [5,360 meters/17,585ft], Marlung [4,210m/13,810ft], 8-9 hrs.

Day 15: Marling - Namche Bazaar [3,440 meters/11,280ft], 8 to 9 hours.

Day 16: Namche Bazaar - Lukla [2,860 meters/9,175ft], 7-8 hrs.

Day 17: Fly  Lukla to Kathmandu [1,350 meters/4,429ft], transfer to hotel.

Day 18 to 19: Contingency days.

Day 20: Finally, departure.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Tribhuvan International Airport [1,350 meters/4,429ft], transfer to hotel:

Welcome to the land of white glowing mountains. Before your landing in Kathmandu Tribhuvan International Airport, the representative from Himalayan Diamond Adventure will have reached there to welcome you.  You will have welcome dinner in Nepali cultural dance restaurant with your guide’s briefing about the day program tomorrow. The hotel service includes bed and breakfast.

Day 02: Scenic flight; early in the morning (Kathmandu to Lukla) & trek to Phakding village [2,610 meters/8,563ft]; 2.5 hrs. Overnight in lodge:

We will have 35 minutes of scenic flight in the morning from Kathmandu to Lukla Hillary airport, the most famous airport in the world. If the weather is favorable, during the flight, we will be sightseeing the most magnificent and sensational view of northern and eastern Himalaya vistas before our landing in Lukla Airstrip [2,860 meters/9,383ft].  

After a few minutes’ of a short break in the Lukla Bazaar, we set out to scenic journey to Phakding village. The entire track crosses through famous mountaineering Sherpa villages, lodges, shops, gompas (monasteries), mani walls, prayer stones, prayer flags, and more than two well-made suspension bridges with the fascinating landscape on the way to Phakding. Today, we spend overnight at Phakding in a lodge.

Day 03: Head over Namche Bazaar, the capital of Sherpa people [3,440 meters/11,286ft], 5 hours of uphill trail:

Today, we trek to Namche Bazaar [3,440 meters/11,286ft], the main entrance gateway of Khumbu valley and the capital of Sherpa people. Today, we walk about 5 to 6 hours to reach Namche Bazaar from the Phakding village. The trail more slightly ascends up following Dudh Koshi River to confluence (Dovan) of Buddha Koshi and Bhote Koshi River. Finally, we push up strenuous uphill via weaving trail to Namche Bazaar.

We will cross 5 well-made suspension bridges including Hillary Bridge and few small wooden bridges, Sherpa settlements, mani walls, prayer stones, waterfalls, rhododendron, and blue pine forests. While walking on the way, probably the wild animals and birds can be appeared such as Himalayan goat (Thar), Jharal, musk deer and Himalayan pheasant Lophophorus (Danphe) a colorful bird.

Day 04: Hike over Everest view Hotel and sightseeing of Khumjung village:

After breakfast, we go on a hike to the Everest View Hotel, located at 3,870 meters (12,697ft), for stunning Mountain panorama of Amadablam, Thamserku, Lhotse, the Everest, and Tukche. Then our trip continues for the worth sightseeing of Khumjung valley. After a wonderful side trip, we head back to Namche Bazaar. Finally, we visit the mountain museum in Namche. We stay in a lodge (service includes dinner and breakfast with a hot drink like tea and coffee).

Day 05: Trek Tengboche Monastery [3,860 meters/12664ft], 4 to 5 hours of walk:

After breakfast, we will head for Tengboche 3,860 meters (12,664ft), the famous historical monastery. It is located on a tiny plateau situated beneath the Ama Dablam Mountain. We walk 4 to 5 hours to reach Tengboche monastery. After leaving Namche Bazaar, we walk into the deeper valley of Khumbu to Tengboche monastery. There is a largest Buddhist monastery in this village. We stay in a lodge (service includes dinner and breakfast with a hot drink like tea and coffee).

Day 06:  Journey to Dingboche village [4,410 meters/14,468ft], 5 hours:

After accomplishing morning activities, as usual, we set out our Himalayan journey through Deuche valley through the pine, birch, and rhododendrons forest.  Crossing Imja Tse stream, the trail ascends up towards Dingboche village 4,410 meters (14,468ft), through Pangboche, a Sherpa village and old monastery of the area.

The trail climbs up above Imja – Tse stream with a captivating view of Mt. Ama Dablam and others many glorious mountains. Further, we trek a gentle way upwards of 5 hours to reach Dingboche village. We stay in a lodge (service includes dinner and breakfast with a hot drink like tea and coffee).

Day 07: Hike to Nangkartshang viewpoint [5,083 meters/16,676ft], 2.5hrs of uphill viewing hike:

Today, we hike up to the Nangkartshang viewpoint for majestic surrounding mountain view and acclimatization for the Everest base camp trek. From this elevation 5,083 meters (16,676ft), we can see a substantial view of Chukung, Imja-Tse  Dingboche, and Pheriche valley. It’s the only one option to see view of Makalu Mountain 8,463 meters (27,765ft), the world’s 5th highest Mountain in this Everest base camp trek.

Day 08: Move to Chhukung [4,730 meters/15,518ft], walk 3 hours:

Today is a short trek for Chhukung. It’s the last well-settled village of Sherpa in this Imja valley. It takes 2 hours of relaxing walk for the normal trekker to Chhukung from Dingboche village.  After breakfast, we start to walk uphill trail following Imja-Tse Khola taking the spectacular circular mountain views. We stay in a lodge (service includes dinner and breakfast with a hot drink like tea and coffee).

Day 09: An exciting journey to Labuche [4,910 meters/16,109ft], passing Khongma La [5,535 meters/18,159ft], 8 hours walk:

Today, we leave Chhukung to Lobuche 4,910 meters (16,109ft), passing the large Yak pasture lands. We see many Yaks grazing. The route gradually rises to Kongma La pass 5,535 meters (18,159ft) between the two rocky hills. The pass is fabulous with circling Mountain View. After savoring of majestic Mountain View, we descend to Khumbu glacier. And we trek through the difficult rocky lands then we reach Lobuche.  We stay in a lodge (service includes dinner and breakfast with a hot drink like tea and coffee).

Day 10: Trek to Gorapse the last settlement [5,171 meters/16,965ft], 6 hours of uphill trail:

After breakfast, we set out our trek to Gorapse Lodge 5,170 meters (16,965ft), the last permanently inhabited settlement at the lap of Mount Everest. The path moves through up trail following the edge of the Khumbu glacier and passing stones, gravels to reach Gorapse. If there is fair weather and you are physically fit, we climb to Kalapathar hill 5,550 meters (18,208ft), for the Sunset view on the top of the Everest Mountain in this evening. After breathtaking view of sunset and Khumbu glacier, we head back to Gorapse lodge. We stay in a lodge (service includes dinner and breakfast with a hot drink like tea and coffee).

Day 11: Gorak Shep - Kala Pathar [5,545 meters/18,192ft] and trek to Dzongkha [4,830 meters/15,850ft]: 15km, 8-10 hours:

The trail climbs 2/3 hrs up to Kala Patthar [5,545 meters/18192ft], early in the morning to see first sunlight from top of the world. This is milestone of the trek to inspect panoramic view with the fantastic sunrise over Mt. Everest, Mt. Pumori, Mt. Lingtren, Khumbutse, Changtse, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Ama Dablam and many more After accomplishing Kala Patthar, we trek down to Gorak Shep and retrace down to Lobuche. After Lunch, the begin trekking towards Dzongkha crossing several streams, forested trail, small villages, and wooden bridges. We stay in a lodge (service includes dinner and breakfast with a hot drink like tea and coffee).

Day 12: Dzongkha - Cho La [5,375 meters/17,634ft], Thangnak [4,700 meters/15,419ft], Gokyo [4,800m/15,580ft], 9-10 hrs:

 Today is going to be one of the toughest days of our trip. The walk begins as we transverse through a spur extending westward from Dzongla. The path descends to a basin across which meanders a murmuring stream crusted with ice at places. In about an hour, we reach the top of the basin readying for the triumph on Cho La. As we gain height, the view back gets increasingly more captivating; the Cho La Lake begins to appear and the Ama Dablam in its pyramidal incarnation presides over a range of mountains on the south as Cholatse sores on the west.

Upon reaching the top, we see prayer flags, strung across cairns, flapping in the strong wind. The scenery of majestic peaks in all directions is breathtaking. After that, you will descend down to Gokyo via Thangnak.  We stay in a lodge (service includes dinner and breakfast with a hot drink like tea and coffee).

Day 13: Hike to Gokyo [Ri 5,357 meters/17,575ft], meters for different angle’s backdrop views:

 The views in the Gokyo region are tremendous. For the best view, climb Gokyo Ri 5,357 meters (17,575ft), the small peak above the lake. The peak of [5,350m/17,552ft], is sometimes called Kala Patthar (not to be confused with the Kala Pathar above Gorakshep, though the view is similar) It is a two- hours climb to the top of the peak, providing a panoramic view of Cho Oyu, Gyachung Kang, Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Cholatse, Tawache and many more.  We stay in a lodge (service includes dinner and breakfast with a hot drink like tea and coffee).

Day 14: Gokyo - Renjo La [5,360 meters/17,585ft] - Morlung [4,210 meters/13,810ft] 8 to 9 hrs:

We need to start at dawn today as we have to trace our trail up to Marlung [4,210 meters/13,812ft], after the conquest of Renjo La [5,345 meters/17,536ft], as there is no alternative to Marlung for overnight today. The path climbs gently up the flank of Gokyo Ri and then zigzags precariously up a finger of the gray screen above the northwest corner of the lake. We proceed early down from the Gokyo Valley, We leave the main trail and turn to Renjo La trail by Dudh Pokhari.

After about 3 hours, we gain the Renjo La where a dazzling vista awaits. The Everest itself, Lhotse, Cholatse, and Taboche can be seen shining in the sun. Views from Renjo La are much like that from Gokyo Ri with third Gokyo Lake and Gokyo Village beneath the gray smear of Ngozumpa Glacier. Continuing on from the pass, the trail winds down a stone staircase and then scramble over loose scree to reach the south bank of a small lake, Angladumba Tsho. Further, we will descend down through a narrow valley and reach Marlung.

Day 15: Marulung - Namche Bazaar [3,440 meters/11,280ft], 8 to 9 hours down walk:

The descent from Marulung to Thame follows a traditional route used for centuries by the Tibetan traders. Down from the Marulung, we cross the Bhote Kosi and descend to Taranga. The trail then goes through the valley of Langmuche Khola. This stream drains down from Dig Tsho, the glacial lake that burst its banks in 1985, causing devastating floods along the Dudh Kosi Valley to Marulung to Thame.

We climb down after crossing a bridge after then eventually reach Sande.  After passing through a check post, we come to the world`s highest hydroelectric power station built with the help of Austrians. From here, we trek and reach Namche Bazar past Phurte village.

Day 16:Namche Bazaar - Lukla [2,860 meters/9,175ft],  7 to 8 hours of downhill walk:

Leaving from Namche Bazaar, the Sherpa capital, we descend steeply downhill to the meeting point of Dudh Kosi River and Bhote Kosi River. Then,  the trail weaves up and down many times before reaching Lukla. Overnight at a lodge (service includes dinner and breakfast with a hot drink like tea and coffee).

Day 17: A scenic flight Lukla to Kathmandu [1,350 meters/4,429ft], about 35 minutes:

Today, we have a scenic flight Lukla to Kathmandu airport. After reaching Kathmandu, we will move to our hotel included bed and breakfast service. Evening farewell dinner with tourist standard restaurant.

Day 18 to 19: Contingency day, there is no guarantee that we will have favorable weather on our tentative day 17 to have flight. So we need some spare days to cover our program:

If the flight gets canceled due to the bad weather or any technical problem we need some spare days to cover our program. After missing flight schedule time in Himalaya region, there is a very less chance to get flight Lukla to Kathmandu, so we have got another alternative way is take a helicopter or trek to down Phaplu – Salleri for two days fantastic trek and Jeep drive back to Kathmandu Hotel.

Day 20: Departure for home, we drop you at Tribhuvan International Airport. Say goodbye:

We drop you in Tribhuvan International Airport in the terminal room as per your flight departure time by tourist Bus or a Car and say goodbye.

Note:- The conditions stated in the itinerary are especially for the trekker who prefer full package service. At the same time, we also customize itinerary based on your choice and time. The selection of itineraries and the staffs depends on your need and financial procurement. We have options for any partial visit as per your requirement and financial condition.

Cost Details

  • Airport pickup and drop off by private vehicle.
  • Three Nights tourist standard Hotel in Kathmandu sharing room with included breakfast.
  • Kathmandu/ Lukla/ Lukla/ Kathmandu flights fare.
  • Three times meals in a day (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Dessert) with (hot drinks, like tea and Coffee).
  • T- house (Lodge Trek) accommodations during the trek, clean and comfortable.
  • Entry permits: Sagarmatha National Park fee and Pasang Lhamu Municipality fee. All necessary trekking permits.
  • Transportations:-  Tourist Bus or Car pick up and drop off for a domestic and International Airport.
  • One day full  valley sightseeing, Patan, Bhaktapur, and Ktm with city guide with transportation.
  • A license holder, English speaking, an experienced and helpful guide with all his  salary, food, drinks, accommodation, Transport.
  • Assistant trekking guide for the group over 8 members in a group with all the company’s facilities.
  • Strong and helpful porters with proper equipment, Warm clothing and required trekking gear for porters like Gore-Tex jacket /trousers, trekking shoes, woolen hat, woolen gloves, woolen socks, sunglasses etc.
  • Nepalese staff’s insurance policy covered it emergency rescue evacuation, medical treatment and accidental.
  • Emergency Helicopter rescue for Nepalese staff.
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • Down Jacket (-8*C) and Sleeping bag (-20*C) (pay extra $1 and 50 cents each item each day).
  • Company’s complimentary Duffle bag, company T-shirt and Map.
  • Hot bag services.
  • Government taxes and official expenses.
  • Patan, Bhaktapur, Monkey temple, Pashupatinath and Boudhanath entry fee.
  • Welcome dinner and farewell dinner in Nepali cultured restaurant.
  • Meals while you stay in Kathmandu Hotel Lunch and Dinner.
  • Personal trekking equipment and gears. Furthermore, information asks us or look at our equipment checklist.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled Itinerary.
  • Nepal entry visa fee.
  • Your travel insurance policy should be covered rescue evacuation, medical treatment and accidental.
  • Any entry fee for temple or monastery.
  • Donations or charity.
  • International airfare bill. 
  • Your personal expenses like; Hot shower, Laundry, Battery charging, telephone, WIFI, and shopping etc.
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic alcoholic hot and cold drinks.
  • Tips for the guide, porter, and driver (tipping is expected).

Useful Info

Make a successful, joyful and safe trip with a professional guide and with full broad-based service. The Everest three col pass is a highly demanding trail for who is in a quest in thrilling trek and may not never had enough to explore more panoramic viewing trip. Whatever it is difficult with the raw trail, high passes, and altitude.

 It requires 20 days holiday and a good level of physical fitness to accomplish a trip. Before visit Himalaya we organize valley sightseeing world heritage sites (Kathmandu, Patan, and Bhaktapur).

We provide you tourist standard Hotel in Kathmandu for 3 nights with breakfast service. And we stay in lodges for the period of trekking with comprehensive service in Himalaya. To reach Himalaya we will have to take from Kathmandu 35 minutes of scenic flight to Lukla [2,860 meters/9,383ft]. Our journey starts through the famous mountaineer Sherpa’s villages such as Phakding, Namche, Thame, Gokyo, Dingboche, Pangboche and Tengboche fully Sherpa bulking cultured lands. The most picturesque trekking route in Khumbu area.  

During the trek, we will be a witness of remarkable views of towering snow-capped peaks and closed to be the world’s highest peak Mount Everest [8,848 meters/29,029ft] and flora fauna such rhododendron, pine, birch, and juniper. And we will get to see wildlife like  snow leopard, musk deer, Himalayan goat, and Himalayan pheasant

Why to trip with us?

Our first motto is- Best Guide; Safe Side:

Himalayan Diamond Adventure is stand-by for all times, the best quality services for our regular clients as well as new guests. We are quite thoughtful with our distinguish trekkers or hikers or Mountaineers joy, fun, and safe trip through our company. We are very aware that only our clients and guests can make a pleasant trip with a professional and intelligent guide and faithful, authentic and helpful cook and porters.

We accompany you with experienced, faithful, helpful and intelligent good English speaking guides and porters, informative in all sectors including weather forecast and caring personals.

Our second motto- “Client’s satisfaction is our satisfaction”

  • The selection of itineraries and the staffs depends on your need and financial procurement.
  • The tentative itineraries are only for your guidelines. We can make as your require.
  • We will book hotels in Kathmandu and Pokhara as your requirement.
  • We have a different category of guides, such Porter guides, Trekking guides, Support Climbing guides, Mountain guides, French-speaking guides, German-speaking guide, Chinese speaking guides, Culture tour leaders, as your requirement.
  • We provide you (-20*C) down-filled sleeping bag and (-12*C) down filled jacket (Pay extra 1 and 50 cents each item each day).
  • For mountaineers if you do not have own climbing gears we will provide you climbing gears on hire at a reasonable price, such the Union of International Alpinist Association (UIAA) tested gears. Like a Black diamond, Helmet, Harness, Crampon, Jumer ATC guide or Figure 8, Ice ax, Carabiners, and La Sportiva alpine boot.
  • We provide you with sufficient and hygienic meals and dessert with hot drinks as per your choice and available in mountain lodges.
  • We book clean and comfortable rooms (hotel) on a mountain in advance of your trip.
  • There are more than 300 different trekking routes in Nepal, we will help you to organize the trip according to your time, budget and choice.
  • We organize trip for especial solitary (alone) personal as well as packaged trip for big group.
  • We also help you to get permits, hiring trekking equipments and other related services i.e. bus reservation, airplane ticketing, and hotel booking in Kathmandu and in Mountain.
  • You come across with us not only for your satisfaction in adventure but also develop your mountaineering skills.