Everest Three High Passes Trekking in Nepal
January 27, 2019
The Everest Three High Passes Trekking in Nepal take you to the off-the-beaten and less crowded trekking trails in the Khumbu region, passing three high adventurous passes; Kongma La (5,535m), Cho La (5420m), and Renjo La (5340m) including Everest Base Camp. It is the most amazing combination trekking package among the famous and searched trekking routes in the majestic Everest region. Following the off-the-beaten trail in the Khumbu region, the trek not only passes through the Everest High Pass but also hike up to the most popular viewpoint; Kala Patthar, the base camp of world’s highest mountain; Everest base camp, and beautiful valley; Gokyo. These are the amazing destinations on earth that provide you an incredible adventure of the lifetime. Nevertheless, the views of the mountains and deep valley from the top are indescribable. Relish the beauty Mt. Everest so close, walk in the picturesque Himalayan terrains surrounded by many snow-covered mountain peaks, experience unique culture of the Sherpa people, across the culturally rich traditional villages, encounter glaciers, diverse wildlife, pass through the rivers, lakes, rhododendron forests, and so on are the major attractions of the trekking in the Everest region that this Everest Three High Passes Trekking in Nepal offer you! What else you wish for! If you really admire the beauty of mountains and have a dream to experience the exciting and adventurous trekking in Nepal then, we the team of Himalayan Holy Land Trek wholeheartedly invite you to grab this unique opportunity!
What the Everest Three High Passes offer you?
Before moving ahead to describe the trails to The Everest Three High Passes Trekking in Nepal, let’s first know where are these passes, how is the trail, and what it offers to you. The Three High Passes in Everest consist of crossing three high altitude passes over 5,000 meters; Kongma La Pass, Cho La Pass, and Renjo La Pass.
Kongma La Pass (5,535m) lying west out of the Chhukung is crowned with colorful prayer flags. The trail up to Kongma is challenging as it follows through steep hills across a glacier and glacier-fed river and climbs over boulders and rock face up to the highest elevation 5,535m among the Everest Three High Pass. But the view from the top is just stunning which will relieve your pain. The view of Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Makalu, glaciers, and valley are just breathtaking!
Cho La Pass (5,420m) formed between the snow-clad summits of Lobuche (6,135m) and Cholatse (6,443m) offers you the spectacular views of Mt. Ama Dablam, Gokyo valley nestled between snowy mountains and Cho La Lake. The trail up to 5,420m elevation is a steep climb through boulders and glaciers.
Renjo La Pass (5,340m) is considered as the easiest of the three passes where the dazzling vistas of Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Cholatse, Gokyo lake, Gokyo village, and the longest glacier in Nepal; Ngozumpa await.
Highlights of the Everest Three High Passes Trekking in Nepal!
The major highlights of The Everest Three High Passes Trekking in Nepal are three high passes; Kongma La, Cho La, and Renjo La including the Everest base camp, Kala Patthar, beautiful Khumbu glacier valley, and the Gokyo lake. Trekking in Everest region via Three High Passes not only offers you the off-the-beaten trekking experience in the Khumbu region but also provides you the best opportunity to visit popular tourist attractions of the Everest region. First of all, trek to Everest region begins from the scenic flight between the snow-clad mountains and over lush green landscapes to Lukla (Tenzing Hillary airport) that encourage you to go higher and higher. The trails, then pass through many popular trekking routes such as Phakding, Namche Bazaar, Tengboche, Dingboche, Pangboche, Chhukung, Lobuche, Gorak Shep, and so on. Witnessing the beauty of the world’s highest mountain from the base camp as well as an Everest vantage point; Kala Patthar will take your heart and mind! The view of sunset and sunrise over towering peaks, glacier valley, lakes of Gokyo, and Gokyo valley are just stunning from the top of these three high passes. The Everest High Pass adventure destination is renowned for the wonderful vistas of Mt. Everest (8,848m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,156m), Mt. Lhotse (8,501m), Mt. Ama Dablam (6,856m), Mt. Makalu (8,470m) and other snowy peaks in the Khumbu region. Nonetheless, the warm hospitality of the Sherpa people, their unique culture and the homely environment found in the Himalayan land have been the main attractions of Everest region because of which foreign trekkers visit Nepal again and again.
The Best Time for the Everest Three High Passes Trekking in Nepal!
The best time for the Everest Three High Passes Trekking in Nepal is September to November and March to May. In these months, the weather in Nepal is clear and trekking in Everest region is easier compared to other months.