Everest High Passes Trek is a standout amongst the most exciting trekking trails in the Everest region, which superbly fulfills all the goals of trekkers who are enthusiastic about encountering high passes with no dedication for specialized climbing. The trek offers a continuing knowledge of the fascinating common excellence, topographical brilliance and significant cultural exposure. The Everest High Passes trek is moderate to challenging treks that require a more elevated amount of strolling wellness, permitting trekkers with a genuine "mountaineering" knowledge with no technical climbing involved. The Trek is an exciting adventure, giving an unprecedented view at the whole Khumbhu district, which effectively quenches the lust for something new of even the most fearless adventurers.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Once you reach Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu, a delegate from Bluebird Travel & Tours will welcome you and moreover give brief information on further program.
Day 02: Kathmandu: sightseeing
We will be sightseeing UNESCO recorded cultural heritages such as Kathmandu Durbar Square, Boudhanath, Swayambhunath(monkey temple), and Pashupatinath in Kathmandu Valley the entire day. Stay overnight in Hotel.
Day 03: Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding
After breakfast, we will take a flight to Lukla. Amid the flight, we will appreciate all encompassing perspectives of Himalayas of Nepal including Mt. Everest (8,848m), Mt. Makalu (8,463m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8153m), Mt. Lhotse (8,501m), Mt. Lhotse Shar (8,393m),Kanchenjunga, Gaurishankar, Ganesh, Langtang and so forth. From Lukla, you will head up the Dudh Koshi Valley towards Phakding.
Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar
Leaving Phakding, we will cross the stream twice through scaffolds and get in contact at Monjo – the entrance to the Sagarmatha National Park which was set-up in order to guarantee and ensure the sensitive mountain condition. From here, we will follow the best approach to reach Namche, which is the noteworthy trading town in entire Khumbu range.
Day 05: Rest in Namche Bazaar/ Excursion Namche Bazaar and Syangboche Village.
This is our rest day. We can likewise visit Khunde Hospital which was set up by Sir Edmund Hillary and Everest View Hotel for evening glimpse of Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse and Ama Dablam.
Day 06: Namche Bazaar to Tyangboche
The trail heads to Dudh Koshi from Namche. You will likewise experience perspectives of incredible pinnacles of the Khumbu locale including Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse and Ama Dablam. As we move downwards, we will go through a few Sherpa villages and teashops. In transit, we will see Rhododendron shrubberies with lovely fowls and heavenly mountain views. Later, we will reach Thyangboche.
Day 07: Tengboche to Dingboche
Today, we will head towards Dingboche. As we trek forward, we will go through a few Sherpa villages and teashops. In transit, we will see Rhododendron shrubberies with lovely fowls and heavenly mountain views. Later, we will reach Dingboche.
Day 08: Dingboche: acclimatization and rest
After breakfast, we will start our trek down to Dingboche town crossing a couple of woods of Rhododendron. Later, we will get in contact to one of the incredible towns in Pangboche. The trail will then continue to Dingboche and Mt. Amadablam will get closer and closer.
Day 09: Dingboche to Chhukung
Five more hours of further walk and we will get ourselves at Dingboche, which is similarly the way to Chukung Village.
Day 10: Cross to Kongma La pass, trek to Lobuche
Leaving Chhukung, we will rise towards Lobuche by crossing Kongma La Pass. Additionally, we will then climb critical stop of climbers. Later, we will reach Lobuche, which will be the last destination for the day.
Day 11: Lobuche to Gorak Shep, visit Everest Base Camp
Today, we will proceed with the trek towards the Everest Base Camp and the Khumbu Ice-fall by means of Goarkshep village. On the course, we will get looks of Mt. Pumori, Mt. Nuptse and other sublime pinnacles.
Day 12: Gorak Shep to Kala Patthar, then to Lobuche
In the early morning, we will push forward to Kala Patthar (5545m) from where we will appreciate the perspective of dawn in the Himalayas including the relentless Everest, and numerous other mountain crests like Mt. Pumori, Mt. Lingtren, Mt. Khumbetse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Ama Dablam, and Mt. Thamserku. Later, we will head towards Lobuche.
Day 13: Lobuche to Dzongla
From Lobuche we trek downhill on a trail close by the Khumbu Glacier. Our trail parts into two and we pick the trail to our right side transit we can better respect the perspective of the approaching Awi Peak. After strolling for some time we start to climb. Amid the climb, we see Chola Tsho Lake. We proceed further and pass another lake which is smaller than the Chola Tsho Lake. We cross the Chola Khola on an extension before reaching Dzongla. Overnight in Dzongla.
Day 14: Trek to Gokyo via Cho La pass
As we pick up the height, the Cho La Lake starts to show up and the Ama Dablam manages a scope of mountains on the south and Cholatse takes off on the west. The last move to the Cho La can be somewhat precarious as the trail bends cycle a chasm. Landscape of grand crests on all bearings is stunning. The way driving down to Thangnak is not troublesome. Our trail conveys us to the edge of the Ngozumpa glacier, which is the longest glacier in Nepal. Reaching the opposite side, we see the second Gokyo Lake of six lakes. A short separation away is the third Gokyo Lake. On the edge of this lake stands the Gokyo Village where we spend the night.
Day 15: Rest day in Gokyo: Climb Gokyo Ri, tour 4th and 5th Gokyo lakes
We climb Gokyo Ri today and appreciate perspectives of the mind blowing mountain vista. We can likewise visit the fourth Gokyo Lake today which is just 3km north of the Gokyo Village. Next, keep trekking to the fifth lake. Cho-Oyu, Gyachung Kang, Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, and Makulu mountains and the colossal Ngozumba Glacier are our own to appreciate. We trek back to Gokyo and spend the night.
Day 16: Gokyo to Marlung via Renjo La Pass
We begin the day early in the morning to finish the day’s trek ahead. Our trail moves alongside Dudh Pokhari (lake) for some time. We stroll for around two hours before slipping towards the Renjo La pass. The scenes from the Renjo La pass are much similar to that from Gokyo Ri with the third Gokyo Lake and Gokyo Village underneath the dark spread of the Ngozumpa Glacier. We additionally get exceptional perspectives of Mt. Everest from the highest point of the pass. The prescence of ice on the trail while sliding down can make our drop somewhat perilous. On the route we will see Relama Tsho and Renjo Lake. We stroll down a slender valley stopped up with goliath rocks to Lumde where there is a support lodge, however it is often shut. We walk practically for 60 minutes from Lumde to get to Marlung on the east bank of the Bhote Koshi River. Overnight at Marlung.
Day 17: Marlung to Thame, to Namche Bazaar
On this day, we will cross the Bhote Koshi River and plunge to Taranga. The trail keeps on dropping and we will cross two bridges before achieving Thame. Sitting above Thame is its renowned Gompa arranged on a slope towards the west. From here, we plunge progressively on a trail that goes through a couple of little towns before reaching Namche Bazaar which is most likely the greatest town in the Everest area. Overnight in Namche Bazaar.
Day 18: Namche Bazaar to Lukla
This will be the last day of the trek and our definitive goal is Lukla. After reaching Lukla at night, we will have some rest and then appreciate neighborhood drinks of local Sherpa community.
Day 19: Lukla to Kathmandu
After having breakfast, we will take a flight back to Kathmandu. After reaching the Kathmandu air terminal, our guide will escort you to the assigned hotel.
Day 20: Final Departure
After breakfast, we will drive you to Tribhuvan International Airport for your flight back home.