Everest Three High Passes Trek constitutes the most challenging yet an adventurous trek in the Mount Everest region. As the name highlights, the trek allows you to view three high passes named as-
- Chola-La Pass at the height of 5368 meters
- Khangma-La Pass at the height of 5535 meters and
- Renjo-La Pass at the height of 5338 meters
The trek involves following the most challenging routes in the Mount Everest region with various small high viewpoints, such as the Everest Base Camp, Kalapather and Gokyo Ri mountains.
We will have to start with our trek from Kathmandu, followed by a flight towards Lukla and start with experiencing the adventure once we land at the tiny airstrip. We require approximately one week time to reach at the Mount Everest base camp. Until then, we will follow our classing trekking route, which involve visiting a few of the popular places, like Tengboche, Namche Bazaar, Pheriche, Dingboche and similar others.
Once you have successfully reached to the base camp of the Mount Everest, the 3 high pass trek will follow the less crowd and challenging mountain trekking in the anti-clock direction. The trekking route will provide you with various angular views of the dramatic scenes of the Himalaya region, including the worldwide eight high mountain peaks.
These include the Mount Everest at 8848m, Mount Cho Oyu at 8201m, Mount Lhotse at 8516m, Mount Makalu at 8463m and various other famous mountain peaks. Furthermore, by passing from Khangma-La Pass and Chola-La Pass will let us to reach to the another valley belonging to the Mount Everest region i.e. Gokyo Valley. Especially, you will get the best view point in the form of Gokyo Ri Mountain.
After we ascend from the Gokyo Valley, we will reach at the top of the famous Renjo-La Pass. From this point, we will continuously follow our trek towards the Thame Valley and finally make our return journey to reach Lukla and take a flight to Kathmandu.
Which are the three High Passes in Everest?
Three high passes of Everest region that offers the amazing views of mountain ranges are
|S. No.||Name of the Pass||Height||Location|
|1||Chola La Pass||5368m||Mahalangur Himalaya Range|
|2||Kongma La Pass||5535m||Mahalangur Himalaya Range|
|3||Renjo La Pass||5338m||Mahalangur Himalaya Range|