Everest Chola Pass Trek

Everest Base Camp Gokyo Ri TrekkingEverest Base Camp Gokyo Ri TrekkingEverest Base Camp Gokyo Ri TrekkingEverest Chola Pass Trek
Everest Base Camp Gokyo Ri Trekking
Everest Base Camp Gokyo Ri Trekking
Everest Base Camp Gokyo Ri Trekking
Everest Chola Pass Trek
Starts from US$ 1600 p/p
  1. 19 Days
  2. Strenuous

Destination: Nepal

Meals: Full Board Meal on Trekking, Breakfast in Kathmandu

Transportation: Private Vehicle / Aeroplane

Accommodation: Hotel / Guest House

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  • A Short flight to Lukla, Sherpa hometown, Monasteries, Amazing view of Mt. Everest,
  • Lhotse, Nuptse, Amadablam, Thamserku, Cho Oyu, Khumbu Ice - Fall, Sherpa's village,
  • Tengboche Monastery, Everest Base Camp, Kalapathar, Chola pass, Ngozumpa Glacier,
  • Gokyo Lakes

Everest Chola Pass Trek provides an extra punch as well as an ultimate challenge for the adventure seekers. A perfect package of the adventure along with magical views, Gokyo Chola Pass Trekking, takes you to the Mount Everest base camp traversing across the Chola pass at an altitude of 5420 m.

Everest Gokyo Lake Treks also provides a life time opportunity of trekking to the summit of Gokyo Ri situated at 5340m and Kala Patthar located at 5554m. from where we can drink in the mesmerising beauties of majestic peaks including Mount Everest, Mount Makalu, Mount Lhotse, Mount Cho Oyu and many others. We also get an opportunity to have a closer look at the famous Khumbu Icefall.Inexperienced trekkers or beginners seeking for adventure can also go on this trek, however, it requires ones to be moderately fit. The trail of this trek leads us to picturesque and awe-strucking landscapes such as large Dudhkoshi river, grand Ngojumba glacier, magnificent Gokyo Ri valley, cobalt blue Gokyo lake, famous Kala Patthar and the popular Everest base camp.

Along with the adrenaline pumping adventure and breath-taking sceneries, it provides us an insight on rich culture and tradition of Sherpas, their hospitable and friendly nature and also the prayer flags and enchantment of the Buddhist monasteries.All in all it can be considered as an ultimate trek of Everest as it includes everything, that the Everest region has to offer.

Day to Day

Day 01Arrival in Tribhuwan International Airport at Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.We will come to pick up you and transferred to hotel by tourist vehicle. Overnight at hotel.BB

Day 02Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley. 5-6 hours. Overnight at Hotel.You will take for Sightseeing of world heritage sites of Kathmandu valley including, Kathmandu Darbar square, Swayambhunath Temple, Boudhanath and Pashupatinath. Overnight at hotel.

Day 0330 minutes fly to Lukla (2840m) and Trek to Phakding (2650m). 3hours. Overnight at Guest House.After 30 minute Scenic flight to Lukla with taking some time for preparation, the trail descends, gradually passing above the large village of Chaunrikharaka (2680m) and on through small villages, fields and forests following a wide well constructed path. After Kusum Drargka, a large stream, the trail crosses the Dudh Kosi river at Phakding. Overnight at guest house.

Day 04Trek to Namche Bazaar (3441m). 6 hours. Overnight at Guest House.Today we follows the western bank of Dudh Kosi passing through forests of Blue Pine until it reaches the village of Benkar(2700m). From here the trail crosses to the eastern bank of the Dudh Kosi, and climbs gently to the village of Chumoa. Between here and the next village of Monjo (2800m) the trail drops steeply to cross Monjo Khola. From Monjo the trail crosses a small rock saddle and then descends abruptly to re-cross the Dudh Kosi at Jorsale (2804m). Beyond Jorsale the trail undulates up until the confluence with Bhote Kosi is reached. From here the Khumbu region begins. Above the bridge the trail zigzags up 300m of the steep spur between the two rivers through sparse forest. From the top of the spur, Mt. Everest can be seen rising above Nuptse-Lhotse wall. The next section of the trail climbs less steeply, traversing above the Bhote Kosi until Namche Bazaar is reached. Namcha Bazaar is a market town, where every Saturday morning traders from lower altitude sell goods to sherpas. Most of the trading is over by mid-day and the traders return to their villages. Overnight at guest house

Day 05Acclimatization day in Namche Bazaar. Overnight at Guest House.Today we trek to the museum celebrating the traditional customs of the Sherpa people, as well as about flora & Fauna & its land, more importantly, from here you will get the proper glimpse of Mount Everest and the surrounding mountains. And we hike up the Syanbuche airport, Everest view hotel and sightseeing at the Khumjung village (3800m/12,466ft), which is the biggest settlement of Sherpa. Khumjung is one of the most beautiful villages in Everest area. It’s symmetrically laid out stone dwellings house the families of many of our Sherpas. Overnight at guest house

Day 06Trek to Tengboche (3860m). 5 hours.Overnight at Guest House.After 2o Minute Hike to Top of Namche Bazzar We walk down to the river at Phunki Thanhka to lunch next to water driven prayer wheels The last point for Lunch. Then the trail start steep but short climb takes us to Tengboche Monastery through forests of blue pine, fir and black juniper. Overnight at guest house

Day 07Trek to Dingboche (4410m). 5 hours. Overnight at Guest House.Today we have a pleasant walk through the old Sherpa village Pangbuche 4100m, We trek continues to climb as we head to the altitude of 4310m taking our time so not to be affected by the thinning air. Overnight at guest house.

Day 08Acclimatization day in Dingboche. Overnight at Guest House.Today We have a Our second acclimatization day here, you will be taken to Nagarjun Hill(5050m/15291ft). This point offers fantastic views of the fifth highest mountain Makalu 8463m/25625ft. After appreciating the surrounding scenery we trek back to our camp in Dingboche, relaxing in the evening. Overnight at guest house

Day 09Trek to Laubuche (4930m). 4:30 hours. Overnight at Guest House.Today our trek climbs to 4910m through the Thukla 4400m, where last lunch camp is available. then the trail start steep up till the memorial place after taking short break there, our trek goes slowly up to Laubuche .Overnight at guest house.

Day 10Trek to Everest Base Camp (5364m) and return to Gorak Shep (5180m). 8 hours. Overnight at Guest House.Today we have a challenging day but we reach our goal by trekking to Everest Base Camp at an altitude of 5363m. After appreciating our efforts and photographing the achievement we return to Gorak Shep. Overnight at guest house.

Day 11Hike to Kalapathar (5545m) and trek down to Dzongla (4200m). 7 hours. Overnight at Guest House.Today we have a still challenging but we are going to Kalapathar 5545m the best view point for Mount Everest.From our base at Gorak Shep we continue to climb this time hiking up Kalapathar. Leaving as early as possible to take advantage of the morning light, the panoramic views of Everest and the surrounding mountains, as we reach our destination of the Kalapathar viewpoint. Following this we descend to Zongla. Overnight at guest house.

Day 12Trek to Thagna (4720m) via Chola Pass (5353m). 7 hours. Overnight at Guest House.Today we have a most challenging and long day but we have most adventures for trekkers.We begin the day by climbing to Chola-la (5483m) crossing over and descending once more to Thagna (4500m). Overnight at guest house.

Day 13Trek to Gokyo Valley (4790m). 3 hours. Overnight at Guest House.Today takes the trek to our final destination, Gokyo (4790m). We will make this camp our base for 2 nights. Overnight at guest house.

Day 14Hike up to Gokyo Ri (5360m). 3 hours. Overnight at Guest House.An early in the morning we have steep climb up to the top of Gokyo Ri (5483m/19083ft) final destination in this trip. There are stunning views of the supper Gokyo valley, the massive Ngozumpa Glacier and an incredible panoramic view of the whole Khumbu Himalayas, such as giants as Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Makalu (8481m), Cho-Oyu (8153m) and Gychung Kang (7922m) can be seen. Those who explore the glacier and Gokyo peak are rewarded. This day we have for acclimatization and after noon back to the camp. Overnight at guest house.

Day 15Trek to Dole (3640m). 6 hours. Overnight at Guest House. We Start To Trek down for here, we have all the way down for today through the small forest of pine and Oaks and Sherpa town called Machherma continue to Dole. Overnight at Guest House.

Day 16Trek to Namche (3440m). 3 hours. Overnight at Guest House. Today we have a easy and short day continue down after climb one and half hour to top of hill. Overnight at Guest House.

Day 17Trek to Lukla (2840m). 6 hours. Overnight at Guest House. Trek down to all the way to Lukla. Overnight at Guest House.

Day 18Fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 19Transfer to International Airport for your onward destination.

Cost Include

To quote you with an exact or approximate price, we need the number of persons in your group, the category of hotel, the mode of transportation (by plane or by bus or by jeep etc) & any alternation in your itinerary. Please contact us with these important details first so that we can get back to you on the cost.

  • All Grounded transportation by private vehicle.
  • 4 nights hotel in Kathmandu on BB plan at 4**** hotel.
  • 1 expert tour guide and entrance fees for  Kathmandu city tour.
  • Meals (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner) and all accommodations during the trekking.
  • A well trained government license holder trekking guide, sherpa, required porters (1 porter between 2 people) and their meals, accommodations, salary, insurances and equipments.
  • Round trip flight tickets (Kathmandu/Lukla/Kathmandu) with domestic airport taxes.
  • First Aid kit.
  • Sagarmatha National Park Permit and TIMs (Trekkers information management system).
  • Duffle bag, Sleeping bag, Down Jacket and Walking Pole (if needed)
  • All government taxes.

Cost Exclude

  • Meals in Kathmandu apart from breakfast.
  • Travel insurance.
  • International flight tickets to and from Kathmandu.
  • Nepal entry visa fee, which is easily issued upon your arrival at Tribhuwan international airport at Kathmandu.
  • Your personal first aid kit, equipment and items of personal nature.
  • All kind of drinks (Water/Coke/alcoholic beverage and hot drinks) and hot shower during the trek.
  • Tips for field staff and driver (Tipping is appreciated but it is not mandatory).

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Trip Note

Above itinerary can be Change along your preferences. Please let us know whether you would like to make a shorter or longer. And if you would like to stay more days, you can do white water rafting, jungle safari or Everest mountain flight, we are happy to follow your suggestion accordingly.

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