Cholatse peak climbing 6440 m in Khumbu
Cholatse peak 6440m is difficult trekking peaks of Everest region, open for climbing under Department of Tourism Nepal. From the summit of Cholatse peak expedition climbers see the dramatic views of Himalayan peaks like Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Lhotse Shar, Makalu, Baruntse , Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Cho-oyu etc. In these busy times, nothing offers a perfect break like a wonderful getaway to some distant place.
Traveling not only offers us the much needed break from the daily grind but also offers us an opportunity to discover new places and meet new people and get to know their culture. Some people would love to add adventure to their holiday and for these adventure enthusiasts, one country in south Asia has some mind-blowing trekking options.
We are talking about Nepal which is known for its natural beauty and plenty of peaks to climb. One such peak is Cholatse peak which falls in the Khumbu region. Comparatively Cholatse Peak is not easy to climb than other climbing peak in Nepal, requires careful ascent and experience in ice and rock climbing.
The ridge which separates the valleys of Gokyo and Khumbu which is to Taboche’s north and to the south of the pass which is being used by Sherpa as well as trekkers to travel between the valleys of Gokyo and Khumbu has Cholatse peak. One of the major attractions is the lake which lies beneath the pass.
“Cho” refers to lake, “la” refers to pass while “tse” refers to peak in Tibetan and this is what this makes up Cholatse peak which comprises of all these implying “Lake Pass peak”. This peak could be ascended from the south west ridge. This peak though not as popular as the other peaks has to offer some breath-taking views. From Duglha, you can view the north as well as the east face of Cholatse peak.
The trip to Cholatse peak climbing could take about anywhere from three weeks to thirty days and depending up on the time available with you, trip can be planned accordingly. Narrow snows as well as ice ridges are the main attraction of this peak. Cholatse peak climbing itinerary has been carefully designed to allow for gradual ascend and proper acclimatization by our Expedition expert.
As you undertake trip to Cholatse peak climbing, you could start your trip from Kathmandu and then cover areas like; Lukla, Phakding, Namche, Phortse Tenga, Macharmo, Gokyo valley, Cho La Phedi, Chola La pass, Dzongla and Pangboche. Acclimatization would be needed for this peak climbing.
You could also cover the areas like; Thangnak and Kalapatthar in this trip. The main reason for visiting this peak would be the beautiful views this has to offer. It is essential to mention that this peak does not have any easy ways to ascend or descend like other peaks. Nevertheless, this peak has some splendid views to offer. This peak could turn out to be e great adventure for experienced climbers.
Best time of the year for Cholatse peak climbing is March to May and September to December. Base camp excursion organizes Cholatse peak climb expedition in spring and autumn season as per your requirement.
Cholatse peak climbing itinerary
Day 01: Welcome to Nepal, upon your arrival in Nepal our representative welcome and assists to transfer Hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu tours, preparation for Cholatse peak climbing.
Day 03: Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla Then trek to Phakding.
Day 04: Trek from Phadking to Namche Bazaar.
Day 05: Rest day at Namche Bazaar for Acclimatization.
Day 06: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Phortse Thanga
Day 07: Trek from Phortse Thanga to Dole.
Day 08: Trek from Dole to Machermo.
Day 09: Trek from Machermo to Gokyo.
Day 10: Trek from Gokyo to Thangna.
Day 11: Trek from Thangna to Dzongla.
Day 12: Trek from Dzongla to Cholatse base camp.
Day 13: Trek from Cholatse Base Camp to High Camp I.
Day 14: Rest day at high camp I for acclimatization.
Day 15: Climb high camp I to High Camp II.
Day 20: Climbing period for Cholatse peak then back to camp I.
Day 21: Trek Back from Base Camp to Pangboche.
Day 22: Trek from Pangboche to Khumjung.
Day 23: Trek from Khumjung to Phakding.
Day 24: Trek from Phakding to Lukla.
Day 25: Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu, evening farewell dinner.
Day 26: After this amazing Cholatse peak climbing adventure if you are interested for other outdoor activities like Safari, Rafting, Biking, Tours, Trekking or more Peak climbing in other peak we can organize as your desire. If you decide to leave Nepal we will transfer to airport for your onward destination.
#Airports pick up and drop by private vehicle
#Hotel in Kathmandu for 4 Nights twin sharing with breakfast
#Full day guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu
#Domestic flights and airport taxes
#All required personal and group climbing equipment / gears
#Insurance of all staff including porters
#All meals and accommodation during trekking and climbing period
#Experienced trekking & climbing guide trained by Gov. of Nepal
#Highly experienced Sherpa, cook, porter and other support staffs
#Peak climbing permit, governmental procedure and local taxes
#Down jacket, sleeping bag, duffel bag, medical kit etc
#High quality peak climbing camping equipment
#Travel and rescue arrangements
#Farewell dinner at typical Nepalese restaurant
Visa fees/ international airfare to and from Kathmandu
Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost
Personal climbing equipment’s / gears and clothing
Personal climbing guide if requested
Altitude chamber (PAC) or oxygen
Climbing food and excess baggage charges
Personal expenses phone calls, bar bills, extra porters etc
Tips for guides, porters and driver
All others expenses not mentioned on price include section
Base Camp Excursion, Kathmandu, Nepal always thinking about guest’s safety; it is our paramount concern whilst traveling with us. Peak climbing is an adventure activity we reach remote high mountain region. Sometime health condition of climbing member, natural disaster, and weather condition of mountain region changed unexpectedly we cannot guarantee it. Please note that mountain climbing guide has the authority to cancel any part of Cholatse peak trekking and climbing itinerary if it is necessary due to safety concerns, be prepared to be flexible if required, otherwise mountain guide and trekking group leader follow the above itinerary.
Content of this site provide you the information as possible about Cholatse peak climbing adventure. If you need extra information and wish to discuss any aspect of Cholatse peak climbing adventure trip or your suitability for it please to contact us. If you would like to speak with a reservations consultant, feel free to make a call at 9779843051359