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Cho la pass trek

Cho la pass trekking info
Cho la pass trek is one of the famous and popular adventurous trekking trail of Everest regions. Cho la pass trek is interesting because Cho la pass trek connect to Gokyo Lake, Everest base camp, and Kalapathar. During Chola pass trekking trekkers reach Gok yo ri (5460m), Cho La pass (5,420m), Kalapatthar (5550 m) Everest base camp (5364 m) explore Gokyo lake Everest base camp and Kalapathar via Cho La pass once in life time for ultimate adventure experience. Gokyo Lake, Chola Pass trek is the classic high-altitude trek; in the world’s most stunning mountain geography that is unquestionably difficult but surroundings present more than sufficient rewards. Adventurous mountain journey, Cho la pass trek is not very difficult how much you think.
Cho la pass trek known as Everest circuit trek also because trek passes through Lukla, Namche, Khumjung  and all the way to Gokyo, gokyo ri, Chola pass, Kalapattar, Everest base camp and Tyangboche monastery. Interesting feature of this trekking are hiking Gokyo ri, Nepals largest Ngozumpa Glacier, Cho La, Kalapathar and Everest base camp. Cho la pass trek combine the two world famous trekking routes Gokyo Lake trek and Everest base camp trek by crossing Ngozumpa Glacier and Cho La pass. After crossing Cho La pass, we reach Dzongla then ascent continue towards Lobuche, Gorak Shep and hiking to Kalapatthar (5550m) from Kalapatthar trekkers enjoy an impressive views of Mt. Everest.
Gokyo, Cho la, Everest base camp trek is one of the most popular trek in Everest region operates tea house basic, alternatively organize full board camping also on request. Best season for Cho la pass trek are September to November and March to May. Kalapathar is the highest access of the trek. Suggested Cho la pass trek itinerary given below, if it is not suitable for you, we design another itinerary as per your desire and duration of holidays. If you need more information or interested to book this trip fell free to contact us.

Day 01 :
Welcome to Nepal, upon your arrival in Nepal our representative welcome and assists to transfer hotel evening welcome dinner.
Day 02 : Kathmandu Valley city tours and preparation for Cho la Pass trek.
Day 03 : Katmandu to Lukla by flight then trek to Phakding (2610m).
Day 04 : Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar(3,440m).
Day 05 : Rest Day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization.
Day 07 : Trek from Namche Bazaar to Phortse Tenga (3,680m).
Day 08 : Trek from Phortse Tenga to Dole (4,090m).
Day 09 : Trek from Dole to Machhermo (4,470m).
Day 10 : Trek from Machhermo to Gokyo (4,790m).
Day 11 : Hiking to Gokyo ri peak and explore Gokyo valley.
Day 12 : Trek from Gokyo to Thangna (4,700 m).
Day 13 : Trek from Thaknak to Dzongla (4830m) via Chola pass (5420m).
Day 14 : Trek form Dzongla to Gorakshep (5180mm).
Day 15 : Hiking to Everest base camp 5316m, back to Gorakshep (5140m).
Day 16 : Hiking to Kala Patthar (5550m.) then trek back to Pheriche (4240m.)
Day 17 : Trek from Pheriche to Tyangboche (3860 m.)
Day 18 : Trek from Tyangboche to Namche Bazaar (3440 m)
Day 19 : Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2840 m.)
Day 20 : Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu, evening farewell dinner.
Day 21 :
After this amazing Cho la Pass Trek if you are interested for other activities like Safari, Rafting, Biking, Tours, Peak climbing or more trekking in other region we organize trip according to your desire. If you decide to leave Nepal we will transfer to airport for your onward destination.
Private departures date for Cho la pass trek can be schedule as per the guest’s requirements. If you need recent updated fixed departure dates fell free to contact us.

Service include

Nepal Airports pick up and drop by private vehicle.
Nepal Hotel in Kathmandu for 3 Nights twin sharing with breakfast.
Nepal Full day guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
Nepal Domestic flights Kathmandu- Lukla- Kathmandu and airport tax.
Nepal All meals and accommodation during Cho la Pass Trek period.
Nepal An experienced English speaking guide trained by government of Nepal.
Nepal Highly experienced Cho la Pass trekking staffs.
Nepal All governmental procedure permits fees and local taxes.
Nepal Down jacket, sleeping bag, duffel bag (optional), medical kit etc.
Nepal Travel and rescue arrangements.
Nepal Welcome and farewell dinner at typical Nepalese restaurant.

Service exclude

Nepal Visa fees/ international airfare to and from Kathmandu.
Nepal Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
Nepal Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
Nepal Hot and cold shower, battery recharge during Cho la Pass Trek.
Nepal Personal expenses phone calls, bar bills, extra porters etc.
Nepal Personal Cho la Pass trekking equipments/gears.
Nepal Tips for guides, porters and driver.
Nepal All others expenses not mentioned on price includes section.

Trip note

Base camp trekking agency Nepal always thinking about guest’s safety. It is our paramount concern whilst traveling with basecamptrekking.com. Cho la Pass trekking is an adventure tour we reach remote mountain region. Sometime health condition of member, natural disaster, and weather condition of mountain region changed unexpectedly we cannot guarantee it. Please note that trekking guide has the authority to cancel any part of Cho la Pass trekking itinerary if it is necessary due to safety concerns, be prepared to be flexible if required, otherwise trekking group leader follow the above itinerary.

Additional information

Contents of our website provide you the information as possible about Cho la Pass  trekking package. If you need extra information and wish to discuss any aspect of this trip or your suitability for it please contact us. If you would like to speak with a reservations consultant, feel free to make a call at 0977 1 4425073

Holiday trip fact

Price: On request
Grade: Strenuous
Season: Sept to Dec, Feb to May
Duration: 21 Days
Operation: Tea house or Lodge
Activities: Trekking and sightseeing
Group Size: Min 2 to Max 12
Highest access: Kala pathar 5550m
Start From: Kathmandu-Lukla
Ending at: Lukla-Kathmandu

Highlights of trip

Everest (8850), Nuptse, Lhotse, Makalu,  Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Cho-oyu, Kantega,  Pumori, Kusum Khagaru, Kongde, Twache peak, Cholaste  peak etc.

Route map of the trip