Gokyo Chola-Pass EBC Kalapathar Trekking
 
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Gokyo Chola pass Ebc trekking is one of the most adventurous treks in the Everest Himalayas. It follows the route via high pass of Cho La at 5330meters into the Base Camp of Mount Everest.gh Lukla, Namche bazaa A unique trek that goes throur and all the way to Gokyo, Chola Pass, Kalapattar and Everest Base Camp.
 
Leading you to the home of the legendary Sherpa people, based at the foothills of the highest peak in the world, Mt. Everest at 8848 meters. This trek follows the highly praised trekking route through the Dudh Koshi to its source the Gokyo Lake which is to the west of the Everest Base Camp, giving you the benefit to summit Gokyo Peak (5483 meters) offering a fantastic panoramic view of Cho Oyo, Everest and Makalu.
 
As we cross the Cho-La pass, and return back to Lukla following the route through Everest Base Camp, Kalapattar down to Tengboche monastery, Khumjung village, Namche Bazar and Lukla. Enjoy the breathtaking views of Everest including several other similar peaks and explore the Buddhists monasteries located at the world's highest eleven.
 
Important Note: Due to the bad weather we could face problem of domestic flights to/from Lukla delayed by few hours or canceled for a day or more. Very seldom, but it could happen even in finest trekking period.Therefore we always advise you to add one extra night’s in Kathmandu after your trek if possible.By the same time we can arrange Heli Rescues in the situation of flight deletion to/from Lukla if your insurance coverage emergency Heli Rescue cost

ITINERARY
Day 1
1 Hours
Arrival day in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264 ft)
 
 Upon your arrival at the Tribhuvan intl. airport our representative welcomes you and assists to transfer in your hotel in Kathmandu. After time to get refreshed, evening you'll meet and transfer for welcome dinner in Nepalese restaurant in Kathmandu and briefing about your Gokyo Chola Pass Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trekking trip and overnight at Hotel overnight at kathmandu.

Day 2
5 Hours
Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2,800m/9,186ft) & trek to Phakding (2,652m/8,700ft),3-4 hrs walk
 
Early morning we fly from Kathmandu to the tiny airstrip at Lukla for about 40 minutes scenic flight; you will have time to stroll around, while the guide sort and divide the load baggage to be carried by porters. Guide will manage the lunch place depending upon the time of arrival at Lukla. We then take an easy walk to Phakding village for the overnight stop and rest of the time stroll around the village for local knowledge.

Day 3
6 Hours
Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,283ft), 5-6 hrs walk
 
After breakfast we will continue up the banks of the Dudh Kosi, crossing it twice by small suspension bridges before reaching the village of Monjo the entrance gate of the Sagarmatha National Park. When enter the National park boundary we descend and a gradual walk brings us to the suspension bridge over the Bhote-Koshi river to Jorsalle village, the last village till Namche Bazaar. Namche is a prosperous trading town and the capital of the Khumbu Region.

Day 4
4 Hours
Namche Bazaar acclimatization day.
 
( During the day , you can hike to Thame for beautiful Himalayan views, wild animals and Tibetan Monastery or hike to Everest view hotel for superb views of Mt. Everest( 8848m) , Mt.Lhotse, (8516n) Mt. Nuptse, (7855m), Mt.Amadablam (6856m), Mt. Thamserku ( 6723m) , Mt. Kantega (6979m), Mt. Kusum Khangaru ( 6367m) , Mt.Kongde (6011m), Mt. Tawache peak ( 6367 m) , Mt. Cholaste (6335m) ,island peak (6179m), Khumbila (God of Khumbu) 5761m etc , overnight at Namche Bazaar.

Day 5
6 Hours
Trek to Dole (4200m/13,776ft), 5-6 hrs walk
 
After stroll around the Namche area, we follow on the gradual trail with few short up and downs overlooking magnificent view of the great giant snow peaks at Shanasa. Our trek ascents the left side to Mongla hill and continue down to Phortse Thanga. After lunch further few hours walk ascending will reach at Dole for overnight. A small place with few teahouses and enjoy your night at Dole.

Day 6
5 Hours
Trek to Machharmo (4470m/ 14,663ft), 4-5 hrs walk
 
After breakfast we climb to the scenic ridge above the Dole and the trail continues to climb along the side of the valley high above the river, crossing sandy spurs to reach Machharmo. Afternoon after reaches and refreshed visit Himalayan rescue association and overnight at he hotel.

Day 7
4 Hours
Trek to Gokyo (4800m/15,744ft), 3-4 hrs walk
 
Today, we climb up to the ridge and can be seen excellent view both down the valley to Khangtega and northern part to the Cho-Oyu (8153m/26741ft). Our route descends to the river bank before beginning the climb up to the terminal moraine of the Ngazumpa glacier. Afterwards the trail levels out as it follows the valley past a second lake, known as Longponga at 4690m/15383ft. Enjoy the lake view and after an hour walk will reaches at Gokyo village on the edge of third lake.

Day 8
6 Hours
Hike to Gokyo ri & Trek to Thangnak
 
Gokyo lake early in the morning hike to Gokyo Ri/Gokyo peak (5545m) for superb Himalayan views including the Mt. Everest 8848m, Mt Lhotse 8516m, Mt. Cho Oyu 8201m,Mt. Nuptse 7855m, Mt. Pumori 7161m, Mt. Amadablam 6856m, Mt. Thamserku 6723m, Mt. Kantega 6685m, Mt.Kusum Khagaru 6367m,Mt.Kongde 6011m,Mt.Twache peak 6367m, Mt. Cholaste 6335m etc ,back to Gokyo lake ,after lunch continue trek to Thangnak(4850m)

Day 9
7 Hours
Thangnak Trek to Dzongla Via Cholapass (5320m)
 
Today is big day for you compering other days as you need to wake up at 5 am eat your breakfast and head up to cholapass,that will be 3 hours uphill through glacier and rocky path. Once you get to cholapass you will see the magnificient views of  Mt Amadablam,Thamserku,Cholatse,khagteka and many more mountain.From the  top trails goes down it will be 4 hours down hill to reach to Dzingla for overnight.

Day 10
5 Hours
Dzongla trek to Lobuche (4910m)
 
After breakfast you will head up to Lobuche.Today the trails is pretty flat and easy just go slow.

Day 11
6 Hours
Lobuche trek to Gorakshep (5180m) hike to Everest Base Camp by the afternoon.
 
After breakfast we continue our trek to Gorekshep in a windy and rocky path with the wonderful view of Mt. Pumori , Mt. Nuptse,Everest and other magnificent peaks. After check in at lodge & lunch, our adventure continues to wards Everest Base Camp and to the Khumbu Ice-fall.The trail passes through over rocky dunes and moraine and streams, till you reach the base camp. In Everest Base Camp the climbers gather for summiting Everest during the high expedition season. We explore Everest base camp.Everest base camp is full of with white rocks and snow.you can touch the glacier to.Everest base camp is kind of valley.From everest base camp we can see the beautiful views of world biggest khumbu glacier to.

Day 12
6 Hours
Hike to Kakapatthar (5550m) & Trek to Dingboche.
 
Gorakshep early in the morning hike to kala pattar (5545m) for superb Himalayan views including the Mt. Everest 8848m, Mt Lhotse 8516m, Mt. Nuptse 7855m, Mt. Pumori 7161m, Mt. Changaste 7550m, Mt.Lingterin 6679m, Mt. Amadablam 6856m, Mt. Thamserku 6723m, Mt. Kantega 6685m, Mt.Kusum Khagaru 6367m,Mt.Kongde 6011m,Mt. Khumbila 5761m(God of the Khumbu),Mt.Twache peak 6367m, Mt. Cholaste 6335m ,Island peak 6179m, Lobuche peak 6145m,Pokalde peak 5806m, Honku south peak 6119m and lunch at Lobuche and overnight at Dingboche (4345m)

Day 13
6 Hours

Dingboche trek to Tyangboche (3890m)


Day 14
6 Hours

Tyangboche trek to Namche Bazaar


Day 15
6 Hours

Namche Bazaar trek to Lukla


Day 16
4 Hours
Fly back to Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264 ft)
 
After an early morning flight to Kathmandu our guide transfer you to your hotel. You may have time to relax after long journey and take back your breath and rest at your hotel with ending your Himalayan trip with us.

Day 17
4 Hours
Sightseeing in Kathmandu
 
After breakfast, our tour guide will take to for historical monuments sightseing in kathmandu valley such as Bhaktapur, Pasupatinath, Boudhhanath, Kathmandu durbar square and Monkey temple(swyambhunath) and in the evening farewell dinner in Restaurant, overnight at kathmandu in Hotel.

Day 18
2 Hours
Departures from Kathmandu
 
After breakfast  our driver will drov you to the international airport


WHAT'S INCLUDED
    • Airport arrival and departure by private vehicle
    • Deluxe twin sharing accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
    • Sightseeing trip with city tour guide in Kathmandu .
    • All domestic airfares as per the itinerary
    • Full board meal (breakfast, lunch, dinner, tea & coffee) in during the trek
    • Comfortable accommodation on teahouse/lodge during the trek
    • Trek leader (English speaking, First Aid and eco trained), Sherpa helper, and all payments
    • Sagarmatha National park entry fee and necessary permits
    • Down jacket and four seasonal sleeping bag
    • Exclusive medical kit bag
    • All government and local taxes.
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
    • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
    • Travel and rescue insurance
    • Personal trekking Equipment
    • Personal expenses e.g. phone calls, laundry, bar bills & extra porters
    • Tips for driver, guides and porters
    • Any extending trips
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