About Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek

Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek is one of the adventurous treks inside the Everest area. Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek is an excellent combo of all the barren regions and thrills Mt. Everest vicinity can present. During the 17-days Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek, you may attain picturesque Gokyo village where you will see beautiful Gokyo Valley, Gokyo Lakes. Then, we move on quick tours to Gokyo Ri to witness impressive snow-capped mountain views.

The first popular place of Gokyo Valley Cho La Pass and Everest Base Camp Trek is Namche Bazar. Namche Bazar is the first acclimatized place for any Everest Trekking Packages and known as the popular trading place of Everest. Likewise, you may also cross challenging Cho La Pass, reach Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar Viewpoint. Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek will help you touch all of Everest's first-rate and well-known locations inside one journey. During the Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek, you'll pass via dense forests of rhododendron, fir, juniper, and moss, numerous small villages, cross several suspension bridges, and stroll along with glaciers as well as glacier lakes.

Along with a terrific panorama view, Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek will also present you with a rich experience of tradition & culture. You will get a danger to interact with locals, look at their daily lifestyle, and taste their particular assortments. Likewise, at some stage in the 17-days Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek, you may also skip through numerous monasteries together with Tengboche monastery, the oldest monastery of Khumbu area at the side of many gompas, mani walls, and chortens fixed with prayer flags.

Similarly, you'll get to peer numerous Himalayan mountains, like Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m), Mt. Ama Dablam (6,812 m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201 m), Kongde Ri Himal (5,115 m), Mt. Thamserku (6,623 m), Mt. Kantega (6,782 m), and lots of different mountains. You may also get to look at other stunning Gokyo Lakes to leave your mind-blown beauty.

Suppose you are not glad about our Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek itinerary. In that case, Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek Cost and customized Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek, don't hesitate to contact us. 

Accommodations on Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek:

On Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek, you may spend overnight in a motel or visitor house. The rooms will be on twin-sharing terms with little area and a few portions of furniture. Likewise, washrooms will also be on sharing basis. In Kathmandu, you'll live in the lovely three-megastar hotel. Again, rooms will be significant with non-public bathrooms.

Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek difficulty:

Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek's difficulty level is marked difficult. The path will encompass several ascends and descends on a rugged trail. You must stroll 6 to 7 hours every day, which does require excellent stamina and robust willpower. Himalayan Asia Treks will make sure with us, and you'll make lifelong reminiscences and have the pleasant excursion of your lifestyles. For any further information concerning the journey or Everest Chola Pass Trek cost, sense unfastened to contact us anytime.

Best time to move on Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trekking:

The pleasant time to move on Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass trek is from spring (March-May) and autumn (September-November). You also can pass on the Gokyo Chola Pass trek in January. However, the cold climate may not be first-class in shape for everyone. Similarly, throughout the monsoon, the area receives rainfall, which makes the trail slippery and dangerous.

Flight Information approximately Kathmandu and Lukla Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trekking :

Forgoing Everest Region Trekking, we have to fly from Kathmandu to Lukla by small Twin Otter plane. Lukla airport is Nepal's home airport and Himalaya area airport, so there may be no extra facility like in different airports. Sometimes, the flight may be canceled or delayed because of mountain climate or some technical problems of aircraft. In that case, you need to pay for added days bill in Kathmandu or Lukla. Nepal Government has announced a flight timetable to Lukla from Kathmandu, shifting from Ramechhap until further observation to avoid the heavy traffic congestion site visitors. The Ramechhap airport is far 130KM far from Kathmandu and approximately 4 hours driving.

 If you avoid a flight from/ to Ramechhap to Lukla to Ramechhap, another option is a Helicopter Charter for five people. Generally, the Helicopter price is USD500.00 per character for one way. However, helicopter charter service is not guaranteed. After confirming your Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek, we can coordinate with the Helicopter agency for a charter for your easy transport.

Highlights

  • Explore Namche Bazar, the most famous tourist spot at 3,440 meters
  • Experience the richness of Sherpa culture and courtesy of Sherpa people
  • Visit the oldest monastery of the Everest region, Tengboche monastery
  • Explore the Everest Base Camp
  • Hike to Kala Patthar Viewpoint for a gorgeous sunrise
  • Observe beautiful Gokyo Lakes
  • See irresistible landscape from Gokyo Ri
  • Cross challenging Cho La Pass
  • Witness panoramic views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Thamserku, Mt. Cho Oyu, and many other mountains

Day to Day Itinerary

Meet by our Himalayan Asia Trek representative in airport and transfer to the hotel. Our representative assists to check in hotel process and give short brief about program. You can take rest and fresh. You can walk in evening in Thamel (tourist hub of Kathmandu).
Overnight in Kathmandu.

  • Accommodation: Three Star Hotel.
  • Location: Kathmandu.
  • Altitude: 1350m.

After taking breakfast in hotel, your guide pick up from hotel and transfer to airport for taking flight towards Lukla. The flight is amazing and can see beautiful view of many snowcapped mountain. Today is the first day of Everest Base Camp Gokyo Lakes Cho La Pass Trek. From Lukla, we follow the trail of bank of Dudh Koshi river and experience suspension bridges.

Overnight in Phakding.

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Teahouse/Lodge.
  • Location: Phakding.
  • Altitude: 2610m.

Finishing breakfast, we start our trek towards Namche Bazar. We follow upstream on generally flat terrain. We cross Dudh Koshi river, Monjo village and suspension bridges and steep ascent to the Namche Bazar.

Overnight in Namche Bazar.

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Teahouse/Lodge.
  • Location: Namche Bazar.
  • Altitude: 3440m.

Namche Bazar is known as the Gate way of Everest and famous places for acclimatized for Everest Trekking Packages. From Namche Bazar, we can breathtaking views of Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Kongde and so on. We will hike around Namche Bazar for warm up our trekking. We will trek upwards Everest View hotel and Khumjung Village.

Overnight in Namche Bazar. 

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Teahouse/Lodge.
  • Location: Namche Bazar.
  • Altitude: 3440m.

We pass beautiful view on the way. We go slightly down towards Thame. Thame is the last point Khumbu valley and can see old civilization. We can see large praying flags, Chorten, carved Mani stones.

Overnight in Phorste Village.

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Teahouse/Lodge.
  • Location: Phorste Village.
  • Altitude: 3680m.

The day starts taking breakfast in Phorste Village; we start our trekking towards Machherma. We climb through a ridge and descending towards Kengtega with exploring panoramic view of Himalayan. Then, we climb up towards up Cho Oyu and walk down towards river and again climb up the moraine of the Ngozumpz glacier.
Overnight in Machherma.

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Teahouse/Lodge.
  • Location: Machherma.
  • Altitude: 4470m.

Today is one of the wonderful days because we will reach Gokyo Valley. Gokyo Valley is one of the most beautiful places in Everest Base Camp Gokyo Lakes Cho La Pass Trek. After reaching in Gokyo , we explore Gokyo Valley hiking around there.

Overnight in Gokyo. 

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Teahouse/Lodge.
  • Location: Gokyo.
  • Altitude: 4790m.

We will walk upside where we will explore different lakes. There are stunning view from Gokyo Cho Oyu , Gyachung Kang, Everest , Lhotse , Nuptse and Makalu. We back towards Gokyo.
Overnight in Gokyo.

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Teahouse/Lodge.
  • Location: Gokyo.
  • Altitude: 5843m.

Today, we descend towards Thangna with seeing views of the mountain, glacier and natural beauty. We reach at the foot of the Cho la Pass. We will discuss about tomorrow our final destination Cho La Pass.

Overnight in Thangna.

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Teahouse/Lodge.
  • Location: Thangna
  • Altitude: 4650m.

Today is the final destination of Everest Base Camp Gokyo Lakes Cho La Pass Trek .At early morning; we start our trek around 4 am – 5 am. We will pass Cho la pass before 9-10 am because of strong wind in Cho La Pass. We ascend slightly along the valley towards Cho La pass which is covered by rock. From here you can enjoy with panoramic view. We reach at Dzongla.

Overnight in Dzongla.

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Teahouse/Lodge.
  • Location: Dzongla
  • Altitude: 5300m.

We will refresh in morning and start another destination towards Lobuche. Today route is easier then past days. We pass beautiful summit of Cholatse and Taboche and small glacier.

Overnight in Lobuche.

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Teahouse/Lodge.
  • Location: Lobuche.
  • Altitude: 4910m.

Today is another important day for Everest hikers because of us reach highest peak’s base camp name Everest Base Camp. After taking some snap shots in Everest Base Camp , we return to Gorakhshep.

Overnight in Gorakhshep.

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Teahouse/Lodge.
  • Location: Gorakhshep.
  • Altitude: 5180m.

At early morning, we hike towards Kala Patthar which is the famous place for Everest. From Kala Patthar, we can see 360 degree view of Mt. Everest and other snow mountain peak. We descend towards Pheriche with taking memories of Mt. Everest and other beautiful in Everest Region.
Overnight in Pheriche.

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Teahouse/Lodge.
  • Location: Pheriche.
  • Altitude: 4200m.

There can be a tendency now to rush, particularly as we are walking downhill, but there is still much to see. We descend to Pangboche and visit its historic old monastery, thought to be the oldest in the Khumbu. Continue on to our private permanent camp at Deboche for the night.
Overnight in Namche Bazar.

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Teahouse/Lodge.
  • Location: Namche Bazar.
  • Altitude: 3440m

Today is the last day in mountain area of this time so you can explore Namche Bazar and descend towards Lukla. After reaching in Lukla, you can enjoy and share your experience with your staff.
Overnight in Lukla. 

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Teahouse/Lodge.
  • Location: Lukla.
  • Altitude: 2860m.

According to your flight schedule, we take flight towards Kathmandu. After reaching in Kathmandu, transfer to on your selected hotel. You can take rest in day time and free time for shopping souvenir. At evening , according to your choice , we will take towards local restaurant for dinner with Nepali cultural dance.

Overnight in Lukla.

  • Meals: Breakfast and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Three Star Hotel.
  • Location: Kathmandu.
  • Altitude: 1350m.

According to your flight schedule, Himalayan Asia Treks staff transfer towards on your final destination. 

  • Meals: Breakfast.
  • Location: Kathmandu.
  • Altitude: 1350m.

What's Included

  • Accommodation on BB basis in Kathmandu on best Three Star Hotel..
  • Ground transportation (Airport pick up and drop, sightseeing by comfortable transport).
  • Entrance fees in entrance fees in Kathmandu sightseeing place.
  • Flight ticket of Kathmandu – Lukla- Kathmandu.
  • Three times meals at trekking route.
  • Accommodation in Tea house or lodge in trekking route.
  • Government licensed English speaking guide.
  • Porter (one porter for two person and carry 14 kg).
  • All necessary paper work like Permit and TIMS card (Trekkers information management system).
  • Travel and rescue arrangement.
  • Twenty four call assistance by our office representative.
  • Farewell dinner in typical Nepali restaurant.
  • Sleeping bag and duffel bag will provide by our company have to return.
  • Meals in Kathmandu .
  • Any type of insurance.
  • Personal nature expenses like bar bills, water, tea coffee, shower, laundry, wi fi in trekking route.
  • Tips.
  • Any extra cost which is not mentioned in Cost includes column.
  • Extra day for natural calamities like flood, landslide, flight cancellation.

Useful Information

Nepal Information:

Nepal is a landlocked country located between India and Tibet autonomous region of China. It has the highest peak globally, named Mt Everest (Sagarmatha), and eight heights of the world’s ten tallest mountains. Lumbini is the birthplace of Gautam Buddha place.

Nepal is a small country but tremendous geographic diversity. It rises from Fifty-nine meters to eight thousand eight hundred forty-eight meters. Nepal is divided into three parts Terai, Hill, and mountain regions.

Here, the first language is Nepal (Devanagari script) and one hundred twenty-three languages. The official language of Nepal is called Nepali.

Passport and Visa:

The first thing for traveling anywhere, you need a valid passport with at least six months. You can obtain a visa for Nepal from Nepalese consulates or on arrival in Kathmandu or other borders. The most reliable source of information is currently the Department of Immigration Nepal if you fill online form and bring it with you. It would be easier to get a visa at any Nepal border.

Weather:

Nepal’s climate varies with its topography and altitude. The low land Terai area has a hot and humid climate that can rise above 40 degrees Celsius during summer, middle region weather is pleasant almost all the year, and northern region temperature is always cold.

Nepal has four seasons:

  • Spring: Mar-May: The temperature is suitable in this season, and many flowers blossom and best season for trekking.
  • Summer: (Jun-Aug): Monsoon season in Nepal, weather is hot and wet at times.
  • Autumn: (Sep-Nov): This is the best season for tours and treks in Nepal. At that time, the weather is delightful so are the mountains and Himalayas. This season is also the season of festivals as Nepal celebrates the most significant festival Nepali name Dashain and Tihar.
  • Winter : (Dec-Feb): This season is not suitable for Everest Three Passes Trek because of heavy snow. 

Best Time to Go Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek:

The best to do trekking in Nepal is in September to November and March to May. December and January are also possible to do trekking, but winter season, so that it would be cold and snowfall, we can suggest the lower part of mountain trekking. June, July, and August is the raining season, so we recommend contacting us for the best trek.

Is it suitable Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek for me?

If you are physically fit and love to walk, then you can choose any trekking itinerary from our website to suit you. If you choose a long day’s program, then you have t walk more days in the mountain. All trekking programs can see on our website. We suggest that while going trek, please took one professional guide and if you cannot carry your luggage, then take one porter. If you need more questions about a suitable trekking package in Nepal, please drop an email or contact us on social sites.

Currency:

The Nepalese currency is called Rupees. For exchanging your currency into local currency, you can visit Bank, govt. Licensed holder Money Exchange.

Insurance:

We told all our clients to do travel insurance before leaving their home country by showing their travel itineraries. Their insurance must cover medical, personal accidents, loss of gears, emergency evacuation, damaged or lost luggage, etc.

Hotel/ Accommodation on Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek:

We provide our client in the City area best three stars (above three stars is on the client requested) and lodge/teahouse during the trek. A Teahouse/lodge is the combination of a guest house and restaurant where rooms are usually decorated and available bed, pillow, and blankets. In every trekking route, we provide only a teahouse/lodge because there is no availability of a deluxe hotel.

Meals  Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek:

The meal which is provided in the trekking area is included breakfast, lunch, and dinner. We provide breakfast and dinner where you stay overnights, and our guide will choose a restaurant for lunch on the way. Our guide and other staff always give priority t served delicious, hygienic, and each place exceptional food. We recommend you bring water purification tablets.

Guide and porter Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek:

We provide you best staff to you who have good experience and government license. In a group, we provide one guide till 16 pax and one porter for each two-person. One porter carries 14 kg.

Personal Expenses Everest Base Camp Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek:

Personal expenses mean which is not covered your package column cost include. Usually, you have to pay for table drinks (alcoholic/nonalcoholic beverages), snacks (on the trek), tips, souvenirs, hot showers, and an extra day if the flight is canceled or any other natural disasters.

Some do’s and do not’s Trekking in Nepal:

  • Respect local culture and people.
  • The Nepalese people are friendly and hospitalize by nature, so you do not have difficulty adjusting here.
  • While entering Temple and monasteries, just check in some temples not allowed entering for non-Hindus. If there is permitted to enter, please do not wear leather things and walk in Temple and Stupas clockwise. Before taking a photograph, please ask the authorized person for permission.

What do I need for the trekking/ Packing list :

  • Day pack (rucksack)
  • Lightweight and warm trousers.
  • Socks.
  • Sun hats and gloves.
  • Full- sleeves t-shirt.
  • Warm jackets.
  • Waterproof jacket, trousers and bag cover.
  • Lightweight cotton clothing.
  • Waterproof or windcheater jacket.
  • Knee supports.
  • Sunglasses.
  • Sun cream and lip protector.
  • A one-liter hard Water bottle.
  • Batteries
  • Flashlight
  • Down jacket
  • Trekking shoes or boots.
  • A pair of sandals.