Gokyo Chola Pass Trek
This trek is one of the most popular choices of almost all trekkers. It covers not only Everest Base Camp but also Lukla, Namche Bazar, Tengboche as whole Solukhumbu district. Trekking in the Everest area is an awesome experience, not only for love of the world’s highest mountain but also for its friendly Sherpa people, picturesque villages, great variety of cultures and traditions. This trek begins from Lukla to Namche bazaar followed all the way to Gokyo Lake. Gokyo Lake, which lies to the west of the Everest Base Camp, gives an opportunity to summit GokyoRi (5483meters) offering an amazing panoramic view of Cho Oyo, Everest and Makalu. During the Gokyo Chola Pass trekking, various local villages, monasteries will be encountered that gives delight in learning the Buddhist religion, culture and tradition. Gokyo Chola Pass trekking will be the life’s most adventurous and memorable trek.
|Day 01:||Arrivein Kathmandu.|
|Day 02:||Fly from Kathmadu to Lukla , takes 45mins & trek to Phakding, takes 2-3 hours.|
|Day 03:||Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar, takes 4-5 hours…Altitude: 3,440m.|
|Day 04:||Acclimatization day in Namche Bazaar.|
|Day 05:||Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tyangboche, takes about 5 hours…Altitude: 3,820m.|
|Day 06:||Trek from Tyangboche to Dingboche, takes 4 and ½ hours…Altitude: 4,410m.|
|Day 07:||Acclimatization day|
|Day 08:||Trek from Dingboche to Labuche, takes 5 hours…Altitude: 4,910m.|
|Day 09:||Trek from Labuche to Everest Base camp (5,364m) & trek to Gorakshep… Altitude: 5,140m. ( take 8hrs)|
|Day 10:||Ascend Kala Pathar (5,554m) & trek to Zongla Alt. 4,830m (take 8hrs)|
|Day 11:||Trek over Cho La Pass (5,330m) & then trek to Thagnag Alt. 4,700m. (takes 5hrs)|
|Day 12 :||Trek from Thagnag to Gokyo, takes 2 hours…Altitude: 4,790m.|
|Day 13 :||Ascend Gokyo Ri (peak) (5,360m) & trek to Dole Alt. 4,200m . (takes 7hrs)|
|Day 14:||Trek from Dole to Khumjung, takes 5 hours…Altitude: 3,780m.|
|Day 15 :||Trek from Khumjung to Phakding, takes 4 hours…Altitude: 2,610m.|
|Day 16 :||Trek from Phakding to Lukla, takes 3 hours…Altitude: 2,840m.|
|Day 17:||Fly back from Lukla to Kathmandu (45mins).|
NOTE: The itinerary for this trek is always flexible i.e. the duration of this trek can be both increased and decreased as per the traveller’s schedule and length of the holidays. The Himalayan region of Nepal have unexpected challenges in health and natural conditions so the itinerary might be modified or changed as to fulfill the desires of the clients providing the best security. As the flight schedules on Himalayan region are weather dependent, the time of the flight might be changed according to the weather forecasted.
Mininimum Group Size: 1 to 20 people
Included: - Airport pickup and drop by private transport. - During the trek Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner including tea or coffee each meal time. - Accommodations Guest house. - Experienced Guide. - Porter (one porter two guest) - Government Taxes. - National park fees. - All Guide and porter Insurance.
Excluded: - Trekking equipment. - Personal expenses ( Drinks, Phone call, laundry, Battery charge). - Emergency Rescue. - Entrance fees any kind of Temples, Monastery etc. - Tips for Guide and Porter.