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Everest Cho La Pass Trek

Everest Cho La Pass Trek gives you the grand tour of famous Khumbu area. It is a combination of everything that the Everest region of Nepal can ever offer. The scenery is true to its fame with matching culture laced with wild adventure experience. The trek package is almost walking the trail in the Everest region of Khumbu Himalaya Nepal. Most prefer to cross Cho La pass due to stunning views of Himalayas and to come face to face with the natural beauty of Himalayas. You return route passes through Tengboche a place where a famous magnificent monastery is located. This is one of the most fashionable treks in the Everest region. During the time of trekking, we will explore the cultural and natural surroundings of this amazing trekking route. The trek combines most of the spectacular vantage points falling in the Everest region. It is located in the eastern part of Nepal which gives you fantastic mountain views of the Khumbu Himalaya of Nepal. The choice of the package can be done as per your requirement and preferences. You will also be in a great insight into Sherpa culture and the high Himalaya and very few will ever get to stand on the top of Mt Everest.

Everest Cho La Pass Trek is more difficult for the Everest Base Camp Trek and Gokyo Lake Trek. If you are looking for a thrilling experience with a vast to two of the world’s most acclaimed viewpoint. While trekking in this route, we will explore the Sagarmatha national park where we will see the rare wild animals, birds, flora, and fauna. This adventurous trek offers you the best view of the mountain which includes Mt Everest, Mt Nuptse, Mt Lhotse, Mt Ama Dablam, Mt Pumori and many more. As the trekking trails go through villages, the trekkers can also observe the authentic lifestyle of mountain people. We could be able to observe the friendly people, their warm hospitality, lifestyle, traditions, as well as their language. The drive through the stunning Tibetan landscapes is a major threat. This trek doesn’t require previous experience on trekking but trekkers must have excellence level of physical fitness. The season between February to May and October to November is considered as the best season for trekking in this route.

Outline itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Katmandu

Day 02: Fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding (2,651m/8,700ft) 3 – 4 hours

Day 03: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,438m/11,280 ft) 5 – 6 hours

Day 04: Acclimatization Day in Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,284ft)

Day 05: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3,870m/12,694ft) 5- 6 hours

Day 06: Tengboche to Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300 ft) 5 – 6 hours

Day 07: Dingboche: Acclimatization

Day 08: Dingboche to Lobuche (4910 m) 5/6 hours

Day 09: Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5170 m/16,961ft), visit EBC (5364 m/17,594 ft) 10 hours

Day 10: Trek from Gorakshep to Kala Patthar and Trek Zongla (4830m) 8 hour

Day 11: Trek from Zongla – Cho la pass- Thannak (5367m) 8 hours

Day 12: Trek from Thannak to Gokyo- (4800m) 4 Hours

Day 13: Trek to Gokyo Ri and back to Machhermo (4470m) Gokyo Ri (5357m), 8 hours

Day 14: Trek from Machhermo to Namche Bazaar (3440m) 6 hour

Day 15: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2800m) 7 hour

Day 16: Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu

Day 17: Final Departure

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Details Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu 

After arriving in Kathmandu, a delegate from Everest Trekking Routes will meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel. In the afternoon, you may take a rest or visit the Everest Trekking Routes office. In the evening there will be welcome dinner given by Everest Trekking Routes where you will be served Nepalese food which will introduce you to the country’s food culture.

 

Day 02: Fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding (2,651m/8,700ft) 3 – 4 hours 

Our Guide will transfer to Domestic airport and short Lukla flight 30 minute and introduce our local mountain porters. Kick off your beautiful trek through larges village Chourikharka and demented towards Dudhkoshi River and continue to Phakding (2652m. 8700ft.) we will have to stay acclimatization and we will stay overnight at the lodge of Phakding.

Day 03: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,438m/11,280 ft): 11km, 5 – 6 hours

After hot breakfast trek to Namche Bazaar, the biggest village of Khumbu region, which is most popular Himalayan city Touristic area same as Kathmandu and Pokhara. Trekking toward to Monjo Entering Sagarmatha National Park and Trekkers Information Management System Main Gate. Flow up Dudhkoshi River and crossing highest double substance bridge bottom of the Namche. I have the chance to see Mt. Everest on the trail and continue to Namche. And we will stay overnight at lodge.

Day 04: Acclimatization Day – Namche Bazaar: (3,440m/11,284ft)

Today Explore and Acclimatization day, after breakfast visit to Sherpa Museum which is popular by Khumbu region about the Sherpa culture and history and will have the hike to the top of the Everest viewpoint take the cup of tea or coffee at Everest View lodge. If the weather is perfect then will see Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Island Peak, Amadablam and Many Others Trekking peak.  When we return from Everest Viewpoint visit to Khumjung Village and Admon Hillary high school take lunch and back to Namche, Little sightseeing stay overnight at lodge.

Day 05: Namche Bazaar to Phortse  (3,870m/12,694ft): 10km, 5- 6 hours

We will continue trek to Phortse medium beautiful Sherpa village. Beginning part flat and easy after Sanasa moderate slide and stepping to Mongla situate 4000m. During the time of trekking, we will pass through the lush forest of Rhododendron, pine, and oak forest. We will have our lunch on the way and we will move towards Phortse. Take lunch that depends on choice and extremely descending to Phortse Tenga pass the bridge and end of our destination and we will stay overnight at lodge.

Day 06: Phortse to Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300 ft): 9km, 5 – 6 hours

We trek to Dingboche, which is the massive viewpoint and chance to see lots of wild animals as Blue sheep, dear, Himalayan Thar, and Many of Domestic Yaks brousing grass. The Phortse to Dingboche is most beautiful trail select by Everest Trekking Routes. Take lunch at Upper Pangboche or Samare and slowly trek to Dingboche and we will stay overnight at lodge.

Day 07: Dingboche Acclimatization Day

Today Acclimatization day at Dingboche just light hike to little pick or hike to Chhukung just combination acute mountain sickness and visit Dingboche Sherpa Villages. Will have to wear warm cloth and take lots of drinking water. Make sure could reach our Destination to EBC stay the extra night at the lodge.

Day 08: Dingboche to Lobuche (4910 m) 5/6 hours

We start our trek towards Lobuche, over 4000 meters have to most care health because before Lobuche slowly toward Dhukla and take lunch and rest for while and hard part stepping and amazing Lobuche peak,  Ama Dablam peak, Lobuche peak, Pumary peak and  Nupse Peak. During the time of trekking, we will pass through the lush forest of Rhododendron, pine, and oak. Its make us enjoy and we will stay overnight at the lodge.

Day 09: Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5170 m/16,961ft), visit Everest Base Camp (5364 m/17,594 ft): 13km

From Lobuche to Gorakshep takes more than 2 hours and must leave early morning, because take the hot drink as tea or coffee continue to Gorakshep and get accommodation leave the bag. Before the visit to Everest Base Camp, we have to Breakfast and take with us light food. It is the hard and long day all most 8 to 10 hours. Return from EBC and we will stay overnight at lodge.

Day 10: Gorak Shep to Kala Patthar (5,545m/18,192ft) to Zhong La (4,930m) 7-8 hours

Early morning hike to Kala Pathar peak 5545m. Which is our main destination sun rise and panoramic views front of the Mt everest and Pumari Expedition, Magnificent himayan range and return to Gorakshep take breakfast then after that continue to trek to Zhong la. At the time of trekking, we will pass through the lush forest of rhododendron, pine, and oak. We have our lunch on the then after we will continue our trekking towards Zhong La where we will stay overnight at lodge.

Day 11: Trek from Zongla – Cho la pass- Thannak (4830m) Chola pass (5367m) 8 hours

After breakfast trek to Chola pass and continue to Thannak, the day is difficult to get on top follow the glacier part and rocky area. It is moderate and adventures. So during the pass we have to take some day pack lunch some sandwich piece of cheese and Boiled Egg with bottle of Drinking water, after chola pass massive downhill and difficult area should have together with group or if single must follow the others person, very steep some time cover by ice and hard to see trail. An while reach to Thannak stay overnight at lodge.

Day 12: Trek from Thannak to Gokyo- (4800m) 4 Hours

We leave Thannak and trek toward Gokyo, the day is not long but the trail is gradual and rocky also some time lot’s of snow, most popular khumbu glacier and beautiful Cho yu Expedition which is over 8000m and will reach to Gokyo and see Gokyo lake. We bunk out for the night at this lovely village of Gokyo including full board meals. It is a great base to explore from and we have plenty time for it. And we will spend one night in this beautiful place.    

Day 13: Trek to Gokyo Ri and back to Machhermo (4470m) 

Early morning hike up Gokyo Ri, which is the elevation of (5357m) from Spectacular views mt. everest, Mt. Lhotse. Mt. Pumori, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Barunche, Mt. Cho yu, Amadablam and Many other Expedition.  After that will return to the same lodge and take breakfast slowly trek to Machhermo. During the time of trekking, we will pass through the lush forest of Rhododendron, pine, and oak and we will have our lunch on the way and take some rest the after we will start our trekking towards Machhermo and we will stay Overnight at lodge.

Day 14: Trek from Machhermo to Namche Bazaar (3440m) 6 hour

We trek to Namche Bazaar, the biggest village of Khumbu region, which is most popular Himalayan city Touristic area same as Kathmandu and Pokhara. Trekking toward to Monjo Entering Sagarmatha National Park and Trekkers Information Management System Main Gate. Flow up Dudhkoshi River and crossing highest double substance bridge bottom of the Namche. We have the chance to see mt. Everest on the trail and continue to Namche. Stay overnight at lodge.

Day 15: Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2,800m/9,186ft) 6 – 7 hours

We leave Namche Bazaar for Lukla after having breakfast in the hotel and us easy downhill but more traffic yak, Jhopkyo, Porters toward to manjo.  Before Lukla take light lunch and continue to Lukla, finally we will complete our trip and warm up with all team to say goodbye to local porters waiting for the flight to Kathmandu stay overnight at lodge.

Day 16: Fly to Kathmandu (30 Minute) Explore and shopping

We will be driven towards local airport of Lukla to fly towards Kathmandu valley. Because some time very hard to get flight and lots of people waiting. We must reservation for flight before our trip. When we arrived in Kathmandu explore and shopping souvenir to your family. We will spend one night in Kathmandu valley. 

Day 17: Final International departure

We will drop you at the International Airport with our vehicle for your departure and we will see you off.

Manual Note :

According to plan extend date on trip above the custom Itinerary the cost will be additional. We cannot guarantee it if bad weather and heli charter that is additional cost. We will try to ensure that our official schedule trip run, And if you have more extra days pre-plan then let us inform we assist by your requirement.

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