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Gokyo Lake- Chola Pass- Everest Base Camp Trekking

Gokyo Lake- Chola Pass- Everest Base Camp TrekkingGokyo lake chola pass Everest base camp Trekking is famous trekking route in Nepal. It is situated in Everest region. This trek suitable for adventure lovers. These unique treks combine two treks gokyo lake through chola pass to Everest base camp. Gokyo Lake is source of Dudh Koshi River to the west of Everest base camp. Gokyo RI is one of the best views of Mt Everest.

Everest base camp via Gokyo Lake has become a centre attraction for tourist with world highest mountain, Khumbu glacier, famous adventure pass cho la pass, Gokyo Lake, Gokyo ri, Hundred years old Sherpa village and monasteries, Many times cross suspension bridges in dhuh koshi river.

Glacier Adventure Company carefully design this adventure trekking with few rest days and offer special way to acclimatize safe. We learn never to rush a adventure trek to altitude in the Himalayas. The itinerary makes an extra few days makes all the difference to really being able to enjoy your gokyo lake chola pass Everest base camp trekking.


Trip Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing

Day 03: Kathmandu to lukla to Phakding(2650m)

Day 04: Phakding to Namche(3450m)

Day 05: Namche Acclimatization day!

Day 06: Namche Bazaar to Dole (4090m)

Day 07: Dole to Machhermo(4465m)

Day 08: Machhermo to Gokyo (4750m)

Day 09: Gokyo to Gokyo Ri( 5357m) Gokyo

Day 10: Gokyo to Thangna(4750m)

Day 11: Thangna to Chola pass to Dzonglha(4843m)

Day 12: Dzonglha to Lobuche(4930m)

Day 13: Lobuche to Gorek Shep (5180m)

Day 14: Gorek Shep to Pheriche(4280m)

Day 15: Pheriche to Namche(3450m)

Day 16: Namche to Lukla(2650m)

Day 17: Lukla to Kathmandu

Day 18: Leisure day in Kathmandu

Day 19: Departure day

Trip Detail Itinerary

Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu Upon your arrival in Kathmandu, our Airport representative will meet you and transfer you to hotel. You will have time have a complete rest, in the evening you will have a welcome dinner at a traditional restaurant and you will spend over night at hotel.

Day 02 Kathmandu sightseeing on this day, you will have tour round Kathmandu valley (Pashupati Temple, Boudhanath, swayambhu and Kathmandu durbar square) and finally you will prepare for trekking. You will meet your climbing leader and team members, Leader check your equipment as well as advise you everything that need for trekking.

Day 03 Kathmandu to lukla to Phakding(2650m) Today, you will have about 40 minute flight from Kathmandu to Lukla (2850m) and you will continue your trekking along the bank of Dudhkoshi river and via Chaurikharka, Thado koshi Ghat you will reach at Phakding and spend a night there.

Day 04 Phakding to Namche(3450m) Today, you will continue your trekking along the bank of Dudh koshi River, cross beautiful pine forest, suspension bridge Hillay's suspension bridge and reach at Namche bazaar and spend a night in hotel.

Day 05 Namche Acclimatization day! Today, you will have time for is rest at Namche bazaar and acclimatize in order to get ready to ascend up to the high altitude. On the day you will have hike up to Thame, enjoy with the blend of traditional customs of Sherpa indigenous peoples, have magnificent views of Mt. Everest and spend a night at Namchhe bazaar.

Day 06 Namche Bazaar to Dole (4090m) Today, the trail continues via Mongla dada Phorste thanga, we cross Rhododendron forest and have views of Mt. Cho-Oyu, Themserku, Khangtenga among other mountains lying around and we finally reach at Dole and spend a night in hotel.

Day 07 Dole to Machhermo(4465m) On this very day, our trail climbs up to Labharma and then Luza and we finally reach at Machhermo and spend a night in hotel.

Day 08 Machhermo to Gokyo (4750m) Today is the final day, from Machhermo, we continue our journey by passing numerous ups and downs we reach at Gokyo valley and spend a night there.

Day 09 Gokyo to Gokyo Ri( 5357m) Gokyo Today, we make a trip to Gokyo Ri and have views of mountains including of Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Cho-Oyu among others and after having a tour around, we spend a night at Gokyo Ri.

Day 10 Gokyo to Thangna(4750m) Today, we have short trek, only about 2 to 3 hours and prepare for next day in order to pass Chola pass and reach at Thangna and spend a night there.

Day 11 Thangna to Chola pass to Dzonglha(4843m) Today is the final day, we cross Chola pass, and enjoy with magnificent views of the range of mountains lying around and reach at Dzonglha and spend a night there.

Day 12 Dzonglha to Lobuche(4930m) Today also we have short day trek only about 2 to 3 hours walk, on the way, you will have views of Lobuche peak, Nuptse, Pumore among others and reach at Lobuchhe and spend a night there.

Day 13 Lobuche to Gorek Shep (5180m) Today, we start our day early in the morning and cross rocky mountain and glacier and reach at Everest base camp either, very close to Khumbu glacier and finally we reach at Gorek Shep, the place shaped like a mountain cave and spend a night there.

Day 14 Gorek Shep to Pheriche(4280m) Today, we make a successful attempt on Kalapather, which is the highest point in this trip, from where you can see good views of the mountains lying along the areas, you will watch sunrise and sunset. Kalapather means the black rock resting on the lap of the Himalayas and finally we return back to Pheriche and spend a night there.

Day 15 Pheriche to Namche(3450m) Today, we take long trekking about 7 to 8 hours walk, by crossing few suspension bridge, Rhododendron forest and enjoying with scenes of mountains such as Mt. Everest, Amadablam, Themserku we finally reach at Namche bazaar and spend a night there.

Day 16 Namche to Lukla(2650m) Today, after breakfast, we continue our trekking down to Lukla and reconfirm the flight ticket and make excursion to Lukla and spend a night there in Hotel.

Day 17 Lukla to Kathmandu Today, early in the morning you will have flight to Kathmandu and your guide will transfer you to the hotel. You will have time to take rest and relax.

Day 18 Leisure day in Kathmandu Today, you will have leisure day, in case there is bad weather in Lukla, you will have time to go for shopping, souvenir to your family members and friends.

Day 19 Departure day You will be dropped to the international airport for your departure flight to your onward destination.

Cost Details

Price Includes

  1. Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private car / van / bus.
  2. Standard twin sharing accommodation in two/three star hotel in Kathmandu breakfast included. (4 nights)
  3. Wel-come and fair well dinner.
  4. All accommodation and meals during the trek
  5. A full day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley including tour guide and Entrance fees
  6. Government licensed experienced English speaking Guide. Two people one porter.4 people 1 Sherpa.
  7. The required number of local staff and Porters to carry your luggage during the trek.
  8. Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment and medicine for all staff.
  9. Sagarmatha national Park permits/TIMS.
  10. Down Jacket and sleeping bag (which needs to be returned after the trek.)
  11. Free duffle Bag/T- shirt/trekking map
  12. Surface transfer from and to Kathmandu
  13. Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu/airport tax
  14. All our government taxes.
  15. Official expense.
Please Note:s
-If you need extra accommodation in Kathmandu .You have to pay.

Price Excludes

  1. Your travel and rescue insurance
  2. International airfare and airport departure tax.
  3. Nepal entry visa, you can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu.
  4. Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc)
  5. Personal trekking Equipment.
  6. Tips for staff.
  7. Others expenses which are not mention on Price Includes.
  8. Excess baggage charges
  9. Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
  10. Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain(due to any reason) than the scheduled.

Fixed Departure Dates

We will easily organize this trip on the dates requested by you. Please contact us for your customized departure date


Trip Facts

Trip Grade: Difficult
Activities: Hiking & Trekking, Tours & Sightseeing
Accommodation: Teahouse (Lodge to Lodge)
Meals: Breakfast in Kathmandu/ All the meals during trekking
Trip Duration: 19 Days
Max. Altitude: 5555m Kalapather
Group Size: Minimum 1
Best Season: February, March, April, May, September, October, November & December.
Daily walking Hour: 5 to 7 hours
Transportation: Car/Van/Plane
Trip Price: US$ 1725

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