Everest Base camp, Chola pass and Gokyo Trekking

Everest base camp -2017

Everest Base camp, Chola pass and Gokyo Trekking is popular for panoramic Mountain View. This trek covers the all Everst region.  Kalapathar  and Gokyo-Ri are the best view point of this trekking at the height of 5545m and 5380m respectively. We can see Mt. Everest (8848m.), Mt. Lhotse (8563m.),  Mt. Makalu (8463m.), Choyu (8201m.) Kangtega (6685m.) Taboche (6367m.), Cholatse (6335m.), Amadablam (6856m.), Lobuche (6119m.), Nupse (7861m.), Pumo- Ri and other many mountains and small peaks.

Everest base camp to Gokyo Valley trekking is also known as Everest Circuit trek, this is one of adventurous treks in the Everest Himalayas. It follows the route via Base Camp of Mount Everest, high pass of Cho La at 5453 meters and leads to the Gokyo Valley. This unique trekking explores in Sherpa land and high Himalayas which goes through Lukla, Namche bazaar, Tengboche, Everest base camp, Kalapattar, Chola Pass, Gokyo, Gokyo-Ri, Machhermo, Namche Bazaar and Lukla. The best view point for Everest is Kalapathar at the height of 5555 meter.

This trek follows the highly praised trekking route through the Dudh Koshi to its source glacier and lakes, Gokyo -Ri Peak (5483 meters) offers a fantastic panoramic view of Cho Oyo, Everest and Makalu together, which are all above the 8000 meter mountains.

We find many types of trees and wild life in this region. We can see Chir pine, Blue pine, Junipar, different types of rhododendron and many kinds of herbs and flowers. Probably we can see that birds are Impheyan Pheasant (national bird of Nepal), Crimson-horned Pheasant, Snow pigeon, Golden Eagle, Snow Cocks etc. and animals are musk Deer (rare animal in the world) and Himalayan Thar etc.

Itinerary short overview.

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu, Transfer to your hotel.

Day 02: Preparation for trekking, half day sightseeing (one or two heritage site visit in Kathmandu).

 Day 03- Fly to Lukla (2840 meters) trek to Phakding (2610 meters) 3 hours.

Day 04- Trek to Namche Bazaar (3441 meters) 6 hours.

Day 05-Namche Bazaar Acclimatization day.

Day 06- Trek to Tengboche (3860meters) 5 hours.

Day 07-Trek to Dingboche (4440 meters). 5 hours.

Day  08 – Acclimatization day in Dingboche.

Day 09-Trek to Lobuche (4910 meters) 5 hours.

Day 10- Trek to Everest Base Camp (5365 meters) then trek back to Gorak Shep (5180 meters)

Day 11- Trek to Kalapattar (5555 meters) then trek to Dzongla (4800 meters) 6 hours.

Day 12- Cross Cho La pass (5350 meters) then trek to Thangna  (4700 meters) 8 hours.

Day 13-Trek to Gokyo (4910 meters). 3 hours.

Day 14- Trek to Gokyo-Ri and Dole

Day 15- Trek to Monju (2830 meters) 5 hours.

Day 16- Trek to Lukla (2840 meters) 5 hours.

Day 17-Morning flight to Kathmandu from Lukla.

Day 18 – Free day in Kathmandu,

Day 19 -Transfer to International Airport.

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