Cho La Pass trek gets you into the heart of the mountains and the background of the Everest Region.Everest Chola Pass trek is reasonably well-known not only for its immediacy to the world’s highest mountain but also for its gracious Sherpa ethnic. Charming villages,culture diversity and traditions, vibrant festivals as well as monasteries across to be also focused on this trekking.The Everest National park is prosperous with flora and fauna, but the existence of the Yeti remains secrecy. Everest Chola Pass trek slashes crosswise the gorge and starts Nepalese speaking Hindu valleys and ends the Tibetan Buddhists territory.
This unique trek leads you to the home of the legendary Sherpa people, on the foothill of the highest peak of the world, the Mt. Everest at 8848m.This 18 days trek follows the highly praised trekking route through the Dudh Koshi to its source the Gokyo Lake to the west of the Everest Base Camp.The excellent trek give the benefit to summit Gokyo peak (5483m) offering a fantastic panoramic view of Cho Oyo, Everest, Makalu etc.During traveling through Khumbu Himal, Gokyo valley and pass, one is rewarded with some of the most dramatic landscapes.The trek can be treated as one of the adventurous trek in the Himalayas as it follows the route via high pass into Khumbu i.e. Cho La pass at 5330m.As we cross the Cho-La pass, we then return back to Lukla following the route through Everest Base Camp, Kala Pathar and Thyangboche monastery, Khumjung village, Namche Bazar.
This ideal trek gives enough opportunity to enjoy the breathtaking view of Everest including several other similar peaks and to explore the Buddhists monasteries located at the world’s highest elevation.
Trekking Destination: Chola pass to Everest kalapathar
Length of trip: 19 daysGrade: Strenuous
Highest Alt: 5370 m.
Type of trek: Tea house or camping (your choice)
Best season: Mar-April and September-November
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu & Transfer to Hotel
Day 02: Sight seen in Kathmandu valley
Day03: Fly to Lukla & trek to Phakding
Day04: Trek to Namche Bazar
Day05: Rest in Namche & Explore Sherpa valley.
Day06: Trek to Phorste Tenga
Day07: Trek to Machhermo
Day08: Trek to Gokyo
Day09: Hiking to Gokyo Ri Peak and explore Gokyo valley.
Day10: Trek to Thangnak
Day11: Trek to Dzongla via Chola Pass
Day12: Trek to Lobuche
Day13: Trek to Gorakshep
Day 14: Hiking to Kalapathar and Trek back to Pheriche
Day15: Trek to Namche
Day16: Trek to Phakding
Day17: Trek to Lukla
Day 18: Fly to Kathmandu
Day19: Departure to your own destination.
Note: You can also make Renjo la and Khongma la pass with Chola-pass from Namche-Thame-Renjola-Gokyo-Chola pass-Lobuche-Khongma la pass then to chhukung