EBC-Chola Pass Trekking

Duration: 17 Days   |   Based on 1 Review
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Moderate
  • Trip Style: Trekking
  • Transport: Private Vehicle / Aeroplane
  • Food: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Accommodation: Hotel + Guest House + Lodge
  • Max Elevation: 5545m

EBC- Chola pass is one of the more popular routes in Everest region suitable for all levels of adventurers. It covers all the major attractions of Everest, from majestic mountain views and high Himalayan passes to Tibetan Buddhism and Sherpa culture.

The trekking begins with a short mountain flight to Lukla, the starting point of our journey. You will visit Namche and Thyangboche Monastery before heading towards Kalapathar. Kalapathar at an altitude of 5545m offer a mind blowing views of Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Ama Dablam and Khumbu glacier. Hike to Everest Base Camp (5380m) looking up to a gorgeous south face of Everest and then join in with other mountaineers and trekkers to offer a prayer.

The return route highlights a visit to the beautiful turquoise Gokyo Lake and a climbing of Gokyo Ri (5315m). While here you will also make it to the top of Chola Pass and then a visit to Cho Oyu Base camp. From here you will capture stunning views of Everest, Lhotse, Cholatse, Cho Oyu, Makalu, Pomari, Lobuche and also Ngozumba Glacier, the biggest glacier in Nepal.

Highlights

  • Breathe taking mountain flight to Lukla
  • Experience Sherpa culture and visit Namche and Thyanboche monastery
  • Hike to Kalapathar and Everest Base Camp for stunning views of Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Ama Dablam and Khumbu glacier
  • Visit Gokyo Lake and climb to the top of Gokyo Ri and Chola pass for unparalleled views of Everest, Lhotse, Cholatse, Cho Oyu, Makalu, Pomari, Lobuche and Ngozumba Glacier

Outline Itinerary

Day 01 Arrival and transfer to Hotel in Kathmandu
Day 02 Kathmandu Guided Sightseeing tour
Day 03 Kathmandu-Lukla 30min flight 2780m. Trek to Phakding 4hrs.2620m.
Day 04 Phakding-Namche Bazaar 5hrs.(3440m).
Day 05 Rest day in Namche for acclimatization
Day 06 Namche trek to Tengboche 5hrs. 3680m.
Day 07 Tengboche trek to Dingboche 5hrs. 4400m.
Day 08 Dingboche Trek to Lobuche 6hrs 4900m.
Day 09 Lobuche-Gorakshep 3/4hrs. 5110m.
Day 10 Gorakshep trek to Kala patthar 2hrs. 5545m. and trek to Dzongla 4hrs.
Day 11 Dzongla trek to Chola Pass (5416m)-Dragnag. 7hrs.
Day 12 Dragnag trek to Gokyo Lake 4700m. 4hrs.
Day 13 Exploration Gokyo lake trek to Machhermo 3 hrs.
Day 14 Machhermo trek to Namche Bazaar 7 hrs.
Day 15 Namche trek to Lukla 7hrs.
Day 16 Flight back to Kathmandu.
Day 17 Final Departure

What's included

  • Sagarmatha National park Entry Permit.
  • Kathmandu- Lukla-Kathmandu regular flight ticket
  • Kathmandu Guided Sightseeing tour
  • Experienced English Speaking Sherpa Guide with equipment.
  • Three Night Hotel in Kathmandu (Kathmandu Sunny Hotel) with breakfast.
  • 13- night Guest house accommodation in the Mountain with full board meals.
  • Airport pick up and drop by private vehicle
  • All the food and lodging and salary of guide
  • TIMS (Trekkers Information Management System)
  • Insurance of Nepalese Staff.
  • 1-Fare well dinner in Nepalese typical restaurant.
  • Gov't tax and VAT
  • Personal expenses and all kind of drinks (Hot and Cold, Alcoholic and non Alcoholic),
  • Personal Insurance of clients, Staff Tips,
  • lunch and dinner while in Kathmandu,
  • Laundry, telephone, Personal equipments.
  • Emergency evacuation by Helicopter
  • Int'l Air ticket and Airport tax and custom clearance

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