Everest Base Camp Cho La Pass Gokyo Trek

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destination Everest
duration 15 Days
grade Moderate
start/end point Kathmandu/Kathmandu
region Everest
max altitude 5420m
group size 2-12
meal All inclusive
activity 5-6 Hrs
accommodation Tea House
season Autumn/spring

Everest Base Camp Cho La Pass Gokyo Trek

The Gokyo Cho La Pass Everest Base Camp Trek is more in fact progressed than a portion of different treks in the zone – and thusly progressively audacious! It envelops all the 'standard thing' locates in the territory, for example, Namche Bazaar, Tengboche Monastery, Gorak Shep, and Everest Base Camp, yet in addition incorporates a visit to the Gokyo Lakes by intersection the high elevation Cho La Pass (5,330m). There are some long periods of 8 to 9 hours however the larger part are 5 to 6 hours long. This is a shocking trek for those with stamina and a feeling of experience. 

Flying all through Lukla guarantees the most extreme measure of time is spent in the mountains. Notwithstanding, acclimatization is an absolute necessity and this is done in the popular Namche Bazaar, from where it is conceivable to take a short, yet soak stroll to Syangboche for your first close-up of Mount Everest, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, and Thamserku. On this journey, you can likewise visit Khumjung Village and the Khumjung Hillary School, began by Sir Edmund Hillary to offer back to the Sherpa individuals. This trek takes you through Rhododendron and pine woodlands, over a cascade and through high pasturelands, past chortens, and shuddering petition banners. Approaching the Ngozumpa Glacier trekkers are granted for making the thin and soak climb when they arrive at three of the Gokyo Lakes with their turquoise, clear water. 

A feature of this trek is the lofty move up to Gokyo Ri (5,357m) to see Mount Everest, Cho Oyu, Lhotse, and Makalu. This trip furnishes you with both dazzling mountain perspectives and goes about as acclimatization for the difficult day ahead to cross the Cho La Pass. So as to cross the go before the breezes set in, it is important to begin the day right on time, around 4 or 5 am. It's an intense day with the highest point of the disregard being at 5,300 m. Some portion of the path is over ice, making it a genuine ideal accomplishment! This sentiment of accomplishment proceeds as the trekking course goes on to Gorak Shep, Everest Base Camp, and Kalapatthar, otherwise called Everest View Point. This trek positively has its difficulties, for example, long and strenuous strolling days however the prizes more than compensate for it as far as close to home accomplishment and an interesting collection of superb photos!

ITINERARY

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We load onto a trip to Lukla promptly in the first part of the day. It takes 30 minutes to land at Lukla air terminal. There we will be acquainted with our watchman. At that point, we will stop for breakfast after which we will start our first day's stroll to Phakding, a genuinely simple 3 hours stroll through the Dudhkosi valley. We will travel north from the airstrip to Chheplung (2700m). Here we will cross the Thado Koshi River on a nearby style suspension connect. Simply past the extension, we can see the pinnacle Kusum and Kanggru (6367m), which are the most troublesome trekking tops to climb. Past the ThadoKoshi, the path climbs a piece towards Ghat (2590m), at that point we will cross an edge set apart with painted Mani stones and move to Phakding where we will remain Stay Overnight.
We start our second day of trek through the Valley of Dudhkosi River. We cross the Dudhkosi River multiple times on the energizing suspension spans weighed down with supplication hails while in transit to Namche. After we cross the last extension, there is a precarious move up to Namche where the path bit by bit paves the way to Jorsale. It is a 2 and a half hour move up to Namche with two view focuses in transit. We can have a hypnotizing perspective on Mt Everest on a sunny morning. At Jorsale, we enter the Sagarmatha National park where we should check our grants. Following 5 or 6 hours of hard strolling, we arrive at the principle exchanging focus, Namche bazaar.
Acclimatization is significant before continuing higher to maintain a strategic distance from height ailment. We will be taken for a day's climb through the towns of Khunde and Khumjung and return to Namche through the Everest see lodging Khumjung. We can see the leader of a Yeti in the religious community of the territory. We can likewise visit the pastry kitchen at world's most elevated height. We find a good pace all encompassing perspectives on Everest, Lhotse, Ama Dablam and numerous different mountains on a reasonable day. Indeed, even the view from Everest View lodging is exceptionally amazing. We start with a lofty one-hour move to the Syangboche airstrip (3790m), from where we will gradually rise towards Khunde passing various chorten (stone Buddhist landmarks). From Khunde, we follow the path eastwards to Khumjung, the biggest town in Khumbu, at the foot of the holy pinnacle Khumbila. In the wake of getting a charge out of lunch at Khumjung, we follow a progressive move to Everest View Hotel where we will appreciate the awesome mountain sees. At that point we dive towards Namche (3540m).
Our course for now to Tengboche zigzags all around side valleys, making little high points and low points, to the teashops of Kenjoma, and joins the path from Khumjung just before an assortment of Mani stones. The perspectives on Everest and Ama Dablam are astounding from this piece of the trek. We pass the little settlement of Sanasa from where the path drops towards Phunkithanga (3250m). From here the path climbs steeply through pine backwoods and around Mani stones as it follows the side of a slope to the seat on which the religious community of Tengboche sits at 3870m. The view from here is properly esteemed to be one of the world's most great landscapes. Kwangde (6187m), Tawachee (6542m), Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse (8501m), Amadablam, Kantega and Thamserku give a rousing display as the Himalayan goliaths. We will go through the night in Tengboche town (5 hrs).
We drop through a lovely woodland at that point cross the Imja Khola and trek through the town of Pangboche. The course proceeds through summer fields to Dingboche. We will go through the night at Dingboche. It is a loosening up town with bunches of mountain sees. This is exceptionally simple walk and takes around 3 to 4 hours.
We will begin around 8:30 after breakfast. The trek up to Chhukung is very pleasant and simple. We get an extremely pleasant perspective on the vast majority of the mountains exceptionally Ama Dablam. The view from Chhukung and further up the valley on the moraines towards Island Peak is colossal. Toward the south-west, the eastern essence of Amadablam gives an unordinary perspective on this pleasant pinnacle. This short trek is one of the features of the trek. It is a quick outing down the valley to Dingboche for the evening. While returning to Dingboche we may experience solid breezes.
We start with a move to the chorten trail that is a delicate move for around 1 and half hours. At that point we find a good pace 4600m with a tea house where we will eat before climbing the lofty piece of the day's trek for around one and a half hours. We begin to draw near to high mountains like Mt. Pumori and Mt. Nuptse inevitably as we continue towards Lobuche where just essential convenience and nourishment is given. At that point we trek along an expansive valley floor to Thugla, deserting the Trekkers Aid Post at Pheriche at 4240 m. A western volunteer specialist, upheld by The Himalayan Rescue Association is positioned here and offers treatment and conference to trekkers as we proceed up the valley picking up elevation. At the point when we leave the valley, we slide to the yak pastures at Lobuche. Medium-term at Lodge. The day's excursion takes around 5 and an a large portion of hour's walk.
Today, we will take a 2 hour's climb up to Gorakshep. Initial segment is pleasant and simple yet after one hour the path begins to get more enthusiastically which is remunerated by the extremely decent perspective on enormous dividers shaped by Everest, Nuptse and numerous different mountains. When we move about 150m at that point trail improves once more. Short after we will find a good pace. At last we find a good pace, world's most noteworthy settlement at Gorakshep. When we eat, we start our stroll to Everest base camp. We will stroll on side edge of the Khumbu icy mass. Subsequent to strolling on the edge for around one and half hours, we cross the Glacier and into the Everest base camp territory. Today we arrive at Everest base camp at an elevation of 5360m. We will have the option to meet and converse with other hikers at the base camp. We can get a decent perspective on Khumbu ice sheet and Khumbu Ice fall. From that point we can likewise observe the huge chasms in the climbing way. In the wake of valuing our own endeavors and capturing the accomplishments, we start our way back to Gorakshep. (6-7 hour)
We will begin the 1.5 hour's climb to Kalapathar promptly toward the beginning of the day to get dawn over the Everest and other mountain. We invest some energy getting a charge out of the dawn on the magnificent Himalayan reaches, savoring an exceptional view and experience and head back to Gorekshep breakfast at that point keep on dzolgla. From Gorekshep - Lobuche takes around 2 hours and an additional 2 hours climb will take us to Dzongla from Lobuche. Absolute today climbing will associate with 7 hours. Dzongla is the main spot where we can go through the night prior to the Chola pass.
Early morning after breakfast, we start our stroll from Dzongla to the Cho-la pass. The stroll over the ice sheet is a charming encounter in the event that we can make the outing during the best season in any case overabundance snow makes it difficult to cross the pass. As the obscurity returns we trek down to Tagnag to go through the night there.
It is a brief day trek as we reach Gokyo in around 2-3 hours in the nick of time to eat. At that point we spend the remainder of the day investigating the Gokyo valley. We can likewise visit the icy masses and turquoise pools of the Gokyo valley while seeing the enchanting perspectives on the Himalayan goliaths like Everest, Cho-Oyu, Lhotse Makalu and others. We go through the night in Gokyo.
The upwards trek is a serious accomplishment to Gokyo RI. Each progression of the lofty ascension is justified, despite all the trouble once we arrive at the pass and see the shocking perspectives on the Gokyo valley, the Ngozumpa icy mass and an all encompassing scene of the Khumbu Himalayan mammoths. Subsequent to investing some energy there, we advance down to Dole where we go through the night.
The trek from Dole to Namche Bazaar takes around six hours. Throughout the day, we cross the Khumjung town while strolling on the base of Mount Amadablam. When we reach Namche Bazaar, we rest and go through the night there.
From Namche, first we advance towards Phakding which takes around 5-6 hours, and afterward a comfortable walk takes us to Lukla before supper where we go through the night in a lodging or a Sherpa town. All out trek from Namche - Lukla can take 7-8 hours. It the previous evening in the mountain so you may have festivity with manage, watchman all the team part together with scarcely any beverages at some neighborhood bar in Lukla Iris bar or Scottish bar
We will fly back to Kathmandu ahead of schedule from Lukla. Here we will be moved from the air terminal to the inn. We can decide to either rest or walk around the different vacation spots in Kathmandu.

SERVICES

Cost Includes

  • Three meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trek.
  • Fresh fruit every evening after dinner.
  • Trekking Lodge (Tea House) accommodations throughout the trek.
  • All necessary paper works Sagarmatha National Park Entry Permit & Khumbu Pashang Lhamu Rural Municipality fees.
  • Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu flight including airport transfer and domestic airport tax.
  • A highly experience, helpful, knowledgeable, friendly , English speaking well trained, Government License holder guide with all his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport and insurance.
  • Strong, helpful porters with proper safety equipment and walking equipment his salary, foods, accommodation and insurance (one porter for two trekkers).
  • Comprehensive medical supplies (first aid kit will be available with guide).
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service (paid by your Travel Insurance company).
  • Use of Sleeping bags, Down Jacket, Duffel bag and Walking Poles (if you do not have your own, to be return after you complete the trip).
  • Government taxes and official expenses.
  • Oxymeter to check your pulse and oxygen saturation and heart rate twice daily (Very useful to check Altitude Mountain Sickness(AMS) symptoms) Which will ensure you trek is in the safest hands possible for all levels of trekker.
  • Assistant guide group size above 6+ person.

Cost Exclude

  • Airport pick up and drop from and to your international flight.
  • Meals and hotel whilst you are in Kathmandu.
  • Nepal entry visa on arrival at Kathmandu airport ,$50 USD for 30 days visa.
  • International airfare.
  • Your Travel and Medical Insurance(Recommended)
  • Your personal expenses.
  • All the alcoholic and non alcoholic hot and cold drinks.
  • Desserts Sweet things like chocolate, cake, pie, pudding.
  • Battery charging and hot shower during trek on the tea houses.
  • Tips for the guide and porter (Tipping is expected).
  • Excess baggage more than 15kg for Lukla flight.

EQUIPMENTS

Trekking equipment

The Following information will give you some idea about what you need to bring for the trek as the backpack for the hiking in Nepal and the gear play a vital role for the successful trip and we suggest you to have all the necessary gear for the trip and not to have unnecessary equipment/things that you will not be using for the trip and list of the gear you need for the trek are:

  • Good down Sleeping bag (Optional/we can provide one if you do not have on your own and it is to be returned after the trek.
  • Duffel or Rucksack bag to keep your all the gear and this will be carried by the porters.
  • Daypack bag for yourself
  • A down Jacket
  • Shade hat
  • Warm wool hat to cover your ears
  • A pair of lightweight warm gloves.
  • T-shirts 2- 3 pieces
  • Lightweight thermal tops.
  • Fleece jacket.
  • Fleece Wind-proved jacket (optional).
  • A pair’s nylon hiking shorts which are quick drying one
  • Underwear
  • Two pairs of lightweight long underwear.
  • Two pairs trekking pants, preferably that zip on/off at the knees so they double as shorts
  • Four pairs of liner warm socks
  • A pair of light to medium weight waterproof hiking/trekking boots.
  • A pair of light trekking shoes for camp/lodges
  • A pair sandal (Optional)
  • A water bottle.
  • Head/Torch Light.

Medicines and First Aid Kits

  • Extra Strength Excedrin for altitude-related headaches like DMX.
  • Ibuprofen for general aches and pains.
  • Imodium or Peptone besom, Flexon capsules for upset stomach or diarrhea.
  • Diamox 125 or 250mg or 400mg tablets for altitude sickness.
  • 1 small personal sized first-aid kit with blister treatments such as moleskin, band-aids, some waterproof tape, anti-infection ointments, etc.(Sherpa expedition and Trekking company's team also provide first aid kits)

Miscellaneous but Important

  • Passport and extra passport photos (4 copies)
  • Durable wallet/pouch for travel documents, money & passport.
  • Lip care (Balm) At least SPF 20, 2 sticks.
  • Sun’s cream with SPF 40 is recommended
  • Pocket knife.
  • Water purification Iodine tablets
  • Toiletry kits and be sure to include toilet paper stored in a plastic bag, hand wipes, and liquid hand sanitizer, towel, soap, etc.

Note Regarding Itineraries:
Although we generally adhere to the schedule, the itinerary is subject to change for numerous reasons beyond our control, including weather and terrain conditions, suitable campsite availability, and the group's general fitness level. It is important to understand that our trek is logistically complex and it is not unusual that adjustments be made. Our guide will orient you each evening to the following day's plan and their good judgment is the key to the long history of successful treks that Sherpa Expedition & Trekking Pvt. Ltd.  Please remember that our ability to make adjustments as needed helps to ensure that your trek is safe and successful. Your safety is paramount.

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2 Pax USD 1,550
3 Pax USD 1,500
4 - 6 Pax USD 1,450
7 - 12 Pax USD 1,400
13 - 18 Pax USD 1,350
19 - 24 Pax USD 1,300
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