Gokyo Chola Pass Trek is a famous trek of high Himalayas’ base camp trek. It gives a chance to trek on three astounding viewpoints in the Everest region. Gokyo Cho-la Pass trekking is also known as the Everest Circuit trek. This trail is one of the most adventurous treks in the Everest Himalayas. It is a unique trek that goes being from Lukla. We will trek all the way to Gokyo, Chola Pass, Kalapattar, and Everest Base Camp.
Gokyo Chola Pass Trek via Kalapatthar follows the route through Dudh Koshi. It will take us to its source which is Gokyo Lake. Starting from 2019 they have started snowboarding in this area as well. It lies west of the Everest Base Camp, giving you the benefit to summit Gokyo Peak (5483 meters). This trek also offers a fantastic panoramic view of Cho Oyo, Everest, and Makalu.
Furthermore, we continue the dramatic Cho la pass trek by ascending Gokyo Ri. This valley gives an incredible panoramic view of 360 degrees during the sunrise. It includes the view of the world’s highest peaks along with an unforgettable experience. As we cross the Gokyo Chola Pass Trek via Kalapatthar we will finally make our way back to Lukla.
This breathtaking Gokyo Cho la Pass Kalapatthar Trekking includes several other similar peaks. We will also explore the Buddhist monasteries. This monastery is also the biggest monastery of High Himalayas. Get ready to be part of this special journey to the world’s highest Himalayas base camp.
Upon arrival, you will meet and assist by Parikrama Treks representative. Transfer to the hotel.
Enjoy the most scenic 30minutes flight to Lukla from Kathmandu. As you reach Lukla start the Everest Base Camp Trek. We follow our trail to Phakding via Chaurikharka and Chheplung.
Early in the morning after breakfast, we trek to the Sherpa capital. We will walk through Monju, Banker, and Jorasalle village. We take two and a half hours uphill to reach Namche Bazaar. You can see the first glance of Everest.
We start with a steep one-hour climb to the Tengboche airstrip (3790m). From here, we will ascent towards Khunde passing many Chorten and Hill stations. It is a small settlement of the Sherpa community.
We continue to trek to Dole by following the same route to Base camp until Sanasa. Then we ascend up to Mongla (4000m.). We trek through rhododendron and birch forest festooned with hanging mosses and lichens.
After Dole, the trek leads along with the small and thorny bushes. Ahead of you are excellent views of Cho Oyu, while back down the valley are the peaks of Kantega and Thamserku.
After Machhermo, the trek leads over a very scenic path to Pangka. We climb a steep rocky inclined into the valley by the side of the glacier, passing the first of the holy lakes. Walking by the side of the lake, we will arrive at Gokyo village.
An optional trip will be to discover the 5th lake on your day trip but if you are only feet. You can also hike to Gokyo ridge to get the splendid view of the tallest Himalayas within a 360 deg angle.
We trek down from the Gokyo Valley to Thagnak valley. The village is below a small cliff.
Leave Tagnag, we can see Cho La Pass locating at 5,420m/17,778 feet above the sea. Ascend to make our attempt to the Cho La (5,420m.) Nepal top and descend down at Dzongla.
Leaving Dzongla, ascend 20 minutes up, and follow the path to Lobuche village.
After breakfast, we conduct our journey for Everest Base Camp Trek. We will pass the last lodges of Gorakshep. It is the most rewarding section of the trekking. We will hike to Everest base camp and return to Gorakshep.
Early morning, we hike from Gorakshep to Kala Patthar’s viewpoint. One can enjoy the view of Everest, Mt Pumori, Khumbetse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku. We descend downhill to Pheriche village.
We visit the research center and trek to Tengboche monastery. From the monastery, one can enjoy the splendid view of Ama Dablam, green hills, and pristine rivers.
Finally, the trek descends from Tengboche to Namche Bazaar hiking passing several villages. Finally, we come to Namche Bazaar in the late afternoon.
We trek to Lukla with the same trail as we use on ascend. Upon arrival at Lukla, we would get refreshed and take rest.
We board our early flight from Lukla to Kathmandu.
Gokyo Chola Pass Trek Journey ends.
TREK COST: USD 1,935.00 per person on Twin sharing room accommodation
Single Supplement: USD 250 Per Person
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