Everest – Cho-La Pass – Gokyo Trek

The Great Adventure Treks & Expeditions invites you trekking in the most classic and promising trips in the worlds highest mountain base camp of Mt. Everest.  This is an ideal trekking for good acclimatization with overnight at traditional villages of Namche Bazaar with their own monasteries, the root of the Sherpa and Tibetan Buddhism lies in these steep slopes of Solukhumbu. The treks offer grand views of the three highest 8000m mountain range from Mt. Everest, Mt.

Lhotse and Mt. Makalu mountain range, including arrays of over 7000 to 6000m snow capped peaks. The trip starts with an interesting flight to Lukla 2730m, from here on adventure follows the old route following the footsteps of Tenzing and Hillary since 1953, the traditional villages still retains its culture and religions as it was for hundreds of years, heading towards high terrain to Everest base camp and Kalapatthar for panoramic views of world’s highest peaks, then returning back Lobuche and trail leads to the way of Cho-La pass a small place called Dzongla which lies in the lap of Tsi-La hill.

From here you are starting a challenging uphill climbing to Cho-La which is covered by snow in the winter (sometimes close for 15 days to one month), for a pass can be seen marvelous view of Mt. Everest range and much more mountain from Gokyo side also. After passing this a challenging Cho-La pass then you will be heading to a different world to Gokyo Lake which offers an amazing view of Gokyo Lake with white mountain reflection in it. After great view from Gokyo-Ri and Third Lake, you are heading back to Namche Bazaar and Lukla for the short scenic flight back to Kathmandu after a memorable enjoyable trip with Great Adventure Treks & Expeditions.

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu 1,300m via respective airlines, transfer to Hotel

Day 02: A day guided city tour in  Kathmandu with private car/jeep/Hiace/Bus

Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla about 40 minutes with scenic view of white mountains  & trek to Phakding 2660m. which takes you 3–4 hours

Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440m. which takes 6 hours walk.

Day 05: At Namche for acclimatization, make a day trip to Khumjung village or Everest view hotel, which takes  3–4 hours walk.

Day 06: Trek to Tyangboche 3860m which takes about  5 hours walk.

Day 07: Trek to Dingboche 4410m, which takes about  6 hours walk.

Day 08:  At Dingboche for acclimatization, make day trip to Chhukung ,  which takes about   4–5hours walk.

Day 09: Trek to Lobuche 4930m, which takes about  6 hours walk.

Day 10: Trek to Gorakshep 5170m,  After your lunch make a day  trip to Mt. Everest Base Camp (EBC) 5364m.  which takes about  7 hours walk.

Day 11: Early morning  climb up to Kalapathar 5555m for sunrise and Mt. Everest 8848m view and walk down to Dzongla 4850m, which takes about  6–7 hours walk.

Day 12: Trek  to Dragnak (Thagnag)4750m via Cho-La Pass 5,400m which takes about  6– 7 hours walk. which is one of the challanging day with great mountain view along the pass.

Day 13: Trek to Gokyo 4800m  which takes about  3–4 hours walk over rocky and glacier path.

Day 14:  Trek down to Machhermo 4070m, which takes about  5–6 hours walk.

Day 15: Trek down to Namche Bazaar 3440m which takes 6–7 hours.

Day 16: Trek down to Lukla 2860m which takes 6–7 hours walk.

Day 17: fly back to Kathmandu and rest.

Day 18: Kathmandu free day and shopping.

Day 19: Final Departure

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu 1,300m via respective airlines, transfer to Hotel

Day 02: A day guided city tour in  Kathmandu with private car/jeep/Hiace/Bus

Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla about 40 minutes with scenic view of white mountains  & trek to Phakding 2660m. which takes you 3–4 hours

Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440m. which takes 6 hours walk.

Day 05: At Namche for acclimatization, make a day trip to Khumjung village or Everest view hotel, which takes  3–4 hours walk.

Day 06: Trek to Tyangboche 3860m which takes about  5 hours walk.

Day 07: Trek to Dingboche 4410m, which takes about  6 hours walk.

Day 08:  At Dingboche for acclimatization, make day trip to Chhukung ,  which takes about   4–5hours walk.

Day 09: Trek to Lobuche 4930m, which takes about  6 hours walk.

Day 10: Trek to Gorakshep 5170m,  After your lunch make a day trip to Mt. Everest Base Camp (EBC) 5364m.  which takes about  7 hours walk.

Day 11: Early morning  climb up to Kalapathar 5555m for sunrise and Mt. Everest 8848m view and walk down to Dzongla 4850m, which takes about  6–7 hours walk.

Day 12: Trek  to Dragnak (Thagnak)4750m via Cho-La Pass 5367m which takes about  6– 7 hours walk. which is one of the challanging day with great mountain view along the pass.

Day 13: Trek to Gokyo 4800m  which takes about  3–4 hours walk over rocky and glacier path.

Day 14:  Trek down to Machhermo 4070m, which takes about  5–6 hours walk.

Day 15: Trek down to Namche Bazaar 3440m which takes 6–7 hours.

Day 16: Trek down to Lukla 2860m which takes 6–7 hours walk.

Day 17: fly back to Kathmandu and rest.

Day 18: Kathmandu free day and shopping.

Day 19: Final Departure

  • Pick up and drop from airport/ hotel/airport.
  • Accommodation in kathmandu  for 4 nights with breakfast.
  • Welcome and Farewell dinner.
  • Kathmandu valley sight seeing with a tour guide and Car/Jeep/ Hiace/ Bus  and prepare for trek
  • An  professional Sherpa Guide with Government License
  • Sherpa porter who will carry your baggage(2 person 1 sherpa porter)
  • Food in Trekking (Breakfast, Lunch , Dinner  )
  • All Accommodation during Trekking (guest House/lodge)
  • Necessary Trekking permits/Natioanal park permit
  • TIMS (Trekkers Information Management system) card
  • Necessary Equipment (sleeping bag and Down Jacket)
  • All programme as per Itinerary
  • A farewell dinner with cultural show in Kathmandu
  • Necessary flight Ticket (KTM–Lukla– KTM) and Land Transport (Domestic only )
  • Food , salary  Transport, clothing for Guide and Porter
  • First aid kit from The Great Adventure Treks and Expedition.
  • Insurance for Guide and Porter
  • Rescue  Help
  • Lunch and dinner in kathmandu  .
  • Any kinds of Drinks( soft and Hard Drinks)
  • Visa, international flight ticket
  • Personal Nature expenses
  • Tips for Staffs
  • Rescue and Evacuation cost

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu 1,300m via respective airlines, transfer to Hotel

Day 02: A day guided city tour in  Kathmandu with private car/jeep/Hiace/Bus

Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla about 40 minutes with scenic view of white mountains  & trek to Phakding 2660m. which takes you 3–4 hours

Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440m. which takes 6 hours walk.

Day 05: At Namche for acclimatization, make a day trip to Khumjung village or Everest view hotel, which takes  3–4 hours walk.

Day 06: Trek to Tyangboche 3860m which takes about  5 hours walk.

Day 07: Trek to Dingboche 4410m, which takes about  6 hours walk.

Day 08:  At Dingboche for acclimatization, make day trip to Chhukung ,  which takes about   4–5hours walk.

Day 09: Trek to Lobuche 4930m, which takes about  6 hours walk.

Day 10: Trek to Gorakshep 5170m,  After your lunch make a day  trip to Mt. Everest Base Camp (EBC) 5364m.  which takes about  7 hours walk.

Day 11: Early morning  climb up to Kalapathar 5555m for sunrise and Mt. Everest 8848m view and walk down to Dzongla 4850m, which takes about  6–7 hours walk.

Day 12: Trek  to Dragnak (Thagnag)4750m via Cho-La Pass 5,400m which takes about  6– 7 hours walk. which is one of the challanging day with great mountain view along the pass.

Day 13: Trek to Gokyo 4800m  which takes about  3–4 hours walk over rocky and glacier path.

Day 14:  Trek down to Machhermo 4070m, which takes about  5–6 hours walk.

Day 15: Trek down to Namche Bazaar 3440m which takes 6–7 hours.

Day 16: Trek down to Lukla 2860m which takes 6–7 hours walk.

Day 17: fly back to Kathmandu and rest.

Day 18: Kathmandu free day and shopping.

Day 19: Final Departure

Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu 1,300m via respective airlines, transfer to Hotel

Day 02: A day guided city tour in  Kathmandu with private car/jeep/Hiace/Bus

Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla about 40 minutes with scenic view of white mountains  & trek to Phakding 2660m. which takes you 3–4 hours

Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440m. which takes 6 hours walk.

Day 05: At Namche for acclimatization, make a day trip to Khumjung village or Everest view hotel, which takes  3–4 hours walk.

Day 06: Trek to Tyangboche 3860m which takes about  5 hours walk.

Day 07: Trek to Dingboche 4410m, which takes about  6 hours walk.

Day 08:  At Dingboche for acclimatization, make day trip to Chhukung ,  which takes about   4–5hours walk.

Day 09: Trek to Lobuche 4930m, which takes about  6 hours walk.

Day 10: Trek to Gorakshep 5170m,  After your lunch make a day trip to Mt. Everest Base Camp (EBC) 5364m.  which takes about  7 hours walk.

Day 11: Early morning  climb up to Kalapathar 5555m for sunrise and Mt. Everest 8848m view and walk down to Dzongla 4850m, which takes about  6–7 hours walk.

Day 12: Trek  to Dragnak (Thagnak)4750m via Cho-La Pass 5367m which takes about  6– 7 hours walk. which is one of the challanging day with great mountain view along the pass.

Day 13: Trek to Gokyo 4800m  which takes about  3–4 hours walk over rocky and glacier path.

Day 14:  Trek down to Machhermo 4070m, which takes about  5–6 hours walk.

Day 15: Trek down to Namche Bazaar 3440m which takes 6–7 hours.

Day 16: Trek down to Lukla 2860m which takes 6–7 hours walk.

Day 17: fly back to Kathmandu and rest.

Day 18: Kathmandu free day and shopping.

Day 19: Final Departure

Cost Include

  • Pick up and drop from airport/ hotel/airport.
  • Accommodation in kathmandu  for 4 nights with breakfast.
  • Welcome and Farewell dinner.
  • Kathmandu valley sight seeing with a tour guide and Car/Jeep/ Hiace/ Bus  and prepare for trek
  • An  professional Sherpa Guide with Government License
  • Sherpa porter who will carry your baggage(2 person 1 sherpa porter)
  • Food in Trekking (Breakfast, Lunch , Dinner  )
  • All Accommodation during Trekking (guest House/lodge)
  • Necessary Trekking permits/Natioanal park permit
  • TIMS (Trekkers Information Management system) card
  • Necessary Equipment (sleeping bag and Down Jacket)
  • All programme as per Itinerary
  • A farewell dinner with cultural show in Kathmandu
  • Necessary flight Ticket (KTM–Lukla– KTM) and Land Transport (Domestic only )
  • Food , salary  Transport, clothing for Guide and Porter
  • First aid kit from The Great Adventure Treks and Expedition.
  • Insurance for Guide and Porter
  • Rescue  Help

Cost Exclude

  • Lunch and dinner in kathmandu  .
  • Any kinds of Drinks( soft and Hard Drinks)
  • Visa, international flight ticket
  • Personal Nature expenses
  • Tips for Staffs
  • Rescue and Evacuation cost
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Trip Facts

  • Lukla--Namche--Gorakshep--EBC-- Cho-La-- Gokyo
  • Cho-La Pass 5,400m
  • strenous
  • tea house/lodge
  • private/flight
  • Yes
  • Autumn/spring
  • sherpa with buddhist culture
  • 1-20 person