General Facts of Gokyo Chola Pass Everest Base Camp Trekking
Trip Days : 21 Days
Trekking Days: 17 Days
Maximum Altitude: 5545 m.
Weather : Be well equipped for coldness.
Accommodation : Guest House/Camping.
Transportation: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla.
Trek Grade: Moderate to Strenuous.
Rescue Operations : Helicopter Flights from Kathmandu.
Per Day Trekking: 5 to 7 hours.
Season : February - May / September - December
Gokyo Chola Pass Everest Base Camp Trekking Summary
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 02: Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley.
Day 03: Kathmandu to Lukla (2850 m) Trek to Phakding (2650 m).
Day 04: Trekking Phakding - Namche Bazzar(3440m).
Day 05: Rest day in Namche Bazzar(3440m).
Day 06: Trek Namche - Phorste Drengka (3675m).
Day 07: Trek Phorste Drengka - Machherma (4470m).
Day 08: Trek Machherma - Gokyo (4790m).
Day 09: Gokyo Ri Excursion.
Day 10: Hiking to 4th & 5th lakes (north of Gokyo Valley), and back to Gokyo Lake.
Day 11: Trek Gokyo Lake - Thangna (foot of the Cho-La pass, 4700m).
Day 12: Thangna - Cho-La pass (5330m), - Dzongla (4830m).
Day 13: Trek Dzongla - Labuje (4910m).
Day 14: Trek Ghorakshep (5160m.) - Kalapathar (5545m), - Ghorakshep.
Day 15: Trek Everest Base camp (5400m), - Ghorakshep - Labuje (4910m).
Day 16: Trek Labuje - Tyangboche (3860m).
Day 17: Trek Tyangboche - Khumjung village (3790m).
Day 18: Trek Khumjung - Phakding (2610m).
Day 19: Trek Phakding - Lukla (2804m).
Day 20: Fly back Lukla - Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 21: Transfer to Airport for final Departure.
Includes & Excludes
Trip Cost Includes
Pick & Drop to Airport/Hotel by our Private Car/ Van / Bus
Accomodation in Kathmandu
All domestic air/land transport.
Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing with English speaking tour guide by car/van
3 meals a day (Breakfasts, Lunch and Dinners with tea or coffee) during the trek
Required Accommodation of Lodges, Guest houses, tents in Twin Sharing Bases during the trek
Trekking Guides(Government Licensed holder) and Porters with good English during the trek
Facility of Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment and medicine for all trekking staff.
First Aid medical kit
National Park permit fees
Trekkers Information Management system (TIMS) Card
Required Transportation fare for guide air/land
Travel insurance for Nepali staff during trekking period
Seasonal fresh fruits like (orange, apple, banana, mango and grape and other Nepali local fruits etc)
All administrative works (If necessary) related to government body
Government Taxes, legal expenses
Trip Cost Excludes
Any Meals in Kathmandu
All international flights
Nepal entry visa fee, Visa issuance is easy at the arrival of Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu which will require 2 passport size photos.
Any kinds of Drinks (Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks), hot water, hot shower, phone calls , Internets, laundry.
Personal Trekking Equipment, medical and travel insurance
Entrance fees for Sightseeing/Monument
Any kind of personal expenses / Helicopter rescue in case.