A remarkable and challenging journey in the Everest region is the EBC Trek via Gokyo Lakes and Cho La Pass. The Cho-La pass connects the five frozen lakes of Gokyo with the Everest Base Camp on this route. You can freely appreciate the natural beauty of the Everest Region on this peaceful and quiet trek.
Trekking to Everest Base Camp via the Gokyo Ri and Cho La Pass route, known for its stunning blue lakes and the Cho La Pass. The Khumbu region's attractions, friendly Sherpas, vibrant monasteries, Namche Bazaar, Sagarmatha National Park, and mighty Everest will all be your companions on this walk. The journey will offer incredible views of the Himalayan range from places like Gokyo Ri and Kala Patthar. The magnificent views of several peaks, including Cho Oyu, Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, and Pumori, will make the trek to the EBC Trek via Gokyo Cho La Pass an unforgettable experience.
You begin your 17-day EBC Trek via Gokyo Cho La Pass with a beautiful flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. After your flight, you will travel to Phakding and then to Namche Bazaar across several suspension bridges. You may experience wonderful views of Ama Dablam and Khumbila as you travel from Namche Bazaar to Dole over the Mong La Pass and Phortse Thanga. From Dole Head to Machhermo, the terrain is rather flat and offers magnificent views of Mount Cho Oyu. Leaving Machhermo, you will continue on the route to Gokyo Lake. You must get to the Gokyo Ri early in the morning to catch the sunrise if you want to enjoy Gokyo's greatest views. You will go from Gokyo to Thangnag while experiencing a number of ups and downs. You will then bypass Thangnag and travel to Cho La Pass. You must traverse the glacier to complete this section of EBC Trek via Gokyo Lakes and Cho La Pass. You will arrive at Cho La Pass and then descend to Dzongla. You will see the memorial built to remember those who perished in this hard terrain at Lobuche, which is accessible by foot from Dzongla. You will travel along the lateral moraine of the Khumbu Glacier from Lobuche to Gorakshep. You will leave your belongings behind in Gorakshep and climb to the Everest Base Camp. After spending spare time at Everest Base Camp you will return to Gorakshep. You will ascend to Kalapatthar early in the morning, which is the highest point of the EBC Trekking through Gokyo Cho La Pass. Then you will descend to Gorakshep, followed by Pheriche, Tengboche, Namche, Monjo, Phakding, and finally Lukla. This fantastic trip ends as you board your aircraft from Lukla to Kathmandu.
Green Valley Nepal Treks, a well-known trekking organization in Kathmandu, offers a professionally designed itinerary and skilled guides for the EBC Trek through Gokyo and Cho La Pass. You will appreciate the stunning Mountain View with numerous and diverse cultural customs and ways of living. Bookings are now open for the years 2023 and 2024 at a very affordable cost.
Info: In April 2023, the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal declared that there would be no more flights from Kathmandu to Lukla during the peak trekking season. Peak season is specified as April 1 through May 30 and October 1 through November 30 each year.
EBC Trek via Gokyo Cho La Pass Distance Coverage
|Trekking Route||Distance (KM)||Time (Hours)|
|Lukla to Phakding||7.8||3 to 4|
|Phakding to Namche Bazaar||10.4||5 to 6|
|Namche Bazaar to Dole||10||6 to 7|
|Dole to Machhermo||10||5 to 6|
|Machhermo to Gokyo||7||4 to 5|
|Gokyo to Dragnag||4.5||4 to 5|
|Dragnag to Dzongla||9.4||6 to 7|
|Dzongla to Lobuche||8.4||5 to 6|
|Lobuche to EBC then Gorakshep||15||6 to 7|
|Gorakshep to Kalapatthar then Pheriche||11.5||6 to 7|
|Pheriche to Namche Bazaar||14.3||7 to 8|
|Namche Bazaar to Lukla||13.5||7 to 8|
EBC Trek via Gokyo Cho La Pass Altitude Variation
|Everest Base Camp||5365|
|Kalapatthar||5545 (Max. Altitude)|
Benefits of Booking EBC Trek via Gokyo Cho La Pass with Green Valley Nepal Treks
- Free International Airport Pickup And Drop Services
- Green Valley Nepal Trek Duffle Bag and T-Shirt as a souvenir
- Map of Everest Base Camp Trek via Gokyo Ri and Cho La Pass
- An Oximeter to Check Blood Oxygen Saturation Levels.
- Medical Kits - Which May Be Necessary In Certain Cases.
- Free Excess Luggage stored at Green Valley Nepal Store During The Trek
- Arrangement of sleeping bags and down jackets if you do not have your own.
Preparation for EBC Trek via Gokyo Cho La Pass
It is important to consider both your physical and mental well-being before starting the Everest Base Camp Trek through Gokyo Cho La Pass. If you have never gone trekking before, you must start by cycling or running and taking morning walks for a few weeks or months before making a reservation with us. It will be beneficial if you have prior hiking and climbing experience for the EBC Trek via Gokyo Ri and Cho La Pass. Kalapatthar, which reaches 5545 meters above sea level, is the trail's highest point. The path through terraced fields, and Sherpa villages, and has a number of ascents and descents. You must thus be in superb physical shape to walk for 5 to 6 hours every day. Trekkers also need to have a positive outlook because discomfort and concern are usually caused by uncertainty. When you work with us to organize a vacation, we strongly advise that you speak with your doctor before you go about your respiratory condition and email us a copy of the report.
EBC Trek via Gokyo Cho La Pass Cost for 2023 And 2024
The cost of the Everest Base Camp Trek via Gokyo Cho La Pass is subject to the requirements of travelers. When searching for Everest Base Camp Trek's cost, different price ranges can be found depending on the travel agency and services offered.
|No. of Pax||Starting Price||Inquiry|
|1||USD 1395||SEND INQUIRY|
|2 to 3||USD 1325||SEND INQUIRY|
|4 to 10||USD 1250||SEND INQUIRY|
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