Gokyo Cho-La Pass is an outstanding and is also one of the adventurous trekking trail for Trekking in Nepal. Experience the challenge with female trekking guide to the Everest Cho- La Pass that takes the challenge lovers to the source of the splendid Dudh Kosi River, wonderful Gokyo Valley, legendary Ngozumpa Glacier, the well known Cho- La Pass, along with the amazing view points of Gokyo RI and Kala Patthar in an around the Everest Base Camp. This particular trail holds significance due to numerous historical reasons particularly because of Everest region, monasteries, prayer flags, ever friendly Sherpas of Namche Bazaar, Sagarmatha National Park and many more. The hidden valley of Gokyo with turquoise blue lakes spreads an aura around the entire Everest Base Camp area.
The Everest Cho-La pass trek starts upon landing splendidly on the Lukla Airport. Having stepped on this exciting vicinity with expert female trekking guides the actual trail begins through the Sagarmatha National Park, the complete area is immersed in colorful landscapes. This entire area is blessed with natural wonders and excites all along the path. As, this area holds spectacular shimmering lakes providing peace and tranquility to the mind in eternal spirituality. Once we observe this wonders we take a steep ascent to Namche Bazaar the hustling capital of Sherpa village, a historical hub moulded in traditional way of unchanged lifestyles and behaviors throughout the centuries, along with splendid mountain vistas to be greeted with charm and delight. At this very place we spend moments of sightseeing around the Sherpa villages trying to get an insight into their culture and religious tolerance the whole day along with a quick rest aiding us in acclimatization as from hereon the altitude begins to rise. From hereon the onset leads us straight into the alpine forest, various wildlives, raging glacial rivers, cascading waterfalls, rugged terrain filled paths, mountain and Buddhist monasteries till we reach Gokyo the initial target point and the first stage of our trekking trail. Once embarked upon Gokyo we take the necessary rest to acclimatize and explore the Gokyo Valley, Gokyo RI and Gokyo lakes. The much anticipated and the meaningful trail towards the ultimate destination Cho-La Pass gathers momentum as we head towards this famous pass. The most undulating challenge poses us as we have to endure strenuously the biggest hurdle of crossing this Cho-La Pass and once achieved we land into the another spectacle in the form of Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar also an integral part of this historical trek. Kala Patthar is the very place from where the marvelous 360 degree panoramic view of the four towering peaks of more than 8000m stuns us. The massif holds Cho-Oyu (8,200m) approx, Mt. Makalu (8,300m) approx, Mt. Lhotse (8,500m), and Everest (8,848m) approx, rises above the valley dwarfing everything else below. After feeling blessed and charmed by this splendid view, having successfully and satisfactorily scaled this pass, we safely trek down back to Lukla for a return flight to Kathmandu.
Everest Base Camp Trek spreads moments of delight eternally and having dramatically experienced Gokyo RI, Gokyo Lakes and passing through the Cho- La Pass is a great achievement in itself. This is undoubtedly one of the most enchanting, and an adventurous experience of a life time having lived the spectacles and cherished the moments of wonderful mountain vistas posed by the Everest region.
Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu (1350m) followed by transfer to you hotel
Day 2: Sightseeing around culturally rich Kathmandu valley and trekking preparations
Day 3: Take a flight from Kathmandu to Lukla(2800m) and trek to Phakding(2650m)
Day 4: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazar (3440m)
Day 5: Acclimatize at Namche with nearby short hikes
Day 6: Trek from Namche to Dole (4200m)
Day 7: Trek from Dole to Machhermo (4470m)
Day 8: Trek from Machhermo to Gokyo (4800m)
Day 9: Acclimatization day around Gokyo Valley with visit to Gokyo Lakes
Day 10: Take a hike to top of Gokyo ri (5357m) and trek to Thangnak (4750m)
Day 11: Leave behind Thagnak, cross Cho La Pass and trek to Dzongla(4830m)
Day 12: Trek from Dzongla to Lobuche (5170m)
Day 13: Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep(5140m), Gorakshep to Everest base camp and back to Gorakshep
Day 14: Take a short hike from Gorakshep to Kalapathhar and trek to Pheriche
Day 15: Trek from Pheriche to Namche bazaar via Tengboche
Day 16: Trek from Namche Bazar to Lukla
Day 17: Catch an early morning flight from Lukla to Kathmandu (1345m)
Day 18: Rest day with free time activities at Kathmandu including farewell dinner
Day 19: Departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination.Farewell