Everest Base Camp & Gokyo Lake Via Cho La Pass
If you are planning a trek to Everest Base Camp then trekking through the beautiful Gokyo Lake and Via Cho La Pass will be the most unique lifetime experience you will ever gather. Through this route, you can view the best sunrise over the top of the mountains like Mt. Everest, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Lhotse, etc.
The EBC or Everest base camp is one of the most popular base camps that are located around Mount Everest. And since Mount Everest is the tallest mountain peak in the world, you can expect that going on a hiking trip there will be a once in a lifetime chance. And you can also go to the Everest base camp by taking an EBC Cho la pass trekking tour for 20 days. This trekking tour goes from the Everest base camp or EBC to Cho La pass which is around the mountains. You will get to see for yourself the beauty and splendor of the Nepal countryside. You will see the harsh beauty of the mountains and the lush valleys that are teeming with life.
What can you expect on this trekking tour?
The EBC Cho La Pass trekking for 20 days tour has got a lot in store for many hikers. The highlight of this trekking tour is Cho La pass itself. Cho La Pass is a mountain summit that is located 5,420 meters above sea level. So you get to see a lot of the surrounding area if you do reach this mountain summit. And since it is so high up, you will have the distinction to say that you climbed part of the way on Mount Everest.
Since the mountain summit is pretty high up, you will have to exercise caution. The pass itself can be trekked by more inexperienced hikers. However, it can get more difficult to trek if the weather is bad. For example, if it is the winter months in Nepal, then there will be a lot of ice. This could make this EBC Cho La Pass trekking for 20 days hike really difficult, because of all the presence of the ice. So if you are planning a trip up to Cho La pass, it is recommended that you plan to go on this hiking trip during the summer months when the mountain passes are more accessible because ice does not cover them.
There are also many other sights that you can check out when you go on this trekking tour. Aside from Cho La pass, you can expect to see, Gokyo Lake and Kalapatthar. Along with those stunning sights, you will also get to see the stark beauty of the glaciers that you can see on your hiking trip from Everest base camp to Cho La pass. So if you want to experience the wonder of Nepal truly, this is the perfect hiking trip to go on.
Why should you go on this trekking tour?
For those that want to challenge themselves, then the EBC Cho La Pass trekking for 20 days trip may just be the one to go on. It is extremely important however that you know how to hike if you want to complete this trekking tour properly. You will have to be geared up too since you will be 5,420 meters above sea level, which will make it very cold. Aside from that, if you love hiking, then you will enjoy this trekking tour package.
WHAT’S INCLUDED IN THIS TOUR?
- Pick up and drop from Airport with Private transport.
- Hotels in Kathmandu with breakfast
- Guided sightseeing in Kathmandu
- A welcome/farewell Nepali dinner with live culture program
- Sagarmatha National Park, TIMS and monument entrance fees
- Accommodations at teahouse in the mountain
- Three meals (B/L/D) while you are in trekking
- An English speaking Trekking Guide with necessary Porters
- Staff insurance, salary, food, accommodation, and transportation
- Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu flight fare, airport tax, and all transportation
WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED IN THIS TOUR?
Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
- Bar and beverages bills, bottled water
- Nature of personal expenses
- Personal cloths and equipment such as sleeping bag, jacket, boots, etc
- Insurance for accidental, medical and evacuation
- Tips to the staff
- Meals in Kathmandu
- International Airfare and taxes
- Guide tips
- Rescue evacuation