Three Chola Pass Trek

Trip Facts

Trip Introduction

This 20-day Everest trek has everything: the incredible mountain views from Chukung, Kala Pathar and Gokyo Ri. Popularly known as “The Ultimate Trek,” it includes all that the Khumbu has to offer including the fascinating villages and Tibetan Buddhist monasteries and the culture and hospitality of the Sherpa people, who will surely win your hearts. After starting with a flight to Lukla (2,805m/9,200ft) we trek up to Gokyo Valley, climb to Gokyo Ri (5,488m/18,000ft) for a panoramic view of the greatest mountain scenery in the world – including five 8000+m/26,000+ft giants and myrid other peaks of the Khumbu Himal then veer off the main trail to cross the Cho La pass (5,422m/17,783ft) into the Kala Pathar view point (5,550m/18,200ft) . With your commencement of trek, you will be offer dramatic view of sky kissed mountains.

Day By Day Program

Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu and check-in to hotel

Day 02 Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley, accomodation

Day 03 45 minutes fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2805m), trek to Phakding (2652m) for 3 hrs, accomodation

Day 04 Trek Phakding  to Namche (3440m) for 6 hrs, accomodation

Day 05 Namche – a day exploration for preventing from AMS (Atitude Madness Sickness), accomodation

Day 06   Trek Namche to Phortse Thanga , accomodation

Day 07 Trek Phortse Thanga to Machhermo (4470m) for 4 hrs, accomodation

Day 08 Trek Machhermo to Gokio valley(4750m),accomodation

Day 09 Day exploration in Gokio valley, Climb to Gyokya Ri back to Gyokya & trek to Thaknga, accomodation

Day 10 Trek to Gokyo valley to Thaknga, accomodation

Day 11 Trek to Chola Pass (5488m) to Dzonghla, accomodation

Day 12 Trek to Lobuche (4910m) accomodation

Day 13 Trek Lobuche – Kala Patthar (5545m) – Gorak Shep (5140m) highest lodge in the world, for 6 hrs,
accomodation

Day 14 Trek Gorak Shep – Everest Base Camp (5360m) – Lobuche (4930m) for 6 hrs, accomodation

Day 15 Trek Lobuche to  Dingboche (4413m), accomodation

Day 16 Trek Dingboche to Trek to Tenboche (4680m).Lukla – Kathmandu by flight in about 45 minutes, accomodation

Day 17 Trek Tanboche to Namche Bazaar (3340m),accomodation

Day 18 Trek Namche bazar to Lukla,accomodation

Day 19 Lukla – Kathmandu by flight in about 45 minutes in morning, accomodation

Day 20 Time for shopping


Price Includes

Pick up from airport on your arrival day, sightseeing in Kathmandu, three nights in Kathmandu including breakfast at 3 stars hotel, flight Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu, airport tax, trekking guide, trekking porter to carry your baggage, lodge accommodation during trekking, Everest Trekking Permit, TIMS permit, daily meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner) during trekking

Price Excludes

Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu, entry fee in palaces & temples of Kathmandu, drinks (hot/cold/alcoholic), personal nature expenses, travel insurance,tips, delay due to weather, equipment failure or situations beyond our control

 


Equipments

  • You must bring the following items:
  • Hiking boots
  • Socks
  • Trekking trousers / pants
  • Waterproof overtrousers / rainpants
  • Baselayer shirts
  • Casual shirt and/or T-shirts
  • Fleece jacket or warm jumper/sweater
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Sunhat
  • Warm hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Thermal gloves
  • Warm and waterproof over gloves or mittens
  • Head torch/Headlamp with spare bulb and batteries
  • Sun protection (including total bloc for lips, nose etc.)
  • Water bottles 1 L.
  • Antibacterial handwash
  • Small towel
  • Daypack, 25/30Litres
  • Trekking poles
  • Sleeping bag 4 or 5 season * (rated down to – 20ºC)
  • Warm jacket (down)*
  • Basic First Aid Kit including: A broad spectrum antibiotic, antiseptic cream, throat lozenges, diarrhoea treatment (Imodium), altitude (Diamox), painkillers, plasters (band-aids) and blister treatment, insect repellent, and re-hydration salts (Dioralite). Glucose tablets