- MTADV112Trip Code:
- 18 DaysDuration:
- Moderate to StrenuousTrip Level:
- 5550 MMax Altitude:
- KathmanduStarts at:
- KathmanduEnds at:
- Kathmandu- Lukla- Namche- Dingbuche- Labuche- Goraakshep- Dzongla- Chola pass- Gokyo-Dole- Namche-Lukla- KathmanduTrip Route:
- Sep-Nov, Mar-May.Best Season:
Everest Base Camp via Chola Pass Trek
- World's tallest Mountain
- Everest Base Camp
- Over 3 dozens of mountain vistas
- Chola Pass and Gokyo lakes
- challenging landscape
- An Alluring Mountain views
- Sun Rise and Sun Set
- Sherpa Villages,green forest ,water falls and many more..
- Adventure and Nature Combo Attractions
Are you in search of a walking package based in the Himalayas? You don’t need to look further now. Responsible and experienced travel planners of Mantra Adventure have formulated a unique package where trekkers can reach the base camp of Mt. Everest as well as cross the high pass and explore the majestic valley. Everest Base Camp via Chola Pass Trek ( EBC Chola Pass Trek ) is the most diversified package in terms of attractions and people. Trekkers can enjoy the blue turquoise lake, hamlet, spiritual monasteries, high altitude pass crossing and iconic Everest Base Camp in one single trip. Prepare yourself to embrace the regal mountain trekking in Nepal at majestic Khumbu region.
The trip of Everest Base Camp via Chola Pass Trek is so spectacular that the hardship endured during high altitude trekking could vanish from your face. The only things that will remain are the momentous tales of trekking uphill & downhill along the Himalayan caravan route. Visit our Everest Base Camp Trek package for the more detailed information regarding your trip up to the base camp. The activities are similar to it. After experiencing the grandeur of Everest Base Camp (5365 m) and enticing sunrise from Kalapathar (5545 m) trip heads to Dzongla. The crossing of Chola pass (5420 m) is equally captivating. The trail is often covered by snow and you should trek meticulously. Heed the instructions of trekking guide for the safe passage on the trail. As you cross the pass you will see the view worth all hardship endured during this Everest Base Camp via Chola Pass Trek. Magnificent valley of Gokyo appears. The place is adored by many because of the blue turquoise lake which is the source of Dudhkoshi River as well. Spend splendid time in Gokyo along with hiking of Gokyo Ri (5360 m) for effervescent sunset view or sunrise view. The trek then takes the scenic route of Machhermo, Dole, Namche, and Manjo before departing to Kathmandu via Lukla flight.
Wise people don’t plan but embark on regal vacation grasping all available touristic attractions man-made or natural. Therefore, book the Everest Base Camp via Chola Pass Trek to witness grandeurs of Everest region to the fullest. Our crew members will ensure safe, fun-filled and adventurous trekking in Nepal.
- DAY - 1Arrival in Kathmandu(1300m)
- DAY - 2Kathmandu: touring and trek planning
- DAY - 3Fly to Lukla(2,840m/9,315ft) and trek to Phakding(2,610m/8,560ft)
- DAY - 4Phakding to Namche Bazaar(3,440m/11,283ft)
- DAY - 5Acclimatization Day - Namche Bazaar-Visit Everest view Hotel(3,880m/12,726ft)
- DAY - 6Trek to Tengboche(3,860m/12,660ft)
- DAY - 7Trek to Dingboche(4,385m/14,383ft)
- DAY - 8Rest/ Acclimatization day at Dingbuche
- DAY - 9Trek to Labuche( 4,930m/16,170ft)
- DAY - 10Trek to Gorakshep(5,180m/16,990ft)and visit Everest Base Camp (5,364m/17,594ft)
- DAY - 11Hike to Kalapather(5,550m/18,204ft) and trek to Dzongla(4,830m/15,842ft))
- DAY - 12Trek to Thagnak(4,700m/15,416ft)) via Chola Pass(5,420m/17,778ft)
- DAY - 13Trek to Gokyo(4,790m/15,711ft)
- DAY - 14Climb to Gokyo Ri and trek to Machhermo(4,470m/14,661ft) || Dole(4,100m/13,448ft)
- DAY - 15Trek to Namche Bazar(3,440m/11,283ft)
- DAY - 16Namche Bazaar to Lukla(2,840m/9,315ft)
- DAY - 17Fly to Kathmandu
- DAY - 18Final takeoff
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- DAY - 1
Arrival in Kathmandu(1300m)
Upon your arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport, you will be welcomed by a delegate from Mantra Adventure who will drop you off at your lodging. At night an appreciated supper will be facilitated by Mantra Adventure. Overnight in Kathmandu.
- DAY - 2
Kathmandu: touring and trek planning
After breakfast we start our voyage through four stunning UNESCO World Heritage Sites. These incorporate the structurally rich Durbar Square, the holy Hindu sanctuary of Pashupati Nath, the intriguing 'Monkey Temple' (Swayambunath) and Bauddha Nath Stupa which is one of the biggest stupas on the planet. Subsequent to finishing our visit late toward the evening, we drive to Mantra Adventure's office for a concise meeting about our trek and become more acquainted with our group pioneer (guide) and kindred explorers.
- DAY - 3
Fly to Lukla(2,840m/9,315ft) and trek to Phakding(2,610m/8,560ft)
Amid the 40-minute flight from Kathmandu to Lukla (9,186ft), we appreciate a standout amongst the most lovely air courses on the planet finishing on a slope encompassed by high rocky pinnacles. At Lukla, an entryway goal from where our trek starts, we meet our other group individuals and start pressing and masterminding with them. From Lukla, we begin trekking. At one hour's continuous plummet, we will be at a Cheplung town from where we have a look at Mt. Khumbila (18900 ft), a sacrosanct mountain which has never been climbed. From Cheplung, we at that point slowly plunge until the point when we achieve Phakding and spend the night.
- DAY - 4
Phakding to Namche Bazaar(3,440m/11,283ft)
Strolling through an excellent pine woodland, we take after the trail north up the valley of Benkar. We at that point cross Dudh Koshi River and continue passing Chumoa to Monjo, the passage to Everest National Park. At that point in the wake of intersection a suspension connect, we pass Jorsale town and stroll nearby of the Dudh Koshi and Bhote Koshi waterways. A lofty rising conveys us to the prime heartland of Sherpa town - Namche Bazaar. At one hour's separation to achieving Namche Bazaar, if the climate licenses, we can see the sights of Mt. Everest and Mt. Lhotse. Overnight in Namche Bazaar.
- DAY - 5
Acclimatization Day - Namche Bazaar-Visit Everest view Hotel(3,880m/12,726ft)
There are a lot of things to do around Namche Bazaar, and we can spend a day here acclimatizing. Namche Bazaar is the primary focus of the Khumbu area and has government workplaces, ATMs, Internet bistros, shops, eateries, and a vivid market. Our aides can take us to investigate the genuine appeal of Namche Bazaar. Climbing to Sagarmatha National Park rewards trekkers with a dawn see and the perspectives of Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Kongde et cetera. In the event that we are keen on a day climb, we trek to Khumjung town (12401 ft)- a lovely town with a Sherpa settlement. In investigating Namche Bazar, we watch customary Sherpa life, Khumjung Hillary School, and appreciate widely varied vegetation found at such height. Overnight in Namche Bazaar.
- DAY - 6
Trek to Tengboche(3,860m/12,660ft)
The trek until the point when Phunki is a simple walk. From here we climb towards Tengboche town which houses the extremely renowned Tengboche religious community which is the greatest cloister of the Everest district. It is situated inside the Sagarmatha National Park which is an UNESCO World Heritage Site. The religious community is honored with all encompassing perspectives of the Himalayas, including Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam and Thamserku. The Tengboche Monastery opens at 3:00pm, so in the event that we reach there by 3 o'clock we can watch a Buddhist religious service. Overnight in Tengboche.
- DAY - 7
Trek to Dingboche(4,385m/14,383ft)
Our trail dives and goes through rich woodlands of birch, present and rhododendron trees. While trekking we can respect great perspectives of Mt. Everest, Lhotse, and Ama Dablam. We walk downhill to Debuche and cross the Imja River to achieve Pangboche. We pick the upper Pangboche trail and appreciate the Himalayan vista and the Pangboche Monastery. We proceed with our stroll to the Imja Valley and Lobuche River before rising to Dingboche. It is a pleasant town with excellent grain, potato and buckwheat fields finish with munching creatures spotted along those fields.
- DAY - 8
Rest/ Acclimatization day at Dingbuche
Spending a day in Dingboche will help us to adjust to the high elevation. Rather than remaining inactive, we climb an edge situated behind the town and see six of the world's tallest pinnacles including Lhotse, Makalu and Cho Oyu. Besides, we can likewise respect Cholatse and Taboche tops. On our north-west we see more Himalayan pinnacles transcending the Khumbu Khola Valley. Among those pinnacles, Lobuche West, Lobuche East and Lhotse are the most prevailing. From another area on the edge we can likewise respect the pleasant Imja Khola Valley and the wonderful Dingboche town. Overnight at Dingboche.
- DAY - 9
Trek to Labuche( 4,930m/16,170ft)
It is a moderately short voyage from Dinboche to Duglha. We trek over a wide pass which is a much needed change from strolling in a straight line. Around the start of our trek today we appreciate the organization of the compelling Himalayas on all sides. The valley starts to tight as we come nearer to Dusa. We pass the campground of the principal fruitful Everest Expedition in 1953. We start to see Mt. Pumori as we proceed on our trail. As our trail plummets and bends, we say farewell to Mt. Pumori. We cross a stream and climb to Duglha which is a little town with a tremendous strand of petition banners hung over the valley, we might stop here for lunch before clime steep up hill of Thugla pass. Then we rise to the precarious terminal moraine of the Khumbu Glacier. The trail goes through rock strewn inclines as we climb Chupki Lhara which is an edge that gives dynamite mountain sees. The highest point of the edge is loaded with supplication banners and stones which are dedication places of worship for climbers who lost their lives on Mt. Everest. As the trail drops to the Khumbu Glacier moraine, we end up confronting a few awesome pinnacles including Khumbutse, Lingtren, Pumori and Mahalangur Himal. As we are crossing Khumbu Glacier we can likewise observe Mt. Nuptse. Overnight in Lobuche.
- DAY - 10
Trek to Gorakshep(5,180m/16,990ft)and visit Everest Base Camp (5,364m/17,594ft)
Our trail moves along the parallel moraine of the Khumbu Glacier. Ahead on the trail we see the peak of the north edge of Everest alongside Pumori, Mahalangur, Lingtern, Khumbutse, Nuptse and different mountains. A little rising takes us to Thangma Riju. From here we appreciate all encompassing perspectives of the Himalayan vista. We rise on a lofty trail up to the highest point of Changri Glacier. As we achieve Gorak Shep, we are encompassed by the Himalayas. In the wake of resting for a brief span, we keep on everest Base Camp. We go through rough rises, moraines and streams before achieving the base camp of the world's tallest mountain, Everest. From here we appreciate Nuptse, Khumbuste and Pumori mountains. We trek back to Gorak Shep and spend the night. Over night at guest house
- DAY - 11
Hike to Kalapather(5,550m/18,204ft) and trek to Dzongla(4,830m/15,842ft))
We begin our trek to Kala Patthar at a young hour in the morning keeping in mind the end goal to get striking perspectives of the main light of the sun sparkling on Mt. Everest. Be that as it may, we should be set up for trekking oblivious and chilly temperature (the temperature shifts as indicated by the season). Besides, there is dependably a possibility for cold breezes which are very normal. As we proceed with our trek, recognizable pinnacles, for example, Lingtren, Khumbutse, Changtse, Everest and Nuptse tower above us. Following a few hours of rising, we will be on the highest point of Kala Patthar. The nearby perspective of Mt. Everest and other Himalayan crests from Kalapathar is astounding. We appreciate the staggering Himalayan vista and plummet to Lobuche. From Lobuche we trek downhill on a trail close by the Khumbu Glacier. Our trail parts into two and we pick the trail to our right side. In transit we can better appreciate the perspective of the approaching Awi Peak. We go through a stupa and gravestones out yonder. In the wake of strolling for some time we start to rise. Amid the climb, we see Chola Tsho Lake adjacent. We proceed with further and pass another lake which is parcel littler than the Chola Tsho Lake. We cross the Chola Khola on an extension before achieving Dzongla. Overnight in Dzongla.
- DAY - 12
Trek to Thagnak(4,700m/15,416ft)) via Chola Pass(5,420m/17,778ft)
As we pick up tallness, the Gokyo Lake starts to show up and the Ama Dablam directs a scope of mountains on the south and Cholatse takes off on the west. Climbing the slope is difficult; it is steep, yet aggravated by stones over some of which we should scramble. The last move to the Cho La can be somewhat dubious as the trail bends cycle a precipice. The highest point of the pass is set apart by supplication banners and cairns. View of superb crests on all headings is stunning. Albeit long, the way driving down to Thangnak is not troublesome. overnight at guest house
- DAY - 13
Trek to Gokyo(4,790m/15,711ft)
It is a day with short walk , after having hot breakfast our trail conveys us to the edge of the Ngozumpa icy mass, which is the longest ice sheet in Nepal. Achieving the opposite side of the ice sheet, we see the second Gokyo Lake on the arrangement of six lakes. A short separation away is the third Gokyo Lake. Overnight at Gokyo Village.
- DAY - 14
Climb to Gokyo Ri and trek to Machhermo(4,470m/14,661ft) || Dole(4,100m/13,448ft)
Waking up an early morning leads us to climb Gokyo Ri today. From the highest point of Gokyo Ri we respect the Himalayan vista and the quiet Gokyo lakes. It is set apart by high bluffs and Himalayan pinnacles transcending it. An ascend a close-by slope will promise us surprising perspectives of Cho-Oyu, Gyachung Kang, Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, and Makulu. We can see significantly more from here. Ngazumpa Glacier which is the greatest ice sheet in the world. We stroll back to Gokyo and we will have a hot breakfast then we continue our walk down to Machhermo as soon as possible after packing our stuff, nice and easy down hill. over night at guest house.
- DAY - 15
Trek to Namche Bazar(3,440m/11,283ft)
We plunge on a trail along the Dudh Koshi river. In transit we additionally appreciate perspectives of the Cholatse and Taboche crests. Our trail plummets before climbing a slope. In the wake of coming to the chorten at the edge, we see awesome perspectives of Thamserku, Cho Oyu, and Kangtega mountains. We stroll past Luza, Lhafarma, Dole, steep hill of Mong dada and kyangzuma before we get to Namche. Over night at guest house
- DAY - 16
Namche Bazaar to Lukla(2,840m/9,315ft)
The trail plummets steeply descending so we have to walk carefully as our unstable legs constantly fight the rough landscape. In the wake of traverse the quick streaming Dudh Koshi and its tributaries, the trail turns out to be more level and common. After our landing in Lukla, we extend those sore legs and review the encounters of the most recent few days. Overnight in Lukla.
- DAY - 17
Fly to Kathmandu
We get an early morning flight to Kathmandu after our long mountain travel. In the wake of achieving Kathmandu, we can take a rest or do some gift shopping. In the event that we need to investigate some other zones of Kathmandu, we may do that today. Our aides can help you with both gift shopping or touring. There will be a goodbye supper at night to commend the effective finishing of our voyage. Overnight in Kathmandu.
- DAY - 18
Our expedition in Nepal concludes today. A Mantra Adventure's delegate will drop you off at the Tribhuwan International Airport a couple of hours before the planned flight.
Include / Excludes
- All ground transportation by private car
- Both way Flight ticket ( Kathmandu / Luka) including airport taxes
- Three night hotel in Kathmandu with inclusive breakfast
- Kathmandu Valley tour inclusive all entry fees and private transportation with an expert tour guide
- Three times meal (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trek
- Twin sharing private room with common toilet in the mountain
- One very helpful, friendly and highly experienced guide. Responsible porter (1 porter for 2 people) with their food, salary, accommodation, equipment and insurance
- Seasonal fresh fruits as dessert
- Down jacket and sleeping bag if needed (refundable after the trek)
- Trekking map
- Sagarmatha national park entry fee
- TIMS (Trekkers’ Information Management System) card. ( please do carry 2 copies of passport size photo for the permit)
- First Aid Kit
- All government taxes and office service charge
- International Flight Tickets
- Nepal entry visa, upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu can be obtained easily ( for 30 days tourist visa $40, for 90 days $100) please bring 2 copies of passport size photo
- Personal Travel Medical Insurance
- Meals in Kathmandu ( Lunch & Dinner)
- All kind of liquids hot, cold, and alcoholic beverage
- Hot shower and battery charging during the trek
- Your personal expenses
- Internet, Wi-Fi unless its free and phone calls
- Tips for trekking staffs and drivers ( tips will be expected but not mandatory)