About EBC Cho La Pass Trek
Nepal Spirit Adventure expertise trek guide you to experience an adventure of a lifetime with a memorable and exciting trek to Everest base camp to Gokyo Lake via Cho-la pass, where you will be surrounded by world giant peaks of Everest, Lhotse, Pumori, Nuptse, and Cho-La with tumbling great Icefalls.
Besides being within giant peaks on this Everest Base Cam Cho-La Pass Trek, a chance to visit traditional Sherpa villages and interesting monasteries with old Buddhist religion and cultures retaining its past traditional way of life to this day. EBC to Cho-la pass trek also leads you into the lovely forested area of rhododendron, pines, and fir tree lines and towards an arctic temperature zone with barren and icy landscapes.
This is the trek where you can observe dramatic changes in vegetation, climate, and landscapes within a short period of time during this amazing adventure from Everest base camp to Gokyo Lake via Cho-la pass trekking. Starting with an exciting short flight to Lukla and starting the trek to the famous Namche Bazaar with wonderful views of snowcapped peaks and then towards scenic Tengboche Monastery surrounded by mountains and green tree lines.
The walk continues to reach our destination at Everest Base Camp with acclimatization days in between the walking days, before heading to a higher elevation. At base camp where your dreams become a reality beneath the world's number one mountain, our adventure continues with a climb to Kalapathar for the grand vista of mountains with Mt. Everest at the closest distance.
After a wonderful time, the adventure leads to beautiful Gokyo Lake over Cho-la pass, at Gokyo marvel at the awesome scenery of lakes and mountains with a climb of Gokyo Ri a super viewpoint after Kalapathar, adding more peaks of Makalu and Cho-Oyu. Everest Base Camp Cho La Pass Trek concludes at Lukla with a panoramic flight back to Kathmandu after a remarkable time in the high mountains with the great services of Nepal Spirit Adventure including its friendly staff and guides.
Ground vehicle transportation: International arrival pick-up, domestic airport departure, and arrival pick-up services are inclusive by private vehicle. Air-transport: From Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu by airlines, we always book a first and second flight on time, morning flights are the best and most reliable. Ground and airline transportation is included in the package of Everest Base Camp Cho La Pass Trek.
ENTRY PERMIT & COST
In the Everest region, trek to Everest base camp Cho la pass trail it is necessary for every trekker they need to have (buy) Everest-Sagarmatha national park permit which cost USD 26 dollar per person for the entire trek to EBC Cho la pass trail and second also requires the rural Khumbu village development committee management fee USD 17 dollars for per person. Both entry permits are checked at several points during the Everest Base Camp Cho La pass trek.
FOOD & BEVERAGE
We provide hygienic and fresh food along with the Everest base camp Cho la pass trek, 3-time meals a day (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) are included in the package Everest base camp Cho la pass trek. We provide food from these local lodges-teahouses as per your choice on the menu, breakfast and dinner are provided at the same teahouse-lodge while lunch would be on the trails at tropical Sherpa restaurant every day along the trek. The food menu of all the tea houses is more or less similar to items in the Everest trek region. You can select your daily trek food from the menu. The food items are available: MOMO- Dumplings, Noodles, Pasta, Soups, and the Nepalese dish Dal Bhat.
Dal Bhat is a fresh and hygienic carbohydrate meal that comes together with a platter of steamed rice served with lentil soup and green fresh seasonable vegetables. Beverage: Soft drinks, snacks, and beer are available in most tea houses and Sherpa tropical restaurants. A variety of cereals, bread, and egg dishes are generally available for breakfast so, you do not need to worry about the food and beverage on the Everest base camp Cho La Pass Trek.
The time comes never wait for us. It meals accommodation on the Everest base camp Cho la pass trek has also changed, it is not at the similar time as the 1953 first Everest submitter by sir Adman Hillary and Tenji Norgay. There are enough lodges and teahouses along the trekking trail but Lobuche, Gorakshep, and Dzongla do have not enough places for an overnight stay your experience trek guide will manage for those nights comfortably.
We provide you with clean lodger/ teahouses along Everest base camp Cho La pass trek, Namche and Luka two-place inclusive guest house attach bathroom, the twin bedroom is included in your trek package but someplace we have to share the room due to less accommodation such as place of Lobuche and Gorakshep. Rest of the place you will get a twin share bedroom.
WEATHER & BEST SEASON
The best season for Everest Base Camp Cho La Pass Trek, Two seasons a good combination: Spring (March, April, and May), and autumn (September, October, and November) both seasons are superior for starting the Cho la pass Everest base camp trek. In the Everest region, Spring is the best season for the trek to EBC Cho La Pass Trek in Nepal. Many trekkers from different countries to Nepal in Spring as trekking is good in all regions. The meadows are in full bloom, which makes it a good time to discover the many varieties of wildflowers. It’s also the time to see the rhododendron forests in full bloom, turning the hillsides above 4,000 meters into an impressive and unforgettable paradise during this season. The weather is warmer at lower elevations and at higher elevations over 4,000m visibility is excellent and the temperature is quite moderate cool temperature and clear visibilities. You can enjoy seeing the beautiful mountain views and the wonderful Sherpa homeland.
Autumn (September-November): Autumn is also one of the best seasons for the trek to Everest Base Camp Cho La Pass in the Everest region. The weather is clean and clear and we can pretty much guarantee fantastic mountain views and beautiful panoramas everywhere. This season is the peak trekking season in Nepal, you can start this adventure trip in other seasons as well as such summer and winter seasons will not be crowds of trekkers.
EVEN ON THESE TRIPS
Nepal is the only country in the world where every month peoples celebrate the most beautiful festival of the year. But you can find out very different in the Everest trek reason people do not celebrate many festivals is that they are Buddhist and their culture is very similar background from Tibetan. Specially they do celebrate most Buddhist festivals such as the birth of Buddha, New Year, and Mani Rimdu which fall in the autumn season.
You can enjoy and test several Hindu festivals during both seasons in spring: Maha Shivaratri, Holi, and Ghode Jatra those fall in spring, Dhasain, Tihar, and Janaipurnima fall in the autumn season all festival celebrations you can see before or after the Everest base camp Cho la pass trek.
ITINERARY & ACCLIMATIZATION
18 night 19 days Everest Base Camp Cho la pass trek itinerary is designed by an expertise trek guide of Nepal Spirit Adventure however if you do not like this trip itinerary we are very flexible to make it customized as per our customer requirements; the entire trek itinerary you will have four extra days for rest- acclimatization one day in Kathmandu before starting this adventure this could be your ideal; some flights are in the night to Kathmandu from your destination this day helps you to find the trek equipments that you may not have also you can relax in Kathmandu after your long flight journey.
Three acclimatizations, you will get along the Everest base camp Cho la pass trek one day at Namche second day at Dingboche, and a third acclimatization day at Gokyo after crossing the Cho La high altitude trek pass. While you have three rest- acclimatization days it will help us to reach the Everest base camp at 5,364m, Kalapatthar at 5,545m, and Cho La passes at 5,368m without any difficulties. Acclimatization days and trip itineraries are very important for your trekking to Everest base camp Cho la pass snowfall trails.
TRIP PACKAGE INCLUSIVE
While you book the 18 night 19 days Everest base camp Cho la pass trek with Nepal Spirit Adventure, you will get all-inclusive at USD 1550 dollars per person which covered a three-night twin-sharing hotel in Kathmandu, a Kathmandu city sightseeing tour, both-way flights from Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu, applicable trek permit, lodges, equipment, foods, and experienced trek guide and strong porter inclusive their daily wages and trek insurance.
RECOMMEND TREK ROUTES
In the Everest region, there are several trekking routes available, most of the trek routes start and end at Lukla after taking a scenic flight from Kathmandu. Besides the Everest base camp, and Cho la pass trek, As per your Nepal holiday for trekking trips in the Himalayas short and adventurous we are highly recommending other fabulous trek routes are the Everest base camp trek, Everest view trek, Everest three high passes trek, EBC gap trek and Everest base camp trek with Island peak climb.
The equipment is also very important for the successful trek to Everest base camp Cho la pass trail, sometimes you need to walk thru snowfall on the pass of CHO La. We highly suggest that bring with you quality trek equipment while sleeping bags and down jackets inclusive in the package, for the personal user, better bring your personal one. We are highly recommending the trekking equipment for the Everest base camp Cho la pass trek for your confident and successful adventure many of them you can get in Kathmandu after your arrival in Kathmandu but time is required.