Adventure, high altitude snowcapped mountains and serene Himalayan lakes the Gokyo Cho La Pass Trekking offers it all! Trekking in the Khumbu region home to some of the world’s highest mountains is just amazing. While visiting the famous four lakes of Gokyo one can see Mother Nature at its best. The Gokyo Cho La Pass trekking brings trekkers through alpine forests, Sherpa villages, and rocky trails. Furthermore, we cross the Cho La Pass and visit the beautiful blue lakes of Gokyo.
- Exciting mountain flight from and to Kathmandu
- Namche Bazaar gateway of Mt. Everest
- Sherpa culture and lifestyle in Khumjung
- Tranquil Gokyo lake
- Sunrise view from Kalapatar and Climbing Gokyo- Ri (5483m/17984ft)
- Great views of Mt Everest, Mt Lhotse, Mt Makalu, Mt Cho Oyu and other mountains from Gokyo Ri
- Cross the amazing Cho La Pass
- Excursion to the fifth lake
- Ngozumpa Glacier, one of the world’s biggest glacier
Every adventure has a purpose, for nature lovers and mountaineers. The Gokyo Cho La Pass aims to reach the Cho La and the Gokyo lakes. But this is not all that this amazing trek through Gokyo offers. A similar trail leads up to the Everest Base Camp. Here we encounter the traditional mountain climbers of Nepal called the Sherpa. As so the Gokyo Cho La Pass trekking lets you enjoy the cultural aspect of the Khumbu region in Nepal.
During the trek, many villages come by where our Peregrine Treks & Expedition guide will explain you about the unique lifestyles and traditions of these legendary mountain people. The views during this trek are unimaginable, the highest mountain in the world Mt. Everest accompanied by its neighboring snowcapped mountains will come more than once in sight. The glacial rivers and lakes together with the alpine forests give color making this a natural paradise. During the stay at Gokyo, trekkers can enjoy a hike up to Gokyo Ri. Here we enjoy the landscape and panoramic views. Others can explore around Gokyo lake and discover its unique ecosystem!
Gokyo Cho La Pass Trekking Routes
As every tour or trek in Nepal the Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek starts from Kathmandu the capital of Nepal, from here the journey takes us on the same path towards EBC or Everest Base Camp. Reaching up in Namche Bazaar a gateway Sherpa village an acclimatization day is held to get used to the altitudes. The Peregrine Treks & Expedition staff will always be there to assist if you are suffering from any type of lightheadedness or stomach cramps please notify directly so that our experienced staff can take the necessary measurements for your recuperation. Trekking further up high to the Everest View Hotel known as the highest hotel on earth provides spectacular views of the Mahalangur Himalayan Range. Crossing the Cho La Pass will live up to all its expectations as we reach closer to Gokyo and its beautiful lakes.
The Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek gives a feeling of peace and calmness. A perfect way to reflect on yourself and see the beauty of nature. In this region, the Peregrine Treks & Expedition team organizes other packages as well. The Everest Base Camp Trek, Everest Short Trek, Gokyo Ri Trek, The Everest Three Pass Trek as well as the Lobuche Peak Climbing and the Pumori Peak Climbing. Don’t miss the best of Mother Nature and trek the Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek!
Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek Itinerary
Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu (1338 m/ 4390 ft)
Day 02 Fly to Lukla ( 2800 m. 9184 ft) and trek to Phakding (2652 m./8700 ft)
Day 03 Trek to Namche Bazar (3440 M/11283 ft)
Day 04 Namche Bazar to Everest View Hotel and return back to Namche for acclimatization
Day 05 Trek to Tengboche (3860 M)
Day 06 Trek to Dingboche (4410 M)
Day 07 Dingboche (5100 M)
Day 08 Trek to Lobuche (4910 M)
Day 09 Trek to Everest Base Camp and back to Gorekshep
Day 10 Climb Kalapattar (5545 M) and return back to Dzongla (4830)
Day 11 Trek to Dragnak or Thangna via crossing Cho La Pass (5420 M)
Day 12 Trek to Gokyo Lake (4790)
Day 13 Climb Gokyo Ri (5483 M) and trek to Dole
Day 14 Trek to Namche
Day 15 Trek back to Lukla
Day 16 Fly back to Kathmandu
Day 17 Full Day Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing
Day 18 Departure
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Gokyo Cho La Pass Trekking Itinerary & Other Details
|Group Size:||2 to more|
|Accomodation:||Three star hotel category in Kathmandu with bed breakfast|
|Meals:||Breakfast, Lunch and dinner in trekking area|