Everest Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek is one of the most adventurous trekking journeys in the Everest region. This trek combines the world's most famous destination, Everest Base Camp, stunning Gokyo Lakes, and challenging Cho La Pass. Everest Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek is a perfect blend of adventure, thrills, gorgeous scenery, outstanding Himalayas views, and rich culture & tradition. This is the perfect trek for anyone who is looking for something extra in the Everest region rather than classic Everest Base Camp Trek. We, Mera Alpine Treks and Expedition have designed our Everest Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek itinerary to present you an ultimate adventure in the Everest region. During the Everest Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek, you will pass by numerous fine villages, picturesque valleys, dense forests, rivers, and moraines. You will get to see panoramic views of Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201 m), Mt. Makalu (8,481 m), Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m), Mt. Cholatse (6,440 m), Mt. Baruntse (7,129 m), Mt. Nuptse (7,861 m), Taboche Peak (6,542 m) and numerous other mountains along with striking views of Gokyo valley as well as huge Ngozumpa Glacier.
As you will pass by several villages during the Everest Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek, you will get to experience the rich culture and tradition of the locals. You will get to see their daily lifestyle and interact with them. Likewise, on the trail, you will come across many gompas, mani wall, chortens fastened with colorful prayer flags, monasteries including the biggest and the oldest monastery of Khumbu region, Tengboche monastery. This will help you get a deep insight into the years-old norms and values of the region.
Best Time to go on the Everest Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek
The best time to go on Gokyo Cho La Pass Trekking is from pre-monsoon (March to May) and post-monsoon (late September to December). During Post-monsoon time, the sky is usually clear and outstanding mountain views can be seen. Likewise in pre-monsoon, the entire Everest region gets bloomed up with rhododendrons and other wildflowers making the journey even more fascinating. However, whatever may be the time of the year, the higher the altitude gets, the colder the climate will get.
Food and Accommodation during Gokyo Cho La Pass Trekking
During the Everest Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek-18 days, you will stay in a comfortable and clean lodge. The rooms will be on a twin-sharing basis. There will be limited furniture and common bathrooms. While in Kathmandu, you will stay in a three-star hotel.
Food will be served as per the menu of lodge/guest house. Besides that, you can buy bars and snacks on the way in the lower altitude. There will also welcome and farewell dinner in Kathmandu along with breakfast every day.
Is Everest Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek is difficult?
Yes, Everest Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek is a difficult trek. The trail will include many ascend & descends on steep, rugged, and glacier paths. You have to be in good shape to go on this trek. Every day you have to trek for around 6 to 7 hours on challenging terrain, which does require good physical fitness, determination, and adequate stamina.
Achievement after Everest Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek
Everest Gokyo Cho La Pass Trek will offer you a lifetime adventure. The trail will pass by one of the most isolated regions of the world. During the journey, you will learn to survive in the extreme situation and work in a team supporting each other in every step until reaching the final destination.
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