Cho La Pass trek gets you into the heart of the mountains and the background of the Everest Region.Everest Chola Pass trek is reasonably well-known not only for its immediacy to the world’s highest mountain but also for its gracious Sherpa ethnic. Charming villages,culture diversity and traditions, vibrant festivals as well as monasteries across to be also focused on this trekking.The Everest National park is prosperous with flora and fauna, but the existence of the Yeti remains secrecy. Everest Chola Pass trek slashes crosswise the gorge and starts Nepalese speaking Hindu valleys and ends the Tibetan Buddhists territory.This unique trek leads you to the home of the legendary Sherpa people, on the foothill of the highest peak of the world, the Mt. Everest at 8848m.This 18 days trek follows the highly praised trekking route through the Dudh Koshi to its source the Gokyo Lake to the west of the Everest Base Camp.The excellent trek give the benefit to summit Gokyo peak (5483m) offering a fantastic panoramic view of Cho Oyo, Everest, Makalu etc.During traveling through Khumbu Himal, Gokyo valley and pass, one is rewarded with some of the most dramatic landscapes.The trek can be treated as one of the adventurous trek in the Himalayas as it follows the route via high pass into Khumbu i.e. Cho La pass at 5330m.As we cross the Cho-La pass, we then return back to Lukla following the route through Everest Base Camp, Kala Pathar and Thyangboche monastery, Khumjung village, Namche Bazar.This ideal trek gives enough opportunity to enjoy the breathtaking view of Everest including several other similar peaks and to explore the Buddhists monasteries located at the world’s highest elevation.

Trip Profile

Trip Profile:

Trekking Destination:  Chola pass to Everest kalapathar

Length of trip:            19 daysGrade: Strenuous
Highest Alt:               5370 m.
Type of trek:              Tea house or camping (your choice)
Best season:             Mar-April and September-November

Cho la pass trek: pictures




Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu & Transfer to Hotel

Day 02: Sight seen in Kathmandu valley

Day03: Fly to Lukla & trek to Phakding

Day04: Trek to Namche Bazar

Day05:  Rest in Namche & Explore Sherpa valley.

Day06: Trek to Phorste Tenga

Day07: Trek to Machhermo

Day08: Trek to Gokyo

Day09: Hiking to Gokyo Ri Peak and explore Gokyo valley.

Day10: Trek to Thangnak

Day11: Trek to  Dzongla via Chola Pass

Day12: Trek to Lobuche

Day13: Trek to Gorakshep

Day 14:  Hiking to Kalapathar and  Trek back to Pheriche

Day15: Trek to Namche

Day16: Trek to Phakding

Day17: Trek to Lukla

Day 18: Fly to Kathmandu

Day19: Departure to your own destination.

Note: You can also make Renjo la and Khongma la pass with Chola-pass from Namche-Thame-Renjola-Gokyo-Chola pass-Lobuche-Khongma la pass then to chhukung


cost includes

cost includes:

  1. Domestic flight ticket .
  2. Two night hotel in Kathmandu on BB plan in 3 stars hotel. Additional 250/- USD for 5 stars hotel
  3. Trekking permit
  4. National park permit
  5. 3 times meal a day and hot drinks during the trekking
  6. Guide and porter
  7. All the transportation in Nepal
  8. Hotel during trekking
  9. Guide and porter insurance

cost excludes

cost excludes:

  1. Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  2. Personnel travel insurance we don’t get it in Nepal for foreigners
  3. Nepal Entry Visa Fee
  4. Tips to staffs if you like