Gokyo Cho-La Pass Everest Base Camp


This is a unique trek that leads you to the home of the legendary Sherpa people who live on the foothill of the highest peak of the world, the Mt. Everest at 8848m. This 18 days trek follows the highly used trekking route through the Dudh Koshi to its source the Gokyo Lake.  The excellent trek gives the benefit to summit Gokyo peak (5483m) offering a fantastic  view of Cho Oyo, Everest, Makalu etc. During travel through Khumbu Himal, Gokyo valley and pass, one can be exicited to view some of the most dramatic landscapes. The trek can be treated as one of the adventurous trek in the Himalayas. Because as it follows the route via high pass into Khumbu i.e. Cho La pass at 5330m. We then return back to Lukla following the route through Everest Base Camp, Kala Pathar and Thyangboche monastery, Khumjung village, Namche Bazar as we cross Cho la pass.

Trip Facts

Trip Duration

18 days


Country: Nepal
Trekking region : Khumbu 
Total Duration: 18 Days
Group Size: Min. 2 / Max.16
Best Season: April, May, June - Sept, October, November

Trip Details

Day 01 - Arrive Kathmandu

Arrivival to Kathmandu, the beautiful view of snow-capped Himalayan range greets your sight. The No Name Travel and Treks Airport Representative will meet you at the airport and take you to your hotel. After arrival to hotel, you will have short briefing and final payment procedures.


Day 02 - Kathmandu Sightseeing

Sightseeing of Kathmandu including Pashupatinath, Bouddhanath. Afternoon you may excursion around Kathmandu Durbar Square and Swoyambhunath Stupa too.

Day 03 - Fly Lukla ad Trek to Phakding (2652 meters)

Early morning fly Kathmandu to Lukla (2800 meter) and trek to Phakding (2652 meters)

Day 04 - Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440 meters)

Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440 meters)

Day 05 - Rest day at Namche Bazaar (3440 meters)                  

Rest Day at Namche Bazaar (for acclimatization) (3440 meters)

Day 06 - Trek to Dole (4200 meters)

Trek to Dole 4200 meters

Day 07 - Trek to Machermo (4410 meters)

Trek to Machermo 4410m meters

Day 08 - Trek to Gokyo Lake (4750 meters)

Trek to Gokyo Lake 4750 meters

Day 09 - Visit Gokyo Ri (5360 meters)

Visit Gokyo Ri 5360 meters and back to Gokyo

Day 10 - Trek to Thanganak (3867meters)

Trek to Thanganak (3867meters). you have to prepare for tomorro's high climbing pass. better drink moreliquior/water.

Day 11 - Cross Cho La pass (5420 meters) then trek down to Dzongla (4710 meters) 7 hours.

Cross Cho La pass (5420 meters) then trek down to Dzongla (4710 meters) 7 hours. Today is a long trek. Better to start before sunrise at 4 or 5 am to reach the pass by 9 o 10 am. Otwerwise condition of weather will affect your journey to Chola. Cross over altitude of 5420 meters Chola pass ,could be exposed to strong winds if crossing too late. Start to climb steeply that is regularly used and easy to follow. However, the problem may arise due to the high altitude and snow. It often causes terrible problems to cross the pass if it is covered by snow. When you reach the top, you rewarded by the magnificent views, then we descend to the Dzongla.

Day 12 - Trek to Lobuche (4910 meters)

We continue trek to the wide valley beneath the impressive peaks of Cholatse and Tawache on the right and back. We then turn left and take a steep climb towards the foot of the Khumbu Glacier . The path we continue to climb as we are heading to the altitude of 4910 meters in Lobuche, where from you will see your targeted Peak Mt. Pumori very well.

Day 13 - Trek to Gorakshep (5200m) and visit around

Trek to Gorakshep (5200m) and visit around

Day 14 - Hike up to Kalapathar (5545m)-Gorakshep-Everest BC

Very early in the mornint (around 5 am) Hike up to Kalapathar (5545 meters) and back to Gorakshep for Breakfast. After some rest Trek to Everest Base Camp 5550 meters.

Day 15 - Trek to down to Dingboche (4410 meters)

Trek to down to Dingboche (4410 meters)

Day 16 - Trek to down to Tyangboche ( 3860 meters)

Trek to down to Tyangboche Monastery ( 3860 meters)

Day 17 - Trek to down to Namche Bazaar (3440 meters)

Trek to down to Namche Bazaar (3440 meters)

Day 18 - Trek to Lukla

Trek to Lukla

Day 19 - Fly Back to Kathmandu

Cost Details

Trip cost:

Per Person US$ 1570 (1 Person)

Price Include

Airport pickup and drop

•Twin sharing accommodation with breakfast in Kathmandu

•Guided sightseeing tour in private vehicle

•Twin sharing accommodation in lodge during the trek

•Food (breakfast, lunch and dinner), Drinks (tea, coffee) during the trek

•Guide/Sherpa, Porters wages and their insurance

•Trekking permit TIMS and Sagarmatha National Park entrance fees

•Emergency First Aid Kit

•Farewell Culture Dinner Program.

•Agency service Charge of our office.

Price Exclude

•Airport taxes and Nepalese visa fee

•Meals in Kathmandu other than breakfast.

•Extra nights Accommodation in Kathmandu.

•Domestic flight of Kathmandu-Lukla, Lukla-Katmandu

•Alcoholic drinks, cold drinks and other beverages

•All Trekking equipments and personal items

•Tips for Guide/Sherpa and porters

•Emergency medical and rescue/evacuation insurance

•Any extra cost arose due to natural calamities, political disturbance and delay arrival etc.

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