Everest Base Camp and Chola Pass Trekking

Best Trekking route in Nepal and famous For every Trekker. The Everest trekking is everyone favorite destination for travelers. Trekking in the region of the top of the world will give best lifetime experience for you. The world one of the top 10 trekking route for adventure lover. The trekking route will give you a Panoramic view of Mount Everest-Gorak Shep to Pheriche. Khumbu icefall.

Day 1 Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 2 Kathmandu-Phakding via Lukla
Day 3 Phakding- Namche Bazaar
Day 4 Namche Bazaar Acclimatization
Day 5 Namche Bazaar–Tengboche
Day 6 Tengboche – Dingboche
Day 7 Dingboche
Day 8 Dingboche – Lobuche
Day 9 Lobuche – Gorakshep- EBC- Gorakshep
Day 10 Gorakshep – Kala Patthar (5,545m/18,192ft) –Dzhonglha(4843m)
Day 11 Dzhonglha- Chola pass – Gokya
Day 12 Gokyo- Gokyo Ri- Gokyo- Dole
Day 13 Dole- Namche Bazaar
Day 14 Namche Bazaar- Lukla
Day 13 Lukla- Kathmandu
Day 14 Airport Drop

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu
Arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport approximately 1,400 meters (4,600 ft) in the bowl-shaped Kathmandu Valley of central Nepal and an area covering 49.45 km2.
Day 2: Kathmandu- Phakding via Lukla 2,860 meter (9,383 ft)
A great day, we will start our journey. Airplane, taking an early morning domestic flight to Lukla. Lukla is a town in the Khumbu area of the Solukhumbu District in the Sagarmatha Zone of north-eastern Nepal. The distance between Kathmandu and Lukla is around 138 km. Trekkers start their trek to Phakding which is the altitude of meters. It takes 3-4 hours to reach Phakding. Phakding is a small village in the Khumbu region of Nepal. It lies in the Dudh Kosi river valley just north of Lukla and south of Monjo, at an altitude of 2,610 m. Phakding
Day 3: Phakding- Namche Bazaar (3440 meters)
We trek for 5-6 hours today. It is around 7 km. Our trail passes through a pine forest and continues hike to Benkar Valley. We cross Dudh Koshi River, pass Chumoa and Monjo villages before reaching the entrance of the Everest National Park. Again, after crossing a suspension bridge, we pass Jorsale village and walk alongside the Dudh Koshi and Bhote Koshi rivers. We ascend on a steep trail to reach Namche Bazaar.
Day 4: Namche Bazaar Acclimatization
Today is Acclimatization Day, many trekkers stay at Namche and wander the Namche Bazaar, excursion. This is also gate way for trekkers to every short and long trek in Everest Region. Namche Bazaar also is a village and Village Development Committee (Namche) in Solukhumbu District in the Sagarmatha Zone of north-eastern Nepal. It is located within the Khumbu area at 3,440 meters (11,286 ft) at its low point, populating the sides of a hill. Namche is the main trading center and hub for the Khumbu region with many Nepalese officials, a police check, post and a bank. Namche is the most expensive place in Nepal, at least thrice as expensive as the capital city Kathmandu. The west of Namche is Kongde Ri at 6,187 meters (20,299 ft) and to the east is Thamserku at 6,623 meters (21,729 ft). You can hike up to Sagarmatha National Park and enjoy the sunrise over the Himalayas including Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Kongde and so on. If we are interested in a day hike, we can trek to Khumjung village. You can also visit the Hillary School and a monastery which houses a Yeti scalp Namche Bazaar
Day 5: Namche Bazaar – Tengboche
Next day, again trek start from Namche to our destination, Tengboche. It is 6 km from Namche. We trek for 5-6 hours this day. Easy walk to Phunki, from here we ascend towards Tengboche Village. We can visit very famous Tengboche monastery which is the biggest monastery in the Everest region. The monastery is blessed with panoramic views of the Himalayas, including Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam and Thamserku. The Tengboche Monastery opens at 3:00 pm Tengboche Monastery, also known as Dawa Choling Gompa, in the Tengboche village in Khumjung in the Khumbu region of eastern Nepal is a Tibetan Buddhist monastery of the Sherpa community. Tengboche Monastery
Day 6: Tengboche – Dingboche
It is 5-6 km from Tengboche to Dingboche. We hike for 5-6 hours this day. As we start our journey passes through lush forests of birch, conifer and rhododendron trees. While hiking we can see good views of Mt.Everest, Lhotse, and Ama Dablam. We walk downhill to Debuche and cross the Imja River to reach Pangboche. We choose the upper Pangboche trail and admire the Himalayan Vista and the Pangboche Monastery. We continue our walk to the Imja Valley and Lobuche River before ascending to Dingboche. It is a picturesque village with beautiful barley, potato and buckwheat field complete with grazing animals dotted along those fields.
Day 7: Dingboche
We stay one day in Dingboche for acclimatization, so that it will help us to acclimate to the high altitude. We can explore the village and see six of the world’ tallest peaks including Lhotse, Makalu, and Cho Oyu. Northwest we see more Himalayan peaks rising above the Khumbu Khola Valley. On our northwest we see more Himalayan peaks rising above the Khumbu Khola Valley. Among those peaks, Lobuche West, Lobuche East, and Lhotse are the most dominant. From another location on the ridge, we can also admire the picturesque Imja Khola Valley and the beautiful Dingboche village.
Day 8: Dingboche–Lobuche (4930m)
Lobuche is 8 km far from Dingboche. We hike for 6-7 hours a day. Our journey takes to Duglha, we trek across a wide pass and can enjoy the mighty Himalayas on all sides. The valley begins to narrows as we come closer to Dusa. In 1953 first successful Everest Expedition campsite, we pass through it. Then we begin to see Mt. Pumori as we continue on our trail. We cross a stream and ascend to Duglha which is a tiny village with a huge strand of prayer flags hung across the valley. We ascend our steps to our further destination, as we reach Chupki Lhara which is a ridge that provides spectacular mountain views. The top of the ridge is filled with prayer flags and stones which are memorial shrines for climbers who lost their lives on Mt. Everest.
Day 9: Lobuche – Gorakshep- EBC- Gorakshep
Lobuche to Gorakshep is 4 km. we ascend and descend mostly on a glacier path. There is also a lot of meandering on rough terrains. As we reach the base camp, we enjoy the incredible melt patterns and admire the gently rounded ice towers on the upper part of the Khumbu glacier. The Everest Base Camp is stunningly beautiful. We can enjoy amazing views of Nuptse, Khumbuste and Pumori mountains from the base camp. After soaking in the beauty, we walk back towards Gorak Shep where we spend the night.
Day 10: Gorakshep–Dzhonglha(4843m) via Kala Patthar (5,545m/18,192ft)
Today, we trek for 7-8 hours. We wake up early for the hike up to Kala Patthar. You will experience dark outside with cold temperature and most likely chilly winds. We walk on a fairly steep trail at a comfortable pace. As we are climbing up the hill we can see Lingtren, Khumbutse, and Changtse mountains. The view of the summit is outstanding. We can see the world’s tallest mountain Everest along with other mighty Himalayan peaks. After spending some time at the summit of Kala Patthar, we walk back to Gorak Shep which is relatively easier than hiking up to Kala Pathhar. Kala Patthar, meaning 'black rock' in Nepali, is a notable landmark located on the south ridge of Pumori in the Nepalese Himalayas. The ascent of Kala Patthar is very popular with trekkers in the region of Mount Everest since it provides the most accessible point to view Mt. Everest and base camp. The views of Everest, Nuptse Nuptse II, and Changtse are spectacular view from Kala Patthar. There are glimpses of the northern flank and summit of Lhotse. The world's highest webcam, Mount Everest webcam, is located here. We start out trek to Lobuche. The trail continues along continues with views of KalaPattar and Pumori before you reach Dzhonglha.
Day 11: Dzhonglha–Gokya (4750 m) via Chola pass (5330 meters)
It is a long trek for trekkers, starting a trek before sunrise. Today trip highlight will be crossing an altitude of 5330 meters (Chola Pass). We can face a strong wind if crossing too late. We may face the problem arise due to the altitude and snow. After passing we reach to Thangna Kharka(5025 m), which is considered as the base of Chola Pass. We can experience mountains and natural beauty before reaching Gokyo.
Gokyo is a small village in Solukhumbu District in the Himalayas of Nepal, at the foot of Gokyo Ri and on the eastern shore of Gokyo Cho (Dudh Pokhari). The village, barely a hamlet consisting of several huts, is located at an elevation of 4,750 meters (15,580 ft), making it one of the highest settlements in Nepal and in the world, but likely not permanently inhabited all year round as it is essentially a collection of huts catering to hikers. To the southeast is the village of Chharchung.
Day 12 Gokyo- Gokyo Ri- Gokyo- Dole (4200m)
Have a breakfast early in the morning climb to Gokyo- Ri (5430 m). The trail climb steep ups directly above the Gokyo lake. It takes two and half hour hard climb to Gokyo-Ri. From the top great Himalayan views of world highest mountain with Makalu range Gokyo Ri, aka Gokyo Peak, is a peak in the Khumbu region of the Nepal Himalayas. It is located on the west side of the Ngozumpa glacier, which is the largest glacier in Nepal and reputed to be the largest in the whole Himalayas. Gokyo (4,750 m, 15,583 ft above sea level), at the base of Gokyo Ri, is a small hamlet of a few stone houses and one of the highest settlements in the world. From Gokyo Ri it is possible to see four 8,000-metre peaks: Mount Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, and Cho Oyu. Gokyo Ri view Gokyo Lakes are oligotrophic lakes in Nepal's Sagarmatha National Park, located at an altitude of 4,700–5,000 m (15,400–16,400 ft) above sea level. These lakes are the world’s highest freshwater lake system comprising six main lakes, of which Thonak Lake is the largest. Dole is our destination to stay for today.
Day 13 Dole- Namche Bazaar (3440m)
Our treks descend slowly, but we can see beautiful water fall and yak pasture. It feels like you are leaving your heart here. You can see different mountain views from here too. We reach to Mong Danda (3973) and then to Sanasa(3600 m). You can see incredible Khumbu Valley with world highest mountains and Tengboche Monastery. Slowly you pass Dhudhkoshi Valley
Day 14 Namche Bazaar- Lukla
We begin to descend down our trek to Namche Bazaar today on a rocky terrain. It is mostly a downhill trek on a trail alongside the Dudh Koshi River. We cross several suspension bridges, pass by several monasteries and villages before reaching Lukla. After reaching Lukla we spend rest of the day, today will be our last day in the mountains.
Day 13 Lukla- Kathmandu
We take a flight to Kathmandu after our long mountain journey. After reaching Kathmandu, we can take a rest or do some souvenir shopping. If we want to explore any other areas of Kathmandu, we may do that today.

Day 14 Airport Drop Our adventure in Nepal ends today. A guide and representative will drop us off at the Tribhuwan International Airport a few hours before the scheduled flight.


Visa charges
Kathmandu cost
airport pickup
Hotels in Kathmandu for 3 night
Dinner at the evening, breakfast lunch, dinner at night City tour expenses: entry fee, tourist vehicles
Airport Drop
Trekking cost
Guide Charge 20 $ no tips include
Potter Charge 15 $ no tips include
Trekking food
Trekking lodges/Tea houses/Camping
Airport tax in domestic
no include of extra charge like buying hot water, wifi charge,
farewell dinner
our Service charge

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