Chola Pass - Everest Trekking
16 Days of breathtaking scenery over incredible mountain passes
For those seeking the ultimate of Everest adventure, the Everest Trekking – Chola Pass offers the finest opportunity to explore the incredible altitudes of the Everest region.
The Everest Trekking – Chola Pass Trek features trekking to an altitude of 5330 meters. All through this trek are awe-inspiring skyline views of not only Mt. Everest (elev. 8,848 m), but other sky-scraping peaks including Mt. Lhotse (elev. 8516 m), Mt. Pumori (elev. 7,161 m), Mt. Nuptse (elev. 7,855 m), Mt. Changaste (elev. 7,550 m), Mt. Ama Dablam (elev. 6,856 m), Mt. Lingerin (elev. 6011 m), Mt. Twache Peak (elev. 6,367 m), Mt. Kantega (elev. 6685 m) plus many more. These snowcapped massifs form a protective ring around Mt. Everest like knights guarding their queen.
The journey also includes an opportunity to climb Mt. Gokyo RI (elev. 5480 m). Mt. Gokyo Ri is considered to be a trekking peak, which means that no special equipment is needed to climb this mountain for an incredible view of the Mighty Himalayas. From here, you look down upon glaciers, sacred lakes, waterfalls, terraced farms and picturesque Sherpa villages.
The Everest Trekking – Chola Pass features an opportunity to totally immerse yourself in the culture of the Sherpas as well as Mt. Everest. There are hidden Buddhist monasteries to visit along with a opportunities to take tea with the local people on their front verandas of their traditional houses. You will get a chance to mingle with visitors and locals in the Sherpa capital village of Namche Bazar before moving off onto paths far less traveled by visitors where you will see donkeys and yaks moving goods through the mountains. In many places, you will be the only visitor you may encounter; instead interacting with the local people who go about their business as they have done for centuries here on the roof of the world.
This incredible adventure begins in Kathmandu where you will spend a day exploring the ancient city and its UNESCO World Heritage Sites. It is also a day to prepare for your trekking journey into the Everest region.
You will have an opportunity to visit Everest Base Camp as well to travel through the picturesque Gokyo Valley. But the highlight will be when you ascend to the top of Chola Pass (elev. 5,330 m). You will stand there on the top of the pass and behold the incredible, breathtaking views of the myriad of snowcapped mountains.
The Everest Trekking – Chola Pass is one of the most exciting as well as challenging treks we offer at Nepal Tibet Tours and Treks. These 19 days will give you the finest experience of the Everest region as you see incredible mountain views, climb a trekking peak and discover the wonderful culture of the Sherpa people.
Be sure to talk to your representative at Nepal Tibet Tours and Treks about this incredible trip. Our well trained guides will guide you for an excellent adventure on this trek. Be sure to ask about the Everest Trek – Chola Pass adventure as you consider all of our treks for Nepal, Tibet and beyond.
Make Everest your next adventure as you discover the incredible beauty of the Himalayas.