Gokyo Chola Pass Trekking

  • Price USD 1750
  • Trip Duration 18 Days
  • DestinationNepal
  • Trip Difficulty Technical Challenging
  • Trip StyleTrekking
  • AccomodationHotel + Teahouses + Lodges
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About Trip


  • Reaching Everest Base Camp, Gokyo Ri, Gokyo lake and the view from Kala Patthar
  • Mt. Everest, Ama Dablam, Chho You, Lhotse, Makalu and other incredible Himalayan views
  • Khumbu Glacier and Icefall views
  • Crossing Cho-La pass
  • Gokyo Glacier
  • Prayer stones and mane walls
  • Sherpa culture and hospitality

Gokyo Chola pass trekking is the most beautiful part of the Khumbu region. The trip includes the Gokyo lake, Gokyo glacier, Gokyo Ri, Chola Pass, and Everest base camp. Gokyo Chola pass trekking begins from Lukla. When you complete the experience and enjoy the Everest base camp you will cross the Chola pass and reach the beautiful lake Gokyo. Gokyo Chola pass trekking is also popular as Everest circuit trekking as it covers the main attraction of the Khumbu region. When you start from Lukla a Hilari airport you have to walk almost along the Dudh Koshi River and cross the popular village-like Phakding, Manju, Namche, Tyangboche, Pangboche, Dingboche, Lobuche, Gorekshep and finally you will touch at Everest base camp. When you touch the highest point in the world next early morning you will head toward the Chola pass. If the weather is clear and you don’t have any problem you will be able to cross the Chola pass and descend the Thangna for an overnight stay. Another day also challenging to cross the huge Gokyo glacier to reach Gokyo lake. This lake is located at 4700meters from the sea label and is the main attraction of this area. There are different five lakes such as Gokyo Cho, (Cho means lake the word from Tibet) Thonak Cho, Tanjung Cho, Gyanjumpa Cho, and Ngojumba Cho. Shikhar Adventure has designed the perfect itinerary of Gokyo Chola pass trekking from his own experience. It is fully supported guesthouse trekking but we can arrange the camping upon your request. After visiting the Gokyo Ri early in the morning to see the sunrise and king-kong Himalaya range include Mt. Everest. After breakfast at Gokyo lake our trip back to Lukla in three days. Lukla is the gateway of Mt. Everest where we have to spend one night. Shikhar Adventure arranges for solo trips to a big group and luxury trips to budget trips as per your time frame and interest. Shikhar Adventure looking forward to pleasing with you the wonderful holiday experience in the Himalayas of Nepal with an experienced professional local team.  

Detailed Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to the hotel.

A representative from Shikhar Adventure will welcome you to our hotel. We will prepare you with information and gear for your trek.

Cost Details:

Cost Includes

  • Transportation to and from Tribhuvan Airport.
  • Three nights in a 2-3 star hotel in Kathmandu, breakfast included.
  • All transportation for the trek, including flights to and from Lukla.
  • Local guest house accommodation in mountain.
  • Government-authorized, experienced guide and porters
  • Insurance, food, accommodation, and wage for guides and porters
  • Hygienic meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek.
  • All equipment (sleeping bag, down jacket, duffle bag and trekking pole etc.)
  • First Aid Kit
  • Maps
  • Service charge and government taxes
  • Sagarmatha National Park entry fee
  • Post-trek celebration dinner in Kathmandu

Cost Excludes

  • International airfare
  • Meals in Kathmandu (besides breakfast)
  • Your personal expenses, shopping, etc.
  • Shower and electronic charging fees at guest houses during the trek
  • Alcoholic drinks, chocolates, tea and coffee
  • Tips for guide and porter
  • Extra accommodation and meals outside of itinerary
  • Costs from unexpected occurrences (i.e. cancellations, weather problems, damages of property, illness, etc.)


Shikhar Adventure is not responsible for any problems due to weather, damages of property, etc. However, we will manage and support you to the best of our abilities with any problem that may arise.  Flights to and from Lukla can be delayed due to weather conditions and delays may last up to several days.  It is best to book flights to and from Kathmandu with a several day margin to avoid missing a flight back to your home country.  If flights go smoothly, we will help arrange activities for you during your margin days.  In the case that you have a tight schedule and the flights out of Lukla are delayed, it is possible to take a helicopter flight back to Kathmandu for an additional cost.