Well, like Christopher McCandless quoted “the very basic core of man’s living spirit is his passion for adventure” exactly Gokyo Chola pass with EBC is for those individuals who have a passion for taking an adventure as part of their life and are always willing to take thrill in life. This trek is one of the best and most preferred treks among the trekkers as it takes you to the bottom of the World’s tallest peak Mt.Everest. Since this trek is most preferred, Gokyo Valley has turned out to be progressively busy nowadays.

Ever wondered how does it feel when you are at the elevation of 5,380 M and you got to see enchantingly beautiful mountain treasures with Giant Mt.Everest tower head? You can’t, even put it in a word right? Since it’s a trek to the world’s highest mountain peak base camp you need to hold your breath and calm down and make yourself ready to experience the thrilling trek. This trek takes you through the heart of Sherpa village, take a glimpse of Sherpa culture, their hospitality, and get inspired by their organic life. Besides this, the trek offers a mind-blowing view of remote Gokyo Valley and its magnificence of excellent turquoise lakes, glaciers, and Himalayan vistas that incorporate Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, and Cho Oyu — four of the eight tallest crests on the planet!

The 360-degree view from Gokyo Ridge is the best in the Khumbu region. The trek starts an undefined route from when climbing to Everest Base Camp. In transit, we bunk out for two evenings in the town of Namche Bazaar to adjust. Namche is the center point of the Khumbu area, known as a trading hub for the Khumbu region. The individuals climb miles to get here and hawk their products. This trail is moreover the convergence where each trail consolidates. For the people visiting Gokyo ascent of Gokyo Ri (5483,m) is not to be missed, a string of sapphire blue lake which sits at the foot of Gokyo Ri(5483m) is remarkable. You get the chance to see delightfully reflected pictures of snowy peaks tops in perfectly clear blue Gokyo lake. From Gokyo Ri, you can see the splendid view of four 8000 meter peaks mt. Everest followed by Lhotse, Makalu, and Cho Oyu, and what more do you wish for? Trek is firmly prescribed for the mountain sweethearts, climbers with great mental planning, fit body, and devoted climbers. To see the world’s highest peak mt. Everest is the nightmare, it is hard-bitten and not to be messed with.

Gokyo Cho la pass with EBC trek is recommended for trekkers who are physically fit and have some decent set of skills climbing the high passes with good survival instinct in high altitude. At times, Altitude might be uncomfortable, definitely not for the first-time adventurers as it requires a lot of physical or mental effort but nevertheless with such effort and dedication it’s a treat for trekkers to experience the unreal-looking mountain that will leave you breathless.

Trip Highlights:

  • Adventurous trekking up to Everest Base Camp via Gokyo Valley: Hike up to Gokyo Ri at 5340 meters and Kalapatthar at 5545 meters for stunning views of the world’s towering mountains including Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Nuptse, Baruntse, Pumori, and Ama Dablam.
  • Excursion around one of the high altitude valleys in the world: Gokyo Valley — comprising of glacial valleys and a series of freshwater lakes of Gokyo.
  • Trek along the longest glacier in Nepal — Ngozumba Glacier which is stretched more than 36 kilometers & Khumbu Glacier which is the world’s highest glacier.
  • The crossing of the adventurous high alpine pass in the Everest region: Cho La Pass at 5420 meters.

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