About Everest Circuit via Chola Pass
Everest Circuit via Chola Pass – Everest Circuit Trekking is A combined trek of Gokyo Ri and Everest Base Camp via Chola Pass gives the grand tour of the famous Gokyo-EBC is a strenuous trek leading to Gokyo Lake and over the Cho La making a circuit of Tawache (6,367m.) and Cholatse (6,440m). Emerging into the Khumbu valley above Lobuche the trail continues up to Kalapatthar and then back to Lukla via Tengboche and Namche Bazaar. The small herding settlement of Gokyo (4750m) lies on the banks of the third lake in a series of small turquoise mountain lakes and on the ridge above Gokyo, the four peaks above 8000m of Cho You, Everest, Lhotse and Makalu expose themselves.
In addition to this Everest Circuit via Chola Pass, you can have a look at the tremendous ice ridge between Cho You and Gyachung (7922m), considered one of the most dramatic panoramas in the Khumbu region. There are many options for additional exploration and high-altitude walking, including the crossing of Cho La, a 5420m-high pass into Khumbu and a hike to Gokyo Ri. Strenuous trekking is continuously rewarded with dramatic Himalayan scenes, including four of the world’s highest peaks: Cho Oyu (8,201m.), Makalu (8,463m.), Lhotse (8,516m.) and Everest (8,848m.). Breathtaking mountain vistas are complemented by visits to Sherpa villages, homes and monasteries offering you an insight into the quiet but, culturally vibrant Sherpa way of life.
Note:- if you Like to do Everest Base camp first and cross over Chola and Gokyo please let us know.
High Light of this Everest Circuit via Chola Pass: Lukla airport, Namche bazaar gate of Khumbu valley, the best view from Gokyo Ri and Kalapather, Gokyo lake, Tengboche Monastery, View from Kalapathar