Gokyo Valley Chola Pass Trekking
Gokyo Valley Chola Pass Trekking facts
- Duration of Trip: 20 Days
- Trekking Days: 19 Days
- Type of Trek: Teahouse / Lodge stay
- Max. Altitude: 5,545m
- Grade of Trek: Fairly challenging- strenuous
- Main Attraction: Gokyo lake -Chola Pass -Everest Base Camp & Kalapatthar
Gokyo Valley Chola pass Trekking :Gokyo valley lying to the west of the Khumbu region and there are rich meadows for yaks to graze and the pure turquoise lakes noticeable from are awesome. From Gokyo valley, the beautiful view of Cho Oyu (8153m) is perceived to the north. Also, the view is an astonishing panorama expanded from Cho Oyu to Everest to Lhotse and then to Makalu and adjoining mountains bordering Tibet also become noticeable to the right side. Likewise, Gokyo valley has a compilation of stone houses and walled meadows on the seashore of a great lake, Dudh Pokhari.
Gokyo valley chola pass trekking is the out-of-the-way valley which offers the vista of the striking mountains, Gokyo Lake, Ngozumpa Glaciers etc. The Gokyo Lake is situated on the west area of the Ngozumpa Glacier and the Gokyo Ri is the most rewarding part of the trip around witnessing different mountain panorama, local culture and plants and animals. At Gokyo Lake, we can view ducks bathing in pairs and nourishing on algae. Khumjung Village recognized as the homeland of Sherpa people and Namche Bazaar are also noteworthy part of this Gokyo Valley trip. Moreover, while setting camp at Gorakshep bestows the chance to climb to Kalapathar (5545m) for other stunning views of the encircling mountains as well as the black pebbly walls of Mt. Everest's south-west face.
We, Encounter Nepal arrange the Gokyo Valley Trek which will take you through the route that comprises of the largest glacier, the Ngozumpa Glacier, beautiful lakes significantly Gokyo Lake, sight of different peaks over 8000m from Gokyo Ri, chance to know about the Buddhist culture there. The best season to go for the Gokyo Valley Trek is February to, June and September to December and you will be accommodating at lodge during the trek.