Everest Chola Kalapattar Trek, the name itself is explicit enough what length this trekking embraces, starting right from the remote and low altitude areas, the trail takes you to Gokyo valley, challenging you to cross high mountain passes namely Gokyo Ri (5,483 m), Cho La Pass (5,880 m) and Kala Pattar (5,545 m), the journey finally takes you to the lap of the world’s highest mountain Everest and offering you the utmost opportunity to exploring a range of mountain vistas in the Everest region.
Everest Chola and Kalapattar Trek, the name itself is explicit enough what length this trekking embraces. This is another most amazing and full of adventure trekking trips in the Everest region. The trekking no doubt takes you across Gokyo valley, the narrow high mountain valley, and crossing Chola and Kalapathar, the journey takes you to the Everest base camp. Thus, it is a combined trekking trip to offer an immense experience of crossing high mountain passes, exploring the mountain valley, and reaching the lap of the world’s highest mountains Everest. This is therefore why this particular trekking has been one of the frequently organized and one of the demanded trekking trips in recent days at least among the Footprint Adventure.
Everest Chola Kalapattar Trekking crossing high mountain passes like Chola and Kalapathar including Gokyo Ri is not technically difficult as it passes through the well-developed trekking trails but all these trails climb up above 5,000 meters, alongside glaciated lakes, glaciers, rocky and sloppy hills and boulders filled with snow, and therefore acclimatization is essential and also the trail goes through the remote villages and passes through high rocky and sloppy hills filled with snow and quite often the emergency facilities are not available making your trip a challenging this is therefore why adequate acclimatization is the most in order to prevent the possible suffering from high altitude sickness.
The attraction of this trekking trip is obviously the Cho La Pass (5,880 m) and undoubtedly the Gokyo and the Gokyo Ri (5,483 m) and similarly the Kala Pattar (5,545 m), climbing on these high mountain passes you will be able to sneak around amazing mountain vista including that of Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Makalu (8,463 m), Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m), Mt. Pumari (7,161 m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201 m), Mt. Nuptse (7,855 m), Mt. Amadablam (6,850 m), Mt. Thamserku (6,723 m), Mt. Kantega (6,685 m), Chukkung Ri Peak (5,550 m) and so forth.
During the trip, you will not merely cross the high mountain passes but also go through the charming settlement of legendary Sherpa, explore their distinct rituals, lifestyles, enjoy local dishes and delicacies, also explore around Buddhist monasteries, diverse flora, and fauna. If you are lucky enough, you will also spot wild animals, endangered birds, offering you an amazing opportunity for taking photographs, these features are explicit enough therefore why Everest Chola Kalapattar trekking is a rewarding and lifetime experience.
Prior to trekking, you will have a short sightseeing tour in and around Kathmandu valley, and then have a short flight from Kathmandu to Lukla from where you will continue trekking to Namche Bazaar, Phorste, Macherma, and then enter into Gokyo valley, and then climb up to Gokyo Ri (5483 m) and sneak around the majestic Himalayas. From Gokyo, you will continue trekking to Tangna, Lobuche and crossing Cho-La pass (5,330 m) you continue to Gorakshep (5,160 m) and finally reach Everest Base Camp (5,400 m) and exploring all around you will retrace down to Gorakshep, crossing Kalapathar (5,545 m), you will get down to Namche Bazaar via Pheriche and finally get down to Luka and fly back to Kathmandu.