Accommodation: Hotel accommodation + Camping
Transportation: By Flight to Lukla
Best Season: Autumn and Spring.
Maximum Altitude: 8201 m
Duration: 45 days
Trip Grade: Challenging.
Cho Oyu Expedition the proportional eases of access, lack of objective dangers and generally uncomplicated terrain makes Cho Oyu the most attainable of the world's highest mountains. Cho Oyu expedition is an excellent opportunity for climbers to get friendly with extreme altitudes or a stepping stone to an attempt on Mt. Everest.
Cho Oyu (8201 meters) is world’s sixth highest mountain, sitting on border of Nepal and Tibet only 30 km west of Mt. Everest. However, before setting you up for Cho Oyu expedition, it’s important for us to gain a full understanding of your body's response to altitude and help you gain experience with Himalayan conditions. That’s why we highly recommend you to join our preparatory programs of mountaineering, which is conducted in other mountains a bit easier to attempt.
If you have any confusion or questions on the expedition, then please do feel free to contact us for more details. Our team of mountaineering experts will try the level best to discuss your queries.
Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu & transfer to Hotel
Day 02: Preparation expedition
Day 03: Expedition Briefing in Tourism Ministry
Day 04: Flight to Lukla 2800m. & trek to Phakding 2600m. Lodge
Day 05: Phakding to Namche Bazaar 3440m. – Lodge
Day 06: Namche rest for acclimatization
Day 07: Namche - Phortse Tenga 3680 m. – lodge
Day 08: Phortse Tenga - Macharmo 4470 m. - lodge
Day 09: Machermo - Gokyo – 4790 m. – Lodge
Day 10: Gokyo – Gyazumba Tsho Lake 5000 m. – camping
Day 11: Gyazumba Lake - Cho Oyo South Face Expedition 5200m. – Camping
Day 11 – 38 Climbing Period of Cho Oyu 8201M
Day 39: Cho Oyu Base camp – Gokyo Lake - Lodge
Day 40: Gokyo Lake – Dole – Lodge
Day 41: Dole – Namche Bazaar – Lodge
Day 42: Namche – Lukla Lodge
Day 43: Fly to Kathmandu & transfer hotel
Day 44: Free day in Kathmandu for shopping
Day 45: Final Departure to the Airport