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Everest Base Camp Via Chola Pass

Destination: Nepal

Region: Everest

Trip Facts

Duration
18 Days
Difficulty
Elite
Country
Nepal
Activity
Trekking and Hiking
Max-Altitude
5545 Meters
Accomodation
Hotel and Lodge
Best Season
Sep to Dec / March to May
Meals
Lunch, Dinner and Breakfast

Overview


We are pleased to offer you Everest Base Camp via Chola Pass trek details where you can have the most thrilling experience worthy of a lifelong memory. Everest Base Camp via Chola Pass via Chola Pass is a dream trek where you can reach to the base of the highest mountain of the world which itself is a huge personal achievement one can achieve. This trek is one of the most famous treks where you can reach to the gateway of the highest mountain of the world which is so pleasurable to have this experience. On the way to the EBC trek, you can see some of the highest mountains of the world, ancient monasteries and the eye-catching scenarios with panoramic views of the mountain. During the trek, the visitors can get along with Sagarmatha National Park and can encounter with different culture and tradition. This trek especially includes the amazing and famous Gokyo Lake and World’s Largest Glacier, Ngozumpa Glacier.

We have been successfully organizing this trek every year with highest success rates and have got the best customer reviews regarding this trek. It is the most iconic trek with a complete bliss for Educational and Research Purpose as there are lots of ancient and historical aspects embedded in this trek. Students can learn various mountaineering skills along with this some leadership skills which help them in decision making and build a team work. Unique culture with cultural diversity, various flora and fauna, different topography and exotic tradition make this trek more interesting and fuller of surprises.

Basically, EBC trek itself is the landmark on its own. Meticulously researched itineraries along with experienced team members are adequate enough to ensure the encounter live up to our client’s expectation. We take your safety as our primary concern, that is why we provide you the additionally qualified staffs in first aid and with lots of mountaineering experience.

Similarly, Gokyo trek itself is another landmark on its own. You can have an authentic glimpse of sky rocketing and timeless Himalayan culture and Himalayan ranges. The magical sunset and sunrise above the mountain from Gokyo Ri are another magical and wonderful memories worthy to remember for the lifetime. The perfect and stunning view of mountains like Mt. Everest, Makalu, Cho Oyu and others sky rocketing mountains is seen from Gokyo Ri which adds more beauty during this wonderful trek. Snowcapped mountains, stunning and wonderful landscape and topography, unique and exotic Himalayan culture and tradition along the natural beauty of the beautiful Gokyo Lake are the major point of attraction of this trek.

EBC via Chola Pass is undeniably one of the top most magnificent spots of trekking routes all over the world where the lively trading center Namche Bazaar comes along the way with the breath taking and stunning views of Ama Dablam and Thamserku. Along with this, you can unlock the lifestyle of local inhabitants, Sherpa community of mountain villages and ancient school of Tibetan Buddhism that makes trek more exciting and fuller of enthusiasm.

In the present context, the EBC via Chola Pass has become safer and more popular among people across the world. Better trekking equipment and best available evacuation systems make this trek accessible and within the reach for the people with no mountaineering experience. Somehow, the chances of experiencing Acute mountain sickness (AMS) is high but it can be minimized with proper guidance from our experienced team members to adopt with the existing surrounding weather.

You trek through the Sagarmatha National Park and high hills covered with multicolored rhododendron with dashing rivers created by runoff from the glaciers and mountains. You can hire a porter as per your requirement/need and one porter can carry up to 10-15 Kgs of your weight. Veg and egg dishes and safe drinking water are highly recommended. Whereas, liquor beverages are somehow highly discouraged during this trek.

Cho La pass is considered to be the pass as one of the challenging ones and adventurous one that connects EBC and Gokyo region. This pass adds more excitement and glory in your trekking experience and becomes one of the memorable moments of your life. Glaciers and rubbles make this trek more challenging and fuller of excitement. You can mostly see Nuptse and Kumbhu ice falls. Though, you might not clearly view the summit of Mt. Everest, you will have to climb further to Kala Patthar which takes about 2-3 hours of trekking from Gorakshep to get a clear and amazing view of the Everest peak. And, this is the highest elevation of this trek which is 5545m.

 

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

  • 5500-meter-high Kala Patthar majestic view point and the stunning Mt. Everest view with ancient Gokyo Lake
  • Ancient monasteries, Himalayan lifestyle, culture, custom and tradition, Sherpas’ hospitality and glaciers with coniferous forest.
  • Nepal’s longest Ngozumpa glacier and biggest Khumbu glacier
  • Namche Bazaar, the gateway of Mt. Everest and Sagarmatha National Park
  • Aerial view, scenic flight and magnificent Himalayan Panorama
  • Along with the highest mountain of the world you can have the panoramic and amazing view of Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Pumori, Kangtega, Thamserku, and Toboche
  • Gokyo Ri, the perfect elevation to view the stunning view of highest mountains of the world
  • Cho La Pass, one of the adventurous passes
  • Heli tour from Namche to EBC and back to Kathmandu with a bird eye view of sky rocketing mountains
  • Impressive Khumbu Icefalls and World’s Largest Glacier, Ngozumpa Glacier.
  • Wonderful Gokyo valley, Gokyo Lake, and Cho La Pass (5,420m)

Itinerary

Day 1

You arrive at International airport of Nepal (TIA) where you will be welcomed and picked up by our staffs escorting you to the luxurious hotel of Kathmandu. During this drive, you can feel the vibes of the capital of Nepal, Kathmandu, which is also known as the city of temples. And, you are provided with the brief details of the trek from our staffs. If there is anything inadequate for the trek, you are provided with the possible available convenient way to reach out to it. You are provided with a wonderful city tour in Kathmandu the next day with an amazing cultural and religious heritage sites including the cost of all the permits of important religious sites (Pashupatinath, Syambhunath and other important sites). This also helps you to get over the jetlag or you can start trek the very next day where you set out for a scenic flight to Lukla. A comfortable and luxurious stay in hotel of Kathmandu for this night.

Drive duration: 30 minute 

Accommodation: Luxurious hotel of Kathmandu

 

Day 2

This morning you will have an amazing glance of Kathmandu valley with the presence of Kathmandu city vibes that’s always pleasant and amazing. After breakfast, you are provided with the short briefings of the day and you set out for a city tour in Kathmandu valley where you are greeted by our experienced city guide. During this city tour, you cover most of the cultural and religious sites of Kathmandu Valley and other important tourist destination which are filled with lots of excitement and wondrous vibes.

After all the beautiful memories of the day, you are escorted back to the luxurious hotel in Kathmandu and you are provided with the full briefing regarding the execution of the itinerary plannings of the trek and an overnight stay there.

Drive duration: 1/2 hours 

Accommodation: Luxurious hotel of Kathmandu

 

Day 3

After having breakfast in Kathmandu, you are picked up from your hotel and you set out for a drive to the domestic section of TIA airport where you take an early morning scenic flight to Lukla. You can have an aerial view of panoramic mountains and birds view of the high hills and mountain ranges.

The thrilling and exciting flight to Lukla is an amazing journey from where you start your fist hike to Phakding. It covers the forest areas, small villages and rivers on the way. Lukla is situated at an altitude of 2840m whereas Phakding is at an altitude of 2640m.

 

An overnight stay at Phakding.

Drive duration: 30 minutes 

Flight duration: 30 minutes

Hike duration: 3-4 hours

Accommodation: Tea house/Lodge at Phakding

Note: As the flight schedule might change due to current system made by the airline companies. The flight might be from Ramechap, the eastern part of Nepal, around 131 km from Kathmandu. Weather forecast is also another factor for fight delay. If there is delay in the flight, another suitable alternative taken into consideration.

 

Day 4

After you take breakfast at Phakding, you set out for a hike to Namche Bazaar. This hike is estimated to be around 5 to 7 hours as per your strength and body condition and Namche is located at an altitude of 3440m.

During this hike, you encounter with outstanding mountain ranges and Dudhkoshi river flowing along the side of the Namche Bazaar. You have your lunch before you go ahead than Monji as this place is the last point to get food until you reach to Namche Bazaar.

This hike covers the dense forest with a glimpse of Everest and Lhotse before you reach to Namche Bazaar only in the condition i.e. the weather must be good and the view must be clear and visible. This inclining trial becomes more exciting as you are heading towards the gateway of Mt. Everest and the well-known trading center of Nepal.

An overnight stay at Namche Bazaar.

Hike duration: 5-7 hours

Accommodation: Tea house/Lodge at Namche Bazaar.

Day 5

This day is allocated for acclimatization in order to adopt with the increasing altitude. Along with this, there are lots of exciting and beautiful spots like coffee shops, bars and restaurants to spend a quality time in a peaceful way.

As this is the trading center so that you can visit around Namche Bazaar and Namche Museum which is 20 minutes hike from Namche eventually hiking to Namche Monastery.

An overnight stay at Namche Bazar.

Hike duration: 1-2 hours

Accommodation: Tea house/Lodge at Namche Bazaar.

Day 6

After breakfast at Namche Bazaar, you set out for a hike to Dole (4038m). On the way, you can find steep trial for around 15 minutes and the trial goes on expanding making it to the junction to EBC and Gokyo Valley after couple of hours. You take Gokyo Valley trial to reach Mangla Danda and Phorse Thanga eventually to reach the destination i.e., Dole where you can find the check point of the National Park with a view of various Himalayan Sheep and Kasturi (Musk deer) on the way.

 

And, overnight stay at Dole.

Hike duration: 6-7 hours

Accommodation:Tea house/Lodge at Dole.

Day 7

After breakfast at Dole, you set out for a hike to Machermo where you reach above the tree lines and you can feel the shortage of cool air and green vegetation. On this day, you can see one of the beautiful mountains i.e., Choyu and other mountains like Cholache, Tawache etc. With this scenic beauty of the mountain ranges, you reach to Machermo passing through Luja Village where you can find the beautiful Yak farm and green pastures.

An overnight stay at Machermo

Hike duration: 3-4 hours

Accommodation:Tea house/Lodge at Machermo

Day 8

After breakfast at Machermo, you set out for a steep upward trial for 15 minutes and then you go through the plain pastures trial for an hour. And, again the steep trial for some time and then you can see the Gokyo Valley where the first Gokyo lake can be seen and on the other of side of the path, you can feel the vibes of Largest Glacier of the world which is Ngozumpa Glacier. Further up, the view of Gokyo region keeps on expanding making your vision clearer and mesmerizing.

Along with this, you reach to second lake eventually reaching to Gokyo.

An overnight stay at Gokyo

Hike duration: 3-4 hours

Accommodation:Tea house/Lodge at Gokyo

Day 9

Early morning, you set out for a hike to Gokyo Ri to view the beautiful sunrise through the mountains making it the stunning sunrise ever to witness. The more you move upward the more exciting scenes keep on approaching. As the trial is steepy, it is considered to be quite challenging trial because this is the trial which takes you above 5000m eventually reaching to Gokyo Ri which about 5357m. From the top, you can see the stunning view of Choyu, Mt. Everest, Mt Amadablam, Mt. Makalu etc. You are surrounded by huge Himalayas where you stay at the top looking at the panoramic views of the mountains. After that, you go steep downwards to Gokyo. And, after breakfast, you set out for a hike to Dragnak by crossing the largest glacier of the world Ngozumpa Glacier. You have to be cautious in this trial as it is prone to landslides.

 

An overnight stay at Dragnak.

Hike duration: 6-7 hours

Accommodation:Tea house/Lodge at Dragnak

Day 10

On this day, you can find one of the adventurous and thrilling pass known as Chola pass which connects the Everest region and Gokyo region. After early morning breakfast at Dragnak, you set out for a Hike to Chola pass. At first, you go steep upward in the morning where you are deprived of the sun rays which makes your surrounding a bit cold. After few hours, you can reach to top of the hill with green pastures and bushes. And, you go slight downward and start the rocky part initiating towards Cho la Pass. After reaching at the top, you can see the scenic view of Khumbu valley and the mountains on the other side of your trekking trial. And, for about half an hour, you have to walk on ice which is more exciting and thrilling experience during this trekking route. After few hours walking downwards, you can view the scenic beauty of the mountains like Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Lobuche, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse etc. Eventually, with these beautiful scenes, you reach to Zungla.

An overnight stay at Zungla.

Hike duration: 8-9 hours

Accommodation: Tea house/Lodge at Zungla

Day 11

Considering all these days of early morning trek, you start this trek late morning after scenic breakfast. This hike is shortest hike as compared to others. Therefore, you have plenty of time to reach Lobuche with the scenic beauty on the way where you walk above Cholache Lake with green pasture land walking through the Lobuche peak base camp reaching to main trial of Everest trek.

An overnight stay at Lobuche.

Hike duration: 2-3 hours

Accommodation:Tea house/Lodge at Lobuche

Day 12

After taking breakfast at Lobuche, you set out for an exciting and amazing hike full of gigantic mountains ahead during the hike. First, you hike to Gorakshep and Everest Base Camp on the follow through where you can see some mountaineers aiming to reach to the top of the Mt. Everest.

 

This hike is the platform to experience the most thrilling experience in this lifetime. Although, the view of Mt. Everest is not clear during this hike, you aim to reach to Kalapatther for the better view of Mt. Everest. This hike is estimated to be around 8 hours hike.

An overnight stay at Gorakshep.

Hike duration: Around 8 hours

Accommodation: Tea house/Lodge at Gorakshep.

Day 13

This day is the most awaited day of this trek where you reach to the highest elevation of this trek which is 5545m. It is the most fruitful hike but difficult to overcome and is the most difficult hike as compared to all other hikes of this trek. But, you can complete it with an ease as you are acclimatized with the surrounding.

 

This is the perfect place to have the panoramic views of the mountain ranges and Mt. Everest. It almost takes 3-4 hours to reach to Kalapatther from Gorakshep. After having the dream views of Mt. Everest, you descend and hike towards Pheriche with more care and awareness. And, this hike is estimated to be around 3-4 hours hike.

An overnight stay at Pheriche.

Hike duration: Around 8 hours

Accommodation: Tea house/Lodge at Pheriche.

 Note: The usual plan from Kalapatther trekking route is Pheriche. According to the client’s requirement, we can customize the itinerary to Dingboche from Kalapatther.

Day 14

After breakfast at Pheriche/Dingboche, you set out for a hike to Namche Bazaar. On this day, you have to walk steep downwards and upwards on some trials with the scenic beauty of various Sherpa community village and some of the famous monasteries like Tengboche.

 

An overnight stay at Namche Bazaar.

Hike duration: Around 7 hours

Accommodation: Tea house/Lodge at Namche Bazaar.

Day 15

After an early morning breakfast, you set out for a hike to Lukla for an early morning flight back to Kathmandu. During descending down to Lukla, you cross the Hillary Suspension Bridge and the route of the Dudh Koshi River Valley. This is the final day of your trek and after this day, your trekking is over and you can have the best memories to share with your loved ones in the future. With all the memories from this trek you ultimately aim to reach Lukla, the final destination of this trek.

An overnight stay at Lukla.

Hike duration: Around 6-7 hours

Accommodation: Tea house/Lodge at Lukla.

Day 16

After early morning breakfast at Lukla, you set out for a flight to Kathmandu. During this flight, you can have the bird view of the sky rocketing mountains and hills. The 40 minutes fight duration will be your best time ever spent as you can all those memories circling in your mind and view the amazing landscapes out of the window making this trip the most memorable one. After landing on International Airport of Kathmandu, you are escorted back to the Hotel.

An overnight stay at Kathmandu.

Flight duration: 40 minutes

Drive Duration: 1-2 hours

Accommodation: Tea house/Lodge at Lukla.

Day 17

After you arrive in Kathmandu with all the beautiful memories captured in your inner soul, you are set to recap all those memories and relax in Kathmandu on this day. Visit around Kathmandu city, shopping, relaxing and spending quality time in Kathmandu will be the pleasure of another dimension after this wonderful trek.

Accommodation: Kathmandu (Luxurious Hotel)

Day 18

You have to check out at your regular time before few hours of your flight schedule. You are dropped off to the airport after successfully accomplishing the exciting and thrilling trekking trial in Nepal.

Drive duration: 1-2 hours.

Route Map

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What's Included

  • Transportation includes both grounded and aerial transportation including domestic airport transfers
  • Four nights’ accommodation with breakfast in a luxurious hotel in Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu city tour, including all entry fees, tour guide, and private transportation
  • Domestic airport transfers for Lukla
  • Full board meals breakfast, lunch, and dinner with tea/coffee during the trek
  • Best available twin sharing lodge for accommodation
  • Snacks of seasonal fruits during the trek (optional)
  • Sightseeing tours in the areas covered by the trek.
  • One highly experienced, helpful, and friendly guide and an assistant guide. Porters (1 porter for two people) and their insurance, food, accommodation, salary, and equipment.
  • Round trip flight Kathmandu-Lukla and Lukla-Kathmandu
  • Sleeping Bag, Down jacket and Duffle bag for porters
  • Trekking map and trip achievement certificate
  • First aid medical kit
  • Sagarmatha National Park Permit fee
  • Khumbu Region entry permit
  • TIMS Fee- Trekkers’ Information Management System
  • All government taxes and office service charge

What's Excluded

  • Meals not specified in the inclusions
  • Hot shower and extra hot water
  • Personal equipment
  • Cold drinks and sweets like cholate bar and other snacks
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips for staffs
  • Battery charging above 3820m
  • No extra expenses from the company if there is an emergency or bad weather

Equipments

What to Bring?

Everest Region is considered to be the most thrilling and spectacular trekking region, well renowned all over the globe. This region’s trek starts from the easy level to elite level where you have to be equipped with all the necessary and appropriate gears and equipment to ensure your safety, comfort, and pleasure during your trek. When trekking in the Everest region, you should bring the following items, among others:

  1. Trekking boots: As you reach to various landscapes including the rocky difficult trials in this region. Therefore, the sturdy trekking boots is required with an ankle support to make your trek safer and risk free.
  2. Hand Gloves: Another important trekking equipment is hand gloves. Basically, hand gloves is used to prevent your hands from frostbite and the possible numb situation due to snow.
  3. Hat: It is the equipment that is used to prevent yourself from severe coldness. Basically, hats that covers your ears are highly preferable in order to keep you warm.
  4. Backpack: A roomy backpack is necessary for you to carry the electronics equipment like mobile and camera with water bottle and other necessary personal equipment.
  5. Clothing: The weather in the Everest Region is unpredictable. Thus, you have to be prepared for the sudden change in the weather. Thus, you have to take thermal undergarments, layered clothes and trekking trousers to make yourself cozy and warm. Fleece and down jacket with a scarf, hat and mittens are also very useful during this trek.
  6. Sleeping bag: In Everest region, the weather might reach below zero. Thus, a quality sleeping bag is necessary which can keep you warm and safe during the trek.
  7. Trekking poles: While walking in the rocky and steep grounds, you have to be careful whereas trekking poles help your ankle and knees to prevent you from the possible mishaps.
  8. Headlamp: For Navigating early in the morning and evening time, you need the headlamps while moving though the lodge and tea houses in the lush forests.
  9. Sunglasses: UV protected and a quality Sunglasses is required to prevent yourself from the glare of the snow and intense mountain sunshine.
  10. Water container and purification tablets: The water during the trek is most essential. Healthy and pure water makes your trek full of energy whereas polluted water might hamper your health. Thus, water container and purification tablets are really necessary.
  11. First aid box: The first aid equipment like bandages, antiseptic cream, pain relievers, and altitude sickness medication is crucial. The trekking leader of the trek also carries first aid medical kit for your safety.

Access the Asia Treks offers its customers a thorough packing list, equipment rental choices, and guidance on the best supplies for their trekking requirements. In order to complete their trek to the Everest region securely and comfortably, we want to make sure that our clients have all the required supplies.

                   

ADVISORY

  • Non-bio degradable materials are not allowed to dispose in the trekking route randomly.
  • Proper follow of the guidance provided by the leader/guide of the trek.
  • Alcoholic beverages and other intoxicating substances are highly discouraged.
  • There might be the chances of bad weather so be prepared for the inconvenience caused by the unpredictable weather.
  • Try to be mentally and physically prepared before this trek with few short hikes before this trek is highly recommended.
                   

IMPORTANT THINGS REQUIRED

  • Passport
  • Few passport size photos for TIMS and other official documents
  • Personal trekking equipment
  • Snow goggles
  • Personal handbag and luggage
  • Snacks and sweets like chocolate bar (if required)
  • Warm clothes, down jacket and multilayered clothes
  • Trekking shoes
  • Some personal items and sunscreen/sun cream
  • Water bottle and hat
                   

PRELIMINARY AND KEY NOTES

  • Greeting ‘Namaste’ (your palms held together) is the most respectful and attractive way to greet somebody and is practiced profoundly.
  • Accessibility of internet and phone calls can be made efficient using the mobile SIM Card provided by the company itself or you can buy easily in the local market. All you need is one passport sized photo and a photocopy of your physical passport in either case.
  • There are lots of major cultural heritage sites in Kathmandu along with the ancient monasteries and sculptures. Photos are not taken unless you have asked for the permission.
  • The nightlife in Kathmandu is mostly safe and concentrated in Thamel area, one of the busiest destinations for foreigners to hang out with varied options of bars, restaurants and other places to choose from. Somehow, other areas including small towns are closed before 10pm.
  • Nepalese people are friendly, truly kind and incredibly welcoming as there is a phrase in Nepali culture ‘Guests equal Gods’. Out of the blue moon, there are several chances of being cheated. Saying this, you are somehow prone to possible travel scams. Keep yourself and your belongings safe, if you are travelling solo. It is highly recommended to have one experienced guide, taking safety into consideration.

FAQ

Everest Base Camp via Chola Pass trek is the most thrilling and challenging trek which provides you the wonderful experience to climb up the Gokyo Ri (5357 m) to view some of the sky rocketing mountains like Mt. Everest, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Lhotse and Makalu.

Access the Asia Treks provides you the customized and the regular package for this particular destination. Everest base camp via Chola pass trek provides you the once in a lifetime experience with some exciting and thrilling experience of reaching the higher elevation.

As compared to other trekking activities, Everest via Chola pass trek is the most challenging and renowned trekking destination in Nepal. On the way, you can find the bumped roads and uphill trekking trials which makes your trekking more difficult and the challenging one.

However, with the proper guidance and support from the Access the Asia Treks, you can accomplish this trek in a comfortable way.

The highest elevation of Chola pass trek is 5545 m (Kalapathher). However, the altitude of Chola pass is 5420 m, the trekking through this pass is one of the most challenging treks offered by Access the Asia Treks.

You can reach Gokyo Ri where you can have some of the gigantic and sky rocketing mountains panoramic views that make your trip the most memorable and full of excitement.

 

Access the Asia Treks highlights the need of understanding high altitude sickness, commonly known as acute mountain sickness (AMS), identifying its signs, and taking the necessary precautions.

Headache, lightheadedness, exhaustion, nausea, loss of appetite, shortness of breath, and trouble sleeping are just a few symptoms that may appear.

It results from the body’s difficulty adjusting to the change and is brought on by the lower oxygen levels at high elevations. Rest, drink plenty of water, and refrain from continuing your ascent if your symptoms are minor until acclimatization takes place.

It may be required to descend to lower elevations in extreme circumstances. Acclimatization can be aided by medications like acetazolamide, but these must be taken under medical care.

Before going on high-altitude treks, anyone with pre-existing medical concerns should speak with their doctor and the trek leaders.

High elevations can make conditions including cardiovascular disease, respiratory problems, anemia, diabetes, and epilepsy worse.

To ensure that the necessary safety precautions are taken, it is crucial to inform your trekking guide about your medical history prior to your departure date so that the necessary precautions can be taken in time.

Remedies

  • The key to preventing high altitude sickness is gradual acclimatization. Ascend gradually to give your body time to adjust to the higher altitude.
  • Drink plenty of water to stay hydrated, and limit your intake of alcohol and caffeine.
  • To guarantee optimal nutrition and energy levels, have a balanced diet.
  • During the walk, getting enough rest and sleep is essential for acclimatization.
  • Lower your altitude if high altitude sickness symptoms increase or persist.
  • In an emergency, having a portable oxygen cylinder on hand can be helpful.

What is Diamox?

A typical medicine used in high altitude trekking is called Diamox (acetazolamide), and it is used to both prevent and cure the symptoms of acute mountain sickness (AMS). A prescription drug called Diamox aids with acclimatization at very high altitudes. It functions by boosting the kidneys’ excretion of bicarbonate, which causes the blood to become more acidic and promotes breathing, assisting the body’s adjustment to high altitudes.

 

 

Diamox usage and necessity

Before climbing to a high altitude, Diamox is taken only in the condition if it’s needed, and it is kept up for a few days until acclimatization is reached.

Depending on the individual, the altitude of the walk, and the advice of a medical practitioner, the amount and duration of Diamox may change.

To find the right dosage and method of administration for your particular requirements, you must speak with a healthcare professional who is educated about high altitude medicine. In addition to this, you must be clear about the Diamox dosage with the trek leaders where they can advise you according to the necessity.

Side Effects and Precautions:

Diamox may have negative effects, just like any medicine. Increased urination, tingling in the fingers and toes, changed taste perception, and minor gastrointestinal issues are among the most frequent adverse effects.

Allergic reactions and blood abnormalities are examples of uncommon yet dangerous adverse effects.

People who have a history of certain medical disorders, such as kidney or liver disease, or those who are known to be allergic to sulfa medications shouldn’t take Diamox.

Before starting Diamox, it’s important to tell your doctor about your medical history and any drugs you’re presently taking.

The most favorable time to do Everest Base Camp via Chola Pass is Autumn (September, October, and November) and Spring (March, April, and May). Because during this time, the weather is clean and you can adopt with the surrounding very quickly.

You can have more visibility and clear trekking trial to accomplish this trek during this time.

The price range for Everest Base Camp via Chola pass rises from 1500$ to 1800$. The price range differs as per your itinerary.

You can customize the trek and plan accordingly. Access the Asia Treks company provides you the necessary assistance and guidance to make this trip one of the successful one.

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    February 15, 2017

    star ratingKathmandu/Everest Base Camp - Best trek ever! The staff, especially Arjun was extremely knowledgeable, friendly, and supportive through the entire trip starting with the airline losing my luggage, trekking to base camp, and returning... read more

    avatar thumb TheJeff413
    May 15, 2018
  • star ratingtraumtour zum everest bacecamp  - in einer kleinen gruppe von drei personen begleitete uns arjun von der agentur access the asia,ich reise viel hatte aber noch nie so einen guten service.arjun hat sich um alles... read more

    avatar thumb Navigate221478
    December 10, 2017

    star ratingFantastic service, fantastic people!! - Access the Asia are a great company - I was well looked after from the moment I contacted them. Arjun helped me tailor a trek to suit what I wanted... read more

    avatar thumb Jodi B
    April 24, 2017

    star ratingEverest Basecamp Trekking - In February 2018 we did a Basecamp Trekking Tour with Arjun as our guide. It was an unforgettable experience and Arjun always tried to make everything as comfortable for us... read more

    avatar thumb D_av_id_94572
    February 26, 2018

$ 1500

/ Person
No. of People Price per Person
1 $ 1750
2-5 $ 1650
5-10 $1600
10-15 $ 1500
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