Cho Oyu Expedition
Cho-Oyu Expedition Spring 2018/2019/2020 Itinerary
Apr08/Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airporty & transfer to hotel(1350m)
Apr09/Day2-3: Rest and prepare day for assignment & briefing.
Apr11/Day 04: Early in the morning drive from Kathmandu to kodari Border (720m) after immigration formalities you may cross border and then Drive to Zhangmu(1600m), over night in Hotel.
Apr12/Day 05: Drive from Zhangmu to Naylam(3700m) which takes two hours drive by land coursers jeep over night in Hotel.
Apr13/Day 06: Rest Day in Naylam for Acclimatization
Apr14/Day 07: Drive from Naylam to Tingri (4300m) which takes about four hours over night in hotel.
Apr15/Day 08: Rest Day at Tingri for Acclimatization
Apr16/Day 09: After break fast drive from Tingri to Chinese Base Camp(5000m) which takes about four hours drive. Over night in Camp.
Apr17/Day10-11: Rest and acclimatization in Chinese Base Camp (5200m).to prepare and arrange yaks to go to Advance base camp.
Apr19/Day 12: Trek from Chinese Base Camp to Middle Camp (5300m) which takes about five hours. Over night in Camp.
Apr20/Day 13: Trek from Middle Camp to Advance Base Camp of Cho-Oyu(5700m.),Which takes about four hours. Prepare camp overnight in Camp
Apr21/Day14-38: Climbing Period (summit Period of Mt Cho Oyu 8201m
May15/Day 39: Preparation to returning(Clean Base Camp) and trek to Middle camp(5300m) and then drive to Tingri(4300m)
May16/Day 40: Drive from Tingri to Zhanmu(1600m) which takes about six hours over night in hotel.
May17/Day 41: Early in the morning Drive from Zhanmu to Kodari Border and after immigration formalities from china side, we may collect Nepal visa from immigration office and then drive to Kathmandu transfer to hotel.
May18/Day 42: Leisure Day and shopping in Kathmandu.
May19/Day 43: Full Day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley (DurbarSquare, Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath & Pashupatinath) and Nepalese cultural program with farewell dinner in the evening.
May20/Day 44: Final departure ,or alternative Join other activities
Elevation: 8,201m (26,906ft)
Location: Nepal/Tibet border, 30km west of Everest
Coordinates: 28°06′00″ N 86°39′00″ E
First Ascent: Joseph Joechler, Herbert Tichy (Italy), Pasang Dawa Lama (Nepal), October 19, 1954
Climbing Season: Late spring and autumn
Duration: 45 days (typically)
Climb duration: 27 days (typically)
Group Size: 02-15 person per Group