Cho Oyu Expedition - 45 Days

Cho Oyu Expedition - 45 Days


Cho Oyu is the sixth highest Himalayan peak out of 14th Highest peaks in the world and one of the most beautiful mountains of the world, it’s means “Turquoise Goddess” in Tibetan. It is one of the prominent Himalayan peaks for mountaineering expeditions. It has a great history of mountaineering right from the time when many mountaineers were trying their luck of Everest. The date was on 19th October, 1954 Herbert Tichy, Sepp Jocher and Pasang Dawa Sherpa Lama (Austrian Expedition) had conquered to reach on top of Mt. Cho Oyu. There was an interesting fact about the expedition that bottled oxygen was not used. From that time onwards, more that 500 mountaineers have conquered successfully on top. Most of them have climbed from the Tibet side because the mountain is steep on the Nepal side but it looks fairly plain towards the Tibet side.

Days 01 :
Arrival in Kathmandu. Transfer to hotel.

Days 02-04 :
Stay in Kathmandu for preparation.

Days 05 :
Drive Kathmandu to Zhangmu (2350m)

Days 06 :
Drive Zhangmu to Nyalam (3750m)

Days 07 :
Rest day at Nyalam for acclimatization.

Days 08 :
Drive Nyalam to Tingri (4342m)

Days 09 :
Rest Day at Tingri for acclimatization.

Days 10 :
Drive to Cho-Oyu Base Camp (4700m)

Days 11-13 :
Cho-Oyu Base Camp

Days 14 :
Base Camp to Advance Base Camp (5200M)

Days 15 :
At Advanced Base Camp

Days 16-41 :
Climbing Period

Days 42 :
At Advanced Base Camp (6500m)

Days 43 :
Advanced Base Camp to Base Camp

Days 44 :
Drive Base Camp to Nalayam at Hotel.

Days 45 :
Drive Zhangmu to Kathmandu.

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