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Cho Oyu Expedition (8201m) - 44 Days

Cho Oyu 8201m

Overview

Cho Oyu Expedition Hotel and Camping 44 Days

The Cho Oyu Expedition is a scenic short made trek to Cho Oyu Base Camp, intermediate and advanced camp followed by 3 climbing camps. The way to Cho Oyu Base Camp involves a normal drive at high altitude rewarding with powerful super stunning  views of Cho Oyu to the north with other real glaciers surrounded by the unforgettable presence of the world’s mightiest mountains. Here we set up the Advanced Base Camp and then three high camps in the mountain. Then, we initiate our main attempt to scale the summit (8201m).


Outline Itinerary for Cho Oyu Expedition – 44 Days

Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
Day 02 – 3 : Visa document application, preparation day
Day 04 : Drive from to Kerung border 2000m. Immigration formalities for crossing border and drive to Kerung height 3200m
Day 05 : Drive Kerung to Tingri 4340m
Day 06 : Rest day at Tingri for acclimatization
Day 07 : Drive Tingri to Chinese base camp
Day 08 – 10 : Rest and preparation day in Chinese base camp
Day 11 : Trek Chinese base camp to Middle Camp 5300m
Day 12 : Trek Middle camp to Advance base camp 5700m
Day 13 – 39 : Climbing period for Mt. Cho Oyu 8201m
Day 40 : Trek to Middle camp and drive to Tingri
Day 41 : Drive from Tingri to Kerung border
Day 42 : Immigration formalities in China side, then drive to Kathmandu leave Tibet
Day 43 : Rest day in Kathmandu
Day 44 : Back to Home


Note: AlpineTrav Treks and Expeditions always puts full efforts to operate the itinerary as per the negotiation made. Not always, but extreme adventure activities being operated in remote mountain regions, bears high risk and needs to be flexible. Unpredictable incidents such as bad weather conditions, natural disasters, and accidents may be the reasons that compel us to make slight changes in our scheduled programs. We anticipate for your patience and cooperation in such circumstances.

Itinerary

Day 1

Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
Day 02 – 3 : Visa document application, preparation day
Day 04 : Drive from to Kerung border 2000m. Immigration formalities for crossing border and drive to Kerung height 3200m
Day 05 : Drive Kerung to Tingri 4340m
Day 06 : Rest day at Tingri for acclimatization
Day 07 : Drive Tingri to Chinese base camp
Day 08 – 10 : Rest and preparation day in Chinese base camp
Day 11 : Trek Chinese base camp to Middle Camp 5300m
Day 12 : Trek Middle camp to Advance base camp 5700m
Day 13 – 39 : Climbing period for Mt. Cho Oyu 8201m
Day 40 : Trek to Middle camp and drive to Tingri
Day 41 : Drive from Tingri to Kerung border
Day 42 : Immigration formalities in China side, then drive to Kathmandu leave Tibet
Day 43 : Rest day in Kathmandu
Day 44 : Back to Home

Price Includes:

  • Airport pickup/drop
  • 5 Night's accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Private transportation to/from Tibet border
  • Tibet Travel Permit, Mt. Cho Oyu Expedition Permits & other entrance fees
  • Transportation in Tibet by private land cruiser (1 for every 4 people)
  • Support Truck to transport luggage, equipment and expedition logistics
  • Liaison Officer and Interpreter
  • Accommodation on lodges/hotels as mentioned (twin sharing, breakfast)
  • Sightseeing tours, entrance fees at monuments, guide
  • World class camping equipment, tents, inner sheet, table, chairs, mattress etc). Base Camp and above
  • Equipment: Kitchen, Dinning, Shower Tents, Toilet Tent, Store Tent, etc…
  • 4 Yaks for each member on way up to Advance BC, 3 Yaks on way down from ABC to BC 1 'yak load' means 40kg in spring and 50kg
  • Full staff support up to the Advanced BC and upto summit.
  • Daily meals (breakfast, lunch and Dinner and energy bars for members and staffs) while staying Base Camp, Advanced BC, Camp I, Camp, II and Camp III
  • Insurance of support staff
  • Basic First Aid Supply for support staff and climbers
  • Portable Altitude Chamber (PAC)
  • Petrol Generator
  • Solar Panel
  • Food above Advanced BC and till Summit
  • 1 member 1 Tent at Base Camp. Above Base camp twin sharing basis ABC, Camp I, Camp II and Camp III
  • Garbage deposit, Environment fee and Electricity
  • Radio for climbers
  • Oxygen. 4 litre 4 Bottle Oxygen for client. 4 litre 3 Bottle Oxygen for Climbing Sherpa.
  • Mask and Regulator and extra Mask and Regulator for emergency
  • EPI Gas, Stove, pots and Pans.
  • Fixed Line ropes, and Snow Sticks.

Price doesn't Include:

  • Visa Fees
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Tibet while staying at Hotel
  • Personal climbing gears, ropes, carabiners, ice screw, etc
  • Extra Yak (if required for climbers’ excess luggage)
  • Personal expenses like bar bill etc...
  • Satellite mobile telephone
  • Personal medical and travel insurance
  • Extra permits that may be required for activities like filming etc
  • Summit bonus for climb, tips etc…recommended: Euro 600/per climbing Sherpa
  • Tips for staffs and Sherpa Euro 260 by each climber

GEAR INFORMATION
RECOMMENDED EQUIPMENT FOR EVEREST EXPEDITION FROM TIBET


EQUIPMENT
• Rucksack – Kit Bag – Boots
• Gaiters – Sleeping Bag – Roll Mat
• Water Bottles + Flask – Camera + Spare Films – Sun Glasses + Spare pair
• Hiking Poles – Goggles – Bivvi Bag
• Mug + Plate + Spoon – Pen Knife / Multi-Tool -Lighters + bMatches
• Stove + Fuel Bottle – Pans + Grabber
• Group Shelter
TECHNICAL
• Ice Axe – Ice Hammer – Walking Axe
• Harness – Crampons – Ice Screws
• Belay Plate – Jumar and Ropeman – Prussicks
• Rack – Tat + Maillons – Abalokov Threader
• Head Torch x 2 – Spare Batteries + bulb – Rope
• Helmet – Radio + Batteries – Spare Pick
• Repair Kit (tape, superglue, string, cable ties, strap, needle + thread, leatherman with pliers)
CLOTHING
• Waterproof Jacket – Sallopettes – Down Jacket
• Thermal Top X 2 – Fleece Sallopettes – Thin Fleece
• Body Warmer – Thick Fleece -Schoeller Trousers
• Pertex Top – Thick Socks X 2 – Thin Socks X 2
• Shorts – Casual Trousers + Shirt – Boxers
• Wooly Hat – Fleece Balaclava – Mitts X 2
• Thick Gloves X 2 – Thin Gloves X 3 – Approach Shoes
• Sandals – Towel – Sun Hat


Note: AlpineTrav Treks and Expeditions always puts full efforts to operate the itinerary as per the negotiation made. Not always, but extreme adventure activities being operated in remote mountain regions, bears high risk and needs to be flexible. Unpredictable incidents such as bad weather conditions, natural disasters, and accidents may be the reasons that compel us to make slight changes in our scheduled programs. We anticipate for your patience and cooperation in such circumstances.

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Cho Oyu Expedition (8201m)