Cho Oyu Expedition is a demanding expedition trip that mostly done from the Tibetan part. It is the 6th highest peak in the world with a height of 8201 meters. It was first climbed by the Austrian team in 1954 for the first time. With the arrangement of the expedition permit, climbing equipments and experienced climbing guides, the trip begins either by driving to the Nepal Tibet border at Zangmu or flying to Lhasa.
The Tibetan plateau is located above 3800 meters, so acclimatization is required from the very beginning and you need to manage sufficient extra days in the trip. Then you move to the base camp of Chinese side. The route lies at the north-west face of Mt. Cho Oyu. Climbing this peak is taken less technical but some of the sections are really challenging and even tougher using climbing equipments. Camp I-III is set to summit this peak. Camp I (6400m), Camp II (7000m) and Camp III (7400m). If you are physically fit and have strong enthusiasm, you can summit Cho Oyu from Camp II, but generally, climbers summit this peak from Camp III. The breathtaking views of Mount Everest (8848m), Lhotse (8501m), Nuptse (7855m), Chamlang (7319m), Ama Dablam (6812m) and the surrounding peaks can be explored from the top of Mt. Cho Oyu. Gradually, you descend to Camp II and to the base camp
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Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m)
Day 02:KATHMANDU: Sightseeing and Preparation for Cho Oyu Expedition
Day 03:Cho Oyu Expedition briefing
Day 04: Fly kathmandu to Lhasa (3,600m)
Day 05:5 - 6 Acclimatizing and discovering Lhasa
Day 07:Drive to Shigatse 3,900m/12792 ft: 6 hrs (3,900m )
Day 08:Drive to Xegar 4,000m/13120 ft: 8 hrs(4,000m/13120)
Day 09:Acclimatization Day
Day 10:Arrive Chinese base camp Organization at Chinese base camp
Day 11:Organization at Chinese base camp
Day 12:12 15 Trek to Cho Oyu base camp
Day 16:16 -40 Climbing the north-west face of Cho Oyu Return trek to road-head
Day 24:Arrive to Nepal
Day 41:Return trek to road-head
Day 43:Arrive Kathmandu
Day 44:At leisure in Kathmandu
Day 45:Depart Kathmandu:
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