Cho-Oyu (8201m) is the sixth highest mountain in the world, located at short distance to the west from Everest in the Khumbu region of Eastern Nepal along the Tibetan border. There are no really technical sections and the objective dangers are close to non-existent. Its relatively easy access makes it an attractive climb for someone with limited time, as it can be attempted in roughly 6 weeks round trip. Base Camp is accessible by jeep and it is ...
Deposit for reservations 2 000 $
Full payment 60 days before
No refund if you cancel less than 60 days!
1. Arrival and Departure: Kathmandu Airport - Hotel transfers – Kathmandu Airport (Pick Up and Drop).
2. Hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu: 6 nights hotel in Kathmandu (3 star category) on BB Plan- Twin Bed Room (sharing basis).
3. Welcome Dinner: One Welcome Dinner in tourist standard restaurant in Kathmandu with Office’s Staffs.
4. Cargo Clearance: International Air cargo clearance of Member's Personal Luggage & Payment of Government taxes in Nepal. (*before expedition).
5. Permit: Expedition Royalty and permit of Chinese Government (CMA / TMA) to climb Mt. Cho Oyu.
6. Liaison Officer: 1 Government Liaison officer in Tibet with full equipment, salary and accommodation.
7. Garbage Management: Garbage Deposit fees.
8. Insurance: Medical & Emergency rescue Insurance for all involved Nepalese staffs during the trek and expedition.
9. Map: Trekking and climbing map.
10. Duffel Bag for each member.
11. Visa: Visa arrangement for Tibet including Visa fee. 12. Member transportation:
Land Transportation (Members): In a group drive by Jeep from Kathmandu to Chinese Base camp via Kerung Border. And while returning Drive by Jeep from Chinese Base camp to Kathmandu via Kerung Border. (In case, if member have to return earlier than the team due to personal reason, member have to pay their own transportation cost up to Kathmandu.)
Land Transportation (Staffs): Drive by Jeep from Kathmandu to Chinese Base camp via Kerung Border and while returning Drive by Jeep from Chinese Base camp to Kathmandu via Kerung Border.
13. Expedition Stuffs Transportation: Transportation of All Necessary expedition equipment & Foods for all Members and Staffs from Kathmandu to Base camp (by Jeep/Truck) - Base camp to Advance Base camp (ABC) by Yak. – While returning: Advance Base camp (ABC) to Base camp (by Yak), Base camp to Kathmandu (by Jeep/Truck).
14. Member Luggage: Up to 70 Kg per member for personal baggage during the expedition period carrying by Yaks. If luggage exceed 70 KG then extra Yak is will be required. ($300 USD per Yak and carry 40 KG).
15. Food and Lodging: 3 meals a day (BLD; including tea and coffee) along with accessible accommodation at Hotel/Lodge/Tent (twin sharing basis) during the trail - Single room is subject to a charge. Well-managed base camp & ABC set up for member & Staffs’
16. Yaks: Yaks for the transportation of member personal luggage (70 Kg maximum) and expeditions stuffs from Chinese Base camp – (ABC)Advance Base camp –Chinese Base camp.
17. Base Camp / Advance BC Staff: Experienced and well-trained Base camp / ABC Cook & kitchen Helpers as required.
18. Staff Salary and allowance: All Nepalese staffs & porter’s daily wages, salary, equipment, foods & clothing.
19. Base Camp / ABC Tent: Each member will have individual Yak Mountain or Kailas tent in Chinese Base camp & Advance Base camp
20. Base Camp / ABC equipment: Foam mattresses and pillow per member, 1 Dinning Tent, 1 Kitchen Tent, 1 Communication tent, 1 Toilet & 1 Shower Tent, 1 Staffs Tent, 1 Tent for Nepalese base camp staffs, Store tents, Tables & chairs & all necessary cooking gears.
21. Heater: Heater for each Dining and other necessary camp.
22. Solar/Generator/Light: 1 Solar panel and Generator for lights at base camp, battery charge, for laptop and other electronic devices.
23. High Altitude Climbing Sherpa: 1 veteran and Government Licensed per member.(1 Member : 1 Sherpa).
24. Climbing Sherpa Salary & Allowance: Climbing Sherpa Salary, Equipment, Food and Clothing.
25. Bonus: Carry Bonus of Sherpa’s and Route Fixing Charges.
26. Oxygen Bottle (O2): Summit Oxygen cylinder: 2 oxygen bottles (4 ltrs.) for each member and 1-oxygen bottle for each high altitude Sherpa, which has to be return after the expedition.**
27. Oxygen Mask & Regulator: 1 Set of Summit Oxygen mask for each member and high altitude Sherpa, which has to be return after the expedition.**
28. Back up Oxygen Cylinder, mask and regulator (with appropriate charge). 29. Gamow Bag: 1 Rescue sled (Gamow bag) for emergency.
30. High camp service: High Altitude Tent, Necessary cooking EPI gas, cooking pot for member, High food for member, Sherpa, all climbing and cooking crew. (C1) (C2) (C3). Group climbing gears, fixed and dynamic rope during the climbing period as required.
31. Rope Fixing: The team of experienced Sherpa’s will fix the route on Cho Oyu (no extra charge will be applied to members).
32. Satellite Phone for emergency communication carrying by Sherpa, also available for members with appropriate charge.
33. Walkie-Talkie: Wallkie –Talkie for communicating from Base Camp to Mountain and Mountain to Base Camp.
34. Permit: Walkie-talkie permits for all members and staffs.
35. Internet Service: In per-order- Internet facility (Thuraya Satellite) will be available at the Base camp & ABC (subject to a charge).
36. Weather Forecast: Weather forecast report from Meteotest, Bern (Switzerland) during the entire expedition.
37. Comprehensive Medical kit for the group and staffs.
38. Certificate: Mt. Cho Oyu climbing certificate issued by CMA (after climbing Mt. Cho Oyu successfully)
Price does not include
1. Air Fare: International flight airfare (from and to Kathmandu).
2. Nepal entry Visa fee: Nepali Visa fee US$ 40 per person for 30 days (to be applied for 60 days (USD$ 100).
3. Lunch & Dinner: Lunch & dinner in during the stay in Kathmandu (also in case of early return from Trekking / Expedition than the scheduled itinerary).
4. Extra night in Kathmandu: Extra nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu. In case of early arrival or late departure, early return from Trekking / Expedition (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary.
5. Insurance: Travel and high altitude insurance, accident, medical & emergency evacuation.
6. Rescue Evacuation: Medical Insurance and emergency rescue evacuation cost if required. (Rescue, Repatriation, Medication, Medical Tests and Hospitalization costs.)
7. Personal Expenses: Telephone Calls, Internet, Toiletries, battery recharge, hot shower, laundry, soft drinks, beers and any Alcoholic beverages (during the trek and in Kathmandu but we will serve soft drinks for members at the base camp).
8. Personal Equipment: Clothing, Packing Items or Bags, Personal Medical Kit, Personal Trekking /Climbing Gears.
9. Filming: Special Filming, Camera and Drone permit fee.
10. Toiletries: Soaps, shampoos, toilet and tissue papers, toothpaste, and other items used to keep you clean.
11. Internet Service: Not included during the trek and expedition.
12. Summit Bonus: Summit bonus for climbing Sherpa- Minimum 1200 USD.
13. Tips: Tips for Guide and Base camp staffs.
14. Per yak its $ 300if required Extra, (1 Yak can carry up to 40 KG).
15. Satellite permit $ 500 / per.
16. Extra Transportation: In case, if member have to return earlier than the team due to personal reason, member have to pay their own transportation cost up to Kathmandu.
17. Extra: Any other services or activities, which are not mentioned in the itinerary. 18. Any other item not listed in “Cost Includes” section.
Why go there?
Cho-Oyu (8201m) is the sixth highest mountain in the world, located at short distance to the west from Everest in the Khumbu region of Eastern Nepal along the Tibetan border. There are no really technical sections and the objective dangers are close to non-existent. Its relatively easy access makes it an attractive climb for someone with limited time, as it can be attempted in roughly 6 weeks round trip. Base Camp is accessible by jeep and it is possible to reach Kathmandu in a very long day from Base Camp.
Because of its ease of access, ABC is often crowded with a large number of expeditions. Just west of Cho Oyu is the Nangpa La, the old trade route between the Khumbu Sherpas and Tibet.
- We have the biggest record of orginizing many commertial technical and altitude expeditions.
- You can contact your personal advisor in the gear issue for free consultation. Plus free delivery of your personal rented gear to base camp.
- We offer the scheme of discounts for loyal clients.