Cho Oyu is the sixth highest mountain in the world at 8201 meters above sea level. Cho Oyu lies in the Himalayas and is 20 km west of Mount Everest, at the border between China and Nepal. Cho Oyu means "Turquoise Goddess" in Tibetan.
Arrive in Kathmandu, Transfer to Hotel.
Day in Kathmandu. Getting a group Tibetan visa.
Drive from Kathmandu to Zhangmu (2350m-7520ft). O/N Hotel.
Drive to Nyalam (3750m-12,000ft). O/N Guest House.
Rest and acclimatization at Nyalam. O/N Guest House.
Drive to Thingri (4300m-13760ft).O/N Guest House.
Rest day in Thingri for acclimatization- O/N Guest House
Drive to Cho-Oyu Base Camp (4900m-15680ft)
At the base camp to acclimatize and preparing loads to advance base camp.
Trek to Intermediate camp (5400m-17,280ft)
Arrive at advance base camp (5600m-17,920ft)
Descent to Base Camp.
Drive to Nyalam- O/N Guest House.
Drive to Kathmandu, transfer to Hotel.
Free day in Kathmandu.
Climbers wishing to join this expedition must already be experienced with rock and ice climbing and have successfully completed previous climbs at high altitude, over 4500m (15,000ft).
This expedition requires excellent levels of fitness to endure the extreme conditions of summiting big peaks. To prepare for this, climbers should undergo a regular and strenuous exercise regime for at least 6 months to build their strength, stamina and endurance.