CHO OYU CLIMB Tibet  •  26,906'  •  8201m  •  6th Highest in the World

Cho Oyu Expedition Tentative Itinerary

Autumn 2017 Expedition: Climb (August 29 - October 9, 2017)
Day Date Climbers
Day 1Tuesday, Aug 29Arrive Kathmandu
Day 2Wednesday, Aug 30Visa day
Day 3Thursday, Aug 31Fly Kathmandu to Lhasa
Day 4Friday, Sep 1In Lhasa
Day 5Saturday, Sep 2In Lhasa
Day 6Sunday, Sep 3Drive to Shigatse
Day 7Monday, Sep 4Full day in Shigatse
Day 8Tuesday, Sep 5Drive to Tingri
Day 9Wednesday, Sep 6Tingri
Day 10Thursday, Sep 7Drive to base camp
Day 11Friday, Sep 8Acclimatization hike
Day 12Saturday, Sep 9Acclimatization hike
Day 13Sunday, Sep 10Acclimatization hike
Day 14Monday, Sep 11Trek to Interim camp
Day 15Tuesday, Sep 12Trek to ABC
Day 16Wednesday, Sep 13Acclimatization day — rest
Day 17Thursday, Sep 14Acclimatization hike
Day 18Friday, Sep 15Acclimatization hike
Day 19Saturday, Sep 16Climb to camp 1
Day 20Sunday, Sep 17Return to advance base camp
Day 21Monday, Sep 18Rest
Day 22Tuesday, Sep 19Rest
Day 23Wednesday, Sep 20Rest
Day 24Thursday, Sep 21Camp 1
Day 25Friday, Sep 22Camp 2
Day 26Saturday, Sep 23Climb towards C3 and descend to C1
Day 27Sunday, Sep 24Return to ABC
Day 28Monday, Sep 25Rest
Day 29Tuesday, Sep 26Rest
Day 30Wednesday, Sep 27Rest
Day 31Thursday, Sep 28Rest
Day 32Friday, Sep 29Camp 1
Day 33Saturday, Sep 30Camp 2
Day 34Sunday, Oct 1Camp 3
Day 35Monday, Oct 2Summit and Camp 2
Day 36Tuesday, Oct 3ABC
Day 37Wednesday, Oct 4ABC — rest
Day 38Thursday, Oct 5ABC — pack. Yaks arrive
Day 39Friday, Oct 6Trek to Interim and drive to Tingri
Day 40Saturday, Oct 7Drive to Shigatse
Day 41Sunday, Oct 8Drive to Lhasa
Day 42Monday, Oct 9Fly to Kathmandu, end of trip