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

2020 Cho Oyu Expedition and Tibet Trek Tentative Itinerary

Day Date Climbers Trekkers
1Saturday, Aug 22Arrive KathmanduArrive Kathmandu
2Sunday, Aug 23Gear Check/Contingency Travel DayGear Check/Contingency Travel Day
3Monday, Aug 24Visa day 1Visa day 1
4Tuesday, Aug 25Visa day 2Visa day 2
5Wednesday, Aug 26Visa day 3Visa day 3
6Thursday, Aug 27Fly Kathmandu to LhasaFly Kathmandu to Lhasa
7Friday, Aug 28Lhasa: tour of Potala Palace and Jokhang TempleLhasa: tour of Potala Palace and Jokhang Temple
8Saturday, Aug 29Lhasa: tour of Sera Monasteries and Norbu LinkaLhasa: tour of Sera Monasteries and Norbu Linka
9Sunday, Aug 30Drive to Shigatse via Yamdrok LakeDrive to Shigatse via Yamdrok Lake
10Monday, Aug 31Acclimatization hike in ShigatseAcclimatization hike in Shigatse
11Tuesday, Sep 1Drive to TingriDrive to Tingri
12Wednesday, Sep 2Acclimatization hike, overnight TingriAcclimatization hike, overnight Tingri
13Thursday, Sep 3Drive to Base CampDrive to Base Camp
14Friday, Sep 4Acclimatization hikeAcclimatization hike
15Saturday, Sep 5Acclimatization hikeAcclimatization hike
16Sunday, Sep 6Acclimatization hikeAcclimatization hike
17Monday, Sep 7Trek to Interim CampTrek to Interim Camp
18Tuesday, Sep 8Trek to ABCTrek to ABC
19Wednesday, Sep 9Acclimatization dayAcclimatization day
20Thursday, Sep 10Acclimatization hikeAcclimatization hike
21Friday, Sep 11Acclimatization hike Acclimatization hike
22Saturday, Sep 12Climb to Camp 1 for sleepClimb to camp 1, descend to ABC
23Sunday, Sep 13Climb up towards the Ice Cliff, return to C1 for sleepABC rest
24Monday, Sep 14Climb above the Ice Cliff and sleep at Camp 1.5 (21,700' /6615m)Drive to Rongbuk
25Tuesday, Sep 15Climb to Camp 2 and return to Camp 1 for sleepReturn to Tingri
26Wednesday, Sep 16Return to ABCDrive to Kyirong
27Thursday, Sep 17RestCross border and drive to Kathmandu
28Friday, Sep 18RestDay in Kathmandu
29Saturday, Sep 19RestFly home
30Sunday, Sep 20Rest
31Monday, Sep 21Rest
32Tuesday, Sep 22Climb to Camp 1
33Wednesday, Sep 23Climb to Camp 2 (climbers with Extra Oxygen start below C2)
34Thursday, Sep 24Climb to Summit on O2 and descend to C2 or C1
35Friday, Sep 25Return to ABC
36Saturday, Sep 26Contingency
37Sunday, Sep 27Contingency
38Monday, Sep 28Contingency
39Tuesday, Sep 29Contingency
40Wednesday, Sep 30Depart ABC for Kyirong
41Thursday, October 1Cross Border and drive to KTM
42Friday, October 2Fly Home

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