The mountain of Cho Oyu, which is Tibetan for Turquoise Goddess, is part of the epic Himalayas mountain range, straddling the border between Nepal and China. It is located near important areas of Nepal. It stands only a couple of kilometres away from the mountain pass of Nangpa La, which serves as the number one trading route between Sherpas and Tibetans. And is approximately 20 kilometres away from Mount Everest.
Spring is warm with rain showers, while autumn is cool with clear skies.
Nepali, as well as a number of regional languages including Sherpa and Hindi.
Visit in autumn between September and November and spring between March and April for ideal climbing conditions.
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