Gokyo Lake Trekking - 11 Days

Duration: 11 Days     
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Moderate
  • Trip Style: Lodge to Lodge Trek
  • Transport: As Itinerary
  • Food: All Meals Included during the Trekking
  • Accommodation: Standard in Kathmandu & Best Avilable on trek
  • Group Size: 1 +
  • Max Elevation: 5545m
  • Type of Trek: Teahouse
  • Activities: Trekking, Culture Tours
  • Mode of travel: Flight
  • Best Month: September/October, March/April

Gokyo Lake trekking is the most popular trekking in Nepal Himalaya regions. Gokyo lake Trekking populated by the Sherpas culture, the attraction of Gokyo Lake trekking are the magnificent snow capped mountains, the high mountain villages, charming monasteries and the friendly people. Gokyo Trekking region area includes the highest mountain in the world, Mount Everest (8,848 m.) and many more peaks of altitude above 8000m. such as Lhotse, Cho Oyo and Makalu.

Gokyo Lake trek would be perfect for those trekkers who has less time but seeking for adventure into massive and amazing view of Snow Mountains that might be find nowhere else on earth. On Gokyo Lake Trekking you will be led into the huge magical landscape and wonderful glaciers, rocky and highly challenging but beautiful trails and enters the world of the legendary Sherpas with the diverse & mysterious cultures found on these mountains.

Gokyo lake trekking explores the breathtaking Gokyo valley which is located nearby Khumbu region. Gokyo is a land of high altitude lakes and impressive icy glaciers. On Gokyo trek you will reach maximum high Gokyo Ri (5350-m) will reward you with views of four of the eight highest mountains on earth - all wonderfully range in one panorama! From Gokyo Ri, one can see more of Everest (8848-m) and the three other Himalayan missives - Cho Oyu (8,153-m), Lhotse (8,501-m) and Makalu (8,463-m) over 8,000m and some of the great Glaciers, mainly the Ngozumpa Glacier.

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Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2,886m.) which takes about 30 minutes.
  • Day 2Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440 m.) which takes about five hours.
  • Day 3Rest at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization.
  • Day 4Trek from Namche Bazaar to Dole (4,040m.) via Khumjung, takes about six hours.
  • Day 5Trek from Dole to Machhermo (4,150m) which takes about five hours.
  • Day 6Trek from Machhermo to Gokyo (4750m) which takes about four and half hours.
  • Day 7Rest day at Gokyo when you may go for an excursion in and around Gokyo valley.
  • Day 8Trek/climb from Gokyo to Gokyo Ri (5,483m) and then back to Machhermo (4,150m.) via. Gokyo village takes about four and half hours.
  • Day 9Trek from Machhermo (4,150m.) to Namche Bazaar (3,440m.) which takes about five hours.
  • Day 10Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2,886 m.) which takes about six hours.
  • Day 11Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu.

What’s Included

  • Airport pick-up and drop off services.
  • Trekking guide.
  • Porter/s (1 porter can carry two people's luggage up to 30 kilograms).
  • Entry permit for Sagarmatha National Park.
  • Trekkers' Information Management System(TIMS) card.
  • All land transportation (from hotel to airport and from airport to hotel).
  • All meals 3 times a day (breakfast, lunch and dinner).
  • Accommodation in teahouses (lodges) during the trek.
  • Necessary equipment such as sleeping bags, down jackets, etc.
  • Rescue Assistance.
  • Insurance and equipment for the Nepali staff.
  • First Aid kit.
  • Flight ticket from Kathmandu to Lukla and from Lukla to Kathmandu for all including Nepali staff.
  • Airport tax at Kathmandu domestic airport and Lukla Airport.
  • Nature of personal expenses.
  • Drinks, beverages, hot shower, etc.
  • Tips for staffs.
  • Hotel accommodation & meals in Kathmandu.

Useful Information

If above itinerary isn't suitable for you & wish to modify feel free to let us know, we'll be happy to create a TAILOR MADE ITINERARY especially for you.

Note:

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