• Duration 11 Days / 10 Nights
  • Price from $1098 / person
  • Difficulty Level Medium Hard
  • Max Altitude 5357 Meter

Gokyo Lake with Gokyo Ri Trek begins from Lukla after taking an exciting mountain flight to Lukla. We will follow the classic Everest Base Camp Route from Lukla via beautiful Sherpa villages of Phakding, Monju and Namche Bazaar. From Namche we still follow the main trail till Sanasa and the trail to Gokyo Valley follows Dudh Koshi River to its source, Ngozumpa Glacier towards beautiful hamlet of Gokyo Valley. Ngojumpa is the longest glacier in Nepal Himalaya; you will have amazing view of it from Gokyo Ri also known as Gokyo trekking Peak.

Gokyo Ri is a trekking peak in the Khumbu region situated above Gokyo Valley on the west side of the Ngozumpa glacier. Normally it takes about 2 hours hike up from the Gokyo depending on your fitness and staamina you have. From Gokyo Ri, it is possible to see four 8,000-metre peaks: Mt. Everest (8848m), Makalu (8463m), Lhotse (8516m) and Cho Oyo (8201m) with many other small snow-capped peaks. We will have chance to see and enjoy Turquoise enticing blue high altitude lakes around Gokyo Valley in the area which are considered to be holy.

The Gokyo Ri trek, also known as Gokyo Valley or Gokyo Lake Trek is a fairly popular trekking trail. The route itself ends at Gokyo Ri and Gokyo Lake fifth and trekkers typically turn around at this point and retrace their steps back to the trailhead. There are two alternative trekking routes that begins near the southern tip of Ngozumpa Glacier. This alternative route leads east over the Cho La, a pass at 5,420 m (17,782 ft) to meet with the main Everest Base Camp trek. Many people combined Gokyo Ri trek with Everest Base Camp

There are many optional excursions to extend the exploration and high-altitude walking, you could add the days by including the crossing of Renjo La Pass, a 5417m (17,782ft) high pass that goes to Thame Village and then Namche Bazaar and trekking through Chola Pass (5420m) on the east link you to Everest Base Camp Trek route.

Highlights

  • Terrifically excellent Mountain View from Gokyo Ri (5357m) 
  • Four of eight, eight-thousanders including Mt Everest (8848m), Mt. Lhotse (8510m), Mt. Makalu (8463m), Cho yu (8153m).
  • Pumori, Amadablam and several other peaks.
  • Unobstructed view of Sunrise and sunset from the top.
  • Turquoise Mountain Gokyo Lakes, Peaceful tranquil Gokyo Valley with Nepal's longest glacier view of Ngojumpa.  

What's Included

  • One registered experienced friendly and helpful local Sherpa guide. 
  • An assistant guide to take care group and porters if the group size is more than 6 pax.
  • Sharing high altitude porters to carry your luggage.
  • Meals: 11 Breakfasts, 10 Lunches and 10 Dinners during the trekking.
  • Tea, coffee, cookies, fresh fruits during the trip.
  • Lodge accommodation during the trek on twin sharing basis.
  • Lukla round flight tickets and airport taxes.
  • Round flight ticket for your guide.
  • All necessary trekking permits for Gokyo Lake Trekking in Everest. 
  • Documentation charge and all government taxes.
  • Guide and porters hiring fees and all their expenses.
  • Insurance and trekking gear for guide and porter.

What's Excluded

  • Accommodation, meals and guided tours in Kathmandu. We can arrange if you ask us.
  • Internation airport shuttles by car or van as per group size.
  • Bar drinks, beverages such as coke, fanta, mineral water.
  • Hot shower, hot water, internet charge during trekking.
  • Personal travel insurance, phone calls, laundry etc.
  • Rescue operation charge in case of emergency.
  • Gratitude and tips for guide and porter.

Availabilities

We are Kathmandu based local trekking agency so we guarranty your small private group departure any date that suits your time.  

Useful Information

Nepal trek to Everest Base Camp itinerary can be custom-made as per your requirements. The trip cost will be according to Deluxe, Standard, Budget and group size so please kindly provides us your details for customized tour package. For your information Lukla flight is notorious for being delay problem  to and from Kathmandu by few hours or canceled for a day or more rarely, it may happen even in top trekking season also as you know how climate changes effecting our world. So, please allow a couple of spare night/s in Kathmandu following your trek if possible. 

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