Everest Gokyo Lake Trekking
“Adventure to beautiful Gokyo Lake with amazing views of world highest mountains Exciting and scenic walks with ever-present Mt. Everest and other giant peaks Within high green hills covered with tall rhododendron-magnolia and pines tree lines Walk from serene alpine hills within lovely woodland and towards the arctic zone of ice and glaciers Explore traditional Sherpa villages enriched with colorful Buddhism religion and lively cultureScenic flights to and from Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu with the array of mountain range views”
Gokyo Lake and Everest Trekking, one of the scenic areas around high Khumbu valley in the shade of Mt. Everest and world 6th highest Mt. Cho-Oyu, an adventure of less than two week duration with enjoyable walks and soaking in with glamorous scenery of high giant peaks that reflects on its serene glacial lakes of Gokyo. Gokyo Lake-Everest trekking, where all types of interested travelers can join in a walk is pleasant acclimatizing gradually on route our main destination which is at above 4,800 m high enclosed within series of peaks that makes a beautiful picture on this scenic walks to Gokyo Lake-Everest trekking with enjoyable time within Sherpa traditional village enriched with old cultures of Buddhism religion.
This awesome adventure to Gokyo Lake-Everest trekking begins with a short sweeping flight to land at Lukla airstrip called Tenzing-Hillary airport, the tribute to late legendary mountaineers who first conquered Mt. Everest in May 29th, 1953, from Lukla walk starts heading past nice Sherpa villages encountering many prayer symbols known as Mani Walls with spinning prayer wheels.
The walk leads into the serene forest with views of snowcapped mountains as climb starts to reach at famous Namche Bazaar, where we have planned rest day for acclimatization in this nice large village and then heading higher on leaving the main trail of Everest base camp heading towards tranquil areas of Gokyo valley and its emerald colored lakes.
Finally on leaving the tree lines walking on high ridges with amazing scenery of peaks to reach at first-second and third lakes of Gokyo with time here to marvel and enjoy the scenic backdrop of mountains and with a climb to highest point at Gokyo Ri 5,357 m high offers world’s four highest peaks Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Cho-Oyu and Makalu towards east with array of peaks. After a wonderful time heading back to Lukla taking a quiet trail towards Pangboche and famed Thyangboche with the visit of its interesting monastery and then on the downhill with the last climb to Lukla to conclude this marvelous adventure Gokyo Lake-Everest trekking.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu 1,345 m and then transfer to respective Hotels
Day 02: Fly to Lukla 2,830 m & trek to Phakding 2,640 m – 04 hrs.
Day 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440 m – 06 hrs.
Day 04: Rest day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization and local excursion.
Day 05: Trek to Dole 4,110 m – 06 hrs.
Day 06: Trek to Machherma 4,470 m – 04 hrs.
Day 07: Trek to Gokyo Lake 4,800 m – 04 hrs.
Day 08: Hike to Gokyo-Ri 5,357 m after lunch walk to Na 4,630 m or further – 04 hrs.
Day 09: Trek to Dhole4,110 m – 04 hrs.
Day 10: Trek to Namche Bazaar – 05 hrs.
Day 11: Trek to Lukla and transfer to respective lodges after few hours walk.
Day 12: Fly to Kathmandu and then transfer to your hotels.
Day 13: International departure for homeward bound or to respective countries