Everest Gokyo Lake Trekking trip takes adventurous trekkers to fabulous Gokyo Valley, source of grand Dudh Koshi River - the large Ngojumba Glacier, the famous Cho La pass, and the celebrated view points of Gokyo Ri and Kala Patthar along with Everest Base Camp to Gokyo Lake Trekking of Everest region in the company of majestically soaring mountains, friendly Sherpas, colorful monasteries and prayer flags, the Namche Bazzar, the Sagarmatha National Park, and many more. Gokyo, a hidden valley with gorgeous blue lakes in the lap of Himalaya has its own reputation among the adventurous souls. Many trekkers yearn to visit the Gokyo valley as a side trip during their Everest Base Camp Trek and they feel their everest base camp incomplete if they happen to miss the trip to Gokyo Valley, Gokyo Peak, and the famous pass, Cho La. The entire area is blessed with abounding natural beauty of shimmering Lakes. Beyond peace of mind at the tranquil appearance of the glacial Lakes, we can enjoy 360 degree panoramic views of four above 8000 m massifs and other mountain ranges from the best view point of Everest Region, the Gokyo Ri - because panorama from here is more spectacular than that from the Kala Patthar viewpoint.
Our Everest Base Camp via Everst Gokyo Lakes Trek-17 days trek is designed for passionate trekkers who are interested to take more remote and adventurous trial via Gokyo Valley to reach Everest Base camp. If you are a real adventurer looking for more challenging trek in the Everest region that involves some of the most famous high passes in the world, then Everest Transverse Trek-20 days would be ideal for you. However, if you are a inexperienced trekker with normal physical fitness, you better consider Everest Base Camp-19 days for now and if you are young, energetic, physically fit but have just limited amount of time to trek Everest Base Camp-14 days" itinerary would be perfect for you Treks to Everst Gokyo Lake!!
Kalapather TrekkingImportant Note and Optional Activities ::
Your safety is of paramount concern whilst traveling with Adventure Pilgrims Trekking. Please note that your leader has the authority to amend or cancel any part of the itinerary if it is deemed necessary due to safety concerns. Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary; however, as this is adventure travel in remote mountain region, we cannot guarantee it! Weather conditions, health condition of a member, unexpected natural disasters, etc., can all contribute to changes in the itinerary. The leader will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if required.
Day 01 From Kathmandu, fly to Lukla- 2800m. Trek to Phakding for about 5-6 hrs. 2600m
Day 02 Trek to Namche Bazzar for about 6-7 hrs. 3440m
Day 03 Namche Bazzar- rest day for acclimatization
Day 04 Trek to Dole for about 6-7 hrs. 4200m
Day 05 Trek to Machermo for about 4-5 hrs. 4410m
Day 06 Trek to Gokyo Lake for about 4-5 hrs. 4750m
Day 07 Visit Gokyo-Re and Back to Gokyo Lake 5360m
Day 08 Trek to Fortse for about 7-8 hrs. 3840m
Day 09 Trek to Tyangboche for about 3-4 hrs. 3867m
Day 10 Trek to Khumjung or Namche for about 5-6 hrs. 3790m
Day 11 Trek to Phakding for about 6-7 hrs. 2600m
Day 12 Trek to Lukla for about 5-6 hrs. 2800m
Day 13 Fly to Kathmandu from Lukla
US$ 3250 Per person, minimum number of participants 2 * .
Air fare :
US$ 660 Kathmandu - Lukla - Kathmandu.
Equipment hire costs :
US$ 1.5 Per item per day, Down jacket - waterproof jacket - kit bag etc.
* If you are with less than the minimum number of participants please contact us. We can bring you into contact with other people who would be interested to do the same trek and by posting a message to our message board you might find other people who would like to join you.