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Gokyo Lake Trekking


Trekking Duration: 16 Days.
Starting from: Lukla 30 minutes fly from Kathmandu.
Ending at: Lukla to Kathmandu by flight.
Grade: Moderate to Strenuous.
Highest access of the trek: Gokyo Ri 5350 meters.
Culture: Particularly based on Sherpa Buddhism Tibetan.
Mode of trekking tour: Tea house(lodge) or camping trek.
Himalayan sights: Mt. Everest,Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Amadablam, Mt. Thamserkhu, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse etc.
Splendid breath taking place: Gokyo lake and touch of the Mount Everest.

Day 01 :
Arrival in Kathmandu (1350m), Pick up transfer to hotel. overnight at Kathmandu hotel.

Day 02:
Kathmandu by flight to Lukla (2830m) and trek to Phakding (2630m).

Day 03:
Phakding trek to Namche bazaar (3480m). Overnight at Namche bazaar.

Day 04:
Namche bazaar acclimatization day. (During the day, you can hike to Thame for beautiful Himalayan views, wild animals and Tibetan Monastery or hike to Everest view hotel for superb views of Mt. Everest (8848m), Mt. Lhotse (8516n) Mt. Nuptse (7855m), Mt. Amadablam (6856m), Mt. Thamserku ( 6723m) , Mt. Kantega (6979m), Mt. Kusum Khangaru ( 6367m), Mt. Kongde (6011m), Mt. Tawache peak ( 6367 m) , Mt. Cholaste (6335m), Island peak (6179m), Khumbila (God of Khumbu) 5761m etc , overnight at Namche bazaar.

Day 05:
Namche Bazaar trek to Khumjung (3840m).

Day 06:
Khumjung trek to Dole (4000m).

Day 07:
Dole trek to Machhermo(4400m).

Day 08:
Machhermo trek to Gokyo Lake (4750m).

Day 09:
Gokyo lake early in the morning hike to Gokyo Ri/Gokyo peak (5545m) for superb Himalayan views including the Mt. Everest 8848m, Mt Lhotse 8516m, Mt. Cho Oyu 8201m,Mt. Nuptse 7855m, Mt. Pumori 7161m, Mt. Amadablam 6856m, Mt. Thamserku 6723m, Mt. Kantega 6685m, Mt.Kusum Khagaru 6367m,Mt.Kongde 6011m,Mt.Twache peak 6367m, Mt. Cholaste 6335m etc ,back to Gokyo lake ,after lunch continue to Na(4850m).

Day 10:
Na trek to Phortse ( 3865m).

Day 11:
Phortse trek to Tyangboche (3890m).

Day 12:
Tyangboche trek to Namche Bazaar.

Day 13:
Namche Bazaar trek to Lukla.

Day 14:
Lukla to Kathmandu by flight. Overnight at Kathmandu hotel.

Day 15:
After breakfast, Full Day Sight Seeing ,overnight at Kathmandu hotel.

Day 16:
After breakfast Departure

Trip Facts

  • Duration
  • 16 Days