Gokyo Kala Patthar & Everest base camp trek of a lifetime adventure
Gokyo, Kala Patthar & Everest base camp trek is a circuit trip covering major highlights of Khumbu region of Nepal. Traveling through Sherpa village, green forest, high mountains, Glacier, monasteries attracts your attention to visit Sagarmatha National Park. Namche bazaar to gokyo valley trail is not very busy like EBC track.
After exploring lakes, Ri in Gokyo valley Nepal journey heading towards base camp. Trekkers need to prepare with full seriousness to cross challenging Cho la pass in the Himalayas. High altitude sickness is a major risk while hiking in the Himalayas. To avoid it follow the best ebc gokyo trek itinerary with the support of experience guide & porter.
After crossing the Cho La pass at an elevation of 5420m you will reach the foot of Mount Everest. One can enjoy the spectacular views of Himalayan peaks Mount Everest, Lhotse and Nuptse intimately from Kala Patthar. It is not difficult to hike Kala Patthar altitude of 5550m after success on Gokyo Ri, Cho la & EBC 5360m.
The Everest base camp trek of a lifetime is indeed a great time for all to enjoy the breathtaking wonders of majestic mountains. Mainly two seasons, pre and post monsoon, March to May and October to November are popular months due to weather to travel.
It is possible to do Everest trek through both clockwise and anti-clockwise direction. Given schedule reach Gokyo valley first from Lukla then over Cho La to EBC Nepal. Trek up to EBC / Kala Pattar first and then Gokyo valley quite easier then clockwise.
Novice also can complete this trek successfully but need to be fit enough to walk through wandering paths. Gokyo, Kala Patthar & Everest base camp trek a lifetime adventure provide you lifetime memory. If you interested to visit an amazing world do not hesitate to contact us to full fill your desire to reach the base camp of highest peak.
Gokyo, Kala Patthar & Everest base camp trek itinerary
Day 01: Arrival day in Kathmandu
Day 02: Kathmandu to Phakding 2610 meters after Lukla flight
Day 03: Phakding to Namche Bazaar 3440 meters
Day 04: Acclimatization hike around Namche Bazaar 3,440 meters
Day 05: Namche to Phortse Tenga 3680 meters
Day 06: Phortse to Machhermo 4470 meters
Day 07: Machhermo to Gokyo valley 4790 meters
Day 08: Hiking to Gokyo ri 5360 meters & trek to Thangnak 4700 meters
Day 09: Thangnak to Dzongla 4830m via Cho la Pass 5420 meters
Day 10: Dzongla to Gorak Shep 5,140m via Lobuche
Day 11: Gorak Shep 5,140m to Everest base camp 5360 meters
Day 12: Hike Kala Pathar 5550m then trek to Pheriche 4270 meters
Day 13: Pheriche to Namche Bazaar 3440 meters
Day 14: Namche to Lukla 2860 meters
Day 15: Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu then transfer to Hotel
Day 16: Transfer you to airport for departure
#Airport pickup and drop service by private vehicle
#Round trip flights Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu
#Full board 3 meals a day (breakfast, lunch, dinner) during the trek
#Best lodge accommodation during trekking period twin sharing basic
#Professional English speaking guide trained by Government of Nepal
#Highly experience staffs (2 guests: 1 porter basic)
#Trekking route map, trip achievement certificate
#All governmental procedure TIMS and permits
* Visa fees / international airfare to and from Kathmandu
* Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
* Personal expenses like telephone, internet, mineral water, bar bills, hot shower, battery recharge, extra porters & gears etc
* Tips for guides, porters (Tipping are expected but not mandatory)
Highest spots Gokyo ri, Kala Patthar & Everest base camp are most outstanding features to make Everest base camp trek of a lifetime. Everest base camp via gokyo lakes offers awe-inspiring natural beauty come to enjoy the ultimate expeditions.