Gokyo lakes trek takes to gokyo ri in gokyo valley Nepal

Gokyo Lakes trek to gokyo ri Nepal

Enjoy the fascinating Gokyo Lakes trek to gokyo ri Nepal

Moderate Gokyo lakes trek takes you to Gokyo ri on gokyo valley of Khumbu region Nepal. It is a great opportunity to observe “Ngozumpa glacier” the largest glacier of Nepal, fifth lake and the base camp of “Mount Cho Oyu 8,188m” the sixth highest mountain in the world. Gokyo lakes trek is an exciting trek offers the great view of stunning turquoise lakes 4,750 meters, 15,583 feet and Ngozumpa glacier similar to the moonscape.

The amazing high Mountain views including Mount Everest from Gokyo ri 5,357 meters, 17,575 feet is difficult describe in word come to see once. Nepal is a beautiful place in the world known for its fascinating Sherpa culture and breathtaking nature beauty. Many tourist from around the world visit Nepal every year for Gokyo trekking and to get pleasure from the spectacular combination of rich culture as well as natural diversity.

The Gokyo trek is similar to the Everest base camp trek and you need on stay 2 nights in the Namche Bazaar village to become accustomed. Then trek continue to discover gokyo valley along Phortse Thanga, Dole and Machhermo villages.Everest Gokyo lakes trekking in Nepal discover mountain view on Gokyo Ri trek map, cost and itinerary info

The picturesque landscapes, unique tradition, rich flora and fauna, and glorious history are what attract travelers to this destination. Besides this, the Gokyo lakes trek is a stunning journey to the appealing Gokyo lakes, and it is a spectacular viewpoint for a great vision of the Himalayas and the Everest.

The reasons for trekking are different for every individual. Some go for hiking to see the sun set or sun rise on the horizon. Others wish to discover the gorgeous lake and enjoy an energizing and revitalizing exploration around the lakes. Gokyo valley trek is the best option to see the culture, mountains, glacier, Lakes and stars at night; you are in high altitude close to the space enjoy your time.

After exploring the gokyo lakes valley and the largest glacier of Nepal, there are some possibilities to go to Everest base camp via Cho la pass 5,420 meters, 17,782 feet or Thame village via Renjo la pass 5360 meters 17585 feet or same way back to Lukla. In the Everest region, the Gokyo Ri trek is an alternative to the classic EBC trek.

The Gokyo valley comprises of six sacred glacial lakes and that by no means fail to fascinate the trekker with its charming beauty. Trekking in Gokyo valley is indeed very dramatic, and it provides an opportunity to explore Sherpa village and seek wildlife.

Gokyo trekking cost for foreigners per person basic
Gokyo lakes trek full board package cost US$: 1125
Service package cost US$: 445 (guide, porter, permit, bed, pickup and drop)

Gokyo lakes trek itinerary

Day 01: Arrival day at Kathmandu

Day 02: Flight to Lukla then trek to Phakding 2610 meters / 8563 feet

Day 03: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar 3440 meters / 11286 feet

Day 04: Rest day at Namche for acclimatization hike to Everest view point

Day 05: Trek from Namche to Phortse Tenga 3680 meters / 12073 feet

Day 06: Trek from Phortse Tenga to Machhermo 4470 meters / 14665 feet

Day 07: Trek from Machhermo to Gokyo 4790 meters / 15715 feet

Day 08: Hiking to Gokyo ri 5360 meters / 17585 feet and explore Gokyo valley

Day 09: Trek to Dole 4200 meters / 13779 feet via Machhermo

Day 10: Trek from Dole to Namche Bazaar 3440 meters / 11286 feet

Day 11: Trek from Namche to Lukla 2860 meters / 9383 feet

Day 12: Flight to Kathmandu then transfer to hotel

Day 13: Transfer you to airport for departure

What’s included in given cost?

#Airport pickup and drop service by private vehicle

#Round trip flights Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu worth US$354

#Full board meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) during Everest 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

#Sagarmatha national park permit and TIMS card

#Government taxes & office service charge

Service excludes

* 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)

If you have any question and confusion about package or interested to go for Gokyo lakes trek to explore Gokyo valley write us.

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12 thoughts on “Gokyo lakes trek takes to gokyo ri in gokyo valley Nepal

  • September 30, 2018 at 7:01 pm

    When travelling, no one should forget a camera, for the pictures we take will always be igniting the sweet sensations that we had on our trips. I believe not everything has been discovered yet but through adventures and having the courage of not losing the sight of the shore, we are able to find new destinations that no one ever knew.

  • September 3, 2018 at 12:24 pm

    Best post I have read till now I am really thankful to have the information from this post and image are also looking very great. Thanks a lot to share.

  • July 29, 2018 at 4:56 pm

    Absolutely beautiful! My camera and I would love to go!

  • July 28, 2018 at 11:21 am

    Very nice and detail article you have written here. I am more than happy reading such a great article about Nepal. Hats off to you..

    • July 29, 2018 at 4:33 am

      Very happy with your feed back!

  • July 27, 2018 at 3:56 pm

    For 1125 $ this is must for every adventure lover. I being there and done similar route. I will be back!

    • July 29, 2018 at 4:39 am

      You’re always welcome here in Nepal to explore the Everest trekking region and Gokyo valley of the Himalayas.

  • July 27, 2018 at 3:52 pm

    Nice and excellent post, very beautiful place, thank you for your valuable information

    • July 29, 2018 at 4:40 am

      Thank you for spending time to read all about gokyo lakes trek package

  • July 27, 2018 at 3:51 pm

    How much extra money i have to pay if i want to go explore Gokyo valley.

    • July 29, 2018 at 4:43 am

      It is better to book Chola pass trek that covers both highlights of Khumbu like Everest base camp with Gokyo lake Nepal. No need to pay extra, Here is the link of this package https://basecamptreknepal.com/cho-la-pass-trek

  • June 4, 2018 at 9:19 am

    Mount Everest is the ultimate peak to conquer and provides a challenge to the most daunting of mountaineers and trekkers. Many trekkers and adventure enthusiasts go trekking to Gokyo lakes with Everest Base Camp (EBC) trek safari. It is not is challenging at the same time.

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Holiday Trip Fact

Price: $ 1125
Grade: Moderate level
Season: March, April, May & Sept, Oct, Nov
Duration: 11 days
Operation: Tea house / lodge to lodge
Activities: Trekking and sightseeing
Group Size: Min 2
Highest access: 5360 meters / 17585 feet
Start From: Kathmandu to Lukla
Ending at: Lukla to Kathmandu