Gokyo Everest Trekking

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The Gokyo Lake or upper Dudh Khosi valley offers a fine and arguably even more spectacular route into the heart of Khumbu than the popular direct trail up the Khumbu valley especially when combined with a crossing of the Cho La to Lobuche. This is a super trek with stunning views of world highest top mt.Everest, Lotse, ChoOyu and hundreds peaks. Walking through the Sherpa houses, knowing their interesting   culture, unique hospitality, passing the hundreds of Yaks & Yak pastures and making fun!  Walking highland way but the wonderful ice lakes, icy paths and the beautiful Gokyo lake with the world tallest peak Everest gives you the real wonders and the heart beating views  - Unbelievable !!!

Gokyo Everest Trekking Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airport (1345m). There you will be met by our Airport Representative and transferred to hotel by private tourist vehicle. Overnight at hotel.

Day 02: Sightseeing around Kathmandu Valley. Overnight at hotel.

Day 03: Fly to Lukla (2804 meters) trek to Phakding (2610 meters) 3 hours.

Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazar (3440m)

Today we all most hike up to Namche bazzar. It is an uphill hike and the hardest day in your trek. Trekking slowly and stopping frequently for photographs, we take lunch on the way, cross a long suspension bridge over Dudhkoshi river and finally reach Namche Bazzar.Namche is the headquarter of Everest region, an active mountain village where you will get almost everything you will wish as a trekker- shops, restaurants and bar, a bakery, hotel with hot showers and electric power, trekking gears , and even internet facilities are here.

Day 05: Namche Bazaar Acclimatization day.

Day 06: Namche Bazzar - Dole-(4,110 m): 5-6 hrs

Day 07: Dole - Machherma-(4,470 m): 4-5 hrs

Day 08: Machharma - Gokyo (4800 m): 3-4 hrs

Day 09: Gokyo Valley: Acclimatization Day

Day 10: Hike - Gokyo Ri (5357 m) - Thaknak (4750 m): 5-6 hrs

Day 11: Thagnak to Cho La pass (5,367m/17,604 ft) to Dzongla (4700m):7-8 hours

Day 12: Dzongla to Lobuche (4940m): 2 - 3 hours

Day 13: Lobuche- Everest Base Camp (5357 m)-Gorak Shep (5170 m): 6-7 hrs

Day 14: Gorak Shep - Kala Patthar (5545 m) - Pheriche (4280 m): 7-8 hrs

Day 15: Pheriche-Pangboche-Tengboche-Namche Bazzar (3,440 m): 5-6 hrs

Day 16: Trek to Monjo village The same way retrace.

Day 17: Trek to Lukla. The same way retrace.

Day 18: Lukla-Kathmandu. An early morning flight gives you time to reflect upon the mountains you have recently visited for one last time while on the 35-minute Scenic flight back to Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel.

Day 19: Half day Sighseeing in Swyambhunath Temple and Budhanilkantha Temple. Last minute shopping day. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 20: Departure to International Airport by car/jeep/ . Farewell. Have a safe journey to your home country.

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