Gokyo Lake Trekking

Trip Facts

  • Trip Code: TTE-08,
  • Duration: 15 days,
  • Trip Destination: Gokyo Fifth Lake
  • Program Type: Tea House,
  • Max. Altitude: 5545m,
  • Activities: Trekking,
  • Mode of Travel: Flight/Land,
  • Start Trip: Kathmandu,
  • End Trip: Lukla,
  • Best Season: Autumn/spring,
  • Transportation: Aircraft,
  • Per Day Walking: 5/7 Hours,
  • Trip Grade: gradegrade
Gokyo Lake Trekking
Scenic journeys to the Everest region of Nepal; Trekking is the wildest walker holiday activity. Apart from reaching the base camp of Mount Everest the alluring Khumbu region holds numerous gorgeous places to visit. Gokyo Lakes Trekking journey in Nepal takes trekkers to blue turquoise lake mirroring the mighty mountains.

Prospect of reaching the shores of the Gokyo lake has an abundance of water coming out of world’s sixth mountain Mt. Choyou (8188 m) is not an ordinary holiday activity. Beholding most picturesque high pass the Renjo La Pass (5360 m) en-route of Everest Three High Passes Trek and residing in the tranquil Sherpa hamlet offers momentous holiday event of your life.

Trekking to Everest is pleased to present this vivacious short trekking route adventure in Khumbu region. On the vicinity of Everest Base Camp and Chola Pass (5420m.) Everest Base camp as well as Gokyo lake trek, both are the popular trekking in Khumbu Valley of Nepal. But better views from Gokyo Ri than Everest base camp. Gokyo Lake Trekking traverses through green lush sub-alpine forests of rhododendron, pines, and coniferous trees as well as hilly-Himalayan landscape. The Ramsar listed site has a total of six lakes under Gokyo Lake System. Among these six lakes third is the most popular and up to the fifth lake are accessible. Trekkers follow Everest Base Camp trek itinerary until they reach Namche Bazaar including acclimatization activities. Trekkers take the route of Mongla Danda with Mt. Tabuche on the backdrop leaving the route to Everest via Tengboche near Kyangjuma.

The Gokyo valley journey passes by small teahouse places like Dole and Machhermo with Mt. Cholatse and Tabuche looming large on the background. As trekkers travel north the sight of Mt. Choyou on far distant keeps on calling for adventure wanderer. First Lake welcomes trekkers and the second lake paves the way towards the ultimate third lake. At the shores of Gokyo Lake lays the beautiful Sherpa hamlet blessed by magnificent sunrise viewpoint hill of Gokyo Ri (5357 m). Trekkers trek to Fifth Lake as well during this adventure walking holiday in Everest region of Nepal. One can get a beautiful Tibetan side view of Mt. Everest during Fifth Lake Trekking. After marvelous sunrise view trek of Gokyo Ri trekkers get back to Lukla following the similar route. Mountains seen during this trip are as far as Mt. Makalu on the other side of Everest Trekking.

Get the best walking holiday package in Nepal with Trekking to Everest. Highly experienced trekking guides and the local way of managing things make your Gokyo Lake Trekking an informative and adventurous journey of your lifetime. Everest region is calling and choose the experts for such high altitude adrenaline rushing adventure in Nepal.

Trip Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive at the international airport in Kathmandu and meet our office staff then transport to Hotel Moon Light at Thamel, which is only catered for the tourists.
Day 02: Flight to Lukla and trek to Phakding Hiking distance: 3 to 4 hours.
Day 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar. Hiking distance: 6 to 7 hours
Day 04: Rest day  (Acclimatization) at Namche Bazar.
Day 05: Trek to Dole. Hiking distance 6 to 7 hours
Day 06: Trek to Macherma. Hiking distance 3 to 4 hours
Day 07: Trek to Gokyo Hiking distance 5 to 6 hour.
Day 08: Climb Gokyo peak or hike to Cho yo you base camp fifth lake. Hiking distance: 5 to 6 hours
Day 09: Trek to Phortse Hiking distance about 8 hours hike.
Day 10: Trek to Namche bazar Hiking distance 6 hrs.
Day 11: Trek to Lukla Hiking distance 6 to 7 hours.
Day 12: Flight out to Katmandu from Lukla.
Day 13: Departure Day in your home country. Himalaya View Treks will provide you with transport to the international Trivuwan airport

Cost Includes

1. Airport- hotel- airport pick up and drop by car/ van depend on group size.
2. two night Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu BB Basis 3 *** category.
3. Full day sightseeing with professional tour guide and car/ van full day,
4. Hotel- domestic airport- hotel by car/ van,
5. Both way flight tickets kathmandu / Lukla / kathmandu.
6. One fluent English speaking first aid training guide and required porters, 1 porter for 2 client
7. All meals (Breakfast, lunch and dinner) during your trekking,
8. Lodge accommodation on the way
9. Domestic airport taxes
10. Sagarmatha National park entrance permits, Tim card permit,
11. Guide's; porters food, lodge, flight, insurance, equipment, salary etc.

Cost Excludes

1. Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu.
2. All hard and soft table drinks.
3. Personal insurance.
4. Rescue operation charge if incase.
5. Tips for guide and porter.
6. International airfare.
7. Visa fee,
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