Gokyo Lake Trek (11712)

Gokyo Lake
1,250 USDfor a group of 1-20 people
Walking tour
4-9 hours
The start time of the tour is agreed upon with the tour guide

No booking fees at the time of ordering a tour. The tour guide will receive a request for this tour and will contact you.

Description of the tour

Tour itinerary: Kathmandu → Khumjung → Kathmandu

The Gokyo Lake Trek is a mesmerizing adventure in the Everest region of Nepal, offering a unique blend of natural beauty, high-altitude lakes, and spectacular mountain panoramas. This trek is an ideal choice for trekkers seeking a slightly longer and more immersive Himalayan experience.

12-Day Itinerary:

Day 1: Kathmandu to Lukla, Trek to Phakding

Fly to Lukla from Kathmandu and trek to Phakding.

Begin the journey through picturesque villages and alongside the Dudh Koshi River.

Day 2: Phakding to Namche Bazaar

Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar.

Ascend through dense forests and reach the vibrant Sherpa town of Namche.

Day 3: Acclimatization Day in Namche Bazaar

Spend a day acclimatizing in Namche Bazaar.

Explore the town, visit the local market, and take in the stunning mountain views.

Day 4: Namche Bazaar to Dole

Trek from Namche Bazaar to Dole.

Traverse forests, cross suspension bridges, and enjoy scenic landscapes.

Day 5: Dole to Machhermo

Trek from Dole to Machhermo.

Pass through alpine meadows and enjoy glimpses of the stunning mountains.

Day 6: Machhermo to Gokyo

Trek from Machhermo to Gokyo.

Reach the turquoise Gokyo Lake and relish the incredible surroundings.

Day 7: Explore Gokyo Ri and Gokyo Lakes

Hike to Gokyo Ri for panoramic mountain views.

Explore the Gokyo Lakes and their serene beauty.

Day 8: Gokyo to Thangna

Trek from Gokyo to Thangna.

Pass by the Ngozumpa Glacier, the largest glacier in Nepal.

Day 9: Thangna to Cho La Pass, Trek to Dzongla

Cross the challenging Cho La Pass and descend to Dzongla.

Enjoy the adventure amidst high-altitude landscapes.

Day 10: Dzongla to Lobuche

Trek from Dzongla to Lobuche.

Enter the Khumbu Valley and enjoy close-up views of mountain peaks.

Day 11: Lobuche to Gorak Shep, Visit Everest Base Camp

Trek from Lobuche to Gorak Shep.

Hike to Everest Base Camp, immerse in the iconic surroundings.

Day 12: Hike to Kala Patthar, Return to Lukla

Early morning hike to Kala Patthar for sunrise views.

Descend to Lukla, concluding the trekking adventure.

The 12-day Gokyo Lake Trek offers an immersive exploration of the Everest region, with stunning lakes, high passes, and breathtaking mountain vistas. Ensure to stay updated on trekking regulations and local conditions before embarking on this remarkable journey.

The cost of the tour includes
Meeting at the hotel
Transportation to the hotel
Transportation costs
Entrance tickets
Food and drinks
Additional information
Book tour at least 7 days in advance
Tour suitable for children
Tour is suitable for the elderly

Important notes

Please contract us for revised price and customized itinerary.