The everest is one of the most astounding scene provided by the Himalayas. Helping prove this fact right, gokyo trek helps to explore many parts of the region in the most dynamic way possible. It offers mountain scenery, exotoic peep into the wildlife of the area, friendly Sherpa rurals, religious monasteries and natural peace. Before settibg off to Lukla, we have a few hours of sightseeing in kathmandu, one of the most diversed and friendly cities. After the sight seeing, we fly to the rurals of lukla.From Lukla, we head to the Dudh Kosi Valley.Viewing the astounding beauty of the Valley, we head to Namche Bazaar and then trek into the destination of Gokyo Valley
Soaring Upwards gradually we treat purselves with more enchnts of nature. Ascending frommthe cliff, We also try a series of short trekking days to properly accimatize to the climate.After trekking beside the moraines of Ngozumpa Glacier and turquoise elegant lakes to reach our lodge in Gokyo, we trek to Gokyo Ri (5360m) which provides a view of all of the regionís 8000-metre peaks including Everest, Lhotse, Makalu and Cho Oyu. Tasting these breath taking panorama, we trek from Phortse to Dingboche as incliuding the main trail to Everest, which we follow to Gorak Shep. From the Gorak shep, we make the trip to most desirable round trip, trail to the Everest base camp. It's pretty much of a rugged trail.From this point, we get a nice 360 degree view of the entire range. Though reckoned as a difficult and immense ascend to this mountain route, it provides a short but steep climb to Kala Patar, which is the highlight of the trek for many. This might be the end of the beautiful Gokyo trek. Thus, we head back to Lukla viweing the great Thyangboche monastery.
Day to Day Itinerary
Day 1 This is the day of arrival in Kathmandu 1,310m.
Day 2 On second day, the flight from Kathmandu to Lukla 35 min is taken. There's also a trek to Phakding 4 hours 2,610m Overnight stay at Lodge.
Day 3 Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440m 5 hours Overnight at Lodge.
Day 4 Fourth day is granted as a rest day for Acclimatization at Namche Bazaar. Night stay Lodge.
Day 5 Six to seven hours trek to Tengboche 3,860m Night stay at Lodge.
Day 6 Continues with a trek to Dingboche 4,410m 5/6 hours and night stay at Lodge.
Day 7 Trek to Lobuche 4,930m 5/6 hours Overnight at Lodge.
Day 8 Trek to Gorakshep 5,140m 4/5 hours, Afternoon Trek to Everest Base Camp 5,364m and also returning back to Gorakshep Overnight at Lodge
Day 9 Followed by a early morning climb to Kalapathar 5,545m enjoy the incredible view of various Montains like Everest, Khumbase, Pumari, Mount Choyu etc then trek down to Labuche 6/7 hours walk 4,930m. Overnight at Lodge.
Day 10 Trek to Dzongla 4,830m 4 hours Overnight at Lodge
Day 11 Trek to via Chola pass 5,368m, Than Trek Down to Thangna 4,700m 6/7 hours Night stay at Lodge.
Day 12 Trek to Gokyo 4,790m 5 hours Overnight at Lodge.
Day 13 Early morning climb to Gokyo-Ri 5,357m see the incredible view of Ngozumba glacier, Mount Everes,Tabuche Cholatse, Amadablam, Thamserku, Makalu, and many etc then trek down to Machhermo 4470m. 6/7 hours walk to get there. Night stay at Lodge.
Day 14 Also, a short trek to Namche 3,440m 6/7 hours Overnight at Lodge.
Day 15 Trek to Lukla 2,827m 4 to 5 hours Overnight at Lodge.
Day 16 Morning flight back to Kathmandu is taken. From the airport to the hotel.
Day 17 This is the day of departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination.
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