Gokyo Valley Trek - 15 Days

  • Destination: Nepal
  • Duration: 15 Days
  • Trip Grade: Moderate
  • Cost start: US$ 1195 (P/P)
  • Accomodation: Tea house/lodge
  • Trip Style: Trekking/hiking
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About Trip:

15 days Gokyo Valley Trek is one of the incompareable trekking routes of Sagarmatha National Park. Choosing Gokyo Valley Trek is the best way of avoiding crowed part like Everest base camp and explore naturally beauty Gokyo lakes, Glaciers and panoramic Himalayan vistas in 360 degree range from spectacular spot Gokyo Ri which stands us 5360m elevation. You will have one of the outstanding views of Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu which are above 8000m and many more marvelous peaks surroundings. This two weeks spectacular climbs almost as high as Everest Base Camp trek and offer even better jaw dropping Everest views. The trail follow the same route of Everest Base camp up to Kenjoma  and then follows the Dudh Koshi which is starts from Gokyo lake and glacier. Beside the largest of these lakes in a basin of snow peaks, Gokyo village is more satisfying destination than Gorakshep, not least because it is proper Sherpa village, complete with huge herds of Yaks. Gokyo trek will offers to explore up to fifth lakes which beauties are impossible to explain. The naturally beauty Gokyo valley is look like a piece of paradise. Your every single step of challenging hike let you feel pride standing at Gokyo Ri and overnight at Gokyo.

As you know Nepal Trekking Experts always love to provide you more option and alternative route. So if you have time then the Gokyo Valley Trek will offers to combine Cho La 5420m and continue to Everest Base camp 5364m and back different route. Or another option will be to cross Renjo La 5360m and get back to Namche which might be more interesting descending via alternative route and scenic views too. The best time doing Gokyo trek is September to November and March to May. If you have further query please feel free contact us.

Trip Highlights

Sagarmatha national park, Namche Bazzar and weekend Market, Khumjung monastery, Gokyo lakes, Gokyo Ri, Ngozumba Glacier, Everest, Cho Oyu, Makalu, Lhotse, Ama Dablam etc.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Welcome you at the Airport & transfer to the Hotel.

Day 02: Free day for trekking preparation and sightseeing

Day 03: Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2610m, 4 hrs)

Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m, 6 hrs)

Day 05: Acclimatize day

Day 06: Namche to Dole (4200m, 6/7 hrs)

Day 07: Dole to Machhermo (4400m, 4/5 hrs)

Day 08: Machhermo to Gokyo Lake (4790m,4 hrs)

Day 09: Extra day. Hike to Gokyo RI (5360m 3 hrs) overnight in Gokyo.

Day 10: Trek back to Dole

Day 11: Trek back to Namche

Day 12: Trek back to Lukla (2800m,7 hrs)

Day 13: Fly back to Kathmandu

Day 14: Leisure day

Day 15: Join with different program or Farewell

Trip cost includes/excludes:

  • Complementary all airports pick up drop
  • Complementary welcome dinner in typical Nepali restaurant with guide
  • 2 night accommodation in Kathmandu on Standard Hotel with Breakfast (Twin Sharing Base)
  • All necessary trekking permits like National park, TIMS etc.
  • 3 times meals a day such as Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner during trekking period.
  • Seasonal fresh fruits like Apple, Banana, Orange, Pomegranate etc.
  • All accommodation during mountain.
  • Complementary duffel bag/agency T-shirt (for your trekking equipment if needed)
  • Government registered, First Aid and Eco trained English Speaking professional local guide with medical kit
  • Staffs insurance, well paid salary, meal, accommodation, equipment, transportation etc..
  • Rescue Arrangements if needed
  • Certificate of achievement if needed
  • International airfare & Nepal visa fee
  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu
  • Personal Insurance, personal expenses, Laundry, Hot shower, Lost and theft etc.
  • Temple/monastery entrance fee
  • All drinks, chocolate bar etc.
  • Tip to Staffs

Note:- Above itinerary is just a guideline. If you are not satisfied please feel free customize your own.

Detail Itinerary

Day 01Welcome you at the Airport & transfer to the Hotel.

Welcome at Airport and transfer to the Hotel. Introduce about program then enjoy your first night with meal and drinks.

Day 02Free day for trekking preparation and sightseeing

Day 03Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2610m, 4 hrs)

Day 04Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m, 6 hrs)

Day 05Acclimatize day

Day 06Namche to Dole (4200m, 6/7 hrs)

Day 07Dole to Machhermo (4400m, 4/5 hrs)

Day 08Machhermo to Gokyo Lake (4790m,4 hrs)

Day 09Extra day. Hike to Gokyo RI (5360m 3 hrs) overnight in Gokyo.

Day 10Trek back to Dole

Day 11Trek back to Namche

Day 12Trek back to Lukla (2800m,7 hrs)

Day 13Fly back to Kathmandu

Day 14Leisure day

Day 15Join with different program or Farewell

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