Gokyo valley trek
Gokyo Lakes Trek is a time-honored trekking path among the Everest stage so much mixes of the attribute richness, enterprise, then different qualities. Have with Gokyo Valley Trek, the point of view concerning the gorgeous perspective about the tallest Everest then rankings over other on entire shapes then sizes the Himalayas, the largest ice matter between the Nepalese Himalayas than the assortment about verdure sordid than the remarkably fine settlements among the area.
Join our Gokyo Lakes Trek in conformity with suffice round the notable turquoise lotus lakes and diverse side regarding the Himalayas now not seen beyond the EVEREST BASE CAMP along frostbitten waterways as bring non secular yet social worth for partial human beings or buildings the wellspring over forceful yet wealthy Sapta Koshi River, the greatest movement among Nepal. stability longevity
Our 17 days Gokyo Valley Trek takes ye in conformity with the much less famous yet greater colorful shire who is regular, environmental or religious magnitude in conformity with regional human beings yet company alike. The day out starts offevolved together with the taking care of over the antiquated, neighborly yet chronicled legacies concerning Kathmandu valley including the Newari culture, customized yet road regarding life so much has been into presence in view that ages. From so point onward, the flight regarding round 35 minutes takes you to the bright Lukla Airport.
Taking below the organisation of the strong Dudh Koshi River and getting a worth outdoors concerning the perspective about Mt. Everest, Ama Dablam and unique pinnacles so much ignores our trekking trail, we passage thru a little cities then the botanical, faunal different qualities on Sagarmatha National Park in imitation of achieve the buzzing city on Namche Bazaar. A whilst additional we pace above towards the much less voyaged ways we meander of the path thru settlements on Dole yet Machhermo earlier than the luscious Gokyo valley invites us.
After waking up of the Gokyo valley, some of the most remarkable locations on the planet, we wake up the Gokyo-Ri because of a magnificent consider of the extraordinary Ngozumba icy matter together with a panoramic show of Gokyo Lakes. Mt. Everest (8,848m), Mt. Lhotse (8,511m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,153m) yet Mt. Makalu (8,463m) are the 5 nearly astounding mountains seen out of here.
From Gokyo, we shall in modern times chief onward in conformity with Gorakshep through Lobuche by opposite bank the ambitious Chola Pass. We shall explore the Everest Base Camp then pace similarly in the direction of Pheriche while touring the Kalapathar. Lastly, we fulfill our try again in conformity with Namche via Pangboche yet Tengboche. Upon reaching Lukla, we shall receive a departure returned to Kathmandu the subsequent morning.
Gokyo Valley Trek gives the ideal putting in imitation of trekking in a similar way your bravery needs. Also, the months of September according to December and March to May peruse among so the superior seasons for this trekking. Join Three Diamond Adventure team because a professionally designed itinerary with a proficient then attributes assistance which considers acclimatization namely one an essential element throughout the trek. We secure as you arrive the superior outdoors concerning the trekking background of the locale together with assuagement then security.
Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu airport pick up to hotel, over night at Kathmandu.
Upon your arrival one of our airport representatives will welcome you at the Tribhuvan International Airport and after that transfer you to the hotel in Kathmandu. Overnight at Kathmandu.
Day 02: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla trek to Phakding 5hr (alt 2610m) over Night at Tea House
We will take a superb flight from Kathmandu to reach Lukla (2827m). After the 40 minutes flight, we will land in a landing strip and our porter will help us hold our luggage. After that we will march down to the Dudhkoshi River, where we hook up with the major pathway to Namche Bazaar. After walking all the way passing the small area of Ghat (2550m), we will arrive at Phakding. Overnight at Tea House in Phakding.
Note: The weather in Lukla is unpredictable and always changing. Sometimes due to bad weather, sometimes the flight may be delayed or cancelled. If the flight is cancelled, you will have to return back to the hotel. The transportation back to the hotel and accommodation on this night is not included. You will have to pay additional for this yourself. If the weather is clear next day, you will get either 3rd or 4th flight to Lukla. If still the weather is not clear, there will be option for helicopter flight also. The cost for helicopter flight is not fixed. It will be quoted by the airlines on the same day. The airlines will use your flight ticket plus, you will have to pay additional approx 250 to 300 USD. The total cost for helicopter flight is 500 USD approx. You will have to pay additional 250 to 300 USD combining your Lukla flight ticket. The weather problem is rare, it only happens sometimes. But you need to know this information in case the weather goes bad. This does not happens all the time, this is only a important information you need to know.
Day 03: Hiking up to Namche bazaar 5hr (alt 3440m) over Night at Tea house.
Today, we will hike to Namche Bazaar from Phakding taking around 5 hours. We will hike across the river all the way via the blue pine and rhododendron forest. Then, we go crosswise to the Dudh Koshi at Benkar and enjoy the sights of snowy mountains Kusum Kanguru (6369m), Thamserku (6623m) etc. The path then becomes rather difficult including an upright climb to Namche Bazaar. After crossing a suspension bridge we will climb to Namche Bazaar. Overnight at Tea House.
Day 04: Rest day Namche Bazaar explore Hiking up to Everest view hotel to see Mt: Everest View (alt 8848m) & Ama Dablam (6856m), Thamserku (alt 6608m) over Night at tea house.
Today we will have a rest day and visit around Namche Bazaar for proper adaptation with the setting at the height. Namche is a well-off village located in a large secluded hollow. And the astonishing scene from here is landscape of the Khumbu peaks including the views of the highest peak of the world, Everest as well as Ama Dablam (6856m), Thamserku (6608m) etc. Overnight at Tea House.
Day 05: Hiking up to Dole 5hr (alt 4200m) over Night at Tea house.
As we will start trekking to Dole from Namche the beginning part before reaching Sagnasa has easy and pretty plane path. After we traverse this city we will meet the intersecting path and then we will follow trail making way up to arrive at Dole. The spot is more beautiful during the spring time with blossoming flowers.
Day 06: Hiking up to Machherma, 4hr (alt 4470m) over night at tea house.
On this day we will climb steadily all along the plane of the gorge. Here we can perceive the rhododendron as well as juniper as the altitude raises. Fabulous views of Cho Oyu, Thamserku, Kantega begins to appear on our way up. We have a short trek today and we will reach at Machermo taking around 4 hours. Overnight at tea house.
Day 07: Rest day in Machhermo Explore there over Night at tea house.
We have a day rest today in Machhermo for proper adaptation in order to avoid altitude sickness. Optionally, we can explore around the area of Machhermo. Overnight at teahouse in Machhermo today too.
Day 08: Hiking up to Gokyo 5hr (alt 4790m) over Night at tea house.
Today, we will walk further from Machhermo; we keep on trekking to be rewarded by the lakes at Gokyo which flows down to the west of the Ngozumpa Glacier. We will go across the 3 arresting lakes and transverse the third lake, Dudh Pokhari. And to the East shore we can see the settlement of Gokyo. Walking all along the lake, we will spot the landscape of wonderful peaks of Cho Oyu as well as Gyachung Kang. We will trek for around 5 hours today. Overnight at teahouse.
Day 09: Early in the morning Hiking up to Gokyo peak 3hr alt(5360m) from there you we will see Excellent view of Mt: Everest & Makalu & back to down Gokyo, trek to down Dole over Night at tea house
On this day we will hike up to Gokyo Peak taking around 3 hours and reach at an elevation of 5360m. From the peak, we can witness the striking panorama of Mt. Everest, Makalu etc. Then we will walk back moving downward to reach Gokyo again. We will trek further down to reach Dole. Overnight at teahouse.
Day 10: Trek to the down Khumjung Village 6hr alt (3780m) over Night at tea house
On this day we will depart from Dole which is beautiful during the spring time with blossoming flowers. We will trek down to Khumjung village lying at an elevation of 3780m taking around 6 hours. With a short walk we will reach to secret valley called Khumjung village, one of the major villages of the region. Here we will visit Monastery of Khumjung and explore the surroundings Sherpa village too Overnight at teahouse.
Day 11: Trek to Down Manjo 5hr, alt (2835m) over Night at tea house
Walking ahead from Khumjung Village, on this day we will trek to Monjo that falls at an altitude of 2835m taking around 5 hours. Overnight at teahouse.
Day 12: Trek to Lukla 5hr alt (2840m) over night at tea house.
On this day, we will leave Monjo and trek further to reach Lukla that is located at the height of 2840mtaking around 5 hours. This is the last day of our trek. Here we can celebrate before departing for Kathmandu the next day.
Day 13: Early in the Morning fly to Kathmandu over Night at Hotel.
Today early in the morning, we will get ready for the access to our plane to return back to Kathmandu. Then, we will be transferred back to our hotel. Remaining day, we can explore around Kathmandu or do some shopping. Overnight in hotel.
Day 14: Sightseeing Tour in Kathmandu Valley (Swayambhunath & Boudhanath Pashupatinath Temple & patan durbar square and over night at Kathmandu.
After breakfast, we will have a wonderful full day sightseeing trip to Pashupatinath, the main holy spot for Hindus; Boudhanath, biggest stupa and Patan City, rich in art and architecture; and we will also visit Monkey Temple, Swayambhunath. In the evening you will be free for personal activities. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 15: Morning Breakfast, Departure transfer to Kathmandu Airport
Today is the last day in Nepal. In the morning after having the breakfast, our airport representative will drive you to the Kathmandu airport for bidding goodbye.
- Airport Pick up and Drops by car/van/bus.
- 3 Night's Standard Dccommodation in Kathmandu (on the arrival day and after the Trekking).
- Your meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the Trekking.
- All necessary paper works and national park entry permits.
- Domestic Flight Ticket (LUK-KTM-LUK) / domestic airport Tax.
- All accommodations in lodges/Tea Houses during the Treks.
- Trekkers' Information Management System (TIMS) . National Park Entry Permits
- An experienced, helpful and friendly Guide, porters (1 porter for 2 peoples). Porter is not available for the solo traveler. Porter is available to a solo traveler with an additional cost.
- Porter, Salary, Food, Drinks, Accommodation, Transportation and Insurance for the Guide and Porter.
- All Transportation .
- Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
- Medical Supplies (First aid kit will be Available).
- Nepal entry visa fee you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu. You will require 2 passport size photos.
- Your Travel insurance. The Insurance must cover medical, accidental, natural disasters, emergency evacuation, Helicopter charges if needed and trip cancellation expenses along with baggage and gears’ lost, theft or damage.
- International Airfare and Airport Departure tax.
- Food (Lunch and Dinner) while you are in Kathmandu. you can choose from menu depend on food item per item $3-7 USD.
- Local Lukla government tax 20 USD per paid. Pay at local counter at Lukla.
- Your personal expenses, Laundry.
- Personal and trekking Equipment.
- All the Alcoholic and non Alcoholic Drinks. (tea, coffee, mineral water)
- Sweet things like hot chocolate and desert.
- Local Lukla government tax 20 USD per paid. Pay at local counter at Lukla.
- Internet, WIFI, Heater charge.
- Tips for the Guide and Porter.
Price From : 1299 USD
Trip Duration 15 Days
Price From 1299 USD
TRIP GRADE Challenge
TRIP STYLE Trekking
MAX PERSON 1+ Pax
MEALS Full Board