Gokyo valley is one of the most popular off the beaten treks of Nepal which lies on the west of Khumbu region. This trek offers the amazing panoramic views of mountains of Everest region. This region is a home land for the called Sherpa with the Tibetan influence.
Gokyo valley is one of the most popular off the beaten treks of Nepal which lies on the west of Khumbu region. This trek offers the amazing panoramic views of mountains of Everest region.
This region is a homeland for the called Sherpa with the Tibetan influence. During this trek, we can visit the Sherpa villages and explore their culture. We can explore many Buddhist monasteries on the way and many rare animals like musk deer, snow leopard, Himalayan Thar can be seen and there is a rumor that there is Yeti living in this region.
In this valley, there are many glacier lakes known as Gokyo Lake and the highest hill of the world Gokyo RI. This trek is for those people who are not able to take the physical stress of reaching the base camps. We provide best Gokyo valley trek package with reasonable price and experienced guide.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu (1300 m)
Day 02: At Kathmandu
Option: Kathmandu city sightseeing. (Pashupatinath, Bouddhanath, Monkey Temple)
Day 03: Kathmandu to Lukla to Phakding (2,800 m) 3-4 hours
Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440 m) 5-6 hours
Day 05: at Namche Bazaar
Day 06: NamcheBazzar to Phortse Village (3810 m) 5-6 hours
Day 07: Phortse to Machhermo (4,470 m) 5-6 hours
Day 08: Machharmo to Gokyo (4800 m) 5-6 hours
Day 09: climb in GokyoRi (5357 m) 5-6 hours
Day 10: Gokyo to Dole (4200m) 3-4 hours
Day 11: Dole to NamcheBazzar (3440m) 5-6 hours
Day 12: Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2650) 6-7 hours
Day 13: Lukla to Kathmandu (1300m)
Day 14: Transfer to the airport
Note: Weather conditions at Lukla can affect flight times and departures so we therefore advise you to have at least 2 extra days in your itinerary between your expected Everest trek completion date and your departure flight from Nepal. In the case of emergencies you can take a shared Helicopter, which can fly in conditions not suitable for planes, from Lukla to Kathmandu at an extra cost.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
After your arrival in Kathmandu airport, our staff will pick you from there and transfer you to the hotel.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu
Today we will visit around the Kathmandu Valley and explore some important heritage site like Pashupatinath Temple, Durbaar squares etc.
Day 03: Flight to Lukla and Trek to Phakding
We will catch doemstic flight from Kathmandu and enjoy the scenic flight to Lukla. From Lukla we will trek to Phakding and stay overnight there.
Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar
Today we will start our trek to Namche Bazaar, a beautiful village. We have to walk a bit uphill but during the trek we will witness the amazing view of Mt. Everest.
Day 05: At Namche Bazaar
We will explore around the Namche Bazaar today. We will visit Khumjung village and have acclimatization as well.
Day 06: Namche Bazaar to Phortse village
Today we will head towards Phortse village from Namche Bazaar exploring beauty around it.
Day 07: Phortse to Machhemro 4-5 hours
Today’s walk will help us to experience the beautiful views of Mt. Cho Oyu and Thamserku. Beside it when we reach Machhemro we will experience beautiful scene around.
Day 08: Machhemro to Gokyo 3-4 hours
Today is our important day of our trek. During the trail, we will enjoy the Himalayan views and glacial moraine before reaching Gokyo. We stay overnight at Gokyo.
Day 09: Climb in Gokyo
Today we will explore Gokyo and climb to Gokyo Lake as well. We will explore the beautiful site of Gokyo village and amazing views of Panorama.
Day 10: Gokyo to Dole
Today form Gokyo village trail goes through beautiful sherpa village and we will stay overnight at Gole.
Day 11: Dole to Namche
After having breakfast, today we will head towards Namche again. During the trail we will experience sherpa villages. We stay overnight at Lodge.
Day 12: Namche to Lukla
Now we will move ahead towards Lukla to return back. We have to walk downhill through rhododendron forests. We stay overnight at Lukla.
Day 13: Fly to Kathmandu
According to flight schedule we will catch domestic flight from Lukla and return back to Kathmandu.
Day 14: Departure
Our officer will drop you off to Kathmandu airport for your flight to home.
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