Gokyo Valley Trek
Gokyo Valley Trek with Everest Base Camp Loop 18 Days via Cho La Pass extraordinary adventure export trip day to day details itinerary arrival to Departure with Competitive cost Value for solo and group visitor intensification Himalayas scrutiny with highest mountain in the world, Everest at 8,848m, and many highest peak over the 8,000m peaks such as Lhotse, Cho Oyu, and Makalu.
View from Gokyo Ri
Gokyo valley trek (Gokyo Ri) also proffer blue color crystal clear Gokyo Lakes, 5th lakes and climb Gokyo Ri 5560mtr Peak summit without climbing permits, perfect panorama view of Mount Everest, Mount Lhotse and Mount Makalu, it is much more beautiful sunrise and the sunset view from Kokyo Ri, we lead Gokyo valley and Everest base camp trek since 1997 till now and have more photos which are taken from Gokyo Ri.
About Gokyo Valley
Gokyo valley trek is also in Khumbu region excusably the most famous of all trekking destination and Populated by Sherpa villages and Sherpa cultures heritage attractions, However, the Gokyo Valley Everest region Possess many more fabulous and beautiful mountains, as well as some of the most rewarding trekking anywhere in the Global. The Gokyo Valley Trek and Everest Base Camp is a model trek which follows in the footsteps of Hillary and Tenzing Norgay.
Kalapattar is also known as a black rocky hill. the trek starts with an exhilarating 35 minutes Airstrip at Lukla, and slowly upper Khumbu to the Sherpa capital of Namche Bazaar, following the valley of the Dudh Kosi. It is not long before you quick look your first view of Everest as it peeks above the Lhotse-Nuptse ridge before Namche, after a day acclimatisation in Namche then further up to the Gokyo Lakes and Everest Base camp.
Trails to Gokyo Valley Trek
Trails to Gokyo Valley Trek, Most of the trails follow centuries-old yak trail natural Himalayas, there is further coverage to heights as the rank steeper follows to Gokyo Valley Rivers and Dudhkoshi Rivers where is bridges, as the trails follow often along riversides. bridges are constructed with cables wire and iron box, and flat timber strong enough for a heavily laden yak.
Gokyo Valley Trekking Itinerary
Day 01: Arrive international airport in Kathmandu, transport to a selected hotel at Thamel 3 star category.
Day 02: Fly to Lukla early morning (2800 meters. 35 minutes) and trek to Phakding (2640 meters. 3 hours walking) and stay overnight at Lodge
Day 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440 meters.6/7 hours walking) stay overnight at Lodge
Day 04: Rest day in Namche Bazaar acclimatisation explore around Sherpa village
Day 05: Trek to Dole 5 hours walk, overnight at lodge
Day 06: Trek to Machhermo (3820 meters. 5/6 hours walking) stay overnight at Lodge
Day 07: Trek to Gokyo (4760 meters..) 4 hours walking) stay overnight at Gokyo hamlet
Day 08: Visit Gokyo Peak (5560 meters.) in the morning (4 ½ hours walking) stay overnight at Lodge in Gokyo
Day 09: Trek to tang NAK 5 hours walk, overnight at lodge
Day 10: Trek to Zhong la via Chola Pass (5320 meters. 6/7 hours walking) stay overnight at lodge
Day 11: Trek to Lobuche (4930 meters. 4 hours walking) stay overnight at Lodge
Day 12: Trek to Gorakshep 3 hour walking, same day visit to Everest base camp and back to Gorakshep, overnight at Lodge
Day 13: Visit Kalapattar (5545 meters. Early in the morning for the best Everest view) trek back to Lobuche/ or Pheriche (5 /6 hours walking stay Overnight at lodge
Day 14: Trek back to Tengboche (3867 meters. 5 hours walking) stay overnight at Lodge
Day 15: Trek back to Namche 5 hours walking) stay overnight at Lodge
Day 16: Trek to Lukla (7 hours walking) and overnight at Lodge
Day 17: fly back to Kathmandu early in the morning around 07:00 AM (35 minutes) overnight at hotel
Day 18: Departure Day in your home country. We provide you transport to international Tribhuvan airports
Equipment for Gokyo Valley Trek
Recheck your Equipment list after planning to Gokyo Valley – Everest Trek. Make sure you have enough gear to be warm and comfortable but without overloading. Usually, you will experience warm days and cold nights depending on altitude and the time of year.
For footwear, best walking boots with suitable ankle support that have been worn-in prior to the trek, and which are waterproof, warm socks, Gaiters for the winter season, loose casual trousers, Thermal Leggings, a Long skirt for women, trousers, and Waterproof Trousers.
For body Selection of T-shirts, and long sleeved shirts, preferably not cotton, Thermal shirt, warm shirt, possibly Fleece, Fleece jacket or warm wool jumper. Windproof, waterproof outer higher altitudes, Down jacket Sleeping Bag (optional for cold nights & mornings; can be hired in Kathmandu cheaply) and for head and hand, Wool or fleece hat, or balaclava. Hat or cap for sun protection while trekking, Sunglasses or goggles, Warm gloves, sun cream.