Gokyo Ri trek
Gokyo Ri trek is 11 days Moderate Alpine Peak Trekking in the Everest region, which is called Everest base camp alternative trail trek, Gokyo ri is known as Trekking peak which is allowed to the summit without climbing peak permits; it is required only Sagarmatha national park permit and Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality Entrance Permit. The Gokyo Ri rises 5,483 m height above the sea level, which is able to see uncountable Panorama Himalaya views from the top of Gokyo Ri.
Gokyo Ri trek difficulty sections are between peak and Lake which is 733 m. Distance from the Gokyo village, there are narrow rocky trails, and icy, slippery hill, particularly November and December are more difficult to climb because of the frozen snow, we do recommend micro spike for November and December who are planning to do this trek.
Gokyo peak is more delight for trekkers who are doing the Renjo La pass, Cho La pass, and Everest Base Camp.
Gokyo village also one of the attractions lake for the visitors, it is beautiful blue color largest Lakes heritage 4,750 m above seas level.
Teahouse in the Gokyo Lake
There is nice and clean tea houses accommodation in the Gokyo town; side of Gokyo lake, most of the tourist love to stay two nights in the Gokyo village for explores the Gokyo Ri and fifth-highest Ice Lakes for the panorama Himalaya views.
Time to climb the Gokyo Ri
Climb to Gokyo Ri from Gokyo valley, it takes one and half hours to difficulty summit, and make a group photo session, absorbs the Mountain views of Mount Everest, Mount Lhotse, Cho Oyu, slowly sunrise and mountain colour converts copper colours, smoothly flash silvers as natural white.
The trek starts after scenic flight to Lukla, treks to Phagding, Namche Bazaar, dole Machhermo, and Gokyo Lake, which follow naturally stone step trails same trails as used by locals Sherpa and “Yak” caravan supply the stuff to Machhermo and Gokyo.
Nepal Wilderness Trekking team leads this Trek with a qualified guide and well equip porters. Those who locally from Everest regions Sherpa guide, however, 11 days Gokyo Ri Trek offer reasonable cost and well accommodate schedule during the trek, including pick you up and drop to the Lukla airport, both way flight tickets, guide porters, meals, National park permits, Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality Entrance Permit, officially paperwork, etc.
on December 23, 2018.
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Trekking to Gokyo
Himal was able to arrange a porter guide and a porter for us who met us on arrival at Lukla. The porter and porter guide were insured and very helpful, don’t just hire guides from Lukla as they may not have the correct gear or insurance. I would be happy to hire guides through this company on my next trip to Nepal…more»