Everest via Gokyo Lakes Trek - 15 Days

Everest via Gokyo Lakes Trek

Everest Base Camp via Gokyo Lakes Trek 15 days is an extended version of Everest Base Camp Trek. One of the finest trekking in Everest, it offers to explore the magical village of Gokyo. The glacial lakes, the interesting Himalayan pass of Chola and the mesmerizing views of Everest mountain range at Gokyo ridge are the major highlights of this trek.

The tea house type trekking in Everest, the Everest via Gokoy Lakes Trek is a fully guided trip. The guide and the crew members of the trekking are highly experienced ones. The route to Gokyo Lakes diverts from Namche Bazar then goes to Gokyo Valley. It then allows to visit the beautiful glacial lakes, then head off to Chola Pass. The fantastic trip to Gokyo Lakes then goes to Everest Base Camp. It then ends up with collecting the fantastic sunrise views at Kalapatthar.

Everest Base Camp via Gokyo Lakes Trek Highlights

  • Experience the scenic flight to Lukla airport- one of the adventurous airports in the world.
  • Visit Namche Bazar- the Sherpa Capital and the home of the mountaineers.
  • Visit the wonderful valley of Gokyo and explore the glacial lakes around the valley.
  • Hike to Gokyo ri-for the best views of Himalayas.
  • Pass Chola La- one of the highest Himalayan passes in the world.
  • Go to Everest Base Camp- the best part of the trek.
  • Go to Kala Patthar- the best place to see Mount Everest.

Everest Base Camp via Gokyo Lakes Trek Short Itinerary

  • Day 01: Fly to Lukla (30 minutes) and trek to Phakding (4/5 hours’ trek/2610m.).
  • Day 02: Trek to Namche Bazar (3440m./6/7 hours’ trek).
  • Day 03: Rest day. Side hike to Everest view point (2 hours’ hike).
  • Day 04: Trek to Dhole (4110m./5/6 hours’ trek).
  • Day 05: Trek to Machhermo (4470m./5/6 hours’ trek).
  • Day 06: Trek to Gokyo valley (4790m./5/6 hours’ trek).
  • Day 07: Hike to Gokyo ri (5357m./3 hours) and explore the glacial lakes
  • Day 08: Trek to Thangnag (4700m./5/6 hours’ trek)
  • Day 09: Pass Chola (5368m.) and trek to Dzonghla (4830m./6/7 hours’ trek).
  • Day 10: Trek to Lobuche (4910m./5/6 hours’ trek).
  • Day 11: Trek to Gorakshep (5140m./3 hours’ trek), then Everest base camp and back to Gorakshep (4 hours’ trek.)
  • Day 12: Hike to Kalapatthar (5545m./2 hours’ hike) and trek down to Pheriche (4240m./5/6 hours’ trek).
  • Day 13: Trek back to Namche Bazar (3440m./5/6 hours’ trek).
  • Day 14: Trek back to Lukla (2810m./6/7 hours’ trek).
  • Day 15: Fly back to Kathmandu (30 minutes).

The Everest via Gokyo Lakes is fully customizable. Our travel experts are available to assist on your travel plan. If you are looking to a different trek in Everest then, choose any of the following trekking routes in Everest;

  1. Trek to Everest Base Camp
  2. Three Passes to Everest Base Camp Trek 
  3. Everest Sunrise Trek 

Or if you planning for to peak climbing in Nepal and particularly the peak climbing in Everest then;

  1. Island Peak Trek 
  2. Mera Peak Trek
Day 1
Fly to Lukla (30 minutes) and trek to Phakding (4/5 hours' trek/2610m.).

Attractions

Lukla airport

One of the exciting airports in the world.

Phakding

Small settlements at the lap of the Himalayas.

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis.

Meals: Lunch and Dinner Included.

Day 2
Trek to Namche Bazar (3440m./6/7 hours' trek).

Attractions

Hillary bridge

One of the finest suspension bridges. After the moment crossing the bridge, the glimpses of Mount Everest can be seen.

Namche Bazar

The Sherpa capital, a wonderful village at the lap of Khongde mountain.

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Day 3
Rest day. Side hike to Everest view point (2 hours' hike).

Attractions

Everest view point

One of the best places in Everest to see the mountain views including the highest in the world.

Namche Bazar

One of the finest, beautiful villages in Everest.

Accommodation: at a teahouse on twin/double sharing basis.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Day 4
Trek to Dhole (4110m./5/6 hours trek).

Attractions

Phortse Thanga

Small beautiful village at the lap of the Himalayas.

Rhododendron Forest

Go through the forest of Nepal’s national flower.

Dhole

Small settlement at the lap of the mountains.

Accommodation: at a local on twin/double sharing basis

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Day 5
Trek to Machhermo (4470m./5/6 hours trek).

Attractions

Mountain views

Enjoy the super views of the Himalayas.

Accommodation: at a local on twin/double sharing basis

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Day 6
Trek to Gokyo valley (4790m./5/6 hours trek).

Attractions

Gokyo valley

A nice village at the Himalayas and sorounded by the lakes.

Accommodation: at a local on twin/double sharing basis

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Day 7
Hike to Gokyo ri (5357m./3 hours) and explore the glacial lakes

Attractions

Gokyo ri

The Ri- means the ridge and the Goyo ri is the place to see the best views of the Himalayas.

Gokyo lakes

Go and visit the wonderful glacial lakes of the valley.

Accommodation: at a local on twin/double sharing basis

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Day 8
Trek to Thangnag (4700m./5/6 hours trek)

Attractions

Mountain views

Enjoy the super views of mountains.

Accommodation: at a local on twin/double sharing basis

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Day 9
Pass Chola (5368m.) and trek to Dzonghla (4830m./6/7 hours trek).

Attractions

Cho La Pass and Mountain views

One of the exciting

Himalayan passes. Enjoy the better views of Himalayas too.

Accommodation: at a local on twin/double sharing basis

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Day 10
Trek to Lobuche (4910m./5/6 hours trek).

Attractions

Mountain views

Collect the super views of mountain views. The route itself is a fine one for the trekking.

Accommodation: at a local on twin/double sharing basis

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Day 11
Trek to Gorakshep (5140m./3 hours' trek), then Everest base camp and back to Gorakshep (4 hours' trek.)

Attractions

Everest Base Camp

Get to the foothills of the highest mountain in the world.

Accommodation: at a local on twin/double sharing basis

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Day 12
Hike to Kalapatthar (5545m./2 hours' hike) and trek down to Pheriche (4240m./5/6 hours' trek).

Attractions

Kalapatthar

One of the best places to see sunrise at Mount Everest. Kalapatthar offers the greater views of Mount Everest than base camp too.

Accommodation: at a local on twin/double sharing basis

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Day 13
Trek back to Namche Bazar (3440m./5/6 hours trek).

Attractions:

Namche Bazar

The Sherpa capital. One of the finest settlement in Everest.

Accommodation: at a local on twin/double sharing basis

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Day 14
Trek back to Lukla (2810m./6/7 hours trek).

Attractions

Lukla airport

One of the exciting airports around the world.

Accommodation: at a local on twin/double sharing basis

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Day 15
Fly back to Kathmandu (30 minutes).

Accommodation: Not included this day

Meals: Breakfast Included

Inclusion

  • Domestic flight (Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu) by reputed airlines only.
  • An experienced English speaking guide and his all expenses during the trekking
  • 1 porter for 2 trekkers and their all expenses during the trekking.
  • Food (14 breakfasts, 14 lunches, 14 dinners) during the trekking.
  • 14 nights' accommodation at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis.
  • All the permits needed for the trekking
  • All the government taxes and company service charges

Exlusion

  • International flight
  • Travel insurance (recommended to get the insurance that covers the medical and emergency evacuation from 5500 meters).
  • Food and accommodation in Kathmandu.
  • Personal expenses (Wi-Fi, Hot water, hot shower, gadget charging fees, laundries etc)
  • Tipping
  • Anything does not mention in the inclusion.

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