Gokyo Lake Trek
Gokyo Lake Trek
Trekking in Khumbu region is always exciting and thrilling as trekking with the closer view of the world’s highest mountain and getting an opportunity to explore the ancient lifestyle and culture of Sherpa people is truly majestic. Gokyo Lake trek is one of the major trekking destination of Khumbu region. This marvelous journey takes us through the stunning valley of Gokyo offering the awesome views of excellent mountains, the biggest glacier of our country, Ngozumpa Glacier, Cho La Pass, Gokyo Ri and Kala Patthar alongside the Everest Base Camp.
Gokyo Lake trek gives you an awesome opportunity to view some of the highest mountain ranges of the world including Everest (Highest mountain of the world), Annapurna I, II, III &IV, Lhotse, Manaslu, Makalu, Cho-Oyu, Pumori, Amadablam, Shishgampa, Thamaserku and other many beautiful mountain ranges. You will also get an opportunity to explore the ancient lifestyle and culture of Sherpa people living in the Khumbu region since many years. The major attraction of this trek is the sightseeing of the majestic Gokyo lake and then hiking to the Gokyo Ri. Exploring a wide variety of flora and fauna along with the sightseeing of unique and dramatic landscapes is also another major attraction of this trek. You will also get another awesome opportunity to explore the gateway of Everest, Namche Bazar.
Gokyo Lake trek starts with a scenic flight to Lukla from Kathmandu. We will then trek to the gateway of Everest, Namche Bazar. After trekking via many Sherpa and Magar villages, we will reach to Gokyo Valley and one can see the magnificent Gokyo lake from this point. We will then do an early morning hike to reach Gokyo Ri which will offer the stunning panoramic views of mountain ranges including the highest peak of the world.