Gokyo Lakes And Gokyo Ri Trek

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Gokyo Lakes and Gokyo Ri Trek is also counted as the short trek with only 14 days of trip itinerary. Going after the elevated pass of Cho La Pass covering 5,330 meter altitude into the glorified Everest Base Camp will make the trek easy. Due to its tempting side, a twine of turquoise lakes and curve of snow covered mountains has lured the trekkers to go for this package and Saribung Adventure too cannot stay idle without promoting this Nepal tours.
Trekking Gokyo Ri all along with Gokyo Lake will forecast forage settlement to arrive in Gokyo Lakes and then you need to ascend Gokyo Ri peak to observe panoramic vistas. Trekkers will get an occasion to examine eye-catching sceneries of Mt. Makalu, Mt. Everest and Cho Oyu along with numerous peaks. Gokyo Lake Trek counts visit around Gokyo Valley and Namche Bazaar putting together with an unbelievable hike in Gokyo Lake itself. In addition you are provided with abundance attractive vistas of Mount Everest with it are close to peaks. An area of Gokyo Lake is bounded by alpine lakes, mountainous valleys and several glaciers.
Gokyo Lakes and Gokyo Ri Trek is listed as moderate to difficult trek and its maximum elevation is coined as 5,350 meter. Likewise, if you plan the trek during March to May and September to December is refer as the best season to trek where you can trace the peaks without any obstruction. As prime activities you will involve in exploring the Gokyo Lake but Saribung Adventure will like to remind that to accomplish the trek with great delight you must be physically fit except that it is the responsibility of Saribug Adventure to make you fit for thetrip package.

Outline Itinerary
Day 01: Arrive in TIA, Kathmandu and trek preparation
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu and trek preparation
Day 03: Flight to Lukla (2,800m) and trek to Phakding (2,652m) 3-4 hrs
Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440m) 5-6 hrs
Day 05: Rest day
Day 06: Trek to Phorse Village (3,810m) 5 hrs
Day 07: Trek to Machhermo (4,470m) 5-6 hrs
Day 08: Trek to Gokyo (4,800m) 5-6 hrs
Day 09: Trek to Gokyo Ri (5,357m) and hike to Fifth Lakes 5-6 hrs
Day 10: Trek to Dole 3-4 hrs
Day 11: Trek back to Namche Bazaar 4-5 hrs
Day 12: Trek to Lukla 6-8 hrs
Day 13: Flight to Kathmandu and farewell dinner
Day 14: Final Departure!!!
Day 01: Arrive in TIA, Kathmandu
Are you excited to inward in Nepal? So now it’s time to enjoy the holidays in Nepal with delightful company of Saribung Adventure. The representative staff will come to receive you at TIA who will take you in the hotel. Coming up in the hotel we will discuss on the detail itinerary with you. Checking all the necessary things you will go to sleep already. Stay overnight in hotel.

Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu and trek preparation
On the next day arriving in Kathmandu and not spending time in sightseeing Kathmandu is not possible so the guide will come and take you out in an early morning. As a part of seeing the sights you will roam around Kathmandu Durbar Square which has been destroyed by earthquake and you can compare the things with past and present. You are lucky to outlook the things from destruction to development process so it is essential to keep it in our itinerary. Then, you will start to prepare the trek for next and following days. Stay overnight in hotel.
 
Day 03: Flight to Lukla (2,800m) and trek to Phakding (2,652m) 3-4 hrs
On the following day you will wake up and verify the things as you are leave-taking to Lukla via TIA, Kathmandu. From the window of airplane you are offered an opportunity to outlook elevated mountains, people functioning in their fields and rivers flowing in their own directions. Within 30 minutes you will land on Lukla airport then you will start in on the trek to Phakding after encircle the elevation of 2,652 meter. Stay overnight in lodge.

Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440m) 5-6 hrs
Namche Bazar is a different striking location which will arrest your mind with no taking much time. This is recognized for the tradition and culture and is to be found as the affluent bazaar. Taking 5 to 6 hours you will turn up in Namche with is situated at 3,440 meter. Here, you can observe the peep of Kusum Kangru (6,369m) Thamserku (6,608m) Everest (8,848 m) and Nuptse (7879 m). Stay overnight in lodge.

Day 05: Rest day
Acclimatization is noteworthy earlier to come up to the higher elevation. It is therefore not compulsory to take a small day hike in Thame, Khunde, Khumjung or to the Everest View Hotel as it will lend a hand in achieving close up picture of Mount Everest. You can so far tranquil down and make out the things to see the background of Sherpa in Namche Bazaar. Stay overnight in lodge.
 
Day 06: Trek to Phorse Village (3,810m) 5 hrs
On the following day you will take steadily downward to Kayangjuma then to Saga which will connect you to Gokyo Valley and thatof Everest Base Camp. Progressing towards Mongla Pass you will outlook Thamserku, Ama Dablam, Mount Khumbila and so on then it’s time to pass the bridge. Taking downward to Dudh Koshi will take you to Phortse Village (3,810m). Stay overnight in lodge.

Day 07: Trek to Machhermo (4,470m) 5-6 hrs
From Phortse Village you will head further and then take soar up from Luza. Arriving at Dudh Koshi and crossing the small hamlets along with sandy spurs you will arrive in Machhermo which is situated at 4,470 meter and it takes 5 to 6 hours. Stay overnight in lodge.

Day 08: Trek to Gokyo (4,800m) 5-6 hrs
On the following day you will trek to Gokyo which is found at an elevation of 4,800 meter and it takes almost 5 to 6 hours to arrive there. Gokyo is renowned as the 3rd lake where you can include breathtaking vistas of Cho-Oyu. Get pleasure from the lunch you will take a trip around the Lake, Dudh Pokhari. Stay overnight in tented camp.

Day 09: Trek to Gokyo Ri (5,357m) and hike to Fifth Lakes 5-6 hrs
On the following day you will proceed towards Gokyo Ri which is positioned at an elevation of 5,357 meter. Gokyo is also renowned for 6th lakes and thus you will outlook Thonak Tsho and Ngozuma Tsho. From the 5th lake you will capture Cho-Oyu then you will return to Gokyo village. Stay overnight in tented camp.

Day 10: Trek to Dole 3-4 hrs
Today you will set another milestone towards Dole (4,110m) by soaring up to Namche Bazaar. From Kyangjuma village you can observe the views of Thamserku and Amadablam. You will cross all through the Mong La to take pleasure from an inspiring outlook of snowcapped mountains with the valley. Namche Bazaar will too put onward the natural flora and fauna. Stay overnight in Dole.

Day 11: Trek back to Namche Bazaar 4-5 hrs
Completing the trek at Dole today you will carry out the short trek towards Namche Bazaar which consumes only 4 to 5 hours. Arriving at Namche you can study the life style of Sherpa and have some time for local handicrafts. Stay overnight in lodge.
 
Day 12: Trek to Lukla 6-8 hrs
On the following day you will take downwards movement before you cross the suspension bridges. At this point, the trail make out more plain and natural. Get pleasure from the forests of Rhododendron and Pine trees and snow peak you will travel earlier arriving at Phakding. Taking a lunch you will move to Lukla. Stay overnight in guest house.

Day 13: Flight to Kathmandu and farewell dinner
On the following day you will all set to take a flight to Kathmandu thus you will drive to the airport. Here, enjoying the main entrance to pass the Everest Region you will arrive in Kathmandu with enjoying the sceneries and lifestyles of people on the way to your destinations. Afterward you will drive back to hotel where you will take sound rest and are participate in cultural program and farewell dinner. Stay overnight in hotel.

Day 14: Final Departure!!!
This is the last day of tour where you will check out from the hotel and our representative staffs will take you to TIA and from TIA you will depart from us after accomplishing the tour with the promise to visit again and thus will return your home town.

Trip's Quick Facts

Cost Amount: $1350 USD
Duration: 14 days
Accomodation: Tea House
Seasons : February-May/September-December
Type: Moderate to Strenuous
No. of Pax : 02 to 15 Pax
Starts From : Lukla
Ends at : Lukla

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Client Review


Posted By Olivia Jangbu is awesome, even other travellers on the way praised him for being a good guide (and a good photographer). The moment he picks you up at the airport, you've got EVERYTHING covered. Any problem Jangbu will put in his 100% to help you. Jangbu strives to ensure we reach the goal of our trip. Being meticulous, he take care and reminds us of simple details such as applying lip balm - before blister starts to form which by than, eating and drinking will be painful! He ensures your safety at all times.... Read More

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