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Overview

Heaven is in the earth. The Everest Gokyo Lakes trek would take you to the paradise look alike places. Moreover, Gokyo Lakes trek is one of the fascinating places to experience the heaven on earth. Peregrine Treks takes you to this amazing land via Gokyo Lakes Trek package; guided by the experienced member of Sherpa’s, Porters and Guides.

The trail consisting of the yak herds and the road less travelled piercing through the Sherpa community would lead you up there in the lake residing proudly beside Mount Everest. In addition, the trip to the Gokyo Lakes trek itself is an adventurous journey. It would be highlighted with the magnificent flight time to one of the world amazing and scariest airport of Lukla.

Trekking Route of Gokyo Lakes Trek

The gateway to the Himalaya, Lukla, a small town in the Khumbu region is the starting point of the trekking. The walking on the trail would be the best acclimatization procedure as you trek to Phakding. The further acclimatization takes place once you have reached the Namche Bazar which is also famous as the Sherpa hub. The beautifully roofed houses and amazing hustling of the Sherpa people in small town for shopping would be the unique experience for you. Peregrine Treks knows that the terrain is difficult and strenuous which requires maximum acclimatization procedures. So, we take you to the Everest View Hotel the highest located hotel in the world for the hiking as part of your preparation for the journey to the Gokyo Lakes.

The stunning views of the snow-capped mountains and surrounding geographical landscapes seen from the Everest View Hotel. It would take your breath away and you would instantly be in love with the beauty of Everest Gokyo Lakes Trek. After you have been acclimatized in the happening town of Namche the trekking to the Gokyo Ri. It takes serious momentum passing by places like Dole and Machhermo. The five lakes up there in about 4790 m height would remind you of any fairy tale locations. The glacial lake resides smiling beside the tallest mountain of the world Mount Everest (8848 m). The water in the lakes looks pristine and pure. So, the aura around the place would make any non-creative and non-romantic personnel into the romantic poet.

All the pain during the Gokyo Lakes Trek up to the lakes remains the sweet memory of these beautiful lakes. The trip to the foothill of the Mount Everest and taking the sip of coffee on the banks of these amazingly pure water lakes worth millions and the memory would last in your soul for eternity.

Hence, Relish the adventure of Gokyo Lakes Trek and thrill in your life with the experienced team of Peregrine Treks Pvt. Ltd. Trek with us to this pristine land and dart the magnificent memory in your soul forever.

 

Gokyo Lakes Trek Itinerary & Other Details

Day 1:  Arrival in Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu (1300 m/4264 ft)

Day 2:  Fly to Lukla from Kathmandu and trek to Phakding (2651m/8700ft) 8km, 3 hrs trek

Day 3:  Phakding to Namche (3440m/11280ft) 11km, 6-7 hrs

Day 4:  Namche Acclimatization day or exploration day

Day 5:  Namche to Dole (4200m), 5-6 hours

Day 6: Dole to Machhermo (4,470 m/ 14,663 ft): 5 – 6 hours

Day 7:  Machharmo to Gokyo ( 4800m/ 15744ft, 5-6 hrs

Day 8:  Gokyo Ri climb (5357m/17570ft) and back to Machharmo, 7-8 hrs

Day 9:  Machharmo to Namche, 5-6 hrs

Day 10:  Namche to Lukla, 7-8 hrs

Day 11:  Lukla to Kathmandu flight, 32 minutes

Day 12: Full day Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing

Day 13:  Departure to you country


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Day 01

Kathmandu Arrival

Peregrine Treks Representatives will receive you at the airport and transfer to hotel. The tour plan will be discussed and handed over to you.

Day 02

Kathmandu to Lukla by Flight and Trek to Phakding

Early Morning flight will take you to Lukla Tenzing-Hillary Airport. The mountain flight journey would be a mesmerizing memory in itself. The close view of mountain range and hills of Khumbu region, as well as the rural Nepal, can be savored from the flight. Once landed in Lukla the trekking starts after meeting the rest of the support crew. The day’s trekking would be up to the Phakding.

Day 03

Trek to Namche

Phakding to Namche is relatively easy trekking time spanning just up to 3 hrs. The trail comprises of a suspension bridge with colorful prayer flags in it. The views of Mountains start to welcome you towards its lap. The highlight of this part of the trail would be the Tibetan wall paintings and the occasional views of Mountains.

Day 04

Acclimatization day in Namche.

Early morning have small breakfast and to Everest view Hotel
Gokyo Lake trekking requires strength and endurance as well as will power. The day’s rest will be taken in Namche in order to get prepared for the trek upwards. The acclimatization hiking will take place as you will be taken to world’s highest located hotel The Everest View Hotel after Breakfast. The panoramic views of mountains and the surrounding area from the hotel are splendid. It is highly recommended for the trekkers to go through the acclimatization hiking as it prepares your body and soul for the trekking.

Day 05

Trek to Dole

The route is easier in the start as the trekker cross the valley of coniferous forest. If the season is of rhododendron blossoming then the smell and sight of the forest would be spectacular. The Yaks grazing in green pastures can be seen along with the beautiful landscape.

Day 06

Trek from Dole to Machhermo

From this junction of the trekking, the route starts to become strenuous. The trekkers have to go past dense forest and scattered settlement, as well as the thin air, start to get to you. The trail will be uphill until we reach Machhermo. This place is also considered as the home of mystical Himalayan animal Yeti.

Day 07

Trek from Machhermo to Gokyo

On this day the climbing takes place around 300 m only reaching the Gokyo Valley. The crossing of several glacier lakes before standing on Gokyo Valley which is less populated. The lodge and hotels at the banks of Gokyo Lake would be a romantic affair for you. The glacial lake in the lap of Himalayas provides worth of all the pain endured while coming to this place.

Day 08

Gokyo to Dole

From Gokyo Lake, the hike uphill will be towards Gokyo Ri to observe the glorious morning sunrise upon the casement of Everest mountain region. The feeling of the mystical experience of Gokyo Lakes and the valley would accompany you throughout the trip back to Dole.

Day 09

Trek back to Namche

From Dole, the continuous trek will take you to Mongla Danda from where the descend trekking leads you to Dudh Koshi River and finally to Namche.

Day 10

Return back to Lukla

This is the last day of your trekking which would be very fun and exhilarating. You can enjoy with your group in eateries and bars and also you can dance in the groove with popular Nepalese folk songs.

Day 11

Lukla to Kathmandu by flight and sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley

The mountain flight will take you back to Kathmandu and the evening farewell dinner will be organized with the cultural program for you before your departure to your home country.

Day 12

Full day Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing

Full day Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing includes Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, Swayambhunath, and Kathmandu Durbar Square with a private vehicle. We will provide farewell dinner at this evening at Typical Nepali Cultural Restaurant.

Day 13

Departure

Depart to your destination after taking breakfast in hotel

Includes

  • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle
  • Bed and Breakfast in three-star category hotel in Kathmandu
  • Room in best available lodge and all meal (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner)during trekking
  • Farewell dinners
  • Full day guided Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing in private vehicle
  • All entrance fees during sightseeing and trekking
  • Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu Flight ticket
  • An experienced English or other Language speaking guide and one assistance guide for more than 5 trekkers
  • One porter for two trekkers
  • Guide, porter and other necessary staff salaries, insurance, accommodation and food, and airfares if necessary
  • duffel bag, t-shirt, achievement certificate and trekking map are free services from the company.
  • Sagarmatha National Park Permit and TIMS
  • First Aid Medical kit or necessary normal medicine
  • Seasonal fruits during trek
  • All applicable government and local taxes

Excludes

  • Nepalese visa fee and
  • International airfares/Land transportation
  • Excess weight of luggage charge(s) in flight
  • Extra hotel accommodation, Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu because of an early arrival in Nepal or late departure from Nepal, early return from the mountain because of any reason than the scheduled itinerary.
  • Travel and rescue insurance for trekkers only
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, soft or hard beverages, recharge the battery, bottled/boiled water, extra porters, hot shower, pot of tea etc.) during trekking
  • Tips and gratuities for guide(s), porter(s) and driver(s)
Everest Base Camp Trekking Map
 

Trip Facts

Destination:Nepal
Duration:13 Days
Group Size:Any
Arrival on:Kathmandu
Departure:Kathmandu
Max Altitude:5357 M
Difficulty:Strenuous
Accomodation:Three Star Hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
Meals:Bed, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner in Trekking Area

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