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Everest Gokyo Lake Trek

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4.3 Based on 4 Reviews
  • duration 12 days
  • tour type Private
  • age requirement 15-60 yrs
  • max group size 12
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Maximum altitude 5360 meters
  • Trek difficulty Medium
  • Tour Code BM-10246
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  • Starts Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Ends Kathmandu, Nepal
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  • Witness the mesmerizing Gokyo lakes
  • Be impressed by the Khumbu Icefall
  • Revel in beautiful mountain views including the famous Mount Everest
  • Experience a thrilling mountain flight to and from Lukla
Everest Gokyo Trekking is an ultimate trekking package to explore the massive mountain peaks, glaciers and the beautiful lakes of the Everest Region. The beauty of Himalayas is spell-bounding. Once you enter in this region you will be stunned with the view of the Great Himalayas – also known as the crown of the world. Everest Gokyo trekking can be the best option for the trekkers who can conquer the high altitudes, walk over the rough trials and can handle the fairy cold climate which exists almost every day. The trial not only offers you the natural beauty but also the traditional and biological brilliance.

The trip begins with a small-plane flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and over the course of 12-days includes a view of the biggest glacier in Nepal, several walks through beautiful rhododendron forests, spectacular views of the stunning Gokyo valley and its jewel-like lakes, and a full-day spent at Namche Bazaar where we can enjoy the views and acclimatize. Throughout the trek, we will also pass through several villages where you can catch a glimpse of the lives, culture and traditions of the people living in these remote mountain lands.

Book now for this once-in-a-lifetime Himalayan experience!

  • Day 1: Fly to Lukla and then trek to Phakding (2,652m)
  • Day 2: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440m
  • Day 3: Acclimatization in Namche Bazaar
  • Day 4: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Dole (4,086m)
  • Day 5: Trek from Dole to Machhermo (4,400m)
  • Day 6: Trek from Machhermo to Gokyo (4,750m)
  • Day 7: Excursion day
  • Day 8: Trek from Gokyo to Phortse (3,810m)
  • Day 9: Trek to Tengboche (3,860m)
  • Day 10: Trek to Namche bazaar
  • Day 11: Trek to Lukla (2800m)
  • Day 12: Fly back to Kathmandu
  • All the airport and hotel shuttles as per the itinerary
  • Farewell dinner in Kathmandu with cultural dance show
  • All the essential trekking permits and entrance fees for the trek
  • Two-way domestic flights (KTM - Lukla and return) and airport taxes
  • One professional trekking guide
  • Twin sharing local lodge accommodation during the trek
  • First aid medical kit carried by our guide
  • Hiking pole and sleeping bag for use during the trek
  • Helicopter rescue service in case of emergency evacuation. (In this case you should have your own travel insurance)
  • Adventure certificate upon successful trip completion
OPTIONAL ADDONS (Available during check-out)
  • Porters
  • Nepal entry visa and International airfares
  • Extra nights in Lukla and Kathmandu (beyond the itinerary)
  • Tips to the trekking guide and porters
  • Any alcoholic beverages, drinks and personal expenses such phone calls, charging, use of WIFI, hot shower etc during the trek.
  • Kathmandu hotel accommodations.
  • Meals and porter during the trek.
4.3 - Very Good
Based on 4 reviews
  • Danny Hollebeke
  • From Belgium
  • On Oct 30 2019
5 - Excellent
Perfectly & professional organized Gokyo Trek!
Ganesh from the local operator organized a Gokyo-EBC Trek for me. As I was trekking alone, I could change my program anytime. I could count on him all the time, so I managed to make a great trek (my 9th in Nepal!). My guide Shiva... Read more
  • Sofie Laursen
  • From Denmark
  • On Jul 29 2019
5 - Excellent
Great time in the Mountains !!!
It was my first time in Nepal having the Himalayan experience. My husband and I were planning to spend our holiday in Nepal for a long time, and also it was my longtime dream to trek to Himalaya and be in the mountains. We then... Read more
  • Stewart Tyler
  • From Australia
  • On Oct 24 2017
4 - Very Good
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  • Anonymous
  • From Germany
  • On Oct 11 2017
3 - Average
Good trek, but ...
Beautiful trek, but far too many people in Kumbu region!! Namche bazar is a big business centre.I would not go there again.
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QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS Find answers to the most frequently asked questions about this tour.
  • What is the required budget for a trip to Nepal?

    How much you spend in Nepal is largely decided by things you want to do in the country. A 5-day trekking trip in Nepal can start from as little at USD 400 per person. A weekend-long safari in Chitwan National Park is available at less than USD 200.

    On average, seven days in Nepal with accommodation and some or all meals included costs anywhere between USD 700 to USD 1500 per person. Good rooms at hotels in Nepal range from USD 25 to over USD 150 per person, per night, while around USD 1.5 a day can buy you three meals in decent restaurants. 

  • Is a visa on arrival available?

    Typically, yes. However, in response to the current Covid situation, rules for arriving visitors may change frequently and sometimes without notice. It may be necessary to obtain a tourist visa in your own country before travel. For updated information on visas, please check the Nepal Tourism Board and the Government of Nepal Immigration websites.


  • How does it work with a porter?

    Generally, the porter will pick up the baggage in the morning and drop it at the hotel in the evening. You will not always be walking with your porter or have access to your bag during the day, while trekking. 

  • Is Asia open for tourists?

    Despite the initial fears of the Covid-19 pandemic, most Asian countries have managed to mitigate its effects. As such, many popular destinations throughout the continent are currently open for travelers with precautionary measures like mandatory vaccinations. A few countries, however, require newly arrived travelers to spend a couple of days in quarantine.

    As of February 2022, countries like Thailand, Laos, and Cambodia are officially open for vaccinated tourists without the need for quarantine. Meanwhile, India and Indonesia are two of the countries that may require you to quarantine for up to a week on arrival. However, Japan, Vietnam, and Myanmar are yet to open their doors to visitors.


  • How much money do I need to bring with me?

    Your personal budget obviously depends on your spending habits and what is included in your trip cost. If accommodation is included, but meals are not, we would suggest that you bring around 30 USD per day per person for meals. Having a hot shower or charging your device sometimes costs extra. There are also sometimes small crafts/souvenirs to buy along the trekking route which you may want to bring extra money for. Also, consider whether you would be staying in Kathmandu or Pokhara before or after your trek.

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