The Everest Base Camp-Gokyo Trek is a populartrek in the Khumbu region. Highlights on this trek include a magnificentview of Mt. Everest from Kalapathar, the thrill of reaching Everest Base Camp, the sparkling Gokyo Lakes, superb panoramic mountains views from Gokyo Ri, and the challenge of crossing Cho La pass (5420m).
The trip includes all that the Khumbu region has to offer. There are rushing wild rivers, alpine forests, fascinating Sherpa villages, and colorful Tibetan Buddhist Monasteries.
The trek starts from Lukla, after the exciting short mountain flight from Kathmandu. From Lukla the trail takes you along a river valley before ascending through forest to Namche Bazaar, the unofficial Sherpa capital andmountain centre of commerce and trade. Namche Bazaar has a Sherpa museum, a monastery, busy market stalls full of local products, cafes and bakeries, and many shops selling Tibetan artifacts. It is a wonderful little town in which to spend a couple of nights.
From Namche Bazaar the trek continues on to the famous and elaborately decorated Buddhist Tyengboche Monastery. Tyengboche Monastery is the main religious and cultural center of the Khumbu valley. From Tyengboche we walk up to Nagartsang peak to help you acclimatize. Here you will enjoy breathtaking views of the Imja valley, and of mountains such as Makalu and Amadablam.
After Tyengboche the trek continues up the Khumbu Valley to Everest Base Camp. Near the base camp the small summit of Kalapatar (5545m) offers the closest view you will get of MtEverest.
After base camp the trek continues over the challenging Chola pass on the way to Gokyo valley. At Gokyo we will ascending the small summit of Gokyo Ri (5360m) for an incredible360-degree mountain view that takes in some of the world's highest peaks: Cho Oyu, Everest, Lhotse and Makalu.
|Starting Date||Trip Duration||Single Suplementary||Cost Per Person||Trip Deposit||Availability|
|2018-11-14||22 days||$ 100 each||$2040 each||$400||Book Now|
|01||14-Nov-2018 Arrival at Kathmandu International Airport and transfer you to your hotel. (1300 m)|
|02||15-Nov-2018 Trip preparation day and half day sightseeing to Kathmandu Darbar Square.|
|03||16-Nov-2018 Today early morning fly to Lukla (2800 m) and trek to Phakding (2645 m). Time 3-4 hours|
|04||17-Nov-2018 Trek to Namche Bazaar (3420 m). Time 6-7 hours|
|05||18-Nov-2018 Acclimatization day, a short day hike through Everest View hotel to Khumjung Village|
|06||19-Nov-2018 Trek to Tyengboche (3870 m). Time 5-6 hours|
|07||20-Nov-2018 Trek to Dingboche (4360m).Time 5-6 hours|
|08||21-Nov-2018 Acclimatization days. day hike to Nangkarshang peak (5100 m)|
|09||22-Nov-2018 Trek to Lobuche (4930 m) Time 4-5 hours|
|10||23-Nov-2018 Trek to Gorakshep (5160 m), climb the Kalapatar Peak (5545 m) and Return to Gorakshep. Time 6-7 hours|
|11||24-Nov-2018 Day Excursion to Everest Base Camp (5330 m) Time 4-5 hours|
|12||25-Nov-2018 Trek to Zongla (4800 m) Time 5-6 hours|
|13||26-Nov-2018 Trek to Thaknak (4625 m) over Chola Pass (5420 m)Time 7-8 hours|
|14||27-Nov-2018 Trek to Gokyo (4750 m) Time 3-4 hours|
|15||28-Nov-2018 Climb Gokyo Ri (5373 m) early in the morning|
|16||29-Nov-2018 Trek to Dole (4040 m) Time 5-6 hours|
|17||30-Nov-2018 Trek to Namche Bazzar (3420 m) Time 6-7 hours|
|18||01-Nov-2018 Trek to Phakding (2645 m) Time 5-6 hours|
|19||02-Dec-2018 Trek to Lukla (2800 m) Time 3-4 hours|
|20||03-Dec-2018 In the morning we fly back to Kathmandu|
|21||04-Dec-2018 Kathmandu sightseeing (Swayambhunath Stupa, Boudhanath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple and Patan Durbar Square) Time 6-7 hours|
|22||05-Dec-2018 Departure to Home|