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Everest Gokyo Lake Trek

"Scenic Himalayan beauty: Everest Gokyo Lake Trek - unforgettable vistas! #Trekking #Nepal"



12 Days


  • 11 BreakFast
  • 10 Lunch
  • 10 Dinner


  • Three star rated Hotel in Kathmandu and Best lodge/Tea house Available during the Trek.


Starts at

USD 11491100




Moderate to Adventurous

Group Size






Optimal Season

March - June & Sept – December.



Daily Activity


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Salbin Basnet

Kathmandu, Nepal +977 9851102825


The Everest Gokyo Lake Trek is a captivating journey that combines the beauty of the Everest region with the serene Gokyo Lakes. This trek offers a unique perspective of the Himalayas, cultural encounters, and stunning landscapes.

History: The trek follows ancient trails used by local Sherpa communities for centuries, and it was popularized by early mountaineering expeditions to Everest.

Route: The trek takes you through picturesque Sherpa villages, lush rhododendron forests, and glacial valleys, leading to the turquoise Gokyo Lakes, surrounded by towering peaks.

Trip Highlights:

  • Gokyo Lakes: Encounter the mesmerizing Gokyo Lakes, a chain of high-altitude glacial lakes, each offering stunning reflections of the mountains.
  • Gokyo Ri: Climb to Gokyo Ri (5,357m) for a breathtaking panoramic view of Everest, Lhotse, Cho Oyu, and Makalu, among other Himalayan giants.
  • Ngozumpa Glacier: Trek along the longest glacier in the Himalayas, the Ngozumpa Glacier, adding to the adventure and grandeur of the journey.
  • Renjo La Pass: Cross the challenging Renjo La Pass (5,360m), rewarding trekkers with fantastic views of Everest and other peaks.
  • Sherpa Culture: Experience the warm hospitality and rich Sherpa culture by interacting with locals and visiting ancient monasteries.

Local Culture & Tradition: The trek provides opportunities to immerse yourself in the unique Sherpa culture and traditions. Experience traditional dances, ceremonies, and rituals that celebrate their close bond with the mountains.

The Everest Gokyo Lake Trek is an incredible adventure that lets you witness the majesty of the Himalayas while embracing the fascinating local culture and traditions of the Everest region.

Route Map

Route Map


  • Gokyo Lakes: Encounter the stunning turquoise Gokyo Lakes, a chain of glacial lakes nestled amidst towering peaks.
  • Gokyo Ri: Hike to Gokyo Ri (5,357m) for breathtaking panoramic views of Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, and more.
  • Ngozumpa Glacier: Trek along the Ngozumpa Glacier, the longest glacier in the Himalayas, adding to the adventure.
  • Renjo La Pass: Cross the challenging Renjo La Pass (5,360m), offering incredible vistas of Everest and surrounding peaks.
  • Everest Panorama: Experience close-up views of Everest and its neighboring giants from various vantage points.
  • Gokyo Village: Visit Gokyo village, a picturesque settlement with traditional Sherpa culture and hospitality.
  • Sagarmatha National Park: Trek through the UNESCO-listed Sagarmatha National Park, home to diverse flora and fauna.
  • Sherpa Culture: Engage with friendly locals, experience their unique culture, and visit ancient monasteries.
  • tunning Landscapes: Witness lush rhododendron forests, glacial valleys, and enchanting landscapes throughout the journey.
  • Peaceful Environment: Enjoy a less-crowded and more tranquil trekking route compared to the traditional Everest Base Camp trail.


  • Airport pick up and drop off services - (Airport- Hotel- Airport)
  • 2 nights’ Accommodation service in Kathmandu.
  • All accommodation and meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trek.
  • Transfer both two ways flight Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu.
  • An experienced and governmental licenced English-speaking trek guide and Sherpa porters to carry luggage including their salary, insurance, equipment, food and lodging.
  • Sleeping bags and duffel bags, Walking Sticks in return basis, if necessary.
  • First aid kit will be available if necessary.
  • Trekking maps
  • Our Company provides Adventure Trekking Certificate.
  • Our administration charge and government charges.


  • Food in city like Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • Extra Hotel Lodging Charges in Kathmandu because of Early arrive or late departure. early arrive from mountain than our schedule Itinerary.
  • Tips to Guides and porter.
  • Additional charge in case of emergency (You must have adequate travel insurance to cover any kind of emergencies, like (ground transportation & Heli recue/medical/hospitalization. Medical etc).
  • Your International flight ticket airfare
  • Chocolates/energy drinks/alcohol/mineral water/cigarettes/packing food /snacks etc.
  • Additional medication for altitude sickness (Acetazolamide etc).
  • Personal and any other expenses such as Laundry/WIFI on trek/phone call.
  • trekking equipment

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