Gokyo Lake & Everest base camp group trek

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  • Duration: 15 Days
  • Difficulty: Moderate High
  • Tour Type: Group Joining Trip
  • Max altitude: 5545m
  • Transportation: Land & Air
  • Best Time: Sep. - Nov. & Mar. - May

Trekking to Gokyo Lake & Everest Base Camp presents an exciting and adventurous alternative to the classic Everest Base Camp trek. This trek guides you through the captivating Gokyo Valley, renowned for its unspoiled glacial lakes and awe-inspiring mountain panoramas.

Our Gokyo Lake trekking with Everest Base Camp, spanning 15 days, is a group joining fixed departure expedition. You have the flexibility to join the group on a date that suits you. Gokyo Lake, a pristine gem nestled in the heart of the untamed Himalayas, beckons tourists with its natural splendor. This trail is a favorite among adventure enthusiasts who relish the idea of spending a night in lodges near the tranquil Gokyo Lake before embarking on an exhilarating journey over the lofty Cho La Pass to reach Everest Base Camp. The return journey follows the well-trodden path of the regular Everest Base Camp trek, leading you back to Lukla.

The Everest region, home to the world's tallest mountain, boasts several trekking routes, but the Gokyo EBC trek stands out as a top choice, offering unparalleled natural beauty throughout the journey.

Like other treks in the Everest region, the Gokyo EBC trek commences and concludes in Lukla. This lodge-to-lodge trek ensures your culinary needs are met in local tea houses along the route. You'll have the opportunity to explore Sherpa villages, witness the grandeur of the Himalayas, and encounter serene lakes along the way. We have pre-determined departure dates for this expedition, allowing you to select the most convenient date for booking your adventure with us.

The Gokyo Lake & EBC group trekking adventure presents an exceptional opportunity to experience the pristine beauty of the region's lakes at an affordable price.

Gokyo Lake & EBC Group trek Highlights

Whole Package Duration: 15 days

Trek Duration: 14 Days

Region of Trek: Everest Region/ Gokyo Lake / EBC

Maximum Altitude: Kala Pathar (5545m)/ Gokyo Ri (5360m)

Trekking Grade: Moderate to Strenuous

Mode of Trek: Tea House Organize  

Food & Accommodation: 3 meals per day & Tea House stay

Starting and Ending Point: Kathmandu to Kathmandu

Maximum per day walking: 5-6 hour in average

Transportation: Flight- Kathmandu /Ramechhap- Lukla- Kathmandu/Ramechhap

Best of the trek: Unique Sherpa culture experience/ breathtaking views from Gokyo Ri peak/ Mong La/ Namche Bazaar

Best Time to Do: Spring and Autumn Season

Gokyo Lake & EBC Group trek itinerary

Day 01: Drive to Kathamndu airport or Ramechhap airprot (depends onyour travel time) and fly to Lukla (2800m), start trek to Phakding (2610m) (3 hours trek) – overnight lodge (L/D)
Day 02: Trek Phakding (2610m) to Namche Bazaar (3500m) (5 -6 hours trek) – overnight lodge (B/L/D)
Day 03: Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar (3500m) – overnight lodge (B/L/D)
Day 04: Trek Namche Bazaar (3500m) to Dole (4200m) (5 - 6 hours trek) – overnight lodge (B/L/D)
Day 05: Trek Dole (4200m) to Machhermo (4470m) (5 hours trek) – overnight lodge (B/L/D)
Day 06: Trek Machhermo (4470m) to Gokyo Lake (4700m) (5 - 6 hours trek) – overnight lodge (B/L/D)
Day 07: Explore around/morning visit Gokyo Ri (5360m) & explore around – overnight lodge (B/L/D)
Day 08: Trek Gokyo Lake (4790m) to Thangnak (4700m) (5 hours trek) – overnight lodge (B/L/D)
Day 09: Trek Thangnak (4700m) to Dzongla (4830m) to via Cho La Pass (5420m) (6 to 7 hours trek) – overnight lodge (B/L/D)
Day 10: Day Trek from Dzongla (4830m ) to Lobuche (4955m) (4 hours trek) – overnight lodge (B/L/D)
Day 11: Trek to Gorakshep (5,164m) & Visit Everest base camp (5,380m) (7 to 8 hours trek) – overnight lodge (B/L/D)
Day 12: Climb Kalapattar (5,545m), Trek to Pheriche (4252m) (8 hours trek) – overnight lodge (B/L/D)
Day 13: Trek Pheriche (4252m) to Namche Bazaar (3500m) (6 to 7 hours trek) – overnight lodge (B/L/D)
Day 14: Trek Namche Bazaar (3500m) to Lukla (2,652m) (7 hours trek) – overnight lodge (B/L/D)
Day 15: Fly Back to Kathmandu or Ramechhap (depends on the travel time) and drive back to Kathmandu, trip ends (B)

Note: B = Breakfast, BLD = Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Inclusion in the Package

Included

  • Entry permit to Sagarmatha National Park
  • Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality Entrnace Ticket (Trekkers' Card)
  • Supporting staffs (trekking guide and porter), as well as their necessary insurance, and accommodation meals allowance and salary (1 guide for whole group & 1 porter for 2 trekkers)
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner -3 meals per day
  • Overnight accommodation in tea house lodge along the trail.
  • Domestic airfare and airport tax round trip (Kathmandu/Ramechhap - Lukla – Kathmandu/Ramechhap for the trekking )

Excluded

  • Meals & Hotel in Kathmandu
  • Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, alcoholic beverages, bottled drinks (including cold drinks and mineral/hot water/shower, tea-coffee), WiFi use & Battery charging, tips for the guide and porter
  • Additional costs- extra days stay, incase of flight cancellation due to the natural calamities, bad weather forecast and other unforeseen circumstances
  • Personal trekking gear for the trip

Availability

Gokyo lake and everest base camp group trek price

This trip is a group joining trip and we have guaranteed fixed departure dates which are as below;

Trip Dates Availability Price Book
08 Nov - 22 Nov, 2024 Available USD $1,475 Book
09 April - 23 April, 2025 Available USD $1,475 Book

Gokyo Lake & Everest base camp trek information

Major Highlighted Places:

Gokyo Lakes: The trek takes you through the stunning Gokyo Valley, famous for its pristine glacial lakes. The Gokyo Lakes, particularly Gokyo Lake itself, offer breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and are a highlight of the trek.

Gokyo Ri: A popular side trip on this trek is the ascent of Gokyo Ri, a vantage point that provides spectacular panoramic views of Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, and Cho Oyu, among other peaks.

Cho La Pass: You'll need to cross the challenging Cho La Pass to connect the Gokyo Valley with the Everest Base Camp area. This pass can be steep and icy, requiring proper preparation and caution.

Everest Base Camp: The trek culminates at Everest Base Camp, where you can get a close-up view of Mount Everest, the world's highest peak.

Difficulty: This trek is considered moderate to strenuous difficult. The high-altitude environment, steep ascents and descents, and potentially challenging weather conditions can make it physically demanding. Proper acclimatization and physical fitness are essential.

Accommodation: Along the trail, we will book tea houses and lodges that provide basic but comfortable accommodations. You will have meals at the tea houses.

Permits: The trekking permits are included in the trip cost.

Best Time to Trek: The best time for the Gokyo and EBC trek is during the pre-monsoon (spring) season from March to May and the post-monsoon (autumn) season from Late September to November. These months offer stable weather and clear mountain views.

Preparation: Prior to embarking on this trek, it's essential to prepare physically by engaging in cardio and strength training. Adequate acclimatization is crucial to prevent altitude-related issues.

Packing: Packing essentials include appropriate clothing for varying weather conditions, a good-quality trekking backpack, a sleeping bag, trekking poles, and essential personal items. It's advisable to carry some cash in Nepali Rupees as ATM availability is limited along the trail.

Remember that trekking in the Everest region requires careful planning, and it's advisable to consult with Himalayan Mentor for up-to-date information on permits, trail conditions, and safety guidelines. Proper preparation and acclimatization are essential to ensure a safe and enjoyable trekking experience in the stunning Gokyo and Everest Base Camp region.