Everest Base Camp Via Gokyo Trek

enhanced-buzz-wide-18479-1397152126-18

Trip Facts

Primary Activity Trekking Secondary Activity Nothing
Trip Difficulty Adventure Max Altitude 5545M
Duration 21 Days Accomodation Tea House
Trip Cost $ 1300 Group Size 2 Pax
Country Nepal

Trip Introduction

Everest Gokyo ri Trekking is also famous trekking in Nepal.In the world’s highest mountain has several different names. From the westerners it became Mount Everest in 1865. More recently the government of Nepal has given it the name Sagarmatha Himal it means “Head of Ocean”. Mount Everest lies in Solukhumbu Region in Nepal; Everest has been a magnet for travelers ever since it’s opening to foreigners in 1950. This region is famous not only for its proximity to the world’s highest mountain but also meet the Sherpas and visit monasteries, enjoy their world renowned hospitality and witness how life continues very much as it has done for centuries. Everest Region has received countless trekkers and mountaineers from all over the world. Everest Region has developed to a stage where many options are possible-from a full-scale expedition with tents and porters to an independent trek using the local lodges. Sagarmatha National Park established in 1976 covers much of the region. This fascinating land surrounded by high mountains is a real paradise for mountaineers and trekkers. This is an outstanding Trek. This trek begins at the mountain airstrip at Lukla a 35 minutes flight from Kathmandu and trek along the river valley of the Dudh Kosi, brings you to the traditional Sherpa village of Namche , the capital of Everest Region. Our destination is the high altitude five lakes of Gokyo at over 4200m. We have several days to acclimatize ourselves, before following the quite scenic trail to Gokyo on reaching Gokyo visit the highest point at Gokyo Ri for the breathtaking views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Cho-Oyu, Mt. Lhotse and Mt. Makalu four world’s highest peaks at a glance. One of the most remarkable features of the trek is view of tremendous ice ridge between Mt. Cho Oyu (8153m) and Mt. Gyachung (7922m) in Everest Region.

Day 1 :Arrive Kathmandu

Day 2 :City tour in Kathmandu

Day 3 :Flight to Lukla & trek to Phakding (2656m)

Day 4 :Trek to Namche (3450m)

Day 5: Rest day in Namche (hiking up to the syangboche airstrip, khunde hospital) & around everest view hotel

Day 6 :Trek to Dole (4084m)

Day 7 :Trek to Machermo (4410m)

Day 8 :Trek to Gokyo (4750m)

Day 9 :Excursion around gokyo lake & climb gokyo ri (5483M)

Day 10: Trek down to thangna (foot of the cho la pass )

Day 11 :Morning cross cho la pass (5420M) & trek down dzonglha(4843M)

Day 12 :Trek to Lobuche (4928m)

Day 13 :Gorakshep – morning excursion everest base camp (5364M)

DAY 14 :AM -hike up to Kalapattar (5545M)then trek down to laboche (4930M)

DAY 15: Trek to pangboche(3985M)

DAY 16: Trek to Namche bazaar (3440M)

DAY 17: Trek to lukla (2886M)

DAY 18: Fly back to Kathmandu(1350M)

DAY 19 :In Kathmandu

DAY 20: Final departure


Price Includes

Price Includes

Pick up from airport on your arrival day, sightseeing in Kathmandu, three nights in Kathmandu including breakfast at 3 stars hotel, flight Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu, airport tax, trekking guide, trekking porter to carry your baggage, lodge accommodation during trekking, Everest Trekking Permit, TIMS permit, daily meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner) during trekking

Price Excludes

Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu, entry fee in palaces & temples of Kathmandu, drinks (hot/cold/alcoholic), personal nature expenses, travel insurance,tips, delay due to weather, equipment failure or situations beyond our control

Price Excludes

Price Excludes

Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu, entry fee in palaces & temples of Kathmandu, drinks (hot/cold/alcoholic), personal nature expenses, travel insurance,tips, delay due to weather, equipment failure or situations beyond our control


Equipments

  • You must bring the following items:
  • Hiking boots
  • Socks
  • Trekking trousers / pants
  • Waterproof overtrousers / rainpants
  • Baselayer shirts
  • Casual shirt and/or T-shirts
  • Fleece jacket or warm jumper/sweater
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Sunhat
  • Warm hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Thermal gloves
  • Warm and waterproof over gloves or mittens
  • Head torch/Headlamp with spare bulb and batteries
  • Sun protection (including total bloc for lips, nose etc.)
  • Water bottles 1 L.
  • Antibacterial handwash
  • Small towel
  • Daypack, 25/30Litres
  • Trekking poles
  • Sleeping bag 4 or 5 season * (rated down to – 20ºC)
  • Warm jacket (down)*
  • Basic First Aid Kit including: A broad spectrum antibiotic, antiseptic cream, throat lozenges, diarrhoea treatment (Imodium), altitude (Diamox), painkillers, plasters (band-aids) and blister treatment, insect repellent, and re-hydration salts (Dioralite). Glucose tablets