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EBC+ Gokyo Lake Trekking

Ice Cap Adventure on July 9, 2024

A Journey to the Roof of the World: Trekking to Everest Base Camp

Mount Everest, standing tall at the majestic height of 8,848 m, is truly the roof of the world. Everest Base Camp Trekking (5,545 m) is on the wish list of every trekker and mountaineer in the world. We have come up with a true expedition-style trekking experience to give you a truly memorable experience on your journey to the Himalayan paradise.

Experience the rich cultural tapestry of the Khumbu region as you visit historic monasteries like Tengboche and Dingboche. These centuries-old marvels stand as testament to the enduring spirit of the Sherpa people and offer a glimpse into the region’s spiritual heritage.

Everest base camp adventure begins

Everest Base Camp The itinerary will begin in the Kathmandu Valley. The beautiful valley has seven UNESCO World Heritage Sites, which we will visit in a span of two days. From Kathmandu, we will take a flight to Lukla. The world’s most dangerous airport for Lukla-to-EBC treks is often known as Lukla. We will travel to the iconic Sherpa settlement of Namche Bazaar, known as the gateway to Everest Base Camp. From there, we will trek through the beautiful Sherpa villages of Dingboche, Lobuche, Chukung, Tinnboche, and Gorakshep.

Exploring the Enchanting Gokyo Valley Trekking Route

The Gokyo Valley Trek offers a captivating alternative to the more commercialized route to Everest Base Camp, providing an immersive journey through the breathtaking Himalayas of the Everest region. Renowned for its five enchanting lakes, the mystic Gokyo Lake Trekking stands out as a unique adventure in the heart of the majestic mountains. The highlight of this trek is undoubtedly the iconic viewpoint for Mt. Everest, where trekkers are treated to an awe-inspiring 360-degree panoramic spectacle that includes Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Nuptse, Pumori, Lingtren, Chola Peak, Machherma Peak, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Kusum Kangaru, and other dominating peaks along the eastern skyline of the Himalayan country.

Gokyo Ri

The highest elevation of the Gokyo Valley Trek, Gokyo Ri is an outstanding viewpoint above the Gokyo Lakes. Impressively standing at the elevation of 5,357 meters above sea level, Gokyo Ri brings the view of massive Himalayan range and glaciers in the surroundings. Although the hike up to the Ri is challenging, it is certainly worth going for.

The view from the top is simply overwhelming that we forget everything. Once we reach the Gokyo Ri, we stay in awe and speechless. We simply breathe in the magnificence and breathe out all the challenging effort we made to reach the top.

Everest base camp & Gokyo Lake trek Trails

Trekking to Gokyo lakes and Everest base camp with Cho La Pass through little mountain villages grouped under towering glaciers. the Cho la Pass is also called Gokyo Pass Nepal by locals. Trek through the legendary Khumbu region of Nepal and enjoy the breathtaking views. It is a place where ancient culture combines with unparalleled natural beauty to create an atmosphere of unparalleled beauty within the world’s most extreme sport.

EBC-Gokyo Lakes Trek is an adventurers’ melting pot

The Everest Base Camp is located 5,450 meters above sea level. During the Everest Base Camp Gokyo trek, you never feel that you have taken enough pictures of the beautiful Himalayan and Everest views. Also, the trek draws mountain lovers from around the world. During the autumn and spring trekking season, you can expect to hear a variety of languages along the trail. In tea houses, strangers from all over the world can discuss and exchange travel experiences with each other. You rarely encounter such diversity on treks.

The Everest Base Camp and Gokyo Lakes trek offer breathtaking views of the world’s highest mountains, including Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, and Ama Dablam. The trek features diverse landscapes and six stunning glacial lakes with vibrant turquoise waters surrounded by snow-capped peaks.