Gokyo valley trek 10 days walk around Gokyo lakes & Gokyo ri trek
The short Gokyo valley trek enables the trekkers to enjoy magnificent views of Mount Everest, Makalu & Cho Oyu from Gokyo peak. Excellent Mountain views from gokyo ri, largest glacier of Nepal and beautiful turquoise lakes are the major attraction of cheap Gokyo valley trek 10 days. You spend a night very close to Gokyo lakes and Ngozumpa Glacier “the largest glacier in Nepal” and observe crystal clear water of the lake easily. Know how to reach Gokyo lakes from Kathmandu.
To hiking the Gokyo ri need great endurance. If you would like to explore fifth lakes, Cho Oyu base camp then add 1 more days in given travel schedule. In fact the view of Everest from fifth lake is better than the view from Kala Patthar. Gokyo valley situated on the west of Khumbu region Nepal and possible to combine this destination with Renjo la pass trek and Everest base camp trek via Chola pass.
Short Gokyo valley trek takes you to the top of Gokyo peak 5335 meters within 10 days. Budget Gokyo ri trek begins with the flight to Lukla early in the morning then proceed for a short walk to reach Sherpa village Phakding. On the second day you will reach Namche Bazaar long step up hill walk spend one day there for acclimatization. Walking trail passes through Mong la enjoying awe-inspiring views of the snow-capped mountain peaks like Mount Everest, Ama Dablam, Lhotse, Kongde, Thamserku Taboche, Kangteka etc.
Then trail goes down to the banks of Dudh Koshi River to spend a night at Phortse Thanga. This area is very charm and calm famous to observe the wild animals and birds on their natural habitat. If you are lucky enough you can spot wild creators on enchanting rhododendron, oka and pine forests during hiking towards Dole and Machhermo village. From Machhermo tree line almost finished you process to the last part of the trail to Gokyo valley Nepal. After discover spectacular highlights of this valley, trek same way back to Lukla Nepal.
Gokyo valley trek 10 days cost for foreigners per person basic
Gokyo valley trekking full board package cost US$: 1095
Service package cost US$: 397 (guide, porter, permit, bed, pickup and drop)
Budget & shortest Gokyo valley trek 10 days itinerary
Day 01: Flight to Lukla then trek to Phakding 2610 meters / 8563 feet
Day 02: Trek to Namche Bazaar 3440 meters / 11286 feet
Day 03: Rest day at Namche for acclimatization hike to hotel Everest view
Day 04: Trek to Phortse Tenga 3680 meters / 12073 feet
Day 05: Trek to Machhermo 4470 meters / 14665 feet
Day 06: Trek to Gokyo valley 4790 meters / 15715 feet via dole
Day 07: Hiking to Gokyo ri 5360 meters / 17585 feet back to Dole 4200 meters
Day 08: Trek to Namche Bazaar 3440 meters / 11286 feet
Day 09: Trek from Namche to Lukla 2860 meters / 9383 feet
Day 10: Flight to Kathmandu then transfer to hotel
What’s included in given Gokyo ri trek cost?
#Airport pickup and drop service by private vehicle
#Round trip flights Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu worth US$354
#Full board (breakfast, lunch, dinner) 3 meals a day on choice during Everest trek
#Best lodge accommodation on trekking route twin sharing basic
#English speaking guide trained by Government of Nepal
#Experience local trekking staffs (2 guests: 1 porter basic)
#Route map of the trail, permits & trip achievement certificate
#Government taxes & office service charge
If you interested to undertake short Gokyo valley trek 10 days or make longer with Everest base camp or renjo la pass trek write us. We will guide you on right way to ensure safe, successful and enjoyable journey to The Himalayas.