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Gokyo Trekking (18 days)

Trip Facts

Gokyo TrekkingTrekking Type: Camping Trek
Trekking Grade: ▲▲ (?)
Maximum Altitude: 5160 m.
Best Season: October - November, March - May

Trekking Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu in International Airport meet and greet with flower garland and transfer to Hotel, Kathmandu and evening trip briefing with Welcome dinner.

Day 02: After your breakfast transfer to the domestic airport, and fly to Lukla (2800m) about 40 minutes with enjoying whole mountain views on north side Annapurna to Everest so

Day 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3446m). Overnight in nice campsite with Mountain View. This day the trial crosses and re-crosses the Dudhkoshi through the villages of Benkyar, monjo, and Jorshalle then climbs steeply 600m.To the market town of Namche Enjoy market there.

Day 04: Rest day in Namche Bazaar for Acclimatization. This day rest for acclimatize and sightseeing around there. First sight seeing Namche bazaar and walk up hill to Sagarmatha national park museum on the hill, in side the house and out side this is one of the viewing point for Khumbu valley and Mt.Everest, Lohtse, Nuptse, Thamsherku, Kusumkhang,

Day 05: Trek to Thame (3820m). 5 and ½ hours walk.
Day 06: Trek to Lungdeng (4500m). About 6 hours walk.
Day 07: Trek to Yak kharka camp below the Renjo La about 4950m. 4 hours walk.
Day 08: Trek over the Renjo pass (5340m) and Gokyo (4790m). About 7 hours walk with the pass.

Day 09: Explore Gokyo RI -three hours to climb the summit for rewarding views, Makalu, chhoyou, MT. Everest, Bhorunche, and many others all round mountains. And back to Gokyo overnight here.

Day 10: Trek to THANGNAK (4950M.) Gokyo to thangnak 3 hours walk. Descend to the second lake below Gokyo Lake below Gokyo, then cross the glacier through a tangle of morraines. Yak pastures at chhugyuma on the eastern edges of the glacier steep ascent in the afternoon up a deserted valley below the south Cho-la Overnight at 4950m in nice campsite.

Day 11: Trek to DZONGLA (4830M.)
Boulder fields and a steep but easy snow slope lead in two hours to the summit of the south cho-la pass (5380m.) a flat glacier plateau with magnificent views to east and west. Descend the snow -covered glacier to a beautiful glen at Dzonghla.

Day 12: Trek to Gorakshep (5160m.) 6 hours trek. Contour the steep, grassy hillside above the blue Tsola Lake and round a corner into the khumbu valley, glacier walk about 1 and ½ hours.

Day 13: Excursion to Kalapatther (5550m) for magnificent views of the major eastern Himalayan peaks including Everest B.C. Return to Gorakshep.

Day 14: Trek to Dingbouche (4410m). 6 hours walk.
Back down the moraines and slowly losing altitude, reach Chukkung and slightly down with the Chukkung river view with nice valley view, easy way to get the prosperous village of dingboche.

Day 15: Trek to TENGBUCHE(3900m) 6 hours walk.
Easy walk down the imja khola to pangboche then a short climb to this famous

Day 16: Trek to NAMCHE (3440m.) 5 hours walk
Down the Dudh koshi, phunggu thyangga and a climb up to the shanasha from here slide down to the Namche bazaar have look market from early morning to until 2 and 1/12 afternoon. If we will be on Saturday because only here is the weekly Saturday market, In this market all those things for selling is brought from low far down villages 5 to 7 days they carry continue up to here for selling.

Day 17: LUKLA (2800m.) 7 hours walk Continue down the Dudh koshi to the mountain airstrip, In Lukla overnight in Lodge\Campsite.

30 minutes flight to Kathmandu and transfer to your hotel.