Everest Base Camp and Gokyo Lake Trek
Everest Base Camp and Gokyo Lake Trek is beautiful journey filled with the liveliness of high mountain and glacier lakes. Find yourself lost in the lust of white glittering mountains with a perfect blend of turquoise colored lakes. First of all experience the thrill of crossing the challenging Cho La Pass. Also get the spectacular views of Khumbu glacier valley and Gokyo lakes. Most of all Everest Base Camp and Gokyo Lake Trek will take you to the serene and remote Khumbu valley. Experience the splendor of azure Gokyo Lakes in between the sky dominating high mountains. As well as the combination of the high mountain dominating the bright blue Gokyo Lake is fascinating.
Everest Gokyo Lake trek offers the glorious views of some popular mountains. These spectacular views includes the Cho Oyu, Everest, Lhotse and Makalu. The mountain views are clearly visible from Gokyo Ri above Gokyo Lake. The tremendous ice ridge between Cho Oyu and Gyachung and Ngozumpa glacier are the remarkable highlights of this trek.
After a day’s sightseeing tour in the UNESCO listed heritage sites in Kathmandu. We start our Everest Base Camp and Gokyo Lake trek with an exciting flight to Lukla. The flight is followed by a walk through various Sherpa villages like Namche, Khumjung and Machhermo. These walks take us all the way up to Gokyo Lakes. As we reach the Gokyo lakes, the mesmerizing nature around us keeps our eyes wander from one snow clad mountain peaks to another. The stunning views of glacier and lakes also keep us company throughout the journey.
As we join the Everest base camp trek trail in the end of our climbing journey, we will reach Everest Base Camp. This is a another name for dream come true to be at the base of top of the world. As you hike up to Kalapattar, the stunning views of stunning mountain with sunrise and sunset over it can be treat for the eye. These views let’s you know the real beauty of Mother Nature.
Besides, Everest Base Camp and Gokyo Lake Trek is an opportunity to connect yourself with the Sherpa people. Their unique lifestyle, culture and tradition is a part of this journey that will make you feel welcomed and lively. The Tengboche monastery is a spiritual hub in Khumbu region that will help you lift up your spirituality. So, come be a part of this beautiful journey with Himal Eco Treks. There is nothing special about a journey until traveled with a right travel companion!
Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu(2days and 2 nights in a hotel ,breakfast included)
Fly to Namche (40 minutes)
Trek to Phakding (3-4 hrs trek)
Trekking (4-7 hrs trek)
Accommodation in a guesthouse
Acclimatization in Namche Bazar
2days and 2 nights in a hotel ,breakfast included and finally departure day
Items that are not covered in the cost of trip price.
- Nepal Entry visa fees.
- Meals during the stay in any cities
- International airfare
- Snacks, soft drink during the trek.
- Personal trekking equipment are not provided by HET.
- Tips to the guide, porter, driver or any other trekking staff
Regarding your arrival
As you arrive at the airport in Kathmandu, you will have to pay the Visa charges to enter in to Nepal. Two passport size photos are necessary for this purpose.
Your guide will be there at the airport to pick you up and escort you to the hotel for check in. After a bit of refreshment, your guide will explain your itinerary and your plan ahead.
We offer you the best accommodations possible. The rooms will be clean, comfortable and homely. In Kathmandu, you will stay at a hotel with deluxe rooms. During the trek, you will stay at the best guesthouses or lodges. Generally, accommodation during the trek in guesthouses are on sharing basis. However, the rooms are clean, comfortable and the warm welcome of the people in the guesthouses will make you feel greeted and homely.
Meals and Drinking water facility
The meals during the trek are included in the package that we offer. The meals include breakfast, lunch and dinner during the trek. Other snacks and personal preference items are not included in our package.
If you want to exchange your currency with the Nepalese currency, you can exchange it at the counters in airport. It is reliable when you exchange the currency through banks or other certified money exchangers. You can find the exchange rate for the day in website of Nepal Rastra Bank.
Travel Insurance is highly recommended as it is for your own safety and security. Our package doesn’t include the cost of travel insurance. You are responsible for your travel insurance.
Import and Export during the travel
You can import some duty free items prescribed by the Custom Act in Nepal. You can bring a 1.15ml bottle of distilled liquor, 200 cigarettes and 50 cigars. You can also bring laptop, video camera, binoculars and other portable items that are essential for you. In case of export, it is prohibited to carry the paintings, manuscripts or other things of cultural importance which carries over 100 years of history. In case you purchase any kind of statues of paintings, you need to verify it at the Department of Archaeology before export.
High altitude sickness
Many people suffer from high altitude sickness while they opt out for trekking in high altitude regions. There might be various causes for high altitude sickness. It may be due to lack of your body endurance or due to lack of proper acclimatization and many more, Therefore, one needs to be alert about the possible risks. Himal Eco Treks (HET) team always carries a first aid tool with them in case of emergencies. However, it is recommended for you to keep the knowledge of high altitude sickness.