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Trek type : Camping/Tea house
Trek Grade : Moderate
Duration : 21 days (15 days trekking)
Activities : Trekking, camping, sightseeing, rock-climbing (option)
Best time to go : September to March/April Gokyo Lake
Departure dates : by arrangement

The Gokyo Lakes trek is one of the best treks in the Khumbu region. Much of the trek takes place at moderate to high altitudes, venturing through rich Buddhist villages, red birch and dwarf rhododendron forests together with magnificent views of the peaks of Sagamartha, Cho Oyo, Lhotse. Makalu and Tawetse. Highlight of this trek is the walk to the sacred lakes of Gokyo. Two days will be spent exploring the Gokyo area, including a steep climb to the top of Gokyo Ri to witness what is the most comprehensive and impressive panoramas in all the Himalaya. This trek will appeal to those who wish to see the major mountains of the Sagamartha region from a less-trekked trail, as well as visit the regions key monasteries.

Itinerary

 

Day 01 : Trip commences in Kathmandu, introductions and formalities, Height : 1336m

Day 02 : Sightseeing around Kathmandu Valley

Day 03 : Lukla (2800m) by air then trek to Choplung, Height : 2600m

Day 04 : Monjo Height : 2850m

Day 05 : Namche Bazaar Height : 3440m

Day 06 : Rest day at Namche for acclimatisation - short morning hike

Day 07 : Portse Tenga Height :  3600m

Day 08 : Dole Height :  4000m

Day 09 : Machermo Height : 4400m

Day 10 : Rest day at Machermo -optional walk to ridge

Day 11 : Gokyo Height :  4759m

Day 12 : Ascent of Gokyo Ridge Height :  5483m

Day 13 : Gokyo for lunch then back down to Machermo, Height :  4400m

Day 14 : Portse Tenga, Height :  3600m

Day 15 : Thyangboche, Height :  3767m

Day 16 : Khumjung, Height :  3780m

Day 17 : Phakding, Height :  2700m

Day 18 : Lukla

Day 19 : Kathmandu by air

Day 20 : Day in Kathmandu - sightseeing/shopping/optional rock-climbing at Balliju Cliff - additional cost

Day 21 : Trip concludes in Kathmandu (Transport to airport for onwards destination)

Cost included : Campers: Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu (as per itinerary, 3 star rating standard, B&B, twin share basis), airport transfers, full compliment of trekking crew, all meals while on trek (except alternative by choice), all necessary camping gear (including sleeping bag, down jacket), overland transportation, National Park Fees, trekking crew insurance, emergency first aid kit.
Teahouse: Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu (as per itinerary, 3 star rating standard, B&B, twin share basis), airport transfers, full compliment of trekking crew, all meals while on trek (except alternative by choice), accommodation at best available teahouse, overland transportation, National Park Fees, flight KTM / Lukla / KTM, trekking crew insurance, emergency first aid kit.

Teahouse Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu (as per itinerary, 3 star rating standard, B&B, twin share basis), airport transfers, full compliment of trekking crew, all meals while on trek, accommodation at best available teahouse, overland transportation, National Park Fees, flight KTM / Lukla / KTM, trekking crew insurance, emergency first aid kit. One day city tour in kathmandu valley.

Cost not included : Extra hotel expenses, single room supplement where requested, any personal expenses (bottled soft drinks, telephone charges, video/camera fees, etc.), domestic and international airfares, medical costs (except medical attention given by trek leader), rescue charges, tips for crew (typically around NRp100 per trekking day), airport departure tax (currently NRp1100 for international destinations), Visas and visa extension costs, lunch and evening meals while in Kathmandu (except Namaste meal on first night)

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