A sequence of stunning turquoise lakes, Nepal’s largest glacier and panorama of snowy mountains noticeable during the Gokyo Lake Trek will enthrall you for the lifetime.
A sequence of stunning turquoise lakes, Nepal’s largest glacier and panorama of snowy mountains noticeable during the Gokyo Lake Trek will enthrall you for the lifetime. The Gokyo valley is identified as the most eye-catching region in the Khumbu Region. If you are enthusiastic to experience the glory of the Everest range, just go for Gokyo Lake Trek. The sight from Gokyo is remarkably attractive and presents more legendary peaks.
To begin our trek we will take up early morning flight to reach Lukla (2,800m), the most stunning air ways in the world as it has dramatic landing on a hillside bordered by elevated peaks. And from Phakding we will walk through a stunning pine woods along the Dudh Koshi River. On this day you will get to witness breathtaking scene of the Mt. Thamserku (6618 m). As we ascend up to Namche Bazaar, splendid view of Kwangde Peak, Kangaru peak, Kusum peak, Mt. Everest, Tawache, Lhotse, and many other marvelous mountains welcome us. Also, we will get to Sansa, the main trail intersection to Everest Base Camp and Gokyo valley. We will ascend up through Mongla pass located at an altitude of 3975 m where we will be captivated by Ama Dablam, Tawoche, Thamserku,and Mt. Khumbila. Besides, we will be rewarded by the vistas of Cho Oyu, Thamserku and Kantega on the way to Machhermo. Appreciably, we will ascend to the moraine of the Ngozamba Glacier and walking ahead, we get to see the first lake Longpongo set at 4690m. Then after, the second lake, Taboche Tsho completely captivates us with its gleaming turquoise blue water dazzling in the sun. In sequence, third lake also appears. We will notice that the Gokyo village is set by the third lake, Like cherry on the top, Cho-Oyu peak as a background presents a fabulous sight here. Optionally, you may also climb Gokyo Ri. The trail moves on to fifth lake and the vistas of Cho-Oyu, Everest, Lhotse, Gyachung Kang, Nuptse, Makalu will completely allure you. Ahead of the fifth Lakes lies the Cho Oyu Base Camp. Then, we will return back to Gokyo village.