EBC with Gokyo Lake Trek

Trip Days

18 days

Max Height

5545m

Difficulty

Hard

Starting Price

$ 1650



Embark on a captivating journey through the enchanting Khumbu region, where majestic mountains touch the sky, amiable Sherpas warmly welcome you, and vibrant monasteries add a splash of color to the landscape. Traverse the bustling Namche Bazaar, meander through the serene Sagarmatha National Park, and reach the awe-inspiring base of the mighty Everest.

As you trek, the path unfolds breathtaking panoramas, with renowned viewpoints like Kala Patthar and Gokyo Ri offering spectacular vistas. Feast your eyes on the mesmerizing Khumbu Icefall and be mesmerized by the grandeur of Mt. Cho Oyu, Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Nuptse, Amadablam, Pumori, and the iconic Tengboche Monastery, the largest in Nepal’s Khumbu region.
In essence, the trek to Everest Base Camp with Gokyo Lakes promises a lifetime of unforgettable experiences.We bring our 18 days of Everest Base Camp Trek with Gokyo lake being with a sightseeing tour of the historical and cultural monuments in Kathmandu, the temple, shrines, stupa, bazaars, and streets, and next day we’ll be heading for a noteworthy mountain of Everest base camp.

Aarohi Holiday is often ready and helpful for guiding you and offers you wonderful and unforgettable memories with awesome trekking of Everest Base Camp Trek with Gokyo Lake

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,345m) at the Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA)
Arrival in Kathmandu (1,345m) at any time. Our office representative will welcome you and transfer you to the hotel. Simply take pleasure and relax in the fun of driving through the unfamiliar roads. Short briefing about the trip after transferring you to the hotel. Enjoy your overnight stay in the hotel.

Day2: Sightseeing of Kathmandu valley (1,345m)
Today would be the most exhilarating day where you will be introduced to the most pious Hindu and Buddhist religious place that is listed in the UNESCO World Heritage sites and elucidates you to the entire mysticism over its existence Pashupatinath temple, Boudhanath stupa, Patan Durbar Square and Swayambhunath stupa.

Day 3: Fly (40min) to Lukla (2,840m) by morning flight, then commence trek to Phakding (2,610m)
Enjoy the most Scenic 40 Min flying in a twin-other plane to a small airport at the elevation of 2840m/8000ft. we head towards three hours easy walk on the legendary trekking trail through the cultured Sherpa village with its exceptional beauty and the view of stunning Dudh Koshi gorge, landscape, and the deep valley is unique. The scenic beauty deep gorge and farming terraces at the backdrop is phenomenal. Overnight stay at stunning Phakdng.

Day 4: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,441m)
Today we will be heading towards the major Sherpa settlement Namche Bazar. It is also known as the gateway to Mt Everest. This village has modern facilities including a luxurious hotel restaurant, bakery cafe, etc . We will also pass via different beautiful settlements including, Monjo, Benkar, Jorsole, and Chimoa. We will enter into Sagarmatha National park permit checkpoint. Overnight at Namachabazar.

Day5: Namche Bazaar / Acclimatization (3,441m)
Today we will spend resting or hike uphill to the village of Khunde and Khumjung. you will find government offices, Internet cafes, shops, and a colorful market. You can visit a monastery and Hillary school. You can visit the Everest national park to catch some of the best glimpses of Mt Everest, Lhotse, Kongde, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, etc. Namche Bazzar is the largest settlement of Sherpa People, You can know more about them by visiting the Sherpa monastery also it has a lot of historical record to the Mt Everest. Overnight at Namche Bazaar.

Day 6: Namchabazar to Tengboche Monastery (3,860m)
On this day, we will climb alongside Dudh Koshi River until Phuke Tenga and then follow the trails of ijma Khola up to Tengboche. On this trek, you will pass through the pine forests and cross many suspension bridges. Along the way, you can expect to have a spectacular view of Mt Everest and Ama Dablam. After you reach Tengboche. Where you can visit the Tengboche monastery. Overnight stay at Tengboche.

Day 7: Tengboche to Dingboche (4,400 m)
On this trek mountain range gets closer and closer as you walk further. This journey again results from us with tremendous views of mt Everest, Ama Dablam, and Lhotse. The trek moves ahead towards the Lobuche River, Imja Valley and ultimately begins climbing up to Dingboche. You can find barley, crop, stone wall and potato farm to ported crops from strong winds. You can also see the spectacular sunrise and sunset over these mountains. Overnight at Dingboche.

Day 8: Dingboche Acclimatization. (4,400 m)
( Day trip to Chhukumg) Dingboche is a famous stop for trekking and climbers headed to Mt Everest, Imja Ise or Ama Dablam. This trek you can explore Sherpa people and lifestyles. You can Dingboche Monastery or take a short hike to Nagarjuna hill, Ama Dablam base camp or Chukum- RI. Overnight at Dingboche.

Day 9: Dingboche to Lobuche (4,900m)
On this trek, we will walk along the highland and plain terrace to get to Lobuche. On this trek, you can see the memorial cairn built in the memories of departed Sherpa and other trekkers. You can get the memorizing view of Mt Pumori, Khumbuste and Lingtren, etc. You can also enjoy the view of Lobuche peak and other peaks along the way. Overnight at Lobuche.

Day 10: Lobuche to Gorakshep and hike to Everest Base camp (5,363m)
Today we will be head towards the settlement of Gorak Shep. On this trek, we will have a great view of Mt Everest, Mt Pumori, and Mt Nuptse and other surrounding peaks. After some hours of walk, we will reach the base camp of the world’s highest peak from the Everest base camp. We will enjoy the magnificent view of Khumbu glacier once again. Overnight at Gorakshep.

Day 11: Gorakshep to Zongla(4,840m) Via Kallapathar(5,545m)
We’ll wake before dawn today to trek towards Kalapathar (which means “black rock”) for a fiery, glorious sunrise over Mt. Everest. The day’s first light will illuminate your spectacular view of Nuptse Nup, Changtse and Lhotse.This may be, of the whole journey, your most opportune moment to snap amazing pictures of Everest and its neighboring peaks. Afterwards, it’s back to Gorekshep for breakfast and onwards to Dzongla.

Day 12: Zongla(4,840m) to Thaknak(4,358m)Via Chola Pass (5,364m)
This could be the most challenging day of the trek as you go over the pass. Fortunately, having already visited Everest Base Camp you should be getting used to trekking at the high altitude and feeling stronger. If the weather is bad crossing the pass can be difficult. Crampons are not normally used but microspikes can be helpful if the weather is at all bad. It’s a tough climb to the top but the amazing views more than make up for it.

Day 13: Thaknak To Gokyo(4,750m)
We continue down into the Gokyo Valley and cross the Ngozumpa glacier the longer glacier in this part of the Himalayas and an impressive sight. We should reach Gokyo by lunch. After lunch you should have time to walk up to one of the lakes in the valley and get some great views of the surrounding peaks.

Day 14: Gokyo to Machermo Vai Gokyo Ri (5,357m)
Machermo, perched at an elevation of 4,470 meters, to the vibrant Namche Bazaar at 3,860 meters, taking the scenic route via Gokyo Ri. Traverse the undulating trails with breathtaking views, ascending to the summit of Gokyo Ri for a panoramic spectacle of the surrounding majestic peaks. Descend through the pristine landscapes, passing azure Gokyo Lakes and charming Sherpa settlements. Cross suspension bridges and relish the blend of adventure and natural beauty. Upon reaching Namche Bazaar, immerse yourself in the lively ambiance of this bustling mountain town. Explore local markets, interact with the welcoming Sherpa community, and bask in the unique charm that defines the Khumbu region.

Day 15: Machermo to Namcha bazar (3,860m)
Descend from Machermo (4,470m) to Namche Bazaar (3,860m) through picturesque trails, passing Sherpa villages and suspension bridges. Enjoy stunning mountain views on your way to the lively town of Namche.

Day 16: Namche Bazaar to Lukla (3,441m)
Descend from Namche Bazaar (3,860m) to Lukla (3,441m), winding through the scenic Khumbu region. Traverse charming villages and lush landscapes, capturing the essence of the Himalayas, before reaching Lukla.

Day 17: Fly back Lukla to Kathmandu
Today we will fight back with a 40 minutes amazing scenic to Kathmandu. There will be a farewell dinner (Nepali Food) to celebrate the successful completion of our journey. Overnight in Kathmandu

Day 18: Final Departures
Your wonderful adventure in Nepal comes to an end today. We wish you all the best. A representative from Aarohi Holiday Pvt Ltd will take you to the airport approximately 3 hours before your scheduled flight.

What's included ?

All airport pick up / drop off and hotels transfers as per the itinerary

Hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast as per the itinerary

Everest national park permit

Khumbu Entrance Fee

TIMS Card (Trekkers Information Management System)

One porter for each two people

Accommodation in tea houses twin sharing (private room/ Shared bathroom)

3 Meals a day – breakfast, lunch, Dinner during the trek (Anything from the munu)

Flight ticket (Kathmandu-Lukla-kathmanmdu)

Sightseeing tour car A/C, driver.

Farewell dinner at Nepalese cultural restaurant after the trek in Kathmandu.

All taxes and Company service charges

What's excluded ?

Nepal Visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and two passport size photographs)

International airfare to and from Kathmandu

Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu

Monument sites entrance fees while sightseeing in Kathmandu

Excess baggage charges

Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, and earlier return from the mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary

Travel and rescue insurance

Personal expenses (phone calls, internet / Wi-Fi, laundry, bar bills – tea/coffee, hot chocolate, juice, beer, battery recharge, extra porters, bottled or boiled water, shower etc.)

Tips for guides and porters (Tipping are expected, but not compulsory).

Notices/Events/Info?

Info
  • 1 Meals and drinking in Trek
  • The meals are included in our package which is taken in lodges. We will get breakfast and dinner at the lodge where we stay overnights. Our guide will choose and stop for lunch on the available place for every day on a trek. We will request you to bring water and use medicine and drink freely or therefore you can also have options of buying purification water bottled or boiled water in every place as well

  • 2 Medicines and first kits
  • Proper medicines and first aid kits are very essential for trekking. You might get physically hurt at high altitudes is easy due to the terrain and change in atmosphere. Unsuspecting trekker must always be prepared for any adversities that they could face even while walking through easiest trek some of the most essential items anyone must have in their first aid kit are below

    Antiseptic
    Pain relief spray, ointment
    Safety pins
    Crepe bandage for sprain
    And my other that are necessary which are hard to found in a rural area.

  • 3 Trekking Seasons in Nepal
  • The trekking season in Nepal is generally known best as two seasons after falls and after the winter. Ever best season of trekking in Himalayan consider in the mid of September to mid of December. Each season has its distinct attraction to offers Nepal. Trekking season is classified as below

    Autumn ( Sept- Nov)
    Winter ( Dec-Feb)
    Spring ( March-may)
    Summer ( Jun- Aug)
    Autumn (Sept-Nov)

    This season is also considered as the best trekking season for trekking in Nepal. Sep, Oct, and Nov are the fall in this trekking season in Nepal. This season offers excellent weather and tantalizing mountain views.

    Winter (Dec- Feb)

    This season is clear in Nepal. Dec, Jan, and Feb Months are a cold day in Mountain during this season Nepal is usually snowfall in the higher elevations with risks winds and colder temperatures. It will be ideal for trekking in the lower elevation.

    Spring (March-May)

    During this season different varieties of wildflowers, especially the rhododendrons make the hillside which makes higher altitude trekking more comfortable and interesting. April and May’s months are fall-in this trekking.

    Summer ( June- August)

    June, July, and August months are the main rainy season. It also involves monsoon with heavy rainfall which makes trekking conditions unfavorable. During this season, it is times are blessed for the keen botanist as the higher valley and meadows blossom with flower and lush vegetation. Desert park of Nepal like mustang Nar-Phu valley and Dolpo region are the best season to do trekking which is summer trekking a great alternative behind the Himalayan rains shadow area.

  • 4 Travel insurances
  • One of the most popular destinations in the world for the adventure trekking, Climbing and expedition is in Nepal, so most of that area is located in remote part in the Himalayan

    Travel insurances in Nepal is definitely an Important consideration:-It plays the vital role that you need to have travel insurance while doing traveling to Nepal and doing trekking, Climbing, and Expedition or any other adventure in Nepal. There are many types of travel insurance policies and which they all come with an incredible amount of fine print so, we request you need to very clear that what is covered and what is not covered on the travel insurance policy that you are going to buy in case if you need more information about travel insurances, please feel free to contact us.

  • 5 Physical fitness
  • Physical fitness is an important part of any outdoor activity. It is probably less of an issue at the start than you might think. Trek is about taking your time settling your own pace and enjoying the experience to its fullest basically they are three components of in Nepal trek preparation:- Aerobic, strength, and mental. Aerobic conditioning is important primarily because you will trek in thinner air, up to 40 percent less than at sea label how as with good aerobic conditioning you will be able to better metabolize whatever oxygen is available to you.

    Before your arrival in Nepal, you should plan on doing at least one hour of aerobic 3/4 times per week for 1 month. Jogging, hiking, cycling and walking on alley floor to ridgeline ascents with day back are some of the excellent forms of exercise so long as your strengthening ley muscles and building stamina. speed is not the essence confidence stamina and continuity are.

  • 6 personal belongings
  • We are not answerable for any damage or loss of any luggage or property belonging to you even when shouldered by porters, ponies airport or vehicles. That means your personal possessions luggage is at your risk at the times.

  • 7 how to book your tour/ how to book with us
  • We request you, before booking any tour with us, please read all the terms and conditions slowly read all the terms and conditions slowly and thoroughly. You might also call us with any questions prior to making any payments. Begin by filling out a booking form and pay the non-refundable deposit. Please fill out the form completely so as not to disrupt the expediency of the process The most important thing to understand that all aspects of the chosen trip, from what’s included and excluded and also to the level of service or even what trip may be right for your level of experience and fitness. Take as much as the time to get all questions answered so that when booking the trip/it is without trepidation.

  • 8 Acute Mountain Sickness
  • Acute mountain sickness is common at high altitudes and depends on the elevation, the rate of ascent and individual susceptibility. The symptoms tend to be worse at night and include headache, loss of appetite and lethargy, nausea, bread hopelessness, and irritability. An altitude over 3000 meters (9843 Feet) is usually defined as high altitude. Treks are designed to properly acclimatize you to change in high altitude climate and sufficient precautionary measures too are taken to take almost caution. We will also equip our staff with cell phones and satellite phones in the occurrence of any emergency cases. We are always greatly driven to keep the safety and security of our clients as our foremost concern.

  • 9 Flight delays Internal
  • The major reason for the flight delays and the cancellation is due to the climate conditions and the horal geographical setting of Nepal. The heavy rainfall the fog and unusual al winds cloud results in flight delays or sometimes cancellation airport lucks the instrument landing system for the domestic flights in case of any cancellations or flight delays do occur (highly chances of flight delays from around Kathmandu to Lukla, Everest Reagan) we will also provide service to arrange a helicopter to help you to be on your schedule on the premises of civil aviation rule of Nepal which can state that helicopters can fly if the visibility is 1500m. Therefore the cost ranges from used 350 to 650 according to the number of passengers.

  • 10 Arrival Instructions
  • Outside the arrivals hall there will be a large group of people, Agents and individuals from many companies please don’t be a hassle by their people. We request you to stop and look carefully for your name Our Aarohi Holiday representative will holding your name and encored you to the car and take you to your hotel in Kathmandu. You will also see Men/taxi drivers offering you to carry luggage at the Airport. So just ignore them and walk out the door with our airport representative and follow these instructions you also have to take care and keep an eye on your luggage and belonging to avoid any Complicacies.

  • 11 Visa Entry procedures
  • For entry into Nepal, the visitors except the Indian nationals must hold a passport and valid visa. Visa entry procedure in Nepal can be obtained at the Nepalese embassies or consulates abroad Nepal visa is an important issued at the entry points like Kathmandu international airport upon arrival. We must not pay any visa fee for under 10 years of children. If you’re willing to get Nepal visa required filling form truth passport, Photograph.

    Visa on Arrival Tourist Visa

    Visa Facility Duration Fee

    Single entry 15 days us $ 25

    Single entry 30 days us $ 40

    Multiple entry 90 days us $ 100

    Please, we request you to have a passport valid for at least 6 months from the time of entry and also have cash ready in us dolor for more information to the most up to date list of exceptions for visa on arrival or to obtain the most current visa, Visit the Nepal Department of Immigration Website.

  • 12 Trekking Day
  • We will have to walk around 6 to 8 hours per day/ 10 to 12 km per day more or less. We will have our breakfast at the tea house and begin our trekking as in the middle of long trekking we will have our lunch at the tea house and after some time we will start the trekking again. However, will end our night will dinner at tea house take rest to have some fun and remaining trek we will start it again tomorrow after breakfast.


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