Gokyo Valley Trek
Gokyo Valley Trek

Gokyo Valley Trek

Trip Days

13 days

Max Height

5357m

Difficulty

Hard

Price

$ 1350



One of the most well knows trekking goal in the Everest area is Gokyo valley trek. It is also considered a typical trek and is suitable for everyone. There are all total 19 Gokyo lakes in the Gokyo Valley and all of them are the freshwater system. After we finish Gokyo lake we can see the Gokyo- Ri which is the highest hill of 5357 m that have the proud height to took straight at Mount Everest. We can experience the culture of where the famous Sherpa’s are located and learn first-hand about their famous mountaineering skills, fascinating culture, and way of life.

The beauty of mountains lakes glaciers and ridges can be experienced with Gokyo Trek. Trekking in Gokyo valleys deluges you with this great opportunity to observe the Ngozumpa glacier which is known as biggest in Nepal’s Himalaya. Gokyo fifth lake track is known for the gigantic views of various mountains including Mt. Everest, Cho-yo Lhotse, and Makalu which is seen certainly from Gokyo- Ri above Gokyo Lake and you never know, you may even see the elusive snow leopard.

We began our 13 Days trip in Kathmandu with a visit to UNESCO world heritages Sites before heading to the most beautiful and Challenge experience View of Gokyo Valley Trek

If you love a bit of a challenge, Aarohi Holiday is glad to operate this tour for you to make it your life experience with highly recommended.

Day 1    Arrival in Kathmandu (13,45m) at the Tribuwan International Airport (TIA)

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,345m) at ant time. Our office representative will welcome you and transfer you to the hotel. Simply take pleasure and relax in the free of driving through the unfamiliar roads short briefing about the trip after transferring you to the hotel enjoy your overnight in the hotel.

Day 2    Sightseeing of Kathmandu valley

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, Bauddhanath Stupa, Patan Durbar Square and Swayambunath.

Day 3    Fly (40min) to Lukla (2,840m) by morning flight, then commence trek lukle to Phakding (2,610m)

Enjoy the most scenic 40 min flight flying in a twin-other plane to a small airport at the elevation of 2,840m/8,000ft. 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 Phakding.

Day 4    Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,441m)

You will trek to Namche Bazaar at 3,440m. Namche Bazzar is a great way to the Everest region. On this trek, Great View of Kusum Kangaroo, Thamserku and Holy Khumbiyela mountain and also the close View of the magnificent mountain, extensive green hills the territory of the incharis Matic and also the first View of the world Highest Mountain(Mt Everest). Overnight stay at Namchabazzar.

Day 5    Acclimatization Namche Bazaar

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 the and the 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    Namcha Bazar to Dole (3,620m)

We take the trail uphill from Namche Bazaar and walk ahead towards Kyangjuma. along the way from Chorcamp at Namche Bazzar to kyangjuma, you may enjoy the incredible view of Mt Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, and many other peaks. It climbs steeply to the tiny village of Mongla, Then drops to Phortse. Thenga before climbing through a pine and rhododendron forest and on up to Dole lookout for Himalayan tahr and birds (including the colorful male Danple pheasant Nepal’s national bird), spotted deer. Overnight in Dole.

Day 7    Dole to Machherma (4,440m)

On this, we will climb gradually along the side of the valley, where the small and thorny bushes give way to scrub juniper as the altitude increases. ahead of you is an excellent view of Cho-Oyu. white back down the valley are the walking through Lhabarma, Luza(4,340m) and finally, reach at Machherma (4,410m) overnight at tea house.

Day 8    Machherma to Gokyo Lake (4750m)

This trek offers you an Outstanding mountain view together with dazzling series of the turquoise blue glacial lake. The beauty to witness the blue lakes is simply out of this world. Gokyo situalid by the side of 3rd big lake. Cho-Oyo at the backdrop is very comforting. overnight at Gokyo

Day 9    Hike up to Gokyo Ri (5365m)

Hike up to Gokyo-Ri (5,360M/17,586ft) for Sunrise, which begins. On the northern side of the lake, opposite the village. It Overlooks the broad,rubble-covered. Ngozumpa out beneath a wall of towering peaks on its southeastern flank from the flag bedecked summit is the unforgettable vista of the Himalayan chain that includes Chy Chung Kang and Cho- Oyo, The north face of Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Makalu, Thamserku. (All Over 6,300m/20,670Ft) and much more some unnamed. overnight at Gokyo.

Day 10    Gokyo to Namcha bazar (3860m)

On this trek, we will enjoy the Himalayan from a different perspective while returning back walk through the narrow trails, cross many of the pine, rhododendron and oak forest. to get to Dole and after that, we will enjoy the beautiful view of the peaks Amadablam, Thamserku, and Kanglega along the way. we will cross many of the pine and Ock forest along the way. we will stroll around Namche Bazaar and explore food and People. Overnight at Namchabazzar.

Day 11    Namche Bazar to lukla (3441m)

we will wake down the rocky terrains to book a flight to Kathmandu. You can visit the Hospital and school established by Sir Edmund Hillary and also relieve yourself from the fatigue of the long journey of trekking. Overnight at Lukla

Day 12    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 13    Final Departure

Your wonderful adventure in Nepal comes to an end today. We wish you all the best .we can exchange email and photo with our company. A representative from Aarohi Holiday Pvt Ltd will take you to the airport approximately 3 hours before your scheduled flight.

What's included ?

Pick up and drop off from and to International airport.

3 night hotel in Kathmandu (first two nights and last one night)

Everest national park permit

Khumbu Entrance Fee

Khumbu VDC entrance fee

One English speaking government Licensed Guide (insurance, experienced, salary, food and accommodation)

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 and culture guide.

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

All taxes and Company service charges

What's excluded ?

Bar and beverage bills, Tea coffe, wifi, bottled water, desserts, hot shower, Battery charge

Personal expenses, personal clothes, personal insurance for health and evacuation and tipping.

Entrance fees for sightseeing points.

Internatonal flight ticket and Nepal entry visa

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 the 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 condition 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 play 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 hours 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 your any luggage or property belonging to you even when shouldered by porters, ponies airport or vehicles. That means your personal possessions luggage are 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 term and conditions slowly read all the term and conditions slowly and thoroughly. You might also call us with any question 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 staffs with a cell phone and satellite phones in 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 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 driver 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 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 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 $ 30

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.


Provide us your requirements





Trip Overview
  • Span
    13 days
  • Meal
    All meals included during the trek
  • Country
    Nepal
  • Starts from:
    Kathmandu
  • Ends at:
    Kathmandu

Inquiry Form