Gokyo Valley Trek

Trip Days

13 days

Max Height

5357m

Difficulty

Moderate

Starting Price

$ 1399



One of the foremost wells knows trekking goals within the Everest area is the Gokyo valley trek. It’s also considered a typical trek and is suitable for everybody. There are all total 19 Gokyo lakes within the Gokyo Valley trek and every one of them is the freshwater system. After we finish Gokyo Lake we are able to see the Gokyo – Re which is the highest hill of 5357 m that has the proud height to take straight at Mount Everest. On Gokyo Valley Trek we are able to 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 may be experienced with Gokyo-Re Trek. Trekking in Gokyo valleys deluges you with this great opportunity to look at the Ngozumpa glacier which is understood as biggest in Nepal’s Himalaya. Gokyo’s fifth lake track is thought for large views of varied mountains including Mt. Everest, Cho-yo Lhotse, and Makalu which is seen certainly from Gokyo – Ri above Gokyo Lake, and you never know, you’ll even see the elusive snow leopard.

We began our 13 Days trip in Kathmandu with a visit to UNESCO world heritage sites before heading to the foremost beautiful and Challenge experience View of Gokyo Valley Trek.

If you like a touch of a challenge, Aarohi Holiday is glad to work this Gokyo-Re Trek for you to create it your life experience with highly recommended.

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,345m) at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA)
Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, we offer you pick up facility from the airport and manage your stay at the most comfortable hotel in the city. You get to meet the team of trekkers and together we prepare for the trek.

Day 2: 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. Visit Pashupatinath Temple, Bauddhanath Stupa, Patan Durbar Square, and Swayambhunath.

Day 3: Fly (40min) to Lukla (2,840m) by morning flight, then commence trek to Phakding (2,610m)
Enjoy the most scenic 40 min flight flying to a small airport at the elevation of 2,840m. We head towards three hours easy walk on the legendary trekking trail through the cultured Sherpa village with its exceptional beauty. Overnight stay at Phakding.

Day 4: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,441m)
Trek to Namche Bazaar, the gateway to the Everest region. Enjoy great views of Kusum Kanguru, Thamserku, and the first view of Mt Everest. Overnight stay at Namche Bazaar.

Day 5: Acclimatization Namche Bazaar (3,441m)
Spend the day resting or hiking uphill to the villages of Khunde and Khumjung. Visit a monastery, the Hillary school, and the Everest National Park for glimpses of Everest and other peaks. Overnight at Namche Bazaar.

Day 6: Namche Bazaar to Dole (3,620m)
Trek uphill from Namche Bazaar towards Kyangjuma, enjoy incredible views of Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, and other peaks. Overnight in Dole.

Day 7: Dole to Machherma (4,440m)
Climb gradually along the valley, with excellent views of Cho-Oyu ahead. Walk through Lhabarma and Luza to reach Machherma. Overnight at Machherma.

Day 8: Machherma to Gokyo Lake (4,750m)
Trek to Gokyo Lake, offering outstanding mountain views and turquoise blue glacial lakes. Overnight at Gokyo.

Day 9: Hike up to Gokyo Ri (5,365m)
Hike up to Gokyo-Ri for sunrise, with views of Cho-Oyo, Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Makalu, Thamserku, and more. Overnight at Gokyo.

Day 10: Gokyo to Namche Bazar (3,860m)
Return trek to Namche Bazaar, enjoying Himalayan views from a different perspective. Explore the area and its food and people. Overnight at Namche Bazaar.

Day 11: Namche Bazaar to Lukla (3,441m)
Descend to Lukla, preparing for the flight back to Kathmandu. Visit local sites including the hospital and school established by Sir Edmund Hillary. Overnight at Lukla.

Day 12: Fly back Lukla to Kathmandu
Take a 40-minute scenic flight back to Kathmandu. Enjoy a farewell dinner (Nepali Food) to celebrate the successful completion of our journey. Overnight in Kathmandu.

Day 13: Final Departure
Your adventure in Nepal concludes today. 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

Khumbu VDC entrance fee

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

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