From USD$1300 12 Days Nepal Eco Adventures
Adaptation to harsh geography and high altitude is vital before further continuing the ascent to avoid altitude sickness and other unwelcomed illness. Youâ€™ll be taken for a one day hike through ... read more
From 1248 15 Days Trekking Planner (P.) Ltd.
Gokyo Valley Trekking takes you to the less popular yet more beautiful region which is natural, ecological and religious importance to the locals and visitors alike. The journey begins with the explor ... read more
“Ready-Made itinerary presented in website can be operated for individuals, couples and small groups on a private tailor-made basis, starting on a date of your choice. Itinerary is on the basis of tea-house trekking but it can be operated as Camp Trek. Please contact Trekking Planner to discuss about your tour plan.”
Upon arrival you will be picked up at the international airport in Kathmandu and transferred to the hotel by our airport representative. After refreshments your tour guide will pick you up at your hotel for a half day sightseeing tour to Kathmandu’s Durbar Square. Later on this evening you will be picked up from your hotel for a cultural dinner. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Today you have a full day guided sightseeing tour to the Buddhist and Hindu sights in Kathmandu, probably to Durbar Square, then visit “Swyambhunath” a Holy sight of Hinduism and Buddhism also known as “the monkey temple” as a large number of holy monkeys are living in the north-west part of the temple. Next, you will be taken to “Pashupatinath a sacred Hindu temple situated on the bank of the Bagmati River. You will then be driven to “Boddhanath Stupa” one of the biggest and oldest stupas in the world. Later in the afternoon there will be a pre-trip meeting with your trekking guide in your hotel. Our office representative will brief you regarding the trek as well as provide you the opportunity to ask any questions of the upcoming trip. Second overnight in Kathmandu.
Today an early morning transfer to the airport for 35min short but scenic fight to the Himalayan foothills where we begin our trek into the Everest region. The views from the plane are stunning, providing dramatic sights of terraced hills and the distant Himalayan giants. After landing at Lukla airport, we walk for 3 hours to the town of Phakding with few up and downs along the Dudh Koshi River. Stay overnight at the tea house in Phakding.
Today after breakfast, we continue trekking along the banks of the Dudh Koshi River, crossing this majestic river numerous times on exciting suspension bridges decorated with prayer flags. After entering Sagamartha National Park, from Larja Dobhan the trail climbs steeply with breathtaking views to Namche Bazaar, the gateway to the Everest region. Stay overnight at a tea house In Namche Bazaar.
Today is a rest and acclimatization day in Namche Bazaar. Namche is a colorful village with many wonderful and interesting shops and vendors, fabulous food, and stunning views of the surrounding mountains. An early hike above town, before the clouds move in, reward trekkers with a spectacular Himalayan sunrise and views of Mt. Everest, Lhotse, the beautiful Ama Dablam and many more. On the way down, we can visit the Sherpa Museum that houses an exhibit on traditional Sherpa lifestyle and a fabulous photography display by a local Nepalese naturalist. Stay over night at the tea house.
You will climb the Khumjung hill and descend to the east of the village down the broad valley leading the Dudh Koshi from where the route turns to the north. There is a chorten on the ridge top at 3973m which descends from Khumbila (5761m).You will visit Mohang, the birth place of re-incarnate Lama of Rongbuk monastery of Tibet who introduced Buddhism in Khumbu region. The trail descends in a series of steep switchbacks down a sandy slope to the Dush Koshi. Stay over night at the tea house.
You will climb steeply out of the valley through rhododendron forests. The trail passes through many Kharkas-the summer settlements used to by Sherpas while bringing herds of yaks to graze. The route passes through the settlements of Tongba (3950m), Gyele (3960m). Stay over night at the tea house.
From Dole the trail climbs steadily along the side of the valley, rhododendron forest giving way to scrub Juniper as altitude increases you will pass through many summer settlements, used when Yaks are taken to these pastures to graze in the summer months. Ahead of us are excellent views of Cho Oyu while backing down the valley is peaks of Kantiaga and Thamsherku. This is a short day trek and we arrive at Macherma(4410m),around lunch time.
Beyond Machhermo the trail climbs a ridge for an excellent view both down the valley to Kantega and up towards Cho-Oyu (8,153m). Beyond the ridge the valley widens as the trail passes through Pangram at 4,390m. The route descends to the river bank before beginning the climb up to the terminal moraine of the Ngozumpa glacier. It is a steep climb on the moraine. Afterwards the trail levels out as it follows the valley past a second lake, known as Longponga at 4,690m, where you can find the Lama Foot prints then finally up a boulder-strewn path to Gokyo at 4,750m, on edge of the third lake. Gokyo a small settlement but slowly growing with about 6-8 lodges at present. Gokyo with its glacial lake and the surrounding high snow capped mountain certainly makes this place one of the gem of Khumbu region. Stay over night at the tea house.
Today an early morning your guide will take you to the Gokyo Ri (5463m/17923ft) for sunrise view. From here you will have chance to full part of Mt Everest and Cho-yu and lake in the valley and biggest glacier of the named Na-Jumpa glacier. Back to hotel for breakfast and after breakfast in the afternoon you will have chance explore up to the fifth lake passing another forth lake and enjoy the view. Stay over night at the tea house.
After wonderful time you re-trace back to Dole via Machhermo. Stay over night at the tea house.
Today after breakfast star same trail with big descend till Phortse Tanga than ascend to the Mongla dada from where trail goes slow down all the way to Namche. Stay over night at the tea house.
Today after breakfast you will re-trace back to Lukla with few up and down. Stay over night at the tea house.
Today an early morning your guide will take you to the airport for short but scenic flight back to Kathmandu. Up on arrival you will be picked up and transfer to the hotel by our airport representative. Stay over night at the hotel.
Transfer to the international airport for next destination flight.
“Trekking Planner is committed to keeping the day-to-day schedule as per the predetermined itinerary however there might be an occasion in need of a change due to factors beyond our control. Factors such as adverse weather conditions, flight delays, natural disasters, political situations etc can force us to make necessary changes. Even though it is not possible to guarantee the itinerary the trip leader will do his best to minimize your inconvenience.”
We trust you will have a wonderful time with us!
Single Supplement US $180.00
Single Supplement US $180.00
From $ 1165 USD 14 Days Outfitter Nepal Treks and Expedition P. Ltd
We have 14day itinerary for the Â Gokyo Trek that includes your arrival and departure days plus a day tour and a leisure day after the trek however if you do not want our accommodation in Kathmandu ... read more
From USD 1450/ 14 Days Ace Holidays
Arrival and Departure Upon arrival in Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu, you see the guide holding the signboard of Ace Holidays, and your guide accompanies you from the airport to ... read more
From $950 13 Days Nepal Planet Treks and Expedition
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu and Pick up (Transfer to Hotel & Trip briefing) Stay overnight in Thamel nice and clean hotel Day 02: Full day Kathmandu valley Sightseeing (Durbar Square and world heri ... read more
From $12 16 Days Nepal Gateway Trekking Pvt. Ltd
Tea house trek means staying and eating in lodges. We stay in single rooms where possible, but often you will have to twin sharing room. Rooms are basic, normally just a bed with a pillow and blank ... read more
From $1130 14 Days Asian Hiking Team
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From USD 1017 14 Days Green Valley Nepal Treks
Gokyo Valley Trekking is renowned among travelers for outstanding views of Everest that it offers at the Gokyo peak which is comparatively better than at Kalapathar. The route passes turquoise lakes ... read more
Day 1 :Arriving In Kathmandu (1250m)
Day 2 :Fly to Lukla at 2840m and trek to Phakding at 2610m (3 hours)
Day 3 :Trek to Namche bazar - 3440m (3 hr)
Day 4 :Rest at Namche for acclimatization
Day 5 :Trek to Dole - 4200m. (5-6 hours)
Day 6 :Trek to Machhermo - 4470m (6 hours)
Day 7 :Trek to Gokyo - 4790m. (4 to 5 hours)
Day 8 :Excursion to Gokyo Ri - 5360m. Machhermo (6-7 hours)
Day 9 :Trek to Phortse - 3800m (6 hours)
Day 10 :Trek to Tyangboche -3867m (5-6 hours)
Day 11 :Trek to Jorsale/Monjo - 2800m. (5-6 hr)
Day 12 :Trek to Lukla (5 to 6 hours)
Day 13 :Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu, trip ends.
Day 14 :Final Departure or onward for next program
From 1940 18 Days Apex the Asia Holidays Pvt. Ltd
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