Gokyo lake trek is the best alternative trek to Everest Base Camp as it offers abundant sceneries. And, a thrilling experience not less than the traditional Everest Base Camp trek. The astounding sight of 8000m plus mountains, Nepal’s largest glacier Ngozumpa, icebergs, and, crossing high passes make your journey rewarding. Finally, just above the moraine, you see the crystal clear lakes. Gokyo Lake trekking provides panoramic views of Cho Oyu, Gyanchung Kang, Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Chocolate, and Tawachee.
GIn addition, Gokyo Lake trekking begins from Lukla. Which embraces the charming sight of Dudh Koshi River enriched with green vegetation on its shore. Walking through Sagarmatha National Park which dwells the tall and slight pine trees. And, blossoming rhododendron of wide ranges of colors supplements breathtaking views to your eyes. In all things of trekking, assimilation with local people provides deep knowledge of the way of life of local people. And observes the sociocultural aspect of Himalaya people.
On this Journey
Similarly, if you aspire to enjoy the beauty of the Himalayas in peaceful heavenly vicinity. The Gokyo Lake trekking is an excellent opportunity. Situated in the western part of the Khumbu region inside of Sagarmatha National Park at an elevation of 4700-5000 meters from sea level. Gokyo valley displays an eye-catching landscape of wide-ranging green pasturing meadows, crystal clear lakes with fresh water in high altitudes and rustic life of indigenous but legendary Sherpa People who are experts in mountaineering and trekking guides. Waking in the Everest Base Camp trail for two-three days gives us immense delights. To encounter fellow trekkers who are heading to EBC and Kala Patthar Trekking. Then we follow another picturesque route from Namche Bazaar to Phorste Tanga.
Along with awestruck natural beauty Gokyo Lake Trek is demanding as we have to walk in steep moraine. cross the high passes like Gokyo RI and pass through narrow ravines, but when we accomplish it, we add an adventurous chapter to our book of life. Moreover, the splendid landscape of Gokyo Valley which is surrounded by sacred Mt. Kyojo RI and exhibits its unique stone-walled houses and come across Yaks and Sheep grazing in boundless green meadows tempts us. Similarly, the ponds and lakes like Dudh Pokahari, Gokyo, and associated six lakes namely Gokyo Cho, Phonak Cho, Gyazumpa Cho, Tanjung Cho, Ngojumba Cho, and Longpanga Coco, with pristine, crystal clear water are the most exciting destination to visit.
“Have Wonderfull Gokyo Lake Trekking”
- Duration:16 Days
- Region:Gokyo lake trek
- Trip:Everest Region Trek
- Activity:Gokyo lake trek, Everest trekking, Everest region trek
- Max.Altitude:4,700–5,000 m (15,400–16,400 ft) ft.