There might not be any such traveler who come Nepal doesn’t want to witness the top of the world. It means, every traveler wishes to witness it from the closest vantage point. One of the popular trekking trails in Everest which offers a breathtaking view of the top of the world, Mt. Everest is Gokyo Ri or Gokyo Valley trek. It is a distinctive trekking trail in Everest region since the trekkers can also be a part of tranquil lake: Gokyo and other lakes and popular Ngozumba glacier. The sole purpose of Gokyo Ri and Everest View trek is to take you to a wonderland surrounded by lakes and mountains which offers you spellbinding snow-fed giants above 8 thousand meters high including the top of the world.
After a short and scenic flight to Lukla from Kathmandu, the trekking to Gokyo Ri or Gokyo Valley commences. Namche Bazaar is the gateway to Everest Region and also Gokyo Ri or Gokyo Valley trekking where you will have a spare day for acclimatization. It is a beautiful city in the lap of Himalaya. Namche Bazaar and Hotel Everest View at the top of the hill offer you some panoramic view of the mountain located in Everest Region. Trekkers will also have change to experience Himalayan flora and fauna in Sagarmatha National Park.
The trail ascends to final destination, Gokyo Valley, along Khumbu Glacier. Gokyo Valley is an astonishing valley in Everest region alluringly encircled by beautiful lakes and giant peaks. The serenity and tranquility of the lakes, mainly, Gokyo lake offer you all ecstatic bliss into the lap of Himalayas. Gokyo Ri is the main highlight of this trekking. And it is also an amazing vantage point to witness entire magnificent giant peaks in Everest Region including the top of the world, Mt. Everest. Gokyo Ri offers, probably, the most magnificent view of Mount Everest, Lotse , Cho oyu and Makalu. These are all highest peaks in the world above 8 thousand meter. Then you descend down fallowing same trail to Namche and Lukla.
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Day 01:Arrival at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 02:Fly to Lukla 2,830 m & trek to Phakding 2,640 m – 04 hrs.
Day 03:Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440 m – 05 hrs.
Day 04:Rest day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization and excursion.
Day 05:Trek to Dole 4,200m – 06 hrs.
Day 06:Trek to Machermo 4,410m -04 hrs.
Day 07:Trek to Gokyo 4,790m -04hrs.
Day 08:Morning hike to Gokyo-Ri and trek to Dole 4,400m -04 hrs.
Day 09:Trek to Tengboche 3,867m -5.30 hrs.
Day 10:Trek to Monjo 2,830m -06 hrs.
Day 11:Trek to Lukla -04 hrs.
Day 12:Fly Lukla-Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 13:Transfer to airport for international departure.