General Facts of Gokyo Lake Trekking
Trip Days : 14 Days
Trekking Days: 11 Days
Maximum Altitude: 5545m.
Weather : Be well equipped for coldness
Accommodation : Camping / Guest House Available (T-House)
Transportation: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla
Trek Grade: Moderate to Strenuous
Medical / Emergency Facilities : Himalayan Rescue Association Health Post at Pheriche
Sir Edmund Hillary built Hospital at Thame
Communication Facilities : Telephones / Internet! available at Namche
Rescue Operations : Helicopter Flights from Kathmandu
Per day Trekking: 5 to 7 hours.
Season : February - May / September - December
Gokyo Lake Trekking Summary
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu to Lukla (2850 m) trek to Phakding (2650 m)..
Day 03: Trek Phakding - Namche Bazzar(3440m).
Day 04: Rest day in Namche Bazzar(3440m).
Day 05: Trek Namce Bazaar – Khumjung/ Phortse Tenga (3700m).
Day 06: Trek Phortse Tenga – Dole (4040m).
Day 07: Trek Dole– Macchermo (4470).
Day 08: Trek Macchermo – Gokyo (4800).
Day 09: Gokyo lake excursion with Gokyo Ri (5360m).
Day 10: Trek Gokyo– Macchermo (4770m).
Day 11: Trek Macchermo – NAMCHE.
Day 12: Trek Namche - Lukla (2850m).
Day 13: Fly Lukla - Kathmandu (1300m).
Day 14: Transfer to Airport for final Departure.
Includes & Excludes
Trip Cost Includes
Pick & Drop to Airport/Hotel by our Private Car/ Van / Bus
Accomodation in Kathmandu
All domestic air/land transport.
Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing with English speaking tour guide by car/van
3 meals a day (Breakfasts, Lunch and Dinners with tea or coffee) during the trek
Required Accommodation of Lodges, Guest houses, tents in Twin Sharing Bases during the trek
Trekking Guides(Government Licensed holder) and Porters with good English during the trek
Facility of Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment and medicine for all trekking staff.
First Aid medical kit
National Park permit fees
Trekkers Information Management system (TIMS) Card
Required Transportation fare for guide air/land
Travel insurance for Nepali staff during trekking period
Seasonal fresh fruits like (orange, apple, banana, mango and grape and other Nepali local fruits etc)
All administrative works (If necessary) related to government body
Government Taxes, legal expenses
Trip Cost Excludes
Any Meals in Kathmandu
All international flights
Nepal entry visa fee, Visa issuance is easy at the arrival of Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu which will require 2 passport size photos.
Any kinds of Drinks (Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks), hot water, hot shower, phone calls , Internets, laundry.
Personal Trekking Equipment, medical and travel insurance
Entrance fees for Sightseeing/Monument
Any kind of personal expenses / Helicopter rescue in case.