Everest and Gokyo Lake Trek
Gokyo Lake covered with pristine can crystal clear glacial lakes with towering Mt. Cho-Oyu, world’s 6 highest peaks.
Following the river upstream past lovely Sherpa farm villages of Phakding-Monjo to reach at Namche Bazaar of above 3,440 m high, covered with traditional Sherpa style houses of Tibetan architectures and similar culture interwoven with Buddhism.
From Namche Bazaar onward our route diverts from the main trail heading towards quiet and scenic uphill with fantastic views of surrounding peaks Kongde-Tharmasarku-Kangtenga-Amadablam with Everest.Actually the area around Gokyo Lakes in earlier days was a summer pasture and grazing areas for Yaks and other cattle, due to flow of trekkers and adventurer since last three decades, the place has turned into a small settlement with fine lodges to cater the need of the travelers.
From Gokyo Lakesafter an enjoyable and marvelous time, adventure continues to cross high Tsho (Chola) Pass of above 5,367 m high offering incredible views and then heading towards world’s highest Mt. Everest Camp within remorseless fields of moraine, ice and glaciers with massive Khumbu Ice Falls.