Gokyo valley trekking is one of the most spectacular and exploration Mountains trekking routes in the land of Himalaya kingdom Nepal. It is situated on the eastern part of snowcapped Everest region of Nepal. Gokyo valley is the largest glacier in the land of Himalaya kingdom which offers more than 13 snow covered peak with paramount glimpse of sunrise and sunshine. Gokyo trekking is not only prevalent for magnificent mountains glimpse but also fascinate for the breathing taking views of species flower blossom and fauna too.It is a wonderful and most scenic mountainous destination that takes you towards the lap of worlds 6th highest MTcho-oyu and melungtse peak filled with pristine glacial lakes.
The trek starts at Lukla, passes through Namche Bazaar, Dole, and Machhaermo before finally reaching Gokyo and its final destination Gokyo Peak. From Gokyo Peak, the Ngozumpa glacier is visible which the largest glacier in Nepal is. The high point of the trek is at 5316 meters. The trek also passes through GokyoRi, one of the most famous and highest settlements in the world. From there, one has views of Gokyo Lake as well as magnificent views of various peaks including Lhotse, Makalu, Kanchanjanga, Cho Oyu and Mount Everest. Two options exist at this point—trekkers can turn around at the GokyoRi and retrace their steps over the same route back, or trek up Gokyo valley which begins south of Ngozumpa Glacier and Taujun Lake where the route continues over Cho La Cho La Pass (5420 m) where the route intersects with the main Everest base camp trekking route.
The Gokyo Valley Trek offers wonderful accommodations in every camp, and nutritious hygienic food.The Gokyo Valley Trek allows you to visit some of the highest mountains in the Himalayas while trekking through varied and diverse landscapes. This is a journey that will stay with you for years to come.