Everest Gokyo Lake Trek is the adventurous trek in peaceful and undamaged Gokyo valley. It offers the undamaged trekking trail into the Everest region. Everest Gokyo Lake trek provides the fantastic vistas of the snow-clad mountains, rich culture of the Everest region, views of glaciers like Ngozumpa Glacier- the largest in Nepal's Himalayas, various flora and fauna, wild animals and birds, etc. In this trek, you cross the high pass of Chola Pass at the altitude of 5330 meters.
In Gokyo Lake trek, you get the opportunity to see an eyeful view of the Mt. Everest at close range along with other mountains like Cho Oyu, Lhotse, and Makalu which are clearly visible from Gokyo Ri above Gokyo Lake. The view of tremendous ice ridge between Cho Oyu and Gyachung (2922m.) located in this region is another attraction of this trekking trail. During the Everest Gokyo Lake trek, you can also get insight into the culture and lifestyle of the Sherpa people, the major inhabitants of this region who are famous for mountaineering in the world.
The adventurous Everest Gokyo lake trek begins with a scenic flight to Lukla from Kathmandu. Lukla is the entry point to the Everest region. From Lukla, you start our trekking following the Dudh Koshi River valley. Thistrekking trip provides the trekkers ample opportunity to explore the amazing destination and its impressive sight, which is beyond human imagination. During the trek, you pass through the lush forest of rhododendron and pine, Dudh Koshi valley, Sagarmatha national park, high passes, waterfalls, beautiful Sherpa villages like Phakding, Namche Bazaar, Tengboche, etc.
Sagarmatha national park is the UNESCO listed heritage site where you can find various flora and fauna and wildlife like snow leopard, red panda, Himalayan Thar, etc. in this trek you enjoy the warm greeting and the friendly behavior of the Sherpa people in different villages. The best time to go for the Everest view trek is from mid-March to May and September to Mid-December.