Everest Base Camp trek via Gokyo Lake

Trip Overview

Everest Base Camp Trek via Gokyo takes you around the wonderful valley known as Khumbu. Within this land lies the sparkling azure Gokyo Lake along the Gokyo valley. The Gokyo Everest Base Camp Trek offers you the rare chance to discover the miraculous hidden Gokyo valley in Khumbu. Gokyo Valley Trekking comprises of the unbeaten and splendid path to Everest Base Camp.

Gokyo Valley is a treasure of the gorgeous Gokyo Lake trekking, the famous Cho La pass, the large Ngojumba Glacier, the Dudh Koshi River, the viewpoints of Gokyo Ri, Kala Patthar and Everest Base Camp itself. Throughout the Gokyo Trekking, you will be passing by so many enchanting views and all these have set Everest Base Camp Trek via Gokyo a different status among the courageous souls.

Gokyo Trek, also known as Gokyo Valley Trekking is an eventful trek with a continuous exploration of underlying beauties with the Himalayas. Other than the classic treks, you have ample amount of opportunities to peek into soaring mountains by residing on the lap of world's highest peaks in this Everest Base Camp Trek via Gokyo Lake.

Outlined Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (Altitude: 1,300m/4,264 ft)

Day 02: Kathmandu to Lukla Scenic Flight and short trek to Phakding.(Altitude: 2,652m/8,700ft. Time Travel: 3 to 4 hrs Walk)

Day 03: Phakding to Namche Bazaar Trek (Altitude: 3,440m/11,283ft Time Travel: 5 to 6 hrs Walk)

Day 04: Rest day for acclimatization at Namche Bazaar

Day 05: Trek to Dhole.(Altitude: 4200m/ 13779ft. Time Travel: 5 to 6 hrs Walk)

Day 06: Trek to Machharmo (Altitude: 4470 m/ 14665 ft. Time Travel: 4 to 5 hrs Walk)

Day 07: Trek to Gokyo (Altitude: 4790 m/ 15715 ft. Time Travel: 5 to 6 hrs Walk)

Day 08: Rest Day at Gokyo, hike to Gokyo Ri, Fifth Lake and its surroundings

 Day 09: Trek to Thangnak. (Altitude: 4750m/15580ft. Time Travel: 5 to 6 hrs walk)

 Day 10: Trek to Dzongla via Chola Pass. (Altitude: 4,850m/15908ft Time Travel: 6 to 7 hrs walk)

 Day 11: Treks to Lobuche from Dzongla (Altitude: 4900m Time Travel 3-4 Hour)

 Day 12: Day trip to Everest Base Camp and explore its wonderful surrounding. (Altitude: 5,160m/16,929ft Time Travel: 5-6 hours)

Day 13: Gorakshep to Kalapatthar to Pheriche Trek. (Altitude: 5545m/ 18187ft. to 4320m/14170ft. Time Travel: 6 to 7 hrs walk)

Day 14: Treks from Pheriche to Namche Trek. (Altitude: 3440m/11,284ft. Time Travel: 5 to 6 hrs walk)

Day 15: Namche to Lukla via Phakding Trek (Altitude: 2,800m/9,184ft. Time Travel: 4 to 5 hrs walk)

Day 16: Fly Back to Kathmandu. (Altitude: 1,300m/4,264 ft. Time Travel: 30 to 40 minutes flight)

Day 17: Departure for your onward Journey


Over years’ experience of organizing adventure travel trips to clients from all over the globe. Since the establishment of Mount Face Nepal, we’ve been making Your Himalayan dreams a reality. Our love for the mountain, its culture trekking in Nepal, tours in Nepal, Peak climbing, rafting, Cycling Jungle safari and the desire to share it with the world led to the establishment of our company. Everest Base Camp trek via Gokyo Lake is the best packages we serve to travellers.


  1. We have the best guides, porters, and crew, members

We employ some of the best guides in the industry with a wealth of outdoor and hiking experience. With our guides you do not just visit a place, you experience it, and they have the best knowledge of the trails, the local culture and most importantly enjoy sharing the experience with you. Follow our guides away from the beaten paths and you’ll discover the world not found in any guidebook. All our guides, porters, and crew members are professionally trained, insured, paid above industry wage standards.


  1. Our Commitment to responsible travel and sustainability

It was a commitment formed when the company was established  and today, in the face of a multitude of threats to the environment, our commitment remains stronger than ever. Our objectives have always remained to develop unique, authentic and reliable tourism packages and activities, then link them to community livelihoods and the conservation of culture and nature. This not only provides with a sustainable source nbsp;of income but also serves as an incentive to conserve this unique ecological and cultural heritage.

Our consistent focus is to lessen our impact and reduce, reuse, and recycle--to leave the areas we visit in better condition than when we found them we know that our adventures will only be possible if we preserve the places we love. 


  1. Giving Back

Giving back is at the heart of our company. We have constructed school buildings, supported educational scholarships, provided safe drinking water, constructed sanitary toilets and addressed other health issues. We continue to carry out our projects under the School-Children Foundation.



  1. We make your Himalayan dreams come true

So whether you dream of scaling one of the mountain peaks, or hiking along some of the best trails in the Himalayas, rafting down rapids of snow fed rivers, practicing yoga in some of the best mountain locations or just visiting some of the World Heritage Sites around Nepal, we make it all come true.

Mount Face Nepal Leading adventure trekking in Nepal and tours in Nepal in the Himalayas since our establishment. Enjoy fully guided adventure in Nepal.

We are team of specialist and we use local specialist to plan your trip.

Mount Face Nepal, suggest you all to check up your health condition before start trekking because your health is more important than anything else.We also suggest you to keep your luggage as light as possible because we normally provide 1 helper for two trekkers to carry your bags and should have weight limitation of approximately 20-25 kg from two.

Here is a suggested list. Keep in mind, you can always add or subtract items depending on your personal needs. As time goes on and you increase your trips into the wilderness, you may discover you’re carrying too much or not enough.

Top tips for safe trekking in Nepal

. It is safer to trek in a group and with an experienced guide and reputable agency.

. Get fit. Choose a trek that suits your ability.

. Build in time for acclimatization. Stay hydrated and looks out for symptoms of altitude sickness.

. Take note of weather conditions and forecasts, and come prepared. See mountainforcast.com

. Never leave any litter behind.

What to pack?

. Layers of clothing, numerous pairs of socks, good-quality trekking boots.

. Hand warmers, under-gloves and mittens.

. Trekking poles.

. Gaithers (against leeches and/or deep snow).

. 40-litre daypack (with rain cover).

. Sleeping mat.

. Head torch and spare batteries.

. Sunglasses with UV protection, sun cream and hat.

. Lip salve and blister care.                           

. Wet wipes and tissues.

. Pocket knife/multi-bladed tool.

. Watch with altimeter/GPS.

. Emergency blanket.

. Snacks (nuts, energy bars).

. Freezer bags.                   

. Binoculars.

Be sure to inspect your kit before every trip and make sure the gear is clean and supplies are in good condition. Replace expired medications as needed and add items that would have been helpful on your previous trip. Be sure the kit is easily accessible and not buried deep in your bag. Also be sure to tell others you are traveling with where your first aid kit is.


MFN wishes you all the best!!!

  • Pickup and drop at Airport
  • Hotel stay in Kathmandu as per itineray
  • Full Board Meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during trekking period
  • Air fair for Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu 
  • Best available accommodations during the trek
  • A government license holder guide
  • Porter to carry your baggage
  • Food, drinks, accommodation, insurance, salary, equipments, transportation and local tax for guides and porters
  • Ground Transportation Charge as per itinerary
  • TIMS card(Trekker’s information Management System)
  • First Aid Kit
  • Entry Fees wherever required
  • Trekking Permits needed for Restricted Area Trekking
  • All government taxes and service charges
  • Farewell dinner prior to departure
  •  Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Travel insurance
  • Nepal Entry Visa Fee
  • International Airfare and Airport Departure Tax
  • Tips for trekking staffs
  • Drinks (hot/soft/cold) and liquors
  • Personal shopping and laundry, Personal trekking equipments, Gifts and souvenirs
  •  All items not listed in Cost included section

Notes: Costs are prone to change in itinerary. So costs will be recalculated if the trekking days get modified.

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