Everest Base Camp & Gokyo Lakes from Trekking Holidays is an exhilarating holiday in Kathmandu (Nepal), Mount Everest (Nepal). Available from 20 Oct 2018 to 28 Mar 2020 this 22 day trip costs from £2,050.00 and has a maximum group size of 12 persons.
This fantastic trip is a slightly longer version of our classic Everest Base Camp Trek, including the glacial Gokyo lakes and an ascent of Gokyo Ri.
You will first take the spectacular flight from Kathmandu to Lukla, where your trek begins. After two days you will reach the Sherpa capital, Namche Bazaar, where there will be plenty of time to rest and acclimatise before continuing your trek to Thyangboche Monastery. One of our autumn departures visits the annual Mani Rimdu Festival, held in this impressive mountain setting.
After this acclimatisation period your will trek to Everest Base Camp before ascending the rocky outcrop of Kala Pattar, on the following day, 5,545m/18,192ft. After this you will experience the exhilarating crossing of the Cho La, 5,400m/17,700ft that leads you from Everest over to Gokyo. Finally, you will ascend Gokyo Ri 5,357m/17,575ft, giving you yet another opportunity to take in your stunning surroundings.