About Everest Base Camp Trek via Gokyo Lake
Gokyo Lake & Everest Base Camp Trek via Cho La Pass is an amazing and challenging trek in the Everest region combining the route of Gokyo Lake and Everest Base Camp. The trek takes you to the foot of the world’s highest peak, Mt. Everest from the less crowded route of the tranquil Gokyo Lake via Cho La Pass offering an opportunity to experience the awesomeness of two different routes of the same region in the same trek. With the stunning mountain scenery, glaciers, high altitude lakes, Buddhists monasteries & stupas, prayer flags, beautiful settlements of the Sherpa people, their rich culture & tradition, and the diverse flora & fauna throughout the trail, this trek is a great alternative to the trekkers wishing to trek the Everest Base Camp in a more challenging and adventurous way.
The spectacular views of Everest, Makalu, Lhotse, Cho Oyu, Kusum Kanguru, Thamserku, Kangtega, Taboche, Cholatse, Nuptse, Changtse, Pumori, Ama Dablam, and Lobuche including many others can be seen during the simply astonishing trek. The major highlight of this trek are Namche Bazaar, Khumjung, Tengboche monastery, Gokyo Valley, Gokyo Ri, Kala Patthar, and Everest Base Camp. The trek starts and ends at the same place, Lukla.