Why people prefer for Gokyo Lake trekking?

  • Jul 13, 2020
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Why people prefer for Gokyo Lake trekking?

Gokyo Lake lies in the Solukhumbhu district of Sagarmatha Zone in north east of Nepal and it is also the native land of Sherpa’s. Gokyo Lake is the sequence of six arresting arctic lakes. The lakes are at loftiness of between 4,700 m and 5,000 m, which are considered as the worlds highest freshwater lakes. This lakes lies in the home of Everest “Sagarmatha National Park”.Gokyo Cho is often known as Dudh Pokhari. Gokyo Lake trekking offers the perfect eye catching views of roof of the world Mount Everest(8848 m) and many other highest peaks in the world including Lhotse (8516 m), Makalu (8481  m) and Cho Oyu (8153 m). This trek is challenging in comparison to others but it rewards trekkers with the panoramic views of stunning Himalayan and Ngozumpa (Nepal’s largest glacier). Gokyo trek is perfect for those who are seeking for adventure in wild nature. Trek to Gokyo and its nearby lake is greatly calm. Trekkers also get opportunity to climb the most popular Gokyo Ri, the small village lies in Gokyo which offers stunning views of Himalayas including Mount Everest and Cho Oyu. The views are perhaps more better than Kalapathar, which is the most popular viewpoint of Traditional Everest Base camp trek route. This trek rewards trekkers with extra challenge, climbing Gokyo Ri and crossing the Cho La pass (highest pass of Everest region) so you need to push yourself. The main attraction of the Gokyo is the blue and green colour water of lake wrapped by the Himalayas. .This trek doesn’t offers only adventure and sightseeing but it also offers a chance to bosom with the natives of Khumbu region so this trekking route is highly famous among national and international trekkers.


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How to get Gokyo Lake from Kathmandu?

A: By Road Transportation and Trekking 

B: By Air Transportation and Trekking 


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