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Gokyo Lake Trek 14 Days; Witness Nature's Marvels Unfold!
Gokyo Lake Trek 14 Days; Witness Nature's Marvels Unfold!

Gokyo Lake Trek 14 Days; Witness Nature's Marvels Unfold!

Gokyo Lake Trek rewards you with the best views of Everest and the other three 8,000ers from Gokyo Ri, glacial lakes, and Sherpa socio-culture in the Khumbu Region.

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Gokyo Lake Trek 14 Days; Witness Nature's Marvels Unfold!

Gokyo Lake Trek rewards you with the best views of Everest and the other three 8,000ers from Gokyo Ri, glacial lakes, and Sherpa socio-culture in the Khumbu Region.

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Customize This Trip

Trek Facts

Trip Level
Strenuous
Trip Starts At
Lukla
Trip Ends At
Lukla
Max Altitude
5,357m
Trek Activity
Sightseeing, Trekking, Hiking, Photography
Trek Route
Kathmandu - Lukla - Namche Bazar - Gokyo - machhermo - Kathmandu
Best Season
September - December and march - June

Trek Overview

Gokyo Lake Trek Looking for a once-in-a-lifetime experience deep within the Himalayas? The Gokyo Lake Trek is the only option! You will pass through some of the most breathtaking landscapes on Earth throughout this epic adventure, with snow-capped mountains, untainted woods, and clear lakes at every turn. The Gokyo Lake Trek is a once-in-a-lifetime journey that offers a perfect blend of adventure, natural beauty, and cultural experience.

As you ascend to higher altitudes, emulating the steps of long-gone traders, you'll pass through authentic Sherpa settlements and run into welcoming inhabitants. You'll be rewarded with stunning views of the Gokyo Lakes, a collection of glacial lakes that sparkle like gems in the sunlight when you eventually reach the top.

The Gokyo Lakes trek is a popular trekking route in the Khumbu region of Nepal, offering stunning views of the Himalayan mountain range and a chance to witness the unique culture of the local Sherpa people.

Gokyo Lake Trek is an alternative to Everest Base Camp Trek and can be combined with it. It is one of the best Nepal treks within the Everest Region. Gokyo Lake Trek is the best alternative for those who want to avoid the busy trail of EBC Trek.

Gokyo Lake Trek rewards you with the delightful aspects of nature, culture, and adventure. The Sherpa culture and tradition, the majestic Himalayas, including Mt. Everest, and a chain of 19 glacial lakes and numerous glaciers, are highlights of this trip. Gokyo Lakes are a total of 6 turquoise watered lakes located at an altitude between 4,700m to 5,100m. Ngozumpa Glacier, the largest glacier in the Himalayas, is an added beauty of Gokyo Trekking in Nepal.

Trekkers will have the chance to stay in traditional teahouses along the way, where they may learn about the Sherpa people's distinctive culture and savor delectable regional fare. A feature of the walk is the warm and inviting inhabitants, who enhance the overall experience.

Gokyo Ri hiking is perhaps the best part of Gokyo Lake Trek 2023 Nepal. Gokyo Ri (17,575 ft) is a vantage point that serves the best views of Everest (8,848m). Besides, you witness the stunning views of the other three 8,000ers – Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Makalu, and Mt. Cho Oyu, respectively.

Additionally, the richness of Sherpa culture, tradition, and Tibetan Buddhist shrines delight you no less. The Gokyo Village is one of the largest Sherpa settlement areas in the Khumbu Region. Trekking to Gokyo Village rewards you with the firsthand experience of the Sherpa lifestyle, culture, and tradition, too.

The biodiversity of the Sagarmatha National Park, one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Nepal, is another highlight of this trek. Rhododendron, pine, and oak forests house pheasants, snow cocks, alpine chough, musk deer, snow leopards, and red pandas.

In a nutshell, Gokyo Lake Trek rewards you with a lifetime trekking experience in Nepal. Everest Base Camp, Gokyo Lake Trek, Gokyo Lake Cho La Pass Trek, Gokyo Lake Cho Oyu Base Camp Trek, Gokyo Everest Three High Passes Trek, etc. are a few variations of Nepal Gokyo Lake Trek.

Gokyo Lake Trek Highlights

  • Trek to the charming village of Namche Bazaar, well known as the entrance to the Himalayas, and take in the welcoming locals' rich culture.
  • Acclimate in Namche Bazaar's breathtaking natural amphitheater while taking in the sweeping vistas of the Himalayan ranges.
  • Trek through the picturesque valleys and lush forests to reach the tranquil and immaculate Gokyo Lakes, which gleamed like pearls amid the craggy mountain terrain.
  • Climb Gokyo Ri, a challenging yet rewarding climb that offers panoramic views of Mount Everest and other towering peaks.
  • Investigate the quiet fifth lake tucked away in a spotless valley surrounded by lofty peaks.
  • Traverse through charming Sherpa villages, each with its unique culture, tradition, and hospitality.
  • Experience the thrill of flying to and from Lukla, one of the world's most exciting and scenic flights.
  • Enjoy panoramic views of the Himalayan peaks, including Mount Everest, Cho Oyu, Makalu, Lhotse, and many more.

Best Time for  Gokyo Lake Trek

The Gokyo Lake Trek takes you through some of the most breathtaking landscapes in the world, and it's a charming and satisfying trekking trek. However, the timing of your travel can significantly affect how it goes, so knowing when to leave is crucial for a secure, comfortable, and enjoyable journey.

The best months on the Gokyo Lakes Trek are often from March to May and September to November. The weather is often bright, dry, and moderate during these months, so they are regarded as the high season. The sky is typically clear during this time, providing stunning vistas of the nearby mountains and valleys. Thus, the best time to hike to Gokyo Ri is the daytime rather than the morning hiking.

  • Trekking throughout the spring, from March to May, is especially lovely. The weather is often pleasant and comfortable, and the trails are decorated with vibrant rhododendrons. As animals come out of hibernation and wildflowers blossom in the valleys, this is also the perfect time to witness the high-altitude flora and fauna.
  • The autumn, which lasts from September through November, is similarly stunning. The trees change color this time of year, creating a stunning display of golden leaves that enhances the trekking experience. Trekking conditions are good at this time of year because the sky is typically straightforward and more relaxed outside.

It's crucial to remember that although these months are thought to be ideal for the Gokyo Lakes Trek, weather patterns in the Himalayas may still be unpredictable, so you should always be ready for sudden changes in the weather.

However, it doesn't mean that Gokyo Lake Trek is not accessible in the summer and winter. Gokyo Lake Trek in winter and monsoon is challenging due to unpredictable weather conditions and extreme coldness. You might suffer from the Khumbu Cough resulting from the chilling cold of the region. Therefore, we recommend you plan your Gokyo Lake Trek in Nepal in spring or autumn.

How to Reach Gokyo Lakes?

To reach Gokyo Lakes, there are two major trekking routes in Nepal. The first and most chosen route begins from Everest Region, and the second begins from Rolwaling Valley. To begin the Gokyo Trek from the Everest Region, you fly to Lukla from Kathmandu. A 30-minute scenic flight above hills, plains, and the Himalayas takes you to Lukla Airport, also known as the Tenzing Hillary Airport.

Lukla Gokyo Trek moves further along the Dudh Koshi and Bhote Koshi River banks and Sagarmatha National Park up to Namche Bazar, the Sherpa Capital in Nepal. From Namche, you take a diversion towards Dole (3,680m) by leaving the regular trekking route of Everest Base Camp Trek.

Similarly, to begin the Gokyo Lake Trek, you drive up to Jiri, Dolakha along the Araniko Highway, and then Jiri Highway. From Jiri, you move along the Rolwaling Valley by following Sir Edmund Hillary's and Tenzing Norgay's footsteps. By traversing along the rustic villages of Rolwaling Valley, you join the Everest Base Camp Trekking Route from Phakding, which lies between Lukla and Namche Bazar. After Namche Bazar acclimatization day, you head towards Dole (3,680m).

Gokyo Ri, a Major Highlight of Gokyo Lake Trek

Gokyo Ri is a 5,357m tall peak located at the end of the Gokyo Lakes Valley. It is a popular side trip of Everest Gokyo Trek. Gokyo Ri Peak offers the best views of Everest, perhaps surpassing the views from Kalapatthar (5,545m). It is a popular destination for trekkers seeking to experience the region's natural beauty and unique culture.

The trek to Gokyo Ri is strenuous but rewarding, carrying hikers across raging rivers, traditional Sherpa settlements, and deep forests. While the views of snow-capped peaks and glittering glacial lakes stretching out in front of you are more spectacular, the air gets thinner as you ascend higher and higher.

Trekkers are rewarded with a 360-degree panoramic view of the surrounding Himalayan peaks, including Mt. Everest, Cho Oyu, Lhotse, and Makalu, when reaching the summit of Gokyo Ri, an astounding achievement. It's understandable why Gokyo Ri is regarded as one of the top vantage locations in the entire Himalayas, given the spectacular beauty of the scene.

A significant highlight of Gokyo Lake Trek, Gokyo Ri hiking takes about 3 hours from Gokyo Village. From the top of Gokyo Peak, you witness 4 of 8,000ers in Nepal, including Mt. Everest and other peaks of the Khumbu Himalayan Range. The views of the Gokyo Lake and Gokyo Village are superb!

Gokyo Lake Trek Difficulty

The Gokyo Lake trip is arduous and necessitates a high degree of fitness and stamina. The walk takes you through high altitudes, and the trail can be rocky, steep, and uneven in spots. However, anyone can complete this walk and take in the breathtaking natural splendor of the Himalayas with the proper planning and attitude.

The climb from Lukla to Gokyo Ri, about 1,500 meters (5,000 feet), makes the Gokyo Lake walk challenging. Long days of hiking are required for the route, with some days lasting up to nine hours and the majority requiring 5 to 6 hours of walking. The ascent can also be tricky since trekkers may encounter altitude sickness symptoms, including headaches, nausea, and fatigue.

Despite these difficulties, most people with a reasonable fitness level and a willingness to push themselves will complete the Gokyo Lake trek. It's critical to get in shape regularly in the months before the walk and properly acclimate while on the path to ensure success.

The Gokyo Lake walk is a pleasant and doable adventure for individuals with a decent fitness level and a willingness to push themselves, even though it is difficult. Anyone may take on this trek and experience the breathtaking natural splendor of the Himalayas with the right gear and attitude.

Key Highlights

Best alternative trip of Everest Base Camp Trek.
6 wonderful glacial lakes above 4,700 meters.
Best and amazing Hiking to Gokyo Ri and spectacular view around.
Best views of Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu and many more snow capped Peak and Mountains.
Views of Ngozumpa Glacier, the largest of its kind in the Himalayas.
A purely tailor-made trek in Nepal.

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Trek Itinerary

DAY 01 : ARRIVAL IN KATHMANDU 1400M

Welcome to Nepal! Well, upon your arrival at the airport, a representative from Himalayan Connection will greet you and take you to the hotel. After having some rest you’ll join to team meet–up and pre-trip discussion about Gokyo Lake Trek.

Where you will meet your trek guide/leader before the Gokyo Lake Trek starts. In the evening Himalayan Connection will organize a welcome dinner with delicious Nepali cuisine and a cultural show.

DAY 02 : KATHMANDU: SIGHTSEEING AND TREK PREPARATION

Camp: Thamel Kathmandu

Altitude: 1400m. / 4592 ft.

Time:

Meals: Breakfast

Accommodation: 3-star hotel

Main Attractions:

  • Today, you will visit some of the popular cultural and historical sites in Kathmandu, including UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath Stupa, and Pashupatinath Temple.
  • In the evening, you will have a pre-trek briefing with your guide and prepare for the trek.

DAY 03 : FLY TO LUKLA (2840M), TREK TO PHAKDING (2651M): 30 MIN FLIGHT, 3 - 4 HRS WALK

Camp: Phakding

Altitude:   Lukla  2840 m / 9315 ft. /  Phakding 2651 m / 8695 ft.

Time: 30 min flight and 3 – 4 hrs. walk

Meals: Breakfast

Accommodation: tea house

Main Attractions: 

  • After an early morning flight to Lukla, you will begin your trek to Phakding, a small village on the banks of the Dudh Koshi River.
  • The trail passes through beautiful forests and small settlements, offering stunning views of the surrounding mountains.

DAY 04 : PHAKDING TO NAMCHE BAZAAR (3,440M) 7.5KM, 5 - 6 HRS WALK

Camp : Namche Bazar

Altitude : 3440 m. / 11283 ft.

Time: 5 – 6 hrs.

Meals: breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Accommodation: tea house

Main Attractions:

  • Today, you will trek to Namche Bazaar, the commercial hub of the Khumbu region. The trail passes through lush forests and several suspension bridges over the Dudh Koshi River.
  • Namche Bazaar is a vibrant town with many shops, restaurants, and lodges which is the largest Sherpa village offering wonderful landscapes and beautiful views of the mountains.

 

DAY 05 : ACCLIMATIZATION DAY - NAMCHE BAZAAR (3440M)

Camp: Namche Bazar

Altitude: 3440 m. / 11283 ft

Time :

Meals: breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Accommodation: Tea house

Main Attractions:

  • Today is a rest day to help you acclimatize to the altitude. You can explore the town and visit the nearby villages.
  • You can explore the stunning views of Mt. Everest and the surrounding peaks such as Mt.Amadablam, Thamserku and many more and also observe the vibrant lifestyle of the local people.

 

DAY 06 : NAMCHE BAZAAR TO DOLE (4200m)

Camp: Dole

Altitude: 4200 m. /  ft

Time: 5 - 6 hours

Meals: breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Accommodation: tea house

Main Attractions:

  • Leaving Namche Bazaar, you will trek to Dole, a small settlement located on a ridge with panoramic views of the surrounding mountains.
  • The trail passes through beautiful rhododendron forests and yak pastures.

 

DAY 07 : DOLE (4200m) MACHHERMO 4470M - 5 - 6 HRS

Camp: Machhermo

Altitude: 4470 m. / ft

Time: 5 - 6 hours

Meals: breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Accommodation: Tea house

Main Attractions:

  • Today, you will trek to Machhermo, a small village situated on the banks of the Dudh Koshi River.
  • The trail passes through steep hills and rocky terrain, offering spectacular views of the snow-capped peaks.
  • You will also have the opportunity to observe the Himalayan pheasant, mountain goats, musk deer, and many more.

 

DAY 08 : MACCHERMO TO GOKYO ( 4,800m/15,749ft ) 4- 5 HRS

Camp: Gokyo

Altitude: ( 4,800m/15,749ft )

Time: 4 - 5 hours

Meals: breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Accommodation: tea house

Main Attractions:

  • Today is the highlight of the trek as you make your way to Gokyo, a small village situated by the stunning Gokyo Lakes.
  • The trail passes through moraines and boulders with panoramic views of the surrounding mountains.
  • The pleasing view of the Thamserku and Cho-Oyu and the beautiful mani walls along the way will engulf you.

 

DAY 09 : CLIMB GOKYO RI (5,357m/17,576ft5,357m/17,576ft) AND HIKE TO FITH LAKES 6 - 7 HOURS

Camp: Gokyo

Altitude: ( 4,800m/15,749ft )

Time: 6 - 7 hours

Meals: breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Accommodation: tea house

Main Attractions:

  • Today, you will wake up early and climb Gokyo Ri, a stunning viewpoint that offers 360-degree views of the Himalayas, including four of the world's highest peaks: Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, and Cho Oyu.
  • After the climb, you will hike to the fifth lake, a serene body of water surrounded by glaciers.
  • You will also view the amazing Ngozumpa Glacier which is the biggest glacier in the world.

 

DAY 10 : GOKYO TO DOLE (4200m.) 5- 6 HRS

Camp: Dole

Altitude: 4200. / ft

Time: 5 - 6 hours

Meals: breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Accommodation: tea house

Main Attractions:

  • Leaving Gokyo, you will retrace your steps and trek back to Dole.
  • The trail offers different views of the surrounding mountains, and you may even spot some wildlife like musk deer and Himalayan Thar.
  • You can also explore the beautiful Luza and Lhafarma sherpa villages.

 

DAY 11 : DOLE TO NAMCHE BAZAR (3440M) 3 - 4 HRS

Camp: Namche Bazar

Altitude: 3440 m. / ft

Time: 3 - 4 hours

Meals: breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Accommodation: tea house

Main Attractions:

  • Today, you will trek back to Namche Bazaar, passing through beautiful forests and small settlements. You can enjoy the hustle and bustle of the town and pick up any last-minute souvenirs.
  • This is another beautiful hiking day to be lost with wonderful mountains and Peaks like Khumbila, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, and Kangtega.

DAY 12 : NAMCHE BAZAAR TO LUKLA 2840 m / 9315 ft. / 6 - 7 HRS

Camp: Lukla

Altitude: 2840 m. / 9315ft

Time: 6 - 7 hours

Meals: breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Accommodation: tea house

Main Attractions:

  • Today is the final day of trekking as you make your way back to Lukla. The trail is mostly downhill, passing through forests and small villages.
  • You will spend the night in Lukla and express your experience with your fellow companions and guides.

DAY 13 : FLY BACK TO KATHMANDU 1400M ( 30 MIN FLIGHT)

Camp: Kathamandu

Altitude: 1400 m. /4592 ft

Time: 30 min flight

Meals: breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Accommodation: tea house

Main Attractions:

  • After an early morning flight from Lukla, you will return to Kathmandu and transfer to your hotel.
  • You will have the rest of the day to explore the city, relax, and reflect on your amazing trek. A farewell dinner and a Nepali cultural show will accompany you.

 

DAY 14 : FLY BACK TO HOME

Per your flight schedule, our representative from himalayanconnections.com will transfer you to Kathmandu Airport. Have a wonderful journey back to your home country!

We hope we will meet soon for another adventure.

 

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Gokyo Lake Trek 14 Days; Witness Nature's Marvels Unfold!

Gokyo Lake Trek 14 Days; Witness Nature's Marvels Unfold! Equipment Checklist

For Head/Face

Sunglasses
Sunscreen
Hats

For Body

Fleece Jacket
Down Jacket
Light and Warm Thermal (set)
Hiking shorts ( pant )
Heavy gloves
T-shirts
Hiking Boots
Thick wool shocks
Slippers

Toiletries

Toothbrush/Paste
Toilet Papers
Oil or cream for dry protection
Multipurpose soap
Anti bacterial hand wash

Accessories

Rapid Test Kit
Stick (hiking pole)
Thermal water bottle
Water purification drop
Sleeping bag
Camera / Cell Phone
Ear plug

Cost Includes

Airport pickup and drop by private vehicle
3-star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
All necessary paperwork and trekking permits (National Park Permit, TIMS), All government and local taxes
Tea-house accommodation during the trek
All meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek
Domestic flights (Kathmandu- Lukla -Kathmandu)
English-speaking and government-licensed trek leader for a group
One porter for Two guests.
Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, food, and accommodation
Medical kit (carried by your trek leader)

Cost Exludes

Nepalese visa fee
Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
International airfare to and from Kathmandu
Travel and rescue insurance
Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.)
Any kind of beverage
Tips for guide, porter and driver

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. How difficult is Gokyo Lake Trek?

Gokyo Lake Trek's difficulty is classified as moderately difficult. This trek demands physical stamina as you must walk 5-6 hours across rugged trails and steep terrains.

Even beginner trekkers can do Gokyo Trek, given they have a regular habit of physical exercises and hire a professional trekking guide in the Himalayas.

2. How long is Gokyo Lake Trek?

Gokyo Lake Trek is in fact, shorter than Everest Base Camp Trek alone and Everest Gokyo Lake Trek.

The Gokyo Lake Trek itinerary ranges from 10 days to 20+ days depending upon the trailhead you choose to begin from. However, it is purely tailor-made trekking in The Himalayas of eastern Nepal.

3. How long is Kathmandu to Gokyo Lake distance?

Kathmandu to Gokyo Lake distance is 136 kilometers i.e. approximately 85 miles. This distance between Kathmandu to Gokyo Lakes is applicable if you begin this trek from Lukla, the gateway to Everest Base Camp.

In case you want to begin Gokyo Trek via Jiri, or Dolakha, the distance turns out to be longer. However, Jiri to Gokyo Lake Trek means a rare opportunity to follow in the footsteps of Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay.

4. Where is the Gokyo Lake Trek?

The Gokyo Lake Trek is a popular trekking path that leads to the Gokyo Lakes in Nepal's Khumbu region. A high-altitude trek is offered through picturesque mountain scenery, unique local communities, and stunning lakes.

5. What is the best time to do the Gokyo Lake Trek?

The best time to do the Gokyo Lake Trek is during the autumn (September to November) and spring (March to May) seasons when the weather is generally clear and stable. However, it can be done throughout the year, except for the monsoon season (June to August), when the trail can be slippery and difficult to trek.

6. What is the highest altitude reached during the Gokyo Lake Trek?

The highest point on the Gokyo Lakes Trek is the summit of Gokyo Ri, which stands at an altitude of 5,357 meters (17,575 feet).

7. Do I need a guide or porter for the Gokyo Lake Trek?

While it is possible to accomplish the Gokyo Lake Trek unaided, hiring a qualified guide or porter is highly suggested. A porter can help carry your gear and ease your weight, while a guide can offer helpful assistance with communication, accommodations, and navigation.

8. What kind of accommodation is available on the Gokyo Lake Trek?

Teahouses and lodges are only a few lodging choices available on the Gokyo Lakes Trek. These simple but cozy lodgings offer food and a place to sleep. Hot showers and charging stations are conveniences that some of the teahouses provide, but they may have an additional fee.

9. What permits do I need for the Gokyo Lake Trek?

You will need to obtain two permits for the Gokyo Lake Trek: the Sagarmatha National Park Permit and the TIMS card (Trekker's Information Management System), which can be obtained simultaneously as the permits.

Reviews

Why it’s best to have a GUIDE when trekking in Nepal….

1) To really get to KNOW the beautiful country of Nepal. A licensed trekking guide will enhance your knowledge and appreciation of culture, flora and fauna and animals, mountaineering, and the peaks of Nepal. A guide can add so much depth and richness to your trek experience.

2) Safety. No one knows the details that will keep you safe like a trained trekking guide. Changes in the weather, changes in trail conditions, awareness of any political/social situations that could endanger you (for example, when we trekked in 2003, there was political unrest going on in certain areas; our guide knew where to go and where to avoid!)

3) Peace of mind and an uncomplicated travel experience. It takes a lot of mental energy to figure out bus timetables, to wonder about prices and bargaining, and to arrange to lodge when trails are crowded. We “could” have handled these details (we’re experienced travelers), but going out with a licensed trekking guide was the best decision and worth every dollar. Our guide kept us enchanted and informed about each peak and valley we were seeing, and he called ahead each day to confirm lodging. He gave advice that probably saved us much misery, such as “only order dishes with meat during our 1st or 2nd day of the trek...after that, it’s best to stick to egg and vegetarian options because meats have been carried in greater distances, stored for longer times, and there is the possibility of food poisoning”. Our guide kept current of weather forecasts and trail conditions and was able to make necessary modifications of which we would have been unaware.

4) The opportunity to form a friendship with a Nepali national. Trekking clients will have differing expectations of socializing, but in our case, we greatly enjoyed getting to know our guide, sharing meals, learning about Nepali life and culture through his eyes, enjoying laughs and after-dinner card games, and truly feeling like we were a group of “3 travelers + guide = 4”.

In conclusion, if you do not hire a trekking guide, it is possible to save a little money. But, my strong recommendation is that you trek with a GUIDE when exploring the amazing mountains of Nepal. Twice we have trekked Nepal, and twice we have had a guide….and we never regretted the decision for a moment.

~Becky Johnson
April 2019 - Mardi Himal Trek
(Guide: Sujan Pandey, Founder & Lead Guide of the company “Himalayan Connection”)

Becky Johnson

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3450
3350
Trek Duration: 19 days
Best Season: September - December and march - June
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Everest Base Camp Short Trek 9 Days with Helicopter Return

Price:
2299
1975
Trek Duration: 9 Days
Best Season: September - December and march - June
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