In the periphery of Sagarmatha National Park, Gokyo Lake is one of the highly recommended trekking routes. It is naturally an astonishing spot. Consequently, this is a village that Sir Edmund Hillary has designed which, nurtures the next generation in amazing serenity.
The Gokyo trek provides an opportunity to explore the heart of Sherpa’s homeland. You will trek to the Sherpa capital ‘Namche Bazar’ and then to Tengboche before climbing up to the stunning Gokyo valley to the glacial lakes under the great peak of Cho Oyu (8153 m.). This trekking adventure provides you with the opportunity to look upon Nepal’s biggest glacier and enjoy some of the best views of the Everest range in the region.
There are some short and interesting climbs of Gokyo Ri (5457 m.), Chukkung Ri, and Kalapatthar for the classic views of Ice falls and glaciers of the Mahalangur Himalayan range which comprises five major 8000+ m. peaks Everest, Cho O Yu, Lhotse, Lhotse Shar, and Makalu.