Gokyo Trek is one of the traditional and most popular treks in Nepal, located in the heart of Everest region. This traditional trek around Gokyo Valley offers magnificent views to the highest mountain peaks raising upon turquoise mountain lakes and to Ngozumpa the largest glacier in Nepal side of Himalayas.
Beginning of this trek is same as trek to Everest base camp. Beginning of trek goes through pine forest to the alpine like Namche bazaar. Trek to Gokyo village goes along rivers coming from melting waters of Ngzumpa glacier.
This trek offers, beautiful mountain views, and panoramic view to four Himalaya peeks above 8000 meters such as Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, and Cho Oyu, which are clearly visible from Gokyo Ri above Gokyo Lake. One of the most remarkable features is the view of the tremendous ice ridge between Cho Oyu and Gyachung located in Khumbu region.