Trekking in Nepal is the best wilderness holiday that you will ever experience up in the Himalayas. The adrenaline rush and the adventure filled activity to do in Nepal is trekking and mountaineering. The climbing of the mountains requires extensive training but trekking allows you to observe the lofty peaks. Among trekking regions of Nepal Everest has the best adventure activities. In Everestalso Gokyo Valley including the high altitude glacial lakes present the amazing and mesmerizing thrill.
Gokyo valley trekking in Nepal trail takes you to the spectacular pristine Gokyo valley which provides the opportunity to see an eyeful view of the Mt. Everest.The serene beauty of sacred lakes of Gokyo valley as well . Gokyo valley trekking offers the outstanding vistas of 8000m Himalayas like Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Kanchenjunga, Cho Oyo . In this trek you hike to Gokyo Ri above Gokyo Lake from where you can see the fantastic view of these mountains. The view of the Ngozumpa Glacier- one of the largest glaciers of Nepal, Khumbu Glacier– the longest Glacier of Nepal as well as the view of the ice ridge between Cho Oyo and Gyachung located in Khumbu region are other attractions of this trekking route which allures every visitors and trekkers. The culture, tradition, lifestyle of the ethnic Sherpa community is another attraction of this trek. Sherpa are famous for the mountain climbing all over the world. In this trek you visit the various Sherpa villages like Namche, Khumjung, and Tengboche etc.
Gokyo valley trek begins with the 30 minutes scenic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla airstrip. From Lukla you start your trek and the trekking trail goes up through the Dudh Koshi river valley, Sagarmatha national park, Sherpa village like Namche, Khumjung, Tengboche, rhododendron forest, alpine meadows with beautiful view of the mountains, Glaciers, waterfalls etc to the Gokyo valley. While Gokyo valley trek you also visit different Buddhist monasteries including the World highest monastery of Tengboche and get insight of the spiritual lifestyle of the Monks and Nuns. In this trek you walk through the UNESCO enlisted heritage site Sagarmatha national park which provides the chance to see the various types of flora and fauna as well as the wild animals and birds including the rare Himalayan Tahr, Red Panda, goral, Serow, musk deer, snow leopard. The best season to go for the Gokyo Valley Trek are autumn and spring when the weather is clear and you can have the clear view of the mountains as well as the natural scenery.
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