Everest Gokyo Ri Trek features splendid views of the rural Gokyo Valley, the turquoise Gokyo Lakes as well as the white glaciers and awe-inspiring Himalayan peaks. The mountains you see along the way are Mt. Everest (8,848m), Lhotse (8,516m), Makalu (8,481m), Cho Oyu (8,201m), Nuptse (7,879m), Pumori (7,161m), Ama Dablam (6,856m), Kantega (6,809m) and Kwangde (6,194m). During our trek
The Everest Gokyo Ri Trek offers you the best panoramic view at the Gokyo Ridge in the Everest region. Everest Gokyo village is a small village at the foot of Gokyo Ri and on the eastern shore of the Gokyo Lakes. Though barely a hamlet consisting of several huts, Everest Gokyo village is one of the highest settlements in Nepal and the world. Everest Gokyo Ri (5,330m/17,483ft) is located in the west side Ngozumpa glacier, the sixth highest mountain in the world and the longest Himalayan glacier.
Namche Bazaar, the legendary Sherpa village as well still active traditional trading center for locals, your Everest Gokyo Ri Trek follows the same route as the Everest Base Camp Trek. After Namche Bazaar you head towards Ngozumpa glacier via Dole (4,040m/13,251ft) and Machermo (4,480m/14,246ft) till you reach Gokyo Lake (4,800m/15,748ft) and Gokyo Ri (5,330m/17,483ft).
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