Trekking through the picturesque valley of Gokyo will certainly make you feel the experience of having reached one of the most craved trekking destinations in the remote Himalayan regions of Nepal.
The thrills and excitement of your trip to this valley will be an absolute new taste of trekking in Nepal. Gokyo valley in the famous Khumbu region offers you the advantage of observing the beautiful sights of grazing yaks in summer and the breathtaking thrills of seeing the pristine turquoise lakes here.
The trekking through Gokyo valley will take you to the Everest trails as well and you can enjoy the tea house logistic sojourn at Kenjoma.
From Kenjoma, the trekking trails lead you to Mong La Pass before dropping steeply back on to the banks of the Dud Koshi River. After Kenjoma comes to Dole where you will have to halt overnight. Then you come across the area of Dole from where you will reach Machherma.
The trekking trail above Machherma is worth seeing with a lot of wonder and excitement. Here you will find Mountain Kyojo Ri which still remains as a virgin Himala as it has not been climbed by any climbers so far.
A mesmerizing glimpse of snow-capped peaks of Lhotse, Makalu, Everest, and Cho Oyu can be seen in the north of Gokyo valley with a lot of beautiful sights to see around the valley. There are two high passes that lead to Gokyo valley such as Gho La pass which has been mostly traveled.
Best time to trek
September to November in autumn and March to May during spring are the suitable months to trek through the Gokyo valley.