Trekking to Gokyo Valley and Kalapatthar is one of the dramatic treks in Nepal which provides the best alternative to the popular Everest Base Camp trek. We follow the normal trekking route of popular Everest base camp trekking and take a different route up from Namche. Gokyo trek takes you through serene beauty of Gokyo valley with sparking lakes seen against the backdrop of mighty snowcapped snow peaks, the ascension of Gokyo Ri for paroramic view of some of the top ten majestic mountains, Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse Makalu, Cho Oyu, crossing of Cho La Pass ( 5420m. ) one of the challenging high passes in the high Himalayas and rarely attempted by the trekkers.
Gokyo - Kalapatthar trekking offers close up view of Everest from Kalapatthar and finally making the historical footprint at the Everest base camp which many people dream in their life time. On the return we take you through many cultural sites; Pangboche, a traditional Sherpa village with old traditional monasteries, Tengboche, famous for its ornately decorated Tibetan monastery and finally Himalayan flight from Lukla to Kathmandu.
- International and domestic airport arrivals and departures
- Accommodation at hotel in Kathmandu on BB plan ( as per the choice of the trekkers )
- Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu flight fare including airport tax
- All necessary paperwork for permit ( national park entrance, TIMS card )
- Accommodation at the hotels / lodges in the trekking trail
- All meals ( breakfast, lunch and dinner ) in the trekking
- An experienced English speaking trek leader ( trekking guide ) and assistant trekking guide ( 4 trekking members ), and porters ( one porter between two trekkers ) to carry luggage including their meals, accommodation, wages, equipment and accident insurance.
- First aid medical kit
- All government and local taxes
- Farewell dinner
- International airfare to and from Kathmandu
- Nepal visa fee
- Excess baggage charges for the domestic flight
- Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
- Travel and rescue insurance for trekking members
- Any additional expenses due to domestic flight delay or cancellation
- Any other expenses of personal nature ( phone calls, laundry, bar bills battery recharge, hot shower and boiled water in the trekking ).
- Gratuity for the trekking staffs
Per person US $ 1500