Gokyo lake Trek with Renjo la pass

Trip Facts

  • Cost Start FromContact Us
  • Duration 14 Days
  • Trip Difficulty Moderate
  • TransportationBy Air
  • Trip StyleTrekking
  • DestinationNepal
  • Accommodation: Hotel + Lodge + Hotel
  • Min. Age: 10 plus
  • Main Attractions: Gokyo Lake, Namche bazar
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About Trip

Gokyo lake Trek with Renjo la pass gives you a better view of world highest peak in an earth Mt. Everest (8848m) and other panoramic mountain views.  Renjo la pass trekking with Gokyo lake trek is hidden trekking areas in Everest region which is challenging and adventure trekking trail in Everest area. Best panoramic views of mt. Everest including Cho oyu and the other Himalayas will show from Everest Renjo la pass top.

Mountain Rock Treks offer Itinerary of 14 days Renjo la pass trek guided you all the way to gateway to mt. Everest Base camp trek, Khumbu valley, Biggest Sherpa village Khumjung, World heritage site Sagarmatha national park with flora and fauna.

Dhudkoshi river will guide you Gokyo valley trek after acclimatization day in Namche Bazar. Gokyo lake knows as a holy lake for Hindus and Buddhists. Every year around 500 Hindus took a holy bath on a month of August in occasion of full moon day called Janai Purnima festival. Per annum around 7,000 of tourist visit Gokyo lake via EBC Chola pass or from Renjo la pass.

The Renjo la pass trekking from Gokyo lake follow through land of Sherpa culture and offer you stunning panoramic views of Himalayas of Everest area, including highest peak in the world mt Everest (8848m), Lhotse (8516m) Cho oyu (8,201m), Mt. Makalu (8463m), Nuptse (7855m), Mt. Pumori (7145m), Ama Dablam (6856m), Thamserku(6723m) and other several peak above 6000 meters. Along the trek to Gokyo lake via renjo la pass, you can catch a view of the Himalayas including this highest peak.

Ren jo la pass trek top gives us a magnificent view of lakes, Himalayas and valley which is an incredible combination of natural beauty and our real feeling about a planet. We organized a different trip for different trekkers who love group fixed departures or private departures. Mountain Rock trek and expedition believe on teamwork and main mission to get an achievement from our trekking team from operating staffs, guides, potters and others.

After the Gokyo Ri Trek via renjola pass follow the way to marlung thame Everest gateway Namche bazar and all the way to Lukla. We have one free day after a trek and we can do Kathmandu city tour including Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, shambhunath and Kathmandu dhabar square.There are other itineraries to follow Gokyo lake trek which is more adventures and challenging like Everest base camp trek via Gokyo lake, Gokyo lake trekking, three high pass trekking.

Trip Highlights

  • Gokyo lake with renjo la pass trek wonders the Himalayas on earth.
  • Panoramic views of Everest Himalayas ranges with the world highest peak.
  • reflections of a snow-capped mountain on Gokyo lake.
  • Biggest nagazumpa glacier will show the beauty of treks.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu.
  • Day 02:Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla, then trek to Phakding (2652m): 3-4 Hours
  • Day 03:Trek to Namche bazar
  • Day 04:Rest day at Namche Bazar
  • Day 05:Trek from Namche to Dole
  • Day 06:Trek From Dole to Machhermo
  • Day 07:Trek from machhermo to Gokyo
  • Day 08: Excursion to Gokyo Ri - 5360m.
  • Day 09:gokyo to marlung
  • Day 10:Marlung to Namche Bazar
  • Day 11:Namche to Lukla
  • Day 12:Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu which will take about 30 minutes
  • Day 13:Kathmandu sight seen.
  • Day 14:Final depature.

Cost Includes

  • Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private vehicle.
  • All your stander Meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek.
  • Tea House hotel accommodation during the trek.
  • A highly experienced, helpful and friendly government license holder Guide, his food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment, medicine.
  • Porter if needed.
  • Round Trip flight fare Kathmandu - Lukla
  • Kathmandu & domestic airport taxes in Kathmandu and Lukla airport for Group and crews.
  • National Park permits.
  • TIMS (trekkers’ information management System.)
  • All ground transportation.
  • All our government taxes.
  • Official expanse.

Cost Excludes

  • Your travel insurance. (Compulsory)
  • International airfare.
  • Nepal entry visa fee.
  • Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry.
  • Personal trekking Equipment.
  • tips for guide and potter etc

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01Arrival in Kathmandu.Arrival in Kathmandu. Our Airport Representative will meet you at the Tribhuwan International Airport. Drop to the Hotel by private tourist vehicle is arranged. You can either take a rest or meet us at our office and know the detail arrangement of the Trek. Overnight stay at the hotel.
  • Day 02Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla, then trek to Phakding (2652m): 3-4 HoursThe early flight to Lukla from Kathmandu airport after breakfast is thirty minutes of breathtaking mountain views. From the Tenzing-Hillary Airport, we move on to meet the rest of the crew and make arrangements and final preparations. The hike to Phakding takes around three hours and passes the Chaurikharka village to follows the Dudhkoshi River, a short one to assist acclimatization. Overnight stay in a lodge.
  • Day 03Trek to Namche bazarToday’s walk starts along pine forests and pasture lands with several suspension bridges to cross at various points of the Dudh Koshi River. Upon reaching the confluence of Dudh Koshi and Bhote Koshi, the climb becomes steeper. After walking for about two hours, we reach a viewpoint giving the first sight of Mount Everest. After passing Jorsale, we reach Namche Bazaar, the gateway to Everest and a trading center as well where we take rest for the day.
  • Day 04Rest day at Namche BazarNamche Bazaar, the biggest settlement in the Khumbu region, is well facilitated with ATMs, Internet cafes, restaurants, bakeries et cetera. Although it’s rest day for acclimatization, we go for a short hike to a nearby viewpoint (Thame or Khunde) and take a tour of the place including the Tourist Visitor Center where information about Everest climbers, Sherpa people and their culture and flora and fauna of the region are briefed.
  • Day 05Trek from Namche to DoleWe start our walk early in the morning to get clear views of mountain ranges including Everest, Lhotse, AmaDablam and Thamserku. The trail takes a wavy path along which the pleasing vegetation and animals such as musk deer, Himalayan Thar, pheasant et cetera keep company. Passing Kayangjuma after a downhill, we reach the junction to EBC and Gokyo valley. From here, we climb to Mong La pass where the sacred Khumbilai a charming presence. Passing Mong La, Rhododendron forests and wild flowers get abundant, and so does animal life. Passing a few waterfalls and bridges, we reach the small village of Dole. Overnight stay.
  • Day 06Trek From Dole to MachhermoAfter climbing a ridge, the trail moves through Lhabarma and to Luza where we pass summer settlements of the locals. Views of Kantega, Cho Oyu and Thamserku stay with us as we walk along the trail. Passing small villages on the way, the scenic hillside walk leads continues with views of the deep DudhKoshi valley. The five-hour walk ends at Machhermo, our stop for the day. A beautiful stream that originates from KyajoRi and PhariLapche runs through this village where you can hear stories on the first sighting of Yeti
  • Day 07Trek from machhermo to GokyoFrom Machhermo, the trail ascends to a Chorten through a ridge where views of Thamserku, Kangtega, and Cho-Oyu along with the valleys below are magnificent. The valley slowly widens as the easy trail passes another Chorten and reaches Pangka. Descending to the river bank, we then begin our steep climb to moraine of Ngozamba Glacier. We pass through the mesmerizing natural beauty of the turquoise lakes Longpongo and TabocheTsho and reach a third lake, DudhPokhari, where the Gokyo village is situated. With the backdrop of Cho-Oyo, the beautiful and well-facilitated village and its outstanding periphery is our shelter after this adventurous day.
  • Day 08 Excursion to Gokyo Ri - 5360m. We start early today to Gokyo Ri (5360m) which lies above the village. The steep climb of about four hours to the top is quite strenuous, yet rewards with one of the best views of Everest, Makalu, and Lhotse among others. The fourth, fifth and sixth lakes show from the top of Gokyo ri. Stay overnight at Gokyo village.
  • Day 09gokyo to marlungToday we start to walk to Renjola pass early in the morning. We leave the main trail of Gokyo valley to take Renjola trail by DudhPokhari. After 3 hours walk the vista of the Everest, Lhotse, Cholatse, and Taboche can be enjoyed. The trail continues down the stairs to reach AngladumbaTsho. On further walking we see RelamaTsho and Renjo Lake then we walk through the narrow valley teemed with giant boulders to Lumde. After an hour walk, we reach Marlung, the place where we stay tonight.
  • Day 10Marlung to Namche BazarThe next day we follow the traditional route that had been followed for centuries by the Tibetan traders which is a descent from Marlung to Thame. Crossing BhoteKoshi, descending to Taranga we reach LangmucheKhola. We can view astonishing view of the mountains such as Thamserku, Katenga, KusumKangguruetc from the lodges besides seeing the famous Buddhist shrine (Gompa) at Thame. We cross the bridge reach Samde, the place which offers breathtaking beauty of mountain view. Down the steep path, we reach Thamo village where there is a monastery called Khari Goma which is the nunnery. We reach the world’s highest power station built on Australian Aid, after which we reach a small village called Phurte where there is LaudoMonastry. Finally, we reach Namche through some gompas, prayer flags, courtesan Mani stones. Overnight in Namche.
  • Day 11Namche to LuklaThis is the final day of the three day high pass trek. On this day we start from Namche and reach Lukla but the challenges are huge walking down the steep with shaky legs until we reach the airport area. Crossing the bridge over dudhkoshi
  • Day 12Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu which will take about 30 minutesAn early morning flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. The taking off is a dramatic scene just as the landing. The rest of the day can be used for sightseeing or relaxation and celebration.

  • Day 13Kathmandu sight seen.After breakfast in the hotel, we go for a sightseeing tour to visit Pashupatinath temple, Swayambhunath, Baudha, Krishna temple and Kathmandu Durbar Square around the Kathmandu valley.
  • Day 14Final depature.Today is the last trip of the trek. you do some shopping and fly back home.

Depature Details

All departures start from Kathmandu

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  • Gokyo lake and Renjo la pass trekking is hidden trekking in Nepal

    Gokyo lake and Renjo la pass trekking is hidden trekking in Nepal


    I did trekking all around the world, among them Gokyo lake trek with renjo la pass is one of the best trekking. I have been in this trek in winter, it is extremely cold but still, you can do it. My guide lakpa have a lot of experience of Himalaya and mountains. Mountain rock treks and expedition have sensible in their duties. I am really happy with their services. definitely next time I will upper mustang trek with them. have nice and good time Mountain Rock Treks And Expedition.

Trip Note

Often the Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu flight gets delayed by a few hours or may even be canceled for one, two, or more days due to unfavorable weather conditions. Such conditions may arise even in the best seasons. Hence, in such cases, you must be prepared for long waits both at Kathmandu or Lukla airports, as this can happen either at the start or end of the trek or even both!  We do our utmost to avoid such delays and fix you on the next flight. Still, we suggest you be prepared for possible delays/cancellation, and if possible to come with some extra buffer days (1-2 days) at the end of the trip to accommodate such delays. We also organize heli rescue in such conditions, if it's available and upon request by our clients. The helicopter charges around USD 4400 and it can lift 4-5 persons per flight. If everything runs smoothly and if interested, you can also enjoy other activities like sightseeing, rafting, wildlife activities, shopping, etc during your buffer days.

Sometime Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu flight gets delayed or canceled by unfavorable weather for some hours or days. This kind of situation will happen anytime in year around. So, in this case, you must prepare for long waits in both ways and fix you on the next flight. If it delays for a long time we will organize heli rescue in such conditions, If it available and upon request of our guests. The heli charge will be around USD 4400 and it lifts 4-5 people per flight. If everything is normal, you can also enjoy other activities like rafting,

In case, the flight delay/cancellation happens at the start of a trip and it goes so long that it disturbs your onward travel schedule, you are free to choose an alternative trip: such a trek in the Annapurna, Langtang, or any other regions.  If you are not interested in the alternative trip and would rather wait for the trip, you are welcome to wait in Kathmandu for as many days as it takes to get a flight to Lukla. However, please note that there will be no refund if you lose your time waiting at the airport and do not take an alternative tour or you only do short trek later due to time limitation. If the cancellation happens before the trip, we will provide you with accommodation and lunch in a guesthouse in Kathmandu. In case of the flight delay/cancelation after finishing the trek, you will be responsible for all your expenses. Please also note that you will not be entitled to any refund for the services (such as hotel, transport, flight, etc) included in the package that you would not use later.