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Spectacular views!

My husband and I, both in our 50’s, hiked to Gokyo Lakes with a wonderful local guide. The trip was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Mary M
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London, Ontario, Canada
High Altitude Lakes n Lakes

There are 6 Gokyo lakes. While coming up one treks across 3 lakes where the village is besides the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sharmad N
,
Bengaluru, India
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“cho oyu” (10 reviews)
“renjo la” (7 reviews)
“the sun set” (3 reviews)
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Sagarmatha National Park 44600, Nepal
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I, both in our 50’s, hiked to Gokyo Lakes with a wonderful local guide. The trip was spread over 14 days and allowed for acclimatization, and local sight seeing. We were so happy with our choice to forego the base camp route,...More

Thank Mary M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are 6 Gokyo lakes. While coming up one treks across 3 lakes where the village is besides the 3rd lake. However there are more 3 lakes upwards which is not much explored. You can also walk to the other side of lake 3 t...More

Thank Sharmad N
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Within 5-6 days Trekking can get Gokyo lake from Kathmandu fly to Namche then trekking. Gokyo is like small valley and right middle of valley emerald green clean pure gokyo lake there. i just love to be there around. day hike from gokyo to Gokyori...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic and very beautiful. Trek up Gokyo Ri a must. The views over Gokyo Lakes and Mt Everest are stunning.

Thank Louis F
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Gokyo Lakes is one of nature's treasures that leaves you speechless. The 10 day trek to Gokyo Lakes was totally worth it. The lake with its azure blue waters had an immediate calming effect on you. The landscape around the lake was surreal. We walked...More

2  Thank Karen R
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

i guided people in the region for 12 year right now. This place is lap of Chhoyu mountain which is 8091m high and in the bank of Ngozumba glacier. There are 5 lakes which are all very beautiful..among them 3rd one is biggest and very...More

Thank Serku S
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

The trip: I did a trek from lukla to Gokyo ri and back again over the course of over a week with a small group. The views along the way and at the peak were amazing, almost unbelievable. The caveats: The trek though rated moderate...More

Thank Charlotte K
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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Few days after climb on mount everest,Me and my girlfriend visit the Goyo Lakes. Everest is really famous, but goyo lakes more beautiful,better Food, and not so very cold, in future we would definitely to goyo, Not to base camp

1  Thank Anthony L
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

I know, the Everest BC is really famous, but Gokyo Lakes is way much better. More beautiful, better food, less cold. Just better. I don't feel like going back to the BC, but I would definitely return to Gokyo!

1  Thank Fernando A
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

I was there Gokyo in November and had beautiful view of world highest mountains like Everest, Lhotse, Makalu and Cho-yu. Gokyo is quiter then Everest Base camp trek and don't have to worry about the accommodation either. I totally recommend who love the bit of...More

1  Thank Ethical Trekkin... N
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I did it in November and it was clear skies all the way.
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