Day 2 Trek preparation and Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour
Day 3 Fly to Lukla (2,800 m/9,184 ft) and Trek to Phakding (2,652 m/8,700 ft)
Day 4 Phakding to Namche Bazar (3,440 m/11,283 ft)
Day 5 Acclimatization Day in Namche bazaar - Hike to Everest View Hotel
Day 6 Trek to Dole (4,200 m/ 13,780 ft)
Day 7 Trek to Machhermo (4,470 m/ 14,663 ft)
Day 8 Machhermo to Gokyo (4800 m/15,744 ft)
Day 9 Gokyo Valley: Acclimatization Day - 4th and 5th Gokyo Lakes Hike
Day 10 Hike Gokyo Ri (5357 m/17,570 ft) and trek to Thagnak (4750 m/15,580 ft)
Day 11 Thagnak to Cho La Pass (5420 m/17,780 ft) to Dzongla (4830 m /15939 ft)
Day 12 Dzongla to Lobuche (5170 m/16,961ft)
Day 13 Lobuche to Everest Base Camp (5364 m/17,594 ft) and back to Gorakshep (5,140 m/16860 ft)
Day 14 Gorekshep to Kalapatthar (5545m/18188ft) & trek to Pheriche (4210m/13809ft)
Day 15 Pheriche to Namche Bazzar via Pangboche and Tengboche
Day 16 Namche Bazaar - Lukla
Day 17 Fly Lukla to Kathmandu
Day 18 Contingency Day
Day 19 Final Departure
Airport and hotel transfers as per itinerary in private vehicle
Three nights twin sharing accommodation in deluxe Kathmandu Suite Home or similar hotel in Kathmandu
Guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu including temple/monument entry fees and private vehicle
Three meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek
Best available teahouse/lodge accommodation (twin sharing ) during the trek (we provide rooms with private bathrooms and hot shower at Phakding, Namche and Lukla)
Staff– one professional, knowledgeable and friendly English speaking trekking leader along with assistant guide (6 trekkers : 1 assistant guide) and porters (2 trekkers : 1 porter) including their food, accommodation, salary, equipment, transportation, and accidental insurance
Round trip flight Kathmandu – Lukla– Kathmandu including departure taxes
Duffle bag, sleeping bag, and down jacket for use during the trek
Icicles Adventure T – shirt, trekking map and trip achievement certificate
First aid medical kit
TIMS, National Park Permits
All government taxes & office service charge
Nepal visa arrangement (more on Nepal Visa Information)
Excess baggage charges
Travel and rescue insurance
Added night/s accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, delayed departure, early return from mountain (due to any cause) than the programmed itinerary
Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from mountain than the programmed itinerary)
Alcoholic drinks and cold drinks
Personal expenses such as phone calls, bar bills, laundry, battery recharge, bottle or boiled water, hot shower, extra porters, etc)
Personal equipments and clothing
Tips for guides and porters (tip is expected but not mandatory)
Icicles Adventure Treks and Tours, based in Kathmandu, Nepal, offers select guided adventures for adventure lovers from across the world, helping them discover the Himalayas and its cultural, ethnic, environmental, historical and architectural diversity, and its natural beauty which encompasses mountain ranges, glaciers, rivers, lakes, forests, and spectaculars waterfalls. Other than trekking, the company offers a wide range of other adventures and tours, including rafting, cannoning, wildlife safari, paragliding, and mountain flight.
To date it has operated approximately 1000+ adventure trips, taking around 10000+ hikers from 50+ different countries, in many trekking routes across Nepal, Bhutan, India and Tibet. The company has 16 full time guides and trek leaders.
Icicles Adventure Treks and Tours was founded by Mrs. Indira Bhatta and Mr. Hari Shreshtha in . It is one of the few adventure tour operators in Nepal, which was cofounded by and is run by a lady. Mr. Shreshtha has been an expert mountain guide and climber, with more than 12 years of experience as a professional trekking guide. He has lead mountaineering groups to many 6000m peaks of Nepal such as Mera Peak, Island Peak, Lobuche East Peak, Tent Peak, etc..
Icicles Adventure Treks and Tours is affiliated with Trekking Agencies' Association of Nepal (TAAN) and Nepal Toursim Board. It's registered address is Puspalal Path, Khusibu, Naya Bazar-17 - 384, Kathmandu, Nepal.
Trip Terms & Conditions
A deposit of up to 30% of the total price is payable at the time of booking.
The balance amount is payable online before the tour start date, or upon arrival.
Everest Base Camp Trek with Gokyo Lake is a unique trip that offers you the best of two worlds. You can enjoy popular attractions and areas of remote beauty, including the relatively undisturbed area surrounding the Goyko Lakes. The difficulty of this trek guarantees once-in-a-lifetime views and bragging rights for all who complete it.
Those who plan to complete this trek should be in excellent physical shape and arrive prepared to handle high altitudes. You can choose to trek alone or with guides, but guides are recommended due to the more remote areas of this trip. You will need to obtain an Everest National Park permit to enter the area surrounding Mount Everest. Lastly, Nepal requires all international travelers (with the exception of Indian nationals) to present a valid international visa or purchase one at the Kathmandu airport.