Gokyo Valley with Renjo La Pass Trek is the perfect trek for those who want to enjoy the beauty of the Everest region avoiding the busier trails. This trek takes you into the beautiful Gokyo valley, Gokyo lakes, Gokyo Ri, and the high mountain pass of Renjo La (5360m), and provides magnificent views of the Khumbu Himalayas including a close view of the world’s sixth highest mountain, Cho Oyu (8188m).
Gokyo Valley with Renjo La Pass Trek starts with fly to one of the most dangerous airports in the world situated in Lukla. The flight to Lukla provides wonderful views of the landscapes and the high mountains. From Lukla, you begin the trek to Phakding and then to Namche Bazaar. You enter Sagarmatha National Park and follow the Dudh Koshi River as you make your way to Namche Bazaar, the main trading hub of Khumbu region .
After resting in Namche, the journey takes you to Gokyo Valley. Gokyo Valley is famous for its delightful turquoise lakes which lie on the foot of the snow-capped mountains. Ngozumpa Glacier, the largest glacier of Nepal, and Gokyo Ri vantage point (5360m) are two of the major attractions of Gokyo Valley. From the top of Gokyo Ri, you can see Everest (8848m), Cho Oyu (8188m), Lhotse (8414m), and many other snow-capped peaks.
Another main feature of this trek is the traverse through the frozen mountain pass of Renjo La (5360m), which provides the equally enchanting view of the Khumbu Himalayas. If you travel in monsoon season, you can witness the flowers pop out in Nagpala, giving you an illusion of walking on textured carpet. Gokyo Renjola Pass Trek is a beautiful Himalayan journey guaranteed to give you memories to last a lifetime.