Gokyo Lakes, Sagarmatha National Park

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Admire pristine clear lakes reflecting the magnificent Mount Everest at Gokyo Lakes. Worshipped both by Buddhist and Hindus, the moon-like landscape feels out of the world and evokes feelings of sanctity. Feel the power of the mighty Himalayas as you walk along the trails around the lake providing breathtaking views of untouched nature. Standing at 4,700- 5,000 m (15,400- 16,400 ft), the lakes' conditions can be extreme so don't forget to bring warm clothes and good hiking equipment. Use our Sagarmatha National Park trip planner to arrange your visit to Gokyo Lakes and other attractions in Sagarmatha National Park.
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  • Living the feeling that you step on a constantly moving, yet imperceptible, ground, is chilling and at the same time an adventure stimulus.
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  • Stunning scenery, less touristy, this is must do. We did our trek with World Expeditions, have there own cooking team, carry a Gamow bag for altitude sickness and very professional.  more »
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  • Magnificent views of this lake, the tranquil valley glacier and the ice melting from the mountain tops results into the colossal waterfalls from the mountains and the water gets collected here in this Gokyo lake, is supposed to be very auspicious and sacred lake according to hindu and Buddhism mythology. Breathtaking views of this lake. One can enjoy the chilling weather and fantastic views and also listening to the napali folk music sitting here.
  • A journey to Gokyo Lake offers you an breathtaking views and moreover it is exotically beautiful. This is a journey towards searching your own beauty and self: the journey towards silence. Prakash Thapa, Pokhara, Nepal
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