Gokyo Lake Heli Transfers is a beautiful 3 hour journey in the Khumbu valley that serves serene nature’s beauty and exciting helicopter ride. The journey takes individuals through small villages that are friendly and nice at the same time. Getting to know their life in the Himalayas away from modernity will be interesting to observe and experience.
Gokyo Lakes, perched in the Sagarmatha National Park and close to the Everest Base Camp is a wonderful site to enjoy a pleasant and adventurous atmosphere. These lakes are the highest freshwater lakes in the world at an altitude of 4,700mts to 5,000mts above the sea level.
Gokyo lakes comprise six lakes among them, Thonak Lake is the largest one. The specialty of these lakes is they contain greater oxygen levels even at higher altitudes. From Ngozumpa glacier the lakes get fresh water and also it is the Himalayas largest glacier.
Kathmandu Car Services do organize private transfers to Gokyo Lakes via Lukla or from Kathmandu. We do not surcharge extra cost if there are 5 peoples for your trip. Also, for a private trip, we have guaranteed departure dates all year round thus, travelers can choose any dates they like as per their conveniences. Travelers can choose their own fix dates.
To enjoy the scenic wonders and panoramic views of the Gokyo Lakes the best time to trek is during summers and winters. From September to December (winters) and March to May (summers) you can enjoy heli ride to Gokyo Lakes. If you want to explore crowd free trek means winters are the best time but you have to face harsh cold winds.
We run several small group joining heli transfers with guaranteed departure dates so solo travelers are welcome to join in a group.