The scenery of Mountain and Kantega Valley from Phortse Thanga is incredible. By trekking up to Gokyo Ri which is in between Gokyo Lakes and Ngozumpa Glacier the scenery seen from the point is wonderful and beautiful. After enjoying the scenery the trek goes by crossing the Chola Pass, glaciers and lakes, hike up to Kalapathar. After reaching the top of Kalapather the adventure is over and starts to trek down through the Thukla Pass. The monastery of Tengboche is a well-known monastery of the region. Finally, continuously down Namche and the treks end there. The Gokyo Valley Trek trek takes fewer more days than other to complete in Everest Region.
Moreover, Gokyo is a small village in Solukhumbu district of Nepal located on the eastern coast of the third Gokyo Lake. The village is located at an elevation of 4,750 m making it one of the highest settlements in Nepal and in the world. Almost all the buildings are guest houses for trekkers. The people who live in the village leave during the winter and move to other villages. So, the Gokyo valley Trek is also popular for religious and cultural prospectives as well.
In addition, Spring and Autumn are the main seasons for Trekking to this region. Each year many hundreds of thousands tourist treks to this trails. Proper trekking gears are essential