Gokio (4,790 metres) is a village located by the bottom of Gokio Ri (5,357 metres) and it is one of the highest settlements in the world. Gokio Ri is a peak in the Khumbu region of the Nepal Himalayas. It is located on the west side of the Ngozumpa glacier - the largest in Nepal, and reputed to be the largest in the whole Himalayas.

From Gokyo Ri it is possible to see five 8,000 metre peaks: Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Kangchenjunga and Cho Oyu. The beautiful Gokio Lakes are in the area. The Gokyo trek is a fairly popular trekking route. The route itself ends at Gokyo Ri, and trekkers typically turn around at this point and retrace their steps back to the trailhead.

Gokyo resort

4 rooms with toilet (next season + 8 rooms with toilet) – low season 500-1000 rup, high season 1500-2000.
36 rooms with common toilet – 200 rup
Wi-fi: 500 rup – 1 hour, 1500 rup – 1 day. There’s a computer you can use.
Lake and mountain view from most rooms and restaurant. Big variety of tasty dishes in the restaurant, hand sanitizer on every table. Gas-heated shower.