Trek from Gokyo (4790m) to Machhermo (4450m)

02 January 2006 - Departure time: 08:50 - Arrival time: 11:50

Trekking from Gokyo to Machhermo. After a more than succesfull trek to Kala Pattar, Everest Base Camp and Gokyo, I start to retrace my steps back to Lukla airport, but via a different way still offering fantastic landscapes.

Gokyo lake
Photo of frozen Gokyo 3rd lake.


Descending to Machhermo. The 2nd lake, already seen three days before and partly unfrozen.


Himalaya, Nepal
The first lake, only partly frozen.


Descending to Machhermo from Gokyo.



Himalaya, Nepal
Himalaya, Nepal Continuing to descend. The Ngozumba glacier is now very narrow and just more than a river.


Himalaya, Nepal


Trekking in Nepal


Juniper on the Himalaya
A juniper. Below 4500 meters, the junipers apper again.


Himalaya, Nepal
The beautiful view on the valley below.


Machhermo, Nepal
Photo of Machhermo.


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Descending in Machhermo.


Teahouse in Nepal
The teahouse where I'm staying in Machhermo.


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The dining room and the bedroom.


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