Lobuche Peak Climbing - 16 days


Trip highlights

  • Great Adventure peak climbing in Nepal
  • Biggest panorama view of Everest region from summit
  • Magnificent view of Himalayas and Scenic flight to Lukla
  • Explore Sherpa and Helary Museum in Namche Bazaar, Buddhist monasteries in Tengbotche and Unforgettable view of Mt Everest
  • The broad summit of Gokyo Ri(6119m), Abundant flora and fauna
  • Great view of Ngozumpa Glacier (largest Glacier in the Himalayas)

Trip facts

  • Group size: 2-12 people
  • Country: Nepal
  • Transportation: Domestic airplane and private vehicles
  • Arrival on: Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Departure from: Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Max-Altitude: 6,119 m

Lobuche Peak Climbing is another destination for Peak Climbing which is a very captivating Peak and it includes different trails for climbing. Even though the frequent trail for climbing Lobuche Peak is South Ridge. Lobuche Peak comprises various small Peaks which necessitate climbing steep snow and ice slopes as of the summit edge. Lobuche Peak is considered as a famous and most admired Peak Climbing which will be easy to use subsequent to doing Everest Base Camp Trekking.

In addition, there are two main varieties of Lobuche Peak named as Lobuche West (6145m) and Lobuche East (6119m). Lobuche Peak includes different adventurous activities like ice climbing. When we need to compare Lobuche East and west, Lobuche East is easier and enjoyable than Lobuche West which is considered as complex and difficult. Even though you can view the most stunning view from the summit is coined as an awesome.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu

Day 2: Fly to Lukla, trek until Phakding (2610m)

Day 3: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m) 6 hrs

Day 4: Rest day in Namche for acclimatization

Day 5: Trek to Pheriche

Day 6: Trek to Kala Patthar (5545m) via Gorakshep

Day 7: Trek to Everest Base Camp and back to Gorakshep

Day 8: Trek to Lobuche Base Camp

Day 9: Rest at Lobuche Base Camp

Day 10: Summit and Back to Base Camp

Day 11: Trek from Lobuche Base Camp to Dingboche

Day 12: Trek to Tengboche

Day 13: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m)

Day 14: Trek Lukla (2850m)

Day 15: Fly back to Kathmandu

Day 16: Final Departure

Upon your arrival at the International Airport in Kathmandu, Great Nepal representative will welcome you and transferred to the hotel of your request where you will be staying for a short rest.You can visit to Great Nepal office, meet other participants and our climbing leader and make some preparations. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
On the second morning, you will board a flight to the Lukla Airport, also commonly known as Tenzing-Hillary Airport. It is a wonderful mountain flight and the flight itself can be no less than an adventure as the airport is enlisted as the most dangerous airport in the world, given the location, altitude and topography. In less than 30 minutes, you will reach Lukla while enjoying the breathtaking views of the mountains during the flight. After landing at Lukla, you will take light breakfast and embark on the trek. In around 3 hours, you will reach Phakding village where you will be staying overnight at a guesthouse.
On the third morning, we resume our trek and follow the trail along the Dudh Kosi River while ascending through Himalayan Pine and Deodar Cedar forests to the ultimate destination, that of popular village of Namche Bazaar. The village of Namche has remained a historic trading point for Nepalese and Tibetan traders who exchange salt, dried meat and other consumable and textile items. Overnight stay at a guesthouse in Namche.
The fourth day of the trek will be spent in Namche itself for acclimatization purpose. As the altitude will now increase significantly, a day for acclimatization is paramount and strictly advisable for prospective trekkers. One can spend the day in Namche visiting the local Bazaar of Namche or visiting the nearby Sherpa villages. Overnight stay at a guesthouse.
After spending a day in Namche, we resume our trek to Pheriche which provides the fabulous views of several monasteries along with the spectacular views of Pumori, Tobuche peak, Ama Dablam, Nuptse and many more. Pheriche is a small Sherpa village with its diverse culture adjoining to Khumbu Glacier. Overnight stay at a guest house.
For the trek to Kala Patthar (5545m) via Gorakshep you need to move early in the morning following the rocky path to view the pond of glacier and icebergs. When you reach to Kala Patthar, the views that you are going to view are beyond your imagination. The panoramic view of the mountains that you see from this place is incredible. After that great feeling and precious moment of an hour or so, you return back to Gorakshep. Overnight stay at a guest house.
On the 7th day you will be trekking to Everest Base Camp. While you trek to Everest Base Camp you have to pass throughout a trail that will weave its own path from side to side to ice pinnacles. It is necessary to remember that only during the season of spring you can get to meet some expedition team on the Everest Base Camp. From Everest Base Camp you are returning to Gorakshep. Overnight stay at a guesthouse.
To reach Lobuche Base Camp you need to walk some hours that will lead you to take a step for reaching Lobuche Base Camp. But the trail that leads toward there are a little bit rocky which moves all along the store of Lobuche Glacier. Overnight stay at a tented camp.
On the 9th day, you will be resting at the Lobuche Base Camp itself. This day can be used for acclimatization or for the preparation to get ready for the essential preparation for Summit. Overnight stay at a tented camp.
After you reach the summit you will be gifted with beautiful amazing view of Mount Everest along with other Himalayas. To reach the summit and return to the Base Camp it takes around 10 hours. After exploring the Lobuche Peak Summit, we then return back to the Base Camp.
On the 11th day, you will trek to all the way downward passing Duglha. The fantastic views of Cholatse, Tawache, Ama Dablam, Pokalde, and many more pay off for your exhaustion. It will nearly take 5-6hours trekking from Base Camp to reach Dingboche. Overnight stay at a guest house.
The return trek will continue on the 12th day as we move from Dingboche to Tengboche after having breakfast in the morning. Tengboche is a beautiful village in the Khumbhu region where the Sherpas reside. Overnight stay at a guest house.
The next day, we resume our downhill trek from Tengboche to Namche Bazaar (3440m). Namche is amazingly amazed place where you can enjoy the scenic beauty of nature. On the way you can even take a break to visit the typical villages of Khumjung along with Khunde. You can even visit the monasteries which are very unique in its structure. Overnight stay at a guest house.
The trek continues further downhill as we reach Lukla after almost seven hours of trek. You will be staying in Lukla for the rest of the day and prepare yourself to board a flight back to Kathmandu the next day.
On the second last day of the tour package, you will board a flight back to Kathmandu while enjoining the 30-minutes of exhilarating mountain flight. The rest of the time in Kathmandu, you will be shopping and buying souvenirs to your loved ones. Overnight stay at a hotel in Kathmandu.
On the 16th day of the tour package, you will return to your country via the international Airport in Kathmandu.You will be escorted to airport exactly three hours before your flight schedule. One time visit to Nepal will definitely not be enough for lifetime after this experience. So on your way back you will have plenty of time to plan for another holiday on your way back home.

Inclusion

  • Airport pick up and transfer to hotel
  • 3 nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu on twin sharing basis with breakfast
  • Farewell dinner in Kathmandu at one of the typical Nepalese local restaurant
  • A day guided city tour of Kathmandu valley
  • Kathmandu- Lukla- Kathmandu flight, airport taxes and transfer
  • Everest National Park Permit/ trekking & TIMS Card
  • One experienced Climbing guide for climbing section & One trekking guide for trekking Section (both leaders are English speaking, first aid trained, climbing leader is trained & licensed from Nepal Mountaineering Association- Rock climbing and mountaineering trained), the cost of camping and trekkers crew/ insurance
  • All necessary Gov. Taxes and service charges
  • Transfer to the airport for the final departure by private vehicle

Exclusion

  • Nepal Visa, in/out flight to Kathmandu
  • Lobuche Peak Special Climbing Permit
  • Your meals at Kathmandu, except mentioned dinner and breakfast
  • Entire cold and alcoholic beverages on the trip
  • Travel insurance (Must includes Helicopter evacuation and trip cancellation)
  • Necessary group climbing gears (Climbing rope, ice axe, ice crew and snow bar/ possible to hire or buy in Kathmandu)
  • Personal nature expenses
  • Oxygen bottle
  • Tips
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Acclimatization

To enable all expedition members to acclimatize well and hence maximize their chances of success, our expedition programs are prepared with sufficient time for acclimatization. Adaptation to the altitude takes time and there can be no short-cuts, even if supplementary oxygen is used in the final stages. The atmospheric pressure at the base camp is half of that at the sea level. A thorough program of acclimatization is built into the itinerary which consists of regulated height ascents, followed by descents and rests before the final ascent to the summit. This will prevent the climbers to get rid from altitude sickness.

Why Tipping is essential?

There are several reasons why you should tip in Nepal. It is quite the same as for what you tip in restaurants. They live in remote areas that are far from proper health and education facilities. Tipping them will additionally encourage them to manage good and nutritive food to eat, warm and comfortable clothes to wear or other necessary basic requirements to maintain their livelihood in a comfortable way. A small gesture of gratitude will do no harm to you but actually changes the lives of many people for a long time in many reasons. Our company has its fund collected from the some percentage of profit and sometimes from the tips of our guests which will directly invested for uplifting the economic condition of guides, porters and other staffs of office. It’s nothing more than the way to add smiles on those laborious faces.


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