‘an adventurous climbs on top Khumbu most stunning and tough peaks with grand views’

Highlights:

“An adventure on top Lobuche East Peak with stunning and overwhelming experience
Glorious panorama of Khumbu landscapes with high mountains on top Lobuche peak
A great combination an adventure with cultural exploration around interesting Sherpa villages
Scenic and sweeping flight both ways to and from Kathmandu and Lukla with amazing views
Trek and climb on Nepal’s most tough and striking peak with visit to Everest base camp
Within high Khumbu valley in the land of Sherpa people the Highlanders of Himalaya”

Lobuche East Peak Climb Profile:

Trip Mode:                          Hotel- Lodge with camping from base camp onward.
Trekking grade:                 Moderate & Adventurous.
Climbing grade:                 TD (‘Technical Difficule’ French / Swiss Alpine Climbing Classification)
Activities:                            Exciting flights- cultural and scenic trek with adventurous climb.
Trek & Climb duration:   15 Nights & 16 Days (Lukla to Lukla).
Total Trip:                            19 Nights & 20 Days (Kathmandu-Kathmandu).
Best Season:                      March to June and September to December months when days are clear during
early autumn / falls.

Introduction:

Lobuche East Peak towers at 6,119 m / 20,192 ft high which is close to its satellite Lobuche West peak, most of the climb is done on Lobuche East due to its assist and straight forward route to base camp and on top of its summit.

Lobuche East Peak, one of the tough and technical challenging peaks to climb compared to other trekking peaks of Nepal, with right attitude and good companion of Sherpa guides which will make this climb a great success.

Sherpa Climbing grade for Lobuche East Peak listed as TD which means ‘Technical Difficule’ as taken from French / Swiss Alpine Climbing Classification, which is widely used on this type of day climb.

Although a tough peak to tackle but can be done taking time and patience using the right equipments and making the route ahead of the climb to its summit top, where our climbers will do the necessary requirement to make this adventure exciting and memorable.

Lobuche East Peak Trek & Climb begins after taking a sweeping short flight to Lukla, the door to many adventures around Khumbu and Everest areas, following a pleasant path through lovely Sherpa villages and into alpine woodland to reach at famous Namche Bazaar for rest day and local hike.

From Namche walk leads past scenic Thyangboche Monastery areas to reach at Everest base camp and climb of Kalapathar for breathtaking panorama of mountains with Everest at close distance.

After much preparation and acclimatization our final and Big Day leads you to the summit of Lobuche East at 6,119 m / 20,192 ft high with outstanding panorama of mountains with Everest and other giant peaks.

Catching memorable panorama and scenery heading back safely to base camp and towards Lukla for scenic sweeping flight to reach back at Kathmandu after a incredible and most amazing adventure of a life time experience on Lobuche East Peak Trek & Climb.

Brief Itinerary:

Day 01:            Arrival at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 02:            In Kathmandu optional tour and preparation for Lobuche Peak climb.
Day 03:            Fly to Lukla 2,830 m & trek to Phakding 2,640 m – 04 hrs.
Day 04:            Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440 m – 05 hrs.
Day 05:            Rest day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization and excursion.
Day 06:            Trek to Thyangboche 3,867 m – 05hrs.
Day 07:            Trek to Dingboche 4,260 m – 05hrs.
Day 08:            Trek to Lobuche 4,930 m – 05 hrs.
Day 09:            Trek to Gorakshep 5,180 m, walk to Everest Base Camp 5,364 m – 06 hrs.
Day 10:            Climb Kalapathar and continue trek to Lobuche East base camp 4,865 m – 05 hrs.
Day 11:            At Lobuche base camp rest and preparation for the climb.
Day 12:            Climb towards Lobuche High Camp 5,600 m – 03 hrs.
Day 13:            Climb to the summit of Lobuche Peak 6,119 m and descend – 08 hrs.
Day 14:            Reserve and contingency day in case of unfavorable weather.
Day 15:            Trek to Pangboche 3,900 m – 06 hrs.
Day 16:            Trek to Namche Bazaar – 06 hrs.
Day 17:            Trek to Lukla – 06 hrs.
Day 18:            Fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to respective hotels.
Day 19:            In Kathmandu rest with optional tour at places of interest.
Day 20:            International departure for home ward bound.

Equipment lists for Lobuche East Peak Climbing:

Plastic Boot                                         a pair
Crampons                                            a pair
Ice Axe                                                one
Harness                                               one
Carabineer or Karabiner                    two each
Snow Gaiters                                       a pair
Snow / Sun Glass                                 one each
Warm Gloves                                      a pair
Wind Proof Jacket & Trouser.             a set each
Down Jacket                                        one each
Down sleeping bags                            one each with inner linear
Main Ropes                                         200m ( 50m per person) as per the peak chosen
Snow Bar                                             2 / 4 pieces depending upon group size.
Ski Pole (optional)                               one each

 

Following items can be bought or hired in Kathmandu.

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