Lobuche lies close to the Khumbu Glacier and has two main peaks, Lobuche Far East and Lobuche East. At 6,145 meters, Lobuche East is 26 meters higher. Although the Lobuche East climb is a bit more challenging than Island Peak climb, it is equally rewarding. From the peak, you get amazing views of Everest alongside Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, and Pumori. The 19-day Lobuche East Peak Climbing with Everest Base Camp Trek combines Lobuche East Peak climbing with the classic Everest Trek. The trip will also take you to some of the most popular places in the Everest region like Kala Pathar, which provides an excellent view of Everest along with other high mountains with the 360-degree view. Indulge yourself in the lap of snow clad mountains in this trek.
This itinerary is a guideline only and we will follow the itinerary as far as possible but due to weather conditions, health conditions, natural disasters and other unfavorable phenomenon your guide might decide to amend or cancel the itinerary for your own safety. Your guide will help you at any time with providing information regarding conditions and safety during the treks.
Upon your arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu, a representative from Asian Heritage will pick you up and take you to your confirmed hotel. Once you check into your room you can have rest as you might be having Jet Lag. Later on, you can stroll around the local streets of Thamel and to its nearby places. Overnight in Kathmandu.
After breakfast, we will have a pre-trip meeting with your guide/leader. After the meeting, you will be having sightseeing of different monuments around Kathmandu valley. In the evening you will have a free time that you can hang around. Overnight in hotel at Kathmandu
After breakfast, you will be taken to the domestic terminal of TIA for an early morning flight to Lukla. Make sure to get the seat on the right side of your plane as from this side you will be able to get the best view of the high snow clad mountains ranging from north to far east. After flying above the breathtaking green and white mountains, you reach Tenzing-Hillary Airport at Lukla. This is one of the most beautiful air routes in the world culminating in a landing on a hillside surrounded by high mountains. Upon your arrival at Lukla, you meet your other crew members and after some packing and arrangements, you start your trek through the prosperous village of Lukla until you reach Phakding. To assist in acclimatization, you only have a short hike today. However, if interested in additional activities, you can take a side trip to a nearby monastery. Overnight in hotel at Phakding.
After breakfast, you walk through beautiful pine forests and then along Dudh Koshi River ending your nature-filled journey at Namche Bazaar. After walking for almost over an hour, you come across the glistening Mt. Thamserku (6,608m) on your right and also experience the serenity of pine, fir and juniper forests throughout your journey. If the weather is clear, you may even catch a glimpse of Mt. Everest peering over the Lhotse-Nuptse ridge. Continue walking until you reach the entrance to Sagarmatha National Park, Namche Bazaar, the gateway to Mt. Everest and main trading center of this region. On that day you cross five suspension bridges, the last one also known as the Hillary Bridge being the highest. It is an uphill walk from Hillary Bridge to Namche Bazaar. Overnight in hotel at Namche Bazaar.
This is the day set aside for acclimatization. Health experts recommend that you stay active and move around even during the rest day instead of being idle. There are a few options set aside for this day. You can either stroll around Namche or rest. Overnight in hotel at Namche Bazaar.
After having Breakfast, we will start trekking towards Tengboche. Walking will start with the old but still used, Everest Expedition Trail. The trail is a winding smooth path which offers a fantastic view of the Mount Everest (8,848 m), Thamserku (6,618 m) and AmaDablam peak standing at 6,856m located exactly at the east side of Mt. Everest, and leads you upwards through a thick forest of rhododendron. There is a high probability of you, coinciding with the Himalayan flora & fauna. Tengboche is famous for the Buddhist Monastery (where you can attend daily puja) and the viewpoint. After reaching Tengboche, have a good rest at a local lodge. Overnight in a local lodge at Tengboche.
In the early morning, we start our trek taking us to the quaint traditional Sherpa village of Dingboche with its exquisite views of Lhotse, Island Peak, and Ama Dablam. Meanwhile, in trekking, we will be taking our time so we can avoid getting affected by the altitude. Overnight in a local lodge at Dingboche.
We will spend a day here in order to acclimatize and adjust to the thinning of the air pressure. We will have a trip to Chhukung valley via the Imja Khola valley to get a marvelous view of the surrounding mountains, especially Lhotse’s massive south wall, then return to Dingboche in the evening. Overnight in a local lodge at Dingboche.
Due to the climate at the altitude, the trail that leads to Lobuche is sparse. The trail continues along the lateral moraine of the Khumbu Glacier and passes by stone memorials for climbers who have perished on nearby summits. From this high vantage point, you will be able to get an unbelievable panoramic view of the Mt. Everest. Some breathing problems may arise today due to the altitude. Overnight in a tented camp.
In the early morning, you will continue your trek all the way to Everest Base Camp at 5365m, the closest you can get to Mt. Everest without mountaineering equipment along the Khumbu glacier. The view of the Khumbu Icefall from Base Camp is spectacular. After spending some time at Everest Base Camp, we return back to Gorak Shep for the night. Overnight at the best available lodge of the village
This will be another big and rewarding day of the trek. In the early morning, you will start climbing Mt. Kalapatthar, a small peak (by Himalayan standards) at 5555m / 18,225ft. The ascent is demanding but the climber gets the most magnificent mountain panorama view of Mt. Everest, the highest point on the planet at 29,028ft, 8848meters and other mountains such as Nuptse, Pumori, Chagatse, Lhotse and countless others. We make a quick descent to Gorak Shep and then trek down to Lobuche village. Overnight in a local lodge.
The 1st half of the journey is quite easy but the 2nd half of the path begins a steep ascent to Lobuche base camp (4,950 m) that is quite rugged. Enroute you will have magnificent views of Tawache, Ama Dablam, Pokalde, Thamserku, Kantega, and so on. Overnight at tented camp.
This day we start climbing Lobuche peak (6,119m) that takes about ten hours. At the summit, we can enjoy the views of Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Tawache, Cholatse, Pumori, Changri, and more. After a trip to the top, we safely make our way down the same day, returning to the Base Camp. Overnight at tented camp.
Today is a rest day. You can go around the area for sightseeing and have rest. Overnight in a local lodge/ tented camp.
Upon reaching Lobuche peak, we come down to Pangboche. Overnight in a local lodge at Pangboche.
From Pangboche, we will be leaving mountains behind us as our descent takes us through mountains and returning back to the town of Namche Bazaar. We will arrive back into Namche Bazaar in the afternoon.
After Breakfast you will continue the trek through the Chumoa village- a beautiful village to have lunch. After lunch, you will walk along the riverside to Phakding and then head towards Lukla. After a few hours walk, you will reach to Lukla where you can relax and dip yourself into the local culture and lifestyle. On reaching Lukla, we will reflect on the time spent as a group and the personal achievement of all those who took part in the trek. Overnight in a hotel at Lukla.
Enjoy your last glimpse of the mountains you have recently visited for one last time. The flight to Kathmandu leaves before 10:00 am. Sometimes, it differs according to weather conditions. On arrival at Kathmandu, you will be transferred to hotel. Overnight in hotel at Kathmandu.
Today is the last day for you in Nepal. Have your breakfast and intact your bags and luggage as our office representative will soon come to the hotel to pick you up and will transfer you to the airport according to your flight time. Have a safe journey onwards.
|All land transportation by private vehicle with driver.|
|All night accommodation in the 4* hotel including breakfast & accommodation during treks.|
|Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, food, and accommodation.|
|One local tour guide and his wages and salaries.|
|Food and drinks/ Beverage bills not included in the cost.|
|Extra cost for upgrading rooms and services at hotels|
|donation in temples, schools, monasteries etc .|
|Personal Hiking gear, personal kits|
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