Lobuche East peak climbing (6119m) itinerary
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu & transfer to hotel
After your arrival at TIA we’ll be there with a warm greeting and you’ll be transferred to the hotel. After a long flight you can take a rest. And if possible then we will have a half day trip to kathmandu otherwise we’ll have a typical nepali cuisine dinner.
Day 02: Sightseeing in kathmandu world heritage site and prepare for trek
Today will be the day of exploration of the beautiful world heritage sites. We will explore swayambhunath the oldest and popular monkey temple of nepal, patan durbar square one of the oldest cities of kathmandu valley, boudhanath one of the largest stupas in asia, pashupatinath oldest hindu temple of kathmandu. Then after the city excursion you ‘ll be back to your own hotel and provide you with a briefing about tomorrow’s trip.
Day 03: Fly to lukla (2800m) then trek to phakding (2652m) ¾ hours
Today on an early morning we will have a short flight to lukla, this turbulent scenic flight offers thrilling and breathtaking views to the tekkers. Now the journey begins with the registration of the entrance card at the lumla check point.now we ascend to Ghat crossing through the suspension bridge over thado koshi khola. Now the trek continues offering a spectacular demonstration of the prayers wheels,gompas and mani stones. After an inclined walk of 2 hours we reach at today's destination phakding.
Day 04: phakding (2652m) to namche bazar (3440m) ⅚ hours
After a delicious breakfast, we will start to trek towards the biggest sherpa’s village in Nepal (namche bazar). Our journey starts with a long suspension bridge over the dudh koshi river then through a monjo village. We will approach at the entrance of the sagarmatha national park for a permit check and then it's uphill to namche bazar. Then our trial advances through a tenzing hillary suspension bridge in jhorsale village. Now you'll see your first glimpse of everest in majesty.
Day 05: Acclimatization day in namche bazar
Now you are 3440m above sea level now you will experience different kinds of weather and surroundings. So we take a well-deserved break and we will allow our bodies to become acclimated with a lofty altitude. Now we will spend the day exploring the mini thamel of Nepal (namche bazar).check out the sherpa’s culture history of mountaineering. We will have a breath-taking scenery of Namche bazar. Then we will save some energy for the remaining trek.
Day 06: Namche bazaar to tengboche (3870m)
After a night at namche bazar we will continue our journey through a dense juniper forest and sherpa village kyangjuma. And with breathtaking views of himalayas- Everest, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Kwangde and Nuptse are some important highlights which shouldn't be missed at all. Then we will travel through a dense rhododendron forest and suspension bridges for 2 hours from phunki thanga. Now we will reach our destination tengboche which is famous for the largest gompa (monastery) of this region. Have dinner at our lodge and enjoy the night at tengboche.
Day 07: Tengboche to dingboche (4360m)
Our trial resumes on day 7 from tengboche and reaches to debuche after half an hour. Now you can have an spectacular glimpse of thanka painting, mural painting and architectural delicacy. Now the trail traces towards the pangboche through a suspension bridge and a dense forest. Now you can have a view of a beautician mountain Ama Dablam peak. By walking uphill from orso along with imja river offers the pristine views of himalayas. After our afternoon trek we will reach the ‘The summer valley’ dingboche which is the ideal stop for a night stay.
Day 08: Acclimatization day in dingboche
After reaching 4000m above Everest region acute mountain sickness common risk for few trekkers could occur on our journey. To rest the day in dingboche going for a trek is the best way to enjoy. We can enjoy a delicate art, buddhist statues, stupa before heading towards the nangkar tshang summit. Having a trial ko nangkar summit is a steep uphill and requires extra physical stamina. After enjoying time at top now our trail drops down to dingboche and we can enjoy summer valley with cozy lodge and sherpa cuisine.
Day 09: Dingboche to Lobuche (4940m)
Our adventure starts with a delicate breakfast and a craggy mountains to dusa and by entering the dugla village we have an awesome views of countless peaks: Taboche, cholatse, Ama Dablam, Pumori, khumbutse and Lhotse we makes us feel easy and removes all our pain of journey. Now the moraine glacier comes to be seen formed by the Khumbu glacier. Now the lobuche is a few minutes away.
Day 10: Lobuche to gorak shep (5170m), visit EBC (5364m)
After having a delicate breakfast, our journey starts with the narrow mountain gaps, we will have a thrilling view of the world’s highest glacier, khumbu glacier. And through a rocky path, we get at the last human settlement, gorakshep. Village is too cold as it is located at 5164m. Now we will have a rest at the point and leave our luggage in the hotel. And we will continue our journey towards the EBC. After a couple of hours of trek, we will reach EBC. Now we will have a 360 degree himalayan range, great scenery. Now from EBC we drop down to gorakshep.
Day 11: Gorak shep to kala patthar (5545m) and back to lobuche (4940m)
After breakfast we will climb kala pattar. It is one of the highlight journeys of EBC. About 2-3 hours to reach kala patthar. We start our trek before dawn so that we can have a clearer sunrise view, elegant scenery. With the gleaming view of Mt. Everest (8848m) along with lingtren, khumbutse, nuptse, pumori from the top of kala patthar summit and the sun means that photos are often taken better in evening. Now after an hour the journey of himalayas descends towards the sherpa village lobuche
Day 12: Lobuche to high camp (5400m)
We will relax in the morning and after having breakfast we pack everything up and move slowly towards the high camp. It will be a little tough while hiking. The hike up to lobuche high camp would take 3-4 hours. While on a trek we will have a short break and we will take some snacks which brings energy for further trek. After you’ve reached the high camp there we can have amazing mountain views on all sides as you move up the mountain.
Day 13: Lobuche high camp to summit (6119m) and back to high camp
Today our journey begins with a delicate breakfast and then we will slowly move towards the summit lobuche. It will be the 10 sully hours of trekking for the summit. We will start our trek on early morning it will be tough, but it allow us to attain the peak just as the sun rises, there will be a panoramic view of all high Himalayans Backlit by the extreme sharp rays of dawn. After reaching the summit we’ll have amazing views from any peak and take a lot of pictures then we’ll trek back down to camp.
Day 14: Contingency/ reserve day
Mountaineering and going to trek is a big deal. So on this journey we cannot guarantee our health condition so this is the day we will reserve for this trek. We cannot be assured about weather conditions and our stamina to trek. So, if something occurs on our journey then this reserved will be added.
Day 15: Lobuche high camp to pangboche (3930m)
We will be up for breakfast and we will have our packing and we will start our trek towards the pangboche. It will be our 5-6 hours of trek. Now we are travelling to a lower altitude so it will be an adventureful and beautiful trek towards the pangboche.we can have our lunch a little bit later. It will be a long road back home from LBC towards pangboche. At night you will be served a typical sherpa’s cuisine.
Day 16: Pangboche to namche bazar
After breakfast we will start walking back to Namche bazar. As now our path is becoming easier and it’s much less work now we will start walking at 8am or 9am. The hike will take about 4 hours. Now we will be back below 3500m and you will feel much better and possibly now you will enjoy your beverage and cafe and celebrate. We cannot celebrate too much because we will have a long trek for tomorrow back to lukla in the morning.
Day 17: Namche bazaar to lukla
After having breakfast we will start our trek towards the lukla. Our journey starts with the high suspension bridge from the Everest movie and then passes through the local villages of sherpas. It will be a long journey which will take 7-8 hours. We will have a break in jorsalle and that job will be finished.
Day 18: Fly to kathmandu
In the morning we will wake up for an early breakfast and we’ll hope for a brief flight from lukla to kathmandu. Now your journey both begins and ends. You will be transferred to a hotel and you can start an early worthwhile visit to kathmandu. You can travel and visit different places in Kathmandu which are essential to see while in a kathmandu. And ofcourse you can enjoy a wonderful thamel night life.
Day 19: Drive to international airport and Departure
It will be the last day of yours in Kathmandu or nepal. So, grab some breakfast and go shopping in kathmandu. You can go to a spa and you can buy handmade sculpture and carpets, shawls. We’ll make sure you’ll arrive at Kathmandu TIA with plenty of time. And now we’ll give you a nice farewell with some nice goodbyes.
√ Airport pick up and drop by private vehicle
√ Welcome dinner at typical Nepali Restaurant
√ Private Guided tour in Kathmandu Valley
√ 3 Nights Hotel in Kathmandu with Breakfast
√ Kathmandu Lukla Kathmandu Flight fare to Client and Guide Porter
√ One English Speaking Govt. License holder Trekking Guide
√ Trekking Permit and TIMS permit
√ Trekking Porters (2 clients = 1 Porter)
√ Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner with hot drinks during treks
√ Insurance for all staffs
√ First Aid Kit
|Not Included|| |
× International flight and Nepal Visa Fee
× Meals in Kathmandu except Breakfast
× Personal expenses (Laundry, phone calls, dry foods, cold drinks, bar bills, etc)
× Temple/Monastery entrance fees
× Extra night of Accommodation and extra days of the trek
× Additional activities (Safari-Bungee-Paragliding-Rafting and so on.)
× Travel Insurance and rescue
× Late arrival and late departure extra night
× Tip to Guide and Porters