Lobuche East Peak With Everest BC

15 Days

Overview

Lobuche East (6,119m/20,075ft), located in Nepal’s stunning Khumbu Valley.

Located conveniently next to the path to Everest Base Camp, Lobuche east is attempted by trekking groups who come to see the spectacular view of Mt. Lobuche East is one of the most popular “trekking peaks” in Nepal. Everest and the Khumbu valley from its summit, as well as by serious 8000m mountaineers who use the peak for its acclimatization and practice benefits. The climb is relatively straightforward with few technical hurdles. Base Camp and High Camp both have ample space and reliable sources of water, allowing the climber to enjoy the mountain without worrying too much about the logistics.

Itinerary

Today is the day of your arrival in Kathmandu, Nepal. As soon as you come out of the Kathmandu airport, you will find our representative waiting for you in the waiting area right outside the arrival lounge.
After you check into the hotel, you can take relaxing time on your own as there are no activities scheduled for today, except our trip briefing meeting. We will let you know about the briefing timing upon your arrival.

Overnight: Hotel

Meals: Welcome Dinner

Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel. We come to take you for a wonderful cultural heritage tour of Kathmandu valley. As part of the tour, we are going to visit four of the UNESCO Heritage monuments in Kathmandu valley. The places we visit today are an incredible mixture of culture, history, spirituality, art, and stories.
Overnight in Hotel.
Meals: Breakfast

After a day of wonderful immersion into Kathmandu vibes, we are ready to fly and trek into the higher elevation. We drive to the airport early morning to board our flight to Lukla to enter the Everest region. About half-hour of spectacular flight takes us to the small but beautiful town of Lukla where magical mountain peaks extend their warm welcome to us.
Once we prepare for the day walk, we proceed walking towards Phakding as the destination for the day. The first day of walk in the Everest region goes along the Dudh Koshi River passing through several mani walls, shortens, and beautiful landscapes. Phakding village lies beautifully on the bank of Dudh Koshi River where we spend the night.

Overnight in Lodge.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

It's a beautiful day of walking into the Sagarmatha National Park. We relish the mouthwatering breakfast as a gentle breeze comforts the morning. We set off on the trek for the day and reach Monjo to enter the national park zone. After checking into the park, we head up towards Namche Bazar. Crossing suspension bridges over the river in several places; passing through forested parts and many wonderful views, we finally reach Namche Bazar. Namche Bazar is a beautiful settlement on a mountain slope with a view of Himalayan peaks right in front. It is also an important trade center in the Everest region.

Overnight in Lodge
.Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

An additional day of exploring around Namche is required to acclimatize with the thinning air as we go higher. We hike to the Everest viewpoint to get the very first glimpse of Mt. Everest along with other impressive peaks in the region. We can hike up to Khumjung if you like to. The hiking to a higher elevation will help us acclimatize properly so that we can walk further higher. We return back to Namche Bazar in the afternoon and wander around the bazaar. A relaxing afternoon will reenergize and prepare us for the next day.
Overnight in Lodge.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

A fresh morning with the view of mountain peaks makes our breakfast even tastier. Filled with energy, we are ready to trek to Phortse village today. Our trek goes to Phortse village via Mong La and PhortseTenga. Phortse village is a beautiful Sherpa village with agricultural land. We can explore the beauty of the wonderful Sherpa village that nestles on the lap of a mountain.
Overnight in Lodge.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

We leave the comfort of the lodge and head towards Dingboche. The walk passes through the Diboche and Pangboche villages. Pangboche village has a beautiful monastery that is the largest one in the area and has a scalp of Yeti. After exploring the monastery, we take the trail towards Dingboche.
Dingboche is a beautiful Sherpa village that stands at an elevation of 4,410 meters above sea level and projects an incredible view of the mountain peaks. This village is a common stopover place for the trekkers and climbers to Everest Base Camp, AmaDablam, and Island Peak.

Overnight in Lodge.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

At the elevation of 4,410 meters above sea level here and much higher to go, we are in need of an additional day to acclimatize. For this purpose, we go for a day hiking trip to a higher point near and around Dingboche. The day will bring us breathtaking views of the Himalayan peaks. We return back to Dingboche from the hike and go to explore the surrounding for a while.
Overnight at a lodge.

Meals Breakfast, Lunch Dinner

The landscape gets distinct as we walk higher into the elevation. We feel the change not only in the landscape but also in the level of oxygen, vegetation, and trail. The trail to Lobuche passes through glacial moraines and is boulder-strewn. We cross Thukla pass, where we see several memorials shortens and walk towards Lobuche. Lobuche is a small village with lodges that serves as the stopover site for the trekkers and climbers heading to Everest and Lobuche Peak.
Overnight at a lodge.

Meals Breakfast, Lunch Dinner

Today is the day when we make it to the destination of this epic journey. We trek to the Everest base camp via Gorakshep after stopping for the lunch there. Gorakshep serves as our overnight site for the day. After checking in the lodge at Gorakshep, we set off on the journey to the epic Everest base camp. The trail to the base of the highest mountain in the world is full of glacial moraine and boulders. We reach the base camp and spend some wonderful time there taking pictures and absorbing the mountain vibes. We, later, walk back to Gorakshep

The hike that we are going to go for this early morning is taking us to the maximum elevation of the trip. When we hike to Kalapatthar for a marvelous sunrise over the panoramic Himalayan range, we will be at an elevation of 5,545 meters above sea level, the highest point on this trek.
We watch the sunrise beautifully over the magnificent mountains; take pictures of the mountains and the sunrise and, later on, return back to the lodge at Gorakshep for breakfast. Hungrily devouring the breakfast, we fill up ourselves with much-needed energy to go back. We are trekking back to Lobuche Peak.

Overnight at a Tent.

Meals Breakfast, Lunch Dinner

We spend a full day here at the base camp training, discussing, and preparing for the summit attempt. Taking a full day to prepare and rest to be ready for the climb is a highly essential part of the trip. This full-day will allow us ample time to acclimatize and be ready for the summit push tomorrow. We spend overnight today at the high camp.
Overnight at a tent.

Meals Breakfast, Lunch Dinner

We get ready for the adventure of climbing Lobuche East Peak right after the middle of the night. The early start allows us to reach the summit before it gets too windy to be there. Some technical sections come along the route but are not too difficult to go through. Early morning views of the mountain peaks from the summit let us enjoy the crisp view. We can enjoy the view of marvelous mountains including Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, and AmaDablam. We return back and start descending after enjoying memorable moments at the top. We descend all the way back to the Base Camp to stay overnight.
Overnight: Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

This day is an extra day to make up for any possible delays or obstacles on the summit push. If we do not need this contingency day, we will trek to Pangboche today.
Overnight: Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

In case of the use of contingency day, we are trekking to Pangboche village. We trek past Chhukung village; cross ImjaKhola and then trek up to Pangboche. Once we reach Pangboche, we can laze around exploring the area.
Overnight: Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

The journey back down to Namche Bazar will be of around six hours. We trek to Tengboche and visit the famous Tengboche monastery before descending to Namche Bazar. Once we reach Namche Bazar, we can take a relaxing stroll around Namche Bazar in the evening or just stay inside the comfort of the lodge.
Overnight: Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

The final day of this trek is eventually here today. We walk back to Lukla via Monjo and Phakding along the DudhKoshi River. A round trip on the Everest Base Camp trail comes to end here. We celebrate the end of the trekking part of the journey and thank our wonderfully amazing supporting crew members for their service and effort to take us to the base camp and back safely.
Overnight: Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

We get ready for the flight back to Kathmandu. We board the plane at the Lukla airstrip and fly back to Kathmandu. Once we land in Kathmandu airport, we go to the hotel and spend the whole day at leisure on our own. Finding relief massage, good food, souvenir shopping, and wandering around can keep you busy for the day.
A farewell dinner is scheduled for this evening. We will let you know the departure time for dinner once we reach Kathmandu.

This is an additional day in the itinerary to compensate for any possible delays on the trekking or cancellation of the flights. We extremely recommend that you have at least 2 extra days after the itinerary days so to maintain any possible delays or cancellation of the flight. If everything goes without any problem, you can utilize those extra days doing some other activities.

You are dropped to the airport for your destination.

The Trip Cost Includes

  • Pick-up or Drop-off service from and to Airport(in our own vehicle)
  • Transportation to and from!!
  • Food all along the trip(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and a cup of coffee or tea) and accommodations during the trip in hotels with family environment
  • Transportation, food, accommodation and insurance of Guide during the trip
  • Down jacket, all-season sleeping bag, duffel bag and trekking map(in case if you don’t have your own. Down jacket, sleeping bag and duffel bag must be returned after completion of the trip)
  • First Aid Medical Kit(Your guide will carry the Medical Kit but we also advise to bring yourself for your own use, as far as possible)
  • All the required permits and paperwork

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • International Airfare
  • Visa Charges
  • Hotel Expenses(In Kathmandu, some packages do include hotel expenses)
  • Your travel and medical insurance
  • Personal Expenses such as shopping, bar bills, hot shower, telephone, laundry, titbits etc
  • Food and accommodations in Kathmandu
  • Services not mentioned or not promised by the agent/agency
  • Emergency expenses such as expenses on chartered helicopter.

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Lobuche East Peak With Everest BC
  • 2 to 20 people
  • 6,119m/20,076ft
  • 20 Days
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  • 1850

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