Highlights of Lobuche Peak Climbing
- Scenic Flight from Kathmandu-Lukla
- Unexpected excellent views of the Khumbu Region.
- offers an excellent intro into the Himalayan mountaineering
- Summit of Lobuche Peak Climbing at an altitude of 6119m/20070ft
- Experience a ‘Base Camp Life’ spending a night at Everest Base Camp
- Top of the summit offers a spectacular stroke with a 360-degree view of the surrounding peaks; Everest, Pumori and Ama Dablam.
- Witness the mountainous valleys along with the culture and unique lifestyle of the Sherpa people
Lobuche Peak Climbing with EBC is one of the most remarkable adventures in the Khumbu Region. It rewards the keen climbers with an absolute unforgettable lifelong memory. Situated just above the Lobuche village not far from the Mt.Everest, the peak is regarded as one of the popular terminus. As a matter of fact, climbing Lobuche Peak is a dream trip destination for thousands of people around the world.
The Lobuche Peak certainly consists of two different summits through East(6,119m) and West(6,145m) heights. A regular hill connects them however, there is still a sharp gap and an ample distance between them. The East Peak is known to be a trekking peak,.Likewise, the West is regarded as an Expedition Peak.
The East of Lobuche Peak Climbing grants a stunning view of Mt. Everest, Pumori, Ama Dablam, and Lhotse. Ascending the Lobuche East and exploring the Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar is truly remarkable. This combined trek takes you to the most beautiful places of Everest Region like Kala Patthar proving a stunning view of Everest along with other high mountains. Before ascending towards the Base Camp of Lobuche we explore Gorak Shep. Further from Gorak Shep, we trek to Everest Base Camp. Likewise, we further explore Kala Patthar from where the scenic view of Mt. Everest and Khumbu- Icefall is utterly gorgeous and back to Lobuche.
The closer we get to the summit the view gets more impressive. After 8/9 hrs of walk from Lobuche High Camp, we are finally on top of Lobuche Peak. Standing on top of the summit truly gives a feeling of achievement. The magnificent views of the surrounding mountains are absolutely jaw-dropping and leaves you totally speechless.
Best Season for Lobuche Peak Climbing
The perfect season to climb Lobuche Peak are;
- Spring season(March-May) and
- Autumn season(Sept-Nov)
During these seasons the weather will be clear, sunny and warm, up in the mountains and therefore the spectacular views of the mountains can be seen.
Lobuche Peak Climbing Difficulties-East
- The hike up to the Lobuche Base Camp is quite exhausting due to the extremely steep and rough route climbing route from Lobuche village.
- There are basically 5-6 hours of walk every day. But on the summit day of, you have to walk for 8-10 hours.
- You need to learn the use of rope to climb the terraces and the snowy hill.
- Likewise, the 45-degree snow wall climb before reaching the summit is quite challenging as well.
- Moreover, altitude sickness might be another difficulty that you might face as you ascend to higher altitudes.
However, certain difficulties can be overcome with proper climbing skills, gears, and a physically healthy body. And everyone is familiar with the statement that the best view comes right after overcoming certain difficulties. Goes the same with Lobuche Peak Climbing too. Being there on top of the summit absolutely is worth to watch.
Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu (1,350m/4,428ft) and transfer to hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing.
Day 03: Fly to Lukla (2,800m/9,184ft) then trek to Phakding (2,652m/8,700ft)
Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,283ft)
Day 05: Namche Bazaar (3,440 m/11,283 ft): Acclimatization
Day 06: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3,870m/12,694ft)
Day 07: Tengboche to Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300 ft)
Day 08: Dingboche: Acclimatization
Day 09: Dingboche to Lobuche (4940 m/16,207 ft)
Day 10: Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5,170 m/16,961ft), visit Everest Base Camp (5,364 m/17,594 ft)
Day 11: Gorak Shep to Kala Patthar (5545m/18,192ft] and back to Lobuche (4940m/16,207ft)
Day 12: Lobuche to High Camp (5,400m/17,712ft)
Day 13: Lobuche High Camp to Summit (6119m/20,070 ft) and back to High Camp: 8-10 hours
Day 14: Contingency/reserve day
Day 15: Lobuche High Camp to Pangboche (3930m /12900 ft)
Day 16: Pangboche to Namche Bazaar
Day 17: Namche Bazaar to Lukla
Day 18: Fly to Kathmandu
Day 19: Final Departure
Airport / Hotel / Airport transfers by private vehicle.
Hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu including breakfast.
Guided Tour of Kathmandu City with expert tour guide and private vehicle
Government license holder experienced, trekking/peak climbing guide (trained in Wilderness First Aid & altitude sickness) Cook, Sherpa, and Supporting Staffs with their food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and accidental insurance, clothing and medicine.
All meals during trekking/peak climbing 3 meals a day (Breakfasts, Lunches and Dinners, Tea and coffee).
All necessary camping gears like two men tent, kitchen tent, kitchen equipment, mattress while climbing period.
Group medical supplies (first aid kit will be available)
All necessary paper works and national park entry permits.
Climbing equipment like ice axe, Ice crew, snow bar, climbing rope.
Travel& Rescue arrangement
Round trip flight ticket for Kathmandu Lukla Kathmandu
Welcome/Fare well Nepali Dinner in Kathmandu
All necessary paper works, office Service charge and all Government Taxes
Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu & Pokhara.
Nepal entry visa fee, you can get Nepal visa up on arrival in the Airport.
International Airfare/Airport tax, City tour Sightseeing entry fees.
Alcoholic and soft drinks
Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, sweets, snacks, beverages and bar bills, camera battery charging.
Personal trekking gears
Tips for tour/ trekking staffs and driver
Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section.