Lobuche Peak is popular peak in Nepal for all kinds of climbers. This peak is 6119 meters high from sea level. It has existed two distinct summits to Lobuche Peak which called Lobuche east peak (6119 m.) and Lobuche west peak (6145 m).
Although they are connected by a continuous ridge there is a sharp gap and a considerable distance between them. Lobuche east is an attractive summit with existing routes and new opportunities. Lobuche east is one of the hardest of the trekking peaks that commercial groups attempt.
Lobuche peak is an attractive summit, offering a variety of existing routes and wide scope for new lines. Seen from near Pheriche, the dark triangle of its rocky east face rises above the moraines of the Khumbu Glacier to and icy skyline. This skyline forms the south ridges, the junction of the east faces with the glaciated south west face and the line of the normal route of ascent.
Our representative picks you up at airport and transfer to Hotel.
Tour Guide will be taken you som hitsorical and cultural places for half day city tour in Kathmandu valley and you will brief about Lobuche peak climbing in the afternoon at our office.
Early morning transfer to airport from hotel with trekkng guide and meet with other crews at Lukla and trek to Phakding.
After breakfast, slowly walk up to Namche. During this trekking day you will see beautiful views of Mount Everest, Thamserku Peak and Lhotse Himal.
This is rest day in Namche Bazaar for acclimatization. you walk around Namche Bazaar and also trekking guide will take you some good excursion of traditional Sherpa villages as Khumjung or Thame.
After breakfast, walk up to Phorche Thanga, during this walking day, you can visit Tengboche Monastery. Also can see a nice view of Himalayan ranges as Thamserku, Kang Taiga and Taboche etc.
This day you will walk along with Rhododendrons forests give way to junipers and tall conifers. After Dole the landscape gets rocky and Mount Cho Oyu will be seen.
This day we follow the immense frontal moraine of the Ngozumpa glacier to the Gokyo lakes. Then climb up to discover one by one those emerald drops lost into black rocks and snow.
This day you will climb up small peak Gokyo Peak 5480 meters and during the tiem, you will feel a breathtaking 360 º view with Lhotse, Everest, Makalu, Cho Oyu, four of the forteen 8000 m high on earth, dominating the myriad lesser peaks.
This trekking day, you will cross through moraines of the terminal spit of Ngojumpa glacier. From Thagna, climb up through gentle and grassy slopes to the foot of the Cho La.
This trekking day is a bit easy than other day, you will slowly steep up trail goes through blocks of rocks. After the Cho La pass, we shortly cross an easy segment of the glacier then descend towards Dzongla.
From Dzonla Base Camp is situated beside a lake, we can enjoy stunning vistas of the Ama Dablam and the Taweche.
Through snowy slopes, we step onto a ridge overhanging the Khumbu and Lobuche glaciers. Setting up fixed ropes is sometimes necessary (slopes with a gradient about 45 to 50 degrees).
Lobuche Peak ascent (6119 m) and backwards to High Camp in 8 h. Steady progress on the final ridge towards the summit, we can come across few crevasses.
It takes 6 hours from trek to Pheriche from High camp. You will stay at Pheriche after completing your peak climbing.
The largest and most active monastery of Khumbu is located at Tengpoche. You will visit there too.
This day, you will walk with steep down route to Namche and stay there.
This route also steep down which is already experienced, so you will direct walk down to Lukla.
This day you will fly from Lukla to Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel.
After long trekking and challenging peak climbing, you will take rest a day or shopping for family, friends and relatives etc.
We will see you off from Hotel to your onward destination.
Hotel and breakfaste in Kathmandu
Tea House Trek till Base Camp of the Peak
During the climbing period, there will be tent camp and all meals prepared by Cook in base camp of Peak.