Lobuche Peak Climbing 18 Days

Trip Information

If you are in search of the peak which you can scale from the various optional routes then Lobuche is great choice in peak climbing in Nepal. The peak offers three trails for the climbing.

Lobuche Peak is another destination for Peak Climbing which is a very captivating Peak and it includes different trails for climbing. Even though the frequent trail for climbing Lobuche Peak is South Ridge. Lobuche Peak comprises various small Peaks which necessitate climbing steep snow and ice slopes as of the summit edge. Lobuche Peak is considered as a famous and most admired Peak Climbing which will be easy to use subsequent to doing Everest Base Camp Trekking.

In addition there are two main varieties of Lobuche Peak named as Lobuche West (6145m) and Lobuche East (6119m). Lobuche Peak includes different adventurous activities like ice climbing. When we need to compare Lobuche East and west, Lobuche East is easier and enjoyable than Lobuche West which is considered as complex and difficult. Even though you can view the most stunning view from the summit is coined as an awesome.

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Best Season

September to December and March to May

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 02: Fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding

Day 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar

Day 04: Rest day at Namche Bazar

Day 05: Trek to Tengboche

Day 06: Trek to Pheriche

Day 07: Trek to Labuche

Day 08: Trek to Kala Patthar via Gorakshep

Day 09: Trek to Everest Base Camp and back to Gorakshep

Day 10: Trek to Lobuche Base Camp

Day 11: Rest at Lobuche Base Camp

Day 12: Trek to Summit and back to Base Camp

Day 13: Trek from Lobuche Base Camp to Dingboche

Day 14: Trek to Tengboche

Day 15: Trek to Namche Bazar (3440m)

Day 16: Trek to Lukla (2850m)

Day 17: Fly to Kathmandu

Day 18: Departure from Kathmandu, Farewell!!

Day 01: Arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu
As soon as guests arrive in Kathmandu, they are welcomed with generosity. After making them comfortable, they are then transferred to the hotel. Then they will be explained briefly about the program upon their arrival. Overnight stay at a hotel.

Day 02–Fly to Lukla, trek until Phakding (2610m)
On the second morning, you will board a flight to the Lukla Airport, also commonly known as Tenzing-Hillary Airport. It is a wonderful mountain flight and the flight itself can be no less than an adventure as the airport is enlisted as the most dangerous airport in the world, given the location, altitude and topography. In less than 30 minutes, you will reach Lukla while enjoying the breathtaking views of the mountains during the flight. After landing at Lukla, you will take light breakfast and embark on the trek. In around 3 hours, you will reach Phakding village where you will be staying overnight at a guesthouse.

Day 03–Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m) 6 hrs
On the third morning, we resume our trek and follow the trail along the Dudh Kosi River while ascending through Himalayan Pine and Deodar Cedar forests to the ultimate destination, that of popular village of Namche Bazaar. The village of Namche has remained a historic trading point for Nepalese and Tibetan traders who exchange salt, dried meat and other consumable and textile items. Overnight stay at a guesthouse in Namche.

Day 04– Rest day in Namche for acclimatization
The fourth day of the trek will be spent in Namche itself for acclimatization purpose. As the altitude will now increase significantly, a day for acclimatization is paramount and strictly advisable for prospective trekkers. One can spend the day in Namche visiting the local Bazaar of Namche or visiting the nearby Sherpa villages. Overnight stay at a guesthouse.

Day 05– Trek to Tengbuche
After a day of acclimatization in Namche, we resume our trek and climb further uphill. The trek now gets difficult with increasing altitude and the trekkers are advised to go about the trek in a slow and mild manner. Plenty of hotels are found along the way and the tourists will have the opportunity to take a short break if they want. After almost five hours of trek we reach Tengboche. It is a village in the Khumbu region of Everest and is located at 3,867 meters. Tengboche is mostly popular for the important Buddhist monastery, Tengboche Monastery, which happens to be the largest Gompa in the entire Khumbu region. Overnight stay at a guesthouse.

Day 06: Trek to Pheriche
After spending a day in Namche, we resume our trek to Pheriche which provides the fabulous views of several monasteries along with the spectacular views of Pumori, Tobuche peak, Ama Dablam, Nuptse and many more. Pheriche is a small Sherpa village with its diverse culture adjoining to Khumbu Glacier. Overnight stay at a guest house.

Day 07: Trek to Labuche
On the ninth day of the trek, we reach further close to get that elusive glimpse of the Mount Everest as we continue uphill through the trail. Lobuche is the last settlement area before the Everest Base Camp and some old-fashioned guesthouses are available there. Many traders who come via Tibet also stay at Lobuche for the night before they resume their travel the next day. Overnight stay at a guesthouse.

Day 08: Trek to Kala Patthar (5545m) via Gorakshep
For the trek to Kala Patthar (5545m) via Gorakshep you need to move early in the morning following the rocky path to view the pond of glacier and icebergs. When you reach to Kala Patthar, the views that you are going to view are beyond your imagination. The panoramic view of the mountains that you see from this place is incredible. After that great feeling and precious moment of an hour or so, you return back to Gorakshep. Overnight stay at a guest house.

Day 09: Trek to Everest Base Camp and back to Gorakshep
On the 7th day you will be trekking to Everest Base Camp. While you trek to Everest Base Camp you have to pass throughout a trail that will weave its own path from side to side to ice pinnacles. It is necessary to remember that only during the season of spring you can get to meet some expedition team on the Everest Base Camp. From Everest Base Camp you are returning to Gorakshep. Overnight stay at a guesthouse.

Day 10: Trek to Lobuche Base Camp
To reach Lobuche Base Camp you need to walk some hours that will lead you to take a step for reaching Lobuche Base Camp. But the trail that leads toward there are a little bit rocky which moves all along the store of Lobuche Glacier. Overnight stay at a tented camp.

Day 11: Rest at Lobuche Base Camp
On the 9th day, you will be resting at the Lobuche Base Camp itself. This day can be used for acclimatization or for the preparation to get ready for the essential preparation for Summit. Overnight stay at a tented camp.

Day 12: Summit and Back to Base Camp
After you reach the summit you will be gifted with beautiful amazing view of Mount Everest along with other Himalayas. To reach the summit and return to the Base Camp it takes around 10 hours. After exploring the Lobuche Peak Summit, we then return back to the Base Camp.

Day 13: Trek from Lobuche Base Camp to Dingboche On the 11th day, you will trek to all the way downward passing Duglha. The fantastic views of Cholatse, Tawache, Ama Dablam, Pokalde, and many more pay off for your exhaustion. It will nearly take 5-6hours trekking from Base Camp to reach Dingboche. Overnight stay at a guest house.

Day 14: Trek to Tengboche
The return trek will continue on the 12th day as we move from Dingboche to Tengboche after having breakfast in the morning. Tengboche is a beautiful village in the Khumbhu region where the Sherpas reside. Overnight stay at a guest house.

Day 15: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m)
The next day, we resume our downhill trek from Tengboche to Namche Bazaar (3440m). Namche is amazingly amazed place where you can enjoy the scenic beauty of nature. On the way you can even take a break to visit the typical villages of Khumjung along with Khunde. You can even visit the monasteries which are very unique in its structure. Overnight stay at a guest house.

Day 16: Trek Lukla (2850m)
The trek continues further downhill as we reach Lukla after almost seven hours of trek. You will be staying in Lukla for the rest of the day and prepare yourself to board a flight back to Kathmandu the next day.

Day 17– Fly back to Kathmandu
On the second last day of the tour package, you will board a flight back to Kathmandu while enjoining the 30-minutes of exhilarating mountain flight. The rest of the time in Kathmandu, you will be shopping and buying souvenirs to your loved ones. Overnight stay at a hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 18– Departure to TIA, “Farewell!"
On the 18th day of the tour package, you will return to your country via the international Airport in Kathmandu.

Price: US$

All prices are in US dollars and do not include international airfare, unless otherwise noted.

Cost Included »

  • All ground transports in private vehicle including airport transfers.
  • Three nights’ accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Kathmandu.
  • Full board meals with tea/coffee (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek and climb.
  • Lobuche peak climbing permit fee.
  • twin sharing lodge to lodge accommodation during the trek and tented accommodation during the climbing.
  • trekking guide and highly experienced (2-3 times Everest Submitter ) climbing guide for Lobuche peak including their foods, accommodations, salary, insurance etc both of them speak English fluently.
  • Require porters (two clients: 1 porter) and their food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and insurance.
  • Round trip flight Kathmandu – Lukla and Lukla – Kathmandu including departure taxes.
  • Duffle bag, down jacket and sleeping bag during the trek.
  • Backpacker Treks T - shirt, trekking map and trip achievement certificate.
  • first aid medical kit.
  • Boiled water during the climb.
  • Permits including TIMS, Sagarmatha NP, Lobuche Peak climbing etc.
  • General climbing equipment such as rope, ice screw, snow bar etc.
  • All taxes and Company service charge.

Cost Excluded »

  1. Nepal entry visa fee
  2. Meals not specified in the 'Meal Inclusions' in the itinerary'
  3. Travel insurance
  4. International airfare
  5. Garbage deposit fee US$ 250.00 (Refundable)
  6. Drink including - water, coke, fanta, alcoholic beverage, snacks and other personal expenses
  7. Hot shower during the trek except Lukla, Phakding and Namche
  8. Personal trekking equipments
  9. Tips and gratuities for trekking staff and drivers

Getting to Nepal - You will land at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu when you first come to Nepal. Our travel representatives will receive you at the Airport and then transfer you to a hotel in the capital city. That will be our first task after you land in the country. The itinerary then follows in the coming days.

Visa information in Nepal - Once you arrive in Kathmandu, your first job or task will be to consult the Department of Immigration in Nepal regarding your Nepal stay. Our team members will help you in completing the necessary works regarding Visa and the procedures of extension, if needed. If you are planning for an extended stay in Nepal, say more than three months or around a year or so, then you need to extend your Visa through the Immigration Department. This won’t be of any problem as we will handle the government-related activities.

Trek permit - There are some restricted trekking destinations in Nepal which require special permission from the government of Nepal or a government agency for the foreign trekkers. They also need to pay a fixed royalty to trek some of the selected places in Nepal. Some of the restricted trekking destinations like Upper Dolpo Trek, Mustang Trek, Rara Trek, etc. require special trek permit for the foreigners. However, there won’t be any such problem as we, the company, will look after the legal formalities in securing the trek permits for the clients. It will be our responsibility to secure trek permits for you.

Altitude sickness - As most of the trekking destinations in Nepal exceed 4000 meters of altitude, high altitude sickness is one of the common problems faced by the trekkers. High altitude sickness can be very fatal and dangerous if you are not prepared for the same. Some of the trekking destinations like Upper Mustang Trek, Everest Base Camp Trek, Langtang Circuit Trek exceeds and nears around 5000 meters of altitude with chances of high altitude sickness. However, if you are aware of the problem and if you take special measure, then altitude sickness can be avoided and will not be much of a problem. As we have experienced trekking guides and a team of experienced hand, altitude sickness will not be a problem and even if it occurs, it will be handled well by our team members.

Medical Kit - Whenever we embark on a tour package or itinerary, we are fully prepared of the possible consequences or the untoward incidents, and hence our team carries a separate medical kit. Medical kit is of immense help and importance during long tours and trek as you never know what will happen next, even regarding the health of the trekkers. Availability of medical kit is very paramount as it will help to provide immediate medical attention to the needy person. Problems of high altitude sickness, shortness of breathing, dizziness, etc. are the ones frequently encountered during the trek. Presence of medical kit helps to resolve any of such problems and provides immediate relief and medical attention to the person who is in need for the same.

Equipment - Some special trekking equipments are necessary for expedition and some other treks. Such special equipments will have to be brought or arranged by you. As such equipments are quite expensive; it is not possible for us to arrange such materials. However, general trekking and minor accessory requirements will be provided by the company. You only need to bring with you some of the special trekking equipment necessary for trek and expedition. Also, if you do not have such equipments then we can provide you with such equipments, but you need to pay for it.

Note: If you have any queries regarding the itineraries/ information, please let us know by phone or via e-mail.