LOBUCHE PEAK (6119M) + EBC TREK

16 Days
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  • Max. Elevation:
    6119m / 20,070 ft
  • Walking Per Day:
    5 - 6 Hours
  • Accommodation:
    Hotel + Lodge + Tent
  • Best Season:
    Spring/Autumn
  • Group Size:
    2 - 10 PAX

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Trip Overview

Country: Nepal Peak Name: Lobuche Peak
Duration: 16 Days Route: Normal Route
Co-ordinates: 27°57′34.2″N 86°47′23.8″E
Weather Reports: Report Range: Khumbu Himal

The Lobuche peak consists of two different summits, East and West with heights of 6,119 m and 6,145 m respectively. A continuous ridge connects them but there is still a sharp gap and a considerable distance between them. The East Peak is recognized as a trekking peak, whereas the West is known as an Expedition Peak. Lobuche being an attractive mountain offers various existing routes and also a potential for new ones. The dark triangle of its rocky East face rises over the moraines of the Khumbu Glacier to a spectacular skyline, forming the south ridge.

Everest Base Camp (EBC) Trek is an adventure of a lifetime; it’s more than just a trek, it is the journey above the clouds. The EBC lies in the core of Khumbu Valley. Khumbu Valley itself is a great tourist destination for tourists around the globe. EBC is the stunning terminus for those who wish to see the spectacular view of the entire Mount Everest just so near to them. Mount Everest, the highest peak in the world with an elevation of 8,848m.  

Itinerary

  • 1
    Arrival in Kathmandu(1400m) & Transfer to the Hotel
    B/D
    Hotel

  • 2
    Fly from Kathmandu – to Lukla, and trek to Phakding (2,800m)
    B/L/D
    Lodge

  • 3
    Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazzar (3,440m)
    B/L/D
    Lodge

  • 4
    Acclimatization at Namche Bazzar: (Rest Day)
    B/L/D
    Lodge

  • 5
    Trek from Namche Bazzar to Dibuche (3,870m)
    B/L/D
    Lodge

  • 6
    Trek from Dibuche to Dingboche (4,243m)
    B/L/D
    Lodge

  • 7
    Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche (4,940m)
    B/L/D
    Lodge

  • 8
    Trek from Lobuche to Everest Basecamp and back to Gorakhsherp (5,170m)
    B/L/D
    Lodge

  • 9
    Trek from Gorakhsherp to Kalapatthar 5,545m (Sunrise view) and back to Lobuche
    B/L/D
    Lodge

  • 10
    Trek from Lobuche to Lobuche High Camp (5,400m)
    B/L/D
    Tent

  • 11
    High Camp to Lobuche Peak Summit (6,119m) and Back to the Lobuche
    B/L/D
    Lodge

  • 12
    Trek from Lobuche to Namche Bazaar
    B/L/D
    Lodge

  • 13
    Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla
    B/L/D
    Lodge

  • 14
    Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu & Transfer to the Hotel
    Breakfast
    Hotel

  • 15
    Sightseeing around Kathmandu Valley
    Breakfast
    Hotel

  • 16
    Transfer to the Tribhuvan International Airport for final Departure
    Breakfast

Route Map

Cost Includes

  • AIRPORT PICK-UP & DROP : Airport - Hotel transfers – Airport (Pick Up and Drop).
  • ACCOMMODATION IN KATHMANDU : 3 nights hotel (3 Star Category) in Kathmandu on a bed & breakfast Basis- Sharing Twin Bed Room.
  • WELCOME DINNER : One Welcome Dinner in Kathmandu with Office’s Staff.
  • PERMITS : All necessary paper works: Lobuche Peak climbing Permit from NMA, Sagarmatha National Park entry permit, TIMS CARD & Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality entry fee.
  • GARBAGE DEPOSIT : Garbage Deposit fees.
  • INSURANCE : Insurance for all involved Nepalese staff during the trek.
  • MAP : Everest Region Trekking map.
  • MEMBER TRANSPORTATION : Air Transportation: (Domestic Flight) Fly from Kathmandu – to Lukla and while returning Lukla – to Kathmandu, with a Guide as per itinerary.
  • CLIMBING STUFF TRANSPORTATION : Necessary all equipment Transportation for all Members and Guide from Kathmandu to Lukla (by air cargo) and during the trek by Porters
  • MEMBER LUGGAGE : Up to 25 Kg per member for personal baggage during the trek carrying by porters.
  • FOODS & LODGING : 3 meals a day (BLD; including tea and coffee) along with accessible accommodation at Hotel/Lodge during the trek.
  • DRINKS : 2 liters of boiled water to carry on thermos per day per member.
  • PORTER : Porters (1 trekker: 1 porter) during the trek.
  • CLIMBING SHERPA : Veteran and Government Licensed Climbing Guide.
  • CLIMBING SHERPA SALARY & ALLOWANCE : Climbing Sherpa Salary, Equipment, Food, and Clothing.
  • STAFF SALARY & ALLOWANCE : All Nepalese staff & porter’s daily wages, salary, equipment, food & clothing.
  • OXYGEN BOTTLE (O2) : Oxygen bottles will be in stock at base camp in case of an emergency (with appropriate charge).
  • HIGH CAMP SERVICE : Necessary cooking gas, cooking pot for members, high altitude tent (sharing basis), high food for a member, Sherpa, and climbing crews. Group climbing gears, and fixed and dynamic rope during the climbing period as required.
  • LIGHT : Necessary light at all tents. * if required.
  • GUIDE : Local government-licensed Guide (English speaking) during the trek and sight-seeing in Kathmandu valley.
  • VALLEYSIGHTSEEING : Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley [Swoyambu (Monkey temple) and Kathmandu Durbar Square] by a professional guide.
  • MEDICAL KIT : Comprehensive Medical kit.
  • SUMMIT CERTIFICATE : Lobuche Peak climbing certificate issued by Nepal Mountaineering Association (after climbing the Lobuche Peak successfully).

Cost Excludes

  • INTERNATIONAL AIRFARE : International flight airfare (from and to Kathmandu).
  • NEPAL VISA FEES : Nepali Visa fee is $60 USD per person for 30 days and to be applied for 60 days is $120 USD.
  • LUNCH & DINNER : Lunch & dinner during the stay in Kathmandu (also in case of early return from Trekking / Expedition than the scheduled itinerary).
  • EXTRA NIGHTS IN KATHMANDU : Extra nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu. In case of early arrival or late departure, early return from Trekking / Expedition (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary.
  • INSURANCE : Travel and high altitude insurance, accident, helicopter medical & emergency evacuation. *Mandatory
  • RESCUE EVACUATION : Medical and emergency rescue evacuation costs if required. (Rescue, Repatriation, Helicopter, Medication, Medical Tests, and Hospitalization costs.)
  • PERSONAL EXPENSES : Telephone, Internet, Toiletries, battery recharge, hot shower, laundry, any Alcoholic beverages (during the trek and in Kathmandu but we will serve soft drinks for members in base camp).
  • PERSONAL EQUIPMENT : Clothing, Packing Items or Bags, Personal Medical Kit, Personal Trekking /Climbing Gears.
  • TOILETRIES : Soaps, shampoos, toilet and tissue papers, toothpaste, and other items used to keep yourself clean.
  • FILMING : Special Filming, Camera, and Drone permit fee.
  • INTERNET SERVICE : Not included during the trek.
  • EXTRA PORTER : $25 USD for an extra porter per day (If an extra porter is demanded).
  • SUMMIT BONUS : Summit bonus for climbing Sherpa.
  • TIPS : Tips for Basecamp and other staff.
  • EXTRA : Any other services or activities, which are not mentioned in the itinerary. Any other item not listed in the “Cost Includes” section.

Fixed Dates

Start Date End Date Group Size Status Action
2022-10-01 2022-10-16 (15 DAYS) 15 PAX Open Inquire Now Book Now
2022-10-07 2022-10-22 (15 DAYS) 15 PAX Open Inquire Now Book Now
2022-10-14 2022-10-29 (15 DAYS) 15 PAX Open Inquire Now Book Now
2022-11-01 2022-11-16 (15 DAYS) 15 PAX Open Inquire Now Book Now
2022-11-07 2022-11-22 (15 DAYS) 15 PAX Open Inquire Now Book Now
2022-11-14 2022-11-29 (15 DAYS) 15 PAX Open Inquire Now Book Now

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    Grading

    Below the different grades shown in the chart are explained in more detail.

    For Expeditions

    1. Easy (E): Climb requires one-day climbs, or a multiday climbs with non-technical elements.
    2. Moderate (M): Either a serious one-day climbs, or a multiday climbs with some technical elements. Requires an average level of physical fitness.
    3. Difficult (D): Multiday climbs with some moderately technical elements. Requires an above average fitness level and high level of stamina.
    4. Hard Difficult (HD): Multiday, Highly technical climb. Requires high level of physical fitness and stamina.
    5. Very Difficult (VD): Multiday, Extremely technical climb. Requires very high level of Physical fitness and stamina.

    Grading

    Below the different grades shown in the chart are explained in more detail.

    For Trekking

    1. Light: Light walking and generally level hiking that is good for most fitness levels. During these trips, hill-walking experience is desirable.
    2. Moderate: Trek has various types of moderate to difficult terrain, including rough trails and normally 3 to 5 hours a day. Requires an average to above average fitness level.
    3. Moderate+: High altitude treks above 3000 meters or in fairly difficult terrain- normally 4 to 6 hours a day. Requires an above average fitness level and high level of stamina.
    4. Extreme: These high altitude treks or passes are known to be the most strenuous and has difficult terrain and conditions. These treks may require a degree of mountaineering skills and you capability of carrying on normally at an altitude of 4000-5600 meters. Daily walking is 5-8 hours approx.