• Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Very Strenuous
  • Trip Style: Sight seeing, Trekking & Climbing
  • Transport: Private Tourist Vehicle and Aeroplane
  • Food: Breakfast, Lunch Dinner on Trek & Breakfast in Cities
  • Group Size: 1-14

Highlights:

  • You have scenic mountain flight to and from Lukla.
  • You visit Namche Bazaar and Tengboche Monastery.
  • You have unforgettable views of high mountains and Khumbu Ice fall.
  • You view of the Everest and other mountains from the Kalapattar.
  • You visit Everest Base Camp and the Glacier.
  • You summit Lobuche East peak of 6119 meter.
  • You have great views from the summit of Lobuche peak.
  • You have sightseeing tours of historical UNESCO World Heritage sites in Kathmandu.

About Lobuche Peak Climbing

Lobuche Peak Climbing with Everest Base Camp Trek is one of the most adventurous treks in the Khumbu region that traverses authentic mountain villages and verdant forests.

Lobuche Peak Climbing is designed to take you to the top of Lobuche Peak from where you get to see breath-taking views of the Himalayas. The Lobuche Peak Climbing package is designed including Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar to let your body acclimatize before heading towards the summit of the peak.

This is a perfect journey for adventure lovers and trekkers who are climbing peaks for the first time. Standing 6,119 meters above the sea level, Lobuche Peak has two ridges Lobuche East (6,119 m) and Lobuche West (6,114 m).

The trail passes through many beautiful villages where you experience Sherpa culture and their lifestyle. Every day bring something new to you that keep motivating you to move forward. The experience you get during Lobuche Peak Climbing surely change your life.

You are working in a team as a team player on Lobuche peak adventure, as the facilities in this remote area are limited, you also learn to survive in the limited services. Overall, Lobuche Peak Climbing is a lifetime experience that benefit you with numerous things.

To make the climbing successful, we have added adequate rest days in our Lobuche Peak Climbing itinerary. Altitude sickness is a major issue that you have to face during any high altitude journey. Our professional guide keep track of your health as you further towards the summit. You will be supported by an experienced and strong team while climbing with us. Check our departure dates for Lobuche Peak Climbing or contact us to create your custom trip. We would love to serve you.

Itinerary

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Day 1: Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to hotel

Arrive at the Tribhuvan International Airport, where one of our team members welcome you and take you to the hotel. The rest of the day is free for you.

  • Food:Breakfast
  • Accomodation:Hotel
  • Place:Kathmandu

Today, you go on a guided sightseeing tour. During the tour, you visit monuments like Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, monkey temple, and Kathmandu Durbar Square. Later, in the afternoon, you can shop the trekking gear etc if you need.

  • Food:Breakfast
  • Accomodation:Hotel
  • Place:Kathmandu

After a quick breakfast, you fly to Lukla. This flight is going to be the most thrilling and memorable flight of your life. On landing at Lukla, you meet with the porters and begin trekking towards Phakding. From Lukla, the trail ascends through dense forests along Dudh Koshi River to Phakding.

  • Walking Hours:4
  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Phakding

Today is going to be a difficult trekking day. The trail includes many ascends and descends on a steep trail. From Phakding, you trek and reach Monjo. From here onwards Sagarmatha National Park begins. Trekking through the park, you slowly ascend to Namche Bazar.

  • Walking Hours:7
  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Namche Bazaar

This is a rest at Namche Bazar. You spend the day exploring around. You can go on a short hike to Everest View Hotel or Khumjung village. Both places are good for observing excellent views of snow-capped mountains. Trek back to Namche Bazar, and can visit Everest Photo Gallery or Sherpa Culture Museum.

  • Walking Hours:5
  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Namche Bazaar

Trekking on a ridge, you get to see tempting views of several mountains. You reach Phunki Tenga and ascend through beautiful forests of rhododendron to reach Tengboche. Here you visit the oldest and the biggest monastery of the Khumbu region, Tengboche monastery.

  • Walking Hours:5
  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Tyangboche

After having breakfast begin trekking descending through lovely forests of rhododendron. The trail takes you to Imja Khola and crosses a suspension bridge. From here, you walk passing by a long mani wall and reach Pangboche. Further, you trek through summer pastures and reach Dingboche.

  • Walking Hours:6
  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Dingbuche

This is another rest day at Dingboche. Dingboche is also known as the Summer Valley of Khumbu region. From here, you can see breath-taking views of snow-capped like Ama Dablam along with ridges of Lhotse and Nuptse. Explore the village and go on a short hike to nearby places.

  • Walking Hours:5
  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Dingbuche

You continue trekking and come across a stupa. From here, you can see stunning views of Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Tawache, Ama Dablam, and others. You trek and pass by Dugla and cross a small wooden bridge. The trail steeply ascends to Lobuche.

  • Walking Hours:7
  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Lobuche

Today, you begin trekking early in the morning. The trail is tougher than other days. You have to ascend through a rocky moraine and glacier path.

The trail will lead you to Gorak Shep, and further moves to Everest Base Camp. After spending some time at the EBC, you trek back to Gorak Shep for a night stay.

  • Walking Hours:8
  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Gorekshep

Early in the morning, you ascend to Kala Patthar, which is a very famous vantage point in the Everest region. From here, you can see glorious sunrise and 360-degree views of the Himalayan Mountains. Spend some time at the viewpoint and descend to Gorekshep and trek back to Lobuche for night stay.

  • Walking Hours:7
  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Lobuche

Today, the trail moves towards the High Camp via Lobuche Base Camp. The trail to the base camps is steep and rocky. From here, you move to the Lobuche Glacier enjoying great views of Cholatse, Pokalde, Thamserku, Ama Dablam, and Kantega.

Further, trekking on a rocky moraine, you reach High Camp. Your guide give pre-climbing training here. He teach you the proper uses of gears like ice-ax, crampons, climbing boots, ascender, harness, etc.

  • Walking Hours:7
  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Tented camp
  • Place:High camp

You begin ascending towards the summit around 12 to 1 AM in the midnight to reach the summit before the afternoon. You must reach the summit before noon because in the afternoon the strong winds in the highlands become a barrier for a successful summit.

The guide fix the rope wherever it is needed and help you reach the summit. From the top, you get to see a surreal landscape view. After spending some time at the top, you gradually descend to the High Camp for a night stay.

  • Walking Hours:9
  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Tented camp
  • Place:High camp

It is an extra day set aside to manage any uncertain things like flight delays or bad weather for climbing. Keeping an extra day ensure that even if you were to face a day's set back, the trip continue thus guaranteeing a successful climb.

  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Lobuche

After having breakfast, you gradually ascend to Pangboche. Following the same trail up to Pheriche, you turn to Pangboche through lush forests of rhododendron and juniper.

  • Walking Hours:7
  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Pangbuche

After having breakfast at lodge at Pangboche, you start your trek returning the same trail to Namche. The trail from Tengboche is mostly downhill to the Phunki Tenga and with some steps to the Sanasa and almost plat to Namche Bazaar.

  • Walking Hours:7
  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Namche Bazaar

After a quick breakfast, descend through Sagarmatha National Park and reach Phakding. From here, the trail ascends to Lukla along the Dudh Koshi River.

  • Walking Hours:7
  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Lukla

Today, you take an early morning flight back to Kathmandu. The flight is short and scenic. Upon reaching Kathmandu, you move to the hotel Rest of the day is free for you to explore around and relax.

  • Food:Breakfast
  • Accomodation:Hotel
  • Place:Kathmandu

It is a leisure day for you. You are free to do anything. If you want to go on a guided sightseeing tour let us know, we arrange for you. Stroll on the vibrant streets of Thamel and shop.

  • Food:Breakfast
  • Accomodation:Hotel
  • Place:Kathmandu
With loads of memories, you fly back to your home today. Our airport representative will transfer you to Tribhuvan International Airport.


If you want to take other tours in Nepal such as Chitwan Jungle Safari, Bardia Jungle Safari,Pokhara Tour or Lumbini tour then you can start from today and do let us know if you want to take any tour as we also arrange those tours.

  • Food:Breakfast

What's Included

  • Airport transfers.
  • 4 night hotel in Kathmandu including breakfast.
  • A day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
  • Meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner) on trek/climb.
  • Accommodations in lodges/tented camp on trek/climb.
  • A guide & porter (1 porter for each 2 trekkers and a porter carry about 20-22 KG from 2 of you).
  • Climbing guide for the climbing part.
  • Paper works, National park entry permits, climbing permits & TIMS permit.
  • Flight fare (Kathmandu - Lukla - Kathmandu) with domestic airport tax.
  • Collective climbing equipment.
  • Arrangement of emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your travel insurance company.
  • Sleeping bag, down jackets and duffel bag – if Necessary (return after the trek).
  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu).
  • Your Travel insurance (compulsory).
  • Meals (lunch & dinner in Kathmandu).
  • Your personal expenses, drink water, hot and cold drinks & bar bills.
  • Laundry, telephone, hot shower & internet charge.
  • Personnel climbing equipment.
  • Entrances Fees while visiting Kathmandu on second day.
  • Tips for the guide and porters.
  • Anything not mentioned in included section.

Price & Dates

Price Menu
No. of peoplePrice P.P
1 - 1 US$ 2700
2 - 6 US$ 2400
7 - 12 US$ 2000
Departure Note:
  • We don't have fixed departure dates for Lobuche Peak, please contact us with your date and number for the further process to book this trek as this is available on any date of the year.

Useful Information

Things you should know before going on Lobuche Peak Climbing

Lobuche Peak Climbing itinerary

From Kathmandu, you fly to Lukla, the starting point of the Lobuche Peak Climbing. From here, you pass by Sagarmatha National Park and ascend to Namche Bazar. Spending a couple of nights here, you trek through Tengboche, Dingboche, Lobuche, and reach Everest Base Camp. The trail further takes you to the top of Kala Patthar Viewpoint and descend to Lobuche. You then gradually ascend to Lobuche Peak Base Camp and move towards the summit of the Peak.

Lobuche Peak Climbing map

Our Lobuche Peak climbing map is made following the Lobuche Peak Climbing itinerary. On the map, you can see all the villages where you are going to stop for the night along with all the major highlights. This map is created to help you understand the route.

Lobuche Peak Climbing difficulty

Lobuche Peak climbing is a strenuous journey. You need to be in good shape and health to climb this peak. The trail is demanding and involves technical climbing, therefore a good knowledge of climbing and previous alpine climbing experience is needed to go on Lobuche Peak climbing. You have to walk 6 to 7 hours a day on difficult terrain. Strong determination along with stamina is also required.

Best time to go on Lobuche Peak Climbing

The best time to climb Lobuche Peak is from March to May or October to November. These are the most preferred times of the year to go on Lobuche Peak Climbing because of the stable weather. Moreover, the climate also remains moderate and pleasant. You can see many other fellow trekkers and climbers along the way. Other months are not an ideal time to go on this journey.

Food & Accommodation during Lobuche Peak Climbing

Lodge and camp are the accommodations during Lobuche Peak Climbing. The lodges are available in the villages. In the lodge, you get basic facilities.

The rooms usually come on a twin-sharing basis, which also reduces the cost. If you are looking for a single room, then it can get expensive. Likewise, the washroom is mainly common. From Lobuche Base Camp, you use camps to spend the nights. We carry all the tents with us. Every member of the team gets a single branded sleeping tent with shared dining and toilet tent.

We offer three meals a day during the journey. In the village, the meals will be offered as per the menu of the lodge. You can find various dishes on the menu. As the elevation increases, the choice will get limited. While camping, our crew members cooks the meals. Drinking water is available almost everywhere. Carry a reusable water bottle along with water purification tablets for extra safety.

Things you will get to see & experience during the Lobuche Peak Climbing

A thrilling flight from Kathmandu to Lukla

Kathmandu Lukla flight is considered a nerve-racking 35 minutes during which you get to see stunning views of the Himalayas along with thrilling flight experience. Lukla is the starting point of Lobuche Peak Climbing.

Walk by Sagarmatha National Park to reach Namche Bazar

Before reaching Namche Bazar, you pass Sagarmatha National Park. This park is also listed in the UNESCO World Natural Site. The park is home to hundreds of species of flora and fauna. Monjo is the entrance of the park. The trail is steep and ascends all the way to Namche Bazar.

The famous Namche Bazar

Namche Bazar is like a tourist hub of the Khumbu region. It is the most developed village with facilities like wifi, good communication, electricity, cafes, library, museum, etc. Here, you spend a couple of nights and go on a short hike to places like Syangboche Airstrip and Everest View Hotel for acclimatization and to witness wonderful views of the Himalayan Mountains.

Experience rich culture and tradition of Sherpa

Throughout the trail, you get to see the lifestyle of Sherpas and people from other communities. The culture and tradition of the locals are also one of the major highlights of the journey that cannot be seen anywhere else.

Khumbu region is very rich in cultural heritages and still practices centuries-old customs. While trekking, you come across ancient monasteries, stupas, chortens, and prayer wheels as well.

Visit ancient Tengboche monastery

Situated in the Tengboche village, the Tengboche monastery was made in 1961. From then, this monastery has become a significant religious site for the locals. This monastery also used to be a house for several hundred monks. It is the biggest and the oldest monastery in the region. From the back of the monastery, you can see a splendid view of the snow-capped peaks.

Explore Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar

Yes, you climb up to the Everest Base Camp. This place is the base of Mt. Everest. From here, you can see wonderful views of the Himalayas. Likewise, you also ascend to Kala Patthar, a very famous viewpoint. From Kala Patthar, you can see the gorgeous sunrise and 360-degree views of the Everest & surrounding mountains.

Scale Lobuche Peak

Climbing Lobuche Peak is adventurous and challenging. Before reaching the top of the peak, you set a few different camps and gradually move towards the summit. Our Sherpa guides help you in fixing rope and during technical sections. They also teach you basic climbing skills and proper uses of gears if necessary. We make sure, you not only reach the top of the peak safely but also return safely.

Get to see panoramic views of Himalayan Mountains and stunning glaciers

Lobuche Peak Climbing offers exceptional views of various Himalayan mountains like Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Lobuche, Mt. Kantega, Mt. Ama Dablam, Island Peak, Mt. Thamserku, etc. Likewise, you also get to see stunning views of glaciers, glacial streams, ice-wall, and moraines.