About Everest Base Camp with Lobuche Peak Climbing

The Everest Base Camp with Lobuche East Peak Climbing is a special adventure that combines two journeys into one. You get to visit two amazing places, Everest Base Camp and climb Lobuche East Peak, while saving time and making your trip more efficient. It's an unforgettable journey of a lifetime!

Lobuche East Peak is a prestigious summit in the Everest Khumbu Himalayan Range, towering at an altitude of 6119 meters. The ascent to this peak can be attempted through various paths, however, we follow the route to Everest Base Camp and Kalapatthar before eventually ascending to Lobuche East Peak. The trail to the summit is studded with many alluring attractions such as Namche Bazar, Tengboche monastery, Pangboche, Dingboche, and Kalapatthar, among others. While the climb is comparatively easier than some of the other mountain expeditions, the technical difficulty of Lobuche peak climbing demands some ice-climbing skills to negotiate steep, vertical, and snowy sections.

Embarking on the Everest Base Camp with Lobuche East Peak climbing expedition is a demanding feat, requiring physical fitness and endurance to withstand the harsh climate and thin air. As the climb is technically challenging, with steep and rocky terrain, a requisite proficiency in handling ice, axe, and ropes is essential for a successful ascent. The magnificent views of towering peaks such as Mt. Pumori, Mt. Tawache, Mt. Everest, Khumbu Himal, Khumbu icefall, and others serve as a fitting reward for the strenuous efforts exerted by the climbers.

The best time to embark on the Everest Base Camp and Climb Lobuche East Peak

During the pre-monsoon season (March to May) and the post-monsoon season (September to November), the weather is generally dry and stable, offering excellent trekking and climbing conditions. In the pre-monsoon season, the days are warm and sunny, with mild temperatures at night, making it an ideal time for trekking. The skies are clear, offering stunning views of the mountains. However, this season can be relatively crowded as it coincides with the peak trekking season in Nepal.

In the post-monsoon season, the weather is cooler, and the skies are generally clearer, offering excellent visibility of the mountains. The crowds are also thinner, making it a less crowded time to embark on the trek. It's important to note that the weather in the Himalayas can be unpredictable, and sudden changes in weather can occur at any time of the year. Therefore, it's crucial to be prepared for all weather conditions, regardless of the season.

Outline Itinerary

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  • Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport Kathmandu
  • Day 02: Preparation for trek and climbing
  • Day 03: Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2652m/8699ft) Duration: 3 hours
  • Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m/11283ft) Duration: 6 hours
  • Day 05: Acclimatization Day - Namche Bazar and Everest View Hotel
  • Day 06: Trek to Tengboche (3860m/12660ft) Duration: 5 hours
  • Day 07: Trek to Dingboche (4410m/14464ft) Duration: 5 hours
  • Day 08: Rest day in Dingboche
  • Day 09: Trek to Lobuche (4910m/16105ft) Duration: 5 hours
  • Day 10: Trek to Everest Base Camp (5364m/17594ft) & back to Gorekshep (5181m/16994ft) Duration: 8 hours
  • Day 11: Hiking to Kalapattar (5545m/18218ft) - Gorekshep - Lobuche peak base camp (4910m/16105) Duration: 6 hours
  • Day 12: Summit to Lobuche east peak (6119m/20070ft) then back to Pheriche (4210m/13008ft) Duration: 10-12 hrs
  • Day 13: Spare Day in case of bad weather in mountain
  • Day 14: Trek to Namche (3440m/11283ft) Duration: 7 hours
  • Day 15: Trek to Lukla (2800m/9184ft) Duration: 7 hours
  • Day 16: Fly back to Kathmandu
  • Day 17: Free day around kathmandu
  • Day 18: Final departure
  • All ground transports in private vehicle including airport pick up and drop off
  • Accommodation in kathmandu with breakfast for 3 nights 
  • All meals during the trekking and climbing on full board (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) with tea/ coffee and fruits 
  • Accommodation during the trek on twin sharing and tented accommodation during the climbing
  • English speaking trekking guide and highly experienced  Everest Submitter climbing guide.
  • Porters (1 porter between two trekkers ) and their food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and insurance
  • Flight ticket to and from Lukla including departure taxes
  • Duffle bag and sleeping bag during the trek.
  • Trekking Plus T-shirt and trekking maps and first aid medical kit
  • Boiled water will be provided during the climb
  • All require permits including TIMS, Sagarmatha National park fees  and Lobuche climbing permit.
  • General climbing equipment such as rope, ice screw, snow bar etc.
  • All taxes and Trekking Plus service charge
  • Your personal expenses.
  • Personal trekking equipment
  • International airfare and Nepal entry visa 
  • Lunch and dinner while you are in Kathmandu.
  • Travel and rescue insurance (mendotary).
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic hot and cold drinks & all desserts sweet things.
  • Hot shower and battery charging during the trekking in mountain.
  • Tips for the guide, porter, and driver
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned in cost including section.

Useful Information

Important to note, please visit our Equipments check list. Altitude Mountain Sickness section for additional details of what you need to bring on trek as well as prevent about AMS. Trekking Plus top priority is the safety and security of our customers and staff during all of our trips.

Our top priority is the safety and security of our customers and staff during all of our trips. Trekking Plus field crews normal first aid kits on all of our tours, which is readily available for both customers and staff but we will recommend you to bring first aid kits yourself from your country because Nepalese medicine some time it does not work properly. We are constantly in communication with our field office and monitor all aspects of government and weather issues that might affect your trip. Also, we are always available 24 hours emergency contact.

Drinking water

We will get mineral and boiled water along the trekking routes which is also an additional cost. We discourage not to buy Mineral bottle water but use boiled water from the local lodges and put water purify tablets. Plastic bottles are difficult to dispose off and have become an environmental problem in mountains.

What to take

Trekking Plus would suggest you to pack as lightly as possible when you are on mountain. We provide one porter between two trekkers to carry your trekking gears. You will be carried your valuable things in a day pack by your own and your other bags will be carried by the porter in a duffel bag which we provided.  Porter carries about 25 KG from 2 trekkers. You can store you’re your luggage which you are not going to use it on trek can leave in Kathmandu Hotel which is free of cost. Please visit our FAQS for more details. Trekking Plus offers you a Trekking maps as a complementary and Company T-shirt.

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