Lobuche West peak Climbing

Facts of the Trip

Duration: 17 Days

Highest access: 6135m

Group Size: Min 2 to Max 14

Location: Khumbu Himal

Grade: Strenuous/Adventure

Best season: Sep-Dec/March-May

Culture: Cultural program with Special Dinner

Transportation: Flight/Private vehicle

Accommodation: Hotel /Camping/ Tea House

Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner + Tea or Coffee

  • Lobuhe west peak climbing
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Lobuche west peak (6,135m) climbing is one of the most popular trekking peaks of Nepal, which is considered as remarkable summit that provides us several routes to ascend the Lobuche West peak. However its normal route to summit the Lobuche West along the South Ridge. The dark triangle of its rocky east face rises over the moraines of the Khumbu glacier to a splendid skyline forming the South ridge.  

The Lobuche West peak is situated in the Khumbu Himal range of the Everest region. The summit of Lobuche West peak is considered as most challenging and technical as the Lobuche East peak. It is also taller than its eastern part, with an altitude of 6,135m. There was only Lobuche East Peak climbing was allowed among the trekkers because Western peak required expedition permit.  However, Lobuche West peak was recently opened by the Nepal Mountaineering Association among all those amateurs of trekkers or climbers who is seeking for adventurous and most challenging trails towards Nepal.

 The Lobuche West peak is known as an expedition peak and Lobuche East peak is recognized as Trekking peak climbing in Nepal. We will head along the Everest Base Camp trekking trail up to Pheriche, then trek continues towards Dughla, Kusum Kangru Base Camp with an altitude of 4,950m. Base camp will be set up near to a lake in rocky hollow at the base of the glaciated South-west face. Where you can observe majestic Himalayan views of Amadablam, Thamserku, Cholaste, Kantega peak and Tawache peak etc. we climb along the steep stone terraces and snow slopes just below the main glaciers on the south-west face of overlooking Lobuche and Khumbu glacier where we fix the high camp.

Day 01Arrival at Katmandu International Airport (TIA) Welcome program by Himalayan Magic Treks member and direct transfer to Hotel on Bed & Breakfast Plan.
Day 02Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla  35 minuet 2,828m,trek to Phakding 3 hours (2,610 m) overnight at Lodge.
Day 03Trek to Namche Bazar (3,440m) 5/ 6 hours overnight at Lodge.
Day 04Acclimatization day at Namche Bazar overnight at Lodge.
Day 05Namche trek to Phortse village(3890m)walk 5/6 hours, overnight at Lodge.
Day 06Phortse village trek to Dingboche (4,320m) walk 5/6 hours, overnight at Lodge.
Day 07Dingboche trek to Lobuche (4,910m) walk 5/6 hours overnight at Lodge.
Day 08Lobuche to Gorakshep (5,180m) walk approximately 2/3 hours .Lunch at Gorakshep and continue trek Everest base camp and overnight at Gorakshep.
Day 09Early in the morning hike up to kalappattar (5,545m), back to Gorakshep, breakfast at Gorakshep, continue trek to Lobuche (4,910m) overnight at Lobuche.
Day 10Lobuche trek to Lobuche west peak base camp and HMT climbing guide will teach you how to ascend, how to blay/fixed the rope, how to descend etc. 7-8 hours, overnight at Base camp.
Day 11Early in the Morning HMT climbing guide will take for summit the Lobuche west peak(6,135m)and back to Lobuche west peak base camp7/8 hours.
Day 12Lobuche west peak base camp trek to Lobuche (4,910m) walk 5-6 hours
Day 13Lobuche trek to Tyangboche (3,890m) walk 5/6 hours
Day 14Tyangboche trek to Namche Bazar walk 5/6 hours
Day 15Namche Bazaar trek to Lukla walk  6/7 hours
Day 16Fly back to Kathmandu 1,400m, direct transfer to hotel. Free day in Kathmandu, evening together farewell dinner with typical Nepali Culture.
Day 17Departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination.

The Trip cost will be vary depending on the Group Size duration of days and Services required please contact us via our email info@himalayanmagictreks.com with your Details to obtain a Quote

 Cost includes:

  • 4 times Airport picks up & drops
  • 3 Night's Hotel in Kathmandu on Bed Breakfast
  • City Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu with cultural guide
  • Lobuche West Peak Climbing permit
  • National Park entry Permit
  • All land transportation
  • Flight's fare Kathmandu / Lukla Kathmandu including Climbing Guide
  • Accommodation in Lodge and tented camps as per the itinerary
  • Three meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the Trekking
  • An English speaking climbing guide, cook, Sherpa’s (assistance guide) staff and porters services
  • Transportation, meals, accommodation, allowance, equipment and insurance for all the staff including climbing guide
  • Camping equipment (tent, mattress, dining tent, kitchen tent, toilet tent, all kitchen gear/utensils if necessary
  • Fixed rope for climbing
  • Garages deposit fees ( $500)
  • All the official paper work and all applicable government taxes
  • Duffle Bags refundable to protect your Luggage
  • Company T-shirt as a Souvenir
  • Tour certificate
  • Farewell dinner with typical Nepali culture

Cost excludes:

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Client’s insurance
  • Expenses other than mentioned in inclusion section above
  • Trekking equipment any type of personal expenses such as Alcoholic Beverage drinks, phone and Laundry
  • Emergency Rescue and Travel Insurance, Trip Cancellation cost accident or Health, Loss Thief or Damage and personal effects
  • Tips
S/No Particular Qty

(1) Summit shoe 1
(2) Walking shoe 1
(3) Crampon 1
(4) Summit Glove (Mitten) 1
(5) Normal gloves 2
(6) Summit Snow goggles 1
(7) Glacier glasses 1
(8) Ice axe 1
(9) Harness 1
(10) jumer 1
(11) Carabiners (normal) 3
(12) Sleeping bag (-30C) 1
(13) Down filled Mattress 1
(14) Summit socks 2
(15) Normal socks 3
(16) Climbing bag (40 ltr) 1
(17) Helmet 1
(18) Down jacket 1
(19) Down trouser 1
(20) 8 finger / descender 1
(21) Headlamp (Icon or Spot) 1
(22) Gore-tex jacket 1
(23) Gore-tex trouser 1
(24) Fleece jacket 1
(25) Fleece trouser 1
 (26) Screw Gate Carabiner 1
(27) Balaclava (windstopper) 1
(28) Thermos bottle 1
(29) Base layer (woolen) 2 (set)
(32) Water bottle normal 1