Lobuche peak climbing
Lobuche peak climbing is one of the toughest trekking peak of Nepal. The Lobuche Mountains consists of two distinct summits, one through the east and another to the west consisting the height of 6119m and 6145m respectively. The east peak is acknowledged as trekking peak whereas the west is considered as expedition peak. Besides it toughness, it is one of the beautiful and eye-catching trekking route of Nepal. This peak is considered as difficult to climb but annually many mountaineers used to climb Lobuche. While making our trek to Lobuche peak, we can view a magnificent view of Amadablam, Cholaste, Thamserku, Kantega peak and Tawache peak. We have to fix several ropes while climbing to the summit of Lobuche peak.
Our trek starts from Lukla following the Dudh Koshi River through Namche bazaar, Tengboche, Dingboche and Lobuche. .Lobuche leads us towards Gorakshep, Kala Patthar (5400m) and onto the fascinating location ahead on the way. We can see brilliant scene of White Mountains combined with green forest throughout the way .This region is beautiful not only with the view of natural beauty but equally with cultural beauty. Mainly, the people of Sherpa community used to live here. That’s why; we can see many beautiful monasteries and paintings all over the way with the presence of their player flags hanging on the side of the way.
Day01: Arrive at Tribhuvan international airport
When you arrive at TIA, a representative from the trekking agency will be there to welcome. After receiving the heartwarming welcome from the representative, we can proceed towards the Hotel. The night we will spend at the hotel discussing about the trekking and preparing for the trekking. The hotel will offers us with a delicious dinner.
Day02: Flight to Lukla from Kathmandu and trek to Phakding
After having the breakfast, we will escort towards the airport as we have to fly over to Lukla for around 45 minutes. After boarding from the flight at the height of 2800m, our gateway towards our destination resumes. We have to walk until we reach to Phakding. We spend the night at the nearest lodges at that area.
Day 03: Phakding to Namche Bazaar
We have to continue our way to the pine forests along with the Dudh Koshi River. After walking for several hours we can enter at the Sagarmatha National Park. Continuing our journey we can reach at Namche Bazaar. Namche Bazaar offers us with the magnificent and wonderful views. We stay the night at Namche Bazaar at the altitude of 3440m above sea level.
Day 04: Rest day
After having a trekking of over 5-6 hours in the stony trails, it is better to stay the day at Namche Bazaar. This place is also very beautiful. We can roam many places here. The rest day will also helps us to adapt our self at the high altitude where presence of oxygen is generally low. This place is well facilitated with government offices, ATMs, Internet cafes, shops, restaurants and many things. We can also visit the Sherpa community there
Day 05: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche
After walking for around5-6 hours, we can reach at Tengboche .We can view a spectacular view all the way to Tengboche. We can see mountains like Mt. Everest, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Ama Dablam, and a close view of other many mountains. We can see many musk deer, snow leopard, and other high altitude living animals. Finally we reach at Tengboche at the altitude of 3870m above sea level.
Day 06: Tengboche to Dingboche
We can see many monasteries at Tengboche with beautiful paintings and pictures pasted on it. Then we continue our way up to the hills. We can have a close view of Mt. Ama Dablam throughout the way. After walking around 6 hours we can reach at Dingboche .There we can see many fields enclosed by stone walls to protect the corns and grains from the snowy wind and animals . Mainly the grows Barley, Buck wheat and Potatoes. We stay the night at Dingboche.
Day 07: Rest day at Dingboche
Dingboche is situated at the altitude of 4360m above sea level. We will receive a delicious dinner at the hotel. We can see Mt. Ama Dablam(6856m) so nearly as if we can touch them. The rest day will help us further to be familiar with the nature. The altitude will creates problem further on the way. We stay the night there.
Day 08: Trek to Lobuche:
After a day rest at Dingboche, we should march towards the top of the hill. We can see some monasteries and monuments made for Sherpa and climbers who had died while climbing Mount Everest. Lobuche is located at the height of 4915m. We need better lodges to pass the night.
Day09: Excursion to Kalapatthar
We can have a short excursion over to Kalapatthar through the way of Gorak shep. After walking for several hours we can reach at Kalapatthar .Kalapatthar is situated at the height of about 5545m. at the end of the day ,we have to be at the lodges at Lobuche.
Day10: Lobuche East Base Camp
We should trek along the way to Lobuche base camp for about 4 hours. After walking for around half an hour on a plane surface, we should move upwards to the Lobuche base camp. The route is mainly rocky and goes along with Lobuche glacier. We can see many beautiful Himalayas like Cholatse, Tawache, Amadablam, Kantega and other several mountains. We spend the night at camp.
Day11: Base camp to High camp
We should follow the way up with the Khumbu and Lobuche glaciers. We have to fix many ropes in order to climb the mountains. The high camp is at the height of 5850 meters. We have to stay the night at tent which will further help us to adapt with nature.
Day12: Up to summit and back to Base camp
We have to climb over to the summit today. We have to climb over to the steep lands. From the height we can view a panoramic view of Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Amadablam, Tawache, and Pumori. After our objective is met at the height of 6119m, we need to move downward back to the base camp. We may stay the night at camp.
Day13: Base camp to Dingbouche
We have to move forward as soon as possible so that the environment will get worse. We have to trek around 5 hours, we can reach to Dingbouche. We can view panoramic view of mountains from that spot. After a several days fatigue journey ,we can finally reach at the lodge at Dingbouche.
Day14: Dingbouche to Namche bazaar
We should continue our way down to the trail to Pangboche. We should follow the flow of river along the way to the forest viewing some spectacular view of vegetation and wild animals to Namche bazaar. We have to spend the night at nearest hotel.
Day15: Namche bazaar to Lukla
After spending a refreshing night at the lodges of Namche bazaar, we should continue our trek down to the Lukla. On the way, we can interact with the local people which will enhance our trekking passion to Lukla. Besides this, we may see many mountains along with the green forest on the way back to Lukla. From Lukla, we boarded our self into a plane to fly over to Kathmandu.
Day16: Lukla to Kathmandu and farewell programme
It will take only few minutes for us to fly back to Kathmandu. During the flight, we can view the panoramic view of different mountains from a bird’s eye prospects. The final departure will be at Tribhuvan international airport.