• Adventurous trail
  • See superb scenery throughout the trail
  • Explore beautiful villages and interact with locals
  • Experience rich culture, tradition, and lifestyle of Sherpa
  • Visit the oldest and biggest monastery of Khumbu region, Tengboche monastery
  • Reach Everest Base Camp
  • Witness gorgeous sunrise from Kala Patthar along with 360-degree view of Mt. Everset
  • Sumit Lobuche East Peak
  • Get to see spectacular landscape from the summit of Lobuche East Peak
  • Witness panoramic views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Thamserku, Mt. Pumori, Mt. Kongde, Mt. Kantega, Mt. Cholatse, Mt. Pokalde, and several other mountains
Trip Details

Lobuche Peak with Everest Base Camp Trek is an adventurous package that is made by combining a hike to Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar. It is an ultimate package that will offer you the excellent beauty of Himalayas and let you explore the best of the Khumbu region. Located between Cho La Pass and Everest Base Camp, Lobuche Peak has two o different summits Lobuche East (6,119 m) and Lobuche West (6,145 m). Lobuche East Peak is known as the trekking peak, however, Lobuche West Peak is known as expedition peak. Both peaks are connected with a continuous ridge, but there is a sharp gap and substantial distance between them.

Not being said, Lobuche Peak is one of the most famous peaks in the Khumbu region to climb. On Lobuche Peak with Everest Base Camp Trek, you will reach the summit of the east peak. From the top, you will get to witness an irresistible panorama of Himalayas. Lobuche Peak with EBC Trek is the best way to indulge yourself in the calm and divine atmosphere of the region. With every new village, you will experience different views along with a new vibe that will rejuvenate your soul.

The entire climbing journey is very suitable and hugely gratifying for climbers. Not only you will reach the top of Lobuche Peak, but also get to stand at the lap of the world's highest mountain, Mt. Everest (8,848 m). Your adventurous journey not only end here, but you will also hike up to Kala Patthar from where you will see stunning sunrise along with a 360-degree view of Everest and other mountains.

During Lobuche Peak with Everest Base Camp Trek, you will pass through picturesque villages, fine valleys, and dense forests along with crossing several streams and suspension bridges. Lobuche Peak with Everest Base Camp Trek package if you are looking for extra challenges in the Himalayas. We, Go For Nepal Treks & Expedition has designed our Lobuche Peak with Everest Base Camp Trek itinerary professionally including enough rest days in between the journey.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Arrival Kathmandu (1,350m/4,428ft).
  • Day 2Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft); trip preparation.
  • Day 3Fly to Lukla (2,800m/9,184ft) then trek to Phakding (2,652m/8,700ft).
  • Day 4Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,283ft); 5-6 hours.
  • Day 5Namche Bazaar (3,440 m/11,283 ft); Acclimatization.
  • Day 6Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3,870m/12,694ft); 5- 6 hours.
  • Day 7Tengboche to Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300 ft); 5-6 hours.
  • Day 8Dingboche: Acclimatization.
  • Day 9Dingboche to Lobuche (4940 m/16,207 ft); 5-6 hours.
  • Day 10Lobuche to Gorakshep (5,170 m/16,961ft) to visit Everest Base Camp (5,364 m/17,594 ft); 6-7 hours.
  • Day 011Gorak Shep to Kala Patthar (5,545m/18,192ft] and back to Lobuche (4,940m/16,207ft); 7-8 hours.
  • Day 012Lobuche to High Camp (5,400m/17,712ft); 3-4 hours.
  • Day 013Lobuche High Camp to Summit (6,119m/20,070 ft) and back to High Camp; 8-10 hours.
  • Day 014Contingency/reserve day.
  • Day 015Lobuche High Camp to Pangboche (3,930m /12900 ft); 8-9 hours.
  • Day 016Pangboche to Namche Bazaar; 4-5 hours.
  • Day 017Namche Bazaar to Lukla; 6-7 hours.
  • Day 018Fly to Kathmandu.
  • Day 019Final departure.
Day to Day detail itinerary

What to Expect

  • Airport pickups and drops.
  • Accommodation in a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • Climbing peak permit & other necessary permits (Sagarmatha National Park Permit, TIMS and Climbing Permit).
  • A professional English speaking trained trekking guide and a climbing guide.
  • Daily wages, insurance, cloth, food, the shelter of staff and porters.
  • Internal Flight Tickets (Kathmandu - Lukla - Kathmandu).
  • Tea House accommodation during the trek.
  • Tent/camping accommodation during the climb.
  • All meals (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) during trek and climb.
  • Complete camping equipment.
  • Transport of all food supply & equipment from the trip starting point to the ending point as per itinerary.
  • Duffel bag to keep your things.
  • Good quality tents and kitchen equipment for camping.
  • Farewell dinner.
  • First Aid Medical Kit box.
  • Trekking Map.
  • Rescue arrangement only (must cover by your travel and rescue insurance).
  • All local and governmental taxes.
  • International Airfare.
  • City sights entrance fees.
  • Bar bills & personal expenses.
  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Emergency rescue charges if necessary.
  • Climbing bonus for Sherpa climbers.
  • Extra shower, battery re-charge fee, snacks, etc.
  • Personal equipment and clothing & gears.
  • Tips to guide and porter.
  • Cost raised by cancellation, landslide, weather, political unrest, the illness which are not under our control.
  • Guide Potter Tips.

Useful Info

Himalayan Penchant

Lobuche Peak with Everest Base Camp Trek will take you to the top of Lobuche Peak and Everest Base Camp from where you will get to see excellent views of Himalayan mountains. From the very start of the journey, you will get to see the gorgeous Himalayan landscape. You will get to see panoramic views of snow-capped mountains like Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m), Mt. Nuptse (7,861 m), Mt. Ama Dablam (6,812 m), Mt. Thamserku (6,623 m), Mt. Pumori (7,161 m), Mt. Kongde (6,187 m), Mt. Kantega (6,782 m), Mt. Cholatse (6,440 m), Mt. Pokalde (5,806 m), and several other mountains.

Lobuche Peak with Everest Base Camp Trek landmark

Lukla Airport

Lukla airport is considered one of the most dangerous airports in the world. A thrilling flight from Kathmandu will take you to Lukla, the starting point of Classic Everest Base Camp Trek.

Namche Bazar

Namche Bazar is the main tourist hub of the Khumbu region. This is also the main and the biggest residence area of Sherpas. Similarly, in Namche Bazar, you will find most of the facilities like WiFi, nice cafes & restaurants, luxury lodges, etc.

Tengboche Monastery

Tengboche monastery is located in the Tengboche village. This is the largest and the oldest monastery in the Khumbu region. In the monastery, you will get to see ancient sculptures, paintings, antique pieces, and manuscripts.

Gorak Shep

Located at 5,180 meters, Gorak Shep is the original base camp of Mt. Everest. Later, the base camp got moved to 5,364 meters where it is located right now. These days, trekkers pass by Gorak Shep to reach Everest Base Camp. After exploring the base camp, they drop down to Gorka Shep for a night stay.

Everest Base Camp

Everest Base Camp in the lap of the world's highest mountain, Mt. Everest (8,848 m). From here, you will get to witness a panoramic view of Mt. Everest, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Baruntse, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Pumori, Mt. Kongde, Lobuche Peak, Mt. Ama Dablam, etc. Likewise, you will also see a stunning view of Khub Icefall and other huge glaciers, moraines, and glacial lakes.

Kala Patthar

Kala Patthar is the most popular viewpoint in the Everest region. From the top of the Kala Patthar, you will get to observe a 360-degree view of Everest. You will also get to see a jaw-dropping landscape view from here.

Lobuche Peak

Lobuche Peak is one of the major landmarks of this package. You will be reaching the summit of Lobuche Peak. From the top, you will get to witness a surreal view of the Himalayan landscape.

Culture & Ethnic Diversity

Lobuche Peak with Everest Base Camp Trek will give you a chance to experience the rich culture and tradition of Sherpa's. Sherpa, Rai, Limbu, etc are the main ethnic group of people who resides in the Khumbu region. You will stay overnight in different villages, where you will see the lifestyle of the locals and taste their delicacies. Similarly, the trail will offer you various stupas, monasteries, and chortens.

Natural Aptitude

You will trek through several dense forests of rhododendron, juniper, fir, oak, birch, and blue pine. From the very beginning of the trek, you will be walking by Sagarmatha National Park, which is home to numerous flora and fauna. Likewise, as the altitude increase, you will observe the change in vegetation. In the higher altitude, you will see numerous mountains, stunning lakes, glistening glaciers, and moraines.

Lobuche Peak with Everest Base Camp Trek difficulty

Lobuche Peak with Everest Base Camp Trek is a challenging package. You have to walk on steep slopes, moraines, and glaciers along with crossing snow wall & crevasses. The trek demands strong physical fitness and stamina. You have to be in good health, and prior trekking experience will help you a lot. If you are new to trekking, go on a few hikes and do exercise before the beginning of the trek.

Altitude Sickness and Prevention

Lobuche Peak with Everest Base Camp Trek includes high chances of altitude sickness. You will be gaining altitude more than 6,000 meters in the course of the journey, which means if you do not acclimatize your body properly, you might suffer from Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS).

To avoid AMS, the first thing you have to do is check your itinerary if there are enough rest days or not in the itinerary. Also, maintain the elevation you are getting in a day. Gaining 500 meters per day is the best way to avoid altitude sickness. Keep yourself hydrated, drink plenty of water.

Transportation and Bag Pack

The trek begins with thrilling flight to Lukla. From here, you will trek through Sagarmatha National Park and several beautiful villages to reach the Everest Base Camp and Head towards the summit of Lobuche Peak.

Here is the list of things that you should carry during Lobuche Peak with EBC Trek;

  • Pair of hiking pants and casual pants
  • T-shirts
  • Thermal Wears
  • Breathable Underwears
  • Trekking shoes/socks
  • Rain jacket
  • Gloves
  • Sun hat
  • Sleeping bag
  • Trekking Pole
  • First aid kit
  • Climbing Gears (rope, harness, climbing boots, ice-ax, crampons, etc)
  • Toiletries (toilet paper, hand sanitizer, sunblock, towel, soap, shampoo, sanitary napkins, etc)
  • Miscellaneous (camera, extra batteries, journal, cards, bars, snacks, water purification tablets, etc)

Food and Accommodation during Lobuche Peak with Everest Base Camp Trek

You will be staying overnight in the lodge and tent during the Lobuche Peak with Everest Base Camp Trek. The rooms are often small and basic with common washrooms. For food, you will get dishes like rice, curries, soups, momo, noodles, sandwiches, bakery, tea, coffee, bars, etc. As the elevation will go higher the choice of the food will also get limited. During your stay in a tent, meals will be prepared by our team members.

Best Season to go on Lobuche Peak with Everest Base Camp Trek

Spring (March to May) and Autumn (September to November) is an ideal time of the year to go on Lobuche Peak with Everest Base Camp Trek. The stable weather and moderate climate make the views clear and climbing joyful.

Lobuche Peak with Everest Base Camp Trek cost

Lobuche Peak with Everest Base Camp Trek cost includes accommodation, food, ground transportation, permits, and expenses of guides & porters. The cost of the package can vary from one place to another. We, Go For Nepal Treks & Expedition assure you to offer the most affordable package in the market with top-notch service.

Miscellaneous

  • Carry extra cash as there will be no ATMs on the trail or villages
  • Make sure to take out insurance
  • Drink plenty of water and keep yourself hydrated
  • Get a good map
  • Check your gears nicely before the starting of the trip
  • Walk slowly and safely