Trip Facts:

Lobuche Peak

Starts from
22 Days
Teahouses and Lodges
Everest Region
Lunch and Dinner
Kathmandu, Nepal
Kathmandu, Nepal\


Lobuche Peak

Embark on an exhilarating adventure with our Lobuche Peak Expedition, blending challenging high-altitude climbing with awe-inspiring trekking in the Everest region. This expedition offers a unique opportunity to summit Lobuche Peak (6,119m) while exploring iconic landmarks like Everest Base Camp and Namche Bazaar. With expert guidance, stunning Himalayan vistas, and cultural immersion in Sherpa villages, this expedition is ideal for experienced climbers seeking a rewarding Himalayan challenge.

Trip Highlights:

Lobuche Peak

  • Summiting Lobuche Peak (6,119m), a technically challenging climb with stunning views.
  • Trekking through the Everest region, including Namche Bazaar, Tengboche Monastery, and Everest Base Camp.
  • Panoramic views of Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, and other Himalayan giants.
  • Cultural immersion with visits to Sherpa villages, monasteries, and high-altitude landscapes.

Trip Iterinary:

Lobuche Peak

Arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, meet with our expedition team, and transfer to your hotel. Take this day to rest, recover from your journey, and explore the vibrant streets of Kathmandu if time allows.

Embark on a guided sightseeing tour of Kathmandu’s UNESCO World Heritage sites, including Swayambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple), Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, and Kathmandu Durbar Square. In the afternoon, participate in a pre-expedition briefing and equipment check

Take an early morning scenic flight to Lukla, where your trekking adventure begins. Trek from Lukla to Phakding, passing through picturesque Sherpa villages, prayer wheels, and mani walls along the Dudh Koshi River.

Ascend from Phakding to Namche Bazaar, a challenging yet rewarding trek with stunning views of Everest and surrounding peaks. Cross high suspension bridges, enter Sagarmatha National Park, and immerse yourself in the Sherpa culture of Namche Bazaar.

Rest and acclimatize in Namche Bazaar to prepare for higher altitudes. Optional hike to Everest View Hotel or Khumjung village for acclimatization and panoramic mountain views. Explore Namche Bazaar’s markets, museums, and bakeries.


Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengboche, descending through forests and rhododendron groves. Pass through villages like Phunki Tenga and enjoy encounters with local Sherpa communities. Visit the famous Tengboche Monastery with its stunning backdrop of Everest and Ama Dablam.

Continue your ascent to Dingboche, trekking along the Imja River valley. Enjoy breathtaking views of Island Peak and Lhotse along the way. Enter the barren landscapes of Dingboche, a traditional Sherpa settlement.

Rest and acclimatize in Dingboche to adjust to higher altitudes. Optional hike to Nangkartshang Peak for acclimatization and panoramic views of Makalu, Lhotse, and Ama Dablam. Explore Dingboche village and interact with locals.

Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche, crossing the Khumbu Khola and ascending gradually. Pass memorials of climbers and enjoy views of Nuptse and Pumori. Reach Lobuche, a quiet settlement with stunning mountain vistas.

Trek to Gorak Shep, the final settlement before Everest Base Camp. Continue to Everest Base Camp, a historic and iconic destination for trekkers. Explore the Khumbu Icefall and glacier, take memorable photos, and return to Gorak Shep for overnight stay.

Early morning hike to Kala Patthar for panoramic sunrise views of Everest, Lhotse, and Nuptse. Descend to Lobuche, retracing your steps through Gorak Shep. Enjoy the tranquility of Lobuche village and prepare for the Lobuche Peak climb.

Trek from Lobuche to Lobuche Base Camp, set up camp, and rest. Acclimatize to the higher altitude and receive climbing instructions and safety briefings from our experienced guides.

Early morning start for the summit push on Lobuche Peak. Navigate rocky terrains, glacier, and fixed ropes under the guidance of our climbing Sherpas. Reach the summit of Lobuche Peak, celebrate your achievement, and descend to Base Camp.

Reserved as a contingency day for unfavorable weather or additional acclimatization. Rest at Base Camp or explore the surrounding areas.

Descend from Lobuche Base Camp to Pangboche village. Enjoy scenic views along the trail and immerse yourself in the Sherpa culture of Pangboche.

Continue your descent to Namche Bazaar, passing through Tengboche and enjoying the lush forests and mountain views.

Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla, marking the final leg of your trekking adventure. Celebrate your successful expedition with the team in Lukla.

Take an early morning flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. Transfer to your hotel and enjoy a well-deserved rest in Kathmandu.

Free day in Kathmandu for optional sightseeing or relaxation. Depending on your flight schedule, transfer to Tribhuvan International Airport for your onward journey. Bid farewell to Nepal with cherished memories of your Lobuche Peak Expedition.


Lobuche Peak

  • International and domestic flights (Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu).
  • Experienced trekking guide and porter(s).
  • Accommodation in hotels in Kathmandu, teahouses during the trek, and Everest View Hotel.
  • Meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) during the trek and breakfast in Kathmandu.
  • Sagarmatha National Park entry permit and TIMS card.
  • Airport transfers in Kathmandu.


Lobuche Peak

  • Nepal visa fees.
  • Travel insurance (recommended for trekking).
  • Additional meals and drinks in Kathmandu.
  • Personal expenses such as snacks, drinks, and souvenirs.
  • Tips for guides, porters, and hotel staff.

Frequently Asked Questions:

ABC Trek

Lobuche Peak is a technically challenging climb and requires prior high-altitude trekking and basic mountaineering experience. It is recommended for intermediate to advanced climbers.

Climbing Lobuche Peak requires permits such as the Sagarmatha National Park entry permit and a climbing permit specifically for Lobuche Peak. Our team assists in obtaining these permits.

The ideal climbing seasons are spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) due to stable weather conditions and clear mountain views.