Lobuche East Peak (6,119 m) - 15 Days

Lobuche Peak is known as Lhauche among the locals. This beautiful summit rises above the town of Lhauche, which is just a few kilometres from the Mt. Everest. There exist two distinct summits on this peak and your objective is to get on the 6,119m high eastern summit. Your climbing route on this peak is South Ridge.

The peak offers various existing routes and also a probability for new ones. The rocky dark triangle of east face rises down the moraines of Khumbu Glaciers to a pleasant skyline, forming the south face. By descending a marked notch and climbing steep snowy slopes to the top, you reach Lobuche East. From the summit, you get a great view of Mt. Everest and Himalayan panorama that include all important peaks in the Khumbu Valley.

Day 01 :
Day 1

Fly from Kathmandu towards Lukla (2886m.)

30 minutes

And trek from Lukla to Phakding (2640 m.)

3 hours.

Day 02 :
Day 2

Trek from Phakding towards Namche Bazaar (3440 m.)

5 hours.

Day 03 :
Day 3

Day rest at Namche Bazaar (3440 m.) for acclimatization.

Day 04 :
Day 4

Trek from Namche Bazaar towards Tyangboche (3867 m.)

6 hours.

Day 05 :
Day 5

Trek from Thyangboche towards Pheriche (4240 m)

5 hours.

Day 06 :
Day 6

Trek from Pheriche towards Lobuche (4910 m)

5 hours.

Day 07 :
Day 7

Trek from Lobuche via Gorakshep (5140 m) to Everest Base camp (5364 m) and same day trek back to Gorakshep (5140 m)

7 hours.

Day 08 :
Day 8

Trek from Gorakshep (5140 m). to Kala Patthar (5550 m).

4 hours

Then trek back to Lobuche Base Camp (5100 m).

3 hours

Day 09 :
Day 9

Trek Lobuche Base Camp (5100 m) to High camp (5600 m) and makenecessary preparation for summit.

Day 10 :
Day 10

Summit Lobuche East (6119 m) and back towards Lobuche Base Camp

15 hours.

Day 11 :
Day 11

Trek from Lobuche Base Camp (5100 m) to Dingboche (4410 m)

5 hours.

Day 12 :
Day 12

Trek from Dingboche (4410 m) to Thyangboche (3930 m)

5 hours.

Day 13 :
Day 13

Trek from Tyangboche (3930 m) towards Namche Bazaar (3440 m)

5 hours.

Day 14 :
Day 14

Trek from Namche Bazaar towards Lukla (2886 m.)

5 hours.

Day 15 :
Day 15

Fly from Lukla towards Kathmandu. You take an early morning flight back to Kathmandu.

Price Includes

  • A climbing guide
  • Necessary porters including a cook and a kitchen helper (one porter can carry the luggage up to 20 kilograms)
  • Sagarmatha (Mt. Everest) National Park Entry Permit.
  • Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS) card
  • All surface transportation from the hotel to the airport and from the airport to the hotel
  • All meals three times a day (breakfast, lunch and dinner) only for our staff
  • Accommodation in lodges during the trek and partly in camp only for our staff
  • Necessary trekking equipment such as sleeping bag, down jacket, tent, mattresses, cooking utensils, etc.
  • Insurance, Medical Assistance and Equipment for Nepali staff.
  • Flight tickets from Kathmandu to Lukla and from Lukla to Kathmandu for you and the Nepali staff
  • Climbing peak permit for Island Peak
  • Equipment fee for 1 climbing sardar
  • Airport tax at Kathmandu domestic airport and Lukla airport
  • Airport pickup and drop services

Price Excludes

  • Emergency Mountain Medical Rescue Insurance (Provided by your insurance company. Please buy it in your country. You cannot buy it in Nepal.)
  • All meals three times a day (breakfast, lunch and dinner) for you during the trek and climbing
  • Accommodation in lodges during the trek and partly in camps for you during the trekking and climbing
  • Garbage disposal deposit. But this amount is refundable to you after your arrival from the trek.
  • Personal nature expenses such as drinks, hot shower, battery charges, beverages, etc.
  • Tips
  • Meals and hotel accommodation in Kathmandu (We can arrange your hotel accommodation in Kathmandu as per your interest and budget)

Personal Climbing Equipment List

  • Seat Harness
  • Jumar
  • Helmet
  • Altimeter
  • Ice Axe
  • Crampons
  • Ice-screw
  • Gaiters
  • Locked and unlocked carabiner
  • Climbing boots
  • Pocket knife
  • Woollen gloves
  • Gloves(gore-tex fabrics)
  • Woollen hat
  • Woollen socks
  • Windproof jacket
  • Windproof pant
  • Snow bar
  • Snow goggles(UV factor)
  • Sun cream(UV protection)
  • Headlamp
  • Tent
  • Mattresses
  • Rope
  • Rain gear
  • Ice hammer

You can also hire(rent) all the above-mentioned climbing equipment from here in Kathmandu. Our climbing guide will help you go to one of the equipment stores and select the necessary equipment.

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From $ 2,195
per Adult

Trip Facts

  • Lukla
  • Lukla
  • Very Hard
  • 6,119 m
  • Nepal
  • Everest

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