Lobuche peak is known as Lhauche among the Locals. This attractive summit rises above the town of Lhauche which is just a few kilometer 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 recorded first ascent on this peak was by Laurice Nielson and Ang Gyalzen Sherpa on 25 April 1984.
The peak being an attractive offers various existing routes and also a probability of new ones. The dark triangle of its rocky east face rises down the moraines of Khumbu Glaciers to a pleasant skyline, forming the south face. Lobuche East is reached by descending a marked notch and climbing steep snowy slopes to the top. On most, occasions, the peak is climbed on the summit ridge only as far as a subsidiary snow summit, south-east of the true peak and before the notch. The peak is known as the false peak.
From the summit, you have a great view of Mt. Everest and a 360 degree Himalayan panorama that include all important peaks in the Khumbu Valley.
Fly from Kathmandu towards Lukla (2886m.) which takes about 30 minutes and trek from Lukla to Phakding (2640 m.) and it takes approximately three hours.
Trek from Phakding towards Namche Bazaar (3440 m.) and it takes around five hours.
Day rest at Namche Bazaar (3440 m.) for acclimatization.
Trek from Namche Bazaar towards Tyangboche (3867 m.) which takes about six hours.
Trek from Thyangboche towards Pheriche (4240 m) and it takes about five hours.
Trek from Pheriche towards Lobuche (4910 m) which takes about five hours.
Trek from Lobuche via Gorakshep (5140 m) to Everest Base camp (5364 m) and same day trek back to Gorakshep (5140 m), it takes around seven hours.
Trek from Gorakshep (5140 m). to Kala Patthar (5550 m). it takes around 4 hours than trek back to Lobuche West High Camp (5663 m). It takes around Four Hours. all total eight hours.
Summit Lobuche West (6145 m) and back Lobuche West High Camp (5663 m). it takes about 14 hours.
Trek from Lobuche West High Camp (5663 m). to Dingboche (4410 m), which takes about five hours.
Trek from Dingboche (4410 m) to Thyangboche (3930 m) and it takes about five hours.
Trek from Tyangboche (3930 m) towards Namche Bazaar (3440 m) which takes around five hours.
Trek from Namche Bazaar towards Lukla (2886 m.) and it takes around five hours.
Fly from Lukla towards Kathmandu. You take an early morning flight back to Kathmandu.