Lobuche East (Gokyo,Cho la Pass)

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Trip Overview
Detail Itinerary
Trip Info & Chart
Cost & Services

Trip Overview:

Lobuche lies close to the Khumbu Glacier and has two main peaks, Lobuche Far East and Lobuche East. At 6,119 m, Lobuche East is 26 meters higher.

Although the Lobuche East climb is a bit more challenging than Island Peak climb, it is equally rewarding. From the peak you get amazing views of Everest alongside Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam and Pumori. Lobuche East is also used as a warmup climb for the Everest climbers.

Activities: Trekking and Climbing

Meals: Breakfast in Kathmandu and all meals during the trek & climb

Transportation: Domestic flight and vehicles

Outline Itinerary

Arrive in Kathmandu
Rest day in Kathmandu
Kathmandu to Lukla 2,840m. Trek to Phakding 2,610m.
Trek from Phakding to Namche 3,440m
Rest day and acclimatization day in Namche
Namche to Dhole 4,110m
Dhole to Machhermo 4,410m
Machhermo to Gokyo 4,750m
Climb Gokyo Ri 5,357m and to Thangnak 4,750m
Thangnak to Cho-la Pass 5,240m to Lobuche East Base Camp 4,800m
Rest day at base camp
Base camp to Lobuche East high camp 5,100m
Summit Lobuche East, back to base camp 4,800m
Base camp to Pangboche 3,930m
Pangboche to Namche
Namche to Lukla
Lukla – flight to Kathmandu
Rest day in Kathmandu
Departure
Day 1
Day 2
Day 3
Day 4
Day 5
Day 6
Day 7
Day 8
Day 9
Day 10
Day 11
Day 12
Day 13
Day 14
Day 15
Day 16
Day 17
Day 18
Day 19
Day 1
Arrive in Kathmandu
Day 1
Day 2
Rest day in Kathmandu
Day 2
Day 3
Kathmandu to Lukla 2,840m. Trek to Phakding 2,610m.

Day 3
Day 4
Trek from Phakding to Namche 3,440m
Day 4
Day 5
Rest day and acclimatization day in Namche
Day 5
Day 6
Namche to Dhole 4,110m
Day 6
Day 7
Dhole to Machhermo 4,410m
Day 7
Day 8
Machhermo to Gokyo 4,750m
Day 8
Day 9
Climb Gokyo Ri 5,357m and to Thangnak 4,750m
Day 9
Day 10
Thangnak to Cho-la Pass 5,240m to Lobuche East Base Camp 4,800m
Day 10
Day 11
Rest day at base camp
Day 11
Day 12
Base camp to Lobuche East high camp 5,100m
Day 12
Day 13
Summit Lobuche East, back to base camp 4,800m
Day 13
Day 14
Base camp to Pangboche 3,930m
Day 14
Day 15
Pangboche to Namche
Day 15
Day 16
Namche to Lukla
Day 16
Day 17
Lukla – flight to Kathmandu
Day 17
Day 18

Rest day in Kathmandu

Day 18
Day 19
Departure
Day 19
  • Private trek or group option

We can organise this trek on a private basis for groups of friends, families, clubs, charities or any other group. Depending on your previous trekking experience, you may want a Climb High leader or have no ‘leader’ but sill use the help of one of our guides and/or porters. Costs for this option are available on demand but are often not a huge amount greater than joining one of our ‘fixed departures’. Please contact us with your referred dates and itinerary and we’ll give you a quote.

  • Additional Information

If you wish to discuss any aspect of the trek or your suitability for it, please contact us by telephone:

00 (977) 1-470-1398

Alternatively, you can contact us by email at: info@climbhighhimalaya.com

  • Booking

To book a place on this trek, please complete the booking enquiry on our ‘Reservations’ page.

As we are a Nepali company, you will need to send your deposit by bank transfer to our bank account in Kathmandu. This is a completely safe process and may be done at any UK, European, Aus/NZ or US bank in a few minutes. Some banking websites even allow this to be done online.

Details will be sent to you once you have decided to proceed with your booking.

  • Equipment


Trekkers need to provide their own personal clothing and equipment. It is recommended that you use tried and tested kit on the trip rather than relying on brand new kit you’re not sure of.

A complete kit list is to be found on this website.

  • Porter Protection


Climb High is a local Nepali company and as such we treat our own people with the respect and good conditions you would expect. Many team members are from our own families and you can be assured that the treatment they receive is second to none. All insurances and porter conditions are met, and more.

  • Why use Climb High?
  • Our acclimatisation schedule and trip organisation is designed to give everyone in the team the best chance of reaching base camp in great condition and feeling healthy.
  • This trek is accommodated in lodges with traditional Nepali hospitality.
  • Treks are led by highly experienced leaders plus Sherpas and porters.
  • Porter welfare is paramount to us – we are a local company and want to ensure that we take care of our own staff.
  • We are a premium Nepali trekking operator, with impeccable local contacts – any changes in plan can be dealt with far more effectively using our experience and network of local contacts.
  • We have our own modern offices in central Kathmandu in Mandala Street – Thamel’s premium street

IMPORTANT NOTE: Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary, but as this is adventure travel in a remote mountain region, please take the itinerary as a statement of intent rather than an absolute. Travel in Nepal can be dangerous, delayed and highly changeable. Weather conditions, availability of porters and the health of team members can all contribute to changes. The guides and their Sherpa assistants will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if necessary.

  • Cost:

US$ 2775 per person

  • Services Includes:
  • Flights Kathmandu|Lukla|Kathmandu,
  • All meals and accommodations during the trek and climb,
  • Camping equipments (two- men tent, kitchen tent, dining tent, toilet tent, mattress, kitchen equipments)
  • Trekking cum climbing guide, porters, cook, kitchen boys and yaks,
  • Insurance for climbing guide, camping staff and porters,
  • Sagarmatha National Park fees,
  • Climbing permit for Lobuche East,
  • Trekking permit (TIMS),
  • Climbing rope and fixed static rope (200m), carabineers, snow bars and ice screws,
  • Climbing gears,
  • Domestic baggage 15 kg
  • Airport |hotel transfer,
  • Wages and equipment allowances for climbing guide and staffs,
  • Equipments for staffs and porter,
  • Climb High duffle bag,
  • Rescue arrangements,
  • First-aid kit,
  • 4 nights hotel in Kathmandu,
  • VAT.
  • Services Excludes:
  • Insurance and it should cover helicopter evacuation in case of an emergency and from Lukla if normal scheduled flights can’t fly due to weather disturbance,
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu,
  • Meals in Kathmandu,
  • Bottled mineral water,
  • Beverages (hard and soft drinks),
  • Personal trekking gear,
  • Tips for guides and porters,
  • Other expenses in case of any natural disaster.

Travel Reviews:

Kara and Seth
3 PEAKS
In November 2016, my wife Kara and I took our second trekking trip with Climb High Himalaya.
The trip was 25 days trekking and climbing Lobuche...
Paul Anderson & Daniella
California, U S A
Larkya peak / Tsun valley 2016
May 16, 2016
Namaste! First of all, let me thank you/Climb High for an incredible experience! The Manaslu/Tsum trek and Larkya Peak climb were amazing and everything...
Raimund Mair
May 16, 2016
I just wanted to let you know that I had a safe trip to Kathmandu and back to Austria. Everything worked out perfect. Thanks a lot to all you guys! It was an amazing experience...
Hauke Kornmesse
Feb 9, 2016
It was a well organized trip.
I enjoy the trip the more the longer I am back home. But honestly: it was a well...
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Lobuche East Gokyo, Cho la pass

US$ 2775 per person

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  • Trip Duration: 18 Nights 19 Days
  • Activities: Trekking and Climbing
  • Region: Everest
  • Accommodation: Teahouses & camping
  • Trip Grade: Strenuous
  • Altitude: Maximum 6,119m
  • Dates: Spring & autumn

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Lobuche East Gokyo, Cho la pass

US$ 2775 per person

5/5
  • Trip Duration: 18 Nights 19 Days
  • Activities: Trekking and Climbing
  • Region: Everest
  • Accommodation: Teahouses & camping
  • Trip Grade: Strenuous
  • Altitude: Maximum 6,119m
  • Dates: Spring & autumn
Trip Overview
Detail Itinerary
Trip Info & Chart
Cost & Services

Trip Overview:

Lobuche lies close to the Khumbu Glacier and has two main peaks, Lobuche Far East and Lobuche East. At 6,119 m, Lobuche East is 26 meters higher.

Although the Lobuche East climb is a bit more challenging than Island Peak climb, it is equally rewarding. From the peak you get amazing views of Everest alongside Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam and Pumori. Lobuche East is also used as a warmup climb for the Everest climbers.

Activities: Trekking and Climbing

Meals: Breakfast in Kathmandu and all meals during the trek & climb

Transportation: Domestic flight and vehicles

Outline Itinerary

Arrive in Kathmandu
Rest day in Kathmandu
Kathmandu to Lukla 2,840m. Trek to Phakding 2,610m.
Trek from Phakding to Namche 3,440m
Rest day and acclimatization day in Namche
Namche to Dhole 4,110m
Dhole to Machhermo 4,410m
Machhermo to Gokyo 4,750m
Climb Gokyo Ri 5,357m and to Thangnak 4,750m
Thangnak to Cho-la Pass 5,240m to Lobuche East Base Camp 4,800m
Rest day at base camp
Base camp to Lobuche East high camp 5,100m
Summit Lobuche East, back to base camp 4,800m
Base camp to Pangboche 3,930m
Pangboche to Namche
Namche to Lukla
Lukla – flight to Kathmandu
Rest day in Kathmandu
Departure
Day 1
Day 2
Day 3
Day 4
Day 5
Day 6
Day 7
Day 8
Day 9
Day 10
Day 11
Day 12
Day 13
Day 14
Day 15
Day 16
Day 17
Day 18
Day 19
Day 1
Arrive in Kathmandu
Day 1
Day 2
Rest day in Kathmandu
Day 2
Day 3
Kathmandu to Lukla 2,840m. Trek to Phakding 2,610m.

Day 3
Day 4
Trek from Phakding to Namche 3,440m
Day 4
Day 5
Rest day and acclimatization day in Namche
Day 5
Day 6
Namche to Dhole 4,110m
Day 6
Day 7
Dhole to Machhermo 4,410m
Day 7
Day 8
Machhermo to Gokyo 4,750m
Day 8
Day 9
Climb Gokyo Ri 5,357m and to Thangnak 4,750m
Day 9
Day 10
Thangnak to Cho-la Pass 5,240m to Lobuche East Base Camp 4,800m
Day 10
Day 11
Rest day at base camp
Day 11
Day 12
Base camp to Lobuche East high camp 5,100m
Day 12
Day 13
Summit Lobuche East, back to base camp 4,800m
Day 13
Day 14
Base camp to Pangboche 3,930m
Day 14
Day 15
Pangboche to Namche
Day 15
Day 16
Namche to Lukla
Day 16
Day 17
Lukla – flight to Kathmandu
Day 17
Day 18

Rest day in Kathmandu

Day 18
Day 19
Departure
Day 19
  • Private trek or group option

We can organise this trek on a private basis for groups of friends, families, clubs, charities or any other group. Depending on your previous trekking experience, you may want a Climb High leader or have no ‘leader’ but sill use the help of one of our guides and/or porters. Costs for this option are available on demand but are often not a huge amount greater than joining one of our ‘fixed departures’. Please contact us with your referred dates and itinerary and we’ll give you a quote.

  • Additional Information

If you wish to discuss any aspect of the trek or your suitability for it, please contact us by telephone:

00 (977) 1-470-1398

Alternatively, you can contact us by email at: info@climbhighhimalaya.com

  • Booking

To book a place on this trek, please complete the booking enquiry on our ‘Reservations’ page.

As we are a Nepali company, you will need to send your deposit by bank transfer to our bank account in Kathmandu. This is a completely safe process and may be done at any UK, European, Aus/NZ or US bank in a few minutes. Some banking websites even allow this to be done online.

Details will be sent to you once you have decided to proceed with your booking.

  • Equipment


Trekkers need to provide their own personal clothing and equipment. It is recommended that you use tried and tested kit on the trip rather than relying on brand new kit you’re not sure of.

A complete kit list is to be found on this website.

  • Porter Protection


Climb High is a local Nepali company and as such we treat our own people with the respect and good conditions you would expect. Many team members are from our own families and you can be assured that the treatment they receive is second to none. All insurances and porter conditions are met, and more.

  • Why use Climb High?
  • Our acclimatisation schedule and trip organisation is designed to give everyone in the team the best chance of reaching base camp in great condition and feeling healthy.
  • This trek is accommodated in lodges with traditional Nepali hospitality.
  • Treks are led by highly experienced leaders plus Sherpas and porters.
  • Porter welfare is paramount to us – we are a local company and want to ensure that we take care of our own staff.
  • We are a premium Nepali trekking operator, with impeccable local contacts – any changes in plan can be dealt with far more effectively using our experience and network of local contacts.
  • We have our own modern offices in central Kathmandu in Mandala Street – Thamel’s premium street

IMPORTANT NOTE: Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary, but as this is adventure travel in a remote mountain region, please take the itinerary as a statement of intent rather than an absolute. Travel in Nepal can be dangerous, delayed and highly changeable. Weather conditions, availability of porters and the health of team members can all contribute to changes. The guides and their Sherpa assistants will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if necessary.

  • Cost:

US$ 2775 per person

  • Services Includes:
  • Flights Kathmandu|Lukla|Kathmandu,
  • All meals and accommodations during the trek and climb,
  • Camping equipments (two- men tent, kitchen tent, dining tent, toilet tent, mattress, kitchen equipments)
  • Trekking cum climbing guide, porters, cook, kitchen boys and yaks,
  • Insurance for climbing guide, camping staff and porters,
  • Sagarmatha National Park fees,
  • Climbing permit for Lobuche East,
  • Trekking permit (TIMS),
  • Climbing rope and fixed static rope (200m), carabineers, snow bars and ice screws,
  • Climbing gears,
  • Domestic baggage 15 kg
  • Airport |hotel transfer,
  • Wages and equipment allowances for climbing guide and staffs,
  • Equipments for staffs and porter,
  • Climb High duffle bag,
  • Rescue arrangements,
  • First-aid kit,
  • 4 nights hotel in Kathmandu,
  • VAT.
  • Services Excludes:
  • Insurance and it should cover helicopter evacuation in case of an emergency and from Lukla if normal scheduled flights can’t fly due to weather disturbance,
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu,
  • Meals in Kathmandu,
  • Bottled mineral water,
  • Beverages (hard and soft drinks),
  • Personal trekking gear,
  • Tips for guides and porters,
  • Other expenses in case of any natural disaster.