Lobuje 6135m. Peak (West)

Khumbu Himal
Height: 6,145m. (20,161ft)
Latitude: 27°57′34.2″N
Longitude: 86°47′23.8″E
First Ascent: By Lobuche East was made by Laurence Nielson and Sherpa Ang Gyalzen on April 25, 1984.
Trip Duration: 21 Days
Normal Ascent Route: Scramble/Rock/Snow Climb
Caravan Route: Kathmandu - Lukla - Namche Bazar - Gokyo Lake - Cho-La Pass - Lobuche West Base Camp - Tengboche - Namche - Lukla

Lobuje West Peak Climbing, Lobuche Peak Climbing, Lobuche Peak itinerary, Lobuche Base Camp. Lobuche Peak SummitLobuche (also spelt Lobuje) is a Nepalese mountain which lies close to the Khumbu Glacier and the settlement of Lobuche. There are two main peaks, Lobuche Far East and Lobuche East (often mistaken for Lobuche West which is a separate mountain further west). At 6,145 meter (20,161ft.), Lobuche East is 26 meter (85 ft.) higher. Between the two peaks is a long deeply notched ridge. First you Will be trekked to Gokyo Valley via Cho-la Pass trekking for acclimatization which will help your body to adapt the Atmosphere while climbing Lobuche west and also you can enjoy some times of year life in high mountains.

This trip starts from Lukla; along to Namsche Bazar, Gokyo Lake , Gokyo Ri and famous high pass Cho La offer an opportunity to increase your fitness level and acclimatization before the start of Lobuche peak climbing. The route has splendid panorama and stunning views. Trek continuing further Everest Base camp and magic view point of Everest “Kalapathar “ is another paramount goal of the trip. Sherpa Heritage and wilderness encounter en- route. The huge Khumbu Glacier is bonus attraction of the trip, and terrific view of Himalayan wonderland of exotic flora and fauna.

Via Gokyo Lake Side
Hotels/Lodges/Camping
17 Days Trek/Climbing
Grade: Strenuous
Meals: Included except main meals in Kathmandu
Accommodation: 4 Nights Kathmandu and 16 Nights Lodges/Camping
Recommended Season: Spring & Autumn

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu airport, meet our staff then transfer to Hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu free preparation and briefing at Hotel.
Day 03: Early Fly to Lukla 2840m. then trek to Phakding 2,652m. 3Hrs.
Day 04: Phakding – Namche Bazaar. (3,440m.) 6 hrs.
Day 05: Rest day for acclimatization at Namche Bazaar.
Day 06: Namche Bazaar – Dole (4,040m.). 6 hrs.
Day 07: Dole – Machhermo (4,410m.) 5 hrs.
Day 08: Machhermo – Gokyo (4,750m.) 6 hrs.
Day 09: Hiking to Gokyo Ri Peak (5,360m.), back to Gokyo. 5 hrs.
Day 10: Gokyo – Thangnag (Dragnag) (4700m.). 3 hrs.
Day 11: Thangnag (Dragnag) - Cross Cho La Pass (5420m.) to Dzongla.
Day 12: Dzongla - Lobuje West Base Camp (5350m.).
Day 13: Set up High Camp (5850m.).
Day 14: Summit Lobuje West Peak( 6145m.) and back to Base Camp.
Day 15: Lobuje Base Camp to Pheriche.
Day 16: Pheriche - Tengbiche (3867m.).
Day 17: Tengboche - Monjo
Day 18: Monjo - Lukla then transfer to Teahouse Lodge.
Day 19: Lukla - Kathmandu by scheduled flight then transfer to Hotel.
Day 20: Free day in Kathmandu.
Day 21: Last minute, transfer to Airport for onward journey.

Peak Climbing Cost: USD      Per Person.

Package Includes:

  • Land transportation by Car, Van, Hiace or, tourist Bus (Airport/Hotel/Airport & trekking pick up & drop).
  • 4 Night’s Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu at Bed and breakfast basis.
  • 3 Major meals; B/L/D (by Teahouse Lodge menu) & accommodation at best available teahouse lodge and in tented camp during the trek en-route.
  • 1 Professional equipped English speaking Climbing guide, necessary & Porter.
  • Life insurance for all support crews and their daily wages.
  • Equipment charges for the climbing guide.
  • Per member 15 Kg. luggage allow while in the trekking.
  • 1 Night tented camp with simple meals while on Peak climbing.
  • Trekking Permit, Peak Permit, National Park permits fees & garbage deposit.
  • Snow bars and ropes for the climbing to Labuche Peak.
  • Air Ticket: Kathmandu/Lukla/Kathmandu with domestic airport tax and Cargo fees.
  • Medical Kit Box for Nepali support crews.
  • All official taxes and service charge.

Package Excludes:

  • Personal transportation except above programs.
  • Major meals lunch and dinner during your stay in Kathmandu.
  • Personal trekking and peak climbing gears.
  • High tent, high food and sleeping bag.
  • Gammo Bag for the life saving device, incase of altitude sickness for Member.
  • Personal Nature expenses.
  • Emergency evacuation (If incase).
  • Drinks except tea and coffee.
  • Airfare: To & from your country.
  • Nepal entry visa fees & international departure tax.
  • Personal travel insurance.
  • Tips for support crew’s after the trip.

Cultural Treks & Expedition offers personal equipment rentals for climber, who have limited cargo allowance with their airfare or, do not wish to purchase expensive expedition grade gear but rent it instead. Climber purchasing Base Camp Services only may choose to hire or, purchase high camp equipment. Please let us know in advance prior to your arrival so that we can meet your needs. The quoted cost are for the duration of the expedition and we provide original North Face, Marmot or, Ozark company brand tent only.

Equipment Rental or Purchase Price List:

Item Rentle Cost in USD Purchase Cost in USD
Expedition Tent USD 50.00 USD 300.00
Day Backpack (Rucksack -Small) USD 30.00 USD 150.00
Day Backpack (Rucksack -Large) USD 50.00 USD 300.00
Gas Stove USD 20.00 USD 100.00
Oxygen Bottle USD 350.00 USD 500.00
Oxygen mask and Regulator USD 250.00 USD 900.00
Sleeping Bag USD 50.00 USD 400.00
Down Jacket USD 50.00 USD 300.00
High Camp Goose Down Jacket USD 100.00 USD 500.00