Name: Mt Lhotse Expedition
Duration: 47 Days
Max Altitude: 8413 meters
Accommodation: Hotel/Guest House/Tea House/Camping
Mt Lhotse Expedition is the package designed to take you to this independent and technically difficult peak of Mt Lhotse. Ranging up to the altitude of 8516 meters, the mountain comprises of three massif; Mt Lhotse main (8516m), Mt Lhotse east (8414m) and Mt Lhotse Shar (8383m), making it one of the biggest in Nepalese Himalayan Massif after Everest in the Khumbu Region of Nepal. In addition to the three eight thousanders in the family, the south face of the mountain is the steepest face of its size in the world. The mountain rises with challenges for its climber and was a mission impossible for the climbers till 2001 to climb the Lhotse middle making it the highest unclimbed mountain for long time.
Besides all the hardships in history to climb the peak, this fourth highest peak of the world is a dream come true for many climbers around the world. The South Col connect Mt Everest and Mt Lhotse to each other and the expedition to both summits heads through the same route across the Khumbu Icefall all the way to Camp 3 where the route gets separated.
Commencing the trip to Mt Lhotse with a flight from Kathmandu, we follow the same trail to Everest through Namche Bazaar, Tengboche, Pheriche, Lobuche, Gorakshep and then to the Everest Base Camp heading further to Khumbu Icefall to our first camping at 6400 meters, second at 6750 meters, third at 7100 meters and the fourth at 7850 meters and the final climb to the summit.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu airport. Upon your arrival we assist you from the airport to the hotel. Welcome dinner in typical Nepali culture
Day 2-4: Kathmandu Sightseeing/Preparation for Expedition/ Official work for expedition & briefing at Ministry of Tourism.
Day 5: Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla (2860m) and then trek to Phakding (2622m)
Day 6: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m)
Day 7: Rest day for acclimatization and Hiking around.
Day 8: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3867m)
Day 9: Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche (4343m)
Day 10: Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche (4915m)
Day 11: Trek from Lobuche to Everest Base Camp (5380m) Day 12: Base Camp set up/Climb preparation and briefing
Day 13-39: Climbing Period for Mt. Lhotse Middle (8413m)
Day 40: Cleaning up Base Camp
Day 41: Trek from Base Camp to Pheriche (4343m)
Day 42: Trek from Pheriche to Tengboche
Day 43: Trek from Tengboche to Namche Bazaar
Day 44: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla
Day 45: Flight back to Kathmandu. Dinner together with the team and a program for celebrating the accomplishment of the expedition
Day 46: Free in Kathmandu. Explore around and shopping and relaxation. Farewell dinner in typical Nepali culture.
Day 47: Departure. Transfer to the airport for your onward journey
About Nepal Visa:
Nepal visas can be easily obtained from the Government of Nepal, Nepalese Embassy or Consulate office located in your country. You can get a visa from the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu on your arrival or from any other entry point in Nepal. Make sure to bring a few sets of your passport size photos. Visa fees are inexpensive.
You can also apply for a visa in a near embassy or either you can travel to Nepal and get a visa on arrival. We will assist you to settle your visa work too.
Accommodation in Kathmandu and Trek:
We offer you a star rated accommodation with comfort and cozy. You will be amused with the facility and warmth we offer you including facility like (attached bath, A/C, 24 hours running hot and cold shower). During the trek your accommodation is includes Mt. Lodge and local tea houses but we do our best for providing the best available lodges on a twin- sharing basis, some tea house are basic with shared washing and toilet facilities. If you are prefer a single room in Kathmandu and trek you may indicate your preference on request and pay a single supplement cost. Contact us
Meals and Drinking Water:
We provide you only Bb facility in city as preferred in itinerary. Full board meals are included (breakfast, Lunch and dinner with cup of tea or coffee) throughout the trek. We provide you food from the local tea house Mt. Lodge en route chosen from a menu. Breakfast and dinner is to be provided from the same tea house we would overnight but lunch would be en route in between. You can enjoy the Nepalese style cuisine or any other continental food as per required. You are to be giver from pizza to snacks. Most teahouses offer a variety of rice and noodle dishes, as well as soup and seasonal vegetable. A variety of cereals, bread and egg dishes are generally available for breakfast.
Health and Fitness Required:
Health is the most important part of traveling or trekking and expedition. One must possess good physical condition before and while commencing Himalaya’s tour. If you don’t have any trekking experiences better grab one or be physically prepare for the trek. Before commencing adventurous trek or mountain expedition you can commence a short hike, cycling or a short walking tour, this may help you a lot throughout the trek.
The highest height you will reach on this trip is the summit of the mountain you climb. The walk may be ups and down passing various villages, high land, wilderness and much more difficult and rough trail.
We strongly advise travelers to consult with your medical doctor before travelling and do the regular check up of your health and report us while booking a trip with us.
Guide and Porter:
Trained, license holder, English speaking, honest and friendly...
Our porter are fully equipped and insured for each trip they are responsibility with us. As you know that we are very honest with the porter issues and their condition while on trek thus we make sure that our porter are fully prepared for the trip. We are closely working with international porter Progress Association for the welfare and befit for the touristic porters.
It is our company’s management system; the maximum load carried by our porter is 20 to 25 KG so be sure that your trekking bag is not loads more 20 KG.
One of the most important factors of trekking is the travel insurance. To be sufficiently protected in terms of insurance, you will need specialized travel insurance for participation in risky activities.
Your travel insurance policy must be covers emergency evacuation, trip injury, lost baggage, medical treatment and expenses, theft, liability is recommended. Make sure the insurance covers all the activities that you will be undertaking your stay in Nepal such as trekking and climbing including others trip.
We organize any route of Nepal trek with fix departure basis or private trip, the minimum group size would be two and maximum group size is ten of more on request. We can also organize private trip to solo person with single supplement cost. Else, join our estimated group departure dates available online market or ask us with your personal suitable flexible dates, we will open group date on the same date.
How to Book Your Trip with Us:
While if you are interested to trek or tour the natural and cultural beauty of Nepal you must go through online product.
If you have gone through online product and want a booking, write and ask the information or phone us on our phone number for the trip booking confirmation.
To be very clear understanding about the trip services we have also online trip booking. Once your trip booking request reached to us, sincerely we will suggest you the final trip booking procedure with advance payment of the trip, Non-refundable deposit of 20 percentage (per person) is required to confirm a place on your selected adventure Nepal activities.
Please feel free to contact us in relation to any questions you may have regarding our trip booking process.