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Three peaks climbing Pokalde the island and Lobuche east

Three peaks climbing Pokalde the island and Lobuche east

Peak Climbing In Nepal
Island peak summit

Trip Facts

Duration : 19 Days Max-Altitude : 6200 Program Type : tea house Best Season : April- May, Jun- Jul Sep-Oct-Nov Per Day Walking : 6/7 Trek Grade : Grade 4:

This is challenging and technical Trekking, climbing of Nepal, you most have to physically fit and mentally prepare, off the beaten trails, camping or challenging high passes Treks, at this level can he arranged for periods of 18 to 32 days. Typically, a gradual ascent through a green river valley will lead you up to a number of high passes, where you will reach the altitude of 5416m. Often times, you will get a close insight into the Tibetan culture. Participants should expect to trek above 5416m/17872ft. or climbing 6540m.

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Three Peaks Climbing – Pokalde, The Island, and Lobuche East

Nestled in the heart of the Himalayas lies an adventurer’s paradise – the Everest region of Nepal. Home to some of the world’s highest peaks, it beckons climbers from around the globe to test their mettle against its towering giants. Among these formidable summits are Pokalde, The Island, and Lobuche East – three distinct peaks that offer exhilarating challenges and breathtaking views. In this guide, we’ll delve into the allure of these peaks and what it takes to conquer them.

The Island Peak:

Named for its distinctive shape resembling an island amidst a sea of ice, The Island Peak, also known as Imja Tse, towers at 6,189 meters (20,305 feet) above sea level. Despite its technically demanding sections, it is one of the most popular peaks for climbing in Nepal, attracting both seasoned mountaineers and aspiring climbers seeking a taste of high-altitude adventure.

The journey to The Island Peak typically begins with a trek from Lukla, following the classic route to Everest Base Camp. As climbers acclimatize to the increasing altitude, they make their way through quaint Sherpa villages, lush rhododendron forests, and rugged mountain trails. Upon reaching the base camp near Chukhung, preparations commence for the ascent of The Island Peak.

The climb to The Island Peak involves navigating crevassed glaciers, steep snow slopes, and a challenging summit ridge. Climbers often utilize fixed ropes and employ basic mountaineering techniques to tackle the technical terrain safely. Despite the physical and mental challenges, reaching the summit of The Island Peak is a moment of triumph, offering sweeping views of Everest, Lhotse, and the surrounding peaks.

Pokalde Peak Climbing:

Pokalde Peak Standing at 5,806 meters (19,049 feet) above sea level, Pokalde is a relatively moderate peak in the Khumbu region. Despite its lower altitude compared to its neighbors, Pokalde presents climbers with technical sections and a thrilling ascent. Situated between the renowned peaks of Pumori and Lingtren, it offers awe-inspiring vistas of the surrounding Himalayan panorama, including Everest and Lhotse. this is one of the three peak climbing.

The ascent of Pokalde typically begins from the Everest Base Camp trail, leading climbers through the picturesque landscapes of the Khumbu Valley. As the journey progresses, trekkers traverse glacial moraines and rocky terrain, gradually gaining altitude towards the base of the peak. The final push to the summit involves negotiating steep slopes and perhaps a short section of fixed ropes, depending on the route chosen.

One of the most rewarding aspects of climbing Pokalde is the unparalleled sunrise view from its summit. As the first light of dawn illuminates the snow-capped peaks, climbers are treated to a spectacle that makes the arduous journey worthwhile. After soaking in the beauty of the Himalayan sunrise, adventurers descend back to base camp, relishing their accomplishments and cherishing memories that will last a lifetime.

Lobuche East:

Rising to an impressive height of 6,119 meters (20,075 feet), Lobuche East is another jewel in the crown of the Everest region. Situated near the village of Lobuche, this peak presents climbers with a formidable yet achievable challenge, rewarding their efforts with unparalleled vistas of the Khumbu Valley and beyond.

The ascent of Lobuche East typically begins from Lobuche village, following the iconic trail towards Everest Base Camp. Along the way, climbers soak in the rich Sherpa culture, passing by prayer flags, Mani walls, and monasteries that dot the landscape. As the trail leads higher into the mountains, the air grows thinner, and the terrain becomes increasingly rugged.

The final push to the summit of Lobuche East involves navigating a steep snow and ice slope, often requiring the use of crampons and ice axes. Climbers must also contend with altitude-related challenges, including fatigue and reduced oxygen levels. However, the sense of achievement upon reaching the summit eclipses any hardships endured along the way.

Conclusion:

Three peaks climbing Pokalde the island and Lobuche east In the realm of mountaineering, the allure of the Himalayas is undeniable, drawing adventurers from all corners of the globe to test their limits against towering peaks and rugged terrain. Pokalde, The Island, and Lobuche East stand as a testament to the indomitable spirit of exploration and the human quest for adventure. For those willing to brave the challenges and embrace the rewards, these three peaks offer an unforgettable journey into the heart of the world’s highest mountains.


Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01: Flight to Lukla and Trek to Phakding (2,610m) Early morning flight to Lukla (2,860m). Trek to Phakding (3-4 hours).
  • Day 02: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440m) Trek through pine forests and along the Dudh Koshi River. Enter Sagarmatha National Park. Overnight in Namche Bazaar (6-7 hours).
  • Day 03: Acclimatization Day in Namche Bazaar Short hikes to Everest View Hotel or Khumjung. Explore Namche Bazaar.
  • Day 04: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3,860m) Trek to Tengboche Monastery. Stunning views of Everest, Ama Dablam, and Thamserku (5-6 hours).
  • Day 05: Tengboche to Dingboche (4,410m) Trek through rhododendron forest and past mani stones.
  • Overnight in Dingboche (5-6 hours).
  • Day 06: Acclimatization Day in Dingboche Hike to Nagarjun Hill or Chukhung Ri for acclimatization. Return to Dingboche.
  • Day 07: Dingboche to Chhukung (4,730m) Trek to Chhukung (3-4 hours). Prepare for the Island Peak climb.
  • Day 08: Chhukung to Island Peak Base Camp (5,200m) Trek to Island Peak Base Camp (3-4 hours). Pre-climb training and preparation.
  • Day 09: Summit Island Peak (6,189m) and Return to Chhukung, Early morning summit attempt (10-12 hours round trip). Return to Chhukung overnight.
  • Day 10: Chhukung to Lobuche (4,940m) Trek to Lobuche (6-7 hours). Overnight in Lobuche.
  • Day 11: Lobuche to Lobuche Base Camp, Trek to Lobuche Base Camp (5,150m) (3-4 hours). Prepare for the Lobuche East climb.
  • Day 12: Lobuche Base Camp to High Camp Climb to High Camp (5,400m) (3-4 hours). Final preparations for the summit.
  • Day 13: Summit Lobuche East (6,119m) and Return to Base Camp Early morning summit attempt (8-10 hours round trip).
  • Return to Lobuche Base Camp for overnight.
  • Day 14: Lobuche to Pokalde Base Camp, Trek to Pokalde Base Camp via Kongma La Pass (5,540m) (6-7 hours).
  • Day 15: Summit Pokalde (5,806m) and Return to Base Camp, Early morning summit attempt (5-6 hours round trip). Return to Base Camp for overnight.
  • Day 16: Pokalde Base Camp to Dingboche Trek back to Dingboche (5-6 hours).
  • Day 17: Dingboche to Namche Bazaar Trek to Namche Bazaar (6-7 hours).
  • Day 18: Namche Bazaar to Lukla, Trek back to Lukla (6-7 hours).
  • Day 19: Fly back to Kathmandu Morning flight to Kathmandu. Transfer to hotel.

Cost Included

  • Kathmandu - Lukla - Kathmandu domestic airline tickets including the guide
  • Meals on full board Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner during the trek
  • Accommodation on tea houses as per the itinerary
  • Everest National Park Entry Permit
  • Trekkers Information Management System TIMS
  • Experienced English-speaking, Government licensed holder and Ministry of Tourism trained trekking guide
  • Kitchen Equipment: Trekking tents, Dining tents, Kitchen Tents, Toilet Tents, Tables and chairs, and Mattresses during the peak climbing period.
  • Climbing Rope, Ice screws, Snow anchor.
  • Staff: 1 Cook, 1 Kitchen, one climbing guide, and helper  Base Camp Base
  • insurance for Nepalese teams.
  • Our service charge.
  • Equipment Fees for the climbing guide
  • Climbing permits for Pokalde, Island Peak, and Lobuche East.
  • meals from Base Camp to Base Camp
  • Climbing Gear such as Crampons, Harness, Ice Axe, Screw gears Karabiners
  • Guide, and Porter meals, accommodation, salary, and insurance
  • Necessary paper works, all government, and local taxes

Cost Excluded

  • Kathmandu hotel
  • climbing boot
  • Emergency Rescue evacuation
  • Sleeping bag
  • Personal expenses
  • Tipping (Tips) for staff
  • Services not mentioned in the Services Includes' section (Please ask us if you are confused about any services)

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