Lobuche Peak climbing is an adventurous and exciting trekking peak just above Lobuche village only a few kilometers away from Mt. Everest. Lobuche Peak has two different peaks – Lobuche East Peak(6119m) and Lobuche West Peak(6145m). Although it is a bit more challenging than Island Peak climb, it is equally rewarding. From the peak you get amazing views of Everest alongside other mountains,major Himalayan glaciers and alpine lakes of Sagarmatha National Park. The trip will also take you to some of the most popular places in the Everest region like Kala Pathar
Our adventure begins from Lukla, 35min flight from Kathmandu. We follow the trail along Dudh Koshi River, go through forest of rhododendron, pin fir, entrance of Sagarmatha National Park and reach Namche Bazaar. After an uphill walk we reach Tengboche village that houses famous Tengboche Monastery with panoramic view of Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam and other mountains surrounding it. We continue to move ahead to Dingboche, Lobuche, Everest Base Camp and back to Gorakshep. Then we head to Kala Pathar where we get to see superb views of Mt. Everest and other magnificent mountains . We return to Lobuche and follow the trail along the Lobuche Glacier to Lobuche Base Camp. The path to the Lobuche Base Camp gets steeper and rocky. Then we go to High Camp where we can rest and the next day we are set to reache the summit. Lobuche East offers biggest panorama view Everest region from summit. After enjoying magnificent views of Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Cholatse, Pumori, and many more we descend to Pangboche. This journey also offers us a great view of Ngozumpa Glacier( largest glacier in the Himalayas), various flora and faunas. We keep a lookout for wildlife such as mountain goats, snow leopards, colorful pheasants, etc., while passing through the forest. From Pangboche we head back to Namche and then Lukla.
Spring (March to May) and Autumn (September to November) are the best months for this trip. This trek let you explore the high snowy places of khumbu region and experience the colored culture of warm welcoming Sherpa people.