Lhotse is one of the highest mountains in the world. Standing tall on an elevation of 8516m, it falls under the Everest range. ‘Lhotse’ is the Tibetan word for ‘South Peak’, as it connects with Mount Everest on the Southern side. The pinnacle of the mountain offers you dazzling outlooks of the encompassing view of the Everest range. Follow trails that will take you to some of the most rural parts of Nepal. These places, lying far out of the urban lands, furnish you with a unique glimpse of the rural culture. You will have the first-hand opportunity to take a peek into the Buddhist and Hindu cultures, local to these regions.
Explore the beautiful town of Lukla which is a rest stop for most travelers bound towards the Everest range. Stroll through the streets of Namche Bazar which lies on a picturesque location- on the side of a mountain. Namche Bazar offers you glorious views of Kongde Ri and Thamserku.
Visit one of the most important Buddhist monasteries of the region, Tengboche monastery which lies in the village of Thyangboche. Here, you can witness the culture of the people living in the region. Not only that, you will also get a glimpse of the unique Buddhist architecture. Hike to the village of Dingboche which is mostly inhabited by the famous Sherpa community of Nepal.
Asian Adventure Trips has worked on putting together this amazing journey with experienced team members and professional preparations. With special regards given to safety and health of the travelers, Asian Adventure Trips does not compromise on the quality of the trek and is dedicated to details in order to make this a journey worth remembering all your life. We will be offering you proper advance theoretical and practical sessions on climbing so that you are fully equipped and learned to take this arduous but wonderful journey.
You will arrive at the capital city, Kathmandu. This place is known for the unique amalgamation of the various cultures and religions of Nepal. Overnight in Kathmandu.
You will receive a theoretical session on Nirvana climbing course through an expert. This session is necessary to equip you with the required theoretical knowledge which you will require to continue your journey.
Take a flight from Kathmandu to the small town of Lukla. Situated on an elevation of 2840m, Lukla is a small town that serves as a tourist point for travelers on their route to Everest ranges. Overnight in Lukla.
Take a trail up to Namche Bazar, a village that lies on the side of a mountain. This place offers you splendid views of two mountains, Thamserku and Kongde RI. Overnight in Namche Bazar.
This will be a rest day in Namche Bazar. You can stroll around the streets to explore the area. You can also interact with the locals to get a sneak peek of their day to day life. Overnight in Namche Bazar.
Hike up towards Thyangboche from Namche Bazar. Lying on an altitude of 3867m, this village houses Tengboche monastery. Tengboche monastery is an important and sacred site for the Buddhists. Overnight in Thyangboche.
From Thyangboche, you will take a trail towards the village of Dingboche. This village is inhabited by the Sherpa community of Nepal and lies on an elevation of 4410m. Overnight in Dingboche.
You will have a rest day in Dingboche. This day has been set aside for acclimatization purposes. Acclimatization is necessary to prevent cases of altitude sickness, which is common in high altitude. Overnight in Dingboche.
Lobuche is a small village that lies at an altitude of 4940m. It is one of the last rest stops for travelers en route to Everest ranges. Overnight in Lobuche.
You will take a trail up to the base camp, lying on an elevation of 5300m. Here, you will make preparations for your further journey towards Lhotse peak. Overnight in Base Camp.
You will receive a practical session on Nirvana climbing course through an expert. This will help you to put into action the theoretical knowledge you received as well as ensure that you have the necessary practical knowledge to complete your journey.
We have a total of 26 days as the climbing period to ascend on the peak of Lhotse. These days include days set aside for rest and acclimatization purposes as well. By tackling the geographical terrain and the climate, you will ascend to the peak of Lhotse, 8516m above the sea level. You will also descend back to the Base Camp.
You will trek towards Namche Bazar through the villages of Dingboche and Thyangboche.
From Namche Bazar, you will take a trail towards Phakding. Phakding is a small village that lies in the Dudh Koshi valley on an altitude of 2610m. From Phakding, you will trek towards Lukla.
Take a comfortable flight from Lukla back to Kathmandu. You will be aided back to the hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu.
You will have a rest day in Kathmandu which you can utilize to explore the city’s unique cultural heritage. Kathmandu is famous for the diversity it possesses in terms of architecture, religion, and traditions. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Congratulations! Your journey has come to a successful end. We hope for you to join us in our future endeavors as well.