Climbing Lobuche East Peak for a better mountain view
Lobuche Peak provides spectacular view of Everest Region, Nuptse and Lhotse in the east. This is one of the most sought out activity in the region, and is liked by both seasoned climbers as well as novice adventurers. This is true with several other peaks in the Everest Region, due to the views they provide and the experience of climbing in the highest land of the world.
Climbing to the peak comes with spectacular views peaks in all directions. Climbing Lobuche requires physical fitness and determination. Lobuche is accessible via Gorak Shep, and consists of Lobuche East and Lobuche West peaks.
Technically speaking, Lobuche West is graded as difficult to summit. That’s why, most if not all climbers summit Lobuche East. Climbers reach the altitude of 6186 meters / 20295 ft. From the foot of the mountain, it’s a 3 day journey to the top of Lobuche and back.
Getting Ready for Lobuche Peak Expedition
You need climbing permits for Lobuche East Peak Climbing. Don’t worry about this though, as our program cost is inclusive of all the permits and taxes. You can have a detail look into Lobuche climbing options in our include/exclude section later on this page.
You will be flying to Lukla airport from Kathmandu to start Lobuche adventure. In fact, trekkers need to fly to Lukla for any trekking / climbing experience in Everest Region. That’s why, Lukla is famously termed “the gateway to Mount Everest”.
Later, we trek towards Phakding, Namche Bazaar, and other stop points in the region as we move towards our destination.
Lobuche Peak Adventure Introduces us to the Everest Region of Nepal
Everest Region dissolves you in the world famous Sherpa people, their culture and lifestyle. In fact, most of your climbing staff, including your guide and leader, will be a Sherpa.
Before climbing Lobuche, climbing guides and leaders provide trainings and exercises. Besides this, we also recommend out client to follow an active lifestyle weeks or even months before their adventure.
This helps us strongly prepare and climb with confidence. You will also need to acclimatize properly to adapt the thin air as we ascent. Climbing Lobuche is graded as an fairly easy adventure(compared to other expeditions in the zone). About further information, March to May and October to December are considered the best months for Lobuche adventure.
If you are exploring trekking options with our website, make sure that you go through the most sought after and the most popular Everest Base Camp Trek.
Lobuche East Peak Climbing is one of the adventure that you won’t regret. It’s less strenuous than climbing the tallest peaks. And when you make it to the top, the views are simply amazing.