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Lhotes Expedition

Lhotse Expedition
 
 
 
  • Overview
  • Duration: 40 Days
  • Group Size: 5/12 Pax
  • Trekking Duration: 9
  • Climbing Duration:19
  • Accommodation: Hotel, Lodge, Camp
  • Max Altitude:Lhotse , 8516 m
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This Lhotse expedition require a high level of climbing proficiency on steep, exposed and technical skill and altitude experience of 7000m, 5+ rock and Ice climbing experience, capable of 6/7 hour walk a day and for the Summit day 10/12 hours walk.

Excellent physical and mentally condition are required for this Expedition. Basic recommendation for the training with National mountaineering climbing institute or with professional mountain guide.

 

“Lhotse” which means south peak is part of the Everest massif. By virtue of it being 3 km south of Mount Everest, from which it is separated by the South Col, it is considered an independent mountain. It was first climbed by F. Luchsinger and E. Reiss in 1956. An impressive ring of three peaks make up p the Lhotse massif: Lhotse East or Middle, Lhotse and Lhotse Shar. The South Face of Lhotse is one of the largest mountain faces in the worlds. We attempt to climb the normal route to the tallest peak of the Lhotse massif.

Lhotse BC is located beside the Khumbu Glacier, same as Everest BC. The section during the climb which has been unanimously declared the most dangerous is the Khumbu Icefall.

The first successful ascent of the mountain was in 1956 by the Swiss on the west Face. The South face though attempted many times was successfully climbed on in 1984 by a Czech expedition. This beautiful massif also holds immense promise as it is little developed and offers fascinating opportunities.

ITINERARY

Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu, transfer to hotel
Hotel Royal Shingi on BB
Day 02: Kathmandu free day hotel Hotel Royal Singi on BB
Day 03: Kathmandu - Official formalities, hotel Hotel Royal Singi on BB
Day 04: Flight: Ktm-Lukla, Lodge on FB
Day 05: Trek to Phakding Lodge on FB
Day 06: Trek to Namche Lodge on FB
Day 07: Rest Day Namche Lodge on FB
Day 08: Trek to Tengboche Lodge on FB
Day 09: Trek to Pheriche Lodge on FB
Day 10: Trek to Lobuche Lodge on FB
Day 11: Trek to base camp Camp on FB
Day 12: Base Camp Set up & Preparation for climbing Camp on FB
Day 13-32: Climbing period of Mount Lhotse Camp on FB
Day 33: Withraw to base camp Camp on FB
Day 34: Base Camp to Lobuche Lodge on FB
Day 35: Trek to Tengboche Lodge on FB
Day 36: Trek to Namche Lodge on FB
Day 37: Trek to Lukla Lodge on FB
Day 38: Flight Lukla-Ktm, transfer to hotel Hotel Royal Singi on BB
Day 39: Kathmandu, Free Day, Hotel Hotel Royal Singi on BB
Day 40: Final Departure, transfer to Airport

 FULLSERVICES

  • Arrival & Departure Airport transfers
  • 5 nights in Kathmandu 4* Hotel Royal Singi on BB – Twin Sharing Room
  • Flight : KTM - Lukla - KTM with domestic Airport Tax
  • Expedition Cargo: KTM-Lukla-KTM
  • Expedition Permit, Ice Fall Route, Everest National Park & TIMS Permit,
  • Stool Shipment Transfer, Garbage Deposit Fees
  • Food 3 meals a day in Trekking & Base Camp for member & Staffs
  • 1 Government Liaison officer
  • 1 High Altitude Climbing Sherpa for 2 members
  • 1 Base Camp Cook and Kitchen Helper
  • 12 porters per member going up to Base Camp
  • 6 porters pe member return back from Base Camp
  • Above mentioned porter to carry members bags and food & equipments
  • All Nepali staffs Insurance/ wages and equipment allowance
  • Food & Accommodation from Lukla to Base Camp Lodge Trek as per progrm
  • 70 kgs per member for personal baggage
  • Foam Mattresses, Dinning/Kitchen//Toilet/Store Tent, Hot Shower Tent,
  • Tables & Chairs, All necessary Cooking gears,
  • 1 Solar Pannel/ Gas Heater for Base Camp
  • 2 High Altitude VE 25 North Face Tent for members & Sherpa
  • 1 Base Camp VE 25 North Face Tent per members
  • High Altitude food for member & staffs,
  • Epi gas, High Altitude Cooking Pot & Stove,
  • 2 bottle oxygnen with mask & Regulator for Medical Use
  • All necessary Climbing route equipments
  • International Air Cargo clearance & Government tax fee
  • Last Farewell Dinner with staff in Kathmandu
  • Lunch & Dinner in Kathmandu Hotel stay / Personal equipments
  • Insurance: Travel/Accident/Medical /emergency evacuation
  • Nepal Visa fee US$ 100 Per person for 90 days
  • Sherpa Summit Bonus US$ 900 & Climbing Bonus US$ 500 Per Sherpa
  • Emergency rescue evacuation cost if needed
  • All other personal nature expenses.

 

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