Trip Highlights
  • Cross the three incredible high passes; Amphulapcha, Zatrwa la and Kong ma la, and enjoy its rewards
  • Feel all the thrills of mountain climbing in different peaks within a single expedition
  • Discover the magnificent beauty of Khumbu
  • Enjoy the stunning view of mountains like Ama Dablam and Lhotse
  • Accumulate glorious memories lasting for a lifetime

Undertaking the challenge of climbing Khumbu three peaks, namely; Mera Peak 6,476m, Island Peak 6,189m and Lobuche East 6,145m is certain to become a glorious memory of a lifetime, the accomplishment of which is indeed a prideful moment. Summiting the three peaks of Khumbu within a single climbing journey, is indeed a dream come true for many adrenaline junkies and passionate nomads. This adventurous journey beginning from the Khumbu region is perfect for those who are confident with their fitness, dedication and a passion for attaining something new, fresh and challenging.

Dare to undertake the climbing adventure of a lifetime which takes you on top of the three most glorious peaks in the Khumbu region and passes 3 most amazing high passes of Khumbu and Hinku Valley.

Why is it considered as one of the challenging peaks to summit?

The 32 days climbing Khumbu three Peaks carries you all the way to the gracious valley of Khumbu filled with generous and cheerful people living in co-existence with nature’s incredible miracles. In the beginning, we will be following the Everest trails as per the Khumbu route map until we divert towards our separate climbing voyage to reach Mera Peak. Along the way, we will be acclimatizing on certain places as it is a must for this adventure in which altitude plays a major role and so does its risk. Similarly, we will be crossing the Zatrwa la Pass standing at an elevation of 4,620 meters which will further lead our way towards Khare from where we get even closer with our Mera Peak climbing adventure. With some glacial training, acclimatization and certain practices, we will begin summiting our very first climbing peak from the Mera Peak High Camp. Then after the successful summit, we get connected with Chamlang Rato Odar which will further lead us to our Island Peak climbing route. Along the journey, we will be encountered with the divine existence of Panch Pokhari. Surrounded with the magnificent views of mountains like Ama Dablam, Lhotse and others, we cross the incredible Amphulapcha Pass. Likewise, we begin the Island Peak climb from Island Peak Base Camp while enjoying the gorgeous sights of majestic landscapes, valleys and the Himalayas. After the summit of two amazing mountain peaks, we head for another accomplishment which is the Lobuche Peak climb. This climb will take us towards Lobuche town from Chhukung after crossing the incredible Kong ma la Pass situated at an elevation of 5,535 meters and then after various acclimatization processes and activities, head all the way to the High Camp. We will begin our Lobuche Peak summit from the High Camp in accordance with the weather. Upended on top of the Lobuche East is truly going to be magical.

After summiting all three peaks of Khumbu region in the flawless Khumbu climbing season, we will be inclining towards the end of our incredible trekking and climbing journey. We will return back to the start but with much more experiences and memories than what we had before. Tackling with all the patterns of weather in Khumbu, we accumulate glorious treasure of stories and confidence which is likely to last for a lifetime. If you are one of those adventurers, who are always seeking to fulfill your hunger for nature’s astounding rewards even when it comes with challenges, then this adventure is perfect for you.

You can contact us to know more about the climbing. We have mentioned all the available months and dates in the departure notes. According to your given time, month and date we can provide you Khumbu 3 Peaks climbing Itinerary. We will be replying within 24 hours of your inquiry.

Itinerary

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Today you will be arriving at airport, where our colleague will be waiting with your name tag at the airport. He or she will drop you to your where you'll be able to take a while to urge fresh. You can also go on a short strolls round the cozy streets of Kathmandu. Later within the evening, you'll be served a Nepali cooking with heat welcome. Subsequently we are going to have some discussions concerning the coming journey wherever you'll be able to suggest all of your queries and doubts.

  • Meals: Welcome Dinner
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

Today, after some preparation for the Khumbu three peaks mounting journey we will seize this second day chance to travel for looking at within the lovely town. Our guide can escort you around numerous sites providing you with all the vital details of the places. a number of the heritage sites noncommissioned within the world heritage list of United Nations agency embody Pashupatinath, Bouddhanath, Swayambhunath and a few different superb sites. Later, we'll have a visit making known session and that we are going to be staying long in Katmandu.

  • Meals: Breakfast with tea/coffee
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

Today, we will be grasping a first morning aircraft to Lukla from Kathmandu. It is indeed going to be a beautifully thrilling flight with rewards of mouth gasping scenarios. We will be flying for about forty five minutes before we land at the unique runway of Lukla airport. After landing, we will begin our trek to Chutanga which is situated at an elevation of 3,050 meters all the way from 2,860 meters.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Chutanga
  • Altitude: 3,050m

On the fourth day, we will be resting for acclimatization purpose at Chutanga. Since, we will be facing severe change in elevation in the upcoming days; acclimatization with a day’s break is a must. You can explore around the beautiful Chutanga today.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Chutanga
  • Altitude: 3,050m

After proper rest for acclimatization, we will extend our steps to reach Chhetra bu. We will have an early morning breakfast at Chutanga and then head for Chhetra bu which will brings us to an encounter of the amazing Zatrwa La Pass situated at an elevation of 4,610 meters. The ascent to cross the pass will rewards us with some amazing landscape views along with the glorious views of mountain peaks like Ama Dablam, Pumori and some others. After crossing Zatrwa La, we will be descending downwards to Thuli Kharka where we will be staying for the night at Thuli Kharka situated at an elevation of 4,300 meters.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Thuli Kharka
  • Altitude: 4,300m

From Thuli Kharka, we will be leaving for Gother situated at an elevation of 3,600 meters. We will head for Gothe after having an early morning breakfast at Thuli Kharka. We will be faced with various up and downs along the way while passing through many downhills with ascend towards the ridges.

We will be reaching Gothe after a short ascent from Hinku River valley. We will be staying overnight at Gothe.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Gothe
  • Altitude: 3,600m

On the seventh day, we head for tagnag which carries us towards the west of Hinku River. We will be leavng Kote or Mosom Kharka after having an early morning breakfast. We will be reaching for an elevation of 4,250 meters which will bring us with various encounters of gracious scenario of yaks grazing. We will be staying overnight at Tagnag.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Tagnag
  • Altitude: 4,250m

Today, we will be resting at Tagnag and stop our trekking activity for the day rather we can go for a hike to Kusum Kanguru which will give us some practice and strength for the upcoming climbing adventure.  

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Tagnag
  • Altitude: 4,250m

After taking proper rest at Tagnag, we move towards an elevation of 4900 meters where Khare is situated at. We will be moving alongside the beautiful Dig glacier and then cross a river which will lead us all the way towards the village of Khare. We will be staying in a tented camp for the night.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Khare
  • Altitude: 4900m

The tenth day is separated for training and practice purpose. We will be beginning our climbing practice by climbing the Mera Glacier and then the Mera La Pass. We will be practicing the use of gears and various techniques which will be required in our actual climbing. Then after completing the day’s training, we will be returning back to Khare for our overnight stay.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Khare
  • Altitude: 4900m

Today, we will be making our way towards Mera High Camp which is situated at an altitude of 5800 meters. We will be crossing the amazing Mera La Pass on our way towards the High Camp. We will certainly be using some of our gears using skills on as we cross the glacier with use of ropes and then descend down to the Mera La Pass. The amazing Mera La Pass will reward us with glorious views of Mt. Makalu, Mt. Kanchenjunga, Mt. Baruntse and some other amazing mountain peaks. After reaching the High Camp, our climbing team will settle all the necessary camping equipments for the Mera Peak summit in the following morning. We will stay in our tented Camp at Mera High Camp for the night.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Mera High Camp
  • Altitude: 5,410m, 5800m

Today, we will finally begin climbing the Mera Peak from the High Camp, very early in the morning as on the same day, we will be descending down to Mera La base Camp. Our professional climbing expert will lead the way and you will have to follow the instructions while the accomplishment is all yours to celebrate. It is indeed going to be a blissful moment to be standing on top of an elevation of 6,476 meters. We will be staying overnight at the Base camp.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Rato Odar
  • Altitude: 6,476m ,5100m

From Mera La Base camp, we start descending downwards to reach an elevation of 4,800 meters where Chamlang Base camp is situated at. Chamlang Base Camp will connect us with another peak climbing adventure which is the Island Peak climb. It is likely to take us about four to five hours to reach the Hongu Valley from the Mera La Base camp, a short descent from Hongu Valley will finally lead us to Chamlang Base Camp where we will be camping for the night.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Jor Pokhari

On the fourteenth day, we will head further towards Panch Pokhari which is formed of give holy lakes known for being sacred to the Hindu pilgrims. Today we will be walking along with the company of Mt. Baruntse and gorgeous encounters with magical waterfalls. We will be camping in a favorable spot around the lake and stay there for the night.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Kalo Pokhari

Today, we will be leaving Panch Pokhari after having an early morning breakfast in our camp. Then we will be heading for the Island Peak Base Camp which takes us a step further in reaching the Island peak. We will be making our way via Amphulapcha Pass which is situated at an elevation of 5,845 meters which will reward us with the glorious views of the landscapes and Himalayas like Ama Dablam. Though the day is a little challenging, it is enormously filled with nature’s amazing rewards.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Pancha Pokhari
  • Altitude: 5400m

Today with plenty of time, we will cross the high pass of Amphu Laptsa with an early start in the morning and then reach to the Island Peak Base Camp where we will be staying for the night. We will certainly get rewarded with the spectacular sight of the Lhotse south wall and the glorious Island peak along with the view of gracious Chhukung valley. We will continue the trek to the Island Peak Base Camp to relax and rest after a long walk. 

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Island Base Camp
  • Altitude: 5200m

From Island Peak, we will be heading for the High Camp which stands tall at an elevation of 5600 meters. Today’s walk is shorter in comparison to other days. It will only take us about two to three hours to get to the High Camp. After reaching there, we will settle our camp and the climbing team will settle all the climbing equipments which will be used in the next morning’s climb of Island Peak. We will be staying overnight at the High Camp.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: High Camp
  • Altitude: 5600m

On the seventeenth day, we will finally be summiting the Island Peak which will be undertaken very early in the morning from the High Camp by using the equipments which we settled a night before. Our climbing expert will instruct and lead your way. However, the accomplishment will solely be the outcome of your dedication, passion and energy. The rewards of the summit of Island Peak is enormous as we will gain the magical views of valleys, landscapes and astounding mountain peaks like Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Pumori and some other amazing snow capped peaks. On the same day, we will be heading back Chhukung for our overnight stay.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Chhukung
  • Altitude: 6189m, 4780m

Today, we will be crossing the Kong ma la pass situated at the height of 5,535 meters in order to reach Lobuche. We will be leaving Chhukung after an early morning breakfast and cross debris glacier along the way. It is likely to take us about six to seven hours to reach Lobuche where we will be staying for the night.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Lobuche
  • Altitude: 4,930m, 5,535 m

From Lobuche, we will be heading further towards Gorak Shep which takes us chasing a broad valley running parallel to the glacier of Khumbu. Facing various ascents and descents, we will make our way through the rocky trails which leads us all the way to Changri Nup Glacier. A short walk after that leads us to Gorak shep where we take a short rest before beginning our hike towards Kalapatthar. After enjoying the astounding views of the valleys, landscapes and Himalayas from Kalapatthar, we will head back to Gorakshep for our overnight stay.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Kalapatthar
  • Altitude: 5,643m

On the twenty-third day of our amazing adventure, we will be undertaking a tough challenge to head towards Everest base camp and return back to Gorak shep which is likely to take us about six to seven hours. Reaching for an elevation of 5,380 meter is indeed challenging but equally rewarding as well. Since we cannot camp and stay in the Base Camp, we will be making a return towards Gorak Shep for our overnight stay.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Gorak Shep
  • Altitude: 5,160m

Today, we will extend our trek all the way to Lobuche Base camp. We will be making our way through the beautiful town of Lobuche. We will leave Gorak Shep after having an early morning breakfast and extend a slow and steady step to not let the elevation take the best of us. We will be staying overnight in our camp at Lobuche Base Camp.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Lobuche Base Camp
  • Altitude: 4,865m

The twenty fifth day has been selected for acclimatization and resting purpose. We indeed have undertaken a long walk and there are still severe changes in the elevation which we will have to face in the coming days. So we need to take care of our health and be well known about all the possible health hazards due to climate and lack of rest.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Lobuche Base Camp
  • Altitude: 4,865m

In order to have some flexibility in our climbing adventure, this day has been separated. In case there are any occurrences of unforeseen events or circumstances like risky weather patterns and blockade of trails, we will have to use this day to create a break. However, if everything goes in an expected manner, then this day won’t be used.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Lobuche Base Camp
  • Altitude: 4,865m

On the twenty-seventh day, we head for the High Camp from Lobuche Peak Base Camp which will take us all the way to an elevation of 2600 meters. It will take us about three to four hours to get to the High Camp where we will be having an overnight stay after settling our camps. Our climbing team will settle all the other equipments for climbing.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: High Camp
  • Altitude: 5600 m

Finally, on the twenty-eight day, we will be summiting our third and final peak which is the Lobuche peak situated at an elevation of 6,119 meters. We will begin the climb very early in the morning to avoid any harsh weather conditions. Our climbing expert will lead the way and instruct you all throughout. This is the perfect opportunity to use every climbing skill you have learned in this amazing journey. Being on top of the Lobuche Peak is truly going to be mesmerizing yet magical. On the same day, we will be heading back to the Lobuche Base Camp where we will be staying for the night.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: base camp
  • Altitude: 4,865m

Today, after an early morning breakfast at Lobuche Base Camp, we will be descending down towards Pheriche which is situated at an elevation of 4,240 meters. We will be crossing the Khumbu Khola along the way through a bridge along the way to Pheriche. We will mostly be walking downhill today and rest at Pheriche for the night.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Pheriche
  • Altitude: 4,240m

On the thirtieth day of our amazing trekking and climbing journey, we will be reaching for Tengboche which is situated at an elevation of 3,875 meters. It will take us about six hours to reach Tengboche. After we reach there, we can use the remaining time by exploring Tengboche’s beautiful existence along with its monastery. We will be staying overnight at Tengboche.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Tengboche
  • Altitude: 3,875m

We are coming to the end of our trekking and climbing journey and this is certainly the second last day of our walking. Today we will be heading for the hustling and bustling town of Namche Bazaar and get back to the crowd. It will take us about five hours of walk to reach Monjo via Namche Bazaar . We will be having our lunch at Namche Bazaar and have an overnight stay at Monjo.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Monjo
  • Altitude: 2,835m

From the beautiful village of Monjo, we will be moving towards Lukla after an early morning breakfast. It will comparatively be an easy descent towards Lukla where we will be staying for the night. We can even conduct some celebrations for our glorious achievement while at Lukla.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Lukla
  • Altitude: 2,860 m

Today, we will be catching an early morning flight from Lukla to Kathmandu to avoid any sorts of harsh weather conditions. It is likely to be a forty-five minutes flight to Kathmandu.

However, sometimes the flight may be cancelled or delay due to unforeseen weather conditions. We request you to maintain your calm and remain flexible at times like that.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

The day has come to bid our goodbyes. It was indeed a marvelous experience with you. We will be looking forward to share more of these experiences. Until then, stay safe and sound.

Our team member will escort you all the way to the airport. See you!

  • Meals: Meals included: Breakfast with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

USEFUL INFORMATION

Experience Required:

In this climbing trip we need to climb three peaks so taking that in mind the climber should have extreme level of fitness and experience of climbing and mountain walking. The trip covers more than a month so the climber should be ready to face all the challenges that might occur during the climbing process.

Pre-Trip Meeting:

Before starting this climbing trip we plan a Pre-Trip meeting where all the details about Khumbu three peaks will be discussed thoroughly. You will be also introduced to our expert mountain climbing and other staff members.

Equipment Check List:

The first thing you should keep in your mind is that your trek bag should not weight more than 20 kilograms. We have listed some of important equipment that you will need to bring that is you will need to carry for your challenging trip.

Head:-

For the head protection: Sun hat or scarf - Light balaclava or warm fleece hat - Sunglasses with UV protection.

Lower Body: -

Under Garments - Hiking shorts - Lightweight cotton long pants - Light weight hiking thermal bottoms - Fleece or wool pants – Waterproof trekking trousers -

Feet: - lightweight thin inner socks - Thick, warm wool hiking socks - Hiking boots with spare laces - Camp shoes – Gaiters (optional)

Upper Body:-

As for the upper body’s shirts – Hiking and light weight thermal tops - Fleece jacket or pullover - Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional) - Waterproof shell jacket - Down vest and/or jacket - Base layer shirts - Warm jacket (down)*

Hands: - gloves that are Lightweight - Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer.

Climbing Equipment:-

Climbing Gears: - Crampons - Tape Slings - Ice Axe – Harness - Ice Hammer - Ice Screw - Screw-gate Karabiners – Eight Figure / Descender - Plastic Mountaineering Boots – Ascender / Jumar– Rope ( Main / Fix) - Snow-bar - Multi-Led Head Lamp

Accessories:-

Sleeping bag (comfort rated –10ºC)*- Sleeping bag liner - Head torch with spare bulbs and batteries - Small pad or combination.

Trekking Bags: - Large bag for keeping items dry inside trek bag, Daypack 250 to 30litres. - Thermarest sleeping pad - Water bottles - Water purification tablets.

Basic First Aid Kit: - Antiseptic cream, throat lozenges, diarrhoea treatment (Imodium), altitude (Diamox), painkillers, plasters and blister treatment, insect repellent, and re-hydration salts (Dioralite). Glucose tablets and multi-vitamin tablets are also a good idea.

Toiletries:- 1 medium sized quick drying towel - Tooth brush/paste - Multipurpose soap - Deodorants - Nail clippers - Face and body moisturizer - Feminine products - Small mirror - Wet wipes - toilet roll/Tissue Extras - Antibacterial hand wash

Luxuries - Binoculars - Reading book - Trip Map/Guide book - Trekking poles – Camera - Repair kit: needle, thread, duct tape.

A typical day:

For typical day it will be as usual, the morning tea will be served at 6.30 am from your Sherpa. After fresh up you will have your local breakfast and get ready for your adventurous trip to the Khumbu three peaks. You will walk continuously for more than three hours and stop for the lunch where we will for a while. After lunch we will continue our walk for another two or three hours, we won’t exceed to more than eight hours per day. Then we will stop for a overnight where you will have you dinner served and spend your peaceful night.

Accommodation:

There will not be lots of lodges while we are at the Khumbu 3 Peaks Climb, so Nepal nomad organizes only the lodges that are suitable for you but do not expect it would be good as they are situated in the rural area of Nepal. In spite of lack of facilities available you will definitely feel the essence of mountain life.

Insurance:

Nepal Nomad's booking terms & conditions of joining Khumbu 3 Peaks Climb includes that you must be fully insured with medical, emergency rescue evacuations including trip cancellation insurance which should cover over 3000m to 6000m.

Altitude Sickness:

Altitude sickness is also one of the major thing that needs to be considered. Taking care of those thoughts we've organized acclimatization day appropriate in step with the weather. The symptoms to grasp whether or not it's acute altitude sickness or not are headache, irregular respiration, nausea, fatigue and inflammation of fingers and glands. We’ve additionally organized medical facilities for that; however if it does not cures then we are going to move to or descend to lower altitude places for quick recovery.

Meals:

After starting the trip we will serve you breakfast lunch and dinner as usual on the lodge where you will be staying. We also provide you a meal as a farewell after reaching Kathmandu.