Trip Highlights
  • The best challenging trek in the Solukhumbu locale
  • Visit the Pikey Peak base camp which lies at the stature of 4,065m over the ocean level
  • Breathtaking views of Kanchenjunga, Makalu, Everest, Lhotse, Manaslu
  • lovely sunrise and sunset views and best views of Panoramic Mountain
  • The cordiality of novel Sherpa Culture
  • Explore antiquated temples and Monastery

Enjoy the Short adventure through Nepal’s most famous valley, the lower Khumbu, the entrance of Mt. Everest. This trekking offers lovely sunrise and sunset views alongside the partial views of mountain range.

Pikey Peak Trek is an intriguing voyage that takes you to the Solukhumbu locale of Nepal to respect the entrancing perspectives on mountains. Pikey Peak Trekking is considered to be the short trek around the lower Khumbu Region. This trekking offers lovely sunrise and sunset views over the transcending pinnacles of Everest region alongside the extraordinary experience of Sherpa culture and way of life. This trek is one of best slope top to see the all encompassing perspective including glance of Everest and more in Ramechap area of Nepal.

This 9 days Pikey Peak Trek is recently presented trekking course in Khumbu area which enables us to appreciate very close perspective on Everest and subordinate Khumbu locale alongside supernatural scenes. We will get a chance to see the most regarded Himalayan range in the World which incorporates mountains like Everest (8848m), Lhotse (8414m) and numerous other snow-shrouded tops. Being a newly presented trekking course, it gives the trekkers the off-beaten trail trekking experience. Aside from superb Himalayan perspectives, you will get chance to find one of a kind topography and the existence it bolsters. Pikey Peak Trek Itinerary is intended to limit the danger of Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS) by restricting the every day gain in elevation. The Pikey Peak trail course is secured with lavish timberlands of rhododendron, oak and pine. You will stroll through various towns roosted on edge tops encompassed by terraced fields. From Pikey peak, you will get the fantastic perspective on mountain tops –Everest, Makalu and Lhotse to the far west. The tea house settlement along the trekking course is straightforward and offers essential facilities. In this trail you can see the various perspectives and the spots like in transit you can found and visit the antiquated Buddhist Monastery of the Thupten Choling where you can appreciate the novel Sherpa culture. During the celebration season in the period of the August decontamination custom at the holy lakes are performed with the few significant shamans.

Our trek to Pikey Peak begins with a beautiful drive to Dhap Bazar from Kathmandu. In spite of the fact that this trail is as of late opened, it is one of the most favored decisions for the trekkers in light of the fact that the trail goes from the Lower Khumbu district. The district is known to give hypnotizing perspectives on Mt. Everest (8848m) and its neighboring pinnacles albeit arranged at a lower rise run. Considered as a standout amongst other short treks in dispute, the celebrated adventure prompts the Pikey Base Camp with the thick spread of rich Buddhist culture en route. The rich valleys, old cloisters, tremendous Mani dividers, delightful vegetation and rhododendron woods alongside the excellent nightfall and dawn sees are the significant attractions of this trekking course. We will climb up to the Thupten chholing Gompa which was established in the nineteenth century. The trail climbs tough along the Junbesi Khola to the Gompa. The Gompa offers top to bottom experiences into the way of life and strict legacy of the district. Pikey peak is popular for its quiet scenes, remarkable Sherpa culture, and excellent mountain sees. The trail pursues the less packed territories of Khumbu district, rhododendron backwoods and little towns. The peaceful scenes alongside the perspectives on Himalayan display offer an enchanted vibe which draws in large number of vacationers.

Our talented guide and doorman will go with you all through the trek and manage you with extra care. We will give you the best guesthouse and open sound nourishment. Make a route with the combination of excellent thick rhododendron timberland and move up through a whimsical way with your movement accomplice Nepal Nomad Team. You will be guaranteed with a fantastic involvement in us that you will always remember. Visit more often! Contact Us.

Itinerary

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Welcome to the capital of Nepal, Kathmandu. You may arrive at Kathmandu at any time, day or night. One of our office’s men will be waiting for you at the airport with the office vehicle and will take the responsibility to transfer you to your hotel. After your refreshment you will be picked from your hotel and driven to our office located to Thamel where the pre- trek briefing will be discussed, and you will be officially introduced to our trekking guide. We will explain you every details and the documents that will be needed so that we can organize permits required for your trek.

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

You'll begin the day with a long drive from Kathmandu to Dhap. he way pursues the Sunkoshi River which joins Tama Koshi River further ahead on our drive framing an enormous Koshi River until coming to Ghurmi. We will appreciate average Nepali nourishment and proceed with our drive along the thick rhododendron woods. We will pass various settlement zones before coming to Dhap Bazaar which will take around take 3 hours to reach. We will investigate the neighborhood bazaar and watch the way of life of the occupying individuals.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Dhap
  • Altitude: 1770m

Today we will proceed with a dusty street driving us to Sigane. Again the trail proceeds with the uneven streets to Jhapre. It is celebrated for uncommon vantage focuses to see the mountains dwelling in the northern area of the nation. We can unmistakably observe the Everest (8848m) and the Numbur Himal from here and we will likewise visit gompas and stupas in the town.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Jhapre
  • Altitude: 2920m

We will get up in the early morning to see the main brilliant beams of the sun falling on the silver covering of snow-topped mountains. Savoring the view, we will proceed with our trek along a dusty street for quite a while and afterward start strolling tough until coming to Bhulbule. From here, the trail gets steep and climbs through the rhododendron woods and little settlement regions of Lhamuje. The trail past Lhamuje opens out to uncover a field where we can see nibbling Yaks. We will cross a long Mani divider and move along the twisting street to Pikey Base Camp. We will visit the Yak Cheese Factory and can appreciate the brilliant perspectives on the grand mountains encompassing the valley.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Pikey Base camp
  • Altitude: 3640m

Beginning promptly toward the beginning of the day, you'll pursue a progressive trail to the summit, secured with supplication flags. The perspectives are amazing! On the off chance that the climate is clear, you'll be remunerated with all encompassing perspectives from Annapurna to Kanchenjunga. From the highest point of Pikey Peak, you'll pursue a ridgeline which begins level and afterward steepens as you enter the timberland to Jase Bhanjyang, where breakfast will pause. After breakfast, you'll proceed with your stroll down to Loding, which goes through some lofty segments in the backwoods. At Loding, you'll have several options for accommodation which are both basic and charming.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Loding
  • Altitude: 2525m

You'll begin the day by heading down the ridgeline for breakfast at Jase Bhanjyang. Leaving there, there are a couple of alternatives for the drop to Junbesi. The in all probability is a staggering alternate way trail that leaves the edge not long after Jase and slides steeply through breathtaking old development woodland to Taktor. This way meets the Everest Base Camp trail originating from Jiri. The tea houses from here are somewhat more created, and you're probably going to meet a couple of different sightseers for the first time. From Taktor, it is several hours on a flawless trail to Junbesi. Junbesi is a customary Sherpa town sitting at an elevation of 2675 m/8776 ft, and is the support of Sherpa culture and design. The Sherpas consider the Solukhumbu a consecrated valley. In this remote piece of Nepal that fringes Tibet, Buddhism prospers and there are various Buddhist religious communities en route.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Thubtenchoeling Monastery

Today we will pursue the plunging dusty trail along the Junbesi Khola until arriving at a steel suspension connect. On intersection the scaffold we will reach Beni Ghat. We will proceed with our stroll along the trail loaded up with beautiful joys before coming to Phaplu. We can investigate the region as we say goodbye to the Rolwaling district.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Phaplu
  • Altitude: 2960m

Today, leave the primary trekking course again and bring a wonderful way down to Phaplu through the timberland. There's likewise the choice of climbing up to Chiwong Gompa, roosted high on a bluff sitting above the valley. This religious community was established in 1923 and has wonderful festivals for the Mani Rimdu celebration in fall. Proceed down into Phaplu and commend the finish of an extraordinary trek at your comfortable tea house.

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

Make the most of your last minutes in Kathmandu with breakfast in a bistro, a last walk around the thin rear entryways and temples, and some last keepsake shopping. A driver will hang tight for you at your lodging to take you to the air terminal for your arrival flight home.

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

What's Included

  • 1 night's accommodations in Kathmandu on BB plan.
  • Everything on meals as specified for trek (breakfast, lunch, dinner).
  • All internal local transport as per the itinerary.
  • Internal l flights from Phalpu-Kathmandu for client and Trek Leader.
  • National Park entrance fees, trekking permits accommodation in twin sharing local basis lodges or best available places for accommodations, trek leader and porters-salary, insurance, food, accommodations and other allowances included in trekking arrangements.
  • Basic first aid, Trek bag kit carried by your leader.
  • None of the single supplement is required in Kathmandu or in the mountain.
  • Arrival Airport Pick and departure Drop.
  • Food (Kathmandu) - lunch and dinner, International flights from your home to home.
  • Airport Taxes, car, taxi or van, Visa fees.
  • Medical examination (if required) and vaccination costs.
  • Own Expenditure(Personal) , .all bar bills, laundry, telephone calls, hot shower in the mountain, mineral water, sweet deserts, we recommend bringing .water purifier and neutralizer tabulates to reduce your cost of traveling and to become responsible traveler.
  • Drinks or meals except 3 meals or not specified in the itinerary, Personal clothing and equipment, Travel insurance, Optional trips. Tipping in general for trek crew (driver, Trek leader and porter-tipping is not mandatory but expected).
  • Charges sustained as a result of delays beyond Nepal Nomad's control. Anything not specified in the Cost Includes section.

DEPARTURE DATES & PRICE

Trip DatesAvailabilityPrice  
28 Feb, 2020 - 07 Mar, 2020AvailableUS$1300

USEFUL INFORMATION

Experience Required:

A good level of fitness and experience of mountain walking is required for the Pikey Peak trekking. These treks will have some more difficult days, some of which may involve walking at increased altitudes and more difficult terrain. Occasionally, there may be a longer day when negotiating the more challenging sections such as a mountain pass or viewing peak.

Pre-Trip Meeting:

Prior to set off to Pikey Peak trekking, we host a Pre-Trip meeting here in Kathmandu office on the 1st day of your itinerary which starts in the evening during the dinner and introduce your trek Leader. It is an opportunity for individuals to ask questions about your Pikey peak trekking as well as introduce yourself to one another.

Equipment Check List:

The specified basic equipments check lists should help you with your packing. Remember to keep the weight of your equipment to a minimum. At the start of the trek your packed trek bag should not weigh more than 20 kg.

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.

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:

At 6.30 am your Sherpa knocks on your door with a cup of good morning tea. Time for the Breakfast, tight up your bag pack and head off for today's trekking hiking for the next three to four hours then at pleasant spot we shall stop for an hour along the way for a well-prepared hot lunch. Later, a walk another three hours or so before you stop for the over night. The evening can be spent reading or chatting with your fellow hikers or trekking crew about the trip of the day. An asset can be pack of games to these nights; your trekking crew love teaching various Nepali card games and learning new Western games. Eventually, it's time to bed for a well deserved night.

Accommodation:

While at the Pikey Peak trekking, lodging options are limited so please do not expect the Ritz! Nepal Nomad utilizes simplistic family run lodges, with a large sociable central dining area and a cozy chimney burning fire. Lodges are on a twin share basis and we recommend you use your own sleeping bag. Accommodations in the Everest circuit trekking tend to have shared bathroom facilities and you may not always have access to a shower. Regardless of the lack of facilities, these lodges certainly have a rustic charm, most are blessed with spectacular views and being family run operations, they offer a great insight into the daily life of the Mountain people.

Insurance:

Nepal Nomad's booking terms & conditions of joining Pikey peak trekking 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:

Itinerary of the Pikey peak trekking is designed to ensure that there is plenty of times for adequate occurs as a result of acclimatization and cases of mountain sickness are rare. The common Symptoms are headaches, nausea, irregular breathing, insomnia and the swelling of fingers and glands. Medical Treatment is to descend to a lower altitude as quickly as possible which normally results in rapid improvement and recovery.

Meals:

On Pikey peak trekking, three meals on full board basis will be provided (Nepali, Sherpa, and Tibetan, Continental, Italian, Chinese and Indian cousins). Every day dinner and breakfast will be placed and taken in the same lodge you spend over night but Lunch will be taken on your way to next village. Farewell dinner, breakfast and reception will be provided in Kathmandu.

FAQs

Pikey Peak Trekking is regarded as one of the moderate treks in the Everest region. Similarly, the walks won’t last for more than eight hours a day which means 8 hour is the maximum time limit for a day’s trek and normally 5-6 hours of walk is carried out in each day with challenges in accordance to the route and weather.

Of course! Your shoes are what lead you all throughout the route and walking with the support of good shoes will provide you the best trekking experience.

What’s more? Remember quality socks. Glad feet equivalent an upbeat trekker, so search out an open air and gear store that will assist you in getting admirably fitted, reasonable, tough and agreeable shoes that will last until the end over the long haul.

We don't have an itemized preparing program as it is hard to prescribe a general program that applies to everybody. The preparation you ought to do as per your plan for the Pikey Peak Trekking relies upon your present degree of wellness and any physical ailments.

Every person is prone to altitude sickness in a way or another, while the only difference can be the physical fitness and immunity in accordance to different individuals. Through our several experiences, we've discovered that including carefully coordinated acclimatization days into the trek, has helped trekker’s adjust with climate and heights pretty easily in comparison to those treks done in the absence of acclimatization days.

However, the common Symptoms of altitude sickness are headaches, nausea, irregular breathing, insomnia and the swelling of fingers and glands. Medical Treatment is to descend to a lower altitude as quickly as possible which normally results in rapid improvement and recovery.

A few housing have charging stations accessible for little electronic gadgets, for example, mobile phones, cameras and battery packs, however will frequently come at an extra expense.

The best time for Pikey Peak Trekking is autumn (September to late November) and spring (March to May). As these seasons are the time where we will get amazing views and the temperatures will also get hotter which will be good for Pikey Peak Trekking. But winter and monsoon trekking can also be done with extra preparations.

No, you do not get to stay at Pikey Peak Base Camp for overnight as it doesn’t have proper facilities and thus, has not been permitted. Rather, you remain at Loading where you stroll into base camp for a day trip.

Yes, you can safely leave your any excess gears in your Kathmandu accommodation

Dress Simple. For the individuals who wish to wear shorts, ensure the shorts spread your knees. For those that are agreeable in stockings, have a long top over them. Keep in mind; we are visitors going through these towns. Neighborhood individuals may feel humiliated, for them and for you, in the event that you dress inappropriately.

There are various stores where you can trade cash directly down the road in Thamel. You can exchange Nepalese rupees from five to one thousand. There are likewise ATMs accessible for use in fundamental urban areas including Kathmandu, Pokhara and Namche; be that as it may, ATM expenses are pertinent, which might be in extra to what your card or bank supplier may charge.