Mt.Lhotse Expedition

Mt.Lhotse Expedition

Mt. Lhotse expedition is popular expedition in Nepal. Lhotse expedition take take to you near to the Mt. Everest expedition zone. Mt.Lhotse 8516m is the fourth highest mountain in the world. Its long east-west crest is located immediately south of Mount Everest, and the summits of the two mountains are connected by the South Col, a vertical ridge that never drops below 8,000 meters. For the Mount Lhotse expedition best Climbing Months April, May, late September, October but we Himalaya Journey Trekking arrange around the year as per mountaineers  demand except the winter season January , February. Location: Latitude: 27.57.45 - Longitude: 86.56.03.Mt Lhotse (8,516m / 27,940ft) located in the South of Everest massif, separated by the South col, Lhotse peak is the fourth highest mountain in the world. The Swiss were the first to climb Mount Lhotse expedition in 1956 on the West face, whereas by the Czech on the South face in 1984. Though Lhotse shar, Middle Lhotse east makes the Lhotse massif, but we climb the highest peak of the Mt.Lhotse massif via the normal route. Beginning mt.Lhotse expedition after a panoramic flight to Lukla, following the classis Everest base camp trekking route, we will set up base camp on same as Everest Base camp, after our strong team /climbing guide of sherpas set up various camps, whereas members have the chance to up and down acclimatizing and on a favorable day we attempt to climb this impressive mountaineering in Nepal.

Mt. Lhotse expedition  itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu 1334m, transfer to hotel. Mt. Lhotse expedition briefing with official arrangements. overnight at Kathmandu hotel

Day 02: Kathmandu. Briefing and shopping.

Day 03: After breakfast, HJT  tour guide will take to for historical monuments sightseeing in kathmandu valley such as Boudhhanath: visit Bodhnath Stupa, one of the biggest Buddhist shrines in the world, where we observe Buddhist monks in prayer in the monasteries surrounding the stupa than visitPashupatinath: the most famous Hindu temple in the country, located on the banks of the holy Bagmati River. Here you see Hindu holy men (sadhus) meditating, pilgrims bathing and occasionally funeral pyres burning on the ghats. Kathmandu durbar square: you will enjoy with different Hindus Temple , Goddes Kumari, legend of kathmadu valley and prepare for the Lhotse expedition. Overnight at kathmandu.

Day 04: Fly to Lukla (2800m) and trek to Phakding (2640m). Overnight at.

Day 05: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3446m). Overnight in lodge.

Day 06: Trek to Khumjung (3790m).

Day 07: Khumjung, acclimatization day.

Day 08: Trek Tengboche Monastery (3867m). Overnight in lodge.

Day 09: Trek to Pheriche. Overnight in lodge.

Day 10: Trek to Lobuche (4900m).

Day 11: Lhotse base camp.

Day 12-47: Mt. Lhotse Climbing Period.

Day 48: Cleaning up Base Camp..

Day 49: Trek to Pheriche. Overnight in lodge.

Day 50: Trek to Khumjung.

Day 51: Trek to Phakding

Day 52: Trek to Lukla. Overnight in lodge.

Day 53: Fly to Kathmandu. Transfer to your hotel.

Day 54: After breakfast, Relaxing  / shopping with your own activities and in the evening farewell dinner in Nepalese restaurant. overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 55: After breakfast, Relaxing/shopping with own activities ,Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition’s representative will drop to Kathmandu international airport for onward destination.

Trip Cost: USD $24,500 Per person

Service includes:-

  • All land transportation by Car, Van, Hiace or, tourist Bus (Airport/Hotel/Airport, expedition pick up & drop).
  • 6 Nights Hotel accommodations in Kathmandu at 3 star Hotel on Bed & Breakfast plan (before and after the expedition). 
  • 6 Nights Hotel accommodations in Kathmandu at 3 star Hotel on Bed & Breakfast plan (before and after the expedition). 
  • Schedule flight KTM/Lukla/KTM for member, Liaison officer & Expedition staffs.
  • Transport of food supply and expedition equipments to Base Camp & back.
  • Full board in lodges during trekking to base camp & back.
  • All kitchen tent, store tent, dining tents, toilet tent, table, chairs & cooking utensils for BC.
  • Base Camp single sleeping tent & Mattress for each member, BC staffs & Liaison officer.
  • Food and fuel at Base Camp.
  • Service of cook and kitchen boy at Base Camp.
  • Service of Government Liaison officer.
  • 4 Oxygen bottles per member with mask and regulator for expedition use (Poisk Oxygen System).
  • 2 Oxygen for climbing Sherpa.
  • Equipments allowance, wages of cook, kitchen boy and Liaison officer.
  • Insurance of cook, kitchen boy, Liaison officer and porters.
  • Mt. Lhotse expedition permit 
  • Khumbu Ice Fall route fee.
  • Sagarmatha National Park entrance fee.
  • 1 high altitude Sherpa per climber to carry all food & gear to higher camps. Also assist the member during climb & summit attempt.
  • Common climbing equipment such as ropes, ice screws, ice bar, pitons, etc.
  • High altitude food.
  • High altitude fuel.
  • High altitude tents.
  • Per Person 60 KG. Expedition equipment's luggage or, barrels allowed for expedition till Base Camp.
  • Per Person 40 KG. Expedition equipment's luggage or, barrels is allowed for returned to Kathmandu.
  • 2 Expedition duffel bag or, Barrel for each member.
  • Generator or, Solar panel at Base Camp for light and charging.
  • Sat Phone available at Base Camp, but nominal charge for use.
  • Emergency medical oxygen at Base Camp.
  • Visa extension fee.
  • Agency service charge.

Service Exclude:

  • International airfare from/to your country.
  • Nepal entry visa fee (can be obtained at the airport upon arrival).
  • Lunch and dinner during your stay in Kathmandu.
  • Hotel after 6 night stay in Kathmandu. Itinerary A
  • Hotel after 5 night stay in Kathmandu. Itinerary B
  • Personal climbing gear and equipment above Base Camp.
  • Applicable permit fees and customs charges, etc. for SAT phone, Walkie-Talkies, Communication equipment & commercial filming.
  • Personal insurance such as travel, accident, medical, emergency evacuation and lost luggage.
  • Applicable permit fees and customs charges and commercial filming.
  • Expenses of personal nature such as drinks, laundry, postage, telephone etc.
  • Tips and bonuses.
  • Garbage deposit fee.

Summit Bonus: Camp 8300m. = USD 1000 & over 8300m. to summit= USD 500 = 1500 USD extra payable for climbing Sherpa on the spot.

 

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