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Kyajori Peak Climbing is a least explored and a beautiful expedition route of the Everest Region. The trail to the peak follows the old classic trekking route of EBC to Namche, from where the route slightly changes to Kyajo Ri base camp. This is a high altitude expedition where the height reaches upto 6,186 meters at Kyajori Summit. This is a great opportunity for the nature enthusiasts to explore the unexplored part of Everest region where one gets to enjoy the exquisite views of Mount Everest, Mount Lhotse, AmaDablam and many other peaks in the Everest ranges. This expedition is also a good chance to get the experience of mountain climbing before embarking on other bigger adventures to the higher mountains. Nepal is a country with a lot to offer, it is up to all of you nature enthusiasts to pick the best one up and head off to a great adventure.
This is a less popular expedition among the adventure enthusiast, but it might just be the best for you if you’re looking to head off to more isolated regions. Many of the places have been highly commercialized in Nepal and in the right season even Everest is packed with many climbers. So choose your climbing wisely before setting off to these mountainous adventures. Here, you’ll also get an opportunity to meet many other adventure enthusiasts along the way and wonderful villagers who will be very happy to serve you as their guests. You’ll walk along many high suspension bridges and banks of Dudhkoshi River which will provide you the sense of adrenaline rushing through your body. The breathtaking Mountain Views and Unique Landscape of the region are just one of the many highlights of this Kyajori Peak Climbing.
As the altitude goes above 6,000 meters during the Kyajori Peak Climbing, climbers need to be in a very good physical shape before embarking on the journey. Basic to Medium physical exercises are recommended to all the travellers 3-4 months prior to the expedition. There will be some hardships along the way but the trek surely will be worth it as you taste the authentic local foods and beverages along with the spectacular sceneries.
The trek begins with a short sightseeing of UNESCO world heritage sites in Kathmandu and then a flight to Lukla, one of the most thrilling airports in the world. We head to Phakding from Lukla and stay for the night with a belly full of local foods and beverages. We head to Namche Bazaar the next day, which will be around 5 to 6 hours of walk. After a long and tiring day we stay a warm lodge at Namche and take a good night’s sleep with an exciting day ahead tomorrow. The fourth day we stay at Namche to acclimatize and the following day we continue our journey to Mende and onwards to Kyajori Base Camp. The next day we head to Camp I, and the following day we end up in Camp II which will be the last destination before we reach the Summit. After clicking amazing pictures and enjoying the lovely sceneries we head back to Lukla via the same route up and take the stunning flight back to Kathmandu, which will mark the end to this stunning Kyajori Peak Climbing.
Outline ItineraryDay 01:Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02:Sightseeing around Kathmandu Valley and Trek preparations
Day 03:Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2,651m/8,700ft) 3 - 4 hours
Day 04:Trek from Phakding to Namche (3,438m/11,280ft) 5-6 hours
Day 05:Acclimatization Day in Namche Bazaar
Day 06:Trek from Namche to Mende( 3,736m/12,255ft) 5-6 hours
Day 07:Trek from Mende to Kyajo Ri Base Camp (4,550m/14,929ft) - 5 to 6 hours
Day 08:Rest day at Kyajo Ri Base Camp (4,550m/14,929ft)
Day 09:Kyajo Ri Base Camp to Camp I (5,200m/17,061ft) - 4 to 5 hours
Day 10:Acclimatization and rest at Camp I (5,200m/17,061ft)
Day 11:From Camp I to II, 4 to 5 hours
Day 12:Summit Day and Back to Camp II (6,186m/20,296ft) - 8 to 9 hours
Day 13:Trek back to Kyajo Ri Base Camp (4,550m/14,929ft) - 5 to 6 hours
Day 14:Trek from Kyajo Rii to Namche Bazaar (3,438m/11,280ft) 5-6 hours
Day 15:Trek from Namche to Lukla (2,800m/9,186ft) 6-7 hours
Day 16: Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu : 35min.
Day 17:Final Departure
- 1 hour trekkers massage / Yoga after the trip completion.
- 3 star accommodations in Kathmandu
- 5 Hot showers (Attached bathroom) on a trek
- A porter and his entire expenses.
- Airport pickup and drop facility.
- All meals included
- All necessary paperwork and trekking permits (National Park Permit, TIMS)
- Climbing permit
- Company duffel bag, t-shirt, and trekking map.
- Down jackets and sleeping bags (provided upon request).
- First aid medical kit
- Fresh seasonal fruits after the dinner (while on the trek).
- Full day guided city tour in Kathmandu (Day 2) by a private vehicle.
- Good quality tents and kitchen utensils for camping
- Insurance of guide and porter.
- Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu flight tickets
- Lodge expenses during the trek.
- Professional Sherpa climbing guide
- Sherpa staffs (guides, porters, cook etc. )
- Transportation's in a private vehicle
- Welcome and farewell dinner at one of the finest Nepalese Restaurant with traditional ethnic music and dance.
- Airfare for international flights.
- Cost for additional trips.
- Extra night accommodations in case of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the trip(due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
- Meals in the city except for breakfast and other mentioned special dinner.
- Nepal arrival visa.
- Personal climbing gears
- Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.)
- Services not specifically stated in the itinerary
- Tipping to staffs (as an appreciation).
- Travel insurance which covers emergency rescue and evacuation.
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Arrival in Kathmandu
Upon your arrival at the Kathmandu airport, you will be greeted by our airport representative and transferred to your 3-star level hotel in a private tourist vehicle. You will spend the night at the hotel and enjoy a dinner.
Sightseeing around Kathmandu Valley and Trek preparations
After having morning breakfast we’ll go to have a short sightseeing of major UNESCO listed world heritage sites in Kathmandu. Then we’ll have a short briefing session and you can start preparing for the trek.
Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2,651m/8,700ft) 3 - 4 hours
You will board a flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. After arriving in Lukla, we will begin our trek by hiking up to Phakding. Along the way, we will pass through several villages and trek through rhododendron forests.
Trek from Phakding to Namche (3,438m/11,280ft) 5-6 hours
As we trek, we will follow the trail through a pine forest and cross the Dudh Koshi River. Then, we will reach the entrance to the Everest National Park. Continuing on, we will arrive at Namche Bazaar, a renowned Sherpa village. From Namche Bazaar, we will have the opportunity to catch a glimpse of Mount Everest and Mount Lhotse. We will spend the night in Namche Bazaar.
Acclimatization Day in Namche Bazaar
We spend one day in Namche Bazaar to acclimatize to the high altitude. The main market area offers a glimpse into traditional Sherpa culture, with local tea houses, restaurants, shops, and trading areas to explore. Optional hikes to Sagarmatha National Park provide stunning views of Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, and other peaks, as well as the chance to spot rare flora and fauna. We retire to a hotel in Namche Bazaar for a good night's sleep.
Trek from Namche to Mende (3736m/12255ft)5-6 hours trek
After a day of rest and exploration in Namche Bazaar, we continue our journey by following the western trail that leads up the Bhote Khosi Valley, which was once a busy trade route to Tibet. Along the way, we'll be treated to stunning views of Kwangde Peak on our left and pass by beautiful cascading waterfalls. We'll trek through lush rhododendron forests and take a right turn just before reaching Thamo village. A steep ascent lasting about an hour will lead us to the quaint hamlet of Mende, where we'll spend the night.
Trek from Mende to Kyajo Ri Base Camp (4,550m/14,929ft) - 5 to 6 hours
Today we start from the beautiful village of Mende and head towards Kyajori Base Camp. You can explore the surroundings in the evening while you wait for the exciting day ahead.
Rest day at Kyajo Ri Base Camp (4,550m/14,929ft)
Today is the Acclimatization day as we’ll be reaching very high altitude region. You can explore the Base Camp and take rest as we’ll be heading towards even higher altitude tomorrow.
Kyajo Ri Base Camp to Camp I (5,200m/17,061ft) - 4 to 5 hours
After enjoying a well-deserved day of rest at Base Camp, we resume our uphill trek to even higher altitudes. Our path takes us over grassy spurs and boulders, and then onto a steep rocky trail that leads us to an excellent camping site at 5,200 meters. This is where we'll set up our first camp, surrounded by stunning views of Kyajo Ri Peak and pristine glacial lakes. We'll spend the night at Camp I before continuing our ascent to even higher elevations.
Acclimatization and rest at Camp I (5,200m/17,061ft)
Taking another day's rest for acclimatization is crucial to ensure a successful summit climb and avoid any mental or physical sickness that may result from altitude sickness. Today, we will remain at Camp I and take part in some gentle hikes that offer excellent opportunities for acclimatization while taking in the breathtaking views of the surrounding high peaks. Our team will conduct health checks and make sure that all our climbing equipment is in top condition for a successful ascent of Kyajo Ri Peak.
From Camp I to II, (5700m/18,700ft) 4 to 5 hours
Following a successful acclimatization day at Camp I, we continue our journey to even higher altitudes. Today's climb involves technical sections over rocks and glaciers, which will require us to use fixed ropes and crampons. After several hours of strenuous ascent, we will arrive at a great camping spot located near a large glacial lake at an elevation of 5,700 meters. Upon reaching our campsite, our skilled Sherpa crew will swiftly set up camp and begin preparing for the final summit climb, which is scheduled for the following day.
Summit Day and Back to Camp II (6,186m/20,296ft) - 8 to 9 hours
Today is the day we've all been eagerly anticipating - the final climb to the summit of Kyajo Ri Peak. With our gear properly packed and our bodies acclimatized to the high altitude, we set out early in the morning with the goal of reaching the summit before noon. The strong winds that typically pick up in the afternoon can pose a significant obstacle, making it difficult or even impossible to reach the summit.
Under the guidance of our experienced climbing experts, we navigate through several challenging technical sections and make our way towards the sharp peak of Kyajo Ri. Our strenuous climb is rewarded with breathtaking panoramic views of the world's most towering mountains, including Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Baruntse, Ama Dablam, and other high peaks in the surrounding area. We take a brief moment to savor our achievement before beginning our descent along the same route and returning to Camp II.
Trek back to Kyajo Ri Base Camp (4,550m/14,929ft) - 5 to 6 hours
We head back to Kyajo Ri and stay there for the night as we’ll be descending back to Namche tomorrow
Trek from Kyajo Ri Base Camp to Namche Bazaar(3,438m/11,280ft) 5-6 hours
Today we’ll descend back to Namche Bazaar. You can enjoy the local foods and beverages of Namche and also enjoy the local culture during your stay.
Trek from Namche to Lukla : 6-7 hours
We take a rocky trail downhill towards the Dudh Koshi River, crossing it and heading to Lukla via Monjo (Sagarmatha National Park entry and exit point). We walk downhill, crossing a suspension bridge over Bhote Koshi river, and continue to Phakding. From there, we ascend the trail until we reach Lukla. We rest our weary bodies and spend the night in a lodge.
Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu: 35min.
We take a flight back to Kathmandu and upon arrival, have the option to explore the city and do some souvenir shopping. We organize a farewell dinner to celebrate the successful completion of the trek and exchange final greetings and wishes as you prepare for your final departure.
Today is the final day of your Kyajori Peak Climbing, and we prepare for our departure. We provide transportation to drop you off at the Tribhuvan International Airport. We exchange final farewells and hope to see each other again in the future. We wish you a pleasant journey and have a safe flight!!!.
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