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Chhukung-Re peak climbing (5550m/18,208ft) - Spring 2023

Facts of the Trip

Highest access: (5550m/18,208ft)

First Ascent: 1932 Lhotse south team

Duration: 17 Days

Group Size: 02-15

Co-ordinates: 27°56'20''N/86°52'38''E

Location: Khumbu region

Country: Nepal

Airport: Kathmandu Airport

Departure From: Kathmandu Airport

Grade: east trekking peak

Accommodation: Tourist standard to five star as request

Meals: B/B plan in Kathmandu & B,L,D in during Driving and climbing period

Transportation: Car, Jeep, Flight

Best season: Spring (April, May) and autumn (October, November)

Major Activity: trekking/climbing

Include Activity: Rock scrambling

Culture: Sherpa and Tamang

Mode of Travel: Tea House

Climbing route: South(normal)

Himalayan sights: Lhotse, Pumori, Ama Dablam

Itinerary Details of Chhukung peak climbing

07 Apr/Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu airport, Transfer to request hotel accommodation in Kathmandu (1350M/4,430ft)

08 Apr/Day 02: Preparation and briefings at the departments of tourism. Last minute shopping.

09 Apr/Day 03: Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. Trek to Phakding (2650m/8,694ft) 4 hrs.Lodge accommodation

10 Apr/Day 04:Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m/11,286ft) 6hrs. Lodge accommodation

11 Apr/Day 05: Rest day for acclimatization.You will be hike to the famous Everest View Hotel (3800m/12487ft) 3hrs and catch a glimpse of Everest. After you can explore Hilary and Sherpa museum in Namche.In the evening they have a slide show program as well.

12 Apr/Day 06: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3850m/12,631ft) 5-6 hrs. Visit the Buddhist monastery. Lodge accommodation

13 Apr/Day 07: Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche (4350m/14271ft) 4hrs.Catch a glimpe of Mt. Ama Dablam and Mt. Lhotse. Lodge accommodation

14 Apr/Day 08: Acclimatization in Dingboche(4350m/14,271ft) 

15 Apr/Day 09: Trek from Dingboche to Chhukung (4730m/15,518ft) 3hrs. Lodge accommodation

16 Apr/Day 10-11:Climb to Chhukung-Re (5550m/18,208ft)-10hrs.Lodge accommodation

17 Apr/Day 12:Trek from Chhukung to Pangboche(3985m/13,074ft) 6hrs.Lodge accommodation

18 Apr/Day 13:Trek from Pangboche to Namche Bazaar (3440m/11,286ft) 05hrs. Lodge accommodation

19 Apr/Day 14:Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla(2840m/9,317ft) 7hrs.Lodge accommodation

20 Apr/Day 15:Fly 35mins from Lukla to Kathmandu (1350M/4,430ft) 35mins. Transfer to hotel

21 Apr/Day 16:Leisure day shopping in Kathmandu. Fair well celebration dinner with culture program in the Evening.

22 Apr/Day 17:Transfer to the airport for final departure