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Kongde Peak Climbing (6011m/19,721ft.) - Autumn 2023

Facts of the Trip

Highest access: 6,011m / 19,721ft

First Ascent: First summitted in 1975

Duration: 17 Days

Group Size: 01-10 Person

Co-ordinates: 27°48'01''N, 86°38'02''E

Location: Khumbu Region

Country: Nepal

Airport: Kathmandu, Nepal

Departure From: Kathmandu (KTM)

Grade: AD. Assez Difficile

Accommodation: Tourist standard to Five star as request

Meals: B/B plan in Kathmandu and Full board accommodation during the climbing

Transportation: Car, Jeep, Flight

Best season: Spring (March-May) and autumn (September-November)

Major Activity: Trekking/Mountaineering

Include Activity: Scenic mountain flight to Lukla

Culture: Sherpa, Tamang

Mode of Travel: Teahouse/Camping

Climbing route: Southeast, Northwest

Himalayan sights: Everest, Lhotse, Thamserku

Itinerary Details of Kongde peak (6011m/19721ft.) climbing -North West Route

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

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

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

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

05 Oct/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.

06 Oct/Day 06: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Thame (3820m/12,533t) 5-6 hrs. Lodge accommodation

07 Oct/Day 07: Trek from Thame to Kwangde base camp (4700m/15420ft.)- 05hrs  overnight at tent camp

08 Oct/Day 08: Rest/acclimatization day base camp.

09 Oct/Day 09: trek from base camp to high camp (5400m/17716ft.)-05hrs climbing

10 Oct/Day 10: rest and acclimatization day before summit (5400m/17716ft.)

11Oct/Day 11: Summit day Kwangde (6011m/19721ft.) and return to base camp

12 Oct/Day 12: Trek from Base camp to Thame(3820m /12533ft.); 05 hrs, tea house accommodation

13 Oct/Day 13: Trek from Thame to manjo(2820m/9252ft.); 07hrs, lodge accommodation

14 Oct/Day 14: Trek from  Manjo to Lukla(2840m/9,317ft) 7hrs.Lodge accommodation

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

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

17 Oct/Day 17: Transfer to the airport for final departure