Amphu Lapcha Pass Trekking - 26 Days

Duration: 26 Days     
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: moderate / strenous
  • Trip Style: Trekking, Culture Tours
  • Transport: As Itinerary
  • Group Size: 2 +
  • Max Elevation: 5800m
  • Type of Trek: Camping
  • Mode of travel: Land Transportation / Flight
  • Best Month: Oct - Dec, March - May

Amphu lapcha pass trekking including Mera peak and Island peak climbing is the challenging adventure trekking trip in Nepal Himalaya region. Since Amphulapcha pass trekking trail has been open Green Valley Nepal Treks operate numerous groups of trekker with memorable experience already. Amphulapcha pass trekking required the use of technical climbing equipment and trekkers must be skilled in the use of this and be prepared. Amphulapcha pass trekking holds the views of east Himalayas of Nepal and hearty scenery of lakes Hongu valley. Amphulapacha pass trekking offers marvelous Himalayan scenery including the Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse , Mt. Amadablam , Mt. Makalu , Mt. Baruntse , Mt. Thamserku, Mt. KusumKhangaru and other Nepal trekking peak.

AmphuLapcha Pass Trekking start with spectacular mountain flight to Lukla from Kathmandu, AmphuLapcha pass trek will start southeast from Lukla. We will walk along a high rocky ridge through dense forests and across several streams before reaching the pass that will take us from the Khumbu into the Hinku Valley. Trekking and camping in this wild land of abundant rhododendron and Himalayan pine forests is really an impressive experience. At Tangnag, we will rest and explore the huge moraine and the beautiful glacial lake north of the village. We will have the option to climb MeraPeak.We will continue north through the uninhabited Hunku Valley with constant views of magnificent mountains. After several days camping beside the lovely lakes Dudh and PanchPokhare we'll climb over AmphuLapcha (5778m). We will make our way to Dingboche, then Lobuche and along the moraine to the base of Kalapater (5544m). You will have the option of climbing this "Black Rock"- Kala pattar for a panoramic view of some of the world's highest mountains. As we make our way back to Lukla via Namche Bazaar and Phakding, you will have completed one of the more demanding trekking routes in Nepal.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Kathmandu Arrival [1,300 m / 4,264 ft].
  • Day 2Kathmandu Sightseeing and Trip Preparation.
  • Day 3Fly to Lukla and Trek to Puiya (Chutok) [2,730m/8,954ft]: 3-4 hrs
  • Day 4Paiya to Pangkongama[2,850m/93,48ft]: 5-6 hrs.
  • Day 5Pangkoma to Nigmsa(Shibuche) [2,745m/90,003ft]: 4-5 hrs
  • Day 6Nigmsa (Shibuche) to Chhatra Khola [3,150m/10,332ft]: 7-8 hours.
  • Day 7Chhatra Khola to Kothe [3,600m/11,808ft]: 6-7 hrs.
  • Day 8Kothe to Tangnang [4,350m/14,270ft]: 3-4 hrs.
  • Day 9Acclimatization day in Tangnang.
  • Day 10Tangnang to Khare [5,045m/16,486ft]: 2-3 hrs.
  • Day 11Khare to Mera Base Camp [5,300m/17,384ft]: 3-4 hrs.
  • Day 12Khare to High camp [5,780m/18,958ft]: 4-5 hrs.
  • Day 13Mera High camp to Mera Peak Summit [6,461m/21,190ft] to Kongma Dingma [4,850m/15,912ft]: 9-10 hrs.
  • Day 14Extra Day for Contingency.
  • Day 15Kongma Dingma to Seto Pokhara via Honku Valley [5,035m/16,519ft]: 5-6 hrs.
  • Day 16Seto Pokhari to Amphu Lapcha Base Camp(South) [5,650m/18,536 ft]: 5-6 hrs.
  • Day 17Amphu Lapcha Base Camp(South) to Amphu Lapcha Base Camp(North) [5,300m/17,385 ft]: 6-7 hrs.
  • Day 18Amphu Lapcha Base Camp to Pangboche [3,930m/12,893 ft]: 5-6 hrs.
  • Day 19Pangboche to Namche Bazaar [3,440m/11,286 ft]: 5-6 hrs.
  • Day 20Namche Bazaar to Lukla: 6-7 hrs.
  • Day 21Fly back to Kathmandu.
  • Day 22Final Departure.

What’s Included

  • All Airport/hotel transfers.
  • Guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
  • Accommodation in 4-star hotel in Kathmandu and tented accommodation in mountain.
  • All nights lodge accommodations on mountain.
  • Breakfast in Kathmandu and all meals and boiled water in mountain.
  • All ground transportation as per the itinerary program by private vehicles.
  • All necessary staffs with experienced English speaking climbing leader (guide), cook, assistant climbing leader (4 trekkers: 1 assistant guide) and Sherpa porters to carry luggage (2 trekkers:1 porter), other helpers (1 trekker: 2 helpers) including their salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging.
  • All necessary paper works; trekking permits and Mera Peak climbing permit.
  • Down jacket, four seasonal sleeping bag, Green Valley Nepal Treks duffel bag, t-shirt, and trekking map (down jacket and sleeping bag are to be returned after trip completion).
  • Group mountaineering climbing and camping equipments-very high quality North Face or Mountain Hardware or similar kitchen, dining, toilet tents, mattresses, and kitchen equipments.
  • Travel and rescue arrangements.
  • Welcome and farewell dinner.
  • Exclusive Medical Kit Bag.
  • All government and local taxes.
  • Nepal Visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and two passport photographs).
  • International Airfare to and from Kathmandu.
  • Excess baggage charges (if you have more than 20 kg luggage, cargo charge is around $1.5 per kg).
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from Mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary.
  • Altitude chamber (PAC) or oxygen.
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu(and also in the case of early return from mountain than the scheduled itinerary).
  • Travel and rescue insurance.
  • Personal climbing equipments.
  • Personal climbing guide if requested.
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottled water, shower, heater, etc.).
  • Optional trips and sightseeing if extended.
  • Tips for guides and porters.

Useful Information

If your holiday is longer then your interested program or fascinating to add other short activities you could add these activities on your program:

  • Chitwan National Park Tour
  • Bungee Jump
  • Mountain flight
  • Paragliding
  • Ultra Light Flight
  • Mountain Biking
  • River Rafting

If above itinerary isn't suitable for you & wish to modify feel free to let us know, we'll be happy to create a TAILOR MADE ITINERARY especially for you.

Green Valley Nepal Treks and Research Hub believe in the quality services. Our main concern is the safety and the well being of our groups. Our entire trips are running by qualified who are full time employee of our company. They are well trained and certified by Government. We believe in the best services and make sure to you that we never compromise on your comfort and safety. Further more we request you to put more questions on your planning phase of adventure journey with Green Valley Nepal Treks.