Lhotse Expedition

Duration: 45 Days     
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Style: Trekking, Culture Tours
  • Transport: Flight
  • Group Size: 1 +
  • Max Elevation: 8516m
  • Type of Trek: Teahouse / Camping
  • Trekking Hour: 5-6/ Day

The first successful summit of the mount Lhotse was in 1956 by the Swiss on the West Face. The South Face though attempted many times was successful climbed only in 1984 by a Czech expedition. Lhotse expedition offers fascinating opportunities. The section during Lhotse expedition which has been unanimously declared the most dangerous is the Khumbu Icefall.

"Lhotse" which means south peaks is part of the Everest massif. By virtue of it being 3km south of Mount Everest, from which it is separated by the South Col. It is Lhotse is considered an independent mountain. Lohtse expedition was first climbed by F. Luchsinger & E. Reiss in 1956. An impressive ring of three peaks make up the Lhotse massif: Lhotse East or Middle, Lhotse & Lhotse Shar. The South Face of Lhotse is one of the largest mountain faces in the world. Green Valley Nepal Treks attempt to climb the normal route to the tallest peak of the Lhotse massif.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Arrival Kathmandu, transfer to Hotel.
  • Day 2Prepared Expedition.
  • Day 3Briefing in Ministry of Tourism.
  • Day 4Fly to Lukla & trek to Phakding -camp or Lodge.
  • Day 5Phakding - Namche - Camp or Lodge.
  • Day 6Rest day Namche Bazaar Camp - Lodge.
  • Day 7Namche - Thyangboche, Camp or lodge.
  • Day 8Thyanboche - Pheriche, camp or Lodge.
  • Day 9Pheriche - Lobuche, camp or Lodge.
  • Day 10Lobuche -Base Camp, Preparation, camp.
  • Day 11-38CLIMBING PERIOD OF MT. LHOTSE. 8516m.
  • Day 39Base Camp Preparation, camp or Lodge.
  • Day 40Base camp - Pheriche Camp/Lodge.
  • Day 41Pheriche - Namche - lodge.
  • Day 42Namche - Lukla - lodge.
  • Day 43Lukla - Kathmandu fly.
  • Day 44Kathmandu.
  • Day 45Final departure.

Useful Information

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