Lakpa Ri Expedition

Daily Tour 28 day
Hanoi, Vietnam Tibet

Mount Lhakpa Ri is the newly becoming famous expedition in Tibet; and many mountain climbers have been attracting these days to Lhakpa mountain climbing through Tibet side. It divides the upper east Rongbuk and Kharta glacier. It is neighboring Mount Everest and one feels him as equal to be climbed Mount Everest the moment, he reaches on the top of Lhakpa RI Mountain.

Lhakpa RI expedition is a superb objective which should appeal to climbers looking for a 7,000m summit in a prominent location. The visit to Lhasa, the overland journey across the Tibetan Plateau, the trek in the footsteps of Mallory and a climb with awesome views of Everest, are the ingredient of a very special expedition. It will also give a life-long impression of Tibet and its people and an insight and deep respect for the achievements of the early Everest pioneers.

The Lhaka ri Expedition starts from Kathmandu- Zhangmu-Nyalam-Tingri and Lhakpa Ri Base camp 5200m. After that you have to explore a few days for acclimatization. After Lhakpa base camp, you should start your expedition ahead towards the Middle camp 5780m, with the preparation of loading yaks and expedition crews. Then you have to take a one overnight camp as a rest in this middle camp. Continuing ahead to this trek to you reach at the Advance Base camp; it is situated at the elevation of 6,400m.

After this point, if you feel some altitude sickness; and you should take a couple of days rest there for acclimatization. After that you climb up ahead then you reach almost at the level of East Rombuk Glacier to the Rophu La and from there you will get fantastic views of Makalu & Kanchanjunga.

Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu
Arrival in Kathmandu Tribhuvan International Airport, a representative from Matterhorn Treks & Expedition will transfer to your hotel, We will brief about your trip activities. You’ll have rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight at Hotel B/B.

Day 02 Kathmandu Sightseeing
Sightseeing in Some of landmarks that are the World Heritage Sites of Kathmandu Durbar Square, the sacred Hindu temple of (Pashupati Nath), the famous ‘Monkey Temple’ (Swayambhu Nath) and Buddhists shrine (Bouddha Nath). You can also make your last minute buying of personal items and preparation for the next day.
Overnight at Hotel B/B.

Day 03 Preparation day in Kathmandu for Lakpa Ri  Expedition
Overnight at Hotel B/B.

Day 04 Drive from Kathmandu to Zhangmu, 7500 feet, across the Chinese border in Tibet
The border town of Kodari is reached in about 4 to 5 hours. We’ll continue on to Zhangmu where we pass through Chinese immigration.

Day 05 Drive from Zhangmu to Nyalam. O/N Lodge
This drive is a short day so we arrive at Nyalam in the early afternoon. The road winds along steep mountain slopes and is quite impressive. As we travel further to the north the land becomes increasingly dry.

Day 06 Nyalam – Tingri
We cross the stony Lalung Leh Pass at 16,500 feet. If it is clear we can see great views of the peaks to the south and about a little later our first views of Everest and Cho Oyu.

Day 07 Rest day at Tingri for acclimatization

Day 08 Tingri – Base Camp

Day 09 Rest day at Base Camp

Day 10  Base Camp – Middle Camp

Day 11 Middle Camp – ABC 

Day 12 – Day 22 Climbing period of Lhakpa Ri

Day 23 ABC – Base camp

Day 24 Base camp – Drive back to Nylam

Day 25 Nylam – Cross border Drive to Kathmandu at Same day
Overnight at Hotel B/B.

Day 26 Extra Day in Kathmandu
Overnight at Hotel B/B.

Day 27 Kathmandu
This pleasant day you may have full day at leisure at your own or can be extends your extra trip with us on additional cost or time to explore the Thamel for last day shopping and evening Matterhorn Treks & Expedition will take you for Farewell dinner.
Overnight at Hotel B/B.

Day 28 Departure from Kathmandu
Matterhorn treks & Expedition will transferred to the International Airport your departure flight to your on wards destination.

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