Phari Lapcha Peak Climbing
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The peak rises from yak pastures above the village in a uniform slope to the final summit pyramid which is an undistinguished snow and ice slope. The peak looked a little more interesting from Ongre and can been seen as a curved ridge, with the face above Pisang being the truncated southern end of the mountain.
Trek Grade: Strenuous
Peak Grade: Strenuous/Technical
Trip Duration: 22 days
Trekking Days: 18 days
Climbing Period: 6 days
Maximum Altitude: 6,017m.
Trekking Mode: Lodge/Camp
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu, transfer to hotel
Day 02: Full day Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley and preparation for the trek
Day 03: Flight to Lukla and immediately trek to Phakding.
Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazar
Day 05: Acclimatization in Namche Bazaar and little hike.
Day 06: Trek to Dole
Day 07: Trek to Gokyo
Day 08: Acclimatization and checkout lines on the north face of Phari Lapcha
Day 09: Ascent of Gokyo Ri (5483m) and bivvy for acclimatization
Day 10: Descend Gokyo Ri (5483m), pack kit for Phari Lapcha
Day 11: Attempt line of LHS of the north face of Phari Lapcha – retreat to Gokyo
Day 12: Reserve Day
Day 13: Rest Day
Day 14: Start “Snotty’s Gully” on Pheri Lapcha/Dawa Peak (Bivvy)
Day 15: Snotty’s Gully” and descent to Machermo“
Day 16: Rest day
Day 17: Trek to Machermo
Day 18: Trek to Namche Bazaar
Day 19: Trek to Lukla
Day 20: Flight to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
Day 21: Rest or final shopping day in Kathmandu
Day 22: Final departure to homeland
All ground transportation as per itinerary
4 night hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with B/B plan.
Full day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley with English Speaking Cultural guide
Both way domestic Air fare (KTM-LUK-KTM) with airport tax
TIMs (Trekking Information Management system) card
Everest National Park Entry fee
Peak climbing permit
Food for the members on camping basis/ Lodge basis
All camping equipment and camping charges during climbing period
All required group climbing equipments( like fixed ropes, man rope, ice bar, ice screw.....)
All required Nepalese staffs including climbing support sherpa
Climbing support Sherpa equipments
All Nepalese staffs insurance
Company service charge and government taxes etc.
International flight with airport tax.
Nepalese Entry Visa fee
Food during stay in Kathmandu
All personal equipment and personal expenses
All personal climbing gears
Photography Charges, Monument charges and Monument entry fees
Personal Medical and travel insurance(must cover helicopter rescue evacuation cost)
Telephone and internet charges
Alcoholic beverage, bottled drinks and cold drinks during the trip
Rescue evacuation charges if required
Staff and porters Tips...