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Lhotse Expedition

Lhotse stands at 8,516m, making it the fourth highest mountain in the world. It is situated on the border between Tibet and the Khumbu region of Nepal. Its long east-west crest is located immediately south of Mount Everest, and the summits of the two mountains are connected by the South Col, a vertical ridge that never drops below 8,000 m. Lhotse has three summits: Lhotse Main (8516m), Lhotse Shar (8383m) and Lhotse Middle or East (8413m).

  1. Country: Nepal
  2. Duration: 56 Days
  3. Min. Altitude: (0m./0ft.)
  4. Max. Altitude: (8,516m./27940ft.)
  5. Walking Per Day: Approximately 4-6hrs
  6. Nature: Hotel + Lodge + Tent
  7. Grade: Hard
  8. Best Season: Mar-May-Jun ( Spring).
  9. Price Per Person: Contact Us 

Day 01:

Arrival at Kathmandu Airport, rest at the hotel.

Day 02:

Preparation for the expedition and a short briefing

Day 03

Flight form Kathmandu to Lukla and short trek to Phakding (2,800m)

Day 04:

Trek from Phakding to Namchee Bazar (3,440m)

Day 05:

Acclimatization at Namche Bazaar (Rest day)

Day 06:

Trek from Namche Bazzar to Tengboche (3,860m)

Day 07:

Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche (4,243m)

Day 08

Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche (4,930m)

Day 09

Trek from Lobuche to Everest Base Camp (5,364m)

Day 10-50

Climbing Peroid [Base Camp – Lhotse Summit (8,516m) – Base Camp]

Day 51

Cleaning up the Base Camp

Day 52

Trek from Base Camp to Pheriche (4,371m)

Day 53

Trek from Pheriche to Namche Bazaar

Day 54

Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla

Day 55

Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu & transfer to Hotel

Day 56

Leisure Day in Kathmandu City

Day 57

Transfer to the international airport for your final departure.


1-Airport transportation as per your arrival date to join the Lhotse expedition.

2-Accommodation at a standard hotel in Kathmandu.

3-Private transportation to and from the expedition starting points

4-Summiteers of Mt. Lhotse climbing with Sherpas (1 Sherpa for every 2 climbers).

5-Climbing gear like ropes, ice bars, etc.

6-All government taxes and the Lhotse expedition peak climbing permit are included.

7-Everest National Park permits fee.

8-Full-board high-altitude meals while trekking to base camp and climbing Lhotse.

9-Liaison officer is reimbursed for all of his expenses.

10-Expedition manager, Expedition cook, support crew, and porters with their equipment, daily wages, food, insurance, etc.

11-All camping and kitchen equipment, including base camp tents, dining tents with tables and chairs, kitchen tents, toilet tents, etc.

12-While climbing the Lhotse expedition, Mountain Hardware provides high-altitude tents.

13-4 liters of oxygen with a TOP OUT regulator and mask are available for use on the Lhotse expedition.

14-EPI gas and burner for extreme temperatures.

15-All the necessary climbing hardware and group equipment.

16-A satellite phone and a walkie-talkie are available in case of emergency.

17-Agency service charge.

18-An ample farewell dinner with Nepali song and dance.

19-Weather Forecast.

20-A medical checkup is required for each climber at the base camp before the summit attempt.

21-1 solar panel and 1 generator for base camp lighting and charging laptops and other electronic devices.

22-Three meals a day (including tea and coffee) are served, in addition to accessible accommodation at a hotel or lodge during the trek and at basecamp. -managed base camp set up for members and staff.

23-Experienced and well-trained base camp cooks and kitchen helpers as required.

24-Each member will have an individual tent in Base Camp.

25-Expedition Stuffs Transportation

26- Trekking and climbing map.

27-Garbage Management: Stool Shipment Transfer & Garbage Deposit fees.

28-Medical and emergency rescue insurance for all involved Nepalese staff during the trek and expedition.

29-Walkie –Talkie for communicating from Base Camp to Mountain and Mountain to Base Camp.

30-Lhotse climbing certificate issued by MoCTCA (after climbing Mt. Lhotse successfully).


  • International flight airfare (from and to Kathmandu).

  • Extra nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu An early return from trekking or expedition (for any reason) is permitted in the event of an early arrival or late departure.

  • Travel and high altitude insurance, accidents, helicopter medical and emergency evacuation.

  • If necessary, medical and emergency rescue evacuation costs will be incurred.(Rescue, Repatriation, Helicopter, Medication, Medical Tests, and Hospitalization Costs).

  • Telephone calls, Internet, toiletries, battery recharge, hot shower, laundry, soft drinks, beers, and any alcoholic beverages (during the trek and in Kathmandu, but we will provide members with soft drinks at base camp).

  • Internet Service not included during the trek.

  • Summit bonus for climbing Sherpa-Minimum of 1500 USD(This applies to full board members). 

  • Calculate some tips for Basecamp staff.

  • Our company’s service will be "Zero" above Base Camp (if a company offers just Base Camp services).

  • Additional: Any other services or activities that are not mentioned in the itinerary will be charged.

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.

  • Fee for Nepal entry visa.

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Difficulty: Strenuous

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