Nirekha Peak 6,159 m Climbing

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Nirekha Peak 6,159 m Climbing Nirekha Peak located at Sagarmatha National Park, is one of the best destination for adventure lovers. The uniqueness of the peak, superb view point from the summit, geographical location are the attractions of this peak these are the reasons that it is on people choice. The top of the world Mt. Everest is not so far from this peak hence you can see the breath taking view of Mt. Everest. Some trekkers only pass by this peak just seeing it, but some climbers love to climb when they are here. This attractive peak is one of the best destinations to observe spectacular panoramic view of world's gorgeous mountains that's why this people chose this peak for climbing. Similarly, an adventure part of climbing is another reason for climbing. The facts of Nirekha mountain is here for you, which is good to know before climbing.

  • Peak name: NIREKHA PEAK
  • Height / Elevation: 6,069 m (19,911 ft)
  • Prominence: 499 m (1,637 ft)
  • Coordinates: 27°57′34.2″N 86°47′23.8″E  (Sample only)
  • First ascent:  April 2003 by Matt Fioretti, Greg Valentine and A Sherpa climber
  • Location: Khumbu, Sagarmatha National Park, Nepal
  • Base camp point: Lobuje village (Tented camp and tea house lodge)
  • Base camp route: Lukla - Namche - Tyangboche – Dingboche - Lobuje
  • Duration to base camp from Kathmandu: 7 days wonderful trekking (includes 2 days acclimatization)
  • Peak climbing period: 2 days
  • Total trip days: 16-20 days
  • Climbing best season: March- April-May & September-October-November
  • Difficulty: Medium
  • Climbing guide: Required
  • Climbing gear: available on rent
  • Climbing permit: Required, easy process
  • Food and accommodation facilities: available
  • View from top: Breathtaking panoramic view

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  1. Day 1 Arrival In Kathmandu (1,300 m)

    • Reception at airport by our representative
    • Transfer to hotel and welcome drinks
    • Meeting and short brief about the activities
    • Rest of the day to explore the city of Kathmandu

  2. Day 2 Kathmandu Sightseeing Day

    • Peaceful and the biggest Stupa Boudhanath
    • Ancient Swyambhunath Stupa locating on green hill top
    • Historical Pashupatinath Temple

  3. Day 3 Flight To Lukla (2,840 m) And Trek To Phakding (2,610 m)

    • Early morning breakfast and transfer to domestic airport in Kathmandu
    • Fly to Lukla, the gate way to Mt. Everest
    • Aerial view of different cultural monuments in Kathmandu valley
    • Adventurous flight for 30-35 minutes
    • Spectacular views of the high snowcapped mountains
    • Meet with Sherpa and porters at Lukla airport
    • Start walking to Monjo village following the trail that starts with a gradual descent
    • Few Sherpa settlements, teahouse shop on route
    • Dudh Kosi river, flows from the glaciers
    • View of Mt. Kusum, Mt. Kongde and Mt. Thamserku
    • See Porter carrying the logistics on trail
    • Cross through village Chheplung, Ghat, Thado Koshi
    • After suspension bridge arrive Phakging
    • Pleasant walk of 2-3 hours, 7 km
    • Overnight at teahouse lodge (Meal: BLD)

  4. Day 4 Phakding To Namche Bazaar (3,445 m)

    • Proceed after a morning breakfast, following a trail to Jorsale
    • Enjoy the sunrise view over the mountains
    • Pass through Benkar
    • Beautiful small but high water fall
    • View of Khumbi La peak from Monjo
    • Enter into Sagarmatha National Park, UNESCO world heritage site
    • Trail alongside the river through the forest of Pine and Rhododendrons
    • Arrive to Imja Tse river and Dudh koshi river junction point
    • View of hanging bridge high above river
    • 600 ascent up to Namche from there
    • Rugged and tough as well as steep trail
    • Chances to see Musk Deer and beautiful big bird Impearl Pheasant
    • Arrive Namche, a big town of Khumbu
    • Trekking distance 7 km, 3-4 hours
    • Overnight at Namche (Meal: BLD)

  5. Day 5 Exploration Day To Everest View Hotel

    • Follow the normal rule: trek till high during days and sleep at low during the nights
    • steep walk up above Namche towards the Everest View Hotel
    • Walk slowly, take breath rest, drink lot of water
    • We will reach Syangboche top, just above an old small airport
    • A breath taking close view of 8,000 meter range world renowned mountains from top
    • Lhotse, Mt. Lhoste Shar, Mt. Nuptue, Mt. Amadablam, Mt. Thamserku, Mt. Kusum
    • Walk forward flat to Everest view hotel for hot pot coffee
    • Walk down towards Khumjung, a green roofed big village with many teahouse lodges
    • Delicious lunch made of organic local potato
    • very good high school, built by sir Edmund Hillary
    • Mani walls, stupa and colorful prayer flags
    • Walk back to Namche via Syangboche airport
    • Rhododendron and pine forest, grazing yaks in small grass land
    • 4-5 hours trek, 800 meter distance
    • Museum at Namche bazar top
    • Back to hotel short rest
    • Walk around Namche bazar, many shops, restaurants, bakery
    • Internet, money exchange, bank – ATM facility
    • Overnight at teahouse lodge (Meal: BLD)

  6. Day 6 Namche Bazaar To Dole (4,200 m)

    • Proceed for trek early in the morning after breakfast
    • An incredible trek in front of Mt. Everest heading toward its base point
    • Amazing sceneries of sky touching renowned mountains
    • Many Buddhist monuments: Buddhist Stupa, Mane walls
    • Prayer wheels, Stone Walls full of Bhuddist Chant
    • Spectacular full view of whole Mt. Amadablam from it’s top to bottom
    • A beautiful Kyangjima village with Rodhodendron natural garden
    • After here few stone steps and then trail goes gradual ascending
    • Tree less open slope landscape, view of grazing wild animal
    • Arrive Mong La pass, relaxing coffee break
    • Steep descending to Phortse Thanka, a place nearby river bank
    • Trail ascends gradually after from river bank to Dole village
    • Rhododendron and pine forest, Water falls, Frozen during winter
    • Chance to see group of Mountain goats, Musk Deer
    • Beautiful Impearl Pheasant, many other small birds
    • 5-6 hours pleasant walking in nature
    • overnight at teahouse lodge (Meal: BLD)

  7. Day 7 Dole To Machhermo (4,470 m)

    • Proceed for trek after breakfast
    • Trail starts with gradual ascending
    • Walking through rhododendron, juniper forest
    • Spectacular view of mountains, Khangtega, Thamserku and Cho oyu
    • Ascend slowly, taking breath rest, drink water a lot
    • Trek passes through Sherpa villages Lhabarma (4,330 m) and Luza (4,390 m)
    • Chance to see beautiful Impearl Pheasant
    • Cross over tree line zone
    • An entertaining walk in alpine environment
    • First sight of Yeti by khumbu people on 1974 AD at Machhermo
    • 5- 6 hours pleasant walking
    • Overnight at tea house lodge (Meal: BLD)

  8. Day 8 Machhermo To Gokyo Lake (4,790 m)

    • Start proceed to go beautiful lakes
    • Trail ascends the ridge of Machhermo valley
    • Peaceful trekking in treeless open area
    • Wonderful view of Kantaga and top of high mountain Cho-oyu
    • The trail becomes more ups near to Kharka, several stone houses
    • Then trail goes gradual flat and easier to Pangka village
    • Narrow and steep uphill trail near by the Ngozumpa glacier
    • Arrive first lake known as Longpono (4,690 m elevation)
    • Second lake Tabotse Tso in few minutes’ walk
    • After short walk, view of clean refreshing alpine lake
    • Incredible reflecting image of mountains in lake surface
    • Sight of beautiful couples of several alpine ducks in lake
    • Mind refreshing surrounding view of lake, mountains and village all together
    • Overnight at teahouse lodge nearby lake (Meal: BLD)

  9. Day 9 Acclimatization walk day: Walk to Gokyo - Ri (5,340 m)

    • Suggestion to acclimatize here for health reason
    • After breakfast, ready to go up to Gokyo –Ri
    • Steep up trail, breath taking walk even its’ comfortable walking trail
    • Slow speed walk, talk almost 3 hours to get to the top
    • Enjoy the view of lakes and valley while walking up
    • After hard walk, get to the Gokyo –Ri the superb view point
    • One can achieve the value of difficult ascending, when arrives one the incridible top
    • Take long breath in-out and relax
    • Enjoy the incomparable breath taking heavenly view, which you have never seen before
    • The world Highest Mt. Everest, Kusum kangru, Pumori, Nuptse, Makalu, Lhotse and many peaks
    • Entire beautiful Gokyo valley, the trekking route of Renjo-La Pass
    • Few minutes’ meditation or free mind rest
    • One will lost deeply in the natural beauty
    • Return back to lodge and have a rest or free walk around lake
    • 5-6 minutes worth full walking
    • overnight at teahouse (Meal: BLD)

  10. Day 10 Gokyo Lake To Thangnak (5,025 m)

    • Delicious breakfast with picturesque view of Gokyo lake
    • Leave the Gokyo lake behind taking a trail ridge through the Ngozumpa Glacier
    • Up – down steep and rocky walking trail to Thangnak
    • Trek passing along through the edge of that mountain
    • Then trail downwards with the magnificent views of Cho Oyu – Gokyo Ri
    • Other high Himalayas Kusum kangru, Pumori, Lhotse, Everest, Makalu, Nuptse during trek
    • Store all these incredible scenery in your memory
    • Arrive to Thagnak village after 5-6 hours walking
    • Overnight at teahouse lodge (Meal: BLD)

  11. Day 11 Trek Thangnak To Cho- La Pass (5,330 m ) To Dzongla (4,830 m)

    • Proceed for the possible but challenging day
    • Early morning breakfast and early start
    • Cho La pass, an another attraction of the trek
    • Difficult part of our trek which will be strenuous
    • Chance to suffer from high altitude sickness, drink a lot and walk slow
    • The trail ascend through a rocky and narrow gorge
    • Zig zag trail in glacier traverse with slippery rocks makes trail difficult
    • Should be confidence, patience and careful while walking
    • Arrive frozen lake in the route
    • Colorful prayers flag around the top of Cho La pass (One of our Major destination)
    • Short Rest for view of Standing Mt. Amadablam, Cholatse, Lobuje, Baruntse
    • Steep descend down, rocky trail, some gorge after top
    • Arrive to beautiful Dzong La
    • Successfully completion of hard day trek in 7-8 hours
    • Early diner and sleep for good rest
    • Overnight at teahouse lodge ( Meal: BLD)

  12. Day 12 Dzongla To Nirekha Base Camp (5,340 m)

    • Trek further on to Nirekha base camp
    • Steep way trail leads through through  some glacier and rocky mountain leads to base camp
    • Two climbing routes for climbing Nirekha
    • Follow the Kanchung base camp easier route
    • Another is Lake base camp
    • Base camp setting at Kanchung base camp
    • 5-6 hours pleasant walking
    • Overnight at tented camp (Meal BLD)

  13. Day 13 Rest Day At Nirekha Base Camp For Acclimatization

    • Full day for rest at base camp for well acclimatize
    • Climbing energy storing day
    • Training from professional climbing guides
    • Climbing gears knowledge
    • Safety and precautionary ideas
    • Fixing of rope on climbing route to high camp
    • Overnight at tented camp (Meal BLD)

  14. Day 14 Nirekha Base Camp To High Camp (5,930 m)

    • Varly breakfast, start ascending up to Nirekha high camp
    • The steep slope trail leads toward north from base camp
    • Proper uses of climbing equipment and climbing techniques
    • Walk pass through some rock slabs and glacier until closer to Cho La
    • 5-6 hours pleasant walk
    • Overnight at tented camp (Meal BLD)

  15. Day 15 Summit Nirekha Peak (6159m) and back to Dzongla (4,830 m)

    • Most important day leads to main destination
    • Very early wake and breakfast
    • Start Ascending up with head lamps
    • Good weather is important
    • Snow slope steeps, Fixed rope in route
    • Arrive incredible summit
    • Relax and enjoy breathtaking view of world renowned mountains
    • Pumori, Ama Dablam, Cholatse, Changri Everest, Nuptse, Tawache, Lhotse and many peaks
    • After few minutes relaxation on the top descend down safely to base camp
    • Take few minutes rest, take out climbing gears and walk to Dzongla


  16. Day 16 Dzongla To Lobuje (4,930 m)

    • After good breakfast, move to Lobuje
    • Trail slopes down after Dzongla
    • Crossing a bridge heading to our next destination trough slope Grassland
    • Beautiful scenery of Lobuje Peak , Ama Dablam, Taboche, Kangtega and Thamserku
    • Medorate flat trail river bed and valley
    • Through the wide gravelly river bed, observe the tented base camp of Lobuje peak
    • View of world renowned Pumori, Mt. Everest, Nuptse
    • Continue walk toward north to Lobuje village
    • Arrive Lobuje Village, a Sherpa village with some lodges and some shops
    • Overnight at teahouse lodge (Meal: BLD)

  17. Day 17 Lobuje To Ghorakhshep - Everest Base Camp (5,364 m) And Back To Ghorakshep (5,160 m)

    • The most important and curious day, start early in the morning
    • Proceed for the and targeted destination Everest base camp
    • Follow the moderate flat, short up and down and rocky trail to Gorak Shep
    • Meet loaded Yaks on the trail, a mean of transportation in the Himalaya
    • Beautiful vista, Khumbu Glacier, cold light winds during trek
    • Arrival to Gorakhshep, check into hotel rooms and short rest and lunch
    • After Rest continue forward to the Everest base camp
    • Follow rough walking trail, walk slow to avoid altitude sickness problem
    • Further walking offers more mesmerizing view of the Khumbu Icefall
    • So many ice towers and several ice melted ponds
    • Get to Everest base camp after 2.30 hours walk from Gorakhshep
    • The world highest point is in your background
    • Amazing views of Mt. Nuptse, Everest Khumbuste and Pumori, and Kalapathaar hiltop
    • Feel the nature and peace, load the mind with all the incredible vista
    • Catch the lifetime moments of journey of life, return to Gorakhshep
    • Trek distance 15 km , 7-8 hours
    • Overnight at teahouse lodge (Meal: BLD)

  18. Day 18 GorakhShep To Kalapathar (5,554 m) Trek Down To Pheriche (4,371 m)

    • Today an exciting another day of the trek
    • Start very early in the morning, slope upward trial
    • Ascend 3 to 4 hours to Kala Pathar hilltop
    • Superb viewpoint of Mt. Everest top, Khumbu Glacier, Khumbu Icefall and Gorakhshep valley
    • Magnificent sunrise view back from the Mt. Everest over the snowy peak
    • Golden morning sunrays to the entire Himalayan ranges and sparkling mountains
    • Surrounded high mountains and peaks, makes you feel like standing in heaven in reality
    • Feel Everest by closer open eye look, save all the moments and heavenly view in your memory
    • Descend down to Gorakhshep and have a delicious breakfast
    • Then trek back to Pheriche village
    • Meets lots of trekkers, climbers and porters going up
    • Same trail to Lobuje & Dugala village then lower, slope and flat trail to Pheriche
    • Trek distance 13 km, 6-7 hours adventurous walk
    • Overnight in teahouse lodge (Meal BLD)

  19. Day 19 Pheriche To Phortse Village (3,753 m)

    • Make an easy walk day
    • Start in normal time 08:00 – 8:30 am
    • Observe the beauty of the valley
    • Slope downhill trail, sometime flat, few steep up and down but wide trail
    • The beautiful scenary diverse flora and fauna
    • Trail via Pangboche village and visit an old monastery there
    • Lunch at Pangboche is an optional, OR you can choice for little late lunch
    • No any houses and shops between Pangboche and Pheriche for three hours
    • View of Pangboche valley and top of Mt. Amadablam from trail route
    • Grazing yaks, Himalayas Thar (wild goat), vultures
    • Arrive Phortse, wide terraced field, teahouse lodges, Monastery, Primary school
    • 20 km trek distance and 5- 6 hours Trekking
    • Overnight at teahouse lodge (Meal: BLD)

  20. Day 20 Phortse To Monjo (2,840 m)

    • Organic breakfast in the Phortse and proceed for trek to Monjo
    • Trail leads down to the river comes from next valley, Gokyo lake
    • Rhododendron forest, singing birds, background of mountains, fast following river song
    • From river the steep up to Mongla pass for around one hour, the good view point
    • Few teahouses at top, short stop for hot tea or coffee and enjoy the view
    • Trek forward trough treeless slope hill, gradual slope downwards till Kyangjima village
    • Flat wide trail up to Namche
    • The last day’s view of Everest and Famous mountains in your back
    • Fine scenery of Himalayas, horizon view of Monjo valley in far distance in front of you
    • Passes through Namche bazar
    • More greenery appears as we continue more down
    • Pine, Oaks, Rhododendrons and many alpine floras
    • Continue trek further steep down to the Dudhkoshi River bank
    • Walk along the riverside cross river and pass through Jorsalle village
    • Exit from Sagarmatha National Park, arrive at Monjo
    • 14 km trek distance and 6-7 hours trek
    • Overnight at teahouse lodge (Meal: BLD)

  21. Day 21 Manjo To Lukla (2,840 m)

    • Proceed to trek to Lukla
    • View of high khumbi La peak and hilltop of Namche in backwards
    • Beautiful flowers of chery, peach, birds playing with flowering tree
    • Buddhist Stupa, Prayer wheel, stone paintied buddhist chants
    • Local Sherpa People, Culture and lifestyle
    • Walk along the river Dudh Koshi, Cross several suspension bridges over Dudh Kosi river
    • Benkar, Phakding Ghat, Thado Koshi, cheplung villages in the trail route
    • Green refreshed vegetable farm, cow farming
    • Gradual ascending wide trail after Phakding village
    • End of Trekking and Arrive to Lukla
    • Cheers with each other in team for life time journey
    • 10 km trek distance and 5-6 hours easy walking
    • End of trekking, refreshing relaxing evening
    • Sharing happiness with potters and good bye to porters
    • Overnight at teahouse lodge (Meal: BLD)

  22. Day 22 Fly From Lukla To Kathmandu

    • Refreshing Breakfast
    • Proceed go to airport ( Just few minutes’ walk)
    • Security check: Any flora, fauna and even small stone are prohibited to take from national park
    • 40- 45 minutes breathtaking flight from Lukla to Kathmandu
    • One more chance to observe mountains to the north from plane
    • Aerial view of plain Nepal’s geography from plane
    • Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
    • Refreshing day and time for shopping

  23. Day 23 Sightseeing In Kathmandu

    • Half day historic Kathmandu Drubar Square visit
    • Half day free tour for souvenir shopping
    • In the evening, cultural program and farewell diner

  24. Day 24 Departure Day

    • The final day or unforgettable trip
    • Transfer to the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) at Kathmandu
    • Board on your flight for next destination OR home

Whats included in this tour Items that are covered in the cost of tour price.
  • Airport transfer service
  • Hotel accommodation and food at Kathmandu
  • Flight from Kathmandu – Lukla - Kathmandu
  • Registered trekking guide & porters
  • Nirekha peak climbing permit
  • Peak climbing fixed ropes
  • Nirekha peak Base camp and high camp tents
  • Nirekha peak climbing guide
  • Trekking all permits, Sagarmatha National Park entrance
  • Transport for sightseeing in Kathmandu
  • City tour guide for sightseeing
  • Meal during whole trekking
  • Trek staffs insurance
Whats not included in this tour Items that are covered in the cost of tour price.
  • Nepal entry visa fee
  • International flightfare and airport taxes
  • Sightseeing entrance fee
  • personal travel medical insurance
  • Other personal expenses: Laundry, postage, communication etc.
  • All bar beverage hard /soft drinks, mineral water etc.
  • Personal trekking clothing, shoes, sleeping bag
  • Tips for drivers, trekking crews
  • Other thing not mentioned in above program
  • Other expenses caused by nature: Landslide, Snow fall, bad weather etc.

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Trip Information

  • Trip Location: Sagarmatha National Park, Nepal
  • Trip Type: Adventure
  • Group Size: 2-15
  • Activities: Peak Climbing
  • Maximum Altitude: 6,159 m
  • Minimum Altitude: 1,300 m
  • Difficulty Level: Dificult
  • Per Day Walking: 5-6 Hours
  • Meals: BLD
  • Accomodation: Tented Camp, Teahouse Lodge & Hotel
  • Hotel: 3 Stars
  • Transportation: Air/Land
  • Best Month to Travel: February, March, April, May, October

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