A peak which is situated the due south of the Tashi Lapche is still unnamed in the Schneider Rolwaling himal map. It is in the altitude of 6273 meters.
This mountain looks very attractive from the pass. However, the North West ridge of the mountain is quite flat, crevassed glacier on the both sides of Tashi Lapche. The west ridge face of the peak is uniform with snow formed in the shape of slope.
Facts of Parchamo Peak Climbing
|Destinatin:||Parchamo Peak Climbing|
|Peak Climbing Starts in:||Dolakha|
|Peak Climbing Ends in:||Lukla|
|Peak Climbing Duration:||24 Days|
|Activities:||Tours & Sightseeing, Trekking & Walking, Peak Climbing|
|Culture:||Different Community with majority of Sherpa, Tamang, Chhetri, Brahamn & Tibetan.|
|Transportation:||Private vehicle as per itinerary | Kathmandu - Dolakha by bus & Lukla - Kahmandu by plane|
|Best season in Nepal:||Mar, Apr, May, Sep, Oct & Nov|
|Mode of Trekking:||Camping|
|Group Size:||Min 02 PAX, Max 12 PAX|
|Cost starts:||US$ 2460 - US$ 3565 per person|
Parchamo Peak Climbing
|Days||Day to Day Activities|
|01||Arrival in Kathmandu
Flying to Kathmandu along the northern border of Nepal on a clear day is in itself an exciting and memorable experience. As you fly, the panoramic view of snow-capped Annapurna mountain range greets your sight. After the completion of Visa formalities, you have to come downstairs to collect Luggage and proceed to outside from terminal Building. Please look at your Printed Name and Our Company Signboard Annapurna Foothills Treks & Expedition follows them. Meet our representative and then you will be transferred to hotel. You will be served free welcome drinks, tea or coffee or juice at the time of check in.
The Managing Director or The Manager of company will meet you in hotel and will brief about the trip. You should clear your dues before we proceed for the trip. You are free to relax or explore around the city in the very first day. Overnight stay at Hotel.
|02||Sightseeing in Kathmandu
After the breakfast in the morning, our city guide will come to the hotel with vehicles and then we leave hotel to visit Kathmandu Durbar Square, the house of living Goddess Kumari, the ferocious Kal Bhairab, The Red Monkey God and hundreds of erotic carvings. Swayambhunath is the world’s most glorious Buddhist Chaityas. It is said to be 2000 years old.
Boudhanath is a huge Buddhist stupa located about 7 km east of Thamel. It stands on a massive mandala style platform and has features similar to the Swayambhunath, though it is bigger than Swayambhunath in size. It is said that this stupa was built during the 5th Century. Every year, Thousands of pilgrims from Nepal and neighboring countries visit Boudhanath, particularly in winter and Pashupatinath temple. Overnight stay at Hotel
|03||Kathmandu (1350m.) to Dolakha (1660m.)
From Kathmandu, we drive to Dolakha through Lamosangu and Charikot by private vehicle. Overnight stay at Tent
|04||Dolakha to Shigati (950m.)
We start today’s trek from Dolakha and walk towards Shigati via Piguti. It takes about four hours. The trail goes through the gravel road and we come across different villages. You need to cross many streams and jungles in this trail. You come to see many orchids, rhododendrons and other vegetation. Overnight stay at Tent
|05||Shigati to Jagat (1440m.)
Then head towards Jagat and it takes about seven hours from Sigati. You go along the river side and flat land. On the way, you come to notice many small villages inhabited by the mixed community. On the trail, we have to cross the jungles several times. We also have to cross the suspension bridge to reach Jagat. It is small town and people from the different cultural background live here. Overnight stay at Tent
|06||Jagat to Simigaon (2020m.)
Then we go to Simigaon from Jagat. It takes almost seven and half hours. As we proceed forward, we follow the flat path and it ascends and descends through the thick jungle. You cross the suspension bridges several times. You also come across many villages on the trail. Small tea shops and local shops are available on the trail. Then we ascend up to Simigaon and this small village is inhabited by the Buddhist and Hindus. Overnight stay at Tent
|07||Simigaon to Daldung La (3976m.)
It takes approximately six hours to reach Daldung La from Simigaon. You come across beautiful Sherpa village in the trail. This trail is rich in different species of flora and fauna. After this uphill trek, you follow ascending and descending path. At the same time, you enjoy the splendid view of the surrounding. You witness the Yak Naka, a temporary Yak shed, if it happens in the season. Basically, cheese and butter is produced here. Overnight stay at Tent
|08||Daldung La to Beding (3690m.)
From Daldung La, we trek towards Beding which takes about seven hours. The trek slowly goes up through the different species of plants and rhododendron trees. We trek over the suspension bridge over the deep gorge. It makes the trek more delightful. Finally we arrive at a big Sherpa village, Beding. Overnight stay at Tent
|09||Rest day at Beding
Today is the rest day for acclimatization. You can go for a short hike in the surrounding for acclimatization. In the surrounding, the breathtaking views of Gauri Shankar and Tibetan mountain arrest your attention. Overnight stay at Tent
|10||Beding to Na (4180m.)
From Beding, we trek towards Na and its four hours trek. You can explore the upper slopes of the valley for snow today. You can also visit the nearby glacier too. The trek goes up along the river bank. This place is very open and it offers fresh air and charming sound the river. As the trek proceeds forward, you come across the panoramic view of the mountains. In addition, we also come across the Sherpa village and explore their specialties. Overnight stay at Tent
|11||Rest Day at Na
Then the trek further goes towards Ramdung Go. You witness the mountains such as Gauri Shanker, Menlung, Yalung and the mountains of the Tibet on the trail. At the end, you arrive at Yalung glacier camp today. Overnight stay at Tent
|12||Na to Tso Rolpa Lake (4540m.)
From Na, the trek further goes to Rolpa Lake. The trail goes through the flat path and gradually climbs up. You come across many natural lakes filled the scary water of glacier on the trail. The beautiful view of Menlung and Tibetan Side Mountain adds more glory in the trek. Overnight stay at Tent
|13||Tso Rolpa to Trakarding Glacier (4800m.)
We wake up early in the morning and start our trek towards Trakarding glacier. We walk past the glaciers through out the day and explore the beauty of the surrounding. This also enriches your trek. Overnight stay at Tent
|14||Trakarding Glacier to Tashi Lapcha Pedi Camp (5755m.)
From Trakarding glacier, we further trek towards Tashi Lapcha Pedi camp. It is situated in the altitude of 5755m. The trail involves some rock climbing and then we walk gradually on the glaciers. We set up our camp at Tashi Lapcha Pedi camp. Overnight stay at Tent
|15||Tashi Lapcha Pedi to Tashi Lapcha Pass (5755m
Climb from Tashi Lapcha Pedi to Tashi Lapcha Pass (5755m.) to Tashi Cape. You will climb up the Tashi Lapcha Pedi and cross the Tashi Lapcha Pass through Tashi Cape. The trial will completely be over the snow straight up and then steep down towards Tashi Cape.
Trek from Tashi Lapcha Pedi to Tashi Lapcha pass is very exciting. You climb up the Tashi Lapcha Pedi and then cross the pass through the Tashi cape. We trek over the complete snow and then we climb down towards the Tashi cape. Overnight stay at Tent
|16||Rest at Tashi Cape.
Today, we make required preparation for summiting Parchamo. You see the panoramic views of the Parchamo, Thamserku, Kusum Kanguru, and Pigphera in the surrounding. Overnight stay at Tent
|17||Parchamo and trek back to Ngole (5110m.)
After climbing Parchamo successfully, we trek back to Ngola and it takes approximately eleven hours. Overnight stay at Tent
|18||Ngole to Thyomgbo (4350m )
Trekking from Ngole to Thyombo takes about five hours. You experience the easy glacier walking. The trail goes down towards the Thyomgbo. Overnight stay at Tent
|19||Thyomgbo to Thame (3820m.)
We wake up at dawn this morning. Then we start trekking to Thame. The trail ascends up and follows the easy trek afterwards. You enjoy the beauty of the surrounding environment. Overnight stay at Tent
|20||Thame to Namche Bazaar (3440m )
From Thame, we trek to Namche Bazzar. As we go further, the trail ascends for an hour upto Sanasa which is in the altitude of 3550m. In this point, you get your first glimpse of the peaks of the Khumbu region such as Mt Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku and Kusum Kangaru. After passing several villages and numerous teashops, the trail further descends steep towards the bridge over the Dudhkoshi River at Phunki Tenga.
You feel very exhausted due to the rough path; the trek still offers numerous other attractions such as the chirping sound of the birds and scenery mountain views. This makes your trek more exciting. You come to notice several villages and teashops in the trail. The trail ascends up and you arrive at Sanasa where you find local people selling Tibetan goods. The way further goes to Namche bazaar and this path involves lots of ups and downs. While walking in the trail, the thick forest, scenery and mountain views arrest your attention right away. Overnight stay at Tent
|21||Namche Bazzar to Lukla
Boosted by all our new red blood cells, we rush down the footpath going to Sagarmatha National Park gate, in Jorsale. Later, Lukla's footpath leads us through the first villages we saw two weeks ago : Gumila, Phakding, Choplung. The high peaks disappear behind the hills. In Lukla, This last evening in the mountains is the ideal opportunity for a farewell party with the sherpa guides and porters, where you can sample some chhang, try Nepali and Sherpa dance and look back on a memorable trekking experience and staffs are expecting for precious Tips. Overnight stay at Tent
|22||Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu
Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu You take an early morning flight back to Kathmandu . Over Night stay in Hotel
|23||Sight seeing in Kathmandu.
After breakfast, our city guide reaches in Hotel with Vehicles, then we drive to Bhaktapur Durbar Square. Bhaktapur is one of the oldest cities in Kathmandu valley. It is well known as Living Museum. Old brick paved enclave of old Royal palace, Nyathapola Temple, Datatriya temple, exquisite artwork offers a picture of the grandeur of medieval Nepal. And Patan is located 7 km away from Kathmandu, this city has many 15th to 17th century, Hindu and Buddhist, monuments built during the Malla dynasty. The most important area with many monuments is the Patan Durbar Square. (Culture program) Over night stay at Hotel.
|24||Kathmandu – departure
Transfer to international airport for your final departure. The trip ends, our Airport Representative will drop you to the Tribhuvan International Airport for your flight departure from Nepal
Unforeseen Cost such as Flight Cancellation or Delayed, Sick in Trek, and Helicopter rescue in Trek, Cost due to bad weather etc which is out of our control.
The safety and security of clients is a matter of great importance for us. All of our trips are led by qualified professional government license holder guides and they have received adequate training from the government of Nepal. We always carry first aid kits in our trip. Out duty is to work hard for you safety and comfort, no matter where we go. Therefore, we work very honestly to provide you the Himalayan experience that suits your needs. Please feel free to put forward your queries for making your trip more significant and memorable.
|Group Size||1 pax||2-4 pax||5-8 pax||9-12 pax|
|USD (US$) per person||Inquiry||3565||2860||2460|
- Climbing boots, Crampons
- Ice axe, Harness
- Rock pegs, Helmet (crash hat)
- Warm climbing trousers, Long cotton hiking shirts
- Waterproof climbing jacket, Gaiters,
- Sun hat, Light cotton athletic socks and wool,
- climbing socks, Long sleeved cotton/woolen shirts,
- T-shirts, Wool long underwear
- Down high altitude, Sleeping bag
- Down jacket/ trousers/vest, Climbing sunglasses
- Sunscreen, Lip salve
- Lightweight fleece, Fleece/wool for climbing
- Head torch /batteries/bulbs, Lightweight thermal/ insulated ski gloves
Equipments are available in Kathmandu on sale and parts of this equipment can be rented too.
While doing trek in the khumbu region, we will witness the different views of mountains such as Kwangde, Thamserku, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, the "horse saddle" of Kanteiga and of course the summit of Everest itself. We take a short rest for a while and it allows us little time for acclimatization. Here, you prepare yourself to explore the ascent of kalapatthar which is an altitude of 5545m. While climbing down from Lobuche, you will see some glacial moraine until the peak comes into view. Finally, you will be witnessing the north face of Mt. Everest . We return through a different route through Panboche to Lukla. We catch a flight for Kathmandu from Lukla.