• Parchiamo Peak Everest Region

Parchiamo Peak Everest Region

Trip Overview

First climbed in 1955, pharchamo peak (6,187 m) is an attractive snow peak lying to the south of the formidable glaciated tashi lapcha pass (5,760 m) which connects the Rolwaling valley with Thame and the khumbu valleys.

It has a north- by –northwest ridge, which rise from the crevassed glacier astride the tashi lapcha. The face of the ridge forms a uniform slope broken by crevasse and seracs. The lower reaches pose little difficulty, although towards the summit, depending on seasonal conditions, open crevasses and ice- steps may present some challenges.

Pharchamo is often climbed in conjunction with Ramdung in the Rolwaling valley. Many groups choose to continue the crossing of the Tashi lapcha and decend into the khumbu to finish their journey at Lukla.

 

Detail Itinerary

Days 01: Arrival at Kathmandu; transfer to the Hotel

Days 02: Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley

Days 03: Drive to Charikot

Days 04: Trek to Singati

Days 05: Trek to Jagat

Days 06: Trek to Simigaon

Days 07: Trek to Drauangbu

Days 08: Trek to Beding

Days 09: Acclimatization at Beding

Days 10: Trek to Na

Days 11: Trek to Tso-Rolpa

Days 12: Trek to Yalung Ri base camp

Days 13: Trek to Glacier Kharka

Days 14: Trek to Drolumbau Glacier

Days 15: Trek to Pachherma base camp after crossing Tashi Lapcha pass

Days 16: Summit up to Pachherma peak and back to Base camp

Days 17: Trek to Thame

Days 18: Trek to Namche Bazaar

Days 19: Trek to Lukla

Days 20: Fly back to Kathmandu

Days 21: Rest at Kathmandu

Days 22: Departure on your own destination

Cost Details

What is included?

  • Pickup and drop, Airport.
  • Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu in a 3-star hotel, including breakfast too.
  • Accommodation during the trek, both in a tea house or camp
  • Meals throughout the trekking period
  • Transport throughout the trek, but not air-transport.
  • Welcome and farewell dinner
  • English speaking trekking guide
  • Porter service
  • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, domestic airfare, food and accommodation
  • Down jacket and sleeping bag (to be returned after trip completion)
  • Soul Himalay Tours duffel bag, t-shirt and trekking map
  • All necessary paper work and charges
  • Good quality tents and kitchen utensils for camping
  • Medical kit
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What is not included?

 

  • Airfare to and from Kathmandu to your country a
  • Excess baggage charges (if you have more than 15 kg luggage, cargo charge is around $1.5 per kg)
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Altitude chamber (PAC) or oxygen
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, internet, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.)
  • Personal climbing equipment
  • Personal climbing guide if requested
  • Optional trips and sightseeing if extended
  • Tips for guides and porters

Gear list

Climbing harness

Ice axe

crampons

Mountaineering boots

AscenderDescender/Abseil device

Rope

Snow bar

Ice hammer

Helmet (optional)
 

Clothing

Sun hat or scarf

Fleece jacket with wind-Stopper

Waterproof shell jacket

Down vest and/or jacket (can hire here in Nepal also)

Lightweight gloves

Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer

Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms

Fleece or wool pants

Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants

Thick, warm wool hiking socks

Hiking boots with spare laces

Sunglasses with UV protection

Accessories

Sleeping bag rated to zero degrees Fahrenheit

Trekking poles (sticks) 

Headlamp

Trek bag-pack (provided by soul himalaya treks and tours 

Basic First Aid Kit

Daypack (approximately 2,500 to 3,000 cubic inches)

Thermo-rest sleeping pad

Water bottles

Small wash towel

Toiletries

Quick drying towel (medium sized)

Soap (preferably biodegradable)

Tooth brush/paste (preferably biodegradable)

Deodorants

Face and body moisturizer

Nail clippers

Small mirror

Tissue paper/ toilet roll

Anti-bacterial Hand wash

Extras/ luxuries

Trail Map/Guide book

Binocular

Reading book

Journal & Pen

Pencils and small notebooks

FROM US

22 days

Trip at-a- Glance

  •    Country: Nepal
  •    Trip grade: Adventure
  •    Destination: Rowling
  •    Activities: Trekking and Peak Climbing
  •    Accommodation: Good Hotel in Kathmanduin Kathmandu
  •    Meals: included during the trek
  •    Maximum altitude: 6187m
  •    Group size: Minimum pax 2
  •    Best Season: Spring and Atum

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