Kwangde Peak climbing is an impressive peak that rises high above the Bhote Khosi river in the Everest region of Nepal. Kwangde Peak is a very difficult and challenging peak that consists of several technical sections. The peak was first ascended by a Japanese expedition team in November 11, 1978. Kwangde peak forms an impressive multi-summit ridge at the eastern end of Lumding Himal which in turn can be regarded as a part of Rolwaling Himal. Kwangde Peak is a technically challenging and difficult peak of Everest region which is recommended only for climbers with previous climbing experience. Kwangde Peak Climbing offers an excellent opportunity for those seeking an ultimate excitement as well as thrilling adventure on rarely climbed and challenging trekking peaks of Nepal.
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Kwangde Peak Climbing with Nepal Guide Treks starts at Kathmandu. After spending a full day sightseeing around Kathmandu, we will take a scenic mountain flight from Kathmandu to the airstrip of Lukla – the gateway to Khumbu and entire Everest region. From Lukla we will start our trek on a trail that passes through several villages inhabited mainly by Sherpa communities. Our trek goes along dense forest filled with rhododendron and pine trees towards Namche Bazaar – The Sherpa Capital. After spending a good day acclimatization at Namche Bazaar we will follow the trail that passes through Thame and head towards Kwangde Base Camp. We will set up one more camp at the high camp before heading towards the actual summit.
Properly acclimatized and fully equipped with all the necessary climbing gears we will follow the footsteps and guidance of our experienced climbing experts in order to overcome the challenges and technical sections. Once at the top we are rewarded with great views of world’s towering mountains including Everest, Makalu, Cho Oyu, and the Rolwaling Himalayan Ranges. After spending quality time at the summit, we will descend to reach the base camp. From the base camp we will follow the trail that passes through Phakding to arrive at Lukla. Our incredible experience at Kwangde Peak Climbing with Nepal Guide Treks ends with a sweeping flight from Lukla back to Kathmandu.
01: Arrive at Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel.
02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu
03: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla [2800m/9184ft] & Trek to Phakding
04: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar
05: A day for rest at Namche Bazaar – for Acclimatization.
06: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Thame
07: Trek from Thame to Kwangde Peak Base Camp
08: Acclimatization day at Kwangde Peak Base Camp
09: Ascend from Base Camp to High Camp
10: Summit Kwangde Peak and back to Base Camp
11: Trek from Kwangde Base Camp to Namche Bazaar
12: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla
13: Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu then transfer to Hotel
14: Leisure day in Kathmandu
15: International Departure as per your flight schedule
Arrive at Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel.
Sightseeing in Kathmandu
Today we will spend most of our day sightseeing around some of the world heritage sites of UNESCO inside Kathmandu valley. Most importantly we will complete all the necessary paper works and make other preparations required for Kwangde Peak Climbing.
Note: It is not possible to visit all world heritage sites in Kathmandu within a day. So you can choose at least 3-4 places for a day sightseeing.