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Kyajo Ri Peak Climbing

Trip Code: PKR

19 Days

Kyazo Ri Peak

Kyajo Ri (6186 m) is the highest trekking peak on the southern ridge between Thame and Gokyo valley. It  lies in the Khumbu region, just north of Namche Bazaar. It is a classic & isolated peak in the Mahalangur Himal, among the peaks continuing all through to Mt.Cho Oyu on the Nepal-Tibet border.

The peak was opened to climbing by Ministry of Tourism, government of Nepal in 2002 and the first official ascent was made same year by a joint French-British team. They trekked via Machhermo, traversed the Kyajo Glacier and climbed through  the Southwest Ridge. The same route was followed without deviation in 2003 by a French team as an acclimatization outing in preparation for climbing the difficult North Face of Machhermo peak .Also in 2003, a Dutch team climbed the Southwest Ridge route after failing on an attempt of the east face. In 2005 An American team climbed the more difficult Southeast Ridge establishing only the second route on the peak. There have been a few other attempts on the mountain by an Australian team in 2005 and an American team in the spring of 2006 and a Korean team and others.

Trip Highlights

An isolated peak in the Mahalangur range, the highest peak on the southern part of Thame & Gokyo ridge, Less attempted peak, the normal route to the summit via Namche, Gokyo, Machhermo, the peak was opened to climbing officially in 2002

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Series Start End Price Per Person Status Book Here
PKR815 Mon ,Apr 09, 2018 Fri ,Apr 27, 2018 USD 3250 Available Book Now
PKR816 Mon ,Apr 16, 2018 Fri ,May 04, 2018 USD 3250 Available Book Now
PKR820 Mon ,May 14, 2018 Fri ,Jun 01, 2018 USD 3250 Available Book Now
  • Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu & transfer to hotel
  • Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing & permit preparation
  • Day 03: Fly Kathmandu to Lukla and trek to Phakding (4 hrs) 
  • Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3400m) (5-6 hrs) 
  • Day 05: Rest and acclimatization at Namche Bazaar
  • Day 06: Trek to Machhermo (4150m)
  • Day 07: Trek to Base Camp (4550m)
  • Day 08: Acclimatization at Base Camp
  • Day 09: Camp I at Kyazo Glacier (5350m) & return to the Base Camp
  • Day 10: Camp II (5700m)
  • Day 11: Summit day & return to Camp II
  • Day 12: Descend to the Base Camp
  • Day 13: Extra Day
  • Day 14: Trek back to Machhermo
  • Day 15: Trek back to Namche Bazaar
  • Day 16: Trek to Lukla (2886 m.)
  • Day 17: Fly to Kathmandu
  • Day 18: Free day in Kathmandu
  • Day 19: Final Departure
  • International arrival/departure transfers
  • Kathmandu half day sightseeing escorted by English speaking city guide
  • 4 Nights standard hotel accommodation in Kathmandu on B/B basis 
  • Everest National Park Fee
  • TIMS card
  • Garbage deposited US$500/- (REFUNDABLE)
  • Flight fare Kathmandu/ Lukla/Kathmandu with airport tax
  • Domestic arrival/departure transfer
  • Full Board Camping with meals (Breakfast Lunch & Dinner) on trek
  • Necessary camping equipment (two men tent, dining tent, kitchen tent, toilet tent, kitchen equipment etc.)
  • Supporting staff (a professional Guide, asst. Sherpa and porter(s), cook & kitchen boy(s) as well as their necessary wages, insurance, meals, transportations and allowances
  • Climbing Sherpa equipments allowances and insurance
  • High altitude porters clothing and equipment
  • Client allowed taking only 20 kg. personal luggage  on trek
  • International airfare
  • Nepal Entry Visa fee
  • Monument entry fee in Kathmandu
  • Single supplement for hotel accommodation
  • Note: Additional cost applies for single tent on camping trek
  • Peak Permit: Peak climbing permit per person (US$250-Mar, Apr, May) (US$125-Sep,Oct,Nov) (US$70-Jun,Jul,Aug)
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation costs
  • Personal climbing insurance
  • Personal expenses such as telephone calls, alcoholic beverages, bottled drinks (including cold drinks and mineral water/boiled water), laundry
  • Personal climbing equipment
  • Excess baggage will be charged if exceeds 20 kg
  • Donation & tips etc
  • All expenses incurred in the event of early departure (evacuation fee, transport, extra hotel night, food etc.)
  • Any other services not specified in the ‘Cost includes
  • Climbing Region: Everest, Nepal
  • Trip Duration:19 Days
  • Total Trekking days: 15 Days
  • Camping Trek: Full board basis (breakfast, lunch & dinner)
  • Hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu: 4Nights
  • Trips Starts / Ends: Kathmandu
  • Activities: Peak climbing  + Kathmandu Sightseeing
  • Peak Permit: Fee Shall be collected upon arrival in Kathmandu
  • Mode of Transportation: Flight & comfortable vehicle, as per group size
  • Best Season: Mid Feb – June & Mid Sept - Dec
  • Accommodation: Hotels in Kathmandu & camp on trek
  • Type of Trip: Private & Fixed Departure
  • Service available: Standard/Camping
  • Trek grade:  Medium – hard
  • No. of Pax : 2 to 12
  • Meals during trip:  Included, except lunch & dinner in Kathmandu
  • Maximum elevation: 6186 m
  • Walking hours: 5 – 6 hrs a day
  • Support Staff: Guide 1:10 pax, Leader 1:11 pax above, Assistant Guide 1:8 pax, 2:12 Porter 2: 1 pax (20kg each personal luggage) (Each porter carries only 30 kg. x 2 porters = 60 kg - 20 kg. clients baggage + 40 kg. camping equipment/food) as per IPPG guideline
  • Kitchen Staff: 1 cook, 1 asst. cook (depending on the group size)
  • Local Climbing Sherpa: 1:4 pax, 2:8 pax, 3:12 pax

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