Impressive multi-summited ridge at the eastern end of the Lumding Himal and above the Bhote Khosi River. Kwangde Peak Climbing is one of the difficult and technically challenging peaks which required technical skills. Different types of equipment like rope, ice crow, snow bar, etc. and previous climbing experience with good health & physical. Trekking to Koangde Peak Climbing provides you panoramic views of beautifully stunning mountains like Makalu (8485m\27838ft.). Mt. Everest (8848m\29028ft.), Cho- Oyu( 8188m\26864ft.) and many more. Trek passing through the beautiful forests of pine and rhododendron also provides observe the wildlife. See the spotted deer, musk deer, red panda etc. You can also explore the local living style and culture of many Mongolian peoples.
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Kwangde Peak (6011m and 19721 fits) also known as Kangde Ri, Kwangde or Kwangdi Ri is an impressive feat for extreme climbers. This peak challenges beginners and excites amateurs. This mountain is located above the Bhote Koshi River and to the south-west of Namche Bazaar. Nepal Mountaineering Association classified Kwangde Peak as a group “B” climbing peak. The first attempt was made in 1975 by the Nepalese expedition which was led by Kumar Khagdar and Bikram Shah. However, the successful summit was made by Lhakpa Tenzing, Sonam, Gyalzen, Shambhu Tamang and Sonam Hisi though south ridge.
Similarly, trip cumulates jaw-dropping & panoramic view of giant Himalayan peaks including Mt. Makalu in the east, Everest, Cho Oyu and Rolwaling in the northwest. Experience of past climbers, Kwandge Peak climbing is said to be strenuous which requires preparation. Thus, good physical fitness and previous climbing experience are required. Although both the route of the North & South face is extremely demanding. If you are up for adventurous experience in the Himalayan peak, you should find this peak appealing to kill the appetite.
First, our trip starts from Kathmandu with Flight to Lukla followed next. Then we trek to Phakding while gradually gaining altitude. We reach Namche Bazaar for acclimatization and then we hike to Kwangde Base Camp. From the base camp, we step up to High Camp where you get basics about climbing and proper measures to take in case of emergency. After our successful summit, we trek down to Namche Bazaar & trek to Lukla. In the end, Lukla, we take a flight straight to Kathmandu. This flight another most mention highlight of this trip because you get to see an amazing view of hills, rivers, and different mountains. We finally arrive at Kathmandu – you can take rest while we organize the last dinner in Kathmandu.
Daily Itinerary –
- Arrival in Kathmandu (1350m)
- Sightseeing in Kathmandu & Preparation
- Flight to Lukla (2800m) & trek to Phakding (2610m) – 35 min – about 4 hrs
- Trek to Namchhe Bazaar (3440m) – about 6 hrs
- Namchhe: acclimatization
- Trek to Kwangde base camp (4700m)
- Trek to High Camp (5200m)
- Summit Kwangde (6011m) & trek Back to Base camp
- Trek to Namchhe Bazaar
- Trek to Lukla – about 7 hrs
- Fly Lukla – Kathmandu
- Final Departure.