Pikey Peak Trail

USD 1,055
  • Activities
    Pikey Peak Trail
  • Max Elevation
    Pikey Peak 4,065m
  • Trip Duration
    11 Days
  • Trip Grade
    Moderate & Adventure
  • Lodging
    Eco Lodges + Tented Camp
  • Meals
    Full board on trek, breakfast in City
  • Transportation
    Private vehicle & flight
  • Communication
    Yes
  • Group Size
    Min. 1 / Max.20
  • Best Season
    Spring & Autumn
  • Per Day Walk
    Approx. 4 - 6 Hours

Trip Highlights of Pikey Peak Trail:

  • Enjoy a Splendid excursion to Sherpa’s trail Nepal – Newly opened trekking trail in Nepal 
  • Explore the fabulous Everest and lower Khumbu region with the alternative and dramatic trail
  • Witness tantalizing sunrise and sunset view from one of the tallest pikey hill over the Himalayan range 
  • Experience the unique Sherpa culture, religion and Himalayan valleys

Introduction:

Pikey Peak trail is the newly opened trekking route in lower Khumbu region, combination of Chyabe east to west which offers dramatic exploration of Everest. The trail follows the less crowded area from Jiri, Chaulakharka, Ngaur till reach to Pikey hill. From the Pikey peak, one can see the various spectacular mountains over 8,000 meters including Everest, Kanchenjunga, Makalu, Lhotse, Manaslu, Annapurna and many other snow-covered peaks.  

The peak is popular for its breathtaking sunrise and sunset views and one can take pleasure in the magnificent sight of the peaks beyond the Kathmandu valley to the plains along with lots of Himalayan range. 

The Pikey peak trail trek in Nepal with Nepal Guide Treks and Expedition heads through Everest and Khumbu region trail which is one of the lower places to see Mt. Everest 8,848m. While making your memorable holiday, the adventurous pikey peak trail follows rhododendron forests, highly culture influenced villages, mountain glaciers, splendid uphill and downhill trails with the combination of Himalayan scenery.   

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  • Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu [1345m/4411ft] and transfer to hotel.

    Our airport arrival and departure representative will be at Tribhuvan International Airport on your arrival schedule. You will be transferred to the hotel and our staff will help you until check-in procedure ends at Hotel. Either you can have a rest at the Hotel or visit NGT’s office. In the evening, join our welcome dinner program organized by Nepal Guide Treks and Expedition Team. 

    Accommodation: Hotel/Resort
    Meals: BB Plan + Welcome Dinner.  

  • Day 02: Fly from Kathmandu to Phaplu [2470m/8101ft] & Trek to Salleri [2390m/7839ft] [2-3 hrs Trek]

    From Kathmandu, we will take a flight to Phaplu which takes approximately around 35 minutes. After landing at Phaplu we will start our trek to Salleri where we can wander around the busy local market and make visits to fascinating monasteries such as Chewang Monastery.

    Accommodation: Hotel/Resort
    Meals: BB Plan + Welcome Dinner. 

  • Day 03: Trek from Salleri to Ghunsa [2250m/7380ft] via Dorpu [5-6 hrs Trek]

    Leaving Salleri we will follow the trail that passes through several cultural and traditional villages inhabited by Tamang, Magar and Sherpa tribe communities of Nepal. During the trek, we will have good views of the surrounding mountains and beautiful landscapes. We will continue our trekking until we arrive at Ghunsa.

    Accommodation: Tea House Lodge
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner] 

  • Day 04: Trek from Ghunsa to Pattale [2840m/9315ft] via Kerung [7-8 hrs Trek]

    Today we will trek on a moderate trail that passes through several monasteries and beautifully painted mani walls. At Kerung we will make a visit to some of the ancient monasteries and take a look at the Buddhist stupa. Along our trekking route, we will get chance to interact with local peoples mainly with Tamang, Magar and Sherpa community backgrounds. We will trek until we arrive at Pattale.

    Accommodation: Tea House Lodge
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner] 

  • Day 05: Trek from Pattale to Jhapre [2820m/9249ft] [5-6 hrs Trek]

    From Pattale we will trek exploring the rich flora and fauna of the region. The area is rich with wild orchids offering trekkers an awesome feeling for trekkers while trekking. Our further trekking passes through additional monasteries and Buddhist stupas. After arriving at Jhapre, we will spend some time watching the traditional and cultural local performance in Jhapre which is definitely one of the best ways to understand the culture of the region.

    Accommodation: Tea House Lodge
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner] 

  • Day 06: Trek from Jhapre to Pikey peak [4065m/13333ft] [5-6 hrs Trek]

    Leaving Jhapre we will follow the trail that heads higher up into the alpine vegetation. Gradually ascending we will trek through monasteries dating bak to hundreds of years, Buddhist stupas and mani walls. We will continue to trek through several yak herding open fields with good views of the surrounding environment. We will camp at a good camping site near the base camp of Pipek peak.

    Accommodation: Tented Camp
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner] 

  • Day 07: Trek from Pikey peak to Junbesi [2700m/8856ft] [4-5 hrs Trek]

    Pikey peak base camp is one of the best spots to witness the morning sunrise view. We will wake up early for the magnificent sunrise view over Himalayan Ranges from Kanchenjunga to Dhaulagiri as well as Mount Everest. After spending quality time in the morning, we will follow the trail that is an easy downhill trekking through the scenic landscapes and scattered settlements to arrive at Junbesi.

    Accommodation: Tea House Lodge
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner] 

  • Day 08: Trek from Junbesi to Thuptenchholing [ 3100m/10168ft] and Trek back to Junbesi [3-4 hrs Trek]

    From Junbesi we will make an uphill climb towards Thuptenchholing where we will visit Thuptenchholing monastery and observe the traditional Tibetan medicinal therapy. From the top, we can enjoy the whole Junbesi valley down below. After spending a few hours at Thuptenchholing we will head back to Junbesi. We can also observe the Sherpa cultural dance performance on request at Junbesi.

    Accommodation: Tea House Lodge
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

  • Day 09: Trek from Junbesi to Phaplu [2470m/8101ft] [5-6 hrs Trek]

    From Junbesi we will start our trek following the trail that is an easy downhill walking. This is the last day of our trek, therefore we will take it easy and try to enjoy every bit of our trek. At Phaplu we will celebrate the end of our trek with tasty local food and Sherpa cultural program.

    Accommodation: Tea House Lodge
    Meals: All Meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner] 

  • Day 10: Fly from Phaplu to Kathmandu

    Today we will take a scenic flight from Phaplu back to Kathmandu that takes approximately about 30 minutes. After arriving at Kathmandu, you can relax at the Hotel or do sightseeing around Kathmandu valley before heading back to your destination.

    Accommodation: Hotel/Lodge
    Meals: BB Plan + Farewell Dinner 

  • Day 11: Final Departure from international airport.

    Our Airport representative will drop you at the Airport as per your flight schedule. 

What's included?
  • Airport arrival and departure transfer by private vehicle
  • Hotel/resort accommodation in Kathmandu with BB Plan
  • All required land transportation by private vehicle as per mentioned in the itinerary
  • Flight from Faplu to Kathmandu
  • Experienced trekking guide and required number of porters
  • Staffs food, clothing and insurance
  • Tea House lodges accommodation during trekking
  • All meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during Trekking
  • All required trekking permits and fees
  • Welcome and farewell dinner in Kathmandu
  • All government TAX/VAT, applicable service charges and necessary paperwork
What's not included?
  • Personal nature expenses
  • Bar bill and all kind of drinks
  • Rescue & Evacuation
  • Gratitude (tip) for staff

The given rates are per person with guaranteed departure schedules. If the given dates are not appropriate for you, please feel free to contact us for requesting a new dates, we will gladly personalize the itinerary and schedule of the trip that fits for you.

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How to Get Nepal Visa?

Immigration Office at Kathmandu Airport Facilitating Tourist Visa on arrival.

Visa Fees:

Two Weeks – 30 USD

One Month (Four Weeks) – 50 USD

Three Month (90 Days) – 125 USD

For more info, please email at info@nepalguidetreks.com

Visa Extension Fees:

Tourist Visa Extension required a minimum of 15 days (USD 45)and USD 3 for each extra days.

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