Short Pikey Peak Trek

Trip Facts

Destination: Lower Khumbu Nepal
Trip Grade: Moderate
Max Elevation: 4,065 m
Total Duration: 7 Days
Best Time: Autumn & Spring
Group Size: 2-12 pax

Karma Eco Adventure Nepal

Boudha-06, Kathmandu Nepal.
+977-9841142526
karmaeco2203@gmail.com, info@karmaecoadventure.com

Short Pikey Peak Trek






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Short Pikey Peak Trek in Nepal is off the beaten lower Khumbu trekking trail. This is one of the most astounding trekking courses for the panoramic view of landscape. There are numerous walking routes where trekkers can enjoy walking without fear of altitude sickness. Karma Eco Adventure Nepal offers the wide varieties of trekking packages.  Therefore, Trekkers can choose any of these trips according to their suitability. From low altitude to high altitude passes; the agency has all. Therefore, plan your trip to Pikey Peak today. This is the best view point of low altitude locale which offers the majestic view of Mt. Everest (8,848 m).

Moreover, Sir Hillary himself recommended the place as the jewel of Lower Khumbu. Apart from the view of Mt. Everset the top of Pikey Peak (4,065 m) offers the scenery of Mt. Kanchenjunga (8,586 m) and Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167 m) as well. The trail is full of picturesque landscape including grassy meadows and forests. For the vantage point to observe sunrise and sunset the trail is highly recommended. The word Pikey is derived from the Sherpa scriptures. This refers to divine hill. Short Pikey Peak Trek is full of multi-ethnic villages and natural wonders too. Trekkers have to take the flight to Phaplu airport for the start of the walking journey. Relish the chance to encounter Brahmins, Chhetris, Untouchables, Rai and Sherpa people.

A Short Pikey Trek With Great Views of Everest

The best time to do trekking on this trail is in August. The blooming flowers of rhododendron, magnolias and orchids make it the most effervescent destination. Trekkers don’t need to become fearful of altitude sickness as well. Moreover, the rich scenery is the bonus. Unique Adventure International is few Trekking agency in Nepal which expertly sells this trekking package. Be at the divine hill top which acquired its name “Pikey” from Sherpa Clan scriptures. Witness the overwhelming masses of snowcapped mountains and rejoice the swashbuckling lower Khumbu.

Short Pikey Peak Trek is the best alternative low altitude Everest View Trekking. Therefore, book the trip with us and enjoy the locale once visited by the great Sir Edmund Hillary.

 

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airport

Day 02: Morning Flight to Phaplu; Trek to Chayalsa

Day 03: Trek to Kerung

Day 04: Trek to Jhapre

Day 05: Trek to Pikey Base Camp

Day 06: Climb Pikey Peak; Trek to Junbesi via Jase Bhanjyang

Day 07: Trek to Phaplu

Day 08: Fly to Kathmandu

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airport

Airport Representatives of Karma Eco Adventure Nepal will receive you at the airport and transfer you to the hotel in Kathmandu. All the trip details will be discussed. The welcome dinner will be served and final preparation is done.

Day 02: Morning Flight to Phaplu; Trek to Chayalsa

We will take the early morning flight to Phaplu airport and start our walking trip. We will be walking through the Sherpa villages and cascading hilly scenery. We will visit the Chilsa monastery as well on this day.

Day 03: Trek to Kerung

We will start to see the High altitude peaks as well as differing landscape on this day. We will traverse through various communities’ villages of Tamang, Sherpa and Magar people. The day ends with the visit of Buddhist Stupa in Kerung.

Day 04: Trek to Jhapre

We will walk for about 6 hours on this day to reach Jhapre from Kerung. We will experience the forests of wild orchids as well as the marvelous landscapes. The trail is within the Solukhumbu – Okhaldhunga districts of Nepal. We will again visit monasteries and Stupas on this day and attend the cultural program in the evening.

Day 05: Trek to Pikey base camp

This is the most awaited day of our trip. We will witness the centuries old monasteries, manes, Stupas etc. Recently the local authorities of the area are promoting the marathon and mountain biking races on the area as well.

Day 06: Climb Pikey Peak; Trek to Junbesi via Jase Bhanjyang

Relish the amazing scenery of surrounding including the Mt. Everest from the top of Pikey Peak. Capture as much scenery as possible as it is a lifetime opportunity to seize the natural wonders of lower Everest region. We will then continue our walking towards Jase Bhanjyang. Along the way we can encounter the Yak herders where you get chance to drink the fresh Yak milk or taste the yak cheese. On the way we can see the glimpses of Dhaulagiri, Kanchenjunga and Everest too.

Day 07: Trek to Phaplu

Early in the morning we will visit the Thuptenchholing Monastery where we will observe the medicinal therapy of ancient Tibetan people. After breakfast we will then trek towards Phaplu which is about six hours of walking. In Phaplu we will enjoy with the crew members and locals in Sherpa cultural program.

Day 08: Fly Back to Kathmandu

 

  • Airport pickup and drop by private vehicle.
  • Welcome dinner at typical Nepalese Restaurant in Kathmandu.
  • 3 nights Hotel sharing accommodation at 3 star category in Kathmandu inclusive breakfast.
  • Domestic flight from Kathmandu - Phaplu – Kathmandu according to Itinerary.
  • Sagarmatha national park entry fees and TIMS card .
  • A comprehensive medical kit.
  • Highly an experienced trekking guide and (2 Guests=1) porters.
  • Teahouse/Lodge sharing accommodations on the trails and full board meals during the trek.
  • Accidental and medical Insurance of Nepalese staffs.
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, Alcohol, Soft drinks, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, hot shower, mineral water etc).
  • Nepal entry visa fee and airport tax during the departure.
  • Nepal visa which obtained at the airport on arrival (4 copies of passport size photo).
  • Lunch &  Dinner in Kathmandu Hotel.
  • In case of natural calamities i.e. political unrest, cancellation of flight due to weather, landslides etc the extra charge should be borne by themselves.
  • Tips for trekking staffs.
  • Note: Hotel & airfare rates might increase in-between than now given prices.
  • Anything else that is not mentioned on what is included.

 

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