Ombigaichen

Ombigaichen is least known peak in Khumbu region. Khumbu region of Nepal is densely packed with many beautiful peaks including Mt. Everest and many 8000 meters high peaks. It has amazing geographical formation for adventure. It is prime location for view nature at its best. Another major attraction of the region is its people. People of this region is known for its hospitable nature.

Ombigaichen is least known and climbed trekking peak in Nepal. It stands 6340 meters high. Permit for Ombigaichen is issued by Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA). It was first climbed by team lead by Edmund Hillary in 1960.

Everest region itself is an attraction for thousands of tourist around the world. It scenic beauty is incomparable with any other place. On summit of this peak, panoramic views of mountains like Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Makalu, Baruntse, Amadablam and many small peaks can be seen.

 

 Country: Nepal  Min group members: 3
 Duration: 8 days  Difficulty: Normal
 Best time: All season  Maximum Altitude: 6340 meter
 Major Attraction:  Reaching altitude of 6340 meters, close view of mountains like Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Makalu, Baruntse, Amadablam and many peaks, natural beauty of Khumbu region, lifestyle of local people, specially Sherpa community. 

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Day 2: Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding.

Day 3: Trek to Namche Bazaar.

Day 4: Trek to Khumjung.

Day 5: Rest for acclimatization

Day 6: Trek to Tengboche.

Day 7: Trek to Mt. Ama Dablam Base Camp.

Day 8: Trek to Base Camp.

Day 9-11: Climbing Period

Day 12: Cleaning Base Camp.

Day 13: Trek back to Tengboche.

Day 14: Trek back to Khumjung.

Day 15: Trek back to Phakding.

Day 16: Trek back to Lukla.

Day 17: Fly to Kathmandu.

Day 18: Transfer to International Airport for final departure.

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