Pikey Peak Trek

10 Days

The Pikey Peak Trek guarantees an unforgettable and exhilarating adventure in the Everest region of Nepal. Also referred to as the Everest View Trek, this trekking experience showcases awe-inspiring views of the majestic Mount Everest and the surrounding Himalayan peaks. Throughout the Pikey Peak Trek, you will traverse through picturesque landscapes and encounter charming Sherpa villages, all while being treated to the most magnificent views of Everest from the base camp.

By following a well-designed Pikey Peak Trek itinerary, you will have the opportunity to fully appreciate the beauty of the Everest region while allowing ample time for acclimatization. The trek route, as illustrated on the Pikey Peak Trek map, will guide you through enchanting trails, dense forests, and traditional Sherpa settlements. Standing tall at an impressive altitude of 4065m, Pikey Peak serves as a perfect vantage point to capture breathtaking panoramic views that will leave you in awe.

When considering the Pikey Peak Trek cost, it is important to note that it includes permits, accommodations, meals, and the services of a knowledgeable guide. The overall cost may vary depending on the duration of the trek and any personalized preferences you may have.

Experience a different perspective on the grandeur of Everest with the Pikey Peak Trek. While the iconic base camp offers breathtaking views, standing at the summit of Pikey Peak provides an unparalleled vantage point to witness the majesty of the world’s highest mountain and other towering peaks.

The Pikey Peak Trek is suitable for both experienced trekkers and those looking for a shorter adventure, with an easy to moderate-level difficulty. Unlike more strenuous treks, this trek allows you to enjoy the best view of Everest without the challenges. Located in a serene setting, the Pikey Peak region offers tranquility and an opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich local culture.

If you’re seeking a shorter trek that still offers stunning views of Everest, the Pikey Peak Short Trek is an excellent choice. With a well-organized itinerary, you can make the most of your time and experience the beauty of the Everest region in a condensed time frame.

Situated in the Everest region, the Pikey Peak Trek presents an extraordinary expedition that combines thrill, scenic splendor, and an unparalleled view of Everest. Secure your reservation for the Pikey Peak Trek today and indulge in an extraordinary adventure that will create everlasting memories.

At The Nepal Adventure Planner, we have meticulously crafted itinerary packages that offer exceptional value for your money. With our extensive expertise in trekking, we guarantee to provide you with the ultimate trekking experience. We kindly invite you to peruse our itinerary packages and feel free to reach out to us for any additional information you may require.

Pikey Peak Trek Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1400m)
  • Day 02: Sightseeing day in Kathmandu
  • Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Dhap (2932m) 7-8 Hrs Drive
  • Day 04: Trek from Dhap to Jharpe (2920m) 5 Hrs Trek
  • Day 05: Trek to Pikey Base Camp (3640m) 5-6 Hrs Trek
  • Day 06: Trek from Pikey Base Camp to Junbesi (2675m) via Pikey Peak (4065m) 7-8 Hrs Trek
  • Day 07: Explore Junbesi (2675m) and visit Thupten Chholing Gumba
  • Day 08: Trek from Junbesi to Phaplu (2413m) 5 Hrs Trek
  • Day 09: Drive Back to Kathmandu (1400m) 9-10 Hrs Drive
  • Day 10: Departure

Trip Info

  • Some Places
  • 4065m
  • 5 to 7 hours /day
  • Thamel Kathmandu
  • Everest Region
  • Autumn & Spring
  • 16

Pikey Peak Trek Overview

  • Destination: Pikey Peak
  • Starting Point: Kathmandu
  • Ending point: Kathmandu
  • Maximum Altitude: 4065m
  • No of Days: 10 days
  • Best Season: Spring & Autumn
  • Group size: 1-15 max

Pikey Peak Trek Highlights

  • Experience a visit to Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal.
  • Witness a new trekking destination in Nepal situated in the Solukhumbu Area.
  • Get a chance to see the lower Khumbu region while traveling through radically changing habitats.
  • Enjoy the spectacular views of Mt. Everest and other snowcapped Peaks.
  • The breathtaking views of various mountains such as the Number Himal range and Mt. Everest.
  • Witness the lush valleys, ancient monasteries, towering Mani walls, gorgeous flora, and Rhododendron woodlands.
  • The spectacular sunset and sunrise sights

Itinerary

Maximum Altitude: 1,350m/4,428 ft.

Kathmandu, Nepal’s capital, warmly welcomes you!

Our agents will greet you upon arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport. Likewise, our crew will welcome you to Nepal by placing “Tika and Mala” at the airport.

We will transfer you to the hotel in Kathmandu. You can take a rest in your room.

After a while, one of our representatives will know if you would like to see some nearby locations. Then, we will take you to Thamel, one of the most important tourist places in Nepal. When you return from the Thamel region, we will inform you about the details of the trek to Pikey Peak.

You will stay overnight in Kathmandu.

Trip duration: A whole day (Around 9 hours)

Maximum Altitude: Kathmandu (1350m/4428ft)

Meals: Breakfast

You would have had an extra day in Kathmandu before moving toward the Everest base camp trek. Enjoy your day by doing anything you want. A day will suffice to visit some of Kathmandu’s famous heritage sites, restaurants. WE will be taking you to visit Pashupati Nath Temple and Boudhanath Stupa. You could buy personal trekking gear like medication, Trekking shorts, Sunscreen, trekking axes, duffle bags on the way back to hotel.

You will stay overnight in the hotel in Kathmandu.

Kilometers: Kathmandu – Dhap (230km)

Trip duration: 6-7 hrs

Maximum Altitude: Dhap (2800m / 9186.35)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

After breakfast, you will be heading to Dhap from Kathmandu. The driving duration will be of 6-7 hours.

Dhap is a tiny village on the lower Solu Khumbu, an accessible tour viewing the Everest Mountain and the beginning of the Pikey Peak Hike. You will be driving through the Sunkoshi River and will reach ghurmi.

The journey east of Kathmandu is relatively easy and is an overland journey. You will see lovely hillsides, rivers, woods, and fields landscaping. As you will reach Dhap, you will observe the villager’s lifestyle here.

You will stay overnight in Dhap.

Kilometers: Dhap – Jhapre (5 km)

Trek duration: 4-5 hrs.

Maximum Altitude: Japre (2920m / 9580.05ft)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

From Dhap today, we will be heading toward the Jharpe early in the morning after breakfast. The trek will continue be for 4-5 hours.

To get to Sign, you’ll travel along the dry pathways. The trail then changes towards Jhapre on a lumpy, rugged track. Today, you will get an excellent chance to witness the Mount Everest speculator and the Nimbur Himal.

You will stay overnight in the Jhapre.

Kilometers: Jhapre – Pikey Base Camp (6km)

Trek duration: 6 -7 hrs.

Maximum Altitude: Pikey base Camp (3640m / 11942.24 ft)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Finally, today our destination will be Pikey base Camp. We will leave jhapre early in the morning after we finish breakfast. Today we will be hiking for around 6-7 hours.

You begin on a dusty trail that leads to an upward track to Bhulbule. The path becomes steeper as you pass through rhododendron forests on your way to Lhamuje. Lhamje is a tiny village in this location. Throughout the journey, you will be able to witness the panoramic views of the mountains.

You will stay overnight in the Pikey Base Camp.

Kilometers: 5-6 km

Trek duration: 6 hrs.

Maximum Altitude: Pikey Peak (4065m / 13336.61ft)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Early morning you will hike through the steep rocky ridgeline leading towards Pikey Peak. From here you can view the magical sunrise over various mountains – Mt. Everest, Thamserku, Khatang, Manaslu, Number Chuli, Langtang, and more. After enjoying this view, the trail descends to Junbesi.

The route passes through mani walls and chortens. After reaching Junbesi, you can visit the monastery in the village which gives a beautiful view of Numbur Himal. Overnight stay in Junbesi.

Kilometers: 4-5 km

Trek duration: 4 hrs.

Maximum Altitude: Thupten Chholing Gumba (2920m)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Today you will acclimatize in Junbesi. After having breakfast, the trail heads to explore the village. Firstly, we will hike upwards to Thute Chholing Gumba. The trail goes uphill by the Junbesi Khola. Reaching the gumba gives you a cultural feel; it reflects the ancient traditions and religion.

Then we will return back to Junbesi village and explore the nearby places of the village. Overnight stay in Junbesi.

Kilometers: 4-5 km

Trek duration: 4 hrs.

Maximum Altitude: Phaplu (2380m)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Leaving Junbesi we will come to an end of the journey and trek to Phaplu. The trail descends along with the Junbesi Khola and then crosses a suspension bridge. After you cross the bridge, you will reach Beni Ghat. Continuing the walk along with scenic views, you will reach Phaplu. Here is a bye to the Rolwaling Region.

Overnight stay in Phaplu.

Kilometers: Phaplu – Kathmandu (269.7km)

Trip duration: 8 hrs.

Maximum Altitude: Phaplu (2380m)

Meals: Dinner

Today you will be returning to Kathmandu from thePhaplu. After having breakfast, we will take you to Kathmandu. The driving duration will be of 8 hours. We will provide you with your meals in the route. You will pass through the Charikot while returning to Kathmandu.

As you reach Kathmandu, we will transfer you to the hotel. After the long day of travel, you can take a shower and take a rest in your room. We will provide you with a farewell dinner in the evening on the behalf of our agency.

Day 10 :
Departure

Meals: Breakfast

Before the departure flight, our representative will transfer you to the Tribhuvan International Airport. Remember to buy gifts and souvenirs for your family as a memento of your trip to Nepal. You can also spend your free time eating at one of the surrounding restaurants. We wish you the best of luck and hope to see you in Nepal again soon.

Includes/Excludes

Price Includes

  • Airport pick up & final departure by private vehicle.
  • Welcome & farewell cultural dinner.
  • A full Day Kathmandu Valley Sightseen Tour with local tour guide and Private vehicle
  • All needed ground transportation mention on the itinerary.
  • Three nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • A day three meals (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner) on your choice from the menu during the treks.
  • An excellent government licensed holder guide including all his meals, accommodation, salary, transportation, insurance & many more…
  • A strong porter (2:1) one porter carrying two member’s bags including all his meals, accommodation, salary, transportation, insurance & many more…
  • Sleeping bags and down jackets provided and to be returned after the trip is complete.
  • Standard tea house during the treks.
  • Trekking route map.
  • An achievement certificate.
  • First aid kid box including oximeter & pulse meter checker.
  • All needed permit & national park fees.
  • Seasonal fruits.
  • An emergency helicopter rescue services, if in case.
  • Government tax & service charge.

Price Excludes

  • Personal expenses as like the phone & camera charging, hot shower, wifi
  • All kind of drinks as like mineral water, beer, tea, coffee, juice, Coke, Fanta, and hard drinks.
  • Lunch & dinner during stay in city.
  • Extra an activities, in case if you have an extra day on your holidays.
  • Extra nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu, in case if you return earlier from the treks.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Tips to guide & porter
  • UNESCO entrance fee

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Pikey Peak Trek
From $800
/ Adult