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Panoramic Pikey Trek

Trip Fact

Trip Name: Panorama Pikey Trek

Trip Cost: $1300

Activities: Sightseeing andTrekking

Trip duration: 12 Days

Accommodation: 3 star hotel in Kathmandu with BB plan/Tea house/Lodge during trek

Meals: Breakfast in Kathmandu/All meals during trek

Mode of Transfer: Bus/Car

Maximum Altitude: 4070m

Difficulty: Moderate

Group size: 2-12 people

Suitable Time: March-May/Sept-December

Trip Starts/Ends: Kathmandu

Route Map:

Route Map:
  • Overview
  • Detail Itinerary
  • Cost Info
  • Check list
  • Date & Price
  • Altitude Map

Panoramic Pikey trek is one of the popular treks for panoramic mountain views. Pikey trek takes you to the highest place of lower Everest region.  Pikey peak is well known for majestic view of Mt. Everest, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Thamserku, Mt. Gaurishankar, Mt. Numbur, Mera peak and many other Himalayan peaks. Pikey peak is popular for mountain view from lower elevation Everest. Sunrise view from Pikey peak is spectacular over the world’s highest mountains. You can get the view of mountain ridge line from east to west.

Trekking to  Pikey peak is not only famous for scenery and mountain views, this place is also famous for culture and life style of local people. In these regions we can see the cultures of different tribes and communities such as Sherpa, Tamang, Magar, Chhettri and Brahmin. Here we can see dramatic scenery of Mani wall, monastery, landscape, high vegetation, flora and faunas.  Thuptenchholing monastery is known as little Tibet,where you can see the traditional Tibetan therapy. You can get the taste of delicious local food and drinks in lodges and tea houses.

Panoramic Pikey peak trekking route is open for every season except monsoon. Pikey peak trekking starts driving from Kathmandu to Jiri and walking through Sivalaya, Bhandara, Namkheli, Ngamor Gumpa, to reach Pikey peak at 4,070 elevation. From Pikey peak we walk through Junbesi, Thutung, Basa , Salleri and drive back to Kathmandu. Road of this route is quite rough and muddy but you will forget about road when you visit Pikey peak and enjoy the scenery of Everest region.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu (1400 m).

Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Sivalaya (1790 m) via Jiri.

Day 03: Trek from Sivalaya to Bhandara (200 m).~ 5-6 hours

Day 04: Trek from Bhandara to Namkheli (2300 m).~ 6 hours

Day 05: Trek from Namkheli to Ngamor Gumpa (2800 m).~ 6-7 hours

Day 06: Trek from Ngamor Gumpa to Pikey Danda (4070 m).~ 4-5 hours

Day 07: Early view from Pikey Danda and trek to Junbesi (2675 m).~7 hours

Day 08: Visit Thuptenchholing Monastery (3050 m) and trek to Chiyaukhok.~ 5-6 hours

Day 09: Trek from Chiyaukhok to Ghumne Mera via Ratangi.

Day 10: Trek from Ghumne to Basa.~ 4-5 hours

Day 11: Trek from Basa to Salleri.~ 5 hours

Day 12: Drive 260 km back to Kathmandu (1400 m).~ 7-8 hours

More Information

Meals:
When you travel to the new place for your holiday, food is concerned  part of travel. While, traveling with Yarsa treks, you can experience the delightful cuisine of typical Nepali food, continental food,Chinese food and different international cuisines. You will be suggested by your guide for good food during your trip. During the trek do not order many dishes and waste food, they have to cater more trekkers before they run off the stock. It is very hard and takes a week or more for caravan and porters to bring the food in these places. You will take lunch in route side, breakfast and dinner will be arranged in the same lodge/Tea house.

Drinking Water:
During the trek you can get the bottled water but it is hard to dispose plastic and it will be the big problem for environment. We will provide purified mineral water during trek. In tea house you can get bottled water and mineral water in additional cost. It will be better to drink mineral water rather than bottled water.

Accommodations:
We provide you best touristic hotel in Kathmandu with best location. During the trek tea house is main accommodation for trekkers. A tea house is combination of lodge and restaurant. In the tea house lodges are fairly basic, some tea houses you can get separate room but in the high altitude rooms are spared with two beds with blanket and little additional furniture.  There will be large dining room where you can get the warm by Bukhara stove. In the tea house there will be the solar electricity but these days most of the tea houses have electricity for charging camera, mobile phones and other small appliances.

Things to take:
This is very active trip, we can’t stay in same place. You can take very light and necessary things. You will get porter who will carry maximum 30 kg which  means 2 trekkers=1 porter. Porters are allowed to carry maximum 30 kg of your stuff. Porters will carry your necessary stuff in a duffel bag.

Altitude Map & Route Map:
Yarsa Treks will provide you complete route map and altitude map. At the end of the trip we will provide you Yarsa Treks T-shirt for the memory of trekking with us.

Health & Fitness:
These treks are some of moderate and some of strenuous, passionate trekkers should have ability to walk for 4-7 hours a day. Trekking to the high altitude is more challenging than the low altitude. To complete the trip we should have good health, average physical fitness, passion, confidence, determination and positive attitude. If you have past hiking experience or exercising habits it will be  better for your trek. If you have pre-existing health problem such as lung, heart and other diseases it is better to consult with your doctor or inform Yarsa Treks before booking the trip.

Suitable Time to Trek:
For Trekking to the high altitude we should concern about the weather condition. Autumn (Sept-Nov) and Spring (March-May) are the best seasons for trekking in Himalayas. Trekking in summer and Monsoon (June-Aug) is affected by rain. You can also trek in winter but temperatures could be  harsher for most trekkers.

Trip Dates/Cost:
Check available start date in our site and for cost please contact us.

Important Notes:
If you’re confused to pack up your necessary things just see in the check list tab. Bring light and necessary things. You will need medium size bag to carry your daily usable stuff. The weather is subject to change in high altitude so layered clothing is recommended throughout the trek.

Note: We can customize trip as possible as client’s time frame. We are delighted to take you to Himalayan region according to the itinerary.

Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu (1,400 m).

Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Sivalaya (1,790 m) via Jiri.

Day 03: Trek from Sivalaya to Bhandara (2,000 m).~ 5-6 hours

Day 04: Trek from Bhandara to Namkheli (2,300 m).~ 6 hours

Day 05: Trek from Namkheli to Ngamor Gumpa (2,800 m).~ 6-7 hours

Day 06: Trek from Ngamor Gumpa to Pikey Danda (4,070 m).~ 4-5 hours

Day 07: Early view from Pikey danda and trek to Junbesi (2,675 m).~7 hours

Day 08: Visit Thutungchholing Monestery (3,050 m) and trek to Chiyaukhok.~ 5-6 hours

Day 09: Trek from Chiyaukhok to Ghumne Mera via Ratnagi.

Day 10: Trek from Ghumne to Basa.~ 4-5 hours

Day 11: trek from Basa to Sallari.~ 5 hours

Day 12: Drive 260 km back to Kathmandu (1,400 m).~ 7-8 hours

Service included in cost

  • Lodge / tea house accommodation service during trekking
  • Tourist standard hotel in kathmandu withe BB plan
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner (3 meals) per day during your trekking
  • An experienced English-speaking trekking guide
  • Necessary trekking porters to carry your luggage (2 trekkers:1 porter) including their salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging
  • National park entry permit and TIMS card
  • A comprehensive medical kit
  • All government and local taxes

Service excluded in cost

  • Visa fee for Nepal entry
  • International flight tickets
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu
  • Your Travel and rescue insurance
  • Your Personal expenses such as telephone calls, laundry service, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc.
  • Tips for guides and porters
  • Anything other not mention in cost include section

This list of equipment will help you to bag pack for your trip. You can check the list while packing your bags.  These lists may require vary or little according to the season and your trekking duration. The weight is limit for 15 kg (33 pounds), we suggest you to carry only the valuable things. Your luggage will be carry by porter but you require carrying bag pack with important and valuable things on your own.

Important Documents:

1. Valid Passport, 2 passport size photos
2. Airlines tickets
3. Separate photo copy of your passport
4. Visa form (easily access in Nepal airport)
5. Insurance paper
6. Cash/credit card/ATM/Machine card for withdraw, checks

Head Wear:

1. Sunhat or Scarf
2. Light balaclava or fleece hat
3. Sunglasses
4. Head torch

Upper Body Wear:

1. Cotton T-shirt or thermals
2. Fleece Jacket
3. Down Jacket

Lower Body Wear:

1. Light weight cotton pant
2. Water proof pant
3. Hiking trouser or woolen trousers

Hands Wear:

1. Gloves
2. Light weight fleece gloves

Feet Wear:

1. Thin inner socks
2. Thick warm wool socks
3. Comfortable hiking Boots

Accessories Equipment:

1. Sleeping bag 
2. Trekking Bag/Duffel Bag
3. Large plastic Bag (for keeping things dry inside trek Bag)
4. Trekking poles (optional)
5. Water Bottle or Camel Bag etc.

Medicines: 

1. Water purification tablets or filter
2. Anti-altitude sickness pills
3. Anti headache pills
4. Stomach antibiotic
5. Skin-blaster repair kit
6. Cold pills
7. First aid tapes and plasters
8. According to health prescription

Personal Huygens:

1. Tissue/Wet wipes/Toilet roll
2. Anti Bacterial hand wash

Toiletries:  

1. Quick dry Towel
2. Toothbrush and paste
3. Multipurpose soap
4. Face and body moisturizer
5. Female Huygens product

Extra Items: 

1. Guide Book
2. Diary and pen
3. Swimsuit
4. Voltage converter
5. Plug adapter
6. Cigarette lighter and Match box
7. Campus and Gps (optional)
8. Small alarm clock
9. Digital camera with extra cards and batteries
10. Small folding Knife etc.

December, 2017

Departure DateAvalabilityDurationCost/PersonJoin Group
December 17Guaranteed12 days$1300Join Now
December 24Guaranteed12 days$1300Join Now
December 31Guaranteed12 days$1300Join Now

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