Height of the peak – 6017 meters/19,740 ft
Phari Lapcha was only added to the permitted trekking peak list in 2002. The journey all the way to summit is greatly suitable for an exotic and striking mountaineering experience.
Phari Lapcha is situated in Solukhumbu district along the Mahalangur Himalayan Range. Solukhumbu district is home of Mt Everest.
The height of the peak is 6,017 meters from the sea level and placed under group “A” among climbing peaks in Nepal; by Nepal mountaineering association. The peak was opened for climbing in 2002 and today is among the most loved peak climbing destination after trekking peak of Nepal.
Alpine style climbing involves kilometers-tall lines on steep mixed ice and rock at a relatively low altitude.
Phari Lapcha itself has two summits. East Summit (5,977m) is slightly lower than the main top. Phari Lapcha is sometimes confused with Dawa peak (5,920m) to the north-west of the main summits, and has been called Phari Lapcha West although it is arguably an entirely separate peak.
Where is Phari Lapcha peak located?
In the Mahalangur range and lies just south-west of the famous Gokyo valley trekking route. It has since become popular among experienced climbers as it offers extremely challenging climb & trill.
Situated in the valley, the peak appears as a snow giant popping above the yak pastures and grassy meadows.
The close up view of mountains such as Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Makalu, Ama Dablam, Baruntse and others will greet you all the way to the summit of Phari Lapcha peak.
The inviting cultural & Tradition of Sherpa people of Khumbu region will pacify you profusely. The rich wildlife of the region makes an appealing trekking/Climbing to explore.
Phari Lapcha peak climbing itinerary has been carefully designed to allow for gradual ascend and proper acclimatization by our climbing expert.
Phari Lapcha peak known as a popular climbing peak of Everest trekking region open for climbing under mountaineering association Nepal. Mountaineering association Nepal operates all the necessary permit and operation work for Phari Lapcha peak climbing in Nepal.
Best season for Phari Lapcha peak climbing is March to May (spring season in Nepal) and September to December (autumn season in Nepal)
1st ascent of Phari Lapcha peak
19/05/2021 AD (05/02/2078 BS) by Marcelo & Juliana Belo, Viktor Groselj, Rafael Vodisek, Vlado Mesaric, Stipe & Josko Bozic, Vladimir Shataev, Isrofil Ashurly, Valentine Grakovith, Dinesh Devkota, Pemba, Dawa, Nima Sherpas,
Trekking to Peak climbing Route
· Starts From Kathmandu: 25 minutes Flight to Lukla by a 14 seater plane
· Trekking Route Length: 34 KM Lukla to Lukla
· Climbing route length: 8KM from basecamp to base camp
With a very rich Everest region Himalayan trekking experience, our Phari Lapcha Peak trip will end at the Lukla airstrip descending through the traditional trade center Namche Bazaar.
Nepalgram Adventure is glad to design your Phari Lapcha Peak Climbing trip in Nepal as a complete Nepal travels with our trained & experienced climbing/Trekking guides and expert staff for your finest satisfaction.
How much is Climbing permit cost for Phari Lapcha Peak climbing?
|Name of the Peak||Region||Height||March-April-May||Sept-Oct-Nov||Dec-Jan-Feb||June-July-August|
|Mt. Phari Lapcha||Mahalangur||6,017m||US $250||US $125||US $70||US $70|
Phari Lapcha Peak climbing cost details of Nepalgram Adventure
Phari Lapcha peak climbing of Nepalgram is a 16 days trekking and climbing programs. Includes Permit, air ticket for Kathmandu – Lukla, trekking permit, national park permit, Lodge, tent accommodations, Breakfasts, Lunch, Dinners, Porters’ High climbing guide, Trekking guide, insurance of Guide and Porter & climbing staff including cook.
The price also includes fixed rope, main rope, ices crow, snow bar, ice hammer & all the group gears need while climbing the peak. But you have to have your own personnel gear – you can easily rent climbing gears in Nepal if you do not have your own.
Hotel in Kathmandu as per our itinerary is included. Transport, Climbing permit and insurance is included in the cost for Phari Lapcha peak climbing.
We assure kind trained, hearted and experienced staff who knows how-to trace the route on glacier route, high pass route, and how to fix the rope for ice climbing, and how to climb the Phari Lapcha peak with minimal risk and precisely successful pattern. Our crew members are same people as of other companies but working culture in Nepalgram adventure has sharpen them better than others.
Nepalgram seeks your satisfaction and success while attempting any adventure treks or climbing in Nepal.
Phari lapcha Peak, at an altitude of 6017 meters is one of the most popular climbing peaks in the Everest Himalayan region. It is situated at Mahalangur range in Solukhumbu district, near the popular trekking area of Gokyo valley in Nepal.
Journey to this peak gives an ecstatic panoramic view of different Himalayan regions, such as Everest (8850m), Nuptse (7879m), Lhotse (8501m), Makalu (8475m) and much more.
Phari Lapcha peak climbing is an undistinguished steep mixture of snow and ice slope. It takes around 16 days to complete both trekking and peak climbing. Phari lapcha peak comprises of technical routes
Favorable seasons for trekking/climbing of Phari Lapcha peak climbing autumn (September to November) and spring (March to May).
Phari Lapcha peak is recognized as “A” category climbing peak according to the Mountaineering Association of Nepal. It was added to the list of Permitted Trekking List in 2002 and since then it has been a popular peak climbing tour destination in Nepal.
Major Highlights of Phari Lapcha Peak Climbing
- Local culture, Tradition and people in the area of Everest.
- Phari Lapcha peak of 6017 m.
- Gokyo lakes, Everest view and stunning landscape of white Himalaya from Everest range
- Different museum and walk inside the Sagarmatha National park
- Adventure while climbing on the ice of the phari lapcha peak
- Vistas of Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Luptse, Thamserku, Baruntse, Makalu, Amadablam is cater
- Very familiar Sherpa climbing guide will direct your excursion.