About Pikey Peak Trek

Fascinating and interesting newly open trekking route of Nepal is Pikey Peak Trek offers with a beautiful view of natural treasures of Everest Region. A short and incredible trekking path in Solu region or Khumbu region of Nepal that is less discovered by people. This will be a great opportunity to witness out the enchanting nature within a tranquil environment. As fewer numbers of people take this short trek towards Pikey Peak to utilize their short time within the Himalayas of Nepal. Pikey Peak is also known as Pikey Danda (4070 m/13354 ft), Peak means Danda in Nepali language, which is regarded as one of the tallest hills of Solu region.

…modest with full of opulent features of nature with great snow-capped mountains of Khumbu Region.

Pikey Peak Trek follows stunning places of Khumbu Region

Pikey Peak trek starts with a scenic drive from Kathmandu to Sivalaya (1800 m/ 5906 ft) and follows to Bhandar (2200 m/ 7218 ft) will be the first night stop for Pikey Peak trekking. The next day heading towards Namkheli (2300 m/ 7546 ft) will be interesting because of observing the lifestyle and passing through beautiful villages of Majhagaun. After then passing through Ngomar Gompa (2800 m/ 9187 ft), the trail leads to Pikey Peak which offers with the great views of eastern and central Himalayan peaks – Mt. Everest, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Kanchanjanga, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Thamserku and many more mountains. Junibesi (2680 m/ 8793 ft) will be another perfect place to create some memorable moments as exploring Thutungchheli Gompa (3050 m/ 10007 ft) will also be fruitful. And, heading back to Shivalaya passing Sate and Bhandar will be the end point of Pikey Peak trek. This will be a great time staying in beautifully set up villages, observing the traditional lifestyle of local people, exploring around the monuments during Pikey Peak Trek and catching the spectacular views of great massifs of Nepal. 

Why Pikey Peak Trek?

Pikey Peak trek passes through rhododendron forest and beautiful villages where one get the opportunity to observe the culture and tradition along with the traditional lifestyle of local people. Most of the places are the habitat of Sherpa community so will be a great chance to witness their lifestyle. During the trek towards Pikey Peak or Pikey Danda, one can see rare species of flora and fauna. Pikey Peak Trek is of short duration and done within the altitude below 4070 meters so this trek is favorable for those who get suffer from altitude sickness and also suitable for those who have interest to travel in a group or individually. Trekking within the less participated route (Pikey Peak trail) by people will be totally new and can have a new experience as with this to discover the beauty of different villages and places on the way to Pikey Peak will provide with unique features.  

Duration of Pikey Peak Trek

This 14 days journey towards Pikey Peak or Pikey Danda will be bestowed with incredible scenery and beautiful settlement of Solu Region to make the trip wonderful and unforgettable and as per one's interest and timeframe, the trek can be customized. 

Best Season for Pikey Danda Trek

The perfect seasons throughout the year to participate in Pikey Peak Trek are Autumn (September to November) and Spring (March to May) and nevertheless January, February and December are also the preferred time to explore Everest region.

The member of Massif Holidays will always present during the trek as to make the journey effective and interesting. Pikey Peak Trek is fully supported guesthouse trek and regarding the trek or during the trek towards Pikey Peak, if any problem arises one can consult with the team of Massif Holidays.    

Facts

  • Trip Duration Trip Duration 14 Days
  • Trip Cost Price from US$ 1050
  • Destination Nepal
  • Trip Grade Trip Grade Moderate
  • Trip Style Trip Style Fully Supported Guest House Trek
  • Transportation Transportation Based on Itinerary
  • food Meals Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Accomodation Accomodation Guest House
  • Group Sizes Group Size 01-15
  • Max Elevation: 4070m/ 13354ft

Highlights

  • UNESCO World Heritage Site tour in Kathmandu –Swyambhunath, Boudhanath, Pashupatinath, and Kathmandu Durbar Square. 
  • Scenic Drive from Kathmandu-Sivalaya-Kathmandu.
  • Majestic view of Himalayas from Pikey Peak:- Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lotshe, Amadablam, Pumori, Khumbila, Thamserku and other massifs.
  • Confronting different ethnic group and observing their lifestyle.
  • Visiting the Thutungchheli monastery at Juni Beshi.
  • Passing through charming Rhododendron forest and other natural gems.
  • Passing through Lamjura Pass (3530 meters).
  • 13 Breakfast, 08 Lunch and 09 Dinner.

Outline Itinerary

Detail Itinerary  
  • Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuwan International airport (1345meters). Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 02:  Pre-trip Meeting and Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley. Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 03: Drive to Sivalaya(1800meter).About 7 hours. Overnight stay at Guest House.
  • Day 04: Trek to Bhandar(2200meter).About 6 hours. Overnight stay at Guest House.
  • Day 05: Trek to Namkheli (2300meter).About 6 hours. Overnight stay at Guesthouse.
  • Day 06: Trek to Ngomar Gompa(2800meter). About 5 hours. Overnight stay at Guest House.
  • Day 07: Trek to Pikey Danda(4070meter) about 6 hours. Overnight stay at Guest House.
  • Day 08: Early morning hike to Pikey Danda and trek to Juni Beshi(2680meter). About 6 hours. Overnight stay at Guesthouse.
  • Day 09: Trek to Thutungchheli Gompa(3050meter) and back to Juni Beshi. About 5 hours. Overnight stay at Guesthouse
  • Day 10: Trek to Sate (2520meter) via Lamjura pass (3530meter). About 6 hours. Overnight stay at Guest House.
  • Day 11: Trek to Bhandar(2200meter). About 7 hours. Overnight stay at Guest House.
  • Day 12: Trek back to Sivalaya (1800m).About 6 hours. Overnight stay at Guest House.
  • Day 13:  Drive back to Kathmandu. About 7 hours drive. Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 14: Transfer to the international airport for your onward destination.
  • What’s Included

    • Airport/ Hotel pick up & drop by private tourist vehicle.
    • Three nights’ (twin sharing basis accommodation) at tourist category hotels in Kathmandu including Breakfast.
    • Basic guesthouse accommodation during Pikey Peak Trek.
    • Guided valley tour in Kathmandu by private tourist vehicle. (by well-experienced license holder Tour Guide)
    • Professional license holder English speaking Trekking Guide (if required with other nation’s dialect for Pikey Peak Trek).
    • The required number of local staff and porters to carry your luggage during the trek (one porter for every two guests).
    • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment, and medicine for all staff.
    • All meals including breakfast, lunch, and dinner during the trek.
    • Everest National Park permits and TIMS permit for trekking.
    • Duffle bag and hiking T-shirt by Massif Holidays. (after trekking, Token  of Love by the team of Massif Holidays)
    • Airfare from Kathmandu – Lukla - Kathmandu including fare of private transport (in Kathmandu).
    • Farewell dinner in traditional Nepali restaurant before the day of departure.
    •  Including all government taxes, vat & service charges.
  • What’s Excluded

    • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu valley.
    • Any kinds of beverages & bar bills (coffee, beer, soft drinks, etc.) and along with dry foods.
    • Entrance fee at all monuments during the tours.
    • Emergency Rescue and Evacuation cost or any types of travel insurance.
    • Nepal entry visa fee, which can be issued on your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport and also in the case for extending visa during the stay in Nepal.
    • Personal trekking Types of equipment.
    • International airfare
    • Tips for trekking, tour staff and driver (Tipping is expected).
    • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on ‘Cost Includes' section.
  • Optional

    • Extra additional Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner throughout the travel package.
    • Additional sightseeing in the historical and cultural sites.  
    • The inclusion of Adventurous Activities.
    • Group joining trek or personal group trek.
    • Small or Large group of travelers.
    • Extra day hike during the trek.
    • Expand or different itinerary of trekking packages.
    • Luxury accommodation (4/5 star category hotels in Kathmandu).
    • Family trip.
    • Pony Trek.

     

    The listed optional facilities for the trekking within Nepal are not included in the travel cost. As per guest choice and demand for extra facilities or services some amount will be added to the trekking package cost. You can include the other extra facilities and services in your trekking package consulting with the crew member of Massif Holidays.

Departure dates

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Dates Status Price Notes  
25 Aug, 2019 - 07 Sep, 2019 Guaranteed $1050 Booking Open
27 Aug, 2019 - 09 Sep, 2019 Guaranteed $1050 Booking Open
29 Aug, 2019 - 11 Sep, 2019 Guaranteed $1050 Booking Open
30 Aug, 2019 - 12 Sep, 2019 Guaranteed $1050 Booking Open
31 Aug, 2019 - 13 Sep, 2019 Guaranteed $1050 Booking Open

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Useful Information

Other extra arrangements from the team of Massif Holidays: - Customized Itinerary as per the specific requirements. For this, please contact with the expert team of Massif Holidays as per interest.

Better to get informed about: 

  • Weather Conditions
  • Natural Calamities, etc. that are beyond the control can hamper one’s planned trip. During these kinds of issues, the team of Massif Holidays will be getting through the possible solution that can help to get back in trip.

Note: No any refund in such cases and the team of Massif Holidays provide the guesthouse accommodations only before starting the trek.