Wongchu Sherpa Memorial Trek-(Pikey Peak 4065 m) Book Now

The Pikey Trek is a comfortable trekking route among the others treks with pikey peak (4,065m) being one of the tallest mountains of Solu (lowland of Everest region) so it is categorized as easy trek. It’s the best alternative trek for those people who can't reach Everest Base Camp. Name of the Pikey is taken from the two names of the Sherpa people. It is well known for its majestic sunrises, Himalayan range, Sherpa culture and their traditions. This trail begins way through Phaplu, Loding, Jasamane Banjyang to reach the Pikey Danda(Hill) Khamding “Wongchu Memorial Hospital Construction Area” and Chyangba village and Kathamandu. The pikey Trek Base Camp trekking is one of the most popular trekking trails of the Everest region, probably one of the lower elevation view points to see the Mt. Everest (8,848m). The Pikey Trek is renowned for its sunrise and sunset and magnificent views of the Himalayan range of Mt. Everest (8848m), Mt.Makalu, Kanchenjungha, Gauri Shankar, Lhotse Shar, Numbur, Khatang, Karyalung, Annapurna, Nuptse, Amadablam, Shishapangma, Thamserku and Mera peak etc. It is famous for because of having marvelous Himalayan scenery including the mountains range, the Rhododendron flower, Magnolia and wild orchids and the festival season in August that includes a cleansing ritual: thousand of devotees walk to the lake for the festival from village all around Solukhumbu. This trek is approximately 6-7 days in length and start from Phaplu. The main highlight of this trail is observing local monasteries; will be the best opportunity to explore spiritual paths. Also you could be able to observe different culture, languages, life style of the Tamang, Magar and Sherpa’s. Dramatic scenery of mountains, Main walls, Buddhist Stupas, Landscape, Himalayan floras and faunas, an ancient monasteries and splendid high altitude vegetation etc. are the main attraction of this trail.

Pikey Peak Trek-Outline Itinerary

Day Plan
1 Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel Holy Himalaya
2 Fly to Phaplu and trek to Lhoding
3 Trek to Jasmane Bhanjyang-3500m
4 Trek to Pikey Peak Base Camp and Hike to Pikey Peak and stay o/n at Pikey Base Camp
5 Extra Day
6 Trek to Khamding
7 Drive to Phaplu and fly back to Kathmandu or Kathmandu
8 Departure for home

The cost includes the following services

  • All airport/hotel transfers
  • 2 nights in Hotel Holy Himalaya or similar category hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast on twin sharing basis
  • Kathmandu-Phaplu-Phaplu flight ticket and departure taxes
  • Food and Accommodation during trekking on full board basis in Tea House
  • An experienced English speaking trekking guide and porters to carry luggage, including their salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging
  • Daily Dispatches on our website (if interested)
  • Peak Promotion Trekking duffel bag and trekking map
  • Travel and rescue arrangements

The cost doesn't include the following services

  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain(due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Meals in Kathmandu(Lunch and dinner)
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