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Pikey Peak Trekking

Pikey Peak Trekking
  • Max Altitute:4,065 m
  • Price:Starting from 525 USD
  • Difficulty:Normal
  • Duration:9 Days

Pikey Peak Trekking

Trip Overview

Pikey Peak Trekking is the most prominent trek route in the Solu Khumbu region of Nepal. It lies in the lower parts of the Everest region, between the districts of Solukhumbu and Ramechhap. The peak stands at an altitude of 4,065 meters (13,366 feet). And offers panoramic views of some of the highest peaks in the world, including Mount Everest, Makalu, Kanchanjanga, Annapurna, and Dhaulagiri. The area surrounding Pikey Peak is also known for its unique Sherpa culture and hospitality. It is 9 days of trekking which includes almost all Himalayas experiences.

Moreover, the trek to Pikey Peak takes you through traditional Sherpa villages, where you can submerge yourself in the local culture and customs. It is a less crowded route than other treks in the region, providing a peaceful and quiet experience. In addition, you can explore the untouched part of the Himalayas. You can also experience the warm hospitality of the Sherpa people, who are known for their kindness and generosity. Furthermore, the trek passes by several ancient monasteries and stupas such as the Thupten Chholing Monastery. It is considered one of the most important Buddhist sites in the region. Therefore, do not miss the chance and book this trekking package now. In Trekking in Nepal campaign Pikey Peak is one of the best route for the tourist.

 

Pikey Peak Trek Cost:

The cost of Pikey Peak Trek depends on several factors, such as the season, the duration of the trek, the trekking agency, and the services included in the package. Typically, the cost includes permits, transportation, accommodation, meals, and guide and porter fees. The cost can range from around $600 to $1200 per person for a 7-10 day trek, depending on the level of comfort and services provided. Trekking during the off-season (July to September) may result in lower costs due to reduced demand. It’s important to do some research and choose a reputable trekking agency to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience while keeping the cost reasonable.

Hike-on-treks provide different types of services for the package. You can choose service-only or full packages according to your preferences. Only-service package includes the cost of a potter guide, all local transport by bus, all government permits, and insurance for Nepali. The full package includes accommodation, breakfast, lunch, and dinner. There are different rules set by the government of Nepal for trekking. And as a renowned agency, we believe in following all policies. For further trekking policies read our blog Trekking Essential.

Contact us at:

Kathmandu Office0145145680145145689851237317 (Whatsapp),9801177318
Pokhara Office0614585509801177317 (WhatsApp), 9865311574
Mail us athikeontrek@gmail.com
Location of Kathmandu officeOpen Google Map
Location of Pokhara OfficeStreet No. Four Pokhara Lakeside

Pikey Peak Trek Short Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrive at Kathmandu, and transfer to the hotel.

Day 2: Early morning drive from Kathmandu to Dhap Bazaar (2850m).

Day 3: Trek from Dhap Bazaar to Bulbula (3015m).

Day 4: Trek from Jhapre to Pikey Base Camp (3640m).

Day 5: Trek from Pikey Base Camp to Pikey Peak (4065m) to Jase Bhanjyang (3520m).

Day 6 : Trek from Jase Bhanjyang to Junbesi (2680m).

Day 7 : Trek from Junbesi to Phaplu (2380m).

Day 8: Drive from Phaplu to Kathmandu (1350m).

Day 9: Final departure

Pikey Peak Trek:

The treks typically take around 8 to 10 days, depending on the route taken, and are suitable for trekkers of all levels of experience. It is a less crowded route than other popular treks in the region. The Pikey Peak Trek begins with a scenic drive from Kathmandu to Dhap Bazar. The trek starts there and the route takes trekkers through traditional Sherpa villages. Also through lush forests, picturesque terraced fields, and stunning valleys. Along the way, trekkers can also encounter some of the region’s unique wildlife, such as musk deer, Himalayan Thar, and pheasants.

Furthermore, Pikey Peak Trek passes by several ancient monasteries and stupas, including the Thupten Chholing Monastery during the trek. It is one of the most important Buddhist sites in the region. Overall, the Pikey Peak Trek is challenging, but the rewards are well worth the effort. Also, the trek provides a unique opportunity to experience stunning natural beauty. And the rich cultural heritage of the Solu Khumbu region at a more affordable cost than other popular treks in Nepal.

Also, Try: Manaslu Circuit Trek

Climate and Trek Difficulty:

The best time for Pikey Peak Trek is during the autumn and spring seasons. During these months, the weather is generally dry and clear. This provides excellent visibility of the surrounding mountain ranges. In addition, the temperatures are also mild, making it comfortable for trekking during the day, while the nights can be chilly. The autumn season is known for its stunning foliage as the leaves change colors. And the spring season offers the opportunity to see a variety of wildflowers in bloom. Additionally, the festivals of Tihar and Mani Rimdu fall during these months. Thus you will get a chance to experience the local culture and traditions.  In contrast, it’s important to note that the weather can be unpredictable in the mountains. So it’s always a good idea to be prepared for changes in temperature and precipitation, regardless of the season.

The Pikey Peak Trek is a moderately difficult trek. It is suitable for trekkers with a moderate level of fitness and some previous trekking experience. The trek involves several uphill climbs and steep descents, and the highest point of the trek, Pikey Peak, stands at an altitude of 4,065 meters (13,366 feet). This may pose a challenge for some trekkers. However, the trek is less strenuous than some of the more popular treks in the region, such as the Everest Base Camp Trek. The trekking trail passes through remote villages and rugged terrain. So, trekkers should be prepared for some rough terrain and be comfortable walking for several hours each day. Overall, with the right preparation and a good level of fitness, the Pikey Peak Trek is an achievable and rewarding experience.

Trek with Sherpa Guide:

Sherpa is a recognized guide. They are registered guides in the Nepal Mountaineering Association. They are brought up in the Himalayas of Nepal. So they are most familiar with the route track and information regarding the trek. Pikey Peak Trek with a Sherpa guide will be the most comfortable and less difficult. The lifestyle of Sherpa makes those trekking routes very easy for them.  To book the trek contact us at the contact number mentioned in the above table.

Upcoming Departures:

Pikey Peak Trek

We also provide special Trekking and Tour Guides.

Specific Language Guide for City Tour (70 $) Per Day.
English Guide for city Tour (50$) Per Day.

Trekking Specific Language Guide (50$) Per Day.
English Guide for Trekking (35$) Per Day.

Potter Guide for Trekking (25$) Per Day.
Potter/Support Staff for trekking (20$) Per Day

Above Mentioned Rates For Guides

Includes
-Daily Wages.
-Gears and Equipment

Excludes
-Insurance
-Ground Transportation Fee

Detailed Itinenary

Day 1: Arrive at Kathmandu, and transfer to the hotel.

Day 2: Early morning drive from Kathmandu to Dhap Bazaar (2850m).

Day 3: Trek from Dhap Bazaar to Bulbula (3015m).

Day 4: Trek from Jhapre to Pikey Base Camp (3640m).

Day 5: Trek from Pikey Base Camp to Pikey Peak (4065m) to Jase Bhanjyang (3520m).

Day 6 : Trek from Jase Bhanjyang to Junbesi (2680m).

Day 7 : Trek from Junbesi to Phaplu (2380m).

Day 8: Drive from Phaplu to Kathmandu (1350m).

Day 9: Final departure

Trip Info

1. What's Includes

  • Airport pickups and drops in a private transportation
  • Teahouse settlement amid the trek
  • All suppers (breakfast, lunch, and supper) amid the trek
  • Welcome and goodbye suppers
  • All ground transportation on an agreeable private vehicle according to the schedule
  • An experienced, English-talking, and government-authorized trek pioneer and associate trek pioneer (4 trekkers: 1 aide control)
  • Porter service (2 trekkers: 1 porter)
  • Staff costs including their compensation, protection, gear, nourishment, and convenience
  • All vital paperwork and trekking licenses (ACAP, TIMS)
  • Medical pack (conveyed by your trek pioneer)
  • All government and local charges

2. Doesn't Includes

  • Nepalese visa charge ($40)
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu
  • Excess stuff charges
  • Travel and the rescue insurance
  • Personal costs (telephone calls, clothing, bar charges, battery revive, additional porter, bottle or bubbled water, hot shower, and so on.)
  • Any kind of hot and cold drinks
  • Tips for guide(s), porter(s) and driver(s)
  • Domestic flights

Trip Highlights

  • Panoramic view of mountains like MT. Everest, Thamserku etc.
  • Less crowded route with a peaceful environment
  • Sherpa cultures and traditions
  • Several ancient monasteries and stupas
  • Adventure experience at a reasonable price.

Fixed Departures

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