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A thrilling challenge that culminates with views of both khumbu and rolwaling valleys


Pachermo Peak Climbing : Trip Overview

Pachermo Peak (6187m) is a moderate technical peak located above Tashi Lapcha in Rolwaling valley, offering an untouched, less traveled, and more real Himalayan experience. It is a simple snow peak with a well defined ridge rising from the mostly flat but crevassed glacier that still serves as the primary summit access point.

The Pachermo Peak Climbing is considered as a technical route that calls for strong mountaineering abilities, including the use of ropes, crampons, and ice axes. The climb requires traversing valleys, ascent of a glacier, and ascent of steep snow and ice slopes.

Although the climb is technically difficult, experienced climbers with good physical condition and prior high-altitude expertise can successfully complete it. It is advised that climbers have prior experience climbing peaks of a similar level of difficulty and possess a solid understanding of mountaineering procedures.

Overall, Pachermo Peak climbing is a demanding and rewarding journey that provides stunning views of the Himalayan mountain range and the chance to test your mountaineering abilities in a harsh and remote setting. To successfully accomplish the climb, careful planning, preparation, and a high level of technical and physical fitness are required.

Best Time To Climb Pachermo Peak

The best time for Pachermo Peak climbing are from March to May (Spring) and September to November (Autumn). If you are well equipped for the cold weather, climbing is also an enjoyable hobby during the winter. The view of the Alps is clear throughout December, and there are less tourists around.

Climbing Highlights

  • Staying in a personalized tent where you have your own private space during the expedition
  • Being nourished by freshly cooked meals every day, made by our team
  • Knowing that you are being looked after by a team that prioritizes safety above all else
  • Enjoying hassle-free preparation since our team provides you with all necessary climbing gear (besides personal gear)
  • Getting advice and hands-on experience before the summit push, thanks to on-site climbing orientation provided by our highly skilled team members

Trip Highlights

  • This moderately challenging technical peak will thrill even the seasoned mountaineer with its rugged and unspoiled terrain
  • Pachermo Peak (6,187m) straddles the Khumbu and Rolwaling valleys, giving climbers an unparalleled panoramic view of two great Himalayan regions
  • Skilled climbers can test their mettle as they cross snow slopes with crevasses and small seracs
  • From the summit, climbers are rewarded with breathtaking vistas including Ama Dablam (6,812m), Thamserku (6,608m), Kusum Kanguru (6,367m) and Cho Oyu (8,188m)
  • Spending a night in Thame, a historic Sherpa village that has been home to some of Nepal’s greatest mountaineers, such as Apa Sherpa, Kami Rita Sherpa and Tenzing Norgay
  • Going through high plateaus surrounded by soaring peaks, where yaks and other livestock graze in the warmer months

Daily Itinerary

Day 1. Drive Kathmandu → Ramechhap→ Fly Lukla

We drive to Ramechhap from Kathmandu in a private vehicle to take the flight to Lukla Airport.

Day 2 & 3. Trek Phakding → Namche Bazaar – approx. 5- 6 hours

After reaching Lukla Airport, we begin our trek to Phakding. Then we trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar, the Khumbu region’s commercial center. The trek will be long and tiring as we begin to gain significant elevation so we will stay here for two nights to acclimatize.

Day 4. Trek Namche Bazaar → Thame – approx. 4 hours

1 night stay

Day 5. Trek Thame → Thengbo – approx. 4.5 hours

1 night stay

Day 6 & 7. Trek Thengbo → Base Camp – approx. 3.5 hours

Spend 2 nights here for acclimatization.

Day 8. Trek Base Camp → High Camp – approx. 5 hours

1 night stay in base camp

Day 9. High Camp → Summit → High Camp – approx. 7 hours in total

1 night stay in high camp

Day 10. High Camp → Base Camp – approx. 2 hours

1 night stay

Day 11. Base Camp → Thengo – approx. 2.5 hours

Stay one night in Thengo

Day 12. Fly Thengo → Kathmandu

By helicopter (1 hour)

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Udaya Gartaula


Cancellations & Refunds

At Rolwaling Trek, we just want our clients to have the best possible experiences. That’s why we don’t withhold deposits or have a fixed cancellation policy. We understand that sometimes life puts you in unexpected situations, so if you have to cancel or postpone a trip, there’s no need to worry.

If you need to change plans, please get in touch with us as soon as you can, and we will make the necessary arrangements to amend or cancel your trip. You can contact us at: +977 – 9801026642.


  • Trekking routes can be customised to suit your personal interests, abilities and time constraints.
  • If an area does not have good quality accommodation options, we can provide very comfortable camping-style accommodation for the duration of your journey.
  • Rolwaling also has a team of cooks who specialise in making Japanese cuisine, using authentic ingredients from Japan.
  • A lot of the fresh produce used in our dishes is sourced locally from growers in the trekking region.

Bespoke Trips to the Himalayas

We pay special attention to your requirements and craft personalized getaways which showcases unique cultural, adventure and natural experiences of Nepal. We craft bespoke journeys for your expeditions & treks and also ensure you can experience the best that Nepal has to offer even for your shorter trips.

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