Mount Thamserku Expedition

35 Day(s)

Overview The Mount Thamserku Expedition is also a thrilling and challenging adventure that takes mountaineers to the heart of the Everest region in Nepal. Standing at 6,623 meters (21,729 feet) above sea level, Mount Thamserku offers breathtaking views of the surrounding Himalayan peaks, including Everest and Lhotse. The journey begins in Kathmandu, where trekkers immerse themselves in the city's vibrant culture and ancient temples before embarking on the trek. The trail also passes through picturesque Sherpa villages like Namche Bazaar and Khumjung, providing a glimpse into the Sherpa way of life and their warm hospitality. Trekking towards Mount Thamserku, adventurers…


The Mount Thamserku Expedition is also a thrilling and challenging adventure that takes mountaineers to the heart of the Everest region in Nepal. Standing at 6,623 meters (21,729 feet) above sea level, Mount Thamserku offers breathtaking views of the surrounding Himalayan peaks, including Everest and Lhotse.

The journey begins in Kathmandu, where trekkers immerse themselves in the city’s vibrant culture and ancient temples before embarking on the trek. The trail also passes through picturesque Sherpa villages like Namche Bazaar and Khumjung, providing a glimpse into the Sherpa way of life and their warm hospitality.

Trekking towards Mount Thamserku, adventurers also traverse diverse landscapes, from lush valleys to alpine meadows and rugged mountain terrain. Along the way, they acclimatize in Namche Bazaar, the bustling gateway to Everest, and visit the serene Tengboche Monastery, surrounded by stunning mountain vistas.

The expedition is not just about trekking; it also involves preparing for high-altitude challenges. Participants receive training on using climbing gear, safety measures, and glacier travel. As the climbers ascend towards the Base Camp, they also face physical and mental tests that demand determination and teamwork.

Conquering Mount Thamserku: Triumph in the Himalayan Majesty

Reaching the Mount Thamserku Base Camp is also a significant accomplishment, also offering panoramic views and a sense of isolation amidst the majestic peaks. Here, climbers prepare for the ultimate goal: summiting Mount Thamserku.

Climbing Mount Thamserku requires expertise, strength, and fortitude. The summit day presents a formidable challenge, but with skilled guides and the support of fellow climbers, success becomes attainable.

Standing on the summit of Mount Thamserku, climbers are rewarded with a profound sense of accomplishment and awe at the natural beauty that surrounds them. The Himalayas’ raw grandeur leaves an indelible mark on their souls, fostering personal growth and camaraderie among the expedition team.

Throughout the journey, trekkers learn the importance of responsible and sustainable trekking practices, preserving the fragile environment for future generations.

Conclusion and Summary

In conclusion, the Mount Thamserku Expedition is an unforgettable quest for adventure seekers and mountaineers alike. It’s an opportunity to challenge oneself, experience the unique Sherpa culture, and witness the splendor of the Himalayas, culminating in a summit triumph that forever stays etched in the memories of those who dare to undertake this remarkable journey.

Trip Highlights

  • Thamserku Expedition Summit is at 6,608 meters.
  • Rewarded by stunning views of Mt. Everest 8848m, Mt. Cho Oyu 8201m, Mt. Pumori 7161m, Mt. Amadablam 6812m and many other snow-capped peaks within Everest region.
  • Thamserku Expedition is the challenging and technical expedition in Nepal.
  • The Thamserku Peak Climbing has steep ice slopes and various technical climbing sections.
  • Khumbu Himal Thamserku has a very good attraction for the climbers with a panoramic view of Himalaya.
  • Experience the warm and friendly Sherpa Highland ethnic tribe community. And they practice unique culture and traditions.
  • Thamserku Expedition and Peak Climbing has scenic mountain flight: Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu

Mt. Thamserku Expedition is a fascinating mountain located in the Everest region of Nepal. The mountain rises with amazing saddle shape between two climbing permitted peaks – Kusum Kanguru in North and Kangtega in East. Among all, Mt. Thamserku Peak Climbing is one of the challenging and technical peaks in Nepal. Likewise, the climbing of this fascinating mountain comprises of steep ice slopes and technical sections.

Still, the charm of the mountain itself attracts several climbers every year. In fact, those who overcome their fear to achieve the absolute climbing adventure experience. Moreover, in the trekking period, we will be continuously rewarded by striking views of Mt. Everest 8848mMt. Cho Oyu 8201m, Mt. Pumori 7161mMt. Amadablam 6812m and many other snow-capped peaks within Everest region.

Thamserku Expedition Cost & Expedition

Everest Expeditions Nepal starts after a short flight to Lukla from Kathmandu. After landing at the airstrip of Lukla, we will follow the very popular – Everest Base Camp Trekking trail to Phakding and then further to Namche Bazaar (The Sherpa Capital). After spending a full day rest for safe acclimatization at Namche Bazaar.

We also continue our trek over the trail that heads southwest to reach Thamserku Base Camp. At the Base Camp, we will spend an extra leisure day before heading up towards higher camps. Since the climbing of Mt Thamserku requires a high level of technical skills and physical fitness. Our climbing Sherpa experts will assist you with climbing training programs.

Appropriately furnished with all the climbing gears and completely acclimatized we will take the guidelines of our accomplished climbing specialists. Then after we rise towards higher camps before making a last endeavour to achieve the summit. With the ideal coordination between our accomplished staffs and your inestimable endeavours. In addition, we will effectively overcome the summit of Mt Thamserku.

Our tiring move to the summit is also remunerated with glorious perspectives of world’s transcending mountains including Mt Everest and many different tops inside the Everest area. Having achieved the summit, we descend following the same route back to Base Camp. For the return journey, we will continue to retrace our steps passing through Namche Bazaar to arrive at Lukla. Our adventurous Thamserku Expedition ends with a scenic flight from Lukla back to Kathmandu.


Our representative from Everest Expeditions Nepal will meet you at Tribhuwan International Airport on your arrival schedule. You will be greeted and then transferred to the hotel in the heart of Kathmandu city. Our staff will help you until the check-in procedure ends at Hotel. You can either have a rest at the Hotel or visit EEN’s office for gathering additional information about the trip. In the evening, join our welcome dinner program organized by Everest Expeditions Nepal Pvt. Ltd.

Meals: BB Plan + Welcome Dinner

We will spend our day sightseeing around some of the attractive world heritage sites within Kathmandu valley. Also, today we will complete all the necessary paper works and other preparations required for Thamserku Expedition with Everest Expeditions Nepal Pvt. Ltd.

Note: It is not possible to visit all world heritage sites in Kathmandu within a day. So you can choose at least 3-4 places for day sightseeing.

Meals: BB Plan

30 min Flight & 4-5 hrs Trek  Lodge

After having breakfast at the hotel, we will be transferred to the domestic airport for an early morning scenic flight to Lukla. Lukla is the gateway to Khumbu and entire Everest region. After landing at Lukla we start our trek by following the trail that is a gradual uphill journey through the left bank of Dudh Koshi river. Our trail passes along several mani walls before arriving at Ghat. From there, our trail is a mixture of both uphill and downhill trekking towards Phakding.

Meals: All meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

5-6 hrs Trek  Lodge

After breakfast, we leave Phakding and cross a small stream before ascending to reach Bengar. Our trail from there comprises of several ups and downs. We will make a stop at Sagarmatha (Everest) National Park Service where the park entrance fee is collected. After registration at the National Park office, we will make a steep ascent to arrive at Namche Bazaar – The Sherpa Capital.  We will spend one more day at Namche Bazaar for exploring and acclimatization.

Meals: All meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Today we will take a rest day in Namche Bazaar for acclimatization and exploration. By now we have reached over 3000 meters above sea level. We will spend our day at Namche Bazaar discovering the Sherpa culture and exploring the busy market streets. Namche Bazaar is an extensive market town where there is always something to see. It is worth making an uphill hike to Sagarmatha (Everest) National Park Museum and the combined villages of Khunde and Khumjung.

Meals: All meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

6-7 hrs Trek   Tented Camp

After spending good day acclimatization and exploration around Namche Bazaar, we will follow the trail that passes through Khumjung. From Khumjung, our trek continues through a beautiful forest filled with rhododendron, pine and birch trees to reach Phunke Tenga. From there we will follow a smaller trail that ascends gradually as we head towards a good campsite at 4,960 meters. Our Sherpa crew will set up the Base Camp and start making necessary preparations for further climbing.

Meals: All meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

20 days climbing towards Thamserku & back  Tented Camp

We will spend several days for acclimatization and climbing training practices. Fully acclimatized and properly equipped with all the climbing equipment we will follow the guidance and footsteps of our experienced Sherpa climbing experts. Several camps will be set up above the base camp before attempting the main summit of Mt Thamserku. Taking weather conditions into consideration, we will overcome several technical sections and head towards the summit. Our long-awaited climb to the summit is rewarded with magnificent views of Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Cho Oyu, Pumori, Ama Dablam and other surrounding peaks in the Khumbu region. After spending short quality time at the summit of Mt Thamserku, we descend following the same route and head back to Base Camp.

Meals: All meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

3-4 hrs Trek  Lodge

After successfully achieving the target – the summit of Mt Thamserku, we prepare ourselves for the return journey. Following the same trail back, we will retrace our steps and trek to reach back to Namche Bazaar. Feel free to roam around the inspiring town of Namche Bazaar. Also, there are plenty of Souvenir shops at Namche where you might find something interesting for your loved ones.

Meals: All meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

45 min trek  Lodge

Today is the last day of our trek. Leaving Namche Bazaar we will follow the trail that goes through Monjo to Lukla. We will descend passing through dense forest area filled with rhododendron, oak and pine trees. Our trek is a pleasant walk, except for few short uphill climbs and then down to the Bhote Koshi River crossing it three times. We will make a final uphill climb of approximately about forty -five minutes to reach back to Lukla.
Meals: All meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

30 min flight  Hotel/Resort

Today we take an early morning flight from Lukla and fly back to Kathmandu. After landing at Kathmandu airport, you will be transferred to the hotel. You can either have rest at Hotel or pay a visit to attraction destination (world heritage sites of UNESCO) sites that weren’t possible on the second day of the trip. Walking around the busy streets of Kathmandu can be worth spending good time around Kathmandu city. In the evening we will celebrate the successful completion of Thamserku Expedition and have a final meal together before heading back to your own destination.

Meals: BB Plan + Farewell Dinner

Our Airport Representative will drop you at the International Airport as per your flight schedule.

Meals: Breakfast

What's Included

5 nights 3 star standard hotels in Kathmandu with bed & breakfast
Mt. Thamserku Expedition Permit Fee and Sagarmatha National Park Fee
Complete camping equipment for trekking & base camp
Liaison officer and Interpreter
Satellite phone in payable basis (per minute $ 5)
Food during trekking and Base Camp for Member & Staff
1 High Altitude Sherpa every 4 members
1 Tent per member for Base Camp
2 base camp staff (1 Kitchen Boy & 1 cook)
Above mention staffs daily wages, equipment allowance & Insurance
Porters to / from the Base camp to carry food and fuel, members climbing gears, and all Base camp equipment
Porters return from Base Camp carry per member including food & equipment
Cargo Ktm to Lukla to Ktm
Cargo clearance & Duties fee
Transportation: Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu for members and Drive from Jiri to Kathmandu for Sherpa staffs and equipment

What's Excluded

Air travel to and from Kathmandu.
Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
Laundry, postage, telephone calls and all other items of personal nature.
Entry visa and Re-entry for Nepal.
International departure tax.
Personal Expenses.
Medical and rescue insurance.
Personal Climbing equipment
Bar Bills and beverage
Medicine and first aid expenses
Extra porter US$ 70 each for 30Kg (up to BC & return)
Emergency rescue evacuation if required
Garbage Deposit USD $ 2,000.00 (Sharing of the total person) and Deposit fee will be not refunded if the clients (climber) don’t take back their garbage
Climbing Bonus and summit bonus for climbing sherpa (if you use climbing sherpa)

Trip Information

If you are planning an expedition trip to Mount Thamserku, it is crucial to go through a reputable and experienced trekking agency or mountaineering company. They can provide you with the necessary information, permits, and logistics for the journey. Here are some key points to consider:

  1. Physical Fitness: Climbing Mount Thamserku requires excellent physical fitness and endurance. You should engage in regular physical training and be prepared for long hours of trekking and climbing in high-altitude conditions.
  2. Permits: Climbing in the Everest region usually requires permits from the Nepalese government. Your trekking agency will handle the paperwork and obtain the necessary permits for your expedition.
  3. Experienced Guides and Sherpas: A skilled and experienced team of guides and Sherpas is crucial for a safe and successful expedition. They will provide support, navigate the route, and assist with logistics.
  4. Itinerary: The expedition’s duration can vary depending on the chosen route and climber’s experience. Typically, an expedition to Mount Thamserku takes around 3-4 weeks, including acclimatization days.
  5. Equipment: Proper gear and equipment are essential for high-altitude mountaineering. Your trekking agency should provide a detailed list of necessary items and can help you rent or purchase gear if needed.
  6. Weather: Weather conditions in the Everest region can be unpredictable, especially at higher altitudes. It’s essential to plan your trip during a suitable climbing season when the weather is relatively stable.
  7. Safety: Safety should be a top priority during the expedition. Climbing in the Himalayas comes with inherent risks, so choose a reputable agency with a strong safety record.
  8. Environmental Considerations: Respect the local environment and adhere to the principles of Leave No Trace. Proper waste disposal and responsible tourism practices are vital to preserving the region’s natural beauty.
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