• Com Regd. No: 89336
  • Tourism Regd. No.: 1414
5.0 Superb

Thamserku Peak Climbing 6623m

On Request / Per person

Trip Overview

Thamserku is a prominent mountain to the east of Namche Bazaar and lies just north of Kusum Kangguru. 
The first ascent was made in 1964 from the south by members of Edmund Hillary's Schoolhouse Expedition: Lynn Crawford, Pete Farrell, John McKinnon and Richard Stewart. Below the basin on the southwest face, they reached the south ridge after climbing a difficult couloir. In 2014, Russian climbers Alexander Gukov and Alexey Lonchinskiy made the first ascent on the southwest face.
Asian Hiking Team a group of teams starts trekking from Lukla all the way to Namche Bazar then heading to Thamserku base camp, cross to the Pungi Khola then a steep up leads you to Thyangboche and gradually reach the base camp. As we chase old grassy moraine ridges passing through a saddle and then turning to the north climbing up rocky ground and through rock to the ridge we will arrive where camp 1 at 5100m is set up. One of the difficult days of Mt. Thamserku expedition is the climb from Base Camp to camp I. Camp II at 5600m, you will experience the hardest snow and ice pitches of the route and Camp III at 6200m is a freezing and uncovered position is the start of your summit push. Mount Thamserku Expedition offers some dazzling Himalayan views of Mt. Everest, Mt Lhotse, Mt. Makalu, Mt.Cho Oyu, Mt. Pumori, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Kangchung, Mt. Amadablam, Mt. Kantega, Mt.Kusum Khagaru, Mt.Kongde, Mt.Twache peak, Mt. Cholaste, Island peak. The Khumbu region also provides an opportunity to observe its beautiful landscape, Tibetan Sherpa culture and lush valleys.


Recommend Itinerary


Day 1: Kathmandu 1340m:

Arrive at Kathmandu [1345m/4411ft] and transfer to Hotel.


Day 2: Kathmandu official briefing and final preparation:

Sightseeing and Climbing Preparation at Kathmandu.


Day 3: Lukla / Phakding 2640m:

Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla [2800m/9184ft] & Trek to Phakding [2640m/8659ft], overnight at hotel.


Day 4: Namche Bazaar 3500m:

Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar [3440m/11283ft], overnight at hotel.


Day 5: Namache Bazaar:

Acclimatization/ Rest day at Namche Bazaar.


Day 6: Thamserku Base Camp (4960m):

Trek from Namche Bazaar to Thamserku Base Camp [4960m/16268ft], overnight at camp.

07 to 25

Day 7-25: Climbing period Thamserku [6608m/21674ft] and back to Base Camp:

Climbing period Thamserku [6608m/21674ft] - Our experience climbing sherpa fix the Camp I, Camp II and we push to summit. We have 10 to 15 days up and down and see the weather and clients condition than summit and back to Base Camp, overnight at Camp.


Day 26: Namche Bazaar:

Trek from Thamserku Base Camp to Namche Bazaar, overnight at hotel.


Day 27: Trek back to Lukla.

Namche trek to Lukla, 6 hours, Overnight at hotel.


Day 28: Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu:

Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu, transfer to hotel. Free and rest day.


Day 29: Free day in Kathmandu:

Free day in Kathmandu: Rest relax or use as you want.


Day 30: Final Departure or next trip:

International Departure as per flight schedule or next trip.

Cost Includes

  • All arrival and departure airport transfers with Asian Hiking Team Assistance.
  • Hotel in Kathmandu as itinerary with breakfast.
  • Domestic air ticket/land transport to/from Lukla for members/ Liaison Officer and our staffs/cargo as itinerary.
  • Expedition royalty and climbing permit fees.
  • National Park/ Conservation fees or permits.
  • One high altitude Climbing Sherpa per climber to assist the member during climb and summit attempt.
  • Government appointed Liaison Officer.
  • Thamserko Expedition/Mountaineering insurance for Liaison officer, our guide and staffs.
  • Accommodation during the trekking as best available Guest house / Hotel as itinerary.
  • Base Camp single tent with mattress and pillow for each member, climbing Sherpa, BC staff and Liaison Officer.
  • High altitude tents for all members and climbing Sherpa’s.
  • All camping equipment like camp furniture (table, chairs), kitchenware, kitchen, dining, guest, shower and toilet tents in Base camp.
  • Major Meals during the trekking (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) by Guest house /Hotel menus and cooked 3 meals with tea or coffee by professional cook in Base Camp.
  • All high food and fuel for Base Camp and higher camps during expedition.
  • Baggage/ Equipment allowance for trekking up and down is maximum 30-40kg per person.
  • Base Camp Manager, Base Camp cook, necessary staffs.
  • Emergency Oxygen bottles with mask and regulator.
  • Common climbing equipment (necessary rope, ice bars, ice screws, etc.).
  • Wages, meals, accommodation, equipment, medical and accidental Insurances for Sherpa guide and other staffs.
  • Solar panel/generator at Base Camp for light and charging small electronics (eg. mobile phones, amateur digital cameras and handheld video cameras).
  • Rope fixing fee.
  • Satellite phone carrying by Guide for communication and available for members with nominal cost.
  • First Aid medical kits.
  • Our service charge and Government Taxes.
  • Fare-well dinner.

Cost Excludes

  • International airfare from / to your country.
  • Nepal entry visa fee (can be obtained at the airport upon arrival).
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu as itinerary.
  • Hotel accommodation beyond itinerary (as per itinerary) stay in Kathmandu.
  • Personal trekking and climbing gears.
  • Personal insurance such as travel, accident, medical, emergency evacuation, and lost luggage.
  • Expenses of a personal nature such as hard and soft drinks, laundry, postage, telephone, email, internet etc.
  • Applicable customs duty and import license fees for all personal expedition goods arriving in Nepal by air/road as cargo.
  • Personal solar pack (if any) for charging heavy electronics (laptops, professional camera, batteries, etc.).
  • Summit bonus (US$ 700) / staffs Tips/ Donation.
  • Gifts, souvenirs.
  • Any other item not mentioned in “THE PACKAGE COST INCLUDES” section.


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