Pumori expedition – Guided pumori climb Khumbu
Pumori expedition in Khumbu or Pumori climbing summit popularity increasing in recent years. Pumori is the most popular mountain for those who wish to climb 7000m peaks in the Himalayas 8km west of Mount Everest along Nepal – Tibet Border. Pyramid shaped Mount Pumori is situated in Everest region, and stunningly looking Pumori peak (7161m) dominates the skyline behind Kalapatther 5643m, which looks like a clump of rock on Pumori Southwest ridge. Mount Pumori peak was named “Pumori” by George Leigh Mallory, apparently means “Unmarried Daughter” in the Sherpa language. The best season to explore this stunning peak is September to November and March to May. Mt. Pumari is technically challenging mountain offering sections of wild exposure requiring climbers to have previous mountaineering experience and with excellent physical fitness. The ascent to the Pumori is rewarded with stunning photographic views of snowy mountains including Lhotse and Everest.
First successful summit of Mt Pumori was made in 1962 by Gerhard Lenser, member of a German-Swiss expedition. Main summit route of Mount Pumori is South East Ridge, world class adventure travel offers climbing trip in Himalayan region. Basically we operates two types of Pumori expedition services like trekking service up to base camp, base camp service and high camp full summit support service. Pumori expedition cost depend on group size, trip types (full board/ up to base camp service), budget, tailored itinerary, accommodation (budget to luxurious), level of service above base camp, number of climbing guide, porter, other support staffs, mode of transportation and other factors. In this way price range for the Pumori expedition trip widely different, if you would like to discuss your requirements please e-mail us for up to date price.
Pumori summit requires a good understanding of alpine climbing techniques and familiarity with the effects of high altitude. We take the classic route along the South-East Ridge; generally three camps are set up above the base camp. Base camp will be set up at 5300m. Climb through the glaciers for approx. 4 hours and reach Camp 1 at 5700m. From Camp 1, we climb the face with 40-60 degrees slope and pass through a snow wall to reach camp 2 at 6200m. From camp 2, climb through ice walls and crevasses to reach Camp 3 at 6480m. Passing through crevasses, finally we reach the top of Mount Pumori. Pumori expedition summit itinerary has been carefully designed to allow for gradual ascend and proper acclimatization by our expert climbing guide Sherpa. Best season for Pumori expedition are spring and autumn; If you interested to join group contact us for fix departure date and space availability. would like to know more information about Mount Pumori climbing adventure fell free to contact us.
Pumori expedition itinerary
Day 01: Welcome to Nepal; upon your arrival at Nepal our representative welcome and assists to transfer in your hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing and preparation for Pumori expedition.
Day 03: Official works and Briefing in Ministry of Tourism Nepal.
Day 04: Flight to Lukla then trek to Phakding (2640m).
Day 05: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazar (3446m).
Day 06: Rest at Namche for Acclimatization hike Everest view point
Day 07: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3867m)
Day 08: Trek from Tengboche to Pheriche.
Day 24: Trek from Pheriche to Lobuche.
Day 25: Trek from Lobuche to Pumori and Everest Base Camp.
Day 26: Climbing Period of Mt. Pumori (7145m).
Day 27: Trek back Pumori BC to Dingboche.
Day 26: Trek from Dingboche to Tangboche.
Day 27: Trek from Tangboche to Namche Bazar.
Day 28: Trek from Namche Bazar to Lukla.
Day 29: Flight back from Lukla to Kathmandu.
Day 30: Free day in Kathmandu, shopping; overnight farewell Diner.
Day 31: After Pumori Expedition adventure if you are interested for other outdoor activities like Safari, Rafting, Biking, tours, Peak climbing and trekking, we can organize as your desire. If you decide to leave Nepal we will transfer to airport for your onward destination.
Accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast (hotel 4 star 3 Nights)
Round trip flight to Lukla with 60 KG cargo per member
Two porters per climbing member to carry cargo
Trekking from Lukla, base camp to Lukla lodge or camping basic
Food and fuel for trekking and climbing period in Pumori base camp
Per person per tent north face brand or Similar
All camping equipment like member tent, dining tent, kitchen tent, chairs, tables, toilet tent, mattresses etc
Liaison officer’s allowances equipment, flight ticket, insurance, daily wages sharing with other group
Expedition Crew’s allowances, transportation, insurance, daily wages
Pumori Peak permit
All transfer airport-hotel-airport
Base camp guide, cook, kitchen boy and Kitchen helper sharing with other member
Emergency Oxygen – Mask and regulator (If use, pay it full cost)
Satellite phone (Pay call)
Gamow bag sharing with group member
Solar panel for light and charges batteries
Company service charges
Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
High altitude climbing food, fuel, Gas
Expedition personal climbing gears above Pumori base camp
Personal accident insurance and emergency rescue operation
Emergency evacuation, Helicopter rescue if required
International airport departure tax
Nepal custom duty for import of expedition goods arriving into Nepal
Bar bills and beverage
Air cargo custom clearance duty fee US$ 100 per person
Personal Satellite phone with e-mail and internet permit
Wake talkies permit
Extra expenses for personal
Oxygen and Mask regulator for member and Sherpa
Ice fall fees
Garbage Deposit (Sharing with other member)
Base Camp Excursion, Kathmandu, Nepal always thinking about guest’s safety; it is our paramount concern whilst traveling with us. Mountaineering is an adventure tour we reach remote mountain region and high altitude. Sometime health condition of member, natural disaster, and weather condition of mountain region changed unexpectedly we cannot guarantee it. Please note that trekking / climbing guide/ climbing leader Sherpa has the authority to cancel any part of Pumori climbing itinerary if it is necessary due to safety concerns, be prepared to be flexible if required, otherwise climbing leader Sherpa follow the above itinerary.
Content of this site provide you the information as possible about Mount Pumori Expedition trek. If you need extra information and wish to discuss any aspect of climbing pumori trip or your suitability for it please contact us; If you would like to speak with a reservations consultant, feel free to make a call at 977 9843051359