Mount Kyajo Ri Expedition

Trip Highlights

16 days


4 to 5 hours of walk per day while trekking.

How Hard?

Peak Kyajo Ri 6187 meter lies at very popular Khumbu Region of Nepal. Mountain Kyajo Ri stands among the mountains of the famous Mahalangur Himalaya Range of Nepal. This himalaya Range is a island Mountain range between two biggest river of Nepal i.e. Dudhkoshi and Bhotekoshi. Kyajo Ri enjoys the Royalty of Nature due to its location.

Peak climbing at Kyajo Ri started after the mountaineering pioneer Mr. Duncan Wilson and Mr. Vincent Marche in 2002 firstly succeeded  the summit. Since then it is famous among all mountaineering community around the world.

Mountaineering at Kyajo Ri is listed among the challenging 6000 meter mountains of Nepal. It falls under the 6000m category “A” by Nepal Mountaineering association NMA; it is the authorirative body who governs all the peaks of Nepal.

Kyajo Ri peak climbing requires physical and mental strength as well as climbing experience. This mountain offers adventure along with the practice of endeavoring further mountain above its range.

Day 01:   Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350m/4,428ft).
Day 02:   Preparing document for expedition and briefing.
Day 03:   Flight to Lukla (2,800m/9,184ft) then trek to Phakding (2,652m/8,700ft) 3-4 hours trek.
Day 04:   Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,283ft) 5-6 hours.
Day 05:   Acclimatization at Namche Bazaar (3,440 m/11,283 ft).
Day 06:   Trek to Mende (3736 m/12,255 ft) 5-6 hours
Day 07:   Trek to Kyajo Ri Base Camp (4550m/14925 ft) 5-6 hours.
Day 08:   Acclimatization at Kyajo Ri Base Camp.
Day 9 to 12: Climbing Period.
Day 13:   Trek from Base Camp to Namche Bazaar (5-6 hours).
Day 14:   Trek to Lukla (6-7 hours)
Day 15:   Fly to Kathmandu
Day 16:   Final Departure

  • All airport/hotel/airport transfers
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu, entrance fees
  • 3 nights hotel (3 star) in Kathmandu (bed and breakfast)
  • 1 night hotel (3star) in Pokhara (bed and breakfast)
  • Climbing permits Kyajo Ri.
  • Tea house/lodges accommodation during trekking
  • Full board meals on trekking and climbing to/from Base Camp
  • 25 kg personal equipment per person is allowed
  • porters as necessary for whole program
  • Tent with mattress for Base camp and high camp use
  • 1 kitchen tent, 1 dining tent, lighting,
  • 1 climbing Sherpa/guide, 1 cook and necessary staff
  • Salary, allowance, insurances for Nepali staff
  • Group climbing equipment fix ropes, ice crew, snow bar, shovel etc.
  • All transportation as per itinerary
  • Farewell dinner in typical Nepali restaurant with cultural dance show
  • Airfare : Jomsom to Pokhara
  • All transportation as per the itinerary
  • Government taxes, vat and office service charge
  • International flight ticket, taxes and visas
  • Lunch & dinner, hotel after 5 nights in Kathmandu
  • Personal trekking & climbing equipment
  • Excess personal climber baggage transport Ktm-lua-BC $ 10 per kg one way.
  • All expenses of personal nature like bar bills, laundry, telephone etc.
  • Insurance for travel, accident, medical, emergency evacuation & lost baggage.
  • Applicable permit fee & custom fee for SAT phone, filming camera, communications – equipment (if brought)
  • Climbing Bonus & summit bonus for climbing Sherpa (if you use Sherpa), Tips for Base Camp Staff.
  • All not mentioned in cost include part.


  • 27 °54 ’33 ” N

  •  86 ° 40′ 17″E

  • 1,041 meter

  • 3,415 feet


Mahalangur himal

In 2002 

  • Duncan Wilson 

  • Vincent Marche