Bokta Peak Climbing

Peak Climbing in Nepal

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US$ 3,699 P/P

Trip Info

  • Duration

    31 Days

  • Max. Altitude

    Bokta Peak 6,143 m

  • Difficulty

    difficult

  • Starts From

    Kathmandu

  • Trip Ends At

    Kathmandu

  • Transport

    Private Vehicle / Flight

  • Best Season:

    • Spring (Mar, Apr)
    • Autumn (Mid-Sep - Mid November)

Bokta Peak Climbing is popular and one of the best climbs in the Kanchenjunga Region. The peak is an attractive and least explored trekking peak, located in the Taplejung district of Eastern Nepal at an altitude of 6,143 meters.

Bokta Peak rises near Mt. Kanchenjunga (8,586 m) - the third highest mountain and offers stunning views of great peaks, including Mount Kanchenjunga (8,586 meters), Kumbhakarna (7,710 meters), Pico Dhormo (6,850 meters), and Nupchu (6,690 meters).

Since the climbing permission for Bokta Peak was approved in 2002, it has grown in popularity with adventure-seeking climbers. Despite fewer visitors, the locals provide warm and friendly hospitality. The way of life of the locals is influenced by Tibetan culture and tradition.

Climbing the Bokta Peak Summit requires a high degree of commitment and previous peak climbing experience. The climb to the summit is challenging with several technical sections that must be overcome to reach the summit. You use also know how to properly use climbing gears.

It is an excellent opportunity to get an exciting climbing experience. Furthermore, one can explore unspoiled lush valleys, breathtaking landscapes, and experience the company of friendly locals.

The peak climbing package also includes a half-day Kathmandu World Heritage Site tour. Next, you have to take a scenic flight from Kathmandu to Biratnagar and complete your journey in 31 days. If the itinerary designed by us is not suitable for you, want to add more days, we will organize it according to your preference.

Itinerary in Details

Day 1: Kathmandu Arrival

🕑 30 min drive

Max Altitude: 1,400 m

A Himalayan Trekkers's representative will meet and greet you at the airport and drive you towards the hotel. In case of early arrival, you may stroll around Thamel. 

In the evening, we will gather at a typical Nepali Restaurant for a welcome dinner organized by our company.  If your flight arrived late, we will postpone the welcome dinner to a farewell one on the 30th day.

Meals: Dinner

Accommodation: 3 Star Hotel in KTM

Day 2: Kathmandu sightseeing & trip preparation

🕑 3-4 hrs city tour

Max Altitude: 1,400 m

After breakfast, you are taken sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley. You will visit most of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu Valley such as Patan Durbar Square, Boudhanath Stupa, and Pashupatinath Temple. 

After exploring, all are necessary documents will be completed, and make preparations for this climbing journey. 

Meals: Breakfast

Accommodation: 3 Star Hotel in KTM

Day 3: Fly to Biratnagar & drive to Taplejung (1,442 m)

🕑 45 mins flight & 5-6 hrs drive

Max Altitude: 1,442 m

After breakfast, you take an early flight to Biratnagar and then drive to Taplejung, the starting point of our trek. Overnight stay at a lodge.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Trek Lodge

Day 4: Trek from Taplejung to Mitlung (920 m)

🕑 5-6 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 920 m

Our first day of the trek starts from the trail descending towards Tamur River passing along the terraced farmland. We then cross the river through a suspension bridge over Tamur. 

Now the trail gradually ascends, passing through the beautiful paddy fields and reach a small village called Mitlung where the people here depend upon farming.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Trek Lodge

Day 5: Trek from Mitlung to Chiruwa (1,270 m)

🕑 4-5 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 1,270 m

Today, leaving behind Mitlung we will trek for 4 to 5 hours to reach Chiruwa. On the way, you pass through many other beautiful villages namely, Sinwa, Tawa, and Thiwa. The people are excited to see the visitors in their village. The children even come to interact with you, greet you and talk to you. You will love this amazing warmth.

Overnight at a guest house in Chiruwa.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Guest house

Day 6: Trek from Chiruwa to Sekathum (1,576 m)

🕑 5-6 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 1576m

Leaving behind the beautiful village Chiruwa, today we will head towards Sekathum. Along the way, we have to stop at Park's Registration Office to register before crossing the river. Today's trail is uphill and downhill.

Overnight at a lodge in Sekathum.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Trek Lodge

Day 7: Trek from Sekathum to Amjilosa (2,308 m)

🕑 5-6 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 2,308 m

Soon after breakfast, we start our trek from Sekathum. Today's trek is a difficult one as the trail gets narrow and slippery at some of the places. We first reach Solima village then, passing through the zig-zag hilly trail we reach Amjilosa village. 

Both of these villages are beautiful and extraordinary. You can have tea at the local tea houses enjoying the view of surrounding villages. Overnight at Guest House.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Guest house

Day 8: Trek from Amjilosa to Gyabla (2,730 m)

🕑 6-7 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 2,730 m

After having the local breakfast, we continue our journey towards Gyabla. On the way, we will pass through the dense forest covered beautifully by Rhododendrons, Oaks, and Bamboos. 

We then again cross through a river and keep moving uphill until we reach Gyabla. Gyabla is a village with a typical Tibetan settlement with alpine vegetation and the weather is cooler.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Trek Lodge

Day 9: Trek from Gyabla to Ghumsa (3,550 m)

🕑 5-6 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 3,550 m

After the morning breakfast, we go through the pine forest and reach Phole. In Phole, you see many yak herders and their unique settlements. Now, the route broadens, and after two hours walk, we now reach Ghumsa, where there is the settlement of the Sherpa community. 

Once in the village, you can visit this powerhouse by taking a short walk.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Lodge

Day 10: Acclimatization day at Ghumsa

🕑 1-2 hrs acclimatization hike

Max Altitude: 3,550 m

Today is the acclimatization day for you. You may take a rest and even take a short hike to habituate your body to the altitude. You may explore the surrounding area on your own. 

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Lodge

Day 11: Trek from Ghumsa to Khambachen (4,050 m)

🕑 5-6 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 4,050 m

To reach today's destination Khambachen, we have to be more careful on the way, as we need to pass from the path where there occur landslides. We will cross a bridge at Rampuk Kharka and after a couple of hours of walk, we reach Khambachen.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Trek Lodge

Day 12: Trek from Khambachen to Lhonak (4,780 m)

🕑 6-7 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 4,780 m

After breakfast, we head towards Lhonak. En route, we halt at a grazing land in Ramtang village which so pure and green and peaceful for some photographs and rest.  Then we keep moving downwards by the narrow trail until we reach Lhonak.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Trek Lodge

Day 13: Hike to Pangpema View Point (5,388 m) & return to Lhonak

🕑 3-4 hrs hike

Max Altitude: 5,388 m

For the astonishing view, today we hike to the Pangpema View Point offering mesmerizing views of the peaks like Kanchenjunga, Chang Himal, Kirat Chuli, and many other high mountains. We will spend some time here to experience the amazing view of some of the most popular snow-capped mountains above 6000m. Then we descend back to Lhonak to spend overnight.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Trek Lodge

Day 14: Trek back to Ghumsa from Lhonak

🕑 4-5 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 4,780 m

Comparatively, today's walk is much easier than the previous days' walk. We go downhill to reach another beautiful village, Ramtang. This village might allow you to encounter the flock of sheep walking on the steep mountains, in search of food. 

Leaving back Ramtang village, you need to keep moving until you reach Ghumsa.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Trek Lodge

Day 15: Trek from Ghumsa to Sele La base camp (4,200 m)

🕑 5-6 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 4,200 m

After breakfast, we continue the journey through the dense forest of Rhododendron and Juniper to reach Sele La Base Camp.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Tented Camp

Day 16: Trek to Cheram (3,870 m)

🕑 3-4 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 3,870 m

Leaving Sele La Base, we trek towards Mirgin La Pass, from where you can see Mt Makalu and Jannu Himal. From here, the trail is downhill and uphill until you reach Sinelapche La. You get to see the incredible view from here. After spending a short time here, we now descend reaching towards Cheram.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Trek Lodge

Day 17: Trek from Cheram to Ramche (4,580 m)

🕑 5-6 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 4,580 m

Today, we will get to see the marvelous snow-capped Mountain view while passing through the alpine valleys at an altitude of about 4500 meters. Also, the glacier will make you fall in love with this region, apart from the trail being a challenging one.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Trek Lodge

Day 18: Trek from Ramche to Yalung Base Camp (4,500 m)

🕑 4-5 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 4,500 m

We leave Ramche after breakfast and move towards the Yalung Base Camp. The stunning peaks will accompany us through our trek today. Overnight at a tented camp. 

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Tented Camp

Day 19: Trek to Bokta Peak Base Camp (5,123 m)

🕑 5-6 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 5,123 m

Today is the day to travel from one base camp to another, i.e. from Yalung Base Camp to Bokta Peak Base Camp. Apart from altitude, the trail is icy so it is slippery and loose. Thus, we have to be extra careful. Once we reach the Bokta Peak Base Camp, we stay overnight at a tented camp.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Tented Camp

Day 20: Ascend to Bokta Peak High Camp (5,720 m)

🕑 3-4 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 5,720 m

Today you get an awe-inspiring view of Mt. Kanchenjunga, as you ascend towards the Bokta Peak High Camp. After walking for 3 to 4 hours, you reach the High Camp.

You are then assisted to set the camp to spend overnight.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Tented Camp

Day 21: Climb Bokta Peak (6,143 m) & back to Base Camp

🕑 7-8 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 6,143 m

Today is the day you have most awaited for, to reach Bokta Peak Summit. With early breakfast at the camp, you start your trek towards the Bokta Summit. The target is to reach the summit before noon, as the wind flow is very high after 12 pm.

With all the required equipment, we head towards the peak and reach the summit at an altitude of 6143 meters.

After spending a certain time on the top, you now descend to Base Camp were we spend another night. 

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Tented Camp

Day 22: Trek back to Yalung Base Camp (4,500 m)

🕑 4-5 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 4,500 m

After breakfast at the camp, you trek back via the same route to Yalung Base Camp. Now, you will be familiar with the trail and it will be quite easier to trek back downwards. We rest at the base camp for a night.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Tented Camp

Day 23: Trek from Yalung Base Camp to Tortong (2,995 m)

🕑 5-6 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 2,995 m

Leaving back the beautiful Yalung Base Camp, we will walk towards Tortong. You  We pass through Simbuwa River and the dense forested areas and reach Tortong.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Guest house

Day 24: Trek from Tortong to Yamphudin (2,080 m)

🕑 5-6 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 2,080 m

Yamphudin is a Sherpa Village, very incredible in showing its unique Sherpa culture and tradition.

After 5 to 6 hours of walk, from Tortong, you will land at this beautiful Yamphudin Village. On the way, you will cross Simbuwa River, Lasiya Bhanjyang, and many other beautiful valleys.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Trek Lodge

Day 25: Trek from Yamphudin to Mamangkhe (1,785 m)

🕑 5-6 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 1,785 m

You are almost at the end of your journey. Today after the local breakfast, we will trek to Mamanghe where the people of Limbu Tribe resides in this village. To reach this village you walk passing by the bank of Kabeli Khola. We can even see the Chortens and prayers flag, which is so mesmerizing.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Trek Lodge

Day 26: Trek from Mamangkhe to Ksesuwa (2,120 m)

🕑 5-6 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 2,120 m

After a lovely local breakfast, we will follow the trail heading towards Ksesuwa village, resided by the people of Limbu and Gurung Ethnic. 

En route to the destination, we will see the beautiful rice terrace fields. and we pass by several villages, one of which is Phonpe. We have to cross a suspension bridge, pass by the stunning waterfalls and streams.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Trek Lodge

Day 27: Trek from Ksesuwa to Lalikharka (2,265 m)

🕑 5-6 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 2,265 m

After breakfast, we continue our hike from Ksesuwa. The path goes up and down passing Kunjari village and Bhanjyang. The dense and mesmerizing Rhododendron forest will leave your eyes open. We reach Lalikharka village after a long walk.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Trek Lodge

Day 28: Trek from Lalikharka to Taplejung

🕑 4-5 hrs trek

Max Altitude: 1,442 m

Today is the last day of your trek. We walk for 4 to 5 hours, from Lalikharka to Taplejung.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Trek Lodge

Day 29: Drive back to Biratnagar

🕑 4-5 hrs drive

Max Altitude: 80 m

After breakfast, we will have a scenic drive to Biratnagar. In the evening, you can stroll the streets and visit the markets. 

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Trek Lodge

Day 30: Fly to Kathmandu

🕑 45 mins flight

Max Altitude: 1,400 m

After breakfast, we will take a flight back to Kathmandu. You will be driven to your hotel from the airport. The rest of the day is on your own. You can relax, go to the spa, walk around the streets of Thamel and buy souvenirs.

Meals: Breakfast

Accommodation: 3 Star Hotel in KTM

Day 31: Final Departure

🕑 30 min private drive

Max Altitude: 1,400 m

After breakfast, our airport representative will drop you at the airport for the flight back to your home country or onward destination. We hope you have a safe journey. And also hope to see you soon again in Nepal for another interesting journey in your life.

Meals: Breakfast

Includes

  • TIMS
  • Permit
  • Entry Fees
  • All airport transfers
  • Guided-sightseeing as per the itinerary
  • Flight fare (Kathmandu-Biratnagar-Kathmandu)
  • Transportation as per itinerary
  • Accommodation as per the itinerary 
  • Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with Tea)
  • Guide, Driver, and Porter Fees 
  • First-Aid Kit
  • Welcome/Farewell Dinner
  • All applicable taxes and sevice charges

Excludes

  • International airfares and airport tax
  • Nepal Entry Visa Fees
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, liquor, room service, phone bills, bar bills, etc.
  • Tips to Guide, Porter, and Driver
  • Your Travel Insurance
  • Any cost occurs from any unfavorable condition such as landslide, bad weather, flight cancellation etc.
  • Anything not mentioned in the INCLUDES section 

Himalayan Trekkers promises to manage the best, most comfortable and preferable accommodation.

Generally, in cities like Kathmandu and Biratnagar, we arrange basic three-star facilities. If available, you can opt for a more budget-friendly option or upgrade to a more luxurious hotel by paying a little extra. 

Although all the places might not have all the modern facilities, we will make sure to arrange safe and comfortable accommodation. In general, hygienic and safe tea houses/local lodges/ home-stays with all the basic facilities are arranged. But you can, if possible, personalize according to your preference. 

If your itinerary includes camping or you choose to experience camping during your travel, a proper camping-site will be pre-decided. If required, we also provide the basic equipment which is refundable. Please check the Gear-List and Requirement List for more information.

Meals

Breakfast is usually included with your B&B Accommodation within the cost that is evident.

For other meals in the city, you would have to pay separately. Often in the cities, you can choose from many different cuisines and varied food services. We can always help you find the right place to fit your taste.

In more remote areas, usually, there are not many options. But you can always find hygienic and well-prepared food. Moreover, almost all the meals during the trek are included in the cost. We can help you make changes according to your preference and budget, but only if choices are available!

On top of that, Himalayan Trekkers also organizes Welcome/Farewell Dinners as a symbol of warm greetings.

Please go through the detailed itinerary for more information. We are always there to help you travel to your heart’s content.

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