Duration: 18
Difficulty: Difficult/ Adventure
Best Season: Spring and Autumn
Arrival On: Kathmandu
Activity Per Day: 6-7 hours of trekking
Accomodation: Hotel, Lodge, Teahouse, Tent, Camp
Trip Overview

Pisang Peak Climbing involves trekking in the famous Annapurna region and summit of Pisang Peak. Additionally, we also visit Muktinath and trek in the beautiful Manang region of Nepal. Our 18-day journey begins in Kathmandu where we meet our climbing leaders/guides and fellow climbers. We drive to Dharapani the next day and begin trekking from there. We enjoy views of Annapurna, Tilicho and Gangapurna on our trek leading to Pisang Peak and summit the peak on the ninth day of our journey. The views of the Annapurna ranges, Dhaulagiri and other Himalayas from the top are magnificent. On our way back we follow the route that leads us to crossing Muktinath which is an important pilgrimage site for Nepalese people. We cross Thorong La Pass which is the highest mountain pass in the world to reach Muktinath. Our Pisang Peak itinerary also includes the beautiful Jomsom region which will be a worthwhile experience. From Jomsom, we fly to Pokhara and drive to Kathmandu from there, ending our amazing trip in Nepal.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft)

Day 02: Kathmandu (1300m/4264ft): trip preparation

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Dharapani (1,960m/6,430ft): 11-12 hours

Day 04: Dharapani to Chame (2,710m/8,891ft): 5 – 6 hours

Day 05: Chame to Upper Pisang (3,700m/12,136ft): 5-6hours

Day 06: Acclimatization

Day 07: Upper Pisang to Pisang Peak Base Camp (4,380m/14,370ft): 4-5 hours

Day 08: Pisang Peak Base Camp to High Camp (5,400m/17,712ft): 3-4 hours

Day 09: Summit Pisang Peak and back to base camp (6,091m/19,980ft): 8-9 hours

Day 10: Contingency

Day 11: Pisang Peak Base Camp to Manang Valley (3,450m/11,316ft): 5-6 hours

Day 12: Manang to Yak Kharka (4,110m/13,484ft): 3 – 4 hours

Day 13: Yak kharka to Thorang Phedi: (4420m/14501ft): 3-4 hours

Day 14: Thorang Phedi to Thorong La (5416m/17764ft), continue trek to Muktinath (3,800/12,467ft): 9-10 hours

Day 15: Muktinath to Jomsom (2,715m/8,910ft): 5-6 hours

Day 16: Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara: 25 minutes

Day 17: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu: 6 hours

Day 18: Final departure

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Accommodations

As you are picked from Tribhuwan International  Airpot, Kathmandu you will be accommodated in a three-star level Hotel with Bed and Breakfast.  We accommodate on the basis of twin shared room. A single room can be also accommodated upon your request. Your room will be facilitated with attached restrooms in the Kathmandu. During the Trekking premises, in some places, they only have a shared washroom and restroom. As you reach higher elevation single rooms may be difficult to manage.

Meals

During our Trek Authentic Nepali food is available and more common. You will also get international Cuisine such as Continental, Italian, Indian, etc. Breakfast-Dinner will be served as per lodge menu where we stay overnight. Lunch will be served on the trail of Next destination. During Trek, all meals will be provided whereas, only breakfast is served in Kathmandu. Sherpa Himalaya will serve you special last day dinner.

 

Best Time to Climb

Weather in Nepal is quite a favorable. For trekking we have two peak season; Spring & Autumn. Autumn season starts from September to November whereas Spring season starts from March to May. Beside this two season, you can Climb in Nepal in other months too but it is quite cold in January and rainy in the month of July & August.

Climbing

We will provide an experienced Climbing guide having fluency in English or any other language. 1 Climbing Sherpa Guide is entitled to every 3 members and 1 porter as per required. In every group, 1 Climbing guide is provided whereas Climbing Sherpa guide (assistant) is provided as per the size of the group. The proper management of Sherpa guides help in safety and make convenient while climbing. Even though if any member gets sick on the way to peak it will not affect the whole team and the rest team can successfully reach the peak.

Climbing individual Gears

When it comes to summit a Peak Climbing Gears plays a very vital role and it is very important. It is the main thing that helps you to determine whether you can make the peak success or not. Proper quality to Gears makes you very easy in climbing whereas it also helps you stay away from cold and prevents frostbite and other problems.

Fixed rope, Tent, Kitchen stuff, Main rope, Snow bar, Ice screw, Rock pittan, and Ice hammer, etc are the gear which is provided by the Company.

Personal Climbing Gear you should bring 

These are the gear that you should purchase:

Climbing boot, Crampons, Harness (safety belt),  sunglasses, Jumar, Figure of eight, Helmet, Ice axe, Carabiner (2 lock/ 2 unlock), Gloves, Windproof Gortex,  Sleeping Bag Jackets, Pants, Water bottles, Thermos, Sun cream, Hat, Down jackets, Inner thermal coat, some prusik, warm Socks (New), water bottle, Tape slings (2)

 

 

 

 

Included in the Cost
  • All transfer from Airport to Hotel and Hotel to Airport,
  • 4 nights Hotel in Kathmandu. (B&B) 3 star level Hotel
  • Domestic Flight (Jomsom to Pokhara )
  • Hotel In Pokhara (B&B)
  • Kathmandu to Besi sahar and Besi sahar to Dharapani Drive by Jeep
  • Tea house, accommodation during the trek.
  • All Meals ( Tea, Breakfast , Lunch, Dinner) during the trek
  • Accommodation in Tent camp at Base camp and High camp During the Climbing with All Meals and Hot Drinks(Tea, breakfast,Lunch and Dinner)
  • All group camping equipment (kitchen tent, Dining tent, toilet tent, table, chair and kitchen, camping items) in Base camp
  • Annapurna conservation Entry Fee
  • TIMS Card (Trekking Permit)
  • Special Pisang Peak Climbing permit
  • Garbage Deposite
  • Experience Climbing Sherpa guide & Assistant " Climbing Sherpa " (For 3 Trekkers =1 Assistant support "Climbing Sherpa")
  • Required Number of Potters
  • Cook, Kitchen Staff and other Necessary staff ( Base Camp and High camp)
  • Group Climbing Equipment and instruments (Fixed Rope, Mean Rope, Ice Hamber, Snowbar,Ice Crew
  • Single/Double tent at the Camp with mattress
  • Insurance For Climbing Guide and Climbing sherpa
  • Insurance for all Nepali Trekking staff
  • All government and local taxes
  • farewell dinner in Kathmandu.