Ascent to Chulu West Peak (6419m/21,055ft) and make the dream of peak ascending in one of the loveliest regions (the Annapurnas) come true. You will find two Chulu Peaks Namely East and West. This set is for the Chulu West Peak Climbing.
Some deliberate the Chulu West Peak as one of the finest peaks in the Annapurna region. Whereas ascending the peak, we will also be able to relish wonderful sights of Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Annapurna, and other Himalaya peaks. After primary preparations and exploration in Kathmandu, we get to Khudi from where we start our journey. The path proceeds gradually to the Manang Valley, one of the uppermost valleys of the globe. We bring up two camps over the Base Camp.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel (1,300m/4,264 ft)
After you arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), Kathmandu, we will welcome you and take you to hotel. There you can either rest or travel around in the city. In the evening, we will organize a welcome dinner introducing you will delicious Nepalese cuisine.
Day 2: Kathmandu: Exploration and Preparation
In the morning, we begin a guided tour to some of the most antique and divine attractions in Kathmandu. Some of these benchmarks are measured World Heritage Sites; that includes the notable Durbar Square, holy Hindu temple of Pashupatinath, the famous Swayambhunath and Buddhists monument BouddhaNath. Afterward, there will be a pre-trip conversation where you can encounter your trekking guide and other team associates. We will talk about your trek and offering a prospect to request any queries about your future adventure.
Day 3: Drive Kathmandu to Syange/Jagat (1100m/3608 ft)
Early in the morning we start our trip as we should go for a long drive to arrive at our trek start point. After breakfast, we move to Syange or Jagat (as per condition) through Besishahar. Enroute, we get more of landscape of Nepal that provides plants, streams, communities, farms and lovely foothill sets. Yet, the state of road is not completely fine in every part of our drive today. The way up to Besishahar is coal-tarred road, while after Besishahar the road is dirty and rough yet we can simply manage it as we check out the remarkable sets over the window.
Day 4: Trek Syange/Jagat to Dharapani (1,960m/6,430ft)
After the breakfast, we begin our trip today in an easy way. We arrive Manang district after passing a huge bridge nearby Tal. The trail endures over barley, rice, potato arenas and pine jungles. After crossing the community of Kodo we will be at Dharapani, one of the large communities in the Manang gorge.
Day 5: Dharapani-Chame (2,710m/8,891ft)
Today, we transfer a few sheer woodland edges together with numerous landslides on way on the west. Throughout the way towards Chame, we meet with the most astonishing sights of Lamjung Himal, Annapurna II, and Annapurna IV (7,525m/24,688ft). Tiny hot springs enhance respite on our lengthy day tough trek. Chame is the managerial centre of the Manang Area.
Day 6: Chame- Pisang (3,300m/10824ft)
A sheer and slender path over a very thick jungle will take you towards the histrionic rounded rock face, increasing 1500m from the stream. As the path releases we get enclosed by imposing Himalayan Mountains. We treasure ourselves in U-shaped gorge of Manang sagging among couple of huge snow mountains. After hiking over these delightful places, we arrive at Pisang.
Day 7: Upper Pisang-Manang (3,500m/11,482ft)
There are couple of ways that we can utilize today. If occupied upper way i.e., the way over Upper Pisang through Geru, the sets will be remarkable. We feel like we are straight in front of the imposing mountains. The panoramic sights of the mountain summits, like Annapurna, Pisang peak, and numerous others will absolutely appeal us. We observe a divergence with the scenery and foliage from today onwards. The cold and dry weather make a much severer atmosphere. We give our notable visit towards Barge monastery, the major in the complete district of Manang.
Day 8: Manang: Rest
Today is the arranged adaptation day. It is not suggested to stay idle but a small hike towards higher height will be healthier to get adapted with the height. Manang is a perfect stop to do that as the following couple of days is likely to be very challenging and exhausting trek for you with fast advance in altitude. We should never be self-assured with the elevation and always be careful. Bhojo Gompa or Gangapurna Lake is value visiting places from adaptation point of view. We make a relaxed outing to a small distance away to a community called Vraga, a tiny old community with a hermitage.
Day 9: Manang to Leder (4200m/13,776ft)
From Manang, we move over alpine sceneries with high altitude plants and jungles. A slow ascent brings us to Yak Kharka and then to our today's site. Our today's campsite part is most utilized as the alpine meadow by the native people.
Day 10: Leder to Chulu West Base Camp (4900m/16,072ft)
Today, we start trek from Leder to Chulu West Base Camp. From the Base Camp, we can relish the sights of Annapurna Himalayas. We can even travel around the nearby areas. Here, we will arrange our camp for night stay.
Day 11: Chulu West base camp to camp I (5100m/16,728ft)
From the Chulu Base Camp, we endure climbing to Camp I. The way is not that practical. But it would be well to think of that we are ascending on high elevations. At this stage, we pleasure the wonderful sights of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri foothills that includes Manaslu, Gangapurna and Lamjung Himal.
Day 12: Rest & Acclimatization at Camp I
Today will be the break and adaptation day at Camp I. While we relax at camp I, the ascending lguides and other operates make way towards Camp II and supply the equipment for the camp. Afterward, they get back towards Camp I. We can either rest or travel around Camp I.
Day 13: Camp I to Camp II (5,530m/18,143ft)
Today, we move from camp I and start to ascent the rock band to Camp II. The way is not that practical but you may need to use ropes, crampon, and ice-axe. We arrange Camp II. Some guests also try the summit right from Camp I. Yet, as the journey is comparatively forthright from the Camp II till the summit, we spend night at Camp II for suitable relaxation and adaptation.
Day 14: Summit Chulu West (6419m/21,055ft) and return to Camp I
In the early morning wake up we start our journey. We need to work hard over the icy high-altitude path but the amazing high Himalayan parts are such attractive that our eyes adore to watch extra over the skyline compared to our path. After summiting, we go back to Camp I.
Day 15: Camp I to Leder
From Camp I, you get back the way go downhill all the way to Leder. While getting down, we adore the panoramic sights of the Annapurnas and other mountains. We will be spending night at Leder and celebrate the summiting of Chulu West Peak.
Day 16: Contingency Day
There is no such assurance that we can get pretty a perfect weather on our deliberate day for the summit. So, this day is used as a possibility in case if we not able to summit the Chulu West Peak on the arranged day due to bad conditions or some other details. Occasionally someone in the group is likely have some problems in adapting to make the ascent. This day can be utilized in that state also. If the trip goes easily, we do not require this extra day.
Day 17: Leder to Thorong Phedi (4450m/14,596ft)
Now, we clear-out the base camp and move for Thorong Phedi. It is likely to be generally a relaxed way walk downward. Yet, we should remember that we are still in high elevation part.
Day 18: Thorong Phedi - Thorong Pass [5416m/17,765ft] - Muktinath [3,800/12,467ft]-Jomsom [2,715m/8,910ft]
At the commencement, we pass the renowned high pass of Thorong La now. An early begining is imperative to accomplish the task. We arrive Muktinath, a significant holy place for both Hindus and Buddhist after going over the pass. Muktinath enclose a Vishnu temple and a hermitage adjacent representing the faiths accord in Nepal. We relish the wonderful fabulous sights of Dhaulagiri mountain from Muktinath. From Muktinath, we return to Jomsom on a local bus.
Day 19: Jomsom to Pokhara by flight
After morning breakfast, we return to Pokhara. After arriving at Pokhara airport, our guide will take us to hotel where you can rest in the afternoon for seeing the beautiful Pokhara gorge relaxing. While hiking sideways the bank of Fewa Lake one of the major lake of Nepal, we cannot stop approving the state of Fish Tail Mountain shimmering in the lake. We can also enjoy a boat everywhere the Fewa Lake.
Day 20: Drive back to Kathmandu
After early morning breakfast, we get back to Kathmandu from Pokhara. In Kathmandu, we will be accompanied to our hotel. You can spend the evening taking or shopping. Lastly, we rejoice dinner in cooperation with Hop Nepal 's trekking operator.
Day 21: Final Departure
Today we will be going back to our place. Hop Nepal representative will drop us to the airport around 3 hours earlier our arranged flight.
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