Pisang Peak Climbing consists of trekking in the renowned Annapurna region and summiting Pisang Peak. Furthermore, we also explore Muktinath and trekking in the gorgeous Manang region of Nepal. Our trip starts in Kathmandu where we encounter our ascending guides and associated mountaineers. We proceed towards Dharapani the other day and start to trek from there.
Also, we relish the sights of Annapurna, Tilicho and Gangapurna on our trek heading towards Pisang Peak and summit the peak. The sights of the Annapurna ranges, Dhaulagiri and other Himalayas from the topmost are wonderful. While getting back we follow the way that takes us to cross Muktinath which is a significant visit for the travelers.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft)
On your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, we will take you to your hotel. We can then devote the rest of the day resting in hotel. In the evening, you will be enjoying Nepalese cuisine organized by Hop Nepal.
Day 2: Kathmandu (1300m/4264ft): Trip preparation
At the Hop Nepal office, we encounter our mounting guide and fellow mountaineers. Our guide will check the apparatus to ensure that they are in a good state for the impending trip. In the short seminar, our representative will also help you appreciate what you can suppose during the outing to make you close with our journey.
Day 3: Drive from Kathmandu to Dharapani (1,960m/6,430ft)
After early morning breakfast, we start driving to Dharapani. It is an extended trip through lovely Nepalese towns. Throughout the start of our journey, our path is combined with the curving Trishuli River. We also cross over Pokhara, widely recognized as the Lake City earlier arriving Dharapani which is one of the major communities in the Manang gorge.
Day 04: Dharapani to Chame (2,710m/8,891ft)
Today we move to some steep wooded edges together with different routes on way to Chame. We should not overlook though, as we will be reached with amazing sights of Lamjung Himal, Annapurna II, and Annapurna IV (7,525m). We also pass tiny hot springs which guide us rest for some time.
Day 5: Chame to Upper Pisang (3,700m/12,136ft)
A narrow sheer path over a very thick pine forest will take us to a dramatic bent rock appearance, expanding 1500m from the stream. As the path releases, we will be enclosed by Himalayan mountains throughout the way to Pisang. We climb around 30 minutes to a large peak to reach Upper Pisang.
Day 6: Acclimatization
Today is usual apart for adaptation on your own. Devoting additional time at a high height position will assurance that we have a fruitful journey. We devote the complete day sleeping and traveling the town. Sightseeing the town and networking with the inhabitants will benefit us get an improved sight of the native existence. During the day, the sights of Annapurna, Gangapurna and Tilicho are ours to whizz at.
Day 7: Upper Pisang to Pisang Peak Base Camp (4,380m/14,370ft)
We start our journey after breakfast to the Pisang Base Camp. We climb on a path that crosses over a reedy jungle and plains. The meadow is used for cropping yaks and is also the finest place to arrange our site. The milled is smooth and falls on a haunted path.
Day 8: Pisang Peak Base Camp to High Camp (5,400m/17,712ft)
We climb on the south-west edge and grasp the high campsite. After planning our campsite, we contribute on a basic ascending training. Our leaders will offer training on peak ascending procedures and the appropriate ways of utilizing ascending gears like the ice axe, mounting boots and crampons, harness, ascender, and more.
The training will also comprise usage of ropes to go changeable. Even though it is not compulsory to have former training for Pisang Peak ascending, we powerfully be certain of some training involvement will increase your self-assurance and ascending assistances to surge the probabilities of mounting the summit in addition to completely relish the experience.
Day 9: Summit Pisang Peak and back to base camp (6,091m/19,980ft)
We start our journey after early morning breakfast. Today’s path will be typically on stony sides. The peak is sheer; so, there is not plentiful snow. We will need about 20m of rope to ascent on an edge. Nearby the summit is about 70 degree of hill which will need the practice of about 200m rope. Both immovable rope and core rope will be used. The sights of the Annapurna assortments and others are astonishing from the summit.
Day 10: Contingency
This is an isolated day earmarked for any eventuality. If we are not capable to summit the Pisang Peak on the day as prearranged because of undesired weather or any unexpected incident, this day can be utilized.
Day 11: Pisang Peak Base Camp to Manang Valley (3,450m/11,316ft)
From the base camp of Pisang peak we walk near Pisang community. From Pisang there are dual ways to Manang. We pick the one which crosses via Upper Pisang through Geru as it assurances remarkable sights of Mt. Annapurna, Pisang Peak, and much more. As we hike nearby Manang the weather becomes more cold and dry. Yet, a small visit to Barge Monastery, the major hermitage in the Manang District should joyfulness us up.
Day 12: Manang to Yak Kharka (4,110m/13,484ft)
From Manang community, the path passes a river, ascents to the community of Tenki above Manang, and then endures to ascent out of the Marshyangdi Gorge spinning northwest up and around the gorge of Jarsang Khola. The path tails this gorge northward, crossing some meadows, a bush of juniper trees, as it gradually advances advancement.
The path more crosses nearby the tiny village of Ghunsa, a bunch of flat mud rooftops just underneath the trailhead. Now the path drives over fields where horses and yaks graze. After passing a tiny stream on a wooden bridge, the path crosses an early old Mani wall in an enjoyable field and then ranges another tiny village of Yak Kharka.
Day 13: Yak kharka to Thorang Phedi: (4420m/14501ft)
It is a tough walk towards Thorang Phedi. After hiking for a while, we pass a suspension bridge and arrive Ledar community. We climb more and cross over immense cliffs earlier attainment Thorang Phedi, the last community earlier Thorong La. Throughout the journey we are pleased with one of the top views of Mt. Gundang, Mt. Syagang, Thorung Peak and Mt. Khatungkan.
Day 14: Thorang Phedi to Thorong La (5416m/17764ft), trek to Muktinath (3,800/12,467ft)
Passing Thorong La pass, one of the uppermost passes in the globe will be our definitive objective currently. We will be going through the pass from east to west (Manang to Muktinath) which is the relaxed and harmless way. We wake up about three in the morning and move toards the mountain.
When we lastly make it to the topmost, we comprehend that our voyage was value it. We can take some photographs earlier moving to Muktinath Gorge at the bottom of the Thorong La pass. We start trekking to Muktinath which is a significant place of journey for Hindus and Buddhists equally.
Day 15: Muktinath to Jomsom (2,715m/8,910ft)
Muktinath is a significant pilgrimage spot for Buddhists and Hindus similar. In the morning, we trip the temple part and a Buddhist monastery situated near enough the temple. After the small tour, we endure our journey to Jomsom which is widespread for its sugary apples and robust winds.
There are also Nepalese songs that compliment to the solid flow of wind that setbacks in Jomsom about noon. After arriving Jomsom, we explore its Environmental Museum that offers info on Jomsom’s amusing culture along with the flora and fauna that are instinctive to the gorge.
Day 16: Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara
Today we take flight towards Pokhara, the lake city. After arriving at our hotel, we can rest or travel the lakeside area in the locality of the Fewa Lake. Here, we can pamper in purchasing some mementos or sample some native slenderness.
Day 17: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu
After early morning breakfast, we return towards Kathmandu. After arriving Kathmandu, we relax rest of the day off. In the evening, you will be enjoying a farewell dinner organized by Hop Nepal to rejoice the fruitful achievement of our voyage.
Day 18: Final departure
Our journey in Nepal ends today. A Hop Nepal representative will drop you to the airport around 3 hours earlier our arranged flight.
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