Chulu West Peak lies as a part of the Annapurna Massif with a total height of 6419 meters’. The peak climbing in this region offers options of two peaks, Chulu West and Chulu East. With both treks being graded PD as per the International French Adjectival System (IFAS), the trek requires some technical knowledge of using ropes and crampons. Arushi Adventure arranges both the packages with the experienced guides and porters at your service.

Chulu East Peak (6059 m) climbing is a blissful peak climbing option which combines the thrilling climbing experience along with the opportunity to witness scenic panoramic landscape in Annapurna region. Located at the Northern Part of the Annapurna Base Camp, Chulu East Peak trip offers you the marvellous outlook of Annapurna II, III, and IV, Gangapurna, Glacier Dome, Dhaulagiri, Tilicho Peak and Manaslu. Walking along the trail of Annapurna region until Chulu East peak, you will be astonished witnessing the wide variety of flora and fauna. The best season for summiting the Chulu East peak is March, April, September, October and November. The trail to summit is comparatively easy, however the summiting the Chulu East peak is quite challenging for the beginners. In order to successfully summit the Chulu East Peak you must be familiar with the use of your equipment’s, crampons, harness, ice axe, tying Knots and handling climbing ropes. As most of the climbing will involve walking roped together along with glacier crossing. So, one must also possess the good physical condition, high stamina as well as have a good experience of climbing.

This amazing peak climbing trip start with an 8 hour drive to Jagat from Kathmandu via Besisahar. The trekking route crosses the popular trekking itinerary of the Annapurna Circuit Trek. Starting our hike from the village of Syange and then leaving the Marshyangdi river, we eventually reach the small community of Jagat. We then get higher up passing the village of Dharapani, and Pisang until we arrive at the village of Julu. From julu we pass through wooded area of fir, oak, pine to the place flanked by far east and east peak of Chulu. Once we reach the Chulu base camp, you will be enthralled seeing fabulous views of Annapurna Himalayan Range. From base camp we hike further up to the high camp and summit the Chulu East Peak on a significant day. On the entire trip you will get to enjoy the amazing variety of geography; chance to observe the culture, people, their lifestyle and village, making your journey adventurous and inspirational.

Himalayan Scenery Treks, offers you the full board package to summit the Chulu West Peak. From arrival to Kathmandu, getting permit form NMA to your departure, you don’t have to worry about anything. We will likewise provide you with all the necessary thing during your climbing period along with experienced and professional trekking and climbing guide who will assist you on the trek as well as summit the peak.

This 21 days Chulu East Peak Expedition has been adjusted in accordance with your prerequisites – don't hesitate to get in touch with us whenever for recommendations and counsel. We'd be upbeat to take you on this adventurous journey.

Highlights of Chulu East Peak Climbing

  • Chulu West Peak Climbing (6419m)
  • Crossing Thorong La Pass (5416m)
  • Breathtaking Himalayan view of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri range
  • Cultural wonders of Annapurna region
  • Peaceful yet adventurous walk all throughout the trip
  • Cultural Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel:
  • Day 02: Sightseeing around Kathmandu and preparation for trekking and climbing:
  • Day 03: Drive to Jagat via Besisahar (800 meter):
  • Day 04: Trek to Dharapani:
  • Day 05: Trek From Dharapani to Chame:
  • Day 06: Trek to Pisang:
  • Day 07: Trek to Julu
  • Day 08: Rest day at Julu for acclimatization and local hike.
  • Day 09: Trek to Chulu East Base Camp:
  • Day 10: Trek and climb to Chulu High Camp:
  • Day 11: Rest Day at High Camp
  • Day 12: Climb of Chulu East and descend to base camp
  • Day 13: Trek back to Julu from Base Camp:
  • Day 14: Trek from Julu to Manang(3,520 meter):
  • Day 15: Trek from Manang to Yak Kharka:
  • Day 16: Trek from Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi:
  • Day 17: Cross Thorung-La(5,416 meter) and to Muktinath:
  • Day 18: Trek Muktinath to Jomsom:
  • Day 19: Flight from Jomsom to Pokhara:
  • Day 20: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu:
  • Day 21: Departure - See You Again

Cost Includes:

  • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle
  • 3-star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Teahouse accommodation during the trek
  • Tented accommodation during the climb
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek and climb
  • Welcome and farewell dinners
  • All ground transportation on a comfortable private vehicle as per the itinerary
  • English speaking, trained and experienced trekking guide(leader), climbing guide (leader) and assistant guides
  • Porter service (2 trekkers: 1 porter)
  • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, domestic airfare, food and accommodation
  • Down jacket  (to be returned after trip completion)
  • Himalayan Scenery’s trekking bag/duffel bag, t-shirt and trekking maps
  • All necessary paper work; trekking permits and Mera Peak climbing permit
  • Good quality tents and kitchen utensils for camping
  • Group mountaineering (climbing) equipments
  • Medical kit (carried by your guide)
  • All government and local taxes

 

Cost Excludes:

  • Nepalese visa fee
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu
  • Excess baggage charges (if you have more than 15 kg of luggage, a cargo charge is around $1.5 per kg)
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Altitude chamber (PAC) or oxygen
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, internet,  laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.)
  • Personal climbing equipment
  • Personal climbing guide if requested
  • Optional trips and sightseeing if extended
  • Tips for guides and porters

Note

In Himalayan Scenery Treks and Expedition, your safety precedes every other thing. As this adventure entrails travelling in the remote mountainous region, we are always at mercy of nature. During the trip, the factors such as weather, natural disaster or a multitude of other factors which are beyond our control can subsequently bring the changes in the itinerary. Although all the itinerary we provide to you is guided and standard; please note that your team leader has the authority to alter or even drop the planned itinerary of any part if it is necessary due to safety concern. All the alternations or changes of the standard itinerary are made by the leader by taking into consideration the best interest of the whole group. We give our best effort to stick with the above-mentioned itinerary; however, in case of any unpredicted event which is beyond our control, you need to be flexible and take after the guideline as instructed by your leader.

Note that, the company won’t be responsible for any result of alterations on itineraries or any delays due to resulting circumstances.

Trip Information

  • Destination Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty Strenuous
  • Activity Peak Climbing
  • Max Person 02 - 12 Person
  • Accommodation Hotel + Lodges
  • Mx.Altitude 6419
  • Transportation: Private Vehicle/Tourist Bus
  • Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
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