- Trip Code: 4,
- Duration: 20 days,
- Trip Destination: Chulu west top
- Program Type: Tea House and tent,
- Max. Altitude: 6419,
- Minimum Pax: Any,
- Activities: Trekking and climbing,
- Mode of Travel: Land,
- Start Trip: Besishahar,
- End Trip: Jomsom,
- Accommodation: lodge/ten,
- Meals: Choose from menu,
- Best Season: Autumn/spring,
- Transportation: Flight/Drive,
- Per Day Walking: 5/7 hours,
- Trip Grade:
Chulu west peak, which is the part of the Damodar Himalayan range is the popular trekking peak in the Annapurna region. Chulu peak consist of two peaks Chulu West and Chulu east. This peak is easy to climb and one can climb this peak with some knowledge of climbing in the snow and strong physical fitness. This peak climbing gives the thrilling experience of summiting mountain with the great views of Himalayas and Tibet just next to them. Chulu west peak offers the eye catching panoramic vistas of the mountains like Annapurna I, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Annapurna IV, Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Tilicho peak, Gangapurna, Pisang peak, Manaslu, Thorung peak, Lamjung Himal as well as other peaks of the Annapurna range. The trekking to the base camp of Chulu west peak adds further pleasure to the climbers. You can explore various ethnic culture, flora and fauna enjoying the beautiful natural landscapes and warm greeting and friendly behavior of the ethnic people.
The journey to the Chulu west peak Base camp begins with the scenic drive to Besisahar from Kathmandu. From Besisahar which is the starting point of the popular Annapurna circuit trail, you walk through the Marsyangdi river bank following the Annapurna circuit trekking trail until Chame. Then you head to Chulu west base camp crossing the Pisang village. You pass through the forest, alpine woods, yak pastures, ethnic village of Gurung, Magar, etc. in this journey you can also hike to the Muktinath and visit holy Muktinath Temple and Kagbeni where lies one monastery belonging to 15th century. From the base camp you follow the North-West ridge that leads up to the main peak. The best time for Chulu west peak climbing is from March to May and September to November.
Trek to Everest offer adventurous and romantic Chulu West peak climbing in Nepal. We designed Chulu West peak climbing itinerary by including general route and minimum required days. If you want long trek in Annapurna region before or after climbing this peak we will redesign its itinerary as per you request. During Chulu West Peak climbing Trek to Everest view provides short peak climbing training if needed, experienced climbing guides, good accommodation and foods, well trained cooks and luxury camp during campaigning stay.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu, Transfer to Hotel, Chulu west peak climbing briefing with officially arrangements. Overnight at selected hotel in kathmandu
Day 02: full day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley with professional tour guide.
Day 03: . Kathmandu to Beshishar by bus (823m)
Day 04: besi sahar to jagat by jeep (1314m))
Day 05: Jagat trek to Dharapani (1943m)
Day 06: Dharapani trek to Chame (2713m)
Day 07: Chame trek to Pisang (3185m)
Day 08: Pisang trek to Manang (3351 m)
Day 09: Manang acclimatizing day. During this day you can hike up to Ice Lake or Gangapurna tea shop from where you will see panoramic Himalayan views of the Mt. Manaslu 8163m, Mt. Annapurna II 7937m, Annapurna III 7555m, Annapurna IV 7525m, Gangapurna 7455m, Tilicho peak 7134m,Pisang peak 6091m etc , back to Manang .overnight at hotel in Manang.
Day 10: Manang trek to Yak khark/Ledder (4210m)
Day 11: Yak Kharka /Ledder trek to Chulu West base camp
Day 12: Chulu west base camp trek to chulu west peak High Camp. short training about how to fixed the rope while climbing the chulu west peak. overnight at Chulu west high camp.
Day 13: Early in the morning , climbing sherpa will take to you Chulu west summit (6420 m) . Overnight at Chulu west peak high camp
Day 14: Extra day for re summit- if encase of bad weather , our climbing guide will take to you for re-summit and back to chulu west peak base camp.
Day 15: Chulu west peak base camp trek to Thorung phedi (4510m)
Day 16: Thorung phedi (4640m)/ Thorung High camp (4900m) via Thorung La (5416m) trek to Muktinath.(3802m)
Day 17: In the morning Muktinath Temple excursion and trek jomsom (2720m)
Day 18: after breakfast, Jomsom by flight to Pokhara. Excursion around pokhara valley with own activities. overnight at selected hotel in Pokhara
Day 19: pokhara to Kathmandu by bus or by flight back to Kathmandu. Excursion around Kathamndu valley with own activities. Overnight at selected hotel in kathmandu
Day 20: back to your home country free transport to airport by privet car,
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