Chulu West was first ascended in 1952 by a Japanese Expedition. The Base Camp of this peak is situated in a small valley north of Manang, off the main trail to the Thorang La. This trip sets out from Beshi Sahar, the district headquarters of Lamjung a neighboring district of Gorkha. From Beshi Sahar the trail leads up slowly to wards Manang valley, one of the highest valleys of the world situated at an altitude of 5000m. One-day rest will be set to explore the Manang Valley and for the acclimatization. From Manang valley the route heads north to lead and on to the Chulu West Base camp. Three days are set a side for the ascent of this peak and you head to Thorong-La and follow the same route come back to Katmandu as in the “Around Annapurna Trek”.
Facts of Trip:
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to hotel (1,300m)
Day 02: Half day Kathmandu valley sightseeing & trek preparation.
Day 03: Drive From Kathmandu to Syange/ Jagat (1100m) 8-10 hrs
Day 04: Jagat to Dharapani (1,960m) 5-6 hrs
Day 05: Dharapani to Chame (2,710m) 5-6 hrs
Day 06: Chame to Pisang (3,300m) 5-6 hrs
Day 07: Pisang to Manang Village (3,450m) 5-6 hrs trek
Day 08: Rest Day in Manag Day hike to Gangapurna Glacier
Day 09: Manang to Churi leder (4190m) 6-7 hrs trek.
Day 10: Rest day in Churi leder and preparation for climbing.
Day 11: Churi leder to Cholu west Base camp 4700m (4-5 hrs)
Day 12: Base camp to Cholu west High camp 5150m (3-4 hrs)
Day 13: High Camp to summit Cholu west (6419m) and back to Base camp. (9-10hrs)
Day 14: Optional day if weather is bad!
Day 15: Cholu west base camp to Throng phedi (5-6hrs)
Day 16: Throng phedi to Trek over Throng- la and trek down to Muktinath 3800m 8-9hrs
Day 17: Muktinath to Jomsom 2730m (5-6hrs)
Day 18: Fly from jomsom to pokhara O/N or same day connection flight to kathmandu.
Day 19: flight or Drive from pokhara to kathmandu
Day 20: Free day in kathmandu (shopping day)
Day 21: Departure to your home.
Trip Cost Include
Trip Cost Exclude
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|Peak climbing Equipments:|
Group Equipments: H.E Nepal will provide:
Personal Hard ware Gears: H.E Nepal will not provide
Adrian Wilcock, U.K