Chulu West Peak Climbing

Chulu West Peak Climbing

Of the two Chulus (East and West), Chulu West is the higher peak. The first ascent of Chulu West was in 1952, by a Japanese expedition team. It lies in a small valley north of Manang just off the main trail to the Thorong La. Chulu East was climbed by a German expedition team in 1955 via the North East Ridge. It is difficult to differentiate between the two Chulus. However, the Chulu group comprises of four peaks; two in the east and two in the west. There are no technical difficulties in ascending these peaks, but progress can be slow as the slopes are vulnerable to avalanches in certain conditions. These peaks are clustered together to form an integral part of the Manang Himal, which in turn is included in the more extensive Damodar Himal.

Day 01: Arrival and transfer to the hotel

Day 02: Day free and prepare for the administrative gears

Day 03: Katmandou-Ngadi: About 7-8hrs of drive, O/Nlodge at 893m

Day 04: Ngadi -Jagat: About 5-6hrs of walk, O/N lodge at 1310m 1311m.

Day 05: Jagat-Dharapni: About 5-6hrs of walk, O/N lodge at 1930m 1964m

Day 06: Dharapani-Chame: About 5-6hrs of walk, O/N lodge at 2640m 2697m

Day 07: Chame Pisang: About 5-6hrs of walk, O/N lodge at 3208m

Day 08: Pisang-Ngawal: About 5-6hrs of walk, O/N lodge at 3650m

Day 09: Ngawal –Manang: About 4-5hrs of walk, O/N lodge or lodge at 3540m

Day 10: Manang: acclimatation

Day 11: Manang-Ledar: About 5-6hrs of walk, O/N camp at 4030m

Day 12: Lethar-Base camp : About 5-6hrs of walk, O/N camp at 5000m

Day 13: Base camp : acclimatation

Day 14: Base camp-Camp I : O/N camp at 5500M

Day 15: Camp I-Camp II : O/N camp at 5800m

Day 16: Camp II– Sommet Chulu Ouest (6400m)-Base camp : O/N camp at 5000m

Day 17: Camp base-Ledar : About 5-6hrs of walk, O/N lodge at 4200m

Day 18: Ledar-Thorong Phedi: About 4-5hrs of walk, O/N lodge at 4542 m

Day 19: Thorong Phedi- Thorong pass 5416 m – Muktinath: About 7-8hrs of walk, O/N lodge at 3800m

Day 20: Muktinath-Kagbeni-Jomsom: Environ 5h de marche, nuit en lodge à 2700m

Day 21: Muktinath-Kagbeni-Jomsom: About 5-6hrs of walk, O/N camp at 2700m

Day 22: Jomsom-Pokhara : About 25mn of flight,O/Nat Hotel

Day 23: Pokhara-Katmandou : About 6hrs of drive, O/Nat Hotel

Day 24: Day free

Cost Include(s)

  • Transportation as per mentioned in the program traveling by flight
  • Complete full board trekking in camping (except the beverage
  • An English-speaking guide and necessary helper guides (Sherpas) (French speaking guide for necessary)
  • One porter for 2 persons
  • National Park Fee, TIMS card
  • Four night hotel in Kathmandu
  • Nepali staff insurance

Cost Exclude(s)

  • Lunches and dinners in Kathmandu
  • Any expenses caused by reason beyond our control such as roadblock due to natural climates and accidents and unforeseen events. Etc…
  • Personal insurance (medical / repatriation of the participants)
  • Personal trekking equipment (sleeping bags etc)
  • Airport Tax and tips for trekking staff.
  • Drinking water, alcohol, hot shower for during a trekking
  • Visa fee

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Trip Facts

  • Destination: Annapurna
  • Season: -
  • Highest Altitude: 6069m
  • Grade: -
  • Transportation: Flight / Drive
  • Accommodation: Lodge / Tent
  • Duration: 21 Days
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