Chhulu West peak Climbing

Great Panorama Treks and Expedition company leading since long time this peak and many client get satisfied. Chulu West Peak Climbing leads you to enjoy this fascinating adventure on the least climbed Chulu West which is a group of Chulu’s (Chulu East-Chulu Mid-Chulu Far East and Chulu West) located above beautiful and scenic Manang valley.

Chulu West Peak stands at 6,485 m high with spectacular views of Annapurna II, III and IV, Gangapurna, Glacier Dome, Dhaulagiri, Tilicho Peak and Manaslu.

Our adventure to Chulu West Peak Climbing begins from Kathmandu a former kingdom of Nepal and then heading towards mid hills of Lamjung and Manang districts, as the walk continues past lovely villages of Jagat-Dharapani-Chame-Pisang and at Manang, where you can observe rich Buddhist culture and its ancient traditional custom similar to Tibetans.

Walk leads into beautiful cool alpine forest of pines and rhododendron and soon disappears as our route leads into open wide valley of Manang with incredible views of Annapurna northern peaks with Damodar Himal including Pisang and whole of Chulu peaks.

Adventure continues towards west and then leaving the main trail of Annapurna circuit for few days for the classic and technical climb of Chulu West Peak, we will be camping for few nights with excellent camping services to make the Chulu West Peak climb a great success.

After achieving our highlight and goal of the adventure reaching the summit of Chulu West our journey leads back on the main popular route to Jomsom at Mustang after crossing a high Thorang –la pass and walking past holy areas of Muktinath.

From Jomsom a sweeping short scenic flight takes you to popular and picturesque touristic destination at Pokhara where our Chulu West Peak Climb adventure concludes with wonderful memories of a life time experience this peak may big help for your next ascending climb 7,000 and 8,000 meter summit training.

Day 01:  Arrival Kathmandu meets the Great panorama Treks team takes to hotel and briefing about peak climbing

Day 02:  In Kathmandu preparation for Chulu West Peak Climb and trekking with optional tour.
Day 03:  Drive to Syange 1,140m via Bhesisar (by bus) – 06 hrs.
Day 04:  Trek to Dharapani 1,943m – 06 hrs.
Day 05:  Trek to Chame 2,720m – 05 hrs.
Day 06:  Trek to Pisang 3,190m – 05 hrs.
Day 07:  Trek to Manang 3,540 m – 04 hrs.
Day 08:  Acclimatization day at Manang with short hikes.
Day 09:  Trek to Ledar 4,280 m past Yak Kharka 4,210m – 04 hrs.
Day 10: Trek to Chulu West Base Camp 4,700 m – 04 hrs.
Day 11:  Trek and climb to High Camp at 5,100m -03 hrs.
Day 12-13: Climbing days with spare and contingency day.
Day 14:  Trek to Thorung- La High Camp – 04 hrs.
Day 15:  Cross Thorang La 5,416 m trek to Muktinath 3,800m-06 hrs.
Day 16:  Trek to Jomsom 2,725m – 04 hrs.
Day 17:  Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara 9,00m and transfer to your hotel.
Day 18:  Drive back to Kathmandu by tourist bus transfer to hotel evening farewell dinner.
Day 19:  In Kathmandu free day for individual activities and optional guided tour.
Day 20:  Final International Departure for homeward bound

Pickups and drops from hotels and airport

Accommodations in a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu and teahouses during the trek

Breakfast in Kathmandu All meals during the trek

Welcome and farewell dinners

Transportation on a comfortable private vehicle

An experienced English-speaking trek leader (trekking guide), assistant trek leader (4 trekkers: 1 assistant guide) and Sherpa porters to carry luggage (2 trekkers1 porter) including their salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging

Down jacket, four seasonal sleeping bag, Great Panorama Treks duffel bag, t-shirt, and trekking map (down jacket and sleeping bag are to be returned after trip completion)

All necessary paper work and permits (Climbing Chulu west permit, TIMS )

Climbing guide

Tented service with food on base camp

All government and local taxes

Not Included in the Cost

Nepalese visa fee

International airfare to and from Kathmandu

Excess baggage charges

Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu

Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu in case of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain (due to any reason) other than the scheduled itinerary

Travel and rescue insurance

Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc)

Tips for guides and porters

Trip Brief

Trip Duration: 20 Days

Trip Grading: Difficult

Max Altitude: 6,485 M

Best Time:
     Autumn and spring