Pisang Peak Climbing

Trip Duration

17

Trip Grade

Moderate

Highest Altitude

6091m

Accommodation

Tea Houses

Transportation

Bus/Jeep

Group Size

1-20

Best Season

Sept, Oct, Nov, Mar, Apr, May

Pisang Peak Climbing Introduction

Pisang Peak is also known as Jong Ri, situated on the northeastern side of Annapurna. Pisang Peak is a 6000 m expedition, which means any level climber is eligible to climb this peak. This trekking is perfect for beginners.
We trek on the famous Annapurna and summiting Pisang Peak. In addition, we visit Muktinath and explore the glorious Manag valley in Nepal. Manang is one of the major highlights of the Annapurna trip circuit.

Manang valley is the town of Annapurna, sitting beneath the Gangapurna and Annapurna III Mountain. A mass of Annapurna ranges towards its southern side to a rough landscape, and Tibetan mountains on the northern side, Manang valley lies along the banks of the Marsyangdi stream.

A genuinely balanced territory, Pisang Peak is respected as a ‘travelers peak’ that offers one of the most straightforward and briefest climbing encounters. The excursion begins with a drive from Kathmandu to Chamje, then, at that point, navigates to Upper Pisang Village. Trip from Base Camp to High Camp to Pisang Peak Summit, the peak of the journey. Slipping a similar course closes with a drive from Chame to Kathmandu.

Since Pisang Peak is a simple climbing top, it gives its climbers an intriguing excursion passing along changed biological systems, various societies, and panoramic scenes. Although this ascension is the simpler one of the Himalayan district, a sensibly significant degree of actual wellness and wellbeing is still emphatically suggested.
Our 18-day venture starts in Kathmandu, where we meet our climbing chiefs/guides and individual climbers. We drove to Dharapani the following day and started journeying from that point. We appreciate perspectives on Annapurna, Tilicho, and Gangapurna on our trip prompting, Pisang Peak and culminating on the 10th day of our excursion. The views on the Annapurna reaches, Dhaulagiri, and the different Himalayas from the top are eminent.
Returning, we drive the route intersecting Muktinath, which is a significant journey site for Nepalese individuals. We crossed Thorong La Pass, the most noteworthy mountain pass on the planet, and arrived at Muktinath. Our Pisang Peak schedule additionally incorporates the Jomsom district, which will be a beneficial encounter. From Jomsom, we fly to Pokhara and head to Kathmandu from that point, finishing our stunning outing in Nepal.

To move high height peaks, fitness and wellness are the foremost models. The degree of wellness required is relative to rising and course trouble and length. There is a first time for everything. It is an ideal opportunity for top climbing. There are non-specialized peaks, climbed securely by a fit adventurer, and surprisingly marginally specialized pinnacles can be endeavored by a beginner climber with an expert climbing guide.

There are no limitations to acquiring a climbing license, and anybody with fitting wellness and abilities can endeavor a pinnacle climbing. The challenging way changes for various mountains and courses. A fit traveler with practically no climbing experience can attempt climbing non-specialized ascensions. For specialized ascensions, one requirement is to have is a certain degree of climbing experience.
There might be several other ways or routes to do this trekking. We recommend you follow the best path according to your comfort level. Our company has provided an itinerary of Pisang Peak Climbing. You can check it on our website and contact us if you are interested.

Highlights

We trek on the famous Annapurna and summiting Pisang Peak
We visit Muktinath and explore the glorious Manag valley in Nepal
The excursion begins with a drive from Kathmandu to Chamje, then, at that point, navigates to Upper Pisang Village
Intriguing excursion passing along changed biological systems, various societies, and panoramic scenes
The views on the Annapurna reach Dhaulagiri and the different Himalayas from the top.
Perspectives on Annapurna, Tilicho, and Gangapurna on our trip prompting, Pisang Peak
Our Pisang Peak schedule additionally incorporates the Jomsom district.
Pokhara, a beautiful city, would also be a highlight

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel (1,350m/4,429ft)
  • Day 02: Sightseeing at Kathmandu + Climbing Preparation (1,350m/4,429ft)
  • Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Dharapani (1,960m/6,431ft)
  • Day 04: Trek from Dharapani to Chame (2,710m/8,892ft)
  • Day 05: Trek from Chame to Upper Pisang (3,700m/12,140ft)
  • Day 06: Acclimatization Day at Upper Pisang
  • Day 07: Upper Pisang to Pisang Peak Base Camp (4,380m/14,371ft)
  • Day 08: Pisang Peak High Camp (5,400m/17,717ft)
  • Day 09: Summit Pisang Peak and Back to Base Camp (6,091m/19,985ft)
  • Day 10: Trek from Pisang Peak Base Camp to Manang Valley (3,519m/11,546ft)
  • Day 11: Trek from Manang Valley to Yak Kharka (4,110m/13,485ft)
  • Day 12: Trek from Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi (4,420m/14,502ft)
  • Day 13: Cross Thorong La towards Muktinath (5,416m/17,770ft)
  • Day 14: Trek from Muktinath to Jomsom (2,700m/8,859ft)
  • Day 15: Morning Flight from Jomsom to Pokhara and Sightseeing at Pokhara (827m/2,713ft)
  • Day 16: Drive from Pokhara and Back to Kathmandu (1,350m/4,429ft)
  • Day 17: Final Departure

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel (1,350m/4,429ft)

You can show up in Kathmandu whenever there is no time indicated. After showing up at Tribhuvan International airport of Kathmandu, you will see one of our representatives holding a placard with your name. There are no specific exercises got ready for the day. Subsequently, you can investigate the city all alone. Or you can prepare for the next day in your hotel.

Day 02: Sightseeing at Kathmandu + Climbing Preparation (1,350m/4,429ft)

The next day, we went touring places such as Pashupatinath Temple, Swayambhunath Stupa, and Boudhanath Stupa. These are delightful strict locales in Kathmandu Valley.
One of the holiest Hindu sanctums in Nepal, the Pashupatinath Temple is stretched out across both the banks of the fantastic and blessed Bagmati River on the eastern edges of the capital city of Kathmandu. The superb sanctum resolved to Lord Shiva draws in numerous darlings who come to offer their petitions and search for favors from him.
Likewise, Boudhanath has been a large spot of excursion and reflection for Tibetan Buddhists. In 1979, Boudha was transformed into a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Great Stupa of Boudhanath is the mark of the union of the area.
The Swayambhunath Stupa is one of the assigned marvels of Kathmandu Valley. This immaculately proportioned milestone rises through a whitewashed curve to a plated tower, from where four appearances of the Buddha look out across the valley in the cardinal manners. The site was shaken intensely by the 2015 seismic quake. Nonetheless, the essential stupa upheld simply shallow mischief.

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Dharapani (1,960m/6,431ft)

After our early morning breakfast, we started our journey by driving to Dharapani. Our route is a little longer and we travel through a Nepalese township. The beginning of the journey continues with the winding Trishuli River. Today we passed through a beautiful city, Pokhara. Pokhara is known as Lake City since there are beautiful big Lakes there.
Dharapani is the primary town in the circuit with an ACAP and police check post, so prepare with your licenses. Other than having a check post, the precipices toward the west fill in as vulture perching locales. Yet, more critically, soon after crossing Dharapani, we cross an extended suspension bridge.

Day 04: Trek from Dharapani to Chame (2,710m/8,892ft)

Today we head towards Chame from Dharapani. You will see the area has been affected by the landslide. You will also know that this village lies in a remote area and the people there are more conservative.
We will slowly make a move till Bagarchhap, a customary Tibetan-style town. Then, at that point, after crossing, you enter the green woods of rhododendron.
Taking off the timberland, you stroll at the edges of the Marshaundi stream right to Koto. This town is the doorway to the renowned Nar Phu valley. We will see the extraordinary views of Lamjung Himal, Annapurna II, and Annapurna IV (7,525m). The path will generally be simple from here till Chame, the principal managerial focus of Manang.

Day 05: Trek from Chame to Upper Pisang (3,700m/12,140ft)

Today, the trial will take you to Upper Pisang. From Chame, we head to Bharatang at first, then we follow along the Marshyangdi River. We cross the river through a suspension bridge and start ascending to Dhikur Pokhari.
Then, after passing through the path with a thick pine forest, the trail opens and allows us to see the beautiful Himalayan Peaks of Pisang. Pisang lies on the bank of the Marsyangdi River. We could enjoy the view of Pisang peak and Annapurna II. You will spend the night in this place.

Day 06: Acclimatization Day at Upper Pisang

Today, we set the day for acclimatization. Investing additional energy will ensure that we have an effective excursion. We go through the entire day resting. We explore the town and interact with local people. We get to see the views of Annapurna, Gangapurna, and Tilicho. Additionally, we practice climbing on the spot. In the wake of practicing, you can explore the wonderful town and find their way of life and custom.
Investing additional energy will ensure that we have an effective excursion. We go through the entire day resting. We explore the town and interact with local people. We get to see the views of Annapurna, Gangapurna, and Tilicho. Additionally, we practice climbing on the spot. In the wake of practicing, you can explore the wonderful town and find their way of life and custom.

Day 07: Upper Pisang to Pisang Peak Base Camp (4,380m/14,371ft)

Today we climbed to a high altitude area at 1,000 meters. This day takes us up the mountain where we trudge up towards the High camp. When we arrive at the high camp, we go through the day, commending the outlook and nature and adjusting to the expanding rise and diminishing degree of oxygen noticeable all around. The ground is even. We spent the night here.

Day 08: Pisang Peak High Camp (5,400m/17,717ft)

First thing in the morning, we climb up on the southwest ridge. We reach the high camp. Then, we start the training on your climbing. Our guides will train you with the proper techniques and proper tools provided. The gears like ice ax, climbing boots, crampons, harness, and ascender are essential for this training.
The training also includes the proper ways of using the ropes for going up and down. These training sessions are not compulsory, yet we suggest that these training sessions will help you boost your confidence in your climbing skills and techniques. We wish for your best safety and hope you enjoy the experience without any fear.

Day 09: Summit Pisang Peak and Back to Base Camp (6,091m/19,985ft)

Today is the most important day of this trip. Today is the day on which we all made this entire trip. We began our trek early in the morning so that we would not be late. Today, we trek on rocky surfaces most of the time. The rough face of the mountain is an extreme test to move through where we need to use the rope to ascend. After we arrive at the top, we will see terrific perspectives of the mountains nearby. We partake in the view and the minutes at the top the most before plunging right down to headquarters.
There is not much snow at the peak, and it is steep. We need 20 m of rope on the ridge whereas 200m of rope around the summit, which is 70 degrees of slope. We enjoy the panoramic views of the Annapurna reaches, and others are unprecedented from the culmination. Then, we return to the base camp after some time.

Day 10: Trek from Pisang Peak Base Camp to Manang Valley (3,519m/11,546ft)

From the Pisang peak, we proceed towards Pisang town. From Pisang, there are two courses to Manang, among which we pick the one which goes through Upper Pisang as it ensures an exceptional outlook of Mt. Annapurna, Pisang Peak, and others. We journey along the path towards Manang valley and pass through excellent towns and lush segments. As we scroll close to Manang, the environment turns out to be cold. When we arrive at Manang town, we will have the opportunity to investigate the lovely place. We take a short visit to Barge Monastery, the vast religious community in the Manang District that should perk us up.
Manang valley is the town of Annapurna, sitting beneath the Gangapurna and Annapurna III Mountain. A mass of Annapurna range towards its southern side to a rough landscape, and Tibetan mountains on the northern side, Manang valley lies along the banks of the Marsyangdi stream.

Day 11: Trek from Manang Valley to Yak Kharka (4,110m/13,485ft)

From Manang town, the path crosses a stream and moves toward the city of Tenki. It is above Manang, and afterward, we keep on moving out of the Marshyangdi Valley. Then, we turn northwest up the valley of Jarsang Khola. The path follows this valley toward the north, passing a couple of fields, and a scour of juniper trees, as it consistently gains height.
The route further passes close to the little town of Ghunsa, a bunch of level mud rooftops just underneath the trailhead. Presently the path goes through grasslands, where ponies and yaks gaze. In the wake of an intersection, a little waterway on a wooden extension, the route passes an old Mani wall, and we arrive at another little town of Yak Kharka. A little, however, the progressive climb is the way to staying away from height issues.

Day 12: Trek from Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi (4,420m/14,502ft)

Today we head towards Thorang Phedi. We start this trekking early in the morning. We move out of little towns and make a lofty plummet downhill to the waterway. Then, at that point, you make a challenging ascension.

This town dwells on the foot of Thorong La Pass in Manang. You can investigate the regions and snap pictures for recollections. It is hard and challenging to walk to Thorang Phedi. After a while, we cross an engineered bridge and reach Ledar town. We climb further and walk through transcending bluffs before arriving at Thorang Phedi, the last place before Thorong La. You will see numerous grand perspectives on different mountain pinnacles like Mt. Syagang, Mt. Khatungkan, Mt. Gundang, and some more. Seeing these outlooks, you arrive at Thorong Phedi, the headquarters of Thorong La Pass.

Day 13: Cross Thorong La towards Muktinath (5,416m/17,770ft)

Today you get up ahead of schedule as you will head towards Muktinath getting through Thorong La Pass. This day is very significant as you will cross quite possibly the most difficult passes.
You get a magnificent perspective on Mt Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and a lot more from the pass. Additionally, the petition banners and a couple of the tea houses add excellence to this spot. Your point will cross the pass before noontime.
Passing through the rough path and thick woods, you arrive at the pass. It would help if you looked out for the savage breeze that blows there. In the wake of investing some energy in respecting the excellence of the scenes and mountains, we push ahead.
Traveling down from that point, we arrive at Muktinath. Muktinath is a heavenly sanctuary for Buddhist and Hindu adherents. Consistently a large number of individuals visit this sanctuary.

Day 14: Trek from Muktinath to Jomsom (2,700m/8,859ft)

You get up ahead of schedule and visit the sanctuary. You can wash in the 108 waterspouts and see the unceasing fire. People believe, that if someone takes a bath in the sacred water coming from the 108 waterspouts, all of their wrongdoings will be pardoned. Muktinath is a significant journey site for Buddhists and Hindus. The beginning of the day starts by visiting the sanctuary region and a Buddhist cloister near the sanctuary. After the short visit, we proceeded to Jomsom. Jomsom is a beautiful place famous for its sweet apples and solid breezes.
At first, the path plummets to Kagbeni town on the bank of Kali Gandaki River through a few lovely places with tremendous perspectives. From Kagbeni onwards, we journey along the Kali Gandaki River to Jomsom. The path can get blustery during the evening as it lies in the valley between two monstrous mountain ranges Dhaulagiri and Annapurna. When we arrive at Jomsom, we can laze around the excellent town.

Day 15: Morning Flight from Jomsom to Pokhara and Sightseeing at Pokhara (827m/2,713ft)

We take an early morning breakfast and go to the air terminal to get onto the trip to Pokhara. Another short, however breathtaking flight takes us to Pokhara. When we look into an inn, we will have leisure time to unwind and appreciate the time all alone. The simple laze around assists us with getting some alleviation from the sluggishness of trekking through the harsh and endured territory of the upper Mustang for a few days.
Then, at that point, we investigate the city and go touring. We might visit various clubs and bars and explore nature. Pokhara will overwhelm you with its typical wonderfulness and photo activities. Splendidly painted wooden boats add energetic tones to the vegetation, while paragliders coast down comfortably from a higher spot. Flying over the lake is probably one of the elements of your development experience in Nepal.

Day 16: Drive from Pokhara and Back to Kathmandu (1,350m/4,429ft)

Today is the finish of our entire outing. We drive back to Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal. Then, at that point, in the wake of showing up in Kathmandu, we head back to our inn. There are parcels yet inactive time yet trade messages with sidekicks and organize the photos. It is your last day in Kathmandu, and you ought to partake in your final day in the capital. We may likewise have a night supper as a festival for the finishing of our outing.

Day 17: Final Departure

Today is not part of our trekking. On the last day of the excursion, we drive you to the Tribhuvan International airport for your booked flight homebound or another objective. We will get you 3 hours before your flight plan. Coming back, we have a lot of time to design our next experience in the magnificent nation of Nepal.

Includes

  • Airport picks up and drops service.
  • Transportation assistance and its prices. 
  • Airfare for domestic flights.
  • A skilled and licensed guide.
  • Porter as per the necessity.
  • Trekking authorization fee.
  • Trek maps and navigation tools.
  • Accommodation while staying in Kathmandu.
  • Governmental charges and other applicable prices.
  • Wage and accommodation of guide and porter.
  • Complete board-based meal during the trek.
  • Assistance for the team during the trek
  • Medical supplies and first aid equipment.
  • Trekking supplies and camping gears

 

Excludes

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu (excluding breakfast).
  • International flight checks and airfares.
  • Alcoholic/ non-alcoholic liquors.
  • Additional porter fees.
  • Electronic gadgets like chargers, and headphones.
  • Individual costs like a hot shower, phone calls, laundry, and souvenirs.
  • Travel coverage and emergency evacuations.
  • Tips for porters or drivers.

 

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