- Chulu East Peak is one of the highly-rated trekking peaks in Nepal
- Easy trekking top in the Annapurna region.
- Chulu East Peak Summit climbers revel in the panoramic views of the Annapurna, Dhaulagiri and Manaslu Himalayan ranges.
- Explore the lovely Gurung Villages in Annapurna Region
- A blended trekking trip with the most famous Annapurna Circuit Trekking.
At a glance
Chulu Far East is a trekking peak just off the Annapurna Circuit near Manang. After trekking beside the Chhetaji Khola to Waterfall Camp (4110m), the trek continues to Base Camp (4900m) and then to Col Camp (5600m) between Chulu East and Chulu Far East. The final scamble to the Col was the hardest part of the climb for me. From Col Camp it is fairly straightforward climb with a few 45 degree steep sections that will require fixed ropes. The view of the Annapurnas from the summit is spectacular. I made the descent from the summit all the way down to Manang.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
After breakfast at your hotel, you may be picked up by using an English-speaking information for a full-day tour of the Kathmandu Valley, travelling three sacred sites: Swayambhunath, Pashupatinath, and Patan Durbar Square. Return to your lodge in Kathmandu in the late afternoon and meet your trekking information who will go over small print for tomorrow’s adventure.
Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Gonggar Khola (1440m) by way of Charikot; Duration: 7-8 hours
Today we have an eight hour street outing and have time to mentally put together for the journey beforehand of us earlier than arriving at our in a single day destination.
Day 03: Drive to Syange(1,130m), Overnight in Guest House
It is a lengthy day of pressure to our trekking region. We power to Besi Shahar, 173 km west of Kathmandu, by using bus. We pressure alongside the Prithvi Highway that passes thru quite a few lovely cities with views of remarkable rural existence in Nepal. We can additionally revel in the view of snow-capped mountains at distance. The highway, at most of its stretch, goes alongside facet glacial rivers the place we can see rafters playing the rapids of water. We attain Besi Shahar to exchange the bus to a nearby jeep to pressure to Syange previous Bahundanda on 30 kilometers of dust road. We take a look at into a resort and spend time lazing around.
Day 04: Trek to Dharapani (1,860m), Overnight in Lodge
We begin the trekking experience on the Annapurna Circuit Trekking path today. We get geared up for the stroll after breakfast and set out for an interesting day of trekking on the mountain trail. Our stroll goes greater alongside the Marshyngdi river valley toward Dharapani village. The path brings views of tremendous landscape. We stroll previous the lovely villages of Jagat, Chamje and attain Tal village on the financial institution of Marshyangdi River. After crossing Marshyangdi River over a suspension bridge close to Tal village, we ascend to Dharapani to continue to be overnight.
Day 05: Trek to Chame (2,710m), Overnight in Lodge
On the 2nd day of trekking on the stunning Annapurna Circuit route, we are heading to Chame. Beautiful views of Manaslu and Annapurna II need to make our day joyful. Other than the mountains, the panorama and the lifestyles fashion of the vicinity are captivating too. As we go higher, we experience the alternate in vegetation. With sufficient breaks alongside the way, we finally attain Chame village to spend quiet time lazing around.
Day 06: Trek to Pisang (3,240m), Overnight in Lodge
We are gaining elevation on every day of our stroll and can experience the alternate in the landscape, vegetation and existence fashion as we go higher. Our trek for the day takes us to stunning village of Pisang that is used as the gateway village for Pisang Peak mountaineering adventure. The stretch these days brings the views of mountain peaks proper from Chame. We can revel in the view of Annapurna II and Manaslu from Chame and Annapurna IV and Lamjung Himal as we boost alongside on the trail.
Day 07: Trek to Ngwal (3,675m), Overnight in Guest House
We are taking the route to Ngwal village rather of going straight to Manang. We take this route for higher acclimatization and for some extra superb views. Our trek starts after breakfast and heads in the direction of Gyaru village on the way to the vacation spot for today. While we are at Ngwal village, we will be at the elevation of 3,675 meters above sea level, barely extra than a hundred meters greater than Manang. Being right here will be a best acclimatizing day with one greater day at Manang to go higher.
Day 08: Trek to Manang (3,540m), Overnight in Guest House
Our day trek takes us to Manang village, a lovely village in the region. Manang is additionally the headquarters of Manang district that we are trekking in. Once we are in Manang, we can see that the 4 wheel power avenue ends here. Further beforehand from Manang, we can trek in the applicable mountain path all day long. We can go laze round in Manang exploring the cultural and herbal wonders that this lovely area has to offer.
Day 09: Acclamization/Free day in Manang , Overnight in Guest House
We spend an more day right here at Manang to get ourselves used to with the thinning oxygen stage in the air. We go for a trekking time out round Manang to discover outstanding splendor of the place. Being already to a greater location than Manang, we will be in a position to cope shortly with the altitude there. After the trekking exploration finishes, we come returned to our hotel and take effortless time around.
Day 10: Trek to Letdar Phedi (4,130m), Overnight in Guest House
We savor our scrumptious breakfast at the resort in Manang and get geared up to depart the lovely village behind. Our trek for the day takes us to Letdar Phedi. The path to Letdar brings us splendid views of the mountainous panorama that appears definitely one of a kind than the one in the decrease elevation that we walked past. After about 5 hours of traversing the trail section, we attain our motel in Letdar Phedi.
Day 11: Trek to Chulu West Base Camp (4,900m), Overnight in Camp
Base camp of Chulu West is our vacation spot for the day trek. We are going to begin the trek after breakfast and head in the direction of the Chulu West height to continue to be in a single day at its base. A quality and peaceable trek thru stunning landscapes maintains us shifting ahead no matter the undertaking of developing altitude. Once we attain the base camp we settle on our camp and will have some leisurely time to spend round to acclimatize.
Day 12: Trek up to Camp I (5,100m), Overnight in Camp
It is a small distinction in elevation that we are going to cowl today. We trek to up to the camp one simply 200 meters above the base camp. We take leisurely stroll up closer to the camp I and sooner or later attain there. We will have lots of time left for us to experience the stunning views of the surroundings. Once we settle at our camp, we can laze round acclimatizing and taking part in the view from there.
Day 13: Climb up to Camp II (5,530m), Overnight in Camp
The journey for these days entails some difficult rock taking walks on our experience to camp II. Although no longer technical, the path entails trick rock on foot all the way throughout. Once we attain the camp and settle at the camp, we spend leisurely time acclimatizing and taking part in the views.
Day 14: Summit Day (6,419m), again to Camp I, Overnight in Camp
It’s the huge day in our adventure. We are going to try the summit of Chulu West Peak that stands at 6,419 meters above sea level. Our summit journey starts a good deal earlier than the spoil of the sunrise and advances up in the direction of the top. We tirelessly climb the height and attain the summit for a charming view of the mountains in the surroundings. After spending lovely moments at the top, we in the end start to descend all the way again to Camp I to continue to be overnight.
Day 15: Trek to Letdar (4,200m), Overnight in Lodge
After the adventurous summit try and achievement, we trek lower back to Letdar by means of Chulu West Peak base camp. Retracing the equal path offers us a risk to appear at the matters from a special angle, which we will experience to the fullest. We can laze round as soon as we attain Letdar and settle into our tea house.
Day 16: Transfer to Tribhuvan International Airport for departure
Your journey concludes today! Our enterprise consultant will take you to the airport about three hours earlier than your scheduled flight. On your way domestic you may have masses of time to diagram your nearest subsequent journey and discover the most extraordinary mountains of Nepal.
Day 17: Trek to Thorang High Camp (4,880m), Overnight in Guest House
We depart Letdar after breakfast and trek in the direction of Thorang Phedi. It is simply a quick trek of about two hours to Thorang Phedi the place we take a right relaxation to proceed in the direction of excessive camp. The trek to Thorang High Camp will be every other desirable hour of struggling uphill. We will have fantastic view of the mountains from the excessive camp and around.
Day 18: Trek to Muktinath (3,802m) by way of Throng La Pass (5,416m), Overnight in Guest House
It’s a difficult day these days however really a really worth taking it. Our day starts offevolved earlier than the spoil of the sunrise greater closer to the pass. About three hours of sluggish paced combat toward Thorang La, thru various false passes alongside the trail, finally takes us to the magnificent omit that stands at 5,416 meters above sea level. We spend some moments there taking images and playing the view around. Later, we descend all the way to Muktinath the place there is a lovely and sacred temple for Hindus. We will have lots of time to discover Muktinath vicinity as we attain there early afternoon.
Day 19: Trek to Josmosm (2,750m) by Kagbeni, Overnight in Guest house
We stroll on the outstanding panorama of decrease Mustang vicinity alongside the stretch of Muktinath to Jomsom. Initially, the path descends to Kagbeni village on the financial institution of Kali Gandaki River via various stunning locations with surprising view. From Kagbeni onwards, we trek alongside the Kali Gandaki River to Jomsom. The path can get windy all through the afternoon as it lies in the valley between two considerable mountain levels – Dhaulagiri and Annapurna. Once we attain Jomsom, we can laze round the lovely town.
Day 20: Fly lower back to Pokhara, Check in Hotel
We take early morning breakfast and go to airport to board the flight to Pokhara. Another brief however magnificent flight takes us to Pokhara. Once we take a look at into hotel, we will have free time to loosen up and experience time on our own. The convenient laze round helps us get some alleviation from the tiredness of on foot thru the difficult and weathered terrain of top Mustang for quite a few days.
Day 21: Drive lower back to Kathmandu, Check in Hotel
Early in the morning, after breakfast, we get on the bus to power returned to Kathmandu. About seven hours of overland trip takes us lower back to Kathmandu. Once we are in Kathmandu, we go to inn and spend the entire day at enjoyment on our own. Finding relieving massage, appropriate food, memento shopping, and wandering round can maintain you busy for the day. A farewell dinner is scheduled for this evening. We will let you be aware of the departure time for dinner as soon as we attain Kathmandu.
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