Trip Grade: Challenging
The Chulu West Peak Climbing is an extra ordinary option for the adventure seekers. The Chulu West Peak is located at the elevation of 6419 m. The Peak offers the magnificent views of Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Annapurna and the other snow capped peaks. The Chulu West Peak was first climbed in 1952 by the Japanese Expedition.
The Chulu West Peak Climbing is one of the challenging peaks climbing in Nepal. It provides a kind of thrilling experience. However, it is not too much technical, so anyone can join it and it is mostly suitable for the amateur trekkers. Similarly, the trekking to Chulu West combines the Annapurna Circuit Trekking trail too. Basically, the Chulu West Peak Trekking starts from Chame after having the longer driving from Kathmandu. The trek begins along the paddy farm and the river ways. You go ahead through the forest area too by passing the hilly gorges, waterfalls and so on. Almost in all the way to Chulu West Mountain, you enjoy the gorgeous views of Himalayan giants like Annapurna ranges, Dhaulagiri and the Chulu West itself. After having an acclimatization day, you climb to the Chulu West Peak along the snow covered trail. Finally, you become able to summit it and enjoy the surrounding sceneries after reaching on top of Chulu West Peak. It is like a paradise which offers the awestruck views of Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Annapurna and the other towering peaks. After spending some time over there, you descend down. Then you join the Annpurna Circuit Trekking route. You cross the Thorong La Pass too, which is considered as the highest point of the Annapurna trekking. The Muktinath Temple is also remarkable. It is the popular pilgrimage site for both Hindus and the Buddhist people.
Rising Adventure has been conducting the adventurous Peak Climbing Packages in Nepal. If anyone has the strong intention for the Chulu West Peak Climbing, please contact us. We help you in customizing it.
Day 01 :Arrival in Kathmandu (1350m/ 4429ft) and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu
Day 02 :Kathmandu Sightseeing and Trek Preparation. Overnight in Kathmandu
Day 03 :Drive to Besisahar (760 m) and trek to Khudi (790 m). Overnight in Khudi.
Day 04 :Trek to Sirung (1864 m). Overnight in Sirung.
Day 05 :Trek to Chamje (1430 m). Overnight in Chamje.
Day 06 :Trek to Dharapani (1900 m). Overnight in Dharapani.
Day 07 :Trek to Chame (2660 m). Overnight in Chame.
Day 08 :Trek to Pisang (3200 m). Overnight in Pisang.
Day 09 :Trek to Upper Manang (3540 m). Overnight in Manang.
Day 10 :Rest Day at Manang (3540 m). Overnight in Manang.
Day 11 :Trek to Leather (4200 m). Overnight in Leather.
Day 12 :Trek to Chulu West Peak Base Camp (4900 m). Overnight in Base Camp.
Day 13 :Acclimatization Day at Base Camp (4900 m). Overnight in Base Camp.
Day 14 :Trek to the Chulu West Peak High Camp I (5100 m). Overnight in High Camp II.
Day 15 :Trek to the Chulu West Peak High Camp II (5530 m). Overnight in Camp II.
Day 16 :Climbing to the Chulu West Peak (6419 m) and come down to the High Camp I (5100 m). Overnight in Camp I.
Day 17 :Trek back to Leather (4200 m). Overnight in Leather.
Day 18 :Trek to Thorong Phedi (4450 m). Overnight in Thorong Phedi.
Day 19 :Trek to Muktinath (3760 m) by crossing the Thorong La Pass (5416 m) and to Jomson (2715 m). Overnight in Jomsom.
Day 20 :Early morning flight to Pokhara (800 m) and Pokhara Sightseeing. Overnight in Pokhara.
Day 21 :Drive back to Kathmandu (1350 m). Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 22 :Final Departure.
According to your requirement, Rising Adventure P. Ltd. customize your Chulu West Peak Climbing at any time. Please, feel free to contact us.
Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu (1350m/ 4429ft) and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu Upon your arrival at the International Airport in Nepal, you will be welcomed by one of our representatives and transferred to the hotel.
Day 02:Kathmandu Sightseeing and Trek Preparation. Overnight in KathmanduThis is your day for sightseeing. So, you are picked up by your tour guide from your hotel. Basically, Kathmandu Sightseeing involves the four UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Kathmandu. They are Kathmandu Darbar Square, Swayabhunath Stupa, Boudhnath Stupa and the Pashupatinath Temple. However, we also organize other sightseeing tours nearby Kathmandu in accordance with your desires like Patan and Bhaktapur Darbar Squares those too are enlisted in UNESCO.
In the evening, Rising Adventure will discuss about your trip and introduce our trekking guide as well as other members.
Day 03:Drive to Besisahar (760 m) and trek to Khudi (790 m). Overnight in Khudi.After having your breakfast, you will have almost 6 hours drive to Chame. On the way, you enjoy the hillside, water ways, mountains and the greeneries. After reaching there, your trekking starts which will only be of almost 1 hour walking and reach at Khudi.
Day 04:Trek to Sirung (1864 m). Overnight in Sirung.Although, you walked already on the second day of your itinerary, today is considered as the actual first day of your trekking. So, your trail starts after having a breakfast. You have the ascending and descending all the way to Sirung. En route, you go through the forest area and also walk along the terraced farm land and the waterfalls. You cross the beautiful Tamang Village too.
Day 05:Trek to Chamje (1430 m). Overnight in Chamje.Your trek will continue along the Marsyangdi River via the semi-circular-shaped rice terraces, cliff face to the stone village, etc to Syange at 1100m. From there, you will ascend steeply to Jagat(1300m) and continue ascending to the Chamje.
Day 06:Trek to Dharapani (1900 m). Overnight in Dharapani.Today your trek goes through the forests of rhododendron and bamboo by passing the some beautiful villages too. Then you reach at Dharapani.
Day 07:Trek to Chame (2660 m). Overnight in Chame.Today the trail takes you to the Chame. It is the wonderful place from where you discover the Himalayan giants like Annapurna II, Iv and the Lamjung Himal.
Day 08:Trek to Pisang (3200 m). Overnight in Pisang.Your trek goes to the Upper Pisang Village along the steeply narrow path. Then the continuation of your trekking through the dense forest with enjoying the surrounding views of Himalayan giants takes you to the Pisang Village.
Day 09:Trek to Upper Manang (3540 m). Overnight in Manang.Today you are going to the beautiful Manang village. En route, you are greeted by the very stunning views of mountain peaks. As you go up and up, you feel the cold and colder the environment. Finally, the trek takes you to the Manang Village and you can explore the surroundings.
Day 10:Rest Day at Manang (3540 m). Overnight in Manang.This is the day for acclimatization. Manang is the wonderful village where you can uncover the monasteries and the lake nearby it. You can spend the whole day in exploring with enjoying the Himalayan giants.
Day 11:Trek to Leather (4200 m). Overnight in Leather.You continue your trekking through the alpine forests. On the way, you cross the Yak Kharka Village and reach at Leder where your camp is going to set up. This is your first camping night.
Day 12:Trek to Chulu West Peak Base Camp (4900 m). Overnight in Base Camp.Today you are going to the Base Camp of Chulu West. On the way to the Base Camp, you will be welcomed by the various snow capped peaks.
Day 13:Acclimatization Day at Base Camp (4900 m). Overnight in Base Camp.This is another day for acclimatization. So, you discover the nearby glacial areas. In the same way, you learn some of the technical knowledge and involve in practicing too.
Day 14 :Trek to the Chulu West Peak High Camp I (5100 m). Overnight in High Camp II.Today you are leaving for the High Camp I which offers the breathtaking views of Himalayan giants like Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Lamjung Himal and so on. While going up, you may need to fix the rope in accordance with the condition of the rocky ice.
Day 15:Trek to the Chulu West Peak High Camp II (5530 m). Overnight in Camp II.Today you are going to the High Camp II and you may need to use some equipment. In the same way, you may feel the hard to spend a night over there. So, it would be better to have the lot of drinks.
Day 16:Climbing to the Chulu West Peak (6419 m) and come down to the High Camp I (5100 m). Overnight in Camp I.Today you are going to reach your destination as it is the summit day. So, you need to wake up early in the morning. Then you start your climbing along the icy trail and reach on top of it which offers the awe inspiring views of mountain ranges like Annapurna, Gangapurna, Thorong Peak, Chulu East and others too. Then you descend to the High Camp I by retracing the previous way.
Day 17:Trek back to Leather (4200 m). Overnight in Leather.Today you come down to Leder by following the previous trekking route.
Day 18:Trek to Thorong Phedi (4450 m). Overnight in Thorong Phedi.Today you are going to join the Annapurna Circuit Trekking trail. This is not too much hard walking day. So, your trek goes down all the way to the Thorong Phedi.
Day 19:Trek to Muktinath (3760 m) by crossing the Thorong La Pass (5416 m) and to Jomson (2715 m). Overnight in Jomsom.This is a little bit hard day of your trekking as you are going to cross the highest pass of this trekking route. So, you need to wake up a bit early and cross the snow covered pass. This pass is also popular for looking scenic beauty of the mountain giants. Then you reach at Muktinath where there is the Vishnu Temple and popular for both Hindus and the Buddhists. After visiting the pilgrimage site, you descend to the Jomsom.
Day 20:Early morning flight to Pokhara (800 m) and Pokhara Sightseeing. Overnight in Pokhara.Early in the morning, you have a flight to the beautiful Pokhara city. After reaching there, you will be engaged the different activities like sightseeing, boating, mountain bike, sunset view and others in accordance with your interests and the itinerary.
Day 21:Drive back to Kathmandu (1350 m). Overnight in Kathmandu.After having the breakfast, you have almost 6 hours drive to Kathmandu along the hilly roadways. En route, you enjoy the beautiful scenes of hillside, rivers, and greeneries and so on.
Day 22:Final Departure.This is your last day in Nepal. So, you will be dropped at the Tribhuwan International Airport by one of our representatives before 3 hours of your flight schedule.
Travel Insurance is compulsory for joining Rising Adventure’s activities. We require your travel insurance must cover the emergency accidents (includes helicopter rescue and air ambulance) with medical expenses and others like cancellation, personal liable, loss of luggage and so on. It helps you to travel freely and confidently. Please be noted that we do not arrange and sell insurance.
You will be stayed at 3-star hotels whenever you are in Kathmandu and Pokhara during your trip. While doing climbing to Chulu West Peak, you will be spent your nights at tea houses. If single rooms are available there in mountain, they will be provided and If not, it is needed to spend the nights with twin share basis. But you need to have tent camping with twin-sharing based living in some of the places.
During your Chulu West Peak Climbing, you will be provided only breakfast by the hotels of Kathmandu and Pokhara wherever you stay. Rising Adventure also invites you to have either lunch or dinner in your arrival or farewell by managing the time. But during your trekking, you will be had breakfast and dinner on basis of menu of local tea houses or lodges wherever you spend your nights and your lunch will be provided on the way of your walking. You will taste Nepalese food in most of the places in trekking period, however, there are some tea houses which provide some international food like Chinese, Indian, Continental, Tibetan and so on. While in tent, you will have the prepared breakfast and dinner in the same camp where you had spent your night, but the lunch will be served after camping on the suitable way.
The itineraries of Rising Adventure are designed with preventive method especially for AMS (Acute Mountain Sickness). We know that AMS occurs while in higher elevation which may cause to kill. So, our company has been organizing the trips in any Himalayan region of Nepal with paying serious attention to AMS. Our pivotal priority always goes to Safety and Security. In addition, all the guides and porters of our company are the trainer of First-Aid. However, we always advices our clients to consult with doctor and be the fit and fine before planning to do any adventurous activities in the higher elevation area whether i.e. in Himalayan region or in hilly region.
Rising Adventure has skillful, experienced as well as expert team who operate your trip. Besides, we have such trekking and tour guides who can speak foreign language very well. They are very frank and expertise in the field of culture, ecosystem, history, flora and fauna and so on who make your trip immemorial. In addition, we have many numbers of tour guides and each of them can speak different language very fluently.
At last all the guides of Rising Adventures including Rock climbing and Mountaineering guides have authentic license related to their field. It means they are expert trainers.
We believe on “behind every successful man there is a woman”. So, Rising Adventure is also the outcome of our hard worker staffs especially the porters. Rising Adventure wants to make you sure that all the porters of our company are strong physically, behave friendly and speak a lit bit English as well as carry your backpacks very safely. So, Rising Adventure also pays the serious attention towards them. We treat them as equally as our other staffs like guides and office staffs. We even do the insurance of porters while they engage in any types of adventurous activities and also rescue them by providing Helicopter on our own expense whenever they are in dangerous condition. In addition, we have mentioned some rules too in the favour of porters like the weight of one luggage should be up to 20 kg, one porter is only for two travelers and so on.
Chulu West Peak Climbing is not too much risky. You will have almost 6 hours walking during the trek. So, it is better to have past experiences either of hiking or of short days trekking in the higher elevation because you need to walk more times in higher elevation while trekking in this area. However, it is not mandatory to have such experiences, but you need to be fit and fine physically as well as mentally. Besides, Rising Adventure strongly advises you to have the regular exercises like jogging, walking, running, etc even for some periods of time after planning to climb the Chulu West Peak because we agree that such types of exercise also helps to do trekking and climbing very easily in the higher elevation. In the same way, it would be better to have technical knowledge for some extent. Any way, our expert climbing guides teach you about use of equipments and other technical things during your trekking. In addition, Rising Adventure believes that if anyone has the strong intention to do something, s/he will be successful definitely due to his/her courageous will. At last we advise you to consult with doctor before heading to do any kinds of adventure activities.
Safety and Security of the travelers are essential during the trip. It is more important in the adventure activities as trekking, rafting, Jungle Safari, Bungee and other activities. For example you may have valuable things like money, passport, tickets, etc. So, you can use money belt and neck wallet for securing those things.
Rising Adventure suggests you to be aware of safety and security and asks to tell if you face any problems during the trip. We try to manage the possible solutions.
Many people are directly or indirectly joined in tourism, which is a large industry in Nepal. Different tourist activities are adventurous and some are less adventurous. Rising Adventure is a fully responsible adventure activities organizing company in Nepal. We are government certified and linked with the various tourism institutions. We pay taxes to the government of our travel packages and actions that we arrange and annually renewed. We are always cautious for the clients’ troubles and try to respond to them as soon as possible.
The Chulu West Peak Climbing is very best in autumn as well as in spring seasons. So, it is crowded in these both seasons. However, we organize this trip even in other seasons in accordance with your requirements and the weather condition.
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