Trip Grade: Challenging
Accommodation: 3 star hotel in Kathmandu, Pokhara and Normal tea house during the trek
Meals: Breakfast in Kathmandu, Pokhara and Three times during the trek
Transportation: Private Vehicle, Comfortable local vehicle and Tourist busShow All Facts
Pisang Peak Climbing is the most popular and wonderful climbing trip in the Annapurna region of Nepal. The trip adjoins the world renowned Annapurna Circuit Trekking, which is the trekking that crosses the highest Himalayan pass of the world, has made the trip more exciting and fabulous. Pisang Peak (6091m) is situated over the Pisang village, surrounded by the glacial range.
After the German Expedition Team ascent Pisang peak for the first time in 1955 AD, the popularity has been increased. The views of the Annapurna Himalayas, Tilicho Peak, Ghangapurna, and the surrounding peaks are spectacular during the trip. It is advantageous both for trekking and the peak climbing.
The Pisang Peak Climbing begins with a drive to Khudi from Kathmandu and continues the trek to Pisang village. The subtropical forest, rice and paddy farm on the way to trekking trail are beautiful. Besides, the scenic beauty of surrounding Himalayan ranges including the Annapurna and Pisang Peak, the beautiful waterfalls and the suspension bridges are the further features of this trekking. Similarly, the yak pasture land above the Pisang village is a base camp site at 4573m. From the high camp at 5030 meters, the final summit is made. After reach on top of the Peak, the visitors may enroll in the heavenly beautiful sceneries of surrounding mountains and descends to the base camp. Although it is a pretty easy trip, the icy slope and glacial range make it adventurous and it cannot be denied. From Pisang village, the climbing group joins the trekking and cross the Thorung Pass via Manang and Phedi. Connecting to the sacred place of Muktinath and the Mustangs Headquarter Jomsom, finally, you have a short flight to the beautiful valley, Pokhara which is situated on the Fewa Lake and end the trip.
The Rising Adventure leads you to the stunning Pisang Peak Climbing and the classic Annapurna Circuit Trek with our professional guide and the team. We are aware of the high altitude sickness and acclimatization along with branded peak climbing equipments.
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 (760m/ 2493ft), 6 hrs and Trek to Khudi (790m/ 2592ft), 2 hrs walk. Overnight in Khudi
Day 04 :Trek to Sirung (1864m/ 6115ft), 5-6 hrs walk.Overnight in Khudi
Day 05 :Trek to Chamje (1430m/ 4692ft), 6-7 hrs walk. Overnight in Chamje
Day 06 :Trek to Dharapani (1900m/ 6234ft), 6-7 hrs walk. Overnight in Dharapani
Day 07 :Trek to Chame (2660m/ 8727ft), 5-6 hrs walk. Overnight in Chame
Day 08 :Trek to upper Pisang (3300m/ 10824ft), 5-6 hrs walk. Overnight in upper Pisang
Day 09 :Day for relax and Acclimatization (3300m/ 10824ft). Overnight in upper Pisang
Day 10 :Trek to Pisang Peak Base Camp (4,380m/14,370ft), 4 hrs walk. Overnight in Pisang Base Camp
Day 11 :Trek to Pisang Peak High Camp (5,400m/17,712ft), 3-4 hrs walk. Overnight in Pisang High Camp
Day 12 :Summit to the Peak and back to Base Camp (6,091m/19,980ft), 9-10 hrs climbing. Overnight in Pisang Base Camp
Day 13 :Trek to Manang (3540m/ 11614 ft), 5-6 hrs walk. Overnight in Manang
Day 14 :Trek to Yak Kharka (4050m/ 13287ft), 5-6 hrs walk. Overnight in Yak Kharkha
Day 15 :Trek to Thorang Phedi (4450m/ 14600ft), 5-6 hrs walk. Overnight in Thorang Phedi
Day 16 :Trek to Muktinath (3760m/ 12336ft) via Thorang La Pass ( 5416m/ 17769ft), 8-9 hrs walk. Overnight in Muktinath
Day 17 :Trek to Kagbeni (2810m/ 9219ft), 5-6 hrs walk.
Day 18 :Trek to Jomsom (2720m/ 8924ft), 6 hrs walk. Overnight in Jomsom
Day 19 :Early in the morning flight to Pokhara ((800m/ 2625ft), 20 min and Pokhara sightseeing. Overnight in Pokhara
Day 20 :Drive to Kathmandu (1350m/ 4429ft), 210KM/ 7 hrs drive. Overnight in Kathmandu
Day 21 :Departure from Kathmandu
According to your requirement Rising Adventure operates this trip at anytime. Please feel free to contact us to customize your departure.
Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu (1350m/ 4429ft) and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu After your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu, you will be greeted by a representative from Rising Adventure at the arrival gate 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 (760m/ 2493ft), 6 hrs and Trek to Khudi (790m/ 2592ft), 2 hrs walk. Overnight in KhudiThe Tourist Bus to Pokhara leaves at 7 am from Kathmandu. So, your trekking guide will pick up you at 6:30 am from the hotel. You will reach to Besisahar within around 8 hours travelling through the magnificent beauty of hills, rivers and mountains. So, roadway will be as same as for going towards Pokhara until Dumre and have U-turn to Besisahar. In order to reach Khudi from Besisahar, you have a choice either to go to by bus within half an hour or to have an hour hike.
Day 04:Trek to Sirung (1864m/ 6115ft), 5-6 hrs walk.Overnight in KhudiThis is the first day of your trekking. On this day, you will trek through the suspension bridges, waterfalls, up and down hills across the rice, paddy and subtropical forest. On the way to Sirung, you will come across the village, called Taranche, full of ethnic groups especially Tamang. Finally, you will reach to the Sirung, a place where you can also enjoy the cultural program organized by the villagers for the visitors.
Day 05:Trek to Chamje (1430m/ 4692ft), 6-7 hrs walk. Overnight in ChamjeYour 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 (1900m/ 6234ft), 6-7 hrs walk. Overnight in DharapaniThe trail goes through the fertile flat and the forest of bamboo and rhododendron. Then you will reach to the firsr village of Manang district. The trail will continue to Dharapani passing through Khotro and Karte.
Day 07:Trek to Chame (2660m/ 8727ft), 5-6 hrs walk. Overnight in ChameToday you will trek almost 6 hours to reach to Chame. From Chame, you can see the scenic of the Himalayas such as Lamjung Himal, Annapurna II and Annapurna IV.
Day 08:Trek to upper Pisang (3300m/ 10824ft), 5-6 hrs walk. Overnight in upper PisangThe trail will go through the deep forest and the narrow valley. On the way to Pisang, you will recross the brides again and again; and through the wonderful sites you will reach at Pisang. Then you will go through upper route and finally reach to Upper Pisang, where you will have the magnificent views of mountain peaks such as Annapurna, Pisang peak as well as many others.
Day 09:Day for relax and Acclimatization (3300m/ 10824ft). Overnight in upper Pisang The day of today is actually not for rest only, but for acclimatization too. So, you will spend the whole day enjoying with the scenic views of Himalayas.
Day 10:Trek to Pisang Peak Base Camp (4,380m/14,370ft), 4 hrs walk. Overnight in Pisang Base Camp Your trail will go up to Kharka at the altitude of almost 4380m. You will reach there at Kharka after walking almost 4 hours, which is a flat alpine place for setting up the Base Camp. Overnight stay at tent.
Day 11:Trek to Pisang Peak High Camp (5,400m/17,712ft), 3-4 hrs walk. Overnight in Pisang High Camp Today your trail will ascend to the Pisang Peak High Camp at 5400m. It takes approximately 4 hours to reach the High Camp.
Day 12:Summit to the Peak and back to Base Camp (6,091m/19,980ft), 9-10 hrs climbing. Overnight in Pisang Base Camp Today you are going to meet your destination. So, you will climb to the peak of Pisang very early in the morning. Finally, you will be succeeded to summit the Pisang Peak. After visiting the stunning scenery from the peak, you will descend to the Base Camp following the previous route.
Day 13:Trek to Manang (3540m/ 11614 ft), 5-6 hrs walk. Overnight in ManangYour trail will go ahead to Manang Valley passing through the Pisang Village. En route, you will see the incredible views of the towering Himalayan Peaks. In Manang Village, you will have a chance to observe the traditional culture and custom of the local people, who are especially from the ethnic group.
Day 14:Trek to Yak Kharka (4050m/ 13287ft), 5-6 hrs walk. Overnight in Yak KharkhaYour trail will go up steadily from Manang to the Tengi village and Marsyangdi Valley; and continue along the Jarsang Khola. Then on the way you will find that the vegetation is being shorter as well as you will see the grazing horses and yaks on the meadow; and finally you will reach to Yak Kharka.
Day 15:Trek to Thorang Phedi (4450m/ 14600ft), 5-6 hrs walk. Overnight in Thorang PhediToday you will cross the river at 4310m and reach to Thorong Phedi, a place at the bottom of pass. There is the small number of settlements in Thorong Phedi, but it is the busy area where most of the trekkers spend a night as the point of base camp.
Day 16:Trek to Muktinath (3760m/ 12336ft) via Thorang La Pass ( 5416m/ 17769ft), 8-9 hrs walk. Overnight in MuktinathToday your trek will start early in the morning and ascend steeply almost 6 hours to reach to Thorong La Pass where you can see the stunning views of high Himalayas. From there, you will descend and reach to the important temple of Hindus and Buddhist, known as Muktinath Temple. You will spend a night there in Muktinath.
Day 17:Trek to Kagbeni (2810m/ 9219ft), 5-6 hrs walk.Today in the morning, you will visit the Vishnu Temple and Gompa nearby Muktinath Temple. Then your trail will descend firstly to Jarkot Village, which still have the Tibetan culture. After then continuation of descending will take you to Kagbeni through the desert landscape.
Day 18:Trek to Jomsom (2720m/ 8924ft), 6 hrs walk. Overnight in Jomsom Your trail will go to Jomsom along the Kali Gandaki River. Finally, you will reach to Jomsom, where most of the offices of Mustang districts are situated because of the full facilities.
Day 19:Early in the morning flight to Pokhara ((800m/ 2625ft), 20 min and Pokhara sightseeing. Overnight in Pokhara You will have a flight to Pokhara in early morning. But you will not have a flight in the day time because of the usual weather problem. It takes almost 20 minutes to reach to Pokhara and transfer to the hotel. Then you will do sightseeing there.
Day 20:Drive to Kathmandu (1350m/ 4429ft), 210KM/ 7 hrs drive. Overnight in KathmanduThe leaving time of Tourist Bus in Pokhara is also at 7:30 am. So, your trekking guide will pick up you to Tourist Bus Park at 7:00 am as same as before. Then the roadway will be as different as before until Dumre but from there will follow the previous way to come back to Kathmandu.
Day 21:Departure from KathmanduToday your trip in Nepal comes to an end and A representative from Rising Adventure will take you to the airport approximately 3 hours before your scheduled flight.
The prime duty of Rising Adventure P. Ltd. is to provide the safety and security. During the trip, some factors may affect and cause to change our itinerary such as weather condition, transportation, health condition of our clients and other natural disasters. At this moment, our company gives full authority to our guides for deciding what to do or not to do concerning on the interest of our clients.
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 hotel whenever you are in Kathmandu and in Pokhara during your trip. While doing climbing to Pisang 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 Pisang 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.
Pisang 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 Pisang 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 Pisang 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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