Nepal's most popular expedition. Himlung Expedition, the route follows Round Annapurna route to Koto and from Koto towards Nar-phu Goan. Afer the beautiful villages Nar and Phu, we proceed to the base camp and establish Base Camp.Three high camps is to be established for the summit of this peak. And it takes total duration of 31 days to make a expedition Kathmandu to Kathmandu. Best seasons recommended September and October. Mt. Himlung has been becoming popular day by day among the climbers and this mountain is one of the infrequently visited mountain of Nepal. It’s lying between the border of Nepal and Tibet in north of the Annapurna and Manaslu, majestically situated above the Tibetan village of Phu in the western region of Nepal that was open in 1992 by the Nepalese government and ever since then only few expedition team including Japanese and French have done this expedition.
After 6 hours drive to Beshishar from Kathmandu, our trek commences from the classic Annapurna circuit route till Dharapani and then leaves towards the route from Koto, then to Tibetan village, Kyang, Phugaon where we spend one day extra for proper acclimatization and local exploration. We establish our Base Camp at 4842m on a grassy land. While our strong team of sherpas staffs set up various high camps, members have the chance to going up and down for well acclimatization and we attempt summit on a favorable day for everyone. Due to our good strategy and export logistics support, the success rate to this mountain has been high every year.
10 April: Day 01: Arrivals in Kathmandu transfer to hotel.
11 April: Day 02: Rest, preparation and briefing day.
12 April: Day 03: Drive to Besisahar, overnight lodge.
13 April: Day 04: Drive to Koto (2600m), overnight lodge.
14 April: Day 05: Rest and shopping in Koto, overnight lodge.
15 April: Day 06: Trek from Koto to Dharamsala (3200m), overnight lodge.
16 April: Day 07: Trek Dharamsala to Phu-Khola (3800m), camping overnight.
17 April: Day 08: Trek Phu-Khola to Phu-Gaon (4400m), camping overnight.
18 April: Day 09: Trek Phu-Gaon to Himlung Base camp (4850m), camping setup.
19 April- 07 May: Day 10-28: Climbing Period for Himlung Himal Summit (7,126m)
08 May: Day 29: Preparation, packing and ready to return, overnight camp.
09 May: Day 30: Trek back from Base Camp to Phu-Gaon, camp.
10 May: Day 31: Trek from Phu-Gaon to Dharamsala, lodge.
11 May: Day 32: Trek from Dharamsala to Koto, lodge.
12 May: Day 33: Drive from Koto to Besishahar, lodge.
13 May: Day 34: Drive from Besishahar to Kathmandu, transfer to Hotel
14 May: Day 35: Debriefing, leisure day, farewell dinner in the evening.
15 May: Day 36: Transfer to airport for final departure.
26 Sept: Day 01: Arrivals in Kathmandu transfer to hotel.
27 Sept: Day 02: Rest, preparation and briefing day.
28 Sept: Day 03: Drive to Besisahar, overnight lodge.
29 Sept: Day 04: Drive to Koto (2600m), overnight lodge.
30 Sept: Day 05: Rest and shopping in Koto, overnight lodge.
01 Oct: Day 06: Trek from Koto to Dharamsala (3200m), overnight lodge.
02 Oct: Day 07: Trek Dharamsala to Phu-Khola (3800m), camping overnight.
03 Oct: Day 08: Trek Phu-Khola to Phu-Gaon (4400m), camping overnight.
04 Oct: Day 09: Trek Phu-Gaon to Himlung Base camp (4850m), camping setup.
05 Oct - 23 Oct: Day 10-28: Climbing Period for Himlung Himal Summit (7,126m)
24 Oct: Day 29: Preparation, packing and ready to return, overnight camp.
25 Oct: Day 30: Trek back from Base Camp to Phu-Gaon, camp.
26 Oct: Day 31: Trek from Phu-Gaon to Dharamsala, lodge.
27 Oct: Day 32: Trek from Dharamsala to Koto, lodge.
28 Oct: Day 33: Drive from Koto to Besishahar, lodge.
29 Oct: Day 34: Drive from Besishahar to Kathmandu, transfer to Hotel
30 Oct: Day 35: Debriefing, leisure day, farewell dinner in the evening.
31 Oct: Day 36: Transfer to airport for final departure.
- All arrival and departure transfer services to and from Airport both Domestic and International with other necessary surface transport (by Non A/C Vehicles) as per itinerary
- Assistance at the International airport by Adventure High Mountain’s representative
- 4 Nights accommodations at hotels in Kathmandu on BB Plan in required category
- Necessary staffs including experienced guides and porters during the trekking and climbing
- All camping equipments like furniture, kitchenware, dining & guest tents, etc.
- Breakfasts, Lunch and Dinners with tea or coffee and teahouse accommodation or tents for members and staffs during trek and climbing in twin sharing basis
- Per person 40kg baggage allowance during trekking-up carrying by porter or Mules and 30kg baggage allowance while returning from Base Camp after climbing
- Annapurna conservation area project (ACAP) entry fees
- Expedition Royalty and permit fee of Nepal Government to climb Mt. Himlung Himal
- 01:01 Experienced, Trained, Government Licensed Climbing/expedition Guide (Sherpa)
- All wages, equipments, medical and accidental Insurances for all involved staffs in trekking and expedition
- First Aid medical kits for the Group and the staffs
- Satellite phone carrying by Guide for communication and available for members with the cost of US$ 4 per minute call
- Appropriate food for high altitude to all climbing crew at base camp and above as required.
- Fixed and dynamic rope during climbing period
- Emergency Oxygen, mask and regulator upon requirement of guest with appropriate charge
- Each expedition member will have an individual tent available in the Base Camp
- Solar panel for light and battery charger
- Free assistance service for cargo clearance and duties
- Our service charge and Government Taxes levied in Nepal
- Complete pre-departure information, flight ticket reconfirmation
- Farewell Dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant with domestic culture show in Kathmandu before departure.
- Adventure High Mountain Special Gifts (T-shirt/Pashmina etc.)
- Lunch and Dinner during your stay in Kathmandu (except for the farewell dinner)
- Any packed food/snacks, aerated drinks, energy drinks, mineral water, alcohol, cigarettes, chocolates, nutria-bars or any other food consumed beyond the prescribed breakfast, lunch and dinner, etc.
- Items of personal nature, Laundry Expenses, Tips.
- Expenses incurred towards usage of landlines, mobiles, walkie-talkies or satellite phone And Internet expenses
- Clothing, Packing Items or Bags, Personal Medical Kit, Camera/Video Fees or Trekking Gears
- Any extra expenses arising out of various/unforeseen situations like natural calamities, landslides, political disturbances, strikes, changes in Government regulations, etc.
- Transportation is not on disposal basis. It is strictly as per the itinerary. Any extra distance travelled will be charged extra
- Any additional staff other than specified
- Rescue, Repatriation, Medicines, Medical Tests and Hospitalization expenses.
- Medical Insurance and emergency rescue evacuation if required
- Travel Insurance and helicopter rescue
- Walkie-talkies & Filming permit (if special camera)
- Personal climbing gears;
- Nepal custom duty for import of expedition goods.
- Tips, gifts, souvenirs.
- Any other item not included in “THE PACKAGE COST INCLUDES” SECTION.
- Airfare of international flights.
- Nepal entry visa fee (Visa issuance is easy at the arrival)
- Any extra services or products or offers or activities which are not mentioned in the itinerary