Pisang Peak (6091m) is also one of the most demanded peaks in Nepal as this trekking trail is usually combined with the trekking in Annapurna circuit trek. This peak is situated in western part of Nepal. Pisang Peak is one of the most popular adventures climbing peak in the Annapurna region. It is considered to be one of the easiest peaks in Nepal in comparison with other peaks. It is on the way to the famous pass of the world, lies at the opposite of Annapurna II, above the Marshyandi valley and offers you the good scope for exploration.
Pisang Peak climbing goes up from the Pisang village (3,133m). This pyramid like peak is easy to climb. From Pisang village to Kharka (4,380m) the path ascends through sparse forest areas and pasturelands. It is considered the ideal place for setting the Base Camp. From November to end of March there is snow at the High Camp (5,400m). Although the ridges to the final snow slop are quite steep, it is not difficult to reach the Peak. The trail leads through vastly contrasting flora and fauna towards the majestic peak of Mt. Makalu and Lamjung Himal.
Day 01: Arrival and transfer to Hotel in KathmanduUpon arrival in Kathmandu Airport, our airport representative will welcome you and give you short info about Kathmandu and directly drive to the Hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 02: Sightseeing for a full day in Kathmandu Valley.World heritage sites like Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhu Nath, Boudha Nath, Pasupati Nath, etc. Preparation for the trekking.
Day 03: Drive Kathmandu to Dharapani (1,950m)Today, we are going to be hopping on a personal vehicle associated head towards Dharapani that is located within the Manang district at an altitude of one, 1890 meters. It’s possible to require taking eight hours to reach Dharapani from Kathmandu through a drive. We are going to be staying at Dharapani.
Day 04: Trek Dharapani to Chame (2,630m)Our actual trek begins from the fourth day of our Chulu Far east climbing peak as we head towards Chame from Dharapani. It is likely to take us six hours to reach an altitude of 2,695 meters where Chame is situated at. The further we move, the more we get closer to the astounding existence of the Himalayas like the Annapurna massif. The trek brings us more close to the existence of Lamjung valley. However, we will be staying overnight at Chame.
Day 05: Trek Chame to Pisang (3,475m)oday, we will be leaving Chame after early morning breakfast and head for Pisang which is situated at an elevation of 3,475 meters. It will take us about six hours to reach Pisang as we make our way through the beautiful forest decorated with pines and rhododendrons. We will be encountered with various Tibetan settlements along the way and make our way through the barley and buckwheat fields. As we get closer to the Pisang village, we will be rewarded with the gracious sight of Pisang peak which will make our whole trek worth it. We will be staying overnight at Pisang village.
Day 06: Day to relax and acclimatize (3700m)Medical professionals recommend that before heading to higher elevations that trekkers spend some time acclimatizing. They also recommend staying active. From here you have some very impressive views of the Annapurnas, Gangapurna and Tilicho. Tonight we will stay at the lodge. Breakfast, lunch & dinner are included.
Day 07: Trek from Upper Pisang to Pisang Peak Base Camp (4380m)Today we begin our three to four hour trek by ascending to Base Camp and to find a suitable place to set up camp for the night. There are several flat places to erect our tents at Yak Kharka where we stay overnight.
Day 08: Trek to Pisang Peak High Camp (5400m)Today we ascend for three to four hours all the way to High Camp climbing across the south west ridge. We will set up our tents here tonight.
Day 09: Summit Pisang Peak (6,091m) and back to base camp (4380m)We begin our trek early in the morning after breakfast. Today’s trail will be mostly on rocky surfaces. The peak is steep; therefore, there is not much snow. We will require around 20m of rope to climb on a ridge. Around the summit is around 70 degree of slope which will require the usage of around 200m rope. Both fixed rope and main rope will be used. The views of the Annapurna ranges and others are extraordinary from the summit. We return to the base camp for an overnight stay.
Day 10: Lower Pisang - Manang Village 3540mToday, after having early morning breakfast at Lower Pisang, we will be heading for Manang Village which is situated at an elevation of 3,540 meters. It is likely to take us about five to six hours to get there. As we go along the trials, we can get the mesmerizing sight of Yaks grazing in the grassland. We will certainly be welcomed with joyous faces as we reach the village. We will be staying overnight at Manang Village.
Day 11: Trek to Ledar (4373m)Today we head off on a 10.4 km uphill trek to Yak Kharka passing through juniper forests and may see yak grazing in the pastures. On the route, we pass the only teahouse at Thorong Khola. Depending on the conditions we may decide to go a little further and stay the night at Ledar. Today’s trek is about 5 hours. Breakfast, lunch &dinner included.
Day 12: Trek to Thorong Phedi (4,450M)Climbing higher we gradually get used to the higher altitude. We follow the east bank of the Jarang Khola and along with the trail view steep bluffs before reaching Thorong Phedi (meaning foothills).
Day 13: Thorong Phedi to Thorong la (5,416m) pass and Trek to Muktinath (3,798m)After having early morning breakfast at Thorong Phedi, we will leave for Muktinath. Along the path, we will be ascending towards Thorong La pass which is one of the highest passes in the world delivering the most astounding mountain scenarios along with the views of valleys and landscapes. We will gain the whole view of Annapurna massif from the Thorong La pass. We will then be heading downwards from the pass to reach Muktinath which is situated at an elevation of 3800 meters. We will be staying overnight at Muktinath.
Day 14: Muktinath to Jomsom (2,750m)On the Fourteenth day, we will be leaving Muktinath after a gracious visit to the Muktinath temple which stands upon religious beliefs and mythical stories. Our destination for the day is Jomsom. We will be heading towards Jomsom alongside the beautiful Kali Gandaki River. We will be staying overnight at Jomsom.
Day 15: Fly from Jomson to Pokhara (8,50M)Today is our last day as we head to the small airport terminal at Jomson where we take a short 15 to 20-minute flight to Pokhara. Once airborne you will have some amazing views of the Himalayas. This evening you can sit back and relax, enjoy and drink or two and look back on your amazing adventure through the amazing Annapurna Conservation Area – stroll along Lakeside. Other attractions in Pokhara are the World Peace Pagoda (clearly visible across Phewa Tal (lake), Bindabasini Temple, Phewa Lake, Matepani Buddhist Monastery, International Mountain Museum and Devi's Falls.
Day 16: Drive back to Kathmandu (1,350M)Today we head back on a 6 to 7-hour drive to Kathmandu with many fond memories of Nepal and its unique culture and geography. These memories will last a lifetime!
Day 17: Drive to the Airport, takeoff from KathmanduAdventure High Mountain staff will transfer you to the airport for your final departure from Nepal. We hope that this epic trek will be firmly ingrained in your memory and will be enough to prompt you to consider your next trek with us!
Note: This itinerary is meant only as a guideline and is subject to change to suit the local conditions. Walking hours are based on an average walking pace and may change as per individual pace.
Free airport transfer on arrival and departures by private vehicles.
4 Nights hotel in Kathmandu with bed and breakfast basis.
1 night hotel in Pokhara with bed and breakfast basis.
Transportation from Kathmandu – Dharapani.
Meals on a full-board basis (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner/ the main course) during the trek in the mountain.
Trekking lodges (Tea House) throughout the trek.
Adventure High Mountain experienced, government-licensed, English-speaking trekking guide.
Compressive first aid box (Guide will carry it throughout the trek).
All salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport, and insurance for the guide.
Tent accommodation during the climbing period with full board meals
climbing rope, snow bars, and ice screws
Pisang Peak climbing permission
Cook, kitchen staff, Sherpa, and other support staff during climbing
All necessary papers including Annapurna conservation permit and TIMS card (Trekking Information Management System).
All government, Local taxes, and official Expenses.
Jomsom to Pokhara Fly ticket.
Pokhara to Kathmandu by bus/flight.
Kathmandu Sightseeing by Private Car/Van/Bus.
Farewell Dinner at a typical Nepalese restaurant with traditional music and dance.
Nepal entry visa and airport fees.
Personal equipment and clothing.
Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, room service, extra hotel nights, extra meals, shopping, hot shower, hot and cold drinks, alcohols, snacks, water, Wi-Fi, battery re-charge, heater charge, etc.)
Alcoholic and bottled beverages.
Travel insurance with trip cancellation, medical and evacuation policy.
All expenses associated with non-scheduled departure.
Guide Gratuity - Tipping is always a personal choice, but is greatly appreciated by your guides.
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$700 deposit at time of registration, which includes a $300 non-refundable registration fee.
Balance due 60 days prior to departure.
Payment must be paid in full prior to the beginning of the trek.
Bank Name : MEGA BANK NEPAL LIMITED.
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Account Number : 0570010151011
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Bank Address: Thamel, Saraswati Sadan - 29 Kathmandu Nepal.
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