Chulu West Peak 21 Days
Duration: 21 days
Trip level: adventurous (info?)
Maximum altitude: 6419 m
Accommodation: teahouse/lodge and 6 nights tent camp during ascent
Season: March, April, May, September, October, November
Chulu West Peak is a trekking peak in the Annapurna region. From the summit you will have spectacular views of the nearby Annapurna I, Dhaulagiri and Nilgiri. If you are looking for an addition for the Annapurna Circuit trek, Chulu West Peak is a great addition.
Day 01 Drive Kathmandu to Besisahar (833 m – 6 hrs.)
Day 02 Trek to Bhulbhule or Ngadi (930 m – 5 hrs.)
Day 03 Trek to Jagat (1300 m – 6 hrs.)
Day 04 Trek to Tal (1700 m – 6 hrs.)
Day 05 Trek to Dharapani (1860 m – 6 hrs.)
Day 06 Trek to Chame (2600 m-6 hurs.)
Day 07 Trek to Lower Pisang (3200 m – 6 hrs.)
Day 08 Trek to Manang (3540 m – 6 hrs.)
Day 09 Resting day at Manang for acclimatization. Optional day hike to Tilicho Lake or Valley.
Day 10 Trek to Leder (4176m – 5 hrs.)
Day 11 Trek to Chulu West Base Camp (tent camp 4930m – 8 hrs.)
Day 12 Resting day at Chulu Base Camp for acclimatization
Day 13 Trek to Chulu West Peak High Camp (tent camp 5530m – 7 hrs.)
Day 14 Chulu West Peak (6419m) ascend and return to Base Camp (tent camp 4930m – 10 hrs.)
Day 15 Buffer day Chulu West Peak (tent camp)
Day 16 Trek to Thorung phedi (4450 m – 4.30 hrs.)
Day 17 Cross over Thorung La Pass (5416 m -8 hrs.) overnight at Muktinath (3800 m.)
Day 18 Trek to Jomsom (2710 m – 6 hrs.)
Day 19 Flight Jomsom to Pokhara (45 min.)
Day 20 Pokhara
Day 21 Drive Pokhara to Kathmandu, flight is optional (6 hrs.)
Sherpa Heritage Trails shows you a starting price. During the trekking season prices may rise. The final price depends on the trekking season, group size and, if applicable, cost of local flight.
Please inquire for price.
We have noticed the ways of traveling and booking are changing rapidly. Many customers book a hotel or a guesthouse themselves prior to their journey. However, we would happily like to arrange accommodation for you. We have excellent contacts with various hotels and guesthouses and will be able to offer a good price rate for any budget.
When you arrive at the International Airport we will pick you up and bring you to your accommodation. Here we will give you a short briefing about the trek. In addition we will give you advice about hygienic food, customs, and sightseeing in Kathmandu.
-Pick up and drop off from Kathmandu International Airport to hotel
-Drive Kathmandu to Besisahar, drive Pokhara to Kathmandu, flight Jomsom to Pokhara
-Certificate of CO2- emission free transport in Nepal
-Licensed and certified mountain guide. Well experienced and English speaking
-Licensed and certified climbing guide during peak climb and descent. Well experienced and English speaking (prepares fixed ropes during ascent)
-Porter service for carrying luggage, (tent equipment and cooking equipment during trekking peak expedition). One porter for two persons, max. luggage 12 kg. per person
-Cooking staff service during trekking peak expedition (6 nights)
-Free use of waterproof bag for your luggage
-Salary, food, accommodation and insurance for the mountain guide, climbing guide, porters and cooking staff
-During 6 nights tent camping: Three meals a day; breakfast, lunch and dinner. Tea and coffee
-ACAP fee, Chulu West Peak climbing fee, TIMS card and local taxes
-Support of the Sherpa Heritage Trails head office in Kathmandu
-International flight to Kathmandu
-Nepal entrance visa
-Accommodation and all meals in Kathmandu
-All meals in Pokhara
-Lodging and food during trek in teahouses
-Climbing gear; bring your own or rental in Kathmandu
-All beverage bills, hot shower, internet services, laundry and battery charge during trek
-Personal travel insurance
-Rescue operation charge in case of an emergency
-Any cost that arise due to change of itinerary like flight delay, natural calamities, etc.
-Gratitude and tips for mountain guide, climbing guide, porters and cooking staff