Pisang Peak Climbing
Feb, Mar, April, May, June, Sep, Oct, Nov and Dec.
Activity Per Day
5-6 Hours Climbing/Trekking
Tourist Bus, Private Car, Plane Flight
Min Group Size
Want a thrilling adventure in the area of Annapurna? Then scaling the Pisang peak is a good option. In this area, you should spend about two to three weeks. Pisang peak climbing is a famous adventure of 6000 m, suitable for climbers of all levels. It's a trekking spot for beginners. So the Pisang point is fine if this is your first ascension.
You walk along lovely woodland trails overlooking many mountain tops. The roads are connected to the circuits of Annapurna. You also cross a high pass, Thorong La Pass, when you get to the summit. And on these routes to visit Jomsom and Muktinath, a few famous places.
Pisang Peak climbing is the most popular among the trekking peak climbings of Nepal in the Annapurna region. Trekkers with little experience in climbing can combine the popular classic Annapurna circuit trek with Pisang Peak climbing to have the taste of climbing on the Himalayas in Nepal. The peak rises above from Pisang village and yak pastures in a uniform slope of ice and snow to the final summit pyramid. Pisang peak is considered one of the easy climbing peaks among the trekking peaks in Nepal. To reach the base camp from Pisang village, the path ascends through sparse wood and pasture to a Kharka at (4,380m) which is considered the best place for setting up the base camp. High Camp is set up at (5,400m) climbing to a shoulder on the South-West Ridge.
The highlight of Pisang Peak Climbing
- Climb up the journey of 6000 m high Pisang Peak
- Explore two beautiful and unspoiled valleys: Manang and Mustang.
- Wonderful view of various peaks, including Mount Annapurna, Mount, Manaslu, etc ..
- Taking the Annapurna Circuit routes
- Cross Thorong La, one of the world's tallest mountain passes.
- Visit Muktinath 's Holy Temple
- Endeavor to explore the wonderful region of Annapurna
Outline Itinerary ( 18 Days )
Our representative will wait for you at the terminal until your arrival.
They will greet you at the airport with rebel fighters upon your arrival. Then gather yourself and leave at the hotel. A short presentation will be available before you check in your bed.
Accommodation: Himalayan Suite Hotel
Maximum altitude: 1400 meters above sea level.
Drive Hotel to hotel: 30 minutes
Sightseeing in Kathmandu
Drive from Kathmandu to Chamje
Driving along the sides of the Trishuli river while viewing the beautiful landscapes is quite amazing. Viewing them you drive along the banks of Marshyangdi River. You can see the beautiful hillsides and mountains on these paths. A few years back, the roadways were available only till Besisahar but nowaday it reaches all the way to Chamje. You must be feeling tired after the long drive so get some rest for the next day and stay the night.
Trek from Chamje to Dharapani
The trekking journey from Chamje to Dharapani takes 5 to 6 hours. The route crosses various suspension bridges over the river of Marshyangdi. Traditional Gurung village has a prayer wheel and many terraced farmlands. The highest elevation is 1860m above sea level. The trekking route takes 5 hours to complete. The total distance is 9.25 km.
Trek from Chame to Upper Pisang
Upper Pisang is a trek along the banks of the Marsyangdi River in Nepal. It offers an astounding view of Pisang Peak and Annapurna II. The trek takes you through coniferous forest and through a small village. It finishes with a stop-off at the village of Dhikur Pokhari.
Acclimatization Day at Upper Pisang
Trek to Pisang Peak Base Camp
Today, after a great meal, you head to leave the village. You may be a little happy this day when you head to the Pisang Peak Base Camp. You take the road through the dense forest to Kharka first. This place is pretty perfect for tents. For the night, you camp here.
Pisang Peak High Camp
Pisang Peak High Camp is a few hour's walks from Base camp. You will be gaining about 1000 m height this day. The climbing experts will thoroughly check everyone to make sure they are acclimatized to reach the summit. You stay the night at High Camp.
Summit Pisang Peak and Back to Base Camp
You will be walking through the ridge till the final snow slope. The climb is both technical and steep so walk carefully. You get to see the majestic view of Mount Annapurna, Glacier dome, etc. After exploring and taking snaps you head back to the Base Camp. you stay here for the night. The overwhelming feeling to fulfill the highlights is a memory you won't forget.
Trek from Pisang Peak Base Camp to Manang Valley
From Pisang Peak Base Camp you head to Manang today. You'll walk most of the journey around the shores of the canal. There are beautiful situations around you all the way around.
You arrive in Manang after a few hours of the thrilling journey. It is a beautiful valley and has a distinctive past and culture. The valley full of stone houses can be visited.
Trek from Manang Valley to Yak Kharka
Today you 're going from Manang to Yak Kharka. You walk up the hill from the lovely house. The faster the steeper you ascend. As you continue along the route, you continue along with alpine scenery with dense forest and vegetation.
After the trails, in the summer, you enter Yak Kharka, which is a pasture field. It's a small town with a few houses. It is also a spot of rest on the Annapurna Road for trekkers.
Trek from Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi
You 're going from Yak Kharka today to Thorong Phedi. This morning you should continue your walk early. You descend steeply from small settlements up to the river. Then you climb uphill from there onwards.
You will see a lot of breathtaking views of different peaks including Syagang Mountain, Khatungkan Mountain, Gudang Mountain, and several others. You will see Thorong Phedi, Thorong La Pass' base camp.
This village is situated at the foot of Manang's Thorong La Pass. You can visit the areas and search for memories with images.
For the night, you stay here.
Cross Thorong la pass towards Muktinath
This day is crucial because you're going through one of the hardest rides.
The view from Annapurna Hill, Dhaulagiri, and several others can be improved. In addition, this location is filled by prayer flags and a few tea rooms. Before midday, your objective is to cross the pass.
You enter the entrance through rugged pathways and thick woodland. You have to watch for the wind whipping violently. After a while admiring the majesty of the landscape and the mountains, we continue.
We reach Muktinath by trekking down there. For Buddha and Hindu disciples, this is a holy shrine. Thousands attend this temple every year.
Trek from Muktinath to Jomsom
You wake up and tour the temple early today. You will bathe and see the everlasting flames in the 108 ponds. It is said that once you take a bath in the holy water, your sins are forgiven by the 108 waterspouts. After a stroll around the temple, you take photographs and enjoy the view to your house. Starting here you can walk this day to Jomsom.
Jomsom is a lovely village where the Thakali community lives. This is a major gateway to Upper Mustang and Muktinath. For the night, you live here.
Flight from Jomsom to Pokhara
Heading to Pokhara from Jomsom, you will take an early flight today. The flight from here is roughly half an hour. Boarding the ship, you hit your destination with lovely scenarios. Pokhara is a lovely city and one of Nepal's most popular tourist centers. This is an ideal place for both tourists and domestic visitors. Throughout your stay, there are numerous wonderful places to visit.
Lake Phewa, Cave Cat, Mahendra Cave, etc. Walking along the lakeside in the evening is quite an experience. The markets are lined with stands and tourists to wander about in late evenings.
Drive from Pokhara and Back to Kathmandu
You are going to say farewell to this lovely place, with wonderful memories. You 're waking up and boarding the bus. Follow the routes through the Prithvi Highway via small villages. You fly back to Kathmandu to look at the magnificent hills and river Trishuli. You'll be dropped off at your hotel when you arrive in Kathmandu.
Rest Day in Kathmandu
Our representative will come to pick you up for your transfer to the Airport. You will be heading back to your home country after breakfast.
It was a pleasure to have you with us on this incredible trip.
- All surface transfers as per itinerary.
- 4 nights stay in Kathmandu & 1 Night Stay in Pokhara with BB Plan
- Fooding, lodging, insurance and other expenses of trekking crew
- Liscened and experienced Guide
- Tims and national park fees
- Necessary equipments ( Jackets sleeping bag and trekking pole and climbing equipments) during the trek.
- Trekking cook, kitchen staff, Trek Sherpa and other support staff.
- All camping equipment - 2-person member tent, dining tent, kitchen tent, staff & porter tent, toilet tent with commode, dining table with backrest chair etc.
- Proper Insurance of all staff including porters.
- Farewell and Welcome dinner in Kathmandu
- Domestic flight from Jomsom to Pokhara
- Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and trekking days (Except during camping days while climbing)
- Your Insurance, Personal equipment, and clothing
- Cold drinks and beverages
- Your travel insurance (Compulsory)
- City sightseeing entrance fees
- Flight fare from Pokhara to Kathmandu (USD 110PP)
- Rescue operation
- Special Climbing Permit Fee
Best Time to climb Pisang Peak
Visiting Pisang Peak is suitable at any time of the year. There are four seasons: Spring, Autumn, Monsoon, and Winter. Spring and Autumn are the peak season when nature blooms the valley with its beauty. During these seasons the days are sunny and hot while the nights are mild. Winter and Monsoon are also doable but there are a few obstacles. These are seasons of snow and rainfall.
Altitude sickness is worrisome and feared by numerous adventurers and will require quick treatment and shouldn't be left disregarded. Height infection is preventable however can be deadly if the side effects are overlooked. Our outing agenda is intended for gradual rising so the body can adjust to the new elevation In this journey, we will take a rest day for acclimatization at peak Base camp where we will climb the edge to investigate the staggering scenes on the pinnacles. We will be taking a ton of rest all through the undertaking. During your rest days, you will be taking a shot at recuperating, eating and drinking, to peruse, unwind, tune in to music and walk around visiting different groups.
Our guides and porters are very much prepared, trained, and experienced at high height and they have broad emergency treatment Training too. Your wellbeing and security are imperative to us and we ensure that it will be our absolute primary goal. In the event that you have been affected by altitude sickness, the main fix is to climb down right away. Likewise, realize that your group leader that is your guide has the conclusive duty to choose whether you can proceed with the trip dependent on your general health conditions.
Level of Peak Climbing Skills required
Pisang peak requires a moderate degree of specialized ascending skills. It is intended for vigorous and genuinely fit travelers with next to zero involvement with mountain campaigns with minimal specialized aptitudes required. Pisang The peak isn't hard for amateurs who have trekking experience in the mountains of high altitude. The excursion is entirely appropriate for any gutsy spurred adventurers who have the capacity to stroll in snows edges and trails. in the event that you have any related knowledge in 7000m mountains or just appreciate Peak Climbing, it will be a bit of leeway for you. Additionally, you should have a strong determination and want to ascend the mountain. As for the authority, strategies, and by and large dynamic during the ascension, we have prepared profoundly experienced aides and endeavor staff.
Age doesn't make a difference as long as you meet the wellbeing and aptitudes necessities. By and large, we have individuals from ages 20-60 going along with us for Trekking and Peak Climbing on higher altitudes.
Peak Climbing Grade: Fitness level, Medical, and Health
The Pisang Peak Climbing is a difficult for first-timers yet compensating journey with more value to scenes, experiences, and thrill. The Peak Climbing will be from 5 to 7 hours daily depending on the goal, taking normal breaks where we appreciate the mountain scenes. The trip courses include long ascensions, steep drops, and precarious trails in the rough ways and the woods also. To go on such trips, the fitter you are physical, the more agreeable and charming the excursion will be. In the event that you have an experience of peak climbing or a strong desire for Peak Climbing, this might be a bit of leeway for you. This journey isn't recommended to individuals who suffer from heart or lung sickness.
We have medically trained staff at the basecamps to screen your wellbeing all through the journey and every base camp is outfitted with medical types of gear and provisions. All our aides and pioneers leading the trip have medical training and the ability to care for you effectively.
What to expect during peak climbing?
A day on traveling will be an extraordinary day as a result of the delightful mountains. You will get an opportunity to appreciate the view, click pictures, and investigate the neighboring towns. Your journey will be joined by experienced, amicable, and qualified aides alongside watchmen to convey your baggage.
The day starts with early morning breakfast. At that point, we gather our packs and set off to trip to our goal between 7 to 8 am relying upon the term of the journey every day. We will travel for 3 to 5 hours before we enjoy a short reprieve. Lunch will be given around the early afternoon. A portion of our group leaves ahead to reach the overnight cabin to do some planning. Supper is given around 6 to 7 pm. Prior to hitting the hay, we will talk about the day's understanding and plan for the following day. We will appreciate and engaging ourselves and it is really up to the individuals on the off chance that they need to go along with us as they may want to rest. During the ascension, the schedule relies upon the climber, climate, and course conditions. We will consistently pick the more secure choice. We will cross troublesome ice shakes a few days will incorporate steep snow Peak Climbing. Some days we will utilize fixed rope courses. For our trip our exceptionally experienced Peak Climbing guides fix new ropes to guarantee safe rising with jammer and saddle for the difficult and provoking move of 100 meters to the highest point edge. If things go well we will be at the highest point following after 3 days of leaving the base camp.
Accommodations and Meals
Tea houses/lodges are accessible during the trek (except the climbing time on Pisang Peak). And we must build a camp for our lodging during our climbing time for a few days. We must also sell both tea rooms and camping facilities in areas where tea/lodges are inaccessible. Single, two, three, or twin shared accommodation can be provided according to the requirement.
Pisang Peak Climbing is a bed and breakfast basis package. You will get breakfast every day from the beginning of the trek. Lunch and dinner are excluded until the peak climbing days. Dinner and breakfast will be eaten in the same camp/tea room, where we have spent the night and lunch will be on our way to the next destination as we have to leave after breakfast to begin our trek. You would be able to sample the varied food; Nepalese, Tibetan, Continental, Indian, Italian, etc. by choosing from the menu.
During the camping season, our catering staff prepares hygienic food to serve you when on Yala Peak Base Camp and High Camp. All meals ie, breakfast, lunch, and dinner will be included and prepared by our staff. During the camp, there can be no choice of food such as tea houses and restaurants. You will understand that our crew must bring from available places all items including camping gear and kitchen appliances. Our team can ensure that you have memorable interactions, even with minimal choices.
Telecommunication and internet connection
Telecommunication services on the higher altitudes are limited. The connectivity is strong and reliable at lower altitudes. It gets rarer and weaker as you go higher.
GSM and CDMA connectivity of NTC and Ncell is available with an Internet connection. Wi-Fi connectivity is a distant wish. This is a wilderness trek, so enjoy a few days of your life away from the Internet connectivity.
Most of the area below 3,000m, the cell phone works partially. while satellite phones are available in camp once you reach the upper ground.
For any emergency situation, our guides are equipped with satellite phones. So you are a call away from emergency response. The absence of a telephone connection should not make you nervous.
During peak climbing a sufficient amount of water would be needed to carry all the way. However, until the base camp filling up water is quick. Taps in, out, or in guesthouses mean that there are plenty of places to fill your bottles and/or your water bladders. This could be where you stay, a lunch stop, or a shared public tap used by locals wherever possible. Use an efficient sterilization method to make sure your water is safe and not contaminated in any way.
Electricity and connectivity
You will be staying overnight in the tea houses during your trek. These are small lodges with a common area and a cabin. You can have your food or charge electronics in the community, sometimes use wireless internet, and chat with walkers.
Hot water and electricity do not occur in every tea house. Showering is a luxury and shouldn't usually be done anymore at an altitude of 3,500 m, because warming will be hard when you take a shower again.
You would need to pay additional for all the above items (dusches, hot water, electricity, and wifi).To improve your connectivity, carry your phone to the Nepal SIM, you'll get more than you'd think (GPRS/EDGE speed). The village's electricity could be perfect during your stay. Villages above 4000 m tend to be the latter. Tea houses can have the potential to charge you either from solar sources or from a battery bank. but it is most wise to either have your own or not depend on electronic devices.
You will need to arrange both the Trekking Information Management System (TIMS) permit and the Langtang conservation area permit. You will need special permits for peak climbing and expedition by NMA which is not included in the total trip cost HSJ will arrange for your trekking permits.
These will need to be checked at different checkpoints along the trek.
Make sure you also bring a minimum of 4 passport photos for your trekking permit!
Garbage deposit for all 33 NMA Peaks
And the amount of US$ 250.00 should be deposited to NMA as garbage deposited to get a permit to all 33 NMA peaks.
The refund shall be made as per the provisions made by NMA.
For this trek and peak climbing taking out an insurance plan for your individual accountability, accidents, and illnesses during the service are compulsory.
Regarding the type of activity, you may be asked to show a certificate of insurance for help and support, sanitation, and search. This service is private and not free in Nepal, the helicopter will not take off until it is convinced to pay for the insurance.
It’s difficult to give an exact amount of money that you should bring. Costs will vary according to how much you want to spend. Trekkers find that around $20 a day is reasonable for the trekking days. You would also have to pay for hot showers, Wi-Fi, and charging.
There will be two people accommodated in each room for the duration of the tour. If you prefer private accommodation, you'll find the option for a "single supplement" of USD 350. Important: Please note that during the trek there are some lodges which won't have sufficient rooms to provide private accommodation. So, even if you purchase a single supplement you will end up sharing a room for some days of the trek.
Travel and Transportation Modes
By Bus: Touring to and from city destinations is done on a private vehicle such as a car, jeep, or microbus. Luxury tourist buses, which are only hired by the company, for the most part, make the long-distance travel. You will have to take a public bus on some trip, but you do not need to worry about your protection or comfort because you ride with our guides and support staff in a group.
Equipment and Packaging list for Langtang Base Camp
- Trekking boots
- Short-sleeved Trekking shirts
- Trekking pants and jackets
- Thermals underwear
- Long-sleeved Trekking shirts
- Insulating down jackets
- Woolen cap
- Trekking Gloves
- Diamox tablets
- Sanitary pads / Tampons
- Anti-nausea Medicines
- Mosquito and insect repellents
- Toilet Paper
- Hand sanitizer
- Sleeping bag
- Water Bottle
- Solar Chargers
- Hot water Thermos
- Travel Permits
Peak climbing gears
- Climbing Helmet: Choose a good quality climbing helmet. Make sure your warm cap fits under your helmet.
- Climbing Boots: High altitude, Insulated stiff-soled climbing boots.
- Crampons: C2 crampons that fit the climbing boots.
- Climbing Harness: Good quality climbing harness.
- Ascending device or Jumar
- Descending or belay device
- Tape sling: UIAA tested 220cm open tape sling or 2 x 120 cm closed tape sling
- Carabiners: 2 x lockable carabiners. 2 x non-locking carabiners
- Prusik loop: Best quality prusik loop
- Ice ax: An ice ax with a wrist strap for climbing
This Tour with HSJ
Guides and Porters
Our local Nepali team is one of the most experienced, hospitable, and respected trekking outfits in Nepal. The team is fully licensed and affiliated with the Trekking Agency's Association of Nepal (TAAN), Nepal Mountaineering Association, Nepal Tourism Board, Govt. of Nepal, Sustainable Tourism Network, Himalayan Rescue Association, and Kathmandu Environmental Educational Project. You will be provided with the professional and an experienced English speaking trekking guide with the good knowledge of the place and the trek. The trekking crew is skilled with the experience of over 10 years, well-trained, friendly guide and, courteous and helpful porters, assured of a wonderfully memorable experience.
For the trek, we'll have one porter for two people as per group size. The porter will carry 12-15 kg per person luggage during the trek. You need to carry your day pack to keep your personal belongings such as wallet, camera, water bottle, dry snack, headlight, gadgets, etc. The safety and concerns of our porters are our collective responsibility. We take our responsibilities towards them and their safety concerns strictly. On your part, please carry only things that are of absolute necessity.
Your baggage ought not to be in excess of 15 kg and will be carried by the porters. Porters and Yaks will just go with us until they leave our gear with us at the base camp and leave us for a couple of days during the climbing time frame. You will be liable for your own gear during the ascension. Travelers will bring a backpack or duffel bag to carry water, cameras, bathroom tissue and comfortable garments, and climbing gears. During the ascension, climbers must carry their own gears and are suggested to keep any unnecessary or access stuff at your lodgings, and you can get it back after the journey.
Other Programs and complimentary services with this trip
• Welcome and Farewell dinner
• Yoga Classes
• Spa services
How do we make sure you get the best experience of this trek?
We are your completely flexible travel partner. Want to follow different routes? We have you covered. Have extra time in Nepal? Excellent! We have more add-on tours like Chitwan Jungle Safari, Cable Car ride to Chandragiri hills, Cooking and Yoga classes in Kathmandu, and so on. Would like to customize the trip? Well, why not? Give us your ideas and we will prepare a complete itinerary for you. Do you want to use a different standard of accommodations than provided in the itineraries? Of course! You absolutely can. From your arrival until you depart, your wishes are our command. Feel free to make the request.
It is best to book in advance but for those who cannot, for whatever reason, make a last-minute reservation special arrangement for Himalayan Social Journey. In the case of last-minute reservation, 100% tour payment will be approved within 24 hours. We try to operate a trek at any time but we are not liable for the delay in case of last-minute reservation, because of uncontrolled changes such as weather and the availability of accommodation.
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