Tharpu Chuli Peak Climbing Nepal


Trip Overview

Tharpu Chuli Peak Climbing is also known as Tent Peak which is one of the trekking peaks in the Nepali Himalaya range. Tharpu Chuli Peak has a nice central position in the Annapurna range. It is easier to climb than both Hiunchuli and Singu Chuli which also are trekking peaks of the Annapurna. The ascent requires ice climbing equipment, climbing permit from the Nepal Government/Nepal Mountaineering Association joining registered trekking agency from Nepal.

Tharpu Chuli Peak (5663m) offers magnificent panoramic views of majestic snow-capped mountains. While going to Tharpu Chuli Peak you can see beautiful landscape at the trekking part inside Annapurna Conservation Area (ACA) that adds another reason for choosing a Tharpu Chuli Peak. While you are doing trekking along the fertile Modi Khola River belt, you will experience the natural grandeur as well as the cultural magnificence of most popular trekking region of Nepal. On the wat to Tharpu Chuli Peak Climbing you will pass through alpine plants, lush forests, colorful flowers of lush forests, culturally rich local people, snow covered mountains. Path to the beginning of the route runs along a steep serpentine road with amazingly beautiful
scenery.

After summiting Tharpu Chuli Peak, return through Annapurna Base  Camp (ABC). While doing Annapurna Base Camp Trekking you can get opportunity to see waterfalls, villages & settlements, and the rhododendron forest that bloom with red flowers during the springtime. From Dhampus, we drive to Pokhara and then Kathmandu which announces the end of this marvelous Tharpu Chuli Peak Climbing.

Tharpu Chuli Peak Climbing

Autumn (mid September to mid December) and Spring (March to mid June) are the best seasons for the Tharpu Chuli Peak Climbing and Annapurna Base camp Trekking. The weather is sunny and warm, with outstanding views but the nights are cold and can fall to freezing in higher elevations. During the spring season, you will see the mountains tinged with red or pink flowers.

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1350M/4425FT) (A)
Showing your name board, our airport representative waits in Kathmandu International Airport (TIA).
You transfer to hotel, check in and free time. Have enjoy!

Day 2: Trip Final Preperation in Kathmandu (A,B)
In the morning, generally at 8 am, Eco-friendly Treks staff come to meet you at your hotel. Please manage to be there at lobby with:
(a) your original passport to prepare necessary adventure eco holiday permit/s from the concerned authority
(b) a couple of same passport size photos for permit/s and
(c) Trip final full payment. The staff introduce you with your trip guide at the same time. You have time to interact with your guide, he may check and suggest your trip equipmment and packing for the trip on your interest, please tell us if you like this. The rest of the day, you may buy or hire additional equipment and packing (if necessary). Then, you rest for acclimatization and final preperation for the trip. If you like any additional program for the day, please inform us at the time of mail corresponding.

Day 3: Drive to Pokhara (915M/2999FT) (A,B,L,D)
You depart for the six hours drive to Pokhara (915m,), 200 kilometers west of Kathmandu. As you climb out of the Kathmandu valley, only to quickly descend again to the Trishuli River, you follow upstream to its junction with the Marshyangdi River. You follow the Marshyandi gently up through heavily terraced fields and small hill towns to the Seti River that takes you directly into Pokhara. Having pleasant weather, Pokhara is tourist’s paradise with full of natural as well as cultural heritage sites such as lakes, caves, temples of Buddhist and Hindus along with mountains. You can observe views to the north across the hills and Phewa Tal (lake) to the white peaks of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. This drive will take most of the morning, leaving much of the afternoon to fall in love with its beauty. Overnight in hotel of Pokhara

Day 4: Trek to Nayapul (1050M/3442FT) (A,B,L,D)
First of all we reach Nayapul by car, which takes approximately one and half hours drive. Now you begin your trek from Nayapul(1050m.) to Tikhedhunga (1577 m.) via Birethanti (1065m.) which takes about 4 hours. After breakfast at hotel, you could drive by car or van for one and a half hours to Nayapul. Then, you start your trekking. The first part of your trek is easy passing through numerous small villages and settlements. Afterwards you could ascend gently to the final destination of the day. The majority people here are Gurung and their religion is Buddhist. They are engaged in agricultural activities, tourism business and some of them are in Gorkha and Indian regiments.

Day 5: Trek from Tirkhedhunga to Ghorepani (2675M/8768FT) (6-7HRS) (A,B,L,D)
To begin your trek, you could ascend steeply for the early 2 hours and then ascend gently passing through Ulleri (2070M) and Banthanti, Magar villages. On the way, you could see good view of Machhapuchhre or Fish Tail (6997M), Huinchuli (6441M), and Annapurna (7219M) South. Now your trail is quite easier passing through forest and descends gently up to the final camp. You could see some of the wild life such as monkey and various species of birds.

Day 6: Trek to Tadapani (2675M/8768FT) (5-6HRS) (A,B,L,D)
Early morning trip to Poon Hill (3232M) to enjoy the sunrise view over Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167M), Tukuche Peak (6920M), Nilgiri (6940mM), Varaha Shikhar (7847M), Mt. Annapurna I (8091mM), Annapurna  South (7219M), Annapurna III (7855M), Machhapuchhre (6993M), Annapurna IV (7525M), Annapurna II (7937M), Lamjung Himal (6931M) and other numerous snowcapped mountain peaks. After breakfast trek Ghorepani to Tadapani (2650M).

Day 7: Trek to Ghandruk (1950M/6392FT) (3-4HRS) (A,B,L,D)
It is very easy trek by descending gently all the way through rhododendron, oak and other kinds of dense forests. You could hear different kinds of birds chirping on the way. This is one of the
popular destinations for the birds’ lovers. Ghandruk is a big Gurung village. There is a handicraft centre and Gurung museum. From this village you could see good views of Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Gangapurna (7455M), Annapurna III (7755M) and Fishtail.

Day 8: Trek to Chhomrong (2050M/6720FT) (4-5HRS) (A,B,L,D)
At the beginning of the day, you could ascend gently for an hour up to Ghandrukkot (2100M) and descend steeply to the Kimron Khola (1700M) Immediately, ascend steeply and walk at a level for an hour and still ascend gently to the final camp. Chhumrong is a gateway to Annapurna Sanctuary trek and inhabited by Gurung, one of the major Ethnic group of Nepal.

Day 9: Trek to Dovan (2540M/8326FT) (6HRS) (A,B,L,D)
Leaving Chhomrong the trail descends on a stone staircase and crosses the Chhomrong Khola (1860M) then climbs out of the valley through the tiny settlements of Tilche through forests of Bamboo, rhododendron and oak. Climbing further on a rocky trail, you reach Bhanuwa and still gently climbing to Sinuwa (2340M). Afterwards the trail is quite easier than previous hours. After you reach Kuldi Ghar the trail descends steeply to the Bamboo village (2310M). If you are lucky enough, you could
encounter a leopard, jackal and monkeys in and around the area. Now path gently ascends for next one and half hours to Dovan (2540M).

Day 10: Trek to Machhapuchhre Base Camp (3700M/12128FT) (6HRS)(A,B,L,D)
Your trail ascends gently all the way up to Machhapuchhre Base Camp passing the Himalaya (2840m.), Hinko (3100M), Deurali (3140M) and Bagar (3270M). You travel through bamboo forests as well as many avalanches track. There is no dense forest in and around Machhapuchhre Base Camp. Due to the increasing elevation the size of the vegetation decreases. You can only small bushes all the way up to base camp. From Machhapuchhre Base Camp you see the splendid view of the mountain at very close
distance.

Day 11: Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (4130M/13538FT) (4-5HRS)(A,B,L,D)
Now, the trail descends gently all the way to Annapurna Base Camp welcoming you into panoramic view of Hiunchuli (6441M), Annapurna South (7219M), Annapurna I (8091M), Gangapurna (7455M), Annapurna III (7755M) and Fishtail Mountain (6997M) and so on. Annapurna Base Camp is the end point for the
trekkers and start point for climbing different peaks such as Hiunchuli (6441M), Annapurna South (7,219M) and Tent Peak (5000M).

Day 12: Trek to Tent Peak Base Camp (4,800M/15734FT) (5HRS)(A,B,L,D)
You cross Annapurna glacier to follow the steep ascent trail all the way to Ten Peak Base Camp. On the way you can enjoy the panoramic views of Hiunchuli (6441M), Annapurna South (7229M), Annapurna I (8091M), Fishtail Mountain, Barahashikhar Mountain and many others.

Day 13: Trek to High Camp (5,200M/17045FT) (5HRS) (A,B,L,D)
The trail is steep ascent all the way to High Camp. This day you can enjoy the panoramic views of Hiunchuli (6441M), Annapurna South (7229M), Annapurna I (8091M), Fishtail Mountain, Barahashikhar Mountain and many others.

Day 14: Rest at Tent Peak High Camp. (A,B,L,D)
This is an acclimatization day for the preparation of Singu Chuli summit.

Day 15: Climb Tent Peak Camp I.(A,B,L,D)

Day 16: Summit the Tharpu peak (Tent peak) and back to high camp(A,B,L,D)

Day 17: Trek to Annapurna Base (6-7HRS)(A,B,L,D)
The trail moves steep down until you reach Annapurna Glacier and after crossing it you reach Annapurna Base Camp.

Day 18: Trek to Dovan (2630M/8621FT) (5-6HRS) (A,B,L,D)
It’s much easier going down. You should have no problem reaching Sinuwa in a single day from Annapurna Base Camp. Now you trek through Himalayan Hotel to Doban.

Day 19: Trek to Jhinudanda (1750M/5736FT) (5-6HRS) (A,B,L,D)
The path is descent up to Bamboo passing through forests with varieties of rhododerndron, oaks and bamboo plants. After Bamboo, the trail goes steeply up to the Kuldi Ghar and now the trail is quite flat until you reach Sinuwa. You trek gradually descend to the Chhumrong Khola and you have to follow stone staircase for almost an hour to reach Chhomrong. The last part of the trail is steeply down to Jhinudanda. From the town you should walk down for 20 minutes to reach Hot Spring at the
bank of the Modi Khola. You can relax at Hot Spring.

Day 20: Trek to Pothana (1600M/5245FT) (6HRS) (A,B,L,D)
The first part of the trek is descent and then appears through flat land until you reach Himal Pani. Here, you find beautiful waterfall. Beyond this town, the trail ascends gently crossing numerous streams and terraces. After short trek, you will be at Landruk (1640m.), a pretty big village inhabited by mixed community of Gurung, Magar and Brahmin as well. Now, the trail gently ascends to Tolka (1850m.) and then ascent and level path to Bherikharka. From here, the trail goes steeply up to Deurali (2100m.) with a view of different mountain peaks in panorama. Now, the trail gradually descends to Pothana passisng through different oak forests. Pothana is a small town resided by
Gurung, a ethnic community of Nepal. From here too, you can enjoy the splendid views of various mountain peaks.

Day 21: Trek to Dhampus Phedi and drive to Pokhara. (A,B,L,D)
overnight stay at hotel in Pokhara The trail is gently descent up to Dhampus, a village mainly inhabited by Gurung. Now, you trek through flat land for some distance and steeply descend to Dhampus Phedi. Now, you take vehicle to drive from Dhampus Phedi to Pokhara by car.

Day 22: Drive back to Kathmandu (Flights also available) (A,B,L,D)
After our breakfast, we take a drive to Kathmandu or take a flight to Kathmandu.

Day 23: At Leisure/ Spare day (A,B)

Day 24: Departure to your destination (B)
Today is your departure day, we will drop you to the International airport to catch your flight back to your home and pray for your Safe journey.

(Abbreviation: A = Accommodation, B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)

Guide & Logistics

Price Includes:

  • We meet you at Kathmandu airport and transfer to your hotel
  • Double room in sharing basis with breakfast at 5 star hotel in Kathmandu
  • Experienced trip guide and his expenses (meals, transport, tent, insurance except tips)
  • Required permit/s for the trip
  • Three meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) as per itinerary
  • Transfer from Kathmandu to trip starting point as per itinerary
  • Transfer from trip ending point to Kathmandu
  • All taxes (Value Added Tax if apply and income tax)
  • Agency service charge
  • We transfer you to Kathmandu international airport for onward flight
  • Domestic Airfare if needed (confirm this at the time of trip book)
  • Supporters (Porters) during the trip
  • 3 staffs (cook, kitchen boy and spare) charge
  • Kitchen utensils required, during the trip
  • Kitchen tent / Kitchen (camping) charge during the trek
  • Toilet tent and pitchment charge during the trek
  • Double tent for accommodation in sharing basis during the trip
  • Camping charge during the trip
  • Charge of Sleeping bags during trip
  • Tent grounding service to be paid at local
  • Other supports (first aid) during the trip

Price NOT Included:

  • Lunch and Dinner during your stay in Kathmandu
  • Hot and cold drinks are not available except mineral water
  • Tipping
  • All above “Cost Include” mentioned above

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Trip facts

  • 24 Days
  • Grade: TD
  • Lodging: Lodge & Tent
  • Size: 2-20 Persons
  • Dept: Each Month 5th
  • Trip Season: Spring/Autumn
  • Trip Type: Trekking
  • Price: USD /each

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