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Chulu East (6,584m) peak climbing & Trek


Chulu East (6584 m) is one of the popular trekking peaks situated high above the Manang Valley in the Annapurna region. This peak is a  part of the  Mount Manang. Climb to Chulu East is technically difficult and challenging. One should be well equipped with the use of climbing equipment like: crampons, harness, and ice axe, tying knots and handling ropes. Most of the climbing expedition involves walking on rope while the crossing the glacier. From the summit one can enjoy close- up views of the Annapurna range that includes Annapurna I, III and IV, Gangapurna, Glacier Dome, Dhaulagiri, Tilicho Peak and Manaslu. In fact, there exists Chulu West and Chulu East in the Chulu massif of the Manang Himal and it creates a great confusion for the climbers with regard to the name and location of the peak. It is really difficult to ascertain which peak is Chulu East and Chulu West. Only experienced climbers can differentiate the Chulu East. Many climbers are still confused regarding  the exact location of these two peaks because  there are 4 and more summits are seen  in the same periphery, all the summits are not properly marked  in maps of the area. As a consequence many climbers have mistakenly scaled one of these peaks assuming it to be Chulu East. Climbing to either Chulu East or Chulu West or both of these peaks is combined with Nepal’s most popular Annapurna Circuit trek and this trip makes up for one of the most scenic Himalayan trekking and climbing.

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Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu, transfer to hotel.
Day 02: preparation day for peak climbing .
Day 03: Drive Kathmandu to Besi Sahar 5-6 hrs (790m) and connection bus to Chemje (1430m)
Day 04: Chamje to Dharapani (1860m)
Day 05: Dharapani to Chame (2670m)
Day 06: Chame to Pisang (3200m)
Day 07: Pisang to Ngawal village (3657m)
Day 08: Rest in Ngawal for acclimatization
Day 09: Ngawal to Chulu East Base Camp (3910m)
Day 10: Extra day for climbing preparation!!
Day 11: Base Camp to Chulu east High Camp (4955m)
Day 12: Summit the Chulu East Peak and return to base camp
Day 13: Optional day if weather is bad!!
Day 14: Chulu East Base camp trek to Manang (3560m)
Day 15: Manang trek to Letdar (4200m)
Day 16: Lether to Thorung phedi (4450m) or puss up High camp (4700m)
Day 17: Trek over the Thorung La pass (5,416m) to Muktinath (3800m)
Day 18: Muktinath to Jomsom (2710m)
Day 19: Jomsom flight back to Pokhara (827m)
Day 20: Drive /Or Flight from Pokhara to Kathmandu (1350m)
Day 21: Free day in Kathmandu for shopping or relax
Day 22: Final Departure
Airport/ Hotel/ airport pick-ups and drops
3 nights hotel accommodation at 3 star category in Kathmandu on bed and breakfast basis ( Twin sharing)
Katmandu to chemje by bus, Jomsom to pokhara by bus, pokhara to Kathmandu by domestic air
All necessary transportation during the trekking & peak climbing
Peak permit, national park, TIMS card and garbage deposit fees
Climbing guide, cook, kitchen helpers & their daily wages, equipment, foods etc.
Tea house accommodation on full board plan (breakfast, lunch & dinner) during the trek & climbing period.
Emergency medical rescue insurance for all Nepali staff.
Necessary cooking pot, PRIMUS power gas burners, tents, high foods and general climbing equipment’s (such as Rope, Ice Screw, snow Bar etc.)
First Aid medical kit and PAC bag
Sleeping bag and down jackets(if required)
Other local government taxes including VAT

 
Lunch and dinners in Kathmandu and pokhara (except farewell dinner)
Telephone, internet, laundry service & any alcoholic beverages, mineral water
Personal travel & high altitude emergency medical insurance
Nepal entry visa fee US $40 for 30 days
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Note : If the above itinerary does not meet your needs, wishes, itinerary can be customized as per your requirement.
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