Chulu West Peak lies in Manang district in the Annapurna Region. West Chulu, East Chulu and Central Chulu these peaks are part of the Manang Himal, also these three peaks are quite rightly included in the larger Damodar Himal. The eastern part limit to connect with south from Chako and Peak 6687 meters in a north to south direction along with Hulung Khola, Nar Khola and Phu Khola.
Chulu West Peak bounds Marsyangdi River in the south and Mesokanta La Pass. In the west it limits to Kali Gandaki and Pachekya La (5,447m) in the northern part.
Chulu West Peak climbing route is begins from small Manang Valley which seprates from way to Thorong Pass. This peak is higher than Chulu East. Chulu West Peak Climbing journey begins from Kathmandu to Besisahar by bus and walking on foot for few days trekking to Manang Valley. Then it will be began for peak climbing after crossing Manang Valley.
Chulu West Peak is more famous and popular for climbing than other peaks because the route is easy to recognize because of way to the Annapurna Circuit Trekking. For this climbing way, Annapurna trek make up for one of the most spectacular Himalayan trekking and climbing outings. Allow about 25 to 30 days to complete this climb and trek.
Chulu West Peak climbing route is obvious that it separates from main trail to the Thorung La pass past the village of Manang and Base Camp is established in a small valley to the North. From base camp the route follows a subsidiary Northwest ridge that leads up to the main peak. An attempt to the peak and return has been done in a single day, as setting camp up on the slope above base camp is not easy. An attempt of Chulu Central peak (6,429m/21,060ft) just east of Chulu West.
Our representative will pick you at airport and transfer to Hotel. You will free to walk around yourself if you arrive early in Kahtmandu.
You will taken to city tour for half day in the morning and afternoon formality for permits and trek preparation.
Drive from Kathmandu 1300m to Bhulbhule 840m 6 hours by tourist bus. Overnight at Tea house Lodge.
Trek from Bhulbhule to Syange about 6 hours walk.Trek passes through green terraces, along the Marshyangdi river side. Overnight at Tea house Lodge.
Trek from Syange to Tal which is 5 hours walk.This day we follow river side climb in mountain path reaching Chyamche. We can view of magnificent waterfall and mini hydro power.Overnight at Tea house Lodge.
Trek from Tal to Bagarchhap 2160m 6 hours walk. This day we cross decent view of Manaslu range and we can over look the view of Dudh Khola River and Marshyangdi River. Annapurna II 7900m becomes visible ahead. Overnight at Tea house Lodge.
Trek from Bagarchhap to Chame 2670m 5 hours walk.Trek pass through thundering waterfall and Marshyangdi Khola becomes a George.Now, we can over look the magnificent Manaslu peak and Phungi Himal peak. We cross through the Gurung ethnic village and climb through a pine forest to Chame. Overnight at Tea house Lodge.
Trek from Chame to Pisang 3200m 5 hours walk.This day, we reach at the small settlement of Taleku.When we cross Buradhan on the right bank there are military station who fought against the Khampa tribal revolution. We can see the east peak of Annapurna II 7900m and Pisang peak 6100m. Overnight at Tea house Lodge.
Trek from Pisang to Manang 3540m 7 hours walk.There are two options to reach at Manang through climbing upper Gyaru village and Ngawal village or through lower Hongde airfield of Manang in straight way. This day is special view of Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Annapurna IV, Gangapurna peak,Tilicho peak with large Buddhist Chortens (stupas),Buddhist Mani and Monasteries during the trail. Overnight at Tea house Lodge.
Manang acclimatization. Manang rest day, Manang is a surprisingly a large village for this remote mountain region. It's all houses are line up with prayer flags. We explore the surroundings crossing Marshyangdi River to visit wonderful Himalayan Gangapurna Lake and hike up to Deurali approximately 4400m to see the magnificent views of Chulu west peak,Chulu centre peak,Chulu East peak,Chulu Far east peak, Pisang peak, Annapurna II etc. Overnight at Tea house Lodge.
Trek from Manang to Ledar 4200m 5 hours walk.Our path this day is full of ups and down as the elevation gradually rises, after crossing Kenzan Khola path towards to Ledar. Overnight at Tea house Lodge.
Trek from Ledar to Chulu West Base Camp 4800m 5 hours.This day we can see wild blue sheeps. Overnight at Tented camping.
Trek from Chulu West Base Camp to Chulu West High Camp 5200m.4 hours Overnight tented camping. After lunch preparation for summit.
Chulu West High Camp to summit of Chulu West Peak 6420m and descend to Chulu Base Camp. 10 hours Overnight tented camping.
Chulu West Base Camp to Thorong Phedi 5 hours.
Early in the morning crossing Thorong La pass 5416m trek down to Muktinath 3700m.Trek with high windy climb eases, we begin to ascend Thorong pass (5416 m). Better view of Kali Gandaki in U shaped valley. Ahead we can see Dhaulagiri I, II and III. Now, we trek in gentle slope with steep cliff through sacred land of Muktinath. We visit Buddhist and Hindu temples combine in same spot. 8 hours Overnight at Tea house Lodge.
Day 13. Trek from Muktinath to JOmsom 2700m 5 hours. Descend from Muktinath visit to Jharkot Buddhist monastery and this ancient village and another sacred village Kagbeni and Buddhist monastery where Upper Mustang trek begins. Trek path down below close view of Kali Gandaki and reach famous airfield at Jomsom. Overnight at Tea house Lodge.
Flight from Jomsom to Pokhara 900m 25 minutes and transfer to Hotel in Pokhara .Bed & breakfast included. Afternoon visit around Pokhara.
Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist bus 6 hours. Hotel bed and reakfast included.
Reserve day in case there will be weather problem in Jomsom.
This day, we will see you off at Hotel and transfer to International airport for your onward destination.
Bed and Breakfast in Kathmandu and Pokhara, Tea House Trekking and Camping during the peak climbing. Meals, Guide, Tents and Kitchen includes in peak climbing time and trekking is in lodge with meals.