Pisang Peak Climbing is the most popular peak among the trekking peaks in Annapurna Region in Nepal. This peak is located on the way to Annapurna Circuit trek, when a bit route changed near from Pisang village. People those who have a little knowledge and experiences for peak climbing also can be tried to climb this peak.
Pisang 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 the easy climbing peaks among many trekking peaks in Nepal.
The height of this peak is 6091 meters from sea level. Peak climber has to separate a route from Pisang village and then they get to the Pisang Peak 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.
Pisang Peak High Camp is set up at (5,400m) climbing to a shoulder on the South-West Ridge. There will be snow at the high camp from the end of November to the end of March. The well-defined ridge leads to the final snow slope, which is quite steep but not difficult to reach the summit. After you reach to the top of the Peak, back to same way to base camp.
Our representative will pick you up at Tribhuwan International Airport and transfer to Hotel.
You will be taken to Half day city tour in Kathmandu valley like as Pashupatinath Temple and Boudhanath Stupa in the morning. During the day we brief you about trekking and peak climbing.
After breakfast, drive to Beshisahar with climbing guide and group. This is 7 hours drive from Kathmandu and you stay in Beshisahar.
After breakfast in Beshisahar you will head up to Bahundanda, this trekking route is along with Marshyangdi River. This day you can see some Himalayan view of Annapurna, Lamjung Himal, Mount Manaslu etc.
From Bahundanda trekking trail descends a bit with paddy field and there will be some suspension bridges crossing over Marshyangdi River. One can see some beautiful natural waterfalls and some small typical villages of Brahmin and Gurung.
After breakfast, Guide leads you to Dharapani. During walking on the way to this trekking trail, one can enjoy with waterfalls, beautiful small villages and some unique suspension bridges. This day you will cross the border of Lamjung district and reach to Manang district.
From Dharapani to Chame trekking route is pleasant one, this day you walk between big Pine forest both sides and meet some typical villages similar to Tibetan culture. Also Chame is distirct headquarter of Manang district which located beside Marshayngdi River where hot spring also available.
Trekking trail between Chame and Pisang are really different than other day, you will sometimes steep up and sometimes steep down and this route also crosses many small suspension bridges with waterfalls, Pine forest and some villages. After reaching to Pisang, you can see Pisang Peak, Chulu West and Annapurna.
This day trekking trail is separated from Annapurna Circuit Trek, we go up to Upper Pisang and explore this area and acclimatization day too.
This day, we head up to Base Camp and prepare to climb up to high camp of Pisang peak.
High camp is 5400 meters high and it takes 4 hours to get to high camp. High camp is almost snow and we prepared all climbing gears and check all equipments to make ready to climb up Pisang Peak next day.
This day is more difficult day for climbers. Early morning, climbing guide will fix the rope to climb to summit. This is technically a difficult to climb up, but guide will lead you to make successful climbing mean reach to top of the Peak. After reaching the top of summit, you will slowly back to base camp and begins trekking to Upper Pisang.
This trekking day, you descend to Pisang village, slowly walk up to Manang Valley. Today is very pleasant day to enjoy with landscape of Manang valley. You can see many nice and attractive Himalayan ranges like as Annpurna, Tilicho, Pisang Peak, Chulu East etc.
Today, you will rest for acclimatization, one can visit Manang village sprawling widely and built up with unique style. You will enjoy with Himalayas near eyes view.
After breakfast, the trekking route towards to Yak kharka with view of gentle mountains Annapurna, Gangapurna, Tilicho Lake, Tilicho Peak etc.
After breakfast, starts walking for Thorong Phedi it means foot hill. Before Thorong Pass means to cross the Thorong La, you stay in Phedi for next day preparation for Thorong La, because if it gets late to cross the top of hill, there will be windy and snow falls, so it starts early morning.
This day is hardest and challenging day of trekking. Trekkers are really feel victory when they would be able to cross the top of Thorong La. This day you walk up early morning and you can see sunrise view on Mountain, picturesque view of Himalayas. After reaching on top of the hill, you will see breathtaking views of Himalayas and we get into another district Mustang. Today is longest walk than other day, because lodges and guest houses are in Muktinath, so you need to get to there in any rate.
Muktinath to Jomsom trekking trail is really different than other routes, because this day you will walk wide landscape Kaligandaki River with big flat land. After visit Muktinath Temple and surrounding, slowly walk down to Kaligandaki landscape and reach to Jomsom which is district headquarter of Mustang.
After breakfast, you will fly to Pokhara, during this flight, one aircraft flies between Annapurna Mountain and Dhaulagiri Mountain which gives you spectacular views of other snow capped mountain too. Flight will be maximum 30 minutes. Guide will transfer to Hotel and rest this day.
This day, we have two options; one is drive to Kathmandu by Tourist Coach or Private vehicle. This day you get to Kathmandu about 3 o’clock and take a rest.
We will see you off from Hotel and transfer to International Airport for onward destination.
Accommodation with breakfast in Kathmandu and Pokhara
Guest house and full meals in trekking
Camping Tent and full meal in climbing period