Pisang Peak Climbing (6091m)
Pisang Peak is identified as the most popular peak in Annapurna region of Nepal. It is situated en-route to the highest pass of the earth. Pisang Peak towers above from Pisang village and yak pastures in a consistent slant of ice to the final summit. And, Pisang Peak is one of the easy trekking peaks and mountaineers with little or no experience in peak climbing can mingle the Pisang Peak with the popular Annapurna circuit trekking to collect the experience of peak climbing on gigantic Himalayas in Nepal.
In order to reach the base camp from the Pisang village, the path moves up through thin wood and grazing land to a Kharka (4,380 m.) which is considered as the best place for installing the base camp. Base camp lies at an elevation of 4200m in a flat alpine section along the ragged trail. Physically as a mountaineer you ought to have a good walking habit alongside guts. The peak is fortified by a hanging glacier to the west part which is considerably challenging. The final summit of the Pisang peak is seen covered by snow throughout the year.
Pisang Peak climbing commences from Besisahar from the Marsyangdi River Valley. The path takes you through massively distinct wild lives and vegetation and moves to the wonderful peak of Lamjung Himal and Mt. Manaslu. The most important moment of the track joins at Dharapani while trekking via Larkya La. Now the trail demands walk to the Pisang Peak, to a place from where you can take hold of the view of complete vista of the range of Annapurna Himalayan. Pisang peak has been popular among several mountaineers and adventure seekers in the recent years.
Go for climbing the Pisang Peak (6091m.) taking support from Unique Adventure and make the daydream of peak climbing experience at the regions of Annapurna come true. Spring and autumn are perfect seasons to go for climbing Pisang trekking Peak.
Day 01: Meeting upon arrival at Kathmandu International Airport, transfer to hotel.
Soon after we land at Kathmandu International Airport, we meet our Nepali representatives who will clarify us about the tour. After the short description by our representatives, we are sent to our Hotels where we will be staying overnight.
Day 02: Drive to Chyamje (1400 meter), overnight at guesthouse
Today we will drive to Chyamje taking 8.30 to 9 hours. On your arrival at Dumre, you will feel the beginning of your trek. You will be driving to the Marsyangdi river valley then move to Besisahar and ultimately proceed to Chyamje via Syange and Shree Chaur.
Day 03: Trek to Dharapani, overnight at guesthouse
After coming across few bridges, we can ascend up to the Tal village set at the altitude of 1700m. The company of beautiful and spectacular waterfalls is a fascinating part for many visitors. We will traverse several other bridges between Tal and Dharapani. It will take about 4 hours for us to arrive at our destinations. We will stay overnight at Dharapani which lies at an altitude of 1900m.
Day 04: Trek to Chame, overnight at guesthouse
From Dharapani, it takes around 5 to 6 hours to reach Chame. En-route we pass through a Bhote village where we can observe an ethnic group of Nepalese community. We will also pass through the oak and pine forest viewing some wonderful faunas and floras. Eventually, we can arrive at Chame (2675m.) where we can perceive many shops and hotels. We will stay overnight at guest house in Chame.
Day 05: Trek to Pisang, overnight at guesthouse
From Chame, we head to Pisang today viewing the splendid Lamjung Himal. We need to cross the longest suspension bridge over Marsyangdi River. After walking for quite a few hours passing the agricultural area, we can arrive at to Taleku at the elevation of 2775m. Ongoing further, we walk through the thick forested area viewing some stunning view of gigantic peaks and then ultimately reach at Pisang (3300m.).
Day 06: Trek to Pisang base camp, overnight at tented camp.
Today we begin walking up to Pisang Base camp. From Upper Pisang village, the path heads up through thin wood and field to a Kharka (4,380m.) which is regarded as the best spot for installing up the base camp. It is in a plane alpine section. Overnight stay at tent.
Day 07: Ascent to High camp, overnight at tented camp.
Today we will walk for about 4 -5 hours and put in our high camp at the elevation of 5400m after climbing to the south west edge. Overnight at tent.
Day 08: Summit up to Pisang peak and back to base camp, overnight at tented camp.
Today is the most important day of the trek since you will reach at the summit on Pisang Peak. From the High Camp, the ridge takes us to the final snow-slop which is pretty vertical and more demanding to reach the summit. Our experienced guide will fixed the rope and let you reach at the summit of the Pisang peak. After reaching at the summit, you will then return back to Base Camp with a mind full of pictures you capture at the summit and stay overnight at tent.
Day 09: Trek to Manang, overnight at guesthouse.
After the significant day, you will be walking towards Manang village from Pisang Base Camp. Overnight at guest house in Manang.
Day 10: Stay in Manang and explore surrounding, overnight at guesthouse
Today we have an amazing day to explore Manang. We might go to Chonkor View point (3800m.) and go around the village of about flat-roofed houses which is the arresting set surrounded by some magnificent scenery -Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Gangapurna to the South, Tilicho to the West - Chulu West and Chulu East to the North.
Day 11: Trek to Yak Kharka (4000 meter), 5 hours trek, overnight at guesthouse
Today, the track leads to the Tenki Manang where we can spot the view of the Annapurna, Tilicho peak, Gangapurna and more. The track relaxingly winds up presenting views and passing through land filled with juniper bushes, the only existing vegetation around this area and then you will reach at Yak-Kharka.
Day 12: Trek to Thorong Phedi / high camp (4500meter / 4700meter), overnight at guesthouse
From Yak Kharka, we start our trek with slow pace to reach Phedi which means 'foot of the hill'. We still have same splendid view of peaks and landscapes. After an hour trek, we arrive at Ledar and go on to mount along the east shore of the Jorsang Khola, then descend and cross the river on a bridge. We stop for superb view and tea; we go across a narrow path, uneven incline before reaching to Thorung Phedi. Overnight at Thorung Phedi.
Day 13: Trek to Muktinath (3800meter) after crossing Thorong La pass - 5416meter, overnight at guesthouse
We today, have best and challenging day of the entire trip. We start our walk early in the morning. Today, our track turns out to be the steepest reach at high camp. We will be viewing sunrise and scenes of the mountains. We keep on walking to the top taking 3 to 4 hrs to the top of the Throng. Here, we can take break for striking scenery and move downward to the Mustang and then to the Kaligandaki valley far below to the West. Finally, we arrive at Muktinath after around 7 to 8 hrs long walk. Overnight in Muktinath.
Day 14: Trek to Jomsom (2800meter), overnight at guesthouse
We visit Muktinath temple in the morning and move down to the Kaligandaki river valley. We follow the calm trail for two hours till we reach the large city of Jomsom and headquarter of the Mustang region with a small runway just over the Kaligandaki River. Here we'll stay overnight at guesthouse.
Day 15: Fly to Pokhara, overnight at hotel
We take a flight to Pokhara through deepest canyon of the world lying between two gigantic mountain range of Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Dhaulagiri with many snow-topped peaks.
Day 16: Drive back to Kathmandu, overnight at hotel
We today return back driving from Besisahar to Kathmandu. On arrival at Kathmandu you will be shifted to the hotel. You can then relax for rest of the day and stay overnight at hotel.
Day 17: Leisure day in Kathmandu, overnight at hotel
We can go around Kathmandu valley, if some important places have been missed according to your choices. After the hectic schedules of trek, today you can either go for shopping or have a day rest before departing from Nepal.
Day 18: Transfer to airport, departure onward destination
This is your last day of your Pisang Trekking Peak. Our airport representative will drop you to the airport and you will depart from Nepal.
- Main rope
- Down Sleeping Bag
- Down Jacket
- Gore-Tex jacket
- Climbing boots
- Trekking boot
- ICE-axe with Ice hammer
- Rucksack, Crampon
- Stick, Harness
- Get up (Boot clover)
- Snow Glass
- ICE Screws
- Snow Shovel
- Carbine Lock & unlock
- Head Lights
- Wind Proof Jacket & trouser
- Down Trouser
- Wind Proof Trouser
- Water Bottle
- Woolen Gloves
- Bag Cover
- Wind mask for climbing
- Climbing gloves
- Socks for climbing
- Personal Medicine
- Eight figure
Note: You can bring the necessary gears from your own country or can buy or hire from the stores at Kathmandu.
We would like you to know that although we try to follow the program given above, at times local trails or weather conditions may compel us to make slight changes if necessary. The itinerary may also vary slightly subject to our trekkers' acclimatization rates. This odyssey goes into untamed territory above the timberline, so we seek to request maximum flexibility if and when required for the safety of your trip and your life. Thank you so much for your understanding. We value your precious life.