Chulu West Peak Climbing

Chulu West Peak Climbing is one of the most splendid and beautiful peak climbing in the whole Himalayas. It is situated in the Annapurna region and stands out as a great climbing destination for mountaineers. Most of the climbing will be involved walking roped together, including the glacier crossing. The whole trip will give you a thrilling climbing and trekking adventure of a lifetime with wonderful Himalayan views. The panorama even stretches beyond the Himalayan across the plains of Tibet. We will be able to enjoy the landscapes of Manang and its unique settlements. At the time of this peak climbing, we will pass through the dense forest area of pine, fir, oak tree admiring the natural vegetation of this region. You should be very fit and have good experience of climbing which one of the nest peaks is among the other peaks of the Annapurna region. The view from the summit is simply breathtaking. The trail leads slowly to the Manang valley which is one of the highest valleys in the world. The trek is the perfect one for you which offers easy walk on the first day of the trek.

Chulu West Peak Climbing is the challenging peak climbing in the Annapurna region which begins from Syange after 8 hours drive from Kathmandu valley. It is also considered as one of the best climbing peaks in the Annapurna region that offers unlimited climbing adventure. For climbing the peak you do not have previous experiences however the climbing teams need to be prepared mentally as well as physically for the adventurous climbing. The trekking along the way to this peak climbing is adventurous and easy but the peak climbing is tougher. You have a brilliant and enjoyable trip to this wonderful land. The trek also offers a wide range of several villages along the way with ethnicities and diverse cultural attractions including sacred mountains and highest lake in the world. The trip also offers magnificent views of the beautiful landscapes as well as the mixed culture and lifestyle of the Nepalese people. The trek offers one of the majestic views of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre, and many other mountains of this route. The climbing combines pristine natural scenery of the rhododendron forest and incredible Himalayan views on the backdrop. For the trekking, the perfect time also needed and the perfect season for trekking March to May and September to October.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 02: Drive to Syange (1100m) 8 – 10 hrs

Day 03: Trekking to Dharapani (1,960m) 7 – 8 hrs

Day 04: Trekking to Chame (2,710m) 6 – 7 hrs

Day 05: Trekking to Pisang (3,300m) 5 – 6 hrs

Day 06: Trekking to Manang (3,500m) 6 – 7 hrs

Day 07: Rest day in Manang

Day 08: Trekking to Leder (4200m) 4 – 5 hrs

Day 09: Trekking to Chulu West Base Camp (4900m) 4 – 5 hrs

Day 10: Trekking to camp I (5100m) 4 – 5 hrs

Day 11: Rest day in Camp I

Day 12: Trekking to Camp II (5,530m) 4 – 5 hrs

Day 13: Summit Chulu West (6419m) and back to Camp I 9 – 10 Hrs

Day 14: Trekking to Leder 5 – 6 Hrs

Day 15: Trekking to Thorong Phedi (4450m) 3 – 4 hrs

Day 16: Trekking to Jomsom (2,715m) 7 – 8 hrs

Day 17: Fly to Pokhara

Day 18: Drive back to Kathmandu

Day 19: Final Departure

Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

When you will land in the international airport in Kathmandu then there will one person from our company to take-off you. You will directly drive towards the hotel to check out. At night you will meet your guide and counsel about the trip. And have our dinner.      

Day 02: Drive to Syange (1100m) 8 – 10 hrs

The very next morning, if the hotel is able to prepare breakfast then will have our breakfast in the hotel and if not we will have our breakfast on the way. We will have a scenic Prithvi highway where we will enjoy shortstops for lunch and scenic beauty all the way around. 8 to 10 hours drive from Kathmandu valley, we will reach Syange and we will check out the hotel and explore all around the valley and back to the hotel and spend overnight.

Day 03: Trekking to Dharapani (1,960m) 7 – 8 hrs

It takes almost 7 to 8 hours to reach Dharapani from Syange. The trail from the Syange descends until it reaches the river and then continues through the lush forest. And we will spend one night in Dharapani.

Day 04: Trekking to Chame (2,710m) 6 – 7 hrs

We will walk through a few forested ridges on our way to Chame. This place is also known as the headquarters of the Manang District. We will have our lunch on the way then after we will slowly move towards Chame where we will spend one night.

Day 05: Trekking to Pisang (3,300m) 5 – 6 hrs

The trails follow a steep and narrow river village winding through deep woodland. Continuing walking on this route, you come to a long Mani wall by a bridge and the lower village of Pisang.

Day 06: Trekking to Manang (3,500m) 6 – 7 hrs

Leaving Pisang, the trail climbs the steep ridge that affords good views of the Manang valley. The trail guarantees excellent views of the beautiful landscapes and the mighty mountain. This is the largest district.

Day 07: Rest day in Manang

This day is for the rest day that’s why we don’t start our trekking. Early in the morning after wake up, we will have our breakfast then after we will explore all around the Manang valley. At this day, we will explore villages and get an opportunity to spend some time in the monastery which feels better and mental makeup for further trekking or journey.

Day 08: Trekking to Leder (4200m) 4 – 5 hrs

We continue through the alpine landscapes with high altitude vegetation and forests. Our trek continues until we arrive at the grazing grounds of leader. A gradual takes us to Yak Kharka and then to today’s camp and we will spend one night in Leder.

Day 09: Trekking to Chulu West Base Camp (4900m) 4 – 5 hrs

Our trek will continue and pass through additional alpine vegetation. We will have an opportunity to see the wonderful views of the mountain and we may also like to discover the surrounding areas. We will walk through in the grass line and form the scenic ridge and reach a base camp where we will spend one night.

Day 10: Trekking to camp I (5100m) 4 – 5 hrs

We can see the meadow land where the local people let their yaks graze. Our trail is often snow covered and icy and the route is not that technical. You will have a wonderful view of the mountain which includes Annapurna, Gangapurna, Tilicho, and many other mountains of this route.

Day 11: Rest day in Camp I

This day is for the rest day that’s why we don’t start our trekking. Early in the morning after wake up, we will have our breakfast then after we will explore all around Camp I. At this day, we will explore villages and get an opportunity to spend some time in the monastery which feels better and mental makeup for further trekking or journey.

Day 12: Trekking to Camp II (5,530m) 4 – 5 hrs

Today we will make use of ropes, crampons and even ice axes as we climb towards Camp II. The route is not that technical. We will have an opportunity to see the wonderful views of the mountain and beautiful landscapes. We will have our lunch and slowly move towards Camp II where we will spend one night.

Day 13: Summit Chulu West (6419m) and back to Camp I 9 – 10 Hrs

Early in the morning after having breakfast, we will slowly walk towards Chulu West. We will have an opportunity to see the wonderful views of a mountain before reach in Chulu West. After reach in Chulu West, we will have our lunch then after we will slowly move towards Camp I where we will spend overnight.

Day 14: Trekking to Leder 5 – 6 Hrs

Gradually descending through the alpine vegetations we will trek until we arrive at the good grazing grounds of leders. We can abundantly enjoy the glorious view all the way through the horizon with towering mountains.

Day 15: Trekking to Thorong Phedi (4450m) 3 – 4 hrs

Today we will make our way to the foot of the pass to Thorong Phedi. A short ascent up the mountain path on the river bank we will follow a narrow trail across an unstable screed slope and then we will reach Thorong Phedi. We will cross many suspension bridges before reaching Thorong Phedi where we will spend one night.

Day 16: Trekking to Jomsom (2,715m) 7 – 8 hrs

From here, we will trek on the windy trail of Kali Gandaki valley. After walking 7 to 8 hours from Thorong Phedi we will finally reach Jomsom. Before reaching Jomsom, we will have an opportunity to see caves, meadows, and also reach Kagbeni which is one of the best places in this trekking.

Day 17: Fly to Pokhara

After having breakfast, we will drive towards the local airport of Jomsom to take a flight towards Pokhara valley which is also known as the home or the city of the lakes. After reach in Pokhara, we will explore all around the valley and spend one night in this beautiful valley.

Day 18: Drive back to Kathmandu

We will back to Kathmandu valley from the same route where we move towards Pokhara valley. At the time of this drive, we will have our lunch on the way and slowly drive to Kathmandu valley. After reach in Kathmandu valley, first of all, we will check out the hotel and spend some time around the Thamel Bazaar and spend one night in this wonderful valley.

Day 19: Final Departure

We will drop you towards the international airport with the hope that you have a wonderful day in our small country. Your safe journey with beautiful and adventure days in Nepal and also hoping that this will not the last chance to serve you and you will give another chance to serve you.