About Tharpa Chuli Peak:
Tharpu Chuli, situated at the heart of Annapurna Sanctury, is an attractive mountain which offers not only enjoyable climbing but also serves as one of the outstanding viewpoints of Annapurna massive. Despite its lowly magnitude, the summit offers superb panorama of Annapurna I, Annapurna South, Annapurna III, Annapurna V, Machhapuchhare, Hiunchuli, Singu Chuli and Gangapurna. The peak can be approached from several routes: North-West Ridge, South - East Ridge and South - West Face. North-West Ridge For North - West ridge route we follow the trail from Annapurna South Base Camp to the east along the moraine ridge and set base camp in a grassy area above the moraine ( 4,115m. ). We will gain to a ridge and fix the high camp at 4, 870m. which can be snow covered. From the high camp we climb easy slopes on the glacier below the west face of Tharpu Chuli. We further cross the glacier and reach the foot of the fluted wall which separates Tharpu Chuli and Singu Chuli. We further climb easy snow slopes and then more steep climb requires to gain the board ridge. From the ridge we climb steeply on a knife-edged ridge which finally leads to the summit.
Duration: 27 days
Seasons: Sept – Nov & Mar – May
Max altitude: 4,870m
Group size: 1-15 persons
Trip Type: Teahouse trekking
Day 01: Kathmandu - Pokhara by land transportation.
Day 02: Dhampus.
Day 03: Landrung.
Day 04: Chhomrong.
Day 05: Dovan
Day 06: Bagar.
Day 07: Annapurna Base Camp.
Day 08: Tharpu Chuli base camp.
Day 09: High camp.
Day 10: Summit - base camp.
Day 11: Bagar.
Day 12: Chhomrong.
Day 13: Tadapani.
Day 14: Ghorepani
Day 15: Birethanti.
Day 16: Nayapool and drive to Pokhara.
Day 17: Pokhara - Kathmandu by land transportation.
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Prices for each trek and tour depend on the number of persons in a group, types of accommodations and other factors. Please let us know your specific requirements so we can provide you the most competitive price estimate possible.
- Jeans or slacks
- Towel and toilet kit
- Gloves or mittens
- Sleeping bag, warm to 20 degrees F, either down or fibrefill (or you can rent one in Kathmandu)
- Parka, down or fibre fill; a ski jacket is ok
- Sweater, wool shirt or acrylic pile jacket
- Duffel bag, canvas or nylon, without a frame (for porters to carry)
- Daypack or rucksack, waterproof, for you to carry
- Water bottle 1 liter or 1 quart; be sure that it does not leak
We INSIST that an appropriate insurance policy is taken out which covers travel in isolated and mountainous areas, and which also includes helicopter rescue.
We recommend that you consult a reputable travel agent or insurance specialist.
We recommend that all clients consult their doctor to discuss the health issues associated with their trek. We also recommend that clients bring their own personal first aid kit to supplement the comprehensive first aid kit carried by the Trek Leader
Please ensure that you allow at least 1 month to complete a course of vaccinations. Whilst your personal doctor will be the final authority,
We recommend the following :
- Immunoglobulin (for Hepatitis A)
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Questions / Comments:
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We will confirm your booking via email, and our company person will liase with you to ensure your booking. They are:
a) Mr. N. J. Adhikari (Direct + 977-9841244957 )
b) Mr. Arjun Simkhada (Direct + 977-9841278579 )