Himlung Expedition in spring program has been schedule for 2017. Our international group joining trip for Himlung Himal (7,126m/23,345ft) is one of the popular 7000m. peak climbing object. From the few years back, this peak is getting popular as a seven thousands meter peak climbing. As the peak lies in the western region of Nepal, it offers an mixture experience of climbing and local culture during the climbing complete. The peak gained more popularity when Mr. Akio Koizumi from Japan reached the summit of Himlung Himal on 3rd October 1992.
Satori Adventures always focus on our client's success, ensuring safety, comfort and an enjoyable experience. Our strategy has been designed by an exercise physiologist and experienced climbing Sherpa guides who have high altitude training. As per our experience of arranging and operating climbing trips for Himlung Himal, spring season is best for climbing. As the days are getting hot and snow deposited in the winter is strong enough. Arranging ropes and climbing is easy and success can be easily achievable. Satori Adventures highly recommended our valued climbers to join in our group joining basis spring 2017 climbing program to share permits or booking full board and base camp service arrangement.
Highest access: 7,126m (23,379ft)
First Ascent: 03 October 1992. Akio Koizumi from Japan
Duration: 36 days(typically) Days
Group Size: 2 - 10 Persons
Co-ordinates: 28°44′06″N 84°25′00″E
Location: Nepal/Annapurna Region
Airport: Kathmandu (KTM)
Departure From: Kathmandu Airport
Grade: Moderate Climb (PD++)
Accommodation: Three star to five stars as request
Meals: B/B plan in Kathmandu & B,L,D in during Driving and climbing period
Transportation: Car, Jeep, Mini Bus
Best season: Spring (April, May) and autumn (October, November)
Major Activity: trekking/climbing
Culture: Gurung, Thakali, Magar
Mode of Travel: Tea House/Camping
Climbing route: South west(normal route)
Himalayan sights: Annapurna, Machhapuchhre, Mardi
15 April/Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu airport and transfer to a hotel in Kathmandu (1350M/4,430ft).
16 April/Day 02: Preparation, briefings at Department of Tourism, last minute shopping and office formalities.
17 April/Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Besisahar (823m/27,000ft).8hrs.Overnight at lodge.
18 April/Day 04: Drive from Besisahar to Koto (2610m/8,563ft).5-6hrs.Lodge/camping accommodation.
19 April/Day 05: Trek from Koto to Meta(3560m/11,680ft). 7hrs.Lodge/camping overnight.
20 April/Day 06: Trek Meta to Phu-Gaon (4200m/13,780ft).7hrs.Lodge/camping overnight.
21 April/Day 07: Rest and acclimatization day at Phu-Gaun (4080m/13,382ft).
22 April/Day 08: Trek from Phu-Gaon to Himlung base camp (4850m/15,912ft). camping.
23-8May/Day 9-24: Climbing period for Himlung Himal (7126m//23,345ft) camping.
09 May/Day 25: Preparation and packing for departure.
10 May/Day 26: Trek back from base camp to Phu-Gaon(4200m/13,780ft) 6hrs.Tea house accommodation
11 May/Day 27: Trek from Phu-Gaon to Meta (3560m/11,680ft) 5hrs.Tea house accommodation.
12 May/Day 28: Trek from Meta to Koto (2610m/8,563ft) 05hrs.Camping.
13 May/Day 29: Drive from Koto to Besisahar (823m/27,00ft) 8hrs. Transportation provided byjeep.
14 May/Day 30: Drive from Besisahar to Kathmandu (1350/4,429ft) 7 hrs. Transportation provided by tourist mini bus. Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu.
15 May/Day 31: Free day in Kathmandu. Farewell celebration dinner with cultural program in the evening.
16 May/Day 32: Transfer to International airport for final departure.