Gangapurna Expedition - (7,455m)
The mountain lies in Manang District of Nepal between Annapurna III and Tilocho Peak with an altitude of 7455m is Mt. Gangapurna. It is located to the north east of Mt. Annapurna at the opposite end of Grand Barrier to Tilicho Peak on the shoulder extending 10km from Annapurna directly east of ROC Noir. Mt. Gangapurna is one of the famous, beauty and excellent mountain in Nepal. Gangapurna was first climbed in 1965 by a German expedition led by Günther Hauser, via the East Ridge, which is the most accessible, most obvious and most elegant but challenging climbing line.
Mt. Gangapurna Expedition offers superb Himalayan views of Mt. Manaslu 8163m, Annapurna I 8091m, Mt. Annapurna II 7937m, Annapurna III 7555m, Annapurna IV 7525m, , Tilicho peak 7134m, Pisang peak 6091m , Chulu West Peak 6419m, Chulu East Peak, Thorung Peak, beautiful landscape, lush valleys and mixed culture. Since Mt. Gangapurna expedition has been open numerous mountaineers summit this peak. This Expedition is safety and the well being of paramount importance to us and our groups. All of our trips are led by qualified professional Expedition guides and Sherpas who are well trained by Nepal Government. Our job is to ensure your comfort and safety as we take you where you want to go, because your holiday is equally importance to us. In this regards, we work honestly, efficiency and effectively to provide you the Himalayan experiences that meet your interest. We encourage you to question us freely and contribute in the planning stages of your adventure in the expedition period.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airporty & transfer to hotel(1350m)
Day 02-03: Rest and prepare day for assignment & briefing.
Day 04: Drive from Kathmandu to Besisahar (823m.) which takes about six hours over night in lodge.
Day 05: Trek from Beshi shahar to Bahundanda (1305m), which takes about five hours. Over night in lodge.
Day 06: Trek from Bahundanda to Chyamche (1430m.) which takes about six hours.
Day 07: Trek from Chyamche (1410m.) to Dharapani (1860m.) and it takes about five hours.
Day 08: Trek from Dharapani to Chame (2670m.) which takes about five and half-hours.
Day 09: Trek from Chame to Pisang (3100m.), which takes about five hours.
Apr20/Day 10: Trek from Pisang to Manang (3440m.) and it takes about five and half hours.
Day 11: Rest day at Manang for acclimatization and hang in and around town.
Day 12: Trek from Manang to Gangapurna Base Camp (4600m) and Prepare base camp.
Day 12-34: Climbing Period (Gangapurna Summit 7455m)
Day 35 : Preparation to returning(Clean Base Camp) and trek to Manang(3440m) Which takes about four hours.
Day 36: Trek from Manang ot Thorong Phedi (4420m.) which takes about six and half hours.
Day 37: Trek from Thorong Phedi to Muktinath (3850m.) via Thorong La (5416m) Pass and it takes about seven hours.
Day 38: Trek from Muktinath to Jomsom via Kagbeni (2895 m.) and it takes about five hours.
Day 39: Early in the morning Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara, which takes about 20 minutes. Then Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist mini bus that takes about seven hours.
Day 40: Full Day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley (DurbarSquare, Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath & Pashupatinath) and Nepalese cultural program with farewell dinner in the evening.
Day41: Final departure ,or alternative Join other activities
Elevation: 7,455m (24,457ft)
Location: Nepal/Annapurna Region
Coordinates: 28.606° N 83.965° E
First Ascent: Gunther Hauser (German), 1965
Climbing Season: Late spring and autumn
Expd duration: 37 days (typically)
Climbing duration: 17 days (typically)
Group Size: 02-15 person per Group