Pisang Peak Climbing
Pisang Peak (6092 m.) is considered as one of the easier climbing peaks among the trekking peaks in Annapurna Region of Nepal. The Pisang Peak has majestically stood up above the village of Pisang and has formed the shape of pyramid in the summit. Pisang Peak lies on the way to the highest pass of the world “Throng La Pass” and offers very good scope for exploration.
For Pisang Peak Climbing the trekking starts from Besisahar in the Valley of the Marsyangdi River. The diversity of flora and fauna along the trail of this Annapurna Region until reaching the Pisang peak are incredible. Firstly, we departure to Besisahar from Katmandu and start trek enroot common Annapurna Circuit trails and reach Pisang in a 5 days. A Kharka at 4380m is considered the best place for setting up the base camp for Pisang Peak to ascent. The paths toward the summit of Pisang Peak ascend through wood and pasture and ultimately reach to the Kharka. The high camp for this Pisang Peak Climbing is set up at (5,400m) climbing to a shoulder on the South-West Ridge. There will be snow at the high camp from the end of November to the end of March. The well defined ridge leads to the final snow slop which is quite steep and little difficult to reach the summit of Peak Pisang.
The summit of the Pisang Peak offers truly splendid views of the Annapurna Range like Tilicho Peak, Annapurna II and IV, Ghangapurna and the Glacier Dome. Thus indeed, it is a peak of Sightseeing of snow-capped mountains of the Area. After a successful summit, the descent is made through same route and trek continued to Manang valley and proceeds further up to Throng Pedi, cross a Thorong la pass and approach to Muktinath, the another part of the Annapurna Region. Next Day descent trek to Jomsom to wait for a adventurous 20 minutes flight back to Pokhara.
Snowy horizon offers full board package for this Pisang Peak climbing as a unique adventure including climbing permit from NMA and all other necessary logistics form arrival up to departure from Kathmandu. Upon your request we do also offer only base camp service of this peak climbing where the climber may arrange all required logistics for above the base camp. Yet, the company provides the peak permit. The route of this trekking and climbing lies in Annapurna Region is also known as Annapurna Conservation Area.
We invite both the climbers requiring full board service or base camp service for this Pisang Peak Climbing. Our service includes the proper maps of the trekking and climbing route, hygienic high altitude food cooked freshly by our experienced cooks, experienced and professional trekking and climbing Sherpas and guides, sufficient and quality logistics, properly arranged arrival and departure transfers, well managed accommodation and tours to Kathmandu and Pokhara Valley.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airporty & transfer to hotel(1350m)
Day 02: Rest and prepare day for assignment & briefing.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Besisahar (823m.) which takes about six hours.
Day 04: Trek from Beshi shahar to Bahundanda (1305m) and it takes about six hours.
Day 05: Trek from Bahundanda to Chyamche (1430m.) which takes about six hours.
Day 06: Trek from Chyamche (1410m.) to Dharapani (1860m.) and it takes about six hours.
Day 07: Trek from Dharapani to Chame (2670m.) which takes about five and half hours.
Day 08: Trek from Chame to Pisang (3100m.), which takes about five hours. With Lamjung Himal (6893m) sparkling in the morning sun, you set off for Pisang.
Day 09: Rest day in Pisang for acclimatizing.
Day 10: Trek from Pisang to Pisang Base Camp (4573m), which takes about five hours. overnight in the camp
Day 11: Trek from Pisang base camp to High camp (5030m), which takes about six hours. overnight in the camp.
Day 12: We do acclimatize here if we feel uncomfortable. If we feel well, we go for attempting the summit(6091m)
Day 13: Today, we ascent the summit ascent(6091m) and return to the Base Camp
Day 14: Trek from pisang peak base camp to Manang (3540m.) This takes about five and half hours.
Day 15: Trek from Manang, to thorong Phedi (4450m), which takes about six hours.
Day 16: Trek from Trong Phedi to Muktinath (3800m) via Thorong-La pass (5,416m), which takes about seven hours.
Day 17: Trek from Muktinath to Jomsom via Kagbeni(2895m.) which takes about five hours.
Day 18: Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara, which takes about 20 minutes.
Day 19: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist mini bus that takes about seven hours. You can also fly from Pokhara to Kathmandu which takes about 25 minutes .Overnight at Hotel
Day 20: Full Day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley (DurbarSquare, Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath & Pashupatinath) and Nepalese cultural program with farewell dinner in the evening.
Day 21: Final departure ,or alternative Join other activities
Elevation: 6091m (19,970ft)
Location: Annapurna Region
Coordinates: 28°38'53"N, 84°11'16"E
Climbing Season: spring (April, May) and autumn (October, November)
Trek Duration:15 days (typically)
Trek Type: Teahouse/camping
Group Size: 2 – 12
Climbing Route: Northeast ridge