|30 Days||Local Hotel and Teahouse||Three time meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)||Hot water, tea, coffee and soup||7,126 m||Mount Himlung Expedition|
The trip commences from Kathmandu as you prepare for the expedition. Then, you get on a drive to Besisahar and follow with another drive to Koto. The entire trail is a part of the Annapurna Circuit Trek.
Further, the trek leads you to Meta village, which signals your entry into the Nar and Phu region. The trek heads north and then to Kyang. As you head past medieval archways, you reach Phu Gaon. Gradually, you ascend on arid trails to settle at the Himlung Base Camp.
Hereon, you will tread across snow and icy paths to the higher camps. The ascent period for the Himlung Himal will last for the next two weeks. Firstly, the climb continues through steep terrain and snowy slopes. Then, you head to the Camp I at 5450 meters.
Next, the technical aspects of the climb increase as you head to Camp II at 6000 meters. Finally, you climb past Camp III at 6350 meters and reach the top of Himlung Himal. Then, the return trip begins as you descend back to Phu Gaon. A descent across the Phu Valley, Kyang, Meta, and Koto villages to reach Besisahar to conclude the trip.
Although the expedition heads to a height of 7126 meters, there are many challenges on the way. So, the climbers will have to be in top physical shape and have enough training. Also, the spring and autumn seasons are ideal for the Himlung Expedition.
- Explore the northern parts of the Annapurna Conservation Area
- Visit the cultural heritage of the Nar Phu Valley
- Scale one of the least-visited mountains, Mt. Himlung (7126m)
DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION:Tribhuwan International Airport
DEPARTURE TIME:Please arrive at least 3 hours before the flight.
|INCLUDED|| 3 Nights Hotel accommodations in Kathmandu on BB Plan in 3 Star category |
1:1 Experienced private climbing Sherpa guide during trek and climb (Everest Summiteers).
1 Legion Officer from the Government and his insurance, Equipment, salary, food, and accommodation
Drive to Kathmandu – Besisahar – Kathmandu
All camping equipment like camp furniture (table, chairs), kitchenware, kitchen, dining, guest, shower and toilet tents in Advance Base Camp.
Three meals a day (BLD-tea-coffee) and twin sharing teahouse accommodation during the trek, freshly cooked 3 meals, tea or coffee by the Himalayan professional cook in Base Camp.
Baggage allowance for trekking up and down is 60kg: 40kg ratio per person.
Expedition royalty and climbing permit for climbing.
Wages, equipment, medical and accidental Insurances for Sherpa guide and other staffs
Required base camp and high altitude food for climbing member and all involved staffs
Required fixed and dynamic rope during climbing period
Emergency oxygen mask and regulator upon the requirement of guest with reliable charge
Each expedition member will have an individual tent in the HBC.
Solar panel for light and battery charger in Base Camp.
All tents for camp 1, 2, 3 and 4; Icefall charges First Aid medical kits for the Group and the staffs.
Free assistance service for cargo and duty clearance.
Our service charge and Government Taxes levied in Nepal.
Farewell Dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant with domestic culture show in Kathmandu.
|NOT INCLUDED||International flight |
Nepal Visa and cargo clearance
Extra porter if needs
Alcoholic products during trekking product
Emergency rescue services cost
Lunch and Dinner during your stay in Kathmandu (except for the farewell dinner)
Items of personal nature and laundry expensesExpenses of landlines, mobiles, walkie-talkies, satellite phone, and internet expenses.
Clothing, packing items or bags, personal medical kit, camera/video fees or trekking gears
Any extra expenses arising out of various/unforeseen situations like natural calamities, landslides, political disturbances, strikes, changes in Government regulations, etc.
Any additional staff other than specified
Rescue, repatriation, medicines, medical tests and hospitalization expenses
Medical and travel Insurance with helicopter search and rescue for a climber.
Summit bonus for the Sherpa after approaching the summit. (Minimum US$ 1000.00)
Special Permits for walkie-talkies & filming if a special camera
All personal climbing gears.
Nepal custom duty for import of expedition goods
Tips, gifts, souvenirs
Any other item not mentioned in the above cost includes