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Start/End: Kathmandu to Kathmandu
Duration: 20 days
Difficulty: Hard to Strenuous
Maximum Elevation: 5,663m (Tharpu Chuli Summit)
Best Time: October - November and March - April
Tharpu Chuli is additionally referred to as Tent Peak due to its shape. The Chuli lies near Annapurna Base Camp at an altitude of 5663m. The bottom of this peak may be a short rehearsal of the stunningly beautiful Annapurna Sanctuary. It is a part of the ridge that extends south from Glacier Dome and includes another attractive and better 6501m Singu Chuli or Fluted Peak peak directly above it. The traditional route to the summit is comparatively easy, but there is another challenging climb for those eager to test their skills. Although this peak isn't as high as other trekking peaks, the summit offers a superb view of Annapurna I, Annapurna south, Annapurna III, Annapurna V, Machhapuchhare (Fishtail), Hiunchuli, Singu Chuli, and Gangapurna.
This trek is a superb start to the climbing career of any budding mountaineer and equally for trekkers wishing to feature an additional challenge to the most popular Annapurna Base Camp trek.
Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu. Met by our staff and transfer to hotel
Day 02 : Trek brief and administration. Kathmandu sightseeing
Day 03 : Fly or drive to Pokhara and transfers to hotel.(910m)
Day 04 : Drive to Nayapul and Trek to Tirkhedhunga(,1495m)
Day 05 : Trek to Ghorepani(2,850m)
Day 06 : Early morning hike to Poon Hill for sunrise views. Continue trek to Tadapani(2,520m)
Day 07 : Trek to Sinuwa Hill (2,310m)
Day 08 : Trek to Deurali (3,150m)
Day 09 : Trek to Machapuchare base camp (3700m) Day 10: Trek to Annapurna Base Camp(4,130m)
Day 11 : Allimatzation day
Day 12 : Trek to Tharpu Chuli base camp(4,840m)
Day 13 : Trek to high camp(5,160m)
Day 14 : Ascent of Tharpu Chuli and return to base camp
Day 15 : Trek to Bamboo
Day 16 : Trek to Jihnu Danda
Day 17 : Trek to Nayapul and drive back to Pokhara.
Day 18 : Fly back to Kathmandu
Day 19 : Lesiure day in Kathmandu.
Day 20 : Fly back home.
Highlights of Tharpu Chuli
- Ascend Tharpu Chuli peak at an elevation of 5663 meters above sea level
- Visit UNESCO-listed world heritage sites in Kathmandu valley
- Stunning mountain views of Annapurna I, Annapurna III and south, Baraha Shikhar, Hiunchuli, Khangsar Kang, and Tarke Kang
- Get to know about the tradition and culture of Tibetan Influenced locals
- Trek through various valleys, moraines, raging rivers, and waterfalls
- Walk along the marvelous landscape of Annapurna Conservation Area