Activities: Trekking Peak Climbing
Accommodation: Lodge and Tent Camp.
Transportation: By local or tourist bus, or Private car/jeep or flight
Best Season: Autumn and Spring.
Maximum Altitude: 5663 m
Duration: 21 days
Trip Grade: Strenuous Plus
Tent Peak Climbing is one of the trekking peaks in the Nepali Himalaya range. The peak has a nice central position in the popular Annapurna sanctuary. Tent peak offers an excellent occasion for fresh mountaineers looking to experience an expedition on a Himalayan peak. Besides providing a captivating climb glacier travel, face climbing and tip toeing on knife ridges, a climb on ‘Tent Peak’ offers an amazing Shangri-La of the entire Annapurna Sanctuary. Our route to this amazing expedition follows the North-West Ridge to the summit although the mountain has been climbed via the South-East Ridge as well as South-West face.
Tent Peak climbing is a tough challenge but the sense of reward and experience will stay with you forever. To find out more about this exciting expedition, make sure to contact us today!Some General Information:
Location: Annapurna, Nepal.
Reaching the summit, and spectacular view of Annapurna range.
Height: 5663 m (18579 ft.)
Mountain Range: Himalayas
First ascent: In1964 AD by Japanese group.
route for climbing: Snow ridge, ice climbing.
*Best season to climb: April-May, October- November.
Note: As per the decision of Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, mountains of the height less than 5800m will be promoted as trekking peaks and royalty fee has been waived for those peaks. Hence, the following peaks managed by Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA) are free of royalty fee from now on wards (2014 September 23rd).
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu, upon arrival airport pickup service. Welcome dinner with climbing guide and brief about the trip. Overnight Hotel.
Day 02: Full Day Tour Guided Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley and rest of the time for Trek Preparation. (B)
Day 03: Kathmandu to Pokhara by bus or flight (850m). Overnight at Hotel (B)
Day 04: Pokhara to Nayapul by car, and commence trek to Tikhedhunga (1577m). (B.L.D)
Day 05: Trek to Ghorepani (2855m) (B.L.D)
Day 06: Sunrise to Poon Hill 3hrs 3200m and trek to Tadapani (2595m) (B.L.D)
Day 07: Trek to Chomrung (1950m) (B.L.D)
Day 08: Trek to Dovan (2720m) (B.L.D)
Day 09: Trek to Machapuchre B.C (3700m) (B.L.D)
Day 10: Trek to Annapurna B.C (4130m) (B.L.D)
Day 11: Acclimatize day at Annapurna Base Camp (B.L.D)
Day 12: Trek to Tent Peak (Tharpu Chuli) Base Camp (4450m) (B.L.D)
Day 13: Climb to high camp (4800m) (B.L.D)
Day 14: Climb to summit and return back to base camp (4450m) (B.L.D)
Day 15: Trek to Machapuchhre B.C. (B.L.D)
Day 16: Trek to Dovan (B.L.D)
Day 17: Trek to Jhino danda (1600m) (Hot Spring) (B.L.D)
Day 18: Jhino danda to Tolka (1700m) (B.L.D)
Day 19: Trek to Phedi, Phedi to Pokhara by car. Overnight Hotel. (B)
Day 20: 7 hrs drive or 30 minutes fly to Kathmandu (1310m). Overnight Hotel. Rest of the time for shopping (B)
Day 21: Drive to Airport for Return flight. (B)