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Himlung Expedition 2021


Itinerary

Day 01 - Arrival in Kathmandu [1,350m/4,430ft]

Day 02 - In Kathmandu for official formalities and last minute preparation [1,350m/4,430ft]

Day 03 - Drive from Kathmandu to Jagat [1,300m/4,265ft]

Day 04 - Trek to Dharapani [1,860m/6,103ft]

Day 05 - Trek to Koto [2,600m/8,531ft]

Day 06 - Trek to Meta [3,625m/11,895ft]

Day 07 - Trek to Phu Gaon [4,100m/13,450ft]

Day 08 - Rest and Acclimatization day at Phu Gaon [4,100m/13,450ft]

Day 09 - Trek to Himlung Base Camp [4,850m/15,913ft]

Day 10 - Rest day at base camp

Day 11-24 - Climbing Days

- Puja ceremony at the base camp - Rotation of higher camps for acclimatization - Route fixing and establishment if required - Summit push depending on weather favourability - Clean up base camp after expedition - Camp I (5350m), Camp II (6000m), Camp III (6350m) & Summit (7126m)

Day 25 - Depart base camp and trek to Meta [3,625m/11,895ft]

Day 26 - Trek to Koto

Day 27 - Trek to Dharapani and drive to Besisahar

Day 28 - Drive to Kathmandu

Day 29 - In Kathmandu

Day 30 - International Departure

Trip Includes

  • Guided climb with 1:2 sherpa guide to climber ratio and 1:4 leader to client ratio
  • Nepalese government royalty fees for Himlung Expedition.
  • All expedition organizational requirements
  • Meals and accommodation at base camp and higher camps during expedition
  • 4 nights accommodation at Kathmandu Guest House with breakfast on deluxe room
  • Meals and accommodation during the trekking period
  • Individual tent at the base camp and more for your comfort
  • Twin sharing tent (North Face VE25 or similar) for higher camps
  • Satellite communication system at base camp but nominal charge for use
  • Radio set for communication between camps
  • Ground transfers as per mentioned in the itinerary on private vehicle
  • Staffs wages, allowances with their insurance
  • Common climbing equipment and route fixing gears
  • Comprehensive medical supplies with oxygen for emergency use
  • Porterage of climbing equipment up to base camp and back after the expedition
  • Liaison officer daily wages and fees
  • Applicable national park fees and local taxes

Trip Excludes

  • International airfare
  • Meals in Kathmandu
  • Custom for bringing any expedition goods
  • Nepal entry visa fees
  • Personal clothing and equipment
  • Insurance (Mandatory)
  • Gratuities for staff
  • Personal expenses