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Highest access: 6584m (21,601ft)
First Ascent: Dick Isherwood & John Noble. May 1979
Co-ordinates: 28°44’09″N / 84°0’10″E
Location: Annapurna Region
Airport: TIA (Kathmandu)
Departure From: Kathmandu
Grade: Peu Difficile + (PD+)
Meals: B/L/D during the trekking and climbing period
Transportation: Car, jeep, mini bus, flight
Best season: Spring (April, May) and autumn (October, November)
Major Activity: Trekking/climbing
Culture: Gurung, Thakali and Bharman
Mode of Travel: Tea House/Camping
Climbing route: Northeast ridge
Himalayan sights: Annapurna, Gangapurna, Fishtail
Chulu East peak, situated at the height of (6584m/21,398ft) at the north of Annapurna
Himalayan range in manang district of Nepal, is one of the well-known trekking peaks in
western Himalaya. This challenging trip to Chulu East Climbing is combined with the
famous Annapurna circuit trek which includes the biggest pass of the world known as
Thorang-La Pass. Chulu East is part of the Chulurange, which consists of Chulu West
6429m, Chulu Far East 6029m and Chulu West 6584m. The Peak Chulu East provides
breathtaking views of Annapurna (I II, III and IV) Gangapurna, Glacier Dome, Dhaulagiri,
Tilicho Peak and Mt. Manaslu. Chulu Far East was first ascended in 1955 by a German
expedition via the Northeast Ridge. Chulu East was first ascended in the spring of 1979
by Dick Isherwood & John Noble via the Northeast Ridge. It forms an integral part of
Manang Himal combining both Chulu East and Chulu West Peaks. SA climbs are best in
the spring and autumn seasons.
Drive from Kathmandu to Besisahar (823m/2,700ft, 08hrs) Lodge accommodation.
Drive from Beshishahar to Dharapani (1860m/6,103ft, 06hrs) Lodge accommodation.
Trek from Dharapani to Chame (2670m/9,055ft, 05-06hrs) Lodge accommodation.
Treks from Chame to Upper Pisang (3100m/10170ft, 05 hrs) Lodge accommodation.
Trek from Upper Pisang to Braka(3800m/12,467ft, 05hrs) tea house accommodating
Trek from Barka to Ngwal(4100m/12,467ft, 04hrs) tea house accommodation.
Trek from Ngwal to Yak Kharka (4300m/14,107ft, 04hrs) tea house accommodation.
Trek from Yak Kharka to Chulu East Base Camp (4500m/14,763ft, 04hrs) Camping
Trek from Chulu Base Camp to High Camp (5400m/17,717ft, 04hrs) Camping
This is a buffer day. If the team needs to rest and acclimatize an extra day can be spent here. If everyone feels well, you can attempt a summit push (6584m/21,601ft) Camping
TSummit to Chulu East peak, return to Base Camp. Camping
Trek from Chulu Base Camp to Manang (3540m/11,614ft, 07hrs) Lodge accommodation.
Trek from Manang to Yak Kharka (4350m/14,272ft, 04hrs) Lodge accommodation.
Trek from Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi (4420m/14,501ft, 04hrs) Lodge accommodation.
Trek from Thorong Phedi to Muktinath (3850m/12,631ft, 07hrs) Thorong La Pass (5416m/17,770ft) Lodge accommodation.
Trek from Muktinath to Jomsom (2700m/8,858ft, 04hrs) Lodge accommodation.
Flight from Jomsom to Pokhara (950m/3,116ft, 17min) Hotel accommodation in Bed and Breakfast.
Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist bus that takes about
seven hours also you can take a flight which takes about 25 minutes,overnight at
Hotel.farewell dinner with culture program In the Evening.
Drop to airport for final departure, or alternatively join other programs.