Annapurna Expedition in Nepal – 57 days

Annapurna Expedition in Nepal – 57 days

Start Point

Kathmandu

End Point

Kathmandu

Duration

56N/57D

Grade

Hard

Max Altitude

Above 8000 meter

Meals

B+L+D

Accomodation

Hotel/Lodge

No. of Person

Min. 01 Pax

Per day walking

5-6 Hours

Transportation

Car or Flight

Best Season

Mar-May & Sep-Nov

Activity

Annapurna Expedition

Highlights

Summiting Annapurna: The primary highlight of the expedition is reaching the summit of Annapurna, one of the world’s highest and most challenging peaks. Standing at 8,091 meters (26,545 feet), conquering Annapurna is a remarkable achievement for mountaineers.

Diverse Climbing Routes: Annapurna offers various climbing routes, each with its own unique challenges and stunning vistas. The South Face route is the most commonly attempted, known for its technical difficulty and steep terrain. Other routes include the North Face and Northwest Ridge, offering different perspectives of the mountain.

Scenic Trekking Trails: Before attempting the summit, climbers typically trek through the picturesque Annapurna region, traversing diverse landscapes of lush forests, alpine meadows, and rugged terrain. The trekking route offers panoramic views of the Annapurna massif, Machapuchare (Fishtail), and other surrounding peaks.

Cultural Exploration: Along the trekking route, climbers have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the rich culture and traditions of the local communities, including the Gurungs, Magars, and Thakalis. Visit traditional villages, monasteries, and temples, gaining insights into the unique way of life in the Himalayas.

Annapurna Base Camp: Situated at an altitude of 4,130 meters (13,549 feet), Annapurna Base Camp serves as a vital acclimatization point and a spectacular vantage point for panoramic mountain views. Trekkers and climbers gather here to rest, acclimate, and prepare for the challenging ascent ahead.

Natural Beauty: The Annapurna region is renowned for its stunning natural beauty, including cascading waterfalls, turquoise lakes, and blooming rhododendron forests. Trekkers and climbers are treated to breathtaking scenery at every turn, with opportunities for photography and wildlife spotting.

Team Bonding: An Annapurna expedition fosters strong bonds and camaraderie among climbers, guides, and support staff. Teamwork is essential for success on the mountain, as climbers rely on each other for support, encouragement, and safety throughout the expedition.

Personal Achievement: Climbing Annapurna is a test of physical endurance, mental strength, and determination. The expedition pushes climbers to their limits, challenging them to overcome obstacles and achieve their goals. Summiting Annapurna is a deeply rewarding experience that instills a sense of pride and accomplishment.

Annapurna Expedition Overview

Annapurna Expedition is an enormous 55 km. long Himalayan massif which highest point Annapurna I, a stunning peak stands at 8,091m. making the 10th highest mountain in the world. It is located east of Kali Gandaki Gorge cut through the Himalaya by the Kali Gandaki River which separates from the Dhaulagiri Massif. Its glaciers on western and northwestern slopes drain into this gorge. It became the first 8000m. peak to be successfully clmbed in 1950 by Maurice Herzog and Luis Lachenal of a French expedition.

The third ascent in 1970 by Don Whillans and Dougal Haston members of a British expedition led by Chris Bonington is considered a very important ascent as they climbed the south face of Annapurna taking the very diffuclt route of climbing left pillar of south wall. Since then many new routes have been climbed: second ascent of summit 8051(little bit east from main summit) made in 1981 by Maciej Berbeka and Boguslaw Probulski via right south pillar, Reinhold Messner’s route from the north-west side(1985) and Kukuczka and Hajzer’s route on east ridge of east summit of Annapurna(8010) on October 1988. It is notable that the team comprised of all women climbed the peak in 1978. The Annapurnas are considered the world’s most dangerous mountains to climb due to the peaks prone to avalanches and the high rate of fatality.

Cost Details

  • What is Included
  • Equipment allowance, daily allowance & insurance for base camp staff ( sirdar, cook, kitchen boy and liaison officer )
  • Food and fuel at the base camp
  • All camping equipment at the base camp such as, member tent, dining tent, kitchen tent, chairs, tables.
  • Trek support for climbing members from Beni - base camp - Beni
  • Porters to carry loads from Beni - base camp - Beni
  • Royalty and peak permit
  • Airport arrival and departure
  • land transportation from Kathmandu – Beni - Kathmandu
  • Accommodation at 3 and 4 star hotels in Kathmandu before and after the expedition on BB plan
  • What is Excluded
  • High altitude food and fuel above base camp.
  • Climbing equipment, tents and personal equipment above base camp
  • Personal accident insurance and emergency rescue operation
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