If you have missed Pisang Peak climb then you must mark it right away. Pisang Peak climb is an interesting journey to the Annapurna region that has a diverse ecosystem, flora, and fauna. The peak rises up from the Pisang village and yak pasture with the slope of ice and snow to the vertical summit. It offers good scope for close observation and climbing experience in the Himalayas of Nepal.
Commonly called Jong Ri, Pisang Peak has an elevation of 6091 m from the sea level. It lines in the northern part of Nepal between Annapurna I and Manaslu. In the Annapurna region, Pisang Peak Climb is famous for easy peak climbing. The peak figures nearly perfect pyramid of snow and ice. Pisang Peak comprises two base camp, one base camp at the elevation of 4380 meters to the north and High Camp 5400 meters to the South-West. This peak climb follows the delightful Annapurna Circuit trail surrounded by Annapurna massive and other high peaks. The trekking trail to the Pisang Peak has a presence of diverse cultures, ethnic groups, varied ecosystems, and amazing landscapes. The summit of the peak offers a spectacular sight of a majestic vista like Himlung 7216 meters, Manaslu 8163 meters, Khangaru 6981 meters, to the north. In addition, it offers Annapurna I 7937 meters and IV 7525 meters and Lamjung 6983 meters to the south and Gangapurna 7454 meters, Annapuran II 7555 meters and Tilicho Peak to the west to name a few.
Descending to Thorung Phedi 4550 meters and passing via Thorung La Pass 5416 meters to reach Muktinath and Jomsom is another exciting major part of this climb. Muktinath is a famous destination for Hindus and Buddhist pilgrimage.
Best season to climb Pisang Peak
Spring mid- March to May and autumn mid-September to November best season to climb the summit.
The temperature during autumn is moderate.
Mountain tends to be clear during these seasons and is the busiest climbing season of the year.
The height of monsoon months (mid-June-end of August) is unattainable.
Winter has a low temperature and very cold. However, it is a doable climb to an extreme adventure lover.
Summer invites a monsoon rain for several days resulting in landslides and avalanches.
Enjoy a Scenic adventure flight: Jomsom-Pokhara.
Explore Muktinath and Jomsom.
Explore the breathtaking landscapes, rich Buddhist culture, traditional villages, and striking visions of mountains on the Trans-Himalayan route.
Cross an inspiring Thorong LA Pass 5416m/17764ft.
Pisang Peak Summit at the elevation of 6091m/19983ft.
Excellent views of the gigantic vistas like Manaslu, Annapurna, Gangapurna, and Lamjung peaks and other smaller peaks.
Admirable trek in the Annapurna region trek.
Speculation into the remote regions of Nepal.
Day 1: Advent at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport. (1345 m/ 4411 ft.).
After you, advent at Tribhuvan International Airport our representative receives you and takes you to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Kathmandu valley exploration and preparation for the climb.
We take an early breakfast and mark our day to visit World Heritage sites of UNESCO in Kathmandu valley. Pashupatinath Temple, Basantapur Durbar, Swayambhunath, Boudhnath Stupa are some of the heritage sites rich in ancient art and architecture and have religious values. Later, we make our tools and equipment ready for the trek and climb to the Pisang Peak. Overnight at the hotel
Day 3: Drive to Chamje (1420 m// 5626 ft.). Duration: 8-9 hours.
The journey begins as we mark our drive to Chamje from Kathmandu. A drive takes us along Trishuli River and then Marsyangdi River through scenic hilly road. Overnight at the teahouse.
Day 4: Hike to Dharapani (1960 m/ 6430 ft.) from Chamje. Duration: 5-6 hours.
The hike starts from Chamje and follows the dense trail of rhododendron forest, terraced farmlands and enters to Manang region. We cross over the village of Tal and Karte and set our foot at Dharapani. Overnight at the teahouse.
Day 5: Hike to Chame (2710 m/ 8891 ft.) from Dharapani. Duration: 5-6 hours.
We travel through landslide affected areas as we leave Dharapani. Then, we cross the threshold, a village highly influenced by Tibetan culture and tradition and finally show up at Chame. It is the headquarter and main administrative center of the Manang district. From the center. It is the headquarter of the Manang district. We can have a magnificent view of Lamjung Himal and Annapurna II from Manang. Overnight at the teahouse.
Day 6: Hike to Upper Pisang (3700 m/ 12136 ft.) from Chame. Duration: 5-6 hours.
We leave Chame and mark a steep path through dense pine forest. As the trail continues, we find ourselves surrounded by huge mountain peaks. Overnight at the teahouse.
Day 7: Accommodation day.
Acclimatization is an essential issue. We stay at upper Pisang and make ourselves ready both physically and mentally. Further, we observe great surrounding peaks like Annapurna, Gangapurna, and Tilicho from the Pisang point. Overnight at the teahouse.
Day 8: Hike to Pisang Base Camp (4380 m/14370 ft.). Duration: 3-4 hours.
After we set ourselves both mentally and physically, we set our foot towards upper Pisang. The trail ascends through alpine vegetation leading us to pasture at 4380 meters. Overnight at the tented camp.
Day 9: Hike to Pisang High Camp (5400 m/17712 ft.). Duration: 3-4 hours.
After taking breakfast, we climb higher on the south-west ridge at the elevation of 5400 meters. As we come to Pisang High Camp, we set our tent and manage our climbing equipment for tomorrow climb to the summit of Pisang Peak. Overnight at the tented camp.
Day 10: Hike to the summit Pisang Peak (6091 m/19983 ft.) and back to the base camp. Duration: 7-8 hours.
We mark ourselves early at 1- 2 am for the climb to the summit of Pisang Peak. The hike follows a well-defined ridge that is steep and more technical. The climbing guide suggests to us regarding the proper use of ropes, ice axes, and other equipment. From the summit, we can have spellbinding views of Annapurna Himalayan ranges, Tilicho Peak and Glacier dome. With the success of the summit, we ascend back to the base camp. Overnight at the tented camp.
Day 11: Hike to Manang Valley (3450 m/ 11316 ft.). Duration: 5-6 hours.
The hike trails back to the Manang valley setting our foot over Pisang village, riverside and charming landscape. In the Manang valley, we explore their customs and culture. Overnight at the teahouse.
Day 12: Hike to Yak Kharka (4110 m/ 13484 ft.) Duration: 3-4 hours.
Leaving Manang valley behind, we follow the trails to the north and climb a stone wall to high pasture land. Then, we gradually descend in the direction to a suspension bridge over Ghyanchang Khola. From here, we have a moderate walk that leads us to Yak Kharka. Overnight at the teahouse.
Day 13: Hike to Thorung Phedi (5600 m/ 15002 ft.). Duration: 3-4 hours.
We set our foot to the trails that climb moderately at an easy gentleness to Ledar. From the Ledar, we descend to the direction of a wooden bridge over the Kone Khola. We then continue to climb and catch an easy trail that takes us to Thorung Phedi. Overnight at the teahouse.
Day 14: Hike via Thorung La pass (5416/ 17764 ft.) to Muktinath (3800 m/ 12467 ft.). Duration: 7- 8 hours.
Thorung La pass lines in the high elevation and is the highest pass in the world. Crossing over the Thorung La pass is a challenging hike. We mark our foot via undulating moraine to reach the pass. From the pass, we can have a mesmerizing view of the Annapurna mountain range and Mukut Himal bordering Dolpo. Then, we descend catching grassy meadows and reach sacred Hindu and Buddhist site Muktinath. Overnight at the teahouse.
Day 15: Hike to Jomsom (2670 m/8757 ft.). Duration: 5-6 hours.
We walk in the direction of Jharkot from Muktinath. The trail takes us to a small irrigation stream and Khingar. Then, we catch the road route that leads us to Jomsom. Overnight at the teahouse.
Day 16: Flight from Jomsom to Pokhara. Duration: 25 minutes.
We take early breakfast and make our way to Pokhara on a domestic flight. After reaching Pokhara, we explore Pokhara city which is one of the busiest tourist hubs. From, Pokhara we can have a dazzling view of Machhapuchre over Fewa Lake. Besides that, we mark our day at Pokhara to visit Mahendra Cave, Devi’s fall and Peace Pagoda Stupa. Overnight at hotel
Day 17: Drive to Kathmandu from Pokhara. Duration: 6-7 hours.Drive to Kathmandu frDrive to Kathmandu from Pokhara. Duration: 6-7 hours.om Pokhara. Duration: 6-7 hours.
We mark our drive via Prithivi Highway alongside the Trishuli River. The drive offers us several typical settlements, small valley, and cities, green scenery. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 18: Rest day at Kathmandu valley.
After the continuous trek, hike, and ride, we spend our time at Kathmandu valley taking rest and entering the Thamel for further entertainment. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 19: Departure to native destination via Tribhuvan Inernational Airport.
We have a farewell program and take you to the airport for your departure. We are positive about meeting next time.
Inclusion / Exclusion
Airport pick up and drop
3 Nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu (B/B-Twin sharing)
Katmandu to Dharapani Drive- Jomsom to pokhara via flight, pokhara to Kathmandu via flight
All necessary transportation expenses during the trekking & climbing
Climbing permit, national park, TIMS card and garbage disposal deposit
Climbing guide, cook, kitchen helpers & their daily wages, equipment, meal etc.
Tea house accommodation on full board plan (breakfast, lunch & dinner including hot drinks, tea/coffee)
Emergency medical rescue insurance for staff
Necessary cooking pot, PRIMUS power EPI gas burners, tents, high food, and general climbing gears (such as Rope, Ice Screw, snow Bar etc.)
First Aid medical kit and PAC bag
Sleeping bag and down jackets (as per demand)
Service fee and government taxes
Meal (Lunch and dinner) during your stay in Kathmandu and Pokhara
Laundry, alcohol, water, hot shower, battery charge and personal need
Costs incurred towards usage of landlines, cellular phone, walkie-talkies, satellite phones and internet
Rescues, repatriation, medicines, medical tests, and hospitalization expenses, Medical insurance