Tent Peak Climb – Annapurna Trekking Peak Climbing

Going for climbing Tent Peak is one of the most adventurous trips around the Annapurna region. Tent Peak, also known as Tharpu Chuli, is gaining popularity among mountain climbers. In this journey, you will trek through the Annapurna region and get to enjoy the mountainous beauty along the way. You will be reaching the Machhapuchhre Base Camp and then summit the Tent Peak and reach the height of 5,663m/18,575 ft. This adventurous journey will bring you across a number of peaks like Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Machhapuchhre, Hiunchuli, and many others. The walk along with the villages also gives you an amazing experience.

Climbing Tent Peak is relatively easier and you need not require previous climbing experience. Our guides will brief you on climbing techniques before scaling the peak. You will have to make use of climbing gears and ropes as you reach for the summit. This peak climbing will give you an exhilarating experience. If you are looking for some mountaineering experience you should definitely try this one out.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264 ft)
Day 2: Kathmandu valley sightseeing and trip preparation
Day 3: Kathmandu to Pokhara (823m/2,700ft): 6 hours drive
Day 4: Drive to Naya Pul and trek to Ghandruk (1940m/6360 ft): 5-6 hours trek
Day 5: Ghandruk to Chhomrong (2170m/7120ft): 6 hours trek
Day 6: Chhomrong to Dobhan (2,600m/8,530ft): 5-6 hours trek
Day 7: Dobhan to Deurali (3,230m/10,597ft): 3 hours trek
Day 8: Deurali to Machhapuchhre Base Camp (3700m/12135ft): 2 hours trek
Day 9: Acclimatization and pre climbing briefing
Day 10: Machhapuchhre Base Camp to Cave Camp (4,250m/13,943ft): 5-6 hours trek
Day 11: Cave Camp to High Camp (5,200m/17,056 ft): 4-5 hours trek
Day 12: Summit Tent Peak (Tharpu Chuli), return to high camp: 9-10 hours trek
Day 13: Tent Peak High Camp to Machhapuchhre Base Camp: 4-5 hours trek
Day 14: Machhapuchhre Base Camp to Bamboo (2310m/7575ft): 6-7 hours trek
Day 15: Bamboo to Jhinu Danda (1760m/5770 ft): 6-7 hours trek
Day 16: Jhinu Dada to Naya Pul, drive to Pokhara: 6 hours trek, 1-hour drive
Day 17: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu: 6 hours
Day 18: Final departure

Honey Hunting

Honey hunting is a very old tradition in Nepal, mainly in the central Himalayan region. You can witness the exceptional skills of the local hunters hanging themselves from high cliffs using bamboo ladders and ropes. This traditional practice is done in the lush hills of central Nepal twice a year. Therefore, this tour also occurs twice a year where you get to experience the unique way of honey hunting.

Honey hunting takes you to the beautiful village of Ghale Gaon. It is located to the east of the famous treks like ABC Trek and Ghorepani Poonhill Trek. Honey hunting is done Thaku Bhir where you can find local hanging on the cliffs with help of a bamboo ladder and homemade ropes. Furthermore, you also visit the Gurung heritage sites, gompas, and watch the surreal views of the Himalayas.

Firstly, you’ll arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport and drive to Besisahar via Prithvi Highway. Then, you’ll trek west towards Ghale Gaon through the forested trails. You’ll reach Ghale Gaon and stop by at one of the local homestays. You explore the local Gurung village and see the sunset and enjoy cultural dance in the evening. Further, you’ll trek to Bhujung which is the largest Gurung settlement in the entire country. You’ll rest in homestay and enjoy the typical Nepali dinner. Finally, you head to the hunting site, Thaku Bhir, the next day. You’ll stay in the camp and watch the beautiful cliffs filled with honey hives. Next, you’ll watch the locals hunt honey with utmost care and expertise. Lastly, you retrace your path to Besisahar via Bhujung and drive back to Kathmandu.

Autumn (September to November) and spring (March to May) are the seasons honey hunting is done in Nepal. Thus, these seasons also guarantee the best views. The trip is an easy one and a decent physical shape is enough to do the trip.

We, at Trek Central Nepal, provide you with comfortable transportation and nice lodging and dining during the trek. Moreover, we provide you with experienced guides and porters.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu / Transfer to Hotel
Day 02: Drive to Besishahar
Day 03: Trek to Ghalegaun
Day 04: Trek to Bhujung
Day 05: Trek to Thaku Bhir (Hunting Place): Camping
Day 06: Watch Honey Hunting: Camping
Day 08: Trek to Besisahar
Day 09: Drive to Kathmandu
Day 10: Departure day

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