Trip Highlights
  • Beautifully surrounded by the beautiful peaks such as the LangtangLirung, Langtang I and II, Shishapangma and the DorjeLakpa.
  • Head over to the peak climbing of the Baden Powell Peak.
  • We can get the mesmerizing sight of the Himalays where we reach at the Dhunche from the peaks like Annapurna’s, Ganesh, Manaslu and the other Langtang peaks.
  • Ascend to Lord Baden Powell Peak which is located in the Langtang region.
  • Visit the ancient monastery of the Kyangjin Gompa.

Baden Powell Peak Climbing is also known by the name of Urkema Peak situated at an elevation of 5718 meters. The climb once used to be renowned with the name of Lord Baden Powell Peak Climbing situated in the graciously incredible Langtang region. Shaped like a mushroom, Baden Powell Peak is indeed a breathtaking peak in terms of both its summit and its outlook. The amazing Baden Powell peak appears to be like AmaDablam6,812m when viewed from the South-West section.

“Gain one of the best forms of mountaineering experience nearest to the valley within numbered days”

Why Baden Powell?

The 15 days Baden Powell Peak Climbing places one all the way to the Langtang region within the Langtang National park which offers some of the best known floras and faunas. Throughout the whole Baden Powell Peak climb adventure, we will be passing through various tiny and cozy villages of Tibetans and the Sherpas. Their untouched essence of culture, tradition and homely beauty will certainly mesmerize you in a number of ways. However, in order to undertake this adventure, one requires having basic knowledge about the equipments that will come in use and have a level of dedication in order to feel the air at the top of 5,718 meters. Similarly, the Baden Powell Peak climb will be guided us by our Baden Powell Peak Climbing map which will be taking us through the various wonders of Langtang that is consumed by the Baden Powell route. The Baden Powell trek and climb consists no expense in terms of royalty and it indeed provides one of the best climbing experience in the region with minimum expense for a mountaineering adventure. Being named after the father of Scouts movement for Nepal, Baden Powell is unquestionably among the most renowned peaks in the Langtang region. While on this climbing adventure which actually begins from Syabrubesi, one is likely to be surrounded with the glorious snowcapped Himalayan peaks like LangtangLirung, Dorje Lakpa, Langtang I and Langtan II, Shisapangma and some others.

It will indeed be a very refreshing experience for any enthusiastic and eager adventurer seeking to climb glorious mountain within numbered days. If one undertakes this great venture within the Baden Powell climbing season, one is more likely to be thrilled and mesmerized as in comparison to other season. You will be able to explore not just a physical form of endeavor but all the other ethnical, cultural, lifestyle and traditional aspect of the region along with the local taste of foods. Langtang village being one of the most gracious villages in the region, offers you with warm welcome for all those sorts of explorations. Likewise, you will be welcomed with mesmerizingly fluttering prayer flags with the company of the mountain wind along with various decorations of Mani stones along the way. Dense forest will encounter you with its blooming rhododendrons if the adventure is undertaken in the spring season. Our ultimate climbing session begins after we reach the amazing Baden Powell Base Camp and then ends with our retracing steps back to Kyanjin Gompa. It is for sure going to be a marvelous and pride filled glorious adventure.

Nepal Nomad is here for any adventurer who seeks to go after their intense passion for adventure whether through a trek or climb. Contact Us for further more details through which you can be more clarified about the trip. If you wish, we can provide you with instantly prepared Baden Powell Peak climbing itinerary as per your choice.

Itinerary

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After you arrival in Kathmandu airport, our delegate with our office vehicle will be waiting. After you are moved to the inn, a notice will be forwarded about the pre-trek preparation on the trekking program. A delightful Nepali supper will be served in the afternoon as a part of Welcome Dinner.

  • Meals: Welcome dinner
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

Today you will spend your day visiting and observing the Kathmandu Valley. On this particular day, we explore around heritage sites. We will explore both Hindu temples and Buddhist stupas as well that are situated inside the Kathmandu valley being even listed in the world heritage site list.  

  • Meals: Breakfast with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

Heading out by transport to Syabru Besi, it takes around 9 hours to reach which gives a tremendous sight to the delightful Syabru Besi. Going through Dhunche, we head north out of the Kathmandu passing through beautiful slopes of Syabru Besi. We will be encased by the grand sights of the green slopes, porches, Langtang Himal and Ganesh Himal planning for our night stay in Syabru Besi.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Syabru Besi
  • Altitude: 2000m

It takes around 5 hrs to reach to the Lama Hotel where first and foremost we go through the Bhote Koshi River following the Langtang Khola. The way at that point continuously climbs to the Bamboo forest. Then we climb towards the Rimche and have evening lunch at the settlement. In the wake of trekking for around 45 minutes from the Rimche we at last reach at the Lama Hotel.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Lama Hotel
  • Altitude: 2748m

The way is extremely straightly formed today taking us about 2 hours to get to the Gomna passing through the oak and rhododendron woods and from that point we will go for a stroll with the tough way to the assignment of the Ghodatabela in about 60 minutes. At that point we go to the Thangsep town which has for the most part Tamang natives and we will at that point reach at the Langtang town where we will remain for a medium-term at the settlement at the Langtang.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Langtang village
  • Altitude: 3500m

Out from the Langtang town, today we will head towards the Kyanjin Gompa and it takes around 3 hrs to reach there. From the Kyangjing Gompa we find a workable pace wonderful sight of the Langtang Mountain go which involve the Langtang Lirung, Naya Khang, Ghanjala Himal and so on. We will remain on a medium-term at the settlement.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Kyangjing Gomba
  • Altitude: 3800m

On the seventh day of the trek, we will be hiking around the small peak situated at an elevation of 4500 meters. We will be encountering the jaw dropping views of sunrise over the Himalayas and get the proper view of the incredible Langtang valley. We will be moving past the beautiful monastery of Kyanjin Gompa and the rest of the time, we will be resting for acclimatization purpose. We will be staying overnight here at Kyanji Gompa surrounded by the majestic peaks like Langtang Ri, 7,205m, Dorje Lakpa, 6,966m, and many more.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Kyangjing Gomba
  • Altitude: 4500m

Today, we will be using the day for ascending of Tseko Ri at an altitude of 4844 meters. This will be our second day used for the acclimatization purpose. This hike to Tseko Ri rewards us with the amazing scenario of the Langtang Himalayas. Enjoying the incredible views of snow capped mountain peaks like Yala Peak, 5,510 meters, Shisha Pangma, 8,013 meters and many other peaks, we will be heading back to Kyanjin Gompa.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Tseko Ri
  • Altitude: 4844m

From Kyanjin Gompa, we will finally be heading towards Baden Powell Peak Base Camp which is situated at an elevation of 4987 meters. It is likely to take us about six hours to reach there. We will be making our way through the beautiful forest filled with rhododendrons. Various rocky trails are certain to fall on the way. We will be staying overnight on our camp at Baden Powell Peak Base Camp.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Baden Powell Peak Base Camp
  • Altitude: 4987m

On the 10th day, we summit the Baden Powell Peak with an early morning endeavor and reach an elevation of 5,825 meters and then on the same day, we will get back to the Base Camp and stay there for the night’s rest.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Baden Powell Peak Base Camp
  • Altitude: 5825m

After an early breakfast we then retrace our way back to the Kyangjing Gompa as we then descend to the spectacular sight of the peaks like the Shisapnagma, Langtang, Langshisha Ri and the Lirung where we will stay for an overnight here.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Kyangjin Gompa
  • Altitude: 3800m

Day twelve marches our steps towards Lama Hotel from Kyangjin Gompa after an early morning tasty breakfast. Situated at 2,420 meters of altitude, Lama Hotel is going to be the perfect destination for today’s rest and relaxation.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Lama Hotel
  • Altitude: 2420m

For the panoramic views of the green hills and the mountains, we shall head to the path which remains mesmerizing and broader through the villages of the Sherpa and the Tamang community. The beginning part of the hike leads descending to the Syabru Besi. We shall stay for an overnight here.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Syabru Besi
  • Altitude: 1462m

After an early breakfast, we begin our drive to the Kathmandu relishing the green sceneries with the vast foothills and the splendid vistas on the way. We shall drive to the Trishuli Bazaar which has bumpy road. We then access towards the well paved road to Kathmandu and stay overnight.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

The journey has come to an end with the peak climbing of the Baden Powell Scout as our head will move you to the international airport which takes about 3 hours just before the flight that is scheduled.

  • Meals: Breakfast with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

What's Included

  • 3 night's accommodations in Kathmandu on BB plan.
  • Everything on meals as specified for trek (breakfast, lunch, dinner).
  • All internal local transport as per the itinerary.
  • National Park entrance fees, trekking permits accommodation in twin sharing local basis lodges or best available places for accommodations, trek leader and porters-salary, insurance, food, accommodations and other allowances included in trekking arrangements.
  • · Basic first aid, Trek bag kit carried by your leader.
  • None of the single supplement is required in Kathmandu or in the mountain.
  • · Arrival Airport Pick and departure Drop.
  • Food (Kathmandu) - lunch and dinner, International flights from your home to home.
  • · Airport Taxes, car, taxi or van, Visa fees.
  • · Medical examination (if required) and vaccination costs.
  • Own Expenditure(Personal) , .all bar bills, laundry, telephone calls, hot shower in the mountain, mineral water, sweet deserts, we recommend bringing .water purifier and neutralizer tabulates to reduce your cost of traveling and to become responsible traveler.
  • Drinks or meals except 3 meals or not specified in the itinerary, Personal clothing and equipment, Travel insurance, Optional trips. Tipping in general for trek crew (driver, Trek leader and porter-tipping is not mandatory but expected).
  • • Charges sustained as a result of delays beyond Nepal Nomad's control. Anything not specified in the Cost Includes section.

USEFUL INFORMATION

Experience Required:

Climber should be physically fit and experience of mountain walking is required for the Baden Powel Climbing. To climb every peak is challenging so one should not only be prepared physically but also should be prepared mentally and should be ready to face nay difficult that may occur while climbing.

Pre-Trip Meeting:

Prior to starting our trip to the Baden Powel Climbing., we hold a meeting where we all will gather and response every questions and confusion related with the trip. Introduction will be also done so that we will comfortable during the trip.

Equipment Check List:

There are lots of equipment list that will be needed while climbing so we have created a list that might help you. And the important thing that you should remember is to keep your trekking bag not more than 20 kg and equipment should be also in minimum.

Head:-

For the head protection: Sun hat or scarf - Light balaclava or warm fleece hat - Sunglasses with UV protection.

Lower Body: -

Under Garments - Hiking shorts - Lightweight cotton long pants - Light weight hiking thermal bottoms - Fleece or wool pants – Waterproof trekking trousers -

Feet: - lightweight thin inner socks - Thick, warm wool hiking socks - Hiking boots with spare laces - Camp shoes – Gaiters (optional)

Upper Body:-

As for the upper body’s shirts – Hiking and light weight thermal tops - Fleece jacket or pullover - Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional) - Waterproof shell jacket - Down vest and/or jacket - Base layer shirts - Warm jacket (down)*

Hands: - gloves that are Lightweight - Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer.

Climbing Gears:-

Climbing Gears: - Crampons - Tape Slings - Ice Axe – Harness - Ice Hammer - Ice Screw - Screw-gate Karabiners – Eight Figure / Descender - Plastic Mountaineering Boots – Ascender / Jumar– Rope ( Main / Fix) - Snow-bar - Multi-Led Head Lamp

Accessories:-

Sleeping bag (comfort rated –10ºC)*- Sleeping bag liner - Head torch with spare bulbs and batteries - Small pad or combination.

Trekking Bags: - Large bag for keeping items dry inside trek bag, Daypack 250 to 30litres. - Thermarest sleeping pad - Water bottles - Water purification tablets.

Basic First Aid Kit: - Antiseptic cream, throat lozenges, diarrhoea treatment (Imodium), altitude (Diamox), painkillers, plasters and blister treatment, insect repellent, and re-hydration salts (Dioralite). Glucose tablets and multi-vitamin tablets are also a good idea.

Toiletries:- 1 medium sized quick drying towel - Tooth brush/paste - Multipurpose soap - Deodorants - Nail clippers - Face and body moisturizer - Feminine products - Small mirror - Wet wipes - toilet roll/Tissue Extras - Antibacterial hand wash

Luxuries - Binoculars - Reading book - Trip Map/Guide book - Trekking poles – Camera - Repair kit: needle, thread, duct tape.

A typical day:

Our regular day starts with morning coffee or tea at 6.30 am which will be brought by your Sherpa. After tea, you will have breakfast and pack your bags to go on a hiking. Our trekking hours at starting will be from three hours to four hours and we will stop for lunch that will be for an hour. After lunch we will continue our trekking for another two to three hours. Our trekking will be only five to eight hours a day, we won’t exaggerate ourselves. We will stay in a lodge for a dinner and spend our night with wonderful village peoples.

Accommodation:

While at the Balden Powel Climbing, one should not expect a good lodge because there are not good lodges due to the remoteness and only simple family lodges are available in the area. Nepal Nomad also try their best to manage simplistic family run lodges, with a large sociable central dining area and a cozy chimney burning fire. Despite the absence of services, these lodges unquestionably have a rural appeal, most are honored with terrific perspectives and being family run tasks, they offer an extraordinary understanding into the day by day life of the Mountain people.

Insurance:

Nepal Nomad's booking terms & conditions of joining Baden Powell Peak Climbing includes that you must be fully insured with medical, emergency rescue evacuations including trip cancellation insurance which should cover over 3000m to 6000m.

Altitude Sickness:

Itinerary of the Baden Powel Climbing is intended to guarantee that there is a lot of times for satisfactory happens because of acclimatization and instances of mountain ailment are uncommon. The regular Symptoms are migraines, sickness, sporadic breathing, sleep deprivation and the puffiness of fingers and organs. If it’s serious then we go back to lower altitude places for fast recovery.

Meals:

For meals we have already mentioned in the itinerary that three meals will be provided that is breakfast, lunch and dinner. Farewell dinner, breakfast and reception will be provided in Kathmandu.