Trip Highlights
  • Alpine style peak climbing in the center of the Annapurna
  • One of the brief and thrilling trekking peaks climbing in Nepal
  • Trek the spectacular Annapurna Sanctuary trek
  • Get to the edge of the mesmerizing Annapurna and Machhapuchhare
  • 3 week climbing adventure in Annapurna Nepal.

Tent Peak Climbing 5,663m, journey takes your steps straight opposite to one of the most reckoned peaks in Annapurnas known by the name of Machhapuchhare which is also known as fishtail, right in the middle of the incredible Annapurna sanctuary. Tent Peak which has also been introduced to the world by the name of Tharpu Chuli situated at an elevation of the 5663m proudly lies in the Annapurna Gorge. The Tent Peak Climbing route connects with the Annapurna Base Camp trails as per the Tent Peak climbing map. It has been given the name of Tent peak because of its shape and structure like that of a tent.

“A climbing venture of an easy nature led through the most beautiful route in the Annapurna, ultimately linking with the Annapurna Base Camp, which situates Tent Peak right at its heart”

What is so amazing about Tent Peak climbing?

The journey of this amazing 20 days Tent Peak climbing on the Annapurna Sanctuary embarks with an amazing scenic afternoon flight Pokhara leading to Kathmandu. With an ultimate goal of climbing the Tent Peak lying in the south of the Annapurna Base Camp, we will be moving through diverse blend of culture, ethnicities, lifestyle and nature. We will be enjoying our trek along with acclimatization as the utmost priority. One can take a moment to gasp with all the offering of amazing views of the majestic Dhaulagiri and the Annapurna Range while on this climbing venture. The trails of Tent Peak climb will be connected with that of Ghorepani, Chomrong and Tadapani leading ultimately to the Annapurna Base Camp. Once you are at Annapurna Base Camp, you spend some time acclimatizing before heading for next destination which is Tharpu Chuli Base Camp. Along the way, we will get to have joyous encounters with several small Gurung Villages which uphold the beauty of the region in its own manner. If luck spots us then we will be able to spot several wildlife species like Himalayan thar, Musk deer, Langur and some other animals in the Tent peak trekking and climbing adventure. Similarly, undertaking this amazing climbing venture will help you in gaining new ideas and outlook on mountaineering along with the thrill filled adventure of both trekking and climbing. You won’t be requiring any sort of previous mountaineering experience in order to under this adventure; with enough dedication you will find yourself proudly standing at the Tent peak elevation of 5,663 meters.

The overall beauty of the whole Annapurna region is beautify upheld by the Tent Peak Climbing adventure which is best undertaken in the Tent peak climbing season. Through the Tent Peak Summit, you will be able to discover the existence of Annapurna massive with a whole view of 363 degrees as the Tent Peak lies right in the center of the Annapurna sanctuary. The summit of the Tent peak will begin from the Tent Peak High Camp and will be carried out after enough acclimatization. It will indeed be an extremely fun and memorable trekking experience for any enthusiastic nomads.

Nepal Nomad is here to provide you with the best form of climbing and trekking experience that will be hard to find anywhere. So contact us at Nepal nomad, if you have any questions regarding the Tent peak Climbing. We will provide you with the best form of tailor made Tent Peak Climb itinerary if you wish for it.

Itinerary

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You will be Welcomed to Kathmandu once you reach airport. Our company men will be there for you to pick you and transfer you to your hotel. On your routine a pre - climbing briefing will be scheduled for the discussion of the climbing program. You can take a time and walk around the streets of Kathmandu Valley.

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

Today we will tour around Kathmandu Valley where we will be visiting the famous monkey temple that is Swayambhunath Stupa, Pashupatinath temple, Bouddhanath Stupa and Kathmandu Durbar Square. These places are listed in the world heritage sites of Nepal. Your tour guide will give you all the information regarding the places that you will be visiting.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

We will be talking morning flight to reach Pokhara. After a fantastic flight from Kathmandu, we will move to hotel and refresh ourselves. After some refreshment at hotel, we will visit different places of Pokhara and also relax at lake side restaurants.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with coffee/Tea
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Pokhara
  • Altitude: 850m

Today we drive from Pokhara to Tirkhedunga, it takes about 45 minutes. We at that point go down the slope to Birethanti dynamically after the Bhurungdi Khola bank to show up at the Tirkhedunga where we remain our medium-term there on the way.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with coffee/Tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Tirkhedunga
  • Altitude: 1525m

The way for now continues to the suspension bridge as the track passes a stream at the Bhurungdi Khola from Tirkhedunga. We rise to the Magars town which is enormous town of Ulleri (2070m). The track perfectly slanted with developed fields and pastures and the path is loaded up with the thick woodland of oak and rhododendron. At Nangethanti, we will stop there for a lunch. The way is canvassed with snow in the winter and afterward it is only an hour stroll to Ghorepani from Nangethanti.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with coffee/Tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Ghorepani
  • Altitude: 2855m

Today we hike up to the designation of Poon Hill in the early morning to the cultivated vantage point. Around 45 minutes of time and afterward you get the entire sight of the entrancing dawn with an exciting Himalaya sees which reaches out from Dhaulagiri (8167m) to Manaslu (8156m) both being the world's seventh and eight most elevated mountains. We are back in the camp and afterward we will have our warm breakfast. The start incorporates rhododendron woods to 3030m as you move along the edges. At that point we drop to the Deurali and afterward reach Banthanti for lunch. The way becomes delicate and afterward we climb to the Tadapani (2540m).

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with coffee/Tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Tadapani
  • Altitude: 2600m

From Tadapani, we will lead our path to Chhomrung which is regarded as the bottom of the gorgeous Himachuli village which includes a very long ascent to Modi Khola west bank where we will stay for the night.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with coffee/Tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Chhomrung
  • Altitude: 2210m

Out from the Chhomrung, we precede our trek through the Beautiful bamboo forest, rhododendron covered path and the mountain terrains which includes steep stone after passing the Chhomrung Khola. After passing through the Bamboo, Doyan and the Khuldigar we will be passing Modi Khola and ultimately reachthe Himalaya Hotel for our overnight stay.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with coffee/Tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Himalaya Hotel
  • Altitude: 2850m

We plan to reach the Machhapuchhare Base Campfrom where we will begin our uphill climb leading to a joyful descend on the gorgeous grassy path finally making us reach the Hinku Cave. It is going to be a six hours long trekking from the Himalaya Hotel.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with coffee/Tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Machhapuchhare Base Camp
  • Altitude: 3700m

On the tenth day, we head out of our Machhapuchhare Base Camp making our way through three hours of walking towards the Annapurna Base Camp. We will get our chances of enjoying scenic meadows, fertile farmlands and various Himalayan beauties.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with coffee/Tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Annapurna Base Camp
  • Altitude: 4130m

After having breakfast, from Annapurana Base camp we will head to trek to the Tent peak base camp. You can enjoy the astounding views of peaks from the base camp. We then spend our time on going to brief trek or resting.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with coffee/Tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Tent Peak Base Camp
  • Altitude: 4250m

Today we will use this day as training session, we get pre climbing trainings on the peak climbing techniques by our guides. We use climbing gears such as the crampons, ascender, climbing boots, ice axe. The training also comprises of the ropes for ascend and descend.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with coffee/Tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Tent Peak Base Camp
  • Altitude: 4250m

Today after morning breakfast, we get ready to hike and reach Tent peak high camp which has an altitude of about 5230m. From High camp you can see staggering view of the snow tops as Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Himchuli and other peaks.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with coffee/Tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: High Camp
  • Altitude: 5230m

Early morning we start ascend to the summit which is at the altitude of the 5850m. We hop on a rough path for around 2 hours and afterward we stroll on level snow for around 60 minutes, at that point get on a precarious slant of 70 degrees. We will use fix ropes to reach the summit and walk on an even path for around 30 minutes and summit the Tent Peak.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with coffee/Tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Base Camp
  • Altitude: 5850 m, 4250m

Today we will return to Annapurna base Camp from Tent peak Base camp. In the path, you see the awe inspiring perspectives on the delightful Himalayan pinnacles. We reach at base camp following two hours ceaseless trek. You can catch the unfathomable perspective on the south substance of Annapurna I.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with coffee/Tea
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Annapurna Base Camp
  • Altitude: 4130m

The morning is begun with an early awesome sunrise view from the superb mountains which is snowcapped and regardless of the amount we see them, we are rarely worn out or annoyed. We at that point go following right after us to Sinwa and the Bamboo

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with coffee/Tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Sinwa
  • Altitude: 2310m

Out from the Sinwa we go on the track to the Ghinu as we follow the path and afterward diving tenderly from the woods we will stroll over the wheat fields of the Modi Khola and the potatoes fields. We go for a 5 hours trek to the Tolkha as we go downhill. The trail encloses with the Modi Khola as we reach at the Tolkha after Landruk after crossing the stream at the suspension bridge. At Tolkha we stay for an overnight.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with coffee/Tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Tolkha
  • Altitude: 1710m

On day eighteen, we conduct a five hours trek to reach Pokhara all the way from Tolkha via Dhampus. It is going to be mostly downhill and fun as we slowly get closer to the conclusion of the whole tent peak climbing adventure.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with coffee/Tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Pokhara
  • Altitude: 850m

On day 19, we get up early in the morning to be ready for the arrival of your aircraft for the flight back to Kathmandu. We will meet at the airport and shall be transferred to hotel.

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

You can unwind until your departure or can initiate any additional trips that you might have booked. If you are departing, then you will be moved to the international airport for your return flight to home.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner 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.
  • Internal l flights from Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu for client and Trek Leader.
  • 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:

For tent peak climbing, the climber should have experience of mountain walking and should be physically fit and healthy. The climber should be ready to overcome all the obstacles and challenges that may arise during the process of climbing.

Pre-Trip Meeting:

Before starting the climbing package we arrange a meeting where all the details of peak climbing will be discussed more clearly and introduction with each other will be done completely.

Equipment Check List:

Some of the equipments necessary for the climbing teant peak are given below. It might also be some help to you regarding the equipments. The important note is that your trekking bag should not weight more than 20 kilograms.

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:

As for describing day to day, your Sherpa will bring your morning tea or coffee as per your wish to your room at 6:30 am where he or she will inform you to get ready for breakfast and other necessary things that you need to do before starting the hiking program. After having a breakfast, you will pack your bag and get ready for the trekking, where we will hike for 3 to 4 hours and stop at the point where we will be having lunch. After lunch you will continue for next 2 or 3 hours and stop at the lodges for a night stay.

Accommodation:

While at the Tent Peak Climbing, we cannot guarantee to give you that the lodges will be of full facilities. And the lodging options are limited. Nepal Nomad simply manages the simplistic family run lodges, with a large sociable central dining area and a cozy chimney burning fire. We also recommend you to use your own sleeping bags in the lodes and you may also have to share the bathrooms and access to the shower. These lodges do not have all the facilities but it gives you the essence of mountain people lifestyle.

Insurance:

Nepal Nomad's booking terms & conditions of joining Tent Peak ClimbingTrek 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:

Altitude sickness also known as Acute Mountain sickness occurs to those who cannot deal with the high elevation. For this reason we have prepared acclimatization so that there won’t be any sickness. The main symptoms that need to be noticed are headache, irregular breathing, dizziness, puffiness of fingers and glands. We also have prepared all the medical treatment for it. If it doesnot recovers thenwe will descend to lower altitude to for fast recovery.

Meals:

As mentioned in the itinerary we provide you three meals on full board basis. Every day dinner and breakfast will be placed lodge you spend over night but Lunch will be taken on your way to next village. Farewell dinner, breakfast and reception will be provided in Kathmandu.