Shishapangma Expedition (8,027M)

Days 45

8,027M

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Hard

Shishapangma is the last of 8000m to be climbed. Shishapangma Expedition is considered one of the most straightforward 8000m. Shishapangma Expedition via the North-West Ridge, the success of summiting the peak is quite high. The base camp is situated at 5000m. which offers the spectacular views of the mountain and the ridge.

ABC is located at the glacier on the west side of the morarines at 5400m. After crossing snow pinnacles & headwall, Camp 1 is fixed at 6400m. on a broad plateau. After climbing snow slopes and the headwall to the Col.camp 2 is established at 7000m on a massive plateau.. Climbing a few stretches of steep and mostly easy snow leads to shoulder at 7400m. where Camp 3 can be established at rock-crowned flat buttress. Ascending fairly steep snow slopes and rock ridge to the solid snow reachesto the summit which offers the enchanting view of Everest, Lhotse, Cho Oyu and more.

Includes and excludes :

Includes:

All meals as specified for trek (breakfast, lunch, dinner with tea/coffee).
Arrival pick up & departure.
All internal local transport as per the itinerary.
Internal flights
All trekking arrangements including trekking permits, climbing permits, National Park entrance fees.
Accommodation in twin sharing local lodges or best available places for accommodation,
Trekking & Climbing leader & porter (salary, insurance, food, accommodation & other allowances).
Basic first aid kit is carried by your leader.
All hard ware gears
Fare well dinner after the trip

Excludes:

Kathmandu food lunch & dinner,
International flights to Kathmandu,
Tips for Porter, guide & other
Personal climbing gears and climbing boot, clothing & equipment
Personal expenditure, all bar bills, laundry, telephone calls, hot shower in the mountain region, mineral water, snacks, desserts.
Medical examination (if required) & vaccination costs
Optional trips. Charges incurred as a result of delays beyond our control
Visa fees & Travel insurance. Airport taxes
Meals or drinks except the 3 main meals specified in itinerary
Anything else not specified in the ‘included costs’ section above

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Itinerary breakdown

Shishapangma Expedition (8,027M)

ShishapangmaDay 01 : Arrive Kathmandu .

Day 02-04 : KTM for official formalities & other preparation.

Day 05 : Drive to Zangmu.

Day 06 : Drive to Nyalam.

Day 07 : Rest at Nyalam.

Day 08 : Drive to Shishapangma base camp.

Day 09-11 : Rest at Base Camp.

Day 12 : Trek to Advance Base Camp.

Day 13 : Rest at Advance Base Camp.

Day 14 – 38 : Climbing.

Day 39 : Advance Base Camp.

Day 40 : Base Camp.

Day 41 : Clean up the Base Camp.

Day 42 : Drive from Base Camp to Nyalam

Day 43 : Drive to Kathmandu .

Day 44 : Free day in Kathmandu .

Day 45 : Airport transfer for international flight

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