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Parchamo Peak (6,273 m) - 19 Days

Parchamo Peak (6,273 m)
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This region lies amidst Langtang range and Everest range. The major highlights of this trek are the captivating sights of both Mount Langtang and Mount Everest. The trekkers will be rewarded with the mesmerizing views of Majestic Mount Gauri Shanker (7134 m.).

This trek begins from Shigati, a small township near Charikot, an ten hours drive from Kathmandu. The trail following the path of River Tamakoshi on the way to Simigaon adds more thrills to the trek. The option of crossing Tashi Lapcha Pass (5755 m.) to go to Namche Bazaar of Everest region is an adventure of its own kind. In this trail the Glacial ALake Tsho Rolpa offers unforgettable experience.

Pachharmo peak (6273m) lies south of the Tesi Lapcha and, when seen from the pass the mountain is really attractive. It is a straightforward snow peak first climbed in 1955 along a well defined north-by-northwest ridge rising from a relatively flat, but crevassed, glacier that is still the main route to the summit. The Rolwaling valley is the main access to Pachharmo. You climb north-east of the icefall of Tesi Lapcha, setting up a high camp just below rock walls at 5,500m. From this camp you gain the ridge of Parcharmo, following it without much difficulty – but watching for crevasses which can cause problems near the summit. The approach trek to Pachharmo in the Rolwaling Himal leads through a region which has remained untouched by western civilization and groups of trekkers are not often seen, even in the peak trekking seasons. The scenery is outstanding, the route leads along beautiful river valleys before emerging in high alpine country and there are excellent views of Gaurisankar, Melungtse and many other great peaks. Crossing the Tashi Laptsa pass is really adventurous job.

Day 1
Day 1

Kathmandu by bus to Singati (950m.) and overnight Camp.

Day 2
Day 2

Trek from Shigati to Jagat (1440m.) and it takes about seven hours.

Day 3
Day 3

Trek from Jagat to Simigaon (2020m.) which takes about seven and half hours.

Day 4
Day 4

Trek from Simigaon to Daldung La (3976m.) and it takes about seven hours.

Day 5
Day 5

Trek from Daldung La to Beding (3690m.) which takes about seven and half hours.

Day 6
Day 6

Trek from Beding to Na (4180m.) and it takes about four hours.

Day 7
Day 7

Rest Day at Na for preparation for Ramdung Go (5930m.).

Day 8
Day 8

Trek from Na to Tso Rolpa Lake (4540m.)

Day 9
Day 9

Trek Tso Rolpa to Trakarding Glacier (4800m.)

Day 10
Day 10

Trek from Trakarding Glacier to Tashi Lapcha Pedi Camp (5755m.)

Day 11
Day 11

Climb from Tashi Lapcha Pedi to Tashi Lapcha Pass (5755m.) to Tashi Cape.

Day 12
Day 12

Rest at Tashi Cape.

Day 13
Day 13

Climb Parchamo (6, 273 m) and trek back to Ngole (5110m.) which takes about eleven hours.

Day 14
Day 14

Trek from Ngole to Thyomgbo (4350m.) and it takes about five hours.

Day 15
Day 15

Trek Thyomgbo to Thame (3820m.)

Day 16
Day 16

Trek Thame to Namche Bazaar (3440m.)

Day 17
Day 17

Rest day at Namche Bazaar.

Day 18
Day 18

Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2800m) and it takes about 6 hours.

Day 19
Day 19

Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu.

Cost Includes

  • Government licensed holder Climbing Guide
  • Experienced Cook and porters during trekking and climbing.
  • Climbing permit fee for Parchamo Peak
  • Sagarmatha National Park Fee.
  • Trekking Information Management System (TIMS) Card
  • Transportation by Bus from Kathmandu to Singati.
  • Flight ticket Lukla to Kathmandu for you and for our Guide and Porter.
  • Insurance for trekking crew (cook, guide and porters)
  • Mountain Medical Insurance for climbing guide, cook and porters.
  • All required equipment for trekking & climbing for Nepali Staff. kitchen tent, dining tent, and toilet tent
  • Accommodations in partly tea-houses and partly camping during trekking and climbing.
  • Meals (Breakfast, lunch and Dinner) during climbing period for 5 Days.
  • Airport pickup and drop off in private vehicle

Cost Excludes

  • Garbage disposal deposit US$ 500 fee for Peak climbing but this amount is refundable to you after your arrival from the trek.
  • Climbing equipment’s for you.
  • Mountain Medical rescue in the event of emergency for 6273m (Provided by your insurance company you can buy in your country)
  • 13 Night accommodation at Tea house for you during trekking.
  • Meals (Breakfast, lunch and Dinner) during trekking period for 13 Days.

Personal Trekking Equipment List

  • Lightweight walking boots, spare laces
  • Sleeping bag (You can rent from here)
  • Down Jacket (You can rent from here)
  • A rain proof jacket with hood or Punchoo
  • 2 pairs of loose fitting long shorts/skirts
  • 2 cotton T-shirts
  • Sun-hat
  • One pair of sandals
  • 2 pairs of thin and 2 pairs of thick woolen socks
  • Personal medical supplies (first aid kits)
  • Flash light
  • Toiletries with towels
  • Sunglasses
  • Suntan cream
  • Water bottle
  • Iodine for the purification of drinking water
  • Daypack
  • Rucksack
  • Things of your personal interest
  • Lip guard

Note: Please bring if you have good quality Sleeping bag & Down Jacket can be used for -10 °C or you can rent here.

Personal Climbing Equipment List

  • Seat Harness
  • Jumar
  • Helmet
  • Altimeter
  • Ice Axe
  • Crampons
  • Ice-screw
  • Gaiters
  • Locked and unlocked carabiner
  • Climbing boots
  • Pocket knife
  • Wollen gloves
  • Gloves(gore tex fabrics)
  • Wollen hat
  • Wollen socks
  • Windproof jacket
  • Windproof pant
  • Snow bar
  • Snow goggles(UV factor)
  • Sun cream(UV protection)
  • Head lamp
  • Tent
  • Mattresses
  • Rope
  • Rain gear
  • Ice hammer

You can also hire(rent) all the above mentioned climbing equipment from here in Kathmandu. Our climbing guide will help you to go one of the equipment stores and select necessary equipment.

Price From USD$2,495/person
2,495
Total $ 2,495 USD

Trip Facts

  • Shigati
  • Lukla
  • Hard
  • 5,930 m
  • Trekking
  • Tea House and Camp
  • Nepal
  • Rolwaling
  • Sep - Nov and Mar - May

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