In Nepal, every mountain has a story to tell. The stories can be snowy, bumpy, and even rocky, but never dull. Beside the Damodar Himal in Manang Valley, there are two Chulu peaks – Chulu East Peak and Chulu West Peak. Surrounded by the free-flowing Marsyangdi River, the Chulu East Peak lies to the south-east of Chulu West Peak. With its height at (6,584m), it isn’t the most intimidating of mountains. But it is one with a story to tell, a story that deserves your attention.
Chulu East Peak climbing package will acquaint you with a stunning backdrop of Annapurna Himal Range. The crimson hue of rhododendron forests and terraced meadows will enliven your trek further. Chulu East Peak climbing is one of the most exhilarating experiences on offer in the “forbidden kingdom” of Manang valley.
The summit is also known as a gateway to spectacular views of the Annapurna range, along with Manaslu (8163m), Dhaulagiri (8167m), and Tilicho (7134m) among many others. Another option, the Chulu Far East climbing is a relatively easy one at 6,059 meters.
Going back in time, a confirmed ascent of Chulu East dates back to 1979. Chulu East Peak climbing, with its same mesmerizing experience, remains a famous choice for an expedition. Although you can reach the summit within a week, we recommend dedicating a longer itinerary for a productive Chulu East Peak climbing.
Chulu East Peak climbing is truly something unforgettable. It’s safe to say that despite other exotic mountain peaks in Nepal with possibly greater challenges, the Chulu East Peak climbing adventure stands confident in a league of its own. This peak climbing package is not just famous for the expedition but serves as an intriguing peephole of the Manangi culture.
Here’s a quick walkthrough of your entire trip. Travelers claim “not knowing is part of the fun” when it comes to traveling. But it’s always better to keep informed of what comes next. Driving to Dharapani from Kathmandu, you’ll pass through beautiful villages like Chame, Pisang, and Ngawol village.
The trip is yet to get better. From Ngawol, the trail heads towards base camp and then climbs to the high camp of Chulu East. After the climb, we will make our way through Thorong La pass to Manang. On the way back to Jomsom, you can make a visit to the Muktinath temple.
It is highly likely that you will love every bit of this trekking experience. Skim through the major highlights of the tour or go through the detailed Chulu East Peak climbing itinerary to find out why.