Himlung Expedition - 41 Days

Duration: 42 Days   |  
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Strenuous
  • Style: Camping Trek
  • Transportation: Private Vehicle / Aeroplane
  • Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge + Camping
  • Group Size: 2+
  • Max Altitude: 7126m

Himlung Himal (7126m) lies between Nepal and Tibet border in the north side and the Manaslu and Annapurna grandly stands above the Tibetan community of Phu in the west region of Nepal. The region has been opened only in 2001 by the government of Nepal and from the time few expedition trips has been arranged in this region. 

Himlung Expedition starts after driving from Kathmandu to Besisahar taking around 6 hours, and after that we will walk via the Annapurna circuit path till Koto. Then, we will walk to the west to reach Dharmasala, followed by to Tibetan villages such as- Meta, Phugaon, Kyang etc and have local exploration. We will set up our Base Camp at an altitude of 4842m on a lush ground. Normally we will set three high camps before reaching the summit. We will put on Camp I at the altitude of 5,450m. Then Camp II at an elevation of 6,000m and the Camp 3 at the height of 6,350m. Besides, our Sherpas guides will help us set up a range of camps for well acclimatization and we endeavor to Summate Himlung Himal on a favorable day.

Himlung Expedition with Third Eye Adventure will offer you a chance to walk through remote villages of Nepal and Tibet border. Also, the route passes through high peaks, passes, narrow gullies, glaciers, forests, springs, rocks, Gompas as well as unique cultural settlements. You will get to see awesome mountain views of Nandadevi, Api Himal, Rajramba, Kappa Chuli Peak and several more. Passing two attractive Tibetan settlements- Nar and Phu will also be one of the memorable experiences.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01Arrive in Kathmandu
  • Day 02Kathmandu sightseeing and preparing for trek
  • Day 03Kathmandu to Besisahar (770m)
  • Day 04Trek to Ngadi
  • Day 05Trek to Jagat
  • Day 06Trek to Dharapani (1848m)
  • Day 07Dharapani to Koto
  • Day 08Koto to Dharmasala
  • Day 09Dharmasala to Kyang
  • Day 10Kyang to Phu Gaun
  • Day 11Phu Gaun - Himlung Base camp
  • Day 12Day 12-33: Climbing Period of Himlung Himal and return to Base camp
  • Day 13Day 34: Base Camp to Phugaun
  • Day 14Day 35: Phu Khola to Dharmasala
  • Day 15Day 36: Dharmashala to Koto
  • Day 16Day 37: Koto to Dharapani
  • Day 17Day 38: Dharapani to Jagat
  • Day 18Day 39: Jagat to Nadi
  • Day 19Day 40: Ngadi to Besisahar to Kathmandu
  • Day 20Day 41: Final Departure