Dhampus Peak (6012m) is located to North-east of the gigantic Dhaulagiri massif. The peak is easy to climb. It does not require any technical climbing skills. This peak is the perfect spot from where you can get views of the awe-inspiring altitude variation between the Dhaulagiri and Annapurna ranges. You will get great close-up views of the Tukuche peak, Dhaulagiri I (8163m), Nilgiri (6940m), Sita Chuchura (6611m), Tukche Peak (6920m), Thorong Peak (6484m), Tilicho peak (7134m), Yakawa Kan (6482m), Mukut Himal (6639m), Puth Hiunchuli (7246m), Tangu Peak (6197m), Tsarste (6347m) and Hongde peak (6556m) during this expedition. Beautiful hamlets around the valley of Kaligandaki are explored. The route to Dhampus takes you from Kathmandu to Pokhara by bus. Then the trekking period begins, you will pass through several villages including: Tato Pani (2500m/8530ft), Marpha (2670m/8759ft). The caravan route goes through several traditional villages, rhododendron forests and crosses numerous passes with stunning views of the Himalaya.
Dhampus peak climbing route goes through the very attractive natural environment. Neatly terraced rice fields, colorful Rhododendron forest , artistic waterfalls, pristine Rivers and striking glimpse of the numerous beautiful white capped peaks always wins your heart. Moreover, route of Thorang peak goes through the villages of Different ethnic people so, during this journey you will get chance to known the unique culture and festivals of different ethnic people such as Gurung, Magar, Thakali and Buddhist The best season to go for this climbing expedition is Spring (Mar-May) and Autumn (mid Sep to Mid Nov). About thirty different peaks can be witnessed from the top of the peak, making it a unique vantage spot to take up mountain vistas.During Dhampus Peak climbing Trek to Everest view provides short peak climbing training if needed, experienced climbing guides, good accommodation and foods, well trained cooks and luxury camp during campaigning stay.
Outline Itinerary (Dhampus Peak)
Day 00 : Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative
Day 01 : Stay in Kathmandu for the official procedure and sightseeing
Day 02 : Drive to Pokhara 6-7 hrs
Day 03 : Drive to Tatopani 5 hrs
Day 04 : Trek to Ghansa 6 hrs
Day 05 : Trek to Tukuche 5/30 hrs
Day 06 : Ascent to first camp of Dhampus peak (4000m), 4/30 hrs
Day 07 : Ascent to second camp (4900m), 4 hrs
Day 08 : Ascent to highest camp (5200m) 3/30 hrs
Day 09 : Summit day (6012m)
Day 10 : Descent to second camp
Day 11 : Trek down to Tukuche, 6-7 hours
Day 12 : Trek to Jomsom, 5-6 hrs
Day 13 : Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara, 32 minutes
Day 14 : Drive Back to Kathmandu, 6-7 hrs
Day 00 : Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination
Itinerary can be make increase or decrease according to yours holidays in Nepal.
After this challenging Dhampus peak if you are interested for other activities like Jungle Safari, Rafting, Hiking or more Peak climbing in other region’s we can organize based on your desires and requirements.
Note: We would like to inform and assure you that we always follow the itinerary program but we might have to compel to change the itinerary due to bad weather, route condition and in any other unexpected situation compel in the field. We seek to request maximum flexibility for your safety while you are travelling in the Himalaya. There are also many other optional routes and programs which can be customized based on your interest. The cost will vary for the customized program. Please feel free to contact us for customized program.