Mt Shishapangma (8,013 m) expedition is an idyllic climbing for those who are interested in climbing the less crowded peak. Mt. Shishapangma (8,013 m) is the 14th highest mountain peak in the world and it is the only 8000 meter peak which is entirely situated in Tibet. Mt. Shishapangma is five kilometer away from the border of Nepal in the South Central Tibet. Mt. Shishapangma (8,013 m)is the highest peak in the Jugal Himal range and borders bordering the Langtang Himal and often called the part of the Langtang Himal. This peak is situated towards the drier north of the Himalayan crest is on the dry north side of the Himalayan crest at lower terrain of Nepal. Due to its location the peak is less dramatic and contains relatively low vertical relief.
Mt. Shishapangma (8013m) expedition starts after we drive from Nylam town to the Base Camp at 5000m. From BC we climb up to the Advance Base Camp at (5400m.) with yak support. We climb through straight forward path to reach the Camp I.
Camp I: From Camp I at (6200m.) we climb up to Camp II through straight forward glacial path.
Camp II: from the Camp II at (6700m.) we climb up via steep snowy path and rocky gullies leading you up to the Camp III at (7400m.)
Camp III: From Camp III the path gets steeper up to 60 degree and the Ridge is narrow which directly takes you to the Central summit at (8007m.). From the Central summit the path is quiet demanding where you need to climb through the knife Edge sharp ridge which will lead you to the Main summit at (8013 m.)
Destination: MT. Shishapangma
Trek Mode: Camping
Max Elevation: 8013m
Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu (1,350 m.) Welcome program by Crown Himalaya Treks members and direct transfer hotel
Day 02: Free day for Kathmandu valley sightseeing and shopping.
Day 03: Prepare Tibet visa & expedition.
Day 04: We Drive to Zangmu (2,350 m-7708 ft). O/N at Hotel
Day 05: We Drive to Nyalam (3,750 m-12,300 ft). O/N at Guest House
Day 06: Here we take a day restfor acclimatization. O/N at Guest House
Day 07: Wedrive to Shishapangma Base Camp (4,950 m-16,23,6 ft)
Day 08: We take a day res at the Base Camp to acclimatize and preparing loads to ABC
Day 09: Continue the rest at Base Camp.
Day 10: Climb up to the advance base camp (5,540 m - 18,171 ft)
Day 11-37: Climbing Period
Day 38: We Trek back to base camp
Day 39: We drive to Nyalam. O/N at Guest House
Day 40: We drive to Kathmandu, transfer to Hotel
Day 41: Free day in Kathmandu. Evening farewell dinner in Typical Nepali Culture
Day 42: Departure from Kathmandu to your onward Destination.