Aug 23 - Sep 6, 2018 | Change

Chulu East 6584 m trekking peak (15 days)
Annapurna Region, Nepal

climbing gear required

Highlights: Manang, Thorung La, and Muktinath

Difficulty: strenuous
Chulu East 6584 m
Starting at $1,506 usd
For 1 person -Guide & Permits
Includes guide and all required permits & entry fees
$40.02 /day per person for guide
+ $55 per person for guide's transport
+ $180 per person for guide's insurance
+ $510 per person for guide's extra costs

(climbing fees, rentals, ect)

+ $160 per person for permits

Teahouse lodging, food, & transportation paid separately.

Sherpana prices are based on group size. We refund you the difference if more people join your trek.
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Included Services
  • Permits Chulu East Permit, ACAP, and TIMS Card
  • Guide Guide's wages, food, lodging, insurance, and transport
Optional Services (Porter)
  • Porter Each porter may carry no more than 20 kg (44 lb). One porter is usually enough for 2 people's gear. Government required insurance covers the porter in case of an accident while on the trip.
    $20 per day per porter

    + $30 per porter for porter's insurance

Would you like to request a specific guide?

If you do not specify a guide, a request will be sent to all available guides (once a payment is made and the trek is confirmed). Once confirmed, you can choose from the guides who indicated that they would like to lead your trek, or ask us to recommend a guide.

Guide and permits only climb of Chulu East Trekking Peak. Climbing experience required. Climbing gear also required. At least one porter is also required. Clients should discuss with the guide to determine if more porters are required based on the total amount of gear.

Weather Conditions in August

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The peak of the monsoon is in early August and marks the wettest time of year. Be prepared for lots of rain and wet trails At higher altitudes, the weather is cool and damp. But the clouds are usually the most frustrating part of monsoon trekking. High altitude passes get lots of snow during the monsoon making some passes increasingly difficult to cross.

At a glance
On average there are 22 days with precipitation in August. The highest point on the trek is Chulu East Summit at 6584 m. During August, expect high temperatures of around -2.1°C (28°F) and lows down to -11.1°C (12°F) at Chulu East Summit.

Chulu East 6584 m Trekking peak
(Elevation Profile)

Extra rest days and overnights can be added once the itinerary is created. However any side trips must be added in this step before the itinerary is created.

Thu Aug 23 (day 1)

Kathmandu (1337 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about 29.4°C (85°F) and lows of about 20.4°C (69°F) in August.

Kathmandu
Private vehicle from Kathmandu to Jagat (Not Included)

Estimated cost: $200.00
Travel time: about 9 hours

Jagat (1290 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about 29.7°C (85°F) and lows of about 20.7°C (69°F) in August.

Fri Aug 24 (day 2)

Chamje (1410 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about 28.9°C (84°F) and lows of about 19.9°C (68°F) in August.

Chamje

Tal (1700 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about 27.2°C (81°F) and lows of about 18.2°C (65°F) in August.

Tal

Dharapani (1960 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about 25.6°C (78°F) and lows of about 16.6°C (62°F) in August.

Dharapani
Sat Aug 25 (day 3)

Chame (2710 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about 21.1°C (70°F) and lows of about 12.1°C (54°F) in August.

Chame
Sun Aug 26 (day 4)

Pisang (3240 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about 18.0°C (64°F) and lows of about 9.0°C (48°F) in August.

Pisang
Mon Aug 27 (day 5)

Manang (3540 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about 16.2°C (61°F) and lows of about 7.2°C (45°F) in August.

Manang

Yak Kharka (4020 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about 13.3°C (56°F) and lows of about 4.3°C (40°F) in August.

Yak Kharka
Tue Aug 28 (day 6)

Chulu East Base Camp (5140 m)

Acclimatize (client is responsible for providing staff's food on camping nights for guide and permit only treks)
Expect typical high termperatures of about 6.6°C (44°F) and lows of about -2.4°C (28°F) in August.

Wed Aug 29 (day 7)

Chulu East Base Camp (5140 m)

Thu Aug 30 (day 8)

Chule East High Camp (5600 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about 3.8°C (39°F) and lows of about -5.2°C (23°F) in August.

Chulu East Base Camp (5140 m)

Return to Base Camp or stay at High Camp depending on conditions.
Expect typical high termperatures of about 6.6°C (44°F) and lows of about -2.4°C (28°F) in August.

Fri Aug 31 (day 9)

Chulu East Base Camp (5140 m)

Sat Sep 1 (day 10)

Chulu East Summit (6584 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about -3.1°C (26°F) and lows of about -13.1°C (8°F) in September.

Chulu East Base Camp (5140 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about 5.6°C (42°F) and lows of about -4.4°C (24°F) in September.

Sun Sep 2 (day 11)

Manang (3540 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about 15.2°C (59°F) and lows of about 5.2°C (41°F) in September.

Manang
Mon Sep 3 (day 12)

Thorung Phedi (4540 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about 9.2°C (49°F) and lows of about -0.8°C (31°F) in September.

Thorung Phedi
Tue Sep 4 (day 13)

Thorung La (5416 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about 3.9°C (39°F) and lows of about -6.1°C (21°F) in September.

Thorung La

Muktinath (3800 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about 13.6°C (56°F) and lows of about 3.6°C (38°F) in September.

Muktinath
Wed Sep 5 (day 14)

Jomsom (2760 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about 19.8°C (68°F) and lows of about 9.8°C (50°F) in September.

Jomsom
Thu Sep 6 (day 15)
Flight from Jomsom to Pokhara (Not Included)

Estimated cost: $116.00
Travel time: 30 minutes

Pokhara (827 m)

Expect typical high termperatures of about 31.4°C (89°F) and lows of about 21.4°C (71°F) in September.

Pokhara
you can add extra rest days after the itinerary is created