Himlung Peak Climbing - 32 Days

Himlung peak climbing is a famous expedition destination in the Narphu valley. Narphu valley is a less trekked but a famous restricted trekking region of Nepal himalaya.

Broadly Himlung Peak is situated in the Annapurna Manaslu Region of Nepal. Among many peak climbing in Nepal Mount Himlung is an attractive climbing peak of Nepal. Himlung peak climbing takes us to the elevation of 7126 meters.

Because of the location of Himlung peak in the restricted region of trekking trail in Nepal. Trekking itself is a less explored and antique destination for nature explorers. Villages of Nar and Phu are living museum of the Nepali mountains.

Himlung peak climbing is close to the Tibetan border.

During the Himlung peak climbing, the climbers trek through glaciers, springs, remote villages and gullies. The trail will also offer to explore the culture and tradition of local community.

The mind-blowing views of kappa chuli peak, Nandadevi (7816 meters), API Himal (7132 meters), Kang Guru I (6981 meters) and many other mountains is appealing factor of Himlung peak climbing.

Himlung peak climbing can be an ideal for those climbers who love less-crowd trekking trail with peaceful expedition to the summit.

How to get to Himlung peak basecamp?

Initiation of Himlung Peak climbing is from Kathmandu. Which eventually takes you towards the Narphu valley circuit trekking route. Narphu valley is near to Annapurna circuit trekking trail. Annapurna circuit trek is also famous as Thorong la pass trek.

Drive from Kathmandu to Besisahar and from Besisahar to koto. From Koto, the climbers head towards north, following through the Marsyangdi River north towards Himlung.

Trekking trail till Himlung peak basecamp follows famous Narphu valley trekking route.

Himlung Peak Climbing – 32 days
Beautiful valley “Nar Phu”

During the trek, the trail offers to witness the beauty of snow capped Annapurna ranges, Mount Manaslu and Mount Machhapuchhre (fish tail). The trail will take the climbers to Phu gaun where they can explore the unique culture and lifestyle of local people. Phus gaon is famous as living museum where Tibetan people still stay in preserved cultural and traditional practice.

Following the trail from phu gaun, the climbers will trek to base camp and further high camps and to the summit of Mount Himlung.

How difficult is Himlung Peak Climbing?

In consideration to technicalities Mt. Himlung is quite easier to take you to this height.

Mount Himlung base camp is situated at an altitude of 4900 meters. Beside base camp, reaching to Mt. Himlung summit, the climbers have to cross through three higher camps which are located at an altitude of 5450 meters, 6000 meters and 6,350 meters respectively.

The final climbing route to Himlung summit contains icy and steepy. But our experienced guides will take care of these routes.

To reach to the summit of Himlung Peak and back to Himlung base camp, it normally takes 10 to 12 days for climbers.

Despite of being easy climbing peak, Himlung peak demands high level of physical fitness, basic knowledge to use climbing equipment’s and strong level of mental fitness.


Major Highlights of Himlung Peak Climbing

  • The Summit of Mount Himlung at 7126 meters
  • Scenic view of remote surrounding during the drive, trek and climb
  • Exploration of culture and lifestyle of restricted trekking region & various Gaun influenced by Tibetan
  • Magnificent view of snow-capped Manaslu, Annapurna and other peaks.
  • Trekking through Marsyangdi river
  • Exploration of glacier, springs, remote villages on the trail
  • Exploration of local monasteries at Phu Gaun


Day 1
Arrival to Kathmandu & Transfer to the Hotel (1380 meters)

Day 2
Kathmandu tour, Expedition briefing and preparing

Day 3
Drive from Kathmandu to Besisahar (760 meters)

Day 4
Drive from Besisahar to Koto (2600 meters)

Day 5
Trek from Koto to Meta (3560 meters), overnight at Camp

Day 6
Trek from Meta to Kyang (3840 meters), overnight at Camp

Day 7
Trek from Kyang to Phu Gaun (3900 meters), overnight at Camp

Day 8
Acclimatization day at Phu Gaun, overnight at Camp

Day 9
Trek from Trek from Phu Gaun to Himlung base camp (4900 meters)

Day 10
Day 10 to Day 25: Climbing Period: Base Camp to Himlung Summit (7126m) - Basecamp (4900 meters)

Day 11
Climbing period starts

Day 12
Climbing period

Day 13
Climbing period

Day 14
Climbing period

Day 15
Climbing period

Day 16
Climbing period

Day 17
Climbing period

Day 18
Climbing period

Day 19
Climbing period

Day 20
Climbing period

Day 21
Climbing period

Day 22
Climbing period

Day 23
Climbing period

Day 24
Climbing period

Day 25
Climbing period ends

Day 26
Trek from Base Camp to Phu Gaun (3900 meters), overnight at Camp

Day 27
Trek from Phu Gaun to Meta (3560 meters), overnight at Camp

Day 28
Trek from Meta to Koto (2600 meters)

Day 29
Drive from Koto to Besisahar (760 meters)

Day 30
Drive from Besisahar to Kathmandu & transfer to the Hotel (1380 meters)

Day 31
Shopping, rest and relax in Kathmandu City

Day 32
Transfer to International Airport for departure

Himlung Expedition Inclusions / Exclusions

Himlung peak climbing Cost Details: - General Inclusions

  • All your meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during both the trek & climb. Fresh fruit will be served every night after dinner
  • All accommodation during the trek & climb.
  • Climbing permit and all necessary paperwork’s (ACAP) entry permits & trekker`s information management system (TIMS).
  • Fluent English speaking and trained, Government licensed guide (climbing and trekking) including all his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport and insurance during the trekking.
  • Helpful porter with proper equipment
  • Insurance of climbing and trekking staff
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit). Oxygen saturation will be checked every day to make your trip safe and successful.
  • Group Climbing gears, camping equipment and necessary group safety outfits. All kitchen equipment, staff, climbing guide and his insurance.
  • Added Value - (1) Dawn sleeping bag, Dawn Jacket to be returned after the trek(2) Waterproof duffel Bag, Walking Poles, quick dry T-shirt, Cap - to take away(3) Oxymeter to check your oxygen saturation and Heart beat with medical kit box carried by Guide(4) Satellite Phone for extremely remote destination
  • Card fee for the online payable amount (during online payment)

Himlung peak climbing Cost Details: - General Exclusions

  • Food while you are in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • All the alcoholic and non-alcoholic hot and cold drinks. Tea with breakfast is included in the price.
  • Tips for the guide, porter and driver (tipping is expected).

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Himlung Peak Climbing

Trip Facts

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