Baruntse Expedition (7219 m)
Baruntse Expedition (7219 m)

Baruntse Expedition (7219 m)

Baruntse (7129m/23,390ft), situated in between Mount Everest and Mount Makalu is a moderately technical high altitude climb. This mountain in the eastern Nepal is surrounded by the world’s highest mountains and glaciers. The South - East Ridge route is difficult with requirements of technical skills of mountaineering because of being straightforward. There is hard section of 50 degree's angle with a prominent ice cliff to be climbed with the risk of avalanche.

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Trip Facts

Duration: 34 Days    |    Best Month: Spring / Autumn    |    Trip Grade: Expedition    |    Maximum Altitude: 7129 m    |    Starting Point: Lukla    |    End Point: Lukla    |    Mode of Travel: Flight In & Out    |    Number of Pax: 3+    |    Style of Trek: Camping

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Baruntse (7129m/23,390ft), situated in between Mount Everest and Mount Makalu is a moderately technical high altitude climb. This mountain in the eastern Nepal is surrounded by the world’s highest mountains and glaciers.

The South - East Ridge route is difficult with requirements of technical skills of mountaineering because of being straightforward. There is hard section of 50 degree's angle with a prominent ice cliff to be climbed with the risk of avalanche. The rewards of summit include spectacular views of Lhotse, Everest, and Makalu and so on. It is one of the few peaks of this height with a high rate of success of ascent along the normal route. The base camp of Baruntse is located near the Panch Pokhari at the height of 5200 m.

This expedition offers a remote experience, and a challenging and rewarding introduction to Himalayan Expedition climbing. Competent alpine ice-climbing technique on slopes to 50 degrees and experience climbing on mixed terrain with heavy packs and good basic mountaineering climbing skills are a must for climbing this mountain.

 

  1. Expedition Itinerary

    Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
    Day 02 - 03: Preparation for Expedition
    Day 04: Fly to Lukla (2840m) and trek to Puiyan (2800m)
    Day 05: Trek to Pangom (2800m)
    Day 06: Trek to Nashing Dingma (2,600m)
    Day 07: Trek to Chalem Kharka (3,600m)
    Day 08: Trek to Chunbu Kharka (4,200m)
    Day 09: Rest day
    Day 10: Trek to Hinku Valley Camp near Kote (3600m)
    Day 11: Trek to Tagnag (4400m)
    Day 12: Trek to Dig Kharka (4,650m)
    Day 13: Ascend to Khare (5,100m)
    Day 14: Cross the Mera La (5,400m) to Mera Peak base camp (5,300m)
    Day 15: Mera Base Camp trek to Seto Pokhari
    Day 16: Seto Pokhari trek to Baruntse Base Camp
    Day 17 - 26: Mt. Baruntse 7129m - Climbing Period
    Day 27: Baruntse Base Camp to Mera Base Camp
    Day 28: Trek back to Tagnag (4350m)
    Day 29: Trek to Kote
    Day 30: Trek to Thuli Kharka (4300m)
    Day 31: Trek to Lukla (2840m)
    Day 32: Fly Lukla to Kathmandu
    Day 33: Free day in Kathmandu
    Day 34: Transfer to airport for journey back home

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Departure Dates Trip Status Trip Status Price (PP) Single Supplement  
Sep 27 to Oct 30, 2018
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Trip Cost: US$10950/Person