Chulu Far East (6059 m, 19874 ft) climbing is also one of the popular expeditions in the Annapurna region. This peak has two different summits - the East Chulu which we are attempting and the - Chulu West. Chulu Far East was first ascended by the team of German expedition in 1955. This peak climbing is combined with Tilicho Lake (5200 m) which is said to be the highest lake in the world.
From the summit of the peak, you will be rewarded the views of different peaks such as Annapurna II(7937 m) and III (7555 m), Pisang peak (6091 m), Manaslu (8163 m), Gangapurna (7455 m) and Chulu West (6419 m) including the view of Himlung valley. Heading down, we will stop to savor the beautiful lake of the Annapurna region - Tilicho Lake. You will be heading all the way through the lush valleys, traditional villages of Gurung communities and some of the Gurung heritage sites like monasteries and museums etc. The path takes you to the off beaten trails from where we retrace to the beautiful and best scenic spot like Jomsom and Pokhara.
This trip begins from sightseeing the Kathmandu valley by visiting some of the main heritage sites. Next, we take a long scenic drive to Chame and the following day - we begin our trekking through the dense forests surrounded by mountains. Continuing our trekking for few days, we will be crossing some of the places of the Annapurna region and then reach Julu Khola where we will take full rest adapting the altitude. Then we head to Chulu Peak Base Camp - from where you get the stunning views of the Himalayas and especially the beautiful Pisang Peak can be closely spotted.
Next day we will be heading to the high camp. Next, we reach the summit of the Chulu East Peak. From the summit of this peak, you get the astonishing view of the Himalayan snowcapped peaks. Again continuing our trekking for few days - we reach the Tilicho Base Camp. Then we head to Tilicho Lake and pass the Mesokanta La Pass and reach Yak Kharka, then to Jomsom. From here we take an airstrip to Pokhara and after later drive to Kathmandu.
Best seasons to travel to this destination are in spring from mid - March to May and autumn from mid-September to November. This 20 days package trip will be your best adventure to experience summiting the easy and popular peak and savor the highest - Tilicho Lake. For more information or if you want to inquire further about this Chulu Far East Climbing with Tilicho Lake, please feel free to contact or email us.
Below we list our detailed itinerary for Chulu Far East Climbing with Tilicho Lake trek: