1698 Canary Dr, Sunnyvale
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The expedition starts from Kathmandu to Pokhara by private bus and stay over night is Pokhara, then the next day drive goes to Dhampus, then the trek stars to Pathana, a little temperate region of forested hillsides such as; Magar and Gurung villages through where the trekking route of Annapurna South face of Expedition goes. As the team move higher altitude through the rhododendron woodlands, the views of Annapurna and mount Machhapuchhre are amazing sceneries and towards the Modi River, the greenery valley’s nice views are there on the way. On reaching Ghandruk, Tadapani & Kopra pasture, our campsite remains right below the Mt. Annapurna south face. Trails go tranquilly, with a spectacular highland experiences. We set up the Base Camp there for climbing to Mt. Annapurna South. After concluding the expedition the trek backs to Pokhara leads us via Ghorepani and Poon hill where you can envisage one of the most famous panoramic views of mount Annapurna and Dhaulagiri rage.
Annapurna South (also known as Annapurna Dakshin) was first climbed in 1964 by a Japanese expedition, via the North face. Also, Annapurna Dakshin was attempted by Italian team in 1988. The south face base camp is situated at 4000 meter & the advance base camp is on west bank of the glacier between Annapurna south & mount Himchuli. Climb up to the glacier is a little bit difficult gullies on all sides. The camp 1 is fixed at the 5000 meter. Camp-2 is fixed at 5970meter; and camp 3 is at 6400meter high. From Camp 3 the summit can be made.
For climbing Annapurna south seems easy from North East route of side and the base camp will be at Annapurna Sanctuary at 4300 meters.
18 April 2017 Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer hotel
19 April 2017 Day 02: Prepare - expedition Annapurna South
20 April 2017 Day 03: Expedition briefing tourism department
21 April 2017 Day 04: Drive to Pokhara and transfer to hotel
22 April 2017 Day 05: Drive Dhampus & trek to Pathana- lodge
23 April 2017 Day 06: Pathana, Ghandruk to New Bridge - lodge
24 April 2017 Day 07: Trek New bridge to Sinuwa Danda- lodge
25 April 2017 Day 08: Sinuwa Danda to Himalayan hotel lodge
26 April 2017 Day 09: Himalayan Hotel to Machapucherre B.C.
27 April 2017 Day 10: Macha. BC- Annapurna South BC-camp
28 April -17 May 2017 Day 11-30: Climbing Annapurna South 7,219m
18 May 2017 Day 31: Trek Annapurna South BC- Himalayan hotel
19 May 2017 Day 32: Himalayan Hotel - Chomorong village lodge
20 May 2017 Day 33: Chomorong village to Pathana lodge / hotel
21 May 2017 Day 34: Pathana to Dhampus, drive to Pokhara hotel
22 May 2017 Day 35: Drive to Kathmandu from Pokhara and hotel
23 May 2017 Day 35: Transfer hotel to airport for final departure
02 Persons, per person USD 10000
03 Persons, per person USD 9000
04 Persons, per person USD 8500
05-8 Person, per person USD 8000
9-12 Persons, per person USD 7000
13-15 Person, per person USD 6000
Sherpa Climbing Guide cost USD 2500