MOUNT SHISHAPANGMA EXPEDITION 2019

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      Overview

      Shishapangma officially know as Xixiabangma is the 14 highest mountain in the world and lowest of eight-thousanders mountains.  The mountain has two summits, the commonly climbed Central summit is 8013m.
      The only 8,000m peak to lie entirely in Tibet, it lies close to Nepalese border, shrouded behind the great, but less high, border peaks of Langtang. Regarded as a ‘holy’ mountain local Tibetan, this peak names are Xixabangma, Gosainthan also.

      • 05 APRIL, DAY 01: Arrive in Kathmandu, transfer to hotel.
      • 06-07 APRIL, DAY 02-03: Visa application, briefing and preparation in Kathmandu.
      • 08 APRIL, DAY 04: FLY KATHMANDU TO LHASA, TRANSFER TO HOTEL
      • 09-10 APRIL, DAY 05-06: Sightseeing and acclimatization in Lhasa.
      • 11 APRIL, DAY 07: Drive to Shigatse
      • 12 APRIL, DAY 08: Drive to Segar
      • 13 APRIL, DAY 09: Drive to Shishapangma Base camp (4700m)
      • 14 APRIL, DAY 10-11: Rest day for acclimatization
      • 14 APRIL, DAY 12: Trek to Advance base Camp (5600m)
      • 15 APRIL, DAY 13: Preparation at ABC
      • 16 APRIL-10 MAY, DAY 14-38: CLIMBING PERIOD FOR SHISHAPANGMA MOUNTAIN
      • 11 MAY, DAY 39 : Base camp cleaning.
      • 12 MAY, DAY 40 : Trek back to Base camp
      • 13-14 MAY, DAY 41-42 : Drive back to Lhasa
      • 15 MAY, DAY 43 : Fly Lhasa to kathmandu
      • 16 MAY, DAY 44 : Rest and shopping in kathmandu
      • 17 MAY, DAY 45 : Expedition ends, farewell and departure
      • 23 AUG, DAY 01: Arrive in Kathmandu, transfer to hotel.
      • 24-25 AUG, DAY 02-03: Visa application, briefing and preparation in Kathmandu.
      • 26 AUG, DAY 04: FLY KATHMANDU TO LHASA, TRANSFER TO HOTEL
      • 27-28 AUG, DAY 05-06: Sightseeing and acclimatization in Lhasa.
      • 29 AUG, DAY 07: Drive to Shigatse
      • 30 AUG, DAY 08: Drive to Segar
      • 31 AUG, DAY 09: Drive to Shishapangma Base camp (4700m)
      • 01-02 SEP, DAY 10-11: Rest day for acclimatization
      • 03 SEP, DAY 12: Trek to Advance base Camp (5600m)
      • 04 SEP, DAY 13: Preparation at ABC
      • 05-29 SEP, DAY 14-38: CLIMBING PERIOD FOR SHISHAPANGMA MOUNTAIN
      • 30 SEP, DAY 39 : Base camp cleaning.
      • 01 OCT, DAY 40 : Trek back to Base camp
      • 02-03 OCT, DAY 41-42 : Drive back to Lhasa
      • 04 OCT, DAY 43 : Fly Lhasa to kathmandu
      • 05 OCT, DAY 44 : Rest and shopping in kathmandu
      • 06 OCT, DAY 45 : Expedition ends, farewell and departure

      Expedition Via Kerung

      • 08 APRIL, DAY 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
      • 09-10 APRIL, DAY 02-03 : Visa document application, preparation, briefing
      • 11 APRIL, DAY 04 : DRIVE FROM KATHMANDU TO SYPRUBESI 1460M
      • 12  APRIL, DAY 05 : Drive from Syprubesi to Kerung border 2000m. Immigration formalities for crossing border and drive to Kerung height 3200m.
      • 13  APRIL, DAY 06 : Drive from Kerung to Tingri 4340m to Chinese Base camp 4800m
      • 14-15  APRIL, DAY 07-08 : Rest day at Chinese base camp for acclimatization
      • 16  APRIL, DAY 09 : Trek from Chinese base camp to Middle camp 5220m
      • 17  APRIL, DAY 10 : Trek from Middle camp to Advance base camp 5400m
      • 18 APRIL-17 MAY, DAY 11-40 : CLIMBING PERIOD FOR MT. SHISAPANGMA 8012M
      • 18 MAY, DAY 41 : Trek to Middle camp and drive to Tingri
      • 19 MAY, DAY 42 : Drive from Tingri to Kerung border.
      • 20 MAY, DAY 43: IMMIGRATION FORMALITIES IN CHINA SIDE. THEN DRIVE TO KATHMANDU. LEAVE TIBET
      • 21 MAY, DAY 44 : Rest and shopping day in Kathmandu

        • All airport/hotel/airport transfers
        • 5 nights hotel (5 star, Annapurna or similar) in Kathmandu, bb plan
        • 4 nights hotel in Lhasa, bb plan
        • Flight kathmandu/Lhasa/Kathmandu
        • Accommodation in Tibet on full board basis (breakfast, lunch & dinner).
        • Shisapangma Expedition permit, Tibet visa & Tibet travel permit and all taxes
        • 50 Kg Expedition equipment luggage or barrel per climber is allowed till ABC
        • Necessary yaks for carrying equipment & loads
        • Food and fuels in the base camp for whole period
        • 1 tent per climber of North face or similar for Base Camp
        • Dining, Kitchen, Store tent, mattress and all camping facilities needed in BC
        • Experienced and professional staff at BC : Base camp manager, cook, kitchen boy
        • Liaisons officer and interpreter service
        • Equipment allowance, wages, life, medical & life, medical & rescue insurance for all Nepali members.
        • Emergency oxygen, mask & regulator at ABC (use and pay)
        • Immediate Rescue co-ordination (covered by your travel insurance)
        • All transportation as per itinerary
        • Group climbing equipment such as fixed rope, snow bar, ice screw etc.
        • Generator or solar panel for charging & lighting in Base camp
        • Gamow bag (Life saving device in case of altitude sickness) provided
        • Satellite phone on pay call basis (1min = $ 3)
        • Garbage deposit fee
        • Visa Extension fee
        • Welcome and farewell dinner
        • Agency service charge

        EXPEDITION COST EXCLUDES

        • International flight ticket, taxes and visas
        • Lunch & dinner, hotel after 5 nights in Kathmandu
        • Personal trekking & climbing equipment
        • All expenses of personal nature like bar bills, laundry, telephone etc.
        • Insurance for travel, accident, medical, emergency evacuation & lost baggage.
        • Applicable permit fee & custom fee for SAT phone, filming camera, communications – equipment (if brought)
        • Extra yak charge
        • Climbing Bonus & summit bonus for climbing Sherpa (if you use Sherpa), Tips for Base Camp Staff
        • Climbing Bonus & Summit bonus for climbing Sherpa (if you use Sherpa) : Camp 8300m. = USD 1000 & over 8300m. to summit = USD 500 = 1500 USD extra payable for climbing Sherpa on the spot.
        • All not mentioned in cost include part

      Accomodations

      Mardi Himal Peak

      Mardi Himal is the name given from long rising ridge and its summit from south-westerly lower slope of Mount Machhapuchhare or Fishtail. The area is much quieter and short colorful venture into the Annapurna region. The trail passes through patchwork valleys, dense mossy forests, raging rivers and waterfalls where you can stop to cool yourself. Around every corner is a tantalizing glimpse of the high mountains, whole horizons of which will be revealed to you as you reach the high points of your trek. Now lodges are built by friendly local making this trek as lodge/teahouse trekking. We’ll experience off the bitten eco-tourism and reach until high camp at 4,100m and get close views of 5 of the 14 highest mountains in the world.

      • 25 AUG, DAY 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
      • 26-27 AUG, DAY 02-03 : Visa document application, preparation, briefing
      • 28 AUG, DAY 04 : DRIVE FROM KATHMANDU TO SYPRUBESI 1460M
      • 29 AUG, DAY 05 : Drive from Syprubesi to Kerung border 2000m. Immigration formalities for crossing border and drive to Kerung height 3200m.
      • 30 AUG, DAY 06 : Drive from Kerung to Tingri 4340m to Chinese Base camp 4800m
      • 31 AUG, DAY 07-08 : Rest day at Chinese base camp for acclimatization
      • 01 SEP, DAY 09 : Trek from Chinese base camp to Middle camp 5220m
      • 02 SEP, DAY 10 : Trek from Middle camp to Advance base camp 5400m
      • 03 SEP-02 OCT, DAY 11-40 : CLIMBING PERIOD FOR MT. SHISAPANGMA 8012M
      • 03 OCT, DAY 41 : Trek to Middle camp and drive to Tingri
      • 04 OCT, DAY 42 : Drive from Tingri to Kerung border.
      • 05 OCT, 43: IMMIGRATION FORMALITIES IN CHINA SIDE. THEN DRIVE TO KATHMANDU. LEAVE TIBET
      • 06 OCT, DAY 44 : Rest and shopping day in Kathmandu
      • 07 OCT, DAY 45 : EXPEDITION ENDS, FAREWELL AND DEPARTURE
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