Mt. Baruntse 7129m is situated on the lap of Mount. Everest and Mount Makalu in Barun national park. We follow the climbing route from Panch Pokhari known as Baruntse Base Camp 5200m to the South - East Ridge. The south - East Ridge of Baruntse is technically difficult to climb because of the steep and black rocks.
There are technical climbing sections of 50 degree hanging in prominent ice cliff with the risk of avalanche. Though climbers made successful ascent of this mountain in autumn season too, it has more chances to make successful ascent in spring season mostly.
Trip Summery in facts: Trip Title: Baruntse Expedition. Maximum Elevation: 7129m. Trip Duration: 35 Days Trekking & Climbing Level: 6-9 hours per day Mode of Operation: Tea house and camping twin basis in trek and after BC single tent. Best Season: Mar, Apr, May, Sept, Oct, Nov. Trip Grade: Moderate, Strenuous & Technical Climbing Group Size: Mini. 2 people to Maxi. 14 people.
Outline Itinerary: Baruntse Expedition Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu and transfer - hotel / welcome dinner Day 02: Prepare expedition for Baruntse- hotel Day 03: Briefing in tourism department - hotel Day 04: Fly to Lukla – Chutanga 3100m. lodge Day 05: Chutanga Zatra La -Thuli Kharka. lodge Day 06: Chatrarbu (Thuli Khark) – Kothey. lodge Day 07: Trek Kothey – Thangnak 4355m. lodge Day 08: Trek Thangnak – Khare village. lodge Day 09: Trek Khare – Mera Base Camp. camping Day 10: Trek Mera Base Camp 5415m.- Seto Pokhari. camping Day 11: Trek Seto Pokhari-Baruntse BC 5400m. camping Day 12 - 28: Climbing Baruntse 7129m. camping Day 29: Baruntse BC-Setopokhari. camping Day 30: Setopokhari-Mera La-Khare. lodge Day 31: Trek Khare to Kothey village. lodge Day 32: Trek Kothey to Chutanga. lodge Day 33: Trek Chutanga to Lukla. lodge Day 34: Fly to Kathmandu - hotel / fare well dinner Day 35: Transfer to airport for final departure
-4 nights 3 star hotel Kathmandu bed and breakfast
-Baruntse national park fee & climbing permit for Baruntse expedition
-Trekking food & accomodation in lodge till Khare
-Fully fresh meal at base camp for whole expedition period
-Climbing food-gas-stove above BC
-1 Climbing Sherpa = 2 climbers
-Climbing equipment main rope, fix rope, snow bar, ice crew, ice hammer, rock piton etc
-1 Base camp cook, cook helper, necessary porters
-Porter from Lukla - Baruntse base camp - Lukla
-Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu flight tickets with cargo 25 kg per pax.
-Equipment allowance - daily - allowance - liaison officer - staff
-Life, medical & heli rescue insurance for staff & liaison officer
-1 tent for 1 climber in BC & above BC for expedition north face /similar
-Mattress, dining tent, kitchen tent, toilet tent, table, chair for expedition
-Pick up and drop - Kathmandu (airport - hotel - airport) 2 times
-Solar panel for battery charging and lighting in B.C.
-Welcome dinner with Nepali song & dance in Kathmandu
-Walkie Talkie, satellite phone service (pay call) agency service charge
-Oxygen mask – regulator
-Garbage deposit $ 2000
-Expedition personal expenses
-Personal equipment for climbing
-Emergency rescue evacuation
-Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
-Bar and beverage bills
-Summit bonus 500 $ each for climbing Sherpa
-Tips & boxis according to your happiness and care of sherpas in mountain.