This is very beautiful and attractive peak in Manaslu region which is not so frequent as other usual peaks in Everest region and Annapurna region. We can make target for Larkya base camp from Dharmasala which is way to Larkya pass 5120m in classic trekking route of Manaslu region. The summit of Larkya peak 6249m offers to the climbers the best views of Manaslu peak more than 8000m, Manaslurange, Himlung Himal, Marshyandi valley, Budigandaki valley, Kangaroo valley, Ganesh Himal range, Annapurna range and other Tibetan mountain ranges. This peak is not so difficult to climb technically.
Trip Summery in facts:
Trip Title: Larke Peak Climbing
Maximum Elevation: 6249m
Walking Level: 5-7 hours per day.
Trip Duration: 24 Days
Mode of Operation: Tea House Lodge + Camping Trek.
Best Season: Mar, Apr, May & Sept, Oct, Nov.
Trip Grade: Moderate, Strenuous & Technical Climbing
Group Size: Minimum: 2 people to Maximum: 18 people
Outline Itinerary: Larke Peak Climbing
Day 01: Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu international airport 1300m, welcome by ART member and transfer to hotel 2 star. Bed and breakfast included.
Day 02: Free day in Kathmandu, formality for trekking and peak permits. Bed and breakfast included.
Day 03: Kathmandu to Arughat Bazaar (530m) by bus 6 hours. Overnight Tea house Lodge.
Day 04: Arughat trek to Soti Khola (1000m) 5 hours. Overnight Tea house Lodge.
Day 05: Soti Khola trek to Machha Khola (1,300m) 5 hours. Overnight Tea house Lodge.
Day 06: Machha Khola trek to Philim (1,600m) 5 hours. Overnight Tea house Lodge.
Day 07: Philim trek to Deng (1,800m) 5 hours.Overnight Tea house Lodge.
Day 08: Deng trek to Bagar (2,300m) 6 hours. Overnight Tea house Lodge.
Day 09: Bagar trek to Namrung (2,600m) 7 hours. Overnight Tea house Lodge.
Day 10: Namrung trek to Lhogaon (3,100m) 4 hours. Overnight Tea house Lodge.
Day 11: Lhogaun trek to Samagaon (3,450) 4 hours. Overnight Tea house Lodge.
Day 12: Samagaun trek to Samdu (3,900m ) 3 hours. Overnight Tea house Lodge.
Day 13: Samdu trek to Larke Glacier or Dharmasala (4470m) 4 hours. Overnight Tea house Lodge.
Day 14: Dharmasala trek to Base Camp 5200m 6 hours.Overnight camping.
Day 15: Base Camp-High Camp 5600m 4 hours. Overnight camping
Day 16: High Camp - Larke Peak Summit 6249m - Base Camp. Overnight camping
Day 17: Reserve day if weather problem during climbing period. Overnight camping.
Day 18: Larke Base Camp trek to Bhimthang (3,800m) via Larkya La pass (5106m) 9 hours. Overnight Tea house Lodge.
Day 19: Bhimthang trek to Tilje (2300m) 5 hours. Overnight Tean house Lodge.
Day 20: Tilje trek to Tal (1,707m) 6 hrs. Overnight Tean house Lodge.
Day 21: Tal trek to Jagat (1300m) 3 hours and Jagat to Besisahar by bus 2 hours. Overnight at tea house Lodge.
Day 22: Beshisahar (823m) to Kathmandu by bus 5 hours and transfer to hotel 2 star. Bed & breakfast included.
Day 23: Free day in Kathmandu hotel 2 star bed and breakfast included.
Day 24: Final departure.
-Kathmandu International airport & Kathmandu domestic airport - hotel transfers by private car or tourist mini bus according to group size.
-4 nights 2 star level hotel in Kathmandu breakfast & breakfast.
-Necessary formalities Trekking permits of Annapurna Conservation Area Project, Manaslu Conservation Area Project, TIMS (Trekkers Information Management System) and Larke Peak climbing permits.
-Accommodation in tea house lodge + tented camping in twin basis.
-Camping equipment: tents, mattress, kitchen tent, dinning tent, toilet tent, porter's tent, utensils, tables, chairs etc.
-Climbing equipment: main rope, fixed rope, snow bar, rock piton, ice crew etc.
-Food (breakfast, lunch & dinner with hot drinks) during the trek.
-Salary, insurance, transport, food and accommodation for climbing guide, cook and porters.
-Kathmandu to Arughat, Jagat to Besisahar, Besisahar to Kathmandu by bus.
-13 % VAT compulsory Nepal Government tax and other local taxes.
-Experienced & professional English speaking trekking, cook and climbing guide and porters.
-13 % VAT & 10 % service charge.
-Nepal visa fee 40 USD for a month. Nepal visa can be obtained at your country in Nepalese consulate office before arrival in Nepal or you can get Nepal visa after arrival in Kathmandu airport.
-International airfare to and from Kathmandu.
-Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain due to any reason than the scheduled itinerary.
-Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu city also in the case of early return from mountain than the scheduled itinerary
-Travel, Trekking and Helicopter Rescue insurance.
-Cold and alcoholic drinks
-Personal high altitude medicines, sleeping bags, first aid kits, equipment, gears, cloths etc.
-Personal expenses: phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge of camera or mobile and gas shower in mountain.
-Tips for climbing guide, cook and porters according to custom of trekking in Nepal
Member Personal Equipment:
S/No Particular Qty.
(01) Down suits 1
(02) Summit shoe 1
(03) Walking shoe 1
(04) Crampon 1
(05) Summit Glove (Mitten) 1
(06) Normal gloves 1
(07) Special sun glasses for snow.
(08) Iceaxe 1
(09) Harness 1
(10) Jumer 1
(11) Carapina (normal) 3
(12) Sleeping bag (-20 Degree Celsius ) 1
(13) Down filled Mattress 1
(14) Summit socks 1
(15) Normal socks 2
(16) Climbing bag (40 ltr) 1
(17) Safety Helmet 1
(18) Down jacket 1
(19) Down trouser 1
(20) 8 finger / descender 1
(21) Headlamp (Icon or Spot) 1
(22) Gore-tex jacket 1
(23) Gore-tex trouser 1
(24) Fleece jacket 1
(25) Fleece trouser 1
(26) Fleece liner gloves 3
(27) Screw Gate Carapina 1
(28) Balaclava (wind stopper) 1
(29) Thermos bottle 1
(30) Base layer (woolen) 1 (set)
(31) Water bottle normal 1
(32) Travel bag solid North Face/Quechua 60 liter 1