Last Updated on January 11, 2022 by Alpha Adventure Treks
Thapa Peak Climbing is another name for Dhampus Peak Climbing. It is located between the Dhaulagiri and Annapurna mountain ranges. The Dhampus peak rises to the north-east of the vast Dhaulagiri Himalayan Range, and to the north-west of the lovely city of Pokhara. Climbers looking for a challenging trek should try Dhampus Peak Mountaineering. Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek paired with Dhampus Peak Climbing expedition is a less traveled and less challenging track than other peaks. As a result, this peak is accessible to beginners and climbers with limited peak climbing experience. During the journey, we will pass through two challenging snow-covered passes: French Pass (5360 meters) and Dhampus Pass (5200 meters).
Short Itinerary For Dhampus Peak Climbing:
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu (Altitude: 1350/4428 ft.)
Day 02: Cultural tour in Kathmandu and preparation day (Altitude: 1350/4428 ft
Day 03: Drive to Pokhara (Altitude: 823 m/2710 ft. Drive: 7/8 hrs.
Day 04: Drive to Beni/Tatopani (Altitude: 1689m/5570 ft. Drive: 2/2.30 hrs. Trek: 4/5 hrs
Day 05: Trek to Ghasa Altitude: 2010 m/ 6630 ft. Trek: 5-6 hrs
Day 06: Trek to Kalopani (Altitude: 2530m/8350 ft. Trek: 4/5 hrs
Day 07: Trek to Marpha (Altitude: 2670 m/ 8810 ft. Trek: 5-6 hrs.
Day 08: Trek to Yak Kharka (Altitude: 3680m/12145 ft. Trek: 5/6 hrs
Day 09: Acclimatization and Climbing Practice (Altitude: 3680m/12145 ft.
Day 10: Trek to Base Camp Altitude: 5100m/16728ft. Trek: 5/6 hrs.
Day 11: Climbing Practice (Altitude: 5100m/16728ft.
Day 12: Summit and Back to base camp (Altitude: 6012m/19840 ft. Trek: 7/8 hrs.
Day 13: Trek back to Yak kharka (Altitude: 3680m/12145 ft. Trek: 6/7 hrs.
Day 14: Trek to Jomsom (Altitude: 2670m/8757 ft. Trek: 5/6 hrs.
Day 15: Fly to Pokhara, leisure time (Altitude: 823 m/2691 ft. Flight: 20 minutes
Day 16: Drive back to Kathmandu (Altitude: 1350/4428 ft.
Day 17: Departure Transfer (Altitude: 1350/4428 ft.
Dhampus Peak Climbing FAQs
Dhampus is not considered as the hardest Peak cause any mountaineer with less experience or no experience can also climb this peak. This is one of the best peak climbing for the beginners.
The cost to climb Dhampus totally depends upon the Traveler and expenses chosen. The average cost can come up to $2450 per person for 15-18 days of trek.
Dhmapus peak is at an altitude of 6,012m above sea level.
The best season to climb Dhampus peak is Spring (March – May) and Autumn (September- November)
For summiting this peak, no technical skills are required; nonetheless, any experience trekking in the snow will be an advantage. Although no skills are required, physical and mental fitness are required to tackle the rigors of peak climbing.
Trekking in the Himalayan region can be complicated by natural and health challenges, resulting in changes in the itinerary for your own safety. If such an incident occurs during the trek, our professional guide, porters, and leader will safely transport you to the end point for evacuation, so please be friendly with your guide for more accomplishments and protections. Flights in the Himalayan region are frequently canceled due to bad weather, even during the best season, thus we advise our travelers to bring bags for additional days.
Our website offers as much information as possible about this trip, but if you like, we can tailor the itinerary to your preferences and preferred visit time. Feel free to write to us or you can even give us a call if you would like to discuss any aspect regarding the trip.