Tent Peak Climbing - 18 Days

  • Duration: 18 Days
  • Difficulty: Strenuous
  • Group: 1 - 25 people
  • Max Altitude: 5,663m
  • Best Time Oct - Jun
  • Pick-up: Private Vehicle


  • Sightseeing around the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • The short scenic off-road drive from Pokhara to Siwai.
  • The traditional culture and real lifestyle of Magar and Gurung community.
  • The trail goes through the beautiful villages and colourful forests.
  • Explore the rare flora and fauna.
  • Visit the world-famous trekking route Annapurna base camp (4,136m).
  • Camping at a high altitude beyond the South Annapurna Glacier.
  • Up close view of the Machhapuchhre and Annapurna I.
  • Summit the delightful Tent Peak (5,669m) or Tharpu Chuli.
  • Get the perfect experience of challenge peaks and expedition.
  • Picturesque surrounding views of Annapurna range and huge glacier with icefalls zone.
  • Amazing sunrise view over the Himalayan and magical landscapes.
  • Relaxing in the hot springs at Jhinu Danda.

About Tent Peak Climbing

Tent Peak (5,663m) is the awesome and moderate trekking peak in the north-western region of Himalayan Nepal, it is a perfect experience for challenge peaks and mountaineering intending climbers. This famous trekking peak is also known as "Tharpu Chuli" which lies the closest part of massive Annapurna. The top of this peak looks like a shape of a Tent so that it is called Tent peak as well as this trekking peak combines delightful Annapurna base camp, where each year thousands of trekkers come to visit this place. Tent peak is relatively a low altitude peak which is 5,663 meters high above the sea level, it is not as challenging as the Mera Peak, Lobuche Peak, and Island Peak. This Peak climbs from the standard Northwest ridge of 'alpine PD grade' and crosses the glacier floor with rocks steeps then after pass the steep snow face, finally, you summit the Tent Peak "Tharpu Chuli", then be ready to see amazing mountain views of Annapurna I, Machhapuchhare (Fishtail Mountain), Baraha Sikhar, Annapurna South, Gangapurna, Annapurna III, Annapurna V, Khansari Kang, Tarke Kang, etc.

A thrilling experience Tent Peak climbing or Tharpu Chuli peak climbing are some steep and ridge climbing sections to success but the climbing route is very interesting where you will feel most joy. This trip is not only for Tent peak climbing, you can discover the beauty of nature and culture through the picturesque ethnic settlements of Gurung and Magar. The trek route follows the terraced farmland, traditional villages, paddy fields, uphill stone steps, gorge valley, peaceful landscapes, and walks through the dense lush forests of rhododendron, oak, and bamboo along the Modi River with enjoying the wide range flora and fauna. Tent peak climbing trip allures the climbers to enjoy the alpine challenge and takes the nearest zone of huge glaciers. This Annapurna base camp trek with Tent Peak Climbing is a great choice to get the greatest experience of trekking and peak climbing.

After sightseeing the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Kathmandu and Pokhara valley, you will start Tent Peak Climbing via ABC trekking route from Siwai. Then the trek leads us the beautiful villages of Chhomrong, Dobhan, and Deurali where you can explore the local lifestyle and diverse cultures. Likewise, the trail passes the pleasant scenery of the colourful forests, scattered countryside, and terraced lands to reach Annapurna base camp via Machhapuchre. The base camp offers excellent panoramic views of Annapurna range and alpine glacier valley. Tent Peak Climbing trip takes us from ABC to Tent Peak Base Camp and High camp then we set up our tent camp. Next day, early morning you will start to climb through the snow route, glacier valley, rocky steep, and snow steep ridge to summit the Tent Peak or Tharpu Chuli. Top of the peak provides surrounding peaks views with eight summits above 8000m, where you'll feel very exciting seeing the around the valley of Annapurna range. Finally, you return the same route to High Camp, Base Camp, Deurali, Bamboo, Jhinu Danda, and Siwai then drive back to Pokhara.


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You arrive at the airport, where one of our team members will pick you and transfer you to the hotel. You will check-in the hotel and get a small briefing regarding the day program. Later, in the late evening, you will meet with other team members over welcome dinner and stroll on the vibrant streets of Thamel.
  • Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • 1350m
  • Kathmandu

You wake up and have a delicious breakfast. You will then go on a guided sightseeing tour of UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Swayambhunath, Boudhnath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple, and Kathmandu Durbar Square. All of these places will show you Nepali art, architecture, and history. In the afternoon, you meet with the trekking peak guide, and he will brief you about the trail. You then arrange all the gears and necessary documents for trekking with your guide.

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • 1350m
  • Kathmandu
Our Trekking guide will come to pick you up the hotel at 6:30 in the morning. We start our journey by tourist bus at 7:30 from Kathmandu to Pokhara. Phewa Lake is a natural beauty gift for Pokhara, where we can see amazing Machapuchare and Annapurna at northside, Dhaulagiri at the west, and Manaslu in the east. Overnight we stay at the Lakeside Hotel.
  • Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • 850
  • Pokhara
After having a sweet breakfast at Pokhara Hotel, you will take 3 hours of drive to Siwai, which our trekking starting point. From here, you walk towards small villages, suspension bridge, meadows, yak pastures, and farmlands, then you ascent one an half hour from Jinu Danda to Chhomrong, similarly, the trail provides to enjoy vegetation, gorgeous waterfalls, and breathtaking snowy peaks. Today you stop at Chhomrong, it's beautiful Gurung community village, where you can get to see Fishtail, Annapurna South, and Hiunchuli.
  • Trekking Lodge
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 2170m
  • Chhomrong
After having breakfast, you descend following 2500 stone steps. Crossing a bridge over Chhomrong Khola, you ascend towards Sinuwa. From here, the trail goes through lush forest to Kuldihar. Further, you descend and reach Dobhan for a night stay.
  • Trekking Lodge
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 2600m
  • Dobhan
From Dobhan, the trail continues along dense & damp forest that involves a few steep parts as well. The trail will take you to Himalaya Hotel and open up with fantastic views of a glacial river. Further, the trail ascends through dense forest and reaches Hinku Cave. The trail then descends to a river and climbs to Deurali.
  • Trekking Lodge
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 3230m
  • Deurali
After having breakfast, ascend gradually towards Annapurna Base Camp. The trail will get steep at some point. Passing by Machhapuchhre Base Camp, you reach ABC. You get to see panoramic views of several Himalayan mountains throughout the day. Mountains like Annapurna range, Mt. Hiunchuli, Mt. Gangapurna, etc are visible.
  • Trekking Lodge
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 4136m
  • Annapurna Base Camp
Today early morning you will see amazing sunrise view over the massif Annapurna range. After having breakfast, you hike the nearest valley of Annapurna base camp. As well as your climbing guide will give some brief about glacial trail conditions, techniques climbing, and also give training of climbing gears such as ice axe, climbing boot with crampons, harness, jumar, and ascent and rappel down using ropes. Which can make the most comfortable to climb the summit. Overnight you stay at ABC lodge.
  • Trekking Lodge
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 4136m
  • Annapurna Base Camp
Leaving ABC behind, the trail goes along the Annapurna glaciers and pass over moraines. Passing the glacier zone can be difficult and climb up the hill to cross a bridge then you reach Tent Peak Base Camp. It offers wonderful glacier valley and up close Annapurna mountains. Overnight you stay at Tented Camp.
  • Tented Camp
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 4450m
  • Tent Peak Base Camp
From Peak Base Camp, you climb through the rocky steep and snow path to reach High Camp. Where you see the magical mountain views of Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Himchuli, and many others. Today is a short and easy climb. You do some acclimatizing exercise and take rest at the high camp. We will also plan for tomorrow summit and your climber leads brief some idea. Overnight you stay at tented camp.
  • Tented Camp
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 5000m
  • High Camp
Today early morning, you start the climb to Tent Peak which is a major destination of this trekking peak. After being ready, you climb rocky trail about 2 hours, then climb through the snow level, glacier path, and ices. Then you climb the steep slope of 70 degrees and use fix ropes to summit the Tent Peak (5663m) or Tharpu Chuli. Finally, your real adventure will be a success. You will catch the mesmerizing view of Annapurna range from the peak. After enjoying your fantastic moment at the top, you will be back the same route to base camp. Overnight you stay at tented camp.
  • Tented Camp
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 4450m
  • Base Camp
We don't say about Himalayan weather conditions and group members sickness, it can be any at the time, so this day can be required for us. Planned day for the Tent peak summit also can effect by favourable weather and our health condition, so this day is set aside as a contingency. If there is not any effect to summit the Tent peak this day is not necessary for us.
  • Tented Camp
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 4450m
  • Base Camp
After having breakfast at Base Camp descends to Annapurna Base Camp and Machapuchhre base camp with enjoying the exciting views of Himalayan range and surrounding landscapes. Then crosses the gorge valley along the river and descends through the lush forests to reach Bamboo. Overnight you stay at Bamboo trekking lodge.
  • Trekking Lodge
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 2340m
  • Bamboo
After breakfast, the trail descends to Kimrong Khola, then walk through the forests of bamboo, oak, and rhododendron. Similarly, you ascend to Chomrong village and descends to Jhinu Danda. Nearest of Jhinu danda, riverside has a natural hot spring, where you can make fresh your muscle. This night we spend our night at Jhinu Danda lodge.
  • Trekking Lodge
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 1780m
  • Jhinu Danda
After delicious breakfast with tea at Jhinu Danda, you will cross the long bridge and walk along the Mardi Khola. After 3 to 4 hours of walking you reach Siwai. From here, you take the short and scenic drive to Pokhara. In the evening, you are free to explore the bustling Lakeside Market and do boating on tranquil Fewa Lake.
  • Hotel
  • Breakfast/Lunch
  • 850m
  • Pokhara
After having breakfast at Pokhara Hotel, your guide leads to sightseeing around places of Pokhara valley. Pokhara is most popular for short adventure activities like paragliding, City tour, Ultralight flight, Bungee jumping, hot balloon, and many other activities. If you wanna short activities, then let know us, we make the most comfortable. Overnight you stay at Pokhara Hotel.
  • Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • 850m
  • Pokhara
Today, you will drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu. It will be a long scenic drive. After reaching Kathmandu, you head to the hotel. You will have the remaining day to you. You can visit monuments and do shopping. In the evening, you meet other team members over the farewell dinner.
  • Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • 1350m
  • Kathmandu
This adventurous journey comes to an end. You fly back to your home today. Our airport representative will drop you at the airport as per your flight departure time.


Himalayan Frozen Adventure will fully support your whole trip. Sometimes come these kinds of the problem; Weather conditions, health condition of a group member, and unexpected natural disasters. These conditions we make extra or rest day, which is not available in this itinerary but if you have time then it is possible to make more extra day at trekking and climbing. You have to pay a package for extra days.

Cost Details

  • Pick up and drop from Airport to Hotel to Airport by private vehicles.
  • Teahouse/Lodges/Camp tent accommodation during the trekking and climbing.
  • 2 nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara with breakfast.
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trekking and climbing.
  • All ground transportation on a comfortable private vehicle as per the itinerary.
  • Kathmandu – Pokhara - Kathmandu transfers by tourist bus.
  • full day Kathmandu Valley sightseeing with a guide.
  • The Himalayan experienced and knowledgeable English speaking trekking and climbing guides.
  • leader (6 trekkers: 1 assistant guide).
  • Porter service (2 trekkers/climbers: 1 porter).
  • Seasonal fresh fruits and Supplementary snacks.
  • Guide & Porter costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, food, and accommodation.
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
  • Down jacket and sleeping bag (to be returned after trip completion).
  • Himalayan Frozen Adventure bag/duffel bag, t-shirt, and trekking map are yours to take.
  • Group gears and supplies (ice screws, snow bars, and ropes).
  • Camping equipment (dining tent, kitchen tent, toilet tent, table chair, and kitchen utensils).
  • Tent Peak Permits and Annapurna trekking permits (ACAP, TIMS).
  • Appreciation of certificate after the successful climbing.
  • Tent peak climbing trail map.
  • All government, Local taxes/ vat and official Expenses.
  • Compressive first aid box.
  • Farewell Dinner.
  • Nepalese visa fee (15 days - $25-30, 30 days- $40-50 and 90 days- $100-110).
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu.
  • Excess baggage charges.
  • Extra Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu.
  • All soft and hard drinks.
  • Travel and rescue insurance.
  • Personal trekking and climbing equipments.
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.)
  • Personal clothing and gear.
  • Tips for guide, porter, and driver.

Departures & Dates

Himalayan Frozen Adventure is a responsible travel company in Nepal. Our all dates are 100% guaranteed if there no political unrest and natural disaster then. Is there not any error then you can use this date it's better for your trip.  We try our best to ensure this information.

Useful Information

Tent Peak Climbing Travel Insurance

Travel insurance is mandatory to have to join an adventurous trip in the Himalayas. It is for your safety. The travel insurance must cover things like illness, medical emergencies, accidents, death, trip cancellation, and loss of personal baggage & items. All costs for Emergency Evacuation must be paid in cash in Nepal unless an insurance company has agreed to pay all the cost on your behalf. Make sure that your travel insurance covers activities in the Himalayas if you are participating in them.

*Note: Foreigners are not allowed to purchase an insurance policy in Nepal. So make sure to purchase good travel insurance in your country, and it is your responsibility to check whether your insurance policy is adequate or not.

Tent Peak Climbing Accommodation

Tent Peak Climbing accommodations are Lodge, Teahouse, and Tent. Around Kathmandu and Pokhara, we can find a good facility with comfortable accommodation at the Hotel. Tent Peak Climbing, all accommodations are on a twin-shared basis. During the trek, Himalayan frozen Adventure will manage room with attached washrooms. In the teahouse, we have to share the toilet. Single room is available in Kathmandu, Pokhara, and the lower elevation trekking region but might be impossible to higher elevations. At the climbing area, we spend 3 nights at the tent with meals, where we can use natural preservation tent toilet.

  • 2 nights at Kathmandu hotel
  • 2 nights at Pokhara Hotel
  • 13 night at the lodge
  • 3 night at tent

Tent Peak Climbing Meals

At the Kathmandu have included only breakfast. During the Tent Peak Climbing, all meals will be provided. In the Annapurna region, we can enjoy Nepalese food with international cuisine like Tibetan, Continental, Indian, Tibetan, Italian, etc. Through the trek, we have breakfast/lunch at the teahouse and Dinner will be at the lodge. You can choices different kinds of breakfast, lunch, and dinner by the menu. During the climbing area, we provide the freshly-cooked food.

  • 2 days breakfast at Kathmandu
  • 2 days breakfast at Pokhara
  • 12 days all meals at the lodge
  • 3 days freshly-cooked food at the tent

Passport & Visa

A passport with at least six months of validity from the return date is mandatorily needed. You can get the Nepalese visa from the Nepalese Embassies or Consulate in your country. You can also get the Nepalese visa upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. Do know that there are few countries that have to apply for the Nepalese visa from their own country. Obtaining your visa is entirely your responsibility.

While booking, make sure to put full and correct passport information so that we can get all the necessary permits, tickets, and pay fees on your behalf. If you do not provide the correct information when you make your booking, we will not be able to make the necessary bookings on your behalf and cannot be held responsible.

Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS)

AMS or altitude sickness is one of the main risks while traversing in the high altitude. The main region behind getting AMS is when the body doesn't adjust to the lower level, and the result can be deadly. So it is very important to take proper measures on time. Gaining altitude with constant pace and proper acclimatization days will help reduce the chances of getting AMS.

Similarly, you also have to keep yourself hydrated during the trek, therefore, drink enough water and avoid alcoholic drinks as it dehydrates the body. If you are planning to trek in one of the adventurous trails of Nepal then do keep above things in your mind.

Symptoms of altitude sickness

  • Difficulty in sleeping
  • Dizziness or light-headedness
  • Fatigue
  • Headache
  • Loss of appetite
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Shortness of breath with exertion

Preventive measures

  • Include an adequate number of rest days in the itinerary
  • Keep yourself hydrated
  • Do not drink alcoholic beverages
  • Do not gain more than 500 meters in a day
  • Try to spend the night in lower altitude
  • Acclimatize properly at a lower altitude
  • Inform your guide immediately if any of the symptoms you see
  • Do not push yourself

Tent Peak Climbing Best season

The climatic condition of Nepal differs from place to place depending upon geographical regions. One can have warm and hot wear in the terai whereas can observe the chilling arctic-like weather in the Himalayas. Nepal’s weather is influenced by a maritime and continental factor and has four different seasons, Autumn (September to November), followed by Winter (December to February), Spring (March to May), and finally, there is Summer/Monsoon (June to August).

The best time to go on an adventurous journey in the Himalayas is in Spring (March to May) and Autumn (mid-September to November). These are the best times to go on any treks and climbing trips because of stable weather and a moderate climate. There is only one place in Nepal, where you can go trekking in even monsoon (July to mid-September) and that is Upper Dolpo. This region lies in the rain shadow of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges and therefore does not receive rainfall in the monsoon.

Autumn (September To November)

Autumn (September-November) is one of the perfect seasons to trekking with hiking in Himalayan Nepal, so thousands of trekkers choose these months. In fact, September, October, and November months are will be full of excellent atmosphere as well as beauty, enjoys your journey with joy and beauty. The Autumn season provides reference weather with clear magnificent mountains. The temperature is good than another season. September-November is a great time to express your adventure in Himalayan Nepal. It will also be free from natural disasters such as floods and landslides these months. It's the most famous season to goes high altitude area of Himalayan. 

Winter (November To March)

Winter (November-March) is also possible to trek in Himalayan Nepal, the weather condition is stable and the days are clear. December, January and February are the cold months in Nepal. Days temperatures are cool but the nights are much cold. During the winter trek is risk winds and colder temperatures. Above 3,000m altitude being usually snowfall and freezing. If you are looking for wonderful scenery, let choose the lower elevation trek in Nepal.

Spring (March To May)

Spring (March-May) is the second famous trekking season in Himalayan Nepal. March, April, and May is also a great option to mountain climbing and high altitude trek. At spring morning weather condition will be clear, but the afternoon sky covered by the cloud, and sometimes can be rain. You can get to see beautiful flowers like jasmine, pine, and rhododendron with wild flora. During the Spring, lower altitude trek is mildly warm and above 3,000m quite a moderate temperature. This season also best to express your adventure in Nepal.

Summer (June To August)

In the summer season, the trekkers are less crowded in the Himalayan region will be less. June, July and August are the main raining season in Nepal which involves monsoon. Bad weather can hamper travel, maybe some problems during the journey due to heavy rain. Some travelers prefer to travel at this time as this is also not an emergency period. The weather is hot and almost everyday rains. This season is better for the tour to Tibet and in Himalayan Nepal like Mustang, Dolpo region, and Nar-Phu valley because these regions are in the rain-shadow.

Trekking and climbing Equipment

Climbing and trekking equipment is the essential material used during the trip to the Himalayas, which is used on a daily basis. Without Climbing and trekking equipment, your trip may be unsuccessful so we request you please follow the list. If you have not time to buy in your country, so don't worry we can help to buy climbing and trekking equipment in Kathmandu. Himalayan Frozen Adventure Pvt.Ltd will make your precious time reference and entertainment.

Climbing and Trekking Equipment Lists

Personal Climbing Gears

  • Ice ax
  • Crampons
  • Harness
  • Tape slings (2)
  • Screwgate karabiners (2 locks, 2 unlock)
  • Descender/eight-figure
  • Plastic mountaineering boots
  • Ascender/Jhumar
  • Helmet

Group Climbing Gears

  • Snow bar
  • Rope
  • Ice hammer
  • Ice screw


  • Headlight
  • Sun hat
  • Warm hat and scarf


  • Face wipes and towels
  • Sunscreen +40
  • Sunglass


  • Waterproof & Snowproof Gloves
  • Lightweight gloves

Body clothing

  • Sleeping bag
  • Down jackets
  • Sport hiking t-shirts, preferably quick-drying
  • Fleece jacket and sweaters
  • Poncho and rain jacket
  • Socks preferably cotton –mix
  • Lightweight cotton trekking pants with folding option

Lists of Footwear

  • Water/Snowproof Trekking & Climbing Boots
  • Socks preferably cotton sports socks but take some extra pairs
  • Expedition Crampon (optional)

Essential gear

  • Day Backpack above the 30 L
  • Pack covers
  • Thermos Bottel- hard bottle that can be used for boiled drinking water

Water peals

  • Umbrella / Poncho
  • Walking pole if you need it
  • Thick Sleeping bag
  • Deodorant
  • Laundry soap
  • Antibacterial Gel
  • Toiletries
  • Toothbrush
  • Shampoo

Personal accessories

  • Cell phone
  • Watch
  • Camera
  • Money wallet with Money
  • Padlocks
  • Plastic bag
  • Sewing kit
  • Extra p photos and passport photocopies

First-aid Kit

  • Diamox (acetazolamide)
  • Lozenges
  • Elastic bandages
  • Moleskin
  • Cotton bandages and band-aids
  • Lancing needle
  • Antibiotic eye-drops
  • Thermometer
  • Sling
  • Paracetamol
  • Antiseptic antibacterial cream or solution
  • Painkillers
  • Anti-emetic for nausea (not at high altitude)
  • Loperamide to control diarrhea
  • Norfloxacin or Cipro to cure diarrhea, other infections
  • Oral rehydration salts

Himalayan Frozen Adventure Pvt. Ltd porter is available for (2 trekkers a porter) who will carry up to 30 kg at maximum; therefore, keep this in mind before you pack your bags!!!