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Mt. Shishapangma Expedition

A straightforward climb and not technically demanding, an excellent mountain for climbers wanting to scale their first 8,000m peak with out taking much risk.

Mt Shishapangma 8012m was first climbed by H. Ching and Nine Climbers in 1664. it?s located in central Himalaya and lies totally inside the Tibet. To the east lies Mt Molamenchen, west Mt Xifeng and Mt Nandengri and to the northwest Mt Kangbochen.

Mt Shishapabgma, "the range above the grassy plain" was first climbed by the Chinese in 1964.

There are three distinct climbing routes on the Southwest face with several other logical possibilities on the West Ridge and East face.

Our itinerary that begin by driving into Tibet through Kordari, crossing the himalaya through gorges of Bhote Koshi. The drive is simply awesome!! and full of excitement, we'll arrive on the other side of Himalaya from Kathmandu to Nayalam on first day. We'll spend our nights in Nayalam relaxing and hiking the hills for acclimatizing.

From Nayalam, we begin our overland travel to Chinese base camp. After arrival at Chinese Base Camp, we'll rest, acclimatize and make the necessary climb preparations before making our ascent to advanced base camp. We'll cross through steep moraines to establish Camp 1 (6730m), which should take around 4 - 6 hours depending on weather conditions and how we're feeling. We'll traverse a ridge and ascend a 50m headwall to Camp 2 (7045m) - a hard day taking 6 - 7 hours. Our strong Sherpas will fix all ropes as require. We'll establish Camp 3 (7400m) on the southwest face, and the following day, set up for the summit. Depending on fitness, we'll be moving up and down the mountain several times, acclimatizing and stocking the higher camps.

It will require an extra push to reach the true summit peak on the far end of the high snowfield. Summit day, though long and arduous, will be well worth it when the highest peaks in the world are in view. ATE will promise to provide you one of the finest services in the industry through our excellent and professional Climbing sherpa with entire team members.

Day    Description
Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu (1350m.) and transfer to Hotel
Day 02: Preparing Expedition/visa for Tibet (Kathmandu)
Day 03: Preparing expedition ( Kathmandu )
Day 04: Drive to Kodari, Transfer to Zhangmu (2300M.)
Day 05: Drive Nylam 3750m. Over night at Hotel
Day 06: Nylam rest for acclimatization
Day 07: Drive to Chinese Base camp 5000m.
Day 08: Acclimatization at Base camp
Day 09: Prepare load for Advance Base Camp
Day 10-39: Trek to Middle Camp
Day 11: Trek to Advance Base Camp 5400m.
Day 12-36: Climbing Period Shishapangama
Day 37: Trek to Base Camp
Day 38: Drive Nyalam
Day 39: Drive to Zhangmu and Kathmandu
Day 40: Kathmandu
Day 41: Kathmandu
Day 42: Final Departure
Cost: Group join basis.
  • Per Person USD 7,500.00
  • Climbing Sherpa, Per Sherpa USD 3,200.00 (if required)
Per climbing Sherpa USD 2900.00

Cost includes:
  • - 5 Nights accomodation in Kathmandu with bed and Breakfast( 3 star).
  • - Itinerry A. Permit fee of Ama Dablam 6812m. Expedition
  • - Itinerary B Ama Dablam and Island Peak Permit
  • - Food for Trekking and expedition period
  • - Expedition crew: Base camp Guide, Cook, Cook helper
  • - Porters or Yak porter Lukla to Base camp and Base camp to Lukla
  • - Kathmandu -Lukla - Kathmandu flights with Cargo 50 KG per member
  • - Equipment allowance, daily allowance for Liaison officer, expedition crew
  • - Insurance for Nepalese expedition crew.
  • - 1 tent for 1 person for Expedition
  • - Mat, dining tent, Toilet tent, Mess tent, Store tent, Table and chairs trekking for the expedition
  • - Local transportation in Kathmandu (Airport-hotel-airport)
  • - Emergency Oxyzen, Mask and regulator
  • - Fare well din


Cost does not include:
  • - PERSONAL equipment for climbing and trekking
  • - Personal and medical Insurance of expedition
  • - Climbing food, Gas and stove above Base camp
  • - Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • - Emergency Rescue evacuation by helicopter incase needed
  • - Walki Takie permit and personal satellite phone permit
  • - Oxygen and Mask -regulator
  • - Personal expenses
  • - Bar Bills and beverage


Walkie-Talkie.
Extra yak, Per Yak's USD 120.00 will be charge till to 50 KG load.

Note: After the Expedition, Tipping system is well come for expedition crews from your generosity if you are happy with the staffs of the company. We wish you a happy and successful climbing.