Mt. Annapurna I Climbing Annapurna I (8091m) is located on the Annapurna massif of the Himalayas, in North-central Nepal. Annapurna I is the 10th highest mountain peak in the world. Annapurna is a Sanskrit name that can be translated as Goddess of the Harvests or more simply the Provider. The mountain has glaciers on its western and northwestern slopes, which drain into this gorge.
Four summits make up Annapurna with the entire massif forming a barrier on the northern side of the Pokhara Valley in Nepal. The main summit stands to the west of the Annapurna Sanctuary. The major peaks on the Annapurna range is Annapurna I (8091 meters high), Annapurna II (7937 meters), Annapurna III (7555 meters), Annapurna IV (7525 meters), Gangapurna (7455 meters) and Annapurna South (7219 meters)
The mountain was climbed by Maurice Herzog and L.Lachenal on June 3 1550 in first time. It takes a more 20 years to attempt this mountain again.Chris Bonington's team 1970 ascent of the South Face of Annapurna and Two American women, Irene Miller and Vira Komarkova, have reached the summit via the North Face in October 1978.
Climbing Itinerary A Total Of 40 Days
Day 1: Meet at Kathmandu Airport and transfer to hotel
Day 2: Sight-seeing of Kathmandu: Full day’s sightseeing in Kathmandu valley includes the Hindu temple complex at Pashupatinath (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) & the biggest Buddhist Stupa at Boudhanath. Also visit Monkey Temple the Swyambhunath (2000 years old temple) and visit Patan city of fine arts. Return to the hotel.
Day 3: Preparation official arrangement and climbing
Day 4: Kathmandu to Beni by bus
Day 5: Beni to Tatopani
Day 6: Tatopani to Ghasa
Day 7: Ghasa to Lete
Day 8: Lete to Dhulo Bukhing
Day 9: Dhulo Bukhing to Phang Base Camp
Day 10: Phang Base Camp to Annapurna I Base Camp
Day 11-28 : Climbing period of Annapurna I
Day 29 : Base Camp to Dhulo Bukhing
Day 30 : Base Camp to Dhulo Bukhing
Day 31 : Lete to Ghasa
Day 32 : Ghasa to Tatopani
Day 33 : Tatopani to Ghorepani
Day 34 : Ghorepani to Birethanti
Day 35 : Birethanti to Pokhara to Kathmandu by bus
Day 36 : Kathmandu free day, evening culture show with Nepali dinner, hotel
Day 37: Final departure, transfer to airport
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