Shishapangma Expedition

Trip Level
Moderate
Destination
Tibet
Max Altitude
4700m
Trip Duration
40 Days

Overview

Shishapangma is one of the least well known of the world's fourteen highest peaks. Sishanpangma is the least 8000m(26286ft) peak to be climbed and is the only one entirely within Tibet. Sishapangma is most visible and easily visited 8000 mete peaks; Shishapangma(Chi., Xixabangma) is known to the Nepalese as Gosainthan, a sacred abode of the Shiva. The first group of Mountaineers to attempt its summit was a huge Chinese expedition in 1994; they also built a road up to north base camp. The first expedition to attempt the mountain from the south was a British team in 1982. Now the mountain has become one of the most popular climbing peaks in Tibet. It is easy can drive up to the north base camp and it is one of the best peaks for climbing expedition. In the following Itinerary base from Lhasa fly continues to Shishapangma base camp and exit via Zhangmu so far we can also trip beginning from Zhangmu border for this you can just simply send us your inquiry form and we send you all details.


Detail Itinerary

Days 01: Arrival at Kathmandu. Transfer to hotel.

Days 02 to 04: in Kathmandu for Preparation. then a Nepalese sherpa team leaves to Kodari with expedition staffs and equipment.

Days 05: Fly to Lhasa (3750m).

Days 06: In Lhasa: visit Drepung, Sera monasteries (3750m) and Norbulingka Palace.

Days 07: In Lhasa: visit Potala, Jhokhang, and Barkhor street.

Days 09: In Lhasa: visit Ganden monasteries and back to Lhasa.

Days 10: Drive to Shigatse (3900m).

Days 11: Drive to New Tingri (4350m).

Days 12: Drive to Shishapangma Base camp (4700m).

Days 13-14: Shishapangma Basecamp.

Days 15: Base Camp to Advanced Basecamp.

Days 16: Advanced base camp.

Days 17-37: Climbing period.

Days 38: Drive back to Shisapangma base camp.

Days 39: Drive to Nyalam.

Days 40: Drive Nyalam to Kathmandu; transfer to the Hotel.

Departure Dates

No fixed departures.