Mt. Shishapangma Expedition

Associated With

International Climbing and Mountaineering Federation
International Climbing and Mountaineering Federation
Nepal Mountaineering Association
Nepal Mountaineering Association
Himalayan Rescue Association
Himalayan Rescue Association
The Union Of Asian Alpine Association
The Union Of Asian Alpine Association

Awards

International Olympic Committee
International Olympic Committee

We Have Worked With

National Geographic
CNN
Discovery Chhanel
History Channel

Associated With

International Climbing and Mountaineering Federation
International Climbing and Mountaineering Federation
Nepal Mountaineering Association
Nepal Mountaineering Association
Himalayan Rescue Association
Himalayan Rescue Association
The Union Of Asian Alpine Association
The Union Of Asian Alpine Association

Awards

International Olympic Committee
International Olympic Committee

We Have Worked With

National Geographic
CNN
Discovery Chhanel
History Channel
  • Very Hard

    42 Days 41 Nights

    Trip Code: ATT-159

  • Destination

    Tibet

  • Max Altitude

    8013 m

  • Activity

    Mountaineering Expedition

  • Technical Experience

    Advanced Skill

  • Accomodation

    Hotel/Lodge

  • Region

    Jugal(Tibet-China)

  • Trip Starts

    Kathmandu

  • Trip Ends

    Kathmandu

  • Camping around Mount Shishapangma
  • Mount Shishapangma
  • Mount Shishapangma
  • Camping around Mount Shishapangma
  • Mount Shishapangma
  • Mount Shishapangma

Mountain info

  • Height: 8013 m , 26282 ft
  • Location: Jugal(Tibet-China)
  • Range: Jugal
  • Rank: 14th Highest Eight Thousander
  • Latitude: 28*21'N
  • Longitude: 85*47'E
Difficulty Level

Very Hard

You need to be in good physical condition; be ready to walk up to 8 hours a day for consecutive days on rocky and icy terrain. Technical climbing Equipment is required.

Detailed Itinerary (Kyirong-Kyirong)

1Day 1
Arrive in Kathmandu, transfer to Hotel
Arrive in Kathmandu, transfer to Hotel
2Day 2 - 3
In Kathmandu for Tibet visa processing
In Kathmandu for Tibet visa processing.
4Day 4
Drive from Kathmandu to Rasuwa Ghadhi (1804m / 5918ft)
Drive from Kathmandu to Rasuwa Ghadhi (1804m / 5918ft) - O/N Guest House
5Day 5
Cross Border – Immigration and Custom formalities –drive to Kyirong (4114m-13498 ft)
Cross Border – Immigration and Custom formalities –drive to Kyirong (4114m-13498 ft) - O/N Guest House
6Day 6
Rest day in Kyirong for acclimatization- O/N Guest House
Rest day in Kyirong for acclimatization- O/N Guest House
7Day 7
Drive to Shispangma Base Camp (4900m-16,072ft)
Drive to Shispangma Base Camp (4900m-16,072ft)
8Day 8
At the base camp to acclimatize and preparing loads to advance base camp
At the base camp to acclimatize and preparing loads to advance base camp
9Day 9
Trek to Intermediate camp (5400m-17,712ft)
Trek to Intermediate camp (5400m-17,712ft)
10Day 10
Arrive at advance base camp (5600m-18,368ft)
Arrive at advance base camp (5600m-18,368ft)
38Day 38
Trek back to Base Camp
Trek back to Base camp.
39Day 39
Drive to Kyirong
Drive to Kyirong
40Day 40
Drive to Kathmandu, transfer to Hotel
Drive to Kathmandu, transfer to Hotel
41Day 41
Free day in Kathmandu
Free day in Kathmandu.
42Day 42
Final departure
Final departure.

Package Details

Service Cost Includes
  • Transfer airport-hotel-airport in Kathmandu.
  • Welcome/Farewell dinner.
  • 5 night accommodation in tourist class hotel in Kathmandu on single room basis includes breakfast.
  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis in guest house in Rasuwa Ghadhi, Kyirong, Thingri as per itinerary in Tibet.
  • Transportation of members, staffs, food supply and equipments from Kathmandu-Base Camp-Kathmandu
  • All food and fuel for Base Camp, advance base camp and higher camps during expedition
  • Member’s personal luggage transfer from base camp to advance base camp and from advance base camp to base camp (Maximum 40 kg).
  • 2 bottle oxygen for member with mask and regulator.
  • Common climbing equipment for rope fixing (Required rope, ice bar, ice screw, etc)/rope fixing Fee.
  • High altitude tents for all members and climbing Sherpa.
  • Solar panel at base camp for light and charging small electronics. (Mobile phones, amateur digital cameras and handheld video cameras).
  • Single tent with mattress for each member at base camp and advance base camp.
  • Dining tent, Kitchen tent, toilet tent, shower tent, chairs & tables.
  • One high altitude Sherpa to carry all food and gear to higher camps. Also assist the member during climb and summit attempt.
  • Equipment allowances, daily wages, insurance, food and tents for cook, kitchen boy, Liaison Officer & Interpreter.
  • Walkie-talkie for each member and Sherpa partnered team with base unit at Advance Base Camp.
  • High way and conservation charges.
  • Garbage deposit.
Service Cost Does Not Include
  • International flights.
  • Hotel accommodation after 5 nights and Meals in Kathmandu.
  • Meals in Guest Houses in Rasuwa Ghadhi, Kyirong and Thingri en-route to BC and back.
  • Nepal entry visa fee. (can be obtained at the airport upon arrival).
  • Reentry visa for Nepal.
  • Personal climbing gear above base camp.
  • Personal insurance such as travel, accident, medical, emergency evacuation and lost luggage.
  • Applicable permit fees and customs charges, etc. for SAT phone, communication equipment and commercial filming.
  • Expenses of personal nature such as drinks, laundry, postage, telephone and Email, etc.
  • Applicable customs duty and import license fees for all expedition goods arriving in Nepal as air/road cargo.
  • Tips and bonuses

Detailed Itinerary (Lhasa-Kyirong)

1Day 1
Arrival in Kathmandu
Transfer to Hotel.
2Day 2 - 3
In Kathmandu for Tibet visa processing
In Kathmandu for Tibet visa processing.
5Day 5
Lhasa sightseeing
Tour of Drepung, Sera Monastery and Barkhor Market.
6Day 6
Lhasa sightseeing
Tour of Potala Palace, Jokhang & Norbulingka summer palace.
7Day 7
Drive to Shigatse (3900m-12,792ft)
Sightseeing of Tashilhunpo Monastery.
9Day 9
Drive to Shishapangma Base Camp (4950m-16,236ft) & meet with the group.
Drive to Shishapangma Base Camp (4950m-16,236ft) and meet with the group.
10Day 10
Trek to Advance Base Camp (5540m-18,171ft)
Trek to Advance Base Camp (5540m-18,171ft).
38Day 38
Trek back to Base Camp
Trek back to Base Camp.
39Day 39
Drive to Kyirong
Drive to Kyirong
40Day 40
Drive to Kathmandu
Transfer to Hotel.
41Day 41
Free day in Kathmandu
Free day in Kathmandu.
42Day 42
Final departure
Final departure.

Package Details

Service Cost Includes
  • Transfer airport-hotel-airport
  • Welcome/Farewell dinner
  • 5 nights stay in tourist class hotel in Kathmandu, includes breakfast.
  • Pick up from Airport and transfer to Hotel in Lhasa.
  • Tibetan English speaking guide during sightseeing and tour while in Tibet with entrance fees at the monasteries/Monuments.
  • Standard hotel accommodation on twin sharing basis, Hotel in Lhasa, route to Shigatse & Thingri as per itinerary in Tibet.
  • All arrival/departure transfers, sightseeing tours by Van or Jeep.
  • Transportation of members, staffs, food supply and equipments from Kathmandu-Base Camp-Kathmandu.
  • All food and fuel for Base Camp, advance base camp and higher camps during expedition.
  • Member’s personal luggage transfer from base camp to advance base camp and from advance base camp to base camp. Maximum 40 kg.
  • 2 bottle oxygen for member with mask and regulator.
  • Common climbing equipment for rope fixing (Required rope, ice bar, ice screw, etc)/rope fixing Fee.
  • High altitude tents (North Face or similar quality) for all members and climbing Sherpa.
  • Restop toilet bags to bring human waste of the mountain for all members.
  • Generator at base camp for light and charging small electronics. (Mobile phones, amateur digital cameras and handheld video cameras). Solar panel at advance base camp.
  • Single tent with padded floor and mattress for each member at base camp (north face or similar) and advance base camp.
  • Dining tent with heater, Kitchen tent, toilet tent, shower tent, solar panel, chairs & tables.
  • One high altitude Sherpa per climber to carry all food and gear to higher camps. Also assist the member during climb and summit attempt.
  • Equipment allowances, daily wages, insurance, food and tents for cook, kitchen boy, Liaison Officer & Interpreter.
  • Walkie-talkie for each member and Sherpa partnered team with base unit at Advance Base Camp.
  • Satellite phone for emergency. Personal calls subject to charges at US$ 3.00per minute.
  • High way and conservation charges.
  • Garbage deposit.
Service Cost Does Not Include
  • International flights.
  • Hotel accommodation after 5 nights and Meals in Kathmandu.
  • Meals in Guest Houses in Rasuwa Ghadhi, Kyirong and Thingri en-route to BC and back.
  • Nepal entry visa fee. (can be obtained at the airport upon arrival).
  • Reentry visa for Nepal.
  • Personal climbing gear above base camp
  • Personal insurance such as travel, accident, medical, emergency evacuation and lost luggage.
  • Applicable permit fees and customs charges, etc. for SAT phone, communication equipment and commercial filming.
  • Expenses of personal nature such as drinks, laundry, postage, telephone and Email, etc.
  • Applicable customs duty and import license fees for all expedition goods arriving in Nepal as air/road cargo.
  • Tips and bonuses.

Fitness/Ability Requirement

Technical

To join this expedition

  • You must be proficient in climbing in all weather conditions with some experience on snow and ice.
  • You must be able to climb with an alpine pack on your back.
  • Experience with high-altitude conditions and camping is ideal.
  • Previous climbing experience with ascents of 7000 metre peaks strongly advised.
  • You must be in excellent physical condition, having prepared for this expedition for at least half a year prior to the expedition with a rigorous training regimen.

For more information about required levels of fitness, please contact us to discuss further. This is the most important thing you can do to prepare for your expedition and key to your safe success!

Fixed Departures

Start Dates End Dates Group Size Remarks Availability Trip Enquiry
Apr 08, 2019 May 19, 2019 - - Open Enqiure Now
Sep 02, 2019 Oct 13, 2019 - - Open Enqiure Now
Apr 08, 2020 May 19, 2020 - - Open Enqiure Now
Sep 02, 2020 Oct 13, 2020 - - Open Enqiure Now
Apr 08, 2021 May 19, 2021 - - Open Enqiure Now
Sep 02, 2021 Oct 13, 2021 - - Open Enqiure Now

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