| Area: Ganesh Himal
Days:14 day trip -12day trek / climb, 2 nights In Kathmandu
Dept. Ex. KTM :10 April//25 April, 01 Oct/01 Nov
Per Person Cost:
Paldor is among the quickly accessible mountain located North of Kathmandu in the Ganesh Himal range. The name Ganesh is taken from the elephant headed Hindu god of good luck who is son of Shiva and his consort Parvati and proably the most popular deity in the Kathmandu Valley.
We meet with other participants in Kathmandu and we have a day practicing basic technique of rock climbing and handling of equipment. For the instructions on rock climbing we go to the cliffs situated in the Nagarjun area near Balaju Water Garden. After the basic rock climbing instructions, we drive to Syabrubesi - the trail head for trek to the base camp of Paldor. We take a leisurely 4 days to arrive at the base camp which will be placed below the confluence of the Paldor West and Paldor East glaciers at 4500m/14900ft.
Arriving at the base camp, we set up a high camp at 5200m/17060ft. on East Paldor glacier. Here we have 3 days instructions on ice, snow climbing and crevasse rescue techniques. After the instructions on snow and ice, we climb Paldor 5928m/19450ft via the North East Ridge and return to Kathmandu in 3 days to complete the trip..
Included in the Instruction cost:
Airport - Hotel - Airport transfer; Hotel in Kathmandu 3 star standard for 2 nights in twin sharing bed and breakfast basis, food, camping and group equipment for trek and climb, land transportations, Climbing Instructor and Sherpa support.
Not included the Instruction cost:
Main meals in Kathamndu, personal equipment, personal insurance including emergency evacuation, visa fee and airport tax and other services than those mentioned in the service inclusion.
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu
Day 02: Rock climbing - equipment handling
Day 03: Drive Kathmandu - Syabrubesi
Day 04~07: Trek to Paldor base camp
Day 08: High Base Camp
Day 9-11: Instructions
Day 12: Climb Paldor
Day 13~14: Return trek to Syabrubesi
Day 15: Drive to Kathmandu
Day 16: Trip ends