Tukuche ExpeditionTukuche peak (6920m.) is a beautiful mountain located in Annapurna Region in front of Dhaulagiri 1st and its range. It is at the northern side one of the wildest valley of Nepal (Hidden Valley) and along with Kaligandaki River flows its bottom. The trekking route follows through Annapurna classic trek and divert from Marpha village to the West, Yak Kharka and Tukuche Base Camp. It takes about 4/5 days acclimatization and preparation in the Base Camp to get the summit of this mountain via North East Ridge. First Tukuche ascent was 1969 by Swiss team and total 38 expeditions were tried to climb till 2007 and there are 19 team got successes including 72 climbers. The latest successful expedition team was in autumn 2003 from France on North West ridge as well.
A magnificent mountain views and valley will be seen during the trek and expedition. After ascent up to Tukuche peak you can see plenty of mountain ranges such as Annapurna Ranges, Tilicho peak, Nilgiri and also beautiful Thakali villages of Marpha, Tukuche, Syang and Jomsom. The journey came to end at Jomsom and then fly back to Pokhara and Kathmandu. This expedition is considered to be low risky but technical expedition. So, usually most of climber make their own way using only camp 1 and camp 2 (6,100m.) via North West ridge to get the summit.
Day 01: Arrival and transfer to hotel in Kathmandu Upon arrival in Kathmandu.
Our airport representative will be waiting outside the airport terminal a few metres from the exit door. Please check your name at play card. He will bring you to hotel in kathmandu. The drive from the airport to the hotel is around 20 minutes
Day 02: Free day in kathmandu or self sightseeing around Kathmandu valley( option are)
Patan Durbar Square:
Day 03: Official works for expedition and briefing by officer of Ministry of Tourism.
Day 04: Drive by Bus 830m. to Beni and Overnight.
Day 05: Beni – Tatopani 1189m.
Day 06: Tatopani – Ghasa 2012m.
Day 07: Ghasa – Marpha 2667m.
Day 08: Marpha – Yak Kharka 3680m.
Day 09: Yak Kharka – Hidden Valley.
Day 10: Hidden Valley – Tukuche peak Base Camp.
Day 11–25: Climbing period for Tukuche Peak 6920m.
Day 26: Clean up Tukuche peak Base Camp – Yak Kharka.
Day 27: Yak Kharka – Jomsom Bazaar 2713m.
Day 28-68: Jomsom – Pokhara – Kathmandu by flight then transfer to Hotel.
Day 69: Free day in Kathmandu or self visit to bhaktapur city.
Day 70: Tour ends