Larkya Peak Climbing

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Trip Summary

    1. Larkya peak climbing duration: 18 Days
    2. Larkya peak climbing Difficulty: Moderate to Strenuous
    3. Highest Altitude: 6,249m/20,503 feet
    4. Daily Trek Hour: 6 hours daily
    5. Group Size Minimum : 2 – 12 People
    6. Climb Best Time: April, May, June, September, October, November
    7. Trip Mode: Lodge + Alpine Camping
    8. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
    9. Transportation: Jeep / bus

Overview

The Larkya peak climbing is situated at 20,503 feet in the Manaslu region in Nepal. Larkya peak is located in the Manaslu range in the western part of Gorkha, Nepal. It is located off the beaten path trek route around the Manaslu section.

Furthermore, climbing Larkya peak offers a first-rate view of the complete Manaslu range including Mount Manaslu and Samdo Peak. In addition, you can see the most outstanding landscapes and snowy mountains on the Tibet side.

Dharmasala (view from Dharmasala hiking )

Majestic Larke peak enables you to explore the Manaslu conservation area and the Tibetan face of Nepali people and their cultures. The climbing trip ascends across the farmland, villages, and forest of Rhododendron, conifer, oaks, and pines.

In the spring season, the forest looks enchanting with blossoms all around. Moreover, passing fascinating scenery. Therefore, we follow the narrow Budhi Gandaki River gorge in Nubra valley until we ascend to the large alpine grassland where the glacier meets the meadow.

In addition, Mountain Yaks are grazing around with the backdrops of snowy peaks of Manaslu, Samdo ridge. Adventure Larkya peak climbing excursion is possible at any time (except winter) throughout the year.

Dharamsala

How much is the Larkya peak Climb Package Cost/Price?

The cost of the Larkya peak climbing package with a Gokyo Treks Agency (local climbing operator agency in Nepal) ranges between US$ 2825 to US$ 3399. Of course, the Larkya peak climbing cost will vary according to the group size you are traveling with. For example, if you could bring 10+ travelers (except you) to your trip, you are treated as a group leader. So you can climb larkya peak free of cost.

It is the standard climbing package price for 18 days climb. If you are 2 people Larkya peak Climb cost US$ 2998 for 18 days of summit climbing according to the given trekking plus climbing plan. We can modify the climbing itinerary and the prices according to your wish. Here is the price list for the Larkya peak climb.

Price Per Person for 18 days for Larkya peak climb.

Number of TouristPrice Per Person
1 PersonUS$ 3399
2 PersonUS$ 2998
3 PersonUS$ 2975
4 to 6 personUS$ 2950
7 to 9 PersonUS$ 2925
10 and more than 10 PersonUS$ 2825

If you’re wondering to know about what is included and what is excluded on this trip price, kindly check on the cost given on a tab button.

Itinerary

Larkya peak climbing itinerary detail

The particular Larkya peak climbing route is designed for professional travelers who want to climb larkya peak. Many people write that Larkya peak is a Larke peak. Travelers who wish to climb larkya trekking and climbing in a more relaxed manner then try this itinerary, nevertheless, if this itinerary is not fit you then send us an inquiry for a tailor-made itinerary.

1 Day Arrival at Kathmandu valley

Arrival in Kathmandu, Tribhuwan International Airport. We will receive you in a private vehicle and transfer you to Kathmandu. Our representative Ammar will brief you on larky climbing information around Manaslu trek programs.

2 DayOverland drive from Kathmandu to Soti Khola (775m/2,542 feet), 8/9 hours

Trek staff will come to your Hotel early in the morning to pick you up. Drive to the Bus park to get an express coach to Soti Khola passing Arughat Bazaar. The overall journey takes roughly eight hours to reach Soti Khola. Stay overnight in a lodge.

3 DayMachha Khola trek (900m/2,953 feet), 5.30 hours.

The trail descends slowly until you climb again to a mountain ridge to Almara. Pass the tiny sal forest trail to cuts into another side of the river to enter Budhi Gandaki River.

4 DayJagat village hiking (1340m/4,396 feet), 6 hours.

At Khrola best, there is a natural hot spring called “Tatopani”. The trail follows woody areas towards Dovan. Below Dovan, there is a huge rapid at Budhi Gandaki. As the elevation increases, the rapids and the scenery subdues a complete transformation. At Jagat, there is a police station to check your Manaslu area-controlled region trek permits and climbing peak permits.

5 DayTrek to Dyang village (2,310m/7,579 feet), 6 hours.

After ascending to a terraced hill of Saguleri and view of Sringi Himal (7,177m). We continue towards Sirish Gaon, Gandaki valley narrows from herewith soaring precipitous walls.

6 Day Ghap village hikes (2,100m/6,890 feet), 7 hours.

Follow the trail upstream of Dyang River – a tiny village of 4 houses. We walk across a newly built rock tunnel. At Ghap, the Tibetan culture begins with Mani stones and chortens all around.

7 DayLho village hikes (3,200m/10,499 feet), 7 hours.

Follow the path lined with houses that are interspersed with cultivated fields. At Namrung village, there is a police check post again. After Namrung, across the Hinan river coming from Linda Glacier and continue on to Sho hamlet. Naike peak, Manaslu north (7,774 m), and Manaslu (8,150 m) central are just incredible. Lho Gaon is a small settlement stays with normal lodges where we stay overnight.

8 Day Samagaun trek (3,520m/11,549 feet), 6 hours.

Hike further with the stone gate and long Mani stone wall after Lho village with full view of Peak 29 ahead. You can make a side excursion to the Pungent Glacier safari at Manaslu base camp. Sylla village offers an outstanding Manaslu massif less than 2-kilo meter distance. Walk further following moraine and glacier excursion towards Samagaun. From Samagau village, it takes another 20 minutes to walk further to reach Sama Gompa for a night halt.

9 DaySamagaun exploration. Samdo trekking (3,875m/12,713 feet)

We spend almost a half-day excursion in order to acclimatize. Adjust to the thinning air hiking at Birendra lake connect with the Manaslu glacier. You can visit Phungen Gomba to visit one of the oldest gompas in the Manaslu area.

Lunch at Samagaon, we climb a terraced hill on the opposite bank of Budhi Gandaki River from here toward a most remote permanent settlement to Samdo village. Roughly about 200 locals are living in this village.

10 DayFull day rest at Samdo village. Optional day trip to Tibet Border, 8 hours.

Today is a rest day to acclimatize body with high altitude. Interested climbers can hike with a Guide either samdo ridge or longer hikes to the Tibet border. On the same day, our entire crew will check all of the camping gear that we need in the next few days.

11 Day Larkya Base Camp Hikes (5,135m/16,848 feet), 6 hours.

We start our hikes with the tent to Larke base camp at 16,848 feet on the foothills of Larke peak. After the classical Manaslu trek route, we walk over the rocky moraine trail to get off-road to the glacier safari camp at Larke base camp. Check your climbing gear and get climbing instructions with your Larkya climbing guide.

12 Days Climb at Larkya advance base Camp (5,480m/17,980 feet), 6 hours.

We ascend over the rocky moraine trail to reach advance base camp. Climbing larke advance basecamp is another adenture trail as the climbers should cross over the Himalayan Glacier. The climbers will have an excellent view of Nubry valley, glacial lakes, and the trail to Tibet also en route.

13 Days Climbing Larke Peak Summit day (6,249m/20,503 feet). Descend to Normal Base Camp, 9 hours.

Cheak the weather and get ready with all climbing gears. The guide will leads a head and fix the climbing route. Reaching the summit is a tough adventure but the majestic Himalayan view makes your journey calm down. Return all the way downhill to reach a normal base camp to stay overnight.

14 Days Reserve day or the weather contingency.

There is not 100% sure that we reach the summit on the day 13. Therefore, day 14th is used as a contingency in case we are unable to get a summit for any reason. If the weather gets exceptionally unfavorable we wisely have to postpone the program. Sometimes somebody in the group may get some problems in acclimatizing well enough to ascent. If the trip goes smoothly, we continue to cross over Larke la pass to set up a campsite at Bimthang ground.

15 DayLarkya La Cross (5,215m/17,110 feet) and trek Bimthang (3,590 m), 8 hours.

A challenging hike goes further Cho Chanda and then slowly head steeply uphill towards the snowed-up Larke la pass. The hilltop Larke la pass offers just a magical Panorama view of Himlung Himal (7,126m), Cheo Himal (6,820m), Gyagi Kung, Kang Kuru (6,981m), and the Annapurna II (7,937 m). The trail roughly about 200 meters after the pass is steep descent downhill and difficult part all the way through moraines to the grassy downhill. After the grassy rocks, your trip is safe to travel downhill to the big open sandy ground to Bimthang.

16 DayTilje village trek (3,900m/12,796 feet), 8 hours.

The route gets easier walking through Rhododendrons forest and local Tilje village. Tilje is one of the biggest Gurung villages on Manaslu circuit trekking routes. Many trekkers stay overnight in Goa, but there are not many lodges and especially in the peak season they are overbooked.

17 DayDharapani trek (1,930m/6,332 feet), 1 hour. Drive out to Besisahar, 5 hours.

An easy downhill hiking today touch Annapurna circuit trek main trail. Follow the trail Marshyangdi River downstream, passing through the scattered villages and crossing the iron bridge, we reach Dharapani village. Taking a regular local jeep (passenger collection basis), drive downhill to Besisahar.

18 DayDrive out to Kathmandu city, 7 hours

After breakfast, At morning time, we drive back through the scenic countryside and during the route will stop for lunch in Malekhu highway. Drive another 4 hours to reach Kathmandu city and transfer to your hotel. In the evening, we serve you farewell dinner in a Nepali typical restaurant.

19 DayKathmandu international airport drop off

Today, we drop you to the Kathmandu international airport for your further flights back to home. Trip Finish.

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Cost

How much does Larkya peak climbing cost?

The most scenic and adventure Larkya peak climbing price US$ 2998 is the standard trek price on double occupancy basis. For the deluxe and luxury trekking tour plan, we add a 3 to 5-star category hotel deluxe air-conditioned room in Kathmandu with a breakfast plan. Likewise, Tourist standard accommodation with attached bathroom/toilet en route in possible places. AND WE ARE OPEN TO CUSTOMIZING YOUR TOUR AND PACKAGES PRICE AS PER YOUR REQUIREMENTS. International tour leaders are highly encouraged to get discounts and attractive complimentary.

Larkya Peak Climbing Package Price Includes:-

  • Kathmandu International airport transfer by private car/van/bus.
  • Guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley with private car/van/bus.
  • 2 nights double bedroom accommodation in a Tourist standard hotel in Kathmandu.
  • 17 Breakfast, 17 Lunch, and 17 Dinner while on trekking and climbing days in Manaslu.
  • Accommodation in tented camp during the climbing days 3 night 4 days (Samdo – Larkya Peak Summit – Larke Bazaar) on double bedroom tent, dining tent, toilet tent, Kitchen tent, staff tent and Kitchen utensil, etc.). And lodge basis accommodation in other trekking days.
  • Staff: (English speaking Trekking guide, 1 Cook cum helper, & necessary porters.
  • Professional Climbing Guide (Guide’s salary, climbing equipment, Bonus, insurance]. (1 climbing guide: up to 4 Tourist basis.
  • An assistant guide will provide for 7 plus group tourist.
  • First aid medical kit, Oximeter to check heart rate and pulse check at everyday altitude.
  • Group climbing equipment including harness, ropes, ice screws, carbine, snow bars, eight-figure etc.
  • In a worst case, help with all Helicopter Rescue and evacuation arrangements.
  • Larkya peak climbing permit/s & other necessary fees (US$ 350)
  • Trekking permits: Manaslu and Annapurna conservation entrance permit and TIMS permit.
  • Insurance, Salary, Food, Drinks, Accommodation and Transportation for Nepali crew.
  • Gokyo Treks Nepal’s sleeping bag, and walking stick, if necessary (return after trekking).
  • Farewell dinner within Typical Restaurants in Kathmandu.
  • Nepal Government Tax, VAT and as well as Company service charge.

Larkya peak climbing package price exclude :

  • Nepal entry visa fees US$ 40.
  • Lunch and Dinner during the staying in Kathmandu city.
  • Any kinds of battery charges, laundry service, phone calls, and hot showers during the trekking.
  • Collective equipment such as a Climbing Rope, Ice screws, Snow bars, Tent, and Snow Sawel.
  • Personal trekking and climbing equipment and Clothing.
  • Personal nature expenses, any types of drinks except climbing days and bar bills.
  • Travel Insurance which covers emergency rescue, evacuation, personal loss, or damage.
  • Any donation and monuments entrance fees.
  • Gratuities for climbing staff [Tip is a culture, so they expect highly].
  • Any other things which are not mentioned above

Group join

We can organize private Larkya peak climbing starting at any date that works for you. Please contact us for more information.

FAQ

Question: Is pick-up service available on my arrival day in Kathmandu?

Answer: Yes sure. Provide us with your flight detail and request for pickup. Our representative will come to pick up you at Kathmandu international airport.

Question: What kind of accommodation can I expect at Larkya peak climbing?

Answer: We provide you tourist standard accommodation in Kathmandu and during the trekking route normal. Rooms at guest houses en route are clean cozy beds and mattresses and blankets. However, we recommend you take your own sleeping bags. If you have one with you otherwise, you may hire it in Kathmandu.

Question: What kind of food can I expect at Larkya climbing?

Answer: Manaslu lodge trek routes, they have attached restaurants. They cook a delicious range of mostly vegetarian such as noodles, potatoes, Pasta, tuna bakes, eggs, curry rice, bread, soups, and fresh vegetables.

Question: What opportunities will I have for a shower along with Larke peak climbing?

Answer: Hikes via Manaslu lodges they have a shower which you can get on pay. However, if you wish to take a shower on climbing days, we do provide hot water on a bucket so you can take a bucket shower.

Question: How do I get drinking water on Larke climbing?

Answer: There are often possible places to buy bottled mineral water to drink. But, we advise against buying mineral water in plastic bottles, as currently there are no provisions for disposing of plastic garbage. We recommend you bring aqua tablets to purify the normal water. Normal water is available on tap or on the campsite along the way. But while on climbing days, the kitchen crew will supply you with enough water to drink.

Question: Can I charge my digital camera or other batteries on my trip?

Answer: At the guest house trekking there will be chances to charge the battery on pay. We recommend you bring an extra pair in case. Remember to bring your adapters! And we recommend you take extra batteries along with you.

Question: Are there any communication facilities for climbing the Larkya peak?

Answer: Visitor climbers can get telephone services as well as often internet services.

Question: When should I book my trip and what are the payment terms?

Answer: Because our trips book up months in advance, we recommend booking early to avoid any kind of misunderstanding. We will, of course, make every effort to accommodate last-minute bookings.

And regarding the deposit, we prefer a 20% advance deposit (Not refundable) of the total price of the trip in order to confirm your reservation before you arrive in Nepal. For instance, for the rest of the payment, you pay us on your arrival in Kathmandu.

Question: Who will carry my luggage on express Larkya peak climbing?

Answer: We provide porters to transfer your bags. As we are a responsible trek operator agency, every porter who belongs to Gokyo Treks agency carries a maximum of 25 kilos of your backpacks. It means a 1 guest: 1 porter ratio.

Question: How much distance do I walk each day?

Answer: During the travel, you can walk about 6 hours roughly every day. And about 7/8 hours climbing on climbing – expedition days.

Question: Where can I organize my person climbing gears?

Answer: If you have climbing gears at your home then bring them as well. Having branded gears makes your summit journey better and more successful. If you are not a regular climber you can rent those climbing gears also. If you don’t have them then you can rent cheap climbing gear in Kathmandu, Nepal.

Question: How much additional money do I need per day?

Answer: You can allocate US$ 08 – 10 for a lunch/dinner in Kathmandu and it depends on your spending habits. US$ 7 to 10 US$ each day will be enough to buy bottles of water, chocolates, tea coffee, and some drinks while you are on your trek.

Larkya peak climb Review

Larkya peak climbing trip 2019

Rated 5 out of 5
May 17, 2019

We met Ammar in his Europe Tour 2010 in Freiburg, Germany. We had a plan to climb Larkya peak climbing since a long time, so we discuss with Ammar regarding this trip possibilities in autumn season.

Luckily, we managed our holiday and booked Larkya la peak climbing 2019 with Gokyo Treks agency in Nepal. We had marvelous weather, enjoyed our trip around Manaslu and got successfully ascend Larkya peak with mountain guide Nawang Sherpa and 5 other travel crew. The agency made everything booking for us. The prices were competitive too. So we spent our holiday comfortably with our friendly trekking and climbing crew. Thus, it was an excellent service from start to end.

Hence, we highly recommend Ammar and his company for your climbing trip in Nepal Himalayas. If you have any questions so far than do feel free to drop your questions at Mchael Voss (vm_tour@t-online.de), Freiburg, Germany

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Mchael Voss (vm_tour@t-online.de), Freiburg, Germany

Response from Gokyo Treks Nepal

Thank you Michael Voss for your time to review Larkya peak in Nepal. We are hoping to serve you again for 8k Mountains in a near future.

Trek Larkya peak climbing and Trek highlights

  • Learn wilderness Manaslu region – a paradise on Earth, A beautiful trek to experience the tallest Himalayas.
  • Exceptional view of Shringi himal and Munt Manaslu family, and Samdo peak.. etc.
  • Mystical landscapes and rich of cultural heritage flora and fauna makes your journey more exciting.
  • Very less trekker hikes Manaslu base camp and Larkya peak as it is technically difficult.

The Larkya peak climbing Note:

The Larkya peak information stated above is just a guide and standard template that we provide you. However, the trip is possible to customize at your request to accommodate your specific requirements. Local politics, landslides, local flight revocation, weather, transport, or a multitude of other factors that are beyond our control can result in a change of itinerary during one trip.

It is, however, very unlikely that the itinerary would be substantially altered. If modifications are necessary the leader will decide the best alternative option, taking into consideration the best concern of the expedition team. Where a change does occur, we do everything we can to minimize its effect, but we cannot be responsible for the results of changes or delays.

“What makes Larkya peak climbing special?”

Opportunities for challenging trekking or hiking and pleasant excursions are scattered all over this planet. You just need to know where to find them. We at Gokyo Treks and Expedition believe in quality services. First safety and success is our concern.

We are a team of professional, trained, and licensed local guides who know the destination better than others. Moreover, we give benefits to the local communities and help to conserve natural resources which reduced costs and consumption.

From US$ 2998

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No. of peoplePrice Per Person
1 USD 3399
2 USD 2998
3 USD 2975
4 - 6 USD 2950
7 - 9 USD 2925
10 + USD 2825
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