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FRIENDSHIP PEAK 5289M Spectacular peak standing at elevation of 5289m and famous trekking peak in Manali

FRIENDSHIP PEAK 5289M
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Overview

TRIP INTRODUCTION
Friendship peak, a stunning peak standing at 5289m elevation located just above Beas Kund and on the Pir Panjal range in Kullu valley of Himachal Pradesh. Friendship peak is perfect for first Himalayan summit and its trekkers delight. The entire are is surrounded by spectacular peaks and glacier Hanuman Tibba (5932m), Maker Beh (6069m), Shikhar Beh (6200m), Ladakhi peak (5345m). The Southern slopes is steep but it doesn't require any technical ability to climb. A view of Indrasan (6221m) and Deo Tibba (6001m) at a distance is a rewarding point on this trek. Friendship peak is an ideal peak for those with no mountaineering experience.

TRIP FACTS

Manali region - Kullu - Himachal Pradesh

Activity: Trekking / Hiking / Climbing

Trip Length: 7 Day Delhi to Delhi. 5 days Manali to Manali.
Difficulty level: Moderate to Strenuous, Max Altitude: 5289m

Best time - Mid May, June to July & Sept to mid Oct

 

INCLUDED IN THE COST

·    All ground transportation to & fro as per the itinerary.

·    4 season tent, sleeping bag, comfortable foam sleeping pad, trekking poles & climbing gears - ropes, ice axes and accessories.

·    4 nights camp with all camping facilities: Mess tent, camp chair and table

·    All meals during trek from Indian, local, Tibetan, Chinese and continental cuisine.

·    Support staff: Qualified & trained local guide, chef and camp boys.

·    Muleteer or porter  for portage of your baggage's.

·    Camping fee, trekking permits and fee, park fee.

·    Medical first kit includes medicine for high altitude sickness, mini oxygen bottles. 

·    Includes GST.

 

OUTLINE ITINERARY

Day 1: Reach Manali, acclimatize.

Day 2: Manali to Solang (2200m), Trek to Dhundi (3140m) - Bakarthach (Drive 1 hr / Trek- 5-6 Hrs t

Day 3: Bakarthach to Beas Kund (3650m) to Friendship Base Camp (3580m) (Trek 5-6 Hrs

Day 4: Base Camp- Summit Attempt Day/ Training Day (Trek And Training 8 Hrs) 

Day 5: Summit Attempt of Friendship Peak (5289m/ Trek- 8 Hrs) 

Day 6: Base Camp to Dhundi to Solang. Drive to Manali  (Trek 5 Hrs, Drive 1 Hr). Evening take bus to Chandigarh - Delhi.

Day 7: Arrive Delhi, Fly or train back to home.

 

 

Package Itinerary
  • Day 1 Manali to Solang (2200m), Trek to Dhundi (3140m) - Bakarthach (Drive 1 hr / Trek- 5-6 Hrs

    Manali to Solang (2200m), Trek to Dhundi (3140m) - Bakarthach (Drive 1 hr / Trek- 5-6 Hrs t

  • Day 2 Bakarthach to Beas Kund (3650m) to Friendship Base Camp (3580m) (Trek 5-6 Hrs

    Bakarthach to Beas Kund (3650m) to Friendship Base Camp (3580m) (Trek 5-6 Hrs

  • Day 3 Base Camp- Summit Attempt Day/ Training Day (Trek And Training 8 Hrs)

    Base Camp- Summit Attempt Day/ Training Day (Trek And Training 8 Hrs)

  • Day 4 Summit Attempt of Friendship Peak (5289m/ Trek- 8 Hrs)

    Summit Attempt of Friendship Peak (5289m/ Trek- 8 Hrs)

  • Day 5 Base Camp to Dhundi to Solang. Drive to Manali (Trek 5 Hrs, Drive 1 Hr). Evening take bus to Chandigarh - Delhi.

    Base Camp to Dhundi to Solang. Drive to Manali  (Trek 5 Hrs, Drive 1 Hr). Evening take bus to Chandigarh - Delhi.

Inclusions

·    All ground transportation to & fro as per the itinerary.

·    4 season tent, sleeping bag, foam sleeping pad, trekking poles & climbing gears - ropes, ice axes & accessories.

·    4 nights camp with all camping facilities: Mess tent, camp chair and table

·    All meals during trek from Indian, local, Tibetan, Chinese and continental cuisine.

·    Support staff: Qualified & trained local guide, chef and camp boys.

·    Muleteer or porter  for portage of your baggage's.

·    Camping fee, trekking permits and fee, park fee.

·    Medical first kit includes medicine for high altitude sickness, mini oxygen bottles.

·    Includes goods and services tax.

Exclusions

·    Hotel accommodation in Manali

·    Personal climbing gear i.e. climbing shoes, crampons, safety helmet, harness (available on rent)

·    Day 1st breakfast and last day dinner.

·    Travel insurance.

·    Soft or hard drinks.

·    Tips for Guide(s), cook(s), camp boy(s), muleteer(s), porter(s) and driver.

·    Any unforeseen cost arises by natural hazards rain, snow, road block which cost extra and beyond trip Schedule.

Trekking gear check list

What we provide

We provide all the GROUP GEAR included in the following list:

  • 3-4 Person roomy 3-4 season tents for 2 people and individual as well, dining tent, toilet tent. (Toilet seats on demand) and other camping accessories.
  •  Filtered drinking water for longer trips / Water purification tablets.
  •  Sleeping bags + liner and comfortable sleeping pads.
  • Kitchen tent, Stoves, fuel, cookware,etc.
  • Three course meal (Dinner), hot packed lunch, post trek snacks.
  • Trekking poles and Duffel bags
  •  Basic first aid box and mini oxygen bottles

 

What you may need - Your personal gear recommended in List :-

  • Day pack: A bit of bigger size in order to keep fleece, jacket, water bottle, camera, packed lunch,

Foot wear :-

  • Good condition trekking boots – not new used before in your country side for best fit for trekking, water proof.
  • Camp shoes, light and comfortable as running shoes or sandal ( like Teva ) for river crossing. Its necessity for you to bring sandles for river crossing.
  • Socks both Woollen and cotton as desire.
  • Clothing :-
  • Gore tex jacket or similar.
  •  Down jacket/vest is good for cool evenings.
  •  Wind/Rain jacket: (ie gore-tex, northface or similar) waterproof and breathable. Its necessity to have jacket while crossing passes.
  • Trekking pants, light, comfortable, water proof /breathable.
  •  Long sleeve shirt Light weight dry-fast (for sun/insect protection).
  •  T-shirts for day time
  •  One midweight/heavyweight fleece (long sleeve) jacket or warm pullover.
  • Short pants, underwear,
  • Sun Hat: cowboy style or baseball style to protect skin from direct sunlight.
  •  Woollen cap for high altitude or while crossing pass or during evenings in camp.
  •  One fleece or sweatpants for cold evenings during dining.
  •  A pair of Hand gloves or woolen gloves
  •  Scarf to protect from dust or sunlight around neck. This is available in local markets with variety of colors.

 

Accessories :-

 

  • Sun glasses with UV protection. An extra sun glass in case to replace.
  • Sun screen and lip protection.
  • Moisturizer cream: In Ladakh the air is dry and sun is harsh and strong during day. There are local moisturizer cream available in market. To avoid somehow skin allergy bring your personal cream.
  •  Water bottle. Minimum I - 2 liter.
  • Trekking poles or sticks. If you have your own folded poles.
  • Torch or one head lamp with extra batteries. Petzl or similar.
  •  One toiletories kit, small towel.
  •  Reading and writing materials.
  • Digital Camera or digital video recorder / solar charger.
  •  Water purification tablets
  • Nylone or water proof plastic bags to storage clothes and stuff
  • One pocket knife light.

Others :-

 

  • Gaiter
  •  Water purification/filter: we boil water for you in the camp, what its essential you to have a water purification tablets or filter during the day of trekking.
  • Mosquito rappallent cream.
  • Small Binocular.
  •  First aid kit: We carry basic first aid kit with diamox, aspirin, paracetemol, antibiotics for diarrhoea, anticeptic, bandage and band aids, Please you bring your personal first aid kit with medicine you think to need necessity for you.
  •  Vitamine tablets or similar.
  • Extra passport photos.