Kusum Kanggaru is a mountain in the Himalaya of eastern Nepal. This mountain is regarded as a technically very challenging climbing peak. Kusum Kangaru is an impressive rock and ice peak, which forms the border between the Dudhkoshi in the south and Hinku Valley in the north. Its name comes from Tibetan and means the “Three Snow-White Peaks” which refers to the triple summit of the mountain... This climb is suggested only for participants who have enough alpine mountaineering experience as it is considered one of the most difficult to climb. Kusum kangaroo is one of the first real mountains which can be seen when trekking from Jiri to Everest Base Camp. We can approach Kusum Kanggaru from two side one is from North ridge which follow the route from Monjo to Namche bazaar and. And South East Ridge approach from Hinku Valley side.
|Best time to travel||March to May, October to December|
|Trip Grade||Very Hard|
Day 1: Arrival Kathmandu, transfer to hotel.
Day 2: Sight-seeing of Kathmandu: Leave for full day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley includes the Hindu temple complex at Pashupatinath (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) & the biggest Buddhist Stupa at Boudhanath. Also visit Monkey Temple the Swyambhunath (2000 years old temple) and visit Patan city of fine arts. Back to hotel and stay.
Day 3: Flight to Lukla (2840m) and trek to Chutanga (3100m)
Day 4: Acclimatization day at Chutanga
Day 5: Trek - Tuli Kharka (4400m) via 4600m passes
Day 6: Trek - Tashing Ongma (3600m)
Day 7: Trek - Tangnag (4350m)
Day 8: Acclimatization day at Tangnag
Day 9: Trek - Base Camp (4360m)
Day 10: Climb preparation
Day 11: Climb preparation
Day 12: Climb preparation
Day 13: High camp (5100m)
Day 14: Higher camp (5600m)
Day 15: Climb - summit (6367m) and back to Base Camp
Day 16: Trek - Tashing Ongma
Day 17: Trek - Tuli Kharka
Day 18: Trek - Lukla
Day 19: Lukla - Kathmandu (1350m) transfer to hotel
Day 20 : Free day in kathmandu, you can do shopping or looking around join to the cultural show dinner in the evening. Hotel
Day 21: Final departure, transfer to airport