Mt. Baruntse lies in the heart of Khumbu Region on the lap of Mt. Makalu. This mountain is becoming famous like Mt. Pumori, Ama Dablam and Mt. Everest expedition in this region. Baruntse is another attractive Mountain for climbing due to its location, classical symmetrical beauty and relatively accessible to climbers across wide range of skills. It is the most accessible beauty and relatively accessible to climbers across wide range of skills. It is the most accessible 7000-meter peak in the region besides having a normal route of ascent. World famous summiteers Edmond Hillary and Jim McFarland were also the first summiteers of Mt. Baruntse. Colin Todd and Geoff Harrow ascended Baruntse firstly on 30 May 1954.
Expedition of Baruntse is an experience sense of being in a remote area without investing considerable amount of time and efforts. There are two ways of getting to the park from Lukla via Mera La Pass and Hunku glacier with a possibility of climbing Mera peak as a part of adventure and from Tumlingtar along the Makalu access trek and West Barun glacier. Second option offers also a crossover and walk out via Mera La pass to Lukla, a full spectrum adventure.
Mt. Baruntse Expedition Itinerary
Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu. Transfer to your hotel. Day 02 : Kathmandu. prepared Expedition Day 03 : Kathmandu.Briefing in Ministry of Tourism Day 04 : Fly to Tumlingtar.Overnight in Lodge. Day 05 : Trek to Mane Bhanjyang.Overnight in Lodge . Day 06 : Trek to Chichira .Overnight in lodge . Day 07 : Trek to Num.Overnight in lodge . Day 08 : Trek to Seduwa.Overnight in Lodge. Day 09 : Trek to Tashi Gaon. Overnight in lodge. Day 10 : Trek to Kauma.Overnight in lodge . Day 11 : Trek to Dobato.Overnight in lodge. Day 12 : Trek to Jark kharka.Overnight in lodge Day 13 : Trek to Hillary Base Camp . Day 14 : Trek to Makalu Base Camp. Day 15 : Trek to Baruntse Base Camp . Day 16-34 :Climbing period . Day 35 : Trek to Yak kharka.Overnight in lodge . Day 36 : Trek to Mumbuk.Overnight in lodge . Day 37 : Trek to Tashi Gaon.Overnight in lodge . Day 38 : Trek to Num .Overnight in lodge . Day 39 : Trek back to chichira. Overnight in lodge. Day 40 : Trek to Kandbari .Overnight in lodge . Day 41 : Trek to Tumlingtar .Fly back to kathmandu .Transfer to hotel . Day 42-43 :Departure from kathmandu .