‘Adventure on top majestic Pisang Peak above scenic Manang valley'
Pisang Peak Climbing is no doubt an adventure of a lifetime experience. Pisang Peak is one of the most stunning trekking peaks in Nepal's North-Mid-Western Himalaya around high and scenic Manang Valley.
Pisang Peak is one of the less climbed lesser mountains which rises above 6,091 m / 19,984 ft high. It lies North East of the scenic Manang Valley, away from the main popular trekking routes of Annapurna Circuit for some days. It leads you to complete wilderness away from villages and human settlements.
It’s an adventure for all interested mountaineers, from beginners to veteran climbers. It’s a climb with PD + grade, taken from French and Swiss Alpine Climbing Classification Systems, which means ‘Per Difficult.’
It’s a straightforward climb of technical difficulty on some sections to the summit of Pisang Peak. Here our expert guides will accompany and guide you safely on top. And also takes you back to the most mesmerizing moments and wonderful experiences.
Pisang Peak Climbing begins with an exciting overland journey toward the warmer town of Besisahar in the Lamjung district of Nepal. And then following the raging Marsyangdi River towards the high Manang Valley.
On this trek, we enjoy overnight stops in nice villages with overlooking views of the peaks of the Manaslu-Lamjung and Annapurna ranges. And then, our walk leads into the nice cool forest of pines and rhododendron and fades away on reaching Pisang village. Also, one can witness the colorful native cultures of Manang indigenous tribes.
At Pisang village, we acclimate and explore interesting areas by visiting its old monastery. Then our route diverts from the main popular trail of Annapurna Circuit. Now, we climb to our main destinations to establish a base camp for Pisang Peak Climbing.
Enjoy the pristine wilderness high above scenic Manang Valley with the outmost scenery of surrounding peaks. These include Chulus, Annapurna, and Damodar, as far as the Manaslu range.
With time for practice, rest, and preparation , getting ready for the long haul to reach the summit of Pisang Peak. Although a straightforward climb requires technical climbing skill and effort on some sections to reach on top of Pisang Peak. A glorious panorama of peaks and unique landscapes surround the peak.
After an adventurous climb, heading towards the main Annapurna Circuit trail, visiting the main Manang village and the scenic valley. Then, we reach at high Thorang-la Pass with unstoppable views of peaks, then enter into Mustang district at the holy spot of Muktinath. And then to lovely Thakali town in Jomsom for a scenic, short flight to beautiful Pokhara. In this way, finally, we complete our remarkable experience and memorable adventure on Pisang Peak Climbing.
Best Seasons to Climb Pisang Peak Nepal:
Nearly all months of the year except the monsoon wet months from mid-June to mid-September.
March to May is the best time for Pisang Peak Climbing because one can witness clear views till the afternoon when wildflowers bloom. With fantastic views of mountains, a pleasant day with cooler morning and night time.
The second best time to climb Pisang Peak is October(a popular month for the Nepal Festival) to December, with crystal clear views of the peaks. But due to short sunlight days, it can be cold in the morning and nighttime.