Paldor Peak climbing
Paldor Peak is technically harder climbing peak (Group B) listed Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA). Paldor Peak (5896m) is situated north-west of Kathmandu less crowded target climbing peak of Ruby Valley-Ganesh Himal homestay trekking region.
It was first climbed in 1974 by John Cleare and Ian Howell. There are many possible ways to the summit – popular routes from the North East, South East, West and South West Ridge. On the summit Paldor Peak, you can enjoy stunning views of the Ganesh Himal range.
The name Ganesh is taken from the elephant-headed Hindu god of good luck – the most popular god for Hinduism, Paldor Peak lies at the south-east end of Ganesh Himal marking the junction of the Tiru and Karpu Danda at the head of the Mailung Khola, a tributary of the Trisuli River.
On a clear day the Ganesh Himal, with the icy fangs of Pabil Himal (7,101m), Lapsang Karpo (7,150m), Ganesh I (7,406m) and Ganesh V (6,950m) can be seen from an imposing backdrop to the north-west.
The quickest approach to Paldor Peak Climbing is from Syabrubesi after a 6 to 7-hour drive from Kathmandu via Trisuli Bazaar and Dhunche. But we Nepal Wilderness Trekking recommend you take longer way for acclimatising before the summit and directly back short way after the Paldor Peak summit, our itinerary Approach from Dhading Bazaar, Darkha, Borang, Sertung, Tipling and Pangsang La pass.
we offer you a full board package including the Paldor Peak climbing permit and all other necessary logistics – from arrival in Kathmandu up to your departure. We organise your accommodation in Kathmandu as well as throughout your trek, our cooks freshly prepare your healthy meals throughout the climbing period and experienced and professional trekking and climbing guides with high land Porter accompany you on the trek as well as the Paldor peak climb.
after the submit the Paldor peak, can continues Tamang heritage trails Langtang Valley if more time.
Paldor Peak Itinerary
Day 01: Arrive international airport in Kathmandu and transport to the selected hotel at Thamel, The hotel is centrally located in the Thamel area of Kathmandu which is renowned for its many restaurants, shops, bars, and nightclubs etc which cater for the tourists.
Day 02: Kathmandu Valley full day sightseeing with professional tour guide.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Dhading Bensi 4 hours by local bus and Jeep to Dondure Khola overnight at Camping
Day 04: Trek to Borang Village 1500 meters. 5 hours walking overnight at Camping Day 05: Trek to Chalish Village 1600 meters. 3 /4 hours walking overnight at Camping Day 06: Rest day at the same place and explore on hot spring.
Day 07: Trek to Tipling 2100 meters. 3 /4 hours walking overnight at Camping
Day 08: Trek to Pangsang pass 3850 Meters. from Pangsang you able see uncountable mountain peaks Langtang / Ganjala / lang shisha / Ganesh Himal / Paldor peak / Lapsang karbu, Manaslu / Pabil and all Annapurna range, 7 / 8 hours walking overnight at Camping at Somdang 3320 meters
Day 09: Trek to Jasta Khani to Paldor Base Camp 6hrs from (4280m) Overnight at camping.
Day 10: Rest day at Base Camp for acclimatisation (4280m). This is an acclimatisation day for the preparation of Paldor peak summit.
Day 11: Trek to Paldor High Camp C1 (5300m) 5hrs overnight at camping.
Day 12: wake up early in the morning (at 3 am), take some tea, coffee and light breakfast then submit Paldor Peak (5896m) after summit back to the Base Camp.
Day 13: Trek back to Somdang (4305m) 7hrs teahouse accommodation or camping.
Day 14: Trek to Gatlang 5 /6 hours walking stay overnight at lodge.
Day 15: Trek to Syabru Bensi 5 /6 hours walking stay overnight at lodge.
Day 16: Drive back to Kathmandu (9 hours driving) by local bus via Dhunche, Trisuli.
Day 17: Departure Day from Nepal to your home country. We will provide you transport to international Tribhuvan airports.