Kusum Kangru Peak Climbing

Facts of the Trip

Duration: 18 Days

Highest access: 6360m

Group Size: Min 2 to Max 14

Location: Khumbu Himal

Grade: Strenuous/Adventure

Best season: Sep-Dec/March-May

Culture: Cultural program with Special Dinner

Transportation: Flight/Private vehicle

Accommodation: Hotel/Camping/ Tea House

Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner + Tea or Coffee

  • Kusum Kangru Peak (6,360m) Climbing
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Kusum Kangru peak(6,360m) is a mountain of the Khumbu region of the Himalayan in Nepal, according to the Sherpa Language Kusum Kangru means “Three Snow Good” that refers to the Triple Summit of the mountains.

Kusum Kangru peak was opened as a climbing trekking peak in Nepal under Ministry of Nepal Tourism Board. It is located at Mahalangur range in Everest region at Solukhumbu district. It is one the most popular adventure trail of Nepal which offers best opportunity to explore an awe-inspiring scenery mountain views such as Everest, Makalu, Thamserku, Lhotse, Nuptse, Amadablam and Khangtega, also you can explore the Rhododendron forests along with pines. It also gives you best chance to discover an amazing wildlife, flora and fauna as well as you could be able to get know about the Sherpa ethnic and their way of life style and culture.  Some peak of Nepal is taken as one of the easier peak climbing whereas some are comparatively challenging to summit. Kusum Kangru peak climbing is technically considered as one of the challenging trails of Nepal.  So that, it is suggested only for those climbers who have Knowledge and experienced in alpine mountaineering.

Kusum Kangru peak is remarkable rock and ice peak that forms the border between the Dudhkosi in the South part and Hinku Valley to the North part.There are several routes to summit the Kusum Kangru but some of the main routes to approach the Kusum Kangru peak such as South ridge and North Ridge. You will begin your journey towards the Kusum Kangru peak climbing fly from Kathmandu. The mountain is the main source of the Kusum Khola or Thado Koshi Khola that flows westward to merge with the Dudh Khosi at the village of Thado Koshi.  Kusum Kangru is one of the first high snowy mountains which could be seen while trekking towards the Jiri to Mt. Everest Base camp.

 As you undertake trip towards Kusum Kanguru peak climbing, you will pass through Lukla, Chutanga, Tuli Kharka, Tashing Ongma, Tangnag and Kusum kanguru base camp.  Kusum Kangru peak climbing itinerary is specially designed to allow for gradual ascend and proper acclimatization by our professional climbers.

Day 01Arrival at Katmandu International Airport (TIA) Welcome program by Himalayan Magic Treks member and direct transfer to Hotel on Bed & Breakfast Plan
Day 02Free day at Kathmandu, preparation for Kusum Kangru peak climbing.
Day 03Flight to Lukla (2,840m) then trek to Chutanga.
Day 04Rest day at Chutanga for Acclimatization.
Day 05Trek from Chutanga to Tuli Kharka (4,400m).
Day 06Trek from Tuli Kharka to Tashing Ongma (3,600m).
Day 07Trek from Tashing Ongma to Tangnag (4,350m).
Day 08Rest day at Tangnag for Acclimatization.
Day 09Trek from Tangnag to Kusum Khangru Base Camp (4,360m).
Day 10Trek from base camp to High camp I (5,100m)
Day 11
Rest day at High camp I for Acclimatization.
Day 12
Climb High camp I (5,100m) to Higher camp (5,600m)
Day 13
Summit Kusum Khangru (6,360m) and back to base camp.
Day 14
Trek from Kusum Khangru base camp Tashmg Ongma.
Day 15
Trek from Tashmg Ongma to Tuli Kharka.
Day 16
Trek from Tuli Kharka to Lukla.
Day 17
Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu directly transfers to the Hotel & evening will be farewell dinner at typical Nepali restaurant.
Day 18
Departure transport from Hotel to Airport for your onward destination

The Trip cost will Vary Depending on the Group Size Duration of days and Services required please contact Us Via Our email info@himalayanmagictreks.com with your Details to Obtain a Quote.

Cost includes

  • Four Times Pick & drops by private transport
  • Three Night’s Hotel in Kathmandu on Bed & Breakfast plan
  • National Park entry Permit
  • Flight fare Kathmandu/Lukla /Kathmandu including guide.
  • Kusum Kangru peak climbing permit
  • All accommodation in Tea houses and tented camp in Base Camp during the climbing period
  • Three meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the Trekking
  • Experienced and professional Climbing guide and Porter services
  • Transportation, meals, accommodation, allowance, equipment and insurance for all the staff including climbing guide
  • Trekking camping equipment (tent, mattress, kitchen tent, toilet tent, all kitchen gear/utensils if necessary
  • Duffle Bags refundable to protect your Luggage
  • Fixed rope for climbing
  • Garbage deposit fees
  • All the official paper work and all applicable government taxes
  • Company T-shirt as a Souvenir
  • Tour Certificate
  • Farewell Dinner with Typical Nepali Restaurant

Cost excludes

  •  Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Trekking equipment any type of personal expenses such as Alcoholic Beverage drinks, phone and Laundry.
  •  Emergency Rescue and Travel Insurance.
  • Trip Cancellation cost accident or Health, Loss Thief or Damage and personal effects
  •  Tips
S/No Particular Qty

(1) Summit shoe 1
(2) Walking shoe 1
(3) Crampon 1
(4) Summit Glove (Mitten) 1
(5) Normal gloves 2
(6) Summit Snow goggles 1
(7) Glacier glasses 1
(8) Ice axe 1
(9) Harness 1
(10) jumer 1
(11) Carabiners (normal) 3
(12) Sleeping bag (-30C) 1
(13) Down filled Mattress 1
(14) Summit socks 2
(15) Normal socks 3
(16) Climbing bag (40 ltr) 1
(17) Helmet 1
(18) Down jacket 1
(19) Down trouser 1
(20) 8 finger / descender 1
(21) Headlamp (Icon or Spot) 1
(22) Gore-tex jacket 1
(23) Gore-tex trouser 1
(24) Fleece jacket 1
(25) Fleece trouser 1
 (26) Screw Gate Carabiner 1
(27) Balaclava (windstopper) 1
(28) Thermos bottle 1
(29) Base layer (woolen) 2 (set)
(32) Water bottle normal 1