About Pisang Peak
An attempt to scale Pisang Peak is an exhilarating experience of adventure in Annapurna region in Nepal. This trekking to Pisang peak offers a variety of challenges to venture and to be accomplished and penultimate a true victory over it is synonymous to victory over entire Himalayan kingdom and the summit extends astounding views of mountain range. The trek to Pisang Peak is a true exploration of the high passes and glaciers in wilderness.
The western end of the ridge has huge rock slabs, so it is considered to be difficult and a good deal of technicality is required to make a successful attempt to Pisang Peak from the western ridge. Since the time when a German Expedition made the first ascent of Pisang Peak in 1955 and it has been something of considerable remark in the sphere of adventure and the climbers have found the Pisang peak catering a world-class adventure.
Nevertheless,Trekkers with little experience in climbing with sound physical fitness can combine the popular classic Annapurna circuittrek with Pisang Peak climbing to have the real flavor of both climbing and trekking in Himalayas in Nepal. Rising proudly and astoundingly above from Pisang village along with yak pastures then incorporating slopes of ice and the snow to the final summit.Pisang peak is considered one of the technical climbing peaks among of the climbing peaks in Nepal.
This climbing trekking commences from Firstly Besisahar from Katmandu and the path ascends through beautiful woods and pasture to a Kharka at (4,380m), where most of the climbers set up a camp. You will normally set up high camp at at (5,400m) you may have to face snow here. The steep and sloppy ridge leads you to the summit and the summit offers truly splendid views of the Annapurna group including Tilicho Peak, Annapurna II and IV, Ghangapurna and the Glacier Dome. Actually, Pisang Peak is a "sightseeing peak.