Changwathang (CHWT) is a climbing peak in the Chandi mountain range of Simikot municipality of Humla district in Nepal. The mountain peak has an elevation of 6125m and can be located at latitude 30.3264 longitude 81.8883. The summit of Changwathang Peak offers stunning views of mount Mt Api 7132m, Mt Saipal 7031m, Mt Kailash, Dhaulagiri, Mt Chandi and more.
The region habitats vegetation of Pine and Hemlock forests, White Fir, Juniper, Birch and Rhododendron, scrub and alpine plant communities are common at the higher altitude.
The park is home to the Red Panda, Snow Leopard, Musk Deer, Himalayan Tahr, Marten, Himalayan Mouse Hare (Pika), and over 118 species of bird including the Impeyan Pheasant, Snow Cock, Blood Pheasant, and Red-billed Cough.
Changwathang Peak climbing expedition is 45 days challenging adventure trip. The expedition starts from Kathmandu where you will make essential backpacking and preparation. Your guide will brief you with the necessary trip details.
The trail you can follow to summit Changwathang Peak passes from Simikot, Dandaphaya, Hepka, Dharmashala, Kui Lagna, Nyalu Lagna, Tankchhe, BC/Simikot, Kharpunath, Thehe, Dojam, Thara Sangu to the base camp of Changwathan Peak, this route is 49.7Km and the climbing route is 23.3Km.
Spring Season: $9000
All ground transportation and flight tickets
Peak climbing royalty and required permits
Necessary climbing gears
Food during the expedition
Tea house and camping accommodation
Sleeping bags and mattresses
Any personal expenses
Alcohol and drinking water
Health and travel insurance
Emergency helicopter evacuation
Help Centers Nearby
Police post: Simikot 49.7Km through Hepka, Simikot 37.2Km through Kharpunath
Army post: Simikot 49.7Km through Hepka, Simikot 37.2Km through Kharpunath
Health centre/post: Hepka 38.2Km Thehe 22.9Km
Nearest settlement : Tankchhe, Dojam 22.9Km
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