Purkung (PURK) is a climbing peak in the Damodar mountain range of Nesyang municipality of Mustang/Manang district in Nepal. The mountain peak has an elevation of 6126m and can be located at latitude 28.8147 longitude 83.9928. The summit of Purkung offers stunning views of mount Khumbu Yui Lha 5761m, Nuptse 7861m, Ama Dablam 6812m, Kala Patthar 5643m, 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.
Purkung climbing expedition is 28 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 Purkung passes from Jomsom, Kagbeni, Jharkot, Muktinath, Thorang Phedi/Chame, Dhikur Pokhari, Humda, Manang, Ledar, Thorang Phedi to the base camp of Purkung this route is 44.8Km and the climbing route is 5.1Km.
Spring Season: $5600
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: Muktinath 12.3Km Manang 16.1Km
Armed police post: Jomsom 31Km
Army post: Jomsom 31Km Chame 44.8Km
Health centre/post: Jharkot 13.9Km Manang 16.1Km
Tourist police post: Jomsom 31Km Chame 44.8Km
Nearest settlement : Muktinath 12.3Km Ghyanchang 10.2Km
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