Taple Sikhar/Cross Peak (TAPL) is a climbing peak in the Kanchenjunga mountain range of Phaktanglung municipality of Taplejung district in Nepal. The mountain peak has an elevation of 6341m and can be located at latitude 27.7611 longitude 88.1478. The summit of Taple Sikhar Peak offers stunning views of mount Kanchenjunga (Central) 8473m, Kanchenjunga (Main) 8586m, Kanchenjunga (South) 8476m, Kanchenjunga North 7938m, Kangbachen 7902m, 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.
Taple Sikhar/Cross Peak 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 passes from Taplejung, Tapethok, Ghunsa to the base camp of Taple Sikhar Peak, this route is 81.8Km and the climbing route is 4.7Km.
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: Tapethok 57.2Km
Armed police post: Taplejung 81.8Km
Army post: Taplejung 81.8KM
Health centre/post: Siwa 67.4Km
Nearest settlement : Khangpachen 17.6Km
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