Varaha Shikhar Peak (VARA) is a climbing peak in the Annapurna mountain range of Annapurna municipality of Myagdi district in Nepal. The mountain peak has an elevation of 7647m and can be located at latitude 28.5781 longitude 83.8033.The summit of Varaha Shikhar Peak offers stunning views of mount Annapurna I 8091m, Paungda Danda, Tilicho peak, Pisang peak, 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.
Varaha Shikhar 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.
There are two trails you can follow to summit Varaha Shikhar Peak. The first trail passes from Beni–Raughat–Baishari–Tiplyang–Tatopani–Suwa–Ghalemdi–Base camp, and to the base camp of Varaha Shikhar Peak, this route is 36.8Km and the climbing route is 10.6Km.
The second trail passes from and through Lumle, Birethanti, Ghandruk, Chhomrong, Himalaya, and to the base camp of Varaha Shikhar Peak, this route is 35.5Km and the climbing route is 12.6Km.
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: Tatopani 0Km, Ghandruk 23.5Km
Army Post: Beni 0Km
Health Post: Tatopani 0Km, Ghandruk 23.5Km
Tourist Police Post: Ghandruk 23.5Km
Nearest Settlement: Ghalemdi
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