5 Days Haba Snow Mountain Climbing Adventure with Tiger Leaping Gorge Tour
This key highlight of this itinerary is to experience climbing a snow mountain. From trekking to base camp, acclimatization climb, putting on crampons, using ice-axe, & the final summit push.
Day1 Lijiang-Tiger Leaping Gorge-Haba Village
From Lijiang, you'll drive about 60KM to the First Bend on the Yangtze River with imposing gorge scenery, and the Iron Chain Bridge in the Stone Drum town.Continue the driving 40KM more to visit the the upper Tiger Leaping Gorge, then drive to Haba Village which is a small Naxi village located at the food of Haba Snow Mountain.
Arrive at Kaka Guesthouse in Haba Village. You will prepare for your equipment and acclimatize youselfself to the altitude. After lunch, examine your heart rate and blood oxygen content. Learn the knowledge, condition and introduction of the Haba Snow Mountain Climbing.
Overnight at Kaka Guesthouse
Day2 - Haba Village-the Base Camp at 4200M
Trek up the Haba Mountain for about 15 km to the Base Camp at the 4200 m, which will take about 7 hours, with yaks taking your luggage. You will have picnic lunch in Haba Snow Mountain. You only need to take some water,clothe,necessary food,the other equipment will be transfered by the horses to the Basic Camp.
Today you will hike up 1500M of the altitude, arrive at the Base Camp in the afternoon. Because of the high elevation, everyone will suffer the different altitude sickness. You should know how to adjust the situation and adapt to the high elevation. If you really feel not very well, please tell your escort.
Note: It is not allowed to sleep before 9:00 PM.
Overnight at the Base Camp or in the wooden hut(beds and quilt are availible in the wooden hut)
Day3 - Base Camp at the 4200 m- the Camp 1 at 4800
Trekking Duration: 6-7hours
Continue climb up for about 6 km to build Camp 1 at 4800m, which will take about 6 hours. Our professional mountaineering guide will choose the right path for you to climb up. Our guide will set up the Camp 1 for you.
Day4 -Camp 1 at 4800 m-the top of Haba Snow Mountain at the 5396-Base Camp
Get up at 5:00 am, try to climb to the top of the Haba Snow Mountain at the 5396m, which will take about 5 hours, you will climb about 4 km, you can leave most of your luggage at the Camp 1, you just need to take your mountaineering tools, such as the rope, ice axe, ice pick, etc.,
You need to use ice crampons and ice axes to get to the top of the mountain. On the top, you can have a very good view of the mountains in distance.
You will have a picnic lunch, then trek down to Camp 1 to take your luggage, then continue trek down to the Base Camp. Our service clerk at the BC will prepare good meals and waiting for you.
Day5 - Base Camp at the 4200 m-Haba Village-Lijiang
Trek down from Base Camp to the Long Wang Bian Village, with yaks taking your luggage, after lunch, drive to Lijiang .
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"Passport information is needed to buy the travel agency`s responsibility insurance"
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 5 Days
Lugar de comienzo:
Your centrally located hotel in Lijiang
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.