Mount Deo Tibba Peak Expedition

Mt. Deo Tibba Expedition - 14 Days

Superb 6000m summit in Kullu valley, approach to the base with short trek

TRIP OVERVIEW
The elegant Deo Tibba 6001m. is located east of Manali, above Jagat Sukh village. The Southeast ridge is clearly visible from while crossing of Hamta pass. Deo Tibba and Indrasan Peak 6200m dominate the entire region East of Manali. The surroundings of Deo Tibba above 3500m. provide the finest skiing and heli-skiing slopes that are known worldwide today.

We start our expedition from an ancient village of  Jagatsukh to Chikka, which is at an altitude of 10200 feet. The further crossing of Seri and to Tenta - our base camp for the Deo Tibba climb. We will go for camp I and via Piton ridge climb Deo Tibba. Superb 6000m summit in Kullu valley, approach to the base with short trek & view of GH range and its peak

Kullu Manali region - Himachal Pradesh, Difficulty Level - Strenuous/Extreme, Max Altitude - 6001 m, Trip Length - 14  days Delhi to Delhi, 11days Manali to Manali
Activity - Trekking / Climbing Expedition, Best time - May, June, July, Sept

ITINERARY
Day 1: Arrive Manali (1950 m / 6,397 ft).

Day 2: Acclimatize.
Day 3: Manali to Jagatsukh - Khanol (2700 m) by car, Trek to Chikka (3215 m / 10, 547 ft). 
Day 4: Chikka to Seri (3935 m / 12, 910 ft).
Day 5: Seri to Base camp / Chota Chandertal (4480 m / 14,698 ft).
Day 6: Rest day, Acclimatization / training. (4480 m / 14,698 ft).
Day 7: Load ferry to Camp 1. (5150 m / 16896 ft).
Day 8: Base camp to Duhangan col - Camp 1 (5150 m / 16, 896 ft).
Day 9: Load ferry to Summit camp. (5500 m / 18, 044 ft).
Day 10: Camp 1 to Summit camp (5500 m / 18, 044 ft).
Day 11: Summit (6001m)- back to camp 1 (5150 m / 16,896 ft).
Day 12: Camp 1 to Base camp (4480 m / 14,698 ft).
Day 13: Base camp to Chikka (3215 m / 10, 547 ft) to Khanol trek, Khanol to Jagatsukh - Manali by car.
Day 14: Manali to Chandigarh - Delhi. 

COST INCLUDES
-  All ground transportation to & fro as per the itinerary. 
-  3 nights bed & breakfast hotel accommodation in Manali at 3-star hotel on twin sharing basis.
-  Accommodation on twin share in 3 men 4 season tents,  sleeping bags/liners, foam mattresses, mess tent, stool, chairs, toilet tent. Single tent available on request.
-  Climbing gear: climbing boots, crampons, harnesses, ice axe, gaiters, rope, carabineers, trekking poles & other accessories.
-  All meals during the trek - start with bed tea to breakfast, lunch, dinner, tea /coffee, snacks. from Indian, Tibetan, Chinese to continental cuisine.
-  Support staff: Qualified English-speaking climbing guide, cook & camp crew.
-  Trekking mules/horses / HAP / LAP for porterage of your luggage and trekking gear.
-  Camping fee,  climbing permits.
-  GST (Goods and services tax) as applicable.
-  First aid medical kit.  

COST EXCLUDES
×     Domestic flight Delhi - Kullu Manali airport, 
×     Rest of hotel in Manali and New Delhi and lunch, dinner while staying at the hotel in Leh & not trekking.
×     Travel insurance.
×     Soft or hard drinks.
×     Entrance fee at monasteries
×     Personal tipping to staff: Guide, cook, helper, horseman, driver. 
×     Any unforeseen cost arises by natural hazards rain, snow, roadblock which cost extra lodging & boarding beyond trip Schedule.

REVIEW
"We had a very pleasant trip. The team was excellent, food superb and the guidance of Pawan and assistant Laxman was outstanding. I guess we were one of the best organized and safest teams at the mountain. Thanks for a marvelous trip. Greetings ."
Mr. Ulf and Matthias - Germany - 11 Sept, 2019

DEO TIBBA Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Manali (1950 m / 6,397 ft).
Arrive Manali from Delhi or Chandigarh. Check into your hotel. Rest and relax. Evening explore local bazar of Manali.


Day 2: Acclimatize.
An acclimatize & spend your day in Manali, and also final preparation for Deo Tibba peak expedition. Or local sightseeing in around Manali. Overnight stay in hotel.


Day 3: Manali to Jagatsukh - Khanol (2700 m) by car, Trek to Chikka (3215 m / 10, 547 ft). 
Leaving Manali, Drive through the left bank of Beas River up to Jagatsukh. Which was once the old capital of Kullu valley or Kuluta. From Jagatsukh new road up to Allain Duhangan hydro project. Setting to trek from this point at first the trail ascends gradually through thick pine forests along the narrow Duhangan nallah. Continue to trail we reach the campsite 2-3 hours. Chikka is significant for Jagatsukh people for its temple and there are few huts for devotees to stay. With its spectacular sights all around. A wonderful campsite.


Day 4: Chikka to Seri (3935 m / 12, 910 ft).
Today leaving Chikka behind we gradually climb along the Duhangan nallah through the birch forest. We pass shepherd's encampment en route and hear the sound of Duhangan nallah gushing down the valley. After passing the Panduropa and Dudu Patthar until we reach the Seri, where the valley opens a little. Seri was once a glaciated lake, but now it has been totally converted to an alpine meadow carpeted with an astounding variety of herbs and alpine flowers. On the extreme left of Seri the huge waterfalls gush down from Tenta cliffs. Overnight camp at the flat and vast alpine pasture.


Day 5: Seri to Base camp / Chota Chandertal (4480 m / 14,698 ft).
Leaving Seri at first on its flat carpeted meadow and soon after the crossing of stream awaits us. The stream can be cold depending on the time we are trekking. Early spring and late autumn bring water temperature to its 0-5 C. Soon after crossing the stream we climb to Tenta. The trail passes through numerous rock boulders and crossing of the stream again awaits just before the campsite. Wonderful campsite at Tenta presenting spectacular scenery i.e. hanging glaciers and high peaks with most awaited Deo Tibba to its left. Leaving Tenta we hike to visit Chota Chandertal or the base camp of Deo Tibba. At first, the trail is through moraine, Deo Tibba and its hanging glacier remain in the sight throughout the day. continue to climb straight uphill to Chota Chandertal which is situated above within rocky mountain. Arriving at the lake the spectacular scenery all around. We are at the maximum altitude of our trek. This will be our base camp for Deo Tibba.


Day 6: Rest day, Acclimatization / training  (4480 m / 14,698 ft).
Rest day at base camp. Spend the day practicing climbing techniques on the snow and ice. Overnight at base camp.


Day 7: Load ferry to Camp 1. (5150 m / 16, 896 ft).
Today climb up the Duhangan col gully, off the loads at Camp 1, and return back to base camp.

Day 8: Base camp to Duhangan col - Camp 1 (5150 m / 16, 896 ft).
Today all the Deo Tibba peak team moves to Camp 1 and the guide will decide the further route to be taken to summit camp.


Day 9: Load ferry to Summit camp. (5500 m / 18, 044 ft).
Load ferry to summit camp at 5500 meters. The leading guide will decide which route to be possible taken. Leave loads at the summit camp and return back to camp 1.


Day 10: Camp 1 to Summit camp (5500 m / 18, 044 ft).
All team moves to the summit camp. And will decide by the lead guide which route to be taken for the summit push.


Day 11: Summit (6001m)- back to camp 1 (5150 m / 16,896 ft).
Today is an eventful and strenuous day, the summit push begins at 2 am. After reaching the summit return to camp 1 for an overnight stay.


Day 12: Camp 1 to Base camp (4480 m / 14,698 ft).
All team moves to base camp today.

Day 13: Base camp to Chikka (3215 m / 10, 547 ft) to Khanol trek, Khanol to Jagatsukh - Manali by car.
A long day ahead, so leaving early from base camp. Descend all the way down to road head and drive to Manali. Check into the hotel and rest relax and wash.

Day 14: Depart Manali to Chandigarh - Delhi. 

COST INCLUDES
-  All ground transportation to & fro as per the itinerary. 
-  3 nights bed & breakfast hotel accommodation in Manali at 3-star hotel on twin sharing basis.
-  Accommodation on twin share in 3 men 4 season tents,  sleeping bags/liners, foam mattresses, mess tent, stool, chairs, toilet tent. Single tent available on request.
-  Climbing gear: climbing boots, crampons, harnesses, ice axe, gaiters, rope, carabineers, trekking poles & other accessories.
-  All meals during the trek - start with bed tea to breakfast, lunch, dinner, tea /coffee, snacks. from Indian, Tibetan, Chinese to continental cuisine.
-  Support staff: Qualified English speaking climbing guide, cook & camp crew.
-  Trekking mules/horses / HAP / LAP for porterage of your luggage and trekking gear.
-  Camping fee,  climbing permits.
-  GST (Goods and services tax) as applicable.
-  First aid medical kit.  

COST EXCLUDES
×     Domestic flight Delhi - Kullu Manali airport, 
×     Rest of hotel in Manali and New Delhi and lunch, dinner while staying at the hotel in Leh & not trekking.
×     Travel insurance.
×     Soft or hard drinks.
×     Entrance fee at monasteries
×     Personal tipping to staff: Guide, cook, helper, horseman, driver. 
×     Any unforeseen cost arises by natural hazards rain, snow, roadblock which cost extra lodging & boarding beyond trip Schedule.

Trekking Gear

What we provide
We provide all the GROUP GEAR included in the following list:

3-4 Person roomy 4 season tents for 2 - 3 people and individual as well, dining tent, toilet tent and other camping accessories.
Sleeping bags and comfortable foam mattresses.
Kitchen tent, Stoves, fuel, cookware etc.
Bed tea, nutritious breakfast, three course meal (dinner), packed lunch, post trek snacks, tea and coffee.
Trekking poles and Duffel bags for your luggage's.
Basic first aid box and mini oxygen bottles

What you may need - Your personal gear recommended in List :-
Day pack: A bit of bigger size 30 - 40 liters in order to keep fleece, jacket, water bottle, camera, packed lunch

Foot wear :-
Good condition trekking boots – not new used before in your country side for best fit for trekking, water proof.
Camp shoes, light and comfortable as running shoes or sandal ( like Teva ) for river crossing. Its necessity for you to bring sandals for river crossing.
Socks both Woolen and cotton as desire.

Clothing :-
Gore tex jacket or similar.
Down jacket/vest is good for cool evenings.
Wind/Rain jacket: (i.e. gore-tex, northface or similar) waterproof and breathable. Its necessity to have jacket while crossing passes.
Trekking pants, light, comfortable, water proof /breathable.
Long sleeve shirt Light weight dry-fast (for sun/insect protection).
Thermal innerwear winter thermal innerwear.
T-shirts for day time.
One mid weight/heavyweight fleece (long sleeve) jacket or warm pullover.
Short pants, underwear.
Sun Hat: cowboy style or baseball style to protect skin from direct sunlight.
Woolen cap for high altitude or while crossing pass or during evenings in camp.
One fleece or sweatpants for cold evenings during dining.
A pair of Hand gloves or woolen gloves.
Scarf to protect from dust or sunlight around neck. This is available in local markets with variety of colors.

Accessories :- 
Sun glasses with UV protection. An extra sun glass in case to replace.
Sun screen and lip protection.
Moisturizer cream: In Ladakh the air is dry and sun is harsh and strong during day. There are local moisturizer cream available in market. To avoid somehow skin allergy bring your personal cream.
Water bottle. Minimum I - 2 liter.
Trekking poles or sticks. If you have your own folded poles. 
Torch or one head lamp with extra batteries. Petzl or similar.
One toiletries kit, small towel.
Reading and writing materials.
Digital Camera or digital video recorder / solar charger.
Water purification tablets.
Nylon or water proof plastic bags to storage clothes and stuff.
One pocket knife light.

Others :- 
Gaiter / personal  climbing gear. (Can rent at Manali or Leh or Uttarkashi).
Water purification/filter: we boil water for you in the camp, what its essential you to have a water purification tablets or filter during the day of trekking.
Mosquito repellent cream.
Small Binocular.
First aid kit: We carry basic first aid kit with diamox, aspirin, paracetamol, antibiotics for diarrhea, antiseptic, bandage and band aids, Please you bring your personal first aid kit with medicine you think to need necessity for you.
Vitamin tablets or similar. 
Extra passport photos.

"We had a very pleasant trip. The team was excellent, food superb and the guidance of Pawan and assistant Laxman was outstanding. I guess we were one of the best organized and safest teams at the mountain. Thanks for a marvelous trip. Greetings ."
Mr. Ulf and Matthias - Germany - 11 Sept, 2019

14 DAYS TREKKING IN MANALI

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