Tukuche Peak Overview

Peak ID

TUKU

Status

Opened

Elevation

6920 M / 22703 FT

Latitude

28º 44' 46"

Longitude

83º 33' 39"

History

1st ascent on

30/04/1970 AD(17/01/2027 BS)

1st ascent by

Hirosuke Kikuchi,
Eiho Otani,
Takao Yonemoto,

Location

  • Province:

    Gandaki Pradesh
  • Mountain Range:

    Dhaulagiri
  • District:

    Mustang/Myagdi
  • Municipality/Rural Municipality:

    Thasang/Dhawalagiri

Nearest help center

( from the basecamp along
the caravan route )
  • Police post:

    Marpha 14.1KM
  • Armed police post

    Jomsom 20.3KM
  • Army post:

    Jomsom 20.3KM
  • Health centre/post:

    Tukuche 7.5KM
  • Tourist police post:

    Jomsom 20.3KM
  • Nearest settlement :

    Larjung 2.8KM

Royalty Fees

  • Nepalese (NRs):

    Spring 5000, Autumn 2500, Winter/Summer 1250
  • Foreigners (USD):

    Spring 400, Autumn 200, Winter/Summer 100

How to get there

  • From Kathmandu:

    Jomsom-Marpha-Dhampus-BC
  • Caravan route:

    Jomsom-Syang-Marpha-Tukuche-Larjung-BC
  • Caravan route
    length:

    20.3KM through Jomsom
  • Climbing route
    length:

    7.3KM
  • Duration:

    30 Days