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Carstensz Pyramid 4,884m (Puncak Jaya)
The Carstensz Pyramid is the highest mountain in Australasia. It is a remote mountain and getting there is an adventure in it's own right.
TREKKING ROUTE FROM SUGAPA VILLAGE
Day 01 : MANADO Arrival in Sam Ratulangi International Airport, Manado. Picked up and meet with our team and then directly go to the Swiss Bel Hotel, free program.
Day 02 : MANADO - NABIRE Check out from hotel and drive to the airport. you and our team will fly to Nabire premises using Express Air. Arrive at Nabire Airport, and then go to Nusantara Hotel to stay overnight. After lunch to prepare equipment and stuff needs to be taken in the trekking. afternoon towards airline companies to weigh the goods.
Day 03 : NABIRE – BILOGAI/SUGAPA DISTRICT After breakfast at 6.00am we start to the airport, and then fly to Bilogai Airstrip, Sugapa District using chartered flight, Avia Star,Enggano,Trigana or Susi Air. Arive at Sugapa Bilogai air strip 2.200m asl. By Sugapa Bilogai air strip after your we get your permit we will stay for over night for make sure your porter. drive for. (B,L,D)
Day 04 : SUGAPA – JAMBUSIGA / CAMP I (2300 m asl) After breakfast, about 8.00am We drive for about 15 minutes to Sanamba village by motor bike then continued by trekking approximately 2 hours to Suanggama District the last village(camp I). And then continue to Jambusiga camp I, we will trek to Jambusiga (Camp I), and it will take about 6 to 7 hours. We would walk up and down and a little bit muddy along the banks of the river. We will set up tents and stay ovenight at Jambusiga. (B,L,D)
Day 05 : JAMBUSIGA - PANDANIS CAMP II (2400 m asl) After breakfast, we will continued trekking to camp II. The condition of the trek little bit up, muddy and root. We will set up tents and stay for over night. It weill take about 6-7 hours. (B,L,D)
Day 06 : PANDANIS – ENDASIGA/ ENDATUGAPA CAMP III (3200 m asl) After breakfast, we will continued trekking to camp III. As usual the road will be uphill and muddy through wilderness until we reach camp III Endasiga/Endatugapa. It will take about 6-7 hours. We will set up tents and stay overnight. (B,L,D)
Day 06 : ENDATUGAPA – EBAI / VIEW CAMP (3400 m asl) Accustomed Wake up early at 6:30 am packing and breakfast, at 08.00 we will continue the journey to camp IV, the condition of roads, swamp, savanna, and up and down., in the middle way we already able to see Sudirman Mountain from a distance. It will take about 6 – 7 hours walk. We will set up tents and stay overnight. (B,L,D)
Day 07 : EBAI (VIEW CAMP) – NASIDOME (3550 m asl) As always wake up at 6:30 in the morning, and breakfast preparation. At 08.00am proceed to post V, with road conditions bogs, ferns, savanna and muddy. To the Camp V It will take about 6 - 7 hours. We will set up tents and stay overnight. (B,L,D)
Day 08 : NASIDOME – Lembah(valley) DANAU DANAU (BASE CAMP – 4250m asl) Morning after breakfast, with a choice porter we will continue the journey to the valley Lakes (Base Camp), through the mud and the Black Lake / Discovery lake and climbed to an altitude of 3900m asl, and also along the Larson lake and then towards New Zealand pass at an altitude of 4650m asl and then down to Base Camp 4250m asl. Danau valley base camp on altitude of 4.250 meter asl. We will set up tents and stay overnight. It will take about 6 - 7 hours trekking. (B,L,D)
Day 09 : SUMMIT DAY (4884 m asl – CARSTENSZ PYRAMID) Wake up at 12.30 am. Take breakfast and prepare for climbing equipment. At about 2 am start to summit attack. After summit, return to base camp and stay overnight. Normal time to reach the summit is about 5 – 7 hours and come in back normally 4-5 hours. Stay for over night. (B,L,D)
Day 10 : DANAU DANAU VALLEY – NASIDOME After breakfast we will go return to Nasidome. We will set up tents and stay overnight. (B,L,D)
Day 11 : NASIDOME – ENDATUGAPA CAMP After breakfast we will go back to Endatugapa camp III, jumping one camp Ebai camp IV. We will set up tents and stay overnight. Normal time for going back 8-9 hours (B,L,D)
Day 12 : ENDATUGAPA CAMP – JAMBU SIGA I After breakfast we will go back to Jambusiga Camp. jumping again one camp Pandanis camp II. We will set up tents and stay overnight. Normal time to going back 8-9 hours. (B,L,D)
Day 13 : JAMBUSIGA CAMP – SUANGGAMA - SUGAPA After breakfast we will trek back through Suanggama to Titigi Village and then by motorcycle proceed to Yokatapa Sugapa District. (B,L,D)
Day 14 : SUGAPA - NABIRE After breakfast at 07.00am we go to Bilogai Airstrip for fly to Nabire. Arrive in Nabire we go to Nusantara hotel and stay for over night. (B,L,D).
Day 15 : NABIRE – MANADO After breakfast we will continue by domestic flight to Sam Ratulangi Internatinoal Airport, accommodation will be provided your Hotel, Manado. (B)
DAY 16 : SUMMIT PARTY MANADO In Manado night the company will hold an event called SUMMIT PARTY, to celebrate the success of the expedition participants and thanksgiving to God the Merciful. – end program- (B). Day 17 : we bring you to at Sam Ratulangi International Airport and say good bye.
3 Days left us prepare fot the anticipated weather in Papua or unexpected circumstances.
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INCLUDED ON THE EXPEDITION COST: All required permits. Local air fare Bali to Nabire or Timika. Charter flight (Timika or Nabire – Bilogai Airstrip, Sugapa). Domestic flight (Sugapa – Nabire or Timika) All Airport transfers. Accommodation based on twin/double share at Hotel in Bali and Grand Tembaga Hotel Timika or Nusantara Hotel Nabire. Accommodation at local house in Suanggama Village Meals as per the itinerary (B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner) Camping gear (sharing dome tent) Experienced mountain guide & cook Porters during trekking (villagers) Dining, and cooking equipment
Duration: 20 Days and 19 nights
Climbing Season : all year
Price guide for 2014
1 Person £25,000
2 People £15,000 pp
3 People £9,000 pp
4 People £8,500 pp
5 People £8,000 pp
6 - 7 People £7,750 pp
8 – 10 Peopel £7,500
Budget £1,000 pp for the flight.
All our Carstensz Pyramid expeditions are led by one of our experienced western guides.
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