Tour Duration: 12 Days
Location: Georgia, Svaneti region
For: Climbers with experience
We can Also offer you Other kind of tours through the whole Georgia
Ushba is one of the most notable peaks of the Caucasus Mountains. It is located in the Svaneti region in
Georgia. It is centran Caucasus part. Ushba is surrounded with Peak Shurovski , Chatini, Shkhelda, Samll Ushba and peak Mazeri mountains.
Ushba is spire-shapes double summit. It has the south and north peaks. The south peak of Ushba is 4710 meter and the north Ushba summit is 4690 meter. Ushba Slopes are covered with glacier.
The north summit was first climbed in 1888 by English climbers and the south was first
climbed in 1903. Before that about 20 ascents were unsuccessful tried. The First soviet ascent was made in
1934, led by Alexander Japaridze.
Ushba has more than 50 different climbing routes.
As a classic route is treated at North Ushba northen route via Ushba plato and pillow and at South summit route named Gabrieli.
We offer you Northen Ushba classic route with is terated easiest at this mountain 4B grade. All other riutes are 5 and 6 grades.
As in other mountains of the Caucasus, the weather can change several times a day, which often makes it difficult to climb mountain Ushba. Temperatures on the peak in July and August in range from -10 to -15
wery often people ask when is the better to climb Ushba. As a best season is treated From seacond part of July till 20 of August. It is possible climb Ushba after 20 of August alomoust untill end of September but it depend on season and snow condition for the year. If there is already a litttle snow it makes more difficuld to cross glacier and climbe last part of Ushba
Day 1 – Meet at the airport and transfer to the hotel*** (Tbilisi Center, 10 min walking till downtown). (- / - / -)
Day 2 – Tbilisi - Becho (Svaneti region)
Meet at 8:00 am in Tbiisi and drive to Svaneti direction in the village Becho. The way is 480 km and takes about 8 hour.
Nihgt in Becho in Guest house. (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
Day 3 - Track to Camp 1 (Hunter's) (2800 m.). Night in tents. Walking about 5 - 6 hours (Breakfast / Lunch-box / Dinner)
Day 4 – Track to Camp 2 (4000 m.). This day we will walk and climb galacier and will come to Ushba Plato. Night in tents. Walking about 5 - 6 hours. walking about 5 - 6 hour. (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
Day 5 -Track to Camp 3 (4250 m.). This day we will walk and climb galacier and will come to place named Ushba pillow. Night in tents. Walking about 3 - 4 hours (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
Day 6 - Free acclimatization day. (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
Day 7 - Camp 3 (Ushba pillow) - Ushba Summit 4690m. - Camp 3 or Camp 2. Total time for climb Ushba mountain tilll top and back from camp 3 (Ushba pillow) is about 10-12 hour. (Breakfast / Lunch-box / Dinner)
Day 8 -Track to Camp 1 (2800 m.). Night in tents. (Breakfast / Lunch-box / Dinner)
Day 9 - Camp 1 - Village (Breakfast / Lunch-box / Dinner)
Day 10 - Reserve day in case of bad weather. (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
Day 11 - Becho - Tbilisi (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
Day 12 - Transfer to the Airport. (Breakfast / - / -)
|THE COST OF THE TOUR MT. USHBA|
|1 Per||2 Per||3 Per|
|4360 €||2270 €||1850 €|
THE COST OF THE TOUR MT. USHBA INCLUDES
• Transfer from airport to airport.
- We can organize any personal variant for the Mt. Ushba program at group’s request for individual program.
Guides’ equipment include: climbing equipment, GPS navigation, 2 way radio, mobile phone, satellite phone, first aid kit for the mountains)
Personal Climbing Equipment:
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