Hiunchuli Peak (6441m) is one of the most famous trekking trails in the Annapurna region located near the south face of Annapurna South (7219m). The journey is embellished with magnificent views of the Himalayas offering full serene along with fantasy portraying the beautiful nature. During this trek, we pass through the Gurung and Magar Community embracing rich cultures, traditions and unique lifestyle practices. The climbing journey initiates from Kathmandu continuing to Pokhara leading towards Nayapul. The trek commences as we head to Ghorepani, Poonhill to behold the splendid sunrise over the towering mountains in the Annapurna region. From the North-West Face, we will be ascending Hiunchuli. This is one of the most challenging and technical climbing in Annapurna Regions, where mountaineering skills are highly required with the awareness of using trekking gears. The trail mostly ascends through the icy rocks, glaciers and steep slopes which requires an excellent level of fitness and prior climbing experience. Beautiful views of the mountains like Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m), Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna II (7937m), Annapurna III (7555m), Annapurna IV( 7525m), Annapurna south (7219m), Mt Fishtail/ Machhapuchhre (6997m), Mt. Nilgiri (7061m), Lamjung Himal (6983m), Tukuche peak (6920m) and so on can be seen from the Summit of Hiunchuli Peak. Here we head through diverse landscapes and rich bio-diversity to lead to the top of the peak providing us with an experience of a lifetime.
Hiunchuli Peak Climbing Itinerary
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative
Day 02 : Full day Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley
Day 03 : Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (820m)
Day 04 : Drive to Nayapul and trek to Ulleri (1500m) 5-6 hrs
Day 05 : Trek from Ulleri to Ghorepani (2800m) 5.5 hrs
Day 06 : Hike to Poon Hill (3193m) 1 hrs and trek from Ghorepani to Tadapani (2630m) 6.5 hrs
Day 07 : Trek from Tadapani to Chhomrong ( 2170m) 6 hrs
Day 08 : Trek from Chhomrong to Dovan (2600m) 5.5 hrs
Day 09 : Trek Dovan to Machhapuchhre Base Camp (3700m) 6 hrs
Day 10 : From MBC to Annapurna Base Camp (4130m) 2 hrs
Day 11 : Trek from ABC to Hiunchuli Base Camp. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 12 : Trek from Base Camp to High Camp. Overnight at the tented camp.
Day 13 : Summit to Hiunchuli Peak and back to Deurali (3230m) 6-7 hrs. Overnight at a Lodge
Day 14 : Trek Deurali to Sinuwa (2360m) 6-7 hrs. Overnight at the Lodge in Sinuwa
Day 15 : Trek from Sinuwa to Landruk Village (1628m) 7 hrs
Day 16 : Trek Landruk Village to Dhampus (1650) 4-5 hrs and drive back to Pokhara (820m) 1.5 hrs
Day 17 : Drive back to Kathmandu overnight at hotel
Day 18 : Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination
Itinerary can be make increase or decrease according to yours holidays in Nepal.
After this challenging Hiunchuli Peak Climbing if you are interested for other activities like Jungle Safari, Rafting, Hiking or more Peak climbing in other region’s we can organize based on your desires and requirements.
Note: We would like to inform and assure you that we always follow the itinerary program but we might have to compel to change the itinerary due to bad weather, route condition and in any other unexpected situation compel in the field. We seek to request maximum flexibility for your safety while you are travelling in the Himalaya. There are also many other optional routes and programs which can be customized based on your interest. The cost will vary for the customized program. Please feel free to contact us for customized program.