Hiunchuli Peak Climbing - 20 Days
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Hiunchuli Peak is one of the Annapurna Range Peak of Nepal with an height of 6441m. It is also the part of Annapurna Range like two peaks Tharpu Chuli and Singu Chuli. Its eastern face overlooks the Modi Khola and guards the entrance to the Annapurna Sanctuary. This is considered as a sacred mountain of Gurung ethnic. This peak is one of the difficult peak climbing’s in Nepal which can be climbed from both southeast face and northwest face as well. It not considered as difficult technically but there is always risk of rock falling. Even though it offers major new route potentials, it has received little attention from mountaineers and is rarely climbed. It was first climbed in 1971 by An American Peace Corps Expedition from the southeast face.
Outline Itinerary of Hiunchuli Peak
Day 1: Kathmandu Arrival
You will be warmly greeted by Well Nepal at your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA), Kathmandu and escorted to hotel. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Kathmandu Tour and trek Preparation (1360m)
Today you are going to explore the several cultural and natural sightseeing in this ancient city Pashupatinath, Boudhanah Stupa, Swayambunath Stupa and Kathmandu Durbar Square. After exploring this places you will do preparation for trek. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Kathmandu to Pokhara to Ulleri (2000m).
After you arrive at Pokhara either by air or bus, you will headed to Nayapul by private car which is one hour drive and same day trek to Ulleri. Stay overnight at Ulleri.
Day 4: Ulleri to Ghorepani (2750 M)
Today you will trek to Ghorepani and along its trail you will enjoy spectacular views of Mount Annapurna south (7219m) & Himchuli (6441m) and places like Banthati and Tangethati from where Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167M), highest of Annapurna Region, looks stunning. After a long walk you reach to Ghorepani. Stay overnight at Ghorepani.
Day 5: Ghorepani to Tadapani (2590 M)
Early morning you will be climbing up to Poon Hill (3193M) to see sunrise, and after that beautiful sunrise and 180 degree view of Annapurna Mountains, and return to your lodge for breakfast. Then you continue your trail to Tadapani. Stay overnight at Tadapani.
Day 6: Tadapani to Chhomrong (2340 M)
Today you will follow your trail to Chhomrong. During trek you will pass through beautiful forest, Small and traditional villages called Chuile, Kimrung, Gurjung, Taulung and finally at Chhomrong. Stay overnight at Chhomrong.
Day 7: Chhomrong to Dovan (2505 M) to Deurali (3100 M)
Today you leave Chhomrong this morning and climb up trails to Dovan, you cross small village of Sinuwa Dada and making through beautiful thick Rhododendron forest, Khuldighar and rocky cliff of bamboo you’ll find yourself at Dovan. Then you will headed for Deurali. Along the way you will be enjoying silence jungle and visit a temple within the same jungle. Enjoying some waterfalls and a lake called Hinku you reach at Deurali and have good rest there. Stay overnight at Deurali.
Day 8: Deurali to Machhapuchhare Base Camp to Annapurna Base Camp (4130 M)
Following trails through rugged path, a bit dangerous for avalanches, you will find yourself in Machhapuchhare Base camp with few lodges. From here you will keep on walking up through grassy land for two hours and you are at Annapurna Base Camp. Stay overnight at Annapurna Base Camp.
Day 9: Trek to Hiunchuli Base Camp
Finally you will be at your peak climbing point of Hiunchuli Base camp after 5 hours of walk. Stay overnight at Hiunchuli Base Camp.
Day 10: Rest and Preparation Day
Today is your rest day as you will take full rest by preparing plans of summit, team discussion, checking all necessities and other.
Day 11-14: Climb to Hiunchuli Camp I, Camp II, Summit and return to Base Camp
Day 15: Trek all the way back to Annapurna Base Camp and Rest.
Day 16: Back to Chhomrong ( 2340 M)
After enjoying beautiful Annapurna Mountains and other from a close distance with beautiful natural scenery and its vegetation you head back same route to Chhomrong. Stay overnight at Chhomrong.
Day 17: Chhomrong to Ghandruk to Landruk (1565 M)
After a good night rest at chhomrong you trail down to village called Ghandruk crossing small villages and enjoying small river, Kimron Khola, vistas of fish tail Himal, Annapurna south and natures gifts. Then you will depart to Landruk village where you will stay a night with local hospitality. Stay overnight at Landruk
Day 18: Landruk to Pokhara
On this day you will once again be stunned by spectacular views of Annapurna South. You trail down to Pokhara through rivers, village (Dhampus, the largest village on the trek) you get signs of transportation and civilization. From there you will drive back to Pokhara.
Day 19: Pokhara to Kathmandu.
You will enjoy Pokhara at its best and comfort yourself with shopping and entertainments, foods and so on and recall what you have achieved from that trek, those beautiful natures, kind peoples and their lifestyle, different cultures and many more. So, around 3 pm you will depart to Kathmandu. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 20: Departure
Today your Hiunchuli Peak Climbing comes to an end so collects the photographs and gadget. Then our representative will help you to drop to the airport or if you have plenty of time to spend in Nepal, then feel free us to join another trip or adventurous activities like hiking, river rafting, bunjy jumping, paragliding etc.so that you can make your travel to Nepal memorable
Accommodation in Kathmandu at standard hotels with breakfast.
Sightseeing in Kathmandu with tour guide.
Entrance fee of all sightseeing spots in Kathmandu, National park fees on Treks
Accommodation on Lodge/Guest House/Tent while on treks.
Meal on full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during trekking including Tea/coffee.
Insurance of our field staff.
Permits and Group medical supplies (first aid kit)
All Climbing Permit
Climbing Guide & Equipment
All required camping equipment
TIMS Card (Trekker’s Information Management System card)
All additional government tax & Permit.
- Climbing Permit, Climbing Guide & Camping Equipment
Services exclude:Nepal entry visa fee
International / any air fare.
All Climbing Personal Equipment
Alcohol, hot and cold drinks)
Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
All expenses due to unavoidable events e.g. flight cancellation, personal illness, strike, Political Disturbances etc.