Inflaming the mountainous glory of Annapurna region of central Nepal, Mt. Hiunchuli peak stands 6441 meters tall sprinkling the aroma of truly adventuresome and demanding climbing journey on the lap of great Himalayas. Hiunchuli is settled as an extension of gigantic Annapurna South and is tremendously popular as one of the adventurous trekking peaks of Nepal that is worth of an attempt. The peak is reported to be first climbed in 1971 by an American expedition led by Craig Anderson through the southeast face.
The exploration by Jimmy Roberts made Mt. Hiunchuli an instant destination for ultimate mountaineering voyage. The Gurung ethnic community of the region duly regards Hiunchuli as a sacred mountain. The ecological possession of central western Nepal can be utterly explored and savored during this enticing journey. The habitual ascent to the summit is possible either through Southeast face or Northwest face.
The natural feel of the journey ignites as the trail tunnels into the green and dense forested part of the region. The calm and cool atmosphere around sets for further pleasing moment to relish.
The succeeding picturesque Gurung villages and stunning Himalayan landscapes on the way simply please your eyes and emotions. Moving along the ups and downs of the off-the-beaten-path trail you can enjoy the enormously treasured view of Annapurna Himalayan Range.
With every step approaching up to the summit, the beguiling panorama of striking mountains appears clearer and closer in front of your eyesight. To name these include Annapurna I, Annapurna III, Annapurna V, Annapurna South, Machhapuchhare, Tharpu Chuli, Singu Chuli, Baraha Sikhar, Khansar Kang, Gangapurna, and many more. As said earlier, the climbing is adventurous and tough and offers significant difficulty regarding path finding and vulnerable rock falling, so this stuff is highly recommended to those with better mountaineering understanding and some experience on technical climbing.
We have detailed the entire services and route of Hiunchuli peak climbing in the section below. However, we are heartily open to manage any necessary changes required on the package. We also arrange all the necessary materials and trainings for climbing. For further details and information please do not forget to write us. We will be delighted to assist you.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Kathmandu tours and preparation for Hiunchuli climbing.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (914m.).
Day 04: Drive to Nayapool then trek to Tikhedunga (1577 m.).
Day 05: Trek from Tikhedunga to Ghorepani (2675 m.).
Day 06: Trek to Tadapani (2675m.) via Poon Hill (3180m.).
Day 07: Trek from Tadapani to Chhomrong (2040 m.).
Day 08: Trek from Chhomrong to Bamboo (2340m.).
Day 09: Trek from Bamboo to Deurali (3230m.).
Day 10: Trek from Deurali to Annapurna Base Camp (4130m.).
Day 11: Trek from Annapurna base camp to Hiunchuli Base Camp.
Day 12: Trek from Hiunchuli base camp to High Camp.
Day 13: Summit of Hiunchuli peak and back to ABC.
Day 14: Trek from Annapurna Base Camp to Dovan (2630m.).
Day 15: Trek from Dovan to Jhinudanda (1750m.).
Day 16: Trek from Jhinudanda to Pothana (1600m.).
Day 17: Trek to Dhampus Phedi then drive to pokhara by car.
Day 18: Drive to Kathmandu, evening farewell dinner.
Day 19: Transfer to airport for onward destination.
Best season for Hiunchuli peak climbing in Nepal are autumn (September, October and November) and spring (March, April and May). Mountaineering is an adventure activity; reach remote and high mountain regions, sometime health condition of climber, natural disaster and weather condition changed unexpectedly. Your safety and satisfaction is our main concern, note that climbing guide has an authority to cancel any part of Hiunchuli summit itinerary due to safety, be prepared to be flexible if required. Beside that you would like to discuss about map, elevation, distance, difficulty, best time, gear list and cost for Hiunchuli climbing email us. We’d love to hear from you!