Shigu Chuli peak (6501 m) is yet another fantabulous trekking peak positioned in Gandaki region as an imperative extension of Annapurna Himalayan Range. Famed as the third highest trekking peak in Nepal, Mt. Shigu Chuli is evenly named as Fluted peak “Singu chuli climbing“. The peak is neighbored by Tharpu Chuli from the south and Mt. Gangapurna from the east. Formally affirmed to group “B” climbing category by Nepal Mountaineering Association, Shigu Chuli is among the fairly summated trekking peaks of Nepal. The most usual route to the summit is identified through the north east face.
The trail is richly studded with luxuriant natural possession and awesome geographical features. The incredible landscapes, swift rivers, emerald hills, quaint villages, diverse flora and fauna, aquamarine glacial lakes, and striking Himalayan views are elemental of its natural and geographical diversity. You will find the towering mountains such as Annapurna I, Annapurna III, Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Barah Shikar, Khangsha Kang, Tarke Kang, Gangapurna, Tharpu Chuli, Gandharba Chuli and possibly others appearing at the finest during this endeavor.
You can also explore the diverse cultural possession of the different ethnic community of the region. Besides being enticing journey altogether, Singu chuli climbing is also worth-a-take for all its technical toughness involved. It requires careful use of ice-climbing equipment. At places the peak is prone to thrilling rock fall and the section near to the summit involves stiff ascent making it more demanding and tough. So, this stuff is seriously recommended to physically fit and experienced climbers.
We have been operating Shigu Chuli peak climbing throughout the year with our proficient and amiable guides. They will not only support and guide you but will try every way possible to make your journey jovial and memorable. We have detailed the usual route to this peak climbing in the itinerary section below. Please have a look and for any necessary changes and information on Shigu Chuli climbing please feel easy to write us. We will be delighted to assist you on the matter.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Kathmandu tours and preparation for Shigu chuli climbing.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (914m.).
Day 04: Drive to Nayapool (1050m.) then trek to Tikhedunga.
Day 05: Trek from Tikhedunga to Ghorepani (2675 m.).
Day 06: Trek from Ghorepani to Tadapani (2675m.) via to Poon Hill.
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: Rest at Annapurna Base Camp for acclimatization.
Day 12: Trek from Annapurna B. C. to Tent peak base camp (4800m).
Day 13: Trek from Tent Peak B. C. (4,800m.) to High Camp (5,200m.).
Day 14: Rest at Singhu Chuli High Camp for acclimatization.
Day 15: Climbing High Camp to Singu Chuli Camp I (5,500m.).
Day 16: Singu Chuli Camp I to Singu Chuli Camp II (5,800).
Day 17: Summit Singu Chuli (6,501m) and back to camp II.
Day 18: Trek from Singu Chuli Camp II to Annapurna base camp.
Day 19: Trek from Annapurna Base Camp to Dovan (2630m.).
Day 20: Trek from Dovan to Jhinudanda (1750m.).
Day 21: Trek from Jhinudanda to Pothana (1600m.).
Day 22: Trek to Dhampus Phedi then drive to Pokhara.
Day 23: Drive to Kathmandu, evening farewell dinner.
Day 24: Transfer to airport for onward destination.
Best season for Singu chuli 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 Singu chuli 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 Singu chuli climbing email us. We’d love to hear from you!