Hiunchuli Peak Climbing

Challenging and rewarding mountaineering adventure in Nepal

Duration Duration 16 Days
Meals Meals
  • Daily breakfast in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • 3-times meals during trek and peak climbing
Accommodation Accommodation
  • 5-nights hotel
  • 12-nights eco-lodge and tent
Activites Activities
  • Peak Climbing
  • Trekking
  • Sightseeing
Price Reduced US$ 3350 Price Starts From US$ 2950
Destination Destination
Difficulty Difficulty
Max. Altitude Max. Altitude
6419 Meter
Activities Activity
Peak Climbing
Start and Point Start/End Point
Best Season Best Season
March, April, May, Sept, Oct, Nov
Group Size Group Size
2 - 8 People
Transportation Transportation
Private Car and Tourist Bus
Activity Per Day Activity Per Day
6-7 hours trek/climbing

Overview of Hiunchuli Peak Climbing

Hiunchuli Peak Climbing falls in the Annapurna Sanctuary range. Hiunchuli Peak has joined with the Annapurna south. The Peregrine Treks team will take you to the summit of Hiunchuli Peak Climbing. Hiunchuli  Peak Climbing is a holy and sacred mountain of the Gurung tribes of Nepal. The trail of Hiunchuli Peak Climbing leading to the mountain’s base camp is straightforward and accessible as it falls in the Annapurna Sanctuary trekking route but the summit of the peak. Himchuli is daunting and therefore considered the most challenging climbing peak in Nepal.

Hiunchuli Peak Climbing Highlights

  • Himalayan view from Mount Hiunchuli — 6441 meter
  • Annapurna Sanctuary Trekking
  • Stunning sunrise view from Poon Hill
  • Mount Annapurna Range and Mount Dhaulagiri view
  • The Annapurna Base Camp
  • Jhinu Hot Spring
  • Sightseeing in UNESCO World Heritage Sites

There are two routes to ascend the Himchuli: the South-East face trail and the North-West Face trail. The southern-east face starts from the Hinko Cave via the Annapurna Sanctuary route. Once you have set the first camp above the valley, two further fields are needed to reach the summit. It is technically explored to rockfalls, Sera dangers, and complicated trail-finding experiences even if ascending from this route.

 Team composition

Trekking:  we provide you with a fully experienced trekking guide. Every five members get one assistant guide also one porter for every two members.

Hiunchuli Peak Climbing: We provide a license holder English-speaking climbing guide. We also provide an assistant guide for every five members in the case of a big group. Experienced cooks and necessary Sherpa will go in your group, mostly assistants, who will assist in setting up camps during the climb.

This staff arrangement ensures every group member’s safety for this Hiunchuli Peak Climbing. If any member becomes sick, our trip will continue with our planning. Please note that the maximum number of members in a group will be 12, an optimum size for a successful trip.

The ascending proceeds will be from the Annapurna Base Camp, with the other two camps needed for the final summit. Let’s embark on the peak climbing of Himchuli together, which is adventurous and excellent, with the Peregrine Treks & Expedition team.

Hiunchuli Peak Climbing Detail Itinerary

  • Day 1: Kathmandu Arrival

    Upon arriving at Tribhuvan International Airport, our representative will warmly welcome you. They will be responsible for taking you to the hotel that we have reserved for you. After checking in, you will have time to refresh and unwind before our representative provides a brief itinerary of our upcoming Hiunchui Peak Climbing.

    For the remainder of the day, you are free to explore the nearby areas around your hotel at your leisure. You may want to take a relaxing stroll or visit nearby places of interest. In the evening, we will be delighted to welcome you with a special dinner designed to make you feel at home and comfortable.

    Meal: Welcome Dinner
    Accommodation: 3-star hotel
    Elevation: 1400 m

  • Day 2: Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing

    On this day, you will prepare for the upcoming trip while enjoying some free time to explore the area. Our team will obtain the necessary permit for climbing Hiunchuli Peak and ensure your equipment is ready for the journey ahead. Additionally, we will take you on a cultural excursion to the Kathmandu Valley, where you can immerse yourself in the rich traditions and history of the region. This will include visits to iconic sites such as the sacred Pashupatinath Temple, the Monkey Temple of Swayambhunath, and the majestic Boudhanath stupa.

    Meal: Breakfast
    Accommodation: 3-star hotel
    Elevation: 1400 m

  • Day 3: Fly to Pokhara Drive to Khimche, and Trek to Tadapani

    Our journey will commence with an early morning rise and a wholesome breakfast before we embark on a 45-minute flight to Pokhara. This scenic flight will offer a breathtaking view of the magnificent Himalayan range, including Nepal’s captivating peaks. Upon arriving at Pokhara, we will pause for lunch before embarking on a two-hour drive to Khimche.

    After reaching Khimche, we will commence our trek to Tadapani. Making our way to the beautiful town of Ghandruk, known for its stunning traditional architecture and rich Gurung culture. This scenic location boasts sweeping views of the iconic Machchapuchhare and Hiunchuli mountains. Our journey will proceed through the enchanting rhododendron forests, renowned for their vibrant blooms during the springtime, and lead us to Bhaisi Kharka. The final stretch of our hike is a brief yet challenging ascent to Tadapani, where we will rest for the night in one of the area’s premier local lodges.

    Meal: BLD
    Accommodation: Local lodge or teahouse
    Elevation: 2630 m
    Flight time: 45 minutes
    Drive time: 2 hours
    Trek time: 7 hours

  • Day 4: Trek to Chhomrong

    We will embark on today’s trek with a leisurely downhill walk of approximately 45 minutes through the serene rhododendron forest. As we emerge from the forest, we will be greeted by the stunning farming landscape of the charming Chuile village. A wooden footbridge will take us across the Kimrong River, leading us on an upward climb to the quaint settlement of Gurjung, where we will stop for a satisfying lunch break.

    Continuing our journey, we will gradually ascend, passing by an enchanting waterfall and navigating through high ridges offering exquisite views of the majestic mountains and the surrounding landscape. Our path will merge with the trail from Landruk near Salaphu village; we will trek through Nayagaon village, finally arriving at the picturesque Gurung village of Chhomrong.

    We will take refuge in one of the charming lodges nestled within the village. These lodgings offer a host of contemporary conveniences, including access to telephone and internet services, to ensure a comfortable and connected stay.

    Meal: BLD
    Accommodation: Local lodge
    Elevation: 2170 m
    Trek time: 5 to 6 hours

  • Day 5: Trek to Dovan

    Our itinerary for today entails an exciting trek from Chhomrong to Dovan, which will take approximately 5 to 6 hours to complete. As we embark on this journey, we will descend steeply toward the Chomrung Khola and cross a suspension bridge. Our path will then lead us through a beautiful forest, where we will reach the charming Sinuwa village at an altitude of 2,324 meters.

    En route, we will traverse through a dense bamboo forest and make our way toward Kuldhighar before descending towards Bamboo. The trail beyond Bamboo will take us through a thick forest, where we can relish nature’s tranquility’s beauty. Eventually, we will arrive at Dovan, where we will spend the night at a local lodge, resting and rejuvenating for the journey ahead. Keep your eyes peeled for monkeys and colorful birds.

    Meal: BLD
    Accommodation: Local lodge
    Elevation: 2600 m
    Trek time: 5 to 6 hours

  • Day 6: Trek to Deurali

    For today’s trek, you will cover a relatively short distance. The destination is Deurali, about 8 kilometers from Dovan, and stands at 3,230 meters. You will cross paths with lush bamboo forests and vibrant Rhododendron trees in full bloom. The trail will take you toward the Hinku ridge, where you will eventually hike up to reach its peak and arrive at Deurali. The Modi River will flow alongside you throughout your journey, providing a serene atmosphere. Here you can see the image of the natural Buddha high up on
    the cliff sides.

    Meal: BLD
    Accommodation: Local lodge
    Elevation: 3230 m
    Trek time: 5 to 6 hours

  • Day 7: Trek to Annapurna Base Camp

    Today we trek to Annapurna Base Camp via Machhapuchhre Base Camp (MBC), which takes approximately 4 to 5 hours. The trail leads to a relatively easy and flat path until we reach the base camp of Machhapuchhre Mountain. With its limited tourist lodgings, this location serves as a stopping point for trekkers before continuing toward the Annapurna base camp.

    The exquisite views that await us at this point are truly breathtaking. We can witness the grandeur of Fishtail Mountain up close, along with other towering peaks such as Annapurna I and III, Annapurna South, Gaganpurna, Hiunchuli, and more.

    As we forge ahead, the landscape undergoes a significant transformation. Sparse vegetation takes hold, and trails widen as we enter the Annapurna sanctuary, bidding farewell to the valley that has been our constant companion for days. Our journey takes us toward the base camp, navigating through the rugged moraine of the glacier and the imposing cliffs that loom before us.

    Upon arrival at the Annapurna base camp, the awe-inspiring peaks of Fishtail Mountain, Annapurna massifs, and Hiunchuli Peaks greet us without obstruction. Our stay in the Annapurna Base Camp will be unforgettable, a testament to the splendor and magnificence of this incredible region.

    Meal: BLD
    Accommodation: Local lodge
    Elevation: MBC: 3700 m, ABC: 4130 m
    Trek time: 4 to 5 hours

  • Day 8: Trek to Hiunchuli Base Camp

    Today’s itinerary involves an invigorating ascent along the rugged glacier trail leading to the Hiunchuli Base Camp. The journey offers a breathtaking spectacle of towering mountain peaks that dot the landscape. The trek is expected to last approximately five hours, culminating in a well-deserved rest at the Base Camp. The journey presents an opportunity to witness the awe-inspiring majesty of several famous mountains, including the towering Annapurna I, the iconic Fishtail, and the majestic Tent peak, among others. You will spend the night in a comfortable and secure tented camp at the Base Camp.

    Meal: BLD
    Accommodation: Tented Camp
    Elevation: 4600 m
    Trek time: 5 hours

  • Day 9: Trek to High Camp

    As we embark on our journey today, we will be navigating a steep trail that leads straight to the High Camp. Along the way, we will be treated to stunning views of towering mountain peaks, providing the perfect opportunity to familiarize ourselves with the mountaineering equipment we will use for the ascent, such as ice axes, crampons, and ropes.

    To ensure our safety and success, our experienced trek guide will instruct us on the basics of mountaineering while we practice using the equipment. Beyond this, we will have the chance to explore the surrounding areas and gradually acclimatize to the climate, preparing ourselves for the climb ahead.

    As night falls, we will spend the night in a comfortable tent at High Camp, readying ourselves physically and mentally for the exhilarating challenge that awaits us tomorrow.

    Meal: BLD
    Accommodation: Tented Camp
    Elevation: 5500 m
    Trek time: 5 to 6 hours

  • Day 10: Assent Hiunchuli Peak and back to Base Camp

    The culmination of your trekking adventure is on the horizon, waiting to be conquered. Your journey commences at the High Camp, with ample time dedicated to acclimatization to facilitate a smoother ascent. With the guidance of our seasoned expert, we will select a suitable weather window to ensure a seamless climb. Additionally, our guide will secure ropes to aid in traversing the more challenging portions of the path.

    When ascending this route, it is common to encounter fresh snow, prompting teams to rope together for safety. It is essential to approach the summit with care and patience, fully appreciating the breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape. From this vantage point, one can witness the awe-inspiring panorama of the Himalayas, including Fishtail Mountain, Annapurna massifs, Singu Chuli Peak, and many others.

    This peak is a guardian to Annapurna Base Camp’s entrance, overlooking the Modi River. After soaking in the summit’s beauty, we will gradually descend back to the High Camp, where we will spend the night cherishing the memories of our unforgettable adventure.

    Meal: BLD
    Accommodation: Tented Camp
    Elevation: 6441 m
    Trek time: 5 to 6 hours

  • Day 11: Contingency Day

    The Hiunchuli Peak Climbing schedule incorporates an additional day to accommodate any unforeseen circumstances that may arise during the trip. This provision considers the possibility of inclement weather conditions at the summit, altitude sickness, injuries, or other unexpected incidents that could cause changes to the itinerary.

    If everything goes as planned, this contingency day can be used to explore nearby viewpoints towards the end of the route or at any point throughout the trekking journey. Overnight accommodation is available at the High Camp, providing a comfortable and convenient base for the journey’s participants.

    Meal: BLD
    Accommodation: Tented Camp
    Elevation: 5500 m

  • Day 12: Trek back to Dovan

    Today’s itinerary involves retracing our steps to the enchanting destination of Dovan. Our journey will gradually descend amidst the lush forest, offering glimpses of fascinating wildlife like monkeys frolicking among the verdant trees. As we progress, we will traverse the hills’ edges, flanking the valley side and encountering clusters of lodges in place of the majestic Himalayan range.

    Our path leads us past the resplendent cascades and the revered Hindu temple of Baraha, culminating in our arrival at the idyllic settlement of Dovan. During certain seasons, we may encounter a slippery and rugged trail reminiscent of a canyon, but rest assured; we will spend a comfortable night in Dovan.

    Meal: BLD
    Accommodation: Local lodge
    Elevation: 2600 m
    Trek time: 5 to 6 hours

  • Day 13: Trek to Chhomrong

    As we continue our journey today, we will descend to a lower altitude and be greeted by a more lively and verdant landscape. The trek will become more accessible, allowing us to immerse ourselves in our surroundings’ beauty fully. Our departure from Dovan will lead us along the Modi River and down a long, steep staircase, with the Pola River crossing our path.

    Our next stop will be Bamboo, renowned for its lush greenery and bamboo forests. Here, we will find a guest house for relaxation. Following this, we will ascend briefly to Khuldighar, a location that boasts a helipad that is often utilized for emergencies. We will then trek downwards to the quaint village of Sinuwa, where we will wander through orchid and fern forests and be treated to a magnificent view of the Annapurna massif and Ghandruk village. Finally, we will journey to the village of Chhomrong, passing the quaint settlement of Tiliche. This shall be our resting place for the night, where we can bask in the beauty of the surroundings.

    Meal: BLD
    Accommodation: Local lodge
    Elevation: 2170 m
    Trek time: 5 to 6 hours

  • Day 14: Trek to Khimche and Drive back to Pokhara

    Our itinerary for today entails retracing our steps to Khimche. Starting from Chhomrong, we will embark on a captivating trekking adventure back to the picturesque village of Khimche, using the same trail as before. The descent is relatively less challenging, and the serene environment enhances the trekking experience. Upon arriving at Khimche, we will take a drive back to Pokhara, where we will spend the night at a hotel.

    Meal: BLD
    Accommodation: 3-star hotel
    Elevation: 900 m
    Trek time: 6 to 7 hours
    Drive time: 2 hours

  • Day 15: Drive back to Kathmandu

    As your Hiuchuli expedition ends, you will bid farewell one last time as you return to Kathmandu. Following the same route as before, you can take a moment to reflect on the stunning mountain scenery as you leave the Pokhara valley behind. Once in Kathmandu, you’ll have the opportunity to browse local markets for unique souvenirs and explore the city’s charming streets. In the evening, Peregrine Treks will host a farewell dinner in your honor, where you can reminisce about your unforgettable adventure. Your overnight stay will be at a comfortable hotel in Kathmandu, marking the end of your exhilarating journey.

    Meal: Farewell dinner
    Accommodation: 3-star hotel
    Elevation: 1400 m
    Drive time: 6 to 7 hours

  • Day 16: Departure

    The time has come for you to bid farewell to this enchanting country and embark on a homeward-bound adventure. Our trusty representative shall be by your side three hours before departure to ensure a seamless transition from this vibrant nation to the comfort of your home. May the memories of your experiences here stay with you always as you spread your wings and take flight toward new horizons.


What's included

  • Airport pick up and drop and transfer to hotel
  • Guided sightseeing in Kathmandu valley
  • Hotel in Kathmandu, teahouses for trekking, and tented accommodation for climbing
  • Three times meals during the Trekking and climbing period
  • All ground transportation as per our itinerary
  • Kathmandu Pokhara Flight
  • All necessary staff with experienced English-speaking climbing guide, cook, assistant climbing leader (5trekkers 1 assistant guide), and Sherpa porters
  • All necessary paperwork like trekking permits and climbing permit
  • Down jacket, four seasonal sleeping bags, Trekking duffel bag, t-shirt, and trekking map (down jacket and sleeping bag have to return after trip completion)
  • Mountaineering camping and climbing equipment high-quality equipment like North Face or Mountain Hardwar tents, mattresses, and kitchen equipment
  • Travel and rescue arrangements provide
  • Exclusive Medical Kit Bag
  • All government and local taxes

What is excluded

  • International airfare and Nepal Visa Fee
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Accommodation and meals in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain.
  • Altitude chambers or oxygen
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal climbing equipment
  • Personal climbing guide on your request
  • Personal expenses like phone calls, laundry, bar bills, mineral/boiled water, shower, etc
  • Tips for your crews


Our package cost includes all the accommodation mentioned in the itinerary. Your comfort and safety are our top priority, so we have chosen 3-star hotels in Kathmandu and Pokhara for your stay. If you prefer more luxurious accommodations, we offer the option to upgrade upon request.

Our rooms are designed for double occupancy and come equipped with two single beds for your convenience. If you are traveling alone, we will pair you up with someone of the same gender within your group. However, if you prefer more privacy, we offer a single room upgrade for an additional $200.

During your Hiunchuli Peak Climbing, our experienced guides will select the most suitable lodge in each village based on their past knowledge. Please note that some villages may have limited lodging options in peak seasons, such as Spring and Autumn, and you may need to share a room with another trekker. We provide comfortable two-person tents with mattresses and four-season sleeping bags for climbing days. Our team strives to set up each campsite in a picturesque location. Accommodations in camping are also based on twin-sharing unless there is a gender difference.

Although some locations along your Hiunchuli Peak Climbing may not offer modern amenities, especially at higher altitudes, we prioritize your safety and comfort in all arrangements. We mainly arrange clean and secure tea houses, local lodges, and homestays.


Your accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara includes breakfast at no additional cost, while all meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during trekking and climbing are also included in the package. Meals in the cities, on the other hand, are not included and must be paid for separately. Fortunately, numerous food options are available in urban areas, and we are always happy to help you choose the right place to eat.

In remote regions, you will always be served well-prepared, hygienic food. We can accommodate your dietary preferences and budget only if choices are available. Hotels and teahouses offer various dishes throughout the trail, including noodles, sandwiches, burgers, pizzas, and more.

We highly recommend indulging in local Nepali delicacies during your long day trek, particularly the nutritious and balanced meal of “Dal Bhat.” This dish is a staple in Nepali cuisine and provides the necessary energy to sustain you throughout your trek. Additionally, Peregrine Treks arranges Welcome and Farewell Dinners to represent our warm hospitality and enhance your overall experience.

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Hiunchuli Peak Climbing Map

Departure Dates

We have daily departures for private trips, so we recommend booking it according to your schedule. We do not need a minimum group size for the private trip and won’t charge additional charges for a solo traveler.

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    You can charge your electrical devices at hotels and lodges because there are no power outages. In the Himalayan region, however, hotel owners may levy a nominal fee.

    Essential Information

    Hiunchuli Peak Climbing Difficulty

    The majesty of Hiunchuli peak beckons to those who seek adventure and challenge. Though not deemed overly tricky, this peak still presents its dangers, with falling rocks and the need for precise navigation. Those with prior trekking experience will undoubtedly have an advantage as it demands a level of complexity that many may find daunting.

    Compared to other trekking peaks, Hiunchuli demands a higher level of mountaineering skill, including knowledge of using ice axe or crampons, making the journey to its summit all the more rewarding. Each season presents a new challenge, as there are no standard routes up, only ever-changing and technically demanding paths. But for those with physical strength and a deep understanding of the mountain’s ways, this climb will be the adventure of a lifetime.

    Best Time for Hiunchuli Peak Climbing

    The ascent of Hiunchuli peak is a year-round undertaking with favorable conditions throughout the calendar. However, Hiunchuli Peak Climbing offers the best opportunities for exploration during the spring (March to May) and autumn seasons (September to November). The autumn weather is mild, with temperatures ranging from 12 to 17 degrees. Celsius; however, the nights can get quite chilly, with an average temperature of 7 degrees Celsius. The clear and sunny days during autumn provide breathtaking views of the Himalayas, including the Dhaulagiri, Annapurna range, Gangapurna, Lamjung Himal, Nilgiri, Manaslu, Himchuli, and Machhapuchhre mountains. The forests are lush with greenery, and the settlements are vibrant due to the rainfall. The autumn season offers a perfect opportunity for photography enthusiasts to capture the abundant blooming flowers and stunning scenery.

    Springtime in the region is characterized by moderate daytime temperatures of 20 degrees Celsius and cool nighttime temperatures of 5 degrees Celsius. The vibrant bloom of popular flowers such as Rhododendrons, Poinsettias, Orchids, and other species marks this season. Due to the consistently favorable weather conditions, this period is considered one of the most suitable times for mountaineers to ascend the Hiunchuli peak.

    The course experiences extreme variations in weather conditions during the rainy months from June to August, resulting in heavy rainfall and muddy terrain. Still, guests of Peregrine Treks have pushed themselves to reach the summit, defying the odds and proving that anything is possible. As the harsh winter sets in from December to February, bringing with it piles of snow and cold, experienced mountaineers dare to take on this challenge and take their skills to the next level. With the right gear and determination, there is no limit to what you can achieve. If you are an experienced mountaineer seeking to take your expertise to the next level, we can arrange an expedition during the winter season.

    Altitude Sickness

    Altitude sickness is a range of medical conditions arising from physiological changes in the human body caused by low atmospheric pressure and limited oxygen supply at high altitudes. It manifests in symptoms such as headache, loss of appetite, nausea/vomiting, or insomnia. This Hiunchuli peak trek entails trekking to ABC at 4130 m, Hiunchuli base camp at 4600 m, High Camp at 5500 m, and the Hiunchuli summit at 6441 m. As a result, there is a risk of altitude sickness during this Hiunchuli Peak Climbing, and it is recommended to take necessary precautions to ensure a safe and enjoyable hiking experience.

    These include adopting a slow and steady ascent, refraining from consuming alcohol, allowing time for acclimatization, staying hydrated by drinking ample water, dressing appropriately with layers, and consuming a well-balanced diet. By adhering to these measures, one can significantly reduce the chances of experiencing the unpleasant symptoms of altitude sickness while enjoying the majestic vistas of high-altitude regions.

    If you experience altitude sickness symptoms while climbing and need to descend to a lower altitude, our assistant guides are ready to assist you. You can be confident that we follow rigorous safety protocols to guarantee your safety and well-being.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Hiunchuli peak climbing involves traversing rugged and rocky terrain covered in snow, requiring previous experience with high altitude and non-technical peaks. It is recommended that you begin your training at least one month prior. A good starting point for your training is, to begin with, a slow pace 5-kilometer run for 7 days, gradually increasing both the speed and distance over time. To build endurance and strength, add weight to your backpack, starting with 5-6 kilos and increasing the distance to 10 kilometers.

    If you have access to hills in your area, hiking with an 8-10 kilo backpack for 2-3 days a week will help to boost your physical capabilities. Cycling uphill is also a beneficial addition to your training regimen.

    For those embarking on an adventure in high altitude, it is crucial to prioritize safety by obtaining a comprehensive travel insurance policy. This will provide peace of mind and protection in emergencies, such as helicopter evacuation or medical expenses. It is vital to note that no Nepalese insurance companies offer travel insurance policies, so purchasing one from your home country is recommended. However, it is crucial to carefully review the policy before purchasing, as some may only provide coverage for low altitudes below 4000 meters, while others may only cover high altitudes above 4000 meters. By double-checking the policy’s coverage and ensuring it aligns with your intended destination, you can ensure a safe and enjoyable journey.

    Yes, teahouses and local lodges do offer shower facilities, but it is important to note that the availability of hot water may come at an additional cost. It is advisable to inquire about the fees for hot showers beforehand to avoid any surprises later on in your stay.

    Our expert guides in Nepal boast extensive experience in the field of guiding, having explored the country for several years. They are well-equipped to handle any situation, having received comprehensive training in first aid. Fluent in English, our guides take delight in sharing their profound knowledge of Nepal’s culture and beauty with visitors. We firmly believe that our role as guides is not limited to merely showing visitors around special places or cultures but also facilitating their active involvement in the experience. Our guides aim to captivate and entertain visitors while providing in-depth explanations of the cultural and historical significance of the places they visit.

    As you set out on the Hiunchuli Trek, you may find it necessary to recharge your electronic devices. However, it is important to note that charging facilities are limited along the trail. Therefore, planning and carrying a portable power bank or a similar device for charging is wise. To avoid any inconvenience, it is advisable to charge your devices overnight so that they have enough power for the next day’s adventure.

    It is advisable to ensure that you have enough cash on hand when traveling beyond Pokhara, as ATMs may not be easily accessible in these areas.


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    Carola Räty
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    Unforgettable Trip

    We just wanted to take a moment to express our gratitude for the amazing vacation you planned and executed for us. Every employee we met was so friendly and welcoming, making our trip unforgettable. We can’t thank you enough for creating such a wonderful experience for the four of us from Denmark. You guys are the best!

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    Hiunchuli Peak Climbing

    I just wanted to say a huge thank you for the amazing trekking adventure we had in Hiunchuli! Everything was perfect, and our guide was so accommodating and friendly, even when we wanted to stray from the original plan. I can’t thank you enough for such a wonderful experience!

    Jake Jukes
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    Breathtaking Scenery

    We trek through the most breathtaking scenery and landscapes. It was such an amazing opportunity to meet and connect with both Nepali and Tibetan people along the way. Our guide and porter were absolute gems, ensuring that we were comfortable and well taken care of throughout the trip. We were always treated to the finest rooms and delicious food at the teahouses. It was truly an unforgettable experience that we would cherish forever!

    Tammie J. Davis
    United States
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    Incredible time with Peregrine Treks

    I had the most incredible time with Peregrine Treks and its Chairman, Mr. Pradip, and his amazing team! They made my trip unforgettable, and I couldn’t have asked for a better adventure. Thanks to them, I was able to create memories that would last a lifetime. I highly recommend traveling with Peregrine Treks and experiencing their exceptional service firsthand!

    Jaime V. Franks
    United States
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    Hiunchuli Expedition with Peregrine

    The Peregrine team is truly one of a kind! What sets them apart is their exceptional ability to grasp our needs, suggest the perfect tweaks, and offer us an amazing deal with flawlessly executed plans. I can’t express how thrilled we were with our recent adventure to Hiunchuli. We feel immensely grateful for having such an incredible team by our side. May you continue to be blessed, Peregrine team! God bless you abundantly!

    Ruby Soucy
    5 Star Rating


    Wonderful Experience

    Peregrine worked their magic and planned an unforgettable tour for me to embark on the Hiunchuli expedition. My time with them was nothing short of amazing, as they handled every unexpected twist and turned with grace and a positive attitude. Whether it was a bumpy road or a delayed flight, they were always on top of things and made sure I was taken care of. The hotels we stayed in were clean and cozy, while the vehicle we drove in was a dream. I felt like they were always there for me, making sure that everything went smoothly and that I had the time of my life. Thank you so much for the wonderful experience, Peregrine!

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    The best experience we had with Peregrine was the whole tour of the Annapurna Base Camp Trek was tailor-made for our requirements; all our requests were reviewed, discussed, and accepted and, in some instances, with a better recommendation.

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