The marvellously beautiful mountain peak of Shingu Chuli is elevated at an altitude of 6501m. Alternatively known as Fluted Peak, Shingu Chuli is a very popular destination to experience peak climbing. A 360-degree panoramic view of the Annapurna range, Machhapuchhre, and Dhaulagiri can be viewed from the peak of Singu Chuli.
Mt. Singu Chuli peak climbing is one of the most challenging and exciting climbs in western Nepal. This trip offers you more than just Singu Chuli peak as you’ll visit the Machhapuchhre Base camp and Annapurna Base camp. You also explore the Gurung villages and learn their way of living in the hilly and mountain area. Also, you can also get an opportunity to visit the heritage sites in the Kathmandu valley on this trip by Himalaya Land Treks.
You’ll get basic training and knowledge about the use of the gears and equipment on the way to high camp. Finally, from high camp, you’ll start your climb to Singu Chuli peak. The climb demands your physical strength and mental focus. You’ll follow the instructions of the guide and carefully use the gears.
The route way takes you to the wonderland of awesome villages. Exploring picturesque landscape you pass through many beautiful villages. Your journey is cherished with a warm gesture of the Gurung people. The Gurung community is woven with the thread of unity. This community is always ready to welcome visitors with huge love and respect. Here, we get to learn the most important chapter of our life, ‘HUMANITY’.
You’ll drive to alluring villages like Siwai, Chhomrong, Jhinu Danda, Bamboo village, Tolka etc. These villages reflect the ancient culture in unique ways. Their lifestyle teaches us unity and harmony. From here, you’ll get to see the beautiful view of the Himalayas like Annapurna (8091m), Machhapuchhre (6997m), and many more.
The trek is a complete package of the journey to three base camps, Macchapuchre, Annapurna and Singu Chuli Base camps respectively. You’ll trek towards Annapurna Base Camp (4130m) via Machhapuchhre Base Camp (3700m). The trail starts getting a little tough and snowy with nice views of the Himalayas. From Annapurna Base camp, you’ll head straight to Singu Chuli Base camp and then towards High camp.
The trekking route way is the best part of this trek. You trek through the biodiversity-rich Annapurna Conservation Area conquering the majestic views of nature. Your journey begins with a flight to Pokhara. Short sightseeing to the silent lake of Fewa, dancing spring of Davids fall, and beautiful view of sunset gives a lot of memory in a single frame. The snow-covered land through the way of base camps is quite difficult but is full of adventure, peace and beauty.
The best time to go for the Mt. Shingu Chuli climbing is during the spring (Mar-Jun) and autumn (Sep-Nov). Besides this winter (Dec-Feb) and monsoon (Jun-Aug) are less than ideal. Keeping into consideration for trekker’s safety and weather conditions in Mt. Shingu Chuli, no other season other than spring and autumn are favourable to proceed.
Apart from this mountain climbing package, if you want to explore a different route, different peak and different place and gather a new peak climbing experience you can check out other packages from the given name with link; Mt.Island Peak Climbing, Mera Peak Climbing, Mt. Lobuche East Peak Climbing and Mt. Ama Dablam Expedition. Couldn't find your desired peak climbing experience? Check our entire climbing package at Peak Climbing.
At Himalaya Land Treks, we give you all the facilities needed for your trip. We have nice accommodation facilities and transportation. Our company also has experienced climbers as a guide and porters. The required passes and permits for the climb will also be managed by us.
You’ll land on Tribhuvan International Airport and a Himalaya Land Treks’ member will welcome you. Then, you’ll be transferred to our hotel. You’ll meet the trek guide and get some details about the trek. You can rest or roam around the hotel area. Overnight stay in Kathmandu.
The trek guide will give you information on the climb and what needs to be considered in the climb. You’ll get a list of gears and equipment that you’ll need in the climb. You’ll check the list and if anything is missing you can go for shopping. You can go for short sightseeing of the world heritage sites in the valley. Overnight stay in Kathmandu.
Your journey starts with a flight to Pokhara from Kathmandu. You visit the Phewa Lake and other nearby places in Pokhara. You can visit Sarangkot for sunset and enjoy the evening at the Lakeside. The views of the Mt. Machhapuchhre (6997m) and Annapurna range decorate the horizon. Overnight stay in Pokhara.
You drive from Pokhara to Phedi and then begin your trek towards Dhampus. Dhampus is a beautiful Gurung village and you can have nice views of Hiunchuli (6441m), Annapurna (8091m), and Machhapuchhre (6997m). Then, you ascend towards Pothana village and then to Deurali from where you get magnificent views of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. Through the thick sub-tropical forest, you descend to Bhaise Kharka and then ascend to Tolka. Overnight stay in Tolka.
Next, you trek from Tolka to Jhinu. The trail first descends to Landrung through the forest then fields and some small villages. You continue to descend and reach Jhinu Danda. You get to enjoy the hot spring which is situated at the bank of the Modi River and is a short walkway. After relaxing in the hot-spring, you can relish the pretty views of Annapurna (8091m) and Machhapuchhre (6997m). Overnight stay in Jhinu.
You ascend to Chhomrong and then descend the 2500 stone steps to reach Chhomrong River. You’ll then cross the bridge above the river and start ascending. After the gentle climb uphill, you’ll get to Sinuwa. Passing a forest, you’ll reach Kuldighar and then you’ll descend towards Bamboo. Overnight stay in Bamboo.
You’ll leave Bamboo and start your walk through the cold bamboo forest. Then, you’ll gradually ascend the steep trails. You cross Dovan and continue towards Himalaya. You get a nice view of Machhapuchhre (6997m), Annapurna (8091m), and other mountains from Himalaya. You can also see the glacial rivers flowing from the mountains. You ascend to Hinku cave and again descend to the river. From the bottom, you’ll climb uphill and reach Deurali. Overnight stay in Deurali.
Further, you’ll head to Annapurna Base camp this day. You'll ascend through a riverside and then the trail gets steeper to the mountainside. You reach Machhapuchhre Base Camp (3700m) at the beginning. You watch the magnificent views of Machhapuchhre (6997m), Annapurna South (7219m), and Annapurna I (8091m) along with other mountains and continue your trek. The upcoming trial gets tough as you head to Annapurna Base Camp. You leave behind the vegetation areas and fields and reach Annapurna Base camp. The panoramic view of Annapurna range is the beautiful sight you’ll end the day with. Overnight stay in Annapurna Base camp.
This day, you’ll get near to your destination, Singu Chuli, and head to Singu Chuli Base camp. Along the trail, you get a stunning view of complete Annapurna Sanctuary. The glacier, surrounded by beautiful peaks, is an amazing sight to witness. You trek on the snowy trail towards the Singu Chuli Base camp. Overnight stay in Singu Base camp.
This day, you’ll climb to the high camp of Singu Chuli. The trail is strenuous and you need to follow the guide’s instructions. As you gain a lot of altitudes, the thinning air might be a problem and you may get altitude sickness. The guide will instruct you and, on the way, small training sessions will also be given. You’ll reach the high camp and then prepare for the climb the next day. Overnight stay in high camp.
Finally, you’ll climb the challenging peak early morning. You’ll use the gears and equipment like ice axe, climbing boots, ropes, harness and more. The climb is physically challenging and the adventure is matchless. From the peak, you’ll get amazing panoramic views of Annapurna (8091m), Dhaulagiri (8167m), Machhapuchhre (6997m), and Lamjung Himal (6983m) along with other snowy peaks. After short rest and watching the view, you return to Base camp via High camp. You celebrate your success and rest. Overnight stay in Base camp.
Next, you’ll retrace your way back to Deurali from Base camp. You start by watching the heart whelming sunrise over the peaks from Annapurna Base camp. Then, you’ll descend to Machhapuchhre Base Camp and walk slowly towards Deurali. Once again, you’ll witness the waterfalls and rivers and relax in Deurali. Overnight stay in Deurali.
Further, you’ll return to Chhomrong from Deurali. You’ll descend to Himalaya and then to Dovan. After a short descend through the bamboo forest, you'll reach Bamboo and have lunch. After having lunch, you’ll walk towards Sinuwa and descend towards Chhomrong River. A short trek from the river brings you to the Chhomrong village. Overnight stay in Chhomrong.
Next day, you have breakfast and then start trekking to Syaule. You trek to Ghandruk and explore the Gurung community and observe their culture and lifestyle. You’ll have lunch and then you trek pass Kimche and Siwar before you stop at Syaule. You rest after you reach Syaule and prepare for your return. Overnight stay in Syaule.
This day, you can trek or drive back to Pokhara. The best option would be a trek to Nayapul and then drive back to Pokhara. If you have time, you can visit Davis falls and other caves in Pokhara. You celebrate at Lakeside and then have dinner in the evening. Overnight stay in Pokhara.
Lastly, you’ll return to Kathmandu either on a flight or drive back. If the time permits, you’ll be able to go sightseeing in the valley. You’ll visit the famous world heritage sites like the Durbar Squares, Pashupatinath, Swayambhunath, and Boudhanath. You’ll have a farewell dinner in the evening hosted by the Himalaya Land Treks. Overnight stay in Kathmandu.
You’ll be dropped to the airport if you have a scheduled flight to your home. You can also stay in the hotel or book another trip for you if you are interested.
We will easily organize this trip on the dates requested by you. Please contact us for your customized departure date