Annapurna Circuit Trek | Nepal Hiking
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Destination: Annapurna Circuit Trek
Activities: Trekking + Tour
Duration: 22 days
Mode of Trip: Lodge Trekking
Maximum Altitude: 5416 meters
Transportation: Private Tourist Vehicle
Accommodation: Hotel + Guest House
Group Size: Min 1 - Max 12
Best Season: March-May and Sept-Nov
Annapurna circuit trek is one of the best and most popular and challenging circuit trial of the world, also known as Thorang la pass trek. Main attraction of Annapurna circuit are series view of mountains like Dhaulagiri (8,167m), Annapurna I (8,091m) Manaslu (8,163 m), Annapurna II (7,937 m.), Annapurna III (7,555m), Annapurna IV (7,525m), Annapurna south (7,219m), Nilgiri (7,041m), Machhapauchhare (6,998m), Hiunchuli (6,441m), Lamjung Himal (6,986m),Tukuche peak (6,920m), Tilicho peak (7,134m) etc. This Trek cross 332 Km Distance up to the Thorang La pass at height of (5,416m).
Annapurna circuit trek starts from khudi near Besi Sahar Lamjung and passes through the world’s deepest George Kali Gandaki flanked by the giant Dhaulagiri from west to the Annapurna range at the east. Apart from the attractive view of Himalayas and the deepest George, while on Round Annapurna trek you will meet ten different ethnics group and four different climatic region. Fascinating trading valley and even more spectacular Mountain View are experienced all over the Annapurna circuit.
Annapurna circuit trek also known by Annapurna Circuit hiking is getting popular day to day since it is one of the top trekking trial out of ten trekking destination around the world. Normal walking experience is enough for this trek without requirement of specific trekking experience. Best season for Annapurna circuit Hiking is March to May and September to December.
Day 01: We welcome you to Kathmandu and assist you from Airport and transfer to hotel.
Day 02: today we go for Kathmandu city tour. We visit the world heritage sites and local sightseeing places.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Besi sahar. After a 6 hour scenic drive rest for the night.
Day 04: today we start our trek to Chamje (1400m). The trail climb to the khudi (790m) and trek for the gurung village. As we continue we will have superb view of himchuli and we reach to bahundanda (1310m). The trail drops steeply crossing the Marshyangdi River in the suspension bridge all the way to chamje.
Day 05: Today the walk begins with the rocky route following the river uphill. Our trail crosses the village of mustang and wild flat valley all the way to Dharapani (1890m).
Day 06: we hike from Dharapani to Chame (2630m) following the rocky trail and crossing the Tibetan culture and religion. On our trail we will view the desert of mustang region with lots of scenic view. Rest for the night.
Day 07: Today we star from Chame to Pisang (3300m). A 6 hours trek that passes through beautiful natural places and forest. Rest over night at hotel.
Day 08: Today early in the morning after having your breakfast we walk for 4 hours all the way to Manang (3500m). Rest overnight at hotel.
Day 09: Acclimatization day in Manang. Explore Manang and its beautiful high lands. Enjoy the finest homemade apple wine and hospitality of the local people. Rest overnight.
Day 10: Today we start to trek from Manang, A 4hour trek all the way to Lader (4250m). Rest overnight.
Day 11: Today we trek to Thorang Phedi (4420m) or High Camp (4700m). Rest overnight.
Day 12: Today early in the morning we walk for 7-8 hour all the way to the sacred Muktinath via crossing the Thorang La (5416m). Rest overnight.
Day 13: Today we walk for 5 hour all the way to Jomsom (2740m) Via Kagbeni. Rest for the night.
Day 14: Today we drive for 6hour all the way to Tatopani (1180m).
Day 15: Trek for 4hour from Tatopani to Sikha (2530m).rest for the night.
Day 16: Today we walk for 3hour from Sikha to Ghorepani (2840m). Rest for the night.
Dar 17: Today early in the morning you Hike for PoonHill (3190m) where you will have panoramic view of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri and then after having your lunch we trek 6-7hour till Tadapani (2680). Rest overnight.
Day 18: Today we hike for 3hour to Ghandruk (1940m). Rest overnight
Day 19: Early in the morning after having a fine breakfast we trek for 4hour to Nayapul and drive back to Pokhara.
Day 20: Spare day in Pokhara for sightseeing. You will have a guided tour of Pokhara city. The lakes, caves, fishtail view and religious tour. Rest overnight at hotel.
Day 21: Drive back to Kathmandu by tourist bus. We transfer to you to our hotel.
Day 22: we assist you to international airport for your safe departure.
Following services are including in the price:
- All grounded transportation as per itinerary
- One expert tour guide for Kathmandu valley sightseeing inclusive entrance fees
- Three nights' accommodation in Kathmandu inclusive breakfast
- Two nights' accommodation in Pokhara inclusive breakfast
- One expert government license holder trekking guide and require number of porters (1 porter between 2 trekkers); their meals, salaries, insurance, equipments etc
- Your three meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) and twin sharing accommodation in guest house during the trekking
- Annapurna Conservation Area Project permit
- Trekkers' Information Management system (TIMS) card
- Rescue assistance
- First aid kit
- All necessary government taxes
Following services are not included in the price:
- Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara
- Your travel insurance
- Flight tickets to/from Kathmandu
- Nepal entry visa fee ($ 40.00 for 30 days, easily can be obtain upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu, require 2 copies of passport size photos)
- All kind of drinks (Tea/coffee/mineral water/coke/fanta and alcoholic beverage) during the trekking
- Extra accommodation in Kathmandu which is not mentioned in itinerary
- Your personal nature expenses, shopping, donation to monasteries and school, wifi, laundry etc....
- Tipping to guide and porter (Tipping is not mandatory but expected)
Sightseeing in UNESCO heritage sites around Kathmandu Valley, scenic drive to Besi Sahar along Trisuli and Marshyangdi river, explore beautiful landscape and ethnic villages with their unique cultures, stunning views of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri, Highest pass in the world - Thorung La, Kali Gandaki Valley - deepest gorge in the world