Annapurna Circuit Trek: One of the best trekking trails with a beautiful natural environment, various cultures and old heritage, which leads you to an elevation of 4130 meters. Trekkers prefer the Annapurna trekking region in Nepal as the best paradise. So, it is a very popular area that offers a spectacular trekking experience for trekkers from all over the world. Moreover, the Annapurna region is one of the most famous and popular trekking destinations in Nepal.
The area has a presence of such peaks and mountains as the Annapurna Range, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu or Machhepuchre. These mountains emerge within the distance throughout your Annapurna Circuit trek. Thus it offers you a factual Himalayan experience and lots of enjoyment. Trekking through the flat villages and mountain communities can expose you to the range of various cultures. So, this culture includes that of the Gurung, Magars, Manangi, Thakali individuals and diverse inhabitant ethnic teams.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airport – (1360m.)
On your arrival in Kathmandu, our representative will pick you from the airport and transfer you to the hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing
If you wish to comprehend Nepal’s historical and cultural values, sightseeing in Kathmandu valley is crucial. Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal is a popular destination for tourists. This city offers a marvelous combination of mix religion of Hinduism, Buddhism and some imported culture. Kathmandu carries the cultural and religious legacy that can be found at temples, monuments, and artifacts. Patan and Bhaktapur are neighbor cities which reflects a similar legacy.
In the half-day tour, you will be guided to Pashupatinath temple and Boudhanath stupa. Pashupatinath is a Hindu Shrine where people worship Lord Shiva whereas Boudhanath is the biggest stupa of Nepal.
And for the rest of the day, we will prepare for the trek. You can buy your missing equipment for your trek.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Khudi (800 M/2624ft), 7- 8 hours, (Teahouse-Lodge + B-L-D),
Our journey begins with a seven to eight hours drive from Kathmandu to Khudi on a serpentine road on the rural area of Nepal following Trishuli watercourse. On the manner, we will witness different terraced farms and delightful huts. Once we reach the juncture at Mugling, we tend to move towards Pokhara. From Dumre, we will leave the previous path and head north to Besisahar. Further half an hour’s drive from Besisahar takes us to Khudi, the preliminary spot of our trek. Khudi offers a primary glimpse of the dazzling Manaslu varies.
Overnight in Khudi.
Day 04: Trek from Khudi to Sirung (2200 M/7217ft), 6-7 hours, (Teahouse-Lodge + B-L-D)
After breakfast, we will start our trek by crossing a couple of suspension bridges and waterfalls across the trial. The starting of the trek is steady but then it is then followed by vessel trails. The mountains that we tend to see from Khudi appear plenty nearer before reaching Sirung village. Idyllic close-up views of Ngadi Chuli and Manaslu mountains from Sirun is a blessing.
Overnight in Sirung.
Day 05: Trek from Sirung to Jagat (1300 M/4265ft), 6-7 hours, (Teahouse-Lodge + B-L-D),
After breakfast, we will begin the ordinal day trekking that is comparatively simple. We will leave behind the terraces of the village and hit forest, ferns and solid ground before reaching Jagat. On the forest path, we will spot a range of birds. We will encounter many little villages and a couple of temples on the way. We tend to conjointly cross the bridge over Sangu Khola and Marshyangdi watercourse. Overnight in Jagat.
Day 06: Trek from Jagat to Dharapani (1960 M/6430ft), 7-8 hours, (Teahouse-Lodge + B-L-D),
After breakfast, we will descend from Jagat until it reaches the watercourse and continues the trek through the associate abundant forest. the further climb takes us in the sharp rock face facing the watercourse bank – Chyamje comes into picturesque the fantastic read of lofty Annapurna mountain ranges. Once we cross a bridge, we will climb steeply towards the slippery and difficult path to Seattle steeply-forested village of Karte. Winding on the waterfalls and cliffs, we will finally reach Dharapani
Overnight in Dharapani
Day 07: Trek from Dharapani to Chame (2710 M/8891ft), 5-6 hours (Teahouse-Lodge + B-L-D),
Trek from Dharapani to Chame (2675m.) takes concerning 5 -6 hours. As you chop through a slender field from the village, we will encounter Dudh Khola that originates from the south face of Manaslu. Then we will continue to climb through forests of pine and oak before we meet with Danaque (2210m.). The path goes all the means through flat level till we reach Chame where there are square measure government offices, outlets, and hotels.
Overnight in Chame.
Day 08: Trek from Chame to Pisang (3300 M/10826), 5-6 hours, (Teahouse-Lodge + B-L-D),
Trek from Chame to Pisang (3100m.) takes concerning 5 hours of walk. With Lamjung Himal (6893m) gleaming within the beautiful morning sun, you go off for Pisang. The mountain disappears as we descend up the vale, we continue through a fir and pine forest, rise to a high and rocky space because the opposite bank becomes unclimbable drop. Continuing, we will return to an extended Mani wall by a bridge and therefore the lower village of Pisang.
Overnight in Pisang.
Day 09: Trek from Pisang to Manang (3520 M/11548ft), 6-7 hours, (Teahouse-Lodge + B-L-D),
Trek from Pisang to
Manang (3440m.) takes concerning 5 -6 hours. On the far side of Pisang, the
path climbs a steep ridge that affords sensible views of the Manang vale and
Tilicho peak (7145m.). Downward-sloping past Manang’s landing strip at Hunger
(3320m.), we will return to A level space from wherever the north-east face of
Annapurna III rises majestically higher than us. The view of Annapurna IV (7525m)
from Sabje Khola vale is also stunning.
Overnight in Pisang.
Day 10: Acclimatization day at Manang (3520 M/11548ft), (Teahouse-Lodge + B-L-D),
It’s the day for acclimatization at Manang and exploring in and around the city. The square
measure nonmandatory day walks like passage the stream to envision the
marvelous ice coming back down from the Annapurna, or rise high higher than the
village for a full landscape of the Annapurna vary and therefore the Manang
Overnight in Manang.
Day 11: Trek from Manang to Yak Kharka (4110 M/13484), 3-4 hours, (Teahouse-Lodge + B-L-D),
After breakfast, the trek from Manang to Yak Kharka (4350m.) that takes concerning four hours.
Currently, the path ascends gently all the thanks to Yak Kharka passing through
the Gunsang (3960m.) village. On the means, you’ll relish beautiful views all
Overnight in Yak Kharka.
Day 12: Trek from Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi (4600 M/15091ft), 3-4 hours, (Teahouse-Lodge + B-L-D),
After breakfast, a trek from the Thorang Phedi takes four hours. Going away Thorang Phedi, we will ascend more and more to a ridge before downward-sloping to the headquarters of the Marshyangd. Once a brief get up the mountain path, follow a slim path across unbalanced binge rise then descend to Thorung Phedi.
Overnight in Thorong Phedi.
Day 13: Early morning start the trek from Throng Phedi all way to Muktinath (3800 M/12467ft) via Thorong-La Pass (5416 M/17769ft), 7-8 hours, (Teahouse-Lodge + B-L-D),
After breakfast, we will trek from Thorong Phedi to Muktinath via Thorong La (5416m.) As you pass on, the trail becomes steep straight away on departure after camp. The gradient then eases and after around 4 hours of solid climbing, we will reach the chorten and prayer flags of the pass. The trek downward to Muktinath is a knee thumping 1600m, we are rewarded with brilliant views of Dhaulagiri. Ultimately the moraines grant way to verdant slopes before a satisfying walk along the Jhong Khola Valley to Muktinath.
Overnight in Muktinath
Day 14: Trek from Muktinath to Marpha (2670 M/8759ft), 6-7 hrs, (Teahouse-Lodge + B-L-D),
After breakfast, we will enjoy pleasant morning’s hike down the Kali Gandaki river bottom, searching for Saligrams before reaching Jomsom, the executive center for the region. The Kali Gandaki’s natural depression gets unbelievably windy within the early afternoon, therefore it is necessary to arrive before noonday. Few hours hike on a similar river underneath, the routed village of made-up streets, small outlets, horses and donkeys, a recently restored gompa and caves on top of the village takes us to Marpha. Overnight in Marpha.
Day 15: Trek to Lete (2470m/8103ft), 5-6 hrs
(Teahouse-Lodge + B-L-D),
After breakfast, we will follow the Kaligandaki river and head towards Tukche village. We can enjoy the towering Tukuche peak and Dhaulagiri, with the dazzling view of MT. Nilgiri(7061m), Annapurna I (8091m), Dhaulagiri (8167m) while we hike from Tukuche to Larjung Village. We will also cross numerous suspension bridge and hike through the rhododendron and oaks trees. Then we will be at Kalopani village which offers an excellent view of Mt.Annapurna I, Nilgiri’s and Dhaulagiri. Short descends from their takes you at Lete village.
Overnight in Lete Village.
Day 16: Trek to Tatopani (1160m/3805ft) 5-6 hrs (Teahouse-Lodge + B-L-D),
After breakfast, we will leave Kalopani and head towards Tatopani where we can find a dramatic change in the vegetation from desert to pine and conifer forest passing through two huge peaks Dhaulagiri and Annapurna. After the two hours continuous trek we will reach Ghasa, where we will be surrounded by snow-capped peaks and human settlement village. This is the most pleasant day for trekking with the beautiful surrounding of terraced paddy fields where we get lost into a warm sub-tropical climate. We can see the village on the bank of the river named Tatopani.
Overnight in Tato Pani
Day 17: Trek to Ghorepani (2775m/9104ft) 5-6 hrs (Teahouse-Lodge + B-L-D),
After the breakfast, we will walk through some more hills which is hotter and quite strenuous as we branch off after one hour hike from Tatopani from where trial heading to Beni, & take ascending trail to Ghorepani.
Overnight in Ghorepani.
Day 18: Trek to Nayapul ((1070 M/3510ft),) 6-7 hrs and drive to Pokhara(850m/2788ft) 1 hr,
After breakfast, we will walk through the lap of Machhapuchhre and Annapurna range from the high hills. We forward further from Birethanti following Modi Khola for about 30min to reach our destination i.e Nayapul and then further drive to Pokhara.
Overnight in Pokhara.
Day 19: Drive back to Kathmandu (1350m/4429) 7-8 hrs
After breakfast, we will head for the Kathmandu memorizing the good memories in this trip.
Overnight in Kathmandu
Day 20: Departure
- Private transfer Airport-Hotel-Airport,
- Guided City Tour in Kathmandu by a Private Vehicle
- Kathmandu & Pokhara accommodations (Bed & Breakfast Basis),
- Bus Transportation Kathmandu-Besisahar, Pokhara-Kathmandu (Yourself & staff) or flight possibility Pokhara-Kathmandu,
- Annapurna Conservation area entry permit,
- TIMS permit (Trekker’s info Management System),
- Teahouse-Lodge accommodation throughout the trek,
- Three meals on a daily basis whereas on the trek: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner,
- Experienced communicatory government license holder mountain trekking guide,
- Experienced mountain trekking porter,
- All program per itineraries on full board as per itinerary,
- Wages, food, transportation, accommodation, equipment, insurance, and different facilities to employees throughout the trek,
- Farewell dinner at typical Nepali cultural Café/restaurant,
- Rescue arrangements,
- Local and government TAX-VAT etc.