Nepal Adventure Trip

Annapurna Circuit Trekking

Annapurna Circuit TrekkingThe Annapurna Circuit trek is not only the most famous trek in Nepal but also one of the most celebrated treks in the world. If you are looking for diversity in both landscape and people, trekking the Annapurna Circuit is one of the best choices. After driving 5-6 hours from Katmandu reach to Besishar. Then journey starts through Marshyangdi valley, to high snow covered pass at Thorangla, and deep gorge made by Kaligandaki River then foothill of Annapurna low mountain range. Tropical vegetation slowly disappears as the journey approaches Manang. From Manang (3520m) entire Annapurna range and its glacier can be seeing. Depending upon snow and weather condition you will cross Thorang Pass (5335m) and reach Muktinath (3798m) on the other side. This is the arduous section of the entire trek. Descend and walk through Kaligandaki valley. The ancient trade route brings you in contact with traders from Mustang and Tibet and far beyond. The walk along the ridge in the backdrop of Dhaulagiri and Annapurna is a memorable experience. The fascinating Kaligandaki gorge, high pass at Thorang La and beautiful villages at the foothill of Annapurna makes this trek one of the most popular and memorable holiday destination. The journey pass through various ethnic communities. The Annapurna Circuit takes you into the heart of the high mountains of Nepal like Thorang La peak(6201m), Tilicho peak(7134m), Gangpurna peak(7454m.), Dhaulagiri(8167m),Lanjung Himal(6983m.) and Annapurna south(7219m) etc and also Cultural and religions are as varied as the topographical and landscape.

Since the terrain can be hard and the days long, hikers on these treks should be in good physical condition and have some previous mountain walking experience. However, it does not require any technical experience. Steep climbing may be involved, although it is never necessary to use ropes. Moreover, our journey ends within 18 days and will return to Katmandu through pokhara.

Trek Features

Duration day in Nepal: 23 days

Total duration treks: 19 days

Trek style: Fully: Lodge trekking

Trek starts/ends: Besi Sahar / Pokahra

Max elevation: 5416m.

Trek grading: Moderate/Demanding

Best season: March-May, October-November

Accommodation: 4 nights in hotels in Kathmandu on bed and breakfast and 19 nights in lodge with breakfast, lunch and dinner

Trip highlights: Extremely pristine and isolated region, Breathtaking mountain views, Diverse moutain flora and fauna

Trip Details Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu, transfer to airport

Day 02: In Kathmandu- free day, sort out permit & equipment.

Day 03 : Drive Kathamndu to Besi Sahar and Bhulbhulle, trek to Bahundanda(1270m.)

Day 04 : Bhaundada trek to Jagat (1300mt.)

Day 05 : Bhaundada trek to Dharapani ( 1860mt.)

Day 06 : Dharapani trek to Chame (2670mt.)

Day 07 : Chame trek to Pisang( 3200mt.)

Day 08 : Pisang trek to Manang (3540mt.)

Day 09 : Manang Acclimatization day

Day 10 : Manang rek to Lethar (4018mt.)

Day 11 : Lethar trek to Thorong High (4925mt.)

Day 12 : Thorong High trek Thorong pass Thorong la pass(5416mt.) and Muktinath ( 3760mt.)

Day 13 : Muktinath trek to Marpha ( 2670mt.)

Day 14 : Marpha trek to Kala pani ( 2530mt )

Day 15 : Kala pani trek to Tato pani ( 1190mt.)

Day 16 : Tatopani trek to Sikha (1935m.)

Day 17 : Shika trek to Ghorepani (2770m.)

Day 18 : Ghorepani poon hill trek to Tadapani (2630m.)

Day 19 : Tdapani trek to Ghandruk (1940mt.)

Day 20 : Ghandruk trek to Nayapula and Drive Pokhara (820mt.)

Day 21 : Drive or Flight Pokhara to Kathamndu

Day 22 : In Kathmandu- free day

Day 23 : Transfer to airport, depart Kathmandu