Annapurna Circuit Trek
Annapurna (8091 m) is the 10th highest mountain in the world and the journey around its circuit is one of the well-known treks on the earth. Annapurna circuit trek is an amazing way to experience the beauty of Annapurna region complete with high mountains, lush hills, rich local culture and different kinds of flora and fauna.
This famous trekking route for trekkers Annapurna circuit trek is also known as round Annapurna trek. Usually the trek begins from the Besi-sahar ih the Lamjung district along with the Marsangdi river in the east and Kalighandaki ni the west. As, we hike along this trekking trial we will encounter with the stunning views of Mt. fishtail, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Tukuhe peak and others. During our entire trek we will have the well organized lodges and good meal. Usually the trek ends after crossing the Thorongla pass (highest pass) and reaching to Jomsom. From Jomsom, flight to Pokhara will be taken. After that finally, we will reach to Kathmandu with the unforgettable memories and stunning views in our mind.
Group Size4 to 12
Best TimeOct- Nov- Dec/March-April-May
Day 1. Arrival in Kathmandu.(1350 m)
The representative from the Company will pick the guest from the hotel and after that take you to the lunch and transfer to the hotel. Over night stay in Hotel.
Day 2. Drive to Besisahar further Drive to Dharapani (2000 m)
Today we will start our day very early because we have a very long drive from Kathmandu to Besisahar and further more drive to Dharapani. Lunch will be on the way. Over night stay in Dharapani.
Day 3. Dharapani to Chyame (2630 m)
After our breakfast we will start our hike. On the way we will pass through the local villages and the hike is about 5-6 hours. Lunch will be on the way. Over night stay in the Chyame.
Day 4.Chyame to Pisang (3200 m)
The hike from Chyame to Pisang is really wonderful on the way we will pass through the forest and the local villages. Pisang is really a wonderful villages with the new culture and tradition there. Over night stay in the Lodge.
Day 5. Pisang to Manang. (3519 m)
After our breakfast, we will start our hike to Manang. The hike is about 5 -6 hours. As soon as we reach Manang we will see the interesting kind of landscape and the view of the beautiful mountains. Over night stay in the Lodge.
Day 6. Manang (Rest Day)
The rest in the Manang is essential in order to acclimatize with the environment there. It is only the place where the tourist takes a rest day. The Manang is at the altitude of 3519 m. During our rest day we will do a small hike around the Manang. Over night stay in the Lodge.
Day 7. Manang to Ledar. (4200 m)
Today after our breakfast we will start our hike. Today we will hike for 4-5 hours the distance cover is not so long but as we move up to the higher altitude we need to acclimatize with the surroundings there. Over night stay in the Lodge.
Day 8. Ledar to High Camp. (4600 m)
The hike for today is about 5-6 hours. Lunch will be on the way. Over night stay in the Lodge.
Day 9. High Camp – Thorong La pass ( 5416 m)– Muktinath ( 3710 m)
Today we will start our hike very early in the morning. After the hike of 3-4 hours we will reach our final destination The Thorong La Pass. We will spend some time in the Thorong la Pass and further continue our hike to Muktinath. We need to hike all the way downhill about 4-5 hours and we will reach to our lodge. Over night stay in the Lodge.
Day 10. Muktinath to Jomsom.
After our breakfast we will start our hike to Muktinath. The hike to Jomsom is about 6-7 hours. Lunch will be on the way. Over night stay in the Lodge.
Day 11. Jomsom to Pokhara ( By flight )
Today we will have a flight to Pokhara from Jomsom. The flight is only about 25 min. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 12. Drive to Kathmandu
After our breakfast we will drive back to Kathmandu it takes about 7-8 hours. Over night stay in the hotel.
Day 13. Departure Day
During our stay in the Kathmandu/ Pokhara we will be staying in the well furnished Hotels with the very good service but during the trek we will be accomodating in the very basic hotels and sometime the guest have to share the rooms. Single room during trek are only subject to availability but cannot be guaranteed.
Pickups and drops from hotels and airports.
Accommodation in Kathmandu, teahouses and tents during trekking.
All ground transportation as per the itinerary by private vehicles.
Annapurna Conservation Area Permits fee.
Experienced Trekking guide and porter services with their food and accommodation.
Staff Insurance and Salary.
Welcome and farewell dinners in Kathmandu.
Breakfast in Kathmandu and all meals during the trek.
All necessary paper work; trekking permits and others.
Comprehensive First aid medical kit.
Travel and rescue arrangements.
Company services and all required government taxes/royalties.
Nepalese visa fee.
International airfare to and from Kathmandu.
Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu.
Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu.
Travel and rescue insurance.
Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottled or boiled water, shower, heater, etc.)
Internet Access during the trek.
Personal trekking equipment.
Optional trips and sightseeing if extended.
Tips for guides and porters.
Personal trekking staff if requested.