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Annapurna Circuit Trek

Annapurna Region is extensively respected among the best climbing goal of Nepal. Annapurna never neglects to shock voyager together with every one of the decisions it holds. The Annapurna Circuit […]

Overview

Annapurna Region is extensively respected among the best climbing goal of Nepal. Annapurna never neglects to shock voyager together with every one of the decisions it holds. The Annapurna Circuit trek is among numerous odds of Annapurna Region. The most extreme purpose of the trek is in 5,416m vast Throng la Pass at which is just contacts the Tibetan Plateau. The whole measure obviously changes crosswise over 160 to 230 kilometers relying upon the vehicle you utilize. For the most part, this trek starts from Besisahar Lamjung and completions Nayapul, Pokhara. Most of the trekker’s increment this course from the anticlockwise heading since the everyday height gain is slower and crowd la pass crossing is substantially less difficult and more secure. This setting might be adjusted relying on your consideration.

 

This trek takes you about whole Mt. Annapurna Massif. You’ll stroll through the planet’s most profound crevasse of Kali Gandaki River. On how you’ll be welcomed with various pinnacles of rising 6000-8000m. On this excursion you’ll run together with Marshyangdi River, with such a way, transcendent perspectives of Manaslu and Himal Chuli summit can be seen.

 

This climbing was opened into the non-native in 1977. The most troublesome climb is that the intersection of Thorong La Pass. Annapurna Circuit Trek requires you into the most loved town of Jomsom. Jomsom is your resting stage for trekkers and all around facilitated lodgings will make you lose. A few more territories like Jomsom and Lete will blow your head with the bewildering sentiment

Itinerary Overview

Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu airport (1345meters).
Day 02 : Drive to Besisahar by bus (830meters). 6 hours.
Day 03 : Drive to Syange and trek to Chamje (1400meters). 5 hours
Day 04 : Trek to Bagarchhap (2160meters). 5 hours.
Day 05 : Trek to Chame (2630meters). 5 hours.
Day 06 : Trek to Pisang (3300 meters) 5 hours.
Day 07 : Trek to Manang (3540 meters). 5 hours.
Day 08 : Acclimatization day at Manang village.
Day 09 : Trek to Yak Kharka (4000 meters) 5 hours.
Day 10 : Trek to Thorong Phedi (4450 meters) 5 hours.
Day 11 : Trek to Muktinath (3800 meters) via Thorung La pass (5416 meters) 8 hours.
Day 12 : Drive to Tatopani( hotspring) 4 hours
Day 13 : Tatopani to Shikha( 2020m/ 6116ft) (5 hours)
Day 14 : Shikha to Ghorepani (2834m/9298ft). (4:30 hours)
Day 15 : Ghorepani to Poon Hill to Tadapani (2520m/8268ft).
Day 16 : Trek to Ghandruk -Nyapul and drive to Pokhara.
Day 17 : Drive to Kathmandu by tourist bus. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 18 : Depart your home

Itinerary

Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu airport (1345meters).

Hotel There you will be met by our Airport Representative and transferred to hotel by private tourist vehicle. Overnight at hotel on BB plan.

Day 02 : Drive to Besisahar by bus (830meters). 6 hours.

Trekking staff will arrive at your Hotel at 7.00 am in the morning to pick you up. We have 7 hours of driving to Besishar. It is about 185km from Kathmandu. On arrival at Besisahar, you will witness stunning snow-capped mountain scenery. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 03 : Drive to Syange and trek to Chamje (1400meters). 5 hours

The trail drops steeply to Syange at 1070meters from Bahundanda. Leaving Bahundanda a large waterfall may be seen. Crossing the Marsyangdi River on a suspension bridge. We then follow the river to the stone village of Jagat before climbing through forest to Chamje at 1400meters. Overnight at Guesthouse

Day 04 : Trek to Bagarchhap (2160meters). 5 hours.

Our day begins with the rocky trail following the Marsyandi Rivers steadily uphill to Tal at 1675meters, the first village in the Manang district. We make a trail verse crossing a wide, flat valley. The journey continues up and down to Dharapani at 1890 meters. A stone entrance chorten typical of the Tibetan influenced villages. Upon reaching Bagarchhap at 2160 meters the typical flat roofed stone houses of local Tibetans design along with the village surrounded by apple Orchards and maize fields. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 05 : Trek to Chame (2630meters). 5 hours.

The trail climbs to Tyanja at 2360 meters, then continuing through forest, but near the river, to Kopar at 2590meters. As we reach the Chame, the headquarters of the Manang district, we are rewarded by the fine views of Annapurna II as you approach Chame & two small hot springs by the town. Along this route we are introduced to a local community said to have migrated from Tibet a long time past, noticeable by their different features. With them, they have bought local Tibetan house designs and maintained their ways. Overnight at Guesthouse

Day 06 : Trek to Pisang (3300 meters) 5 hours.

The day starts through deep forest in a steep and narrow valley, crosses a river on a long bridge at 2910meters. We then cross another bridge at 3040meters, from there the view of the soaring Paungda Danda rock face really begins to appear. From there the trail joins to climb to Pisang, which sprawls between 3200m & 3300meters. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 07 : Trek to Manang (3540 meters). 5 hours.

Today we continue through the drier upper part of the Manang district, cut off from the full effect of the monsoon by the Annapurna Range. People of this region herd the yaks & raise crops for part of the year. They also continue to enjoy special trading rights gained way back in 1784. Leaving Pisang, we have alternate trails north and south of the Marsyangdi River which meets up again at Mungji. The southern route by Hongde, with its airstrip, at 3325meters which involves less climbing than the northern route via Ghyaru, though there are better views on the trail that follows the northern bank of the river. From Mungji, the trail continues past the picturesque but partially hidden village of Bryanga at 3475meters to nearby Manang at 3540meters. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 08 : Acclimatization day at Manang village.

Today we spend a day acclimatizing in Manang. The whole day we spend doing some fine day walks and over viewing the magnificent views around the village & the day time is best to gain altitude. At the end of the day, we return back to our accommodation & have a night rest. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 09 : Trek to Yak Kharka (4000 meters) 5 hours.

Today we leave Manang, & the trail makes an ascent of nearly 500meters to the Yak Kharka. We make the climb steadily through Tenki Manang, leaving the Marsyangi Valley. Continuing along the Jarsang Khola Valley, we reach Yak Kharka at 4000 meters, there we see the many yaks and vegetations steadily more sparse. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 10 : Trek to Thorong Phedi (4450 meters) 5 hours.

After asending for two hours the trail descends to cross the river at 4310meters we then climb up to Thorong Phedi at 4450meters where we have recently found some good Guesthouses built. Our overnight stay will be there. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 11 : Trek to Muktinath (3800 meters) via Thorung La pass (5416 meters) 8 hours.

Today is a long trek starting before sunrise at 4 am to reach the pass by 9-10 am otherwise weather conditions will greatly affect the journey. We cross over at an altitude of 5416 meters we can be exposed to strong winds if crossing too late. We start to climb steeply that is regularly used and easy to follow. However, the problem may arise due to the altitude and snow. It often causes terrible problems to cross the pass if it is covered by heavy snow. About four hours climb up to the pass marked by the chortens & prayer flags. As you reach the top, you are rewarded by the magnificent view from the top with another 4 hours trek will take to the holy town of Muktinath. Muktinath means place of Nirvana and is home to the Muktinath temple as well as several monasteries. It is said that all sorrows you feel are relieved when visiting the Temple, which is a scared pilgrimage site to both Hindus and Buddhists. The main pilgrimage normally takes place in September. The Temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and has 108 waterspouts around it from which Holy water pours. Another attraction nearby is the Jwala Mai Temple this contains a spring and an eternal flame fed by natural underground gas. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 12 : Drive to Tatopani( hotspring) 4 hours

Drive to Tatopani( hotspring) 4 hours

Day 13 : Tatopani to Shikha( 2020m/ 6116ft) (5 hours)

Tatopani to Shikha( 2020m/ 6116ft) (5 hours)

Day 14 : Shikha to Ghorepani (2834m/9298ft). (4:30 hours)

Shikha to Ghorepani (2834m/9298ft). (4:30 hours)

Day 15 : Ghorepani to Poon Hill to Tadapani (2520m/8268ft).

An early start and an hour hiking to Poon Hill (3195m) leads us to a brilliant spectacle, this vantage point provides an unobstructed view of sunrise over the high Himalayas. After spending about 45 minutes on the hillside, we come back to Ghorepani, have a hot breakfast, and start walking to Tadapani. From Ghorepani the trail climbs along ridges and through pine and rhododendron forests to Deurali (2960m). We descend to reach Banthanti, before winding our way to Tadapani (2540m). 6 :30 hours .

Day 16 : Trek to Ghandruk -Nyapul and drive to Pokhara.

Trek to Ghandruk -Nyapul and drive to Pokhara.

Day 17 : Drive to Kathmandu by tourist bus. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

Drive to Kathmandu by tourist bus. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 18 : Depart your home

After breakfast, the trip ends, our Airport Representative will drop you to the Kathmandu international airport for your final flight departure from Nepal

Inclusions

  • Welcome and farewell dinners
  • All ground transportation on a comfortable private vehicle as per the itinerary
  • Guided city tour in Kathmandu by private vehicle
  • Entrance fees for sightseeing/monument visits as per the itinerary
  • An experienced, English-speaking and government-licensed trek leader and assistant trek leader (4 trekkers: 1 assistant guide) Porter service (2 trekkers: 1 porter) Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, food, and accommodation Down jacket and sleeping bag (to be returned after trip completion)
  • Info Nepal Tours And Treks trekking bag/duffel bag, t-shirt and trekking map are yours to take
  • All necessary paperwork and trekking permits and TIMS.
  • Medical kit (carried by your trek leader)
  • All government and local taxes

Exclusions

  • Nepalese visa fee
  • Excess baggage charge(s)
  • Private transportation except what is mentioned in the What Is Included section
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara (and also in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary) International flights
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.) Tips for guide(s), porter(s) and driver(s)

Info.

Suggested Gear Lists:

  • Great breeze/raincoat
  • Warm wool coat or shirt
  • Great boots, either light-weight trekking boots or light full calfskin boots
  • Great - 20 Sleeping sack (which can be leased or purchased in Kathmandu)
  • An agreeable day pack, ideally with a belt.
  • Wool coat or pullover
  • Wool Wind-Stopper coat (discretionary)
  • Waterproof (ideally breathable texture) shell coat
  • Down vest or potentially coat (discretionary)
  • Lightweight gloves
  • Heavyweight gloves or gloves with a waterproof shell external
  • Sun cap or scarf
  • Light balaclava or warm wool cap
  • Shades with UV insurance
  • Shirts
  • Clothing
  • Climbing shorts
  • Lightweight cotton long jeans
  • Light and undertaking weight warm base
  • Downy or fleece pants
  • Waterproof (ideally breathable texture) shell pants
  • Thin, lightweight internal socks
  • Thick, warm fleece climbing socks
  • Climbing boots with saving bands
  • Camp shoes (tennis shoes and additionally shoes)
  • Other vital hardware:
  • Headlamp (e.g. Petzl Zoom) with saving knobs and batteries
  • Little cushion or blend bolt to-bolt trek pack
  • Fundamental First Aid Kit (We likewise give complete emergency treatment therapeutic pack and Oximeter)
  • Expansive plastic packs - for keeping things dry inside trek sack
  • Daypack (around 2500 to 3000 cubic inches)
  • Water bottles (2 bottles prescribed)
  • Toiletries
  • Little wash towel

Note

All conditions expressed in the agenda are for the guests who incline toward full bundle program. In the meantime, we likewise serve you in view of your decision. The determination of schedules and the staff relies upon your decision and monetary acquisition. We have choices for any standard according to your Requirement.

Route map

Route map