Trip Overview

The Annapurna circuit is one of the most popular destinations for trekking enthusiast. The circuit is the world biggest pass and has been covered by the international magazine as top 50 with height  thorong- la pass Alt 5416m.  It’s a deep glacier-covered amphitheatre surrounded by a ring of impressive and scenic high peaks such as the Annapurna I (8091m, 26545ft), Ganagapurna (7455m, 24457ft), Annapurna II ( 7937m 26985ft.) Annapurna III (7555m, 24786ft). Also, Tilicho Peak,Alt(7134m.  24255.6ft) , Pisang peak Alt ( 6132m.), Chulu  est peak  including many others peaks  and Thorog-Le pass  Alt 5416m , have its own amusements.  This circuit is also well known for different inhabitants like Magars, Gurungs, Chhetris and others. They follow both Hindu and Buddhist religion. The folks here are hard working and friendly and celebrate various festivals like Dasae,  Deepawali, Lhosar, Teej, and New Years. The Buddhists here mainly reside  from avobe 3000m hights in the Pisang and Manang region which date back to thousands of years and have house structures very similar to Tibet’s.

After cross the world popular long pass  throng-la  you will reach in others side of Annapurna Himalaya’s . Where you can see the famous Muktinath temple is always recommended to visit one in a lifetime. Every year many Hindus and Buddhist pilgrims use to visit   in this temple , mainly   pilgrims are  use to visit  here from our neighborhood country India.

Annapurna circuit trek also offer you   famous mountain range called mt.Dhaulari Al (8167m)and Mt. Nilgiri  north face Alt( 7110m) includes many others peaks. Lower part of mustang different landscape, inhabitation  by Tibetan people and   their culture, nature is very attraction in the region.  And then you will continue trek back to pokhara  via jomsom , marpha , one of the famous natural hot spring at tatopani where you can take a hot bath  to relif  your boddy after long trek . After trek back to pokhara by drive. Your trek is over here.

  • Start From Kathmandu
  • End At Pokhara
  • Country Nepal
  • Duration 13 days
  • Best Season Sept-Dec, Feb-May

Activities

  • Trekking
  • Nature
  • Culture

Activity Level

  • Easy
  • Medium
  • Hard

Duration

13 days

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21/04/2019
$1050
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07/05/2019
$1050
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12/09/2019
$1030
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25/09/2019
$1030
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08/10/2019
$1030
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21/10/2019
$1030
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04/11/2019
$1030
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18/10/2019
$1030
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04/11/2019
$1030
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18/11/2019
$1030
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03/12/2019
$1030
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18/12/2019
$1000
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Itinerary

Our journey is maintained focusing Total Days of trip, distance, geography, and individual capable efforts. We will hike 4-8 hours per day. Each day hike is balanced with scheduled breakfast, launch, and dinner in pre destined hotel, Guest House, camp and locality.

Days Location Duration Altitude Overnight More
Day 1

Arrive at Kathmandu

Altitude 1350m At Hotel

You will be received at the Tribhuvan International Airport by one of our staff member and driven off to your hotel room, where your assigned guide will brief you regarding the trek.

Day 2

Drive from Kathmandu to Besi Sahar then trek to Ngadi

6-7 hours Ngadi, altitude 840m At guest house

This day coupled with hot weather will basically be a warm up for what’s to come and so will be a little easy going.

Day 3

TRek from Ngadi to Chamje

5-6 hours Altitude 1500m At guest house

After leaving Ngadi we will be ascending for over an hour up to Bahundanda and then onwards its 2 hours easy trekking to Ghermu, 1 hour ascend to Gagat, 30 minutes walking on flat terrain and finally 20 minutes ascend to Chamje.  In between these walks you will witness beautiful waterfalls, even next to the place where you will be staying for the night.

Day 4

Trek from Chamje to Danaykyu

6 hours Altitude 2300m At guest house

For the start of the day you will ascend for 2 hours to Tal and then it will be 4 hours of easy ascend to Danakyu.

Day 5

Trek from Danakyu to Chame

4-5 hours Chame, altitude 2670m At guest house

Today is another short day trek,  after  breakfast you will start your day, after easy one hour gradual  flat walk you will be ascending another one and half hour till Timang,  Timnag is very beautiful place , from here you can see Mt. Manaslu ranges, Annapurna two and Lamjung Himla ranges, and then you will be continue trek to chame another three hours with easy gradual flat

Overnight at Tea house

Day 6

Trek from Chame to Pisang

5 hours Pisang, altitude 3200m At guest house

Mostly  you will be walking today gradual flat until Braga from other side of marsangdi river  two hours, here in Braga you can see  big apple farm, you can also enjoy to have some local

organic apple with hot tea, and then you will be  ascending to Dukurpokharari another  two and half hours then last final hour will be very short and easy walk to Pisang. Let in afternoon you can go short hike to upper pisang , in Upper pisang you will see from here monastery,  6 /7 years old Tibetan village including beautiful mountains ranges like Annapurna two Alt.7935m., Annapurna three Alt.7535m, and Tilicho Alt.7410m. Ganga purna Alt.7310m.  Includes many more trekking peaks.

 

Then you will return back to tea house for Dinner and retire for today.

Overnight  at Tea house.

Day 7

Trek from Pisang to Manang

7-8 hours Manang, altitude 3540m At guest house

From pisang to manag here is two options trail  one  route  go  from lower  part   and another go from upper  trail  via Ghyaru  from upper trail , from upper trail you will have a  great view of Annapurna  Himalayas ranges   , so we suggest to you  take a upper trail route .from upper trail   initially you will  trek through a 2 hours steep ascend to Ghyaru and then climb up for another 1 ½ hours to reach Ngawal.  Once we reach Ngawal you can see a magnificent

Its long day walk but you will be enjoying more than from lower trail.

Overnight at tea house .

Day 8

Acclimatizing in Manang

At guest house

In order to prepare for crossing Thorung La, Day 8 will be fully dedicated to acclimatization, which will allow us to adjust to the higher altitude.   Today After breakfast before lunch you will do 3  to 4 hours short climb up to chhonger view point to bask in the panoramic view of Annapurna range and to adjust to higher altitude. After lunch   you will have a free time to explore around manag villages

Overnight at tea house

Day 9

Trek from Manang to Yak Kharka

4 hours Yak Kharka, altitude 4018 At guest house

The first few hours will consist of difficult ascends, which will gradually ease up as the day progresses  till gunsh tea shop then rest 2 hours you will trek easy gradual ascend to yak kharkha  . after lunch there will also be another side trip later in the afternoon for acclimatization

Overnight at tea house .

Day 10

Trek from Yak Kharka to Throung Phedi

4 hours Thorung Phedi, altitude 4500m At guest house

Seems very short walk today  but you are already in high  altitude point so that  you can’t make your sped like  previous walk like  in downhill,  so  you will go very slowly . The first 2 hours you present you with easy ascends which will then take a turn for another ½ hour of steep climb followed by another hour of effortless trek.  Yet another side trip to a high camp will take place later in the afternoon solely for acclimatization purpose

Overnight at tea house .

Day 11

Trek over Thorung la pass to Muktinath

9-10 hours Thorung la pass, altitude 5416m and Muktinath, altitude 3760m At guest house

Today is highlights day of the trip, Thorong –la pass is known as a world longest and beautiful  Himalaya cross pass . Also this is an important day which will require us to make a very early start.  The first 4-5 hours we will ascend steep slopes to reach a resting spot at top of thorong la pass  top where we can also enjoy scenic views and get immense photo opportunity before descending down a steep slope for another 4-5 hours to muktinath. This part is totally different landscape then Annapurna region, from muktinath you could also see part of the upper mustang trek  trail it looks more  dry landscape . From here still  you can see  above eight thousand meter mountain like mt.Dhaulagiri (8178m.) mt.Nilgiri (7980m.) Dhampush  peak , Tukuche peak many more…

Overnight at tea house .

Day 12

Trek from Muktinath to Jomsom

5 hours Altitude 2700m At guest house

This day will comprise of steep descend for 3 hours and then flat walking for 3 hours before reaching jomsom, which is characterized by windy conditions.  Known as the ‘kingdom of apples’ here you will be able to savour various varieties of local apples and beautiful monastery and jomsom village. Overnight at tea house.

Day 13

Flight from Jomsom to Pokhara

35 minutes At hotel

After breakfast early morning you will fly back to pokhara . your trek is end here.

 

Overnight at Hotel

Customize Your Trip

Inclusions

  • Airport peak and drop.
  • Three star hotel in Kathmandu ( On arrival)
  • Three times meal on trek ( breakfast ,lunch , Dinner)
  • Hot drinks (tea or coffee)
  • Jomsome pokhara airplane Ticket
  • All the necessary airport pick up and drop
  • All necessary ground transportation during the trip
  • Accommodation on trek normal twine sharing basic rooms. Best in twin)
  • Experience English speaking guide
  • Sporting staff (porter) each  two people one porter (  porter  carry 25kg)
  • All the Annapurna conservations entrance fee and TIMS card as a required from Nepal Gov.
  • Pokhara –Kathmandu tourist bus services (you can come by plane too if you want. It cost $120 per person.
  • Duffle bag for keeping your goods during the trek (refundable after trek)
  • Down Jacket for cold place (Refundable after trek )
  • Nature Explore Trek T- short as a gift
  • Medical Kit bag
  • Treated drinking water
  • All the Gov. Vat Tax , services

Exclusions

  • International air ticket( Home to Home)
  • personal insurance(encase for emergency only)
  • personal trekking gear
  • Accommodations , lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Extra cold drinks like
  • Personal expenses like use internet, extra snacks, laundry, buttery charges etc…
  • Above mentions in Itinerary if you stay in longer or use more services in mountain.
  • Tipping to staff

FAQ

Nepal is renowned for consisting world’s climate. Himalayas, mountains and low land Terai lets you experience different climates with different altitudes. Nepal is rich is cultures, traditions, arts and architectures. Nepal is multi culture, multi religion, and multi language and multi ethnic country. Nepal offers century’s old monuments, palaces, buildings, statues and much other. To be true, Nepal is living legendry museum. Gigantic Himalayas, mountains, glaciers, appealing forestry, flowers, divine lakes, more than hundred local languages and cultural, divine lake and temple are few to mention, significance of Nepal.
We are a group of art compiled together. Our team is systematically organized. Our team has required knowledge, experience, and familiarity with the Himalayan Mountains, Nepal climates, cultures, and vegetations. Each member of the team is assigned to their specific responsibility. We prioritize every visitor as a team. We believe our success is in your gratification.
One must pay US $ 25 for 15 days single/multiple entry, US $40 for 30 days single/multiple entry, US $ 100 for 90 days single/multiple entry. Those individual passport holders from the member of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) do not need to pay visa fee for 30 days.
We will provide you manual, training and assist in the trekking. It is possible to travel. Our obligation is to ascertain the fine trek that suits your physical and mental capability, ambition and experiences.
During autumn (mid-September-November), Nepal’s weather gets highly pleasant and the mountains, hills, Himalaya’s beauty captivates any visitors. Spring season (march-may) is also a good time to visit Nepal. The temperature gets mildly warm in the lowlands and moderates in higher altitudes. On this very season, we can have abundance opportunity to view the dominant and brilliance attributes of mountains, blossom flowers like Nepal national flower Rhododendron that decorates the whole hills and forests with its pink, white and crimson affections. On winter (January-February) one can tour, have safari to lowland altitudes below 4000m. And on summer (June- August) one can experience rains shadows and light monsoon. You can choose any seasons to visit Nepal.
Yes, we assist in all domestic flights, international flights, hotel bookings and other services. However, we recommend you to arrange international flights from your native country.
You cannot get insurance in Nepal. The insurance conditions for joining any of our tours includes protection against comprehensive investments that are likely to occur such as medical issues or accident that can include air ambulance and treatment costs. We do not arrange or sell insurance. Travel insurance assures your trip relaxation. Sickness, injury, emergency treatment and evacuation are important subject and matter in expeditions. Therefore, we highly recommend having travel insurance especially when you sign for the Himalayan glacier. Also, be careful when choosing insurance policy as some are special exceptions for adventure. Before taking insurance be sure that company has good knowledge of High Gran Tourism' (HGT) adventure itinerary you are going to carry out and is to your liking to cover all activities being undertaken in the tour. For like to cover emergency air ambulance rescue including medical costs if you are planning expedition in the Himalayas. You have to send your insurance certificate to us or you can carry with you when you come on the tour.
Indeed foods and water are hygienic in the lodges, camp, and hotels. We provide only hygienic foods prepared on lodges. Our team has a cook to assist you fresh and hygienic food on the trek and hike. Further, to assure ourselves we check goods and ingredients before preparing in the kitchen. Most of the local teahouse has simply trained but experienced cook. However, if you prefer well trained and 5-star class cook then we can arrange accordingly with additional cost. You will be provided boiled water or sealed water bottles in the lodges. You can also purify the water with tablets. On HGT’s camp, we will have technically and practically well trained and experienced guides, cook, kitchen staffs and porters. Varieties of food will be prepared which are hygienic and full of ingredients.
You can have both warm and light clothes of comfortable and casual styles as Nepal has a wide range of climates. Warm woolen clothes are required in mountain areas and cotton cloths in lower altitudes. You can even buy clothes in Nepal and we will assist you in what types of clothes to purchase.
Yes, we have ATM facilities mainly in cities like Kathmandu, Pokhara, Dharan and Butwal and other major as well in developed cities and community. In Nepal VISA, MASTERCARD and American Express are popularly accepted cards, both Debit and Credit cards are accepted.
Yes, we have tourist police situated near the Nepal Tourism Development Board’s Office. There are also compliant counters at the airport and Basantapur. For any travel related assistance you can call at 4-247041, 4-4268969 in between 11 am to 5 p.m.
One has many other things in Nepal besides trekking and hiking in Nepal. At some least part of the country, people celebrate festivals. Nepal is also known as land of festivals. Nepal’s festivals are full of joyous. Kathmandu valley rich in Newari heritages and cultures celebrates festivals almost every day in a year. Other parts of the country also have their own fanfare. One can check Nepali Calendar for major festivals details and accord tour and visits accordingly. Nepal is a complete garden of multi-culture, multi-language and vibrant multi-festive. As surrounded by geographical unique and appealing features, Nepal is as well encircled with vibrant and multi-religious festivals and celebrations.
It will a plus point if you the native folks language. But in case you do not know the language, we will assist you by translating native language into your language with absolute meaning.
The domestic flight has normal limit of 15 kg. We therefore request you not to overload yourself.