About Trip

Annapurna Circuit Trek is an incredible excursion in the naturally and culturally diverse landscape. The trek connects the picturesque parts of the Annapurna and Mustang region, crossing the highest Himalayan pass of the world- Thorong La Pass (5416 METERS). Categorized as adventure trekking of Annapurna region, Round Annapurna trek offers you an excellent trekking experience for the lifetime memory.

 

Beginning the Annapurna Circuit Trekking from the lower Annapurna region, it leads you with up and down to the heart of the Manang district and its major highlights. The Marshyangdi River valley, picturesque green hills and the Annapurna white peaks are seen dramatic during the trek. The colorful monasteries and chhortens on the way are further incredible. The Thorong La Pass is an adventurous Himalayan pass, which is also an incredible viewpoint of the Annapurna, Manaslu and Dhaulagiri peaks. The second section of the Trek lies in the Mustang region, which lies in the Himalayan rain shadow area. It is also a God blessed sacred land, which is full of Hindu and Buddhist pilgrimage sites. Muktinath temple is one of them. Descending through the Kali Gandaki River bank and valley, Round Annapurna Trek again connects the Annapurna region via Poon Hill and ends at Nayapul.

 

Nepal Kameleon Holidays arranges Annapurna Circuit Trek with an excellently designed itineraryand professional guide. The best seasons for this trek are Spring and autumn. Please, do not hesitate to contact us for more details.

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Highlights:

  • Striking Marshyangdi River Valley
  • Connects Manang and Muktinath and explorethe Tibetan Buddhist culture
  • Adventurous Thorong La Pass (5416m) Pass
  • The pilgrimage site- Muktinath and Kaligandaki valley
  • Poon Hill (3210m), awesome viewpoint

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu (1350 meters) and transfer to hotel.
  • Day 02: Drive to Bagarchhap (2200m).
  • Day 03: Trek from Bagarchhap to Chame (2710m).
  • Day 04: Trek from Chame to Pisang (3300 meters).
  • Day 05: Trek from Pisang to Manang (3540 meters).
  • Day 06: Rest day at Manang.
  • Day 07: Trek from Manang to Yak Kharka (4018 meters).
  • Day 08: Trek from Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi (4450 meters).
  • Day 09: Trek from Phedi to Muktinath (3800m) via Thorong La (5416 meters).
  • Day 10: Trek from Muktinath to Jomsom (2760 meters).
  • Day 11: Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara and Pokhara city sightseeing.
  • Day 12: Drive/fly back to Kathmandu.
  • Day 13: Departure.

Cost Includes:

  • Airport pick up and drop. 
  • Hotel in Kathmandu with BB plan (Bed and Breakfast).
  • Drive Kathmandu - Bagarchhap.
  • Flight Jomsom-Pokhara
  • Annapurna Conservation Area entry permit
  • TIMS (Trekking Information Management System) card.
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu with bed and breakfast basis.
  • 3 meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trekking.
  • Lodge base accommodation during the trip.
  • Professional trekking guide and porter, their food, accommodation and insurance.
  • First Aid medical kit.
  • Walking poles.
  • Nepal Kameleon Holidays T-shirt, trekking map and trip achievement certificate.
  • All government taxes, VAT and office service charge.

Cost Excludes:

  • All personal expenses
  • Drinks Items: Coke, Fanta and Mineral water bottle
  • Alcoholic drinks and chocolates
  • Tips for guide and porters
  • Your travel insurance.
  • Emergency rescue service if needed

Trip Note

Annapurna circuit trekking basically extends to Ghorepani Poon Hill via the world's deepest Kali Gandaki gorge. Nepal Kameleon Holidays organize the trek of your request. However, our effort is to make a suitable itinerary of round Annapurna trek. Please, let us know about your interest. We organize this trek with the professional Annapurna guides and porters.     

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01Arrival at Kathmandu (1350 meters) and transfer to hotel. Namaste and welcome to Nepal. At your arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport, Nepal Kameleon Holidays’ representative receives and transfers you to the hotel. After a short refreshment, we briefly explain you about the sightseeing trip and the preparation of the trek. Overnight at hotel. (A)
  • Day 02Drive to Bagarchhap (2200m).After the breakfast in Kathmandu, begin to drive to Besisahar, the district center of Lamjung. Exploring the scenery of the Prithvi Highway, Trishuli river valley and Marshyangdi river valley, drive further to Bhunbhule. The route of Annapurna Round follows the bank of the Marshyangdi River valley. On the way, numerous still bridges lie, which connects the two sides of the landscape and villages. Passing the Ghermu Phant, an open and wide area, we drive further to Bagarchhap. After a long drive, we take a rest. Overnight at lodge.
  • Day 03Trek from Bagarchhap to Chame (2710m).From Bagarchhap, the trek begins after the breakfast that goes through the terraced hillside and the rock dominated trail. It crosses the Timang village and Kopar after the gradual walk all the way. Chame is an easy walk from there, which is a district headquarter of the Manang district. It is also popular for the Himalayan views. Overnight at lodge.
  • Day 04Trek from Chame to Pisang (3300 meters).From the district center of Manang, begin to walk after the breakfast. The trail is easy today relatively. Crossing various bridges and walking through the thick forest, reach to the Pisang village and the surprise comes with the dazzling Himalayan white peaks. Overnight at lodge.
  • Day 05Trek from Pisang to Manang (3540 meters).After the breakfast, the trek begins through the arid region of Manang. A unique experience of walking through the Tibetan Buddhist ethnic communities, Himalayan lifestyles and the superb Himalayan views entice you to march ahead being fully excited. Passing Ghyaru and Braga Manang, you reach to the Manang village. Overnight at lodge.
  • Day 06Rest day at Manang.Manang is a best place for acclimation rest. On the one hand, you can explore the Tibetan Buddhist heritage sites as monastery and chhortens. On the other, hiking towards the Gangapurna Lake offers you an overlook of the different site in the mountain. Overnight at lodge.

  • Day 07Trek from Manang to Yak Kharka (4018 meters).After an acclimation day, the walk becomes gradual and easy to deal the thin air region. After the breakfast, climb up through the Jarshang Khola valley and walk continually to Yak Kharka. It becomes the lunch time. If you prefer, you walk to Ledar and take a rest. Overnight at lodge.
  • Day 08Trek from Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi (4450 meters).It’s a short walk from Yak Kharka, passing through the rocky landscape and the trail dotted by the meadows. Passing Ledar, climb down to the River and walk up gradually to Phedi. Reaching early, you will get time for acclimation hike around. Overnight at lodge.
  • Day 09Trek from Phedi to Muktinath (3800m) via Thorong La (5416 meters).The real challenge begins after the breakfast at Thorong Phedi. The gradual walk through the steep ascent embarks, which is formed on a rocky slope. The highest Himalayan pass of the world, Thorong La is also an outstanding viewpoint of the Annapurna range, Manaslu, Chulu peak and others. Another section of the pass is steep downhill, all the way to the Muktinath, which is a significant Hindu and Buddhist site of Nepal. Overnight at lodge.
  • Day 10Trek from Muktinath to Jomsom (2760 meters). Walking from the sacred pilgrimage destination Muktinath after the breakfast, it goes through Jharkot and Lupra. Joining the trail via Kali Gandaki River, it's all the way walk through its bank, which is dusty enough to bother you. It's better to begin early for this reason. Reach to Jomsom and take a rest. Overnight at lodge.
  • Day 11Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara and Pokhara city sightseeing. From the midpoint of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri massif, we take a good morning flight from Jomsom to Pokhara. Then transfer to the hotel. After a short rest, we go for the sightseeing of Pokhara city. You can visit Mahendra cave, David falls, explore Seti gorge and others. Enjoying the boating on Phewa Lake is a rewarding option. Back to the hotel and rest. Overnight at hotel. (B,A)
  • Day 12Drive/fly back to Kathmandu.From Pokhara, we drive back to Kathmandu and transfer to the hotel. As an option of driving, there is half an hour flight to Kathmandu. Driving takes about 6 hours. Stay relaxed in the evening or walk around the local place. Overnight at hotel. (B,A)
  • Day 13Departure. Its time to bid farewell. Representative of Nepal Kameleon Holidays drops you to the airport for your final departure. We hope to serve you time and again. (B)

Departure Dates

We are not responsible for weather change and cost for the extra day.

You may like Chitwan Jungle Safari Tour after the trek. Please, have a look. 

 

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What is trekking or walking holidays?

Trekking is an adventurous multi-days walk to a certain destination. In Nepal, trekking includes walking in the Himalayas and green hills. 

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