Annapurna circuit trekking is considered to be the classic trekking trail in the Annapurna region. This trekking is popularly known as Annapurna round trekking. This route only been possible since 1980 when Manang area which one of the major part of this trekking was authoratively opened for foreigners.
The highlight of Annapurna Circuit Trekking is frequent changing sceneries day by day. In the beginning of trekking days you walk through low lying green hills then eventually make way to drier arid conditions landscape. The highest place of trek is Thorong La pass at an altitude of 5416m / Crossing this high pass is the dream of any trekkers. After cross the Thorang La pass you come to Muktinath, the sacred site of Hindu as well as Buddhists. The duration of Annapurna circuit trekking can make short or long as the demand of trekkers. Here we present the most popular itinerary among trekkers. The extra highlights of this trekking is beautiful mountains, walking through the Kaligandaki valley, warm hospitality of local people and their culture, hot springs in Tatopani, walking through rhododendron forests, sunrise from Poon hill etc.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu international airport than transfer to the hotel. Orientation of the trip. O/n at hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Kathmandu to Beshishahar(823m). 7 hours drive scenic drive. O/n at hotel in Beshishar.
Day 03: Drive from Beshishahar to Syange (1130m). Then trek to Tal (1700m). 4h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 04: Trek from Tal to Danaque(2230m). 5h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 05: Trek from Danaque to Chame (2713m). 5h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 06: Trek from Chame to Pisang (3294m). 5h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 07: Trek from Pisang to Manang (3351). 51/2 h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 08: Rest in Manang village or day hike to the Gangapurna Glacier Lake. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 09: Trek from Manang to Yak Kharka (4050m). 4h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 10: Trek from Yak Kharka to Thorng Pedi (4420m). 3 ½ h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 11: Trek from Thorung Pedi to Muktinath (3805m). 9h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 12: Trek from Muktinath to Jomsom(2760m). 5h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 13: Drive Jomsom to Tatopani (1190m) by local bus. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 14: Trek from Tatopani to Ghorepani (2880m). 8h Walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 15: Trek from Ghorepani to Hille. 5h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 16: Trek from Hille to Nayapul(1010m). Trek end. Drive to Pokhara. O/n at hotel in Pokhara.
Day 17: Drive back to Kathmandu. O/n at hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 18: Transfer to the international airport for final departure.
A typical trekking day means hiking from morning to afternoon only. Each morning after packing bags and having a good breakfast, we set off on the day's walk. We will recommend you to carry is a small day pack containing water bottle,sun cream, hat, raincoat, camera and warm jumper just case. Rest of your materials the porters will carry. The walk will be 3-4 hours in the morning until for lunch in midday. We stop one hour for simple lunch on the way to destination in tea house at small village. Here you can rest (readbooks, write your diary) or you can explore the village Read More
In above trekking we offer you accommodation in tea house (mountain lodge). A Tea House is the combination of guest house, restaurant, and social hang out. The rooms are spare with twin beds and very little additional furniture. Blankets are generally provided. More
In Tea House trekking you will usually have breakfast and dinner in the lodge; lunch will be eaten at one of the trail side restaurants. Every Tea House serves the traditional Nepali meal Dal Bhat (rice and lentils), as well as a variety of different food items, such as rice, vegetables, More
We suggest you to drink Euro-guard filters water now several guest houses have this system or bring chlorine tablets to purify the normal water available in the guest houses along the way. Also boiled filter water is available in tea house they are using gas or electric boiler . More
We offer you an experienced trekking guide. He is in charge of your overall trekking. This is the person you should go to with all problems, concerns and questions. He is well trained in all aspects of trekking, high altitude medicine, first aid and emergency procedure. More
We suggest you to bring following equipment when you come to Nepal for trekking. The list can be adjusted according to your needs, name of trekking and time of your trekking. More
Weather and climate varies as per season in Nepal. Autumn (mid-September to end-November)
Autumn is the most popular time to trek. During this time, the weather is clear with mild to warm days and cold nights. However, in the higher altitude, the nights drop into freezing temperature. More
Most lodges provide hot showers, though sometimes a hot shower means a bucket of hot water only but availability of hot water can ask to your trekking guide. More
You can recharge your batteries with electricity or solar power sources. In Nepal 220 - 240 volt 50 MHZ (50 Cycles per Second) power is supplied. More
We are committed to providing the best services which will give you a once in a life time journey in this connection, we perform our duties honestly and seriously to make your journey very smooth and pleasant.More
For trekking Nepal you don't need to be a mountaineer with rippling muscles. If you are reasonably fit, have a spirit of mountain journey and like walking, you are always qualified for any trekking in Nepal. You do not need any previous experience. More
All foreign nationals, except Indian citizens, need visas to enter Nepal. Nepalese visa can be obtained from Nepalese Embassy or consulate in your home country or it can also be obtained at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu upon your arrival. More
You can combine the above trip with following activities:Ktm Cultural Sightseeing