Annapurna view Trek | Annapurna Panorama : Himalayan Smile Trek

Annapurna view trek

Annapurna view trek is a incredible trekking route in Annapurna region where panoramic view of major Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain range. This trekking  route can explore unique village lifestyle, culture, tradition and rituals  of Gurung people.

  • Trip Fact - 5 days
  • Trip Price: USD 430.00
  • Trip Code: HST-NST-11
  • Trek Start: Phedi
  • Trek End: Syauli Bazaar
  • Trek start Elevation: 1100 m
  • Highest Elevation: 2590 m
  • Grade: Easy / Moderate
  • Best time: September, October, November, December, February, March, April
  • Mode of Trek: Teahouse
  • Group Size: Minimum 2 People
Annapurna view trek

Annapurna view trek is an incredible trekking route in Annapurna region where a panoramic view of major Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain range. This trekking route can explore unique village lifestyle, culture, tradition, and rituals of Gurung people. Annapurna view trek is easily accessible from Pokhara valley. Annapurna View trek is the easiest trekking trail so you could be able to complete this trek without any difficulty any age group. The trekking route passes through a number of Gurung settlements including Dhampus, Pothana, Landruk, Ghandruk. Annapurna view trekking trail pass through some very attractive rural  communities and with the low altitudes reached make suitable winter treks

Annapurna view trek is amazing trekking route in the lower area of the Annapurna region around the Pokhara valley.  The trail continuous accent to the Dhampus village. It is cultivated land was certainly a very different experience compared to the earlier days of valleys, forests, and hills. The trail crosses the long suspension bridge glacial river of Modi Khola nearby Naya Pul(1340 m) than contour to the Jhinu Danda(1780 m). If your interest inside trail you can visit hot spring. From Jhinu Danda the trail ascend to the Chomrong village(2170 m) at the foot of the gorge leasing to the Annapurna Sanctuary, also it is the last permanently inhabited village on this route.

Annapurna view trek is the excellent habitat for a wide variety of plants and animals reflect the region’s biological diversity and multiple species of orchids, rhododendrons, birds, reptile and other flora and fauna are to be astonished. This trekking route gives an opportunity to explore unique Gurung culture and nature which dignity Annapurna mountain. Annapurna view trek organizes by Himalayan Smile Treks according to your interest. This trek route can be combined with Ghorepani Poon hill trek and Annapurna base camp trek.

Annapurna view trek Itinerary

After breakfast half an hour drive to the Dhampus Phedi(1130m/3706ft). Your trek commence from Phedi. From Phedi to Dhampus hike is can be sweaty through the forest of Aal trees with sections of stone steps .It takes two hours from Phedi.

From Dhampus(1650m/3706 ft) the route  climbs the ridge passing farmhouse and meadows up to Pothana(1890m/6200 ft). There are 5-6 guesthouses lining the trail that cuts through the middle of town with great patio with a view of the peak of Machapuchare. O/n in Mountain Lodge.

From Pothana the trail climb steady through the forest to the Deurali(2100m/6888ft). The trail descends through rhododendron forest to the Bhaise Kharka. The trail contouring around the hillside the trail a slippery descent down hundreds of steep rock steps to the village through cultivated fields to Tolkha(1700m/5576).

From Tolkha the trail drop little to the stream where you can view water grindstone mill. The trail pass through the beautiful Gurung settlement and overlooking the Modi valley and Ghandruk village you’re in Landruk village at 1565m/5133ft. The path levels out on the way to Landruk (5,135ft) and opens up to great views of the adjacent river canyon as you pass through terraced fields. Landruk is a big village and would be good for an overnight stay.

The trail descend to the Modi Khola until crossing suspension bridge you are in New bridge(1340 m/4395). Lunch. After lunch trail begins to climb around the the Kimrong Khola. The trail became a steep and slippery just before the Jhunu Danda(1780m/5838ft).  After  an hour rest you can visit natural hot springs. O/n at Mountain Lodge in Jhunu Danda.

After breakfast visit  hot springs for a morning soak, 30 m steep down to the Modi Khola. The trail down a steep path through the jungle towards Jhinu’s main attraction, its natural hot spring.

There stood a little stone hut for changing and a man took a small fee for access to the hot springs, which were sitting right next to the river.

Two rectangular pools had been built and hot water flowed out of pipes into the pools. The water was lovely. Big white monkeys, Languars, were hanging around only meters from the pool.

After early lunch  From Jhinu Danda the trail accent   400m/1312ft continuous to the Taglung village. It is one of the toughest sages in Annapurna sanctuary trek. The Chhomrong village( 2170m/7117ft) one of the biggest Gurung settlement  and the village home to many ex- Gurkha soldiers.  Overnight at mountain Lodge.

 

 

 

From Chomrong  the trail leads west into the side valley of the Kmrong Khola valley.  The trail descend to the Gurjung village (1900m) .After few minutes rest with hot tea and coffees you will cross long suspension bridge in stream. The trail begins long climb. The trail is quite steep over the terraces gaining height brutally at times and cool forest near Chuuli. Lunch.  After lunch the trail continues up to the Tadapani(2590m) through the thick rhododendron forest. O/n at mountain Lodge in Tadapani.

From Tadapani  the trail pass through the dence rhododendron forest to the BhaiKhark From  here the trail descends south of Ghandruk village. At the bottom of Ghandruk you can see traditional grindstone in small stream. The trail forks end of village take left hand down trail with paved stone staircases.

The trail contour to another beautiful village Chuile with paved stone staircases. The trail steep descend to Modi Khola through the small settlement terrace field rice paddy.  Cross the iron bridge over the Modi Khola Where cultivated and dotted with typical farms and small settlements at Syauli Bazaar.  Trek end.

From  Syauli Bazaar drive to Nayapul by jeep/ bus,  through the splendid view of Machapurchhre mountain through the cultivated and dotted with typical farms. The trails continuous flow the Modi Khola until Birethanti. From Birethanti half an hour walk to the Nayapul. Drive Nayapul to Pokhara by private vehicle. Overnight at hotel Pokhara.

 

Annapurna view trek Price

Silver Price - US$ 350.00 Per Person (Twin sharing)
Package cost includes:
  • One highly experienced mountain Guide  and Porter(one porter for two people)
  • Accommodation food, drinks, salary, insurance, transportation of both trek guide and Porter
  • Down jacket, four seasonal sleeping bag, duffel bag, and trekking map (down jacket and sleeping bag are to be returned after trip completion)
  • Group medical supplies (first aid kit)
  •  All necessary paper works and Annapurna conservation area entry permit
  • TIMS Card (Trekker’s Information Management System card)
  • All additional government tax
  • Pokhara to Phedi transportation
  • Syauli Bazaar to Nayapul transportation
  • Nayapul to Pokhara transportation.
The Package cost excludes:
  • Other ground transportation
  • Nepal entry visa fee (USD 25 for 15 days/ USD 40 for 30 days from the date of issue) (You may easily get Nepal visa upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu)
  • Kathmandu and Pokhara hotel
  • Accommodation in Mountain lodge run by local people during the trek
  • All meals during trekking
  • International airfare
  • Travelers insurance
  • Cold drinks (Alcohol  and cold drinks)
  • Boiled water, Hot shower, Mineral water, Batteries charge and hot drinks (in a pot)
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu (Approx. 10-12 USD)
  • Bar bills, telephone bills and other personal expenses (shopping/ laundry)
  • Tips to guide and porter
  • All expenses due to unavoidable events e.g. Personal illness, strike etc.
  • Helicopter evacuation charge in case of emergency whilst trekking
  • We don't include drinking water on the trek which you can buy a number of places for between $1 and $3 a bottle (it gets more expensive towards base camp). A better solution is to buy water tablets in Kathmandu for around $2 and treat the water (your guide can help you find the good places to fill your water bottle).
  • The other things not included on the trek are like Wifi, charging batteries and hot showers. Wifi is available in some tea houses for $3 to $5 an hour. Hot Showers are also available in a few for around $4 and charging costs about $1.50 an hour.
  • Unforeseen cost due to flight cancellation, weather conditions etc.
 
Gold Price - US$ 499.00 Per Person (Twin sharing)
Package cost includes:
  • Accommodation in Mountain lodge run by local people during the trek
  • Meal on full board (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) a cup of tea/coffee in each meal during trekking trek
  • One highly experienced mountain Guide and Porter(one porter for two people)
  • Down jacket, four seasonal sleeping bag, duffel bag and trekking map (down jacket and sleeping bag are to be returned after trip completion)
  • Accommodation food, drinks, salary, insurance, transportation of both trek guide and Porter
  • Group medical supplies (first aid kit)
  • All necessary paper works and Annapurna conservation area entry permit
  • TIMS Card (Trekker’s Information Management System card)
  • All additional government tax
  • Pokhara to Phedi transportation
  • Syauli Bazaar to Nayapul transportation
  • Nayapul to Pokhara transportation.
The Package cost excludes:
  • Other ground transportation
  • Nepal entry visa fee (USD 25 for 15 days/ USD 40 for 30 days from the date of issue) (You may easily get Nepal visa upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu)
  • International airfare
  • Travelers insurance
  • Kathmandu and Pokhara hotel
  • Cold drinks (Alcohol  and cold drinks)
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain(due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Boiled water, Hot shower, Mineral water, Batteries charge and hot drinks (in a pot)
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu (Approx. 10-12 USD)
  • Bar bills, telephone bills and other personal expenses (shopping/ laundry)
  • Tips to guide and porter
  • All expenses due to unavoidable events e.g. Personal illness, strike etc.
  • Helicopter evacuation charge in case of emergency whilst trekking
  • We don't include drinking water on the trek which you can buy a number of places for between $1 and $3 a bottle (it gets more expensive towards base camp). A better solution is to buy water tablets in Kathmandu for around $2 and treat the water (your guide can help you find the good places to fill your water bottle).
  • The other things not included on the trek are like Wifi, charging batteries and hot showers. Wifi is available in some tea houses for $3 to $5 an hour. Hot Showers are also available in a few for around $4 and charging costs about $1.50 an hour.
  • Unforeseen cost due to flight cancellation, weather conditions etc.

Annapurna view trek Enquiry


Related Trips