Trek Grade Medium / Hard
Max. Altitude: 5416 m.
Mode of trek: Teahouse/ Camping
Trekking Duration: 22 days
Group Size 1+

Annapurna Circuit Trek

Annapurna Circuit Trek
The Annapurna circuit trek starts from a drive to Besishar and wings through lush, subtropical forests and traditional farming terrace villages of west Nepal. Every ridge brings a Himalayan panorama with Annapurna's Himalchuli soaring above. A trek of the Marshangdi River valley will bring you almost to the base of Gangapurna and into the Manang valley where you will spend unforgettable 2 days gazing at the snow-covered peaks above and the beauty of the landscape around, Manang is a Himalayan Shangri-La. We will then proceed to climb the pass Thorong-la, (5416mtr), which once on top has a perfect 360-degree view that is breathtaking will make you feel proud to be there! Once we descend from the pass we will come into view of Mustang; a colorful landscape that is home to Tibetan Buddhism and many friendly people. We will follow the deepest gorge on Earth, the Kali Gandaki Valley, which is guarded by the giant peaks Dhaulagiri (8169m) and Nilgiri, then we use the same ancient paths that were used as trade routes between Nepal and Tibet. We will pass through apple and wheat farming areas, interacting with local Thakali people and sharing our beautiful moments with sheep and yak herders.

Suggested Itineraries
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu, transfer to Hotel
Day 02: Guided sightseeing around Kathmandu valley
Day 03: Kathmandu to Beshisahar Drive by bus/car or fly
Day 04: Beshisahar to Bahundanda
Day 05: Bahundanda to Chamje
Day 06: Chamje to Dharapani
Day 07: Dharapani to Chame
Day 08: Chame to Pisang
Day 09: Pisang to Manang
Day 10: Acclimatization day in Manang
Day 11: Manang to Yak Kharka
Day 12: Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi
Day 13: Thorong Phedi to Cross Thorong La (5416 m), trek to Muktinath
Day 14: Muktinath to Kagbeni
Day 15: Kagbeni to Marpha
Day 16: Marpha to kalopani/Ghasa
Day 17: kalopani/Ghasa to Tatopani
Day 18: Rest day at Tatopani
Day 19: Tatopani to Shikha
Day 20: Shikha to Ghorepani/Poonhill
Day 21: Trek to Ghandruk (1950 m)
Day 22: Ghorepani to Pokhara via Birethanti
Day 23: Free day in Pokhara
Day 24: 200 km/ 6-7 hours): Drive by bus/car or fly back Pokhara to Kathmandu
Day 25: Free day in Kathmandu
Day 26: Transfer to airport, departure on your own destination
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