Annapurna Circuit Trek

Annapurna Circuit Trek

Annapurna circuit trek thanks to its vast biodiversity and rich cultural heritages; Annapurna Circuit Trek rewards the first-hand experience of the rural Nepal. This Trekking route surrounds the Annapurna ranges itself and includes the Jomsom route as well.  The trek to Annapurna circuit rises to an elevation of 5,400m on the Thorung La pass, touching the edge of the Tibetan plateau.

The mountain scenery, seen at close quarters includes the Annapurna Massif (Annapurna I- IV), Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre, Manaslu, Gangapurna (7455m) and Tilicho peak (7134m).

The trek follows the gorge of Marshyangdi River through lush fields of paddy, innumerable tiny streams, waterfalls, beautiful villages, flora, fauna, and above all the mind-blowing scenery of the Shangri-La’s’ including Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchre, Manaslu, Gangapurna and Tilicho peaks. Since, the trek passes through the very rural and famous 4 mountainous regions of Nepal including Lamjung, Manang, Mustang and Myagdi; the trek affirms breathtaking panorama at every footstep ensuring you return home with experience of a lifetime.


Outline Itinerary

Day 1 Arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu.
Day 2 Kathmandu - Besi Sahar (823m) and to Syange (792m) 9 hrs drive by bus and overnight in hotel (B, L, D)
Day 3 Commence trek from Syange - Chamje (1390m) 5½ hrs (B, L, D)
Day 4 Chamje - Bagarchap (2103m) 5 hrs (B, L, D)
Day 5 Bagarchap - Chame (2615) 5½ hrs (B, L, D)
Day 6 Chame – Pisang (3133m) 6 hrs (B, L, D)
Day 7 Pisang – Manang (3500m) 5 ½ hrs (B, L, D)
Day 8 Acclimatization day in Manang (3500m) (B, L, D)
Day 9 Manang – Latdar (4176m) 5 ½ hrs (B, L, D)
Day 10 Latdar - Thorung Phedi (4404m) 5 ½ hrs (B, L, D)
Day 11 Thorung Phedi - Thorung La Pass (5416m) – Muktinath (3802m) 8 hrs (B, L, D)
Day 12 Acclimatization day in Muktinath (B, L, D)
Day 13 Muktinath – Marpha via Jomsom (2713m) 5 hrs (B, L, D)
Day 14 Marpha – Tatopani (1190m) (Hot Spring) 6 hrs (B, L, D)
Day 15 Tatopani – Ghorepani (2853m) 7 hrs (B, L, D)
Day 16 In the early morning ascent to Poonhill (3210m) - 40 minutes hike for the beautiful sun rise and majestic views of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri range.
Day 17 Tikhedhunga - Nayapul and 1 hr drive to Pokhara check in Hotel (B, L)
Day 18 Pokhara to Kathmandu 6 hrs drive and check in Hotel. (B)
Day 19 Full day (6 hrs) guided sightseeing in world heritage sites liked in Pashupatinath, Boudhanath and Patan Durbar Square.
Day 20 Onward departure to your destination by our private car. 3 hrs before you have to be airport (B)
Day 1 Arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu. Welcome with bunch of flower assistance at the Airport and meet with our staff (One of our company staff will be waiting you at the Airport with display your name "………………….." which is print on our company white board and pick up by our private car and than 20 minutes drive to the Hotel. After few minutes rest in hotel, Visit in our office and have hot/cold drinks (Tea/Coffee) waiting to serve and have join together, One of our staff will brief you regarding the trip and introduction with your guide and porter. O/N at hotel.
Day 2 Kathmandu - Besi Sahar (823m) and to Syange (792m) 9 hrs drive by bus and overnight in hotel (B, L, D)
Day 3 Commence trek from Syange - Chamje (1390m) 5½ hrs (B, L, D)
Day 4 Chamje - Bagarchap (2103m) 5 hrs (B, L, D)
Day 5 Bagarchap - Chame (2615) 5½ hrs (B, L, D)
Day 6 Chame – Pisang (3133m) 6 hrs (B, L, D)
Day 7 Pisang – Manang (3500m) 5 ½ hrs (B, L, D)
Day 8 Acclimatization day in Manang (3500m) (B, L, D)
Day 9 Manang – Latdar (4176m) 5 ½ hrs (B, L, D)
Day 10 Latdar - Thorung Phedi (4404m) 5 ½ hrs (B, L, D)
Day 11 Thorung Phedi - Thorung La Pass (5416m) – Muktinath (3802m) 8 hrs (B, L, D)
Day 12 Acclimatization day in Muktinath (B, L, D)
Day 13 Muktinath – Marpha via Jomsom (2713m) 5 hrs (B, L, D)
Day 14 Marpha – Tatopani (1190m) (Hot Spring) 6 hrs (B, L, D)
Day 15 Tatopani – Ghorepani (2853m) 7 hrs (B, L, D)
Day 16 In the early morning ascent to Poonhill (3210m) - 40 minutes hike for the beautiful sun rise and majestic views of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri range. And back to Hotel. After breakfast proceed to Tikhedhunga (1575m) (B, L, D)
Day 17 Tikhedhunga - Nayapul and 1 hr drive to Pokhara check in Hotel (B, L)
Day 18 Pokhara to Kathmandu 6 hrs drive and check in Hotel. (B)
Day 19 Full day (6 hrs) guided sightseeing in world heritage sites liked in Pashupatinath, Boudhanath and Patan Durbar Square. And rest of the time for shopping and Join us for the farewell dinner at Nepali typical restaurant in the evening at 07:00 PM with culture program. (B, D)
Day 20 Onward departure to your destination by our private car. 3 hrs before you have to be airport (B)
Abbrebiations: B, L, D means : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Price Includes

 - Airport Pick up and drop off by our private car
 - Kathmandu/Pokhara hotel room on bed and Breakfast (B) basis
 - Trekkers Information Management System (TIMS) permit fees
 - Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP) entry permits fees.
 - Accommodation and 3 meals a day such as Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner (B,L,D) while on the trek in Lodges (Tea house)
 - Fully escorted trek with an English speaking local sherpa trekking guide and porter.
 - All program according to itinerary on full board.
 - All land transfer as per above itinerary by our private car
 - Skyline Company T-shirt
 - Fluent English speaking license holder sightseeing tour guide
 - Sightseeing tour guide fee
 - Sightseeing entrance fee
 - Wage, equipment, insurance and other facilities to staff.

Price Excludes

- Nepal entry visa fee US$ 40 (duration 30 days from date of issue) you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport Kathmandu. (it will be ready within few minutes) You will require each 2 passport size photos.
- Kathmandu/Pokhara hotel Lunch and Dinner (L, D)
- Personal Spending money and all kind of drinks (Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks) bar bill, Int'l Telephone bill, hot shower, batteries charge, laundry etc. Tips for guide cum porter and driver. (Tipping is expected).
- Domestic airfare (Pokhara to Kathmandu) per person US$ 116 only. (if you required)
- Travel Insurance and medical evacuation in case of emergency

Quick Facts

  • Best Season: March to may and September to December
  • Duration: 20 days.
  • Trekking Days: 16 days.
  • Grade: Strenuous trek.
  • Rating: Moderate to strenuous.
  • Maximum Altitude: 5,400 meter of Thorunga La top.
  • Commences At: Syange.
  • Ends At: Nayapul.
  • Code: 006.

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