Annapurna Circuit Trek

Annapurna Circuit Trek

QUCK FACTS:

  • Trek within the Annapurna Conservation Area, through and around the Annapurna mountain range. Highlights include: the Manang district, Thorung La Pass (5,416m) the Lower Mustang district, and the Poon Hill panorama view. 
  • 21 days total from arrival in Kathmandu to last organized day in Kathmandu.
  • 17 days of trekking (2 rest/acclimatization days). 
  • Trek begins from Besi Sahar and ends in the town of Pokhara.
  • Intermediate to difficult trek.
  • 4-7 hours of walking per day during the trek. 
  • While on the trek, you will sleep in local 'tea houses' which are mountain lodges complete with beds, cooked meals, and often hot showers and internet. 
  • While in Pokhara and Kathmandu, you will sleep in comfortable western style hotels. 
  • Includes a guide.
  • Porters (locals who carry your gear) are available for hire. 
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About this Trek

The Nepal Himalaya represents the meeting point of the Tibetan Buddhist world and the Hindu culture of the Indian subcontinent. These two religions overlap and blur in Nepal, and this trek in particular is a journey between two faiths and cultures. 

This route in the Annapurna Circuit is a two week trek for the healthy mountain goats out there. The route takes you across one of the Nepal's most famous mountain ranges, the Annapurna Range.

You'll need proper physical condition because you'll walk around six hours per day. The routes goes from green valleys (600m) on narrow trails through small Nepalese villages, all the way up to world's highest pass, Thorong La Pass (5416m). During this trek you will sleep in comfortable but simple lodges.

The views and the landscape vary considerably on this trek. You will walk from a moist and green jungle, to a high mountain pass and then into a spectacular mountain desert. you will experience Nepalese Hindu villages to typical Tibetan Buddhist villages and all with unbeatable views of the Annapurna mountain range. 

This Annapurna Circuit trek is THE route for those who want to go on a real trek in Nepal.

Lower Mustang and Muktinath

LET US KNOW WHEN YOU WANT TO TREK THE ANNAPURNA CIRCUIT, AND WE WILL GET BACK TO YOU WITH AVAILABILITY AND A PERSONALIZED QUOTE!

When do you want to start the Annapurna Circuit Trek? *
When do you want to start the Annapurna Circuit Trek?

From $1,405 per person

*Cheaper price available for a 'Bed & Breakfast' option that does not include all meals on the trek. 

Cost Includes:

  • Airport transfer at arrival and departure.

  • 2 nights accommodation in Kathmandu.

  • 1 night accommodation in Pokhara.

  • 1 night accommodation in Besi Sahar. 

  • All accommodations and three daily meals during the trek.

  • Bus ticket from Kathmandu to Besi Sahar. 

  • Bus ticket from Pokhara to Kathmandu.

  • Private vehicle pick-up from the ending point of the trek to Pokhara.

  • All trekking permits and Conservation Area entry fees.

  • Experienced and English-speaking trekking guide (and their expenses during the trek)

  • A farewell dinner and cultural experience in Kathmandu.

  • Nepal government taxes and tourist service charges.


Poon Hill Panorama View

Poon Hill Panorama View

QUCK FACTS ABOUT THE TREK TO POON HILL:

  • Trek to one of Nepal's top viewpoints at Poon Hill.
  • 7-8 days total from arrival in Kathmandu to last organized day in Kathmandu.
  • 3-5 days of actual trekking. 
  • Trek begins and ends in the town of Pohkara.
  • Beginner level of trekking difficulty.
  • 4-5 hours of walking per day during the trek. 
  • While on the trek, you will sleep in local 'tea houses' which are mountain lodges complete with beds, cooked meals, and often hot showers and internet for a small fee. 
  • While in Kathmandu and Pokhara, you will sleep in comfortable western style hotels. 
  • Includes a guide.
  • Porters (locals who will carry your gear) are available for hire. 
  • The best months to do this trek are: April, May, September, October, and November. 
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About This Trek

This short trek is perfect if you have time constraints, if it's going to be your first trekking experience, or if you want to save time to explore other parts of Nepal.  

The Poon Hill trek is a typical short trek of 3-5 days. The destination of Poon Hill (3210m) is a highlight within the Annapurna Conservation Area and offers spectacular views of two of the world's top ten highest peaks. On this morning, it is best to be atop Poon Hill before first light to catch the sunrise.

Once back in Kathmandu, this package includes a guided day to see the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu.

On a clear day from Poon Hill, you will have views of the following peaks:

  • Dhaulagiri I (8167m) - The world's 7th highest mountain.
  • Annapurna I (8091m) - The world's 10th highest mountain
  • Tukuche (6920m)
  • Nilgiri (6940m)
  • Annapurna South (7219m)
  • Hiunchuli (6441m)
  • Tarke Kang (7193m)

At the end of this trek you can relax in Pokhara and marvel over your breathtaking photos. 

LET US KNOW WHEN YOU WANT TO TREK TO POON HILL, AND WE WILL GET BACK TO YOU WITH AVAILABILITY AND A PERSONALIZED QUOTE!

When do you want to trek to Poon Hill? *
When do you want to trek to Poon Hill?

FROM $560 PER PERSON

*Cheaper price available for a 'Bed & Breakfast' option that does not include all meals on the trek. 

Cost Includes:

  • Airport transfer at arrival and departure.

  • 2 nights accommodation in Kathmandu.

  • 1 night accommodation in Pokhara. 

  • All accommodations and three daily meals during the trek.

  • Bus tickets from Kathmandu to Pokhara, and back to Kathmandu.

  • Private vehicle transportation to the starting point of this trek at Nayapul. 

  • Private vehicle pick-up from the ending point of the trek back to Pokhara.

  • All trekking permits and Conservation Area entry fees.

  • Experienced and English-speaking trekking guide (and their expenses during the trek)

  • A farewell dinner and cultural experience in Kathmandu.

  • Nepal government taxes and tourist service charges.

Sample Itinerary:

Poon Hill View