Trip Highlights of Annapurna Circuit Trek:
- Thorong La Pass (5,416m.) which is one of the longest pass in world.
- Hike along the Kali Gandaki River which is the world’s deepest gorge.
- Amazing sunrise view and panoramic Mountain View in Poonhill.
- Visiting holy Muktinath temple.
- Explore the traditional villages of Nepal.
- Varied ecosystem, landscape and culture.
Hiking at the Annapurna Circuit Trek, you can encounter the fascinating sight of the splendid village and subtropical valleys. The neighborhood has rare culture and lifestyle of native people. Annapurna trail is well known for awe inspiring forests, astounding waterfalls and glorious cliffs. Trekking at the Annapurna circuit would begin usually from Marshyangdi River, following the Manang valley through Chame, Pisang, Bryaga all the way to the highest point of the trek, which is Thorong La pass (5614m.) ending at Pokhara. The enchanter of the Annapurna circuit trek includes Manang, known to be the locality of the Tibetan-Buddhists, Muktinath which is known to be the prominent pilgrimage destination for the Hindus as well as Buddhists, and the deepest river gorge of the world, Kali Gandaki valley.
Trekking at the Annapurna Circuit Trek is viewed as one of the best travel packages of Nepal and it would offer you an ordeal to value of a lifetime. You would become more acquainted with the way of life of this district through the village life, for instance, you can find one of the oldest monasteries which is known as Braga, you could get a view of terraced farming, the corn and barley fields of the Manang region and you would also get to see bamboo as well as the rhododendrons as you trek the Annapurna circuit. This stunning adventurous trek leads you to 5415m high peak Thorong La pass, offering the most magnificent views of the Annapurna I, II, III, IV, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, Nilgiri, Lamjung, Tukuche peak, Tilicho peak and Tibetan Himalayan ranges. March to May and September to December is considered to be the best season for this trek. It is absolutely impossible for you to not be mesmerized this extremely delightful place and you can without a doubt get a fabulous break from the day by day routine while you are in this spot.
Outline ItineraryDay 01: Kathmandu Arrival (1300m).
Day 02:UNESCO world heritage site sightseeing.
Day 03: Drive Kathmandu to Synge/ Jagat (1100 m) 8 hrs
Day 04: Trek to Dharapani (1960 m) 6 hrs.
Day 05: Trek to Chame (2630 m.) 5 hrs
Day 06: Trek to Pisang (3100m.) / 5 hours:
Day 07: Trek from Pisang to Manang (3440m.) / 5 hours:
Day 08: Rest day at Manang.
Day 09: Trek from Manang to Yak Kharka (4350m.) / 3 hours:
Day 10: Trek from Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi (4420m.) / 4 hours:
Day 11: Trek from Thorong Phedi to Muktinath (3850m.) via Thorong La (5416m.) Pass / 8 hours:
Day 12: Trek from Muktinath to Jomsom (2713m)/ 5:00 hours:
Day 13: Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara.
Day 14: Sightseeing in Pokhara.
Day 15: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu by a tourist bus – 6hours. Optional:
can use fight which takes 25 min.O/N at Kathmandu Hotel.
Day 16: Farewell friend.
Physical Conditions and Experience Requirements
16 days of Annapurna Circuit Trekking is considered as moderate. If you jog or perform morning walks regularly then it would not be any problem for you to walk on the trail. However, it is highly recommended that you should start doing mild exercises one month prior to your trekking date. This would help in creating best Himalayan walking holiday experience. Having said that, it should be noted Technical Skill are not needed. The major hurdle is an altitude. Therefore, person having past medical history of lung, heart and blood diseases are extremely advised to consult your doctor before embarking on this journey.
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