Annapurna Circuit Trek

14 Days

5416 M



The Annapurna Circuit Trek is one of the most popular and iconic treks in Nepal. It is a breathtaking journey that takes you through diverse landscapes, remote villages, lush forests, and high mountain passes in the Annapurna region.The trek starts in the lowlands and gradually ascends to higher altitudes, allowing trekkers to acclimatize to the changing conditions. Along the way, you'll encounter picturesque valleys, terraced fields, cascading waterfalls, and rhododendron forests, providing a stunning backdrop for your adventure.

One of the highlights of the Annapurna Circuit Trek is crossing the Thorong La Pass, standing at an altitude of 5,416 meters (17,769 feet). It offers panoramic views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges, which are truly awe-inspiring.Throughout the trek, you'll have the opportunity to experience the unique culture and hospitality of the local communities. You'll pass through traditional Nepalese villages inhabited by diverse ethnic groups, including Gurungs, Thakalis, and Manangis, each with their own distinct traditions and lifestyles.

Accommodation options vary along the trek, ranging from tea houses to camping sites, providing trekkers with a chance to experience the rustic charm of the mountains. You'll also have the opportunity to taste delicious local cuisine and interact with fellow trekkers from around the world, creating a sense of camaraderie.The Annapurna Circuit Trek typically takes around 2-3 weeks to complete, depending on the pace and side trips taken along the way. It is a moderate to challenging trek that requires a reasonable level of fitness and prior hiking experience.

Overall, the Annapurna Circuit Trek offers a once-in-a-lifetime adventure, combining stunning natural beauty, cultural immersion, and a sense of accomplishment as you conquer challenging terrain. It is an experience that will leave you with lasting memories and a deep appreciation for the Himalayas and the people who call this region home.

Includes and excludes :

  1. All meals as specified for trek (breakfast, lunch, dinner with tea/coffee).
  2. Arrival pick up & departure.
  3. All internal local transport as per the itinerary.
  4. Internal flights
  5. All trekking arrangements including trekking permits, climbing permits, National Park entrance fees.
  6. Accommodation in twin sharing local lodges or best available places for accommodation,
  7. Trekking & Climbing leader & porter (salary, insurance, food, accommodation & other allowances).
  8. Basic first aid kit is carried by your leader.
  9. All hard ware gears
  1. Kathmandu food lunch & dinner,
  2. International flights to Kathmandu,
  3. Tips for Porter, guide & other
  4. Personal climbing gears and climbing boot, clothing & equipment
  5. Personal expenditure, all bar bills, laundry, telephone calls, hot shower in the mountain region, mineral water, snacks, desserts.
  6. Medical examination (if required) & vaccination costs
  7. Optional trips. Charges incurred as a result of delays beyond our control
  8. Visa fees & Travel insurance. Airport taxes
  9. Meals or drinks except the 3 main meals specified in itinerary
  10. Anything else not specified in the ‘included costs’ section above

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Itinerary breakdown

Annapurna Circuit Trek

Day 01: Drive Kathmandu to Besisahar– {947m} 7-8 hrs scenic drive

Day 02: Trek to Dharapani – 1920m – 5-6 hrs

Day 03: Trek to Chame – 2630m – 5-6 hrs

Day 04: Trek to Pisang – {3190m} – 5-6 hrs

Day 05: Trek to Manang – {3520} – 6-7 hrs

Day 06: A day for rest in Manang

Day 07: Trek to Tilicho Base camp

Day 08: Trek to Chauri Kharka after Tilicho lake in the morning

Day 09: Trek to Yak Kharka – {4110m} – 3-4 hrs

Day 10: Trek to Phedi – {4500m} – 3-4 hrs

Day 11: Trek to Jomsom via Thorung La Pass and Muktinath – 7-8 hrs

Day 12: Fly out to Pokhara

Day 13: Rest Day in Pokhara

Day 14: Drive to Kathmandu

Destination Map