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Annapurna Circuit Trek

  • Annapurna Circuit Trek
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  • Annapurna Circuit Trek Itinerary
  • Cost Info
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14 days full Annapurna Circuit Trek is known as round Annapurna Trekking. The trek starts with drive and easy walking to Ascend different types of local Villages. Annapurna is 332 km far from Kathmandu. Annapurna region Trekking provides you varieties of Landscape, several village including ethnic group and their culture. Also wonderful mountains, wildlife, natural seen and cross the pass Thorang-la 5416 m. Annapurna round is well-liked Trekking route in Nepal that follows great Himalayan view, unique geography, climate, rich in flora & fauna eventually best destination for family, friends, couple and Grouping trek . Annapurna circuit means it’s really circle of the Annapurna Himalaya range itself. The best mountains attractions’ Mt. Annapurna I 8091m, Mt. Annapurna II 7937m, Annapurna III 7937m, Annapurna IV 755m, Mt Dhaulagiri 8167m, Mt. Mansalu 8163m, Tukuche peak, Tilicho peak 7,134m.

Annapurna circuit Trekking passes through two huge rivers namely Marsyangdi and Kaligandaki valley. The Kaligandaki is considered to be the world deepest gorges in Annapurna. Further more the Annapurna Circuit trek trails through series of settlements around Annapurna region which comprises the community of wide ethical group such as Gurung, Sherpa, Magars, Thakali, Tamang, etc. The geographical structure along the trekking trail changes dramatically around and rich diverse group of wild animals and birds such as Danfe (Pheasant) long tail birds and Animal likewise snow leopard, Jackal blue sheep etc.

Annapurna Circuit Trek starts from lower altitudes of Besisahar and move up to higher altitudes to acclimatizing our body to make fitness for the higher altitude to improve very slowly. Altitude sickness is common among the novice trekkers. Annapurna circuit trekking there is very less possible to get high altitude sickness but still we recommend for acclimatization one day in Manang and excursion around Manang village to make more confidence with high altitudes also Manang valley is a nice place to stay where you will get chance to explore Gangapurna glacier and visit monasteries also Hundred Lama to meeting and get blessing from him. We are heading towards Thorung-La viewing the tremendous ice-fall coming from the peaks of Annapurna. Before crossing the Thourng-La, we reach Thorung Phedi 4420m , here we can see the Marsyangdi river flowing from the mountain ridge. A trek route is taken to Muktinath from Thorung phedi / High camp, Muktinath Temple, which is a holy Hindu temple in between Annapurna. This Temple has many legend associated with Nepali culture and history descending from Muktinath we get to see the dramatic Kali Gandaki gorge, passing through Jharkot and Khingar village steeply down to Kagbeni. The trail leads to Tatopani via the village of Marpha and Ghasa villages. These are enriched with Buddhist Monastery and rich cultural heritage, we can see popular apple Garden (farm) when we pass through these village. After enjoying the natural hot spring of Tatopani and views of mountain Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges we ascend towards Poon Hill. The sunrise view over Mt. Dhaulagiri in early morning form Poon Hill 3210m ,the mostly breathtaking, we can enjoy the view of mountain ranges throughout our trekking trail of Poon Hill. the our wonderful trip of Annapurna by Descending from Hille to Pokhara, numerous rivers and waterfalls can be seen in our trail and Ending point of Trek from Nayapul.

Trip info:

  • Accommodations:

We give our first priority to our guest to serve them at superior level that is what making us today Himalayan Magic Treks. For the accommodation we have been providing star hotels in Kathmandu and even normal guest house according to the guest demands and need. During the trek we provide standard Guest House with sound environment and hygienic food for the guest to make their trip happening and healthy. Being one of the paramount destination in the world Annapurna region collects lots of tourist. so, there will always be better Lodge and facilities in Annapurna Circuit Trek.

  • Meals:

We get paradise of food especially in the cities areas especially in Kathmandu valley. We have a lot of restaurants with different cuisine in city but during the trek we get to eat from Continental and Nepali menu especially choices like Pasta, Pizza, Mo.Mo, soup items, Potatoes items, Dal Bhat, Hot drinks Tea & Coffee etc.

  • Our Team:

Being homeland of Himalayas, it’s obvious to have challenging routes, High altitude problems, Weather and other conditions; any of those situations is big enough to ruin your trip. Leading around the steeply hills and rocky routes is not a job of common climbers and trekkers. Himalayan Magic Treks have been providing native leaders and staffs working in this field perfectly since long years to overcome tough challenges and make your trip a golden memory. They are trained and well certified by the Government of Nepal. All of our staffs have received emergency guidance in Himalaya’s and have knowledge of first Aid for our guest. We never compromise giving safety to our staffs, therefore we provide insurance and medical services during the trek and compensation when they need especially to Porters, Kitchen member and other.

  • Field Staffs:

we are  very much concern about the comfort of our guest and whenever it is about the staffs in the field. When we are on trek trekking through challenging route we need proper number of workers like Guide, Porter, Assistance guide, Camping members and other staffs. We provide 1 assistance guide with every 4 - 9 guests and 2 assistance guide with 10 guests. We do need strong and portable Porters to carry our weights, We provide 1 porters for 2 guest depending on guest stuffs and we allow only 25 kg for porters. We have professional and expert Guide, Leader and City guide in the field and can speak proper English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, Korean and other required. We can also manage any other staffs as per your demand.       

  • Equipment’s:

We believe equipment does matter to make your trip easy and comfortable. Caring excessive quantity of equipment doesn’t make your adventure more interesting but the drawback. So, we request you to carry only selected and needed one and save your extra expenses for other need in trek though we have our potential porters. Warm Clothes, Down Jacket, Trouser, T-shirt, Hiking Boot, Sunglasses, Sun cream, Knife, Walking Steak, day back pack, Head Light, Sleeping Bag etc. These are the equipment s which you most carry during the trek.

  • Clothing

Liner socks, Trekking shirts short sleeve, Thermal underwear, fleece sweaters lightweight, one heavier Easy drying long sleeved base layer shirts, woolen blends trekking socks, pair trekking pants with zip off bottoms

  • Outer layers

down vest, wind/rain proof over layer - jacket and pants, peak hat, headband, Warm winter hat, lightweight thermal layer hat, pair gloves, down jacket, Pair trekking boots, pair down booties Great for keeping feet warm in room and while sleeping and for in the lodge.

Pair flip flops (for late night bathroom runs)

  • Safety & Security:

Security is our primary concern! From your beginning day (we will be there to pick you up with our staffs and identity) to departure date (airport drop services) we are always there to help you. We have proper remedial services during the trek with professional staffs; first aid kit, oxygen bag and Helicopter service for emergency rescue whenever trekkers get physical Loss or altitude sickness. We have focused more on acclimatization days to get rid of altitude sickness too.

  • Best Season to Trek in Nepal:

  • Autumn (September - November) and Spring (March - May) is the best trekking season for the trekking and mountaineering in Nepal.  Weather is mostly clear and temperature is moderate which offers beautiful views without any obstruction. Spring collects beautiful flowers, plants and rare animals Walking is also very much suitable during this season. 
  • Summer (June - August) and Winter (December - February). Though Summer collects heavy monsoon rainfall it is very much clear to trek around Mustang, Dolpo and Nar- Phu valley since they are rain shadow areas.  Tibet is much more favorable for Tibet trek. Everest,  Langtang and Annapurna are always comfortable to trek even in winter season.
  • Experience & Fitness:

Trekking in Nepal for Annapurna Circuit Trek does not require past experience, though we have challenging route in Everest compared to Annapurna our itinerary suggests to walk comfortable distances. Trekking in Himalayas always takes us to challenging altitudes and rocky routes, demands proper rest time and acclimatization to sustain their strength. We always have both listed properly in our itinerary. However certain training like Running, Skipping and other workout will definitely help you in roots.  

  • Acclimatization:

Altitude sickness is a significant risk when trekking on any trails above about 2,500m. However good health, proper care and drinking plenty of water will definitely help you to prevent from altitude sickness. Every trekkers needs to be familiar with the heights so, for this we have life saving acclimatization days during the trek, peak climbing and expedition. We also provide certain medical support for your relief and emergency rescue through helicopter whenever guest require.

  • Eco Friendly: 

We only leave foot prints! Himalayan Magic Treks is very much concern agency on environment pollution and Global Warming. We are always serious and genuine towards our garbage during the trek especially in Camping type. We collect all the rubbish and deposit it to proper place to protect our environment. We also partake in every program conducted in KEEP Kathmandu Environmental Education Project. We also suggest all travelers to protect our environment and Stop Global Warming.  

  • Helping Hand

Profit oriented is not only our priority! we have been helping some of ours very villagers from different corners of Nepal to sustain their social life and help them with education and required materials. We are always looking forward for interested candidates in this field to give helping hand to support and inspire them for their better beginning and good future. If you are interested please contact us:info@himalayanmagictreks.com

  • Note:

We have tailor-made program for Annapurna Circuit Trek. Days in the itinerary are always flexible, can be increased & decreased depending on your holiday and time schedule. Trekking in Everest around the Himalayan region goes through unexpected complication like natural and health challenges resulting chances in the itinerary for your security during the trek by our professional guides and leader to take you to final point safe and sound so, please cooperate with your guide for you protection.

Trekking Name: Annapurna Express Trek
Hotels in Kathmandu & Pokhara: Budget Hotel, start to 5 stars Hotel as per Guest’s request 
Accommodation:  Mountains Lodges (Guest House)
Transportation: Land transportation (Car, Van, Local bus, Tourist Bus) or (Domestic flights)
Attractions: you can have an Amazing view of Annapurna Himalayan range such as Annapurna II ,Annapurna IV, Annapurna III, Pisang peak, Gangapurna, Tilicho Peak many more and cross the pass Thorang-la 5416 m and also several  beautiful villages, waterfalls, Marsyingdi (River) nature & culture
Location: Annapurna Conservation Area project (ACAP)
Grade: Easy & Moderate
Best Season: Feb, March, April, May and Sept, Oct, Nov & Dec
Walking hours: per day 5 to 7 hours
Point of entry into the ACAP: Besishar
Point of Exit into the ACAP: Nayapul
Group size:  2 to 14 members or (we can organize solo travelers private group & Family group as well)
Minimum Altitude: Besishar (760 m)
Maximum Altitude: Thorang-la pass (5416 m)
Duration: 14 Days
Day 01
Arrival at Kathmandu 1,350m Welcome by Himalayan Magic Treks member and direct transfer to hotel in Kathmandu with Bed & Breakfast plan.
Day 02
Drive from Kathmandu Besishar again drive to Chame (2,670 m) 4/5 hours overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 03
Trek to Pisang (3,200 m) 5/6 hours overnight at Lodge.(B,L,D)
Day 04Trek to Manang (3,540 m) 5 hours overnight at Lodge.(B,L,D)
Day 05
Rest day for Acclimatization at Manang overnight at Lodge.(B,L,D)
Day 06
Trek to Yak Kharka (4,020 m) 5 hours overnight at Lodge.(B,L,D)
Day 07
Trek to Thorong High Camp (4,800m) 5 hours overnight at Lodge.(B,L,D)
Day 08
Early morning we will have breakfast than climb up to the throng-la Pass (5,416m) after we Trek down to get Muktinath (3,760 m)7/8 hours overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 09
Trek to Jomsom (2,720 m)5/6 hours overnight at Lodge.(B,L,D)
Day 10
Drive by Local transport to Tatopani (1,190 m) (Natural Hot spring) 6/7 hours enjoy with Natural Hot Bath overnight at Lodge.(B,L,D)
Day 11
Trek to Ghorepani (2,860 m) 4 hours overnight at Lodge. (B,L,D)
Day 12Early morning trek visit to Poon Hill view point (3,210 m) 2 hours see the incredible view of Annapurna, Machhapuchhere, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu Mountains range with sunshine. Than trek Down to Nayapul 7 hours Drive to Pokhara overnight at hotel with Bed & Breakfast
Day 13
Drive back to Kathmandu Hotel on B / B plan Evening Dinner together with Typical Nepali culture.
Day 14
Departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination.

The Trip cost will be vary depending on the Group size duration of days and Services required please contact us Via our email info@himalayanmagictreks.com with your details to obtain a quote.

Cost includes:

  • Airport Pick up & drops
  • All  ground Transportation
  • 3 meals per day during the trek (Breakfast Lunch Dinner) including Tea or coffee
  • Accommodation on Guest House ( Lodge ) 
  • Accommodation Selected Hotel in Kathmandu
  • Experienced English Speaking Guide
  • Necessary Porter 1: 2 (one porter for two Guest)
  • All Government local Taxes
  • National park Fees
  • ( TIMS)Trekkers  Information Management System
  •  First Aid kit
  • General equipment for Porter during the Adventure trip
  • Guide and porter salary
  • Guide & Porter  insurance during the trekking and extra services according to the guest per demand.
  • Company T-shirt as a gift
  • Tour certificate
  • Farewell dinner with typical Nepali culture
  • Departure transport to Airport

Cost excludes:

  • Trekking equipment any type of personal expenses such as Alcoholic Beverage drinks,phone and Laundry.
  • Emergency Rescue and Travel Insurance.Trip Cancellation cost accident or Health, Loss Theft or Damage and personal effects. we Advice you to take out personal Travel Insurance.
  • Tips and Gratuities.

October, 2017

Departure DateAvailabilityDurationCost/PersonJoin Group
October 2Seat Available 14 days
October 3Seat Available 14 days
October 5Seat Available 14 days