Annapurna Circuit Trekking

Annapurna Circuit TrekkingAnnapurna circuit or around Annapurna trekking is one of popular trekking trails in the Annapurna region, where one can see and enjoy with the panoramic scenes of Himalayas, including the Mt. Dhaulagiri 8167m, Mt. Annapurna I (8091m), Mt. Manaslu (8163), Mt. Annapurna II (7937m) , Mt. Annapurna III(7555m), Mt. Annapurna IV (7525m), Mt. Annapurna south (7219m), Mt. Nilgiri (7041m), Mt. Fishtail also called Machhapuchhare (6998m) , Mt. Hiunchuli (6441m), Mt. Lamjung Himal (6986m),Tukuche peak (6920m), Tilicho peak (7134m) among others. Since the Manang was opened for trekkers in 1980s, the trekking in the area has become a centre of attraction for many tourists, as the region is rich in breathtaking scenes. Besides that the tourists can explore the diverse culture and lifestyle of people living in the areas and the flora and faunas lying as a living museum. Furthermore, one can see a blend of culture of different caste and creeds living in the area namely, Bramin, Chhetree, Tibetian sherpa, Thakali, magars, Tamang, Gurung among others.

Subsequently, the higher you go up the more panoramic views of Manang village, forests and queuing hills you can see, which are some of the features of trekking in the Annapurna regions. The Around Annapurna Trekking is one of the classic trekking in the world. The circuit takes one around the Annapurna Himal, following the courses of two-mighty rivers namely Marsyangdi in the east and the Kaligandaki in the west, and takes one over the (5416m)-high Thorung La Pass in between the upper reaches of the rivers. The Kaligandaki is the world's deepest gorge, flanked by the giant Dhaulagiri and Annapurna Himalaya range.

Annapurna Circuit Trekking Facts
Trekking Destination: Annapurna Region
Group Size: Min-1, Max-16,
Highest Altitude on Trek: -
Grade: -
Transportation: Private Vehicle, Domestic Flight
Type of Trekking: Lodge / Camping
Trekking Hour: Approximately 4-7 hours each day
Total Days: 19 Days
Trip Cost: -
Trip Day to Day Itinerary
Days Activities
Day 01 Drive to Besisahar (830meters) by bus. 7 hours.
Day 02 Trek to Bahundanda (1310 meters) 5 hours.
Day 03 Trek to Chamje (1400meters). 5 hours.
Day 04 Trek to Bagarchhap (2160meters). 5 hours.
Day 05 Trek to Chame (2630meters). 5 hours.
Day 06 Trek to Pisang (3300 meters) 5 hours.
Day 07 Trek to Manang (3540 meters). 5 hours.
Day 08 Acclimatization day at Manang village.
Day 09 Trek to Yak Kharka (4000 meters) 5 hours.
Day 10 Trek to Thorong Phedi (4450 meters) 5 hours.
Day 11 Trek to Muktinath (3800 meters) via Thorung La pass (5416 meters) 8 hours.
Day 12 Trek to Marpha (2670 meters) 6 hours.
Day 13 Trek to Ghasa (2010 meters) 6 hours.
Day 14 Trek to Tatopani (1190 meters). 5 hours.
Day 15 Rest and relaxing day at Tatopani.
Day 16 Trek to Ghorepani (2810 meters) 6 hours.
Day 17 Hike to Poon Hill (3210meters) and trek to Tikhedunga (1570meters) 5 hours.
Day 18 Trek to Nayapul (1010 meters) 3 hours and drive to Pokhara.
Day 19 Drive back to Kathmandu (1345meters).