Itinerary of Annapurna Circuit Trek start with your arrival at Kathmandu International Airport.
Our Airport representative will transfer you to hotel after meeting the representative of Trekking Trail Nepal. We will brief you about our program and meet up with the guide.
Today’s morning will start with breakfast and then drive to Bhulbhula on tourist coach and again drive about 1 hours to reach Bhulbhule for about 6 – 7 hours.
After our lunch stop we will follow the river called Marsyangdi till we reach Manang. We pass the famous names as Malaykhu, Mugling, Dumre, Besisahar and more.
The never ending green views with local lifestyle of Nepalese people will make your day short.
We will spend our first night of tea house at Bhulbhule along the river side of Marsyangdi.
Trek leading the trail to the North above the Marsyangdi river after 1 hours hike, we cross the small bridge near Ngadi.
Following the uphill trekking trail we will reach the village Bahun Danda, which lies on the top of green hills. Bahun Danda is our lunch place since nobody wants to leave this view point earlier.
Descending to the valley from Bahundada, then ascending the steep to the track wonderfully engraved out to the wall of the rock. After reaching Syange, we cross the Ghermu Phant and Khani Gaun we reach Syange Town just after crossing the Bridge over Marsyangdi. Syange is best river side town because of water fall and movements of tourist of Annapurna Circuit Trek and Manaslu circuit Trek.
Walking on the west shore of the Marsyangdi river today we expereinces the deep rocky sides with many waterfall and small small tour work as view point.
Today we pass the village like Shrichour, Jagat, Chamche then reach the Tal. The beautiful settlement of the Manang district along the eastern bank of the Marsyangdi river. Overnight stay.
Trek of about 115 km to Timal allows the amazing view of the landscapes form Karte, Dharapani and Bagarchap.
The diversification of culture and the architecture is awesome and differences in different town. The people of the Tibetan origin are very amiable. The typical rock houses, the varieties of tropical plants are still the attractions of the valley here. We will reach the Timang and stay overnight, passing via Danaqyu settlement after crossing the Marsyangdi River on the hill top.
Timang is the best place to experience the 8th highest mountain Manaslu and adjoining peak Himal Chuli.
We will trek to Chame The trail will ascend the river valley passing the Gurung village, then Thonje, reaching Bagarchhap. Moving on, we will climb up the Manang valley along the left shore of the river. We will pass through many small settlements with amazing views of Mt. Manaslu (8163m.) and the mountains over Larkya La pass. Overnight stay here.
16km trek to Pisang Walk to Chame crossing the forests of Juniper, Pine and the Bhratang village, letting the amazing view of Annapurna II to the south. Overnight stay.
Today’s destination to Manang, We will walk up to the Manang valley through Humde, Mungi and Braga village.
We will witness the exciting views of the valleys and the stunning peaks of Annapurna II, III, Gangapurna, Tilicho, Chulu east and Pisang peak from the top of the Manang valley. Overnight stay.
Remaining day for exploration of villages of Manang we have couple of options for acclimatization. Depends on your interest we can select with the local weather and condition and get ready for Throng La Pass:
1. Parkhin Gumpa -The most Popular - at the Elevation of 3900 meter
2. Ice Lake - Highest Acclimatization at the elevation of 4620 meter
3. Chonker View Point - Easy and Peaceful with Lake of 3800 meter
4. Milarepa Cave - Less Popular but natural with 4000 meter
Any of this hike is best option for Acclimatization to complete Annapurna Circuit Trek in easy way. In addition to this, the amazing views you will get from this hiking on your rest day will create more value to your holidays. Scenic Himalayas peak of Annapurna II, III,IV, Tilicho to the West, Chulu west and Chulu east to the North and Gangapurna to the South even 8th highest peak Mt. Manaslu and neighbor Himal Chuli with the deep valley of Manang, Braka and Mungi in the contrast of blue lake will make your day.
Today, the trail leads to the place called Ledder situated at 4200 meter elevation. This is one of the easy hiking of the Annapurna Circuit Trek. We will cross the small town of Tenki Manang, Gunsang, Yak Kharka and Upper Yak Kharka to reach Ledder.
Trekking trail to Ledder is full with amazing scenes of the Tilicho peak, Gangapurna, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Khangsar Peak, Trisul Peak and many more. In addition to this you will able to see 8th highest mountain called Manaslu and it's adjoining peak Himal Chuli.
The only existing vegetation of this area of Annapurna region is unique with juniper bushes which gives you the clear views of blue sheep, barking dear, wild yaks and most valuable Musk Dear. Overnight stay at Ledder.
After walking for about 2 hour, we will reach at the Base Camp of Throng La Pass. In this part of Trekking Trail we cross the river of Jorsang River with short decent and hiking on the risky trail on the West side of River. This stone falling part is not long more than 1000.
In the Throng Phedi we will stop for tea with long break to catch the breath with refill energy. This stop offers the amazing view of High Himalayas and rugged terrains.
Finally, we start our lat push to Throng High Camp, which take about 1-2 hours. This is the most difficult part of whole Annapurna Circuit Trek. Just to gain 400 meter elevation we have to spend about one hours.
Lunch at Throng High Camp, Enjoy the Highest Hotel on Annapurna Circuit Trek.
Today is the most challenging day of the Annapurna Circuit Trek. Early morning about 4-5 AM we start our day trekking to Muktinath 3800m, via Throng La pass – 5416m. We will be reach the highest point of Annapurna circuit Trek in about 3-5 hours of hiking.
We will definitely take short break at the pass of Annapurna Circuit Trek in Throng La not just to take photos, But we will try some hot drink here. Now body want to miss hot drink in this cold. Picture with the most expensive cup of drinks in the highest point of Annapurna Circuit Trek is another attraction of Today.
After some time enjoying the fascinating scenes of Himalayas then we start to hike down towards the Muktinath. This part also takes 4-5 hours to reach the tea house crossing Muktinath temple premises.
Muktinath is famous religious place for Buddhist, Hindu and Jain. Every year thousands of religious people visit the temple from Nepal, India, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and more just as pilgrimage. They don’t have any interest in the Himalayas and trail of Annapurna Circuit Trek.
Depends on your interest we can visit this Muktinath Temple complex or take extra hour to sleep after successful crossing of Throng La Pass.
After Breakfast we will start our hike towards biggest town of Annapurna Circuit Trek Jomsom. Today we will cross the ancient town of Jharkot, Khinga, Eklebhatti and reach Jomsom. Be prepare for toughest walk over the pebbles of river bank of Kaligandaki with opposite of blowing wind.
With the peaceful trail walking about 2 hours from Eklebhatti close down to Kaligandaki River valley we will reach the head quarter of the Mustang region. Overnight stay at Thakali Tea House.
Today we will experience flying in the deepest gorge with the ending of Annapurna Circuit Trek. This flight from Jomsom to Pokhara is about 35 minutes which offers the close vies of Annapurna I and Dhaulagiri I with many other peaks.
If you preferred to drive about 10 hours to experience the deepest canyon of the world lying between two gigantic mountain range of Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Annapurna with other snowy peaks, we can drive on the dirt road.
Today you have free day whole long, You can spend you time on tour around the Pokhara valley, focusing on the Devi’s Fall, World Peace Stupa, boating at Fewa Lake and more.
Overnight in Pokhara.
Traveling back to Kathmandu about 7 hours early morning drive via the amazing countryside. After arriving at Kathmandu, we will be heading to the hotel and take rest for the day or explore around if desired.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
Itinerary of Annapurna Circuit Trek aka Annapurna Round Trek concludes here. Trekking Trail Nepal representative will transfer to the airport at least before 3 hours of the scheduled flight.
Have a nice flight, See you again!